Delorus A. (Dee) Wright, 88, died Sunday in Leonardville. She was born on Feb. 24, 1926, in Dillon, Kan., the daughter of William and Amanda (Sprecher) Root. Growing up in Enterprise, Dee attended local schools and graduated from Enterprise High School. Early in her life, she was married
Geraldine V. “Geri” Faber, 83, died while surrounded by her beloved family Tuesday. Geri embraced life as a wife and mother. She enjoyed life, traveling and especially her faith and family. She retired as a secretary at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic School in Wichita.
William K. “Bill” Barnett, age 67, of Manhattan, died Tuesday at the Wamego Health Center in Wamego. He was born Jan. 21, 1947, in England. Complete obituary and service information will be announced later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Avenue, Manhattan, KS 66502.
Jean Lynette Rundle, beloved wife, mother, daughter, sister, grandmother, mentor, and friend died Monday in Kansas City, Mo., at the age of 55. The fallen world took her life, after suffering a battle with congestive heart failure for over 11 years. Jean was born the daughter of
Kenneth R. Rowe, 87, died in Ottawa Monday. He was born on Sept. 27, 1926, near Manhattan to Charles and Flossie (Keech) Rowe. He is an alumni of St. George High School. Ken joined the United States Marine Corps at the age of 17. He was an amphibious
Virginia Mae Helget, 76, of Manhattan, died Monday at Mercy Regional Health Center. Virginia Mae Smith was born in Delphos, Kan., on Dec.19, 1937, to the late Lester L. and Jennie R. (Hurtig) Smith. She graduated from Delphos High School and attended Kansas State University
Douglas Paul Morrison, 58, of Wamego died Sunday at the Wamego Health Center. Doug was born on December 23, 1955 in Cascade, Idaho, the son of Frank D. and Lavonna P. (Eyrich) Morrison. He attended school in Manhattan, graduating from Manhattan High School in 1974. After high school he
Carly Marie Gassman, 18, died Thursday at her home in Abilene. No cause of death was provided. Mass of Christian Burial for Carly will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday at St. Andrew Catholic Church with Father Henry Baxa as Celebrant. Her family provided some of the following
Hazel LaVonne Carr, 72, of Wamego, formerly of Westmoreland, died Saturday at the Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. Hazel was born Dec. 15, 1941 in Westmoreland. She was the daughter of Everett and Mary Luella (Campbell) Carr. At the
Margaret I. Niedfeldt, 90, of Wamego, died Sunday, March 16, 2014, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. Margaret was born Aug. 30, 1923 in rural McCune, the daughter of Floyd Quinter and Hazel Mae (Hartman) Shideler. She attended Cherokee County schools and graduated high school in 1940. She was
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