Obituaries

Mary Jane Wempe

1977-2017
Graveside inurnment services for Mary Jane Wempe, 39, Lawrence, will be 11 am, Monday, August 28, 2017, at Mt. Calvary Cemetery. A visitation will be Friday, August 25, 2017 from 5-6 pm at Rumsey-Yost... continue reading

Mary F. Williams

1944-2017
Services for Mary F. Williams, 73, will be at 10 a.m. Saturday September 9 at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home in Lawrence. Mrs. Williams died August 15, 2017 after a short illness at Lawrence Memorial Hospital. She was born... continue reading

Rose Eugenia Lawson

Memorial services for Rose Eugenia Lawson, 97, Vinland, will be 11 am, Saturday, August 26, 2017, at the Vinland United Methodist Church. A visitation will be from 10 am until service time. She was... continue reading

Mark Marshall Hulse

1938-2017
Mark Marshall Hulse, 78, of Lawrence died August 17, 2017. He was born September 11, 1938 in St. Louis, MO to Marcus Lafayette Hulse and Marjorie French Hulse. Mark started the Electronics Instruments Laboratory... continue reading

Wray Allen Spooner

1940~2017
A Visitation for Wray Allen Spooner, 77, Lawrence, will be from 10-11 Saturday Aug 19, 2017 at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. Graveside services will follow at Maple Grove Cemetery in Tonganoxie at 11:30 am. Mr... continue reading

Marilyn J. Crenshaw

1925-2017
Marilyn Crenshaw, a former resident of Anthony, KS, and since 2009, living in Lawrence, KS, died August 16, 2017, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital. A celebration of life service will be held at 10:30 a.m.... continue reading

Donald Paul Turner

1936-2017
Donald Paul Turner, 81, of Lawrence, died August 15, 2017. He was born Jan 25, 1936 in Atchison, KS to Wilber & Eunice (Lien) Turner. He married his wife Armilda (Bonnie) Beebe on April... continue reading

James Arthur Taylor

1925-2017
James Arthur Taylor, 91, Lawrence, died Monday, August 14, 2017, at the University of Kansas Hospital. Mr. Taylor was born August 24, 1925 in Washington, Kansas, the son of Arthur George and Edith Selmer... continue reading

Monte Allen Virtue

1964 ~ 2017
Funeral services for Monte Allen Virtue, 53, Eudora, will be 10 am Friday, August 18, 2017, at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home.Burial will follow at Hubble Hill Cemetery, Tonganoxie. Monte died Tuesday, August 15, 2017, at... continue reading

JoDena D. Cron

1957-2017
JoDena Diane Burgen Cron passed away August 10, 2017 at her home. She was born November 22, 1957 in Topeka, Kansas to Jerry and JoAnn Burgen, Lawrence, who survive. She moved to Lawrence as... continue reading

Peter Thomas Dougherty

1937~2017
Peter T. Dougherty, 80, Lawrence, KS, formerly of Prairie Village, KS, passed away peacefully on August 9, 2017 at the home, surrounded by family. He was born in Kansas City, MO, and was a... continue reading

Janice Ann Dey

1938-2017
A Memorial service for Janice A. Dey, 79, Lawrence, will be 2 pm, Wednesday, August 16, 2017, at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. Janice Dey passed away on 08-09-2017 in Lawrence, Kansas.  Cremation was chosen. She... continue reading

Norma Jean Patterson Hall

1933~2017
Graveside services for Norma Jean Patterson Hall, 84, Lawrence, will be 2 pm, Tuesday, August 15, 2017, at Memorial Park Cemetery. A visitation will be from 1-1:45, at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. She died Wednesday,... continue reading

Robert Bruce Scoular

1949~2017
A memorial service for Robert Bruce Scoular, 68, Lawrence, will be Saturday, August 12, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. at Trinity Episcopal Church at 1011 Vermont St. Lawrence, KS 66044. He died unexpectedly at his... continue reading

Kimberly Jean Heuer

1980~2017
Services for Kimberly Jean Heuer, 37, Lawrence, are pending and will be announced by Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. She died unexpectedly at her home Saturday, August 5, 2017.   continue reading

Roy E. Axline

1932-2017
Services for Roy E. Axline, 85, Edmond, Oklahoma, will be held at 2:00 p.m. Monday, August 14 at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home, 601 Indiana St., Lawrence, Kansas. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery. Mr.... continue reading

Ardellee Mona Coons

1926-2017
Ardellee Mona Coons, 90, formerly of Derby, passed away Tuesday, August 1, 2017 at the home of her son and his wife in Lawrence, Kan. Memorial service, Wednesday, August 9, 11 a.m., First Presbyterian... continue reading

Mary Ellen Bolt

1942~2017
Services for Mary Ellen Bolt, 75, Lawrence, are pending and will be announced by Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. She died Wednesday, August 2, 2017, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.   continue reading

Nicole Lynn Pollard

1972~2017
Memorial Mass services for Nicole Lynn Pollard, 45, Lawrence, will be 11 am, Tuesday, August 8, 2017, at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church. She died unexpectedly, August 1, 2017, at her home. Nicole... continue reading

Ruthan A. Rumbaugh

1919-2017
Ruthan A. Rumbaugh, 98, Ottawa, passed away Monday, July 31, 2017, at Ottawa Retirement Village. She was born May 15, 1919, in Purcell, Oklahoma, to George Alfred & Mary Virginia Wright Lawson. She worked... continue reading