James Michael “Mike” Willard, 67, of Manhattan, died Saturday, July 19, 2014, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House. Mike was born April 21, 1947, in Manhattan, the son of Charles and Betty Elder Willard. Mike entered the United States Navy and served his country for twenty years. He then was
Paul Zimmer, 85, of Olathe, died Thursday, July 3, 2014, at Santa Marta Retirement Community in Olathe. The family provided the following information. Paul was born July 23, 1928 in Montrose, S.D. He was the eighth of 13 children born to George and Alma Zimmer. After serving in
Thomas R. Lee, 80, a longtime Manhattan resident, died July 18, 2014, at the Presbyterian Manor in Clay Center. He was born on Dec. 8, 1933. Complete obituary and service information will be announced later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Avenue, Manhattan, KS 66502.
Jim Hagen, 48, died in his sleep Sunday, July 6, 2014, at his home in Shelby Township, Mich. The family provided the following information. Jim was born in Fargo, N.D., on Nov. 16, 1965, the son of Lawrence J. Hagen and Betty Ann of Manhattan. Jim met his wife,
Max E. Morris Jr., 70, of Wamego, died with his family surrounding him on Thursday, July 17, 2014, at The Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan, following his battle with cancer. The family provided the following information. Max was born on Sept. 9th, 1943, in Manhattan. He was the
Sybil Converse, 72, of Olsburg, died Saturday, July 19, 2014, at the Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. She was born on Nov.17, 1941, the daughter of Dr. Ralph and Genevieve (Berry) Barrett. Complete obituary information is pending and will be announced by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz
Jerry Don Berry, 75, of St. George, died Wednesday, July 16, 2014, at his residence. The family provided the following information. He was the owner/operator of Central Mechanical Services in Manhattan for 40 years. Jerry was born in Fostoria on Jan. 8, 1939, a son of the late Jerry
Burnice Colbert, 70, of Junction City, died Tuesday, July 15, 2014, at her home surrounded by her loving family. Her last spoken words were of a heavenly language, the family said. Burnice was born on March 21, 1944, in Marion, Ark., to John Henry Evans and Bernia Ward. Burnice came
John “Jr.” William Runnalls Jr., 88, died Wednesday, July 16, 2014, at Village Manor in Abilene. The family provided the following information. John was born on Oct. 15, 1925, in Clay County to John and Elsie (Hamme) Runnalls, Sr. “Jr.” was raised in the Longford area and attended Walker Country
William “Beaver” Ensley Jr., 47, of Manhattan, died Thursday, July 17, 2014, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. The family provided the following information. He was born on Aug. 5, 1966, in Manhattan, the son of Bill and Marcella (Perez) Ensley Sr. He attended schools in the
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