John Raymond Bargo Jr., 57, of Colby, died Sunday, May 19, 2019, at his home. He was born September 15, 1961, in Abilene, TX, to John Raymond Bargo, Sr. and Mary Inez (Pearson) Bargo. John enjoyed hunting, camping, fishing, shooting and riding his motorcycle. He especially loved spending time with his family. He was preceded […]
Kenneth Quinn, age 70, of Quinter, passed away Tuesday, May 21, 2019, at Gove County Medical Center, Quinter. Services are pending with Schmitt Funeral Home, Quinter.
Billy Joe Turrell, 83, of Colby, died Friday, May 17, 2019, at Citizens Medical Center, Colby. He was born May 4,1936 North of Rexford, KS to Joseph and Avis May (Phillips)Turrell. He was the youngest of six children, sisters Lola Skiles and Blanche Cheney, brothers Clifford, Clyde and Donald. Billy was the only one that […]
Hubert Holzmeister was born November 24, 1925, to John & Susan (Herman) Holzmeister. He passed away on May 19, 2019, at Gove County Long Term Care in Quinter, KS, at the age of 93. Hubert was born in rural Rush County. He lived near Loretta until the family moved to a farm north of Quinter […]
Doris Louise Shoemaker, 90, of Colby, died Monday, May 20, 2019, at Citizens Medical Center, Colby. She was born January 10, 1929, in Winfield, KS, to Robert and Helen (Enegren) Haines. Doris married Gene Shoemaker on May 1, 1946. The couple was married for over 71 years. Doris was active in several United Methodist Churches […]
Virgil Anthony Palen was born on September 15, 1939 in Beloit, Kansas, the son of Benedict and Monica Koenigsman Palen. He died Saturday, May 18, 2019 at Hilltop Lodge in Beloit at the age of 79. Virgil spent most of his life in Tipton, where he attended and graduated from Tipton schools. On June 1, […]
Toby Jay Leech, 49, passed away May 16, 2019, at his home in Great Bend. He was born on February 9, 1970 at Plainville to Morris and Reva (Sacket) Leech, Jr. A long time Barton County resident, Toby was a driller for Pickrell Drilling in Great Bend. He liked to do mechanic work and loved […]
Friday, September 15th, 1961 – Sunday, May 19th, 2019 An obituary is pending with Baalmann Mortuary. Click HERE for service details.
Dennis Wayne VanCleave, age 76, died on Friday, May 17, 2019 at his residence in Holcomb, Kansas. He was born on December 28, 1942 the son of Arthur and Mabis Chandler VanCleave. He was a member of the community since 1977 having moved from Gove County. Dennis was a retired truck driver. On October 11, […]
Morris F. Leech Jr., 81, passed away May 20, 2019, at Great Bend Health and Rehabilitation Center, Great Bend. He was born March 3, 1938, at Plainville to Morris & Naomi (Cooper) Leech, Sr. A long time Great Bend resident, Morris was a driller in the oilfield. He like to play dominos, fish and race […]
Phillipsburg resident Fredrick E. “Fred” Robinson passed away Sunday, May 19, 2019 at the Mary Lanning Memorial Hospital in Hastings, NE at the age of 80. He was born May 22, 1938 in Phillips County, KS the son of Sidney H. and Mildred G. (Drake) Robinson. He was united in marriage to A. Marie Hedrick […]
Jolene Marie (Smith) Mitchell, 65, died Saturday, May 18, 2019, at the Logan Manor, Logan, Kansas. She was born in Hill City, Kansas, to Irwin Lee and Joan Mable Hugley) Smith, January 2, 1954. She attended schools in Hill City and later earned an Associates Degree. She worked as a Certified Nurses’ Aide. She was […]
Former Goodland, KS resident Wayne Lee Baalman, 59, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, May 7, 2019 at his home in Sparks, Nevada. Wayne was born in Newton, Kansas on June 21, 1959 to LeRoy C. and Margaret Ann (Cress) Baalman. The family moved to Goodland that same year. On August 22, 1960, his brother Gerald […]