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Alexander Ray Thomas 1991 - 2016

ELLINWOOD - Alexander Ray Thomas, 24, passed away on Oct. 20, 2016, in rural Stafford County. Alex was born on Nov. 22, 1991 in Great Bend, to Daniel Thomas and Sheryl Watts. He was a lifetime Ellinwood area resident where he graduated from high school in 2010 and worked as a farm hand in the area.

October 25, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


Thomas “Mike” Murphy 1946 - 2016

SMYRNA, Ga. - Thomas "Mike" Murphy, 70, formerly of Great Bend, died Oct. 17, 2016. He was born Jan. 1, 1946, at Great Bend, the son of Ralph and Selenah (Clements) Murphy. He married Mary A. Torrez on Oct. 28, 1968, at Fairbury, Neb. A proud veteran of the United States Army, he honorably served two tours in the Vietnam Conflict, and two tours in Europe, as well as a diplomatic tour in Iran. Mr. Murphy was retired from Barton County, working both in the Sheriff's Office and Weed Department. He had been an Atlanta resident since 2001.

October 25, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


Milton E. Achatz 1924 - 2016

ELLINWOOD - Milton E. Achatz, 92, died Oct. 23, 2016, at Woodhaven Care Center in Ellinwood. Born Sept. 11, 1924, in Ellinwood, he was the son of Henry John and Rose Koch Achatz. On Nov. 18, 1947, he married Bertha L. Birzer at St. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, north of Ellinwood. A lifetime resident of Ellinwood, he was a retired farmer and a township maintenance operator for Lakin Township.

October 24, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


Alexander Ray Thomas 1991 - 2016

ELLINWOOD - Alexander Ray Thomas, 24, passed away on Oct. 20, 2016, in rural Stafford County. Alex was born on Nov. 22, 1991 in Great Bend, to Daniel Thomas and Sheryl Watts. He was a lifetime Ellinwood area resident where he graduated from high school in 2010 and worked as a farm hand in the area.

October 22, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


Todd L. VanWinkle 1962 - 2016

NEOSHO, Mo. - Todd L. VanWinkle, 54, passed away Oct. 19, 2016, at Northwest Medical Center in Bentonville, Ark., following a sudden illness. He was born April 11, 1962, in Great Bend, the son of James and Kathryn (Riedel) VanWinkle. Todd lived and attended school in Great Bend until moving to Winfield in 1976 where he finished his education. He served in the U.S. Army. He found new life in Neosho, Mo. in 2008 when he gave his life to the Lord and faithfully served Him by ministering to many people. Todd worked many construction jobs in the area; he ...

October 21, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


Melvin Virgil Bowlus 1933 - 2016

LARNED - Melvin Virgil Bowlus, 83, passed away Oct. 20, 2016, at his home in Larned. He was born Dec. 21, 1932 in Watonga, Oklahoma, becoming the adopted son of Harold August and Augusta Irene Henning Bowlus at the age of three.

October 20, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


Amanda Marie Zecha-Ford 1983-2016

Amanda Marie Zecha-Ford, 32, died Oct. 14, 2016, at Via Christi St. Francis Regional Medical Center, Wichita. Born Oct. 18, 1983 at Wichita, she was the daughter of Ronald Gene and Donna (Rine) Zecha.

October 19, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


Virgil H. Donovan 1933 - 2016

LARNED - Virgil H. Donovan, 83, passed away Oct. 18, 2016, at Diversicare of Larned. Born July 9, 1933 in Larned, he was the son of Paul H. Sr. and Elsie N. King Donovan. On Oct. 24, 1959, he married Shirley F. Roe in Clovis, N.M. She passed away Oct. 4, 2014. A lifetime area resident, he was a retired animal control officer for the city of Larned. He was a volunteer for the Larned Fire Department. He loved to follow his grandchildren in sports, local sporting events, hunting and fishing.

October 19, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


Steven Whynn DeWerff 1955 - 2016

ELLINWOOD - Steven Whynn DeWerff, 61, passed away on Oct. 11, 2016, at his home in Rohnert Park, Calif.

October 18, 2016 | Special to the Tribune | Obituaries


Robert K. Hoch 1946-2016

HOISINGTON - Robert K. Hoch, 69, died Oct. 16, 2016, at Great Bend Regional Hospital.

October 18, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


William ‘Bill’ Kirkpatrick 1926-2016

LINCOLN, Neb. - William L. "Bill" Kirkpatrick, 90, of Lincoln, formerly of Beatrice, passed away at the Waterford at Wilderness Hills Memory Care in Lincoln Monday Oct. 17, 2016.

October 18, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


Amanda Marie Zecha-Ford 1983-2016

Amanda Marie Zecha-Ford 1983-2016

October 17, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


June Bowyer-Sowell 1934 - 2016

CHICO, Texas - June Bowyer-Sowell, 81, died on Oct. 15, 2016, in Decatur, Texas. Born Oct. 16, 1934, in Great Bend she was the daughter of Daniel and Helen (Otte) Eckert. She was a retired sales clerk for Chico Dry Goods and Wise Furniture Sales. On Jan. 25, 1953, she married Eugene Bowyer. They were married 55 years until his passing in 2008. On Feb. 14, 2012, she married Sidney Sowell in Chico, Texas.

October 17, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


Vivian Victoria Roberts 1917-2016

LARNED – Vivian Victoria Roberts, 99, passed away on Oct. 13, 2016 at Diversicare of Larned. Born Aug. 11, 1917 at Halstead, she was the daughter of Cornelius C. and Elizabeth V. (Schmidt) Koehn.

October 15, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


David F. Folkerts, CPA 1938-2016

David F. Folkerts, CPA, 78, died Oct. 12, 2016, at Great Bend Regional Hospital. Born Aug. 18, 1938, at Larned, he was the son of Harm Herman and Mabel Pearl (Simmons) Folkerts. He was a 1956 graduate of Great Bend High School and received a Master of Accounting degree from the University of Kansas. On Aug. 29, 1959, he married Cecile Krause Samson at Seward. A lifetime Great Bend area resident, he was a long-time partner with Fred C. Maneth at Maneth and Folkerts Accounting Firm. Mr. Folkerts was an avid golfer and hunter, and loved University of Kansas sports ...

October 13, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


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Jean S. Bates 1941 - 2016

LUCAS - Jean S. Bates, 75, died Dec. 3, 2016. Born July 10, 1941, in Lucas, he was a farmer.

December 05, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


Eleanor M. Reif 1923 - 2016

ODIN - Eleanor M. Reif, 93, died Dec. 4, 2016, at Country Place Senior Living in Hoisington. She was born April 22, 1923, in rural Redwing ...

December 05, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


Ron and Freda Broetzmann

Ronald E. "Ron" Broetzmann 1937 - 2016

December 05, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


Darrell I. Rexwinkle 1936 - 2016

Darrell I. Rexwinkle, 80, died Dec. 4, 2016, at Cherry Village Nursing Home in Great Bend. Born June 3, 1936, at Edna, he was the ...

December 05, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


Ural G. “Jack” Clair 1930 - 2016

ELLINWOOD - Ural G. "Jack" Clair, 86, died Dec. 4, 2016, at Ellinwood District Hospital. Born Oct. 10, 1930, in rural Edwards County, he was the ...

December 05, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


Twila M. Bedford 1936 - 2016

PEABODY - Twila M. Bedford, 80, of Peabody and formerly of Lehigh, died Nov. 29, 2016, at Harry Hynes Hospice, Wichita. She was a retired medication ...

December 03, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


Doris June McFarren

Doris June McFarren, 84, of Great Bend, died Dec. 2, 2016, at Stormont Vail Hospital, Topeka. Services are pending with Bryant Funeral Home, 1425 Patton ...

December 03, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


Able Lee King Jr. 1955 - 2016

Able Lee King Jr., 60, died Nov. 25, 2016, at Great Bend Regional Hospital. Born Dec. 26, 1955, he was the son of Able Lee ...

December 02, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


Howard Nathan “Nate” Davis 1938 - 2016

Howard Nathan "Nate" Davis, 78, died Nov. 30, 2016, at Great Bend Regional Hospital. Born Oct. 15, 1938, at Lawton, Okla., he was the son ...

December 01, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


Ralph “Jim” Irving Carson 1954 - 2016

MINNEAPOLIS, Kan. - Ralph "Jim" Irving Carson, 62, of Minneapolis, Kansas, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 30, at Salina Regional Health Center. He was born April 7 ...

December 01, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


Alfreda J. “Freda” Broetzmann 1938 - 2016

HAYS - Alfreda J. "Freda" Broetzmann, 78, died Nov. 29, 2016, at her home in Hays. Born Sept. 25, 1938, in Schaffer, she was the daughter ...

November 30, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


Robert L. “Bob” Allford Jr. 1932 - 2016

Robert L. "Bob" Allford Jr., 84, died Nov. 28, 2016, at Almost Home, Inc. in Great Bend. Born Nov. 20, 1932, at Wellington, Texas, he ...

November 28, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


Marlin C. Isern (Mort) 1930 - 2016

ELLINWOOD - Marlin C. Isern (Mort), 86, passed away on Nov. 26, 2016, at Mitchell County Hospital in Beloit. Born June 25, 1930, in rural Ellinwood ...

November 28, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


Mary Kathryn Mater 1929-2016

Mary K. Mater, age 87 years, died Saturday morning, Nov. 26, 2016 at Cherry Village Residential Care in Great Bend. Born on July 9, 1929 ...

November 26, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


Elder Able Lee King, Sr.

Elder Able Lee King, Sr., 60, died Nov. 25, 2016 at Great Bend Regional Hospital. Services are pending with Bryant Funeral Home, 1425 Patton Road ...

November 26, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries


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