Published On: Wed, Jan 4th, 2017

Obituary: Doris Hanlyn

CENTER RIDGE, AR — Doris Jean Hanlyn, age 74, of Center Ridge, AR, passed away peacefully at her home on Monday, Dec. 5, 2016.

Doris was born July 15, 1942, at Plainview, the daughter of Otto and LaVern (Nissen) Kieckhafer.  She graduated from Osmond High School in 1960.  Before moving to Arkansas, Doris lived in southern California, where she worked for many years as a medical transcriptionist and was well known for her exceptional typing ability.

Survivors include a son, Jason Hanlyn and wife Christina of Center Ridge; two daughters, Cindy Hanlyn of Center Ridge and Michelle Hormann and husband Daniel of Hattieville; a sister, Janice Johnson of Norfolk; a brother, Marvin Kieckhafer of Council Bluffs, IA; four grandchildren, Andru Hanlyn of Conway, Victoria Hormann of Hattieville, Brayden Hanlyn of Center Ridge and Jessica Hanlyn of Pennsylvania, and one great-grandchild to be.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Hanlyn, and her parents.