Obituaries

Mary E. Plum

Mary E. Plum, age 92, passed away on Thursday, May 7, 2015 at the Scott County Hospital in Scott City, Kansas.  She was born on November 25, 1922 in Leaday, Texas, the daughter of William Thomas and Nora Belle Weddle Moore.  A resident of Scott City, Kansas since 1955 moving from McLean, Texas, she...
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Glen C. “Curtie” Bridenstine

Glen C. “Curtie” Bridenstine, 88, died May 7, 2015 at Southwest Medical Center in Liberal, KS. He was born April 29, 1927 at Hobart, OK, the son of Vernis and Ida (Wilhoit) Bridenstine. He graduated from high school in Albuquerque, NM. He was a life long farmer in the Oklahoma panhandle’s Beaver and Texas...
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Maribel Najera

Maribel Najera, 44, died Wednesday, May 6, 2015 at St. Catherine Hospital in Garden City, Kansas.  Maribel was born January 31, 1971 in Cienega deloya, Chihuhua, Mexico, the daughter of Ignacio Najera and Maria della Luz Loya Marquez. She was a homemaker.  Maribel was a member of the Cathedral of Our Lady of Guadalupe. ...
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Delores M. Garcia

Delores M. Garcia, 91, died May 5, 2015 at her home in Dodge City. She was born on March 28, 1924 at Los Angeles, California the daughter of Jose and Juana (Quesada) Martinez .  She is survived by six sons, three daughters, several grandchildren and great grandchildren.  Memorial service will be held at a...
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Ruth Wire

Ruth Wire, 54, died May 5, 2015 at her residence in Dodge City. She was born on May 18, 1960 in Dodge City, daughter of Henry and LaVera (Deines) Stenzel, Jr. She attended schools in Dodge City and graduated from Dodge City High School. She then attended and graduated from Barclay College in Haviland. ...
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Yair Avalos

Yair Avalos, 15 months, died Monday May 4, 2015 at Wesley Medical Center in Wichita, Kansas. He was born January 5, 2014 at Garden City, Kansas to parents Lorena Contreras and Manuel Avalos. Yair was born in Garden City, Kansas. He was the oldest, largest, but gentlest of three triplets. He enjoyed sharing his toys...
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Viola Angela “Angie” Mages

Viola Angela “Angie” Mages, 89, died May 3, 2015 at Alterra Sterling House in Dodge City. She was born on July 30, 1925 at Fowler the daughter of Joseph and Anna (Huslig) Hageman.  She grew up on a farm near Fowler and attended Fowler schools. She married Alvin E. Mages on July 30, 1947...
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Rachel Julianne Schaefer

Rachel Julianne Schaefer received her angel wings on Sunday, May 3, 2015. She passed at Stormont Vail Hospital in Topeka, Kansas at the age of 49. Julie was a longtime resident of Emporia, Kansas. She had several different jobs throughout her time in Emporia. Her most recent job was working as the manager of...
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Andrew Leon Chambers

Andrew Leon Chambers, age 42, passed away at the Harry Hynes Memorial Hospice in Wichita, Kansas on Sunday, May 3, 2015.  He was born on October 22, 1972 in Wakeeney, Kansas, the son of James A. And Shirley J. Ziegler Chambers.  In 1993, Andrew graduated from Parsons Senior High School in Parsons, Kansas and...
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Addie Mae Hillery

Addie Mae Hillery, age 90, passed away at the Hays Medical Center in Hays, Kansas on Friday, May 1, 2015.  She was born on May 31, 1924 in Logan County, Kansas, the daughter of Rassie and Addie Harper Strickler.  Mae was the third born in a family of four children.  She attended a rural...
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