Jean Marie Delly, 67, of Chanute, Ks passed away Thursday April 1 at Via Christi St. Francis Hospital in Wichita, KS.  

Phyllis Anne Taliaferro, 59, of Chanute, passed away on Saturday, April 10, 2021 at Neosho Memorial Regional Medical Center. Phyllis was born on July 24, 1961 in Corvallis, OR the daughter of Norman J. and Betty C. (Stout) Spurrier Sr.

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Joy  Irene Woolery, 76, of Thayer, KS passed away Thursday, April 8, 2021 at St. Francis Hospital in Wichita.  Joy was born on September 5, 1944 in Wichita, KS the daughter of Emmett Paul and Gladine Mae (DeLaughder) Hoggatt.

Patricia Marie Harvey, 58, Chanute, passed away on Saturday April 3, 2021, at NMRMC. Patricia was born May 26, 1962, in Neodesha, Ks, the daughter of Charles and Hazel Harvey.  She completed her schooling from Chanute High School in 1982. She joined the Tri-Valley family in 1982 and moved in…

The Rev. Leonard C. Laetsch, 79, Tucson, AZ, (formerly-Highland, IL) died April 05, 2021, Tucson, AZ.   Pastor Laetsch was born at Hays, KS. His father was pastor at the local church near there. Pastor was a graduate of Concordia Senior College and then Concordia Seminary in St. Louis. After…

Rodney J. Mueller, 73, of Humboldt, KS passed away on Sunday, April 4, 2021 at his home. Rodney was born on March 23, 1948, in Iola, KS the son of Ernest and Margaret (King) Mueller.

Darin Brack Treloggen, 47, of Leavenworth, KS passed away on Friday, April 2, 2021. Darin was born in Portsmouth, VA. on April 27, 1973 to Dennis Brack and Cathy A. (Toon) Treloggen.

Mary Ann (Osborn) Hutter, 86, passed away Thursday, April 1, 2021 at Guest Home Estates II in Chanute, Kansas. Mary Ann was born August 21, 1934 in Penalosa, Kansas to Clayton Osborn and Oma (Jones) Osborn. Mary Ann graduated from Humboldt High School and later attended college receiving her…

Marcella Kay Smoot, 68, unexpectedly passed away Saturday, April 3, 2021. Marcella was born to Ira and Minnie (Gerdsen) Smoot on May 3, 1952 in Iola, KS. She devoted her life to raising her daughter, Robyn Smoot. Marcella worked for Walmart as a Sales Associate for the last 18 years. 

Carol Kae Stair, 61, of Chanute, KS passed away Friday, April 2, 2021 at her home. Carol was born on April 17, 1959 in Iola, KS, the daughter of Richard Lee and LaFaun Lee (Yehle) Cranor.

Dorothy “Evelyn” Dillow Henricks-Wade, 78, of Chanute, KS passed away April 1, 2021 in her home following a short battle with cancer. Born December 31, 1942 in Chanute, she was the oldest of four children born to Joseph Carson and Dorothy Irene (Kirkpatrick) Dillow.

Lois J. Burris, 85, passed away peacefully at the Yates Center Health and Rehab facility on Thursday, April 1, 2021. 

Richard Neal Greve, 88, of Chanute passed away suddenly at KU Medical Center on Tuesday, March 30, 2021. Richard was born on September 30, 1932 in rural Chanute, KS the son of Clarence and Louise (Friederick) Greve.

Kristi Ann Rodriguez, 39, died Friday, March 26, 2021 at her home in Topeka. Kristi was born on October 15, 1981 in Iola, KS the daughter of Bobby Ray and Mary Katherine (Shults) Craig.

Kathlene “Kathy” Kay Westhoff, 56, of Walnut, KS, died at 11:38 am Monday, March 29, 2021 in Ascension Via Christi Hospital in Pittsburg, KS after a long-fought battle with cancer.

Deborah K. (Curtis) Jenkins passed away Monday, March 29, 2021 in Topeka, KS.Deborah was born April 24, 1952 in Wellington, KS to John L. Curtis and Joan (Toon) Curtis. She grew up in Chanute, Kansas and graduated from Chanute High School in 1970.  

Mary Elizabeth Hilbert, 48, entered into eternal rest on Sunday, March 28, 2021. Mary was born on November 18, 1972 in Yuba City, California. Mary graduated nursing school and was a Midwife/ RN.

Dean W. Daniels, 82, of Cleveland, Miss., passed away Sunday, March 28, 2021 at his residence after battling cancer. Mass of  Christian Burial will be held at Our Lady of Victories Catholic Church in Cleveland, MS on Wednesday, March 31, 2021 at 10:30 am. Burial will be held 10:30 am Friday …

Aaron Scott Oliver, 48, passed away peacefully at Wesley Medical Center on March 24th in Wichita, Kansas. He was a high school graduate from Rockbridge Senior High in Columbia, Missouri.

A graveside service for Thursa Braman, who passed away on February 1, 2021, will be held on Friday, April 2, 2021 at 1 pm at the Buffalo Cemetery.

After a long battle with cancer, Cecil E. Watts entered eternal rest on Monday, March 15, 2021. Cecil was born on November 5, 1941 to Ned and Ruth (Dietrich) Watts in their family farmhouse east of Chanute, Kansas. 

Teresa Diane Covey of Chanute. Kansas,  passed away Monday,  March 22, 2021 at Richmond Health Care.  Teresa was born on February 24, 1956 to Billy and Patricia Snyder. Teresa had 3 children,  Kimberly,  Andrea,  and Larry.  

Susan M. (Jones) Burkman, 74, passed away Saturday, March 20, 2021 at Heritage Health Care in Chanute. Susan was born January 22, 1947 in Chanute, KS the daughter of John Paul Jones and Ada Marie (Brazil) Jones.

Gloria May Kennedy, 84, Wichita, passed away peacefully with family by her side, Monday, March 22, 2021. Rosary, 10:00 a.m.; Funeral Mass, 11:00 a.m., both Friday, March 26, 2021, at St. Anne Catholic Church. Gloria was a loving wife, mother, grandma and great-grandma. She was a supporter of…

Mary Frances Mueller, 93, a lifelong resident of Humboldt, Kansas, passed away Wednesday, March 17, 2021, at Heritage Healthcare, Chanute, Kansas. Mary was born June 24, 1927, in Humboldt, Kansas, the daughter of James and Amelia (Dietrich) Weiner. She was an only child. 

Eric W. Lakin, 45, passed away March 16, 2021 at St. Francis in Wichita.

Beulah M. Barker, 92, entered into eternal rest on Sunday, March 14, 2021 surrounded by her family. Beulah was born on January 21, 1929 near Galesburg, KS the daughter of Lee and Opal (Hizey) Ward.

With saddened hearts we announce the passing of our mom, Karen Kaye Solano, 79, of St. Augustine. Karen was born on May 16, 1941 in Chanute, Kansas to the late Oley and Nelda Robertson. She gained her angel wings on March 8, 2021. 

Kathleen Taylor, 78, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, March 11 in Brandon, FL. She was born September 19, 1943 in Salina, Kansas to Jim and Crystelle Ganson. She grew up in Canute, Kansas. Kathleen graduated from Concordia High School in 1961. She attended Kansas University and graduate…

Jimmie Lee Quinn Sr., 74, of Chanute passed away on Saturday, March 13, 2021 at the Life Care Center in Burlington. Jimmie was born on May 20, 1946 in Rose, KS the son of Johnnie Clem and Marie Elizabeth (Bishop) Quinn.

Robert V. “Bob” Horn, 75, of Chanute, passed away on Friday, March 5, 2021 at Kansas Heart Hospital, Wichita, KS. Born on November 3, 1945 in Coffeyville, KS to Vernon and Helen (Howland) Horn, Bob graduated from Field Kindley Memorial High School in Coffeyville, Class of 1963. With the Boy …

Robert Edward Pollan, 74, passed away on Wednesday, March 10, 2021, at his home in Marshall, MO. He endured the devastation of ALS (Lou Gehrig’s Disease) with patience and dignity.

Doris Marie McVey Stock, 99, passed away Monday, March 8, 2021 at her home in Coyville, Kansas. Doris was the first child of Clyde and Edna (Emerson) McVey. She was born on October 14, 1921. Doris was the first grandchild on both sides and she was very special and spoiled. Doris had three br…

LeRoy J. Wehlage, 80, of Chanute, Kansas passed away March 6, 2021. LeRoy was born to Elmer and Hazel (Baker) Wehlage on November 6, 1940.

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Tressie L. Gossett, 97, of Chanute, passed away at her home on Thursday, March 4, 2021, surrounded by loved ones. Tressie was born on August 22, 1923 in Casa, Arkansas the daughter of William E and Annie F. (Mitchell) Cravens.

Vera De La Torre, 68, of Chanute, KS passed away February 28, 2021 at KU Medical Center, Kansas City, KS. 

Ron Thorson was born to Alvord and Agnes Thorson on January 20, 1948. He leaves behind his wife, Dr. Darline Thorson, and his three children, Jesse and Ariel Thorson and Dennis Lara. He was a good father figure to his stepdaughter Debra Lara. He also leaves behind his sister Marcia Nordwall …

Ruth Elisabeth Brown, 99, passed away on Friday, February 26, 2021 at the Oak Crest Rehabilitation Center in Dekalb, IL. Ruth was born on March 18, 1921 in the Burris Addition, Chanute, KS., the daughter of Lewis Earl and Anna Elisabeth (Watt) Cunningham.

James “Jim” Rickerson was born in Wichita, Kansas, on December 12, 1934, the 5th son of Mamie and Charles Rickerson of Butler County, Kansas. He attended rural grade school in Butler County, Kansas. He then attended Towanda High School for 2½ years. 

The graveside service for Nadine Garcia has been rescheduled for 11 am Saturday, March 6, 2021 at Mt. Hope Cemetery in Humboldt.

Rex E. Bohrer, 84, a lifelong resident of Erie, entered eternal rest at 9:41 pm Friday, February 19, 2021, at Neosho Memorial Regional Medical Center in Chanute.   

Floyd A. Tasche passed away peacefully at the age of 93, surrounded by his loving family on Tuesday, February 9, 2021. A visitation and service to be held on March 1, 2021 from 10 am-11 am with a service to follow immediately at Barksdale Baptist Church, 1714 Jimmie Davis Highway, Bossier Ci…

Hazel Lucille Stevenin, age 101, passed away Wednesday, February 24, 2021 at Heritage Health in Chanute, KS. Hazel was born December 14, 1919 in Neodesha, KS the daughter of Milton and Mae Clegg.

Donald D. Hawley, 88, of Wichita, Kansas passed away on Saturday, February 6, 2021 at the Robert Dole V.A. Medical Center in Wichita, Kansas. 

Emma Beachner, 81, of Erie, passed away at 12:27 pm Thursday, February 18, 2021, at Neosho Memorial Regional Medical Center in Chanute.

Michael Lynn Hess, 65, of Humboldt, went to his Heavenly Home on Tuesday, February 16, 2021. Born August 2, 1955 to Elmer and Evelyn (Beal) Hess, Michael joined a loving family that would eventually include seven siblings.