SHAWNEE - Patty Sue Mauler, 68, died on Nov. 9, 2015, at her home. Born Feb. 26, 1947, in Lafayette Township, Mo., she was the daughter of Paul and Helen (Riley) Stagner. She graduated from high school in Faucett, Mo., and attended Missouri Western College. She was employed at Guys Foods in Liberty, Mo., for several years and retired in 2012 from Coca Cola.
Marilyn Jane Malbrough, 64, died Nov. 11, 2015, at Stormont-Vail Regional Health Center in Topeka. She was born Oct. 8, 1951, at Great Bend, the daughter of Thomas James and Ruth Clara (Hawkins) Hardy.
GREAT BEND - Charlotte Ann Watkins, 69, passed away Nov. 10, 2015, in St. John. Born on Jan. 3, 1946, in Hays, she was the daughter of Harlan and Elsie (Brown) Littrell. She was a Certified Medical Aide. On May 25, 2001, she married Myron C. Watkins at Great Bend. He survives.
BUSHTON - Father James J. Roth, 95, died Nov. 7, 2015, at Catholic Care Center in Bel Aire. Born Sept. 23, 1920, near Deerfield, he was the son of Joseph and Christina A. Schaefer Roth. He received his Theology Degree, from Conception Seminary in Missouri. A resident of Bushton for 51, years, retiring to Claflin in 1998, later moving to Wichita, he was a retired life-long Catholic Priest for the Wichita Diocese, serving at Holy Name Catholic Parish rural Bushton for 51 years.
GREAT BEND - Maurice J. "Morris" Haberman, 67, died Nov. 2, 2015, at Kansas Medical Center in Andover. Born March 9, 1948, he was the son of Alex J. and Augusta J. (Koriel) Haberman. In 1966, he graduated from Great Bend High School. In 1970, he received his Bachelors in Industrial Arts from Fort Hays State College. On April 28, 1979, he married Patricia K. Moeder in Hoisington. She survives. A lifetime resident of Barton County, he was a farmer and stockman. He was a loving father and good grounded person who chose to be an organ donor so that he ...
TOMS CREEK, Va. - Henry John Staudinger, 72, died Oct. 21, 2015, at Winchester Medical Center in Winchester, Va. Born March 30, 1943, in Great Bend, he was the son of Henry and Anna (Zeman) Staudinger. He attended Sacred Heart High School in Salina for two years and graduated from Claflin High School in 1961 as class valedictorian. In 1965, he graduated Summa Cum Laude and Valedictorian from St. Benedict's College in Atchison receiving a degree in history. He was a 1967 graduate of Georgetown School of Law, Washington, D. C. On Aug. 8, 1970, he married Karen Virginia Coffin ...
ELLINWOOD - Jonathan Allan Scheuerman, 34, passed away on Nov. 2, 2015, in Lyons. Born Nov. 1, 1981, in Great Bend, he was raised in Ellinwood later moving to Lyons in 2013. He graduated from Ellinwood High School in 2000 and later received his Associate Degree from Barton County Community College. Jonathan worked at Ellsworth Correctional Facility as a correctional officer for 11 years and previously worked at Woodhaven Care Center in Ellinwood.