Category: Deaths

DEATH: Kristine Farr, 55

Kristine Farr, 55, of Hillsboro, and a parole officer for the state of Kansas, died Aug. 29 at Via Christi St. Francis in Wichita. A private service is planned. She was born Aug. 26, 1959, in Bartlesville, Okla. Survivors include daughter Desirae and husband Chance Stephens of Wichita; sisters Debi Stanton of Pueblo, Colo., Jeri Clark of Harrison, Ark.; parents, […]

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DEATH: Lou Kerbs, 68

Lou Kerbs, 68, died Aug. 28 at Durham. The service will be at 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 5, at Jost Funeral Home, 401 S. Washington St., Hillsboro. He was born Dec. 4, 1946, to Wallace and Gertrude (Wiens) Kerbs at McPherson. Survivors include son Jeff and wife Denise Kerbs of Amarillo, Texas; daughters Krista and husband Kurt Myrick of Austin, […]

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Deaths (Aug. 27, 2014)

• harold (spud) pschi­goda, 90, died Aug. 19 at Salem Home in Hillsboro. Visitation with the family is from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 23, at Jost Funeral Home, 401 S. Washington St., Hillsboro. No funeral service is planned. He was born May 26, 1924, to Chris and Ernestine (Pjeskie) Pschigoda at Hope. Survivors include son Jay and […]

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Deaths (August 20, 2014)

• Mary Katherine Quinn Costello, 89, of Marion, employed as vice president and member of the Tampa State Bank board and as a social worker, died Aug. 15 at St. Luke Living Center in Marion. The service was Aug. 18 at Holy Family Catholic Church in Marion. She was born in 1925 to George and Betty Quinn at Wichita. In […]

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DEATH: Harold (Spud) Pschigoda, 90

Harold (Spud) Pschigoda, 90, died Aug. 19 at Salem Home in Hillsboro. Visitation with the family is from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 23, at Jost Funeral Home, 401 S. Washington St., Hillsboro. No funeral service is planned. He was born May 26, 1924, to Chris and Ernestine (Pjeskie) Pschigoda at Hope. Survivors include son Jay and wife […]

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DEATH: Harold Kasper, 83

Harold Kasper, 83, a cattleman and farmer, of Hillsboro, died Aug. 16 at Hillsboro Community Hospital. The service will be at 11 a.m. Friday, Aug. 22, at Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Church, 300 Prairie Pointe, with pastor Brian Allen officiating. He was born July 29, 1931, to David and Susie (Block) Kasper at Hillsboro. His wife, Shirley Kasper of rural Hillsboro, […]

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Donald L. Buethe, 89, formerly of Lincolnville, died Aug. 7 at St. Luke Living Center in Marion. A memorial service will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 13, at St. John’s Lutheran Church, Lincolnville, with pastor Alan Stahlecker officiating. Cremation has taken place and burial will be at Lincolnville Cemetery. He was born Jan. 16, 1925, to Herman and Amelia […]

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Robert Lee “Bob” Frantz, 66, of Newton, retired from Jantz Lumber Yard, died July 23 at his home. The service was July 26 at First Mennonite Church, McPherson. He was cremated. He was born Jan. 29, 1948, to Cornelius B. and Dena Boehs Frantz at McPherson. On April 26, 1969, he was married to Janet Fletcher, who survives. Other survivors […]

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Frank W. Stika, 83, of Tampa, farm worker and lumber and battery factory employee, died July 14 at his home. The funeral was July 18 at Our Redeemer Lutheran Church in Herington with pastor Troy Slater officiating. Burial was at Lewis Cemetery in Ramona. He was born April 24, 1931, to Martin and Bessie (Vlk) Stika at rural Pilsen. On […]

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Harold Keazer, 96, retired Marion postmaster, died July 11 at Marion. He was born May 22, 1918, to George and Rosa (Kerns) Keazer at Marion. In February 1942, he was married to Janet Thye, who predeceased him. Survivors include children Jim and wife Melody Keazer of Rogers, Ark., Jeanne Keazer of Concordia and Doug and wife Luci Keazer of West […]

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