Announcements

Norma J. Melvin

Lauer Funeral Home in Seneca

Seneca, KS

Norma J. Melvin, 81, of Seneca, Kansas, died Thursday, March 6, 2014 at her home in Seneca. She was born March 17, 1932, at the Axtell Hospital, Axtell, Kansas, the daughter of Frank J. and Agnes M. Otting Enneking. The family lived on a farm north of Centralia, Kansas, where she started school. She also attended s


James P. "Philip" Edwards

Arensberg-Pruett

Atchison, KS

James P. “Phillip” Edwards, 64, Atchison, Kansas died unexpectedly Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at the Atchison Hospital.

Graveside services and burial will be Monday, March 10, 2014 at Oak Hill Cemetery. Visitation with the family will be Monday from 11:00 until 1:00 P.M. at Arensberg-Pruett Funeral Home.

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Barbara A. Nichols

Becker-Dyer-Stanton

Nortonville, KS

Barbara Ann Nichols, 76, Nortonville, KS, passed away Thursday, March 6, 2014 at Midland Hospice House, Topeka, KS. Funeral Services will be 10:30 AM, Tuesday, March 11, 2014 at the Union Church, 515 Seabury, Effingham, KS, with Rev. Jeff Cochran, officiating.  Burial will follow in the Nortonville Cemetery.  Family will receive friends from 6:0


Louise Silvy

Harmon-Rohde Funeral Home in Wathena

Wathena, KS

Louise (Staudinger) Silvy, 96, of Wathena, Kansas died Wednesday, March 5, 2014. Louise was born on October 24, 1917 in Richardton, North Dakota to John and Christine (Metz) Staudinger. She was a lifelong resident of Wathena and worked at Noma Lites, Whittaker Cable, the Egg Plant & Douglas


Jack Lee Artman

Becker-Dyer-Stanton

Atchison, KS

(KAIR)--Jack Lee Artman, 71, of Atchison, Kansas died Monday, March 3rd, 2014 at the Medicalodge of Atchison.

Funeral services will be at 10:00 am on Monday, March 10th, 2014 at the Becker-Dyer-Stanton Funeral Home with Rev. Ken Watkins officiating. Burial will follow in the Wild Horse Cemetery, McLouth, KS.  The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 pm on Sunday, Ma


Faye Kaul

Mercer Funeral Home in Holton

Garden Ridge, TX


Isabel Schmelzle

Lauer Funeral Home in Seneca

formerly of Seneca, KS

Isabel Mary Mohrman Schmelzle died March 4, 2014 at Liberty Hospital in Liberty, MO.

She was born November 20, 1922, on a farm Northwest of Seneca, KS, the daughter of Joseph and Rose Mary Rennenger Mohrman.  She attended #1 Cleveland District Country School for 4 years and graduated in 1941 from St. Mary’s School at St. Benedict, Kansa


Jessie Mae Montgomery

Mercer Funeral Home in Valley Falls

Valley Falls , KS

Jessie Mae Montgomery, 86, Valley Falls died Wednesday, March 5, 2014, at the Midland Care LinnWood Park care facility at Valley Falls. She was born on Dec. 9, 1927, south of Valley Falls, the daughter of Walter and Lillie Booth Koons. She graduated from Valley Falls High School. More...

Mary E. Chadwell

Chapel Oaks Funeral Home in Hiawatha

Powhattan, KS

Mary E. Chadwell, 96, of Powhattan, died Tuesday evening, March 4, 2014, at Maple Heights Nursing Home in Hiawatha.   <


Patsy Miller

Mercer Funeral Home in Holton

Holton, KS

 Patsy Ruth Miller, 88, of Holton, KS passed away February 26, 2014 at her home. She was born November 8, 1925 in Holton, the eldest daughter of Paul and Opal Leota (Bailey) Martin.

Patsy had lived in the Holton community until 1976 and had previously lived in Makakoff, TX from 1976 - 1989 and Wetmore from 1989 - 2004. She worked for United T


Daniel Kohake

Lauer Funeral Home in Seneca

Seneca, KS

Daniel Charles Kohake, 90, of Seneca, Kansas, passed away peacefully, to be with Our Lord on March 3, 2014, at Life Care Center in Seneca, surrounded by his family on Monday evening, praying at his bedside. Dan was born on the family farm located north of Centralia, Kansas April 23, 1923, to Joseph and Margaret Tri


Arlene J. Schmitz

Lauer Funeral Home in Seneca

Seneca, KS

Arlene J. Schmitz, 78, of Seneca, passed away Monday, March 3, 2014 at Nemaha Valley Community Hospital in Seneca.  She was born September 6, 1935, on a farm southeast of Kelly, the daughter of Henry and Josephine Sextro Boeckman. She graduated from St. Bede’s Grade School and was in the graduating Class


Daniel Weber

Harmon-Rohde Funeral Home in Wathena

Wathena, KS

Daniel J. Weber, 49, of Wathena, Kansas passed away Monday, March 3, 2014 at the Heartland Regional Medical Center in St. Joseph, Missouri. Danny was born on August 12, 1964 in St. Joseph, Missouri to Joseph & JoAnn (Whitten) Weber. He was


Irma L. Goodman,

Chapel Oaks Funeral Home in Holton

Wetmore, KS

Irma L. Goodman, 82, of Wetmore, died Monday, March 3, 2014 at her home in Wetmore. She was born September 10, 1931 at Rulo, Nebraska, the daughter of John and Beulah Zimmerman Bachman.  She graduated from Falls City High School in 1949. Irma was a farm wife and


Frankie Elizabeth McNett

Popkess Mortuary in Sabetha

Sabetha, KS

Frankie Elizabeth McNett, 74, of Sabetha died Saturday, March 1, 2014 at her home in Sabetha that she shared with her daughter, Ercilia McNett; she lost the battle with cancer. She was a strong woman and put up an amazing fight.  She passed in such a peaceful way surrounding by friends, family and prayer.  God knew it was at that perfect moment to take


Avis Beer

Popkess Mortuary in Sabetha

Sabetha , KS

Avis Arlene Beer was born on March 17, 1917 to George and Ona (Curran) Nohl in Nemaha County.  She graduated from Oneida High School in 1935 and lived in the Sabetha area her entire life.  She was united in marriage to J. Alvy Beer on June 8, 1938 at the home of her parents in Capioma, Kansas.  Avis taught school after her high school graduation a


Barbara Dyas

Wherry Mortuary, Humboldt

Humboldt, NE

Barbara Dyas, age 46, of Humboldt, passed away on Sunday, March 2, at the Colonial Acres Nursing Home in Humboldt. A funeral service will be held at 2:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 6, at the United Methodist Church in Table Rock


Wilber A. Koehler

Wherry Mortuary, Humboldt

Humboldt, NE

Wilber Koehler, age 92, of Humboldt, passed away on Friday, February 28, at the Colonial Acres Nursing Home in Humboldt. Funeral Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, March 6, 2014, at the St. James (Long Branch) L


Lillian L. McPherson

Hall Funeral Chapel of Auburn

Falls City (Formerly of Brownville), NE

  Lillian L. McPherson, age 84, of Falls City formerly of Brownville, NE, passed away Thursday, February 27, at the Nebraska Heart Hospital in Lincoln, NE. A funeral service for Lillian McPherson will be held Wednesday, March 5, at the Brownville Christian Church in Brownville, NE. burial will follow at the Walnut Grove Cemetery in Brownville, NE.

Visitation is sc


Marjorie Brinkmann

Hemmingsen Funeral Home of Auburn

Auburn , NE

 Marjorie Birkmann, age 90 of Auburn (formerly Talmage), passed away Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at Good Samaritan Society-Auburn. Survivors include second cousins Douglas and Karen Teten of Talmage; Greg and Carol Busacker of Missouri; other relatives and friends. More...