Doris Jeanne Severson

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Doris Jeanne Severson, 94, of Cassville, passed away Tuesday, July 5, 2016, at Roaring River Health and Rehabilitation, Cassville.

She was born Sept. 18, 1921, in Lake City, Minn., the daughter of Henry Arnold and Laura Marena (Pearson) Phillips. On Sept. 15, 1946, she was united in marriage to Eric Severson who preceded her in death. Also preceding her in death were her parents and one son, Marc.

Survivors include: one daughter, Jane Severson, of Cassville; two sons, Paul Severson and his wife, Margi, and John Severson, all of Colorado; and three grandsons.

She spent much of her life in Colorado and was a homemaker. She was also a professional singer for many years and performed in Minnesota, Wisconsin and Colorado. Thirty-six years ago she and her husband Eric moved to Cassville. She was a member of Order of The Eastern Star, a pink lady at the hospital, and belonged to Golden Harvest Club.

No services are scheduled at this time. Cremation arrangements are under direction of Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville.

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