Obituaries

Sherrie Born

Sherrie B. Born, 58, Eudora, passed away at home Aug., 17, 2018. Services are pending and will be posted at www.warrenmcelwain.com.

Betty Born

92, Lawrence, died 8/11/18. To read Betty's obituary and leave messages online, please visit www.kevinbrennanfamily.com.

Pat Dieckhaus

A visitation for Pat "Snappy Pat" Dieckhaus, 63, Lawrence will be held from 6:00 -8:00 p.m., Monday, August 20, 2018 at Warren-McElwain Mortuary. She passed away Friday, August 17, 2018 at Pioneer Ridge after a brief bout with cancer. Pat was born January 11, 1955 in Richmond ...

Janice Hughes

Janice Lynn Hughes, 63, of Lawrence, lost her lifelong battle with depression and joined her Lord on 8/4/2018. She was born on 8/4/1957 to Robert and Diane Hughes of Lawrence, who preceded her in death. She is survived by sister Sharon Hughes, of Lawrence, and brother Patrick Hughes, M.D. of ...

Amanda Nightingale

Amanda A. Nightingale, 99, died August 16, 2018, at Pine Village, Moundridge. She was born March 1, 1919, at the Alta Mill in rural McPherson County, to Jacob B. and Mary (Friesen) Stucky. Amanda was a homemaker and before retiring was a custodian at the Hertzler Clinic. She was a member of ...

Lois Shereman

Lois A. Shereman, 91, Perry, died Friday, August 17, 2018. Cremation is planned without a service. Memorials to Helping Hands or Jefferson Co. Humane Society. www.barnettfamilyfh.com

Felicia Shockey

Services for Felicia Shockey, 38, Lawrence are pending and will be announced by Warren-McElwain Mortuary. She died August 14, 2018 in Topeka, KS.

Cora Cowan

There are no services scheduled at this time for Cora Edith Cowan, 99, of Lawrence.Cora passed away Aug. 16, 2018 and was born Oct. 16, 1918.

Pat Dieckhaus

A visitation for Pat "Snappy Pat" Dieckhaus, 63, Lawrence will be held from 6:00 -8:00 p.m., Monday, August 20, 2018 at Warren-McElwain Mortuary. She passed away Friday, August 17, 2018 at Pioneer Ridge after a brief bout with cancer. Pat was born January 11, 1955 in Richmond ...

Major Isaacs

Major (Mike) Lee Isaacs, 85, Tonganoxie, KS, passed away Tuesday August 14.Memorial service 11am Saturday Aug 25, at Quisenberry Funeral Home, Tonganoxie.

Antone Hackett

Services for Antone E. Hackett, 67, Baldwin City, are pending and will be announced by Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. He died August 15, 2018, in Colorado. rumsey-yost.com

Anne Erickson

Services for Anne Erickson, 54, Lawrence will be held at 2:30 p.m. Sat., Aug. 18th at Warren-McElwain Mortuary with a visitation beginning at 2 p.m. at the mortuary. warrenmcelwain.com.

John Forbes

Dr. John Melville Forbes, of Lexington, KY, age 81, passed away July 4, 2018. Born in Saginaw, MI on April 5, 1937, son of Andrew Watt Forbes and Henrietta McIntyre Forbes. He earned a Bachelor of Music Education from Alma College in 1959, a MA in Music Education from Central Michigan ...

Ellie LeCompte

Ellen LeCompte, 68, died August 10 at her home in Lawrence, Kansas. Born in Colorado Springs, Colorado to Oliver and Janet LeCompte, the second of six children, Ellie grew up in that city, attending local public schools and later the Colorado Springs School for Girls before transferring to the ...

Donald Muir

A visitation for Donald L. Muir, 87, Lawrence will be held from 4 - 6 p.m. Sun., Aug. 19th at Warren-McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence. For Don's full obituary go to warrenmcelwain.com.

Peter Sexton

Peter Minton Sexton died on August 15, 2018 at the age of 85. He resided in Baldwin City Kansas. He attend Culver Military Academy (1950) and Miami University (Ohio) (1954)He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Joan (Haskins) Sexton, brother Bill Sexton, children Peter Sexton Jr., Jennifer ...

Joseph Wolff

74, Tonganoxie,died 8/8/2018. Marine Corps Honor Ceremony 1PM Sun 8/26/18 VFW Post 9271, Tonganoxie. Memorial Team Rifle Salute, gathering & refreshments. quisenberryfh.com

Velma Jahn

Funeral services for Velma Mae Jahn, 88, Eudora, will be held at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, August 18, 2018 at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Lawrence. Burial will follow at Eudora Cemetery. Velma passed away Sunday, August 12, 2018.Velma was born on December 29, 1929 in Newcastle, NE, the daughter of ...

David Larkins

A Celebration of Life will be held for David from 1-4 pm on Sun., Aug. 19 at Cider Gallery, Lawrence. Memorials for David to First Book (firstbook.org). Full obituary at rumsey-yost.com.

Jimmy Oroke

Jimmy L. "Jim" Oroke, 69, Lawrence, died August 8, 2018. Cremation is planned. Memorials to Prairie Park Nature Center for care of his parrot, "Gandalf". www.barnettfamilyfh.com