Lelah L. Waggoner, 77, died Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013 at Trinity Manor Nursing Home, Dodge City.
Lelah L. Waggoner, 77, died Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013 at Trinity Manor Nursing Home, Dodge City. She was born Oct. 21, 1935 at Dodge City, the daughter of William Carl and Leah Christine (Nufer) Harms. She grew up on the family farm in Hodgeman County and graduated from Dodge City High School. She worked for Western Power of Dodge City for several years and later worked at the Credit Union of Dodge City for 26 years. She enjoyed traveling with friends to many places. She was a member of the Holy Cross Lutheran Church and AMBUCS both of Dodge City. Waggoner is survived by a son, Harold Waggoner, Dodge City; two daughters, Leanna Crotinger, Cimarron and Staci Henry, Salina; a sister, DeLoris Boger, Jetmore; eight grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Memorial service will be held at at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2013 at Swaim Funeral Home, Dodge City with Rev. Randall Jahnke presiding. Inurnment will follow at Greencrest Cemetery in Dodge City. Cremation has taken place and friends may sign the guest book at the funeral home from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, Janu. 15, 2013 and from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday. Memorials are suggested to Cancer Center of Kansas in care of the funeral home. Thoughts and memories may be shared in the online guest book at www.swaimfuneralhome.com.