Margaret L. “Toby” Potter, 66, of Manhattan, died quietly at Meadowlark Hills on Saturday, Feb. 7, 2015. She was born in Pratt on Dec. 6, 1948. She attended public school in Wamego and Manhattan and worked briefly after finishing school. Toby was married to Perry L. Potter on Feb. 17, 1968, at
Jack A. Piper, 88, of St. George, died Sunday, Feb. 8, 2015, at Meadowlark Hills-Collins Landing in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. He was born on April 14, 1926, in Manhattan. He was the son of James Barton and Hattie Eugenia (Dewey) Piper. Jack was a
Helen Hill “Siddy” Riley, 95, died on Saturday, Feb. 7, 2015. Visitation with the family will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 11. Funeral service will be at 1 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 12, 2015, both at Downing & Lahey East Mortuary, Wichita. Born in Anthony on Nov. 20, 1919, to Luther Allen
Susie J. Kiley, 85, of Manhattan, formerly of Junction City, died Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015, at Meadowlark Hills in Manhattan. Susie was born Jan. 1, 1930, in Taegu, Korea. She was the daughter of Yong Kun Kim and Kill Yung Sun. Susie moved to the United States with her husband,
Barbara Ann Hunsinger, 87, formerly of St. George, died Friday, Jan. 23, 2015, at her home in Lawrence. She was born Dec. 6, 1927, in Junction City to Mike R. and Florence (Heidenreich) Pedro. On Dec. 9, 1945, she was united in marriage to William J. Hunsinger. He preceded her in death
Annette Beame Hedke, 60, died on Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015. The family provided some of the following information. Funeral services were at 1:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 9, 2015, at Central Christian Church, Wichita — co-officiated with L’Chaim B’Yeshua Congregation. Burial was to follow in Kensington Gardens, Wichita. The family
Alice Mary Stockwell, 98, died Feb. 5, 2015, at her residence. The family provided some of the following information. They said she died in the Manhattan home on 17th Street that she loved and helped design, and where she conducted her real estate business for over 50 years. The
Lester Goehring, 92, of Manhattan, died at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan on Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015. The family provided some of the following information. Mr. Goehring was born on Feb. 8, 1922, at the Goehring Homestead in rural Westmoreland, the son of Arthur and Anna Goehring. He
Don K. Appleton, 78 of Green, died Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015, at the Clay County Medical Center in Clay Center. He was born on Feb. 7, 1936, in Green, the son of Charles H. and Lula A. (Whitaker) Appleton. On Oct. 12, 1967, he was married to Dreda Lister Sterrett in Green
Wayne Marcelus Bennett, 75, of Wamego, died Friday, Feb. 6, 2015, at Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. He was born Jan. 14, 1940, in rural Blaine, the son of Maurice and Rosella Lauer Bennett. Wayne married Betty Lou Pageler on Jan. 20, 1962, in Wamego. She died on Oct. 16, 1993.
Get the latest news, weather and sports updates from The Mercury sent to your phone.