Penny L. Hulsey, 67, of Howard, KS, passed away on Wednesday, February 10, 2016, surrounded by family at Via Christi St. Francis Regional Medical Center in Wichita. She was a waitress at Flint Oak Hunting Lodge in Fall River, KS and worked at the Martin Marietta Rock Quarry in Severy, KS.
Penny was born on November 12, 1948, in McPherson, KS, the daughter of Robert M. and Edna Pauline (O’Brien) Helgeson. She graduated from Galva High School in 1966. On March 9, 1966, Penny was united in marriage to James Hulsey in Galva, KS.
Survivors include: her husband, James Hulsey of the home; daughters, Sonya Allen (Scott) of Lawrence, KS and Patti Javener (Andy) of Topeka, KS; siblings, Sandra Blair (Bill) of Galva, KS, Brian Helgeson of Canton, KS, and Anita Walters (Steve) of Galva, KS; five grandchildren, Danielle, Abbi, & Darian Hess and Avery & Katie Allen; and one great-granddaughter, Ava Rose Hess.
She was preceded in death by her parents and grandson, Cory Hess.
The funeral service will be held at 10:30 AM, Monday, February 15, 2016, at Galva United Methodist Church. Burial will follow at Empire Cemetery, Galva. Visitation will be held from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM, Sunday, February 14, at Stockham Family Funeral Home with the family receiving friends from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM.
Memorial donations may be given to Shriners Hospitals for Children or a Humane Society of the donor’s choice in care of Stockham Family Funeral Home, 205 North Chestnut, McPherson, KS 67460. To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of Penny L. Hulsey please visit our Sympathy Store.