Edith Marie Pickett, 96, of Manhattan, died Wednesday evening, Nov. 26, 2014, at the Via Christi Village in Manhattan. She was born on Sept. 2, 1918, in Clay Center, and was a longtime Manhattan resident. Additional obituary and service information will be announced later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz
George William Crenshaw, 91, of rural Manhattan, died Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014, at his home following a lengthy illness. Mr. Crenshaw was a cattleman of the Flint Hills with a well-known registered Angus herd, which he raised on his ranch, Shamrock Farms. He was born Aug. 6, 1923, near Attica,
Donald D. Ediger, 90, Manhattan, died Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014, at Meadowlark Hills. Don was born on Feb. 26, 1924, in Clinton, Okla, to Jacob B. and Agatha (Regier) Ediger. He served in the U.S. Army with the 298th Engineer Combat Battalion in Europe during World War
Brenda Gail Dickover, 62, of Manhattan, died Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014, at her residence following an extended illness. The family provided the following information. She was born on Jan. 18, 1952, in Anniston, Ala., the daughter of James and Cora (McClain) Adams. Brenda was raised and spent a good
Harold Lenard Hartley, 95, died Friday, Nov. 21, 2014, in Lafayette, La. The son of Frederick L. and Florence (Sullivan) Hartley, he was born on Jan. 20, 1919, in Salina. He joined the Army in 1941and served in the European Theatre of World War II, landing on
William Eugene Griggs, 82, a longtime Manhattan resident, died Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, at his son’s residence near Abilene. He was born June 25, 1932, in Fresno, Calif., the son of Robert Edmond and Elizabeth Olive (Porter) Griggs. Mr. Griggs retired from the United States Army on Jan. 1, 1973, as
Barbara Coonrod, 93, of Manhattan, died early morning Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014, at the Via Christi Village in Manhattan. She was born on Dec. 7, 1920, in Salina, the daughter of Charles and Mary (Southworth) Stevens. Complete obituary information and service times are pending and will be announced by the
Jose Luis Rivera-Rios, 81, of Junction City, died Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014, at Stoneybrook Retirement Community in Manhattan. Jose was born Sept. 18, 1933, in Cidra, Puerto Rico, the son of Juan B. and Alejandrina (Rios) Rivera. Jose came to Junction City when he joined the U.S. Army and
Thomas A. “Tom” Hartloff, 76, of Blue Rapids, died at Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan on Friday, Nov. 21, 2014. Tom was born Sept. 3, 1938, to Eva L. (Warner) and John R. Hartloff in Wamego. He graduated from Wamego High School, then joined the U.S. Air Force.&
Brenda G. Bickover, 62, of Manhattan, died Sunday morning, Nov. 23, 2014, at her residence. She was born on Jan. 18, 1952, in Alabama and had been a Manhattan resident for the past seven years. Additional obituary information and service times will be announced later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home.
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