Marie Ann Harden, 77, of El Dorado, died Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at the Kansas Heart Hospital, Wichita. Visitation with the family will be from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday at Carlson Funeral Home, El Dorado.
She was born Sept. 26, 1935 in Sullivan, Ill., the daughter of Ray and Irene (Dunkleburger). She graduated from Sullivan High School, and was an accounts payable employee for 25 years at S. B. A. Memorial Hospital. Marie loved to spend time with her grandchildren; going to the Casinos; reading and traveling and was a KU basketball fan.
Those who survive include her children and their spouses, Marcy and Steve Stewart of El Dorado, Laura and Don Taylor of Mesquite, Texas, and Mike and Sheila Harden of El Dorado; grandchildren, Jeff and Greg Stewart of El Dorado, Clint Harden of Wichita, Kevin and Brian Taylor of Mesquite, Texas, and Nicole and Blake Jacques of El Dorado; and great-grandchild, Aaron Stewart of El Dorado.
She was preceded in death by her parents; step-dad, Chris Monroe; and two brothers, Elliot and Joe Yeakel.
Memorials to her memory for the American Heart Association may be left at Carlson Funeral Home, El Dorado, Kansas. Condolences to the family can be sent to www.carlsoncolonial.com.