October 10, 2015

Clark R. Lamberd

CLARK R. LAMBERD Clark Richard Lamberd, 54, passed away at his home in Ottawa, Kan., on Feb. 20, 2012. Clark was born Aug. 28, 1957 in St. Joseph, Mo., to Richard Alfred and Wanda Marie (Hamilton) Lamberd.  As a young boy, the family moved to Ottawa where he attended Ottawa and Wellsville schools.  He started Continue Reading

Irene Stogsdill

Irene Stogsdill Irene Stogsdill, 87, of Gardner, Kan., passed away Sept.  26, 2010, at her home. Irene was born July 18, 1923 in Centrahoma, Okla., to Ernest and Lula (Brown) Rider. Irene married Leroy G. Stogsdill on Aug.1, 1941 in Leavenworth, Kan. They were long time Wyandotte and Johnson County residents. Irene retired as a Continue Reading

Stella Faye Newcome

Stella Faye Newcome, 70, of Gardner, passed away at her home August 10, 2010. Stella was born Oct. 16, 1939 to William Andrew and Stella Roark Harrison in Tescumbia, MO. She married Samuel E. Newcome, Sr. on Aug. 4, 1955 in Kansas City, MO. Stella was a housekeeping supervisor for 10 years at Bedford Manor Continue Reading

Robert Dean McRae

Robert Dean McRae, Sr., 87, of Spring Hill, Kan., passed away July 17, 2010 at Golden Living Center, Spring Hill. Robert was born Nov. 23, 1922 in Belmont, Mississippi, to Robert Bruce and Jessie Dean McRae. He graduated from high school in Luka, Miss. He served as a Machinist’s Mate, Second Class in the U Continue Reading

Raymond Joseph Gerdes

Raymond Joseph Gerdes, Sr., 52, passed away from cancer on June 12, 2010, at Olathe Medical Center. Raymond was born Sept. 18, 1957, in Worthington, Minn., to Alfred and Marlene Gerdes. He married Ruth Kiner on Dec. 5, 1975, in Sioux Falls, S.D. For the past 10 years he was the General Superintendent for Garney Continue Reading

Michael Joseph Youngken

Michael Joseph Youngken, 62, of Gardner passed away June 12, 2010, at Olathe Medical Center. Michael was born Aug.1, 1947, in Philadelphia, Pa., to Joseph Vrbonic and Ida Youngken. He married Belinda Kay Church on June 5, 1987, in Wichita, Kan.  They lived in Wichita before moving to Gardner 23 years ago. He retired as director Continue Reading

Dale Quentin Baker

Dale Quentin Baker Dale Quentin Baker, 97, of Gardner passed away June 11, 2010, at Olathe Medical Center. Dale was born July 2, 1912,  in Coyville, Kan., to Basil and Jessie Fry Baker.  He graduated from Gardner High School and earned a bachelors degree from The University of Kansas. Dale married Marcelle March Foster in Continue Reading