Obituaries detail

Jean Marie Mardis , Age: 90
May 22, 1932 - May 05, 2023

Jean Marie Mardis, 90, of Lawrence, Kansas, formerly of Bloomington, passed away peacefully, Friday, May 5, 2023  at Hospice House, Olathe, Kansas after a brave battle with kidney disease.


She was born May 22, 1932, in Valentine, Nebraska, daughter of Edna and Charles Payne.  She was preceded in death by her first husband William B. Mardis, Jr.; sons, Gary Lee Mardis, Bruce Steven Mardis and former husband LeRoy Price.


Surviving are her children, Lori (Glenn) Bynum, Spring, Texas, Chuck Mardis (Cathy) Mardis, Normal, Illinois, Eric Mardis (Rebecca) Lawrence, Kansas; nine grandchildren, ten great-grandchildren; two sisters, Karen Turgeon, Lomita, CA, and Judy Venturato, Lampasas, Texas.


Jean had a contagious smile and was loved by all.   She was an award winning quilter, avid camper and loved weekly country western dancing with her friends.


Memorial tributes may be made to Kidney Foundation or to an organization of the donor's choice.



Donna Price- Burkdoll May 25, 2023

Step daughter ,Rantoul ,Kansas

Jean is deeply missed by the Price family. Her laughter and beautiful smile would fill the room. Dad, (Corkey Price) and Jean are shining stars now, watching over all of us. Jean deeply touched all our lives and will always remain in our hearts.♥️ Our Deepest Sympathy and Love to you all.