View Mobile Site

Archive By Section - Obituaries


Edward Allen Greene 1966 - 2017

Edward Allen Greene, 51, died Dec. 6, 2017, at his home in Great Bend. He was born March 21, 1966 at Pawtucket, RI, to Edward Arthur and Michele (Kellerhouse) Greene.

December 18, 2017 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


Rickey Beltz 1954 - 2017

GARDEN CITY - Rickey Beltz, 63, died at his home in Garden City on Dec. 12, 2017. He was born on Sept. 4, 1954 in Wichita, the son of Sidney and Evelyn Foos Beltz.

December 18, 2017 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


Ruth G. (Rowe) Lisenby 1933 - 2017

Ruth G. (Rowe) Lisenby, 84, died Dec. 11, 2017, at Cheyenne County Hospital. She was born on Feb. 22, 1933, in Great Bend, to Fredrick and Ester (Penney) Rowe. On June 17, 1970, she married Roger A. Lisenby.

December 18, 2017 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


Doris A. Robl 1927 - 2017

ELLSWORTH - Doris A. Robl, 90, passed away Friday, Dec. 15, 2017, in Wichita. She was born second of 12 children on March 19, 1927, in Hays to Dan and Hilda (Weigel) Leiker.

December 16, 2017 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


Jeanine Marilyn (Bunge) Laughlin 1933 - 2017

LENEXA - Jeanine Laughlin, 84, passed away quietly Friday, Dec. 8, 2017, at her home in Covenant Place of Lenexa, in Lenexa, Ks. She was born Jan. 30, 1933, in Iowa Falls, Iowa to Dr. E. F. and Evelyn (Nay) Bunge. She proudly graduated from Topeka High

December 16, 2017 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


Sandra Sue (Turner) Everett 1941 - 2017

Sandra Everett, 76, passed away peacefully, December 14, 2017 after a courageous battle with Dementia. Sandra was born October 16, 1941 in McPherson, Kansas. She was preceded in death by her parents William F. and Susan Turner and brother Frankie Turner. She is survived by her children, Kelly Reinert (Brad), Jacquie Albertsen (Dave), Anthony Lopez (Clara Moravec) and Nicole Noelck (James); siblings, Patricia Fox, Steven Turner, Jann Kaiser and Jaynee Schwartz; eleven grandchildren, Steven, Allie, and Alex Chlentzos, Brittnee and Matthew Albertsen, Dani and Mia Lopez, Taylor, Molly and Isaac Noelck, Bradley Reinert (Jessica); four great-grandchildren, Adrianna and Alivia Powell ...

December 16, 2017 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


Randy L. Parsons 1955 - 2017

GREAT BEND - Randy L. Parsons passed away peacefully on Dec. 15, 2017, at the age of 62, in Great Bend. Randy was born in 1955 in Cozad, Neb. He later married Theresa Montoya, and became a father of two children in Great Bend. Following his entrepreneurial spirit, the family relocated to Branson, Mo., where Randy started his own company, and the family enjoyed many wonderful years on Table Rock Lake. Later returning to Kansas, Randy spent his remaining years as a truck driver, realtor, and forever an entrepreneur.

December 16, 2017 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


Sister Teresa Orozco 1941-2017

GREAT BEND - Sister Teresa Orozco, 76, died Dec. 12, 2017, in the Dominican Sisters' convent infirmary, Great Bend.

December 12, 2017 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


Alvin Adam Gerstner 1926-2017

PECULIAR, Mo. - Alvin "Al" Adam Gerstner, 91, Peculiar, Mo., died Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017 at the Kansas City Hospice House in Kansas City, Mo.

December 12, 2017 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


Beverly J. Steffen 1932-2017

BURDETT - Beverly J. Steffen, 85, passed away Dec. 12, 2017 at Pawnee Valley Community Hospital.

December 12, 2017 | Special to the Tribune | Obituaries


James R. “Jim” Pivonka 1929 - 2017

TIMKEN - James R. "Jim" Pivonka, 88, died Friday, Dec. 8, 2017, at Rush County Memorial Hospital in LaCrosse. Mr. Pivonka was born Oct. 31, 1929, in Timken, the son of Ralph M. and Antonia (Holopirek) Pivonka. He was a lifelong resident of Rush County. A 1947 graduate of Bison High School he was a co-owner operator of Pivonka Implement in Timken, which later moved to LaCrosse. On July 15, 1953, he married Betty Jean Sandstrom, in Timken. She preceded him July 15, 1963. He then married Laura J. (Oliverius) Warnken on Oct. 7, 1967 at St. Rose Catholic Church in ...

December 11, 2017 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


Robert H. Frink Jr. 1922 - 2017

ST. JOHN - Robert H. Frink Jr., 95, passed away Dec. 9, 2017, at South Hutchinson. He was born on Oct. 11, 1922, at Hopewell, the son of Robert Howard Frink Sr. and Nettie Iva (Rogers) Frink. On Nov. 26, 1944, he married Maurine E. (Dorland) at Greensburg. She preceded him in death. A resident of St. John since 1954 he was a retired Shift Foreman for Northern Natural Gas after 35 years.

December 11, 2017 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


Dorothy Belle Behrens 1928 - 2017

Dorothy Belle Behrens, 89, passed away Dec. 9, 2017, at home in Great Bend. She was born Jan. 29, 1928, at Council Grove to Oliver and Sabina (Snodgrass) Ratliff. Dorothy married Orla Frederick "Fred" Behrens on Sept. 17, 1950, at Council Grove. A Great Bend resident since 1950, Dorothy worked for First National Bank and was a cook for Shady Grove School. Dorothy was known for her volunteer ministry at the church, such as tea towel embroidery for new brides, sewing sleeping bags for the homeless, and making noodles for fundraising efforts.

December 11, 2017 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


Beverly Patricia Retzlaff 1951 - 2017

HOISINGTON - Beverly Patricia Retzlaff, 66, passed away Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017, at Via Christi St Francis Hospital in Wichita. She was born May 10, 1951, in Peoria, Ill., the daughter of Leonard and Betty (Kilpatrick) Peck. She was a CNA working at several care homes. She has been a resident of Hoisington since 1987 coming from Peoria, Ill. Beverly was united in marriage to James M. Retzlaff on July 1, 2002, in Great Bend. He preceded her in death on Dec. 12, 2012. She loved to be with her family and adored her pets.

December 11, 2017 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


Pauline Helen “Ammie” Halfhill 1932 - 2017

Pauline Helen "Ammie" Halfhill, 85, died Dec. 10, 2017 at Hospice House in Hutchinson. Born Sept. 11, 1932 in Great Bend, she was the daughter of Emil F. and Sophie J. (Soeken) Kruckenberg. She married Marion R. "Hap"Halfhill on March 24, 29154. He died on Nov. 5, 1996. She was employed at Stoneridge Country Club in ground maintenance and Great Bend Police Department as a crossing guard until retiring this year. She was an avid Bingo player. She never met a stranger, was a friend to everyone, young and old and was strong willed and determined to the end.

December 11, 2017 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


« First  « Prev  1 2 3 4 5  Next »  Last »

Page 3 of 366

Articles by Section - Obituaries


Francis J. Behr 1929 - 2018

HOISINGTON - Francis J. Behr, 88, died January 16, 2018, at Cherry Village, Great Bend. He was born November 14, 1929, in Hoisington, Kansas, the son ...

January 17, 2018 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


LeRoy Smith 1924 - 2018

HOISINGTON - LeRoy Smith, 93, died Jan. 15, 2018, at his home. He was born April 10, 1924, in Hoisington, the son of Clarence L. and ...

January 17, 2018 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


Louis (Louie) Herren 1922-2018

GREAT BEND - Louis (Louie) Herren, 95, left this world January 15, 2018, leaving behind his loved ones and those that loved him.

January 16, 2018 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


Janet Ann Sponsel 1938-2018

WICHITA - Janet Ann Sponsel, 79, died Wednesday, January 10, 2018, at her home in Wichita.

January 16, 2018 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


Lucibel Jay 1924 - 2018

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - Lucibel Jay of Great Bend died Jan. 11, 2018.

January 16, 2018 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


LeRoy Smith

HOISINGTON - LeRoy Smith, 93, died Jan. 15, 2018, at his home. Services are pending and will be announced at a later date by Nicholson-Ricke Funeral ...

January 16, 2018 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


Marilyn Ruth Carmin 1930-2018

ELLINWOOD - Marilyn Ruth (Schiewe) Carmin, 87, passed away at Woodhaven Care Center on Sunday, January 14th, 2018. Born in Port Clinton, Ohio on September 19th ...

January 15, 2018 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


Mary Louise Durland 1940-2018

GREAT BEND - Mary Louise Durland, 77, of Great Bend, died January 14, 2018, at Via Christi St. Francis Regional Medical Center, Wichita. She was born ...

January 15, 2018 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


Monte Merryman Parrish 1943-2018

AMES, Iowa - Monte Merryman Parrish died Monday, January 1, 2018 at his home in Ames, Iowa. He was 74. He served his country on the ...

January 15, 2018 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


Phyllis Mardelle O’Connell 1933-2018

COFFEYVILLE - Phyllis Mardelle O'Connell, 84, of Frontenac, passed away at 6:20 p.m. Sunday, January 14, 2018, surrounded by her family.

January 15, 2018 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


Dade Michael Cannon 2003 - 2018

Dade Michael Cannon, 14, of Great Bend, passed away peacefully January 12, 2018, at his home, surrounded by his family. He was born December 15 ...

January 13, 2018 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


Ann Martinie 1936 - 2018

LYONS - Ann Martinie, 81, of Lyons, passed away Jan. 12, 2018 at Hospital District 1 of Rice County, Lyons. She was born Oct. 6, 1936 ...

January 12, 2018 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


Edward O. Fischer

JENKS, Okla. - Edward O. Fischer, 87, died Jan. 10, 2018. Services are pending with Moore's Eastlawn Chapel in Tulsa, Okla.

January 12, 2018 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


John Elmer Slack Jr. 1933 - 2018

LARNED – John Elmer Slack Jr., 84, passed away Jan. 9, 2018, at Kansas Soldiers Home in Fort Dodge. He was born Nov. 7, 1933 in ...

January 11, 2018 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


Roland L. “Smitty” Smith, Jr. 1949 - 2018

Roland L. "Smitty" Smith, Jr., 68, of Great Bend, died, January 9, 2018, at Via Christi St. Francis Regional Medical Center, Wichita, KS. He was ...

January 10, 2018 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


1 2  Next »  Last »

Page 1 of 2


Please wait ...