Robin G. Foley, 71, of Blue Rapids, died on Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2015, at Blue Valley Senior Living in Blue Rapids. Survivors include her two children, Timothy Kirkpatrick of Blue Rapids and Kelly Crook and husband Mick of Blue Rapids; two step-children, Jon Foley of Chicago, Illinois, and
Clifford Alan Rudolph, 56, Riley, died Monday, Sept. 21, 2015, at his residence. The family provided some of the following information. He was born Aug. 27, 1959, in Manhattan, the son of George Jacob and Opal Martha (Rogers) Rudolph. He was married to Renita Lynn Abel on July 7, 2007, at their
Donald F. Nixon, 97, of Manhattan, formerly of Wamego, died Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2015, at his residence. He was born May 21, 1918, in Zeandale, and was a lifetime area resident. Additional obituary information and service times will be announced later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Ave., Manhattan, KS 66502.
Janie Fern (Hunt) Hale, 85, Manhattan, died Friday Sept. 18, 2015, at Via Christi Hospital in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. Janie was born Sept. 29, 1929, on the family farm in Twin Mounds, south of Olsburg, the daughter of Charles and Emily (Robinson) Hunt. She
Karen Ruth Meyers, 74, of Sedgwick, died Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015, at her home surrounded by family. The family provided some of the following information. During her courageous six-year battle with cancer, Karen taught others how to face adversity and live life to its fullest. She was born
Stanley Wilson Elsea, 83, of Manhattan, died Friday, Sept. 18, 2015, at the University of Kansas Medical Center in Kansas City. The family provided some of the following information. Stan was born April 17, 1932, in Holdrege, Nebraska, the son of Len Audrey and Amy (Wilson) Elsea. Stan spent his
Merle “Red” Hewitt, 91, died Sunday, Sept. 20, 2015, in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. Red was born Nov. 12, 1923, in Creston, Iowa. He played high school football for Orient before moving and playing for Winterset during his final two years of high school.
Clifford A. Rudolph, 56, of Riley, died Monday, Sept. 21, 2015, at his residence. Funeral services are pending with the Anderes-Pfeifley Funeral Home.
Donna C. Roper, 68, Manhattan, died Saturday, Aug. 15, 2015, from colon cancer. A colleague provided some of the following information. Donna was born in June 20, 1947 in Oneonta, New York, the daughter of Norman and Laura (Deitz) Roper and sister to Marilyn. Donna was a professional archaeologist
Larry Delane Douthit Sr., 74, Ogden, died Thursday, Sept. 17, 2015, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. He was born June 21, 1941, in Wheeler, Illinois, the son of Luke Fletcher and Bertha Irene (Toland) Douthit. Larry served for 21 years
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