Harry Stephens 1957-2020

Harold Lee (H.L.–Harry) Stephens passed away peacefully and went to heaven from his home in Denmark, Tenn., on Sunday afternoon, July 12, 2020, with his best friends and cattle partners, Rick Engweiler, Denmark, Tenn., and Zack (Danielle) Langley, Atchison, at his side.

He was born April 3, 1957, the middle son of the late Rollie and Dolores Stephens.

Harry was a well-known cattleman of numerous breeds, having been involved in the cattle business all his life, both in the U.S. and overseas in Australia and Europe. He acquired numerous friends and associates through his cattle pursuits.

Remaining family members are brothers Larry (Teresa) Stephens, Eureka, and Brad (Judy) Stephens, Holton; sisters Carol Wilken and Mary Lou Clark, Valley Falls; and numerous nieces and nephews. 

Harry wished to be cremated and memorial services will be held at a later date at the Coal Creek Cemetery north of Valley Falls. 

Memorial contributions are suggested to the Harold Lee Stephens Memorial, which will go to Jefferson County 4-H for improvements to the cattle barn/tie outs, etc. Contributions may be sent to his sister, Carol Wilken, 501 17th St., Valley Falls, KS 66088.


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