Thomas Henry Dekat, 88, of Saint George, died Friday, July 11, 2014, at the Wamego Health Center. Thom was born on Feb. 2, 1926, in Flush to the late Laura Mary (Winter) and Clemens Henry Dekat. He graduated from Flush High School. Tom was a farmer and carpenter as well
Fern M. Hofman-Comstock, 102, of Parker, Colo., died Saturday morning, July 12, 2014, at the Crown Crest of Parker Rehabilitation and Living Center. She was born on Dec. 5, 1951, in Wheaton and had been a longtime Manhattan and surrounding area resident. Additional obituary information and service times will be
Stephen Braun, 58, Topeka, died Wednesday, July 9, 2014, after a six-month battle with cancer. Steve was born July 12, 1955, in Bad Kreuznach, Germany, the son of Walter and Elizabeth (Vestal) Braun. He attended Lawrence High School and Ottawa University. He was employed as a case manager/juvenile intensive
Steven (Steve) Clark Posler, 47, of Maryland Heights, Mo., died Monday, July 7, 2014, at Lakewood, Wash., while at work on the golf course he was building. The family provided the following information. Steve was born at Ames, Iowa on Nov. 4, 1966, to Gerry and Shirley Posler. He
Alvin L. Meyer, 72, of Marysville, died Monday, July 7, 2014, at The University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, Neb. Visitation will be Friday, July 11, from 1 to 9 p.m. at Kinsley Mortuary in Marysville. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. A funeral service will
Lois Leona Hedman, 93, of Manhattan, died Tuesday, July 8, 2014, at Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. Lois was born in Leonardville on May 25, 1921. She was the daughter of the late Carl B. and Minnie (Nelson) Meyer. She graduated from Leonardville High School in 1939, where she
Wilma Mae Forsberg, 84, of Riley, died Wednesday, July 9, 2014, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. She was born on Jan. 2, 1930, in Eagleville, Mo., the daughter of Rutherford H. and Mary L. (Hurst) Shannon. She grew up in the Eagleville area and graduated from
Jim “Hippie” Bruns, 59, died Thursday, July 3, 2014, at his residence in Manhattan. He was born on Sept. 30, 1954, in Junction City, the son of Calvin E. & Elaine R. (Nelson) Bruns. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at a later date. Additional information and a
Wilma Mae Forsberg, 84, of Riley, died Wednesday, July 9, 2014, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. She was born on Jan. 2, 1930, in Eagleville, Mo. The family will greet friends during a visitation on Thursday from 6:30-8 p.m. at the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home in Manhattan.
L. Marie “Suki” Dellen, 85, of Manhattan, died Sunday, July 6, 2014, at the Meadowlark Hills-Stolzer House. The family provided the following information. She was born on July 11, 1928, in Manhattan, the daughter of Ben C. and Lulu (McConnell) York and had been a lifetime area resident. She was
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