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  • Obituaries | January 29, 2016

    THERESA MEAKINS

    Theresa “Tess” (Johnson) Meakins, 94, died Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2016, in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma. The family provided some of the following information. Tess was born June 11, 1921, in Blaine, the daughter of Carl and Anna Johnson. She was married to John Meakins June 3, 1950, in Topeka. He preceded her in

  • Obituaries | January 28, 2016

    LARRY DEVINE

    Larry Devine, 64, of Junction City, died on Sunday, Jan. 24, 2016, at Geary Community Hospital. He was born on April 29, 1951, in Worcester, Massachusetts, to John Gerard and Marie Dominica (Olsson) Devine. Larry was a graduate of Kansas State University. He served in the U.S. Army and

  • Obituaries | January 28, 2016

    JUNE MARIE NECHOLS

    June Marie Nechols, 85, died on Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2016. The family provided some of the following information. She was born July 20, 1930. in Bridgeport, Connecticut. She was the older of two children born to Glenwood Peterson and Dorothy (O’Keefe) Peterson. June studied ballet as a child and

  • Obituaries | January 27, 2016

    LUCAS A. KURTZ

    Sgt. Lucas “Luke” Alan Kurtz, 29, died unexpectedly Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2016, at his home in Manhattan. He was a soldier in the Kansas National Guard and correctional officer at the Riley County Police Department. The family provided some of the following information. Luke was born June 29, 1986, in

  • Obituaries | January 27, 2016

    LAWRENCE L. BACH

    Lawrence Leon Bach, 81, of Manhattan, died Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan following a short battle with lung cancer. The family provided some of the following information. Lawrence was born Jan. 22, 1935, in Oketo, the son of Edward and Julia “Lula” (Mentgen)

  • Obituaries | January 26, 2016

    SHANAE SMART

    Shanae Smart, 24, of Frankfort, died Saturday, Jan. 23, 2016, at her home in Frankfort. The funeral home declined to provide cause of death. The family provided some of the following information. Shanae was born Feb. 13, 1991, to Larry D. Smart of Frankfort and Monica G. Northcutt of Iola,

  • Obituaries | January 26, 2016

    RAYMOND C. SHERWOOD

    Raymond Curtis Sherwood, 75, of Manhattan, died Thursday, Jan. 21, 2016, at Via Christi Hospital. The family provided some of the following information. Raymond was born Dec. 3, 1940, in Abilene, the son of Paul and Annabelle (Stark) Sherwood. He graduated from Dickinson County Community High School in 1958. Raymond married

  • Obituaries | January 26, 2016

    DOROTHY J. FRANCIS

    Dorothy J. Francis, 85, of Silver Lake, died Monday, Jan. 25, 2016. The family provided some of the following information. Dorothy was born Dec. 8, 1930, in Clifton, the daughter of Alfred and Pearl (Peterson) Jackson. She graduated from Clifton High School. She was employed as a Secretary with the

  • Obituaries | January 26, 2016

    STEVEN W. COX

    Steven W. Cox, 50, died Nov. 21, 2015, in a motorcycle accident in Houston, Texas. The family provided some of the following information. Steven was born Sept. 20, 1965, in Sayre, Oklahoma. He grew up and graduated from Cherokee High School in Cherokee, Oklahoma. He loved to cook and worked

  • Obituaries | January 26, 2016

    BERNARD L. HOWARD

    Bernard Lee Howard Sr., 82, of Manhattan, died Friday, Jan. 22, 2016, at Via Christi Hospital in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. Bernard was born Feb.16, 1933, in Hamilton, Ohio, the son of Bondrent and Mariah (Burns) Howard. Bernard joined the U.S. Army and

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