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  • DORIS SCHULTES

    Doris Schultes, 89, former longtime Manhattan resident, died Thursday, in Friona, Texas, where she had been residing since 2011. She was a longtime area elementary school teacher. Visitation will be from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Monday, at the Grace Baptist Church, 2901 ..

  • RUTH ANNA SCHRUM

    Ruth Anna Glanzer Schrum, 90, of Manhattan, died Sunday surrounded by family at Overland Park Regional Medical Center. The family provided some of the following information. Ruth was born on March 22, 1923, to Johannah Louise Rothlisberger and Henry Glanzer of Peach Grove ..

  • JOANN JOHANNES

    JoAnn Johannes, 83, of Hanover, passed away on Wednesday at Bryan Memorial Hospital-East, in Lincoln, Neb. JoAnn was born Jan. 19, 1931, at New Town, Mo. to Clarence A. and Dorothy D. (Harper) Swearingen.  Survivors include her son Donald C. Johannes and ..

  • ANTHONY FOSTER

    Anthony “Tony” Foster, 70, of Topeka formerly of Belleville, died on Dec. 29, 2013. He was a retired business professor at Cloud County Community College, Junction City campus. Survivors include daughters, Tonya Foster-Bell and Tara Foster Gee (Steve); son Charles Foster; 10 grandchildren; special ..

  • THOMAS SHERRY

    Thomas Michael Sherry, 58, of Scottsbluff, Neb., died Dec. 18, 2013. The family provided some of the following information. He was born Dec. 12, 1955 in Burlingame to Helen Louise (Carlat) and Tom W. Sherry. He lived in Manhattan for many years, graduating from Manhattan ..

  • RUTH ANNA GLANZER SCHRUM

    Ruth Anna Glanzer Schrum, 90, of Manhattan, died Sunday surrounded by family at Overland Park Regional Medical Center. The family provided some of the following information. Ruth was born on March 22, 1923, to Johannah Louise Rothlisberger and Henry Glanzer of Peach Grove ..

  • LINDA COLLEEN SMITH

    Linda Colleen Smith , 70, of Salina, died Tuesday. The family provided some of the following information. She worked in the office of Atmosphere Odor Kontrol alongside her husband for 35 years. She was preceded in death by her parents, Hean W. and ..

  • IRIS BUELL

    Iris Delight “Idee” McLeod Buell, 87, died Sunday at Dillon Living Center. The family provided some of the following information. She was born May 21, 1926, to William Maxwell and Gertrude Sarah Symmonds McLeod in Manhattan.  She graduated from Manhattan High and ..

  • WARD L. SIMS

    Dr. Ward L. Sims, 95, died Saturday at Thorne Care Center. The family provided some of the following information. He was born July 7, 1918, in Stafford, to Ward P. and Leon C. (Anderson) Sims. He graduated from Minneola High School, South Western ..

  • TONY ‘TC’ COLTHARP

    Tony “TC” Coltharp, 60, of Manhattan, died Sunday at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. He was born on July 20, 1953, in Clay Center. He was the son of George and Pauline (Siebold) ..

  • CAROLINE BARBARA HOUGLAND

    Caroline Barbara Hougland, 76, a former resident of Riley, died Saturday at the Leonardville Nursing Home in Leonardville. The family provided some of the following information. She was born Aug. 23, 1937, in Herington. She was the daughter of John and Caroline (Koelzer) ..

  • RUTH ANNA GLANZER SCHRUM

    Ruth Anna Glanzer Schrum, 90, of Manhattan, died Sunday surrounded by her family at Overland Park Regional Medical Center. Funeral Service information and a complete obituary will be released later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home...

  • EARL RYDER, JR.

    Earl Ryder, Jr., 79, of Paxico, died at his home on Saturday. The family provided some of the following information. He was born March 12, 1934 in Taunton, Mass. He was the son of Earl A. Ryder, and Evelyn Hattie Coe Ryder. Following ..

  • BARBARA ANN WYANT

    Barbara Ann Wyant, 65, of Riley, died Saturday at the Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. She was born on Nov. 24, 1948, at Corpus Christi, Texas. She was the daughter of Raleigh Edward and ..

  • CAROLINE BARBARA HOUGHLAND

    Caroline Barbara Hougland, 76, a former resident of Riley, died Saturday, at the Leonardville Nursing Home in Leonardville. Arrangements are pending with the Anderes-Pfeifley Funeral Home in Riley...

  • ANTHONY D. COLTHARP

    Anthony D. “TC” Coltharp, 60, of Manhattan, died Sunday at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. He was born on July 20, 1953 in Clay Center and was the son of George and Pauline (Siebold) Coltharp. Complete service times and obituary information ..

  • MERLYN RIDDER

    Merlyn John Ridder, 89, of rural Westmoreland, died Saturday at his home near Flush. The family provided some of the following information. He was born March 3, 1924, in Topeka. He was the son of August and Mary Straub Ridder. He attended grade ..

  • PATRICIA LARSEN

    Patricia Larsen, 85, died Friday at Golden Living Nursing Center of Spring Hill, under the care of AsceraCare Hospice. She was born April 20, 1928, in Paxico. She was daughter of O.W. and Bertha Brock Schwalm. Pat worked as a bank teller ..

  • THOMAS ‘TOM’ ELLIS

    Thomas “Tom” Ellis, 56, died on Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014, in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. He was born on Oct. 24, 1957, in Onaga, the son of John and Mary G. (Silvis) Ellis. Tom was the owner of Ellis Construction ..

  • CAROL VAN PELT

    Carol Van Pelt, 69, of Fairland, Okla., died Jan. 17, 2014, at the Integris Hospital in Grove, Okla. She was born April 22, 1944. Complete obituary and service information will be announced later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Ave., Manhattan, KS 66502...


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