Archive for Sunday, October 10, 2004

Park Hetzel III

October 10, 2004


Services for Park Hetzel III, 77, Lawrence, will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home.

Mr. Hetzel died Friday, Oct. 8, 2004, at his home.

He was born May 3, 1927, in Lawrence, the son of Park Hetzel Jr. and Mabel Mary Puckett Hetzel.

Mr. Hetzel graduated from Liberty Memorial High School in 1944 and attended Kansas University.

He served in the Navy during World War II. He ran Hetzel Enterprises with his wife, Jean Stanton, from the 1950s to the 1990s. He was a member of the Eagles Lodge No. 309 in Lawrence.

Mr. Hetzel is survived by his wife, Jean, of the home; and a daughter, D. Ann Murphy Stanton, Lawrence.

Friends may call from noon to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home, where the family will receive friends from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. today.

The family suggests memorials to Hospice Care of Douglas County, Professional Sitters, or the oncology department at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.

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