PENSACOLA, Fla. - Wife, mother, daughter, sister and friend to many, Z. Lee Rouser, 85, passed from this earthly life to her eternal home on Nov. 6, 2015. She battled for 2 1/2 years against cancer and other health issues.
FARMINGTON, N.M. - Arlene Helen Miles, 100, died Nov. 6, 2015, at Life Care Center in Farmington, N.M. Born Jan. 13, 1915, in Breese, Ill., she was the daughter of Carl and Stella Gerfen. Arlene graduated from high school in Carlyle, Illinois, and from a business college in St. Louis, Mo. She met Hugh S. Miles while in Carlyle and the two were married on April 26, 1943. Together, they lived in Norfolk, Va., Olney, Ill., Ardmore, Okla., and Great Bend. From 1968 to 2003, Arlene lived in Great Bend. She enjoyed entertaining friends and family, and had a ...
SHAWNEE - Patty Sue Mauler, 68, died on Nov. 9, 2015, at her home. Born Feb. 26, 1947, to Paul and Helen (Riley) Stagner in Lafayette Township, Mo. 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. She enjoyed camping, dancing, traveling, estate sales and had a love for animals.
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 ...