Dorothy Marie "Dorie" Erhard

Erhard, Dorothy Marie "Dorie" 64, left us peacefully in the early morning hours of August 7, 2017. Dorie was a dental assistant for the office of Jon Woodruff, D.D.S. Preceded in death by father, Florian Joseph Brungardt; grandparents, Thecla Cantu and Mike and Alberta Korbe; brothers-in-law, Cris Anderson and Jeffery Berry. Dorie is survived by the love of her life, Mark Woodard; mother, Dorothy Brungardt; son, Justin, and daughter-in-law, Alex; precious granddaughter, Ava; brother, Mike; sisters, Bette, Jody and Mary Frances, and many beloved nieces and nephews. Dorie loved life to the fullest and will be remembered for her vitality and spirit. She truly measured life not by the number of breaths she took, but by the moments that took her breath away. Celebration of Life Service 10:30 a.m. Friday, August 11, at East Heights United Methodist Church. Memorial: The Dorothy Erhard Memorial for the Mary Jane Teal Scholarship, c/o WSU Foundation, 1845 Fairmount, Wichita, KS 67260. Downing & Lahey West.

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Downing & Lahey Mortuary, Inc.
10515 W. Maple Wichita, KS 67209
(316) 773-4553

Published in The Wichita Eagle from Aug. 9 to Aug. 10, 2017