Announcements

Delbert Ray Wofford

Mercer Funeral Home in Holton

Lindsborg and Topeka, KS

Delbert Ray Wofford, 78, of Lindsborg, formerly of Topeka passed away October 11, 2014 at Bethany Home. He was born July 7, 1936 in Valley Falls, the son of Lloyd and Freida Belle Fleming Wofford.Delbert graduated from Ozawkie High School in 1954. He had lived in the Topeka area for over twenty years and previou

Julia F. (Miller) Rogers

Mercer Funeral Home in Holton

Holton, KS

Julia F. Miller Rogers, 84, of Holton, Kansas, passed away Monday, October 13, 2014, at Aldersgate Village in Topeka, Kansas. She was born on February 14, 1930, in Marysville, Kansas, the daughter of William and Clementine Stoehr Miller. She graduated from Marysville High School in 1949.She was united in marri

Irma Maxine Koeneke

Wherry Mortuary of Pawnee City

Pawnee City , NE

Irma Maxine Koeneke, 86 of Pawnee City, Nebraska passed away on Monday, October 13, 2014 in Pawnee City, Nebraska. She was born on January 23, 1931 on a farm north of Humboldt to Frank and Bessie Brewer Kostecka.Graveside service 200 p.m., Wednesday, October 15,2014 at the Pawnee City Cemetery, Pawnee City, Neb

Bernice Rathman

Dorr & Clark Funeral Home of Falls City

Falls City , NE

Bernice Rathmann, 90, of Falls City, NE, passed away October 11, 2014 at Falls City. She was born May 17, 1924 at Nemaha, NE to the late Roy and Carrie Conover Clark.On March 8, 1944 she married Gene Hendrix at Hiawatha, KS. He passed away November 24, 1969. She then married Donald Rathmann on December 10, 1971

Karlene Deters

Piper Funeral Home in St. Marys

Havensville, KS

HavensvillemdashKarlene A. Deters, 61, passed away Saturday, October 11, 2014 at Stormont Vail Hospital in Topeka.She was born September 19, 1953 at Glenco, MN the daughter of Clarence and Delphine Dannecker Kargel. Karlene graduated from Chelsea High School, Chelsea MI. She attende

Lillian Flood

Dishon-Maple-Chaney Mortuary in Horton

Horton, KS

Celia Lillian May Masquat-Flood 95, of Horton, Kansas passed away on October 3, 2014 at the Tri-County Manor in Horton, Kansas. She was born on May 7, 1919 in Sioux City, Iowa the daughter of Thomas and Alvina Payer Masquat. Lillian Flood was a member of the Kickapoo Tribe of Kansas. Lillianrsquos life was full

Cheri Bletscher

Dorr & Clark Funeral Home of Falls City

Rulo , NE

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Virginia Meyer

Chapel Oaks Funeral Home in Hiawatha

rural Powhattan , KS

Virginia Margaret Meyer, 84, of rural Powhattan, died Thursday, October 9, 2014, at Maple Heights Nursing Home in Hiawatha where she resided a month.nbsp She previously had been a resident of Vintage Park Assisted Living Community in Hiawatha.Virginia was born the fourth of four children, April 4, 1930, to Grover and Virginia Ernst Smith, at Shawnee,

Robert “Bob” E. Honeyman

Lauer Funeral in Seneca

Seneca, KS

Robert ldquoBobrdquo E. Honeyman, Seneca, died on October 8, 2014 at the age of 87.Survivors are his wife of 65 years, Rosie Honeyman of Seneca seven children, Rick Linda Honeyman, Seneca, Gary Diann Honeyman, Laramie, WY, Janet Honeyman Roger Lawrence, Terry Jenny Honeyman, Topeka, Diane Lloyd Bran

Betty Makovicka

Hall Funeral Chapel, Auburn

Brock, NE

nbspBetty L. Makovicka, age 80, of Brock, NE passed away Wednesday, October 8, at the St. Elizabeth Regional Medical Center in Lincoln. A funeral service for Betty Makovicka will be held at 1130 a.m. Saturday, October 11, 2014 at the Hall Funeral Chapel in Auburn, NE. Burial will follow at the Lafayette Cemetery near Brock.span style"font-size mediu

Joan Loyd

Chapel Oaks Funeral Home in Hiawatha

formerly of Brown Co., KS

Joan M. Loyd of Quincy, ILLinois and formerly of Brown County passed away on October 6, 2014, at a healthcare facility in Quincy, Illinois at the age of 85. nbsp She was born August 26, 1929, in Horton, Kansas, to Gustav T. Larson and Bernice Larson.nbsp She had attended the University of Kansas.nbspJoan married Harold L. Loyd in 1949. They moved f

Elmer D. Holcomb

Harman-Rohde Funeral Home in Wathena

Troy, KS

Elmer D. Holcomb, 96, of Troy, Kansas passed away Tuesday, September 7, 2014 at the Heartland Regional Medical Center.Elmer was born on January 25, 1918 in Luray, Kansas to Leotus E. amp Bertha Mae Langley Holcomb.He served in the U.S. Army amp a member of the

Emma Newman

Mercer Funeral Home in Holton

formerly of Holton , KS

nbspEmma B. Newman, 94, of Topeka formerly of Holton passed awaynbspOctober 7, 2014nbspat Presbyterian Manor in Topeka. She was born March 14, 1920 in Savanna, IL the daughter of George and Phoebe Coates Thompso

Virginia Lee (Hochstetler) Knight

Penwell-Gabel Southeast Chapel in Topeka

Topeka, KS

Virginia Lee Hochstetler Knight, 74, of Topeka, passed away Monday, October 6, 2014.She was born March 8, 1940 in Horton, the daughter of Lloyd Arthur and Edna ldquoFlorencerdquo Sweezey Hochstetler.She was a graduate of Horton High School and worked for UDS

Anderson "Buster" Spencer

Arensberg-Pruett

Atchison, KS

Anderson Spencer, ldquoBusterrdquo 86, Atchison, Kansas died peacefully surrounded by his wife and daughter Saturday, October 4, 2014 at Heartland Regional Medical Center, St. Joseph, Missouri.Funeral services will be Saturday, October 11, 2014 at 1130 A.M. at Shiloh Baptist Church.nbsp Inte

Ruthanna A. Speer

Dishon-Maple-Chaney Mortuary in Horton

Atchison, KS

Ruthanna A. Speer, 86, of Atchison, Kansas, passed away on Saturday, October 4, 2014 at the Atchison Medical Lodge in Atchison, Kansas. She was born on July 19, 1928 in rural Muscotah, Kansas the daughter of Otho and Mary Sleepy Small. After graduating from A.C.C.H.S in Effingham Ruthanna taught school for a few years in several rural country schools. Ruthanna t

Doris Mae Gallagher

Axtell-Landreth Funeral Home in Axtell

Axtell, KS

Doris Mae Gallagher died October 4, 2014 after a courageous battle with cancer, having reached the age of 81 years, 4 months, and 16 days. She was born at home near Beattie, Kansas on May 18, 1933, the oldest child and only daughter of George and Elnora Genschoreck Rombeck.Visitation will be from 10 A.M. to 5 P.

Donald l. "Don" Moore

Arensberg-Pruett

Atchison, KS

Donald L. ldquoDonrdquo Moore, 78, Atchison, Kansas died Sunday October 5, 2014 at Living Community in St. Joseph, Missouri.Funeral services will be Thursday, October 9, 2014 at 1030 A.M. at Arensberg-Pruett Funeral Home with Jason Terpack, officiating.nbsp Interment will follow in Sunset Memory Gardens Cemetery.nbsp Visitation with the family w

Arlene West

Axtell-Landreth Funeral Home in Axtell

Axtell, KS

Arlene M. West, 62, of Axtell, KS, died Friday, October 3, 2014 at Bryan Medical Center in Lincoln, NE. Visitation will be Monday, October 6, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Axtell-Landreth Funeral Home in Axtell. A rosary service will be held at

Duwane Parkerson

Dishon-Maple-Chaney Mortuary in Horton

Grimes, IA

Duwane Charles Parkerson, 64, of Grimes, Iowa passed away Thursday, October 2, 2014 at Mercy Hospice in Johnston, IA. He was born on September 30, 1950 in Wamego, Kansas the son of Charles and Lola Parkerson. Duwane graduated from Horton High School in 1968 and later attended Clarks Business School. Duwane married