LEONARDVILLE, Kan.-- Margery Jean Burgman, 94 of Leonardville, passed away Friday, Sept. 13, 2019 at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan.

CONCORDIA, Kan.-- Donna Dee Inskeep, 79, passed away Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019 at the Mount Joseph Senior Village in Concordia.

GREEN, Kan.-- Scott Kimbrough, 62, died Friday, Sept. 6, 2019 at Green, Kan.

Leo H. Converse, 77, of rural Olsburg, Kan., died Thursday Sept. 5, 2019.

MILTONVALE, Kan.-- Linda Eaton 68, died Thursday, Sept. 12, 2019. Services will be announced later by Phelps Funeral Home.

CLAY CENTER, Kan.-- Jill Newmeyer, 58, died Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019 at Clay Center.

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Helen Holston, 93, died peacefully on Sept. 15, 2019 in Clay Center, Kan.

OLATHE, Kan.-- Donald Eugene Thompson, 64, left this Earth on Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019 in Olathe, Kan. Donald was affectionately known by family and friends as Don or Shorty. Don was cremated. A Celebration of Life will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019 at Bruce Funeral Home, 712 S. Webs…

CLAY CENTER, Kan.-- Osborne Benjamin “Ben” Berroth, 36, formerly of Alma, Kan., died Monday, Sept. 9, 2019, at the Clay County Medical Center.

CLAY CENTER, Kan.-- Darlene Marie Shadle, 83, died Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019. She was born July 29, 1936 in Clay Center, the daughter of Charles F. and Laura (Crawford) Kellogg.

WICHITA, Kan.-- Laura Ruth Macy Cline, was born Nov. 17, 1948, in Clay Center, Kan., and died on Sept. 5, 2019 at Lake Point of Wichita, Kan. at the age of 70 years. Laura was preceded in death by her parents and her younger brother Wesley Macy. She is survived by her husband, David, of Wich…

Jean Katherine Oberhelman, 94, passed away peacefully Sept. 8, 2019 at The Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan, Kan.

CLAY CENTER, Kan.-- Charles (Red) Edward Bentley, 89, passed away Monday Aug. 26, 2019, at the Pittsburg Care and Rehabilitation Center in Pittsburg, Kan. following a protracted battle with Alzheimers.

CLIFTON, Kan.-- Margy Ann Buttman-Taylor, 64, died Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2019 at Linn, Kan.

OAK HILL, Kan.-- Rex C. Stout, 88, died Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2019 at Manhattan, Kan.

GARDNER, Kan.-- Colton Bryce Jensen, 30, formerly of Manhattan, Kan. and Ocean View, Del., passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2019, at Atlantic General Hospital in Berlin, Md.

ABILENE, Kan.-- 94, passed away Monday, Sept. 2, in Abilene. He was born Aug. 23, 1925 in Enterprise, the son of Orton W. and Mary B. (Dillon) Shrader. Growing up in Enterprise, he attended local schools and graduated from Enterprise High School. He was a WW II Army Air Corps veteran. In 194…

MANHATTAN, Kan.-- Ethel Hope McGinty, 86, of Manhattan, passed away from lymphoma on Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019 at the Good Shepherd Hospice House.

MANHATTAN, Kan.-- Hugh Franklin Emrich, 79, formerly of Leonardville, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019 at Stormont-Vail Hospital in Topeka.

WASHINGTON, Kan.-- Ralph Dale Wells, 101, died Friday, Aug. 30, 2019 at the Washington County Hospital.

CLAY CENTER, Kan.-- David Eugene Chapman, 56, died Sunday, Sept. 6, 2019 at St. Luke’s Hospital, Kansas, City, Mo.

LINCOLN, Kan.-- Roger Timothy Hayworth, 51, passed away Friday, Aug. 30, 2019, in Lincoln. He was born Jan. 8, 1968, in Clay Center, to Gerald (Jerry) Merle and Donna Jean (Lee) Hayworth.

CLAY CENTER, Kan.-- Don Reinsch, 78, longtime resident of Salina, passed away Friday, Aug. 23, 2019.

Funeral Services for Ruth E. Potter will be held on Friday, Aug. 30 at 10:00 a.m. at the Wesleyan Church in Naponee, Neb. with Pastors Rob Stewart and Scott Randall officiating. Interment will follow at the Alma Cemetery, at Alma, Neb.

SALINA, Kan.-- Helen E. Lund, 89, passed away Saturday, Aug. 24, 2019. She was born Oct. 13, 1929 to Fred and Ruth (Naureth) Trumpp. She grew up east of Clay Center, Kan., attending the Ebenezer Methodist Church and graduating from Clay Center High School. Her large, loving family included f…

LEONARDVILLE, Kan.-- Wilbur Lawrence Dugan, 91, passed away Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019 at Stormont-Vail Hospital in Topeka.

CLAY CENTER, Kan.-- Jo Ann Brown, 88, died

WICHITA, Kan.-- Harold Wayne Anderson, 75, passed away Saturday, Aug. 10, 2019 at Select Specialty Hospital in Kansas City, Kan.

LEONARDVILLE, Kan.-- Jean Elaine (Kunze) Peterson, 58, passed away Thursday, Aug. 8, 2019 at the Good Shepherd Hospice House.

GREEN, Kan.-- Kurtis Dean Anderson, 20, died Thursday, Aug. 8, 2019 as the result of an automobile accident, west of Riley.

RANDOLPH, Kan.-- Donald Richard Olsen, 74, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2019 at his residence.

Arlene Louise (Berry) Wood passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 6t, 2019, at the Geary Community Hospital, Kansas, at the age of 79. She was born on the family farm at Madison Creek near Milford, Kan., on Oct. 19, 1939, the oldest daughter of Robert and Ruby (Koerner) Berry. She graduated from Wakef…

CELINA, Texas-- Dr. Oscar Edgar Beck, 84 passed away Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2019 at Settler’s Ridge Nursing Home.

LEONARDVILLE, Kan.-- Doris Clark, 86, died Friday, July 12, 2019 in Leonardville, Kan.

OZAWKIE, Kan.-- Michael Todd Wright, 51, passed away Sunday, Aug. 4, 2019.

CLAY CENTER, Kan.-- Lorenze Karmann passed away at the age of 80 on Monday, July 29, 2019.

CLAY CENTER, Kan.-- Elaine Marie Claeys, 74, died Thursday, July 25, 2019 at Leonardville Nursing Home, Leonardville, Kan.

CONCORDIA, Kan.-- Robert “Bob” M. Condray, 90, entered into rest on Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at Marquis Place Assisted Living, Concordia, Kan. He was born on July 3, 1929 on a farm in rural Morganville, Kan. to Myron and Meda (Hahn) Condray.

GRAND ISLAND, Neb.-- Larry L. Chitty, 60, died Friday, July 19, 2019.

CLAY CENTER, Kan.-- Russell L. Alexander, 94, died Sunday, July 21, 2019 at Clay County Medical Center, Clay Center, Kan.

Phyllis May Trautwein passed away on July 20, 2019. She was born to Ada and Albert Berlin on July 20, 1930 in Wakefield, Kan. and married Joe Trautwein on May 6, 1949 in the Berlin home. The couple had three children: Susan Meier, who is married to Mark Meier of Clay Center, Scott Trautwein …

CONCORDIA, Kan.-- Barbara A. Ryals, 84, died Friday, July 19, 2019 at Cloud County Health Center, Concordia, Kan.

TOPEKA, Kan.-- Nora Hartman Schmidt, formerly of Palmer, Kan., passed away on Friday, July 19, 2019. She was born Feb. 3, 1922 at Palmer, Kan. the daughter of William and Sophia Pruser Dageforde. She was raised at Palmer and attended Spring Creek School on the other side of her family’s gard…

CLAY CENTER, Kan.-- Larry Carlson, 82, died Wednesday, July 17, 2019 at Clay Center, Kan.

OLATHE, Kan.-- Karen Meyer, 66, (formerly of Salina, Kan.) passed Tuesday, July 16, 2019.

OAK HILL, Kan.-- Myrle Alderson, 96, died Thursday, July 11, 2019 at Clay Center, Kan.

CLAY CENTER, Kan.-- Warren Irvin Charpie, 98, died Tuesday, July 9, 2019 at Clay Center, Kan.

OAK HILL, Kan.-- Daniel Len McIntosh, 63, died Saturday, July 6, 2019 at Oak Hill, Kan.

MILTONVALE, Kan.-- Portia L. (Blake) Myer, 79, passed away Wednesday, July 3, 2019 in her home with her daughter by her side. She was born March 12, 1940 in Oak Hill the daughter of Aaron Clair and Eva (Gray) Blake. Portia attended Union Township School and was a graduate of Miltonvale High …

WICHITA, Kan.-- Phillip Beals, 85, passed away July 4, 2019. Memorial services will be 10:30 a.m., Old Mission Mortuary, 21st and Hillside, Wichita, Kan. Mr. Beals was preceded in death by his parents Phillip and Elsie Beals; his wife Judy Ward; sisters Elanora Faith, Ava Root, Eva Hurt, and…

HILLSBORO, Kan.-- Catherine Jones, 76 of passed away Tuesday, July 2, 2019 at the Hillsboro Community Hospital.

CLAY CENTER, Kan.-- Harold (Bud) Leroy May, 92, died Thursday, May 16,2019 at Clay County Medical Center. He was born Dec. 8, 1926 to Orville and Marie (Benjamin) May, joining older sister Hattie Luella (“Babe”), followed by younger sister, Betty. At age 18, Bud signed up to serve in the Nav…