HOISINGTON - Gladys Voos, 86, died June 6, at Kansas Medical Center, Andover. Born May 4, 1927 in Hoisington, she was the daughter of Luther and Mary Elizabeth (Phillips) Marcum. On Feb. 12, 1948 she married Melvin Bates in Hoisington. He died on Oct. 15, 1958. On April 30, 1960 she married Ray Hartman in Hoisington. They later divorced. On Oct. 10, 1970 she married Melvin Voos in Hoisington. He died on Dec. 28, 1991. Gladys retired from being a care giver at the age of 84.
GARDEN CITY - Greg Biernacki, 59, died July 12 at St. Catherine Hospital in Garden City. Born May 18, 1954 in Garden City, he was the son of Fred and Edna (Wright) Biernacki. On March 29, 1973 he married Diana Smith in Garden City. In 1973 he graduated from Garden City High School. He worked for Post & Brown Well Service which later became Post & Mastin Well Service for 23 years. In 2000 he and John Huber formed BHS Pumping, LLC which he has owned and operated since.
F. Robert "Bob" Kopke, 89, died July 13 at Great Bend Health and Rehabilitation Center. Born Nov. 3, 1923 in Great Bend, he was the son of Webster "Web" and Marie (McMurtry) Kopke. On Aug. 10, 1945 he married Norma Jean Gaunt in Great Bend. She survives. A graduate of the Wisconsin School of Banking, Mr. Kopke was a retired Installment Loan Officer of the Hutchinson National Bank. After retirement, he served as the president of Maize State Bank in Maize until 1998. He had also worked intermittently for Cook and Weber Funeral Home and Bryant Funeral Home in Great ...
ELLINWOOD - Promote handicapped children in a healthy environment - physically, emotionally and spiritually - for a better future. That is the theme for this years conference/summer camp for families of children with disabilities in Romania sponsored by Star of Hope out of Ellinwood. Mark Aug. 21 - 24 on your calendar and pray for the families who will be gathering to share burdens, joys, exchange information and helpful suggestions.
Terry Bauer, Nationally Certiï¬ed in Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCTMB), has created a special atmosphere for her clients at "A Touch of Country Massage Therapy" located at 2811 10th Street in Great Bend.
Once in a long while all the chips fall the right way and a Kansas farm family raises the best wheat crop it ever had. The Kent Winter family of northwestern Sedgwick County harvested such a crop in late June of this year.
July 14, 2013|
John Schlageck, Kansas Farm Bureau
Ruth Trahan, Certified Massage Therapist and Reflexologist, has joined the staff at Heartland Center for Wholistic Health. She is a graduate of Butler Community College in Andover with an Associates Degree in Applied Science. Ruth is trained in Swedish, Sports and Deep Tissue, and Chair Massage. She also does Raindrop Therapy. Ruth Trahan and Jessica Williams, MT are available for appointments Monday