DEATHS

ORIGINALLY WRITTEN
Daniel Heyman, 86

Daniel Clair Heyman, 86, U.S. Navy veteran and retired aircraft worker of Los Angeles, Calif., died Dec. 31 at Sunrise Assisted Living in Hermosa Beach, Calif.

A memorial Mass was celebrated Jan. 13 at American Martyrs in Manhattan Beach, Calif. Burial was at Holy Cross Cemetery in Culver City, Calif.

He was born Nov. 13, 1918, to Pauline Ernestine Schwarz and Henry Emanuel Heyman in Burns.

He is survived by his wife, Jackie; four daughters, Sharon Carter and husband Don of Sacramento, Calif., Debbie Heyman of Redondo Beach, Calif., Beverly Busby and husband Kirk of Manhattan Beach and Janet Heyman of Westchester, Calif.; two sisters, Henrietta Heyman of Petaluma, Calif., and Barbara Thimm of Wichita; and three grandchildren.

Memorials have been established with Alzheimer’s Association and VITAS Hospice Charitable Fund.

Margaret Jewell, 94

Margaret F. (Coss) Jewell, 94, died Feb. 5 at Peabody.

Services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 9, at Peabody United Methodist Church with pastor Linda Willey officiating. Interment will be at Prairie Lawn Cemetery in Peabody.

She was born Oct. 23, 1910, to Mr. and Mrs. John Coss. On Aug. 3, 1937, she was married to Willard S. Jewell, who predeceased her.

She is survived by caregiver and cousin Helen Storbeck of Winfield and many other cousins.

Memorials have been established for the Willard and Margaret Jewell Music Scholarship Fund at Southwestern College in Winfield, Peabody United Methodist Church and Peabody Community Foundation.

Donald McCarty, 65

Donald E. McCarty, 65, oil field worker and welder, died Feb. 3 at his home in Marion.

Cremation was held and a private family inurnment will take place at a later date.

He was born May 10, 1939, to Gene E. and Vera (Keazer) McCarty in Marion. On March 9, 1958, he was married to Mary M. Cogdill, who survives.

He is also survived by three sons, Donny Gene McCarty of Cimmaron, Larry E. McCarty of Hillsboro and Tate P. McCarty and wife Brandy of Marion; six daughters, Jeanne Penner and husband Doug, Barbara Hein and husband Steve, Susan Bernhardt and husband Dan, all of Hillsboro, Traci Maier and husband Craig of Lakewood, Colo., and Kim Melicher and husband Mike of Hutchinson; a brother, Larry McCarty and wife Karen of Maple Lake, Minn.; a sister, Dorothy Stubby and husband Gilmer of Newton; brother-in-law Jack Adams and wife Shirley of Hayes; 22 grandchildren and six grandchildren.

Memorials were established with Central Care Cancer Center of Newton. Memorials should be sent in care of Zeiner Funeral Home, 205 Elm, Marion, KS, 66861.

Jess Richmond, 88

Jess Randolph Richmond, 88, retired Boeing employee, Jan. 31, at his home in Marion.

The funeral was Feb. 3 at Emanuel Baptist Church with pastors Bill Sherfy and David Branson officiating. Burial was at Marion Cemetery.

He was born Jan. 18, 1917, to George Lee and Lena Mable Kreutziger Richmond in Marion. On Nov. 20, 1937, he was married to Martha Lizzie Madsen, who predeceased him in mid-1982. On Oct. 17, 1982, he was married to Irene Smith, who survives.

He is also survived by a son, Kurt of Aledo, Ill.; daughters Reta and husband Joe Myers of Mineola, Texas, and Connie Stephens of Emporia; two stepdaughters, Elsie Burkholder and Feebie and husband Bill Holdeman, all of Marion; a sister, Jane Williams of Marion; numerous grandchildren, great -grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.

Memorials can be made to Emanuel Baptist Church or the Marion Fire Department for equipment.

Todd Svitak, 40

Todd Michael Svitak, 40, owner and operator of Svitak Machine in Lincolnville, died Feb. 4 in an automobile accident on U.S. Highway 50 west of Peabody.

The rosary was recited Monday, Feb. 7, at St. John Nepomucene Catholic Church in Pilsen with Father Mark Wesely officiating. Funeral Mass was Tuesday, Feb. 8, at the church with Father Paul Oborny as celebrant, followed by the committal service at Pilsen Cemetery.

He was born Jan. 18, 1965, at Marion to George and Charlene Svitak, who survive.

He is also survived by three songs, Terry, Trent and Taylor, all of Herington; two brothers, Doug of Lincolnville and Randy of Pilsen; and a grandchild, Jack Svitak.

Memorials have been established with St. Anne’s Altar Society and the St. John’s Choir, both of Holy Family Parish, St. John Nepomucene Church at Pilsen.

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