Phyllis L. Kalivoda, 87, of Clay Center died Tuesday, June 9, 2015. Phyllis was born May 26, 1928, in Washington County. Phyllis graduated from Clifton High School. She married E. Harvey Kalivoda on March 26, 1947. He survives of the home. She is preceded in death by her parents, one brother and
A decorated World War II veteran and the former owner of the Alma Signal Enterprise, also known as “the Birdman of Alma” for his love of birds, has died. Robert Franklin Stuewe, 95, died on Thursday, June 4, 2015, at his home in Alma. He was born on
Elizabeth Jane “Janie” Martin, 86, of Manhattan, died Friday, June 5, 2015, at the Via Christi Hospital in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. She was born to Lester O. and Lela Maud (Webb) Heckethorn on Dec. 19, 1928. In 1947, after graduating from Wichita East High School,
Jerrel Lee Keys, 74, St. George, died Tuesday, June 9, 2015, at Stormont Vail Hospital in Topeka. The family provided some of the following information. On Oct. 11, 1940, Jerrel was born to Delbert and Ellen (Grandstaff) Keys in Chandler, Oklahoma. He graduated high school in 1949 from Canon City High
LaVada Carol Hine, 82, of Manhattan, died Tuesday, June 9, 2015, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. She was born on Dec. 16, 1932, in Medicine Lodge and had been a Manhattan resident since 1965. Visitation will be from 3 to 4 p.m. Saturday, June 13, 2015, at the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral
Peter Flannery, 84, died Tuesday, June 2, 2015, at the Bob Dole VA Hospital Hospice House in Wichita. He was born Feb. 2, 1931, in Los Angeles. He was a painter by trade and retired in 1992. He served in the Army during the Korean War and was honorably discharged in 1952.
Robert Cecil Sutterlin, 75, of Westmoreland, died Wednesday, May 13, 2015, at his home. Bob was born April 6, 1940. He was the son of Cecil and Naomi Immenschuh Sutterlin. He worked many years in the maintenance department as a mason for Kansas State University. Bob married Sharon Springer.
Helen E. Fulkerson, 92, of Manhattan, died on Friday, June 5, 2015, at the Meadowlark Hills Retirement Community-Wroten House, Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. She was born on Jan. 5, 1923, in Bazine. She was the daughter of Ralph and Marie (Kuehn) Weaver. Helen earned her
Marjorie Marie Stelter, 91, of Westmoreland, formerly of Wheaton and Onaga, died Sunday, June 7, 2015, at the Westy Community Care Home. Marjorie was born on Dec. 25, 1923, north of Shelton, Nebraska. She was the daughter of Herman and Minnie Muhlbach Reese. Marjorie married Herman Stelter on Feb. 18, 1946,
Griffith Gates, 93, of Manhattan died Monday, June 8, 2015, at the Good Shepherd Home Care and Hospice. Services are pending, and a complete obituary will be published at a later date with Irvin-Parkview Funeral Home and Cremation, Manhattan.
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