Obituaries

Miriam Gentry

Miriam Ann Gentry, 86, of O'Fallon, Ill., passed away Sunday, April 11, 2021 in her home.Miriam was born August 4, 1934 in Topeka, Kans. to Joseph G. and Zella (nee Wilson) Youngkamp. She was married September 3, 1955 to Jack C. Gentry in Topeka, Kans.Mrs. Gentry graduated Magna Cum ...

Ryan Rofkahr

Ryan Edward Rofkahr, a successful business owner and lifelong resident of the state of Kansas passed away unexpectedly on April 9, 2021 at the young age of 40.Ryan was preceded in death by his Grandfather Jerome Rofkahr. Ryan is survived by his Partner Jamie Guzman, Daughter Haven Rofkhar, ...

Arletia Stewart

Arletia May Stewart passed away on April 8, 2021 at 96. Arletia was born December 22, 1924, in Linwood, KS to parents Julius and Louesa (Lucken) Torneden. Arletia married John Thomas Stewart on July 27, 1943 in Oskaloosa, KS. In addition to raising their three children, Arletia took pride in ...

Phonethet Souvannovong

Services for Phonethet T. Souvannavong, 72, Lawrence, will be Wed., April 14, 2021 at 1:00 p.m. at Warren-McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence. For his full obituary go to warrenmcelwain.com.

Marty Stowe

Private family services for Marty Dean Stowe, 48, Topeka, will take place at a later date. He died April 11, 2021, in Topeka. rumsey-yost.com

Alta Walter

Service for Alta, 95, Lecompton, 10 a.m. Thurs., April 15th St. Theresa's Catholic Church in Perry. Visit. from 6 - 8 p.m. Wed., April 14th Rosary at 7:30 p.m at Warren-McElwain Mortuary.

Douglas Wasson

Douglas Charles Wasson, 74, went to be with his heavenly Father on April 1, 2021, after a battle with leukemia and Parkinson's disease. He passed away peacefully at home, surrounded and cared for by his family. He is survived by his wife of nearly 50 years, Barbara Allen Wasson, and ...

Lorenzo Campo

Memorial Mass for Lorenzo Carlos Martin del Campo will be 10 a.m. April 17, 2021 at St. John Catholic Church in Lawrence. For Lorenzo's full obituary go to warrenmcelwain.com.

James Everson

Jim Everson, age 77, passed peacefully at his home on Friday, April 9th, 2021 in Lawrence, Kansas, after a long and hard-fought battle with Parkinson's Disease. Jim was born in Nevada, Missouri on May 6th,1943. He enlisted in the Navy and served on The U.S.S. Ranger as a steamfitter. ...

Dora Ikenberry

Dora Ann Ikenberry, 86, of Baldwin City, KS died Sunday, April 4, 2021 in Baldwin City, Kansas.She was born November 14, 1934 in Kansas City, Missouri the daughter of John Boyer and Thelma 'Lucille' Reed. When she was 14, she moved, with her family, to Baldwin City and later graduated from ...

Robert Wagner

Private family services and interment are planned for Robert A. 'Bob' Wagner, 86, Lawrence, who passed away Saturday, April 3, 2021, at LMH Health. See full obituary at rumsey-yost.com

Larry Welch

Larry Dee Welch, 85, died Wednesday, April 7, 2021, at his home in Olathe, Kansas, surrounded by family. Larry was born January 23, 1936, in Blackwell, Oklahoma, the son of Marion and Juanita Welch. The family moved to Sterling, Kansas and then St. John, Kansas, where Larry attended high ...

Ellis Whitesell

A Visitation will be held for Ellis D. Whitesell, 77, Eudora, from 5 - 8 p.m. Monday, April 12, 2021 at Warren-McElwain Mortuary - Eudora Chapel in Eudora, KS. warrenmcelwain.com.

Melva Edmonds

Service for Melva Edmonds, 81, Lawrence, will be 11 a.m. Tues., April 13th at Lawrence Heights Christian Church. Visit. 10 - 7 p.m. Mon. April 12th at Warren-McElwain. warrenmcelwain.com

Megan Edwards

Megan Reese Edwards(January 26, 1966 – April 6, 2021)Megan Reese Edwards, age 55, passed away at her home after a three year battle with ovarian cancer, surrounded by family in Mission Hills, Kansas on April 6, 2021. She was born in Newark, Ohio on January 26, 1966 to John Gilbert and ...

Darla Lusk

Darla Beth Lusk, 28, Tonganoxie, Funeral 10 am Friday April 9, at Quisenberry Funeral Home, Tonganoxie. Visitation 1 hour before. Burial Maple Grove Cemetery.

Hayleigh Wempe

Funeral services for Hayleigh 'The Hammer' Quinn Wempe, 15, Baldwin City, KS, will be at 11 a.m. Monday, April 12, 2021 at the Douglas County 4-H Fairgrounds ~ Derby Arena in Lawrence (you will need to enter the south gate for the funeral at the fairgrounds). Private family burial will be held ...

Charles Borgen

Private family burial for Charles 'Chuck' Borgen, 83, Lawrence, KS will be held at a later date at Memorial Park Cemetery. He died April 4, 2021 at the University of Kansas Medical Center in Kansas City, KS.He was born October 25, 1937, the youngest son of Roy and Mary Jane Fritz Borgen.As a ...

david Clark

A Memorial Service for David Wayne Clark, 56, of Lawrence, KS, will be held at 1 pm on Friday April 9th , 2021, at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. David was born January 08th 1965, in Lawrence, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital. He graduated from Lawrence High School before pursuing a career as a ...

Ethel Knopsnyder

Ethel Marie Knopsnyder, 93, Tonganoxie, KS. Funeral 11 am Thursday April 8, 2021 at Quisenberry Funeral Home, Tonganoxie. Burial will follow in Hubbel Hill Cemetery, Tonganoxie.