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Marita Jean (Nordyke) Bingham

Marita Jean (Nordyke) Bingham left this earth to be with the Lord on March 12, 2021. She was born April 28, 1925 to LaFayette Nordyke & Lillian Phillips-Nordyke (Gott) in Wichita, Kansas. They moved to Guthrie, Oklahoma then to Watonga, Oklahoma where she graduated high school. She then attended Oklahoma A&M for 2 years. She…

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Gilbert (Gil) Jara

Gil passed away on Sunday, March 7 at 6:34pm with Nicole, Mary, and Cathy by his side. Gil was born in Dallas, Texas to his father Refugio Jara and mother Concha Jara (Islas). He proudly shared his Texas and Mexican heritage. He lived life fully in all that he did, an avid tennis player, pool…

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JoAnn Lansford

JoAnn Lansford, 86, of Kansas City, Missouri, passed away on March 5, 2021. JoAnn was born on October 25, 1934, in Judge, Crawford Township, Osage County, Missouri, to Raymond Melvin and Ada Belmont Ridenhour Lansford, joining older brothers Oris Glenn and Raymond Elston and preceding her twin brother, James Rand by twenty minutes. JoAnn grew…

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Susan Louise Todd (Wesche)

Susan Louise Todd (Wesche), “Sue” as she was known by family and friends, age 64, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, March 3, 2021, surrounded by her family. She was a graduate of the University of Kansas, receiving her BS in Microbiology in 1980, as well as a master’s degree in special education in 1997. Sue…

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Renny Steven Brandy

BRANDY, RENNY STEVEN, age 74 of Shawnee, Kansas, passed away on March 4th, 2021, with his daughter and son-in-law by his side. Renny was born on January 30th, 1947, in Kansas City, Missouri, to Gertrude and Harold Brandy and lived most of his life in Shawnee, Kansas. He attended Shawnee Mission North High School and…

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JOHN E. LINTON

John E. Linton died Friday, February 12th, 2021 in Kansas City, Missouri, of  complications from a stroke he suffered January 10th. His wife Helen was by his side  when he passed peacefully. John was a true Renaissance man, not just possessing  facts and information about a diverse range of topics, which he did. He also…

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Patricia Ann Warren

Patricia Ann Warren Patricia Ann (Binns) Warren, 82, of Overland Park, KS, passed away on March 4, 2021. Patricia was born on September 10, 1938, in Kansas City, MO, to Louis Victor Binns and Eleanor Bowen Ray Binns. Patricia graduated in 1956 from Rosedale High School in Kansas City, KS. She attended Graceland College, graduating…

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Maura Larkin O’Keefe Galloup

Maura Larkin O’Keefe Galloup peacefully passed on March 2nd in Overland Park, KS at the age of 78. She was born on March 31st, 1942 to Charles and Lucille Larkin in Leavenworth, KS. Maura married Terence (“Terry”) Dingess O’Keefe on July 28, 1962 in Atchison, KS. Maura and Terry were happily married for 17 years…

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George “Wes” Weston Lyle

George “Wes” Weston Lyle, 86, of Kansas City, MO, died unexpectedly on February 21, 2021, at his home in downtown Kansas City.  Wes was born in Topeka, KS, on October 7, 1934, to Harold Vernon Lyle and Pamela Lorraine Lyle (Myers).  As a teenager, Wes shadowed his father, who was a photographer for the Topeka…

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Robert (Bob) Smith

  Robert (Bob) Smith died in Kansas City, MO from complications of Covid-19 on February 28 at the age of 86.  Bob is survived by his wife of 64 years, Loretta, his sister Nancy LaPella in Phoenixville, PA, his children Karen Ladner in Frederick, MD,  Randall Smith in Tampa, FL and Charisse Konrady in Riverside, MO, his…

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Jerry Wayne Waddell, Sr.

Paul James Andrews

Lois Sue Mirkin

Robert Allen Young

Robert “Bob” G. Fuhrman

Harold Kenneth Koehn

Bruce Bernard Frazier II

George Burton Waddle

Robert L. Fritz

Jody Dubois

Robert W. Burrows

Michael Patrick Angell