PENDING FUNERAL NOTICE GREAT BEND — Edwin R. “Ed” Johnson, 73, died Aug. 22, 2017, at Wesley Medical Center, Wichita. Services are pending and will be announced by Bryant Funeral Home, Great Bend.
John R. “Jack” Miller, Sr., 96, died Aug. 23, 2017 at River Bend Assisted Living in Great Bend. He was born Aug. 7, 1921, at Claflin, the son of J. W. and Frances (Linsner) Miller. He married Ruth I. Brackeen on Oct. 12, 1941, at Great Bend. She died Aug. 23, 2013. Mr. Miller worked […]
GREAT BEND — John Duane “J.D.” Kepka, 54, died Aug. 20, 2017, at Salina Regional Health Center, Salina. He was born Aug. 4, 1963, at Ellsworth, the son of John H. and Fern (Davidson) Kepka. A Great Bend, Kansas resident since 2007 coming from Hays, Mr. Kepka was a housekeeper for the Baltzell Motel. He […]
Gail Marie Miller passed away Friday, Aug. 18, 2017, at the age of 67, at Oschner Medical Center surrounded by the loving support of her family. She was born Dec. 15, 1949, at Great Bend, Kan., the daughter of Myron Mayse “Pete” and Nyla Jeanne (Shauers) Miller, and graduated from Great Bend High School in 1967. She lived […]
Sister Irene Hartman, 95, died Aug. 17, 2017, in the Dominican Sisters’ Convent Infirmary, Great Bend. Born Dec. 17, 1921, in Clonmel, as Germaine Hartman, Sister Irene was the daughter of the late Emil and Eva (Bull) Hartman. She was one of fourteen children. She entered the Dominican Sisters’ Community in Great Bend Sept. 9, […]
Lt. Col. (Ret.) Donald James Komarek 1931 – 2017 Donald James Komarek, 86, died Aug. 15, 2017, at Great Bend, following a brief illness. He was born June 3, 1931, at Ellinwood, the son of Frank and Emilie (Peschka) Komarek. He graduated from Ellinwood High School in 1949 and received his Bachelor of […]
Dateline: Russell, Kansas Name of Deceased: Leonard A. Funk Age: 88 Date of Death: August 17, 2017 Place of Death: Brookdale Assisted Living, Great Bend, Kansas Date of Birth: August 2, 1929 at Barton County, Kansas Parents Name: William and Lydia (Litzenberger) Funk OBITUARY INFORMATION Leonard married Mary Ann Younger July 19, 1951 at […]
Dateline: Hoisington, Kansas Donna Jean (Boyd) Evans, 88, went to be with the Lord and her husband, Richard Lee Evans, on August 12, 2017, at Cherry Village Assisted Living, Great Bend, Kansas. She was born May 23, 1929, in Wahansa, Kansas, the only daughter of Oliver W. & Elsie Pearl (Reed) Boyd. Donna Jean Estalene […]
PENDING FUNERAL NOTICE GREAT BEND — Mary L. Garrigues, 86, died Aug. 15, 2017, at Harry Hynes Memorial Hospice, Wichita. Services are pending with Bryant Funeral Home, 1425 Patton Road, Great Bend, Kansas.
GREAT BEND — Celesa May Preston, 51, died Aug. 15, 2017, at her rural Great Bend home. She was born May 31, 1966, at Great Bend, the daughter of Richard Allen, Sr. and Betty Jean (Bridges) Hawthorne. She married Jay R. Preston Sept. 18, 1993, at Great Bend. He died Aug. 20, 2006. A lifetime […]