Obituary: Virgel L. Mason

Virgel L. Mason,  age 78, ret. Case Mfg Welder, passed away Wednesday, April 18, 2018.

Visitation was held on Friday, April 20, 2018, with family present 5:30-7 p.m. Services were held at 11am, on Saturday. Both were at Colonial Heights Assembly of God, 5200 S. Broadway, Wichita.

Virgel was born on Wednesday, March 13, 1940 in Perry, Okla., to his parents William Henry Mason and Ressie Faye (Harris) Mason. He was united in marriage to Glenda Ruth Barker on June 30, 1962, in Haysville. He was a member of Haysville First Assembly of God (now called River of Life Church).

He was preceded in death by his parents, William and Ressie (Harris) Mason; and brother, William S. Mason.

He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Glenda; children, Sharron (Jeffrey) Serpan of Chanute, Steven (Michael Mann) Mason of Richmond, TX, Jolena (Mark) White of Wichita, Stanley (Felicita) Mason of Dyess AFB, Abilene, Texas; brother, Archie (Carol) Mason of Haysville; sister, Ruey June (Carl) Newman of Bonnerdale, Ark.; grandchildren, Shelbie (Zac) Chase, Jordan Serpan, George Serpan, Lynn (Christopher) Spicer, Allison White, Ashlee Mason, Analee Mason and  Zoey Mason; and great-grandchild, Harper Chase.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to Wheat State Camp, care of River of Life Church, 1100 E. Grand Ave, Haysville, KS 67060. Make checks out to River of Life Church and write “Wheat State Camp” in the memo line.

Webb-Shinkle Mortuary was in charge of arrangements.