Obituaries

Glenn C. Woodmancy

1922 ~ 2021
Arrangements for Glenn C. Woodmancy, 98, Overland Park, will be announced by Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. Mr. Woodmancy died Thursday in Overland Park, KS. continue reading

Annita M. Watts

1938 - 2021
Service: Sat, Jun 12 1:00 pm
Graveside services for Annita M. Watts, 82, Camdenton, Missouri, will be held at 1 pm Saturday, June 12, at Mount Calvary Cemetery, Lawrence Kansas. Annita died Thursday, June 3, surrounded by family, in Eudora... continue reading

Donna L. Landreth

1931~2021
Service: Wed, Jun 16 10:00 am
Funeral services for Donna L. Landreth, 90, Lawrence, will be 10 am, Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at First United Methodist Church Downtown Location. Donna passed away Saturday June 5 at LMH. She was born... continue reading

David Allen Tuckel

1959-2021
Service: Wed, Jun 9 10:00 am
Graveside services for David Allen Tuckel, 61, Lawrence, will be 10am Wednesday at Memorial Park Cemetery, 1517 E. 15th St.  Lawrence, KS 66044. Mr. Tuckel died June 2, 2021, at LMH Health. He was... continue reading

Byron Douglas “Doug” Baur

1941-2021
Doug Baur, 80, of Lawrence, KS, died Sunday, May 30, 2021, at Neuvant House of Lawrence. He is survived by his wife of almost 57 years, Suzanne (“Sue”) Plummer Baur; daughter Cynthia Gibson, of... continue reading

Michael “Mike” Paul Kyriakos

1955-2021
Service: Sat, Jun 12 1:00 pm
A Celebration of life for Michael “Mike” Paul Kyriakos, 65, Lawrence, will be 1-4pm, June 12, 2021 at Broken Arrow Park in Lawrence, KS.   Please dress casual, tie dye and Ottawa high school apparel... continue reading

Calloway Ethan Schmidt

1994 - 2021
Service: Fri, Jun 11 11:00 am
Calloway Ethan Schmidt, 27, passed away on June 2, 2021, at his home. He was born on February 25th, 1994, in Lawrence, Kansas. He attended Deerfield Elementary, West Junior High School, and then graduated... continue reading

Delbert A. Leistra

1936 - 2021
At his request, no public services are planned for Delbert A. Leistra, 85, Lawrence, who passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, June 1, 2021, at LMH Health. His wife Wilma survives of the home. continue reading

William T. “Bill” Finch

1949-2021
William T. “Bill” Finch, 71, Lawrence, died May 29, 2021, at LMH Health. He was born December 25, 1949, in Clinton, Iowa, the son of Clifford Edwin and Vesta Florence Owen Finch.  He graduated... continue reading

Allison Lea Huckabey

1959~2021
Private family services for Allison Lea Huckabey, 61, Kansas City, MO, will take place at a later date. She died May 26, 2021, at North Care Hospice, Kansas City. continue reading

Roger E. Inyard

1932~2021
Services for Roger E. Inyard, 89, Lawrence, are pending and will be announced by Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. He died May 27, 2021. continue reading

Melissa A. Wick

1950 - 2021
Service: Wed, May 26 4:00 pm
A beloved wife, partner, “great” aunt and friend, Melissa A. Wick, 71, began her newest adventure on May 21, 2021. Melissa was born on May 5, 1950 in Hartland, Minnesota.  She graduated from Blooming... continue reading

Stephen William ‘Steve’ Lewis

1949~2021
Service: Mon, May 31 11:00 am
A Celebration of Life will be held for Stephen William Lewis on Monday, May 31 at Worden Cornerstone Church, 294 East 900 Road, in rural Douglas County. Friends and neighbors are invited to join... continue reading

Nancy Marie Fowler

1949-2020
Service: Tue, Jun 8 9:30 am
Nancy Marie Fowler died on September 24th, 2020 at The University of New Mexico Hospital from complications of ALS with family by her side. Services will be 9:30 am,  held on June 8th, 2021... continue reading

Gertrud Kirkpatrick

1935-2021
Private services were held for Gertrud Kirkpatrick, 85, on Friday, May 14, 2021 at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home in Lawrence. Mrs. Kirkpatrick died Tuesday, May 4, 2021, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital. She was born August... continue reading

Jeanne Betty Heckler

1924~2021
Service: Fri, Jun 11 2:00 pm
Jeanne Betty Heckler, 94, passed peacefully in her sleep Thursday morning May 20. Born June 9,1924 in Enid, OK, she was the daughter of Nicholas Waken and Cleava Smith Haunstein. Betty is survived by... continue reading

Victor Fritz Brosseit

1956~2021
No services are planned at this time for Victor Fritz Brosseit, 64, Lawrence, He died May 14, 2021, at his home. continue reading

Kenneth E. ‘Ken’ Fisher

1927 - 2020
Service: Sat, May 22 11:00 am
Memorial services for Kenneth E. (Ken) Fisher, 93, Lawrence, Kansas will be at 11 am Saturday, May 22nd at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home, with the Rev. Jeni Anderson officiating Inurnment will follow at Oak Hill... continue reading

Barbara Jean Newton

1931 - 2020
Service: Sat, Jun 5 11:00 am
Barbara Jean Newton, 88, passed away April 3, 2020, in Hutchinson, KS. She was born July 30, 1931, to Austin and Alice (Blair) Ramsey in Arkansas City. Barbara attended public school there and graduated... continue reading

Roma Rae Wisdom

1955~2021
Service: Sat, May 22 2:00 pm
We all have an appointment with those pearly gates. We weren’t ready but, in true Roma fashion, she showed up early. Roma Rae Wisdom left us on May 14, 2021. There is quite the... continue reading