Funeral arrangements are pending at Rumsey Funeral Home for Paula M. Dolbier, 20, who died early Monday, February 22, 1971 in a motorcycle accident on the Long Beach Freeway in Long Beach, CA.
Miss Dolbier, of Compton, CA, was dead on arrival at St. Mary's Hospital in Long Beach after the motorcycle on which she was a passenger crashed into a freeway center divider, according the the California Highway Patrol.
The driver of the motorcycle, Frank Van Dyke, also of Compton, suffered minor injuries and was not hospitalized.
Miss Dolbier was born October 22, 1950 in Lawrence. She was a 1968 graduate of Lawrence High School and attended Kansas University for one year.
She is survived by her parents, Mr. and Mrs. John Dolbier, Lawrence; a half sister, Cathy Vinson, San Jose, CA; and her grandmother, Mrs. Paul Winter, Lawrence.