TECUMSEH, Kan. -- Twila Sorsveen, Tecumseh, Kan., wife of Stanford Sorsveen, a former Brainerd resident, died Friday, Sept. 21, 2001, in Tecumseh, Kan.
She was born in St. Joseph, Mo., to Sylvan and Maybell (Clark) Bryant. She married Stanford Sorsveen on Feb. 13, 1958. She was employed for many years at the Topeka, Kan., Rescue Mission Economy Store. She also worked for the state of Kansas and did volunteer work at the East Topeka Senior Citizens Center.
Survivors include her husband; four daughters, Evelyn Sturgis, Topeka, Kan., Joyce Hesse, Topeka, Kan., Denise King, Topeka, Kan., and Janet Kristinat, Tecumseh, Kan.; 10 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; a sister, Star Hummer, Redding, Calif.; and two brothers, Buddy Bryant, Valley Falls, Kan., and James Musa, Berryton, Kan.
Four infant children died earlier.
Services were Tuesday at Penwell Gabel Midtown Chapel. Burial will be in Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Richland, Kan. Memorials are preferred to Heart of Hospice in Topeka, Kan.
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