Lora Padgett-Schmidt passed away July 24 at her home in Raytown, MO with Eddie Quigg her loving companion of forty years at her side. Daughter of James and Eunice Padgett, Lora grew up in Manhattan, KS and attended schools there. Lora was one of thirteen born of Eunice. Deceased siblings include: April Valerie, Infant Girl, Nadine Demmith, Norman Padgett, David L. Padgett, Billy Dean Thompson. Living siblings include: Dona Bradley (twin) of Omaha, NE; Jim Padgett Manhattan KS; Tom Padgett Ft. Collins, CO; and Linda Brandenburg of Riley, KS.
During the hospital stay of Eunice before her death, Lora was in charge of the house and her younger siblings. Lora had a caring, loving and gentle soul. Lora cared for Viola St. Louis and Lawrence Padgett prior to their deaths.
We love you Lora and you will forever be in our hearts.