Jennifer L. Stephenson-Hauser 48, of Manassas Park, VA passed away unexpectedly Sunday July 12, 2020.
She was born on March 21, 1972 at El Dorado, KS to John and Patricia (Aronhalt) Stephenson. Jennifer grew up in El Dorado graduating from El Dorado High School 1990. She went on to Wichita State University graduating 1994 with a degree in political Science. After graduation she went to Washington D.C. to work in Senator Bob Dole’s office.
She then moved to California and worked for Pacific Bell. She earned a Para-Legal degree to help with her work in Pacific Bell’s law department.
Jennifer always had a dream to be a chef. She went back to school and graduated from Stratford University in Virginia to pursue her dream, graduating with honors.
Jennifer was a member of St. Andrews Catholic Church. She had an active part in her children’s lives, from helping with school to being on the board for little league football.
Cooking was Jennifer’s passion, always trying new cuisines.
Survivors include her parents – John and Patricia (Aronhalt) Stephenson, of Maryville, IL, children - Adrianna E. Hauser, of Virginia Beach, VA.; JR Hauser, of Manassas Park, VA; Husband - John of Manassas Park, VA; and one - brother Greg (Sara) Stephenson of Terre Haute, IN.
Memorial graveside services will be held at 10:30 A.M. Friday, August 21, 2020 at the patio at Memorial Lawn Cemetery with Fr. Curtis Robertson officiating. Memorials are suggested to Parsons Area Community Foundation and may be left at or mailed to the Carson-Wall Funeral Home, P. O. Box 942, Parsons, KS 67357. Online condolences may be left at www.wallfuneralservices.com.
Posted online on August 18, 2020