Patsy Anne Hapes, 78, died Tuesday, January 28, 2020 at her home in Garden City, Kansas. She was born November 21, 1941 in Hutchinson, Kansas the daughter of David & Frances (Wilcox) Stephenson.
Patsy moved with her family to Tribune, Kansas when she was very young. She attended Tribune schools and graduated from Greeley County High School in 1959. She then attended and graduated from cosmetology school in Hutchinson. On October 22, 1961, she married Arlen Hapes in Tribune, Kansas. They moved to Garden City where they have lived since. A homemaker, Patsy owned her own beauty shop for a short time in Tribune. She also worked as the bookkeeper for Hapes Trucking. Patsy enjoyed dancing and she was an avid Kansas City Chiefs fan.
Survivors include her husband Arlen Hapes of the home; two children David & wife Janice Hapes of Holcomb, Kansas and Debbie & husband Wayne Amos of Garden City, Kansas; a sister Carrol Deane Young of Tribune, Kansas; a brother Don Stephenson of Oakley, Kansas; four grandchildren David Amos, Ashly & husband Tyler Deines, Dylan Amos, & Kaitlyn Amos; three step grandchildren Kayla Brown, Kassie Brown, & Trever Brown; five great-grandchildren Tru Amos, Khloe Deines, Paige Deines, Harper Amos, & Ryker Amos; and numerous step great-grandchidlren. Patsy is preceded in death by her parents; a son Danny Hapes; and a brother Davie Stephenson.
A private family interment will take place at a later date at Valley View Cemetery in Garden City. There will be no calling hours. The family suggests memorials given to the Heartland Cancer Center in care of Garnand Funeral Home of Garden City.