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Obituaries from January 2007

Doris K. Pettit (01/31/07)
Feb. 10, 1922-Jan. 28, 2007  BENKELMAN -- Doris K. Pettit, 85, died Sunday (Jan. 28, 2007), at Sarah Ann Hester Memorial Home in Benkelman. She was born Feb. 10, 1922, to Robert and Mabel (Solberg) White on a farm near Oxford, and attended school near her home...
Virgil 'Bill' McMahan (01/31/07)
Nov. 17, 1926 - Jan. 27, 2007 THE?VILLAGES, Fla. -- Virgil "Bill" Dwight McMahan, 80, died Saturday (Jan. 27, 2007) at The Villages, Fla.   He was 80 years old. He was born Nov. 17, 1926, at McCook to Joseph and Belva (Rowland) McMahan.  He graduated from McCook High School in 1944...
Floyd Alton 'Ton' Marks (01/31/07)
Nov. 25, 1940 - Jan. 27, 2007 CULBERTSON?-- Floyd Alton "Ton" Marks, 66, died Tuesday (Jan. 30, 2007) at his home south of Culbertson. He was born Nov. 25, 1940, to Floyd A. and Flora L. (Osborn) Marks at Trenton.  On Feb. 3, 1963, he married Alice Eileen Clary at the Church of God in McCook.  He had worked for the Co-op in Culbertson, then for Kugler's. He also drove a fertilizer truck for UAP. ...
Hazel 'Lucille' Long (01/30/07)
Aug. 11, 1906 - Jan. 27, 2007 COLBY, Kan. -- Hazel "Lucille" (Kilmer) Long, 100, died Saturday (Jan. 27, 2007) in Colby, Kan. She was born Aug. 11, 1906, in western Nebraska. She worked as a school teacher and married Guy James Long. She lived in Bird City, Kan., before moving to Colby...
Kevin Allen Brown (01/30/07)
Jan. 6, 1985 - Jan. 28, 2007 ST. FRANCIS -- Kevin Allen Brown, 22, died Sunday (Jan. 28, 2007) in St. Francis. He was born Jan. 6, 1985, in Altus, Okla., to Mark Allen and Barbara Ann Brown. He moved to St. Francis and worked as a fertilizer rig operator...
Richard George Jeanperrin (01/29/07)
Sept. 20, 1947 - Jan. 21, 2007 ARVADA, Colo. --?Richard George Jeanperrin, 59, died Jan. 21, 2007, at Lutheran Hospital in Wheatridge, Colo. He was born Sept. 20, 1947, in Santa Fe, N.M., to Emil and Evelyn (Lundien) Jeanperrin. He grew up in Santa Fe until his parents death. He moved to Colorado and Oregon to live with aunts and uncles...
Doris Fenney (01/29/07)
Feb. 4, 1928 - Jan. 11, 2007 GREEN?VALLEY, Ariz. -- Doris Fenney, 78, died Jan. 11, 2007, at her home in Green Valley, Ariz. She was born Feb. 4, 1928, in Ainsworth to Gladys (Fling) and Neal Denny. She was married to Alvin Alberts on May 24, 1944. On March 1, 1969, she married Goodwin Fenney in Lead, S.D...
Carol A. Sramek (01/29/07)
April 14, 1953- Jan. 25, 2007 McDONALD, Kan. -- Carol Ann Sramek, 54, died Thursday (Jan. 25, 2007) at her home in McDonald. She was born at Lawrence, Kan., on April 14,1953, to John B. "Jack" and Virginia (Covington) Stewart. The family moved to Nitro, W. Va., in 1958. They lived there until 1969, when they returned to Kansas...
Georgia V. Sis (01/29/07)
March 26, 1913 - Jan. 26, 2007 STRATTON -- Georgia V. Sis, 93, died Friday (Jan. 26, 2007), at Community Hospital in McCook. She was born March 26, 1913, on her family's farm in Rawlins County to George and Mary (Novak) Pitner and attended country school near her home.  She also attended beauty school in Denver, Colo., before returning to northwest Kansas...
Donald Michael Le Duke (01/26/07)
Oct. 17, 1939-Jan. 25, 2007 ELWOOD -- Donald Michael LeDuke, 67, died Thursday (Jan. 25, 2007), at Tri-County Hospital in Lexington. He was born Oct. 17, 1939, at Woonsocket, R.I., to Michael and Ella (Ruhr) LeDuke. He graduated from Burrillville High School in Burrillville, R.I...
Virginia G. Wing (01/26/07)
Feb. 4, 1917-Jan. 25, 2006 Virginia G. Wing, age 89, died Thursday, Jan. 25, 2007 at McCook Community Hospital. She was born Feb. 4, 1917 to Harry and Edna (Newbrough) Burns at Fort Dodge, Iowa. She graduated from Fort Dodge High School. She married Dr. Charles E. Wing Sept. 21, 1940. To this union one daughter was born. She enjoyed playing her piano and organ, needlework, embroidery, sewing, art and crafts...
Albertice Lucille Anderson (01/26/07)
Oct. 11, 1911 - Jan. 20, 2007 REDDING, Calif. -- Albertice Lucille (Kemp) Anderson, 88, died Saturday (Jan. 20, 2007) at Mercy Medical Center in Redding, Calif. She was born Oct. 11, 1911, in Lebanon, Kan. She married Farrell Anderson and worked as a school teacher for 42 years...
Albert J. Latta (01/25/07)
Dec. 26, 1920-Jan. 23, 2007   STRATTON -- Albert J. Latta, 86, died Monday (Jan. 23, 2007) at his home in Stratton. He was born Dec. 26, 1920, at Stanford, to Albert M. and Selma (Harding) Latta.  After moving to Stratton, he attended and graduated from Stratton High School...
James E. Premer DVM (01/24/07)
Aug. 16, 1937 - Jan. 23, 2007 BLUE HILL -- James E. Premer DVM, 69, died Tuesday (Jan. 23. 2007) at Bryan LGH West in Lincoln. He was born on Aug. 16, 1937, to Noel G. and Vesta E. (Ohlson) Premer at Bartley. He graduated from Bartley High School as the Salutatorian. He attended McCook Junior College and then attended and graduated from Colorado State University...
Gilbert Vern Richards (01/24/07)
June 15, 1923 - Jan. 18, 2007 DUMAS, Texas -- Gilbert 'Gib' Richards, 83, died Thursday (Jan. 18, 2007) in Dumas, Texas. Services were today at 10 a.m., in Morrison Memorial Chapel, with the Rev. Beth Harrington, pastor of the First United Methodist Church officiating...
Francis Krizek (01/24/07)
Nov. 16, 1925 - Jan. 20, 2007 OBERLIN -- Francis Krizek, 81, died Saturday (Jan. 20, 2007) at Decatur County Hospital. He was born Nov. 16, 1925, in Jennings, Kan., to Frank and Anna Mae (Flata) Krizek. He grew up a farm in the Jennings area. He attended country school and graduated from Jennings High School...
Darleen A. McClelland (01/23/07)
March 19, 1929 - Jan. 21, 2007 BEAVER?CITY?-- Darlecn A. McClelland, 77, died Sunday (Jan. 21, 2007) at the Beaver City Manor. She was born March 19, 1929, at Almena, Kan. to Walter and Eulalia (King) Roeder. She grew up in Almena and graduated from Almena High School with the class of 1947. She attended Fort Hays State College at Hays, Kan., for two years. She taught county school south of Almena for one year...
Larry L. Parsons (01/23/07)
March 16, 1952 - Jan. 21, 2007   Larry L. Parsons, 54, died Sunday, Jan. 21, 2007 at his home in McCook. He was born March 16, 1952, to Otto M. and Mabel B. (Daniels) Parsons at McCook.  At an early age, he moved with his family to Stratton where he attended school and was a graduate of Stratton High School...
Francis Lee 'Bill' Wood (01/23/07)
Jan. 7, 1925 - Jan. 21, 2007 MCPHERSON, Kan. --Francis Lee "Bill" Wood, 82, died Sunday (Jan. 21, 2007) at Memorial Hospital in McPherson, Kan. He was born Jan. 7, 1925, near Hill City in Graham county, to Harve Edson and Pauline (Stirn) Wood. He grew up in Graham County and attended Mount Etna District No. 81 Country School and Graham County High School...
Cynthia Ann Bergling (01/23/07)
Aug. 16, 1957 - Jan. 18, 2007 OVERLAND PARK, Kan. -- Cynthia Ann Bergling, age 49, passed away Jan. 18, 2007, in Overland Park, Kan. She died of complications from severe infections after more than a two year battle from major brain trauma incurred from an automobile accident...
Charles Alfred Wegener (01/23/07)
Oct. 15, 1917 - Jan. 19, 2007 Charles Alfred Wegener, 89, passed away on Friday (Jan. 19, 2007) at Hillcrest Nursing Home in McCook. He was born on Oct. 15, 1917, in Estavan, Canada to Anton C. and Clara Amanda (Lippman) Wegener. At an early age he moved to North Dakota with his family where he received his early education. He graduated from Granville High School in Granville, ND., in the class of 1936. He then attended Minot State Teachers College for one year...
Katherine Eckhardt Adams (01/19/07)
March 17, 1911-Jan. 18, 2007 Katherine Eckhardt Adams died Thursday (Jan. 18, 2007,) at the Hillcrest Nursing Home in McCook at the age of 95. She was born March 17, 1911, at Frank Russia to Jacob and Katarine (Schreiner) Eckhardt. She came to America in October 1912, and arrived in McCook in 1913. In 1926, she moved with her family to Culbertson...
Shirley June (Hamilton) Grant (01/22/07)
May 30, 1925 - Jan. 15, 2007 GARDEN?GROVE, Calif. -- Shirley June (Hamilton) Grant, born May 30, 1925, in McCook, passed away Jan. 15, 2007, in Palm Desert, Calif. She is survived by her husband, Jim; daughters Linda and Vicky: and grandchildren Justin, Jenae and Gina...
Dorothy May Minary (01/19/07)
May 26,1927 - Jan. 18, 2007 Dorothy May Minary, 79, died Thursday (Jan. 18, 2007) at Community Hospital in McCook. She was born May 26, 1927, to John P. and Lillie M. (Clark) Wallace in Cambridge. She attended McCook Public Schools. On Oct. 30, 1942, she married Percy L. Minary in Oberlin. She was a member of the Eagles and Royal Neighbors...
Elmer Dean Keen (01/19/07)
Dec. 6, 1920 - Jan. 17, 2007 Elmer Dean Keen, 87, died Wednesday (Jan. 17, 2007). He was born Dec. 6, 1920, in Lincoln, to Martin and Helen Keen. He grew up near McCook and graduated from high school in 1939. He was a Lt. Commander in the U.S. Navy and a distinguised pilot and instructor. He retired after 27 years of service. He then served as a Sky Marshall and Customs Agent, living in Kingwood, Texas for 28 years...
Harold Edward Yeager (01/19/07)
April 1, 1929 - Jan. 17, 2007 Harold Edward Yeager 78, died Wednesday (Jan. 17, 2007) at his home in McCook. He was born April 1, 1929, in Culbertson to Henry and Anna Marie (Hein) Yeager.  He attended school in Culbertson. On May 14, 1950, he married Norma Jean Wolgamott. They made their home in McCook where he was employed as a heavy equipment operator for the Nebraska Department of Roads, McCook Division.  He retired in 1990 after 36 years of service...
Wilma Louise Sergel (01/18/07)
Aug. 30, 1921 - Jan. 15, 2007 ELWOOD?-- Wilma Louise Sergel, 85, died Monday (Jan. 15, 2007) at Elwood Care Center. She was born Aug. 30, 1921, in Frontier County to William A. and Louise M. (Seikjost) Schneider. She attended Elwood High School and graduated with the class of 1940...
Beatrice 'Artie Marie Blake (01/18/07)
Jan. 19, 1906 - Jan. 17, 2007 Beatrice "Artie" Marie Blake of McCook died in her home at Highland Park on Wednesday (Jan. 17, 2007).  She was 100 years old. She was born Jan. 19, 1906, in Indianola to Henry Theodore and Anna Marie (Jensen) Lang.  She attended rural school south of Indianola...
Ronald Schreiner (01/17/07)
Dec. 12, 1949 - Jan. 14, 2007 WAKEENEY, Kan. -- Ronald Schreiner, 57, died Sunday (Jan. 14, 2007) at Trego Lemke Memorial Hospital in WaKeeney, Kan. He was born Dec. 14, 1949, in Hays, Kan., to Michael Raymond and Eula Maxine (Jamison) Schreiner. He graduated from Trego Community High School in 1967...
Lucille Theresa (Marintzer) Solko (01/17/07)
Aug. 28, 1916 - Dec. 18, 2006 ATWOOD?--?Lucille Theresa (Marintzer) Solko was the sixth child born to Joseph and Mary (Huss) Marintzer on Aug. 28, 1916.  She passed away at the Good Samaritan Center in Atwood on Monday morning, Dec. 18, 2006, at the age of 90 years...
Hilda B. McGee (01/17/07)
June 12, 1921 - Jan. 15, 2007 OBERLIN -- Hilda B. McGee, 85, died Monday (Jan. 15, 2007) at Decatur County Good Samaritan Center. She was born June 12, 1921, near Clayton in Norton County, Kan., to Franklin and Gernia (Mitchen) Madden. She grew up on a farm in rural Clayton and attended Mount Sunshine County Schools. She graduated from Lenora High School...
Clara M. (Gay) Casford (01/16/07)
Dec. 15, 1910 - Jan. 14, 2007 CAMBRIDGE?-- Clara M. (Gay) Casford died Sunday (Jan. 14, 2007) at the Cambridge Manor Home at the age of 96. She was born Dec. 15, 1910, at Lebanon the daughter of the late Charles Edward and Hallie Elizabeth (Horton) Weatherwax. She grew up at Lebanon where she attended Lebanon High School...
Robert Dale Keen Jr. (01/15/07)
Aug. 16, 1956 - Jan. 12, 2007 Robert Dale Keen Jr., 50, died Friday (Jan. 12, 2007) at his home in McCook. Memorial services will be Wednesday, 2 p.m., at Herrmann Funeral Memorial Chapel in McCook, with the Rev. Steve Bales officiating. Inurnment will be at a later date...
Jackilyn 'Jackie' McCarter (01/16/07)
April 24, 1943-Jan. 4, 2007 Jackilyn "Jackie" McCarter, 63, died Jan. 4, 2007, at Community Hospital in McCook. She was born April 24, 1943, to Thomas and Georgina (Fyrer) Grant in Ontario, Canada. She and her first husband, Harold 'Bud' Hunter, eventually settled in Lexington, where she was a dispatcher for the Lexington Police Department for 15 years...
Leah Marie McCullough (01/16/07)
June 12, 1968 - Jan. 9, 2007 OBERLIN -- Leah Marie McCullough, 38, died Tuesday (Jan. 9, 2007) in Oberlin. She was born June 12, 1968, in Minneapolis, Minn., to Fred and Maryan (Jordan) Boswell. She grew up in Minneapolis and attended school there...
Dorothea 'Dorothy' E. (Holste) Lewis (01/15/07)
May 19, 1914 - Jan 12, 2007 ATWOOD?-- Dorothea "Dororthy" Elizabeth Holste Lewis. 92, died Friday (Jan. 12, 2007). She was born on May 19, 1914, near Ludell to Herman and Mary (Hoffbauer) Holtse. She was baptized and confirmed in the Christian faith at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Ludell. She grew up on the farm where her grandparents settled...
Evelyn Louise Lindgren (01/15/07)
Feb. 1, 1929 - Jan. 13, 2007 TRENTON?-- Evelyn  Louise Lindgren, age 77,  died Jan. 13, 2007 at El Dorado Nursing Home in Trenton.  She was born Feb. 1, 1929, to John and Cornelia Lily (Clug) Lindgren in Los Angeles, Calif.  She lived in the community for 67 years.  She worked at various places in McCook, including Community Hospital...
Agnes I. Funk (01/12/07)
July 15, 1919-Jan. 12, 2007 Agnes I. Funk, 87, died Friday (Jan. 12, 2007), at Hillcrest Nursing Home.   She was born July 15, 1919, at Eldorado, to Jacob and Aganetha (Klippenstein) Tessman.  At age 22 she left Nebraska and moved to California.  She worked in cafes and hotels before getting a job at the Navy dry dock...
Dale A. Bradshaw (01/15/07)
Feb. 23, 1926 - Jan. 13, 2007 DENVER, Colo. -- Dale A. Bradshaw, age 80, died on Saturday (Jan. 13, 2007) following a battle with cancer. He was born Feb. 23, 1926, in the town of McCook, to the late Bert and Mabel Bradshaw. He served in the U.S. Air Force during World War II, stationed at Alamogordo, NM. He married Marjorie Poore June 10, 1945, in McCook. He was united in marriage with Doris Wood in Longmont, Colo., Dec. 7, 1980...
Martin Graff (01/12/07)
Feb. 6, 1916 - Jan. 9, 2007 Martin Graff Jr., 90, died Tuesday (Jan. 9, 2007) at Bryan LGH East in Lincoln. He was born Feb. 6, 1916, in Lincoln, to Martin and Marie (Moul) Graff, Sr. He moved with his family to Culbertson where he attended school. He entered the U.S. Army on Dec. 23, 1942, and served during World War II.  He was honorably discharged on Dec. 8, 1945...
Mary E. Thompson (01/10/07)
Sept. 14, 1925-Jan. 6, 2007   STRATTON -- Mary E. Thompson, of Stratton, died at her family home in North Platte on Saturday (Jan. 6, 2007) at the age of 81. She was born Sept. 14, 1925, to Arvol Dresden and Edith Fay (Gibson) Young near Mt. Home, Ark...
James E. Claussen (01/08/07)
Aug. 9, 1946 - Jan. 1, 2007 DENTON, Texas -- James E. Claussen, 59, died Monday (Jan. 1, 2007) at Denton, Texas. He was born Aug. 9, 1946, in McCook, to Donald and Genola A. (Waldo) Claussen. He was raised in Oberlin and graduated from Decatur Community High School in 1964...
Blanche E. Powell (01/09/07)
 March 13, 1906-Jan. 5, 2007 NORTH PLATTE -- Blanche Ethel Powell, 100, died Friday (Jan. 5, 2007), at Premier Estates in North Platte. She was born in a sod house March 13, 1906, near White, in eastern Hayes County.  She attended elementary school in the Greenfield District and graduated from Maywood High School in 1924...
Dale Lutz (01/09/07)
Nov. 29, 1925 - Jan. 4, 2007 BENKELMAN --?Dale Lutz, 81, of Benkelman died with his family at his side on Thursday (Jan. 4, 2007) at Good Samaritan Hospital in Kearney. He was born to Martin and Ella (Penn) Lutz of rural northwest Dundy County on Nov. 29, 1925. He attended rural schools in the area. As a young boy he took an active role in the family farm where he continued to work until he realized the dream of owning his own. Farming would become his lifelong passion...
Genevieve Ann Schievelbein Wendland (01/08/07)
May 10, 1922 - Jan. 5, 2007 ARAPAHOE?--?Genevieve Ann Schievelbein Wendland, 84, died Friday (Jan. 5, 2007) at Creighton University Medical Center in Omaha. She was born May 10, 1922, at Arapahoe to Frederick and Elfreda (Monter) Hermes. She graduated from Arapahoe High School in 1939. ...
LeNeve Marjorie Kyle (01/08/07)
Nov. 16, 1910 - Jan 4, 2007   STRATTON -- LeNeve Marjorie Kyle, 96, died Thursday (Jan. 4, 2007) at the Sarah Ann Hester Memorial Home in Benkelman. She was born Nov. 16, 1910, in Stratton, to Henry Wilson and Nellie May (Reed) Kyle, and grew up in the Stratton area.  She was a member of the graduating class of 1929, at Stratton High School and attended Doane College for two years, graduating in 1932...
Donald D. Scott (01/08/07)
Oct. 7, 1926-Jan. 6, 2007 OBERLIN -- Donald D. Scott, 80, died Saturday (Jan. 6, 2007) at Decatur County Hospital in Oberlin. He was born Oct. 7, 1926, to George Henry and Gladys (Waldo) Scott on a farm northwest of Oberlin. He grew up on the farm and attended East Liberty Grade School and graduated from Decatur Community High School in 1944...
Ethel E. Rogers (01/08/07)
Sept. 11, 1923 - Dec. 26, 2006 WICHITA, Kan. -- Ethel E. Rogers, 83, died Dec. 26, 2006) at Larksfield Place in Wichita. She was born Sept. 11, 1923, in Topeka, Kan., to Neil and Edna (Randall) Rogers. She grew up on the family farm near Oberlin. She graduated from Decatur Community High School in 1941, Kansas State University with a degree in Mathematics, and from Northwestern University in Evanston, Ill., with an MBA...
Dale V. Lutz (01/05/07)
Nov. 29, 1925 - Jan. 4, 2007 BENKELMAN -- Dale V. Lutz, 81, died Thursday (Jan. 4, 2007) at Good Samaritan Hospital in Kearney. He was born Nov. 29, 1925, to Martin and Ella (Penn) Lutz in Dundy County. He grew up and attended rural schools in the area...
William Bill Jensen (01/05/07)
Oct. 13, 1920 - Jan. 3, 2007 William Bill Jensen, 86, died Wednesday (Jan 3, 2007) at Hillcrest Nursing Home in McCook. He was born Oct. 13, 1920, at Gem, Kan., to Jens and Mette (Axelsen) Jensen. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II from January 1942 to December 1945. He was a truck driver for many years and settled in McCook after 1976...
Christian 'Chris' Jurgens (01/04/07)
July 17, 1918 - Jan. 2, 2007 NORTH?PLATTE?-- Christian Adam Jurgens, 88, died Tuesday (Jan. 2, 2007) at Great Plains Regional Medical Center. He was born July 17, 1918, to George and Emma (Waltemath) Jurgens. He was raised in Moorefield, graduating from Moorefield High School in 1935. He attended Teachers College in Kearney...
Norma Nadine Wasia Forgue (01/04/07)
April 1, 1929 - Jan. 2, 2007 CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas -- Norma Forgue was born in McCook, April 1, 1929. She died Tuesday (Jan. 2, 2007) in Corpus Christi, Texas. Viewing will be at Rhoton Funeral Home in Carrollton, Texas, on Friday from 6-8 p.m. Funeral services will be at Calvary Hill Cemetery in Dallas, Texas, at 3:30 p.m. on Saturday...
David D. Mues (01/03/07)
March 8, 1953 - Jan. 1, 2007 ARAPAHOE -- David D. Mues, 53, died Monday (Jan. 1, 2007) at Bryan LGH Medical Center East in Lincoln. He was born March 8, 1953, at McCook, to Donald E. and Maxine A. (Van Matre) Mues. He was raised on a farm near Edison and graduated from Arapahoe High School in 1971. He went one year to Kearney State College majoring in music...
Jan (Leibhart) Trupp (01/03/07)
July 9, 1949 - Dec. 25, 2006 IMPERIAL -- Janet Rae (Leibhart) Trupp was born July 9, 1949, at McCook, to William and Irene (Wilson) Klebel.? As a young girl she moved with her parents to Lexington, where she attended school.?     She married Ron Leibhart in July of 1964, and the couple settled in Lexington. To this union four children were born, Ronald, Cheryl, Michael and Daniel. The family then moved to Imperial in 1969.?    ...
Robert Henry Sell (01/02/07)
Robert Henry Sell March 11, 1926 - Dec. 29, 2006 Robert Henry Sell, known as "Bob," 80 years of age, passed away on Friday (Dec. 29, 2006) at Community Hospital in McCook.?? He was born March 11, 1926, to Rudolph and Hazel Sell at Huntley.  He and his sister, Betty Jo, were both born in the same house and bedroom as their father Rudolph.??He attended elementary school in Huntley. ...
Elsie Clason Dunlap (01/02/07)
Feb. 23, 1921 - Dec. 30, 2006 BEAVER?CITY -- Elsie Clason Dunlap, 85, formerly of Arapahoe, died Saturday (Dec. 30, 2006) at the Beaver City Manor. She was born Feb. 23, 1921, at Orleans to Theodore and Millie (Noren) Christensen. She grew up in Edison, where she attended school...
Frederick C. Chesbro (01/02/07)
Feb. 4, 1950 - Dec. 27, 2006 SALINA, Kan. -- Frederick C. Chesbro, 56, died Wednesday (Dec. 27, 2006). He was born Feb. 4, 1950, in Coos County, N.H. He worked in floor remodeling. He was preceded in death by his father, Floyd Chesbro in 1996, step-father, Lawrence Jolls in 1997, and a grandson, Anthony Scott Chesbro in 2000...
Marilyn Gladys Rucker (01/02/07)
Aug. 13, 1928 - Dec. 28, 2006 HAYES?CENTER -- Marilyn Gladys Rucker, 78, of Hayes Center died Thursday (Dec. 28, 2006) at Good Samaritan Hospital in Kearney. She was born Aug. 13, 1928, in Hayes County to David and Gladys (Repass) Alexander. She graduated from Hayes Center High School and attended Kearney College. She taught elementary school for a short time...
Raymond George Stramel (01/02/07)
Feb. 13, 1920 - Dec. 28, 2006 Raymond 'Ray' George Stramel, 86, of McCook, died Thursday (Dec. 28, 2006) at Good Samaritan Hospital in Kearney. He was born in Topeka, Kan., to Clement and Anna Marie (Gibler) Stramel. He grew up in Hays, Kan. where he graduated from Hays High School in 1938, and from Fort Hays Kansas State College in 1942, as a physical education teacher and coach...
Martin James 'Jim' Jordan (01/02/07)
Martin James "Jim" Jordan, 66, died Wednesday, Dec. 27, 2006 at his home in Springfield, Mo.. He was born April 28, 1940 at Sioux City, Iowa, the son of the late Martin Glen and Marian Von (Ross) Jordan. He grew up in McCook where he attended St. Patricks School and graduated from McCook Senior High in 1958. He graduated from the Milford Trade School where he became an accomplished carpenter and cabinet maker...