• Colby,  Oakley

    Elva Livingston

    Elva Lois (Garrett) Livingston, 97, Colby, died March 12, 2019 at Citizens Medical Center. Elva was born to Jesse J. and Jessie (Foster) Garrett on September 27, 1921 in Decatur County. As a small child Elva’s family moved to a farm North East of Levant. Elva attended country school through her elementary years and graduated from Levant High School. Elva married Roy Livingston, Jr on June 11, 1937. They made their home in Levant, moving to Colby in 1962. While living in Levant Elva worked part time at the post office and the telephone office. Elva began working at the Thomas County National Bank in 1959 as bookkeeper/teller, retiring in…

  • Garden City

    Vernon Johnson

    Vernon E. Johnson, age 59, died Tuesday, March 12, 2019, at St. Catherine Hospital in Garden City, Kansas. He was born May 19, 1959, in Blanding, Utah, the son of Vernon Leslie and Dorena Mae (McNutt) Johnson. Vernon moved to Hugoton in 1977 and graduated from Hugoton High School in 1979. He then began driving truck for Halliburton, Premier Alfalfa, and Dillco Fluid Service in Hugoton for many years. Vernon was previously married to Deb Clinesmith and Raynetta Mae. He was a hard worker and had a strong work ethic. If someone needed help, they knew he was just a phone call away. Vernon enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren,…

  • Marysville

    Linda S. Stitt | 03/12/2019

    View The Obituary For Linda S. Stitt. Please join us in Loving, Sharing and Memorializing Linda S. Stitt on this permanent online memorial presented by Kinsley Mortuary, Padden Funeral Chapel, Hanover Mortuary & Axtell-Landreth Funeral Home.

  • Topeka

    John Q. Shove | 03/12/2019

    View The Obituary For John Q. Shove. Please join us in Loving, Sharing and Memorializing John Q. Shove on this permanent online memorial presented by Davidson Funeral Home.

  • Lacygne

    Jerry Clark

    Jerry DeWayne Clark Sr. age 71, La Cygne, Kansas passed away at his home on Monday, March 12, 2019. He was born at Newport, Arkansas on December 8, 1947 the son of Ace Clinton and Mazie Pilgrim Clark. Jerry served his country in the United States Army during the Vietnam War. He was a farmer and retired from the Miami County Road and Bridge Department. He was united in marriage to Debra McCurdy on September 30, 1972. Jerry was a member of the Calvary First Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his parents, one son, Billy Clark, two brothers, Clinton and Burnice Clark and two sisters, Iva Mae…

  • Chanute

    Jerry Ben Houston 1939-2019

    Jerry Ben Houston, 79, of Chanute, KS passed away the morning of Friday, March 8, 2019 at Heritage Healthcare in Chanute. Jerry was born on July 16, 1939 in Maude, Oklahoma the son of Warren and Ruth

  • Lyons,  Sterling

    Anna May Johnson-Campbell

    Anna May Johnson-Campbell Anna May Johnson-Campbell, 87, of Sterling, passed away March 9, 2019 at Presbyterian Manor, Sterling. She was born on February 18, 1932 in Hutchinson, the daughter of Weldon and Vivian Crane Manwarren. Anna May was a longtime Sterling resident. She owned and operated her own restaurant in Battle Creek, MI; worked as a mixer and sewer for the Lyons Salt Plant; and was a homemaker. Anna May was a member of the First Christian Church, Lyons; Rebekah Lodge #172 of Lyons…

  • Lyons,  Sterling

    Gale Howard Earle

    Gale Howard Earle Gale Howard Earle, 87, of Sterling, passed away March 10, 2019 at Hospice House, Hutchinson. He was born August 7, 1931 in Sterling, Kansas, the son of Seale and Roella Magers Earle. He graduated from Sterling High School with the class of 1949, and received his Associates Arts Degree from Hutchinson Community College. Gale was a lifetime Sterling resident, having moved to Hutchinson in 2013. He was a retired store manager for Westlake Hardware, working in the hardware and s…

  • Junction City

    Denise Mary Weed

    Denise Mary Weed Service: Services Pending Denise Mary (Martin) Weed, 94, passed away at the Valley View Senior Life Center on March 5, 2019. Denise was born… More

  • Olathe

    John G. Booth

    John G. Booth Visitation: Thursday, March 14, 2019 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm Service: Friday, March 15, 2019 at 11:00am A full obituary will be posted soon. Please check back. To leave a special message for the family, press the “Share… More

  • Parsons

    Moauna D. (Allen) Wilson

    WEST MINERAL — Moauna D. (Allen) Wilson, 95, of West Mineral, formerly of McCune, entered into eternal rest while residing at ComfortCare Home of Pittsburg at 11:49 a.m. Sunday, March 3, 2019. Moauna

  • Parsons

    Jerry Kinsch

    Jerry Kinsch, 86, of Parsons died at 11:14 p.m. Sunday, March 10, 2019, at his home. He had been in failing health. His wife, Vita, survives of the home.

  • Garden City

    Jacquelyn Marilee Schmidt

    Jacquelyn Marilee (Browning) Schmidt, 85, died March 9, 2019, at the Hamilton County Hospital in Syracuse.She was born on Oct. 2, 1933, in Jetmore to Francis “Ike” Browning and Laverna Belle (Swisher) Browning.She married Gano J. Schmidt on June 10, 1952, in Syracuse.She moved with her family to a farm southwest of Syracuse when she was five years old. She attended Dodge City Community College for cosmetology and became a beautician. She worked for several […]

  • Garden City

    Aileen Elizabeth DeBruce

    ULYSSES — Aileen Elizabeth DeBruce, 91, died March 9, 2019, in Kiowa, Kan.She was born in Junction City on April 16, 1927, to Forest Valentine Beal and Gladys Smutz Beal.She married Archie Paul DeBruce on Dec. 27, 1948.Aileen graduated from the University of Kansas and taught school for years in Denver before moving to Ulysses.She is survived by her two children, Paul Edward DeBruce and Shirley DeBruce Conaway; nine grandchildren; and five great- […]

  • Garden City

    Evelyn Lucille Waller

    Evelyn Lucille Waller, 80, died Saturday, March 9, 2019, at the Scott County Hospital in Scott City.She was born on January 14, 1939, in Scott City to Theodore R. and Violet M. Farr France.She married Dan Eldon Waller on Aug. 30, 1959, in Wichita County, Kan.A lifetime resident of Scott City, Kansas, she was a homemaker.She is survived by three brothers, Leon France and Ted France of Scott City and Ron France of Garden City.She was preceded in death by her […]

  • Garden City

    Forsha Danford

    Forsha Danford, 71, went to be with his Lord and Savior this March 4th, 2019. He was born March 13th, 1947, in Garden City, the son of Fred L. & Ruth E. (Brack) Danford. He died at OSU hospital in Tulsa, Oklahoma.Forsha grew up in Garden City where he attended GCHS and GCCC. He enlisted into the army after high school and was a veteran of the Vietnam War, where he was a machine gunner in the infantry.When he returned home, he worked as a carpenter and an over the road truck […]

  • Shawnee

    Charles L. Kneisler

    Charles Lewis Kneisler, 89, of Lenexa, KS passed away March 10, 2019. Charles was born May 21, 1929 at home in Louisville, KY to Robert and Marie (Miller) Kneisler. Charles was one of five children. He was husband of one and was able to celebrate 52 years of marriage with his beautiful wife JoAnne until she passed in April of 2012. He was the father of seven children, thirteen grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren.  He worked as a radio disc jockey and advertising salesman. He raised his family in a small Catholic community in Colwich, KS.  He was a proud member of Good Shepherd Catholic Church and an outstanding church lector. May he…

  • Salina

    Louis Boley

    Louis Boley, 89, of Salina, passed Saturday, March 9, 2019. He was born Dec. 8, 1929, to John and Margaret (Eyer) Boley in Topeka. Lou married Juanita Strawn on June 17, 1953. He served 26 years in the Army and Army National Guard as a chief warrant officer. Survivors: wife of 65 years, Juanita; children, John Boley (Diana), of Wakefield, Mark Boley (Connie), of Concordia, Cindy Boley (Bennie), of Myra, Texas, Jay Boley (Deb), of Meade, and Rex Boley, […]

  • Salina

    James D. Bird

    NORTON — James D. Bird, 83, passed away Saturday, March 9, 2019, at the Logan Manor. He was born Aug. 5, 1935, to Basil and Susan (Howell) Bird. He married Sydnia “Delores” Richardson, Nov. 29, 1960. She died in Feb. 23, 1990. Jim later married Gayle Hinz on June 29, 1990. Jim served in the U.S. Air Force.Survivors: wife, Gayle; sons, Richard Bird, James Bird (Teresa), and Russell Bird (Angie); stepson, Merlin Hinz (Deonne); one brother;  […]

  • Salina

    John Savoia

    HILLSBORO — John Savoia, 91, passed away Saturday, March 9, 2019, at Parkside Home. He was born June 5, 1927, in Piermont, N.Y. He married Lola Stratman on Dec. 11, 1981.Survivors: wife, Lola Savoia; sons, John S. Savoia, and Timothy Savoia; stepsons, Robert Kim Washmon, and Gregory Washmon; daughter, Ruth Savoia Restrepo; stepdaughters, Terri Todd, Cynthia Fleming, and Janis McIntyre; sisters, Anna Lepori, Connie Dillon, and Etta Pippi; 13 grandchildren; nine great- […]

  • Salina

    Fred J. Schurz

    Fred J. Schurz, 70, of Salina, passed away Saturday, March 9, 2019. He was born in Logan to Walter and Georgine (Bittel) Schurz. Fred was in the U.S. Army and proudly served in Vietnam. He also was an avid fisherman. This was a passion he loved to share with his family, especially Josh. Fred is survived by his wife of 38 years, Linda; children, Loyse Hinkle (Mark), of Grand Junction, Colo.; stepchildren, Dr. Del Rey (Donelle), of Maize, Lori Jarrell (Rick), of Goddard, and […]

  • Salina

    Seon A. Whitaker

    Seon A. Whitaker, 57, of Salina, passed away Saturday, March 9, 2019. The family will hold a memorial service, 11 a.m. Saturday, March 16, at St. John’s Missionary Baptist Church, 215 S. Chicago St., Salina, with Pastor John Curtis officiating. Memorials may be made to Carlson-Geisendorf Funeral Home to assist the family with final expenses. For more information or to leave an online condolence: carlsonfh.net.

  • Salina

    Delmar E. Shrontz

    SUPERIOR, Neb. — Delmar E. Shrontz, 78, passed away March 11, 2019. He was born Dec. 11, 1940 to Kenneth and C. Berniece (McKee) Shrontz.  He married Marlene Jordan, adopting her daughters, Peggy and Lori. They later divorced. He married Mary Hobelman in 1998. They later divorced. He was a U.S. Army veteran.  Survivors: daughters, Peggy Fletcher (Mark) of Haughton, La., and Lori Shrontz Richecky of Oklahoma; five […]

  • Salina

    Donna Maxine Roberts

    NORTON — Donna Maxine Roberts, 90, passed away Thursday, March 7, 2019, at the Andbe Home. Donna was born  May 23, 1928, to George and Elva Madden. Donna married Vernon D. Roberts on Aug. 17, 1963. Survivors include: her husband of nearly 56 years, Vernon; her sister-in-law, Beverley Roberts of Ogallala, Neb.; her niece, Patricia Miller, and her husband, of Overland Park; and nine nieces, nephews and spouses. Donna was preceded in death by […]