Announcements

Rose Mary Murphy

Becker-Dyer-Stanton

Atchison, KS

Rose Mary Murphy, 91, of Atchison, KS passed away Wednesday, July 2, 2014 at Atchison Hospital, Atchison, KS.   Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 AM Monday, July 7, 2014 at St. Benedict’s Church with Abbott Barnabus Senecal, OSB as Celebrant.  Burial will follow at Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Atchison, KS.  Family will receive f


Dorena May Bacon

Mercer Funeral Home in Holton

Holton , KS

Dorena May Bacon, 75, of Holton, KS formerly of Redlands, CA, passed away July 3, 2014 at Stormont Vail Hospital. She was born November 15, 1938 in Ft. Wayne, IN the daughter of Glenn Dore and Evelyn (Session) Seip. More...

Steven Fink

Chapel Oaks Funeral Home in Holton

Mayetta , KS

Steven J. Fink, 49, of Mayetta, died Thursday, July 3, 2014 at the Manor Care Nursing Home in Topeka. He was bo


Georgena " GeGe" Kleppe

Chapel Oaks Funeral Home in Hiawatha

Hiawatha , KS

Georgena Dennise “GeGe” Kleppe, 60, of Hiawatha, died unexpectedly early Friday morning, July 4, 2014, at her home. GeGe was born at Waltham, Mass., August 7, 1953, the eldest of two children born to Dean and Frances “Fran” Shockley Bailey and had lived in Hiawatha most of her life.  In 1958, the family moved from the Leavenwo


Arthur (Bud) Whitaker

Hall Funeral Chapel of Auburn

Auburn, NE

 Arthur (Bud) Whitaker, age 77, of Auburn, NE passed away Friday, July 4, 2014 at Bryan LGH West in Lincoln, NE. A memorial service for Bud Whitaker will be held Saturday, July 12, at 11:00 a.m. at the Hall Funeral Chapel in Auburn burial will follow at the Sheridan Cemetery.


Richard Parks Featherston

Mercer Funeral Home in Holton

Whiting , KS

Richard Parks Featherston, 73, of Whiting, Kansas passed away Thursday, July 3, 2014 in Sabetha.

Richard was born January 21, 1941 in Ottawa, Kansas the son of William Harold and Bonita “Bonnie” Parks Featherston. He graduated from Lyndon High School in 1959 and attended Kansas State University for 2 years and was an avid K-State fan.<


Clyde Robert Strine

Becker-Dyer-Stanton

Effingham, KS

Clyde Robert Strine, 67 of Effingham, KS passed away Tuesday, July 01, 2014 at his home surrounded by his family.   Memorial service will be 10:30 AM Saturday, July 5, 2014 at Becker-Dyer-Stanton Funeral Home, Atchison, KS with Pastor Mark Twombly, Pastor Don Payne as officiates.  Burial will follow in Monrovia Cemetery, Monrovia, KS.&nbs


Carl " Woody" Robbins

Mercer Funeral Home in Holton

Soldier, KS

Carl F. “Woody” Robbins, 74, of Soldier, KS passed away July 2, 2014 at his home. He was born June 9, 1940 in Holton, KS the son of Carl A. and Gladys L. (Graves) Robbins. Woody graduated from Havensville High School in 1958. He was a farmer and stockman. He had also worked for Jeffrey Energy Center as a welder and was an auto-mechanic. Woody


Raymond " Fred" Schober Jr.

Davidson Funeral Home in Topeka

Topeka , KS

Raymond“Fred” Schober Jr., age 62, of Topeka passed away Monday, June 30, 2014 at his home surrounded by his loving family. Fred was born Dec


Barbara Kay LaMastus

Mercer Funeral Home in Holton

Denison, KS

 Barbara Kay LaMastus, 72, of Denison, KS passed away June 30, 2014 at Deseret Nursing and Rehab in Onaga, KS. She was born November 26, 1941 in St. Louis, MO the daughter of Lester Edward and Lucille (Poole) Fox.

Barbara had lived in the Denison community since 1993 and previously lived in Culver, KS. She was a homemaker. She also worked for


Patricia L. Aspinwall

Becker-Dyer-Stanton

Winchester, KS

Patricia L. Aspinwall, 79, Winchester, KS, passed away Monday, June 30, 2014 at St. Francis Hospital in Topeka, KS.  

Graveside Funeral Services will be 10:30 AM, Wednesday, July 2, 2014 at the Nortonville Cemetery with Rev. Bob Carter, officiating.  Family will receive friends from 7:00 to 8:30 pm, Tuesday, at the O’Trimble Funera


Doris Sowders

Kevin Brennan Family Funeral Home in Topeka

a Horton native , KS


Danny Haverkamp

Penwell-Gabel Parker-Price Chapel in Topeka

Silver Lake , KS

Danny Haverkamp, 63, Silver Lake, died peacefully Saturday, June 28, 2014, at his home surrounded by his family. He was diagnosed with Chronic Myeloid Leukemia in 2012.

He was born at home February 1, 1951, at Goff, the son of Cletus Frederick and Ann Paula (Lierz) Haverkamp.

He graduated from Centralia High School. Danny worked at


Marjorie Roush

Penwell-Gabel Southwest Chapel in Topeka

Topeka , KS

Marjorie A. Roush, 83, of Topeka, died on Tuesday, June 24, 2014.

Marjorie was born on November 8, 1930 to Charles and Roxie (Lawrence) Allen in Salem, NE. She was raised in Salem, NE and Morrill, KS and attended Lone Star Country School of Nebraska. She graduated in 1948 from Morrill High School. Marjorie was married to Vernon C. Roush on Septemb


Betty Louise Alley

Mercer Funeral Home, Holton

Holton, KS

 

Betty “Louise” Alley, 84, of Holton, KS passed away June 28, 2014 at Holton Community Hospital. She was born July 4, 1929 in Los Angeles, CA the daughter of Lawrence G. and Thelma M. (Mead) Hoyt. When Louise was 6 years old, her mother passed away; she was raised by her step-mother, Pauline (W


Ruth Marie Greene

Dishon-Maple-Chaney Mortuary in Horton

Horton, KS

Ruthie Marie Greene, 62, of Horton, Kansas, passed away on Thursday, June 26, 2014 at the Stormont Vail Hospital in Topeka, Kansas. She was born on July 17, 1951 in Forrester, Arkansas the daughter of Roy and Eunice Chambers Carter. Ruthie worked as a LPN Nurse in several nursing homes for years. She then became a waitress and cook at various restaurants, mostly recently at the Golden Eagl


Margaret Ann Rathert

Becker-Dyer-Stanton

Nortonville, KS

Margaret Ann Rathert, 85, of Nortonville, KS, passed away Friday, June 27, 2014, at the Village Villa Nursing Home in Nortonville.

Funeral Services will be 11:00 AM, Tuesday, July 1, 2014 at the Nortonville Christian Church.  Burial will follow in the Nortonville Cemetery.  Family will receive fri


Forrest “Jack” Feek

Dorr and Clark Funeral Home, Falls City

Verdon, NE

 NAME:  Forrest “Jack” Feek                          AGE:  82            ADDRESS:  Verdon, NE 

Stanley E. Wohlgemuth

Becker-Dyer-Stanton

Atchison, KS

Stanley E. Wohlgemuth,   of Atchison, KS passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday June 25, 2014 at St. Luke’s Hospital, Kansas City, MO.

Funeral service will be 11:00 AM Saturday June 28, 2014 at Becker-Dyer-Stanton Funeral Home, with Rev. Lee Hendon officiating.  Burial will follo


Donald Gene " DG" Hoffman II

Mercer Funeral Home in Valley Falls

Effingham , KS

Donald Gene “DG” Hoffman, II, 57, Effingham, died Monday, June 23, 2014, at his home.  He was born June 1, 1957, at Winchester, the son of Donald G. and Margaret Ann Weeks Hoffman.  DG had worked at Skinners Nursery, Topeka, W.D. Pickers Antique Mall, Platte City, MO, and Blish-Mize Co., Atchison. He enjoyed woodworking, re