Gerald Bernard Taylor was born June 29, 1928 in Abilene, Kan., the son of Leroy ‘Dutch’ G. Taylor and Avis R. (Rodgers). He left this earth Feb. 24, 2021 at the age of 92.
Helen May (Whitesell) Warnica was born to George H. and Nina S. Lacy Whitesell on Sept. 5, 1928 at Waterville, Kansas, one of eight children. She is preceded in death by her parents, her brothers George Jr., Robert L., Melvin D., and Wayne L., and her sisters, Jean Fairchild, Marie Davis and…
Ardon Craig Snitker, infant son of Drew and Lindsay (Freeman) Snitker, passed away Wednesday, February 10, 2021 at Children’s Mercy Hospital in Kansas City, Missouri. He was born January 28, 2021 in Junction City.
Doris Dawn (Didi) Davis died on Jan. 30, 2021, at the age of 70, still angry with her parents that she was not an only child. As she remarked to friends throughout her life (seriously, she told everyone), she had things just the way she wanted them by age 5 but it was all ruined by the arriv…
Dala Ann Weeks, 71, Abilene, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021 at the Memorial Hospital in Abilene. She was born Jan. 29, 1950 in Abilene, the daughter of Elvin and Mary Ellen (Walters) Mikesell.
Funeral services for Della Lou Henkle, 87, of Abilene, will be 10 a.m. Friday, Feb. 5, 2021 at the First Christian Church in Abilene with Pastor Jason Koehler officiating. Mrs. Henkle passed away Friday, Jan. 29, 2021 at Village Manor in Abilene.
Mark Duane Gfeller was born Oct. 22, 1943 in JunctionCity, KS, the son of Orin Gfeller and Margaret Ann Tully Gfeller. He attended Fragrant Hill School through the 8th grade and graduated from Dickinson County Community High School. He then worked for D&D Mobil and Harold Higgs Construct…
Duane Harvey Gugler, 97, Salina, passed away Jan. 27, 2021. He was born Nov. 21, 1923 in Junction City to Harvey Leroy and Jennie Esther (Knopp) Gugler. Duane graduated from Dickinson County Community High School in Chapman in 1943 and Missouri Auction School in 1964.
Funeral services for Cecelia Helmke, 79, of Abilene will be 2 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 21, 2021 at the Abilene Cemetery with Reverend Joseph Barlau officiating. Mrs. Helmke passed away Saturday, Jan.16, 2021 at the Village Manor Nursing Home.
Keith Eugene Rogers was born Dec. 21, 1956 in Concordia, Kansas, the son of Keith H. and Doris (Lamb) Rogers . He graduated from Abilene High School and attended one year of Vo-Tech.
Leta Marie Meats was born March 24, 1935 in Westphalia, Kansas, the daughter of Roy and Helen (Roth) Hamilton. She graduated from Westphalia High School and married Gerald Meats on Nov. 13, 1954 in Westphalia.
JAMESTOWN — Michele Elliott passed away Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2020. She was preceded in death by her parents, Charles and Norma Head, her mother Pearl Eaton, her brother Michael Sadler, and her niece Crystal.
Richard D. Blackburn passed away Monday, Dec, 28, 2020 at the Ascension Via Christi Hospital in Manhattan. He was born Feb. 5, 1937 in Ellsworth, Kansas the son of Paul and Dorothy (Pohle) Blackburn. He graduated from Ellsworth High School and from the University of Kansas School of Pharmacy.
Edith Arlene (Fouse) Scripter, 96, passed away Dec. 27, 2020, at the Presbyterian Manor in Clay Center. She was born Sept. 19, 1924, to Leon and Lulu (James) Fouse at the home west of Industry, Kan. She taught grade school in several one-room schools.