Ross Allen Wakefield, 65, of Spring Hill, Kan., passed away Nov. 18, 2011 at his home.
Ross was born July 15, 1945 in Wichita, Kan. to Nolte and Henrietta (Ross) Wakefield. He was a graduate from Wichita North High School and Wichita State University with a degree in accounting.
He served four years in the U.S. Army during Vietnam.
Ross married Donna Robbins on Aug. 10, 1968 in Wichita. They moved to Overland Park and then to Spring Hill in 1975.
He was the owner of Wakefield Financial Services in Spring Hill and Baldwin City since 1980. He was a member of the Friends Church.
Ross liked to garden and work at his home. He played sports in High School and College and was an avid K-State fan. Ross loved spending time with his grandchildren. He will be dearly missed by his family, friends and community
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Ross is survived by his wife Donna of the home; daughter Jennifer Hammett and Kurt of Shawnee, Kan.; son Christopher H Wakefield and Greta of Gardner, Kan.; granddaughters Kaelynn and Faith; great grandson Tyse; and brothers Bill Wakefield of Wichita, Kan. and Jim Wakefield of Bellingham, Wash.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., Nov. 22, 2011 at Bruce Funeral Home, 712 S Webster, Spring Hill, KS (913) 592-2244. In lieu of flowers, Memorial contributions may be made to Harvesters or the Salvation Army. Condolences may be left at www.brucefuneralhome.com.