Charles “Charlie” Helstrom Hostetler, 75, community business, political and civic leader, died Dec. 8, in Manhattan, Kansas after a courageous battle with cancer. A Memorial Celebration of Life will be at 3 p.m. on Sunday at the First United Methodist Church in Manhattan. Memorials in lieu
Darlene Crabb, 75, of Keats, died Tuesday at the Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. Funeral services are pending with the Anderes-Pfeifley Funeral Home in Riley.
Charles John “Charlie” Levier, 77, of Wamego, died Saturday at Westy Community Care Center. He was born May 22, 1936 on the Potawatomi Reservation, where he was raised. He was the son of Cecelia (Aitkens) Levier and step-son of Joseph P. Levier. The family provided some of the
David Eldon Bringle, 72, of St. George, died Sunday at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. He was a long-time resident of the area. The family provided some of the following information. David was born Jan. 19, 1941, in Parsons. He was raised by his adopted parents,
Mary Jo Tracy, 81, of Manhattan, died Sunday at Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. She was born Sept. 19, 1932, in Topeka. She was the daughter of Clyde A. and Flo R. (Tutt) Gleason. She graduated from high school in Denison. She was a member of
Sue Ann Preston, 65, of Alma, died Saturday at the Wamego Health Center. She was a long-time resident of the Alma community. The family provided some of the following information. Sue was born Aug. 12, 1948, in Kansas City, Kan. She was the daughter of Elmer and
Edith Mabel Gibbs Cutright, 95, of Wamego, formerly of Topeka, died Saturday at the Westy Community Care Home in Westmoreland. Edith was a long-time resident of the area. Edith was born May 14, 1918, in Oskaloosa. She attended local schools and graduated in 1937 from Oskaloosa High School.
Joseph E. Sanders, 92, formerly of Centralia, died Friday at his daughter’s home in rural Havensville. The family provided some of the following information. He was born Aug. 7, 1921, at Home City, the son of Joseph W. and Arcena Crevier Sanders. During World War II he
Mary Jo Tracy, 81, of Manhattan, died Sunday at Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. She was born Sept. 19, 1932, in Topeka. Complete obituary information will be announced later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Avenue, Manhattan, KS 66502.
Blaine Thomas, a prominent local businessman, died Friday in his home at age 90. Thomas owned Thomas Sign Service, a billboard business, at 1515 Fair Lane. He began operation in 1941. Thomas became a bit of civic activist throughout the years, continually bickering with city government on behalf
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