L. Evelyn Harrison, 96, died December 16, 2012 at Leisure Homestead, Stafford. Born January 23, 1916 at the Bethel Community in Kiowa County, Kansas she was the daughter of Lulu Wilkinson Hargadine and Walter Hargadine. After her mother died February 17, 1916 she was raised by her grandparents, Alice Hollingsworth Hargadine and L. E. Hargadine.

Along with her husband she was the owner of Ontjes-Harrison Dry Goods Store. She was a member of the United Methodist Church, Stafford.

On March 14, 1932 she married Donald Ray Harrison at Hutchinson. He died January 10, 1990.

She is survived by her children: Robert Harrison and wife Lita of Eugene, Ore., William Harrison and wife Betty of Eagle Point, OR. Raymond "Douglas" Harrison and wife Connie of Sheridan, Mont., Donna Staab of Great Bend; 12 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren and three great-great grandchildren.

Funeral service will be 1:30 p.m., Wednesday, December 19 at Minnis Chapel, Stafford with Father Robert Schremmer presiding. Visitation will be 1-5 p.m. Tuesday at the chapel. Burial will be at Stafford Cemetery. Memorials may be sent to the Central Kansas C.A.S.A., Inc. in care of the chapel.