Audrey E. Steenbock was born August 30, 1941 in Abilene, the daughter of Elmer and Ethel (Allen) Wingard.  

Clay Center, Kan. -- Jeanette Brake, 65, passed away January 15, 2022 in Clay Center.  She was born January 10, 1957 to Charles and Mary June (Lindt) Brake.  

Ricky E. Hahn of Wakefield, Kan., passed away January 5, 2022, at Northeastern Health System in Tahlequah, Okla. 

Clay Center, Kan. -- Ray Basart, 62, passed away January 12, 2022.

Salina, Kan. -- Lulu Lee Brooks passed away peacefully Monday, January 10, 2022, at Holiday Resort Health and Rehab in Salina, Kansas. She was 94 years old.

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Dr. M. Rex Fuller went home to Heaven in the early morning hours of Sunday, Jan 9, 2022.

James Curtis (Jim) Osbourn passed away November 29, 2021, surrounded by his family.

Barbara Rollman, age 80, of Clay Center, KS went to be with the Lord on Monday, December 20th, 2021 following a long battle with cancer.

James (Jim) Edgar Beck, 71, passed away January 4, 2022 in Founders Crest care center in Wichita, Kansas. 

William Howard Dudley, of Horse Shoe, North Carolina,  passed away January 2, 2022. He was born June 20, 1931.

Daniel Joseph Dreher, 59, of Clay Center, died December 30th 2021. 

David Lee Burgman, age 55 of Leonardville, passed away Sunday, January 2, 2022 at the Clay County Medical Center.

TULSA, Okla. -- Marietta Esther Smith, 72, of Tulsa, Oklahoma, passed away December 25, 2021.

Clay Center, Kan. -- Billie Swenson, 96, passed away January 2, 2022 at Presbyterian Manor in Clay Center, Kan.

Joe Neal Cheesman, Sr., 86, of Lebanon, Kan., passed away December 13, 2021.

Manhattan, Kan. -- Charlotte Arlene Vasseur, 83, passed away December 27, 2021, in Manhattan, Kan.  

Clay Center, Kan. -- Pauline Cravens, 88, passed away  December 25, 2021

Mary Alice Siebold McDonald Fowler, 91 of Leonardville, passed away December 26, 2021.

Margaret Joan Friederich, age 89, of Manhattan, Kan. died Wednesday, December 22, 2021 at her Meadowlark Hills residence.

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Clay Center, Kan. -- Donald G. Hitsman, 71, passed away December 22, 2021. 

Corwyn Lowell Werner was born in Clay Center, Kan. March 2, 1951 to Lowell and Dolores Slingsby Werner. 

Douglas Jay Easterberg, Dade City, Flo. and former resident of Clay Center and Goodland, Kan. died December 17, 2021 at St Joseph Hospital in Tampa, Flo. from cancer at the age of 68 after a four year battle.

Wesley Dean Woellhof, age 64, a resident of Ft. Scott, Kansas, passed away Thursday, December 16, 2021, at his home following a battle with cancer. 

Clay Center, Kan. -- Shirley Marie Scripter, 84, passed away December 18, 2021 in Clay Center, Kan.

Clay Center, Kansas -- Wayne John Young passed away peacefully on December 14, 2021 from complications due to dementia.

Sondra Marlene Rookstool, 84, passed away December 14, 2021, in Clay Center, Kansas. 

Elizabeth (Liz) Knitter, 96, passed away peacefully on December 1, 2021, in Salina, Kan. 

Clay Center, Kan. --  Orin J. Ballard, 92, passed away December 10, 2021.

Charles (Chuck) Richard Bauer, Charlie Brown to friends, 75 passed away December 11, 2021, in Edinburg, Texas.

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James C. Osbourn, 81 of Maple Valley, WA. passed away November 29, 2021. 

Lynn Ellis, 69 of Riley, passed away November 25, 2021 in Manhattan.

Fern William Turner passed away peacefully on November 24th, 2021, surrounded by family members at the age of 96, at the Clay County Medical Center.

Miltonvale, Kan. -- Anne M. Girard, 100, of Miltonvale, passed away November 21, 2021 in Concordia, Kan.  

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Clay Center, Kansas -- Helen Irene Urban, age 89, died November 16, 2021 in Clay Center, Kansas. She was born in Clay County, KS to Harry and Ruth (Boughton) Craig on May 4, 1932. Helen was raised in Clay Center and was a graduate of Clay Center High School in 1951. She married Darrell Urban…

Richard (Jack) Dee Stroade passed away peacefully on November 21, 2021 in his home in Manhattan, Kansas. 

Dale Douglas Fasse, 56 of Riley, passed away November 10, 2021.

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Donna Ruth (Sullivan) Muir, 64, of Clay Center, KS passed away at St. Francis in Topeka, Kansas November 6, 2021, due to complications of Covid-19 pneumonia.

Marsha Elizabeth (Johansen) Sidney, a resident of Stoneybrook Health & Rehab in Manhattan, passed away on Thursday, November 11, 2021 at the age of 73.

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Reva Jane (Thurlow) Hoffman, 96, of Chapman, Kansas, passed away Nov. 10, 2021, with family by her side.

Ralph C. Lang, 87, died November 12, 2021 in Wichita, Kan. 

Edward Lee Woodyard, 82 of Manhattan, passed away November 10, 2021.  

Adair Aleen (Haden) Martinez, 77, of Salina, Kan., died November 10, 2021, at Smoky Hill Rehabilitation Center. 

Elma Ann Pfaff, age 88 of Leonardville, passed away Monday, November 8, 2021 at Ascension Via Christi Hospital in Manhattan.

Rita Faye Henry, age 84 of Randolph, passed away Saturday, October 30, 2021 at her residence.