FRONTENAC — Tereasa Marie (VanWinkle) Richardson, 60, of Frontenac passed away on Monday, Oct. 19, 2020, at Via Christi Hospital in Pittsburg after struggling for many years with serious health problems.

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CRESTON, Iowa — Willard Leon Maxson, 89, of Creston, Iowa, started his next adventure Saturday, Oct. 3, 2020, surrounded by his loving family.

WICHITA — Edith Louise Hileman, 80, of Wichita died at 7:41 a.m. Monday, Oct. 19, 2020, at her home. 

MOUND VALLEY — Alexander M. “Alex” Ybarra, 72, of Mound Valley passed away the evening of Sunday, Oct. 18, 2020, at his home after a brief illness.

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Lacreta V. Stice, 88, of Parsons died at 8:03 a.m. Monday, Oct. 19, 2020, at Woodridge Estates at Parsons. 

Lacreta Stice, 88, a resident of Woodridge Estates in Parsons, died there at 8:03 a.m. Monday, Oct. 19, 2020. Her husband, Jack Stice, preceded her in death on May 24, 2020.

WICHITA — Edith Hileman, 80, of Wichita and a former Girard resident, died at 7:41 a.m. Monday, Oct. 19, 2020, at her home in Wichita.

CHANUTE — Isabel Cruz Ysusi, 88, passed away on Saturday, Oct. 17, 2020, at the Guest Home Estates 2 in Chanute.

MOUND VALLEY — Alexander M. “Alex” Ybarra, 72, of Mound Valley passed away the evening of Sunday, Oct. 18, 2020, at his home after a short illness. He is survived by his wife, Brenda, of the home.

GOLDEN, Mo. — Jeanne Proffitt, 64, of Golden, Missouri, passed away at her home on Thursday, Oct. 8, 2020.

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. — Charles N. Long, 73, of Minneapolis, Minnesota, died on Friday, Oct. 9, 2020. 

HALLOWELL — Tommy L. Manning, 41, of Hallowell died on Saturday morning, October 10, 2020, due to injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident south of Labette City.

MILWAUKEE, Wis. — Donald R. Logan Sr., 73, of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, passed away at his home on Friday, Oct. 2, 2020.

McCUNE — Charles E. McElhaney, 60, of McCune died at 2:02 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2020, surrounded by his loved ones.

GARNETT — Jeanette Wolken, 82, of Garnett passed away Saturday, Oct. 10, 2020, at Baldwin Healthcare and Rehab in Baldwin City.

CHICKASHA, Okla. — Randie Ray Wolverton, 69, of Chickasha, Oklahoma, died Friday, Oct. 9, 2020, in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

Jane Doudna Amos, 82, of Parsons went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Sunday, Oct. 11, 2020.

Darrel L. Keller, 79, of Parsons passed away in his home at 7:53 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2020, in the loving arms of his wife and love of his life, Mary Ann, and surrounded by his family and friends.

Helen L. LaFalier, 94, passed away at 9:55 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2020, at Parsons Presbyterian Manor.

Beverly Jean Reynolds, 91, who lived her entire life until 2018 with sustaining friends in Parsons, passed away at noon Monday, Oct. 5, 2020, at her care home in Wichita, near a son. Both sons contacted her daily by phone or visit.

Darrel L. Keller, 79, of Parsons passed away at 7:53 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2020, at his home. He is survived by his wife, Mary Ann, of the home.

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Katharine A. Fisher, 61, of Parsons passed away at 1:24 a.m. Monday, Oct. 12, 2020, at Via Christi  St. Francis in Wichita.

BARTLESVILLE, Okla. — Donald W. “Donnie” Moody, 70, of Bartlesville, Oklahoma, a former St. Paul and Parsons resident, passed away Monday, Oct. 5, 2020, at Ascension St. John’s Jane Phillips Medical Center in Bartlesville.

HALLOWELL — Tommy L. Manning, 41, of Hallowell died on Saturday morning, Oct. 10, 2020, due to injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident.

Katharine A. Fisher, 61, of Parsons passed away at 1:24 a.m. Monday, Oct. 12, 2020, at Via Christi — St. Francis in Wichita. She is survived by her longtime companion, Al Campmier, of the home.

WICHITA — Beverly J. Reynolds, 92, formerly of Parsons, passed away at 11:55 a.m. Monday, Oct. 5, 2020, at her home in Wichita.

WICHITA — Richard E. Willis, 97, entered his eternal home on Saturday, Oct. 3, 2020, in Wichita.

ROGERS, Ark. — Gerald Richard “Jerry” McGown passed away Thursday, Sept. 3, 2020, in the cardiac ICU at Mercy Hospital, in Rogers, Arkansas.

Betty L. Dixon, 92, a lifelong Parsons resident, died at 1:10 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 8, 2020, at Elmhaven East.

BARTLESVILLE, Okla. — Donald W. “Donnie” Moody, 70, of Bartlesville, Oklahoma, and a former Parsons resident, passed away Monday, Oct. 5, 2020, at the Ascension St. John Jane Phillips Medical Center in Bartlesville. His wife, Debra “Debbie” Moody, survives of the home in Bartlesville.

CHERRYVALE — Perry A. Willits, 69, of Cherryvale died on Monday, Oct. 5, 2020, at his home. He was born on Aug. 15, 1951, in Kendallville, Indiana, to Ralph and Gladys (Wilson) Willits.

Hope Elaine Holeman, 94, of Parsons, formerly of Bronson, died Monday, Oct. 5, 2020, at Labette Health. 

OSWEGO — Daniel Paul West Jr., 90, of Oswego departed this life on Saturday, Oct. 3, 2020, in St. Francis Health System at Tulsa.

ERIE — Mardelle Naomi Beech, 91, of Erie died at 5:23 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 3, 2020, at Guest Homes Estates in Erie. 

INDEPENDENCE — Roger C. Wallingford, 76, of Independence went to be with our Lord on Sunday, Oct. 4, 2020, at Via Christi St. Francis hospital in Wichita.

WICHITA — Richard E. Willis, 97, of Wichita, a former resident of Parsons, died Saturday, Oct. 3, 2020, in Wichita. His wife, Ellen, preceded him in death in 2014.

CHANUTE — Dorothy Mae Blaine, 95, of Chanute, formerly of Erie, died at 2:49 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2020, at the Neosho Regional Medical Center at Chanute.

Siew S. Caven, 72, of Parsons passed away at 11 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 4, 2020, at her home. 

MILWAUKEE, Wis. — Donald Ray Logan, 73, of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, was called home to the Lord on Friday, Oct. 2, 2020.

YUKON, Okla. — Charlotte Ann Sisseck, 81, of Yukon, Oklahoma, passed on Sunday, Oct. 4, 2020.

Kathryn S. Giles, 70, of Parsons passed away at 10:46 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 3, 2020, at Freeman Health System in Joplin.

CHANUTE — Dorothy M. Blaine, 95, of Chanute, a former Erie resident, passed away at 2:49 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2020, at Neosho Memorial Regional Medical Center in Chanute.

Kathryn S. Giles, 70, of Parsons passed away at 10:46 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 3, 2020, at Freeman Health System in Joplin. She was preceded in death by her husband, Butch Giles, on July 20, 2012.

ERIE — Mardelle N. Beech, 91, of Erie passed away at 5:23 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 3, 2020, at Guest Home Estates in Erie. Her husband, James “Jim” Beech of the Guest Home Estates, survives.

Stephen R. “Steve” Baird, 70, of Parsons died at 12:50 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 3, 2020, at the Good Samaritan Society due to complications of leukoencephalopathy (white matter disease).

Neil G. Grove, 78, of Parsons died at 12:05 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 3, 2020, in the Emergency Department at Labette Health. He was able to enjoy one last ride with his wife in his Ford Bronco.

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McCUNE — Joan M. Geary, 89, formerly of McCune, passed away at 10 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 1, 2020, at Carrington Place in Pittsburg.

THAYER — Norma A. Reed, 79, of Thayer passed away at 4:15 a.m. Friday, Oct. 2, 2020, at the Parsons Presbyterian Manor.

OSWEGO — Dora K. “Doddie” Edie, 70, of Oswego passed at 9:15 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2020, at Freeman Hospital in Joplin. 

THAYER — Norma A. Reed, 79, of Thayer passed away at 4:15 a.m. Friday, Oct. 2, 2020, at the Parsons Presbyterian Manor.