Services for Wilma McKenzie
Hostetter, 61, Parma Route 3, who died Sunday, Jan. 22, at her
home of natural causes, will be conducted at 10:30 a.m.
Wednesday at the Parma Ward of the Church of Jesus Christ of
Latter- day Saints, by Bishop Paul Robinson.
Interment will be at the Roswell Cemetery, under the
direction of the Dakan Funeral Chapel.
She was born Nov. 30, 1922, in Manassa, Colo., to Ronald
A. and Lily Jane Christensen McKenzie. She married Merl
Hostetter in Manassa May 12, 1939. They lived in Colorado
until moving to Farmington. N.M.. in 1948. While there, she
was employed as the school's food service director in the
school lunch program for 21 years. In 1910, she and her
husband moved to Kenai, Alaska, where she continued her work
as food service director for the Kenai Burrough for 10 years.
In 1980, they retired and moved to Parma, where she has
She was an active member of the Church of Jesus Christ of
Latter-day Saints, and had served in Primary and Young Women
presidencies, and as a teacher.
She is survived by her husband of Roswell: one daughter,
Constance H. Stott of Salt Lake City; three sons, William R.
of Corvallis, Ore., Kenneth M, of Farmington, and Randy A. of
Denver, Colo.; her mother, Lily McKenzie, two sisters, Frieda
Jacob and Helen Culler, all of Farmington; one brother, Ronald
McKenzie of Kenai; and eight grandchildren.
Friends may call at the Dakan Funeral Chapel at Parma from
6 to 8 tonight.