Obituaries

Robert Monroe Sykes Sr.

1938-2018
Robert “Bob” Monroe Sykes, Sr., 80, Lawrence, died Saturday, September 15, 2018, at Pioneer Ridge Assisted Living. He was born July 30, 1938, in Brandon, Mississippi, the son of Tobie and Frances (Kahn) Sykes.... continue reading

Shirley Ann McGlinn

1933~2018
Services for Shirley Ann McGlinn, 84, Lawrence, are pending and will be announced by Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. She died Monday, September 17, 2018, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital. continue reading

June Lederer Pine

1926 - 2018
Funeral services for June Lederer Pine, 91, Lawrence, will be at 1 pm Friday at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home, with the Rev. Steve Koberlein officiating. Burial will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery. Mrs. Pine died... continue reading

Charles W. ‘Chuck’ Bevens

1958 - 2018
Services for Charles W. ‘Chuck’ Bevens, 60, Lyndon, will be at 10 am Friday at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. Burial with military honors will follow at Eudora City Cemetery. Chuck died Friday, September 14, 2018,... continue reading

Donald Charles “Don” Hall

1948-2018
A memorial service for Donald Charles “Don” Hall, 69, Lawrence, will be at 2:00 p.m. Thursday, September 20th at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. Mr. Hall died Wednesday, September 12, 2018, at his home. He was... continue reading

Serenity Marie Mersman

2018 - 2018
Memorial services for Serenity Marie Mersman, infant daughter of Monique Mersman, will be at 4 pm Saturday at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home & Crematory. Serenity passed away Friday, Sept. 7, 2018, at Children’s Mercy Hospital... continue reading

Tanner Patrick Smith

1997~2018
A Celebration of Life service for Tanner Patrick Smith, 21, Lawrence, will take place on Saturday, September 15th, 2018, at 6:00 p.m. at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home, 601 Indiana St, Lawrence, KS. Tanner was a... continue reading

Albia Arron ‘Al’ DeMaranville Jr.

1934 - 2018
With his family at his side, Albia “Al” Arron DeMaranville Jr. passed away in the early morning hours of September 8, 2018, at Lawrence Presbyterian Manor where he resided with his wife and love... continue reading

Nancy Jane Reynolds

1930~2018
Services for Nancy Jane Reynolds, 88, Lawrence, will be 10 am, Wednesday, September 19, 2018 at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. Burial will be at Fairmount Cemetery in Denver, Colorado on Friday, September 21 at 10... continue reading

Benny & Patsy Rosell

1934~2018 & 1941~2018
Memorial Services for Benny, 84 and Patsy, 76 Rosell, Shawnee, will be 10:30 am, Friday, September 14, 2018, at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. A visitation will take place from 9:30 to service time. Benny Rosell... continue reading

Patty Panzer

1954 - 2018
A memorial visitation for Patricia Ann ‘Patty’ Panzer, 64, Lawrence, will be from 2 to 4 pm Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018, at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home & Crematory. Patty passed away Tuesday, September 4, 2018,... continue reading

Marilyn Pollom Adams

1932-2018
Services for Marilyn Pollom Adams, 86, Lawrence, will be 2:00 p.m. Sunday, September 16 at the Smith Center at Brandon Woods 4730 Brandon Woods Terrace, Lawrence, Kansas 66047. Mrs. Adams died Thursday, September 6,... continue reading

Freeman Lynn Higgason

1934~2018
Memorial services for Freeman Lynn Higgason, 83, Lawrence, will be 10 am, Monday, September 10, 2018, at Lawrence Free Methodist Church. Private family burial will take place later at Clayton Cemetery. He died Thursday,... continue reading

Mary Ann Willette

1952~2018
Mary Ann Willette has succumbed to cancer after three years of demonstrating extreme courage while remaining a role model to all her friends and family. Mary Ann passed on September 5, 2018, at her... continue reading

Lawrence Gerald Anderson

1949~2018
Funeral services for Lawrence Gerald Anderson, 68, Lecompton, will be 10 am, Monday, September 10, 2018, at Lecompton United Methodist Church. Burial will follow at Maple Grove Cemetery, Lecompton. He died Thursday, September 6,... continue reading

William Frank Augustus

1941~2018
Graveside services for William Frank Augustus, 76, Lawrence, will be 3:30, Wednesday, September 5, 2018, at Memorial Park Cemetery. A visitation will be from 2-3:20 pm at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. He died August 31,... continue reading

Lee F. Young Jr.

1925 - 2018
Lee Franklin Young, age 92, of Lawrence, KS, passed away August 30 at his residence in Neuvant House surrounded by his three children and beloved granddaughter. A funeral service will be held at 5pm... continue reading

Smith Ann Myers

Smith Ann Myers was born into the arms of the angels Thursday, August 16th at Lawrence Memorial Hospital. She is survived by her parents Brett and Kelsey Myers, Grandparents  Craig and Joan Starks and... continue reading

Katherine Mary Cecil

1934~2018
No Services for Katherine Mary Cecil, 84, Lawrence, are planned at this time. She died Tuesday, August 21, 2018, at Brandon Woods at Alvamar. continue reading

Antone E. (Tony) Hackett

1950~2018
Antone (Tony) (Buddy) E. Hackett, 67, of Baldwin City, Kansas, passed away suddenly on August 15 in Leadville, Colorado, while vacationing in a place he truly loved. Tony was born on September 8, 1950,... continue reading