SAN ANTONIO Ronalda Douthit Hapke, 95, formerly of Stephenville, died Thursday March 26, 2009 in San Antonio.

Funeral Services will be held at 2 p.m. , Saturday, March 28, 2009, in the Stephenville Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will follow in the Gardens of Memory Cemetery in Stephenville.

Ronalda was born Feb. 1, 1914 in Anson to the late Thomas and Lorena (West) Douthit. She married Emil Arnold Hapke, Nov. 1, 1953 in Lubbock. He preceded her in death Jan. 21, 1996. Ronalda was a hairdresser, working for 44 yrs. She was a member of Harvey Baptist Church. She had lived for the past 10 yrs. in San Antonio, after living in Stephenville from 1958 to 1999.

She is survived by Nieces & Nephews

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Published March 27, 2009

Stephenville Empire-Tribune