• Salina

    Wallace Shelley

    LAWRENCE — Wallace Shelley passed away Friday, Feb. 1, 2019. He was the son of Edwin and Nellie Shelley. Wallace taught high school French, Spanish, and history and was school counselor in Minneapolis, Kan., Hugoton, Chillicothe, Mo., Gridley, Leroy and Garnett.Survivors: daughters, Rhonda Ray (Danny) of Hugoton, and Rita Shelley (Wil Perry) of Omaha, Neb.; daughter-in-law, Jan Tedrow of Eudora; grandchildren, Jessica Clossen, Robyn McCracken, Wayne Ray, Ginny Muncy, […]

  • Salina

    Gary Eugene Withers

    REXFORD — Gary Eugene Withers, 74, passed away Feb. 1, 2019. He was born Jan. 4, 1945, to Willard Withers and Norma Jean (Bear) Withers Petersen. He married Mary (Dible) Withers, May 29, 1966. He was a farmer-rancher.Survivors: wife, Mary; daughter, Kristi Gray; daughter-in-law, Tammy Withers; six grandchildren; one great-grandchild; two brothers; two sisters; one brother-in-law; one sister-in-law; and many nieces and nephews.Preceded in death by: parents; […]

  • Salina

    Marilyn Kay Hageberg

    BURDICK — Marilyn Kay Hageberg, 81, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019, at the Legacy of Herington. She was born Oct. 20, 1937, in Marion, to Ernest and Dola (Blankley) Meierhoff.She is survived by: a daughter, Teresa Roberts (Kenneth) of Topeka; sons, Gene Hageberg (Shelli) of Center Point, Texas, Daniel Hageberg (Darlene) and Mike Hageberg (Denice) of Burdick; sister, Carol Sue Dutton of Manhattan; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.Family […]

  • Salina

    Anna Martha Klema

    RUSSELL — Anna Martha (Scholz) Klema, 102, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2019, at the Homestead Assisted Living Center. Anna was born April 19, 1916, to George F. and Anna Dorathea (Buttron) Scholz. She married Dell Klema, Feb. 14, 1943. She served in the U.S. Navy WAVES.Survivors: daughters, Georganna McCrary (Dick), Karleen J. Wolf (Richard), and Kaye Schlessman (Bill); sons, D. J. Klema, Jr., Martin Klema (Becky), Michael Klema (Kathy), and Brian […]

  • Salina

    William David Hover

    William “Bill” David Hover, 84, of Salina, passed away Feb. 7, 2019, at his home, surrounded by his family. Bill was born in Marysville, Feb. 5, 1935, to the late David Delane Hover and Bessie Beulah (Henderson) Hover. He was the youngest of five children.Bill enlisted in the Naval Reserve and in 1956. He joined the U.S. Air Force where he spent eight years. After honorable discharge, he finished his college studies at Emporia State University. He received a bachelor’s […]

  • Salina

    Darlene Frazier

    WAKEFIELD — Darlene Frazier, 85, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2019. She was born Oct. 12, 1933, in Salina, the daughter of Frank and Jesse (Lemaster) Janne. Darlene was raised on a farm near Luray and always wanted to be a farm wife. She loved gardening, reading, walking, doing puzzles, animals, and she was thrilled when her grandkids came to visit.Survivors include: children, Frank Borough, Robert Frazier, and Amy Gaston; and grandchildren, Danielle, Colton, and […]

  • Great Bend

    Barbara Ann Doonan

    LARNED — Barbara Ann Doonan, 72, died February 7, 2019, at Diversicare Of Larned. Services are pending with Bryant Funeral Home, 1425 Patton Road, Great Bend.

  • Shawnee

    Alison Heath Carter

    Alison Heath Carter, 72, passed away January 26, 2019, in Lawrence, Kansas, where she lived since 1996. Alison was born to Roy Hinkle Heath and Rachel Tonkin Heath in Salina, Kansas and graduated from Salina High School in 1964.  She earned a degree in Education from the University of Kansas in 1968 where she was a member of Pi Beta Phi Sorority.  Upon finishing at KU, she moved to Washington DC to work for Bob Dole, first in his House of Representatives Office, then in his Senate Office, and at the RNC during Senator Dole’s time as Chairman.  Subsequently, Alison moved to the private sector where she joined the Miller’s…

  • Hays

    Additional Services (Feb. 7, 2019)

    Rita M. Brungardt, 93, Wichita, died Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019.Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Church of the Resurrection Catholic Church, Wichita. A rosary will be at 9:45 a.m. Saturday at the church. Mary G. (Juenemann) Braden, 67, Hays, died Sunday, Feb. 3, 2019.Serrvices will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Nicholas of Myra Catholic Church in Hays; private family inurnment will be at a later date. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. […]

  • Hays

    Betty Frances Rachel Schmitz Rossouw

    Betty Frances Rachel Schmitz Rossouw, 60, Norton, died Jan. 31, 2019, in Via-Christi-St. Francis Hospital, Wichita, following a short illness.A rosary will be at 7 p.m. March 15 at Enfield Funeral Home Chapel, Norton, followed by a wake at Bullseye Event Center. A Celebration Mass will be at 11 a.m. March 16 at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, Norton.

  • Iola

    Briana Heistand

    Briana Christine Heistand, age 29, of Iola, died Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019, at Research Medical Center, Kansas City, Mo.  She was born Aug. 22, 1989, in Iola, to Danny Ray Heistand and Reta M. (Frame) Hitchcock. Briana was preceded in death by her father and other relatives. Survivors include her children, Raina Rich, Traevon Rich, Lealah Rich, Iola; mother, Reta Hitchcock, Moran,  and other relatives. A visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. on Monday in The Venue at Feuerborn Family Funeral Service, Iola. A memorial service will be at 1 p.m. on Tuesday in the Feuerborn Family Funeral Service Chapel, Iola. Obituaries

  • McPherson County

    Cynthia Louise Unruh Jones

    Cynthia (Cindy) Jones passed away on Saturday, Feb. 2 at Friendship Village in Tempe, Arizona. Cynthia was born on Jan. 15, 1947, in McPherson, Ks, daughter of Louis and Shirley Miller Unruh. She graduated from McPherson High School in 1965. She married Richard E. Jones in 1970. He survives.Cindy was co-owner of Elysium Dance Design in Tempe, where she was a dance instructor for past 22 years.Cindy is survived by her husband Richard of Tempe, Arizona, her step son […]

  • Pratt County

    Haile Selassie Macgirvin, d. Jan. 28, 2019

    Haile Selassie Macgirvin, age 56 of Kasilof Alaska, formerly of Pratt Ks, passed away on Monday, January 28th, 2019 at 1:56 p.m. at Providence Hospital in Anchorage, Alaska. She was born on September 24th, 1962, to Marlin and Genie Knop.Haile was married to John Macgirvin on April 24th, 2015. She is survived by her husband; two children, Chaine and Colter Fishgrab; three brothers Frank, Howard Jr. Mccurry, and Marshall Knop; four sisters Kelly Cotton, Michele Carr, Tracey Stump, […]

  • Pittsburg

    Joliet, Jason John

    Jason John Joliet, 48, of Girard, died Monday, February 4, 2019 at his residence in Girard. Jason was born January 6, 1971 at Royal Oak, Michigan, a…

  • Topeka

    Mark, Leighton

    Leighton Mark Leighton Mark, a fierce photographer, photojournalist, editor, writer, cousin, teacher and friend left this world on the evening of…

  • Topeka

    Roberson, Joe Annie

    Joe Annie Roberson Joe Annie Roberson, 90, of Topeka, passed away on February 5, 2019. A visitation will be held from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Sunday,…

  • Topeka

    Scott, Hattie Mae

    In Memory Of Hattie Mae Scott 12/24/38 – 2/7/15 “God Bless well done” We Miss You. From husband Carl, sister-in-law Carolyn F. Ford & Families &…

  • Topeka

    Akins Jr., Foy

    Foy Akins Jr. Foy Akins, 72, passed away on Wednesday, January 30, 2019 in Topeka, KS. A public visitation will be held on Friday, February 8, 2019…

  • Lawrence

    Loyd, Alice

    Services for Alice Joy Loyd, 86, Olathe, Formerly of Eudora, will be held at 2:30 p.m. Sat., Feb. 9th at Warren-McElwain Mortuary, Eudora Chapel. …

  • Lawrence

    Turner, Floyd

    Family services for Floyd L. Turner, 65, Lawrence will be held at a later date. He died February 4, 2019 at his home. warrenmcelwain.com

  • Lawrence

    Wagley, Jack

    passed away Feb. 5. Loving husband to Francis Wagley. Loving father to Rita Moses, Donna Schwartzenberger, Helen Oglivie, and Tricia Kinkade….

  • Lawrence

    Ferris, Bryce

    Bryce E. Ferris. Funeral service will be 7 pm Friday February 8, 2019 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Tonganoxie. Visitation Sat Feb 9, 10-noon…

  • Wichita

    Weber, Irene

    Weber, Irene 61, 30 yr. Cessna employee (crew chief), passed away Feb. 4, 2019. Preceded in death by husband, Vallis Weber; father, Frank Zapata,…