Maxine M. Stapleton(1924 - 2018)

Dodge City – Maxine M. Stapleton, 94, passed away August 17, 2018 at Hodgeman County Long Term Care Center, Jetmore.
She was born July 20, 1924 in Trinidad, CO, the daughter of George R. and Caroline Massie Faulkner. A longtime area resident, she was a farm wife.
She belonged to Cathedral of Our Lady of Guadalupe, Dodge City. She loved her grandchildren and enjoyed cooking and being outside.
On October 28, 1942, she married Walter E. Stapleton at Dodge City. He died February 18, 2012.
Survivors include: two sons, George E. and wife Mindy Stapleton, Dodge City, Robert L. and wife Terri Stapleton, Cimarron; three daughters, Shirley Y. and husband Leonard Hoskinson, Dodge City, Patricia L. Van Dolah, Garden City, Deanna M. and husband Roger Myers, Larned; twelve grandchildren, nineteen great grandchildren and five great-great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a son Harold E. Stapleton and two brothers, Clyde and Kenneth Faulkner.
Vigil will be at 7 p.m. Sunday, at Cathedral of Our Lady of Guadalupe, Dodge City. Funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m. Monday at the church, with Father Wesley Schawe presiding. Visitation will be from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday at Beckwith Funeral Home, Jetmore. Burial will be in the Maple Grove Cemetery West, Dodge City.
Memorials may be sent to the or Cathedral of Our Lady of Guadalupe in care of Beckwith Funeral Home, Box 663, Jetmore, KS 67854. Condolences may be left at

Funeral Home

Beckwith Funeral Home, Inc. - Jetmore
121 Bramley P.O. Box 663 Jetmore, KS 67854

Published in Dodge City Daily Globe on Aug. 18, 2018