When Theodore H. Reed took his degree in veterinary medicine from Kansas State University in 1945, zoos were primarily animal warehouses. The public visited a succession of houses where they could view creatures maintained in caged settings. Sanitation was often poor and education was rarely a
Marajorie L. (Blu-thardt) Umscheid, 76, died in her home Wednesday after a short illness.
Kenneth Loren “Ken” Lewis, age 88, of Manhattan, died Thursday at Meadowlark Hills - Stolzer House.
Harold Eugene Raine, 80, of Wamego died Tuesday at Vintage Park at Wamego.
Ella May Howard, a longtime resident of St. George, died Wednesday at the Westmoreland Community Care Home.
Fayolla Belle Bramhall, 86, of Onaga and formerly of Vermillion died Monday.
Dean A. Darling, 75, of Bull Shoals, Ark., died June 27 at his home in Bull Shoals, Ark.
Marilee Shogren, 83, of Manhattan died Monday at the Via Christi Village in Manhattan.
Marian Lucille Button, 82, of Manhattan died Monday at Stoneybrook Retirement Community in Manhattan.
Marian Lucille Button, 82, of Clay Center died Monday at the Stoneybrook Care Facility in Manhattan.
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