Obituaries

Gwendolyn M. Johnson

1928 - 2022
Graveside services for Gwendolyn M. Johnson, 94, Lawrence, will be held on Wednesday, August 24, 2022, at 10 am at Lake Wales Cemetery in Lake Wales, Fla. Ms. Johnson passed away Wednesday, August 17,... continue reading

Raymond H. Wilbur

1934 - 2022
Raymond Harvey Wilbur, 88, of Lawrence, Kansas, passed away on Thursday, August 18, 2022. Ray was born in Salina, Kansas, on January 11, 1934, to Teresa and Oscar Wilbur. He was the third of... continue reading

Ivy Marie Kauppi

1981~2022
Service: Wed, Aug 17 11:00 am
Graveside services for Ivy Marie Kauppi, age 41, Lawrence Ks, will be at 11 am, Wednesday, August 17, 2022, at Maple Grove Cemetery. Ms. Kauppi died peacefully Friday, August 5, 2022 at her home... continue reading

Susan Elaine Meuffels-Hatfield

1956~2022
Service: Mon, Aug 15 12:00 pm
Services for Susan Elaine Meuffels-Hatfield, 66 of Tonganoxie, KS will be at 12pm, Monday, August 15, 2022, at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. The visitation will be from 11am to 12p. Susan passed away at her... continue reading

Carl Edward Guggisberg

1924~2022
Service: Sun, Aug 28 2:00 pm
Celebration of Life Services for Carl Edward Guggisberg, 97, Lawrence, will be 2 pm,  Sunday, August 28, 2022, at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home.  A visitation will follow the service. He died June 16, 2022, at... continue reading

Marjorie Alice Cooley

1923~2022
Service: Tue, Aug 9 11:00 am
Services for Marjorie Alice Cooley, 98, Lawrence, will be 11 am, Tuesday, August 9, 2022, at Maple Grove Cemetery, Lecompton. A visitation will be from 6-7 pm Monday, August 8, 2022, at Rumsey-Yost Funeral... continue reading

Shelby Len McCoy

1969~2022
Service: Mon, Aug 8 2:00 pm
Memorial services for Shelby Len McCoy, 52, Lawrence, will be 2 pm, Monday, August 8, 2022, at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. He died July 31, 2022, at the University of Kansas Hospital. Shelby was born... continue reading

James Richard (Jim) Womack

1951~2022
Service: Sat, Aug 20 10:00 am
James Richard Womack passed away peacefully on Saturday, July 30th, 2022. He was born on May 1st, 1951 to Charles and Marie (Roos) Womack. Jim married his wife of forty-seven years, Kathleen Boos, in... continue reading

Richard Jon Toumi

1976~2022
No services for Richard Jon Toumi, 46, Lawrence, are pending and will be announced by Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. He died July 27, 2022. continue reading

Iva Dean Kilburn

1935 - 2022
Service: Fri, Aug 12 4:00 pm
Iva Dean Kilburn (Dean), 86, passed away July 29, 2022 at his home. He was born September 3, 1935 in Gassville, Arkansas to Herman and Rosy Kilburn. She later married Russell Bowen. Dean joined... continue reading

Paul Maurus Winter

1949~2022
Service: Sat, Aug 13 3:30 pm
Paul Maurus Winter, 73, of Lawrence Kansas passed away on June 26, 2022. Paul was born on March 3, 1949 to Maurus Hubert and Edna Virginia (Sheppard) Winter in Arlington, Massachusetts. His family moved... continue reading

Terence Benjamin Payne

1984~2022
Service: Fri, Aug 5 11:00 am
In Loving Memory Terence Benjamin Payne August 7,1984-July 21,2022 Terence Benjamin Payne”House”,”Meno”,”T-Payne”,”Daddy Knows”,”Big Teddy Bear”,37, of Lawrence , Kansas passed away on Thursday July 21,2022 ,at Lawrence Memorial Hospital. Mr. Payne was born on... continue reading

Audrey D. Cone

1941 - 2022
Our beloved wife, mother, grandmother, sister, friend, and forever pistol Audrey Dean Cone, 80, of Wichita, KS, passed away on July 19th, 2022. Audrey was born in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, but considered both Kansas... continue reading

Richard F. ‘Ric’ Cummins

1949 - 2022
Founder of Hero Racing Works, design boffin, sculptor, and mechanic. Ric Cummins died on July 19, 2022, at home. He was born on January 5, 1949, in St. Louis, Missouri, to Eugene J. Cummins,... continue reading

Alice Elizabeth Leonard

1916 - 2022
Alice Elizabeth Leonard died peacefully on the afternoon of July 14th, 2022, at Neuvant House Assisted Living Facility in Lawrence, KS. She was 106 years old. Alice, an only child, was born in Carnegie,... continue reading

Catherine Wolfer ‘Cathy’ Lyman

1950 - 2022
The family of Catherine (Cathy) Lyman is deeply appreciative of the many expressions celebrating Cathy’s life that we have been able to share with her around her recent illness. Through music,  recalled experiences, and... continue reading

Dr. Newton Cole McCluggage

1936 ~ 2022
Dr. Newton Cole McCluggage passed away peacefully in his home on his farm on July 14, 2022. He was a son, father, grandfather, brother, uncle, husband and special friend to many. Newton was a... continue reading

Martin Douglas (Doug) McCurley

1951~2022
Martin Douglas “Doug” McCurley died at home on July 14, 2022 surrounded by his wife and daughters. Doug was born on June 3, 1951 in Fort Scott, Kansas. Doug grew up in Fort Scott... continue reading

James Allen ‘Bubba’ McDowell

1952 - 2022
Private family services will be held at a later date for James Allen ‘Bubba’ McDowell, 69, Eudora, who passed away Tuesday, July 12, 2022, at LMH Health. He was born November 3, 1952, in... continue reading

Jacqueline Russell

1945~2022
Service: Fri, Jul 15 10:00 am
Celebration of life for Jacqueline Russell, 77, Lawrence, will be 10 am, Friday, July 15, 2022, at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. Burial will take place at 1 pm, Monday, July 18, 2022, at Missouri Veterans... continue reading