Category: Obituaries

Evalyn June Dorsey Ellis

Evalyn June Dorsey Ellis Evalyn June Ellis, 79, wife of the late Garry Don Ellis of Fountain Valley, Calif. passed away Monday, July 20, 2020 at Sunrise of Huntington Beach, Calf. June was born on June 21, 1941, in Kansas City,...

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    EUGENE (GENE) FRANCIS STRICKER   Eugene Francis Stricker, 82, Olathe, Kan. passed away Monday, July 20, 2020 peacefully at his home.     Gene was born May 18, 1938 in Spring Hill, Kan. to Roland and...

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Michael Leo Rattenne III

Michael Leo Rattenne III On the morning of July 15, 2020 Michael Leo Rattenne III of Liberty, MO, and previously of Gardner, KAN, passed away at the age of 94 from cancer.  His wife and daughter were at his bedside. He was born...

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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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