Doris Mae (Patton) Reibsamen peacefully passed away on Friday, February 1, 2019, at the Titonka Care Center in Titonka, IA. Born December 27, 1938, in Vibbard, MO to Thomas and Dora Patton, Doris grew up and attended school in the Wellington/Napoleon area. She worked for Southwestern Bell in Kansas City as an operator for a while before being transferred to Wichita, KS in the 70's. Doris later moved to Cowley County Kansas where she raised her family and worked as a certified medication aide for years. She met Roger David Reibsamen and the two were married January 3, 1993. Later the couple moved to Titonka, IA where she lived the remainder of her life.
Doris leaves behind her husband, Roger Reibsamen of Titonka, IA; daughter, Tawni Spencer and husband Dale of Mulvane, KS; son, DeWayne Mansell of Wichita, KS; son, James Anthony (Tony) Mansell of Wichita, KS; son, Jack Mansell and wife Shauna of Kansas City, MO; step-children, David Reibsamen of Mason City, IA, Lynda Payer and husband Steve of Norwood, CO, Tim Reibsamen of Algona, IA, Chris Reibsamen of Mason City, IA, Debra (Reibsamen) Saville of Titonka, IA, 29 grandchildren and many great-grandchildren. Doris also leaves three brothers, Harold Dean Patton of Salinas, CA, Daniel Vester Patton of Winfield, KS, and Ronald L. Patton of Winfield, KS; and four sisters Glenda Fischer of Corder, MO, Brenda Peterson of Lexington, MO, and Linda Patton of Dexter, KS; and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, four brothers, Donald, Grandville (Lester), Thomas, and John (Jay); two sisters, Rebecca Huffman and Kay Waymier; three grandsons, Christopher Mansell, Thomas Jerome Payer, and Patrick James Severson and four granddaughters, Amber Burgess, Sabrina Ann Reibsamen and Lindsey Marie Barber.