Lois M. Flannigan of Miami died Saturday, May 9, 2009, in Commerce. She was 85. 

Mrs. Flannigan was born Feb. 1, 1924, in Franklin, Kan., to Thomas and Addy (Cretchet) Mauterer. She moved to Miami in 1968 from Scammon, Kan.

She was a homemaker. 

She was married to Michael Flannigan. He preceded her in death.

She was also preceded in death by her parents, one brother and three sisters.

Survivors include one son and his wife, Mike and Brenda Flannigan of Miami; two daughters and their husbands,  Dora and Larry North of Commerce and Donna and  Earl Thielbar of Joplin, Mo., seven grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. 

Services will be 10 a.m. Wednesday at G.A.R. Cemetery in Miami. Chaplain Bob Barker will officiate.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 7 p.m. today at Cooper-Althouse Funeral Home.