Joseph H. Hanks, Jr

Hanks, JosephName of Deceased: Joseph H. Hanks, Jr                                            Age: 81

Date of Death: January 11, 2013

Place of Death: At his home in Great Bend, Kansas

Date of Birth: July 11, 1931 at Emporia, Kansas

Parents Name: Joseph Howard, Sr. & Edith (Yarger) Hanks




Married Ruth V. Eisenhower November 6, 1952 at ElDorado, Kansas.  She died March 8, 2001.

He was employed by the City of San Diego, California, as a Mechanic

Mr. Hanks was a Great Bend, Kansas resident for six years coming from Las Vegas, Nevada.

He was a United States Air Force veteran.




One Son: Hank Price and his wife Joyce of Goddard, KS

One Daughter: Teresa Coleman and her husband Daniel of Great Bend, KS

One Sister: Millie Jacot and her husband Kenny of Rice, WA

Grandchildren: Two

Great-grandchildren: Two


He was preceded in death by two brothers, Jim Hanks and Lester Hanks; one sister, Blanche Robinson; and one grandson, Kevin Coleman, Sr.




Memorial Service: Thursday, January 17, 2013

Time of Service: 2:00 p.m.

Place of Service: Bryant Funeral Home

Officiant: The Reverend John Grummon

Visitation:  None as cremation has taken place 

Memorial Fund: Veterans Administration, in care of Bryant Funeral Home


Condolences may be sent and notice viewed at

                      Arrangements by    Bryant Funeral Home         1425 Patton Road       Great Bend, Kansas                     67530

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