Category: Obituaries


DIANA LYNNE HOLLY   Diana Lynne Holly, known to many as “Nanny”, 67 passed away Tuesday, June 2, 2020 at her home in Gardner, Kan.   Diana was born on April 3, 1953 in San Antonio, TX to LeRoy and Helen Louise (Jones)...

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STAFF SERGEANT TREY SMITH         SSGT Trey Smith, 24, Fayetteville, NC, formerly of Gardner, Kan, passed away Monday, May 25, 2020. Trey was born August 12, 1995 in Tarrant County, TX to Eric Arlington and...

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Thomas Fredrick “Butch”Emberton

Thomas Fredrick “Butch”Emberton 81, Gardner, Kansas passed away on Sunday, April 26, 2020 at OlatheMedical center. Thomas was born on December 2, 1938 in Durango, Colorado to Thomas Wilford and Lottie (Sipes) Emberton. His...

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Harold John Hueser

  Harold John Hueser, 80, Eudora, passed away at his home April 25, 2020.  Memorial Mass for Harold will be held at a future date.  Private family visitation with burial April 30,2020 at St. Columbia Catholic Cemetery,...

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Jennifer (Kelly) Lapp

Jennifer (Kelly) Lapp Jennifer S. (Kelly) Lapp, 63, of Chuluota, Fla., lost her battle with cancer, April 16. Jennifer attended Gardner High School, and graduated with the class of 1974. She was preceded in death by her parents,...

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Donald Lee “Don” Howell

Lt. Col. USAF Ret. Donald Lee Howell,formerly of Gardner, Kansas, age 89, passed away on March 28, 2020. Don graduated from Princeton High School in 1948 and attended Ottawa University before enlisting in the Army Air Force in...

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Betty Jean Morgan

Betty Jean Morgan                 1928 – 2020   Betty Jean Morgan, 91, of Paola, (Somerset Community) passed away March 20, 2020, at Olathe Hospice House.   Due to the Coronavirus, there will be a private service,...

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Bertha (Hiebert) Peacock

Bertha (Hiebert) Peacock Bertha Ruth Peacock was born June 4th, 1931 to Abraham and Minnie Hiebert.  She grew up around Peabody, Kansas and graduated from Peabody High School in 1949. She met and married her husband Melvin...

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    Janet Marie Leeker, 79, of Gardner, Kan., passed away Feb. 20, 2020 at her home. Janet was born June 12, 1940 in Clayton, Kan. to Howard Harold and Geneva (Mindrup) Long. She grew up in New Almelo, Kan. In 1958...

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Randy Allen Brandenburg

    Randy Allen Brandenburg Jr., 50, Gardner, Kan passed away Thursday, February 27, 2020 at Olathe Medical Center, Olathe, Kan. Randy was born October 7, 1969 in Shawnee Mission, Kansas to Randy Allen Brandenburg, Sr....

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Michael “Mike” Terrance Coltharp   Michael “Mike” Terrance Coltharp, 65, of Gardner, passed away Feb. 23, 2020 at Olathe Medical Center. Mike was born Oct. 10, 1954 in Caney, Kan., to Howard Leroy and Laura Luella (Ward)...

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  April 3, 1939 – February 21, 2020. Diana Lee (Riley) Sharon, 80, of Olathe, Kan, went home to stroll in heaven with her late husband of 56 years, Patrick Eugene Sharon.   Diana is survived by her children: Debra...

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