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  • Obituaries | August 05, 2015

    WALTER SVENKESEN, JR.

    Walter Svenkesen, Jr., 60, of Wakefield, died Tuesday, July 28, 2015, at Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. Walter was born June 16, 1955, to Walter Sr. and Dorothy (Shafarsky) Svenkesen in Nyack, New York. He played guitar in a band in

  • Obituaries | August 05, 2015

    JACK G. HALLER

    Jack Glenn Haller, 92, of Blue Rapids, died Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2015, at Blue Valley Senior Living. Arrangements are pending, and complete obituary information will follow at a later time. Services arranged by Terry-Christie Funeral Home in Waterville.

  • Obituaries | August 05, 2015

    OPAL M. HUMBERT

    Opal M. Humbert, 89, of Wamego, died Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2015, at the Wamego Health Center. Funeral services are pending with the Anderes-Pfeifley Funeral Home in Riley.

  • Obituaries | August 05, 2015

    ELBERTA J. YUNK

    Elberta June Yunk, 90, of Manhattan, died Monday, Aug. 3, 2015, at her home. The family provided some of the following information. Elberta, or Bert as she was better known, was the daughter of Charles and Ethel (Auldridge) Kaser. She was born March 19, 1925, on the family farm east

  • Obituaries | August 04, 2015

    DOLORES J. FROST

    Dodi Frost, 75, of Prescott, Arizona, died Wednesday, July 8, 2015, in Phoenix. The family provided some of the following information. Dodi was a beloved wife, mother and sister. Born in Manhattan on Nov. 1, 1939, she lived in Prescott, Arizona, for the last 15 years with her husband, Jim. Dodi

  • Obituaries | August 04, 2015

    RUTH L. MORELAND

    Ruth L. Moreland, 75, of Junction City, died Friday, July 31, 2015, at Stormont-Vail Hospital in Topeka. The family provided some of the following information. Ruth was born Nov. 1, 1939, in Junction City, the daughter of George and Freida (Zernickow) York. She attended schools in Junction City and was

  • Obituaries | August 04, 2015

    WILLIAM E. ROEPKE

    William E. “Bill” Roepke, 62, of Blue Rapids, died Friday, July 31, 2015, at Via Christi Hospital in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. Bill was born July 3, 1953, in Manhattan, to Gene W. and Peggy K. (Newman) Roepke.Ê Survivors include his friend and partner of 31

  • Obituaries | August 04, 2015

    ELBERTA YUNK

    Elberta J. Yunk, 90, died Monday, Aug. 3, 2015, at her residence in Manhattan. She was born on March 19, 1925, in Osborne. She was the daughter of Charles and Ethel (Auldridge) Kaser. Memorial service information and a complete obituary will be released later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home.

  • Obituaries | August 04, 2015

    LEWIS P. HURST

    Lewis P. Hurst, 69, of Alma, died Sunday, Aug. 2, 2015, at the Alma Manor, where he had been a resident since 1997. Lewis was born June 5, 1946, in Gordon. He was the son of Charles Crittendon Hurst and Jessie Laurena (Holloway) Hurst, the youngest of seven. He enlisted into

  • Obituaries | August 04, 2015

    JIMMY CHRISTIANSEN

    Charles James “Jimmy” Christiansen, 56, of Randolph, died Sunday, Aug. 2, 2015, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House. He was born on June 16, 1959 in Princeton, New Jersey. He was the son of Christian and Mildred Audrey “Dolly” (Perrine) Christiansen. He graduated high school in Hightstown, New Jersey, in 1977.

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