Friday, May 22, 2015



Obituaries

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  • BRANDON CRUBEL

    Brandon James Crubel, 28, a longtime Manhattan resident, died Tuesday, May 19, 2015, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, as the result of an accident. Brandon was born Oct. 14, 1986, in Manhattan. Complete obituary and service information will be announced later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home.

  • ROBERT “BOB” JOSEPH LADA

    Robert “Bob” Joseph Lada, 65, of Wamego, died Tuesday, May 19, 2015, at his home surrounded by loved ones. The family provided the following information. He was born Sept. 16, 1949, in Seneca, to George A. Lada and Betty Quinn Roach. Robert was raised by his loving grandparents, Jack and

  • EVELYN KORBE

    Evelyn Korbe, 86, of Munjor, died Tuesday, May 19, 2015, at her home. She was born Oct. 29, 1928, on the family farm near St. Peter. She was the daughter of Jacob J. and Marcianna (Rohleder) Gerstner.  She graduated from Hays High School in 1947. On Sept. 6, 1949, she married Felix

  • ELIZABETH FORRESTER

    Betty (Long) Forrester, 82, of Waxahachie, Texas, died Monday, March 2, 2015, at her home. She was born Feb. 9, 1933, in Manhattan to Jesse Chester and Della (Shull) Long. Elizabeth was a loving mother, sister, aunt, grandmother and great grandmother. Graveside service with Pastor Melanie Martin officiating will be

  • HAROLD G. JOHNSON

    Harold G. Johnson, 90, of Rapid City, South Dakota, and formerly of Wamego, died Saturday, Feb. 14, 2015, at Rapid City Regional Hospital. The family provided some of the following information. Harold was born in Manhattan July 20, 1924, to LeRoy and Myrtle (Gittings) Johnson. He graduated from high school

  • VERBIE ROBINSON

    Verbie Lee Olin Robinson, 79, of Louisville, died Monday, May 18, 2015, at his home.  The family provided some of the following information. He was born March 3, 1936, in Ada, Oklahoma, the son of Elmer and Lucille Glover Robinson. He served in the Army in Korea. He worked

  • RONALD D. OSTHOFF

    Ronald Dean Osthoff, 65, of Clay Center, died Saturday, May 16, 2015, at his residence. The family provided some of the following information. He was born Nov. 17, 1949 in Clay Center, the son of Arnold H. and Mary Gladys (Wiegers) Osthoff. He attended Morganville Grade School and three years

  • ELIZABETH FORRESTER

    Betty (Long) Forrester, 82, of Waxahachie, Texas, died Monday, March 2, 2015, at her home. She was born Feb. 9, 1933, in Manhattan to Jesse Chester and Della (Shull) Long. Elizabeth was a loving mother, sister, aunt, grandmother and great grandmother. Graveside service with Pastor Melanie Martin officiating will be

  • ELIZABETH FORRESTER

    Betty (Long) Forrester, 82, of Waxahachie, Texas, died Monday, March 2, 2015, at her home. She was born Feb. 9, 1933, in Manhattan to Jesse Chester and Della (Shull) Long. Her family provided some of the following information. Elizabeth was a loving mother, sister, aunt, grandmother and great-grandmother. Graveside service

  • LAURA LINN KNOWLES

    Services for Laura Linn Knowles will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, May 27, 2015,  at First Presbyterian Church in Topeka.  Burial will follow at 4 p.m. at Glasco Cemetery, in Glasco.  Laura will lie in-state after 8 a.m. on Tuesday, May 26, at Penwell-Gabel Mid-Town


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