Archive for Sunday, May 24, 1998


May 24, 1998


— Services for Arline Josephine Reid, 97, Lawrence, will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Rossville Presbyterian Church, Rossville. Burial will be in Rossville Cemetery.

Mrs. Reid died Friday, May 22, 1998, at Lawrence Presbyterian Manor.

She was born Jan. 11, 1901, at Rossville, the daughter of Reuben L. and Lillie Ellis Wilt. She lived in Rossville most of her life before moving to Lawrence in 1988.

Mrs. Reid was a homemaker. She and her husband farmed near Rossville for 40 years. Mrs. Reid was the oldest member of the Rossville United Presbyterian Church and was active in various organizations of the church.

She married Homer S. Reid on Sept. 17, 1924, at Topeka. He died Dec. 23, 1987.

Survivors include a son, Robert S. Reid, Lawrence; a sister, Ruby Sawitzke, Rossville; three grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

Friends may call after 11 a.m. Monday at the Parker-Price Mortuary, Topeka.

The family suggests memorials to the Rossville Presbyterian Church, Rossville 66533.

Daniel Elliot Foster

Neodesha -- Graveside services for Daniel Elliot Foster, 81, Altoona, will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Neodesha Cemetery.

Mr. Foster died Friday, May 22, 1998, at St. John Medical Center in Tulsa, Okla.

He was born Jan. 8, 1917, at Dodge City, the son of James Deloss and Lydia Beulah Murphy Foster.

He graduated from Manhattan High School. He was a retired IMCO employee and a former Railroad Express employee. He was a member of the Greater New Life Church of Altoona.

He married Dorothy Chloe Mitchell on July 4, 1941. She survives of the home.

Other survivors include a son, Larry, Topeka; three daughters, Susan Stewart, Randolph, Connie Leahew, Baldwin, and Roberta Harper, Tulsa, Okla.; a sister, Mary Kramer, Manhattan; 11 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

A daughter, Mary Alice, died earlier.

Friends may call after 1 p.m. today and from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday at the Loran Fawcett Funeral Home, Neodesha.


No services for Sue Goodrich, 92, Kansas City, Mo., are planned.

Mrs. Goodrich died Friday, May 22, 1998, in Raymore, Mo.

She was born Sept. 18, 1905, in Goodland, the daughter of Oscar and Mary Morey.

She attended Kansas State Teachers College in Pittsburg.

She was a member of Hickman Mills Community Christian Church. She was also active in Girl Scouts while living in St. Louis, Mo.

She married Evan Goodrich in 1927. He died in 1987.

Survivors include a sister, Lola Hurd, Goodland; a daughter, Patricia Rundquist, Lawrence; three grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

Laird V. Hawley

Baldwin -- Services for Laird V. Hawley, 75, Baldwin, are pending and will be announced by Warren-McElwain Mortuary, Lawrence. Inurnment will be in the Wayne Cemetery in Lewis.

Mr. Hawley died Friday, May 22, 1998, at the Olathe Medical Center.

He was born July 16, 1922, in Belpre, the son of Frank and Olive Laird Hawley. He had lived in Baldwin the past 10 years after moving there from Neodesha.

He attended Kansas State University briefly before joining the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II. During the war, he was a test pilot stationed at Hill Air Force Base in Ogden, Utah, and Tinker Air Force Base in Oklahoma City.

After the war, Mr. Hawley returned to farming near Lewis. In 1960, he began a career that included industrial sales, industrial management and agriculture equipment sales. He lived in Hutchinson, Salina, Valley Center, Claremore, Okla., and Neodesha.

After retirement, he continued to work part-time in the aviation field.

He was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Baldwin and attended the Vassar United Methodist Church.

He married Helen Curtis on June 10, 1944, in Lewis. She survives of the home.

Other survivors include two sons, Scott, Staunton, Ill., and Kevin, Lecompton; a brother, Paul Hawley, Hutchinson; a sister, Loraine Ary, Hutchinson; and three grandchildren.

A son, Joel, died earlier.

The family suggests memorials to the Vassar United Methodist Church, sent in care of Warren-McElwain Mortuary.

George Raymond Milleret

Services for George Raymond Milleret, 83, Lawrence, are pending and will be announced by Warren-McElwain Mortuary.

Mr. Milleret died Friday, May 22, 1998, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.

KUEBLER services

Graveside services for Diann Celeste Kuebler, 43, Anchorage, Alaska, will be 1 p.m. Tuesday at Oak Hill Cemetery, Lawrence.

Miss Kuebler died Sunday, May 17, 1998, at her home.

She was born June 16, 1954, in Kansas City, Mo., the daughter of William Jr. and Dorcas Kuebler.

She received a bachelor's degree from Kansas University in 1977 and a master's of social work from KU in 1980. An Anchorage resident since 1989, she had been in private practice at the Human Relations Center and Sultana Therapy Center.

Survivors include her mother, Dorcas, Chatham, N.J.

Services will be handled by Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home in Lawrence.

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