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Wayne Keith Campbell 1935 - 2020
Ronald E. “Ron” Schepmann

Wayne Keith Campbell, 85 passed away on Monday, Sept. 14, 2020 at his home in Great Bend, Kan. He was born on July 6, 1935 at Kanopolis, Kan. to George Sr. and Georgia (Hoffman) Campbell. He married Barbara A. Hatcher on April 9, 1955 in Lyons, Kan. Together they had two children and later divorced. He remarried to Marlene Hoffman in 1993. She preceded him in death in 2008. Wayne was a jack of all trades from painting, riding pens and his last occupation being bus driver for Great Bend Senior Center. 

He is survived by three grandchildren Josh Bryant (Janelle) of Ellinwood, Max Bryant, of Lyons and Katlyn Hlaus (Justin) of Wilson; three great-grandchildren; three sisters, Velma Hart of Hutchinson, Kan., Margaret Margot of Sterling, Kan. and Joyce Enlow of Lyons, Kan. He was preceded in death by his parents; wife Marlene; daughter Teresa Bryant; son Marty Campbell; son-in- law Phillip Bryant; five brothers; and three sisters. 

There will be no services. Cremation has taken place. The family will have a private burial. The family requests no flowers and memorials be given to the Wayne K. Campbell Funeral Expense Fund. Online condolences may be left for the family and a complete obituary may be viewed at

Funeral arrangements provided by

Charter Funerals 

2115 Washington St. 

Great Bend, KS 67530

Great Bend (Kan.) Tribune, Sept. 18, 2020