Barbara Ann (Mackey) Adams


Barbara Ann (Mackey) Adams, of Loogootee, Indiana, went home to her Lord and Savior on Saturday, July 18, 2015. She was born December 21, 1940, to Malcolm and Ellen (Jones) Mackey in Rensselaer, IN. She graduated from Fremont-Ross High School, Fremont, OH. She was a homemaker and artist who doted on her grandchildren. She is […]

M. Richard Grabbe


M. Richard Grabbe, age 78, of Hays, passed away Monday, July 20, 2015 at his home. He was born March 13, 1937 in Munjor, KS to John C. and Josephine (Quint) Grabbe. He graduated from St. Joseph Military Academy in 1955. He married Alta Roth November 17, 1956 in St. Joseph Catholic Church in Hays. […]

Larry A. Selenke

Larry A. Selenke, 65, of Oakley, died Sunday, July 19, 2015 at Comanche County Hospital, Coldwater, KS. He was born June 26, 1950 to Ambrose and Anna (Prewo) Selenke in Colby, KS. Larry served in the U.S. Army. He had previously worked at Great Plains Manufacturing in Abilene, KS and was a member of the […]

John J. Befort


John J. Befort, age 67, of Hays passed away Saturday, July 18, 2015. He was born June 21, 1948, in Hays, Kansas to Edmund and Albina (Pfeifer) Befort. He graduated from Hays High in 1966. John was a retired farmer and stockman. He was an avid animal lover who was especially fond of his cats. […]

Evelyn Lucille Norden

Kensington resident Evelyn Lucille Norden passed away Sunday, July 19, 2015 at the Kensington Health & Rehab in Kensington, KS at the age of 89. She was born in Smith County on March 17, 1926, the daughter of John & Marguerite (Windels) Beckmann. Her husband, Lewis Paul Norden, preceded her in death in 1987. Survivors […]

Norma Jean Burrows

Norma Jean Burrows, 78, of Oakley, died Saturday, July 18, 2015 at Logan County Manor, Oakley. She was born September 18, 1936 to Lyle and Madelyn (McGinty) Wintersheidt in Sabetha, KS. She graduated from Oakley High School in 1954. She attended Barnes Business College in Denver, CO. Norma Married Sidney James Burrows on Dec 31, […]

John J. Befort


John J. Befort, age 69, of Hays passed away Saturday, July 18, 2015. Funeral services will be 11 AM Wednesday, July 22, 2015 at Brock’s-Keithley Funeral Chapel & Crematory 2509 Vine Hays, KS 67601. Visitation will be Tuesday 6 PM – 8 PM and Wednesday 9:30 AM until service time all at the funeral chapel. […]

Donald J. ‘Donnie’ Stenger

Donald J. “Donnie” Stenger, 56, died February, 1, 2015. He was born August 4, 1958, the son of Paul and Margie (Wolf) Stenger. Prior to being disabled he worked as an LMHT at Topeka State Hospital. Survivors include five brothers, Paul and wife Anne of Arlington, VA, Mike, Pat, and David of Topeka, KS and […]

Ricky C. Cox


Ricky C. Cox, age 69, passed away at his home on July 16, 2015. He was born on August 1, 1945 in Ransom the son of Leslie and Hanna Gross Cox. He was a farmer and stockman and a member of the American Legion Olin Cole Post 392, Bazine, Kansas. He was a United States […]

Alex D. Dreher

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Gorham, Kansas – Alex D. Dreher, age 90, died Thursday, July 16, 2015, at the Russell Regional Hospital Russell, Kansas. He was born December 26,1924, near Hyacinth, Kansas, to Alexander and Rosa (Befort) Dreher. He married Anna B. (Graf) on November 19, 1945, in Hyacinth, Kansas. She died September 5, 2013. After they married, they […]

Bryan L. Brungardt

Bryan L. Brungardt, 44, of Russell, Kansas, died on July 08, 2015, at his home in Russell. A memorial service will be held at 2 P.M. on Thursday, July 23, 2015, at the Pohlman-Varner-Peeler Mortuary in Russell. The guest book will be available for friends and family to sign from 9 A.M. to 5 P.M. […]

Hubertina R. Herbel

Hubertina R. Herbel, 87, of Hays, Kansas, and former Russell resident, died on Thursday, July 16, 2015, at the Good Samaritan Society in Hays, Kansas. Celebration of the Funeral Mass will be held at 10:30 A.M. Wednesday, July 22, 2015, at St. Mary, Queen of Angels Catholic Church of Russell with Fr. Charles Steier and […]

Rischel ‘Rikki’ Betts

Rischel “Rikki” Betts, 59, of Hays, Kansas, died on Wednesday, July 15, 2015, at the Trego County-Lemke Memorial Hospital in WaKeeney, Kansas. A celebration of Rikki’s life will be held at 10:30 A.M. on Monday, July 20, 2015, at the Pohlman-Varner-Peeler Mortuary in Russell, Kansas. Burial will follow at the Dorrance City Cemetery in Dorrance, […]