Obituaries

John Wolfe Dardess

1937~2020
Private family services for John Wolfe Dradess, 83, Lawrence, will take place at a later date. He died Tuesday, March 31, 2020. continue reading

Randy James Burchett

1961~2020
Randy Burchett passed away on Monday, March 30, 2020 at his home in Lawrence Kansas. Randy was born May 15, 1961 in Kansas City, Mo. He was the son of Nancy Burchett of Lawrence,... continue reading

Susan Hiatt ‘Sue’ Eckhoff

1943 - 2020
No public services are planned for Sue Eckhoff, 77, rural Lawrence, who passed away Saturday, March 28, 2020, at her home. Her husband, Ronald K. Wilson, has asked for cards to be mailed to... continue reading

Brenda Kaye Shawley

1969 - 2020
Brenda Kaye Shawley passed away on Sunday, March 29 at her home in Lawrence, Kansas, after a courageous battle with cancer. Brenda was born on February 15, 1969, in McPherson, Kansas, to LaVonne and... continue reading

Marjorie Arline (Stamm) Kincaid

1924 ~ 2020
Marjorie Arline (Stamm) Kincaid passed into the loving arms of her Savior and Lord on March 26, 2020 at Pioneer Ridge Healthcare Center in Lawrence, Kansas. She was born on June 28, 1924 to... continue reading

Debra S. ‘Deb’ Davis

1952 - 2020
A Celebration of Life will be announced at a later date for Deb Davis, 68, rural Lawrence, who passed away Monday, March 23, 2020, at Midland Hospice House, Topeka. She was born Feb. 10,... continue reading

Glen F. O’Connor

1925 - 2020
Glen F. O’Connor, 94, died on March 23, 2020, at the Brookside Retirement Community, Overbrook, KS. A private family service will be held at the Stull Cemetery. He was born Oct 10, 1925, to... continue reading

Larry Arthur Tuckel

1944-2020
Arrangements for Larry Arthur Tuckel, 75, Lawrence, are pending at this time. Mr. Tuckel died Tuesday, March 17, 2020, at his daughter’s home in Linwood, Kansas. He was born December 23, 1944, in Lawrence,... continue reading

Larry Allen Schomer

1948~2020
Services for Larry Allen Schomer, 71, Lawrence, are temporarily postponed and will be announced at a later date. He Died March 16, 2020. at his home. continue reading

Gail J. Dimick

1946 ~ 2020
Service: Fri, Mar 20 11:00 am
Gail Dimick, 74, of rural Jefferson County, Ks. passed away after losing her battle with cancer on Thursday March 12, 2020, surrounded by her family. She was a Jefferson County resident for over 40... continue reading

Rodney Joseph ‘Rod’ Karlin

1954 - 2020
Rod Karlin of Dearborn, MO passed away March 11, 2020 in Lawrence, KS. Rod was born February 27, 1954 in Hays, KS, the son of Felix and Henrietta Karlin. Rod graduated from Lawrence High... continue reading

Sally Jane Gibson

1950~2020
Service: Sat, Mar 14 1:00 pm
Graveside services for Sally Gibson, 69, Lawrence, will be 1 pm, Saturday, March 14, 2020, at Memorial Park Cemetery. A visitation will be Friday, from 6-8 pm, at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. Mrs. Gibson died... continue reading

Richard Allen Curtiss

1947 - 2020
Service: Mon, Mar 16 11:00 am
Funeral services for Richard Allen Curtiss, 72, Lawrence, will be at 11 am Monday at Eudora Baptist Church, with Pastor Josh Monhollon officiating. Burial with full military honors will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery.... continue reading

Abel Lucio Reed

2020
No services for Abel Lucio Reed are planned at this time. He was born at rest on March 4, 2020, at KU Med Center. He is the son of Kate Ruth Reed and brother... continue reading

Ronald Gene “Ron” Thompson

1926-2020
Service: Sat, Mar 7 10:00 am
Graveside services for Ronald Gene “Ron” Thompson, 93, Lawrence, will be 10 a.m. Saturday at Memorial Park Cemetery. Mr. Thompson died Tuesday, March 3, 2020, at LMH Health. He was born March 17, 1926,... continue reading

John Jury Drees

1960 ~ 2020
Service: Sat, Apr 4 1:00 pm
The memorial service for John Jury Drees, 60, Lawrence, that was scheduled for 1:00 pm, Saturday, April 4th, at Ecumenical Christian Ministries (ECM) at 1204 Oread in Lawrence, has been postponed. John died March... continue reading

Nancy Lee (Dolan) Porter

1948 ~ 2020
Service: Tue, Mar 10 1:00 pm
Funeral services for Nancy Lee (Dolan) Porter, 72, Lawrence, will be 1 pm, Tuesday, March 10, 2020, at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Wellsville Cemetery. Nancy was born February 11, 1948, in... continue reading

Gregory Dean Wingert

1961~2020
Service: Tue, Mar 10 11:00 am
Services for Gregory Dean Wingert, 58, Lawrence, KS.; visitation will be held at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home between 6pm and 7pm on Monday March 9th, 2020 followed by Graveside services at 11am, on Tuesday March... continue reading

Mark Leonard Holmberg

1938-2020
Arrangements for Mark Leonard Holmberg, 81, Lawrence, are pending at this time. Dr. Holmberg died Tuesday, March 3, 2020, at Medicalodges Eudora. continue reading

Richard Henry “Dick” Lipscomb, Jr.

1941 ~ 2020
Service: Sat, Mar 7 2:00 pm
Richard Henry “Dick” Lipscomb, Jr. died on March 1, 2020, at Brandon Woods at Alvamar after being diagnosed with cancer just over two months before. Dick was 79 years old. A visitation will be... continue reading