Lakin- Patti Jane Duffield, 53, died on Monday, February 19, 2018 at Kearny County Hospital in Lakin. She was born on November 13, 1964 at Ulysses the daughter of William T. & Patricia E. (Rich) Johnson. She married Stanley Vanover in 1983 at Lakin. She later married Kelly Duffield on May 29, 1993 at Garden City. He died on June 30, 2005.
Patti graduated from Lakin High School in 1983 where she was a cheerleader while also working as a waitress at Harold’s Hideaway and Dairy Queen. She graduated from the Cosmetology Program at Garden City Community College. Patti had several different jobs in her life including a Hairdresser at Regis in Garden City & Dorothy’s Boutique in Lakin, Waitress at the Blue Hereford in Ford,, Dillon’s in Dodge City & operating a day care. She was a member of the United Methodist Church in Deerfield. She enjoyed reading, painting, knitting & especially being involved with her Nephews Hayden & Parker.
She is survived by her Step-Son- Lorren Duffield of California, Father- Bill Johnson of Lakin & Sister- Wendy Pearson of Lakin.
Funeral Service will be at 10:30 AM Friday at the United Methodist Church in Deerfield with Rev. Doug Olson officiating. Burial will be in Lakin Cemetery. Friends may call from 3:00 PM to 8:00 PM Wednesday and 9:00 AM to 8:00 PM Thursday at Garnand Funeral Home in Lakin. Memorials are suggested to Deerfield United Methodist Church in care of Garnand Funeral Home. Condolences may be posted at www.garnandfuneralhomes.com
Garnand Funeral Home 508 N. Main, Box 91 Lakin, Ks 67860 620-355-7575