Virginia Lee Alflen, 79, Centralia, died Saturday, May 18, 2019, at St. Francis Hospital in Topeka.
She was born May 13, 1940, in Kansas City, Mo., the daughter of Charles and Lamonta Williamson Ellis. She attended schools in Raytown, Mo., and later earned her G.E.D. in Holton in 1976.
Steven Lee Leuthold passed away on Wednesday, May 8, 2019, at the VA Hospice House, Jefferson Barracks, St. Louis, Mo.
Steve was born on Sept. 28, 1944, in Holton to W.J. and Anna Carolyn (Karns) Leuthold. He graduated from Soldier High School in 1962 and Kansas State University in 1968 with a...
Bill Stanton, 82, of Kansas City, passed away Sunday, May 5, 2019.
He was preceded in death by his wife, June (Brown) Stanton.
He is survived by daughters Jerri (Chuck), Beckie (Ray) and Amy (Ward); nine grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren.
A celebration of Mr. Stanton’s life will be held at...
Cecil Lee Bowser, 89, of Mayetta, passed away Monday, May 13, 2019, at Medicalodges Jackson County with family by his side.
He was born July 31, 1929, in Mayetta, the son of Cecil F. and Effie (Johnson) Bowser.
Cecil Lee graduated from Holton High School in 1947. He proudly served in the United...
Fred “Fritz” E. Pardee, 94, of Topeka, passed away Sunday, May 12, 2019.
He was born May 18, 1924, in Richland, the son of Robert Burns and Etta (Stenstrom) Pardee. He grew up on a farm 10 miles southeast of Richland in the Rock Creek area east of Twin Mounds. He was a graduate of Overbrook High...
Raymond McKeever, 108, Lawrence, formerly of Holton, died Saturday, May 11, 2019.
He was born March 18, 1911, in Circleville, the son of George and Emma Dick McKeever.
Mr. McKeever was a farmer and stockman. He and his wife moved to rural Holton in 1959, then to rural Lawrence in 2002.
Harold Austin Hewitt passed into the loving arms of his Savior on Friday, May 10, 2019. Reunited with Rita, his wife of 70 years, together they stroll Heaven’s garden, basking in the glory of God and being together again.
Harold was born Aug. 13, 1922, in Milford, Neb., the son of George S. and...
David Lamoine Dugan, 55, Hoyt, died Wednesday, May 1, 2019, at his home.
Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, May 17 in Holton Cemetery. A celebration of Mr. Dugan’s life will be held from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, May 19 at the National Guard Museum in Topeka.
Paul Lee Ray, 78, Mayetta, died Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, at Midland Hospice House in Topeka.
Graveside inurnment will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 18 in Mayetta Cemetery. Mercer Funeral Home of Holton is in charge of arrangements.
Bonnie May Mosher, age 91, of Topeka, passed away Monday, May 6, 2019, at Stormont-Vail Hospital.
Bonnie was born July 1, 1927, in Topeka, the daughter of Ralph and Lavena (Dutcher) Allensworth. She attended school in Elmont.
She married Vernon Ray Mosher Sr. on Jan. 13, 1947, in Rushville, Mo. He...