Doris J. (Mulliniks) Lemp, 82, of Mt. Vernon passed away at Mt. Vernon Nursing and Rehab on February 17, 2021. She was born on February 11, 1939 in Walnut Ridge, Arkansas to Henry and Dorothy (Ozburn) Mulliniks. She was married to David Lemp and he preceded her in death on December 22, 2013.
Doris worked for several years as a waitress for Gundy’s restaurant in Mt. Vernon. She enjoyed relaxing and watching her TV in her off time.
She is survived by her sons, Don (Shari) Lemp and Herb Lafferty; daughters, Phyllis Zimmerman and Cheryl Lauer; 14 grandchildren, several great-grandchildren and 1 great great-grandchild; brothers, Roy Mulliniks, Jr. and Michael Feigl.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, son, Kevin Michael; great-grandchild, Kyle Shea; sisters, Louise Greer and Barbara Vunetich.
A funeral service will be held at 1:00 PM on February 24, 2021 at Stendeback Family Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon, with Rev. Dallas Robinson officiating. Burial will follow in Bellefontaine Cemetery. A walk-through visitation will be held from 12:00 PM until time of service. Due to the national health crisis mask should be worn and social distancing should be maintained. Online condolences may be left at stendebackfamilyfuneralhome.com
The family wishes to express their Thanks to the staff at Mt. Vernon Nursing and Rehab for the care they provided to their mother.