Steven Lee HainesMarch 2, 1950 ~ July 8, 2017 (age 67)
Steven Lee Haines, 67, passed away in Ellinwood, KS on July 8th, 2017. He was born in Great Bend, KS on March 2nd, 1950 the son of Paul & Lucille (Cobler) Haines. Steven was a longtime Barton County resident formerly of El Dorado. He graduated from Rosalia High School in 1968 and later attended Barton County Community College. Steven also served 4 years in the United States Navy as a boiler tech during the Vietnam War. He married Diane Edwards on May 6th, 1995 in Ellinwood. She survives of the home. Memberships include the Immanuel United Church of Christ & the VFW #3111 in Great Bend.
Survivors include wife, Diane Haines, Ellinwood; mother, Lucille Haines, Great Bend; daughter, Heather Ramsey & husband David, Great Bend; step-sons, Shane Edwards, Wichita & Michael Edwards, Eureka. Other survivors include six grandchildren, Travis Williams, Skyler Ramsey, Ashton Ramsey, Mariah Edwards, Felicity Edwards, & Jennifer Edwards.
He was preceded in death by his father, Paul Haines and brother, Richard Haines.
Funeral Service will be 2:00 PM Thursday July 13th at Minnis Chapel in Ellinwood, KS with Mike Munz officiating. Burial will follow at Lakin-Comanche Cemetery in Ellinwood. Visitation will be July 12th from 1-7 PM with family present from 5-7 PM. Memorials are suggested to the Ellinwood Hospital Aux. or Golden Belt Humane Society in care of Minnis Chapel, PO Box 246, Ellinwood, KS 67526.