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December 09th, 2022

berna deane hamptonULYSSES – Berna Deane Hampton, 86, died Thursday, Nov. 17, 2022 at her home in Ulysses. 

She was born Jan. 1, 1936 to Homer and Nellie (Hileman) Bonsall. 

She married William Leon Hampton Jr. May 22, 1953. He preceded her in death June 27, 1988.

She graduated from Ulysses High School in 1953 and attended First Baptist Church. 

Berna Deane worked as the first nurse’s aide at Bob Wilson Memorial Hospital and later worked as an X-Ray technician in the laboratory. 

She was a wonderful cook and enjoyed playing cards, reading, genealogy, Bingo, bunco and attending her family’s events.

Survivors include son, Todd Hampton and wife, Reba, Hugoton; five grandchildren: Randy and wife, Tracy, Brent and wife, Veronica, Nicole, Tara and husband, Richard, and Craig and wife, Pam; and nine great-grandchildren: Aisha, Emma, Faye, Casey, Leon, Britney, Eli, Lucas and Jemma.    

She was also preceded in death by her parents; sons, Rodney Hampton and Bryan Hampton; and brothers; Donald Wayne Bonsall and Oathel Vernon Bonsall.

• Funeral services took place Monday, Nov. 21, 2022 at Garnand Funeral Home in Ulysses, with Pastor Steve Swann Jr. presiding. 

Burial took place at the Ulysses Cemetery in Ulysses. 

Memorials are suggested to the Grant County Alumni All School Reunion in care of Garnand Funeral Home, 405 W. Grant, Ulysses, KS 67880.