Delores “Dee” Vincent-Price, 83, of Silver Lake, passed away Wednesday, September 1, 2021.
She was born April 19, 1938, in Burlington, Kansas, the daughter of Robert and Mabel (Dorrah) Salsbury.
She received an Associate Degree in Nursing from Baker University.
Dee was employed by Stormont Vail Health for over 30 years and later continued her career working for the Board of Nursing as an investigator prior to retirement.
Dee was a member of the First Baptist Church of Silver Lake.
Dee married Robert Vincent in 1963 in Topeka, Kansas. He preceded her in death in 1976.
Survivors include her children, Stephanie Myrick of Topeka, DeAnna (Michael) Scheier of St. Marys and Kirby (Carol) Vincent of Topeka; seventeen grandchildren; twenty-six great-grandchildren; one great-great grandchild; her siblings, Myra Winsor, Steve Salsbury, Larry Salsbury and Tom Salsbury.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her son, Robert Lynch; one sister; four brothers and a great-grandchild, Jimmy Vincent.
Dee was an avid Chiefs fan and loved John Wayne, Clint Eastwood and Garth Brooks. She also enjoyed gardening and crafting. She contributed to multiple charities and loved her dog Dexter.
Honoring Dee’s request, cremation is planned. Dove Cremations and Funerals – Southwest Chapel, 3700 SW Wanamaker Rd., Topeka, Kansas 66610 is assisting the family.
Inurnment of Dee’s cremated remains will take place at a later date at Silver Lake Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, Kansas 66675.
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