Mary Ramsey

Obituary of Mary Ramsey

Mary M. (Workman) Ramsey, age 75, of Pittsburg, Kansas, formerly of Colony, Kansas, passed away on Tuesday, January 12, 2016, at her home.

She was born August 9, 1940, in Logan, West Virginia, the daughter of Elbert and Vivian Irene (Justice) Workman. Mary married Ronald Glenn Mosby in 1960 and this union was blessed with one daughter, Rhonda Lynn. They later divorced. She later married Leo L. Ramsey in1968, and this union was blessed with one son, Lance A., they later divorced.

Mary was a stay at home mother until she and Leo purchased the school buses in Colony, Kansas, in which she drove regular routes and trips. She enjoyed cooking, music, cards and games, gardening, flowers, hand sewing and quilting. Mary enjoyed outside and sunshine, and especially loved garage sales.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Elbert and Irene Workman; siblings, Lawrence Workman, Deloris Norman, Donald Workman, Sheila Lackey, and Jimmy Workman.

Mary is survived by her longtime companion, Dan Lyons and her dog, Maggie Mae of Pittsburg, Kansas; her children, Rhonda Mosby of Pittsburg, Kansas; Lance Ramsey and wife Jill of Lone Elm, Kansas; grandchildren, Krysta (Taylor) Duft and husband Cody of Webb City, Missouri; Jory Ramsey of Pittsburg, Kansas; and Kellen Ramsey of Lone Elm, Kansas; great grandson, Cale Linn Duft; siblings, Edward Workman, Loretta Sargent, Carolyn Spaulding, Alan "Sam" Workman, all of Logan, West Virginia.

Memorial services will be held at 1:00 PM on Friday, January 15, 2016, at the Feuerborn Family Funeral Service Chapel in Colony, Kansas. Family will greet friends following the service at the funeral home in Colony. Inurnment will be held on Sunday in Logan, West Virginia.

Memorial contributions may be made to Crest USD 479 and left in care of the funeral home.

You may send your condolences to the family at www.feuerbornfuneral.com