Obituaries | VIEW ALL

James Chalener

James Robert Chalender of Topeka, passed away on November 10, 2019. He was born July 20, 1956 to Robert and Betty Chalender in Lawrence, KS.

Donald Gillihan

Funeral services for Donald "Don" Lloyd Gillihan, 91, Lawrence will be held at 11:00 a.m., Friday, November 15, 2019 at Warren-McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence. Entombment will follow at Memorial Park Mausoleum in Lawrence. Don passed away on Monday, November 11, 2019 at Neuvant House of ...

Samantha Hendrix

Samantha Lee Hendrix (Myers) 51, Tonganoxie, KS. Celebration of life service 12pm noon Saturday Nov 16, 2019 at the Tonganoxie Christian Church. Visitation 1 hour prior to the service.

Janet Jess

Jan Jess, social justice advocate, basketball fanatic and devoted grandmother, died November 8, 2019, at Presbyterian Manor in Lawrence, Kan. She was 81.A true Midwestern progressive and frontier feminist, she petitioned the Rock Rapids, Iowa, school board to start a girls' basketball ...

Couples Announcements | VIEW ALL

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 ...

Burg-Adkins Engagement

Mary and Greg Burg of Lawrence are pleased to announce the engagement of their son, Gardner Burg, to Nichole Adkins, daughter of Jesse and Ronda Brabble of Independence, MO, and Theresa and John Rausch of Medford, Wisconsin. The future groom is a 2006 graduate of Lawrence High School. He earned ...

Sloan – McIntosh Engagement

Ed and Polly Sloan of Lawrence, KS announce the engagement of their son Ben Sloan, to Miranda McIntosh, daughter of Bob and Donna McIntosh of Lowell, Massachusetts. The future groom is a 2013 graduate of Free State High School, and a 2017 graduate of The University of Massachusetts with a ...

Hulce 50th Wedding Anniversary

John & Linda Hulce will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on October 17, 2019. Linda is the daughter of the late Dale & Ferne McBride of Lawrence and John is the son of the late Eldon & Amanda Hulce of Overbrook. They were married on October 17, 1969 at the Lawrence Heights ...

Marriages, Divorces and Bankruptcies | VIEW ALL

Latest Douglas County court filings for Nov. 4, 2019

Marriages Bailey Christine Byers, 29, Topeka, and Matthew Samuel Salsbury, 32, Topeka. Jeffery Joel Honas, 46, Lawrence, and Elaina Suk Harris, 40, Lawrence. Emily Browning Wilson, 33, Lawrence, and Zachary Harris Barnes, 44, Lawrence. Blari Bracciano, 24, Lawrence, and Mary Wahlmeier, 24, ...

Latest Douglas County court filings for Oct. 28, 2019

Marriages Samuel Colt Massey, 23, Lawrence, and Taylor Maye Watson, 21, Lawrence. Gage Kulburn, 30, Kansas City, Mo., and Jordan Lamb, 22, Kansas City, Mo. Thomas Ming Huang, 47, Lawrence, and Kristen Anne Crosbie, 52, Lawrence. Jacob Tyler Owens, 30, Lawrence, and Catherine Illig, 30, ...

Latest Douglas County court filings for Oct. 21, 2019

Marriages Henry Troyer, 49, Lawrence, and Kimberly Ilhardt, 40, Lawrence. Morgan Jeune Hill, 35, Lawrence, and Ibrahim Barrera El Mardi, 20, Lawrence. Thomas Carroll Coffey Jr., 24, Lawrence, Courtney Paige Paxton, 25, Lawrence. Logan Dean Zane, 25, Lawrence, and Allix Jade Bishop, 25, ...

Latest Douglas County court filings for Oct. 14, 2019

Marriages David Duane Wyatt, 32, Lawrence, and Christina Renae Bernhardt, 31 Lawrence. Katy Rosella Winkel, 25, Lenexa, and Marko Dolinar, 28, Kansas City, Kan. Grant Freeman Stock Foster, 24, Lawrence, and Anna Marie Louisa Klompen, 25, Lawrence. Tracie Marie Thompson, 50, Lawrence, and ...

Births | VIEW ALL

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 ...

Births for June 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 Nov. 5-11, 2019

Below are real estate transfers filed at the Douglas County Clerk’s Office for Nov. 5-Nov. 11. Tuesday, November 5 Peggy L. Burnett to James W. Burnett and Tamara L. Burnett, 3115 W. 31st St., Lawrence. Team Hope, LLC to PNL, LLC, 743 New Jersey St., Lawrence. Norma J. Guenther, ...

Real estate transfers for Oct. 29-Nov. 4, 2019

Below are real estate transfers filed at the Douglas County Clerk’s Office for Oct. 29-Nov. 4. Tuesday, October 29 Andrea Pitt and Steven M Waldren to Aaron M. Jessee and Elise S. Bolton-Jessee, 1713 Bullene Ave., Lawrence. Lora L. Clark to Kimberly J. Reeves and Joseph B. Reeves, 1827 ...

Real estate transfers for Oct. 22-28, 2019

Below are real estate transfers filed at the Douglas County Clerk’s Office for Oct. 22-28: Tuesday, October 22 Dustin Walthall and Mary Walthall to Lenny J. DeFazio and Kimberly D. DeFazio, 939 N. 1800 Rd., Rural. Lenny J. DeFazio and Kimberly D. DeFazio to Mary Walthall and Dustin ...

Real estate transfers for Oct. 15-21, 2019

Below are real estate transfers filed at the Douglas County Clerk’s Office for Oct. 15-21: Tuesday, October 15 Karel Konecny and Petra Konecny to Melissa A. Miller and Nathaniel J. Miller, 1326 Kanza Dr., Lawrence. Hilea Sparks, Trustee to Integrated Construction, Inc., 3100 Rimrock ...