Daisy Leona Hunsinger

b. Mar 30, 1889, d. Nov 1, 1945
FatherUnknown Hunsinger
MotherSophia (?)1
     Daisy was born in near Windom, McPherson Co, KS, on Mar 30, 1889.2,3,4
     She married Clarence Marion DeWitt in Hutchinson, Reno Co, KS, on Sep 26, 1916.5,6,3,7,4
     Daisy was listed as Clarence Marion DeWitt's wife on the 1920 Census in Broadway Ave, Chapman, Dickinson Co, KS.7
     Daisy Leona DeWitt was listed as a wife in Clarence Marion DeWitt's household on the 1930 Census in Butler Street, Chapman, Dickinson Co, KS.4
     Daisy Leona DeWitt was listed as a wife in Clarence Marion DeWitt's household on the 1940 Census in 221 E Second St, Chapman, Dickinson Co, KS.8
     Daisy was listed as a member of Federated church in Chapman, Dickinson Co, KS, before Nov, 1945.1
     Daisy died on Nov 1, 1945 at age 56.2,9,1,6,3 Her funeral was held in home and Federated church, Chapman, Dickinson Co, KS, on Nov 3, 1945. Rev. C. D. Gambriell presided, Mrs. Lawrence Wilson and Mrs. Myrtle Blackwelder sang three hymns, Miss Mildred Ramsay accompanied. Pallbearers were Purlay Freeman, E. R. Rogers, Joe Frazer, Cap Schlappy, Wm. Thomas and Glenn Miller. Guests not included as witnesses included: Mr. and Mrs. Lyle DeWitt and Jane or Wilson; Mrs. O. W. Sherkman of Salina, Mr. and Mrs Sam Johnson, Mrs. Bertha Webster, Ollie Shellhorn, Carneiro; Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Shellhorn, Pawnee, NE; Harle Blair, Mrs. R. L. Etter, Mrs. Ruby Tennant, Henry Caswell of Pawnee, NE; Mrs. Lloyd Dale Root, Elmo Swedfager of Glendale..3 She was buried on Nov 3, 1945 at Indian Hill Cemetery, in Chapman, Dickinson Co, in KS.1,2,3
Photo Julia Langel, May 27, 2000
Daisy Leona DeWitt
Indian Hill Cemetery, Chapman, KS
An obituary was published on Nov 8, 1945 in the Chapman Advertiser in Chapman, Dickinson Co, KS.1


Clarence Marion DeWitt b. March 13, 1885, d. July 6, 1956


  1. [S452] Obituary, Hunsinger, Daisy.
  2. [S427] Tombstone, DeWitt, Daisy.
  3. [S452] Obituary, Hunsinger, Daisy , page 1, column 5.
  4. [S1236] 1930 U. S. Census, Kansas, Dickinson County, Chapman, ED 32, sheet 7B, line 86, Butler Street, dwelling 197, family 199, Kansas, Dickinson County.
  5. [S426] Tombstone, DeWitt, Clarence M.
  6. [S451] Obituary, DeWitt, Clarence M , page 1, column 6.
  7. [S924] 1920 U. S. Census, Kansas, Dickinson County, Chapman, ED 50, sheet 11B, line 55, house 162, dwelling 162, family 162, Broadway Ave, Kansas, Dickinson County.
  8. [S2510] 1940 U. S. Census, Kansas, Dickinson County, Chapman, ED 21-33, sheet 1B, line 62, household 18, Kansas, Dickinson County.
  9. [S451] Obituary, DeWitt, Clarence M.
  10. [S553] News clipping, Albert DeWitt, October 11, 1945, page 1, column 1.
  11. [S649] Obituary for Eldon DeWitt (2), January 25, 2001, page A4.
  12. [S652] Eldon DeWitt Obituary (3), January 31, 2001, [on-line] http://www.ckan.com/marquettetribune/obits.html
  13. [S2511] Chapel Oaks Funeral Home Website, March 23, 2015.
Copyright 2017 Julia Langel. This is a work in progress, so please be patient with errors and omissions!