Ted B. Duncan, 83, of University Park in rural Manhattan, died Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014, in his home. The family provided the following information. Ted was born on May 5, 1931, in Westmoreland, the son of Howard and Sarah Isabel Duncan. Ted spent 4 years of active duty in the
Ted Duncan, 83, of University Park in Manhattan, died Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014, at his residence. Funeral services are pending with the Anderes-Pfeifley Funeral Home in Riley.
Rose Mary Katherine Forkenbrock, 94, of Junction City died Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014, at Sterling House in Junction City. The family provided some of the following information. Rose Mary was born Aug. 6, 1920, in Remsen, Iowa, the daughter of John and Susan (Treinen) Schiltz. She married Ambrose Forkenbrock on
Lance Reeve has been named director of Food Safety Services Innovation at AIB International. He replaces Stephanie Lopez, who was recently promoted to President of AIBI Certification Services. In his new role, he is part of a global executive leadership team providing research in emerging
Dick Clement, 62, of Grand Island, Neb., died of cancer on Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014, at CHI St. Francis Medical Center in Grand Island. He was born April 30, 1952 in Alma, Neb. He was a veteran of the Vietnam war, serving in the U.S. Army. He worked at
Wyoma (Wy) Jean Johnson, 92, of Manhattan, died on Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, at the Meadowlark Hills Retirement Community in Manhattan. She had been a Manhattan resident since 1970. Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 22, at the First Presbyterian Church, 801 Leavenworth Street. The Reverend R.
James G. Findley, 91, died Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014, at his home at Meadowlark Hills Retirement Community in Manhattan from age related causes. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 19, at the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Chapel with Pastor Steve Ratliff officiating. Graveside services with military honors
Marvin Lester Cottrell, 97, of Onaga, died Thursday, Nov. 13, 2014, in Centralia. The family provided the following information. Marvin was born May 12, 1917, north of Corning, the son of Lester and Jennie Kemplay Cottrell. He married Mary Elizabeth Harries on April 26, 1945, in Seneca. She preceded him
Helen E. Horton, 96, of Manhattan, died Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. She was born Jan. 20, 1918, in rural Douglas County, the daughter of Thomas F. and Susan E. “Sue” (Swadley) Connole. She graduated from Lecompton High School in Lecompton. Mrs. Horton
Vivian Marie Weigel, 88, died Sunday, Nov. 9, 2014, in Hutchinson. She was born Oct. 30, 1926, in Wright. She graduated from St. Teresa’s Catholic High School in 1945. She was a parish member of Holy Cross Catholic Church, and owner of a restaurant in Wright and Hutchinson. On
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