September 2, 2015

Chief Wilbur Lloyd “Red” Finders,

Chief Wilbur Lloyd “Red” Finders, 86, of Olathe, KS passed away July 30, 2015 at Vintage Park of Gardner, Kan.

Wilbur was born in Illinois on March 16, 1929 to Rev. Alvin and Mrs. Finders. He grew up in Iowa. …

Billy Claire McCreary


Billy Claire McCreary, 80 , of Gardner, Kansas passed away on Monday, July 27, 2015.

She will forever be remembered as a devoted wife, loving mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend to everyone she met. Billy was born on …



Joseph Carl Burdolski, 82, of Gardner, KS, passed away July 26, 2015 at Olathe Medical Center surrounded by his wife and son.

Joe was born May 30, 1933 at the family farm in Purdy, Mo to Joe and Veronica (Vonslevitz) …



Anthony Howard Wills, 39, of Port Townsend, Wash, formerly of Overland Park, Kan. passed away July 22, 2015.

Tony was born September 13, 1975 in Fort Dodge, Iowa to Clifford Harrison and Pamela Ann (Jones) Wills.

He graduated from …



Teresa Kay Anderson, 46, of Gardner, passed away July 16, 2015. Celebration of Life will be 11:00 – 1:00 pm Saturday, July 25, 2015 at the Gardner Lake Park by the dam off of 152nd St. In lieu …


Martha Erma Petty, 87, of Olathe, Kan, passed away July 19, 2015 at Villa St. Francis, Olathe

Martha was born July 11, 1928 in Olathe to Louise (Cashier) and Charles Soetaert.  She worked as a cafeteria cashier at the naval

June Marie Scott

 June Marie Scott, 89, faithful servant of the Lord went home July 2, 2015.   June Marie Phillips was born in Chanute, KS September 24th, 1925.

She married Sam Scott March 12th, 1946 residing in Kansas City …



Steven Carl O’Berg, 50 of Smithville, Mo. died Saturday, June 27, 2015 while piloting his beloved Pitts S2-B aerobatic plane at the Cameron Air Show.

Steve was born May 29, 1965 to Fremont “Dusty” and Marlene (Silver) O’Berg in …




James “Jim” Michael Crawford, 66, of Paola, Kan. passed away June 26, 2015 at Olathe Medical Center.

James was born March 26, 1949 in Gardner, Kan. to Charles James and Martha Jane (Newton) Crawford. He grew up in the …

Lee Nell Hedrick Moody


Lee Nell Hedrick Moody, 83, passed away June 26, 2015 at Olathe Hospice House.  Lee Nell, the daughter of Latona Irene (Gay) and William Dudley Hedrick, was born January 9, 1932, on Moonlight Road just north of Gardner on …