Gary R. Marshall, 63, of Manhattan, died Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2015, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House following a courageous battle with cancer. The family provided some of the following information. He was born on Sept. 3, 1952, in Sandwich, Illinois. He was the son of Howard Wilbur “Wib” and
Pamela Sue Rowe, 58, of Wamego, died Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2015, at her home. The family provided some of the following information. On May 30, 1957, Pamela was born to Raymund and Irma (Woody) Niedfeldt in Wamego. She would attend school in Paxico but graduated from Wamego High School in 1975.
Gleora Strauss, 72, of Randolph, died Thursday, Sept. 10, 2015, at Stormont-Vail Healthcare in Topeka. Funeral services are pending with the Anderes-Pfeifley Funeral Home.
Gene W. Grey, 83, “the father of U.S. urban forestry,” died peacefully at his home in Frisco (Dallas), Texas, on Monday, Aug. 24, 2015. The family provided some of the following information. Mr. Grey was the youngest of William “Bill” Sumner Grey and Leta Madeline “Madeline” (Luckett)
Shannon Colleen (McKeeman) Chebultz, 45, of Manhattan, died unexpectedly Sunday, Sept. 6, 2015. She was born July 9, 1970, in Manhattan. Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015, at the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Mark Roberts officiating. Interment will follow in the Ashland Cemetery, south of
Madeline Grosse, 75, died Monday, Sept. 7, 2015, at Salina Regional Health Center, Salina. She was born on Feb. 24, 1940, in Concordia, to Isaac L. & Josephine A. (Winsett) Briggs. She is survived by her husband, Ben, Concordia; daughter, Corey Grosse, Manhattan; son, Frank Grosse, Jamestown; and sister, Margene
N. Dean Eckhoff, 77, of Wichita, died Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015. The family provided some of the following information. He was preceded in death by his mother and father, Nora (Feldman) and Martin Eckhoff; three brothers, Raymond (Pete) Eckhoff, C.L. (Hap) Eckhoff and H. Leonard Eckhoff; his
Harold J. Arents, 89, of Leonardville, died Sunday, Sept. 6, 2015, at Via Christi Hospital in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. Harold was born Sept. 13, 1925, in Leonardville, the son of John and Freda (Hanson) Arents. He departed life surrounded by his family after bravely
Donald L. Hyde, 64, of St. George, died early in the morning Saturday, Sept. 5, 2015, at the Via Christi Hospital in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. Don was born Oct. 26, 1950, in Manhattan, the son of Stanley and Eva (Allen) Hyde. He attended St.
Guy Lloyd Crane, 83, of Wamego, died Saturday, Sept. 5, 2015, at Valley Vista Good Samaritan Society in Wamego. The family provided some of the following information. Guy was born Aug. 1, 1932, to John “Virgil” and Jennie (Vallentine) Crane on the farm near Ashland. He attended Lexington Country School
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