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McPhersonSentinel - McPherson, KS
  • Obituary: Hazel M. Stafford

  • Hazel M. Stafford, 96, of McPherson, passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 16, 2013, at Harry Hynes Memorial Hospice Center, Wichita. She was a retired nurse aide for McPherson Hospital.
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  • Hazel M. Stafford, 96, of McPherson, passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 16, 2013, at Harry Hynes Memorial Hospice Center, Wichita. She was a retired nurse aide for McPherson Hospital.
    She was born on Nov. 3, 1916, in Topeka, the daughter of George Marion and Erna M. (Batson) Dix. She graduated from McPherson High School in 1934. Hazel was united in marriage to John B. Carpenter in McPherson.  He passed away on June 7, 1942. She married John C. Stafford on June 14, 1973. He preceded her in death on Oct. 2, 2005.
    Survivors include: her daughter, Joan Carpenter of Wichita; sister, Gwen Eck of McPherson; and two nephews, Joe Eck of Emporia, and George Eck and wife, Mona, of McPherson.
    She was preceded in death by her parents, husbands, sister, Dora Wildermuth, and brothers-in-laws, Leonard Eck and Alvin Wildermuth.
    A private graveside service will be on Tuesday, May 21, 2013, at the McPherson Cemetery with Rev. Tim Lytle officiating.
    Memorial donations may be given to Harry Hynes Memorial Hospice in care of Stockham Family Funeral Home, 205 N. Chestnut St., McPherson, KS 67460.  Personal condolences may be sent to the family at www.stockhamfamily.com.

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