Rocena Lucille (Barb) Proffitt

  • "I will always remember how sweet and kind Aunt Ro was to me..."
    - Randy & Theresa Barb/Davis
  • "Cheryl & Family, I am so sorry for your loss, please know..."
    - Gina Schuette

HAVEN-Proffitt, Rocena Lucille (Barb) 90, died in her home May 14th, 2018, in rural Haven surrounded by family. She was born September 24, 1927, in Haven, KS. She married Ralph Proffitt on June 1st, 1949. They relocated to California for 27 years before returning to Haven. She had many successful business professions, but she found her purpose provided in the role as a loving mother and grandmother. She was preceded in death by her husband; parents; and four siblings. She is survived by sons, Roger and Greg, of the home, daughter, Cheryl, Kinsley and four grandchildren, Jeremy (Nicole) Moorman, Joshua (Lisa) Proffitt, Stephanie (Joel) Turner and ReAnna (Ben) Wolf. Other survivors include: five great-grandchildren and 4 great-great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, May 17, 2018, at Ott Funeral Home, Haven. Burial will follow at Laurel Cemetery, Haven. Family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, May 16, 2018, at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice and Homecare of Reno County, in care of the funeral home.
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Ott Funeral Home - Haven
P.O. Box 217 102 N. Wichita
Haven, KS 67543
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Published in The Wichita Eagle on May 16, 2018