• Augusta,  El Dorado

    Robert Eugene Engelbert, Jr.

    Robert Eugene Engelbert, Jr., 68, of Fall River, KS, passed away Monday, March 30, 2020 in Augusta.Robert was born in Beloit, KS on August 12, 1951, to Carolyn (Schutz) Engelbert and the late Robert Eugene Engelbert, Sr. He was a power plant operator for the City of Augusta. Robert enjoyed woodworking, camping and rejuvenating RV’s and old cars.He is survived by his mother; daughter, Stephanie Dugan and husband Tim of Kansas City, MO; son, Robert Engelbert, III and […]

  • Augusta,  El Dorado

    Joe Weymer Walters

    Joe Weymer Walters, 91, of Augusta, KS, passed away Wednesday, March 25, 2020 at home. The family will hold a private graveside service at Andover Cemetery, Andover, KS at a later date.Joe was born in Chanute, KS on December 13, 1928, to the late Lula (Close) and John Walters. He helped establish the Wichita location of Petroleum information. Later, he moved to the Federal Land Bank and served as manager of the mineral division. Joe loved being with his family, and he also enjoyed […]

  • Augusta,  El Dorado

    Patty Jo Thompson

    Patty Jo Thompson, 80, of Leon, KS, passed away Tuesday, March 31, 2020 at home.Patty was born in Atchison, KS on March 10, 1940, to the late Ruth (Alexander) and Edward Kautz. She enjoyed flower gardening, sewing, and fishing. She loved cats and dogs as well. Patty was a homemaker and she was the best house cleaner. She had also worked as a CNA in nursing homes as well.On February 11, 1957 she married Robert Thompson in Wichita, KS who survives her. She is also […]

  • Augusta,  El Dorado

    Gayle N. Estes

    Former El Dorado resident, Gayle N. Estes, 84, died of flu complications on March 17, 2020, in Whitewater, Kansas.Gayle was born on February 16, 1936, in Eureka, KS. to parents Orville and Lillian (Whitt) Estes. He graduated from Wichita East High School. Gayle was a member of the National Guard for six years and went on to work at KG&E/Westar Energy for 36 years before retirement. In his spare time, Gayle was a member of the Midian Shrine and Founding Member and 1st Chief of the […]

  • Augusta,  El Dorado

    Elsie M. Love

    Elsie M. Love, 85, Of El Dorado. Elsie’s life began on May 27, 1934 in El Dorado; the daughter of Dillard and Marguerite (Demoret) Smock. She was united in marriage to David Love on June 2, 1952 in El Dorado.Elsie had roots deep in her faith and loved attending church. Elsie was a homemaker and tended to her gardens. She earned a Master Gardener Certificate from Texas A&M. Elsie also enjoyed painting and spending time with her grandchildren. Her greatest joy was her family […]

  • Augusta,  El Dorado

    Tammy Elaine Lister

    Tammy Elaine Lister, age 44 passed from this Earth in her sleep peacefully in the early morning hours of March 31, 2020.Tammy is survived by her mother, Janice; her loving fiancé Rob Jantz; her brother Troy and the lights of her life, her children Autumn (and fiancé Jake), Peyton, Gage, Alexsis and Jacob.She is preceded in death by her father John Lister.Tammy was born September 11, 1975 to John and Janice, and lived her entire life in El Dorado, Kansas, […]

  • Augusta,  El Dorado

    Randy L. Gilmore

    Randy L. Gilmore, 55 of Eureka – Randy’s life began on January 11, 1965 in Hammond, IN; the son of Charles and Connie (LaVoie) Gilmore.Randy was a hard worker and held several different occupations. He was a truck driver and worked in the oil fields in Eureka. He also worked for J.P. Weigand Real Estate preparing homes to be sold. Randy also worked as a handyman.In his spare time, Randy enjoyed fishing and listening to music. He enjoyed playing the drums. Randy […]

  • Augusta,  El Dorado

    Fern Esther (Baker) Burton

    Fern Esther (Baker) Burton, of El Dorado, Kansas, passed away on March 27, 2020, at the age of 91. Fern was born on September 24, 1928, to Orpha and Harold Baker in Iola, Kansas, where she also attended school. Fern married Jim Burton on January 1, 1948, in Fall River, Kansas. She was a homemaker and avid gardener.Fern is survived by her son, Leroy Burton and wife Jeri, daughter, Teresa Bodensteiner and husband Mike; grandchildren, Daniel Burton and wife Michelle, Mike Burton and […]

  • Augusta,  El Dorado

    Billie N. Sprecker

    Billie N. Sprecker, 85, of Overland Park, KS, passed away March 29th at Sunrise Assisted Living of Overland Park.Services are pending at this time. A full obituary and service updates will be posted later at www.sawyerchapel.com

  • Augusta,  El Dorado

    Hattie Opal Long

    Hattie Opal Long, 103, Powtin, KS – Hattie’s life began on December 6, 1916, the daughter of Ralph and Mattie (Meade) Ullum in Potwin, Kansas. She graduated from Potwin High, Class of 1936. She married Elvin C. Long on July 6, 1938, in El Dorado, Kansas. She was a farm wife and worked 16 years at Wheat State Manor as a dietary aide. She was a member of the First Christian Church in Potwin where she taught Sunday School and was also the Sunday School Superintendent. Clubs included the […]

  • Augusta,  El Dorado

    R. Scott Firebaugh

    R. Scott Firebaugh, beloved husband, son, brother, uncle and friend passed into his eternal heavenly home on Tuesday, March 24, 2020, in Kansas City. Scott was born to Jim and Ellen Firebaugh on May 4, 1954, in Wichita, KS. Scott was a 1972 graduate of Augusta High School, afterwards he attended Butler County Community College. Scott then attended Washburn university where he majored in computer science, graduating in 1976.Scott married the love of his life, Mitzi (Mossman), in […]

  • Augusta,  El Dorado

    William Ernest Sifford

    William Ernest Sifford, loving father, grandfather, and uncle passed peacefully Sunday, March 22, 2020 in Overland Park, Kansas. Ernie celebrated his 95th birthday on October 2, 2019. He lived in El Dorado, Kansas most of his life prior to moving to Silvercrest Retirement Community in Overland Park in April of 2015. While living in El Dorado, he was a long-time member of the Augusta Church of Christ having served as worship leader. He graduated from El Dorado High School, attended El Dorado […]

  • Augusta,  El Dorado

    Phillip K. Wedel

    Phillip K. Wedel, 69 of AugustaPhillip’s life began on May 19, 1950 in El Dorado; the son of Leslie and Alice M. (Becker) Wedel.Phillip proudly served in the United States Army. He was united in marriage to Linda M. Andrews. He was a hard worker and worked in agriculture. Phillip enjoyed Harley motorcycles, farming, fishing and having a good time with friends. He cherished his best friend Bravo, his dog. His family includes his sister Phyllis Gillum of El Dorado; […]

  • Augusta

    Charles Linen Barber

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  • Augusta,  El Dorado

    Mary Esther Camp

    Mary Esther Camp, 90 of El Dorado.Mary’s life began on April 26, 1929, in El Dorado, KS and she passed away on March 16, 2020, in Wichita, KS. She was the daughter (one of 15 children) of Lloyd and Hazel (Boone) Turner. Mary was united in marriage to Clifford Camp on October 26, 1945, while he was on leave from the United States Navy and they celebrated almost 60 years of marriage until Clifford’s passing on March 1, 2005. She married Jim Nuttle on August 5, 2006. […]

  • Augusta,  El Dorado

    Roger Lee McEarchern, Sr.

    Graveside services for Roger Lee McEachern, Sr., 86 will be at 1:00 PM Friday March 20, 2020 at Walnut Valley Cemetery in El Dorado, Kansas. Arrangements are by Cordry-Gritz Funeral Home, Hennessey, Oklahoma.

  • Augusta

    Bryan Lee Moore

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  • Augusta,  El Dorado

    Gloria Belle Hollenbeck (Ritchey)

    Born March 31, 1935 to Charles William Ritchey and Bonnie Belle Ritchey (Harper). Gloria was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. Gloria was preceded in death by her parents and 2 sisters, Joyice Sykes and Jeanette Venable.Gloria leaves her husband Donald Leroy Hollenbeck of Overland Park, KS and a daughter Kathy Crawford of Overland Park, KS. 3 Grandchildren, Jennifer Crawford, Rachelle Sindt and Rane Crawford and 8 great grandchildren. Gloria was a teacher […]

  • Augusta,  El Dorado

    Stephen “Steve” Jones

    Steve Jones Age 77 Of El DoradoStephen “Steve” Jones’ life began on January 13, 1943 in Emporia, KS; the son of John and Eleanor (Salmon) Jones. Steve attended and graduated from El Dorado High School. He was united in marriage to Marilyn Wade on November 6, 1970 in Winfield. Steve was a hard worker and worked in several different fields. He was most proud of owning the A&W Root Beer Stand in Winfield. He also worked for Furley Co-Op, the Kansas Turnpike and […]

  • Augusta

    Buell Halbert Bobbett

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  • Augusta,  El Dorado

    Ila M. McClelland Kieferle

    Ila M. McClelland Kieferle was born on a farm near Clements, Kansas on September 16, 1929 to Horace Lee McClelland and Ila Nadine Booth McClelland. Ila passed away February 27, 2020 in Buffalo, MO.Ila was raised in the Homestead and Matfield Green Kansas areas. She graduated from Matfield Green High School with the class of 1947.Ila was united in marriage to Ronald C. Kieferle on January 13, 1951. After Ronald’s discharge from the United States Army the couple […]

  • Augusta,  El Dorado

    Herschel McCoy

    Beloved father, grandfather, brother, uncle, cousin, and friend…known for his kindness and generosity. Herschel McCoy, of El Dorado, KS, died on March 12, 2020, at the Catholic Care Center in Bel Aire, KS. He lived a good life to the age of 89, and was healthy and vital up to the last three months of his life.He was born in Iola, KS, to Frank and Tressa (Kramer) McCoy, the oldest son and second of nine children. In his earliest years, the young family traveled around Kansas, […]

  • Augusta,  El Dorado

    Stephen Chadwick Smith

    Stephen Chadwick Smith was born on Thursday, October 5, 1995, to Lisa Chadwick and Jeremy Smith. His list of accomplishments while on this Earth for 24 years is long, with notable occasions such as earning recognition as a national debater, completing a spontaneous kitchen floor remodel in one day that his mother is still rolling her eyes about, taking his role as big brother to his brother Gage as seriously as one should, completing a cross-country road trip with one of his best friends […]

  • Augusta,  El Dorado

    David Wayne Valentine

    Wichita resident David Wayne Valentine, age 46, died Monday, March 2 at his home in Wichita.David was born December 21, 1973, the son of Bill and Jean (Miller) Valentine.He grew up on a farm south of El Dorado and attended high school in Leon.He started working as a plumber with his father and later went to work for Commercial Mechanical Inc., now CM3, where he worked for 17 plus years.David enjoyed life to the fullest and loved his 2014 Mustang. […]

  • Augusta,  El Dorado

    Obituary: Stephen Smith

    Wichita resident Stephen Smith, died Saturday (March 7, 2020) at his home in Wichita. He was 24 years of age.He was born October 5, 1995 in El Dorado, the son of Jeremy G. and Lisa M. (Chadwick) Smith.There will be a visitation time with the family on Friday (March 13, 2020) from 5 to 7 p.m. at Carlson Funeral Home in El Dorado.A memorial fund is being established in his memory to the Sunshine Children’s Home, 1918 N. Prairie Creek Rd, Andover, KS […]

  • Augusta,  El Dorado

    Obituary: Clair D. Baldwin

    Clair D. Baldwin, Jr., 90, of Augusta, passed away Sunday (March 8, 2020) in Wichita.Memorial service will be 10 a.m. Saturday (March 14, 2020) at Headley Funeral Chapel, Augusta. Inurnment will be at Latham Cemetery, Latham.Clair was born in Latham on April 3, 1929, to the late Hazel Harriet (Sontag) and Clair Delray Baldwin, Sr. He served in the U.S. Navy as an AD3 in the Korean War. He worked as a shipping and receiving clerk at Boeing for many years.He is […]