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 Roy Dale Aikins, Jr

Roy Dale Aikins, Jr

Parsons, Labette County, Kansas, USA
Death 15 Dec 2001 (aged 54)
Chanute, Neosho County, Kansas, USA
Burial Humboldt, Allen County, Kansas, USA
Plot Add 1 Blk N Lot 54 Sp 7
Memorial ID 85195327 · View Source
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Published Dec. 20, 2001 - Chanute, KS

Roy Dale Aikins Jr., 54, of Chanute, Kansas, died Saturday, Dec. 15, 2001, at his home.

He was born Dec. 13, 1947, in Parsons, Kansas, the son of Roy Dale and Virginia Lea (Neagle) Aikins Sr.

He graduated from Humboldt High School in 1965.

He served two years active duty at the Patuxent River Naval Air Base in Maryland.

On January 25, 1966, he married Glenda Faye Michael in Humboldt, Kansas. They divorced in 1977.

He was employed with Wonder Bread, Ruan Trucking, Square Deal Oil, and Enron. He managed the IGA deli in Colby, Ottawa, and Chanute, KS, as well as the Sears store in Chanute.

He was a member of the Humboldt Jaycees and the Humboldt Volunteer Fire Department. He was a volunteer with the Humboldt ball program for several years and was one of the volunteers who organized and constructed Sweat Park.

Survivors include his father and step-mother, Roy and Vada Aikins, of Humboldt, KS; his life partner, Mona Courter, of the home; a son, Ed, of Amarillo, Tx; a daughter, Jennifer Barnhart, of Louisburg, KS; two brothers, George Wayne Aikins, of Humboldt, KS, and Danny Joe Aikins, of Chanute, KS; a sister, Wanda Dye, of Latham, KS; a step-sister, Patricia Lee (Michael) Bankston, of Baldwin City, KS; two step-brothers, Max William Michael and Joseph Alan Michael, both of Humboldt, KS; four grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Virginia Lea Aikins; a brother, Ronald Earl Aikins; and his grandparents.

Funeral service will be Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2001, at St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Humboldt, Kansas, led by the Rev. David Meier. Interment will be at Mt. Hope Cemetery, Humboldt, Kansas. Military honors will be conducted by VFW Post #1654, of Chanute, KS.

Memorials are suggested to the Humboldt Recreation Commission and may be left with the funeral home.

Gibson-Koch-Friskel Chapel, 16 N. Forest, Chanute, KS 66720, is in charge of arrangements.


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