Obituaries

Dean Ober Radcliffe

1940 ~ 2019
Service: Sat, Sep 28 2:00 pm
A celebration of Life for Dean will be held 2 to 4pm, on Saturday, September 28, 2019 at the Six Mile Chop House. 4931 W 6th St, Lawrence, Kansas. Dean O. Radcliffe, 78, of... continue reading

Cynthia Louise “Cindy” Whisenhunt

1960-2019
Service: Sat, Sep 14 10:00 am
Services for Cindy Louise (Farmer) Whisenhunt, 59, Lawrence, will be 10:00 a.m. Saturday at 360 Church in Lawrence. Burial will be in Winchester, Kansas. Ms. Whisenhunt died September 6, 2019, at LMH Health. She... continue reading

Jerry Michael “Mike” Cormack

1936~2019
Service: Sat, Sep 7 9:00 am
A visitation for Jerry Michael “Mike” Cormack, 83, Lawrence, will be 9-10:30 am, Saturday, September 7, 2019, at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery. Mike Cormack passed away peacefully at... continue reading

Keith Allen Thompson

1954~2019
Service: Sat, Sep 7 12:00 am
Keith A. Thompson passed away at his home on August 12th, 2019 after losing a 4 year battle with Als. He approached his Als diagnosis with bravery and a scientific mind . Born to... continue reading

William Edward “Bill” Westerbeke

1943~2019
William Edward “Bill” Westerbeke passed away Wednesday, August 28, 2019 at age 76. He was born February 17, 1943, in Quincy, MA the son of John H. and Ruth A. Westerbeke. Bill is survived... continue reading

Lillian Irene Englehaupt-Finnigin

Service: Thu, Sep 5 1:00 pm
Lillian Irene Finnigin, 99 of Floral died Saturday, August 17, 2019. She was born January 18, 1920 in Willow Springs, Missouri to Edward and Nina Kentch. She was a farmer’s wife and of the... continue reading

Ralph Gilbert Osburn

1932~2019
Service: Tue, Sep 3 1:00 pm
Graveside services with military honors for Ralph Gilbert Osburn, 87, Lawrence, will be 1 pm, Tuesday, September 3, 2019, at Clinton Cemetery, Clinton, KS. Visitation for family and close friends will take place from... continue reading

Vivian Carmel Pedraza

1938~2019
Service: Sun, Sep 8 11:00 am
A memorial service for Vivian (Rael) Pedraza, 81, Lawrence, will be held at 11 a.m. Sunday, September 8, at the Union Pacific Depot in Lawrence. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery. Mrs. Pedraza... continue reading

Leslie Lee ‘Skip’ Harrell

1930 - 2019
Leslie Lee ‘Skip’ Harrell, 89, rural Douglas County, died Friday, August 23, 2019, at his home, surrounded by his loving family. Leslie was born January 12, 1930, in Clinton, Kan., the son of Russell... continue reading

Elizabeth Ann Allen

1995-2019
Service: Fri, Aug 30 2:00 pm
Services for Elizabeth Ann (Lil Bear) Allen (Lizz) 24, will be held, 2:00 pm Friday, August 30, 2019 at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home, located on 601 Indiana Street Lawrence Kansas, 66044. Ms. Allen died on... continue reading

Robert E. ‘Bob’ Bowline

1927 - 2019
Service: Tue, Aug 27 10:00 am
Memorial services for Robert “Bob” Elden Bowline, 92, Lawrence, will be at 10:00 AM Tuesday, August 27 at First Baptist Church, Lawrence. Bob went to be with his Lord Jesus Christ on August 22,... continue reading

Floyd Ivan Craig Sr.

1950~2019
Service: Sat, Aug 31 12:00 am
Celebration of life for Floyd I Craig Sr. 69 of Lawrence, Will be held at 12 PM Saturday, August 31 at Family Church of Lawrence, 906 N 1464 Rd, Lawrence, KS 66049. Floyd passed... continue reading

Steven Craig Painter

1955 - 2019
Service: Sat, Aug 24 1:00 pm
On Tuesday, August 20, 2019, Steven Craig Painter, loving husband and father of three children, passed away at age 63 following a long battle with early-onset Altzheimer’s. Steve was born September 13, 1955 in... continue reading

Mary Magdalene Matthews

1946-2019
Service: Fri, Aug 23 10:00 am
A graveside service for Mary M. Matthews, 73, Lawrence, will be 10am Friday at Oak Hill Cemetery. Mary Magdalene Mathews passed peacefully at LMH Health on early Saturday morning, August 17th, 2019 at the... continue reading

W. Lynn Watney

A celebration remembering the life of W. Lynn Watney, who passed away on July 9, 2019, will be held on Saturday, September 7, 2019, at the Cider Gallery, 810 Pennsylvania Street, Lawrence Kansas. The... continue reading

Zella Vesta “Sally” Boydston

1925~2019
Service: Fri, Aug 23 11:00 am
A Celebration of Life for Zella Vesta “Sally” Boydston will be at the Big Springs United Methodist Church on Friday August 23 at 11am. Sally passed peacefully Thursday August 15, 2019 at Bridge Haven... continue reading

Fred George Rau Jr.

1940 - 2019
On Friday, August 9, 2019, Fred George Rau Jr., loving father of five children, eleven grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren passed away at the age of 79. We rejoice that he is now in heaven... continue reading

Charles Wilson Tucker

1948-2019
Service: Mon, Aug 12 10:00 am
Graveside services for Charles Wilson Tucker, 71, Lawrence, will be 10am Monday at Oak Hill Cemetery. Mr. Tucker died August 4, 2019, at his home. He was born June 25, 1948, in Lawrence, the... continue reading

John Larry Scruggs

1955-2019
Service: Mon, Aug 12 2:00 pm
A memorial service for John Larry Scruggs, 63, Baldwin City, will be 2 p.m. Monday at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. Mr. Scruggs died August 5, 2019, at LMH Health. He was born September 6, 1955,... continue reading

James Morris “Jimmy” Hedden

1943~2019
Service: Sun, Aug 11 2:00 pm
A Visitation for James (Jimmy) Hedden, 76, Lawrence, will be 2-4 p.m. Sunday at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. At later date there will be a personal service at his daughter Shelly Nichols residence. Mr. Hedden... continue reading