Georganne F. Hiser, 89, died Monday, Nov. 3, 2014, at Specialty Select Hospital in Carrollton, Texas. She was born in Dodge City on April 25, 1925, the daughter of Mae (Dooley) and George W. Fowler. Georganne grew up in Wilroads Gardens and moved in with her Aunt Nell Dooley
E. Maxine Hinton, 85, a former resident of Fort Scott and more recently of Manhattan, died Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. Maxine was born April 28, 1929, in Clinton, Henry County, Mo. She was the daughter of William John Tubbesing and Florence Cornelius
Irene F. Irwin, 83, of Leonardville, died Sunday, Nov. 2, 2014, at the Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. She was born on March 16, 1931, in Combine Creek, Bristol Bay, Alaska. She was the daughter of Alfred and Molly Withrow. She married Robert Walker in April of 1949 in Holy
Alice Ann Thomas, 65, of Westmoreland, died Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014, at Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. She was born Oct. 23, 1949, in Westmoreland. She was the daughter of William H. and Catherine Victoria “Kate” (Muller) Cravens. Alice graduated from Westmoreland High School. She worked as a supervisor
James G. Findley, 91, died peacefully on Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014, at his home at Meadowlark Hills Retirement Community in Manhattan from age related causes. Jim, son of the late William R. and Ruth Courtney (Gilmore) Findley, was born Nov. 17, 1922, in Sabetha and was third oldest of seven
A program for Mrs. Beach will be at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014, at the K-State Alumni Center in Manhattan. People will then go to the Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art for the celebration of life.
Diane Eileen Concelmo, 61, died at her home in Archer, Fla., on Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014, after a long illness. Diane was born in Perry, Iowa, on Sept. 29, 1953. She was married to Robert Concelmo on Oct. 5, 1985. Surviving are her husband Robert Concelmo and two sons Daniel Ryan and
Cleo I. “Tess” Turnbow, 91, of Wamego, died on Sunday, Nov. 2, 2014, at her residence. The family provided the following information. She was born on Jan. 27, 1923, at the family home near Onaga, the daughter of Herman F. and Emma M. (Gehring) Tessendorf. For the first two years
Dwight Sherbert, 70, of Clay Center, died Sunday, Nov. 2, 2014, at Presbyterian Manor in Clay Center. The family provided the following information. Dwight was born on Jan. 19, 1944, at his family home in Broughton, the son of Akin and Mary (Townsend) Sherbert. He graduated from Clay
Marianna Kistler Beach, patron of the arts and the namesake of Kansas State University’s art museum, died Saturday at age 94. Beach, who grew up in Manhattan and was a K-State graduate, died at her home in Lawrence. The museum, which opened in the fall
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