Mary Ann Wagner, 89, of Paxico, died Friday, Feb. 27, 2015, at the St. Marys Manor. She was born Feb. 9, 1926, in Paxico, the daughter of August and Catherine Meinhardt Stork. She married Gerald “Jerry” Wagner on Feb. 7, 1947, in Topeka. He died March 5, 1994. Mary ..
John Robert Sullivan, 75, of Manhattan, died Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2015, at Good Samaritan Society — Valley Vista in Wamego. The family provided some of the following information. John was born in Columbus on June 25, 1939, to Paul Wayne Sullivan and Edna Mae York. He ..
A celebration of life for Glenn Walter Lake will take place 4 p.m. to 7 p.m., Saturday, March 7, 2015, at the Blue Hills Room, 2317 Tuttle Creek Blvd. in Manhattan. Glenn, 79, of Manhattan, died Sunday, Feb. 8, 2015, at Stormont-Vail Health Center in Topeka...
Martha M. “Emme” Hackney, 56, of Flush, died Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015. The family provided some of the following information. Martha was born in Cincinnati, Ohio, on Nov. 6, 1958. Her stepfather’s military career caused her family to move frequently, finally settling in Manhattan. ..
Lois Ann Blenn Dickson, 82, of Westmoreland, died Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015, in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. She was born May 6, 1932, in rural Louisville. She was daughter of Charles and Alice Tucker Miller. She married Louis E. Blenn ..
Dorothy Elaine Olney, 87, died Monday, Feb. 16, 2015, at her residence in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. She was born on July 28, 1927, in Muskegon Heights, Mich. She was daughter of Edward Roger and Dorothy Mae (Adams) Washburn. When ..
Vernon C. Miller, 85, of Junction City, died Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015, at Geary Community Hospital in Junction City. The family provided some of the following information. Vernon was born Nov. 18, 1929, in rural Geary County to Charles Jonathan and Edna Ruth Knopp Miller. ..
Robert M. Rodriguez, 81, of Manhattan, died Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015, at the University of Kansas Medical Center in Kansas City. The family provided some of the following information. Robert was born on June 14, 1933, in Bastrop, Texas, the son of Luis and Ramona ..
Larry M. Bishop, 82, of Blue Rapids, died on Monday, Feb. 23, 2015, at Blue Valley Senior Living. Larry was born Feb. 15, 1934, in Blue Rapids, to Beryl F. (Reedy) and Donald J. Bishop. He joined the U.S. Navy at age 17. He spent ..
Rannells King, 82, died Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015, at the Wilton Meadows Rehabilitation Center in Wilton, Connecticut. The family provided some of the following information. Rannells was born and raised in Manhattan. After serving in the United States Army during the Korean War, ..
Dr. John R. Cortner, 92, of Manhattan, died Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2015, at the Via Christi Village in Manhattan. Dr. Cortner was born on July 23, 1922, in LaCrosse. He was the son of Dr. Raymond and Viola Cortner. He was raised in Wichita and ..
Laurine A. Stevens, 98, of Wamego, died Monday, Feb. 23, 2015, in Wamego. The family provided some of the following information. She was born Jan. 13, 1917, in rural Alma. She was the daughter of Gustav “Gus” and Clara Brase Schmanke. She married William E. ..
Lee William Dalrymple, 52, died on Friday, Feb. 20, 2015 at the Onaga Community Hospital. The family provided some of the following information. Lee William Dalrymple, 52, was born July 27, 1962, at the Valley Forge General Hospital in Phoenixville, Pennsylvania. He was preceded in death ..
Irene P. Cott, 78, of Alta Vista, died peacefully on Friday, Feb. 20, 2015, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. Irene was born on March 18, 1936, in Bowlegs, Oklahoma, to Earn and LaDema Dixon. ..
Lois B. Carlin, 95, former longtime Manhattan resident, died Friday, Feb. 20, 2015, at the Medicalodge Care Center in Clay Center. She was born on Nov. 11, 1919, in Clifton. She was the daughter of Ottis and Lula (Barleen) Elliott. Following graduation from Green High ..
Gary A. Padgett, 61, of Blue Rapids, died on Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015, at Community Memorial Health Care in Marysville. Gary was born July 7, 1953, at Marysville to Zylda (Plegge) and Floyd Padgett. He graduated from Valley Heights High School in 1972. Gary worked many ..
Enid L. Stutzman, 97, died on Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015, at Meadowlark Hills in Manhattan. Enid was born on Oct. 4, 1917, in Harper to Sankey and Louise (Nester) Coberly. She was raised in Kingman and graduated from Kingman High School in 1936. After her graduation, ..
Jeanette Alstatt, 93, of Manhattan, a former resident of Riley, died Friday, Feb. 20, 2015, at the Via Christi Village in Manhattan. She was born on September 11, 1921 in Oakland, Nebraska. She was the daughter of Carl E. and Esther Helen (Nyquist) Anderson. She ..
Robert W. Smail, 88, died at his home in Manhattan, on Sunday, Feb. 15, 2015. Bob was born in Aberdeen, South Dakota, to Leola (LaSalle) and William C. Smail. He attended local schools, graduating from Aberdeen’s Central High School in 1945. In high ..
Lee Dalrymple, 52, of Westmoreland, died Friday, Feb. 20, 2015. He was born on July 27, 1962 in Phoenixville, Pa. A complete obituary and service information will be announced at a later date by Irvin-Parkview Funeral Home and Cremation in Manhattan...
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