Friday, May 29, 2015



Obituaries

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  • RANDAL B. LAWRENCE

    Randal B. “Randy” Lawrence, 63, of Manhattan, died Thursday, May 28, 2015, at Via Christi Hospital in Manhattan. He was born May 29, 1951. Complete obituary and service information will be announced later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Avenue, Manhattan, KS 66502.

  • OMAR J. PICKETT

    Omar Jay Pickett, 96, formerly of Greenleaf, died Sunday, May 24, 2015, in rural Geary County. The family provided some of the following information. He was born Feb. 22, 1919, in Washington County, the fifth of eight children to James and Lydia (Barker) Pickett. He attended grade school for eight

  • WILLIAM ROBERT “BOB” ROGERS, SR.

    William Robert “Bob” Rogers, Sr., 73, of Manhattan, died in the arms of his wife on Monday, May 25, 2015, at the Via Christi Hospital from complications of COPD. The family provided some of the following information. He was born on July 12, 1941, in Manhattan. He was the son

  • ROBERT GILLIFORD

    Robert C. Gilliford, 96, died Tuesday, May 26, 2015, at Stormont-Vail Healthcare, Topeka. The family provided some of the following information He was born on April 9, 1919, at the family home the son of Charles J. and Lydia (Currie) Gilliford. Robert earned his bachelor’s degree in Animal Science

  • DONALD J. ZOELLER

    Donald J. Zoeller, 83, Wamego, died Monday, May 25, 2015, at Wamego Health Center. The family provided some of the following information. On Nov. 28, 1931, Don was born to Aloysius and Eugenia (Dekat) Zoeller. He lived in the Wamego area all of his life. He attended eight years of

  • VIOLA M. BOYCE

    Viola Marie (Berggren) Boyce, 88, of Wamego, died Tuesday, May 26, 2015, at the Valley Vista Good Samaritan Society in Wamego. The family provided some of the following information. She was born Sept. 6, 1926, in rural Riley County to Arthur and Philynda (Laird) Berggren. She would go on to

  • ROBERT C. GILLIFORD

    Robert C. Gilliford, 96, died Tuesday, May 26, 2015, at Stormont-Vail Healthcare in Topeka. He was born April 9, 1919, the son of Charles J. and Lydia (Currie) Gilliford. Graveside service information and a complete obituary will be released later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home 1616 Poyntz Avenue, Manhattan, Kansas 66502.

  • DEIDRA EDWARDS

    An informal celebration of life for Deidra (Blecha) Edwards, 58, has been scheduled.  Deidra died Thursday, Jan. 8, 2015, in Cuba. Please join the family to share memories and funny stories, and to celebrate the joy with family and friends of Deidra. The celebration will be 11 a.

  • WILLIAM R. ROGERS

    William R. “Bob” Rogers, Sr., 73, of Manhattan, died Monday, May 25, 2015, at the Via Christi Hospital in Manhattan. He was born July 12, 1941, in Manhattan and had been a lifetime area resident. Additional obituary information and service times will be announced later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616

  • OMAR J. PICKETT

    Omar Jay Pickett, 96, formerly of Greenleaf, died Sunday, May 24, 2015. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday, June 3, 2015, at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Greenleaf. Additional obituary and service information will be announced later by the Anderes-Pfeifley Funeral Home.


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