Obituaries | VIEW ALL

Timothy Birdsill

No public services are planned at this time for Timothy James 'Tim' Birdsill, 64, Lawrence, who passed away Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2020, surrounded by family. Online condolences at

Margaret Bricke

Margaret "Hodgie" Bricke, former University of Kansas Assistant Vice Provost for International Programs, died Sunday, January 19, 2020 in her Lawrence, Kansas, home. She was 80.Dr. Bricke, who was known by all as "Hodgie," (a name she selected for herself as a child), had a life-long passion ...

Vera Redlin

Services are pending for Vera Redlin, 87, Eudora, and will be announced by Warren-McElwain Mortuary. Vera passed away Tues., Jan. 21st at her home.

Stephen Fornelli

Stephen Alan Fornelli, 71, passed away at his home in Lawrence, Kansas, on January 5, 2020.Steve was born on May 10, 1948 in Columbus, KS, son of Anthony D. and Mattie (Patch) Fornelli. Steve moved with his family to Lawrence at age five. He attended schools in Lawrence, KS, graduating from ...

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

Latest Douglas County court filings for January 20, 2020

Marriages Gregorey Alan Divilbiss, 59, Lawrence, and Kelly Stowe Calvert, 58, Lawrence. David Harold Weideman, 57, Lawrence, and Deborah Sue Marr, 50, Lawrence. Aubrianna Wise, 19, Lawrence, and Jeremy Miller, 21, Lawrence. Charles Henry Redmon, 31, Lawrence, and Seulgi Shin, 33, ...

Latest Douglas County court filings for January 13, 2020

Marriages Scott Christopher Swanson, 27, Lawrence, and Aubrey Mcclelland, 25, Lawrence. Patrick Joseph Baxa, 53, Lawrence, and Jill Marie Baxa, 37, Lawrence. William Stoneback, 33, Overland Park, and Danya Foster, 32, Overland Park. Eric Noel Votaw, 51, Goodyear, Ariz., and Jin Jie Zhang, ...

Latest Douglas County court filings for January 6, 2020

Marriages Nadi Victor Chenouda, 50, Lawrence, and Mofida Fadi Ghobros, 45, Lawrence. Brandon Lombardino, 24, Lawrence, and Allie Twietmeyer, 22, Lawrence. Sara Veronica Rivera, 43, Lawrence, and Adam Gerard Singleton, 41, Lawrence Jesse Craig Jacob, 25, Lawrence, and Jesse Hays Martin, 31, ...

Latest Douglas County court filings for December 30, 2019

Marriages Jacob Ryan Pool, 32, Lawrence, and Jordan Leigh Tayor, 29, Lawrence Alex Morgan, 23, Lawrence, and Rachel Carpenter, 22, Lawrence Steven Lee Barnes, 37, Kansas City, Kan., and Hilary Anne Cook-Borg, 30, Kansas City, Kan. Stephen Garrett, 40, Chicago, and Melissa Crane, 37, ...

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 Jan. 14-20, 2020

Below are real estate transfers filed at the Douglas County Clerk’s Office for Jan. 14-20. Tuesday, January 14 Lori A. Genna to James W. Aubel and Maraci G. Aubel, 1666 E. 1100 Rd., Rural. Tuesday, January 15 Hannah C. Gentry and Trevor S. Gentry to Russell L. Hailey and Rita D. ...

Real estate transfers for Jan. 7-13, 2020

Below are real estate transfers filed at the Douglas County Clerk’s Office for Jan. 7-13. Tuesday, January 7 Gary D. Tryon and Mandy L. Tryon to Jonathan M. Northrup, 1219 W. 29th Ct., Lawrence. Michael W. Davis and Karyn Z. Davis to Christi P. Murrison and Paul R. Murrison, 1513 ...

Real estate transfers for Dec. 31, 2019-Jan. 6., 2020

Below are real estate transfers filed at the Douglas County Clerk’s Office for Dec. 31-Jan. 6. Tuesday, December 31 Myra L. Brazell, Trustee to Zachariah W. Haeffner and Kelli J. Haeffner, Vacant Land, Rural. Kern Management Company, LLC to Jeffrey D. Stromberg and Lauren N. Stromberg, ...

Real estate transfers for Dec. 24-30, 2019

Below are real estate transfers filed at the Douglas County Clerk’s Office for Dec. 24-30. Tuesday, December 24 Phillip & Helen Everley Trust to Carla M. May, 711 Elm St. & 11 E. 7th St., Eudora. CLB Condo, LLC to BCCE Investments, LLC, 446 Grandview Ter. 1-4, 448 Grandview Ter. ...