Doris A. McGinnis

Doris A. McGinnis

CROSS PLAINS-Doris A. McGinnis, age 94, left us peacefully to join the love of her life, Clyde, on Thursday, July 12, 2012, at Oak Park Place. She was born on March 17, 1918, in Westport to Roger H. and Stella (Priestley) Dulin.

Doris married Ernest W. Parks in 1936, and they divorced in 1965. She worked until her retirement at Carson Pirle Scott in Aurora, Ill. Doris married Clyde C. McGinnis on Dec. 1, 1979, and they spent 26 joyous years together until his death in 2005.

Doris is survived by her three children, Patricia (Don) Kerl, Mona (Robert) Hafner of Ariz., and John Parks of Mazomanie; four step-children, Donna (James) Sandley, Nancy (Robert) Haskins, Patricia Puccio, and Robert (Barbara) McGinnis; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and two sisters, Fern Dinga and Diane (Don) Schlimgen of Fla. She was preceded in death by Clyde; Ernest; her parents; three brothers, Stanley, Ralph, and Dale; and daughter-in-law, Linda Parks.

Memorial services for the family will be held at a later date. The family would like to thank the staff at Oak Park Place for the loving care Doris received.