Thursday, 18 July 2019
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
 
MSC News National Headlines U.S Health Tech Talk World Business Sports Top Headlines
2017 Jackson Co crash claims 4th victim
05/10/2019

Lee Ukele/photo credit: Popkess Mortuary

(KNZA)--A November 2017 Jackson County head-on crash has claimed a fourth victim.

60-year-old Lee Ukele, of Sabetha, died Wednesday at the University of Kansas Hospital in Kansas City, Kansas from injuries received in the wreck on U.S. Highway 75, north of Netawaka.

His wife, Carmen; daughter, Marlee; and brother, Stephen, were killed in the wreck.

The family was heading home after watching Carmen and Lee’s two sons, who were members of the Sabetha football team, capture the state 3A title.

49-year-old Maria Perez-Marquez, of Omaha, pleaded no contest last month to amended charges in connection with the fatal crash and is to be sentenced in June.

The service for Lee Ukele will be Wednesday morning at 10:00 at the NorthRidge Church in Sabetha.  Visitation will be Tuesday evening from 6 to 8 at the Church.

The Popkess Mortuary, in Sabetha, is handling the arrangements.

 

© Many Signals Communications
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.



MOST VIEWED STORIES
Sabetha man killed in Thursday wreck
Domestic disturbance leads to injuries, arrest
Kelly father, son charged in domestic incident
One killed, 4 injured in 3-vehicle Jeff Co wreck
Two arrested in Sabetha vehicle burglaries
Hiawatha man charged in Sabetha burglaries
Two state pursuit ends with driver ramming police
DHS takes custody of Brown Co suspect
Two injured in Saturday Jefferson Co wreck
Five injured in Marshall Co wreck
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
Atchison prepares to publish budget
Three injured in Otoe County wreck
USD 115 Board ratifies agreement with teachers
Seized horses put up for adoption
Atchison Elks donate to law enforcement
Kansas Soybean Commission Schedules Aug. 26 Meeting
Day 13, Kansas Wheat Harvest Report
County approves purchase of new pickup
Senator Slama to seek election to SE Nebraska Legislative seat
Term sheet, site map released for wind farm
Click Here For All Stories

©2019 MSC News
Hiawatha, Ks 66434
EEO Public Report
KNZA - KLZA - KMZA - KTNC - KAIR
Powered by Radio Media Group
108.162.241.112