Dale M. Staatz, 74, of Manhattan, died peacefully at his home on Saturday, May 9, 2015, after a year-long battle with cancer. The family provided some of the following information. Dale was born on Dec. 2, 1940, in Wabaunsee County. He was the son of Melvin A. and Dora M. (
Stephani Roeder, 67, of Topeka and formerly of Wamego, died May 7, 2015, at her home following a short illness. Her family provided some of the following information. Stephani was born Sept. 5, 1947, in Topeka, the daughter of Gordon R. and Betty Sisson Bryan. She attended Topeka schools and
Barbara Jean Hanks, 79, of Manhattan, died Wednesday, May 6, 2015, at the Via Christi Hospital. She was born on Sept. 20, 1935, in Manhattan, the daughter of Luke and Roberta C. (Brown) Starnes. Her family provided the following information. Mrs. Hanks was raised in Manhattan where she attended the
Dale Staatz, 74, died Saturday, May 9, 2015, at this residence in Manhattan. He was born Dec. 2, 1940, in rural Wabaunsee County, the son of Melvin A. and Dora M. (Church) Staatz. A complete obituary with service information will be released later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Ave.,
Charles “Chaz” Martin, 79, of Gardner and formerly of Manhattan, died Saturday, April 18, 2015. The family provided some of the following information. Charles was born July 29, 1935, the son of Robert and Evelyn Martin. He was a longtime resident of Manhattan and worked for the U.S. Dept.
Judy Lea Dummermuth Benson, 71, died Tuesday, May 5, 2015, at her home in Wichita. The family provided some of the following information. She was born July 2, 1943, in Waterville, to Frederick M. and Isabelle Sawin Dummermuth. Her parents preceded her in death. Surviving family members include sister Delores (
Elizabeth Ann Moyer, 69, of Alta Vista, died Tuesday, May 5, 2015, at her home. The family provided some of the following information. She was born April 21, 1946, in Council Grove, the daughter of Fred R. and Marjorie Anemone (Orton) Clark. Her early years were spent on the family
Elva Gail Edwards, 93, of Salina, died Wednesday, May 6, 2015, at Holiday Resort in Salina. The family provided some of the following information. Gail was born in rural Pottawatomie County Jan. 25, 1922, daughter of the late Florence Ellen (Taylor) and Charles E. Cameron. On Dec. 24, 1946, Gail married Benjamin “
Marian L. Hopper, 88, of Randolph, died Thursday, May 7, 2015, at the Leonardville Nursing Home. She was born Dec. 6, 1926, in Frankfort, the daughter of Albert Preston and Virginia (Horton) Shineman. She married Kenneth E. Hopper Feb. 8, 1948, in Frankfort. He preceded her in death April 9, 2002. Marian taught school
Vernell A. Schumacher, 75, of Lincoln, Nebraska, died Wednesday, May 6, 2015. Vernell worked as office manager for Miller Seed/Horizon See Company for 25 years, then as a library aide at Eisley Library. She was a member of Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church. Vernell enjoyed sewing, gardening and
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