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Martha Fern Hamous

Martha Fern Hamous

Martha Fern Hamous Martha Fern Hamous, 87, of Sterling, passed away August 16, 2018 at Good Samaritan Society, Lyons. She was born July 12, 1931 in Keyes, Oklahoma, the daughter of Leonard and Elsie Whiteman Black. She graduated from Hoisington High School, Hoisington, KS. Martha resided in Sterling for the past 46 years, formerly of

David Paul Belote

David Paul Belote

David Paul Belote David Paul Belote, 65, of Alden, died August 8, 2018 at the Kansas University Medical Center. He was born December 18, 1952 in Lyons, KS, the son of Benjamin Bertram and Ida Geneva VanDest Belote. He graduated from Lyons High School with the class of 1971. David has resided in Alden since

Galen H Cassingham

Galen H Cassingham

Galen H Cassingham Galen H. Cassingham, 75, of Little River, passed away August 1, 2018 at Ellsworth County Medical Center. He was born August 5, 1942 in Little River, Kansas, the son of Harold Clarence and Phyllis Aileen Campbell Cassingham. He graduated from Little River High School, with the class of 1960.  Galen has resided

Baunita Zoe “Bonnie” Nixon

Baunita Zoe "Bonnie" Nixon

Baunita Zoe “Bonnie” Nixon Baunita Zoe “Bonnie” Nixon, 86, of Lyons, passed away July 30, 2018 at Wesley Medical Center, Wichita, Kansas. She was born April 6, 1932 in Lyons, Kansas, the daughter of Melvin and Hazel Birchenough Temple. She graduated from Lyons High School, with the class of 1950. She later attended Salt City

Dale Monroe

Dale Monroe

Dale Monroe Dale Monroe, 77, of Sterling, passed away July 30, 2018 at Hospice House of Hutchinson. He was born February 23, 1941 in Sterling, Kansas, the son of Oscar B. and Georgia A. Elstun Monroe. Dale has resided in Sterling since March 31, 1979, formerly of Kaiserslautern, Germany. He retired from American Salt Company

Ross Quintal Vasconcells

Ross Quintal Vasconcells

Ross Quintal Vasconcells Ross Quintal Vasconcells, 90, of Lyons, passed away July 19, 2018.  He was born January 21, 1928 in Lyons, Kansas, the son of Charles Albert and Mabel Locke Embree Vasconcells.  He graduated from Lyons High School with the class of 1945. On October 13, 1948, Ross was united in marriage with Norma

Charles Walker Hayes

Charles Walker Hayes

Charles Walker Hayes Charles Walker Hayes “Pappa”, 87, of Sterling, KS, passed on to eternity on July 20, 2018 at the Hospice House in Hutchinson, KS. Charles was born on July 3, 1931 in Hutchinson to Ray and Nellie Walker Hayes. He and his family moved to Sterling in 1943. Charles attended Sterling Schools, graduating

Ray Clifford Riggs

Ray Clifford Riggs

Ray Clifford Riggs Ray Clifford Riggs, 74, of Bullhead City, Arizona, passed away July 18, 2018. He was born June 10, 1944, in Salem, Oregon, the son of Ralph and Jackie Keeley Riggs. He graduated from Alden High School with the class of 1962. Ray has resided in Bullhead City, AZ. since November 2017, formerly

Sandra Lee Carter

Sandra Lee Carter

Sandra Lee Carter Sandra Lee Carter, 78, of Wichita, passed away July 9, 2018, at Comfort Care Homes, Wichita, Kansas. She was born on September 11, 1939, in Sterling, Kansas, the daughter of Frank and Jennie (Pearson) Savage. She graduated from Sterling High School in 1957 and attended Sterling College. Sandra was a longtime resident

Carol Ade Byard

Carol Ade Byard

Carol Ade Byard Carol Ade Byard, 88, of Lenoir City, Tennessee, passed away Saturday, June 30, 2018. Carol was born in Gypsum, Kansas in 1930 to the late Samuel Ade and Alice Swisher. She was of Baptist faith, and had a love for music and dancing. Her life was dedicated to her family. Carol was

Jane Louise Glenn

Jane Louise Glenn

Jane Louise Glenn Jane Louise “Rodgers” Glenn, 98, died July 7, 2018 at the Sterling Presbyterian Manor. She was born January 8, 1920, at Abilene, Kansas, daughter of Earl and Mabel Rodgers. Graduated Hutchinson High School in 1938, and graduated Hutchinson Junior College. November 3, 1940, married Harry Gilmore Glenn, also from Hutchinson; they were

Max R. Crowl

Max R. Crowl

Max R. Crowl Max R. Crowl, 82, of Lyons, passed away July 1, 2018 at Good Samaritan Society, Lyons. He was born December 14, 1935 in Lyons, the son of J. Howard and Ruby Mae Massey Crowl. He graduated from Lyons High School with the class of 1953. He later attended Washburn University and Kansas

James Alan Wood Jr.

James Alan Wood Jr.

James Alan Wood Jr. James Alan Wood Jr., 69, of Geneseo, passed away July 1, 2018 at Salina Regional Health Center. He was born January 21, 1949 in Sterling, KS, the son of James Alan Sr. and Ruby Kruse Wood. He graduated from Geneseo High School with the class of 1967. Alan has been a

Mary Ellen Tippin

Mary Ellen Tippin

Mary Ellen Tippin Mary Ellen Tippin, 88, of Sterling, died June 28, 2018.  Funeral service will be 10:00 A.M., Friday, July 6, 2018 at the United Presbyterian Church, Sterling.  Burial will be at Sterling Community Cemetery, Sterling.  Visitation 2-7 P.M., Thursday, July 5, 2018 at Birzer Funeral Home, Sterling, with family present 5-7 P.M. Mary

Florene Maye “Flo” Berblinger

Florene Maye "Flo" Berblinger

Florene Maye “Flo” Berblinger Florene Maye “Flo” Berblinger, 83, of Sterling, passed away June 20, 2018 at the Newton Medical Center, Newton, KS, after suffering a massive stroke. She was born on December 7, 1934 in Little River, KS, the daughter of Robert and Florence Murdick Reynolds. She graduated from Sterling High School. Flo has

Martin Dean Sheridan

Martin Dean Sheridan

Martin Dean Sheridan Martin Dean Sheridan, 59, of Lyons, passed away June 12, 2018 at his home in Lyons, Kansas. He was born February 8, 1959 in Sterling, Kansas, the son of Ed and Shirley Lucas Sheridan. He graduated from Lyons High School with the class of 1977. Martin has been a near lifelong Lyons

Betty Jo Birka

Betty Jo Birka

Betty Jo Birka Betty J. Birka, 94, of Little River, passed away June 12, 2018 at Hospice House of Hutchinson. She was born on October 11, 1923 in Kanopolis, Kansas, the daughter of George and Georgia Campbell. On February 10, 1942, Betty was united in marriage with Joe Birka in Salina, Kansas. He preceded her

Richard Lee Drake

Richard Lee Drake

Richard Lee Drake Richard L. Drake, 89, of Sterling, passed away on June 7, 2018. He was born June 27, 1928 in rural Sterling, the son of Homer and Gladys Belden Drake. He graduated from Alden High School with the class of 1946. Richard has been a longtime Sterling resident, formerly of Liberal and Lincoln,

Bruna Victoria Mitchell

Bruna Victoria Mitchell

Bruna Victoria Mitchell Bruna Victoria Mitchell, 79, of Marquette, passed away June 7, 2018 at Riverview Estates, Marquette. She was born December 5, 1938 in Dueville, Italy, the daughter of Gerolamo and Maria Pianitola Rizztto. Bruna has resided in Marquette since 1993, formerly of Little River, Kansas. She was a homemaker. On November 12, 1960,