Leo Louis Goeckel, 99, of Hanover, died Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, at his home. The family provided the following information. Leo, the youngest of 13 children, was born on Aug. 6, 1915, to Joseph and Anna (Ruhkamp) Goeckel at Hanover. He was a lifetime farmer and served with the
Mildred M. Pfeifley, 93, of Clay Center, died Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, at the Leonardville Nursing Home. Funeral services are pending with the Anderes-Pfeifley Funeral Home in Riley, Kansas.
William James “Bill” Figge, 59, died Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2014, at St. Francis Hospital in Topeka. A family visitation will be held on Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, at Piper Funeral Home in St. Marys from 2-4 p.m. Inurnment will be at a later date in the Valley View
David Alan Rundquist, 64, of Green, died Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, at the Leonardville Nursing Home. The family provided the following information. David was born on Sept. 3, 1950, in Clay Center, the son of Veryl and Dorothy (Lindstrom) Rundquist. He was married to Donna Goldhammer on May 8, 1976 in
Carolyn L. Sanders, 73, of Pea Ridge, Ark., died Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, at her home. She was born March 2, 1941, in Detroit, Mich., to Andy Jackson Baggett and Mildred Ruth Humphrey Baggett. After living and working as a secretary at Hadley Auto Transport in Southern California, she decided
Bertha Jane Wessel, 86, of Frankfort, died on Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, at the Frankfort Community Care Home. Survivors include her husband, Bert; a daughter, Rosemary (Chuck) Parnell; two sons, Larry (Michele) Harden and Ronald (Katrina) Harden, all of Eugene, Ore.; two step-sons, Larry (Arlene) Wessel of Frankfort
Wyoma Jean Swift Johnson, 92, of Manhattan, died Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014. The family provided some of the following information. Wyoma Jean Swift (known as Wy) was born May 29, 1922, to Ireland William Swift and Hazel Marie Cook near Lawshe, Ohio. She attended Cherry Fork High School and
David Rundquist, 64, of Green, died Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, at the Leonardville Nursing Home. Funeral services are pending with the Anderes-Pfeifley Funeral Home in Riley.
Jim D. Johnson, 68, of Olsburg, died Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, at his farm south of Olsburg. He was born on Jan. 2, 1946, in Westmoreland. He was the son of Alciede Lavern “A.L.” and Dorothy Marie (Novak) Johnson. He graduated from Blue Valley High School in Randolph in 1964.
James Austin Riding, son of Kyle Austin and Marci Riding of Manhattan, died on Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, at the Stormont-Vail Regional Medical Center in Topeka. The family provided the following information. James was born on Oct. 10, 2014, in Topeka and gave his family joy and happiness by
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