Category: Obituaries

Minnie Mabel Stewart Ashmore

Minnie Mabel Stewart Ashmore, 83, of Gardner in Johnson County, passed away on March 11, 2017 at 8 am in the grace and care of her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ and under the watchful eyes of many excellent medical staff workers...

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Maxine (Fraser) Bacon

Maxine (Fraser) Bacon, 97, passed away March 8, 2017. Maxine was born in rural Gardner, Kan on Oct. 1, 1919 to William H. and Lelia (Reid) Fraser. Maxine was a lifelong resident of the area. She graduated from Gardner High...

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Lee Cooper Peters

Lee Cooper Peters, 77, of Gardner, Kan passed away March 5, 2017 at Olathe Med. Center. Lee was born Oct. 27, 1939 in Coronado, Calif to Maurice Albert and Gayle Estelle (Cooper) Peters. He moved frequently while growing up as...

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Elder George A “Pop” Miller

Elder George A. “Pop” Miller, 83, of Olathe passed away on Feb. 24, 2017 at Olathe Medical Center. Visitation will be held on Thursday, March 9, 2017 from 5-9 p.m. at the McGilley & Frye Funeral Home at 105 E. Loula St.,...

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Ralph Henry VanGoethem

Ralph Henry VanGoethem, 87, of Lee’s Summit, Missouri, formerly a resident of Kansas for 74 years, passed away in his home on Sunday evening, February 19, 2017, after a courageous battle from a series of illnesses. Services were...

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Cameron Kirchner

Cameron Kirchner, 18, passed away Wednesday, February 22, 2017. Cameron was born July 12, 1998 in Olathe to Melissa Kay Howard and Christopher Eugene Kirchner. He grew up in De Soto and Gardner, attending Gardner Edgerton High...

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Issiah “Jamon” Turner Pendergrass, 18, of Gardner, Kan passed away February 18, 2017. Jamon was born April 7, 1998 in West Plains, Mo to Misty Lea (Pendergrass) Gant and Christopher William Turner. He moved to Gardner when he...

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Wanda Irene Meek

Wanda Irene Meek, 89, passed away February 19, 2017, at Assisted Life Styles of BlackHawk in Spring Hill, Kan. Wanda was born in Spring Hill on January 10, 1928 to Frona (Coffey) and Howard Isaac Skinner. She was a lifetime area...

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Dennis “Denny” LaVern Pritchard

Dennis “Denny” LaVern Pritchard, 62, of Gardner, Kan passed away Feb. 14, 2017 at Veteran’s Hospital, KCMO. Denny was born May 23, 1954 in Austin, TX to Dale “Sandy” Allen and Mary Opal (Klamm) Pritchard. He was a life-long area...

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Maxine (Brewer) Sumner

Maxine (Brewer) Sumner, 82, of Spring Hill Kan passed away February 4, 2017, surrounded by her family. Maxine was born on November 25, 1934 in Miami County, Kan to Geneva and Bert Brewer. She grew up in Drexel, Mo as the...

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Gerald “Gerry” Eugene Braun

Gerald “Gerry” Eugene Braun, 92, of Lee’s Summit, MO, passed away Feb. 11, 2017. Gerry was born Sept. 23, 1924 in Kansas City, Kan to Ernest George and Maurine (Kelly) Braun. He grew up in Edgerton, one of six children, and was...

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Daniel Ray Magill

Daniel Ray Magill, 67, passed away February 5, 2017 at his home in Gardner. Daniel was born November 29, 1949 in Kansas City, Kan to Genevieve Nadine (Daniels) and Daniel Lee Magill. He attended Deepwater High School in Clinton,...

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