News - Obituaries

  • Obituaries | November 18, 2012

    Gerda Margarete Copeland

    Gerda Margarete Copeland, 86, of Manhattan, died Friday at her home on Oregon Lane due to her poor lungs being in poor condition from a recent bout of pneumonia. Her family provided some of the following information.

  • Obituaries | November 18, 2012

    Francis W. Booth

    Francis W. Booth, 84, of Blue Rapids, died Thursday at the Frankfort Community Care Home in Frankfort.

  • Obituaries | November 15, 2012

    William Blake Jr.

    William R. Blake Jr., 78, of Manhattan died Monday at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan.

  • Obituaries | November 15, 2012

    George White

    George C. White, 84, of Wakefield died Tuesday at his residence in Wakefield.

  • Local |Obituaries | November 14, 2012

    Civil rights voice James Butler dead at 99

    James Edmond Butler, one of the most prominent voices in the local and state civil rights struggles of the last half century, died Tuesday at Via Christi Village. He was 99. Born Sept. 13, 1913, Mr. Butler became prominent in civil rights issues following a lengthy career in

  • Obituaries | November 14, 2012

    Johnny Busenbark

    Johnny Ross Busenbark, 84, a longtime resident of Manhattan, died in Elkhart, Ind., Monday. A complete obituary and service information is pending and will be announced later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Ave., Manhattan, KS 66502.

  • Obituaries | November 14, 2012

    James Schroer

    James Albert Schroer, 83, a longtime resident of Manhattan, died in Oberlin on Sunday.

  • Obituaries | November 14, 2012

    James Butler

    James Edmond Butler, 99, of Manhattan died Tuesday at Via Christi Village, Manhattan.

  • Obituaries | November 13, 2012

    M. Dean Tucker

    M. Dean Tucker, 88, of Hutchinson died Monday at Hutchinson Regional Medical Center.

  • Obituaries | November 13, 2012

    James Albert Schroer

    James Albert Schroer, 83, formerly of Manhattan and Jefferson City, Mo. died Sunday at the Decatur County Good Samaritan Center in Oberlin. Mass of Christian burial will be at 2 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 15, at Seven Dolors Catholic Church, Manhattan. Interment will follow in the Sunrise

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