Lake City – Doris Hanks, 91, died Wednesday, December 20, 2017 at Shady Oaks Care Center in Lake City. Funeral services were held on Wednesday, December 27, 2017 at Woodlawn Christian Church in Lake City with Pastor Roy Karlen officiating. Burial was in the Lake City Cemetery.
Doris Jean (Sommerfeld) Hanks was born on August 26, 1926, in Manson, Iowa to Arthur and Blanche (Nicholson) Sommerfeld. She graduated from Lake City High School in 1944. On February 2, 1947, Doris married Herbert Keith Hanks at Woodlawn Christian Church in Lake City. Over the years Doris worked at the Lake City Library, Farley’s Clothing Store and Ben Franklin. She was a member of Woodlawn Christian Church, BPW, Sorosis Club, and Quilting Club.
Doris is survived by her sons Bill (Sheri) Hanks and Duane (Linda) Hanks all of Lake City, 6 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Keith in 1986, brothers Roy and Harold Sommerfeld, and sister Arlene Carlson.