Donald Lee Farmer, age 90, passed away on Saturday, May 2, 2015 at Greeley County Long Term Care in Tribune, Kansas. Don was born July 14, 1924 in Horace, Kansas, the son of Charles Richardson & Nellie Rebecca (Davis) Farmer, Sr.. A lifetime resident of Greeley County, Kansas, and Don was an accountant and bookkeeper for several businesses in Greeley County. Don served his country during World War Two as a Liaison Pilot in the United States Army Air Corp earning the rank of Staff Sergeant.
Don was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Tribune, Kansas
On February 12, 1947 he married Velma Baker in Tribune, Kansas. Velma passed away on April 22, 2004 at Tribune, Kansas.
Don’s surviving family includes-
Richard Barton Farmer- Overland Park, Kansas
Linda Kay Peterson- Tribune, Kansas
Kathleen Jo Durham- Tribune, Kansas
Christine Lee Johnson- Wichita, Kansas
Laura Jean Rowton- Scott City, Kansas
8 grandchildren and 7 great grandchild
His parents and a brother, Charles Farmer, Jr., also precede him in death.
Funeral Services will be held at 10:00 am (MST) Wednesday, May 6, 2015 at the First Presbyterian Church in Tribune, Kansas with Jeri Smith officiating.
Burial will be in Greeley County Cemetery in Tribune, Kansas.
Friends may call from 3:00 pm until 8:00 pm Tuesday at Price and Sons Funeral Home in Tribune, Kansas.
Memorials may be given to Greeley County Long Term Care or the First Presbyterian Church in care of the funeral home.