Deloris “Dee” Tader, 85, of Olathe passed from this world on Friday, February 12th, 2016.
Dee was born on November 22nd, 1930 in Mora, MN to Alfred and Eva Selix, and grew up in Osseo, MN where she met and married the love of her life John Allen Tader. They lived in the Minneapolis area until 1975, when they moved to St Louis, MO. They moved to Olathe, KS in 1988, where they became members of the College Church of the Nazarene. Dee and John were blessed with eight children. She was the consummate homemaker whose gift of hospitality blessed so many of her friends and family. She found her greatest fulfillment in the role of a godly wife, and a caring, praying mother , grandmother and great grandmother. Dee still found the time and the love in her heart to care for scores of children as an in home childcare provider. Dee loved each and every one of these children as if they were her own, and was often heard praying for them and their families. Dee was also very involved with her church family and hosted Bible studies and events in her home.
Dee was preceded in death by her husband, John; her son, Donald; her grandchildren Donald Jr., and Jill; her siblings, Lawrence, Audrey, Donald, Kenneth, Lyle and Gladys.
Dee is survived by her children; Virginia Phillips, Sandie Montgomery, Barbara Gordon, Nancy (Russell) Schweitzer, John (Laura) Tader, Cheryl (Steve) Longley and Brian (Janice) Tader; 18 grandchildren and 19 great grandchildren; siblings Hazel Bolinger, Phyllis Clark, Marjorie Hakanson, Merlin Selix and Geraldine Hultburg.
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