Marjorie Lydia Coble 1938-2010
Marjorie Lydia Coble, 72, Salina, died Thursday, May 13, 2010 at Ottawa County Health Center in Minneapolis.
She was born in Ramona on Feb. 27, 1938, the daughter of the late Henry and Lydia Beisel Schneider. Marjorie graduated from Ramona High School and was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Salina. She married Robert Coble June 3, 1956 in Ramona. Together they owned and operated Big Cheese Pizza in Salina for many years.
She is surviv...
A memorial service for Rex Sanders, rural Erie, who died Monday, May 10, 2010, will be held Saturday, May 22, at 2 p.m., at the Erie Federated Church.
Evelyn Ruth Passig 1928-2010
Evalyn Ruth Passig, 81, Chanute, died Tuesday, May 11, 2010, at Neosho Memorial Regional Medical Center in Chanute of a sudden illness.
Evalyn was born Sept. 7, 1928,on a farm west of Elsmore, the daughter of Oscar Frank and Signild Marie Nielson Carlson. She graduated from Elsmore High School in 1947 and taught at Prairie Hall Rural Grade School.
On July 31, 1949, Evalyn married Dale Emil Passig at Savonburg. They made their home in Humboldt...
Monica Renee Lynn Drake 2005 – 2010
Monica Renee Lynn Drake, 5, Chanute, died Wednesday, May 12, 2010 at her home in Chanute.
Monica was born in Chanute on Jan. 18, 2005, the daughter of Matthew V. Drake and Melodi Renee McCormick.
Monica was home-schooled due to her medical condition.
Her favorite toy was a set of chain links
She is survived by her parents; a brother, Marcus Virgil Paul Drake; a sister. Mia Annafay Drake; maternal grandparents, Ronald Eugene and Marsha Renee R...
Rex E. Sanders 1953-2010
Rex E. Sanders, 56, of rural Erie, died Monday, May 10, 2009, at his farm. His death was unexpected.
He was born on Oct. 17, 1953 to Jacob M. and Ada E. Beard Sanders. He grew up on the family farm and attended Erie schools, graduating from Erie High School in 1971.
He attended Neosho County Community College. He later returned to the family farm where he farmed for many years. He farmed leased land.
He and Susie Loveless were united in marr...
William ‘Bill’ Stevens 1936-2010
William Kline “Bill” Stevens, 73, a longtime resident of the Benedict area, died Sunday, May 9, 2010 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Rochester, Minn. He was born Oct. 8, 1936 in Buffalo, the son of Charles and Rebecca Ruth Wells Stevens. Bill was a graduate of Vilas High School, Chanute Junior College and Pittsburg State University. He has been a lifelong self-employed farmer.
On Sept. 9, 1962, in Kansas City, Kan., he married Mary Lewallen. She su...
Robert Lee Osburn 1930-2010
Robert Lee Osburn, 79, Yates Center, died Monday, May 10, 2010 at Overland Park Regional Medical Center in Overland Park.
Robert was born Oct. 25, 1930, in White Water, the son of Clark and Jennie Viola Cooley Tucker. In 1945 Robert moved with his family to the Yates Center area where he graduated with the Yates Center High School Class of 1948.
On Dec. 15, 1948 he enlisted in the United States Army, attaining the rank of Corporal on August 2...
Norma Hanson 1925-2010
Norma Hanson, 85, Yates Center, died Monday, May 10, 2010 at the Yates Center Nursing Home.
Norma was born Feb. 15, 1925, in northeast Woodson County in the Maple Grove District, the daughter of William R. and Dorothy McConnell Sterling. She grew up in Woodson County and graduated from Yates Center High School with the Class of 1943.
On May 17, 1947 she was united in marriage to Kenneth E. Hanson at the First Christian Church Parsonage. He pr...
Bonnie J. McCune 1930-2010
Bonnie J. McCune, 79, of Joplin, Mo., died Wednesday, May 5, 2010 at St. John’s Regional Medical Center following an illness. She was born May 31, 1930 in Ponca City, Okla., to Murel Wesley and Edna Johnson Louderback.
Bonnie moved to the Joplin area in 2004 from Chanute. She and Duke managed apartment complexes for 25 years in the Dallas area. She was a member of the First Methodist Church in Chanute.
Bonnie married Richard McCune on July ...
George W. Smith 1924-2010
George W. Smith, 86, a longtime resident of Fredonia, died Friday, May 7, 2010, at Fredonia Regional Hospital. He was born Jan. 9, 1924 in Locust Grove, and raised near Claremore, Okla., the son of William A. and Dora M. Morehead Smith. George served in the United States Army from February 1943 to December 1945, earning the rank of corporal. For more than 55 years, he owned and operated George’s Barber Shop and the Modern Beauty Shop in Fredo...
Loiese Berylene Cantrell 1925 - 2010
Loiese Cantrell, 84, died Wednesday May 5, 2010 at her daughter’s home in Amarillo, Texas.
Loiese was born July 5, 1925 to Roy Meade and Laura Samantha Weaver Hopkins in Anthony at Anthony Hospital.
Growing up she attended Grasser School outside of Waldron and Spring High school, a small country school, south of Anthony.
Carlos Cantrell and Loiese were married July 1, 1944. They lived for a time in Elsmore, where they continued running thei...
Rexanna Olson, Humboldt, and Philip Landis, Manistie, Mich., announce the engagement of their son Daniel Landis to Debra Jensen, both of Chanute. Jensen is the daughter of Linda Sue Jensen-Shipp and the late James T. Jensen. Landis is the grandson of Bonnie Greve, Chanute, and the late Rex Greve.
The couple are employed with Wal-Mart in Chanute. An August wedding is planned.
Mr. and Mrs. Jeff Tilman, Humboldt, announce the engagement of their daughter Cara Tilman to Tyler Thomas, son of Calvin and Deana Morrow, Humboldt, and Mark and Katee Thomas, Lee’s Summit, Mo. Tilman graduated from Pittsburg State University with a bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education. She is employed as a kindergarten teacher at Fairview Elementary School in Carthage, Mo. Thomas graduated with an associate’s degree from Fort Scott C...
Birth ¬≠— Catterson
Bryan and Suzanne Catterson, Lawrence, announce the birth of their son, Owen Jacob, born April 2, 2010, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.
He arrived on his big brother, Aiden James Catterson’s second birthday.
Grandparents are Jim and Lynette Catterson, Chanute, Pat Roberts, Chanute, and Bill Ehmke, Arma. Great grandparents are Hal and Janalee Davis, Oliver and Dorene Catterson, and Eugene and Pauline Bailey, all of Chanute.
Megan Roberts and Marc Dewey were married in a 6 p.m. Jan. 1 ceremony at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Parsons. The Rev. Jason Borkenhagen officiated the double-ring ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Mike and Sharon Roberts, Parsons. The groom is the son of Michelle Burke, Humboldt, and Robert Lang, Gardner. Kaitlin Roberts, sister of the bride, and Molly Manners, both of Parsons, were co-maids of honor. Jennifer Hurley, Denver, Co...
Boyd Lee Burns 1927-2010
Boyd Lee Burns, 82, longtime Chanute realtor and insurance agent, died Friday, May 7, 2010 at Chanute Healthcare Center. He had Parkinson’s disease and had suffered a fall in December, breaking his pelvis and hip. He did not recover after surgery in early April.
He was born at Johnson Hospital in Chanute July 4, 1927, the son of Archie Lee and Virginia Boyd Burns. He graduated from Chanute High School in 1945 and the University of Kansas in 1...
Gail L. Cantrell 1920-2010
Gail L. Cantrell, 89, Yates Center, died Tuesday, May 4, 2010, at her home.
She was born Sept. 26, 1920, in Yates Center to Harrison E. “Woody” and Marcella Chellis Redfearn. She graduated from Wichita North High School in 1938.
On Dec. 28, 1941, she married Lynn W. Cantrell in Yates Center. He died on Aug. , 23, 2003.
She was a member of the United Methodist Church of Yates Center.
Survivors include a daughter, Candy Cantrell Bixler, Mabank,...
L. Dean Bark 1926-2010
L. Dean Bark, 84, died Tuesday, May 4, 2010, at Meadowlark Retirement Community in Manhattan.
Professor Bark was born March 18, 1926, at Chanute to Reuben Oscar and Elsie Bark. He graduated from Chanute High School and attended Neosho County Community College and Kansas University. He earned Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees from the University of Chicago in 1948 and 1950, respectively.
He was an Army veteran of World War II a...
Joe D. McConaghie
Joe D. McConaghie, 63, Yates Center, died Monday, May 3, 2010, at his home.
He was born in Shamrock, Texas, to Frank and Irene Middaugh McConaghie. He graduated from Buffalo (Mo.) High School.
On Dec. 26, 1975, he married Martha Meek in Alma, Ark. She survives.
For the last 15 years he worked as a warehouse supervisor for the Gates Rubber Company in Iola.
Other survivors include two sons, Nathan and Patrick McConaghie, both of Yates Center; ...
Laura ‘Nadine’ Woosley 1923-2010
Laura “Nadine” Woosley, 86, Moran, died Tuesday, April 27, 2010, at Allen County Hospital in Iola.
She was born Oct. 6, 1923, in Chanute to Thomas Harvey Deck and Carrie Jane Church Deck. She graduated from Peck High School, Peck, in 1936.
She married Harry T. Woosley on April 13, 1940, in Iola. He died on Feb. 12, 1992.
She worked as a clerk at the Safeway Grocery Store.
Survivors include two sisters, Arlene Moon, Monroe, Ohio, and Joan Wash...