John Weisbender, 71, of Knob Noster, Mo., died Sunday, Nov. 30, 2014, at the Country Club Care Center in Warrensburg, Mo. He was born on March 4, 1943, in Manhattan. Complete obituary information is pending and will be announced by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home.
Graveside services for Brenda G. Dickover will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 2 , 2014, at the Kansas Veterans Cemetery at Fort Riley, 5181 Wildcat Creek Road, Manhattan. The Rev. Ben Duerfeldt will be officiating. Online condolences may be left for the family through the funeral home
Edith Marie Pickett, 96, of Manhattan, died Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014, at the Via Christi Village in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. She was born on Sept. 2, 1918, in Clay Center, the daughter of Emil Andrew and Jenny Sophia (Alexson) Loberg. Edith spent her childhood
Gene Andrew Holiwell, 86, of Lawrence, died Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014. Gene was born July 24, 1928, in Wewoka, Okla., the son of Wakes Holiwell and Lena Holiwell-Wilson. He is survived by his children, Jean, Bradford and Joy Holiwell; grandsons, Jason and Daniel Nelson and Angelo Celli; sisters, Naomi Glenn
John W. Dummermuth, 95, of Waterville, died Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014, at Blue Valley Senior Living in Blue Rapids. Survivors include his children, Betty (Norm) Dummermuth of Manhattan and Jim (Rhonda) Tilley of Waterville; a brother, Norman Dummermuth of Manhattan; a sister, Connie Blaser of Blue Rapids; five
Barbara Jane (Stephens) Coonrod, 93, of Manhattan, died Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014, at Via Christi Village in Manhattan. She was born on Dec. 7, 1920, in Salina, the daughter of Charles and Mary (Southworth) Stephens. Barbara was the youngest of 10 children. She graduated from high school in 1938. On
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
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