James Owensby, 46, of Manhattan, died Monday, Sept. 29, 2014. The family provided some of the following information. James worked for the Kansas State University Veterinary Health Center as a procurement officer for 17 years. Prior to that position, he worked as a manager for Wal-Mart and a dog
Moriah Rhae Buster, 27, of Manhattan, died Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014, in Topeka, surrounded by her loved ones. Moriah was born on Dec. 30, 1986, to Dannia “Danny” and Teresa (Andrasen) Buster. Moriah was a 2005 graduate of Manhattan High and after attending Pittsburg State, she was a CNA-CMA at St.
Angel Rodriguez, 80, died Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2014, in Manhattan. He was born Oct. 1, 1934, in Ellsworth to Joseph and Jessie (Uribe) Rodriguez. Angel was a longtime resident of Manhattan where he did concrete foundation work for commercial construction and later in life was an in-home caregiver. He earned
William “Bill” B. Owens, 93, of Wamego died Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2014, at his residence. He was born in Wamego on Nov. 22, 1920, in his family’s home at 7th and Maple, to Alva Earl and Sarah (Domeny) Owens. He attended school in Wamego and graduated in 1938. He was
Carter Hugh Alford, 91, of Manhattan, died Monday, Oct. 6, 2014, at the Stoneybrook Retirement Community in Manhattan. He was born on Dec. 28, 1922, in Clarksburg, Ind. He was the only son of Hazel (Gillespie) and Earl Alford. Hugh attended schools in Clarksburg. He entered the armed service in
Larry M. Patton, 79, of Manhattan, died Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014, at his residence. He was born Aug. 15, 1935, in Larned. He was the son of Dale M. and Frances (Montgomery) Patton, and had been a Manhattan resident since 1979. Larry attended Alamota Grade School from 1940 to 1948 and then Dighton
Douglas Henry Weyerts, 56, of Hartland, Vt., died suddenly on Friday, Oct. 3, 2014. The family said Doug died doing what he loved to do — celebrating the harvest festival outdoors with children at school. Doug was born in Aiken, S.C., on June 12, 1958, the fifth out
Larry M. Patton, 79, of Manhattan, died Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014, at his residence. He was born on Aug. 15, 1935, in Larned. Complete obituary and service information will be announced later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Avenue, Manhattan, KS 66502.
Helen Meryl Mansfield, 107, of Manhattan, died Friday, Oct. 3, 2014, at the Via Christi Village in Manhattan. The family provided the following information. She was born on April 4, 1907, in Admire, the daughter of Jacob Thierer Martin and Ida Mae (Hauserman) Martin. Meryl spent her early years
Forrest Doyle Denney, 73, of Manhattan, died Friday, Oct. 3, 2014, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. The family provided the following information. He was born on March 25, 1941, in Garnett, the son of Forrest James and Madena (Cranston) Denney. Mr. Denney was a lifetime Kansas resident.&
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