James Lincoln Johns, 93, died Tuesday at home with his family members at his bedside. He was born Jan. 13, 1920, in Manhattan. He was the son of Joseph Lincoln Johns and Josephine (Wylli) Johns. The family provided some of the following information. He attended the Manhattan
Ruby Alice Irene Howell, 102, of Manhattan, died Dec. 4 at the Stoneybrook Retirement Community in Manhattan. She was born on June 13, 1911, in Holdrege, Neb. She was the daughter of Charles and Hulda Johnson. Memorial services for Mrs. Howell will be held at a later date. The
Delmar R. Salberg, 86, of Manhattan, died Tuesday at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. He was born Oct. 2, 1927. Complete obituary and service information will be announced later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home.
Carole Ann Hartley, 77, of Simpsonville, S.C., died in Savannah, Ga., on Dec. 1. She is survived by her husband, Dr. Robert H. Hartley, formerly of Manhattan and a graduate of Manhattan High School and Kansas State University; two sons; one daughter; and 11 grandchildren.
John Hugh Knost, 88, of St. George, died Monday at the Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. John was born on May 21, 1925, in Grove Springs, Mo. He was the son of Charles Edward Knost and Betty Jane (Turner)
Marvin D. Carl, 77, of Manhattan, died Sunday at Via Christi Village. The family provided some of the following information. Marvin was born in Middlebranch, Neb., on Oct. 9, 1936. He was the son of Adeline Rose (Podany) Ruroede, and the late Delbert Carl. On Feb. 10, 1962 at Norfolk,
Kenneth Harvey Piel, 73, of Topeka, formerly of Paxico, died Sunday at Stormont-Vail Healthcare. He was a life-long resident of the Paxico area. Ken was born Nov. 4, 1940, in McFarland. He was the son of William and Josephine Meinholdt Piel. He attended local schools and graduated
Henry “Hank” Daniel Vogel, 95, of Manhattan, died Monday at Homestead of Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. Hank was born Oct. 29, 1918, in Rossville. He was the son of Henry and Myrle (Hall) Vogel. He was a graduate of Berryton High School.
Charles Hostetler, an insurance and banking executive, political power-broker, civic leader and irreverent, off-the-cuff humorist without peer for decades in Manhattan, died Sunday after a battle with cancer. He was 75. Hostetler, who was born and raised in Manhattan and graduated from both high school and
Steven E. Springer, 55, of Riley died Dec. 7 at the home of his mother in Randolph. He was born on Aug. 6, 1958, the son of Eldon and Alyce (Wohler) Springer. Steve had worked at Moorman’s Feed in Manhattan for several years and had been a welder,
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