Obituaries

Christopher Michael Runte

Christopher Michael Runte, 40, of Liberal, passed away on June 23, 2015 at Southwest Medical Center in Liberal, KS. He was born on October 27, 1974 to Kevin and Connie (Sausedo) Runte at Omaha, NE. He attended school at Thomas Jefferson High School; Christopher worked as a Laborer for Beredco Drilllng Inc. Christopher is...
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Vernon H. Schofield

Vernon H. Schofield, age 84, of Ulysses, Kansas died Sunday, July 19, 2015 at Mount Hope Nursing Center in Mount Hope, Kansas. He was born April 3, 1931 in Scott County, Kansas, the son of William Arlo and Agusta Flora (Hebrew) Schofield. Vernon attended grade school in Shallow Water. His family moved to Garden...
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Leroy Cruz

Leroy Cruz, 63 died Sunday, July 19, 2015 at St. Catherine Hospital in Garden City, Kansas. He was born February 14, 1952 in Clayton, New Mexico the son of Arthur & Mary Fae (Vigil) Cruz.Leroy grew up and lived most of his life in Garden City. He attended Garden City schools. Leroy worked as...
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Viengnakhong Kitavarada

Viengnakhong Kitavarada, age 56, died Saturday, July 18, 2015 at the St. Catherine Hospital in Garden City, Kansas. He was born on May 24, 1959 in Vientiane, Laos. He has lived in Garden City, Kansas for the last 18 years. Viengnakhong worked for Tyson. He married Sangvane Phetpriyavanh, She died on May 24, 2009...
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Michael R. “Mike” Stegman

Michael R. “Mike” Stegman, 62 died Friday, July 17, 2015 at St. Catherine Hospital in Garden City, Kansas. He was born July 13, 1953 in Ashland, Kansas the son of Michael & Leona (Schreibvogel) Stegman.Mike moved with his family to Garden City when he was a child. He graduated from Garden City High School....
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Marjorie M. Fuller

Marjorie M. Fuller, age 96, died Thursday, July 16, 2015 at Garden Valley Retirement Village in Garden City. She was born June 18, 1919 on the family farm in Pawnee County, Kansas to Fred J. & Belva (Ricks) Spreier. She attended Pawnee County Schools until moving to Hays where she graduated from Fort Hays...
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Jerry Haston

Jerry Haston, age 77, of Elkhart, Kansas died Wednesday, July 15, 2015 at his home in Elkhart, Kansas. He was born June 23, 1938 in Paris, Texas, the son of McGary and Maggie Millisa Haston. Jerry grew up in California. He married Patricia Ann Scott on July 15, 1972, in Las Vegas, Nevada. They...
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Dennis Kent Elkins

Dennis Kent Elkins, age 80, of Zanesville, Ohio died Tuesday, July 14, 2015, at Majora Lane Care Center in Millersburg, Ohio. He was born June 30, 1935, in Santa Rosa, Texas the son of Marshall and Genevieve (Smith) Elkins.Kent graduated from Santa Rosa High School in 1953 and Pan-American College in 1957 after which...
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Edward Eugene “Gene” Heilman

Edward Eugene “Gene” Heilman, age 73, of Hugoton, Kansas died Tuesday, July 14, 2015 at the Stevens County Hospital in Hugoton, Kansas. He was born February 21, 1942 in Emporia, Kansas the son of Edward Leonard and Ruby Estella (Newton) Heilman.  Gene grew up in the Americus and Emporia area. He attended Emporia High....
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Amanda A. Sizemore Hickman

Amanda A. Sizemore HickmanAge: 33Died: Monday, July 13, 2015 at her home in HolcombBorn: September 28, 1981 at Sheboygan, Wisconsin Parents: Jack W. & Sheila L.(Long) SizemoreMarriage: to Jake Hickman on July 29, 2006 at Garden City Amanda moved to Finney County when she was 3 years old. She was a graduate of Holcomb High...
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