Obituaries

Wanda Booth

Memorial services with Military Honors for Wanda L. Booth, 45, Lawrence, will be 10 am, Saturday, October 3, 2020, at Victory Bible Church. rumsey-yost.com

Betty Steenbock

Service for Betty will be held at 10 a.m. Sat., Oct. 3rd at Worden UMC in Baldwin City. Visit. will be 4 - 7 p.m. Fri., Oct. 2nd also at Worden UMC. For full obituary go to warrenmcelwain.com.

Danita Bedford

On September 27, 2020, Danita Sue Bedford, loving mother of 3 children, passed away at the age of 65. Danita was born, the eldest of 5 children, on April 5th, 1955 to Archie and Sally Bedford (DeSoto, KS). Her life was marked by a love of family and flowers. She was dearly loved and will be ...

Dorothy Pinegar

Dorothy Lee "Dodie" Pinegar, 84, of Little River, Kansas, passed away September 27, 2020 at Sandstone Heights Nursing Home, Little River. Graveside services will be at 10:30 A.M., Saturday, October 3, 2020 at Bean Memorial Cemetery with Pastor Ted Weis officiating. In Lieu of ...

Betty Steenbock

Services are pending for Betty, 77, Baldwin City, and will be announced by Warren-McElwain Mortuary. Betty died on Mon., Sept. 28th at Baldwin Healthcare. warrenmcelwain.com

Shirley Walbridge

84, of McLouth, died Sunday, Sept. 27. Services will be 10:30AM Thursday at the McLouth UMC. Visitation Wed. 6-8 pm at the Funeral Home, a full obituary at barnettfamilyfh.com

Marion Waters

No public services are planned for Marion Waters, 76, Lawrence, who passed away at his home Sept. 28, 2020. Inurnment will take place at Leavenworth National Cem.. rumsey-yost.com

Joyce Friesen

Joyce Elizabeth (Ellis) Friesen was born September 27, 1931, second youngest of a brother and 5 sisters, born to Elmer and Florence (Magee) Ellis in rural Lyon County Kansas. After graduating Emporia High School, an independent and strong-willed Joyce left her home in Emporia to pursue her ...

Howard Funk

A memorial visitation will be held for Howard G. Funk, 70, Lawrence, 5 - 8 p.m. Wed., Sept. 30th at Warren-McElwain Mortuary. For Howard's full obituary go to warrenmcelwain.com.

Cathy Munoz

Graveside inurnment for Cathy Marie Munoz, 59, Ozawkie, will be 11 am, Thurs. Oct. 1, 2020, at Oak Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be 5-6:30, Wed. Sept. 30, 2020, rumsey-yost.com

Robert Nixon

Robert Nixon (Bob), 83, passed away September 27, peacefully, at home, surrounded by family. Robert is survived by his Wife, Norma Nixon, Brother, Dean Nixon, Sister, Colleen Good, Son, Tim Nixon, Daughter in Law, Amy Nixon, Grandson, Scott Nixon, Granddaughter in Law, Margie Nixon and ...

Frank Williams

Graveside Services for Frank W. Williams, 77, Baldwin City, will be on Tues. Sept. 29, 2020 at 10:30 a.m. at Clinton Cemetery. See the full Obituary at rumsey-yost.com

Leonard Courtwright

Graveside for Leonard Courtwright, 87, Lawrence will be 2:00 pm Thursday, October. 1, 2020 at Mt. Calvary in Lawrence. For full obituary visit warrenmcelwain.com

Dwight Perry

Private family graveside services for Dwight Reed Perry, 80, Lawrence will be held at Memorial Park Cemetery. Dwight passed away Thursday, September 24, 2020 at his home.Dwight was born on February 16, 1940 in Pattonsburg, MO the son of William Cleo "W.C." and Cuma (Reed) ...

Sharon Queen

Sharon Kay Queen, 63, of Lawrence, KS, passed away Sept. 22, 2020 after fighting blood clots. She died at KU Medical Center with her husband by her side. Private family graveside service 11:00 am Mon., Sept. 28, 2020 at De Soto Cemetery, De Soto, KS where she will be laid to rest next to her ...

Richard Sanders

Graveside inurnment services for Richard Sanders will be at 11 am Tue. at Memorial Park Cemetery. Livestreamed on Facebook Distancing/masks required. Full obituary at rumsey-yost.com

Richard Schiefelbusch

Richard (Dick) Schiefelbusch, 102, passed away peacefully on September 23, 2020 at Lawrence Presbyterian Manor in the company of family. Dick touched the lives of many people with his humor, wit, and positive outlook on life. He viewed each day as a new adventure, and helping others became his ...

Ivan Johnson

Kieth Johnson 66, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, September 16th, 2020 He is survived by his Mother Eloise Caldwell, his sister Deborah Horn and his brother, Nolan Johnson.

Janet Joseph

Janet Padgett Joseph, 88, of Kailua, Hawaii, died in her home on Aug. 16, 2020. She was born Nov. 20, 1931, in Greenleaf, Kansas, the daughter of Beryl (Beaty) Padgett and Sherman Harley Padgett. She married Richard Bruce Joseph "Bruce" on Sept. 19, 1952, in the University of ...

William Daviss

Bill passed away on Sept. 19, 2020. He was cremated. A private buried will take place at a later date.