A rliss Sue (Holland) Dick, 73, of Axtell, KS passed away at her home on January 1, 2017.
Sue was born on July 2, 1943 at her parent’s home in Vermillion, KS to John and Jean (Law) Holland. She attended school in Vermillion and graduated in 1961.
She was united in marriage to Duane Dick in 1963 at St. Michaels Catholic Church in Axtell. They celebrated 52 years of marriage prior to Duane’s death on May of 2015.
In 1976, Sue & Duane purchased a Standard Petroleum Jobbership in Seneca, and later sold the business in 1982. She then purchased the Friendly Diner that she ran until her retirement in 2005. After retiring, Sue and Duane opened The Quilt Basket Quilt Shop that they ran until 2015.
Sue was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Duane; a grand-daughter, Alyssa Davis; a great-grandson, Mox Steele; and her sister, Marilyn (Tuffy) Miller-Durland.
Survivors include two daughters, Cindy (Kenny) Alderfer of Sabetha, KS, and Cathy (Terry) Slifer of Lawrence, KS; four grand-daughters, Jessica (Chance) Steele, Ashley Maley, Mickhail Farmer and Tyanna Alderfer; three great-grandchildren, Craetyn Farmer, Kendrick Maley and Rhylee Farmer; her sister, Kay Hulsing; and her brother, J.B. Holland.
Memorial service will be Saturday, January 7, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. at the NorthRidge Church in Seneca. Visitation will be Friday, January 6, 2017 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the church. Inurnment will be made at the Baileyville Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Coins For A Cause, sent in care of the funeral home, 823 Virginia, Sabetha, KS 66534.