Leroy A. ‘Butch’ Dinges


Leroy A. “Butch” Dinges, 80, died Monday, June 22, 2015, at HaysMed. He was born September 7, 1934, in Hays to Nick L. and Julia (Smith) Dinges. He graduated from St. Joseph’s Military Academy in 1952. On June 6, 1953, he married Elizabeth “Betty” Schnatterly in Hays. He was a farmer & cattleman for 35 […]

Delmar Bunker

Funeral services for longtime Sherman County, Kansas, resident Delmar Bunker, 81 ,will be held Monday, June 29, 10:00 AM MT at Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Goodland, Kansas. Interment will be at Goodland Cemetery. Friends may share respects one hour prior to service at church. The family of Delmar Bunker will be hosting a Coffee and […]

Norma Yvonne Eichman

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Longtime Quinter resident Norma Yvonne Eichman passed away Tuesday, June 23, 2015 at Gove County Medical Center, Quinter. She was born August 22, 1931 on the family farm, south of Quinter, to Andrew and Mary (Anderson) Bird. Norma was 83 years of age. Norma was a 1949 graduate of Quinter High School. On June 19, […]

Leroy ‘Butch’ Dinges

Leroy “Butch” Dinges, age 80, of Hays, passed away Monday, June 22, 2015 at Hays Medical Center. Visitation Thursday July 2, 2015 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM Brock’s North Hill Chapel Hays, Kansas Visitation Friday July 3, 2015 9:30 AM to 11:00 AM Brock’s North Hill Chapel Hays, Kansas Celebration of Life Friday July 3, […]

Cecilia Basgall


Cecilia Basgall, age 86, of Hays passed away Sunday, June 21, 2015 at the Rush County Nursing Home in LaCrosse, Kansas. She was born May 22, 1929 in Catharine, Kansas to Alois and Dora (Meis) Walter. She graduated from Girls Catholic High in 1948. She married Gilbert “Doc” Basgall in November 1948. Cecilia was a […]

Helen Jean (Emig) Tellessen

Funeral services for lifelong Sherman County, Kansas, resident Helen Jean (Emig) Tellessen, 86, will be held Friday, June 26, 2:00 PM MT at Koons Chapel in Goodland. Interment will be at Goodland Cemetery. Friends may share respects one hour prior to the service at Koons Chapel. Memorials to Jean Tellessen Memorial may be left at […]

Jeffery V. Long

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Jeffery V. Long, age 37, passed away on Monday, June 22, 2015 in Garden City, Kansas. He was born on June 24, 1977 in Garden City, Kansas, the son of Richard Dean Long and Kathy Ann Foster. A resident of Garden City, Kansas since 2009 moving from Scott City, Kansas. Jeff was a truck driver […]

Ronald James Johnson


Ronald James Johnson, age 50, died Saturday, June 20, 2015 at the Ness County Hospital, Ness City. He was born on September 25, 1964 in McPherson, Kansas the son of J. Dean and Shirley (Peterson) Johnson. He was a heavy equipment operator for the Ness County Road and Bridge department. On December 5, 1994 he […]

Macinzie Jade Lehman

Macinzie Jade Lehman, age 21, passed away on Friday, June 19, 2015 at Sky Ridge Medical Center in Castle Rock, Colorado. Macinzie was born May 18, 1994 in Tribune, Kansas, the daughter of Dennis Dean & Malinda Pollart Lehman. She was a 2012 graduate of Greeley County High School in Tribune, Kansas where she lettered […]

Virginia Conkright

Virginia Conkright, age 89, passed away at Rhode Island Suites, Ransom, Kansas on Sunday, June 21, 2015. She was born on July 16, 1925 in Ransom, KS, the daughter of Adolph and Anna Roediger Schweitzer. Virginia graduated from Ransom High School in 1943 and married Orval Conkright on October 30, 1946. They lived in the […]

Sharon Fay Stahl

Sharon Fay Stahl passed away Saturday, June 20, 2015 at her home in Plainville, Kansas at the age of 65. She was born on November 30, 1949 to Sam and Stella (Snook) Casey in Lyons, Kansas. Sharon graduated from high school with the class of 1967. On September 20, 1967 she was united in marriage […]

Carl Jr. Klitzke

Carl Jr. Klitzke, age 88, died Thursday, June 18, 2015, at Grisell Memorial Hospital, Ransom, KS. He was born June 15, 1927 to Carl “Bud” and Reva (Holmes) Klitzke in Ness County Kansas. He attended Ransom High School and joined the Navy his senior year. He married Vivian Horschem on Nov. 20, 1947, in Ransom. […]

John L. Herl

Funeral services for longtime Wallace and Sherman County, Kansas, resident John L. Herl, 82, will be held Saturday, June 27, 10:00 AM MT at Herl Chevrolet, 2103 Enterprise Road, Goodland. Interment will be at Goodland Cemetery. Memorials to Shriners Hospitals for Children may be left at the service or mailed to Koons Funeral Home, 211 […]