Obituaries | VIEW ALL

Douglas Elder

On Thursday, January 14, 2021, Dr. Douglas Mikel Elder, known to friends and loved ones as Mike, passed away at the age of 80, in East Lansing, Michigan. Mike was married to Nancy Amelia (Miller) Elder from 1966 until her passing in 2004. He is survived by his sons Chad (Anne) and Todd (Carey) ...

Marian Goodrick

A visitation for Marian Opal Goodrick, 97, Lecompton, will be from 4:30-6:30 pm, Friday, January 22, 2021, at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. She will lie in state from noon to 8 pm. Private family services will happen later.She passed away at her home in Lecompton, Kansas. She was born in Lecompton ...

Paul Kincaid

"Maxine will now entertain us, tap dancing to 'Mr. Bojangles'". That was Paul Kendall Kincaid the son of Leslie B. and Carrie B. Fowler Kincaid born January 30, 1921 in Polo, Missouri and died Sunday, January 13, 2021. He was broadcasting from his homemade transmitter and ...

Leslie Beguelin

Leslie Edward Beguelin, 93, Topeka, Kansas, gained his Heavenly home Saturday. January 16, 2021.Mr. Beguelin's body will lie in state Thursday, January 21, from 2 until 4 p.m. at Kevin Brennan Family Funeral Home, 2801 SW Urish Road, Topeka KS 66614. Graveside service with military ...

Couples Announcements | VIEW ALL

Day 60th Anniversary

Larry and Chris Day celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Dec. 17. They met at Brigham Young University and were married in Manti, Utah, on Dec. 17, 1960. The couple lived in Buenos Aires, Argentina, for a year after their wedding. They have two children, Stefani (Christopher) and David ...

Renick 50th Anniversary

John and Helen Renick will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary on December 12, 2020. The couple were married in Baldwin City, KS on December 12, 1970. John, who retired from the Lawrence Fire Department and Helen, who worked both at Curtis 1000 and Lawrence Memorial Hospital have ...

Thomas 50th Anniversary

Francis and Mary Ann Thomas celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on December 27, 2019. They were married at First Baptist Church of Richland, Missouri on December 27, 1969. The couple made their home in Lawrence, Kansas, where Francis was a professor of Civil Engineering for more than 40 ...

Happy 50th Wedding Anniversary

From Mr. & Mrs to Grandma and Grandpa, happy 50th wedding anniversary Mike and Mary Coppedge. You are loved by your many friends and your family. Four kids, (Tammy, Kathy, Mickie, Jason) and eight grandkids (Maria, David, Nick, Karlee, Alexis, Andrew, Piper, Weston), countless trips to ...

Marriages, Divorces and Bankruptcies | VIEW ALL

Douglas County court filings for Jan. 17, 2021

Marriages Casey Wayne Baker, 36, Lawrence, and Kayla Ann Reynolds, Lawrence. Jason Levi Harris, 26, Nortonville, and Emily Ann Pantle, 22, Nortonville. Michael Benjamin Josias, 54, St. Marys, and Tracy Ann Jadwisiak, 57, St. Marys. Christopher Andrew Sellon, 33, Lawrence, and Emma ...

Douglas County court filings for Jan. 10, 2020

Marriages Christopher Eugene Baker, 39, Chanute, and Kathryn Lynn Litzel, Chanute. Eyyub S. Kantaroglu, 24, Fort Scott, and Destiny Angel Gonzales, 20, Fort Scott. Nevin Andrew Godfrey, 42, Lawrence, and Jenna Cheryl Groth, 31, Lawrence. Malachi McCain Cousin, 26, Neodesha, and Ariel ...

Douglas County court filings for Jan. 3, 2021

Marriages Soroush Rezvanbehbahani, 33, Lawrence, and Rana Esfandiary, 33, Lawrence. Brandon Bonsell, 25, Louisburg, and Kaleigh Boone, 23, Louisburg. Zachary Thomas Wells, 31, Oskaloosa, and Shelby Lawrence Leonhard, 27, Oskaloosa. Johnny Lee Mills, 52, Ottawa, and Martha Louise Mills, ...

Douglas County court filings for Dec. 27, 2020

Marriages Thomas William Kelly, 51, Lawrence, and Kayla Lynn Christianson, 30, Lawrence. Jeremy Andrew Vaughn, 23, Lawrence, and Thomas Lee Gottstein, 25, Lawrence. Matthew William Burford, 44, Mulberry, and Kelsey Suzanne Carter, 34, Mulberry. Jin-Cheng Guu, 25, Lawrence, and Xiling ...

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. 12-18, 2021

Below are real estate transfers filed at the Douglas County Clerk’s Office for Jan. 12-18. Tuesday, Jan. 12 Dana RJ Gardner and Paul Gardner to Natasha N. Hurt and John M. Palmgren, 2739 Maverick Ln., Lawrence. Randy W. Tongier and Martha J. Tongier to Kevin M. Thill and Lori A. Thill and ...

Real estate transfers for Jan. 5-11, 2021

Below are real estate transfers filed at the Douglas County Clerk’s Office for Jan. 5-11. Tuesday, Jan. 5 823 Mass Investment LLC to Luna Holdings LLC, 823 Massachusetts St., Lawrence. Charles Whittaker and April Whittaker to Stacy G. Fisher, Vacant land, Rural. Lance Orton and ...

Real estate transfers for Dec. 29, 2020 to Jan. 4, 2021

Below are real estate transfers filed at the Douglas County Clerk’s Office for Dec. 29-Jan. 4. Tuesday, Dec. 29 Karen Sue Schlosser Revocable Trust to Firkins Rental & Storage, LLC, 215 N 6th St., Baldwin City. Michelle Ganson to Angela M. Raines and Brian W. Hornberger, 734 Pine ...

Real estate transfers for Dec. 22-28, 2020

Below are real estate transfers filed at the Douglas County Clerk’s Office for Dec. 22-28. Tuesday, Dec. 22 Jeffery A. Day and Sheryl U. Day to Jeri Sledd and Brian Sledd, 710 E. 14th Pl., Eudora. Bended Branch, LLC to Suzanne K. Murphy, 1035 Pennsylvania St., Lawrence. Bruce Banning ...