Category: Obituaries

Mary Emma Kennon

Mary Emma Kennon, 83, of Gardner, Kan passed away April 15, 2017 at Olathe Medical Center. Mary was born March 2, 1934 in Brewton, Ala. to Sam L. and Vera Mae (Cooper) Coon. She grew up in Alabama where she graduated from high...

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Kenneth Eugene Gillihan

Kenneth Eugene Gillihan, 71, passed away April 15, 2017, at his home in Bucyrus, Kan. Ken was born November 19, 1945 in Gardner to Mary Rose (Loftus) and Hobart Robert Gillihan. He was a 1964 graduate of Edgerton High School. He...

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Isabel Costa Hager

Isabel Costa Hager, 98, of Olathe, Kan passed away at Villa St. Francis in Olathe. Isabel was born March 11, 1919 in Barcelona, Spain to Rosendo and Alberta (Elias) Costa. She grew up and was educated in Barcelona. Isabel owned...

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Max Erwin Gibson

Max Erwin Gibson, Sr., 75, of Gardner, Kan passed away April 6, 2017 at the Olathe Hospice House. Max was born October 9, 1941 in Humboldt, Kan to Charles and Mary (Marler) Gibson. He grew up in Humboldt, where he later...

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Charlene Faye Turner, 82, of Gardner, passed away peacefully on March 27, 2017 at Olathe Medical Center. Charlene was born April 12, 1934 in Garden City, Mo to Verna Faye (Leavell) and Charles Allen Kenagy. She was a graduate of...

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Richard George “Dick” Stablein, 85, of Gardner, KS, passed away March 26, 2017 at Villa St. Francis in Olathe, Kan. Dick was born May 9, 1931 in Cleveland, Ohio to Paul Stablein, Sr. and Katherine (Wagner) Stablein. His family...

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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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