Jacob “Jake” A. (Wilcox) White, 23, of Marysville, formerly of Blue Rapids, died May 23, 2014, in a one vehicle accident. Jacob is the son of Angie White of Waterville and Bill Wilcox of Blue Rapids. He graduated from Valley Heights High School in 2009. While in high school,
Wanda Mae (Thorn dyke) Johnson, 78, died in the Good Shepherd Hospice House on May 28, 2014, in the presence of her husband and children. She was born in Pontiac, Ill., on Feb. 26, 1936, the daughter of John Joseph and Hilda Florence (Freiden) Thorndyke. Wanda grew up on the
Les Wallace, 68, of Manhattan, died May 31, 2014, at The Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. He was born August 15, 1945, in Winfield. Complete obituary and service information will be announced later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Ave.
Teresita Bermudez, 49, of Overland Park, died Wednesday, May 28, 2014, at the Shawnee Mission Medical Center. Memorial services will be 3 p.m., Sunday, June 1, 2014, at the Porter Funeral Home in Lenexa. Visitation will be Sunday from 2-3 p.m. at the funeral home. The family provided
Phyllis D. Fitzgerald, 93, of Lisle, Ill., died Saturday, Dec. 28, 2013, in Elmhurst, Ill. Survivors include her daughters, Nancy McCoy and husband W. James of Chapel Hill, N.C.; Catherine McMahon and husband Phillip of Elmhurst; sister, Dora Hunt of Prescott, Ariz.; three grandchildren: James and wife
Joyce Brummett, 73, of Wamego died Monday, May 26, 2014, near Alma. Joyce was born Dec. 21, 1940, in West Frankfort, Ill. In July 1958, she married Jerry Brummett in Hurst, Ill. They later divorced. Joyce sold real estate during the early 1980s. She worked as a University of Kansas Athletics
Wanda Mae Johnson, 78, of Manhattan died Wednesday, May 28, 2014, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. She was born on Feb. 26, 1926, in Pontiac, Ill. Complete obituary information is pending and will be announced by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Avenue, Manhattan, Kansas 66502.
Gladys A. McHugh, 83, of Blue Rapids, died Monday, May 26, 2014, at Blue Valley Senior Living, in Blue Rapids. Gladys was born Sept. 15, 1930, at LaGrange, Ga., to Albert D. and Ophilia V. (Gable) Grice. Survivors include two sons; Kenneth L. Coggins and wife Jane of Blue Rapids,
Margie Lee Rue, 90, of Manhattan, died Friday, May 23, 2014, at the Meadowlark Hills Retirement Community in Manhattan. She was born on Oct. 5, 1923 to “Nellie” Kathlyn and George Nicar in Galveston, Texas. Margie loved to play bingo and to play the slot machines. She was
Everett E. Boyce, 89, of Wamego, died Monday, May 26, 2014, at the Valley Vista Good Samaritan Society in Wamego. Everett was born Dec. 19, 1924, in Junction City, the son of W.R. and Ethel (Breen) Boyce. He grew up and attended Alida Grade School before moving and graduating
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