January 30, 2015


Alex Jo Duarte, 7, of Gardner, KS passed away peacefully on September 6, 2014 in the loving arms of her mom and dad at her home.
Alex was born June 11, 2007 in Overland Park, KS to Ricky and Ashley …


Phyllis Carlson

Phyllis Lee Carlson, 77, of Gardner, KS, passed away September 5, 2014 at Olathe Medical Center.

Phyllis was born August 14, 1937 in Mattoon, Ill. to James Wesley and Rosa Nelle (Cowger) Ayers. She was a 1955 graduate of Mattoon …

Jack L. Crozzer

Jack L. Crozzer, 81, of Eudora, Kan. died Aug. 25, 2014.

Memorial services will be held at 3 p.m., Aug. 28, 2014 at Warren-McElwain Mortuary- Eudora Chapel. Arrangements by www.warrenmcelwain.com.…

Barbara Ann Cordell James

Barbara Ann Cordell James, 72, of Lenexa, Kan. passed away Aug. 24, 2014 at Covenant Place of Lenexa.

Barbara was born July 2, 1942 in Kansas City, Mo. to Vorden Dale and Rose Pauline (Wiggin) Cordell. She grew up in …

Vera Lilly Dunlap

Vera Lilly Dunlap, 97, passed away Aug. 23, 2014 at Cedar Ridge Alzheimer’s Care Center in Cedar Park, Texas.

Vera is a native of Butler, Mo. where she was born on Feb.12, 1917 to Thomas Jefferson Smith and Nancy Columbia …

Imogene “Jean” Powell

Imogene “Jean” Powell, 88, of Spring Hill, Kan., passed away Aug. 22, 2014 at Lakeview Village in Lenexa.
Jean was born Nov. 16, 1925 in rural Dixon, Mo. to Katherine (Yokum) and Wesley Claude Baker. Jean married Jay Bee Powell …

Tammy Sue White

Tammy Sue White
Tammy Sue White, 50, of Gardner, Kan. passed away Aug. 21, 2014 at Olathe Medical Center.
Tammy was born Nov. 18, 1963 in Shawnee, Okla. to Richard William, Sr. and Monta Carol (McPherson) Truitt. She grew up …

Scott Carpenter

Carpenter Scott

Scott Carpenter, 58, passed away unexpectedly Friday, August 15, 2014, in Breckenridge, Colo.

Scott was born on Saturday, May 19, 1956, in Ottawa, Kan., the beloved son of Bob & Barbara Carpenter of Gardner, Kan.

He grew up in Ottawa …

Ernest Clayton Hardy

Ernest Clayton Hardy, 78, Edgerton, KS, passed away at his home on August 16, 2014.

Ernie is survived by his wife, Janice Dye of the home; mother, Wilma Hardy, Cheyenne, WY; brother, Scott Hardy, Bowman, ND; sister, Jody Hardy, Casper,WY, …

Scott Douglas McDonald

Scott Douglas McDonald, 68, died Aug. 7, 2014.

He was born on Sept. 30, 1945 in Great Bend, Kan., the fifth child of Hugh and Ruby (Ekhoff) McDonald.

He grew up on a farm north of Hanston, Kan. and attended …