Obituaries | VIEW ALL

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.

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

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 flowers, memorials ...

Couples Announcements | VIEW ALL

Howard – Johnson Wedding

Christina Marie Howard and Tyler Aubrey Johnson announce their marriage on September 19, 2019. The rooftop-sunset ceremony, with a memorable view of Long’s Peak, was held at Fall River Village in Estes Park, Colorado. Christina is the daughter of Phillip Howard, Muncie, Indiana and Catherine ...

Himes 60th Anniversary

Much love, respect, and admiration to our role models and travel adventure buddies, Sue and Dick Himes! Happy Anniversary! December 26, 1959. With gratitude from your kids, Vaughn, Jenny, and Laura.

Downing 60th Wedding Anniversary

All because two people feel in love, Dave and Barb Downing were married on August 29, 1959 at the United Presbyterian Church in Allen Park, Michigan. They were high school sweethearts at Lincoln Park High. Dave, Barb and their two daughters moved to Lawrence, Kansas in 1981 where Dave joined ...

O’Bryon-Huffman Engagement

Kimberley and Dennis O’Bryon of Lawrence, KS announce the engagement of their son, Jason O’Bryon, to Clarissa Huffman, daughter of Jeremy and Clara Huffman of St. Joseph, MO. The wedding will take place at the Venue at Willow Creek in Kansas City, KS on August 29th, 2020. The groom is most ...

Marriages, Divorces and Bankruptcies | VIEW ALL

Douglas County court filings for Sept. 27, 2020

Marriages Tanner Tee Lankford, 25, Lawrence, and Amanda Kaci Morrison, 24, Lawrence. William Garrett Lutz, 22, Lawrence, and MacKenzie Renea Warren, 22, Lawrence. Louis Warren, 34, Leavenworth, and Amanda Ruth Bilek, 40, Davenport, Iowa. Charles William Glover Jr., 56, Pomona, Mo., and ...

Douglas County court filings for Sept. 20, 2020

Marriages Cristy Rose Law, 26, Tampa, Fla., and Zachary J. Rottinghaus, 27, Tampa, Fla. Jason Douglas Weider, 31, Kearney, Neb., and Marissa Anne Fye, 33, Kearney, Neb. Tanner Davis Hughes, 27, Lawrence, and Cristin Leanna Groninger, 40, Lawrence. Jordan Alan Severson, 24, Canton, S.D., ...

Douglas County court filings for Sept. 14, 2020

Marriages Simon Elliott Stegall, 25, Lawrence, and Madeleine F. Ostermann, 20, Lawrence. Kevin Joseph Meginnis, 22, Lawrence, and Barbara A. Arrington, 22, Lawrence. Safadi A. Mahmoud, 34, Lawrence, and Laila A. Abu Zareefeh, 25, Overland Park. John Douglas Hess, 31, Lawrence, and Jessica ...

Douglas County court filings for Sept. 6, 2020

Marriages Wyatt Joseph Funk, 22, Atchison, and Carlee Paige Calhoon, 22, Atchison. Dylan Rethman, 25, Seneca, and Jenna Haverkamp, 24, Baileyville. Britain C. Hunsicker, 26, Lawrence, and Kaitlin Diane Clark, 22, Gardner. Dennis Robert Enneking, 26, Sabetha, and Meghan Mary Showman, 25, ...

Births | VIEW ALL

Hollis Dean Altman

Kayla (Huffman) and Harlan Cribbs Altman, IV (Cribb), of Dallas, TX, announce the birth of their daughter, Hollis Dean Altman, born Sept 12, 2019. Hollis was born at Texas Health Presbyterian and joins big sister, Halston, and big brother, Huntley. Maternal grandparents are Steve and Patsy ...

Baby Rose

We are proud to announce the birth of our beautiful Rose. Born 9/30/19 to Angie Neu and Joe Aldridge. Due to a change in policy by LMH Health, the hospital no longer will provide a list of births that have occurred at LMH. Without that official information, the Journal-World no longer has a ...

Roman Guthrie Combs

Roman Guthrie Combs was born on June 26, 2019 to his very proud parents, Tyson and Carrie Combs at LMH Health. He weighed 7 lbs 5 oz and was 21 in long. His maternal grandparents are Jeff and Jenn Burkhead, Lawrence; Jeannie and Mark Gross, Bullhead City, AZ. Paternal grandparents are Craig and ...

Births for July 2019

Due to a change in policy by LMH Health, the hospital no longer will provide a list of births that have occurred at LMH. Without that official information, the Journal-World no longer has a source to publish its daily listing of Lawrence births. However, parents or grandparents who want to ...

Real Estate Transfers | VIEW ALL

Real estate transfers for Sept. 15-21, 2020

Below are real estate transfers filed at the Douglas County Clerk’s Office for Sept. 15-21. Tuesday, September 15 KRV Properties LLC to Scott Swienckowski and Cynthia Swienckowski, 3025 W 23rd Ter., Lawrence. Reece E. Wiley to Rex A. Young and Sandra J. Young, 2620 W 24th Ter., ...

Real estate transfers for Sept. 8-14, 2020

Below are real estate transfers filed at the Douglas County Clerk’s Office for Sept. 8-14. Tuesday, September 8 Danny L. Goger and Sharon L. Goger to Wayne Gottstine and Kelly Rodriguez, 3016 W. 8th St., Lawrence. LCA Inc. to Akins & Nguyen Family Trust, 746 Lake St., ...

Real estate transfers for Sept. 1-7, 2020

Below are real estate transfers filed at the Douglas County Clerk’s Office for Sept. 1-7. Tuesday, September 1 David S. Routh to Jeremy P. King and Melinda M. King, 1794 N. 300 Rd. & Vacant Land, Rural. William O. Haas and Sinthia M. Saunders to Derek S. Berry and Emily A. Berry, ...

Real estate transfers for Aug. 25-31, 2020

Below are real estate transfers filed at the Douglas County Clerk’s Office for Aug. 25-31. Tuesday, August 25 RC Bridge III, LLC to RS Orchard Corners Investors, LLC, 1401,1403,1405 Apple Ln., Lawrence. J. Dean Grob and Constance K. Grob to Ephantus Mwangi and Hottensiah Kimori and ...