The Rev. Melvin L. Short, 85, of Manhattan, died Tuesday at Meadowlark Hills-Collins House in Manhattan. He was born on April 15, 1928, in Carterville, Mo., and served as a Methodist pastor within the Kansas West Conference. Additional obituary information and service times are pending and will be
Lena Marie Schmidt, 102, of Wamego, formerly of Manhattan, died Saturday at the Valley Vista Good Samaritan Society of Wamego. The family provided some of the following information. Lena was born Feb. 10, 1911, in Clay County in Nebraska on the family farm near Glenville. She was the
Marvin W. LaFollette, 89, died Sunday, Nov. 24, 2013 at Wamego Health Center. He was a resident at Westy Care Center, Westmoreland, for the last two years. The family provided some of the following information. He was born Nov. 11, 1924 at home outside Union City, Okla. He was the
Thelma Laura Wilkerson, 95, Manhattan, died Wednesday Nov. 27, 2013 at the Meadowlark Hills Retirement Community - Honstead House. She was born on Sep. 10, 1918 in Kenton, Ohio, the daughter of Willis and Mabel (Marmon) Berry. She attended schools in the Kenton area and graduated from Kenton High School.
Marie Howard, 90, Wamego, formerly of Eskridge, died Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2013, at the Valley Vista Good Samaritan Center. She was a longtime resident of the area. The family provided some of the following information. Marie was born Feb. 27, 1923, in Goodland, the daughter of Pearl and Georgia Doggett
Charlotte L. Van Valkenburgh, 94, Manhattan, died Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2013, at the Meadowlark Hills Retirement Community in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. She was born on Aug. 9, 1919, in Seneca, the daughter of Frank M. and Elnora (Carlin) Schafer and graduated from St. Peter
Margaret “Peggy” J. Elder, 81, Wamego, died Thursday, Nov. 28, 2013, at Valley Vista Good Samaritan Center in Wamego. Peggy was born in Wamego on Dec. 15, 1931. She was the youngest daughter of Robert K. and Lorene Ince. She attended grade school and high school in Wamego, graduating in 1949.
LeRoy “Roy” W. Reynolds, 88, Manhattan, died Thursday, Nov. 28, at the Meadowlark Hills Retirement Community. Roy was born Feb. 1, 1925 in Greensburg, the son of Basil and Beula (Ricketts) Reynolds. He joined the U.S. Air Force to serve in World War II in 1943 after graduating high
Wesley R McMillen died Nov. 28, 2013 in Salina following a brief illness. A memorial service will be Dec. 3, at the First Presbyterian Church, Salina, at 11 a.m. The family provided some of the following information and they said he died peacefully. Born on March 10, 1933 in
Michelle E. Davis, 50, Manhattan, died Thursday, Nov. 28, 2013. Roselawn Mortuary, Salina is handling arrangements.
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