Irene Beth Hapes

WICHITA - Irene Beth Hapes, age 85, died May 14, 2020. Services for family and friends will be held in Garden City at a later date.


Irene was born on June 12, 1934, in Grenada, CO, to the late Harrison and Thelma Bennett. She was a longtime resident of Garden City. Irene was a wonderful mother. She loved to read, sew, crochet and work on ancestry. She will be greatly missed.


Survivors: sons, Donald D. (Dawn) Hapes; Ronald D, Hapes; daughters, Susan K. Snyder (Mike Keller), Sandra L. Christian; brother, Stephen H. Bennett; eight grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by her parents, Harrison and Thelma Bennett; husband, Donald W. Hapes; brother, Jimmy Bennett.


Memorial established with the Parkinsons Foundation, 200 SE 1st St., Suite 800, Miami, FL 33131. Downing & Lahey Mortuary West. Share tributes online at: www.dlwichita.com