Category: Obituaries

Patricia L. Brawner

Patricia L. Brawner, 71, of Gardner passed away January 8, 2017 at Overland Park Regional Med. Center Patricia was born November 11, 1945 in Hutchinson, Kan to Verner Elroy and Mary Ethel (Hester) Briggs. She grew up in...

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Linda L. Niccum

Linda L. Niccum, 77, of Gardner, Kan passed away Jan. 6, 2017 at Olathe Hospice House Linda was born Sept. 28, 1939 in Olpe, Kan to Fred T. and Jenny Pearl (Dunn) Carlson. She grew up in the Wellsville/Paola area and graduated...

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Jerome Lawrence Seck, 97, of Olathe, KS formerly of Gardner, KS passed away Dec. 28, 2016 at Cedar Lake Village. Jerome was born Feb. 4, 1919 in Wea, KS to Lawrence Adam and Anna Christine (Schleicher) Seck. He grew up in Wea...

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Capt. William Perry Kennedy

Capt. William Perry Kennedy (Whisky Papa), USN, Ret. has flown into the sunset on Dec. 28, 2016. He was blessed with more than 95 years of a life full of family, friends, travel and love. He was born on a farm, July 5, 1921, in...

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David P. Bohen

, Sr. of Gardner, KS, passed away Dec 19, 2016. He was 91 years old. Dave was a native New Yorker, which was still obvious by his accent 45 years after he left the state. Born October 22, 1925, he grew up on Long Island and...

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Della “Sissy” M. Royse

Della “Sissy” M. Royse, 85, passed away Dec. 23, 2016 at Meadowbrook Rehab Hospital in Gardner. Della was born May 24, 1931 to Lillie Mae (Meade) and William Robert Bolte in Pittsburg. She was a graduate of Pittsburg High...

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Joyce Ellen Kelly

Joyce Ellen Kelly, 78, of Gardner, passed away Dec. 21, 2016. Joyce was born Sept. 14, 1938 in Ochelata, Okla, the first daughter, 4th child of seven to Howard and Dorothy (Osborn) Roe. She grew up in Ochelata, , graduating from...

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Sharon Lee Dwyer

Sharon Lee Dwyer, passed away December 9, 2016 at Overland Park Regional. Sharon was born July 5, 1952, in Olathe to Thelma Viola (LaGalle) and Bernard Francis Dwyer. She was a 1970 graduate of Gardner Edgerton High School. She...

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Julia “Julie” Ann Page

Julia “Julie” Ann Page passed away December 8, 2016 surrounded by her family. Julie was born in Atchison Co., Kan on November 6, 1932 to the late George E. Adams and Opal A. Adams. Julie attended Emporia State Teachers College,...

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Elmer “Ray” Brunker

Elmer “Ray” Brunker, Jr., 62, of Olathe, passed away Nov. 24, 2016 at Olathe Hospice House. Ray was born Feb. 16, 1954 in Olathe, Kan to Elmer Ray Brunker, Sr. and Betty June (Perkins) Brunker. He graduated from Olathe High...

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Terry Lee Heathman, Jr., 44, of Gardner, passed away November 21, 2016. Terry was born January 25, 1972 in Emporia, Kan to Betsy Ann (Garr) and Terry Lee Heathman. They lived in Strong City, Kan and moved to Gardner when he was...

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