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  • ROGER B. CARLSON

    Roger B. Carlson, age 82, of Wichita died Sunday, Nov. 27, 2016, at Fountainview Nursing Home in Rose Hill surrounded by family. The family provided some of the following information. He was born on March 2, 1934, in Randolph, the son of Elwin and Frances (..

  • MARK L. SCOTT

    Mark L. Scott, age 54, of Manhattan died Nov. 28, 2016, at his residence. He was born on Aug. 26, 1962, in Burden and had been a longtime Manhattan resident. Additional obituary information and service times will be announced later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 ..

  • WILLIAM PETERSON

    William “Bill” Peterson, age 84, of Leonardville died Tuesday, November 29, 2016, at the Leonardville Nursing Home. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, December 2, 2016, at the Leonardville City Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 9:30 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. ..

  • LINDA G. HANNEBAUM

    Linda G. Hannebaum, age 72, of Manhattan died Monday November 28, 2016, at her home in Manhattan. She was born on August 24, 1944, in Wichita the daughter of Clifford and Florence (Aufdemberge) Taylor. Complete obituary information is pending and will be announced by the ..

  • RICHARD D. ROGERS

    Richard D. Rogers, 94, of Topeka and formerly of Wamego and Manhattan died F r i d a y, Nov. 25, 2016. The family provided some of the foll owing information: Richard was born Dec. 29, 1921, at Oberlin and moved with his family to ..

  • MARY GENE STROUP-DODSON

    Mary Gene Stroup-Dodson, 86, died Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2016, at the Stormont- Vail Hospital in Topeka. The family provided some of the following information: Mary was born on July 13, 1930, in Okarche, Oklahoma and adopted by Stephan Murray and Lula Pearl (Hutspeth) Huntley. She ..

  • MERRIL ‘BUD’ FRANK BESTWICK

    Merril “Bud” Frank Bestwick, 95, of Manhattan died F r i d a y, Nov. 25, 2016 at Colmery-O’Neil VA Medical Center in Topeka. The family provided some of the following information: Bud was born in Sabetha on May 24, 1921 to Richard Frank ..

  • RUTH LUCILLE KIETZMANN DILLINGHAM

    Ruth Lucille Kietzmann Dillingham, 98, of Wichita, formerly of Alma, died Satu r d a y , Nov. 26, 2016, in Wichita. She was born July 15, 1918. She was the youngest daughter of William Carl and Pauline Zeckser Kietzmann. The family provided some of the ..

  • THOMAS NICHOLAS HESSE

    Father Thomas Nicholas Hesse, 79, of Topeka, formerly of Flush and Wamego, died Satu r d a y , Nov. 26, 2016, in Topeka. He was ordained as a Priest of God for the Archdiocese of Kansas City, Kansas, on May 25, 1963. The family provided ..

  • ROGER B. CARLSON

    Roger B. Carlson, 82, of Wichita, died Sunday, Nov. 27, 2016, at the Fountainview Nursing Home in Rose Hill. He was born on March 2, 1934, in Randolph. He was the son of Elwin and Frances (Isaacson) Carlson. Funeral services are pending with the Anderes-Pfeifley ..

  • Federal judge, ex-mayor dies at 94

    Richard Rogers, a former mayor of Manhattan, a member of both chambers of the Kansas Legislature and a federal judge for 40 years, died Friday in Topeka at the age of 94. Private services in Wamego, where Rogers grew up, will take ..

  • JOE JUNIOR ESPINOSA II

    Joe Junior Espinosa II, 62, of Eureka, died on Thursday, Nov. 24, 2016, at his home in Eureka. The family provided some of the following information. Joe was born on April 22, 1954, in Great Bend. He was the son of Jose A. Jr. and ..

  • DANIEL J. BEIER

    Daniel Joseph (Dan) Beier, 53, of Manhattan died unexpectedly in his home, Nov. 21, 2016. He was born July 27, 1963, in Grand Island, Nebraska, to Weldon R. and Marie C. (Schlick) Beier. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, parents, his older brother ..

  • FORREST E. DAVIDSON

    Forrest Edward Davidson, ‘Mr. D’ or ‘Woody,’ age 88, of Topeka died Monday, Nov. 21, 2016, in his home after a three-year battle against lung cancer. Visitation with family and friends will be on F r i d a y, Dec. 2, 2016, from 6 to 8 ..

  • JAMES K. SMITH

    James ‘Jim’ Kenneth Smith, 83, died on Thursday Nov. 24, 2016, at Vintage Park in Wamego, Kansas. Jim was born on Nov. 19, 1933, in Goodland, Kansas. He was the third son of Harry S. and Veta (Clonch) Smith. The Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Ave., ..

  • KYLE C. PELTON

    Kyle Christian Pelton, age 24, of Wichita died in a car crash Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2016, in Finney County, Kansas. The family provided some of the foll owing information. He was born October 13, 1992 in Hays the son of Galen and Robin L. (Lodge) ..

  • ERICA NICOLE BROCKMAN-GARCIA

    Erica Nicole Brockman-Garcia, 22, of Manhattan, died Thursday, Nov. 17, 2016, after an illness. Visitation was Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2016, at Penwell-Gabel Funeral Home, 203 N. Washington St. in Junction City. Funeral services were Wednesday, Nov. 23, at St. Xavier’s Catholic Church, 218 N. Washington St. in ..

  • ERMA M. STURGEON-BARWICK

    Erma M. Sturgeon-Barwick, 98, of Pittsburg, died Sunday, Nov. 20, 2016, at Via Christi Hospital in Pittsburg. The family provided some of the following information: Erma was born March 18, 1918, at Arma, the daughter of John Batiste and Erma Desire (Heck) Citron. She attended ..

  • JAMES E. LAKE

    James E. “Pappy” Lake, 83, died Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016, in Abilene. He was born Aug. 11, 1933, in Manchester to Clifford and Beulah Lake. On Nov. 12, 1954, Jim married Vivian Stammeyer. He was preceded in death by his parents; grandson, Jeremy Lake; sister, Zana Anderson; ..

  • EDWARD KOPPENHEFFER

    Edward ‘Eddie’ Koppenheffer, 67, of Claycomo, Missouri, died Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2016, surrounded by his family at North Kansas City Hospital. He was born June 14, 1949. Eddie was a proud Vietnam veteran who served in the U.S. Navy. Eddie was a volunteer train ..


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