• Oskaloosa

    Cheryel Ann McNary

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  • Oskaloosa

    James Estle Erhart

    View The Obituary For James Estle Erhart. Please join us in Loving, Sharing and Memorializing James Estle Erhart on this permanent online memorial presented by Barnett Family Funeral Home.

  • Topeka

    Robert Michael Bailey

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  • Quinter,  WaKeeney

    Elaine F. Larsen

    View The Obituary For Elaine F. Larsen. Please join us in Loving, Sharing and Memorializing Elaine F. Larsen on this permanent online memorial presented by Charles G. Schmitt Funeral Home.

  • Winfield

    Floyd Wayne Montgomery

    View The Obituary For Floyd Wayne Montgomery. Please join us in Loving, Sharing and Memorializing Floyd Wayne Montgomery on this permanent online memorial presented by Miles Funeral Service.

  • Altamont,  Chetopa,  Parsons

    Janice Crozier

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  • Altamont,  Chetopa,  Parsons

    Elmer Cranor

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  • Garden City

    Bret Wayne Mitchell

    On Monday evening, November 5, 2019, Bret Wayne Mitchell passed away from this life to the next where he “will run and not be weary….walk and not be faint.”Born in Guymon, Oklahoma, on January 20, 1962, Bret was the fourth child of Duane and Yvonne Mitchell. He was born with a cleft lip and palate and spent his first two…

  • Garden City

    Owen L. Kepley

    ULYSSES — Owen L. Kepley, 79, died Monday, Nov. 4, 2019, at Bob Wilson Memorial Hospital in Ulysses. He was born Feb. 8, 1940, in Ulysses, the son of Merle and Jewel (Withrow) Kepley.He was stationed on both sides of the Pacific Ocean during his 20 years of service in the U.S. Navy. He served in the Vietnam War. While…

  • Garden City

    Reta Mae Dale

    LAKIN — Reta Mae Dale, 84, died Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019, at her home in Lakin. She was born June 22, 1935, in Tucson, Ariz., the daughter of Arthur Elwood and Eunice (Conatser) Smith.Reta grew up as a young child in Joplin, Mo. In 1950, she moved with her family to Garden City where she attended Garden City schools. On…

  • Garden City

    James Lee “Jim” Dale

    LAKIN — James Lee “Jim” Dale, 84, died Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019, at his home in Lakin. He was born Sept. 18, 1935, in Dodge City, the son of Percy and Clara (Johnson) Dale.Jim grew up in Garden City where he attended Garden City schools and graduated from Garden City High School in 1953. He then served in the United…

  • Garden City

    Bobby Oder

    HUGOTON — Bobby Oder, 88, died Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019, at Stevens County Hospital in Hugoton. The son of Wayne Joseph and Margret (Hamilton) Oder, he was born Jan. 19, 1931, at Stevens County.He was born on his grandfather’s farm and was the oldest of three children. He was a lifetime resident of Hugoton. He and Claudine Mae (Beavers) Oder…

  • Garden City

    Rick Schreibvogel

    Rick Schreibvogel, 62, died on Oct. 23, 2019, at his home in Pierre, S.D. He was born on May 7, 1957, in Dayton, Ohio, the son of Richard and Betty (Ray) Schreibvogel.He moved to Garden City in 1959 with family and graduated from Holcomb High School. He attended Liberal VO Tech schools and received his associate’s degree from Garden City…

  • Gardner


    Raymond “Ray” Carl Casey, Sr., 86, of Merriam, Kan, passed away Nov. 8, 2019 at his home in the presence of his loving family. Ray was born June 26, 1933 in Harrison, Ark to Arvel C. and Josephine (Orr) Casey. He grew up in Arkansas, moved to Kansas City, Mo in 1953 and then to Gardner in 1968 and finally…

  • Gardner


    Gary Otto Goltz, 77, of Olathe, Kan passed away Nov. 8, 2019 at Olathe Medical Center. Gary was born March 9, 1942 in Plentywood, Mont to Harry Albert and Amelia (Otten) Goltz. He grew up in Montana, moved to Liberal, Kan and then to Olathe in 1990. Gary served in the United States Air Force for four years. He worked…

  • Great Bend

    Karen Marlene Froetschner 1937 – 2019

    LARNED — Karen Marlene Froetschner, 82, passed away Nov. 9, 2019 at County Living of Larned. She was born March 26, 1937 to Hugh Francis and Mary Jane “Irene” Davidson Riegel at Dodge City. A lifetime area resident, she was a farmwife.

  • Great Bend

    Harriet “Roberta” Wierman 1926 – 2019

    MCCRACKEN — Harriet “Roberta” Wierman, 93 of McCracken, Kan. passed away Nov. 8, 2019 at Rush County Long Term Care in LaCrosse Kan. She was born April 17, 1926 in Rush County, Kan. to John and Olive (Buzzard) Kittle. Roberta married Francis Wierman on Nov. 23, 1948 at Sacred Heart Church in Ness City.

  • Great Bend

    Barbara Jean Nolte 1943-2019

    HOISINGTON — Barbara Jean Nolte, 76, passed away Sunday, November 10, 2019 at Clara Barton Hospital in Hoisington. She was born July 31, 1943, in Great Bend, the daughter of Armin F. and Isabelle (Karst) Deutsch. She was united in marriage to Roy Nolte on November 21, 1965, in Hoisington.

  • Hays

    Colleen K. Taylor

    Colleen K. Taylor, 69, Hays, died Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019, at Hays Medical Center.Arrangements are pending at Brock’s-Keithley Funeral Chapel and Crematory, 2509 Vine, Hays, KS 67601.

  • Hays

    Robbie Lee Whiteley

    Robbie Lee Whiteley, 66, Hays, died Friday, Nov. 1, 2019, at Hays Plaza Apartments, due to natural causes.She was born April 2, 1953, in Albuquerque, N.M. The state of Kansas was her home for years.She was a retired Coast to Coast flatbed semi-truck driver.Survivors include her children, Cheryl, Thomas and Dillon Whiteley; four grandchildren, Sydney, Jared, Rachel and Lucas; a…

  • Hays

    Ronald Joseph Schrandt

    Ronald Joseph Schrandt, passed away on Tuesday, October 22, 2019 in Las Vegas, NV after a long battle with non-Hodgkin lymphoma. His positive spirit and fighting heart took the disease to task and this courage gave us a few more years with our dad, grandfather, great-grandfather, husband, uncle, brother, friend and aspiring golfer.Ron was born December 19, 1944 to Gilbert…

  • Horton

    Barbara Ann Jones

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  • Iola

    Thomas Herynk

    Thomas R. Herynk, age 95, of Kincaid, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 7, 2019, at Parkview Heights, Garnett.  He was born Sept. 16, 1924, in Iola, the son of Francis Michael and Christina (Pacha) Herynk. Tom attended Lone Elm Grade School and graduated from Kincaid High School. He married Frances Mae Neil on Feb. 28, 1946, in Garnett. This union…

  • Iola

    Jean Ann Prothe

    Jean Ann (See) Prothe, age 93, passed away Monday, Nov. 4, 2019, at Greystone Residential Care in Iola.  She was born Oct. 20, 1926, in Osceola, Iowa, to Ross Emerson and Lena Flavilla (Warrington) See. Jean attended Osceola public schools graduating in 1945. She worked as a telephone operator for Bell Telephone. She married Willard (Bill) H. Prothe on Nov.…

  • Great Bend,  Hoisington

    Barbara Jean Nolte

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  • Ottawa

    Elaine Dyer

    Elaine Dyer, 87, of Ottawa, passed away Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019, at Rock Creek of Ottawa.Funeral services are planned for 10 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019, at Dengel & Son Mortuary, Ottawa. Interment Lane Cemetery, Lane.Elaine was born June 27, 1932, in Lane, Kansas, the daughter of Ansel Henry and Jessie Ida (Doman) Hills.She was a lifelong resident of Franklin…

  • Ottawa

    Dennis Eugene Anderson

    Dennis Eugene Anderson, age 75, of Ottawa, KS, passed away November 8, 2019, at University of Kansas Hospital with his wife by his side.Funeral services will be held 1:00 p.m., Saturday, November 16, 2019 at Community Revival Center, Ottawa, KS. Burial will follow at Highland Cemetery, Ottawa. The family will meet with friends from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Friday,…

  • Pratt County

    C. Jean Gibson, d. Nov. 9, 2019

    HAYSVILLE — C. Jean Gibson, 95, passed away Saturday, November 9, 2019. She was born July 23, 1924 to Thomas and Edith (Carson) Johns in Bethany, MO.Jean grew up on a farm in the Bethany, MO area before moving to Iuka, KS in the late 40’s. In 1963, they moved to Cullison, KS and then opened Hoot n Jean’s Cafe…

  • Pratt County

    Daniel Lee Peddycoart, d. Nov. 10, 2019

    PRATT — Daniel Lee Peddycoart passed away on Nov. 10, 2019.  He was born near Tuscola, IL on August 14, 1932 to William and Mildred (Rice) Peddycoart. The family moved to North Platte, NE in 1945, and Dan graduated from North Platte High School in 1951. On February 20, 2004, he married Judie Thomas at North Platte, NE.Dan worked for…

  • Salina

    Alyce Jean Specht

    CLAY CENTER — Alyce Jean Specht, 87, passed away Nov. 8, 2019. She was born Sept. 3, 1932. Alyce Jean married David Specht, Dec. 6, 1953.Survivors: daughters, Nonie Bradley (Nicklas), Mary Gotham (Desai), and Joan Tash (Ridgehaus); sons, Edward Specht (Dana), and Kenneth Specht; brother, Rolland Reed; 14 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.She was preceded in death by: her husband; parents; three grandsons; and a sister-in-law. […]

  • Salina

    Charles Lee Crawford

    CASPER, Wyo. — Charles Lee Crawford, 89, passed away Nov. 10, 2019 in Casper. Charley had lived in Casper since 1973. Charles Lee was born Jan. 22, 1930, in Salina, Kan., to Charles Morton Crawford and Violet Boyd Crawford.Attending school in Natoma and Waldo Charley later enjoyed Waldo Alumni dinners. Charley was an oilfield truck driver and truck pusher, he…

  • Salina

    Nora F. Shaffer

    SALINA — Nora F. Shaffer, 107, passed away Oct. 30, 2019. Nora was born March 16, 1912, in Milan, Wash., to Edward F. and Laura Riley. She married Oliver lee Shaffer, March 28, 1932 in Dodge City, moved to Hutchinson in 1939, and then to Delphos in 1946.She assisted Lee with Shaffer’s Recreation, in Delphos, for 15 years, and worked…

  • Salina

    Joan R. Fortner

    MCPHERSON — Joan R. Fortner, 85, passed away Nov. 9, 2019 in Wichita. She was born Feb. 8, 1934 to Daniel and Elizabeth (Hamm) Thomas. She married Junior L. Fortner, Nov. 24, 1953. She was a homemaker.Survivors: son, Ron Fortner (Charlene) of Valley Center; daughter, Sandy Alkire (Mike) of McPherson; brothers, Larry Thomas (Patsy) of Germantown, Tenn., and Don Thomas (Karen) of Cuyahoga…

  • Salina

    Betty B. Koukol

    BELLEVILLE — Betty B. Koukol, 93, passed away Nov. 11, 2019. She was born Feb. 15, 1926, to W. Newell Axtell and W. Jewell (Freeman) Axtell at Grandma Freeman’s house northeast of Mankato. She was a retired school cook.Survivors: sons, Terry Van Wey (Charlotte) of Harveyville, and Jerry Wilson (Marla) of Cuba; daughters, Connie Sullivan (John) of Aurora, Colo., and Vonda Wakefield (Robert) of…