Obituaries

Betty Brack

Betty Lou Brack, 80, passed away May 25, 2018, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital, Lawrence, Kan. She was born August 19, 1937, at Great Bend, Kan., to Wilbur B. and Harriet W. (Dorfshaffer) Armstrong. She married C.M. Brack December 10, 1960, at Great Bend. He passed away August 17, 2008.There will ...

JoAnn Fort

JoAnn Faye Fort, 75, passed away 8/9/18. Chapel Oaks Cremation & Funeral Services is handling arrangements. See www.chapeloaksne.com for complete obituary and condolences.

Kenneth Holden

Services for Ken Holden, 90, Lawrence will be held at 2 p.m., Thurs., Aug. 16th at First Southern Baptist Church. Visit. will be from 6 - 8 p.m. Wed., Aug. 15th at Warren-McElwain Mortuary.

Delbert Shankel

The memorial service for Delbert M. Shankel, who died 7/12 will be 8/18 at 4 p.m. in Woodruff Auditorium in the Kansas Union. A reception will follow in the Adams Alumni Center.

George Francis

George Francis, lifelong resident of Lawrence, Kansas and local business owner, died at the age of 90. He was best known for his store, Francis Sporting Goods which he co-owned with his father Gilbert Francis (established in 1947) and son, Jon Francis, until George's retirement in 1993.George ...

Patricia Konop

A visitation for Patricia Konop, 60, Lawrence, will be 2-4 pm, Sat. Aug. 18, 2018, at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. A celebration will follow at Astro's at 5 pm. rumsey-yost.com

Constance Robinson

Memorial Services for Constance Mock Robinson, 96, Lawrence, will be at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, August 18, 2018 at First United Methodist Church. Inurnment will be at Pioneer Cemetery. Mrs. Robinson died Friday, August 3, 2018.She was born December 21, 1921, in Winston Salem, North Carolina, the ...

Beatrice Wright

Madison/Lawrence, Kansas - Beatrice Ann Wright, December 16, 1917-July 31, 2018.Beatrice A. Wright, Ph.D., played a leading role in changing social thought about the experience of people with disabilities and influenced social policy about their full inclusion into every domain of life. Her ...

Joseph Adler

Memorial services for Joseph E. Adler 58, Lawrence will be held Saturday, August 18, 2018, 10:30 AM at Memorial Park, 1517 E. 15th St, Lawrence, KS. Casual attire.Joe passed away at his home July 17, 2018. and will be remembered as a kind and loyal friend, son, brother, and with a sometimes ...

Shirley Johnson

Shirley Jean Johnson, age 83 of Baldwin City, KS passed away August 9, 2018 at Brookside Retirement Community, Overbrook, KS. Shirley was born May 17, 1935, the 5th daughter of William A and Marie Hunter.She attended grade school in the Willow Springs School District #51 and graduated from ...

Missy Nobo

Amazing mother, wife, and teacher, Missy Nobo, 67, died on August 8th 2018, at her home in Lawrence, KS after a long but fierce battle with breast cancer. As was true for more than 45 years of her life, Missy's devoted family attended to her in the final hours.Missy was born Melissa Dorn Lummus ...

Jeroldene Waldo-Martin

Jeroldene Ann Waldo-Martin, age 88, of Baldwin City, Kansas passed away August 7, 2018 at Lawrence Memorial Hospital. She was born February 28, 1930 in rural Baldwin City, KS, the daughter of Jerold Hobson and Fern (Sutton) Hobson.She graduated from Baldwin City High School with the class of ...

Mary Wilcox

No formal services are planned for Mary Anne Wilcox, 87, Lawrence. She passed away Wed., Aug. 8th at Pioneer Ridge. For Mary Anne's full obituary go to warrenmcelwain.com.

Mary Wilcox

No formal services are planned for Mary Anne Wilcox, 87, Lawrence. She passed away Wed., Aug. 8th at Pioneer Ridge. For Mary Anne's full obituary go to warrenmcelwain.com.

Rose Ball

Services for Rose Ball, 85, Eudora will be held at 10 a.m. Mon., Aug. 13th at Warren-McElwain Mortuary - Eudora Chapel. Rose passed away Tues., Aug. 7th. warrenmcelwain.com

Diane Darwin

Arrangements for Diane, 72, Lawrence will be announced by Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. She died Thursday at her home. rumsey-yost.com

Derick Perron

died Thursday, August 9, 2018. Service 10AM, Monday, Barnett Family Funeral Home, Oskaloosa. Visitation 2-4 PM, Sunday at Funeral Home. www.barnettfamilyfh.com

Benjamin Tibbits

Benjamin "Ben" Andrew Tibbits, 83, Lawrence, died peacefully August 9, 2018 at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.Ben was born June 14, 1935 in Topeka, the son of Earl Lee and Frances Tibbits. He graduated from Highland Park High School, Topeka, Kansas in 1954. Ben served as a cook in ...

Mary Wilcox

No formal services are planned for Mary Anne Wilcox, 87, Lawrence. She passed away Wed., Aug. 8th at Pioneer Ridge. For Mary Anne's full obituary go to warrenmcelwain.com.

Brenda Long

Brenda Kaye Long entered into heaven, August 8, 2018, after a very recent cancer diagnosis. She was 68 years old.Brenda was born June 5, 1950 in Kansas City, KS to Francis and Betha (Sharp) McConkey. She graduated from Eudora High School in 1968 and married Dale Long on August 28, 1970 in ...