Obituaries

Katherine Percifield

Funeral for Katherine, 93, will be 12pm, Sat. Jul. 17, Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. Family will receive friends 11am until service time. She died Tuesday at University of Kansas Hospital. rumsey-yost.com

Marcia Roberts

Marcia Lynn Yates Roberts, 64, Overland Park, KS, passed away Monday, July 12. Funeral 11 am Monday , July 19, 2021 at Quisenberry Funeral Home, Tonganoxie. Visitation 1 hour before.

Shirley Ruddy

Services for Shirley Marie Ruddy, 95, Lawrence, are pending with Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. Shirley passed away Thur., July 15, 2021, at Pioneer Ridge Retirement Community. rumsey-yost.com

Clifford Downing

Heaven opened the Gates July 13, 2021, for Clifford 'Cliff' Downing, 78 of rural Lawrence. After a long illness he passed peacefully with family by his side. Born at home 1/3/1943, in the Clinton/Lone Star community, to Elmer Downing & Iva (Hasty) Downing. Cliff attended Apple Pie Grade ...

Jane Harris

Jane Lee Harris, 72, Leavenworth, KS, passed away Friday July 9, 2021 at Providence Medical Center, Kansas City, KS. Services will be private.

Patrick Lenning

Patrick LeRoy Lenning, 67, Wellsville, KS passed Sat., July 3. Ceremony of Life will be Lenning Family Farm 6 p.m. Sat., July 17. Arr: Bruce Funeral Home, Gardner,KS.

Katherine Percifield

Arrangements for Katherine M. Percifield, 93,formerly of Lawrence, will be announced by Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. She died Tuesday at University of Kansas Hospital. rumsey-yost.com

David Seymour

David Craig Seymour, passed away July 6, 2021 at his home. A celebration of life will be held 11 am Saturday July 17, 2021 at the Tonganoxie VFW Post #9271.

Stephen Blanchard

Stephen Michael Blanchard, Jr AIA, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday July 10, 2021 at his home. He was born July 26, 1966, in Greenville, NC the son of Lt. Col. Stephen M. Blanchard Sr. and Nancy Calloway Blanchard Sipe.Stephen graduated from Derby High School in KS after a successful High ...

Brenda Breithaupt

Brenda Joyce (Penny) Breithaupt, 81, passed away peacefully July 11, 2021, at Brookside Retirement Community, Overbrook.She was born March 21, 1940, in Lawrence, Kansas, daughter of Margaret (Spence) Penny and Jim (Pappy) Penny.She was a lifelong member of Lawrence First Church of the Nazarene ...

Donald Conrad

A Celebration of Life for Rev. Donald L. Conrad, 90, Lawrence, will be held at 11 am Sat, July 24th, at Trinity Lutheran Church. Bishop Susan Candea officiating. Private inurnment. Obit at rumsey-yost.com

John Hollis

92, Ozawkie, died Monday, July 12, 2021. Service 11AM, Sat. July 17, St. Mary's -Immaculate Conception Church Valley Falls. barnettfamilyfh.com

Judy Schmitz

Funeral services for Judy Kathryn Schmitz, 62, Lawrence, will be 10 a.m. Friday at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. Burial will be in Eudora City Cemetery.Mrs. Schmitz died Sunday, July 11, 2021, at Menorah Medical Center in Overland Park, Kansas.She was born December 8, 1958, in Lawrence, the ...

David Seymour

On July 6, David was called home to Christ. David, a lifelong resident of Tonganoxie, spent his final moments on the land and near the people he cherished the most.

Brenda Breithaupt

Arrangements for Brenda J. Breithaupt, 81, Lawrence, are pending with Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. Brenda passed away Sun., July 11, 2021, at Brookside Retirement in Overbrook. rumsey-yost.com

Audrey Hahn

Services for Audrey Hahn, 84, Lawrence, will be 10am Mon. at Oak Hill Cemetery. Mrs. Hahn died July 11, 2021. Visitation, 4pm-6pm Sun., at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. Obituary at rumsey-yost.com.

Frances McGraw

Arrangements for Frances Ruth 'Teddy' McGraw, 88, Lawrence, will be announced by Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. Mrs. McGraw died July 12, 2021. Condolences sent at rumsey-yost.com.

Judy Schmitz

Arrangements for Judy Schmitz, 62, Lawrence, will be announced by Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. Mrs. Schmitz died July 11, 2021. Condolences sent at rumsey-yost.com.

Chip Smith

Chip Smith passed away Thursday July 8th, 2021 in Lawrence, KS. Services are pendingHe was born August 7th, 1958 to Donald and Lavonne Smith and raised in La Mirada, CA. The youngest of four, he worked for Hemco and Tri-Plas Plastics before transferring to Lawrence KS to work for Berry Global ...

Sharon Abram

Memorial services for Sharon Louise Abram, Lawrence, will be 10 am, Saturday July 17, 2021, at Living Water Evangelical Free Church, Oskaloosa, Kansas. rumsey-yost.com