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 ..
Rosetta M. Jacobson, 76, of Clay Center, formerly of Waterville, died on Wednesday, March 18, 2015, at Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. Survivors include her husband Ron; six children, Michael C. (Reta) Jacobson of Shawnee, Oklahoma, Marilyn M. (Tim) White of Enumclaw, ..
A celebration gathering for Terry Keith will be from 1 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, March 21 at the American Legion, 114 McCall Road in Manhattan. Terry died on Dec. 23, 2014, in Kansas City, Missouri. The Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home is assisting the family with ..
Marjorie L. Miller, 94, Oakley, formerly of Minneapolis, died Sunday, March 15, 2015, at the Logan County Manor, Oakley. She was born Sept. 5, 1920, on the Zuker homestead to Erl M. and Frances I. (Clark) Zuker. Marjorie was preceded in death by her husband ..
Dorothy Edith Whitson, 73, of Manhattan, died Sunday, March 15, 2015, at Meadowlark Hills Retirement Community in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. She was born July 29, 1941, in Santa Barbara, California. She was the daughter of Harold O. and Barbara ..
Traci Lawrence, 38, of Wamego, died Thursday, March 12, 2015, after a long illness. She was born Oct. 19, 1976, in Cincinnati, Ohio, to Patricia Moreland. She is survived by her mother; son, Trenton Kent; and brother, Mark Lawrence. No memorial services have been planned ..
Victor “Earl” Vanover, Sr., 68, of Wamego, died Saturday, March 14, 2015, at his home. The family provided some of the following information. Earl was born Dec. 8, 1947, in Mountain City, Tennessee, to David Ambrose and Ellaree Vanover. In 1988, Earl married Chong Suk. Chong ..
Victor Vanover, 67, of Wamego, died Saturday, March 14, 2015, at his home following a lengthy illness. Services are pending with Stewart Funeral Home of Wamego. Complete obituary and service information will be announced later...
Lyle R. Haller, 91 of Leonardville, died, Saturday, March 14, 2015, at the Leonardville Nursing Home. He was born Jan. 17, 1924, in Randolph, the son of Court and Maude Elizabeth (Gustafson) Haller. He was married to Bonna Jean Fosha on Dec.16, 1945, in Marysville. Together ..
Marilyn Faye (Osbourn) Baggerly, 79, of Overland Park, died Friday, March 13, 2015, at her home. The family said she went home to be with the Lord. They provided some of the following information. She was born March 30, 1935, in Randolph, the daughter of ..
Wabash Bar and Grill is looking for another investor or a new owner. Wabash, which opened July 28, 2013, has been closed since Dec. 23. Dave Bollman, one of the three partners in the business, said the restaurant is at a crossroads and ..
502 Media Group hired Nick Wiggins as a new business developer. Wiggins is a graduate of Kansas State University in communications studies as well as the executive director of R.I.S.E., a community development agency that handles work in ..
Earl W. “Shad” Shadday, formerly of Manhattan, was born on June 28, 1923, in Mansfield, Ill. He died Feb. 22, 2015, with his son and family by his side in Tiverton, R.I. His family provided some of the following information. Earl, better known ..
Grace LaVonne (Laue) Mueller, 95, died Wednesday, March 11, 2015, at The Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. Her family provided some of the following information. Grace was born on April 1, 1919, to Frederick D. and Ella E. (Waterman) Laue on a farm north ..
Betty Ruth Padilla, 68, of Westmoreland, died Thursday, March 12, 2015, in Manhattan. Her family provided some of the following information. She was born Aug. 20, 1946, in Yuba, Okla., the daughter of William and Pauline Grider Dollar. She lived in California until 1995 then ..
Douglas Alan Wilt, 44, of Paxico, died Friday, March 13, 2015, at the University of Kansas Medical Center. He was born Dec. 30, 1970, in Topeka, the son of Rex and Pearl Pracht Wilt. His family provided some of the following information. Doug ..
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