Ilarose (Conley) Stagner, 92, of Manhattan, died peacefully on Saturday, December 15, 2012 at the Meadowlark Hills Nursing Facility in Manhattan, KS.
Ilarose was born May 28, 1920 northeast of Centralia, KS to Sherman E. and Elpha Weller Conley. She graduated from The Centralia High School in 1938.
On September 8, 1946 she married Doyle E. Stagner in Russell, KS. Doyle preceded Ilarose in death on October 8, 1981.
She was a member of the Jehovah's Witnesses since 1972 and attended the Kingdom Hall in Manhattan.
She is survived by two children Sherman Bruce Stagner of Tuscon, AZ and Marsha Sue Stagner of Manhattan, KS.and several nieces and nephews.
There will be a graveside service on Friday, December, 21, 2012 at 10:30 AM in the Vermillion Cemetery in Vermillion, KS.
There will be funeral services in Saturday, December, 22 at 10:30 AM at the Kingdom Hall in Manhattan. Robert Bliven will conduct the services.
Memorials may be left to the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses and sent in care of the Hayes-Popkess Funeral Home (mailing address – 814 Castle, Seneca, KS 66538)