Category: Obituaries

Betty L. VanGoethem

Betty L. VanGoethem, 84, of Gardner passed away October 13, 2017 at Olathe Medical Center. Betty was born November 25, 1932 in Olathe, Kan to Sherman Rosco and Anna Jane (Wentworth) Hougland. She graduated from Olathe High...

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James “Jim” Scott

James “Jim” Scott 70, of Gardner, Kan passed away Oct 11th at home with his wife by his side. Jim was born May 20, 1947 to Albert and Nellie Scott. He graduated from Bonner Springs High School and eventually moved to the Gardner...

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Delores (Dee) Huggins, 73, of Gardner, Kan passed away Sept. 14, 2017 at Olathe Hospice House. M Dee was born on May 15, 1944 in Bath County, Ky to Everett Clay Richard and Goldy Haven. Dee grew up in Ky, lived in Ohio and moved...

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Henry M Abramson

Henry M Abramson, DO, age 81, of Allentown,Pa. died Friday, October 6, 2017 at Phoebe Home of Allentown. He is the son of the late Maurice and Esther (Gerson) Abramson. He was married to Dorothy M (Vogelman) Abramson for 45 yrs....

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Sandra Lynn Miller

Sandra Lynn Miller, 57, passed away on Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at her home in Lyndon. She was born on June 26, 1960 in St. Louis, Mo, the daughter of Bernard and Georgia Payne Littrell. Sandy had lived in Gardner and...

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Joseph George Demand

Joseph George Demand, 68, of Gardner, Kan passed away on September 20th 2017 in Kansas City, Mo. Joe was born in The Bronx, Charlotte Saltzman and Joseph Francis Demand on August 3rd, 1949. He spent most of his youth in...

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Frances Marie Cramer

Frances Marie Cramer, 95, of Gardner, Kan passed away Sept. 14, 2017. Frances was born Sept. 20, 1921 in KCMO to Leo J. and Irene L. (Wilson) McCormick. She grew up in Kansas City, Mo where she graduated from St. Agnes High...

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Nancy Jane ( Spencer) Spelling

Nancy Spelling, resident of Oklahoma City, passed away Thursday, August 31, 2017 in Oklahoma City. She was 74 years old. Nancy grew up in Olathe, Kan. She was the daughter of Marvin and Kathleen Spencer. Nancy was a Nurse for...

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Karen Ann Neal Crews, 41, passed away September 4, 2017 at St. Joseph Medical Center, KCMO. Karen was born in Olathe, Kan, January 1, 1976 to Joetta Lynn (Shafer) and Johnnie Ray Neal. Karen was the first baby born in the state...

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Charles Edward “Chuck” Smith

Charles Edward “Chuck” Smith died unexpectedly of natural causes in Gardner, Kan on August 12th, 2017 at the age of 64. Chuck was born on June 15th, in Spokane, Wash and graduated from Gardner High in ‘71. He loved listening to...

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Helen Margaret Meyer

Helen Margaret Meyer, 87, of Gardner, Kan passed away August 14, 2017. Helen was born July 8, 1930 in Greenwald, Minn to Frank Joseph and Margaret Elizabeth (Uphus) Deters. She grew up in Minnesota. Helen and her family settled...

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Charlotte Jean Parsons

Charlotte Jean Parsons, 80, Shawnee, Kan, formerly of Hamilton, Mo, passed away on August 11, 2017, in Shawnee at the Sharon Lane Nursing Home. Jean was born on January 14, 1937, in Shelby, Mo., to Kenneth and Wilma (Myers)...

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