Merlyn D. “Bud” Moeckel, 82, Hays, died Thursday, July 21, 2016 at the Ellis Good Samaritan Society. He was born July 23, 1933 in Stafford, Kansas the son of Benjamin H. and Lenora Fern (Mays) Moeckel. He graduated from Sylvia High School in 1951. On August 24, 1952, he married Joy Shepherd in Sylvia, Kansas. […]
All suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. —————————————— Dillon Joseph Schmidt, 21, Gorham, was arrested at 1:25 a.m. July 16 in the 500 block of West Seventh on suspicion of disorderly conduct. Austin James Berry, 20, Hays, was arrested at 1:23 a.m. July 16 in the 500 block of […]
Nathan Thomas Sams, born at home on December 30th, 1984 was the 5th of Garry and Gail Sams’ children. He and his surviving three sisters were home schooled as his parents finished the house they were living in northwest of Idaho Springs, Colorado. By the time he was old enough to appreciate his unique situation, […]
Lifelong Quinter resident Nellie Mae (Jamison) Kepferle passed away Wednesday, July 20, 2016 at Gove County Long Term Care, Quinter, after a valiant fight with Parkinson’s Disease. She was born October 25, 1936, in Quinter, to John Ernest and Ruby Grace Lillian (Jarboe) Jamison. Nellie was a graduate of Quinter High School. On October 29, […]
Carolyn Linda Armbrister, age 68, of Ellis passed away Thursday, July 21, 2016 at Hays Medical Center. She was born August 28, 1947 in Hays, Kansas to Gerhard and Minnie Keller. She graduated from Palco High School in 1965. She married Harold A. Armbrister on February 1, 1969 in Ellis. He preceded her in death […]
Karen Sue (Keller) Krug, 74, of Russell, Kansas, passed away Wednesday, July 20, 2016 at the Willow House in Hays, Kansas with her family by her side. Karen was born March 24, 1942 in Waldo, Kansas, the daughter of Everett and Edith (Tabler) Keller. She grew up on the family farm near Waldo and graduated […]
Myrtle Belle (Drown) Briscoe, 92, of Russell, Kansas, passed away Monday, July 18, 2016 at Main Street Manor of Russell. Myrtle was born September 29, 1923 in Boston, Massachusetts, the daughter of George Lester and Margaret Belle (Ross) Drown. She grew up in Jamaica Plain and Weymouth, Massachusetts. She graduated from Weymouth High School in […]
Merlyn D. “Bud” Moeckel, 82, Hays, died Thursday, July 21, 2016 at the Ellis Good Samaritan Society. Funeral arrangements are pending and will be announced by Hays Memorial Chapel Funeral Home.
Nellie M. Kepferle, age 79, of Quinter, passed away Wednesday, July 20, 2016 at Gove County Medical Center, Long Term Care. Schmitt Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Victoria, Kansas-Emery J. Rome, age 93, died Wednesday, July 20, 2016, at Via Christi Village Care Center Hays, Kansas. He was born April 29, 1923, in Hays, Kansas to Peter J. and Sophie (Dreiling) Rome. He was Deputy Clerk and Ellis County Clerk for over 25 years. He retired in the early 1980s. He was […]
Sandra (Tucker) Tollefsen, age 65, passed away on Friday, July 15, 2016, in Las Vegas, Nevada. She was born on January 20, 1951 in Superior, Wisconsin. For the last 20 years, Sandi led a quiet simple life in the Las Vegas area with Dave Voiss. Her passions were gardening, traveling, friends and family. She liked […]
Vera Augustine, age 83, died Sunday, July 17, 2016, at her home in Hays, Kansas. She was born August 6, 1932, in Hays, Kansas to Peter P. and Anna C. (Herl) Wolf. She married Harold E. “Gus” Augustine on August 18, 1953, in Hays, Kansas. He died March 17, 2016. She was a school bus […]
Nathan Thomas Sams, born at home on December 30th, 1984 was the 5th of Garry and Gail Sams’ children. He passed away Tuesday, July 12, 2016 at the age of 31. He and his surviving three sisters were home schooled as his parents finished the house they were living in northwest of Idaho Springs, Colorado. […]