Dorothy Star (Root) Smith, 62, of Manhattan, died Sunday after a courageous and extensive battle with lung disease at Mercy Regional Health Center. The family provided some of the following information. Dorothy was born Dec. 30, 1951, in Jersey City, N.J. and spent her childhood on a
John W. “Jack” Jahnke, 99, of Riley died Monday at the Brewster Place in Topeka. Funeral services are pending with the Anderes-Pfeifley Funeral Home in Riley.
Fern Dee Lindahl, 98, died Saturday in Watsonville, Calif. The family provided some of the following information. Fern was born Sept. 7, 1915, in Munden to Will and Frances (Griffeth) Strnad. She grew up in Munden and graduated from Munden High School in 1933. She accepted Jesus Christ as
Joe D. McClure, 83, formerly a longtime resident of Alta Vista, died Jan. 29 in his home in Overland Park surrounded by his family. The family provided some of the following informtion. Born Oct. 30, 1930, in Wamego, Joe was raised on a farm near McDowell Creek Road in
Mary Carr, affectionately know as “Grandma,” 92, of Manhattan, died Thursday, January 30. The family provided some of the following information. Mary was born May 7, 1921, in Clearwater, Fla. She was the daughter of the late Melvin and Lily Clark. After working 4 p.m.-midnight every night during
Fred Daniels, 63, of Wamego died Dec. 6 in Manhattan. A celebration of life honoring Daniels will be from 1 to 4 p.m. Feb. 8 at the American Legion in Manhattan. Anyone who knew him is welcome to come and share memories.
Jack C. Glover, M.D., 84, died Sunday at his home in Farmington, N.M. The family provided some of the following information. He was born Nov. 29, 1929, in Topeka. He was the son of Otis B. Glover and Anona Cain Glover. He was united in marriage
John Earl Kent, 70, of Olsburg, died Wednesday at the Community Hospital in Onaga. He was the assistant director of facilities at Kansas State University in Manhattan for 40 years until retiring in 2008. The family provided some of the following information. John was born on Sept. 22, 1943, in
A memorial graveside service for Hans Edward Hart, 57, of Manhattan, who died Dec. 16, will be at 1 p.m. Friday at the Kansas Veterans Cemetery Pavilion. He worked at Fort Riley for the Department of the Army in the Human Resources Development Division. To send
Willis Boyd “Bud” Beckley, 74, of Manhattan, died Thursday at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. He was born Jan. 7, 1940. Complete obituary and service information will be announced later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home.
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