• Chanute

    Pamela Lynn Allen 1986-2018

    Pamela Lynn Allen passed away at her home in rural Thayer Saturday morning, April 28.  Pamela was born March 11, 1986 in Parsons, Kansas to Kenneth and Tammy Hamilton Allen. She was 32. Pamela had att

  • Manhattan

    Cynthia Hill

    Cynthia J. (Cinnie) Hill, 75, formerly of St. George, died on Monday, April 30 at University Hospital in Columbia, Missouri after a 15-year battle with myelodysplastic syndrome.

  • Shawnee

    Marvin P. Archer

    Marvin P. Archer, 81, passed away on May 1, 2018. He was born on May 2, 1936 in Caldwell, OH to Oscar “Ralph” and Margaret Archer. Please check back for the full obituary. Services A memorial service will be held at Amos Family Funeral Home on Saturday at 2 p.m. Contributions In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions to St. Luke’s Hospice House 3516 Summit St, Kansas City, MO 64111. The post Marvin P. Archer appeared first on The Amos Family.

  • Manhattan

    Tobin R. Spriggs

    Tobin R. Spriggs, 57, of Manhattan, KS, passed away on Tuesday, May 1, 2018, at Good Shepherd Hospice House. He was a painter at Ray’s interior & Exterior.

  • Shawnee

    Doris Louise Weisent

    Doris L. Weisent, 88, of Overland Park, KS passed away Wednesday, May 2, 2018 at her home.  Doris was born February 20, 1930 to the late Robert and Adelaide Barnhart in Columbus, OH.    She is survived by her loving husband of 65 years, Bill Weisent; her children, Susan M. Morris and husband Jeff; Gary W. Weisent; two grandchildren, Lisa Marie Morris and Laura Susan Morris.     Visitation and Services Visitation will be 6 to 7 p.m. Thursday, May 3, 2018 at the Amos Family Funeral Home in Shawnee.  Doris will be laid to rest at 1 p.m. Tuesday, May 8, 2018 in Union Cemetery in Columbus, OH.  Memorial Contributions…

  • Parsons

    Maria S. Martinez

    KANSAS CITY, Missouri — Maria S. Martinez, 89, of Kansas City, Missouri, formerly of Parsons and Wichita, passed away Saturday, April 28, 2018, at her home.

  • Derby

    Mary Lou Kopyscinski

    Mary Lou Kopyscinski, 83, of Derby, won her battle with Alzheimer’s and went home to be with Jesus on April 26, 2018. Visitation 1 – 8pm Friday, May 4, with no family present. Funeral service 11am Saturday, May 5, Smith…

  • Shawnee

    Margaret Schrader

    MARGARET R, (SMITH) SCHRADER, age 90, passed away on April 28, 2018 at Brookdale Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care, Wichita, Kansas. She was born on August 9, 1927 to Frank and Mary (Galvin) Smith in Kansas City, Kansas. She married Larry Schrader on January 11, 1947 in Kansas City, Kansas and spent most of their lives in the Shawnee area before his death on April 29, 1991. Margaret moved to Wichita, Kansas in May, 2017. Margaret was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church (Shawnee) and Church of the Magdalen (Wichita).  She loved her family, St. Patrick’s Day, watching KU basketball and KC Royals games, knitting, gardening, fishing and was famous…

  • Hillsboro

    Deaths (May 2, 2018)

    ◼ ELVERA FERN DIRKS, 79, formerly of Topeka, died April 27 in Newton. A memorial service will be at 11 a.m., Tuesday, May 8, at Shalom Mennonite Church in Newton. Visitation will be at Shalom from 6-8 p.m. Monday, May 7. She was born Aug. 2, 1938, to Alfred and Susie (Redger) Jantz in Hillsboro. On Aug. 30, 1958, she was married to DeWayne E. Dirks, who survives. Other survivors include three children Tammy (Dwight) Flaming of Hillsboro, Kelly (Karen) Dirks of Longmont, Colo., and Jeffrey (Christine) Dirks of Topeka; and eight grandchildren. ◼ MILDA REIMER, 99, died April 26 at Bethesda Home in Goessel. A memorial service was at…

  • Hays

    Ron Temple

    Ron Temple, 83, Oberlin, formerly of Norcatur, died Monday at Good Samaritan Society-Decatur County, Oberlin.Services will be at 2:30 p.m. Friday at Trinity Episcopal Church, Norton; private family inurnment will take place in Shirley Bell Cemetery.

  • Hays

    David Ray Blake

    David Ray Blake, 77, Russell, died Sunday, April 29, 2018, at his home.He was born Nov. 18, 1940, in Augusta to Irwin and Esther Ila (Arnold) Blake. He was a graduate of Russell High School.He married Ruby Mohl in 1968 in Great Bend. She preceded him in death Sept. 18, 2007. He was a farmer. He was a U.S. Arm veteran, serving during the Vietnam War.Survivors include a daughter, Leah M. Maupin, Russell; a brother, Donald Blake, El Dorado; a sister, Joyce Scott, […]

  • Hays

    Rita (Bachand) Hartman

    Rita (Bachand) Hartman, 93, Hoxie, died Monday, April 30, 2018, at Sheridan County Health Complex Long Term Care.She was born June 28, 1924, in rural Palco to Emile A. Bachand and Alma L. (Balthazor) Bachand.She married Adam B. Hartman on Jan. 9, 1945, in Grainfield. She was a bus driver for USD 292 and Gove County Long Term Care.Survivors include four sons, Donald Hartman, Dwight Hartman, and Durrell “Tiny” Hartman, all of Grainfield, and Darrell […]

  • Hays

    Additional services (May 2, 2018)

    Norma Lee Acheson, 84, Russell, died Sunday, April 8, 2018, at her home.Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday in Bunker Hill Cemetery.Dr. Raymond E. ‘Ray’ Youmans, 93, Hutchinson, formerly of Hays, died Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018, at Hospice House, Hutchinson.Services will be at 2:30 p.m. Saturday at First United Methodist Church, Hays. Paula S. (Dohorty) Bixenman, Colby, died […]

  • Hays

    Carl Henry Rein

    Carl Henry Rein, 94, Russell, died Thursday, April 26, 2018, at Wheatland Nursing Center, Russell.He was born Sept. 13, 1923, in Russell to Henry and Katie (Foos) Rein. He was a 1941 graduate of Russell High School and attended Sterling College for a year.He married Esther Dumler on June 6, 1948, in Russell. She preceded him in death Oct. 20, 2003. He was a farmer on the family farm. He was a U.S. Coast Guard veteran.Survivors include a son, Roy A. Rein, […]

  • McPherson County

    Obituary: Donna Burkholder

    INDIANA — Donna Burkholder, 90, passed away peacefully on April 22, 2018 in Avon, Indiana. She was born on Nov. 28, 1927 in McPherson, to Elva (Burr) and Joseph Bowman. Donna graduated from McPherson High School in 1945 and McPherson College in 1949. She taught mathematics at Moundridge High School the next year. On June 25, 1950 she was united in marriage to John H Burkholder at the McPherson Church of the Brethren. Donna then joined John in Chicago, Illinois for three years as he […]

  • Lyons,  Sterling

    Wayne Lebsack

    Wayne Lebsack Wayne Lebsack, 92, of Lyons passed away on April 30th 2018, at home, surrounded by the love of his family. Wayne was born on July 26th, 1925 in Great Bend, KS the son of Carl and Bertha Lebsack. He graduated from Hays High School in 1943 and was drafted into the Army later that year. Wayne volunteered for the Airborne Infantry, and fought with the 82d Airborne Division until he was severely wounded during the Battle of the Bulge in December of 1944. After seven months of hospita…

  • Lyons,  Sterling

    Pat Ann Loesch

    Pat Ann Loesch Pat A. Loesch, 83, of Lyons, passed away April 30, 2018 at Country Living of Lyons. She was born July 9, 1934 in Rice County, Kansas, the daughter of Guy and G. Maude McClure Stricklin. She graduated from Sterling High School. Pat has resided in the Lyons community since 1987, formerly of Raymond. She was a cook at Raymond Grade School and a clerk for Raymond State Bank. Pat was a member of Raymond Baptist Church where she was a song leader for many years, 4-H leader, Raymond C…

  • Winfield

    Rosella “Rose” L. Cantrell

    Rosella “Rose” L. Cantrell Send Flowers March 10, 1947 – May 01, 2018 Rosella L. “Rose” Cantrell, 71, of Winfield, Kansas, passed away Tuesday morning, May 1, 2018 at her home. Born March 10, 1947 in Monterey, California, View full obituary

  • Winfield

    Lloyd William Morris

    Lloyd William Morris Send Flowers July 07, 1935 – May 01, 2018 Lloyd William Morris, 82, of Winfield, Kansas, passed away Tuesday morning, May 1, 2018 at William Newton Hospital.Funeral services will be held Friday, May 4, View full obituary

  • Burlington

    Tramp Trammell

    Tramp Trammell Send Flowers August 20, 1955 – April 29, 2018 Tramp Trammell, 62, of Yates Center, Kansas, passed away Sunday evening, April 29, 2018, at his home. He was born August 20, 1955, in Harrison, View full obituary

  • Highland,  Holton

    Morgan Albert Johnson

    Morgan Albert Johnson December 22, 1929 – April 25, 2018 Morgan Albert Johnson, age 88, passed away peacefully at home in Rancho Mission Viejo, CA with family at his side on Wednesday, April 25, 2018.He View full obituary

  • Olathe

    Paul Francis Antes

    Paul Francis Antes Visitation: Friday, May 4, 2018 from 12:30pm to 1:30pm Service: Friday, May 4, 2018 at 1:30pm Interment: Resurrection Catholic Cemetery A full obituary will be provided shortly, please check back soon. To leave a special message for the family, click… More