John P. Lambert, 81, of Manhattan, died Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. The family provided the following information. John was born on Feb. 4, 1933 in Harrisburg, Pa., the son of John F. and Grace E. (Horning) Lambert. He attended schools in
John M. Cramer, 63, of Manhattan and former longtime resident of Parsons, died Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. The family provided the following information. John was born on Sept. 25, 1950, in Parsons, the son of Obed B. and Reta M. (VanHouten) Cramer.
Michiel “Mike” Newingham, 75, of Alta Vista, died Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, in Kansas City, Kan. The family provided the following information. He was born Aug. 18, 1939, the son on Ernest “Hack” Newingham and Artybelle Goodman. He graduated from Concordia High School and Palmer Chiropractic College. He married
Donald H. Varga, 65, of Ogden, died Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, at his home in Ogden. The family provided the following information. Donald was born Aug. 26, 1948 in Rutland, Vt., the son of Andrew and Natalie (Colburn) Varga. Donald graduated from high school in Rutland and immediately entered the
Alden Bryce Sparman, Sr., 87, of Plano, Texas, died Thursday, Aug. 29, 2014, in Plano. The family provided the following information. Alden was born Aug. 12, 1927, in the May Day area in Riley County to Henry Albert and Marghertia (Telford) Sparman. Alden attended Oklahoma State University and served in
Winifred E. Beck, 86, died Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014, at Newman Hospital in Emporia. The family provided the following information. Winifred was born Feb. 19, 1928, in Manhattan, the daughter of George F. and Alice O. Griffiee Taylor. Winifred attended Manhattan High School and graduated as a member of the
A funeral mass for Gerald Koster, 61, of Carrollton, Texas and formerly of Cawker City, was held at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014, at Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic Church in Cawker City. Mr. Koster died Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, at the UT Southwest Medical Center in
Edrei Louise (Sweet) Lockhart, 83, of Manhattan, died Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, at the Westy Community Care Home in Westmoreland. The family provided some of the following information. She was born on March, 23, 1931, in Centerville, the daughter of Frank F. and Edrei Anna (Oels) Sweet, and was the
Jane Laman, 83, of Manhattan, died Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014, at the Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. She was born on March 5, 1931, in Cottonwood Falls, the daughter of Thomas and Nell (Miles) McKee. She grew up in the area
Norman “Dean” Carpenter, 64, of Waterville, died Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014. Survivors include his wife, Patti Carpenter, of Waterville; two sons, Christopher Carpenter and Kelly Carpenter, both of Council Bluffs, Iowa; three grandchildren and four brothers and sisters, Deborah Huls of Castle Rock, Colo., Dale Carpenter of Bath,
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