Obituaries

Albert Jones

1947-2019
Service: Fri, Nov 15 11:00 am
A memorial mass for Albert Jones, 72, Lawrence, will be 11:00 a.m. Friday, at St. John the Evangelist Church. Mr. Jones died Sunday, November 10, 2019, at LMH Health. He was born September 1,... continue reading

Hazel Marie Davis

1938~2019
Service: Thu, Nov 14 11:00 am
Services for Hazel Marie Davis, 80, Lawrence, KS, will be at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, 14 November 2019, at Leavenworth National Cemetery. Mrs. Davis died Thursday, November 7th, 2019. She was born, December 14th, 1938... continue reading

Peggy K. Parker

1955 - 2019
Service: Tue, Nov 12 10:00 am
Funeral services for Peggy Kay Parker, 64, Lawrence, will be at 10 am Tuesday at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home, with Celebrant Carmen Hocking officiating. Burial will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery. Peggy died Thursday, Nov.... continue reading

Barbara Lee Freix

1953 - 2019
Service: Sun, Nov 10 1:00 pm
Barbara Lee Freix died Monday, November 4, 2019, at KU Medical Center at the age of 66. She was born June 29, 1953, in Dayton, Ohio, the daughter of William H. and MaryAnn Armstrong.... continue reading

Robert Eugene “Bob” Bloom

1939-2019
Service: Sat, Nov 23 2:00 pm
Robert Eugene Bloom passed away Monday Nov 4, 2019 after a courageous battle with diabetes and other related health issues. Bob was born in Garden Grove, Iowa in 1939 to Earl and Maggie Bloom.... continue reading

Ronald W. Heape

1948-2019
Service: Sat, Nov 9 3:00 pm
Ron W Heape, 71, passed away Monday, November 4, 2019 at Lawrence Memorial Hospital. He was born October 27, 1948 in Pratt, Kansas at Ninnescah Hospital. He is the son of Vernon and Betty... continue reading

Daniel Dean Sawyer

1927 - 2019
Service: Wed, Nov 6 10:00 am
Funeral services for Daniel Dean Sawyer, 92, Lawrence, will be at 10 am Wednesday at First Baptist Church, with the Rev. Matt Sturtevant officiating. A visitation will be held from 9:30 am until service... continue reading

Bethany Rose Bryant

1992~2019
Memorial services for Bethany Rose Bryant, 27, Lawrence, are pending and will be announced at a later date. She died October 30, 2019. continue reading

Darrell Dean Saile

1927~2019
Private family services for Darrell Dean Saile, 92, Lawrence, will take place at a later date. He died October 31, 2019, at LMH Health. Darrell was born September 30, 1927, in Douglas County, the... continue reading

Leslie Duane Evans

1936-2019
Service: Sat, Nov 2 3:00 pm
Known to childhood and young adult friends and family as “Duane,” but to made-later adult friends as “Leslie,” he passed on October 30 at age 82 following multiple brain bleeds. Duane was an artist,... continue reading

Shorty Yost

1932 ~ 2019
Service: Fri, Nov 1 11:00 am
Funeral Service for Fleda Ann (Shorty) Yost, 87, Lawrence, will be 11:00 am Friday, November 1, 2019, at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery. She was born July 13, 1932,... continue reading

Barbara Carolyn Comer

1922~2019
Private family services for Barbara Carolyn Comer, 96, Lawrence, will take place at a later date. She died October 17, 2019, at LMH Health. continue reading

Sharon Ann Stutz

1944 - 2019
Service: Wed, Oct 30 11:00 am
Sharon Ann Stutz, 74, of Lawrence, Kansas, passed peacefully in her home Thursday, October 24, 2019. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Plymouth Congregational Church in Lawrence. Private burial will be... continue reading

William Edward “Bill” Westerbeke

1943~2019
The Coggins’ and Westerbeke families will host a joint public Celebration of Life for George Cameron Coggins and William Edward Westerbeke, friends and colleagues for 45 years, on Friday, November 8th at the Union... continue reading

Jon Alfred Blubaugh

1938 - 2019
Service: Sat, Nov 2 11:00 am
Jon Alfred Blubaugh died peacefully at home in Lawrence at the age of 80. Jon is survived by his children Katherine Blubaugh of Minneapolis, MN, Karen Evans (John) of Mooresville, NC, Carol Zoellner (Win)... continue reading

Donna Jean Hoover

1943~2019
Service: Fri, Oct 25 2:00 pm
Services for Donna Jean Hoover will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, October 25th at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home and she will be laid to rest at the Washington Creek Cemetery. Donna passed peacefully... continue reading

Mary Katherine Pears

1938~2019
Service: Wed, Oct 23 10:00 am
Funeral services for Mary Katherine (Farmer) Pears, 81, Springfield, MO, will be 10 am, Wednesday October 23, 2019, at Lawrence 360 International Church on 3200 Clinton Parkway. A visitation will be Tuesday from 6-8,... continue reading

Roger Dale Morrison

1957~2019
Services for Roger D. Morrison, 62, Lawrence, will be 4:00 pm, November 13th, 2019, at 2424 Melrose Lane, in Building A Conference room. Please bring a dish. He died October 15, 2019, at his... continue reading

Elizabeth J. ‘Betty’ Foos

1963 - 2019
Elizabeth J. Foos Lecompton, KS May 16, 1963 – October 13, 2019 Known to her friends and family “Betty” has passed. Lover of nature, gardening, children, animals, Hispanic food, things pretty and shiny. We... continue reading

Ivan G. Votaw

1932 - 2019
A Celebration of Life for Ivan G. Votaw, 87, Lawrence, will be held Tuesday, October 22, 2019, at 2 pm at Monterey Village, 3901 Peterson Rd., Lawrence. Mr. Votaw died Sunday, October 13, 2019,... continue reading