Leah Jean (Cheek) Jones, age 77, of Kingman, Kansas and formerly of Ulysses died Monday, August 27, 2012 at her home in Kingman, Kansas. She was born February 8, 1935 in Hollis, Oklahoma, the daughter of Troy and Lucille (Culbreath) Cheek.
Leah moved to Ulysses in 1946 from Pampa, Texas and graduated from Grant County Rural High School in 1953. She managed Cheek Apartments, and for years work
Lila Mae Blasi 79, died Monday, August 27, 2012 at Wheatridge Park Care
Center in Liberal, KS.
She was born February 6, 1933 in Comanche Co. Kansas the daughter of
Ralph and Lucy (Stevenson) Sangster.
She had attended Enterprise School and graduated from Protection High
School in Protection, KS in 1951 and then attended Pratt Junior College.
After moving to Liberal in 1964 from Scot
Toni Lynn Dorsey, 50 yrs old, passed away August 20, 2012 at her home in Johnson, KS after a short illness. She loved living in the community of Johnson and will be missed by her family and many friends. She shared her home with her long time companion of 19 years, Steve Pittman, two foster children, and her loving pets. She was a loving grandmother, loved animals and rescued many.
Tracy Caudell, 50, of Guymon, passed away unexpectedly Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012, at his home.
Funeral services are pending and will be announced by Bunch-Roberts Funeral Home of Guymon.
Friends can sign the Online guestbook and leave condolences at www.bunchroberts.com
Mildred Florene Griffith, born on March 29, 1921, was the tenth of twelve children born to Ed and Susie Jones of Kiowa County, Oklahoma. Mildred passed from this life to her heavenly reward on August 21, 2012. She was predeceased by ten brothers and sisters and her loving husband Wilmer E. "Jack" Griffith of Meade, Kansas. Mildred is survived by her sister Eloise Bullinger of Oklahoma City, two
Charles Milton Dew (1932-2012) passed away peacefully in Ulysses, Kansas on Wednesday, August 22, 2012, after a hard-fought battle with myasthenia gravis. He was surrounded by members of his family as he advanced from this life into the next.
Though Charles spent the last five months of his life in Utah, where skilled specialists attended to his condition, he was a Kansan through and
Lois Meddock, 92 died, Sunday August 19, 2012 at Lone Tree Retirement Center in Meade Kansas.
She was born Sept. 13, 1919 at Uniontown, KS the daughter of Fay and Ruth (Bobbitt) Keith
She graduated from Uniontown High School and attended Ft. Scott, Junior College.
She was a homemaker and has worked in the courthouse in Fort Scott then taught school in a one room schoolhouse outside of Unio
Raymond R. Wiens, 87, passed away on August 20, 2012, at Bridge Haven Memory Care Center, in Lawrence, Kansas.
Raymond was born on May 9, 1925 in Hutchinson, Kansas the son of Abraham and Margaret (Hiebert) Wiens. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II. He fought on Iwo Jima and served in Nagasaki, Japan. Following his return from the war, he graduated from Meade H
E. Lavonna McBee, age 79, died Sunday morning, August 19, 2012, at the Fowler Residential Care Center, Fowler, Kansas. She was born March 4, 1933, at Hopewell, Kansas the daughter of Walter and Ora (Beighle) Unzicker. As a young girl she attended the Fowler school system, graduating from Fowler High School in 1951. On November 12, 1953, she married Donald Lee McBee at Liberal, Kansas.
Helen LaVon Swagerty, age 84, of Elkhart, Kansas died Sunday, August 19, 2012 at Morton County Hospital in Elkhart, Kansas. She was born November 1, 1927 in Hutchinson, Kansas the daughter of Earl Frederick and Elva Fay (McCowen) White.
Helen attended first grade in Pretty Prairie, Kansas, grade school and high school in Manter, Kansas and graduated from Elkhart High School. She married Ralph
LeRoy Osborn, 65, Tyrone OK, passed away peacefully at his
home surrounded by his family and loved ones. He was born December 15, 1946 at Hamburg, IA, the son of Gabriel W. & Helen M. Root Osborn.
LeRoy was a proficient mechanic and was owner and operator
of Osborn Repair since 1980. He was a family man that loved to
hunt, cars a
Evan Perry Branch, age 71, of Ulysses, Kansas died Wednesday, August 15, 2012 at his home in Ulysses, Kansas. He was born February 17, 1941 in Atchison, Kansas, the son of Perry Howard and Neva (Michael) Branch and step-mother, Minnie Grace (Owen) Branch.
Evan’s family moved to Walsenburg, Colorado when he was nine years old. After graduating from Walsenburg High School he served in the U.S.
Vernon Theodore Behrendt, age 85, of Liberal, passed away at 5:15 p.m., August 13, 2012 at Wheatridge Park Care Center, in Liberal. A native of Keyes, Oklahoma, he was born April 18, 1927, in Elkhart, Kansas, son of Elmer James and Fern Irene (Lowery) Behrendt. He attended Keyes High School and went to college at Panhandle State and Oklahoma State University, where he studied Geology. While at Pa
Clayton “Ross” Shirley, age 84, died Sunday, August 12, 2012 at Wheatridge Park Care Center in Liberal, KS.
He was born September 10, 1927 in Bogard, Missouri to Orval John and Edith (Greenwood) Shirley. In 1930, his family moved to Hugoton, KS. He graduated from Hugoton High School in 1945 where he was on the football team. After graduating, he spent 2 years in the U. S. Army being stationed a
Konner Wilkerson, age 2, died Friday evening, August 10, 2012, as a result of an automobile accident. He was born August 7, 2010, at Liberal, Kansas, the son of Jose Garcia and Bridgett Wilkerson. They survive. Other survivors include: Maternal grandparents, Lindsay Stewart and Lance Cleveland of Plains, Kansas Maternal grandfather,
Richard V. “Dick” Brookshire, age 79, of Ulysses, Kansas died Monday, August 06, 2012 at his home in Ulysses, Kansas. He was born May 19, 1933 in Hymer, Kansas, the son of Verlyn and Ruth (Paulsen) Brookshire.
Dick family lived at the Cities Service Plant and he graduated from Satanta High School in Satanta, Kansas. He married Emma (Patton) on June 6, 1954 in Ulysses, Kansas. He began worki