Neva "Lorraine" Strait
Neva “Lorraine” Strait, 86, passed away Monday, May 14, 2018. She was born December 31, 1931 to George and Gertrude (Bowles) Felix in Nash, OK. Lorraine was a life member of the First Christian Church of Haysville. She grew up on the farm in Oklahoma. Lorraine married Joseph Delmar Strait on June 3, 1951 and to this union, 3 children were born. The family moved to the Wichita area where she worked at Wesley Medical Center as a Data Processor and then retired as a secretary for the Kansas Oil & Gas Commission. Lorraine was dedicated to her family. She loved nature, animals, and gardening. She was preceded in death by her parents; and siblings, George Felix, Jr. and Norveta Rae Felix. Lorraine is survived by her children, Lana (Steve) Burks, Ken Strait, and Clinton Strait; grandchildren, Jesse Burks, Sara (Matthew) Dean, Kyle Strait, Kendall (Jamie) Strait, and Kenton (Emily) Strait; and great-grandchildren, Lilah, Kahle, Norah, Alyssa, Mariah, Brian, Jazz, Kynlee, Klay, and Khloe. Visitation: Friday, May 18, 2018, from 1 to 8 pm at Smith Mortuary - Haysville, 7031 S. Broadway, Haysville, KS 67060. Funeral: 11 am, Saturday, May 19, 2018 at the First Christian Church, 7465 S. Meridian, Haysville, KS 67060. Interment to follow at New Home Cemetery in Nash, OK at 3 pm. Memorial contributions may be made to Susan G. Komen, 902 N. Hillside, Wichita, KS, 67214.