Monday, July 27, 2015



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  • ALICE MAE KROHN

    Alice Mae Krohn, 88, of Blaine, died Friday, July 11, 2014, at Stormont-Vail Heath Care in Topeka. Alice married Laurence Emil Krohn on Jan. 19, 1944. He died on March 26, 1995. Alice was a true farm wife and a CNA at the Westy Community Care Home. She is survived by her

  • THOMAS HENRY DEKAT

    Thomas Henry Dekat, 88, of Saint George, died Friday, July 11, 2014, at the Wamego Health Center. Thom was born on Feb. 2, 1926, in Flush to the late Laura Mary (Winter) and Clemens Henry Dekat. He graduated from Flush High School. Tom was a farmer and carpenter as well

  • FERN M. HOFMAN-COMSTOCK

    Fern M. Hofman-Comstock, 102, of Parker, Colo., died Saturday morning, July 12, 2014, at the Crown Crest of Parker Rehabilitation and Living Center. She was born on Dec. 5, 1951, in Wheaton and had been a longtime Manhattan and surrounding area resident. Additional obituary information and service times will be

  • STEPHEN BRAUN

    Stephen Braun, 58, Topeka, died Wednesday, July 9, 2014, after a six-month battle with cancer. Steve was born July 12, 1955, in Bad Kreuznach, Germany, the son of Walter and Elizabeth (Vestal) Braun. He attended Lawrence High School and Ottawa University. He was employed as a case manager/juvenile intensive

  • STEVEN CLARK POSLER

    Steven (Steve) Clark Posler, 47, of Maryland Heights, Mo., died Monday, July 7, 2014, at Lakewood, Wash., while at work on the golf course he was building.  The family provided the following information. Steve was born at Ames, Iowa on Nov. 4, 1966, to Gerry and Shirley Posler. He

  • ALVIN MEYER

    Alvin L. Meyer, 72, of Marysville, died Monday, July 7, 2014, at The University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, Neb. Visitation will be Friday, July 11, from 1 to 9 p.m. at Kinsley Mortuary in Marysville. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. A funeral service will

  • LOIS L. HEDMAN

    Lois Leona Hedman, 93, of Manhattan, died Tuesday, July 8, 2014, at Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. Lois was born in Leonardville on May 25, 1921. She was the daughter of the late Carl B. and Minnie (Nelson) Meyer.  She graduated from Leonardville High School in 1939, where she

  • WILMA MAE FORSBERG

    Wilma Mae Forsberg, 84, of Riley, died Wednesday, July 9, 2014, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. She was born on Jan. 2, 1930, in Eagleville, Mo., the daughter of Rutherford H. and Mary L. (Hurst) Shannon.  She grew up in the Eagleville area and graduated from

  • JIM ‘HIPPIE’ BRUNS

    Jim “Hippie” Bruns, 59, died Thursday, July 3, 2014, at his residence in Manhattan. He was born on Sept. 30, 1954, in Junction City, the son of Calvin E. & Elaine R. (Nelson) Bruns. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at a later date. Additional information and a

  • WILMA FORSBERG

    Wilma Mae Forsberg, 84, of Riley, died Wednesday, July 9, 2014, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. She was born on Jan. 2, 1930, in Eagleville, Mo. The family will greet friends during a visitation on Thursday from 6:30-8 p.m. at the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home in Manhattan.

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