Anna Yvonne Dutcher (Meents), 38, formerly of El Dorado, passed away Wednesday, April 17, 2013. Celebration of her life will be at 2 p.m. Monday at the First Christian Church in El Dorado. Visitation with family present will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Kirby-Morris Funeral Home.
Anna was born Feb. 19, 1975 in Grand Island, Neb., the daughter of Lee and Lark (Batey) Meents. She worked as a car sales woman for John K. Fisher. She was a member of the First Christian Church and participated in Relay For Life in El Dorado. Anna loved to dance and to travel around the country and sharing special times with her daughters.
Survivors include: daughters Alivia and Emily Dutcher of El Dorado and their father Brad Dutcher and Alexandrea Meents and her father Joshua Whitby of Wichita; mother and stepfather, Lark and Robert Ferguson of Lincoln, Neb.; father Lee Meents of Wood River, Neb.; sisters, Heidi (Sheldon) Erickson of Elgin, Okla., and Wendy Meents of Grand Island; brothers, Mike Meents of Phoenix, Ariz., and Matthew (Elif) Meents of Milbourn, N.J.; four nieces, Katie, Libby, Maya and Leyla; four nephews, Max, Charlie, Alex and Jake; and aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. She was preceded in death by sister, Michelle Meents, and grandparents.
The family requests in lieu of flowers that memorials be given to the Anna Dutcher Memorial Fund in care of Intrust Bank established for the sole purpose of helping to ensure that her children complete their secondary education. Condolences may be sent to www.kirbymorrisfuneralhome.com.