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    Mary Carr, affectionately know as “Grandma,” 92, of Manhattan, died Thursday, January 30. The family provided some of the following information. Mary was born May 7, 1921, in Clearwater, Fla. She was the daughter of the late Melvin and Lily Clark. After working 4 p.m.-midnight every night during


    Fred Daniels, 63, of Wamego died Dec. 6 in Manhattan. A celebration of life honoring Daniels will be from 1 to 4 p.m. Feb. 8 at the American Legion in Manhattan. Anyone who knew him is welcome to come and share memories.


    Jack C. Glover, M.D., 84, died Sunday at his home in Farmington, N.M. The family provided some of the following information. He was born Nov. 29, 1929, in Topeka. He was the son of Otis B. Glover and Anona Cain Glover. He was united in marriage


    John Earl Kent, 70, of Olsburg, died Wednesday at the Community Hospital in Onaga. He was the assistant director of facilities at Kansas State University in Manhattan for 40 years until retiring in 2008. The family provided some of the following information. John was born on Sept. 22, 1943, in


    A memorial graveside service for Hans Edward Hart, 57, of Manhattan, who died Dec. 16, will be at 1 p.m. Friday at the Kansas Veterans Cemetery Pavilion. He worked at Fort Riley for the Department of the Army in the Human Resources Development Division.  To send


    Willis Boyd “Bud” Beckley, 74, of Manhattan, died Thursday at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. He was born Jan. 7, 1940. Complete obituary and service information will be announced later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home.


    Carrol Paul Umscheid, 79, of Topeka, died Monday at his home. He was born in Flush on March 12, 1934. He graduated from Flush High School in 1954.  He joined the U.S. Air Force in Enid, Okla. in July 1954, stationed at Vance Air Force Base. He was


    Violet Lawson-Blanck, 81, of Manhattan, died on Monday to be united with our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.  She had been a resident of the Via Christi Village in Manhattan since late August of 2013. The family provided some of the following information. She was born


    Virgil Donald Swartz, 89, of Alta Vista, died Saturday at Morris County Hospital in Council Grove. The family provided some of the following information. Virgil was born on March 7, 1924, in his grandparents’ home. He was the oldest child of Albert and Nahda (Furney) Swartz. Virgil attended


    Luella Iverna Wrosch, 94, of Onaga, died Sunday at the Lexington Park Nursing Home in Topeka.  She was a life-long resident of the area. Luella was born May 6, 1919, in Onaga.  She attended local schools and graduated in 1937 from Onaga High School.  She received

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