Richard Franklin McFadden, 85, died April 3, 2014 at The Cedars Medical unit, McPherson. He was born Sept. 27, 1928 in Riverside, Calif., the son of John Buel and Grace May Baker McFadden. He was a retired over the road truck driver. After moving to Kansas at an early age,
Jimmy Lee Burwell, 71, of Leonardville, died Dec. 23, 2013, at the Clay County Medical Center in Clay Center. He was born on Aug. 22, 1942, in Hope, the son of Johnny and Elma (Kappelman) Burwell. A memorial service will be held 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the Anderes-Pfeifley Funeral Home
Phillip D. Moore, 94, of Zeandale, died Sunday at his residence. He was born on Aug. 18, 1919, in Zeandale. Additional obituary information and service times will be announced later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Avenue, Manhattan, Kansas 66502.
Mabel A. Shaw, 97, died Friday at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. She was born on March 13, 1917, in Westmoreland, the daughter of Arthur Eugene and Nancy Pearl (Walker) Area. Along with being a wonderful homemaker, Mabel
Laurence F. Conrow, 95, died Thursday at Stormont-Vail Regional Health Center in Topeka. Laurence was born June 25, 1918, in Clay County. He served in the U.S. Army Air Corps. He was a farmer with his father near Wakefield. He married Roberta Lee Randle on June 30, 1944. She
Emma Darline Virgo, 82, of Lee’s Summit, Mo., formerly of Wamego, died April 2 at the Truman Medical Center Lakewood in Kansas City, Mo. On Aug. 10, 1974, she married George H. Virgo in Hutchinson. He preceded her in death on March 20, 2004. Darline was a homemaker, but also
Carroll A. Lange, 71, of Manhattan, died Saturday at Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. He was born July 5, 1942, in Clay Center. Complete obituary and service information will be announced later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Avenue, Manhattan, KS 66502.
Dr. Maurice Earl “Buzz” Star, 80, died at Good Shepherd Hospice in Manhattan Friday after a six-month struggle with cancer. Buzz was born Nov. 12, 1933 in Topeka, the son of Robert Morton and Alice Lorene Brown Stark. The family moved to Clovis, N.M., where Buzz attended
Margaret Lucille Ferris, 92, of Frankfort, died March 28, at Frankfort Care Home. Funeral service was Thursday at the United Methodist Church in Frankfort. Burial was in Barrett Cemetery near Frankfort.
George W. Easton, age 62, of Manhattan, died Wednesday, at Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. He was born Jan. 13, 1952, in Pontiac, Mich., the son of James Watson and Sara Elizabeth (Williams) Easton. George grew up in Clarkston, Mich., and has been a Manhattan resident
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