Eleanor Ilene Bolain
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Bolain, Eleanor Ilene 84, former owner and operator of B&S Aircraft Parts and Accessories, Inc., passed away Thursday, June 25, 2020. She was born February 24, 1936 to Cecil and Elda (Chaffin) Miller in Wichita, KS. She was preceded in death by her parents; the love of her life and husband of 60 years, Ed Bolain; granddaughter, Chelsea Gerbitz; and brother, Charley Miller. Eleanor is survived by her daughters, Chris Brophy and Janell Gerbitz; sister, Marty (Rip) VanWinkle; cousin, Johnny Chaffin; grandchildren, Chancy Gerbitz, Shane Brophy, Chase (Taren) Brophy, and Zach Brophy; 5 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; and numerous close friends. Graveside Service: 10 am, Monday, June 29, 2020 at Branson Cemetery, 11200 E. 47th St. S., Derby, KS 67037. Memorial contributions may be made to the Kansas Food Bank, 1919 E. Douglas, Wichita, KS 67211. www.Reflection-Pointe.com

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Published in Wichita Eagle on Jun. 28, 2020.
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Robert McKinney
June 30, 2020
Eleanor was our neighborhood mother and will be sorely missed, fondly remembered, and never forgotten. We Love you sweetheart !
Jay Hall
June 30, 2020
I am so sorry not to have made graveside.. I was out of town.. Eleanor will be truly missed here on earth.. Sending love, hugs and prayers. Love Lori
Lori Montgomery Noblitt
June 30, 2020
Please accept my condolences . I'm so sorry for the loss of your loved one. May the word of God comfort and strengthen you. 2 Thessalonians 2:16,17
June 28, 2020
such a dear sweet woman and friend. We had some fun laughs together. i will miss her. I adored her. very sad. Janell please keep in touch. Hug. love kathi
kathi gurley
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