Obituaries

Zella Boydston

Services for Zella Vesta "Sally" Boydston will be 11am, Fri. Aug. 23 at Big Springs United Methodist Church. Visitation 10-11am at the church. More information at rumsey-yost.com.

Sharon Hummer

Sharon Laughlin Hummer, died unexpectedly on August 7, 2019 at the age of 57 while on vacation in Hawaii.Sharon is survived by her husband, Edward Hummer and son, Graham Hummer; her sister Susan Laughlin-Anderson and brother-in-law Dan Anderson; her sisters-in-law, Mary Hummer and Angela ...

Elizabeth Arnold

Elizabeth C. Arnold, 82, formerly of Mission, KS passed away Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019 at Lawrence Presbyterian Manor in Lawrence, Kansas. A visitation will begin at 10 a.m. followed by a memorial service at 11 a.m., Saturday, August 24th at the McGilley & Hoge Chapel, 8024 Santa Fe Drive, ...

Robert Bigsby

A Celebration of Life for Robert R. Bigsby, Jr. "Bobby" will be held from 2 - 4 p.m. on Mon., Aug. 26th at Blue Jacket Crossing Vineyard and Winery. For obituary go to warrenmcelwain.com.

J. Harper

A Celebration of Life will be 2 pm, November 9th, 2019, held at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Lawrence (UUCL). Memorials may be sent to UUCL. rumsey-yost.com

Cynthia McClure

Cynthia Louise McClure, 66, Lawrence, died on Monday, August 12, 2019. Cynthia was born on October 11, 1952 in Rochester, Minnesota, the daughter of Dr. Rensselaer W. and Mary Anne McClure. Cynthia attended Lawrence schools and graduated from the University of Kansas with a degree in Social ...

Carol Moddrell

A Celebration of Life will be held for Dr. Carol Moddrell from 2 - 4 p.m. on Sun., Sept. 1, 2019 at The Eldridge Hotel in Lawrence, KS. For Carol's full obituary go to warrenmcelwain.com.

Mark Scott

Mark Chapin Scott, 71, of Topeka, Kansas passed away July 7, 2019 at UCLA Ronald Regan Hospital in Los Angeles, CA, surrounded by friends and family. Dr. Scott attended Topeka public schools and graduated from Topeka West High in 1966. He became a member of the Alpha Nu Chapter of Beta Theta Pi ...

Devonte Turner

Svc for Dévonté L. Turner will be 10 a.m., Tues., Aug. 20, 2019 at Warren-McElwain Mortuary in Law., burial at Oak Hill Cem. A vis. will be held 6-8 p.m. on Mon., Aug. 19, 2019 also at the mortuary.

W. Watney

A celebration remem- bering the life of W. Lynn Watney, who passed away on July 9, 2019, will be held on Saturday, September 7, 2019, at the Cider Gallery, 810 Pennsylvania Street, Lawrence Kansas. The memorial will be held at 3:00 P.M. followed by a reception from 4:00 – 6:00 P.M. ...

Zella Boydston

Services for Zella V. "Sally" Boydston, 94, Lawrence, are pending and will be announced by Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. She died August 15, 2019, at Bridge Haven. rumsey-yost.com

Margaret Dixon

Margaret Dixon, 93 passed away 7/31/2019. A Celebration of Life potluck on 9/28/19 from 4-7pm at Pioneer Ridge Independent Living Community Room. warrenmcelwain.com

Darline McConnell

81, of Nortonville, died Thursday, August 15, 2019. Grave Side Service 10AM, Tuesday, August 20, 2019 at McLouth Cemetery. www.barnettfamilyfh.com

Kenneth Peery

Kenneth E. "Ken" Peery, age 93, passed into the care of his Eternal Father on Saturday, August 10, 2019 at University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus in Topeka, KS.Ken was born October 18, 1925 in Newton, KS to E.J. and Mabel (Pierson) Peery and raised in Emporia, ...

Keith Thompson

A visitation for Keith Allen Thompson, 64, Lawrence, will be 12-2 pm, Saturday, September 7, 2019, at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. He died August 12, at his home. rumsey-yost.com

Ricky Whitlock

Ricky (Rick) Alan Whitlock, Age 72, passed away on August 3rd, 2019 due to complications from glioblastoma multiforme, a form of brain cancer. He was born in Bristol PA on May 30, 1947 to the late John F. Fluher III and Martha Elaine Whitlock. Rick graduated from Lenape Regional High School in ...

Randall Finch

Randall "Randy" Shaver Finch, 55. Memorial service will be 11 am August 17, 2019 Tonganoxie United Methodist Church. Visitation will be 1 hour prior to the memorial service at the church.

Fred Rau

Fred George Rau Jr. passed away on August 9, 2019 at the age of 79. Services will be held in Glen Ellyn, Illinois at a later date. View obituary: www.rumsey-yost.com.

Keith Thompson

Services for Keith Allen Thompson, 64, Lawrence, are pending and will be announced by Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. He died August 12, 2019, at his home. rumsey-yost.com

Thomas Wilcox

Memorial Mass for Thomas "Tom" Michael Wilcox, 64, Lawrence will be held at 10:00 am, Saturday, August 17, 2019 at Corpus Christi Catholic Church in Lawrence. There will be a Celebration of Life following the Mass at RND Corner Grille from 11:30am-1:30pm. Tom died August 9, ...