Archive for Thursday, May 7, 1998


May 7, 1998


Services for Robert J. Hafferkamp, 58, Lawrence, will be 10 a.m. Friday at the Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. Burial will be at Maple Grove Cemetery, Lawrence.

Mr. Hafferkamp died Tuesday, May 5, 1998, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.

He was born March 14, 1940, in Kansas City, Kan., the son of Frank Hafferkamp and Catherine Louise Drake.

He moved to Lawrence as a small child. He attended Lawrence schools and graduated from Tonganoxie High School. He worked in Kansas University's maintenance department for 10 years. Mr. Hafferkamp served in the U.S. Navy in Vietnam.

He married Betty Hafferkamp. She preceded him in death.

Survivors include a brother, Frank Lee Hafferkamp, Missouri; and a sister, Hazel Ashcraft, Lawrence.

Friends may call from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

The family suggests memorials to the donor's choice and may be sent in care of the funeral home.

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