ENID, Okla. - Brian Keith Brueggemann, 53, died at his home at Enid, Okla. Born in Ellinwood, he was the son of Carlon McMullen and Karen ( Mullenix) Sunderland. He grew up in Great Bend and lived in various locations through the years. Brian was a highly skilled private aircraft painter for 30 years, and has painted aircraft for famous people, i.e. John Travolta, Hank Williams Jr., the Miami Dolphins team plane, and many others.
On Sunday, Oct. 9, Marlis Shamblin will be speaking at the 1st Church of the Nazarene, 4811 Broadway Ave. in Great Bend. Doors will be open at 5:30p.m., and the service will start at 6 p.m., followed by a time of fellowship afterward.
October 07, 2016|
Special to the Tribune
It has been awhile since visitors at the Great Bend Brit Spaugh Zoo have been able to view ring-tailed lemurs, but those animals will be moving into an exhibit area this week and ready for public viewing later this month.
SCOTT CITY - Norman G. Medina, 58, passed away on Oct. 2, 2016, at the Scott County Hospital in Scott City. Born Jan. 26, 1958, in Scott City, he was the son of Jess and Dolores Torrez Medina. A resident of Scott City since 2013, moving from Garden City, he was the owner and operator of his trucking company, Pure Country, and then worked for CHS for the past six years. On May 16, 2010, he married Cynthia Bitner in Reno, Nev. She survives.
ELLINWOOD - Vada Lucille Yarmer, 89, passed away Oct. 4, 2016, at Woodhaven Care Center in Ellinwood. Born Oct. 19, 1926, in Great Bend, she was the daughter of John and Gertrude Mae (Huffman) Yarmer. She was a lifetime resident of Ellinwood.