Archive for Thursday, June 7, 2007

Obituary: Bruce S. Stellwagen


June 7, 2007

No services are planned for Bruce Steven Stellwagen, 55, Perry.

Mr. Stellwagen died Tuesday, May 29, 2007, at his home after an extended illness of mesothelioma cancer and cirrhosis of the liver.

He was born July 27, 1951, in Lawrence, the son of Lawrence E. "Larry" Jr. and Betty M. Bradley Stellwagen. He attended Lawrence schools.

Mr. Stellwagen worked for M-Pact in Eudora and as a mechanic.

Survivors include his parents, Perry; a son, Ryan J. Stellwagen, and Ryan's mother, Pam Helm, both of Perry; a sister, Debbie K. Ward, Winchester; and a brother, Lawrence E. Stellwagen III, Perry.

The family suggests memorials to Jefferson County Home Health and Hospice or the Ryan J. Stellwagen Fund at First State Bank and Trust in Perry, sent in care of Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home, P.O. Box 1260, Lawrence 66044.

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