Obits

Merle Holliday 1930-2021
Merle Eugene Holliday, 91, Topeka, passed to his heavenly home on Sunday, Dec. 5, 2021. He was born Jan. 27, 1930, at his grandparents’ farm near Corning, the son of Virgil and Blanche (Williamson) Holliday. Merle accepted Jesus as his Lord and Savior at the age of 27 and was baptized at Good...
Kyle Martin 1961-2021
Kyle James Martin, 59, of Mayetta, passed away on Thursday, Dec. 2, 2021, at his home in Mayetta. He was born Dec. 28, 1961, in Junction City, the son of Bill and Joan (Shandy) Martin. Kyle graduated from Junction City High School in 1980 and he later earned his associate’s degree.  Kyle was a...
Ginny Robinson 1950-2021
Virginia Arlene (Ginny) Robinson, 71, passed away peacefully on Friday, Dec. 3, 2021, at her home. Ginny was born on April 21, 1950, in Larned. She was preceded in death by her mother, Dana (Petersillie) Rees; her stepfather, George Rees; her father, Calvin Culp; and her brother, Lloyd Culp. Ginny...
Carl Anderson 1930-2021
Carl Junior Anderson, 91, of Muscotah, died Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2021, at his home. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, Dec. 6 at the Muscotah United Church in Muscotah. Visitation will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 5 at Becker-Dyer-Stanton Funeral Home in Atchison. Memorials...
Lyle Thornton 1940-2021
Lyle E. Thornton, 81, Lenexa, died on Wednesday, Nov. 24, 2021, at Overland Park Regional Hospital. Lyle was born April 25, 1940, to Charles (Chuck) and Louella Thornton of Holton. Both his parents and brother, Leo Thornton, preceded him in death. His wife, Paulette (Deke) Thornton, survives....
Chris Brown 1988-2021
Christopher Michael Brown, 33, Valley Falls, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 24, 2021. He was born Oct. 4, 1988, to Michael and Dawn Brown. Chris graduated from Mission Valley High School in 2007. Growing up, he enjoyed showing cattle in 4-H, playing sports and in high school he loved rodeoing. After...
Robert Shopteese 1935-2021
Robert “Shuckahosee” Larue Shopteese, 86, of Mayetta, passed away Sunday, Nov. 28, 2021, at St. Francis Hospital in Topeka. He was born Jan. 31, 1935, the son of King P. and Mary “Mae” Ruth (Williams) Shopteese. Robert attended Marty Catholic Boarding School in Marty, S.D. Robert worked as an...
Marvin “Punky” Leo Massey, 82, Robinson, died Thursday, Nov. 25, 2021, in Hiawatha. A celebration of Mr. Massey’s life will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 1 at Chapel Oaks Funeral Home in Hiawatha with Chaplain Tim Champ, Freedom Hospice, officiating. Interment will follow at Rose Hill Cemetery...
Andy Robertson 1968-2021
Paschual “Andy” Andrew Robertson, 53, of Holton, passed away with his family by his side on Tuesday, Nov. 23, 2021, at the Wesley Medical Center in Wichita. He was born May 4, 1968, in Carlsbad, N.M., the son of Samuel Jr. and Reba Nell (Thacker) Robertson. He graduated from Lubbock Monterrey High...
Gary Hickman 1944-2021
Gary Hickman, 77-year-old former Fort Supply, Okla., resident and current Ponca City, Okla., resident, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 23, 2021, in Ponca City. Funeral services were held Monday, Nov. 29 at the First Baptist Church of Woodward with the Rev. Steve Scott officiating. Burial followed in the...

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