LaVonne M. Pierce, 81, formerly of St. George, died Saturday, March 28, 2015, in Kiowa. Mrs. Pierce was a homemaker and helped her husband, Clark, at the Pierce Auto Service in St. George. A graveside memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. ..
Lucille J. Hinkle, 92, of Greenleaf, died Thursday, March 26, 2015, at Legend at Capital Ridge Assisted Living in Topeka. Survivors include three children: Diana (Buck) Ellis of Auburn, Ronnie (Lori) Hinkle of Waterville and Roger (LaVerna) Hinkle of Manhattan; 12 grandchildren, and 17 great-grandchildren. ..
Mervin Earl Nord, 86, Marysville, died Monday, March 23, 2015, at the Community Memorial Hospital in Marysville, surrounded by family. Visitation is 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday, March 29, at Kinsley Mortuary, Marysville. The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. ..
Benjamin Grayson Mullinix Jr., 72, died earlier this month in Lubbock, Texas. The exact date of his death is unknown. He was born on Aug. 8, 1942, in Manhattan, the son of Ben and Eleanor (Blockcolsky) Mullinix. Ben received a master’s in ..
Dean E. Hoffman, 89, of Manhattan and formerly of rural Chapman, died Thursday, March 19, 2015. The family provided some of the following information. Mr. Hoffman was born April 2, 1925, in the New Basel community, the oldest son of Earl and Vera (Poland) Hoffman. ..
Rose Marie Henningsen, 76, of Belvue, died Monday, March 23, 2015, at Homecare & Hospice of Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information Rose was born Feb. 16, 1939, in Topeka, to Earl and Sylvia (Henkel) Williams. She was raised in Alma where ..
Anna Elizabeth (Hagan) Weekley, 91, of Arkansas City, died Sunday, March 22, 2015, at the South Central Kansas Medical Center in Arkansas City. The family provided some of the following information. Anna was born April 6, 1923, to Roy Sherman Hagan and Edna Marie (Norris) ..
Velma Mae Sievers, 93, died Friday, March 20, 2015, at Abilene Memorial Hospital. The family provided some of the following information. Velma was born Sept. 22, 1921, to Robert John and Mae McWilliams Barnett on a farm southwest of Humboldt. Because her dad rented ..
Joanne Francis Garrett, 88, of Clay Center, died Monday, March 23, 2015, at Stormont-Vail Healthcare in Topeka. The family provided some of the following information. Joanne was born Oct. 14, 1926, in Topeka, the daughter of John Patrick and Nina (Vanstrom) Brady. Joanne worked as ..
Robert D. Sumners, 67, of rural Westmoreland, died Saturday, March 21, 2015, at Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. He was born June 10, 1947, at Stockdale to Allan and Maxine (Bowman) Sumners and attended schools there ..
Robert F. “Bob” Jackson, 67, of Blue Rapids, died at his home on Saturday, March 21, 2015. The family provided some of the following information. Bob was born Nov. 28, 1947, at Marysville, to Sherman W. and Verna M. (Schmitz) Jackson. He married Patsy ..
Theodore “Ted” Carl Samuelson, 81, Manhattan, died Saturday, March 21, 2015, while working on his farm in Frankfort. He was born on Nov. 20, 1933, in Frankfort. He was the son of Carl Theodor Gottfrid and Ruth Evelyn Carlson Samuelson. He was baptized and confirmed ..
Stanley James Vopata, 70, of Paxico, died Friday, March 20, 2015, at his home. He was born May 5, 1944, in Frankfort, the son of James and Anna Osner Vopata. Stan served in the United States Army. He was a farmer/stockman. Stan married ..
Stephen E. White, 67, of Manhattan died Saturday, March 21, 2015, at the Via Christi Village in Manhattan. He was born on April 15, 1947, in Frankfort, Kentucky. Dr. White was a professor of geography and former dean of Arts and Sciences at Kansas State ..
Nell Ann Adams, 87, of Enterprise, died Monday, Feb. 16, 2015, at Enterprise Estate Nursing Center. She was born Dec. 18, 1927, in Pearl and was the daughter of Henry and Leola (Taylor) Rutz. Nell Ann graduated from Chapman High School in 1945. She married Edmond ..
Susan Olive Urban, 76, died Monday, Feb. 16, 2015. She was born on July 28, 1938, in Wapello County, Iowa, to Samuel and Olive (Davis) George. Susan graduated from Manhattan High School in 1956. Susan worked at Glendale Samaritan and Banner Thunderbird hospitals and retired after 26 ..
Harold G. Johnson, 90, of Rapid City, South Dakota, and formerly of Wamego, died Saturday, Feb. 14, 2015, at Rapid City Regional Hospital. Harold was born July 20, 1924, in Manhattan to LeRoy and Myrtle (Gittings) Johnson. He graduated from high school at Wamego and ..
Mabel Agnes Bailey, 92, of Belvue, died Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2015, in Manhattan. She was born July 10, 1922, in rural Auburn, the daughter of George A. and Bertha Cellars Moore. Mabel worked as a cook in the food service department at Kansas State University. ..
Franz Samelson, 91, a professor emeritus of psychology at Kansas State University, died Monday, March 16, 2015, at Meadowlark Hills Retirement Community in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. He was born Sept. 23, 1923, in Breslau, Germany (now Wroclaw, Poland). His ..
Margaret Ann “Peggy” Findley, 88, died peacefully on Tuesday, March 17, 2015, at her home at Meadowlark Hills Retirement Community in Manhattan, from age-related causes. Peggy, daughter of the late Ed and Katie (Malloy) Hunzeker, was born Aug. 1, 1926, in Sabetha and was the ..
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