Tuesday, April 28, 2015



Obituaries

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  • Karen Rappoport

    A public remembrance service for Karen Rappoport will be held this Saturday, October 5, at 1 pm in the KSU Alumni Center ballroom. All who knew Karen are encouraged to attend and share their memories of her in a celebration of her life, career, and community involvement.

  • Irene Phillips

    Rachel (Irene) Phillips, 99, formerly of Manhattan, died Sunday in Prescott, Ariz. Irene was born on Sept. 2, 1914, in Manhattan. She was the daughter of Louis G. and Ester F. (Dale) Davis.  She was a retired civil service employee.  In 1932 she married Roy C. Ellis.&

  • Dan A. Lindsey-Shelton

    Dan Lindsey-Shelton, 46, of Manhattan, died Friday at his residence. The family provided some of the following information. He was born on Dec. 10, 1966, in Manhattan. He was the son of Donald Roy and Donna Faye (Mayer) Shelton. Dan attended Riley schools until his sophomore year when

  • Norma M. Lawrence

    Norma Lawrence, 86, of Manhattan, died Monday at Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. She was born on Jan. 20, 1927, in Graymont, Ill. and had been a Manhattan resident since 1950. Additional obituary information and service times will be announced later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home.

  • Irene Phillips

    Irene Phillips, 99, of Prescott, Arizona, formerly of Manhattan, died Sunday in Prescott. Funeral services and full obituary information are pending and will be announced by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home.

  • Verna Ritzert

    Verna Ritzert, 61, of Erie, and a former Manhattan resident, died Wednesday at Labette Health in Parsons. She was born on Aug. 24, 1952, in Manhattan, to Charles and An- nabelle (Herren) Johnston. She grew up in Manhattan and attended Manhattan schools, graduating from Manhattan High School in 1970.

  • Gregory Lynn Kern

    Gregory “Greg” Lynn Kern, 61, of rural Maple Hill, died Friday, September 27, at his home. He was born Dec. 6, 1951 in Smith Center, the son of Lawrence E. and Gertrude E. (Myers) Kern. He grew up in Smith Center graduating from Smith Center High School in 1970. After

  • Gilbert Joseph Seiwald

    Gilbert Joseph Seiwald, 98, of Wamego, died Thursday, September 26, at his home. Gilbert was born Dec. 25, 1914 in Eudora, the son of Michael Joseph and Amelia (Brueggen) Seiwald. He grew up and attended schools in Eudora, St. Marys and St. Bernard before graduating from Wamego High School

  • Era Mathew David Bryant

    Era Mathew David Bryant, 92, of Manhattan, died Thursday, September 26,  at his home. Era was born in Independence on Nov. 8, 1920 to Mathew David and Ruby Pearl Bryant.  Era grew up in various towns in southeastern Kansas including Elk City where his grandfather had a

  • Verna K. Ritzert

    Verna Ritzert, 61, of Erie and a former Manhattan resident died Wednesday, September 25, at Labette Health in Parsons. Among her survivors is her husband, Dale Ritzert, of the home. Complete obituary details and funeral arrangements will be announced by the Pierce-Carson-Wall Funeral Home of Parsons. Online


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