Orville L. Staton, 81, died Sunday, May 23, 2010, at Life Care Services, Andover.


    Orville L. Staton, 81, died Sunday, May 23, 2010, at Life Care Services, Andover.
    He was born March 26, 1929, to Don and Cecil Irene (Roberds) Staton at Winfield. He married Jessie Arline Wax on June 9, 1946, at Wichita. She preceded him in death on May 30, 2004.
    He was employed by the Northern Natural Gas Company for 35 years and retired as a maintenance supervisor.
    Survivors include his son, Larry and wife, Kathi, Wichita; two grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; four brothers, Glen and wife, Pat, Jerry and wife, Edwina, Tom and wife, Sally, and Ed.
    He was preceded in death by his parents,; a sister, Roseanna; and two brothers, Dick and Billie.
    The funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at the Christian Church, Sublette, with he Rev. David Erwin presiding. Burial will be in the Haskell County Cemetery, Sublette.
    Friends may call from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. today and Wednesday at the Haskell County Funeral Home, Sublette.
    Memorials are suggested to the Christian Church or Cimarron Valley Golf Course in care of the Haskell County Funeral Home, Box 607, Sublette, KS 67877.