• Lacygne

    Billly Brown

    Billy Paul Brown, age 71, most recently of Blue Mound, Kansas died Wednesday March 13, 2019 as the result of an accident. He was born at Fort Scott, Kansas on October 14, 1947 the son of Rolla and Margie Black Brown. He graduated from Mound City High School. Billy served his country during the Vietnam War in the United State Army. He was married to his wife, Julie. She preceded him in death. Also preceding him were: his parents, and two brothers; Terry and Ricky Brown. He worked as a laborer in the construction industry and was a member of the Laborer”s Union. Billy is survived by two sons; Brad…

  • Colby,  Oakley

    Rita Hazlett

    Rita Hazlett, 58, of Atwood, died Wednesday, March 13, at Rose Medical Center, Denver, CO. She was born June 6, 1960, in Kansas City, MO, to John H. Palacios and Teresa (Florez). Rita loved spending time with her family. She was married to Ron for 18 years. In her spare time she enjoyed farm life which included taking care of the animals and riding horses. She was preceded in death by her parents. She is survived by her husband, Ron; daughters, Bethasia Rankin and Misty Palacios; nine grandchildren, Elijah, Isaiah, Imila, Nevaeh, Nelson, Nathaniel, Brailynn, Jace and Alexander; sister, Veronica and brothers, Joe, David, Daniel, Frank and White Fire. Cremation…

  • Beloit

    June Hamilton | 03/13/2019

    View The Obituary For June Hamilton. Please join us in Loving, Sharing and Memorializing June Hamilton on this permanent online memorial presented by Roberts Family Funeral Service.

  • Atchison,  Effingham,  Nortonville

    Thomas Munsterman

    Thomas E. Munsterman, 74, of Rushville, MO died on Wednesday, March 13, 2019 at the Atchison Hospital. Funeral service will be 2:00 pm on Sunday, March 17th, 2019 at the Becker-Dyer-Stanton Funeral Home with Rev. Keith Hoover officiating. Burial will follow in the Mt. Bethel Cemetery, Weston, MO. The family will receive friends from 1:00 pm until time of service on Sunday at the funeral home. Condolences to the family may be left online at www.beckerdyer.com. Thomas was born on Dec. 1, 1944 in Rushville, MO the son of John and Ada Mae (Bishop) Munsterman. He served in the United States Navy and following his service went to work as…

  • Abilene

    Richard Herbel

    Richard Herbel, 75, of Solomon passed away Wednesday, March 13, 2019 at Memorial Hospital. He was born in Marion County December 7, 1943 the son of Alex and Bernice (Johnston) Herbel . He graduated from Centre High in Lost Springs in 1961. On January 19, 1964 he was united in marriage to Sharon Craft. Richard worked in the law enforcement at the Herington Police Department, Dickinson County Sherriff’s Department, Under Sherriff of Dickinson County and the Abilene Police Department. After law enforcement he worked at Yellow Freight for 28 years where he retired at the age of 59. He was a longtime member of the Abilene Elks, Community Bible Church…

  • Chanute

    Death notice: Kendall Follmer

    Kendall Charles Follmer, 64, of Chanute, KS, passed away on Monday, March 11, 2019. Cremation has been requested.  A memorial service will be held on Monday, March 18, 2019 10 am . at the First United

  • Chanute

    Delora May Baird 1923-2019

    Delora May Baird, 95, formerly of rural Benedict, died Monday, March 11, 2019 at Neodesha Care and Rehab. Delora was born on December 16, 1923 in Kirksville, MO, the daughter of Harol M. and Willetta

  • Chanute

    Vergil Earl Dahlstrom 1935-2019

    Vergil Earl Dahlstrom, 83, Neosho, MO, passed unexpectedly after a sudden illness March 11, 2019. Vergil was born May 3, 1935 in Savonburg, KS to Kermit and Hazel (Nelson) Dahlstrom. He moved from Kan

  • Kansas City

    Rev. Joseph Forbes

    Rev. Joseph Forbes Kansas City Life’s Portrait Rev. Joseph H. Forbes, a native of Fort Worth, Texas, was in the third generation of a family with five generations of ordained clergy serving in the A.M.E. Church.  Born on September 24, 1930, he was the second of five children born to Rev. Ahnin H. and Mrs. Rachel Forbes, Sr.  He confessed his life to Christ at an early age and joined Baker Chapel A.M.E. Church in Fort Worth, Texas. Elder Forbes, as he was known, served diligently in …

  • Kansas City

    Saturah Martin

    Saturah Martin Kansas City Life’s Reflections Saturah “Terri” Jean Martin, age 86, passed away on March 7, 2019 in Kansas City Missouri. She was born on August 28, 1932 in Chattanooga, Tennessee to George Martin and Romania (Cosby) Martin. Terri grew up in Chattanooga, Tennessee. She graduated from Booker T. Washington High School in Chattanooga, Tennessee, in 1950. After high school, she attended Zion College in Chattanooga before moving to Kansas City, Missouri to pursue a career in nursing…

  • Kansas City

    Leonard Jackson

    Leonard Jackson Kansas City Life Reflections Leonard Craig Jackson was born June 30th, 1954, in Kansas City, Missouri; to the union of Carnell and Lois Jackson, the fourth of six children. Craig was educated in the Kansas City, Missouri school district. He attended Sanford B. Ladd elementary, Central Junior, and graduated from Central Senior high school with the class of 1972. He furthered his education at Penn Valley Community College and graduated from U.M.K.C with a Bachler’s degree in Com…

  • Garden City

    Gene Paul DuBois

    SATANTA — Gene Paul DuBois, 87, died March 1, 2019, in Wichita.He was born October 21, 1931, in Great Bend to Clinton and Thelma (Krause) DuBois.He married Betty Anslinger on November 1, 1965, in Clayton, N.M.He graduated from Great Bend High School, served in the Korean War and enjoyed a long career as an over-the-road truck driver, logging thousands of miles hauling cattle, pigs, fertilizer, milk and whatever else was asked of him.He is survived by his […]

  • Parsons

    Kevin L. Boone

    LOUISBURG — Kevin L. Boone, 57, of Louisburg, a former Parsons resident, died at 5:10 p.m. Thursday, March 7, 2019, at the University of Kansas Hospital, Kansas City. His wife, Donita, survives of the

  • Parsons

    Patsy Stewart service

    The family of Patsy Stewart will have a memorial service at 2:30 p.m. Friday at Good Samaritan Society. The day of the service was rescheduled from Saturday.

  • Salina

    Service notices

    SERVICE NOTICES — Because of conditions at the Clayton Cemetery in Clayton, Kan., the burials for Lida Black and James Bird will be postponed until a later date.The funeral for James Bird will still be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, March 14, at the Norton Christian Church.

  • Salina

    Elva Livingston

    COLBY — Elva Livingston, 97, of Colby, passed away Tuesday, March 12, 2019.Baalmann Mortuary, Colby, is handling arrangements. 

  • Salina

    Gary Duane Wolf

    COLBY — Gary Duane Wolf, 79, passed away Friday, March 8, 2019, in Hays. He was born Dec. 8, 1939, to Willard “Bus” and Alice (Weber) Wolf. He married Alice M Garrett on May 17, 1960.Survivors: his wife, Alice; children, Brenda Mazanec (Vic), of Colby, Orba Smith, of Selden, and Justin Wolf (Amanda), of Colby; brother, Lloyd Wolf (Karen), of Hutchinson; grandchildren, Cole Mazanec (Elizabeth), Raya Wagoner (Aaron), Trent Mazanec (Racquel), […]

  • Salina

    Frances Marie Roesch

    COLBY — Frances Marie (Harry) Roesch, 98, passed away Monday, March 11, 2019. She was born Nov. 7, 1920, to Victor M. and Della (Blair) Harry. Frances married Charles F. “Fritz” Roesch on Aug. 3, 1941.Survivors: sons, Chuck (Beatriz) and Dick (Linda); daughter, Marcia Wagoner (David); six grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandson; and numerous relatives, friends, and the many special caregivers, doctors, nurses, and […]

  • Salina

    Laura Grace

    OVERLAND PARK — Laura Grace, 38, passed away Sunday, March 10, 2019. Laura was born Jan. 29, 1981, to Brian and Carol Grace.Memorial services will be at 10 a.m. Friday, March 15, at Amos Family Funeral Home, Shawnee, Kan., and at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 16, at Denmark Lutheran Church, Denmark, Kan.Online condolences may be expressed at www.amosfamily.com.

  • Salina

    Janet Lynn Holmes

    Janet Lynn Holmes, 74, of Salina, passed away Friday, March 8, 2019. She was born Sept. 30, 1944, in Hays to Lester and Irma (Mosher) Hibbs. Janet graduated from Rexford High School and attended Fort Hays State University. She worked for many years as a receptionist and secretary. In her free time, she enjoyed reading, sewing and cooking. Janet is survived by her husband of 54 years, Leroy; children, Kristi Pike (Sean), of Salina, and Reed Holmes (Debi), of Denver; grandchildren, […]

  • Salina

    Kenneth H. Wallace

    BARNARD — Kenneth H. “Kenny” Wallace, 67, passed away Friday, March 8, 2019, while singing at The Dog House in Bennington. Kenny was born Aug. 15, 1951, in Wichita.When Kenny was 3 years old, his parents and brother, Don moved to Barnard, where he lived the rest of his life. With his father, he farmed and ranched on the Wallace Homestead outside of Barnard. They also owned the Wallace and Sons Construction Company. They built ponds and terraces and […]

  • Salina

    Leona Mae Conaway

    SMITH CENTER — Leona Mae Conaway, 92, of Smith Center, passed away Tuesday, March 12, 2019 at her home.All Faiths Funeral Chapel, Smith Center, is handling arrangements. 

  • Salina

    Thomas E. Bigge

    STOCKTON — Thomas E. “Tom” Bigge, 72, of Stockton, passed away Monday, March 11, 2019, in Plainville.Stinemetz Funeral Home, Hill City, is handling arrangements.

  • Salina

    Roberta Johnson

    CONCORDIA —Roberta “Gerry” Johnson, 99, of Concordia, passed away Tuesday, March 12, 2019, at Sunset Nursing Home. Chaput-Buoy Funeral Home, Concordia, is handling arrangements.

  • Salina

    Marjorie Bloom

    WAKEFIELD — Marjorie “Margie” Bloom, 65, passed away Sunday, March 10, 2019. She was born March 4, 1954, to M. D. “Red” and Mary (Eichelberger) Shaw. She married Phil Bloom on Sept. 5, 1992.She is survived by her husband, Phil; son, Chris Bloom (Taren), and Dustin Bloom (Nicole); daughters, Angela Rystad (Aaron), and Melissa Bloom; brother, Harry Shaw (Kim); sister, Melinda Cross (Jim); 10 grandchildren; and one great- […]