• Chanute

    Frank Dean Carey 1947-2018

    Frank Dean Carey, 71, Humboldt, KS passed away at Heritage Health Care in Chanute, KS on May 10, 2018. He was born in Iola, KS on March 21, 1947 to Cecil Dean and Mary Alice (Burtnett) Carey. 

  • McPherson County

    Obituary: Ward Pendleton Ferguson

    Ward Pendleton Ferguson was born on June 28, 1931, to Homer J. and Meroe (Hapgood) Ferguson, raised and schooled in McPherson, Ward found there was always something to do. During his youth he worked at various jobs including Tibb Anderson’s root beer stand, the McPherson swimming pool, Dillons grocery store, Bixby-Lindsay Drug Store and a couple of gas stations. He was in Co. A, 1st Battalion, 137th Infantry, 35th Div. NationalGuard from June 24, 1948 to June 24, 1954 and honorably […]

  • Pratt County

    Vickie Miller-Pence, d. May 9, 2018

    Vickie Miller-Pence passed away May 9th, 2018 at Harry Hynes Memorial Hospice In-Patient Unit in Wichita, Kansas.Born on January 1, 1957 she was the daughter of Ronnie and Cathy Miller. Vickie graduated from Pratt High School in 1974. After high school, she attended Pratt Community College and then went on to Colorado Institute of Arts. She was employed by the Sedgwick County Court Trustees Office.Vickie had many hobbies through the years and took each one very […]

  • Pratt County

    Vicikie Miller-Pence, d. May 9, 2018

    Vickie Miller-Pence passed away May 9th, 2018 at Harry Hynes Memorial Hospice In-Patient Unit in Wichita, Kansas.Born on January 1, 1957 she was the daughter of Ronnie and Cathy Miller. Vickie graduated from Pratt High School in 1974. After high school, she attended Pratt Community College and then went on to Colorado Institute of Arts. She was employed by the Sedgwick County Court Trustees Office.Vickie had many hobbies through the years and took each one very […]

  • Shawnee

    Armita Scheiner Kips

    Mrs. Robert Kips (Armita Rose Scheiner) passed away May 11, 2018 in Merriam, Kansas. Mrs. Kips was born January 26, 1921 to Edna (Kespohl) and George William Scheiner in Hannibal, Missouri. She was preceded in death by her mother and father, an infant brother, Leo Milton Scheiner, her sisters, Dorris Scheiner Harrison and Wilma Scheiner Webb. Her beloved husband, Robert Edward Kips died in 1982. Mrs. Kips is survived by her three sons, Stephen Randall Kips of Pahrump, Nevada, Larry Douglas Kips of Mission, Kansas, and Robert Bruce Kips of Shawnee, Kansas, 5 grandchildren and two nephews. After several moves due to her husband’s job, Mrs. Kips and her family…

  • Ashland

    Emma (Mickey) Mae McIntosh

    Emma (Mickey) Mae McIntosh Shattuck Emma Mae (Heppel) McIntosh was born August 5, 1924 to James Edward and Margaret Ellen (Puckett) Heppel at Fairfax, Oklahoma. Emma attended school at Fairfax, graduating with the class of 1942. That fall, she attended Oklahoma A & M College, now known as Oklahoma State University in Stillwater, Oklahoma. It was there she met Robert William McIntosh (Bob) from Shattuck, Oklahoma. “This is where the East met the West!” Her roommate, Miriam Bockelman Colber…

  • Hays

    William A.’Bill’ Witthuhn

    William A. “Bill” Witthuhn, 86, Hays, died Thursday, May 10, 2018, at Hays Medical Center.He was born Sept. 14, 1931, in Bazine to Richard William and Amanda (Michel) Witthuhn. He grew up in Bazine and was a 1948 graduate of Bazine High School.He married Doris (Liggett) on Sept. 2, 1952, in Bazine. He worked for White Star Machinery of Wichita for more than 30 years as a manager/salesman of construction equipment, and retired in 1985. He lived in Great Bend and Wichita […]

  • Hays

    Rev. Robert S. ‘Bob’ Kreier

    Rev. Robert S. “Bob” Kreier, 89, Salina, died Wednesday, May 9, 2018. He was born Jan. 29, 1929, in Streator, Ill., to Gus and Tillie (Weber) Kreier.He married Arleene V. Duerksen on June 13, 1957, in Ness City. Upon his ordination at his home church of St. Paul in Streator in 1955, his first call was at Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, Ness City. During his years of ministry, he served numerous churches in north central and western Kansas, in addition to 11 years in Talmage, Neb. He […]

  • Hays

    Frank J. Skiles

    Frank J. Skiles, 61, Colby, died Thursday, May 10, 2018, at Medical City Hospital, Lewisville, Texas.Arrangements are pending at Kersenbrock Funeral Chapel, Colby.

  • Hays

    Gerold Kolsky

    Gerold Kolsky, 94, Clay Center, formerly of Oberlin, died Thursday, May 10, 2018, at Presbyterian Manor, Clay Center.Arrangements are pending at Pauls Funeral Home, Oberlin.

  • Hays

    Carolyn Marie Jurey

    Carolyn Marie Jurey, 78, formerly of Agra, died Wednesday, May 9, 2018, at Colonial Villa Nursing Home, Alma, Neb.She was born April 1, 1940, in Modale, Iowa to Francis and Juanita (Swaney) McIntosh.She was a homemaker.Survivors include three sons, Kelley, Alma, Tony, Phillipsburg, and Brian, Fort Mills, S.C.; 16 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Monday in Norcatur Cemetery.There will be no […]

  • Hays

    Doris Elaine Betthauser

    Doris Elaine Betthauser, 88, Derby, died Wednesday, May 9, 2018.She was born Oct. 26, 1929, in Hays to Fred and Aethelburga Homburg.She was a certified nurse aide.Survivors include a son, David Betthauser and wife, Linda, Derby; a daughter, Donna Randall and husband, Dale, Dexter; a sister, Kay Enna and husband, Peter; seven grandchildren, Vickie Scroggin and husband, Ryan, David Betthause and wife, Kelly, Donnie Betthauser, Rocky Randall and wife, Darcie, […]

  • Hays

    Additional services (May 11, 2018)

    Milton “Milt” Roth, 86, Wichita, formerly of WaKeeney and Salina, died Thursday, April 5, 2018. Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Schmitt Funeral Home, Wakeeney. Harold James Froelich, 82, Colfax, N.C., died Sunday, April 15, 2018, at Moses Cone Hospital.Services will be at 1:30 p.m. May 19 at Celebration Community Church, Hays.Donald F. Hachmeister, 88, […]

  • Hays

    Milton E. Meier

    Milton E. Meier, 93, Hays, died Thursday, May 10, 2018 at Via Christi Village, Hays. Arrangements are pending at Hays Memorial Chapel Funeral Home, 1906 Pine, Hays, KS 67601.

  • Manhattan

    Wayne Joseph Demel

    Wayne Joseph Demel, 66, of Ogden, passed away Wednesday morning, May 9th, at his residence. He was retired from the US Air Force and Safety Estimator for Hi Tech, Manhattan.

  • Louisburg

    Dehlic, Kathy 1941-2018

    GULF BREEZE, Fla. Our beloved earth angel Kathy Smith Dehlic, from Gulf Breeze, and formerly from Paola and Overland Park, Kansas, made a May Day entrance to heaven on May 1, 2018.