Fred J. Nelson, age 91, died Thursday at Via Christi Village in Manhattan. He was born on June 21, 1922 in Riley County, the son of Clarence E. and Lennie (Reynolds) Nelson. He was a carpenter and homebuilder for many years, building many of the homes in the
Bruce Raymond Gonser, 70, died Friday at his residence in Clay Center. He was born on Sept. 22, 1943 in Clay Center, the son of Merle and Viola (Duncan) Gonser. Bruce was raised in the Idana Community and worked as a carpenter. He married Rosemary Sutherland on Oct. 20, 1963
Thelma Louise Winans, 89, of Manhattan died Thursday at the Westy Community Care Home in Westmoreland. Thelma was born on April 20, 1924 in Bennington, the daughter of Edward and Elise Winans. She grew up and attended schools in Bennington graduating from Bennington High School. After high school
William Howard Johnson, 91, a resident of Manhattan and Professor Emeritus, College of Engineering, Kansas State University, died Thursday at the Meadowlark Hills Retirement Community Sloan House in Manhattan. William H. Johnson (Bill) was born on September 3, 1922 to Dollie Victoria Gamble and Russell Earl Johnson
Geneva Musgrove Furey, 94, died March 12 at Edgewood Vista in Brookings, S.D. Graveside Services will be held at 10 a.m. on Monday at Sunrise Cemetery in Manhattan. Fellowship will follow the service at the Manhattan First Assembly of God Church.
Isabel R. Torrey Mondt, 91, of St. George, died Thursday at the Valley Vista Good Samaritan Society in Wamego. Isabel was born March 23, 1922, in rural Manhattan, the daughter of William and Mary (Lintz) Gros. Isabel attended Flush schools. On Jan. 1, 1945, Isabel was united in marriage to
William R. “Bill” Gates, 58, beloved son, brother, father and grandfather, died Wednesday. Viewing hours will be from noon to 6 p.m. today at the Cochran Mortuary, 1411 N. Broadway. (Parking from Market St.) Service will be Monday at 10 a.m. at St. John’s
Phyllis Burns Broadie, 84, formerly from Manhattan, died Thursday in Lenexa. She was born on Thanksgiving Day, November 28, 1929, in Ashland, to Stacy and Beulah Burns. She was the youngest of three children. Phyllis had a B.S. in Home Economics from Kansas State University and
Joan Johnson, age 81, of Ogden died Thursday at the Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. She was born on December 20, 1932 in Abilene, the daughter of William and Jennie (Gieber) Hunter. Complete obituary information is pending and will be announced by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz
William H. Johnson, 91, of Manhattan, died Thursday at the Meadowlark Hills-Sloan House in Manhattan. He was born on September 3, 1922, in Sidney, Ohio and had been a Manhattan resident since 1970. Additional obituary information and service times will be announced later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz
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