Phyllis D. Fitzgerald, 93, of Lisle, Ill., died Saturday, Dec. 28, 2013, in Elmhurst, Ill. Survivors include her daughters, Nancy McCoy and husband W. James of Chapel Hill, N.C.; Catherine McMahon and husband Phillip of Elmhurst; sister, Dora Hunt of Prescott, Ariz.; three grandchildren: James and wife
Joyce Brummett, 73, of Wamego died Monday, May 26, 2014, near Alma. Joyce was born Dec. 21, 1940, in West Frankfort, Ill. In July 1958, she married Jerry Brummett in Hurst, Ill. They later divorced. Joyce sold real estate during the early 1980s. She worked as a University of Kansas Athletics
Wanda Mae Johnson, 78, of Manhattan died Wednesday, May 28, 2014, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. She was born on Feb. 26, 1926, in Pontiac, Ill. Complete obituary information is pending and will be announced by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Avenue, Manhattan, Kansas 66502.
Gladys A. McHugh, 83, of Blue Rapids, died Monday, May 26, 2014, at Blue Valley Senior Living, in Blue Rapids. Gladys was born Sept. 15, 1930, at LaGrange, Ga., to Albert D. and Ophilia V. (Gable) Grice. Survivors include two sons; Kenneth L. Coggins and wife Jane of Blue Rapids,
Margie Lee Rue, 90, of Manhattan, died Friday, May 23, 2014, at the Meadowlark Hills Retirement Community in Manhattan. She was born on Oct. 5, 1923 to “Nellie” Kathlyn and George Nicar in Galveston, Texas. Margie loved to play bingo and to play the slot machines. She was
Everett E. Boyce, 89, of Wamego, died Monday, May 26, 2014, at the Valley Vista Good Samaritan Society in Wamego. Everett was born Dec. 19, 1924, in Junction City, the son of W.R. and Ethel (Breen) Boyce. He grew up and attended Alida Grade School before moving and graduating
Jan Martin VerBrugge, 72, died Saturday, May 24, 2014, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. The family provided the following information. Jan was born in Emporia on Dec. 17, 1941, to Martin and Joanna VerBrugge. He graduated from Emporia High School in 1959 and Emporia State University in 1964.&
Thomas V. Swisher, 61, of Manhattan, died Saturday, May 24, 2014. The family provided the following information. Tom Swisher, son of the late Vernon Thomas and Glydis Kelley Swisher; loving husband of Kathy Gay Swisher, went to heaven on May 24 at KU Medical Center, Kansas City, Kan. He
Alice Margaret Wickstrum, 98, of Leonardville, died Saturday, May 24, 2014, at the Leonardville Nursing Home. Survivors include a daughter, Joy Deane and husband Noel Pfizenmaier of Randolph; a daughter-in-law, Lynda Wickstrum of Manhattan; a brother, Arlan and wife Arlene Habluetzel of Clay Center; and 11 grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren, and
Kenneth W. “Ken” Willey, 77, of Milford, died Monday, March 17, 2014, at the Leonardville Nursing Home. Cremation has taken place with the assistance of Penwell-Gabel Johnson Chapel. Memorial services with military honors will be held at 1 p.m., Wednesday, May 28, 2014, at the Kansas Veterans’ Cemetery, 5181
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