Category: Obituaries

Angela Reimers

Angela Reimers, 86, longtime resident of Gardner, Kan, passed away April 19, 2019 at Villa St. Francis, Olathe, Kan. Angela’s deep Christian faith colored every aspect of her life, so it almost seems fitting that she would leave...

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Linda Kay Fountain

Linda Kay Fountain Linda Kay Fountain, 61, passed away April 15, 2019. Linda was born Feb. 5, 1958 in Paola, KS to Arthur and Wylda Fountain. She grew up in Paola where she graduated from Paola High School. Linda moved to Olathe...

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Marvin Borth, 85, of Gardner passed away April 10, 2019 Marvin was born Feb. 8, 1934 in Streeter, ND to George and Lydia (Martin) Borth. He grew up in North Dakota. Marvin joined the US Army in 1953 and went to basic Army heavy...

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Margaret Joan McCarthy

Margaret Joan McCarthy, 89, of Edgerton, Kan, died peacefully in the family home on April 3, 2019. Joan was born Nov. 22, 1929 in rural Spring Hill, Kan to John Homer and Mabel Margaret (Harper) Griffin. She was a lifelong...

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Martha Louise Hodges

    1927 – 2019 Martha Hodges was reunited with her husband and country-western dancing partner, John Hodges, on April 1, 2019, at the age of 91.Martha  was born  November 23, 1927 in Gardner,Kan. She always...

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Donald Ray Kirk

Donald Ray Kirk, 73, passed away on March 9, 2019 in Topeka. Don was born Oct. 27, 1945 in Ottawa to Mary Jean (Holtzman) Kirk and Hubert Fred Kirk. He was the second of five children and is survived by his brother Fred (Nancy)...

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Sandra Kaye Oxley

Sandra Kaye Oxley, age 68, of Gardner, Kan passed away peacefully March 22, 2019, with her family by her side. Sandy was born to Ruby L. (Rowland) and Thomas J. Ferguson on April 23, 1950, in Princeton, West Virginia.  She was...

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Clifford Carl Sparks, Sr., 90, of Gardner, Kan passed away March 20, 2019. Clifford was born Sept. 19, 1928 in McClouth, Kan to James Arthur and Mable (Grant) Sparks. He grew up in McClouth. In his youth he jumped trains to...

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Sherri Lynn McCarthy

Sherri Lynn McCarthy, 55, of Spring Hill, passed away March 9, 2019 at KC Hospice House. Sherri was born Sept. 1, 1963 in Gardner, to Carl Dean and Vicki Lynnette (Streit) Winters. She was a lifelong area resident; graduating...

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Leanna D. Huffman

Leeanna D Huffman , 43, passed away after years of multiple health problems on March 12,2019 at Olathe Hospice House. She is the daughter of Randy and Nancy Mahan born on November 28, 1975 in Manhattan Kan. She is survived by...

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Katherine Alice Dyster

Katherine Alice Dyster , 92, of Olathe, Kan passed away March 8, 2019 at Villa St. Francis, Olathe, Kan. Katherine was born July 11, 1926 in Edgerton, Kan to Harry Claude and Allie Theresa (Shay) Griffin. She graduated from...

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Loveta Mae Medlin

Loveta Mae Medlin, 92, Spring Hill, Kan passed away Friday, March 8, 2019 at Blackhawk Assisted Living, Spring Hill. Loveta was born on April 27, 1926 in Hillsdale, Kan to Ralph and Hazel (Denny) Beets. She grew up in the...

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