Donald D. Witth, 88, passed away, Wednesday, November 4, 2020 at his home in rural Lincoln County. He was born October 20, 1932 in rural Lincoln County to Arthur and Mabel (Jaeger) Wirth .
Steven D. Minear, 71, of Basehor, Kan. died October 1, 2020. He was born in Lucas, Kan. on November 7, 1948. He retired from the BNSF railroad after 36 years.
Norma Rose Kessler, 92, died Wednesday, October 14, 2020.
Velma E. Suelter, 94, passed away Friday, October 16, 2020 in Salina. She was born January 8, 1926 in Saline Co., Kan. to Hugo and Anna (Schnirch) Fischer.
Gene Curtis Meitler, 71, of rural Lucas was taken by angels to heaven for his final journey Oct. 2, 2020. He was born in Lucas, Kan. to Armin and Norma Meitler. Gene was baptized and confirmed in the Bethlehem Lutheran Church of Sylvan Grove. Gene ministered for the Lord in a variety of ways; by teaching Sunday School, leading youth groups and supply preaching. He was a member of Gideon’s International. Gene’s faith was unwavering.
Mildred Marie Behrens passed away at the age of 97 on March 4, 2020 at Lincoln Park Manor, Lincoln, Kan.
Kerry and Cindy (Kepka) Jackson were married October 18, 1980. They are celebrating their 40th anniversary this year.
M. Lenora Howe, 77, Barnard, went to be with the Lord Tuesday, September 29, 2020. She was born October 17, 1942 to Charlie “Bud” and Viola (Adams) Dowlin in Beloit.
Emily Anne Wilkerson was born March 27, 1941, in Lincoln, Kan. to George William Medcraft and Marian Parsons Medcraft. Anne grew up on the family farm with her two sisters, Martha and Sarah, and her brother John. She went to school in Lincoln, graduating as salutatorian from Lincoln High School in 1959. She attended Fort Hays State College where she studied business and education.
Dean Ray Panzer, 89, was called home by his heavenly Father on Saturday, September 19, 2020 in Lincoln, Kan.