JANICE L. MCLELAND
SATANTA – Janice “Jan” L. McLeland, 66, died Saturday, April 11, 2009, at Satanta District Hospital.
She was born March 9, 1943, to Gilbert and Marie (Sweeney) Wess in Great Bend.
She married Larry McLeland July 8, 1967, in Great Bend. He survives.
She taught school in Quinter and Hill City, then at Satanta Grade School for 23 years.
She was a member of St. Alphonsus Catholic Church in Satanta, Haskell County Community Foundation, Haskell County Health Initiative, KNEA, NEA and STA.
Other survivors include one son, Jeff McLeland and wife, Kim, Pretty Prairie; one daughter, Lisa Hatley and husband, Mark, Dumas, Texas; one brother, Greg Wess, Tucson, Ariz.; two sisters, Mary Schneider and husband, Craig, Ellinwood, and Pat Wess, Chicago; six grandchildren, Slayton, Dylan, Branton, Brett, Danae and Raegan; and other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
o Funeral Mass will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at St. Alphonsus Catholic Church in Satanta with Father James Dieker presiding.
Vigil services will be at 7 p.m. today at the church.
Burial will be at the Dudley Township Cemetery in Satanta.
Friends may call until 5 p.m. today at Haskell County Funeral Home.
Memorials are suggested to Western Kansas Community Foundation for Jan McLeland Memorial Scholarship and may be left at the Shopping Stop True Value in Satanta or may be mailed to Haskell County Funeral Home, Box 607, Sublette, KS 67877.