Dr. Ralph Barrett, longtime veterinarian in Burlington, died Tuesday, April 14, 2015, at the Life Care Center in Burlington. The family provided some of the following information. He was born Aug. 7, 1919, in the Section neighborhood of Coffey County. He was the son of Ralph Leray Barrett Sr.
John Ramsey, Jr, 71, of Ogden, died Tuesday, April 14, 2015, at the St. Francis Health Center in Topeka. The family provided some of the following information. He was born on Feb. 17, 1944, in Grafton, Illinois. He was the son of John and Alberta (Calvin) Ramsey, Sr. John was
Dwaine L. Mellies, 76, of Clay Center, died Sunday, April 12, 2015, at the Clay County Medical Center. The family provided some of the following information. He was born on Sept. 15, 1938, in Clay Center. He was the son of Lawrence and Isabelle (Robinson) Mellies. He grew up in
Margaret Marie Pettle died Tuesday, April 7, 2015, just 19 days short of her 100th birthday, at the Meadowlark Hills Retirement Community in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. Marie was born on April 26, 1915, in Cordell, Okla., to Frank and Annie Rogers. After graduating
Guy G. Groves, 40, of Wichita, died Monday, March 2, 2015, at Via Christi St. Francis, Wichita. He died of natural causes from a heart ailment. He was born Sept. 27, 1974, in Junction City. A memorial service will be 11 a.m. Saturday, April 18, 2015, at the Penwell-Gabel Funeral Home
Warren J. Bayer, 93, died Sunday, April 4, 2015, at his home in Basher where he lived for the past four years. He married Jo Ann Harper in December 1945, and they were together for 69 years. The family provided some of the following information. Warren was born Nov. 19, 1921, and
Eunice Mae (Carr) Dugan, 81, of Wamego, died at Mercy Regional Hospital on Friday, April 10, 2015. Her family provided some of the following information. Eunice was born on February 21, 1934, in Westmoreland to Everett and Luella (Campbell) Carr. She was united in marriage with Gene Dugan in 1951 in
Larry Allen Olson, 67, of Manhattan, died Thursday, April 9, at Mercy Regional Health Center. His family provided some of the following information. Larry was the head women’s basketball coach making several national appearances and was honored twice as the Coach of the Year, associate athletic
Joseph Edwin Torneden, 59, of McFarland, died Thursday, April 9, 2015, as a result of a motorcycle accident. Joe was born June 5, 1955, in Wamego, the son of Jack and Patricia Fair Torneden. He worked many years doing carpentry and construction, but his passion was music. He was
Geraldine “Gerri” “Dene” Hasenbank, 65, of McFarland, died Wednesday, April 8, 2015, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. She was a long-time resident of the area. She was born March 23, 1950, in Ulman, Missouri, the daughter of Fritz and Emma Davis Halderman. She worked many years as
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