Ross J. “Bill” Davenport, 89, died Monday in Manhattan.
Maruja (Mary) Bianchini Torres, 92, of Valley Vista in Wamego died Dec. 30 at the Wamego City Hospital.
Russell E. Sanner, 82, of Waterville, died on Thursday at his home in Waterville.
Elden E. Klocke, 95, formerly of Clay Center, died Thursday at the Life Care Center in Andover.
Shirley Mae (Twitty) Higuera, 71, of Westmoreland died Friday at Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan.
Velda Jackson, 79, of Topeka died Saturday, at Presbyterian Manor. Velda was born in Manhattan. Services are pending with Penwell-Gabel Southwest Chapel.
Margaret Elizabeth Gates, director of the Manhattan Public Library for a quarter century, died Saturday in Boulder, Colo. She was 89. Gates’ career in libraries began as a K-State student in 1945 when she joined the staff of the Manhattan Public Library, then situated in the Carnegie
Virginia Louise Engleking-Stilley, 82, died Saturday at Hallmark Nursing Center in Denver, Colo.
Jeanne E. Powell, 87, of Manhattan died Thursday at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan.
Elden E. Klocke, 95, formerly of Clay Center died Thursday at the Live Care Center in Andover.
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