October 31, 2014

JEAN ATTEBERRY JOHNSON

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Jean Atteberry Johnson, 94, of Gardner, passed away October 26, 2014 at Wellsville Retirement Community.
 
Jean was born February 3, 1920 in Halstead, Kan. to Marion and Edna (Atteberry) Cofer. She grew up in Newton and graduated from Newton High …

EDNA “NADINE” KURKOWSKI

Edna “Nadine” Kurkowski, 91, passed away October 25, 2014 at Good Samaritan Society in Olathe.
Nadine was born August 27, 1923 in Gardner to Edna Elizabeth (Schlaegel) and Ray L. McIntire. She was a 1941 graduate of Gardner High School …

ALICE “KATHY” EILENSTINE

Alice Kathleen “Kathy” Eilenstine, 69, passed away October 25th, 2014 at Kennybrook Village in Grimes, Iowa.
Kathy was born in Jefferson City, MO on June 16th, 1945, the daughter of William Robert “Bill” and Merrial June “Pete” (Brown) Wilson. Kathy …

MAURICE LYNN TAYLOR

Maurice Lynn TaylorMaurice Lynn Taylor, 61, of Edgerton, KS passed away October 19, 2014 at his home.
Maurice was born October 14, 1953 in Portsmouth, Va. to Gaylen Vern and Roberta Joan (Frank) Taylor. He grew up in Gardner and was a …

ALICE VIRGINIA STUMPFF STEWART

Alice Virginia Stumpff Stewart, 93, of Onaga, formerly of Gardner, passed away October 15, 2014 in Deseret Nursing and Rehab in Onaga.
Alice was born October 29, 1920 in Shawnee, KS to Francis William and Mary Annette (Everhart) Stumpff. She …

JONAH FRANCIS WHEELER

Jonah Francis Wheeler, 18, of Gardner, passed away October 5, 2014.
Jonah was born November 19, 1995 in Syracuse, N.Y. He grew up in New York, moved to the Kansas City area in 2007, and to Gardner, Kan three years …

MARY EILEEN LEMBERGER

Mary Eileen Lemberger, 89, of Gardner, Kan. passed away September 27, 2014 at Olathe Medical Center
Mary was born March 7, 1925 in Bucyrus, Kan. to Charles David and Frances Catherine (Heflebower) Zeigler.
She grew up in Bucyrus, graduating from …

PAUL MARTIN, JR.

Paul Martin, Jr., 84, of Pleasanton, Kan and formerly of Gardner, Kan, passed away September 30, 2014 at Olathe Medical Center.
Paul was born April 15, 1930 in Belton, Mo. to Freda Marion Benton and Paul Martin, Sr. The family …

FOREST D. LAUGHLIN

Forest D. Laughlin, 95, of Olathe, passed away September 24, 2014 at Villa St. Francis.
Forest was born July 21, 1919 in Morse, Kan to Richard Forest and Le-Una (Lofton) Laughlin. He was a life-long area resident
Forest was drafted …

DOROTHY MAE “DOTTIE” STEWART

Dorothy Mae Stewart, 82, of Gardner, KS passed away September 17, 2014 in Gardner.

Dorothy was born February 22, 1932 in Marysville, Kan. to William Richard and Gertrude Matilda (Husted) Pinkham. She grew up in Marysville and graduated from Marysville …