James Benjamin “Bennie” Wilson, 62, of Liberal, died Monday, September 10, 2012, at Rush Hospital in Meridian, Mississippi, as a result of a motorcycle accident. He was born April 30, 1950, in Guymon, Oklahoma, the son of Woodrow B. and Lucille (Ellington) Wilson.
He attended Liberal Schools graduating from Liberal High School with the class of 1968. Bennie was employed for Nabisco/Kraft Foods fo
Ann Papay, age 76, of Ulysses, Kansas died Sunday, September 9, 2012 at her home in Ulysses, Kansas. She was born December 2, 1935 in Optima, Oklahoma, the youngest of twelve children of James and Lucy Paralee (Archer) Papay.
At the age of 3, Ann moved to Elkhart with her family and graduated from Elkhart High School. She began her professional career conducting door-to-door appraisals for Gr
Marcelo Vitolás Pando, 66, died Friday, September 7, 2012 at Southwest Medical Center in Liberal, KS.
He was born October 12, 1945 in Mexico, the son of Santiago and Juana Pando Vitolás.
He has been a longtime Liberal resident owning and operating Vitolás Tortillas for many years.
He was a member of the St. Anthony Catholic Church.
On Sept 24, 1968, he married Marga
Selman E. “Bud” Walter, age 84, of Ulysses, Kansas and formerly of Hugoton, Kansas and Beaver, Oklahoma died Sunday, June 24, 2012. He was born July 12, 1927 in Elmwood, Oklahoma, to the late Mac and Ferol (Pinnell) Walter and was the brother of Joye Anthony and the late Twila Crossley.
Bud served in the U.S. Navy during World War II and was an active member of the Dexter D. Harbour American L
Margaret Grace Barnes, age 89, of Ulysses, Kansas died Wednesday, September 5, 2012 at St. Catherine Hospital in Garden City, Kansas. She was born March 10, 1923 in Phoenix, Arizona, the daughter of James Pleasant and Mary Ella (Young) Ivy.
Margaret grew up in Chandler and Phoenix, Arizona. She graduated from Phoenix Union High School and then continued her education by obtaining her LPN Nurs
Elma Klassen, 98, of Adams, Oklahoma passed away September 3, 2012 at Wheatridge Park Care Center in Liberal, Kansas.
Inurnment service will be at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, September 8, 2012 at the Mennonite Brethren Cemetery near Adams, Oklahoma directed by Roberts Brothers Funeral Home in Hooker, Oklahoma.
Condolences may be left at www.robertsbrothersfuneralhome.com
Norma Jean Bricker, age 75, of Ulysses, Kansas died Sunday, September 2, 2012 at The Legacy at Park View in Ulysses, Kansas. She was born February 5, 1937 in Russell, Kansas, the daughter of Clyde Henry and Iva Ileen (Oliver) Bricker.
Norma Jean moved to Ulysses when she was ten years old. She graduated from Ulysses High School and then attended Ft. Hays State University. Norma Jean enjoyed t
Raymond Tuttle Goff, age 88, of Ulysses, Kansas, formerly of Quinter, Kansas died Thursday, August 30, 2012 at Bob Wilson Memorial Hospital in Ulysses, Kansas. He was born May 31, 1924 in Quinter, Kansas, the son of Paul and Gertrude (Tuttle) Goff.
Raymond grew up in Quinter and graduated from Quinter High School. He served in the United States Navy during World War II. On August 21, 1948, R
Michael Lynn Sanders, 59, of Hooker, Oklahoma passed away August 29, 2012 at Baptist St. Anthony’s Hospital in Amarillo, Texas.
Services are pending with Roberts Brothers Funeral Home in Hooker, Oklahoma.
Condolences may be left at www.robertsbrothersfuneralhome.com
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