Willis Boyd “Bud” Beckley, 74, of Manhattan, died Thursday at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. He was born Jan. 7, 1940. Complete obituary and service information will be announced later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home.
Carrol Paul Umscheid, 79, of Topeka, died Monday at his home. He was born in Flush on March 12, 1934. He graduated from Flush High School in 1954. He joined the U.S. Air Force in Enid, Okla. in July 1954, stationed at Vance Air Force Base. He was
Violet Lawson-Blanck, 81, of Manhattan, died on Monday to be united with our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. She had been a resident of the Via Christi Village in Manhattan since late August of 2013. The family provided some of the following information. She was born
Virgil Donald Swartz, 89, of Alta Vista, died Saturday at Morris County Hospital in Council Grove. The family provided some of the following information. Virgil was born on March 7, 1924, in his grandparents’ home. He was the oldest child of Albert and Nahda (Furney) Swartz. Virgil attended
Luella Iverna Wrosch, 94, of Onaga, died Sunday at the Lexington Park Nursing Home in Topeka. She was a life-long resident of the area. Luella was born May 6, 1919, in Onaga. She attended local schools and graduated in 1937 from Onaga High School. She received
Wanda Dunn, 85, died Friday at the Heritage of Overland Park. The family provided some of the following information. She was born on June 4, 1928, in Alta Vista. She was the daughter of Walter and Allie (Edwards) Swartz. Wanda graduated from Alta Vista High School with
Edward “Ed” Lynn Penn, 63, of rural St. George, died Sunday at his home. The family provided some of the following information. Ed was born on June 17, 1950, in LaFontaine. He was the son of Manuel B. and Ethel M. (Myers) Penn. He graduated from Manhattan High
Anna B. Davis, 97, of Clay Center died Saturday at the Clay County Medical Center in Clay Center. Additional obituary and service information will be announced later by the Anderes-Pfeifley Funeral Home in Riley.
Frances Charlene Baker Stephens, 83, of El Dorado, died on Saturday at Vintage Place from natural causes. The family provided some of the following information. She was born on Jan. 4, 1931, in Marked Tree, Ark., to George & Evelyn Laird. She had a sixth grade education
Roger Waldean Weeks, 64, of Westmoreland, formerly of Louisville, died Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014, at his home. He was a longtime resident of the area. Roger was born Aug. 14, 1949, in Marysville, the son of Frank H. and Jessie Louise Hale Weeks. He graduated from high school in Connell,
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