CHETOPA — Charles B. “Charlie,” “C.B.” Fritz, 89, of Chetopa passed away at 7:40 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2020, at Labette Health in Parsons.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.