Alberta Mabel Gish Noel, 93, of Abilene, died Thursday, August 14, 2014. The family provided the following information. Alberta was born on June 13, 1921, in rural Dickinson County to Benjamin Engle and Grace Ida (Guest) Gish. Her parents later moved to Abilene. Growing up in the
Harold Eugene Morton, 86, of Alma, died Tuesday, August 12, 2014, at the Memorial Hospital in Abilene. He was a longtime resident of the area. The family provided the following information. Harold was born March 31, 1928, in Wamego, the son of Raymond J. and Leafy Esther Theirolf Morton.
John A. Mann II, 91, of Manhattan, died Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. He was born March 16, 1923, in Wellington, Mo., the son of John Corse Mann and Edna Lorine (Howe) Mann, and was
Junior Breymeyer, 84, Wamego, died on Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014, at Stormont-Vail Healthcare in Topeka. The family provided the following information. Junior was born Jun 1, 1930 in Paxico, the son of Reinhardt and Alice (Buell) Breymeyer. Junior was united in marriage to Lois “Jean” Shultz on March 3, 1957 at
Linda D. Motley Vawter, 65, died Thursday, July 17, 2014, in Denver, Colo., due to complications from M.S. The family provided the following information. Linda was born on Feb. 7, 1949, in Manhattan. She graduated from Manhattan High School in 1967 and continued her education at the University of Phoenix.
John A. Mann, 91, of Manhattan, died Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. He was born March 16, 1923, in Wellington, Mo. Complete obituary and service information will be announced later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Avenue, Manhattan, KS 66502.
Sherian A. Staten, 74, of Keats, died Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014, at her home in Keats. The family provided the following information. Sherian was born on Nov. 10, 1939, in Abilene, the daughter of Alto “Bus” M. Sowell and Maybelle A. Padgett Sowell. She moved to Manhattan as a
Thomas E. Hannah Sr., 68, formerly of Manhattan and Osawatomie, died Sunday, July 13, 2014, in Valdosta, Ga., at the home of his daughter, Annette Hannah Clark. Tom was born Jan. 10, 1946, in Robson, W.Va., to Lela and Everett Hannah, who preceded him in death on April 27, and
Dr. Liang-tseng “L.T.” Fan, 84, of Manhattan, died Monday, Aug. 4, 2014, while in his office in Durland Hall at Kansas State University in Manhattan. Dr. Fan had been instrumental in securing funding for the construction of Durland Hall while he was head of the Department of
Robert Devon Bontrager, 91, longtime Manhattanite and former K-State professor, died Thursday, July 31, 2014, in hospice at the RiverWoods Nursing Care Center in Lewisburg, Penn. Mr. Bontrager had retired to Lewisburg in 1992 with his wife, Mable Bontrager. The cause of death was complications from kidney and heart
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