Polly, Willa Mae (Matthews), a longtime resident of Polk County, Mo., but a resident of Wichita the past two years, passed away at the Harry Hynes Hospice Unit at Via Christi - St. Francis on Tuesday, Feb. 4. She was an elementary school teacher
for 34 1/2 years in Missouri, with the last 24 years at Buffalo (Mo.) Elementary School. Willa Mae is survived by her daughter, Deanna Polly-Faulkner (Doug Faulkner) of Wichita; 4 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild; and many other relatives and friends. Services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 15, at the Butler Funeral Home in Bolivar, Mo. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Harry Hynes Memorial Hospice, 313 S. Market, Wichita, KS 67202.