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Wesley Lee

July 31, 1949 – October 22, 2017

Wesley Powell
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"We are honored to provide this Book of Memories to the family."
— Weeks Family Funeral Home & Crematory
"I’ll loveyou for the rest of mine ❤️"
— Donna
"Dear Donna, Nikki, Kara, Ruby, Brenda and families, What a shocking loss. Kent called to let me know that Wes had received the diagnosis..."
— In deepest sympathy, Sue Shaw Messerly
"So sorry for you loss Donna, Nikki and Kara, and family. Sending our love and prayers!"
— Darrell and Christi Dupree, and family
"Thoughts and prayers for Donna Immroth Powell, and family at the passing of Wesley. May God comfort each of you at this time of loss. ..."
— Roderick (Rod) and Rebecca (Becky) Hoffman Manhattan, KS
"Wes was a great man, He will be missed, We are praying for peace and comfort for all the family. Sending all our love. Ron and Carolyn ..."
— Ron and Carolyn Wilcox
"RIP Wes, my friend."
— Becky Hickman
"Lighting the way to heaven, you will be so missed "Moe" Love to Donna and family from "Flo"..."
— Nancy & Craig Groth
"Prayers,love and hugs during this time"
— Carla Showers
"So sorry for your loss! Wes was a neat guy! May God Bless"
— Art & Janet Nelson
"Love ya Popo! "
— Tree and Audi

Obituary for Wesley Lee Powell

SUBLETTE - Wesley Lee Powell, 68, passed away Sunday, October 22, 2017 at the family farm in Sublette, Ks. He was born July 31, 1949 to Raeburn J. and Ruby Maxine (Ellsaesser) Powell in Garden City, Ks. He married Donna Jean Immroth on April 8, 1972.

Wes enjoyed being involved in his community. He served on the Haskell County Cemetery Board, Tri-State Feeders Board of Directors and the Sublette United Methodist Church Board and various committees. Wes enjoyed being in the great outdoors; fishing, working cattle or being with his horses. He was a 4-H Leader and was instrumental in starting the Breeding Heifer Program. He coached girls’ softball for many years and was an avid supporter of his own girls’ sports activities throughout their school years. Wes loved his family and would drive miles to see his grandchildren; they meant the world to him.

He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Donna Powell; two daughters, Nikki Russell and husband Courtney of Plano, Tx and Kara Stump and husband Blain of Hugoton, Ks; four grandchildren that were the light of his life, Lakyn Pope, Brecklyn Stump, Jayla Stump, and Alexander Russell; his mother, Ruby Powell of Sublette, Ks and a sister, Brenda Powell of Sublette, Ks.

He is preceded in death by his father, Raeburn Powell and his brother, Les Powell.

Friends may pay their respects and sign the Memorial Book on Wednesday, October 25, 2017, from 10am - 6pm at Weeks Family Funeral Home & Crematory. The casket will be closed.

Funeral Service will be held Thursday, October 26, 2017, 2:00 pm at the Sublette United Methodist Church, Sublette, Kansas. Interment will be at the Haskell County Cemetery immediately following the service.

Suggested memorial contributions are to the Sublette United Methodist Church or Haskell County Saddle Club in care of Weeks Family Funeral Home & Crematory, PO Box 1200, Sublette, Ks 67877. Condolences may be left online at WeeksFamilyFuneralHome.com

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First Visitation

When October 25, 2017 10:00am - 6:00pm
Weeks Family Funeral Home & Crematory
1547 Road 190
Sublette, KS 67877
Location Information
Friends are invited to pay their respects and sign the book.
Additional Information The casket will be closed.

Service Information

October 26, 2017 2:00pm
Sublette United Methodist Church
206 E. Carson Avenue
Sublette, Kansas 67877

Interment Information

Haskell County Cemetery
1349 Hwy. 83
Sublette, Kansas 67877
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