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  • JUSTIN G. FOUTS

    Justin G. Fouts, 86, of Westmoreland, died Monday, Nov. 16, 2015, at Wamego City Hospital. He was born July 22, 1929, in Bigelow, the son of Smith L. and Rebecca L. (Coffey) Fouts. On Oct. 4, 1958, he married Willa Geraldine Vance in Topeka. She survives of ..

  • LOIS FINK

    Lois Fink, 100, of Manhattan, died Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2015, at Homestead Care Home. Services are pending with Irvin-Parkview Funeral Home and Cremation...

  • ERMA VERHAGE

    Erma Verhage, 75, died Monday, Nov. 16, 2015, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan, after a brave fight with cancer. The family provided some of the following information. Erma was born Sept. 22, 1940, in Hays, the daughter of Fidelis A. and Celestina ..

  • ARLENE V. WILSON

    Arlene V. Wilson, 90, of St. George, died Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2015, at the Westy Community Care Center in Westmoreland. The family provided some of the following information. Arlene was born May 8, 1925, at the family home in Wabaunsee County, the daughter of Louis ..

  • PAUL B. FABRE

    Paul Brian “Buzzy” Fabre, 47, died Thursday, Nov. 12, 2015, after a prolonged illness. The family provided some of the following information. Buzzy was born Jan. 24, 1968, in Fort Hood, Texas, to Frances M. Myers and Paul Wallace Fabre. He attended Manhattan High School ..

  • JAMES F. KIENTZ

    James “Jim” Franklin Kientz, 73, of Wamego, died Thursday, Nov. 12, 2015, at the Midland Hospice House in Topeka. The family provided some of the following information. Jim was born on July 28, 1942, to Albert and Clara (King) Kientz in Manhattan. He graduated from ..

  • EVELYN M. HUGHES

    Evelyn M. Hughes, 91, of Addison, Illinois, died Sunday, Nov. 15, 2015, at Good Samaritan Hospital in Downers Grove, Illinois. The family provided some of the following information. Survivors include her son Roger Hughes (Clara); daughter-in-law, Debi Hughes; four grandchildren, James Hughes III, ..

  • WILLIAM H. (BILL) RICHARDS

    William Henry Richards, 90, formerly of Manhattan, died Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2015, in Laguna Woods, California. A Memorial Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 20, 2015, at the Seven Dolors Catholic Church in Manhattan.  Private inurnment will be held in the ..

  • ROGER W. HAROLD

    Roger Wayne “Butch” Harold, 70, died Sunday, Nov. 8, 2015, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan after battling cancer. The family provided some of the following information. Butch was born Aug. 7, 1945, in Manhattan. He attended schools in Junction City. Butch was ..

  • LARRY HENDERSHOT

    Larry Hendershot, 67, longtime Hereford, Texas, resident and former Hutchinson born resident, died Saturday, Nov. 14, 2015, after a courageous battle with cancer. The family provided some of the following information. Larry was born April 19, 1948, in Hutchinson to Bill and Winnie (Brock) Hendershot. ..

  • EMERY WILLE

    Emery Louis Wille, 90, of Manhattan, died Friday, Nov. 13, 2015, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. He was born May 8, 1925, in Paxico, the son of Louis Joseph and Sopheia (Breymeyer) Wille. Emery served in the United States Army with the 4..

  • JUNIOR L. BROWN

    Junior Lee Brown, 89, of Manhattan, died Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2015, at the Westy Care Home in Westmoreland. The family provided some of the following information. Junior was born Jan. 20, 1926, in Mount Moriah, Missouri, to Herschel and Maria Brown. When he was 12 years ..

  • DARREL M. HILLS

    The location of the funeral services for Darrel M. Hills has changed. Funeral services will now be at 2 p.m. Friday at the First United Methodist Church, Salina...

  • JUNIOR LEE BROWN

    Junior Lee Brown, 89, Manhattan, died Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2015, at the Westy Care Home in Westmoreland. Services are pending and Stewart Funeral Home of Wamego is in charge...

  • STANLEY P. SCHMIDT

    Stanley Patrick Schmidt, 58, of Wamego, died unexpectedly Saturday, Nov. 7, 2015, at his home. The family provided some of the following information. Stan was born July 8, 1957, to Sylvester A. and Evelyn F. (Marquardt) Schmidt in Hays. His parents and siblings settled in ..

  • HAROLD A. BRAUN

    Harold Albert Braun, 82, of Clay Center, died Monday, Nov. 9, 2015, at his home. The family provided some of the following information. Harold was born Dec. 30, 1932, in Eustis, Nebraska, the son of Albert Fred and Martha Christina (Rieker) Braun. On April 27, 1958, he ..

  • DALE E. WEISNER

    Dale Eugene Weisner, 75, of Riley, died Monday, Nov. 9, 2015, at Via Christi Hospital. The family provided some of the following information. Dale was born Feb. 19, 1940, in Junction City, the son of Francis and Frances (Lynn) Weisner. He attended school in Wakefield ..

  • ROY H. BLAKE

    Roy Henry Blake, 63, died Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2015. The family provided some of the following information. Roy was born March 18, 1952, in Bedford, Virginia, to Roy Henry Blake, Sr. and Lillie Mae (Calloway) Blake. He was educated in the Bedford, Virginia, and Philadelphia, ..

  • DARREL M. HILLS

    Darrell Marvin Hills, 82, of Salina, died Saturday, Nov. 7, 2015, following a second stroke from which he was unable to recover. The family provided some of the following information. Darrell was born March 29, 1933, in Chase, to Marvin and Grace (Cramton) Hills.  ..

  • HAROLD BRAUN

    Harold Braun, 82, of Clay Center, died Monday, Nov. 9, 2015, at his home. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 12, 2015, at the Ebenezer United Methodist Church. Respect calls may be made anytime Wednesday at the Anderes-Pfeifley Funeral Home in ..


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