Velma Meeks, 89, of Olathe, Kansas, passed away April 18, 2013 at Evergreen Community.
She was born on March 17, 1924 in Anamosa, Iowa to Leslie J. and Mildred M. (Leinan) Meeks Phillips. Velma was a dorm supervisor at Kansas School of the Deaf. A brother, Jim Meeks, survives. She was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers, Russell and Garrett Meeks.
A memorial Service will be held at 1 pm, Saturday, May 18, 2013 at Evergreen, 11875 S. Sunset Drive, Olathe. Burial will be in Forest Cemetery, Anamosa. Memorial contributions may be made to Deaf Cultural Center, 455 East Park, Olathe, KS 66061, 913-782-184