Elizabeth (Betty) Sunderwirth Belcher Pollard

Posted July 31, 2014 at 12:37 pm

Elizabeth (Betty) Pollard, 91, El Dorado Springs, passed away Thursday, July 24, 2014, at Shawnee Gardens Healthcare, Shawnee, KS.

Memorial service will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 9, at Sheldon Funeral Home, El Dorado Springs, with burial in the El Dorado Springs City Cemetery under the direction of Sheldon Funeral Home.

Family will receive friend from 12 – 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 9 at the funeral home.

Also Saturday, Aug. 9, an opportunity to sign a guest book and offer condolences for Dr. Bill Sunderwirth will be at the memorial service for his sister, Betty Pollard.

In lieu of flowers, the

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