Larry Allen Olson, 67, of Manhattan, died Thursday, April 9, at Mercy Regional Health Center. His family provided some of the following information. Larry was the head women’s basketball coach making several national appearances and was honored twice as the Coach of the Year, associate athletic
Joseph Edwin Torneden, 59, of McFarland, died Thursday, April 9, 2015, as a result of a motorcycle accident. Joe was born June 5, 1955, in Wamego, the son of Jack and Patricia Fair Torneden. He worked many years doing carpentry and construction, but his passion was music. He was
Geraldine “Gerri” “Dene” Hasenbank, 65, of McFarland, died Wednesday, April 8, 2015, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. She was a long-time resident of the area. She was born March 23, 1950, in Ulman, Missouri, the daughter of Fritz and Emma Davis Halderman. She worked many years as
Dee Ray Yonning, 78, Wamego, died Monday, April 6, 2015, at his home. The family provided some of the following information. On March 17, 1937, Dee was born to Louis and Agnes (Hunholz) Yonning in rural Louisville. Dee attended a country school in the Louisville area and joined the Navy
Sylvester W. Ham, 102, of rural Marysville, died Friday, April 3, 2015, at the Blue Valley Nursing Home in Blue Rapids. Visitation was Monday, April 6, from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. at Kinsley Mortuary in Marysville. A funeral service was at 10 a.m. Tuesday, April 7, 2015, at the Evangelical
John Alfred “Johnny” Harper, 91, of Frankfort, died Tuesday, April 7, 2015, at the Frankfort Community Care Home. Visitation will be Friday, April 10, from noon to 8 p.m. at Padden Funeral Chapel in Frankfort. A funeral service will be at 10 a.m., Saturday, April 11, 2015, at the First Presbyterian
Cornelia Peat, 99, died Wednesday, April 1, 2015, at the Garden Valley Retirement Village in Garden City. She was born March 9, 1916, in Perryton, Texas, the daughter of Harry and Ada Evins. Cornelia was a resident of Garden City since 2006, a homemaker and a member of the VFW Ladies
Bonnie L. Culbertson, 89, died Wednesday, April 1, 2015, at her residence in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. Bonnie was born Sept. 16, 1925, in Nevada, Missouri, the daughter of Standley and Ruby Grace Culbertson. She worked in Washington D.C. and then moved to Manhattan,
Juanita Hodges Bieler, 90, died Sunday, April 5, 2015, at the Meadowlark Hills Retirement Community-Stolzer House in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. Juanita was born on Aug. 18, 1924 in Vermillion, the daughter of William Tracy and Bertha (Clear) Hodges. Juanita graduated from Irving High School
Margaret Marie Pettle, 99, of Manhattan, died Tuesday, April 7, 2015, at the Meadowlark Hills Retirement Community in Manhattan. She was born April 26, 1915, in Cordell, Oklahoma. Complete obituary information is pending and will be announced by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Avenue, Manhattan, Kansas 66502.
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