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Dr. Clinton L Stalker, Sr.

Male 1905 - 1992  (86 years)



Obituary- Stalker, Clinton

Clinton L. Stalker
Dr. Clinton L. Stalker, DDS, Satanta, formerly of Topeka, died Monday, Feb. 3, 1992, at a Satanta nursing home.

Dr. Stalker, 86, was a dental surgeon in Topeka for 37 years before he retired in 1973. He was an oral surgery consultant at Topeka Veterans Administration Hospital and a former staff member of Stormont- Vail and St. Francis hospitals, all in Topeka.

He was born April 17, 1905, at Adrian, in Jackson County, the son of Winfred A. and Frances Anna Ward Stalker. He was graduated from Rossville High School and attended Kansas State Agricultural College for three years in Manhattan.

He later was principal of public schools at Willard, then in 1926 entered the University of Pennsylvania School of Dentistry at Philadelphia. He was graduated in 1930 with a degree of Doctor of Dental Surgery.

Dr. Stalker was a member and elder of Westminster Presbyterian Church in Topeka and attended the United Methodist Church in Satanta. He was a past member and officer of Shawnee County Dental Society, First District Dental Society and Kansas State Dental Association and a former member of American Dental Association.

He was married to Ruth Wilma Van Orsdol June 2, 1932, at Lawrence. She died Aug. 9, 1977. A son, Norman V. Stalker, also preceded him in death.

Survivors include a son, Dr. Clinton L. Stalker Jr., DVM, Satanta; a sister, Mrs. I.S. Lauch, Woodland, Calif.; a brother, Dr. F.O. Stalker, DDS, El Paso, Texas; and five grandchildren.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday in the United Methodist Church in Satanta. Later memorial services will be at 11 a.m. Friday in Westminster Presbyterian Church in Topeka. Private family graveside services will be in Mount Hope Cemetery in Topeka. Memorial contributions may be made to Westminster Presbyterian Church in Topeka, Multiple Sclerosis Society or Satanta Long Term Care Unit in care of Haskell County Funeral Home, P.O. Box 607, Sublette, 67877.

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