Obituaries | VIEW ALL

Ila Hanson

Private family services will be held at a later date for Ila Jean Hanson, 77, Lawrence, who passed away Sunday, October 25, 2020, at LMH Health. See full obituary at

Edith Needels

A double inurnment service for John Robert 'Bob' and Edith Lorene 'Edie' Needels, Baldwin City, will be at 11 am Friday at Washington Creek Cemetery. See full obituary at

Royce Parsons

Services are pending for Royce John Parsons, 90, Lawrence. Royce passed away Sun., Oct. 25th at LMH Health. Royce was born on Oct. 28, 1929. For full obituary go to

Rita Tracy

Memorial services for Rita Vanessa Tracy, 82, Lawrence, will be at 2 pm Sunday, November 1, 2020, at Trinity Episcopal Church, with the Rev. Rob Baldwin officiating. The service will be livestreamed at https://www.facebook.com/pg/TrinityLawrenceKS/posts/ Inurnment will take place in the ...

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 Oct. 25, 2020:

Marriages Cole Jacob Oatman, 23, Baldwin City, and Joni Star Lawrence Smith, 22, Baldwin City. Mark Edward Smith, 44, Ozawkie, and Jami Deserae Hunter, 42, Ozawkie. Kelly Galvan, 47, Baldwin City, and Manual David Galvan, 44, Baldwin City. Jordan Kohfeld Herman, 33, Kansas City, Mo., ...

Douglas County court filings for Oct. 18, 2020

Marriages Todd Frederick Lavelle, 30, Lawrence, and Rachel Ann Peterson, 28, Lawrence. Derrick Lamar Jackson, 47, Lawrence, and Jessica Marie Pippert, 36, Lawrence. Marvin Herny Cummings II, 19, Hoyt, and Montana Leanne Owens, 19, Havana. Dustin Keith Lindsey, 25, Waukee, Iowa, and ...

Douglas County court filings for Oct. 11, 2020

Marriages Robbin Lea Loomas, 64, Lawrence, and David Lee Geyer, 71, Lawrence. Gregory Alan Morrow, 29, Ottawa, and Andrea Lynn Weers, 28, Ottawa. Chance Tyler Johnson, 32, Martinsville, Ind., and Jessica Marie Hobbs, 27, Martinsville, Ind. Aaron James Mueller, 37, St. George, and Noelle ...

Douglas County court filings for Oct. 4, 2020

Marriages Lucas Gene Lindesmith, 25, Eudora, and Shayla Nicole Hubbard, 24, Eudora. Ryan Seth Cantu, 41, Ottawa, and Lisa Marie Garcia, 49, Ottawa. Dustin Chase Jackson, 23, Ottawa, and Jasmine Nicole Daniels, 22, Ottawa. Cade Landon Yohe, 20, Ottawa, and Jordan Caroline Surber, 21, ...

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 Oct. 13-19, 2020

Below are real estate transfers filed at the Douglas County Clerk’s Office for Oct. 13-19. Tuesday, Oct. 13 Timberidge Construction Inc. to Ryan Gregory and Julie Gregory, 503 E. 12th St., Eudora. Phyllis K. Prentice to Johnna K. Harrison and Ryan Harrison, 2908 Belle Haven Dr., ...

Real estate transfers for Oct. 6-12, 2020

Below are real estate transfers filed at the Douglas County Clerk’s Office for Oct. 6-12. Tuesday, Oct. 6 Kimberly R. Crump and Jeramy A. Crump to Jimmy B. Widener and Ronda L. Widener, 416 Eisenhower St., Baldwin City. James R. Womack and Mary K. Womack to Lawrence, Kansas Rentals, ...

Real estate transfers for Sept. 29-Oct. 5, 2020

Below are real estate transfers filed at the Douglas County Clerk’s Office for Sept. 29-Oct. 5. Tuesday, Sept. 29 Richard D. Erb and Bobbi K. Erb to Hanin Daoud, 3424 W. 24th St., Lawrence. Jessica Maroszek to Roy J. Rossenrode and Kellie A. Rossenrode, 801 Crestline Dr., ...

Real estate transfers for Sept. 22-28, 2020

Below are real estate transfers filed at the Douglas County Clerk’s Office for Sept. 22-28. Tuesday, Sept. 22 Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation to Jerry D. Krejci and Kelly Krejci, 2503 Alabama St., Lawrence. Yankee Tank Estates LLC to Jeffrey J. Gassmann and Elizabeth K. ...