|Birth: ||Jan. 13, 1902|
|Death: ||Nov. 30, 1993|
Lawrence A. Hammes, 91, formerly of Baileyville, died November 30, 1993, at a Seneca hospital.
He was born January 13, 1902, at St. Benedict, the son of Theodore and Anna Broxterman Hammes and attended rural school and Baileyville school.
Mr. Hammes was a farmer and stockman. He and his wife farmed southwest of Seneca and later moved to a farm west of Seneca. he also owned livestock and a dairy and worked in custom corn shelling, hay baling, threshing, combining and trucking in the area.
He was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Baileyville, where he served on the church committee many years and the Benedictine Oblates. He was a 73 year member of the Knights of Columbus Council No 1769 in Seneca. He was a director many years on the Baileyville Bank Board of Directors.
He was married to Cora Stallbaumer, April 14, 1926, in St. Mary's Catholic Church, St. Benedict. She died July 15, 1975.
A son, Donald Hammes, died November 21, 1967.
Survivors include five daughters, Cleta Haverkamp, Centralia, KS; Dorothy Bergman, Topeka, KS; Bernice Heiman, Baileyville, KS; Mary Rose Feuerborn, Richmond, KS; Jeanette Dick, Meriden, KS; six sons, Alvin Hammes, Shawnee Mission, KS; Gerald Hammes, Galen Hammes, Leo Hammes, Seneca, KS; Kenneth Hammes, Baileyville, KS; Larry Hammes, Independence, MO; a sister, Marie Hammes, Centralia; a brother, Raymond Hammes, Topeka, KS; 39 grandchildren and 33 great grandchildren.
Funeral services were held at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Baileyville and burial was in the church cemetery.
Theodore Hammes (1870 - 1949)
Anna M Broxterman Hammes (1874 - 1927)
Cornelia Lenora Stallbaumer Hammes (1904 - 1975)
Donald Raymond Hammes (1931 - 1967)*
Irene Margaret Hammes Koelzer (1902 - 1977)*
Lawrence A. Hammes (1902 - 1993)
Frances Elizabeth Hammes (1911 - 1999)*
Sacred Heart Cemetery
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