Gertrude Behrens, 98, of Barnes died Sunday at the Linn Community Care Home in Linn.
Maruja Torres, 92, of Wamego died Sunday at the Wamego City Hospital.
Adrian P. “Dick” Spunaugle, 88, of Blue Rapids died on Thursday at Stormont Vail Healthcare in Topeka.
Robert (Bob) A. Chew, 90, of Atchison died Friday at Atchison Senior Village.
Harlan G. Hale, 82, of Manhattan died Saturday at his residence. He was born June 5, 1930, in Pomona, Kan. Complete obituary and service information will be announced later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Ave., Manhattan, KS 66502.
Jean M. Hansen, 93, of Manhattan died Dec. 6 at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan.
Elizabeth de Noble, 58, of Santa Barbara, Calif., died Dec. 18.
Irene Gladow, 91, of Gladstone, Mo., died Dec. 19.
Maxine Louise Peter, 91, of Randolph died at the Leonardville Nursing Home on Friday.
Joseph Barton-Dobenin, a long-time professor at Kansas State University whose Czech roots led to the city’s sister-city relationship with a city in that country, died Dec. 19, in Weslaco, Tex. He was 92. During a visit to his native land, Mr. Barton-Dobenin identified the city of
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