Wave Estelle Stokes, 87, 0f San Angelo died Thursday, November 15, 2012 in a local hospital.
Graveside services will be held at 3:30 pm Wednesday, November 21th in Lawnhaven Memorial Gardens with Rev. David Smith officiating. Arrangements are by Johnson's Funeral Home.
Wave was born August 24, 1925 in Wichita, Kansas to Raymond H. and Gladys (Rhodes) Armstrong. She was a resident of San Angelo since 1950 and a member of Word of Life Assembly of God. She was the office manager for Webb, Stokes, & Sparks until 1975 when she retired and then was a homemaker and enjoyed volunteering at Angelo Community Hospital for 18 years.
Wave was married to Aubrey Stokes on September 6, 1944 in Corpus Christi, TX. He preceded her in death on August 14, 1990. She was also preceded in death by her parents and sister Ava.
Survivors include her sons Ted Stokes and significant other Essie Stewart of Bandera, TX. and Steven Stokes of Portland, OR.; grandchildren Ted Carson of San Antonio, Marcie Kelton and husband Nate of Ruidoso, NM and Randy Stokes and wife Chelsea of San Antonio and great grandchildren Dylan and Aubrey Carson and Ean and Zane Stokes.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Salvation Army, Humane Society or a favorite charity.
Family and friends may sign an online guestbook at johnsons-funeralhome.com