Lakeview Funeral Home and Cemetery

Lakeview Funeral Home and Cemetery exists to help you deal with the death of a loved one. We believe every life, whether lived quietly or bigger than life itself, is unique and deserves to be honored.


Our Obituaries

Lawrence V. Franz

October 27, 1925 - May 22, 2017

Lawrence (Larry) Victor Franz, 91, passed away at Presbyterian Manor in Newton, Kansas on May 22, 2017. Larry was born October 27, 1925 in Newton, KS. He was the son of Henry and Justina (Schmidt) Franz. His early years were spent in Goessel and Elbing area. He went to the Elbing Missionary Church. He attended Whitewater High School. Larry served in the United States Navy during World War II. He...
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Bryan S. Schreck

June 5, 1969 - May 21, 2017

Bryan S. "Stretch" Schreck, 47, passed away in Denver, CO, on May 21, 2017. He was born on June 5, 1969 to Bob and Beth Schreck in Wichita, KS. Stretch worked at Cessna Aircraft Co., Bell Helicopter and Vestas Wind Turbine. He was honorably discharged from the U.S. Army after serving 8 years as a Heavy Mobile Equipment Mechanic. Hobbies of his include his love for motorcycles, weather,...
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Walter E. Armstrong

November 4, 1942 - May 18, 2017

Armstrong, Walter E., 74, of Wichita, Kansas passed away at home on Thursday May 18, 2017 in Wichita. Walter was born on November 4, 1942 in Wichita the son of Eugene and Grace (Bartlett) Armstrong. Walter and Dorothy Armstrong were united in marriage on September 3, 1988 in Wichita. Together they celebrated 27 years of marriage before her passing in 2015.Walter served in the United States Navy...
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Kenneth Eugene Broadaway

August 9, 1949 - May 14, 2017

Broadaway, Kenneth Eugene, 67, of Wichita, Kansas passed away Sunday May 14, 2017 in Wichita. Kenneth was born on August 9, 1949 in Carthage, MO the son of Gerald and Elsie (Bailey) Broadaway. Kenneth and Vickie (Ellington) Broadaway met at the Kansas School for the Deaf and were united in marriage in 1973. Together they celebrated 19 years of marriage before her passing in 1992. Kenneth began...
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Mary Ann Crans

June 27, 1917 - May 12, 2017

Crans, Mary Ann (Napier), was born June 27, 1917 in Newton, Kansas to Jesse L. and Flora Congdon Napier and passed away on May 12, 2017 in Wichita, KS at age 99. Two siblings were Melba Napier, born in 1902 and John Mack Napier, born in 1905. Mary Ann attended Newton High School, graduating in 1934, and attended Cottey College in Nevada, Missouri, graduating with an associate in Fine Arts. She...
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Norman G. Marklewitz

July 6, 1955 - May 6, 2017

Marklewitz, Norman G. III, 61, of Wichita, Kansas passed away on Friday May 6, 2017 in Wichita. Norman was born the son of Norman and Frieda Marklewitz on July 6, 1955 at George Air Force Base in Victorville, CA. Norman lived and worked with the KETCH Services in Wichita. He was preceded in death by his parents, brother, Edward Marklewitz. Survivors include his loving siblings, Sherri (Ron) Hall...
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Juliet Muncrief

September 13, 1937 - April 30, 2017

Muncrief, Juliet, 79, of Wichita, Kansas passed away on Sunday April 30, 2017 in Wichita. Juliet was born on September 13, 1937 in Jesse, Oklahoma the daughter of Grady and Beatrice Caldwell. Juliet and Marion Muncrief were united in marriage on June 23, 1956 in Ada, Oklahoma. Together they celebrated 60 years of marriage. Juliet was a devoted grandmother and great-grandmother. Juliet was a proud...
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Raymond Pierce

February 10, 1925 - April 26, 2017

Raymond Pierce, age 92, retired Lear Jet cabinet maker, passed away Wednesday, April 26, 2017. Ray was born February 10, 1925 in Wichita, the son of Lewis and Genevieve Pierce. On June 30, 1945, Ray married Wanda (Meredith) in Haysville. Ray was preceded in death by his parents; wife; sister, Betty Hatfield. Survivors include: daughter, Becky and husband, Arthur Caudillo, Wellington; brother...
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Ronnie Joe Vermillion

October 12, 1954 - April 24, 2017

Ronnie Joe "JoJo" Vermillion, 62, passed away April 24, 2017. He was born to Charles and Lessie in Clinton, OK on October 12, 1954, and grew up in Cordell, OK. Survivors include his wife, Ruth, of 33 years, children Chance, Cassie (Tracy) Hargis, James Hess, Joanna (Jose) Rodela-Perez, Lessie Vermillion, grandchildren Chase, Alexandria, Olivia, Adam, Carlee, Lily, and 1 sister and 4...
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Donald W. Anderson

January 14, 1923 - April 24, 2017

Anderson, Donald W., 94, passed through death to eternal life on April 22, 2017. Don was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota to Oscar and Mildred. He served in the U.S. Army in Italy with the 3133rd Signal Service Company, a Sonic Deception Unit (part of the Ghost Army). Don graduated from the University of Minnesota with a B.S. in Electrical Engineering and was a licensed professional engineer in the...
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Bradley Post

April 4, 1929 - April 22, 2017

Bradley Post, formally named Willard Bradley Post of Wichita, Kansas passed away on Saturday April 22, 2017. Bradley was born on April 4, 1929 in Fowler, KS, the son of Willard Post and Doris (Barclay) Post. Bradley and Carolyn Post married on August 9, 1952 in Topeka, KS. Bradley went to high school in his hometown of Fowler until his senior year at which time he attended New Mexico Military...
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Hazel Marie Black

November 6, 1921 - April 19, 2017

Black, Hazel Marie, 95, of Wichita, Kansas went to be with her Lord and Savior on Wednesday April 19, 2017 in Denver, CO. Hazel was born on November 6, 1921 in Terrell, TX the daughter of Jeff and Charley Adkins. Hazel and Charles Black II were married in 1939. Together they celebrated 37 years of marriage before his passing in 1979. Hazel attended North High School in Wichita. She attended...
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Willa Spaulding

January 26, 1941 - April 17, 2017

Spaulding, Willa “Veryl”, 76, of Wichita, Kansas passed away Monday April 17, 2017 in Wichita. Willa was born the daughter of George and Hattie Allen on January 26, 1941 in Havensville, Kansas. Willa and James Spaulding were united in marriage on April 2, 1960 in Onega, KS. Together they celebrated 57 years of marriage. Willa spent her life in service to others both in career and in...
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Talmadge Horton

December 27, 1927 - April 16, 2017

Horton, Talmadge, 89, of Wichita, Kansas passed away peacefully on Sunday, April 16, 2017. Talmadge was born on December 27, 1927 in Harriet, Arkansas to Ray and Gertie (Sutterfield) Horton. Talmadge served in the United States Army Air Corp in Germany following WWII. After his discharge, he moved to Wichita to begin work at Beechcraft along with his father. He retired from Beech in 1991 after...
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Lisa Ann Schroeder

May 2, 1955 - April 14, 2017

Schroeder, Lisa Ann, 61, of Wichita, Kansas passed away Friday April 14, 2017 at her home in Wichita after a long battle with Progressive Multiple Sclerosis. Lisa was born on May 2, 1955 in Mason City, Iowa the daughter of Richard and Elinor Dudley. Lisa and Lance Schroeder were united in marriage on Sept. 3, 1977 in Lake Oswego, Oregon. Together they celebrated 39 years of marriage. Lisa...
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Jessie Doerr

January 6, 1933 - April 9, 2017

Jessie I. Doerr (Buckley) died April 9, 2017. Born January 6, 1933 in Oxly, Missouri. She is predeceased by her parents C.E. and Cecile Buckley, sisters Leatrice Clark, Alice Hooker and brother James Buckley. Survivors, husband James of the home, daughter Karen Doerr of Wichita, son Ed (Tami) Doerr of Wichita, grandsons Jacob, Lane Doerr of Wichita and Braden Doerr of Oxford, Ohio, sister...
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Dena M. Pickett

April 24, 1966 - April 5, 2017

Dena M. Pickett, 50, of Wichita, KS passed away on Wed. April 5, 2017 in Wichita. Dena was born the daughter of Charles and Jerldean (Reece) Dall on April 24, 1966 in Queens, New York. Dena and Bob Pickett were united in marriage on December 24, 2008 in San Bernardino, CA. Dena was a loving mother who was passionate about raising her beautiful family. She was a bright uplifting light in many...
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Mary L. Fleming

March 13, 1926 - April 3, 2017

Fleming, Mary “Louise”, 91, of Wichita, Kansas passed away on Monday April 3, 2017 in Wichita. Mary was born the daughter of Virgil and Rose Reynolds on March 13, 1926 in Wichita, Kansas. Mary and Charles Fleming were united in marriage for 60 years. Mary enjoyed bowling, Kansas basketball teams, Royals baseball and spending time with her family. Charles and Mary were members of the...
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Leanna Cummings

January 29, 1976 - March 30, 2017

Leanna "Kristie" Cummings, passed away on March 30, 2017. Graveside service will be held Thursday, April 6, 2017, at 3pm at Lakeview. She is survived by her parents, Ralph and Georgeann Powell, husband Bill Cummings and children Kayla and Brendon Bruce, Austin Cummings, all of Wichita; preceded in death by her brother Eric Powell. Kristie was a long time employee of Karmelkorn/Dairy...
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Bobby J. Grider

June 24, 1937 - March 29, 2017

Grider, Bobby J., 79, passed away on March 29, 2017. He was born June 24, 1937 in Arcola, Missouri to Vernis (Henry) and Howard Grider. Bobby is survived by his loving wife Donna, his daughter Dana Carr, 2 step-sons Steve (Wendy) Powers and Raymond Powers, and 10 grandchildren. Memorial service will be held Monday, April 3, 2017 at 2pm at Hillside Christian Church, 8330 E. Douglas Ave., Wichita....
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Luy F. Touch

February 5, 1941 - March 25, 2017

Services for Luy Touch will be Saturday, April 1, 2017. Visitation will begin at 9 a.m.; with funeral service following at 10 a.m. Services are being held at Lakeview Funeral Home Chapel.
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Naoma McCarty

May 24, 1918 - March 23, 2017

McCarty, Naoma D., 98, of Wichita, Kansas passed away peacefully in her sleep on Thursday March 23, 2017. Naoma was born the daughter of James and Elsie Parr on May 24, 1918 in Cord, Arkansas. Naoma and Marcy J. McCarty were united in marriage on April 15, 1948 in Wichita. Together they celebrated 38 years of marriage before his passing in 1986. Naoma spent her retirement years caring for her...
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Melba Zinn

November 15, 1932 - March 21, 2017

Zinn, Melba D., 84, of Andover, Kansas passed away peacefully in her sleep on Tuesday March 21, 2017 in Wichita. Melba was born the daughter of James and Ruth Van Ausdall on November 15, 1932 in Ashland, Kansas. Melba and Keith Zinn were united in marriage on June 1, 1952 in Wichita. Together they celebrated 64 years of marriage before his passing in 2016. Melba was a loving wife, mother,...
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Virginia M. Doesken

June 9, 1923 - March 19, 2017

Doesken, Virginia Mae “Ginny”, 93, of Wichita, Kansas passed away peacefully on Sunday March 19, 2017 in Wichita. Ginny was born the daughter of Herman and Johanna Weitlich on June 9, 1923 in Saint Joseph, Missouri. Ginny and Wil were united in marriage on July 11, 1945 in Saint Joseph. Together they celebrated 54 years of marriage before his passing on February 27, 1999. She was a...
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Donna Ayre

September 27, 1934 - March 18, 2017

Ayre, Donna J. (Walton), 82, passed into eternal life on Saturday, March 18, 2017 in Wichita, KS. She was born on September 27, 1934 to Harry and Roletta (Hartman) Walton in Junction City, KS. Donna graduated from Junction City High School and married 58 years and lived in Salina, KS for 52 years. Donna worked as a telephone operator and then in community relations at SW Bell Telephone for 30...
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Chad W. Keene

September 29, 1984 - March 18, 2017

Chad Wesley Keene, ‘Rack’ was a husband, son, father, brother, relative and friend to all. He left us all too soon on March 18, 2017 in a violent and tragic accident. He was known to spread laughter and joy among us all, and also remained quite a jokester, wanting us to maintain our sense of humor as we mourn his passing. In fact, he is likely laughing now at how ridiculously we are...
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Ralph P. Duncan

September 27, 1954 - March 17, 2017

Ralph Duncan, age 62, beloved husband, father, son and friend, passed away on Friday, March 17 at 4:40pm at his home in Wichita, Kansas, from complications of cancer. He is survived by his wife, Chariss Emmot Duncan, his 5 daughters, Michelle Moreland (Thomas), Laura Early (John), Kimberly Duncan, Emily Foster (Aaron) and Kristin Schmidt (David), 14 grandchildren, his mother, Mary Frances Witte...
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L. Dale Felix

August 16, 1927 - March 15, 2017

L. Dale Felix, 89, retired experimental test pilot, died on 15 March, 2017, at home with his family. Dale was born on 16 August, 1927 to William and Grace Felix in Hoopeston, IL. He is survived by Mary, his wife of 71 years, children Nancy (Ron) Moore, Terri (Jon) Jenson, Judy (Rollie) Jennison, Cathy (Ron) Ragon and Bill (Tonya) Felix, 13 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. Dale's...
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James Hull

March 21, 1931 - March 15, 2017

Hull, James Arthur “Jimmy”, 85, of Wichita, Kansas passed away peacefully on Wednesday March 15, 2017 in Wichita. Jimmy was born the son of Robert and Mabel (Lundberg) Hull on March 21, 1931 in Spearville, Kansas. Jimmy and Bobbie were united in marriage on September 21, 1952 in Wichita. Together they celebrated 55 years of marriage before her passing in 2007. Jimmy retired from the...
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Mildred Irene Tanner

March 7, 1931 - March 13, 2017

Derby, Kansas M. Irene Tanner, 86, formerly of Wichita, passed away on March 13, 2017. Irene was born on March 7, 1931 in Lamar, Arkansas, the daughter of William and Katie Kreipke. She retired from Beech Aircraft after working from 1974-1990. She was a member of Summit Church. Irene enjoyed gardening, sewing, fishing with her family and shopping. She is preceded in death by her husband of 65...
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Jack Sims

February 18, 1927 - March 8, 2017

Sims, Conrad “Jack”, 90, of Andover, Kansas passed away Wednesday March 8, 2017 at his home in Andover. Jack was born the son of Orville and Leone Sims on February 18, 1927 in Wichita, Kansas. Jack and Betty (Baldwin) Sims were united in marriage in 1949. Together they celebrated 64 years of marriage before her passing in 2013. Jack served in the United States Navy during WWII. Jack...
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John Bernhardt

June 13, 1934 - March 8, 2017

Bernhardt, John, 82, of Wichita, Kansas passed away on Wednesday March 8, 2017 in Wichita. John was born on June 13, 1934 the son of John and Fern Bernhardt in Tampa, KS, one of ten children. He dated the love of his life for three years and married Dona Orrell on Oct. 12, 1958 in Wichita. Together they celebrated 58 years of marriage. John was the owner of Eastridge Barber and Beauty Shop and...
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Helen M. Brown

December 17, 1937 - March 1, 2017

Helen Margaret Brown, 79, passed away on March 1, 2017. She was born in Oklahoma City, OK on December 17, 1937. Helen completed high school at Midwest City, OK, and graduated from Central Christian College in Bartlesville, OK. Precedimg her in death are parents Cecil and Wilma Schott, sisters Ruth Gibson, Corinne Giddens, daughter Kathryn Brown. Helen is survived by her husband of 57 years,...
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Paul A. Kolbeck

May 14, 1966 - February 26, 2017

Paul Anthony Kolbeck went to meet the Lord on February 25, 2017. Service will be held on Friday, March 3, at 6:00 p.m. at St. Paul University Parish at Wichita State, 1810 North Roosevelt Street, Wichita, KS with Father John Hay presiding. Paul was born in Dodge City, KS to Gary Kolbeck of Redmond, WA and Judy Kolbeck of Tulsa, OK on May 14, 1966. Paul is survived by his wife Dora and daughters...
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Donna M. McAfee

June 8, 1952 - February 22, 2017

McAfee, Donna Mae, 64, of Wichita, Kansas passed away Wed. Feb. 22, 2017 in Wichita. Donna was born the daughter of Arlie and Helen Jackson on June 8, 1952 in Plainville, Kansas. Donna and Bill McAfee were united in marriage on May 31, 1975 in Wichita. Together they celebrated almost 42 years of marriage. Donna graduated with a master degree in art education at Emporia State University 1978. She...
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Mary A. Ecker

September 23, 1939 - February 22, 2017

Ecker, Mary Ann, 77, of Wichita, KS passed away Wed. Feb. 22, 2017 in Wichita. Mary was born the daughter of June and Betty Herzet on Sept. 23, 1939 in Florence, KS. Mary and Donald Ecker were united in marriage on Aug. 31, 1957 in Marion, KS. Together they celebrated 59 years of marriage. She was member of St. Vincent De Paul Catholic Church in Andover. She was preceded in death by her parents,...
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Bobby J. Johnson

February 3, 1932 - February 22, 2017

Johnson, Bobby J, 85, of Wichita, Kansas passed away Wed. Feb. 22, 2017 in Wichita. Bobby was born the son of Edward and Lucile Johnson on Feb. 3, 1932 in Ponca City, OK. Bobby and Shirley Johnson were united in marriage on Aug. 6, 1954 in Holyrood, KS. Together they celebrated 58 years of marriage before her passing in 2013. Bobby was a 1950 graduate of Holyrood High School and in 1954 graduated...
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Bruce Denton

August 28, 1927 - February 21, 2017

Denton, Bruce, 89, of Wichita, Kansas and resident of Georgetown Village, passed away Tuesday, February 21, 2017. Bruce was born August 28, 1927 in Cordell, OK. He and his wife, Sarah, fell in love at first sight in grade school and were together until her passing November 5, 1998. They were married for 51 years. Bruce served in the United States Navy during WWII, and following his service he was...
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Dwight Richardson

May 16, 1953 - February 20, 2017

Richardson, Dwight L., 63, of Wichita, Kansas passed away Mon. Feb. 20, 2017 in Wichita. Dwight was born the son of Lawrence and Geneva Richardson on May 16, 1953 in Clarksville, AR. Dwight served in the United States Navy during Vietnam. Dwight was a manager at Various Pep Boys Autoparts for 13 years. Dwight was preceded in death by his parents, sister, Margaret Cochran, nephews, Steve and Jim...
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Ninh Duc La

October 5, 1942 - February 17, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Lakeview Funeral Home, WICHITA, KS.
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John A. Farha

October 28, 1938 - February 17, 2017

Mr. John Albert Farha, 78, retired Pinball Wizard, Tilted on February 17, 2017. Preceded in death by parents Bahij Farah and Marguerite Samara Farha, siblings Frederick Farha, Emily Day, and Marlene Kraker, his NBA buddy. He is survived by wife Nancy, sister Brenda F. Farha, children Christine (Johnny) Chorn; Guy Farha; Curtis Farha; Sandy (Tracy) Smith; Terry Cleaton; Jerry (Michelle) Cleaton;...
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Binh Nguyen

April 26, 1932 - February 15, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Lakeview Funeral Home, WICHITA, KS.
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Dorothy M. Schmidt

April 2, 1922 - February 15, 2017

Dorothy May Schmidt, 94, passed away February 15, 2017. She is preceded in death by her husband Robert F. Schmidt, father William Jennings Laws and mother Ruth Elizabeth Stone Laws. Dorothy was born April 2, 1922 in Oklahoma City, OK. She and her husband moved to Wichita in 1947 for Robert’s employment. Dorothy is survived by her daughters Janice (Gary) Thompson of Wichita, Kathy (Bill)...
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Jason D. Bertucci

May 30, 1978 - February 12, 2017

Jason Daniel Bertucci passed away on February 12, 2017. He was born in Santa Barbara, California on May 30, 1978. A memorial service will be held on Friday, February 17, 2017 at 10am, at Word of Life Church, 3811 N. Meridian, Wichita, KS. In lieu of flowers - memorials can be made in Jason's name to: Kauai Humane Society http://kauaihumane.org/donate/memorials-tributes/
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Marla J. Lockard

July 6, 1948 - February 9, 2017

Marla Jean Lockard, (68) passed away Saturday, February 11, 2017 at her home in Wichita. A memorial service will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, February 17, at Lakeview Funeral Home, 12100 E 13th St N, Wichita, KS. Marla was born in Paw Paw Michigan, on July 6, 1948 and grew up in Clearwater, Kansas. She attended the University of Kansas, where she earned her BA, and she met and married Orlyn...
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Joy Boone

February 24, 1923 - February 9, 2017

Boone, Joy A., 93 longtime resident of Wichita, passed away on February 9, 2017 after a long illness. She was born February 24, 1923 in Wilson, OK, graduated in 1939 from Conroe, TX High School and worked for the Department of the Navy during WWII in Houston. Joy worked at Cessna starting in 1961 and retired from there in 1986. Her retirement was spent at her home in Wichita with her husband...
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Dolores J. Schroeder

August 31, 1933 - February 9, 2017

Schroeder, Dolores J., 83, of Newton, Kansas went to be with the Lord on Thurs. Feb. 9, 2017 in Newton. Dolores was born the daughter of Lester and Viva Roll on Aug. 31, 1933 in Arapaho, OK. In 1952 Dolores and Clarence Schroeder were united in marriage in Wichita. Together they celebrated 50 years of marriage before his passing in 2002. Dolores retired from Southwestern Bell as a records clerk...
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John D. Gist

December 4, 1942 - January 31, 2017

John D. Gist, 74, entered into his eternal life on January 31, 2017. A lifelong Wichitian, only spending time in Manhattan, KS, at KSU, to complete his degree in Architecture. He had 3 careers starting with the City of Wichita as City Planner, next with Oblinger/Smith Inc. as an architect and land planner, and then with Wichita State University serving as Director of Facilities Planning. John is...
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Scott W. Cleveland

July 5, 1944 - January 30, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Lakeview Funeral Home, WICHITA, KS.
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William W. St. Clair

August 21, 1932 - January 30, 2017

St. Clair, William “Bill”, 84, of Rose Hill, Kansas passed away Monday January 30, 2017 in Rose Hill, Kansas. Bill was born the son of William and Mildred (Davis) St. Clair on August 21, 1932 in Kansas City, Missouri. Bill and Marie St. Clair were united in marriage in 1960. Bill graduated from William Chrisman High School in Independence, Missouri in 1950. Bill served in the United...
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Patricia J. Tanner

September 28, 1922 - January 30, 2017

Patricia "Pat" J. Tanner (Hamil), 94, passed away on January 30, 2017. Funeral service will be held at Lakeview Funeral Home Chapel on Friday, February 3, 2017 at 2pm, with visitation beginning prior at 1pm. Chaplain Tal Tittsworth will be officiating. Patricia was born September 28, 1922 in Wichita, Kansas, the daughter of William F. (Fred) and Ethel E. (Leasure) Hamil. She was a...
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Raymond Kent Morgan

December 2, 1935 - January 29, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Lakeview Funeral Home, WICHITA, KS.
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Leona Faye Singleton

March 31, 1949 - January 29, 2017

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Jesse Morgan

January 13, 1927 - January 28, 2017

Morgan, Jesse, 90, of Wichita, Kansas passed away Saturday January 28, 2017 in Wichita. Jesse was born on January 13, 1927 in Chadwick, Missouri the son of Troy and Sarah Morgan. Jesse and Betty Morgan were united in marriage on May 31, 1953 in Carthage, MO. Together they celebrated 62 years of marriage before her passing in 2016. Jesse served in the United States Army and was stationed in Korea....
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Frankie Simpkins

December 28, 1927 - January 28, 2017

Simpkins, Frankie L., 89, of Wichita, Kansas was called home on Saturday January 28, 2017 in Andover, Kansas. Frankie was born the daughter of Richard Rowe and Moseanna (Harris) Rowe on December 28, 1927 in Whitfield, Alabama. Frankie and Mack Simpkins were united in marriage in 1946 in Brighton, Alabama. Frankie loved her grandkids, great-grandkids and great-great grandkids!!! She enjoyed...
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Pauline R. Leonard

January 25, 1918 - January 27, 2017

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Robin Johnston

August 30, 1937 - January 26, 2017

Johnston, Robin, 79, passed away Thursday January 26, 2017 in Wichita. Robin was born on August 30, 1937. Funeral services will be held at a later date.
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Patricia S. Bosley

February 24, 1945 - January 22, 2017

Patricia Sue Bosley, 71, went to be with the Lord on January 22, 2017. She was born to Robert J. and Genevieve E. Anthony on February 24, 1945 in Mulvane, KS. She is preceded in death by her husband, Albert W. Bosley Sr., sister Marjorie Pierce of Payson, AZ and granddaughter Monica L. Bosley. Patricia is survived by sister Mary Maltbie, children Linda Henson, Teresa (Dave) Barton, William (Tina)...
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Betty A. Von Stroh

May 25, 1942 - January 20, 2017

Betty A. Von Stroh, 74, called to her eternal home, on January 20, 2017. Betty was born in Sao Paulo, Brazil on May 25, 1942 to Rev. Richard and Esther (Mueller) Hasz. She married Dean Von Stroh on June 6, 1964. Betty is survived by her husband, children Deanna (Terry) Ercolani, Melissa (Ken) Bersche, Thomas Von Stroh, and David Von Stroh; grandchildren Nick, Peter, Jenna, Max, Samantha, Danielle...
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Earle B. Hays

May 3, 1927 - January 17, 2017

Hays, Earle B., 89, passed away January 17, 2017. Born to Paul and Alma Hays in Garden City, KS. After graduating from college there, he worked on the family farm, met and married Bette (Post) Calhoun in November of 1949, they were married 30 years and had 3 sons. In August of 1980 he married Wuanita Prather of Wichita and they were together until her passing in 2004. Earle worked for the U.S....
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Virginia H. Hawkins

April 6, 1927 - January 15, 2017

Hawkins, Virginia Helen. Virginia (“Ginny”) Hawkins, was 89 when she was called to her eternal rest on January 15, 2017. She was born April 6, 1927 to Ben and Frances Jansen. She was married to Jack Hawkins for 59 years. Virginia and Jack lived most of their married life in Kansas City, Missouri area where they raised 3 children, Shirley, Jerry and Donna. They later retired to Table...
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Virginia M. Morris

December 24, 1929 - January 13, 2017

Morris, Virginia M., passed away peacefully January 13, 2017 at the age of 87. She was dearly loved and survived by Louie, husband of 65 years, son Monte (Teresa), Grandchildren Joel (Caelie) Morris, and Jessica Morris and great-grandchildren, Paxton and Cooper Morris all of Andover. She was predeceased by her loving son, Todd. She was a registered nurse at St. Joseph Hospital for 38 years....
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Beverly L. Davidson

March 17, 1944 - January 12, 2017

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Emma Ruth Morgan

December 16, 1915 - January 12, 2017

Morgan, E. Ruth, 101, of Wichita, Kansas passed away peacefully on Thurs. Jan. 12, 2017 in Wichita. Ruth was born the daughter of Roger and Cora (Chisman) Burroughs on Dec. 16, 1915 in Morley, Iowa. Ruth and Andy Morgan were united in marriage. Ruth retired as a seamstress from Midwest Sewing Center in Wichita. She was very active in Girl Scouts her entire life. Ruth and Andy enjoyed camping with...
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Betty E. Patrick

April 19, 1923 - January 12, 2017

Patrick, Betty Evelyn (Boots), 93, of Wichita passed away peacefully on Thurs. Jan. 12, 2017 at her home surrounded by family in Wichita. She was born Betty Evelyn Miller on April 19, 1923 in Winfield, Kansas, to Clarence Herman Miller and Anna Laura Carton. She was married on Nov. 18, 1946 to Arie (Buster) Wright Patrick. Betty came to Wichita in April, 1940, with her grandmother, Lydia Belle...
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Helen Faye Lee

May 24, 1922 - January 10, 2017

Lee, Helen “Faye”, loving wife, mother, daughter, sister, grandmother, great-grandmother, and friend passed away January 10th 2017. She was born in Denver, Colorado on May 24th 1922. She was the daughter of Lyle and Mae Carson. They lived in Wichita for a time later moving to San Diego, California where Faye met and married Wilfred A. Lee. They operated landscape businesses in...
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Thomas David Keese

December 31, 1963 - January 8, 2017

Keese, Thomas David, 53, of Valley Center, Kansas passed away on Sun. Jan. 8, 2017 at home in Valley Center. Thomas was born the son of Travis and Betty (Holt) Keese on Dec. 31, 1963 in Dallas, TX. Thomas and Daphne were united in marriage on Aug. 3, 1991 in Springfield, MO. Together they celebrated 25 years of marriage. Thomas had a bachelor’s degree from Missouri State University in...
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Dollie Mae Mora

November 30, 1940 - January 8, 2017

Mora, Dollie Mae “Jackie”, was granted her angel wings to be with our Lord Jesus Christ and her loving husband on January 8th, 2017. She was born November 30th, 1940, in Wichita, Kansas to Joseph Lambert and Lorene Pearl Exley, she was the eldest of four children. She met and married Alexander Mora. Mrs. Mora was a homemaker while her husband was the owner of Alex Mora Paint and Body...
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Keith E. Bestgen

October 27, 1948 - December 31, 2016

Bestgen, Keith Eugene, 68, of Wichita, KS passed away December 31, 2016. He was born on October 27, 1948 to Robert & Matilda Bestgen, Keith worked as a sheet metal assembler for the Boeing Company & Spirit Aerosystems for 40 years, retiring in February of 2015. He was married to Mary E. Bestgen for over 45 years. Mr. Bestgen is survived in death by his wife, Mary of Wichita, KS; son...
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Donald Pennock

October 30, 1945 - December 27, 2016

Pennock, Donald D. “Don”, 71, of Wichita, Kansas passed away on Tues. Dec. 27, 2016 in Wichita. Don was born the son of Gale and Ileene Pennock on Oct. 30, 1945 in Wichita, Kansas. Don and Connie Pennock were united in marriage on Sept. 25, 2004 in Wichita. Together they celebrated 12 years of marriage. Don owned and operated many dry cleaners over the years in Wichita. Don enjoyed...
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Mary J. Miller

July 28, 1952 - December 23, 2016

Mary J. Miller of Wichita, Kansas, 64, passed away on December 23, 2016. Mary was born on July 28, 1952 in Wichita, KS to Archie and Beulah Brown. She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Michael J. Miller Sr.; and her sister, Betty Finley. Mary is survived by her son, Michael Jr.; her grandchildren Jordan and Dalton Miller; her brother Marvin (Diana) Brown of Rye, Colorado; and many...
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Edna M. Young

October 25, 1931 - December 19, 2016

Edna Mae Young, of Wichita, passed away peacefully at the age of 85 on December 19, 2016, with her loving husband, Lynn, by her side. Survived by her daughters, Pam, Bridget, and Rebecca, 10 grandchildren and 8 great- grandchildren.
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Amy Sullens

January 30, 1936 - December 18, 2016

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Amy Sullens

January 30, 1936 - December 18, 2016

Sullens, Amy, age 79, beloved sister, Aunt, cousin and friend passed away Dec. 18, 2016. Former employee of Lou Register’s in Phoenix, AZ and Via Christi Hospitals in Wichita, she enjoyed her retirement here in Wichita, a city she truly loved. She was preceded in death by her parents William and Edith Sullens and niece Malia Sullens. She is survived by her sisters Rebecca (Jim) Baker,...
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Linda Lee Brantner

July 21, 1950 - December 18, 2016

Linda Lee Brantner, 66, died December 18, 2016 after a five and one-half year battle with cancer. Linda was a proud graduate of Wichita State University with a Bachelor’s Degree and an MBA. She finished her professional career with 25 years at Delta Dental of Kansas culminating as the President and CEO. Additionally, she was President and CEO of Surency Life and Health Insurance as well as...
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Donna F. Weaver

February 3, 1950 - December 17, 2016

Donna F. Weaver, 66, passed away on December 17, 2016. A memorial service will be held at Lakeview Funeral Home Chapel on Friday, December 23, 2016, at 2p.m.
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Charles R. Anderson

January 22, 1954 - December 17, 2016

Anderson, Charles R. “Rudy”, 62, of Wichita, Kansas passed away on Sat. Dec. 17, 2016 in Wichita. Rudy was born the son of Joseph and Cynthia “Pauline” (Gutcher) Anderson on Jan. 22, 1954 in Superior, NE. Rudy and Lynda were united in marriage on Aug. 14, 1972 in Great Bend, KS. Together they celebrated 44 years of marriage. Rudy and his brother Joe owned and operated five...
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Norma Lee Safely

February 18, 1928 - December 14, 2016

Safely, Norma Lee (Kyle), Realtor, passed away peacefully on December 14, 2016. She was born in Great Bend, KS on February 18, 1928. Preceded in death by her loving husband, James H. Safely, Architect, her Parents, Sister and Brother. She leaves behind her three daughters; Kyle Ann (Craig) Anderson and Son, Austin (Chrissy) Gebert, Eagle, ID. Twin daughters, Kay Lynn (Steve) James and sons,...
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Donald E. Duncan

December 14, 1951 - December 14, 2016

Duncan, Pastor Donald Edward, 65, of Wichita, Kansas went to be with the Lord on Wednesday December 14, 2016 in Wichita. Don was born the son of Virgil and Dollie (Overturff) Duncan on December 14, 1951 in San Fernando, CA. Don and Susan were united in marriage on March 14, 1970 in Chino, CA. Together they celebrated 46 years of marriage. Don and Sue were called from Lord to Wichita from...
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Dorothy Fulton

December 16, 1946 - December 13, 2016

Dorothy Lea Fulton was born December 16, 1946 to James and Marie Fulton in Bethany, Missouri. She left her life on earth December 13, 2016 in Wichita, Kansas. She grew up in Jetmore, Kansas and was a resident of Kansas for her adult life. She had a Bachelor’s Degree from Wichita State University, a Master’s Degree from Hays University, and a PhD from the University of Kansas. She...
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Jack L. Shumard

June 3, 1929 - December 13, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Lakeview Funeral Home, WICHITA, KS.
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Frank G. Higley

May 29, 1919 - December 10, 2016

Higley, Frank Glen “Bud”, 97, of Wichita, Kansas passed away Sat. Dec. 10, 2016 in Wichita. Frank was born the son of Clem and Maggie (Hawk) Higley on May 29, 1919 in Atchinson, KS. Frank and Ednalee were united in marriage on Aug. 15, 1944 in Wichita. Together they celebrated 51 years of marriage before her passing in 1995. Frank served in the United States Army Air Corp during WWII...
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Jerry R. Krueger

April 25, 1929 - December 9, 2016

Krueger, Jerry R., 87, beloved husband, opa, brother, uncle and friend of Wichita, Kansas passed away on Friday December 9, 2016 in Wichita. Jerry was born the son of Helmuth and Erna (Neuse) Krueger on March 25, 1929 in Wolgast Pommern, Germany. Jerry and Inge Krueger were united in marriage on March 25, 1948 in Berlin, Germany. Together they celebrated 68 years of marriage. Jerry was born and...
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Marguerite V. Johnson

November 11, 1922 - December 7, 2016

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Howard A. Johnson

October 9, 1922 - December 7, 2016

Johnson Jr., Howard A., passed away on December 7, 2016, at age 94. He was born in Burlington, KS on October 9, 1922 to Howard A. Johnson and Ruth L. Howard. He worked at Beech Aircraft from 1953-1988 as a machinist. Howard always loved his tractor work mowing and plowing gardens on the north end, after retiring he really put it to work. Howard and Rose A. Shay were married June 6, 1948 and they...
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Bernard Barton Welch

June 20, 1930 - December 6, 2016

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Keith R. Zinn

May 4, 1930 - December 6, 2016

Zinn, Keith R., 86, entered into Heaven on December 6, 2016. As a young man, he enlisted in the Army Air Corps which later became the U.S. AirForce. He was a proud WWII Veteran. He was an entrepreneur, builder and community development. He built homes, apartments, furniture in the Andover area and later served as city council member. Keith was a family man survived by his wife of 64 years, Melba,...
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Jane G. Eckerman

May 20, 1928 - December 4, 2016

Jane Gillespie Eckerman passed away on Sunday, December 4th, 2016. She was born May 20th, 1928 in Bartlesville, OK to Ralph and Martha Engels and later adopted by her mother’s second husband Fred Gillespie. She attended high school in Royal Oak, MI, junior college at Gulf Park College in Gulfport, MS and graduated from Northwestern University, Evanston, IL in 1951 with a degree in English....
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Teresa A. Martinez

October 20, 1913 - December 3, 2016

Martinez, Teresa Alaniz, 103, passed away peacefully, December 3, 2016. Teresa was born in La Piedad, Michoacán, on October 20, 1913 to Romona Zaragoza and Francisco Alaniz. She was the last of 12 children. Teresa was married to Felipe Martinez and together they had eight children. There are over 150 descendants from Teresa and Felipe. Preceded in death by her second oldest son, Frank...
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Joel S. Martin

September 17, 1973 - December 3, 2016

Martin, Joel S., 43, of Wichita, Kansas passed away Sat. Dec. 3, 2016 in Wichita. Joel was born the son of Chris and Susan Martin on Sept. 17, 1973 in Fairfield, CA. Joel worked 20 years at Cessna as a graphite assembler. He was preceded in death by his mother, Susan Martin. Survivors include his wife, Echo Martin of Winfield, KS, daughters, Madison and Allison Martin, father, Chris Martin of...
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Margaret Anna Mishler

July 9, 1925 - December 1, 2016

Mishler, Margaret Anne, 91, of Andover, KS passed away Thurs. Dec. 1, 2016 at Victoria Falls Assisted Living in Andover. Margaret was born in her family home on July 9, 1925 in Ludell, KS. She attended Trinity Lutheran School and graduated in May 1939. She worked on her family wheat farm until 17 years old then moved to Denver, CO at the start of WWII in 1941 and worked at Gates Rubber Co....
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Carrie Mae Nance

August 28, 1920 - November 29, 2016

Nance, Carrie Mae, 96, of Wichita, KS passed away on Tues. Nov. 29, 2016 in Del City, OK. Carrie was born the daughter Robert and Grace Lamey on Aug. 8, 1920 in Wynnewood, OK. Carrie and Arras Nance were united in marriage until his passing in 2010. She is preceded in death by her parents, husband, son, Robert Nero, sisters, Roberta Brooks, Johnny Mae Jackson and Edna Mae Adams. Survivors...
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Gerald C. Neece

September 16, 1924 - November 28, 2016

Neece, Gerald C., 92, WWII Army Veteran, retired Boeing welder and farmer, passed away Monday, November 28, 2016. Visitation will be Thurs. Dec. 1, 2016 from 5 to 7pm. Funeral services will be Friday, December 2, 2016 at 10am both at Lakeview Funeral Home, 12100 E. 13th St. N., Wichita, KS. Preceded in death by his parents, Lloyd Bernard and LeOkley Norris (Woodruff) Neece and sister, Bernadine....
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Betty Landis

November 7, 1925 - November 26, 2016

Landis, Betty E., age 91, passed away on Saturday, November 26, 2016 in Wichita, Kansas. She was born Betty Emma Rose in Parsons, Kansas on November 7, 1925 and was raised in Parsons by her mother, Pearl Newell (Carter) Rich, and her step-father, Demarest Loren Rich. She was married to John Curtis Landis on October 16, 1949 in Parsons and they moved to Wichita in 1956 where they lived the rest of...
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Shauna L. Swanson

November 3, 1963 - November 26, 2016

Shauna L. Swanson (Seeber), 53, passed away Saturday, November 26, 2016. Shauna was born in Kansas City, MO on Nov. 3, 1963 and 6 weeks later was adopted by Harlan C. and Wilma J. Seeber. “I wasn’t expected, I was selected.” She was preceded in death by her parents and her daughter Brooke. She is survived by her children, Kristi (Nic) Brown of Derby, Ashley (Jason) Hartung of...
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Conni L. Phillips

January 16, 1940 - November 25, 2016

Phillips, Conni Lou, 76, passed away on November 25, 2016. Conni was born the daughter of Curtis and Clara Lindsey on January 16, 1940 in Colorado Springs, CO. Conni is survived by her first husband, Vic Yingling III, and their children Vicki Yingling and Ernie Yingling, and his wife, Lisa. She dedicated her life to her grandchildren: Casey Yingling (husband Stephen Maurer), Jessica Oster ...
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Gloria E. Kisner

February 2, 1953 - November 24, 2016

Gloria E. Kisner, 63, went home to Jesus on November 24, 2016. She was born on February 2, 1953 in Toledo, Ohio to Carl VanPelt and Margaret Yocum. Gloria was employed at the VA Hospital and Wescon for many years. She was a member of St. Anne’s Catholic Church. She was married to Cecil Kisner, and helped with his three children, her children Mary Baird, Walter Parker III and Cathy Counts,...
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Robert J. Razook

December 12, 1929 - November 16, 2016

Robert J. (Bob) Razook, Wichita, Kansas passed away Wednesday, November 16, 2016, in Wichita. Bob was born December 12, 1929 in Hesston, Kansas, the son of Sam and Mabel Elkouri Razook. Bob served his country enlisting in U.S. Marine Corps. He proudly served between WW2 and the Korean War. He was also a member of the Masons. Bob worked at Boeing in the 1950’s before moving to Hesston. He...
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Elvin Clift

January 26, 1928 - November 12, 2016

Clift, Elvin C., 88, of Wichita, Kansas passed away on Sat. Nov. 12, 2016 in Wichita. Elvin was born on Jan. 26, 1928 in Marshfield, MO the son of Roy and Elizabeth (Cantrell) Clift. Elvin and Shirley Clift were united in marriage on March 8, 1952 in Mountain Home, Arkansas. He retired after 37 years in 1990 from Allen’s Concrete Company in Wichita as a truck driver. He served as a deacon...
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Cheryl Ann Lyda

August 3, 1952 - November 11, 2016

Lyda, Cheryl, 64, passed away on Friday, Nov. 11, 2016. She was born in East Chicago, IN, to Carrol and Jean Stevens on Aug. 3, 1952. She graduated from Heights High School, Wichita; received her bachelor of arts from Emporia State College, earned two master’s degrees in early childhood education from Kansas State University and Wichita State University. She taught first in Wichita, then El...
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