• Lorene Selter

    5 Feb 2020

  • Sedan – Lorene Selter, age 80, of rural Sedan Kansas passed away Wednesday, February 5, 2020 at her home. 

    Lorene was born on September 18, 1939 in St. Elmo, Illinois to Earl E. Sproat and Mary (Morgan) Sproat.  She grew up in Sedan and graduated from Sedan High School in the class of 1958.

    On March 1, 1959 she married Don Selter at the First Christian Church in Sedan.  They made their homes throughout the country before living in Aspermont, Texas for several years before moving back to the Sedan area where they purchased their farm in the early 1990’s.

    Lorene worked as an X-ray tech in Aspermont, Texas for several years before retiring.

    Lorene was a member of the First Christian Church in Sedan for many years, as well as the Dorcas Society and Friendly Neighbors Club; she enjoyed quilting, and fishing and her most precious thing was spending time with her grandkids and great-grandkids.

    Lorene is survived by her husband of 60 years, Don Selter of the home; two sons, Jerry Selter and wife Lucy of Greenville, Texas and Will Selter and wife Vicki of Aspermont, Texas; two daughters, Marcia Hale and husband Ronnie of Garber, Oklahoma and Meledy McNutt and husband Don of Sulphur, Oklahoma; one sister, Erma Eastwood of Fort Scott, Kansas and one brother, Steve Sproat of Florida; 15 grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren, and 1`great-great grandchild and many other family and friends.

    Church services will be held on Monday, February 10, 2020 at 10:30 a.m. at the First Christian Church in Sedan with Pastor Penny Goldberg of the First Christian Church officiating.  Burial will follow at the Greenwood Cemetery in Sedan.

    Family and friends may call on Sunday, February 9, 2020 from 2:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. at the Dickens Family Funeral Home in Sedan.

    The family has suggested memorials to the First Christian Church or Harry Hynes Memorial Hospice  and may be left in care of the Dickens Family Funeral Home, 209 N. Douglas, Sedan, Kansas  67361.