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Dorcas Elizabeth Adams (03/28/15)
Dorcas Elizabeth Adams, 90, of Fort Scott died Monday evening, March 23, 2015 at the Fort Scott Manor Nursing Home. She was born Nov. 16, 1924 in Fort Scott, Kan., the daughter of David and Nellie (Owen) Wilkerson. She married John H. Adams Sept. 17, 1952 in Fort Scott, Kan., and he preceded her in death Sept. 28, 1980...
Donna Jean Holdridge (03/26/15)
Donna Jean Holdridge, a resident of Mound City, Kan., passed away Wednesday, March 25, 2015, at her home surrounded by her loving family. She was born April 23, 1940, to Gladys and Ephrium Kepley. She graduated from Highland High School in Albuquerque, N.M. ...
Myla O. McKenney (03/25/15)
Myla O. McKenney, 84, of Fort Scott, passed away Monday morning March 23, 2015 at Mercy Hospital. She was born Nov. 4, 1930 in Carthage, Mo., the daughter of Larkin and Huldah (Fogerson) Marshall. She married Jim McKenney March 31, 1950 in Rogers, Ark. He preceded her in death Feb. 9, 1996...
Dorcas E. Adams (03/25/15)
Dorcas E. Adams, 90, of Fort Scott died Monday evening, March 23, 2015 at the Fort Scott Manor Nursing Home. Funeral arrangements for Dorcas Adams are incomplete and will be announced later by the Konantz-Cheney Funeral Home.
John Lloyd Swarts, III (03/24/15)
John Lloyd Swarts, III, age 74, resident of Fort Scott, Kan., died Monday, March 23, 2015, as the result of a traffic accident near Deerfield, Mo. He was born Feb. 23, 1941, in Kansas City, Kan., the son of John L. Swarts, Jr. and Marjorie M. Miller Swarts. He married Hazel N. Denton on Nov. 23, 1963, in Manhattan, Kan. John retired from the United States Army and later served as Bourbon County Attorney...
Bobby Joe Demott (03/24/15)
Bobby Joe Demott, 90, of Knoxville, Tenn., born Nov. 6, 1924, died peacefully on March 5, 2015 with his family by his side. Bob was a loving son, brother, husband, father and grandfather, dedicated teacher and researcher, veteran, and loyal servant who valued fellowship and active participation in his community. ...
Calvin Arnold Reicheneker (03/24/15)
Calvin Arnold Reicheneker, age 89, a resident of Hidden Valley Lake, died Saturday, March 21, 2015, at his home. He was born April 24, 1925, in Kansas City, Kan., the son of Fred Reicheneker and Maude Dingey Reicheneker. Calvin served with the United States Army during World War II where he was stationed in Europe and North Africa. ...
Carolyn Marlene Kendrick (03/24/15)
Carolyn Marlene Kendrick, age 76, a resident of Fort Scott, Kan., died Sunday, March 22, 2015, at the Fort Scott Mercy Hospital. She was born Sept. 27, 1938, in Fort Scott, the daughter of Wade Robert Byington and Marie Mae Sharpless Byington. She married Jack Kendrick on Oct. ...
Myla O. McKenney (03/24/15)
Myla O. McKenney, 84, of Fort Scott, passed away Monday morning March 23, 2015 at Mercy Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by the Konantz-Cheney Funeral Home.
Robert Raymond Brown (03/20/15)
Robert Raymond Brown passed away in his home at the age of 85. Robert was born in Redfield, Kan., in 1930 to George and Delta Brown. He served in the Navy from 1948 to 1952. On May 25, 1952 he married Marilyn, his high school sweetheart and moved to California. ...
Pauline Wanda June (Bowman) Elliott (03/19/15)
Pauline Wanda June (Bowman) Elliott left this world to be with her heavenly father on Monday, March 16, 2015 at the Centerpoint Hospital in Independence, Mo. She was born June 18, 1922 the daughter of Bertha Alice (Moody) Bowman and Earl William Bowman. She was born near Fort Scott, Kan., and spent most of her childhood in and around Prescott, Kan. She graduated from Prescott High School in 1939...
Lairus Lee "Larry" Arndt (03/19/15)
Lairus Lee "Larry" Arndt, age 78, resident of Uniontown, Kan., died unexpectedly Wednesday, March 18, 2015, at his home. He was born May 12, 1936 in Hector, Minn., the son of Walker J. Arndt and Evelyn V. Lindberg Arndt. He grew up on the family farm in Minnesota. ...
Elizabeth Josephine Gooding (03/19/15)
Elizabeth Josephine Gooding, 90, of Fulton, died Wednesday morning, March 18, 2015 at the Medicalodge Nursing Home. She was born March 19, 1924 in Kansas City, Mo., the daughter of Jerome and Rose Manfredi. She married Clarence Gooding June 1, 1957 in Tulsa, Okla. He preceded her in death June 21, 2011...
Richard Dale Hall (03/19/15)
On Wednesday, March 18, Richard Dale Hall passed from this life into eternal fellowship with the Heavenly Father. He was born June 3, 1922, in Fort Scott, Kan., the son of Omer J. Hall and Grace Amelia (Seaman) Hall. A life-long resident of rural Bourbon County west of Fort Scott, he attended Bethel Grade School and graduated from Fort Scott High School in 1940...
Dee Burnam (03/18/15)
Dee Burnam, age 90, a resident of Fort Scott, Kan., died Monday, February 16, 2015, at Guest Home Estates. There was cremation. A memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, March 21, at the Carriage House, 301 S. Main St. A potluck lunch will follow. Services provided by Cheney Witt Chapel...
Pauline Elliott (03/18/15)
Pauline Elliott, 92, of formerly Fort Scott, died Monday, March 16, 2015 at the Centerpoint Hospital in Independence, Mo. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Konantz-Cheney Funeral Home.
Beverly Arlene Davis (03/17/15)
Beverly Arlene Davis, age 80, a resident of Hiattville, Kan., passed away Saturday morning, March 14, 2015, at the Medicalodge of Fort Scott surrounded by family. She was born Jan. 9, 1935, at Mercy Hospital in Fort Scott, Kan., the daughter of Kenneth Thomas and Edna Farmer Thomas. ...
L. Doreen (Peck-Sheperd) Christman (03/17/15)
L. Doreen (Peck-Sheperd) Christman, 92, of Kirksville, Mo. died March 12, 2015 at Kirksville Manor. She was born Jan. 30, 1923 at Louisa County, Iowa. Doreen was a graduate of Mediapolis High School in May, 1940. She married Floyd O. Sheperd on July 29, 1940. He died Dec. 19, 1980. Doreen married Harold Christman on Aug. 15, 1997. He died Sept. 8, 2014. She was an active life-long member of the Church of God Holiness...
June Elizabeth Hemphil (03/17/15)
June Elizabeth Hemphill 89, passed on March 8, 2015 of natural causes in the home of her daughter in Round Rock, Texas. Graveside memorial service will be held 2 p.m. Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at the Woodland Cemetery in Mound City, Kan. Visitation will be after the service from 2:30 p.m. until 4 p.m. at the Schneider Funeral Home and Crematory, Mound City Chapel. On line condolences for the family can be left at www.schneiderfunerals.com...
Donna Lea McQueen (03/17/15)
Donna Lea McQueen, age 68, Pleasanton, Kan., passed away on Saturday, March 14, 2015. Funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Sunday, March 22, 2015 at the Schneider Funeral Home and Crematory, Pleasanton Chapel. Burial will be in the Pleasanton Cemetery. ...
Marjorie L. Thompson (03/17/15)
Marjorie L. Thompson, 92, of Guest Home Estates, Fort Scott, Kan., passed away March 14, 2015. No services. Arrangements by Cremation Society of Kansas and Missouri (913) 383-9888.
Kathryn Emma Morrison (03/14/15)
Kathryn Emma Morrison, age 83, resident of Fort Scott, Kan., died suddenly on Thursday, March 12, 2015, at Mercy Hospital, Joplin, Mo. She was born June 18, 1931, in Pawnee Station, Kan., the daughter of Perry and Hazel Picht Keeney. She was raised on the family farm. ...
Richard James Shane (03/14/15)
Richard James Shane, age 62, resident of Fort Scott, died Friday, March 13, 2015, at Fort Scott Manor Nursing Home. He was born Feb. 28, 1953, in Stuart, Nebr., the son of Frank Ulysses Shane and Mary Ann Mashek Shane. Richard worked with Tri-Valley at various restaurants. He loved to watch western movies on television and listen to music. He was a Kansas City Chiefs fan...
Marjorie Maxine Judy (03/14/15)
Marjorie Maxine Judy, age 83, a resident of rural Redfield, died Thursday, March 12, 2015 at the University of Kansas Medical Center in Kansas City, Kan. She was born Feb. 15, 1932, in Fort Scott, Kan., the daughter of Albert Francis Smith and Thelma Mae Wiggans Smith. ...
Steven A. Lotterer (03/14/15)
Steven A. Lotterer passed away peacefully on the morning of March 8, 2015 after a courageous battle with liver disease at his home in Washington, D.C. Steve was born Aug. 10, 1957 in Fort Scott, Kan. to George S. Lotterer and Ernestine Bilyew Lotterer (Basel)...