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Pa­trick Gar­nett En­gle­man

Pa­trick Gar­nett En­gle­man, 36, of Bella Vista, Ark., died Dec. 30, 2018, in Rogers, Ark.

He was born Aug. 10, 1982, in Clin­ton, Okla., to Steve and Jack- ie (Ren­fro) En­gle­man. He was raised in Norman, Okla. He at­tended the Art In­sti­tute of Dal­las and grad­u­ated from the Univer­ity of Ok­la­homa. He pur­sued a ca­reer as a mas­ter elec­tri­cian. He en­joyed peo­ple and de­bat­ing pol­i­tics, re­li­gion, sports and phi­los­o­phy. He moved to Bella Vista in 2016 and en­joyed camp­ing, hik­ing, bik­ing and kayak­ing.

He was pre­ceded in death by his fa­ther, Steve En­gle­man; grand­par­ents, Charles and Jean Gar­nett En­gle­man; and grand­mother, Bo­bie Brog­den Ren­fro.

Sur­vivors in­clude his mother, Jackie Ren­fro En­gle­man; brother, Ryan (Jen­nifer); grand­fa­ther, Jack Ren­fro; and fi­ancee, Ash­ley Autrey.

A cel­e­bra­tion of life will be an­nounced at a later date.

Con­do­lences: www.ept in­g­fu­ner­al­home.webs. com.

Ar­range­ments by Ept­ing Fu­neral Home Bella Vista.

Jonathan David Fraka

Jonathan David Fraka, 32, of Bella Vista, Ark., died Jan. 1, 2019.

He was born March 23, 1986, in Rogers, Ark. He was Catholic.

He was pre­ceded in death by his ma­ter­nal grand­fa­ther, David Roun­tree; pa­ter­nal grand­fa­ther, Jack Fraka; and pa­ter­nal grand­mother, Mar­garet Fraka.

Sur­vivors in­clude his par­ents, Jon and Patti Fraka of the home; his brother, Ja­son Fraka of Bella Vista; and his grand­mother, Bar­bara Roun­tree of Nixa, Mo.

On­line con­do­lences may be made at www.fu­neral ma­tion.com.

Ar­range­ments are by Bella Vista Fu­neral Home & Cre­ma­tory.

Mae Hamil­ton

Mae Hamil­ton, 90, of Rogers, Ark., died Sun­day, Dec. 30, 2018, at a local skilled care cen­ter.

She was born Sept. 22, 1928, in Block­ton, Iowa, to Le­ola Baker and For­est Jones. She loved spend­ing qual­ity time with her fam­ily. She and her hus­band had a farm while liv­ing in Iowa. They en­joyed work­ing their gar­den to­gether and be­ing out­side as much as pos­si­ble. She moved to North­west Arkansas 18 years ago from Red Oak, Iowa.

She was pre­ceded in death by her par­ents; and her hus­band, Marvin Hamil­ton.

Sur­vivors in­clude one son, Roger Hamil­ton (Lyanne) of Iowa; two daugh­ters, Becky Ste­wart of Bella Vista, Ark., Michele Moore (Chad Wig­ing­ton) of Lit­tle Flock, Ark.; eight grand­chil­dren; and sis­ter, Joyce Austin (Bud) of Bran­son, Mo.

A cel­e­bra­tion of life was held Wed­nes­day, Jan. 2, 2019, at Rogers First Assem­bly of God, in Rogers.

Memo­ri­als may be sent to the “Build­ing Fund” at Rogers First Assem­bly of God.

Con­do­lences may be sent via www.ept­ing­fu­neral home.webs.com.

Ar­range­ments were by Ept­ing Fu­neral Home Bella Vista.

John E. McWil­liams Jr.

John E. McWil­liams Jr., 91, re­cently of Bella Vista, Ark., died Dec. 28, in Rogers, Ark.

He was born Aug. 16, 1927, in Glen­shaw, Pa., to John and Made­line (McK- night) McWil­liams.

He was pre­ceded in death by his par­ents; a son, Ti­mothy McWil­liams; his chil­dren’s mother, Colleen McCa­han McWil­liams; and his sis­ter, Mary Jane Long.

Sur­vivors in­clude his wife, Diane McWil­liams; chil­dren, John McWil­liams III (Mary) of Pen­sacola, Fla., Deb­o­rah Bal­liew (Jeff) of Ar­ling­ton, Texas, Jef­frey McWil­liams (Judy) of Wood­lands, Texas; and nine grand­chil­dren.

A me­mo­rial ser­vice will be held at 2 p.m. on Satur­day, Jan. 19, 2019, at Trin­ity Grace Pres­by­te­rian Church, 5845 Bel­lview Road, Rogers, Ark., with Chris Miller of­fi­ci­at­ing. Pri­vate in­ter­ment will be at the Na­tional Ceme­tery in Fayet­teville, Ark.

Me­mo­rial do­na­tions may be made to Ligo­nier Min­istries, 421 Ligo­nier Ct., San­ford, FL 32771; or Trin­ity Grace Church, 5845 Bel­lview Road, Rogers, AR 72758; or to Cir­cle of Life Hos­pice, 901 Jones Road, Spring­dale, AR 72762.

Words of com­fort or mem­o­ries may be shared at stock­dale-moodyfs.com.

Ar­range­ments are by Stock­dale-Moody Fu­neral Ser­vices of Rogers.

Jan Sch­weitzer

Jan Sch­weitzer, 82, of Bella Vista, Ark. died Dec. 31, 2018.

She was born Sept. 15, 1936, in ru­ral Adrian, Minn., area to Ray Koobs and Anna Ling- beck. She at­tended schools in Ellsworth, Minn., and at­tended Au­gus­tana Col­lege in Sioux Falls, S.D., to where she moved. She mar­ried Roger Han­son on June 6, 1958, in Ellsworth. She was ac­tive in many church and sym­phonic choirs through­out her life. She mar­ried Dick Sch­weitzer Aug. 11, 1977, in Sioux Falls. They moved to Bella Vista in 2000 where she worked part-time in the Bella Vista POA gen­eral of­fice and re­mained ac­tive in many choirs and on many com­mit­tees.

She was pre­ceded in death by her hus­band, Dick, in 2008; her par­ents; sis­ter, Jea­nine Crist; and brother, David Ray.

Sur­vivors in­clude two sons, Brian Han­son (Lu­ann) and Brad Han­son of Sioux Falls, S.D.; six step-chil­dren, Bob Sch­weitzer of Grand Rapids, Mich., Lu­Ann Carl­son (Jeff) of Grand Rapids, Dawn Hill-Young (Dale) of Sparta, Mich., Laura Pokora (Scott) of Rock­ford, Mich., Tony Sch­weitzer (Laura) of Com­stock Park, Mich. and Sherry Hess (Mike) of Grand Rapids; six grand­chil­dren; 12 step-grand­chil­dren; one sis­ter, Joyce Hick­man (Robert) of Du­luth, Minn.; and eight brothers.

A me­mo­rial ser­vice was held Satur­day, Jan. 5, 2019, at Bella Vista Com­mu­nity Church with Jeff Reed of­fi­ci­at­ing.

In lieu of flow­ers, memo­ri­als may be made to Bella Vista Com­mu­nity Church Mu­sic Fund and Bella Vista Com­mu­nity Church Build­ing Fund, 75 E. Lan­cashire Blvd., Bella Vista, AR 72714.

On­line con­do­lences may be made at www.fu­neral ma­tion.com.

Ar­range­ments were by Bella Vista Fu­neral Home & Cre­ma­tory.

Beth Ros­alie Stock­well Olson

Beth Ros­alie Stock­well Olson passed into her Lord’s Pres­ence on Jan­uary 1, 2019, in

Bella Vista, Arkansas, where she and Ted, her hus­band of 67 years, lived af­ter re­tire­ment.

Beth was born on Au­gust 21, 1921, on her fam­ily’s farm in Man­hat­tan, Kansas, to Ethel Leota Web­ster Stock­well and Frank Allen Stock­well. She en­joyed telling her sub­ur­ban raised chil­dren of the fun and work grow­ing up on a farm. A fa­vorite chore of Beth and older sis­ter Alice was rid­ing their pony Bonny up the hill be­hind their house to round up the dairy cows from the pas­ture. Also, she told of the ad­ven­tures of gath­er­ing eggs and find­ing a black snake in a nest full of hen eggs.

Af­ter grad­u­at­ing from Man­hat­tan High, Beth went on to at­tend and grad­u­ate from Kansas State Uni­ver­sity with a de­gree in Home Eco­nom­ics. While at­tend­ing KSU, she was a mem­ber of the KSU Ri­fle Team. Dur­ing her time at KSU, Beth had an ex­cit­ing trip to Washington D.C. and New York City. In Washington D.C. Beth was priv­i­leged to spend an evening with Rev­erend Peter and Catharine Mar­shall. Peter was the Chap­lain of the US Se­nate at the time. While in New York, Beth cel­e­brated New Year’s Eve in Time’s Square.

Af­ter grad­u­at­ing from KSU, Beth be­came a County Home Ex­ten­sion agent for Wyan­dotte County, KS.

Beth and Ted were the first cou­ple to be mar­ried in Kansas State’s newly con­structed Dan­forth Chapel on Oc­to­ber 29, 1949.

While liv­ing in Platte Woods and Weatherby Lake, Mis­souri, Beth was the Food Ser­vice Di­rec­tor of the Park Hill School District.

Af­ter re­tire­ment, Beth and Ted en­joyed trav­el­ing via mo­tor home for 10 years around the coun­try for the min­istry or­ga­ni­za­tion, Mo­bile Mis­sion­ary As­sis­tance Pro­gram. They helped with con­struc­tion projects at youth camps and church or­ga­ni­za­tions. Beth of­ten pro­vided beau­ti­fully let­tered signs where needed. While liv­ing in Bella Vista, Beth and Ted val­ued their mem­ber­ships in Abun­dant Life Min­istries and The Vil­lage Bi­ble Church.

Beth is sur­vived by daugh­ter, JoAnn (Lionel) Helwe; sons, Bill (Abby) and James Olson; grand­chil­dren, Nathan (Maria) Hel­weg, Heather Hel­weg, Laura Hel­weg, Alexandra Olson and Teddy Olson; and three great grand­sons, Corbin, Lars and Beck­ett Hel­weg.

A me­mo­rial ser­vice was held on Mon­day, Jan­uary 7, 2019, at Vil­lage Bi­ble Church, 1591 For­est Hills Blvd, Bella Vista, Arkansas, 72715, with a re­cep­tion from 10 to 11 a.m. and ser­vice at 11 a.m.

Do­na­tions may be given in Beth’s mem­ory to Vil­lage Bi­ble Church and/or The Bill Gra­ham Evan­ge­lis­tic As­so­ci­a­tion. Ar­range­ments by Ben­ton County Fu­neral Home, 306 N. 4th Rogers, Arkansas. www.ben­ton coun­ty­fu­ner­al­home.com.

PAID OBIT­U­ARY

EN­GLE­MAN

FRAKA

HAMIL­TON

MCWIL­LIAMS

SCH­WEITZER

OLSON

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