Avtar Singh Sachdeva, 86, of Olathe, and formerly of Manhattan, died Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2015, in Overland Park. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 25, 2015, at the Amos Family Funeral Home in Shawnee. Survivors include three sons, Devinder, Ravi Ben.
Madeline F. Rowley, 93, formerly of Manhattan, died Friday, Oct. 24, 2015, at the Leonardville Nursing Home. Additional obituary and service information will be announced by the Anderes-Pfeifley Funeral Home in Riley.
Becky M. (Jager) Cornell, 65, of Spring Hill, Florida, died Friday, Oct. 9, 2015, after a brief illness. The family provided some of the following information. Becky was born Oct. 28, 1949, in Manhattan, the daughter of Richard and Lois (Renz) Jager. Becky graduated from Manhattan High School in 1967. She
John Edward Carlin, 79, died Friday, Oct. 23, 2015, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House after a long battle with cancer. The family provided some of the following information. John was born July 17, 1936, in Salina, the son of Lucy Stanley Hite Carlin and John Everett Carlin. He was
William “Bruce” Bales, 83, of Wichita, died Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2015, in Wichita. The family provided some of the following information. Bruce was born July 22, 1932, in Wichita, to Vinton Rankin and Mary Elizabeth (Crosby) Bales. He was a retired engineer and served in the U.S. Army during
John Edward Carlin, 79, a former Catholic priest, retired business owner and the husband of state Rep. Sydney Carlin, died Friday morning at Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan after a battle with leukemia. John was a friendly person who knew just about everyone in town,
Melvin Steenson, 82, of Waterville, died Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2015, at Midland Hospice Care in Topeka. The family provided some of the following information. Survivors include his wife, Sharon; his three sons, Barry Steenson of Topeka, Brad Steenson and his wife, Rachel, of McPherson, and Rodney Steenson and
Barbara Lee “Barb” Cheney, 71, of Manhattan and formerly of St. John, Washington, died Thursday, Oct. 22, 2015, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House. Barbara Lee Yanosko was born in Colorado Springs, Colorado, on July 17, 1944, the daughter of the late E. Juanita (Imbler) Yanosko and Michael Yanosko. Barb
Max Edward Heinly, 86, of Manhattan, died on Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2015, at Via Christi Hospital- Manhattan. Max was born in Little River on June 14, 1929. He was the son of the late Helen (Brayton) Heinly and Clarence O. Heinly. He graduated from Little River High School in 1947, with
Doris Imogene Springer, 82, of Manhattan, died Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2015, at Via Christi Village in Manhattan. She was born on her family farm west of Clay Center on Oct. 9, 1933. She was the daughter of Guy William and Ethel May (Chayer) Fyfe. She spent her younger years on
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