Obituaries

Ross Allen Wakefield 1945 - 2011 Spring Hill

Visitation for Ross Allen Wakefield, 65, Spring Hill, will be from 10 a.m. to noon Tuesday, Nov. 22, at Bruce Funeral Home, Spring Hill.

Mr. Wakefield died Friday, Nov. 18, 2011, at his home.

He was born July 15, 1945, in Wichita, the son of Nolte and Henrietta (Ross) Wakefield. He was a graduate of Wichita North High School and Wichita State University, where he earned a degree in accounting. He served four years in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War.

Mr. Wakefield married Donna Robbins on Aug. 10, 1968, in Wichita. They moved to Overland Park and then to Spring Hill in 1975. He was the owner of Wakefield Financial Services in the Spring Hill and Baldwin City areas since 1980. He was a member of the Friends Church.

Survivors include his wife, Donna, of the home; a daughter, Jennifer Hammett (Kurt), Shawnee; a son, Christopher H. Wakefield (Greta), Gardner; two granddaughters; a great-grandson; and two brothers, Bill Wakefield, Wichita, and Jim Wakefield, Bellingham, Wash.

The family suggests memorials to Harvesters or the Salvation Army, sent in care of the funeral home, 712 S. Webster, Spring Hill, KS 66083.

Online condolences may be left at www.brucefuneralhome.com