Gerald L. “Jerry” Wagner, age 67, of Hays, passed away Wednesday, October 19, 2016 at Hays Medical Center. He was born January 2, 1949 in Hays, Kansas to Marvin J. and RoseMary (Molleker) Wagner. He graduated from St. Joseph’s Military Academy in 1967 and attended Fort Hays State University and Kansas State University. He married […]
Virgil D. Stratton, 68, died Aug. 9, 2016, in West Plains, Mo. He was born July 6, 1948, in Scott City, the son of George Stratton and Rita Marie (Lauber) Stratton Nickel. He served two tours in the Vietnam War. He enjoyed fishing when his health was good. Survivors include: one son, Matthew Stratton, Wichita; […]
Pamela “Pam” Werth, 62, Hays, died Tuesday, October 18, 2016 at her home. Funeral arrangements are pending and will be announced by Hays Memorial Chapel Funeral Home.
Robert A. “Bob” Ruder, 80, rural Hays, died Tuesday, October 18, 2016 at his home. Funeral arrangements are pending and will be announced by Hays Memorial Chapel Funeral Home.
All suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. —————————————— Trevor Elijah McLaughlin, 31, Hays, was arrested at 4:23 p.m. Oct. 14 in the 100 block of East Seventh on suspicion of domestic battery. Kendra Michelle Hall, 21, Hays, was arrested at 11:10 p.m. Oct. 14 in the 800 block of […]
Former Phillips County resident Alan R. Chestnut passed away October 15 at the Conway Regional Hospital in Conway, AR, at the age of 71. He was born Jan. 31, 1945, in Phillipsburg, the son of Roy & Norma (Hoover) Chestnut. Survivors include his wife Shirley of Greenbrier, AR; his son Clint of Blanchard, OK; his […]
Kara LeeAnn Snell McLain, age 19, died October 14, 2016 near Hutchinson, Kansas. She was born on August 21, 1997 in Hays, Kansas the daughter of Dr. Allen L. and Barbara A. Snell McLain. She was a 2015 graduate of Western Plains High School, Ransom. She attended Southwestern College, Winfield where she was a member […]
Kris Ray Jackson, 52, of Abilene, passed away Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016. Kris was born Nov. 29, 1963 in Junction City, Kansas, along with his twin brother, Kevin, to Henry D. (Al) & Virginia (Meyer) Jackson. Survivors include his twin brother, Kevin, of Abilene; father, Henry D. (Al ) Jackson & wife Karen, Battlefield, MO; […]
Glenda Darlene Hahn, daughter of Lawrence and Bessie (Mayo) Collins, was born May 12, 1918, in Hendley, Nebraska, and passed away at the Andbe Home in Norton, Kansas, on October 14, 2016, at the age of 98. Glenda grew up in the Hendley community where she attended the local schools. On December 15, 1934, Glenda […]
Ryan Duane Thacker, 46, of Russell, Kansas and formerly of Hays, Kansas passed away Friday, October 14, 2016 at his home after a courageous battle with cancer. Ryan was born August 4, 1970 in Russell, the son of Duane Lee and Janet Marie (Burghardt) Thacker. He grew up in Luray and graduated from Lucas/Luray High […]
Melvin Leroy Janne, 94, of Gorham, Kansas, passed away Saturday, October 15, 2016 at the Hays Medical Center in Hays, Kansas. Melvin Leroy Janne, the oldest child of Anna (Kunz) and William Janne, was born in the country home near Dubuque, KS on July 9, 1922. On Oct 3, 1922 he was baptized into the […]
All suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. —————————————— Caydon Dean Lee Schleder, 18, Hays, was arrested at 12:52 a.m. Oct. 10 in the 2000 block of East Eighth on suspicion of theft, failure to appear and underage possession of alcohol. James Christopher Nathan Lucas, 24, homeless, was arrested at […]
Timothy “Tim” M. Nickel, age 60, died on October 14, 2016 at his residence in Garden City, Kansas. He was born in Scott City, Kansas the son of Harold and Eva Nickel. He worked as a truck driver for many years and loved bowling and watching Nascar. Survivors include: One Sister Sue Nickel of Scott […]