Donna Mae Tankersley, 87, of Hutchinson, died June 20, 2022, at Sunshine Meadows in Buhler. She was born August 26, 1934, in Wichita, to Elwood “Dick” and Floy (Williams) Dague.
Leona Mae Totland, 89, passed away June 23, 2022, at Hester Care Center-Wesley Towers, Hutchinson, KS. She was born December 26, 1932, in Goessel, KS, to Leonard and Helen (Schroeder) Schmidt.
Teresa liked to joke that she was raised by two moms and her dad. Her sister, Rochelle was a mother figure in her life and her mom was Teresa’s best friend. Her dad’s employment took their family to the Reno Area in Northern Nevada; Little Italy San Francisco, CA; and San Jose, CA. She also spent a period of her life in Washington state as well as Washington D.C. Teresa lived almost 40 years in Payson, UT where she raised her three children with the help of her beloved friends and neighbors.
Calvin Neal, Jr. was born on January 19, 1966 to Calvin Neal, Sr. and Birdie Louise Biggs in Oklahoma City. He was known to all as “Junior”.
He attended Willow brook Elementary, Parker Elementary and Star Spencer High School.
Mamie Lee Graham, 78, of Burrton, Kansas, passed away Wednesday, June 22, 2022 at NMC Health in Newton, Kansas. She was born June 20, 1944 in Trenton, Missouri, the daughter of Vernon Joseph and Virginia Irene (Litton) Sheib.
Debra Ann Kelso, 65, of Hesston, Kansas, passed away Tuesday, June 21, 2022 at her home. She was born July 28, 1956 in Moundridge, Kansas, the daughter of Eugene “Gene” D. and June J. (Stucky) Graber.
Mary Eunice Crown, daughter of Thomas L. and Martha E. (Cranford) Ensey, was born on May 5, 1923, in McKinney, Texas. On June 20, 2022, with family members present, Mary died in McPherson, KS,
Robbie Gaynell Miller, 95, of Paradise Valley, AZ, died June 17, 2022, at Sun Quest Manor, Paradise Valley, AZ. She was born November 9, 1926, in Decatur, MS, the daughter of Clyde and Onnie Majure. Robbie was the 9th of 13 children.
Fred L. Modlin, 83, passed away Thursday, June 16, 2022, in Inman, KS.
Fred was born on June 26, 1938, in Otego, KS, the son of Hugh L. and Ethel N. (Loomis) Modlin.
Ray Bratcher, 92, of McPherson, KS and formerly of Maysville, OK, peacefully passed away on Saturday, June 18, 2022,
Survivors include: his wife, April of the home; two sons, Walker Brown (Alexis) of Hutchinson, KS and Dakota Brown of McPherson, KS; a brother, Tom Bowen (Tammara) of Hutchinson, KS; two sisters, Lora Ensz (Todd) of McPherson, KS and Cheryl Pemberton (John) of Belton, MO; two grandchildren, Quinn and Serenity Brown; and numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, and uncles.
He is survived by: his son, Samuel Scott Ashby and wife Cindy of Hutchinson, KS; grandson, Samuel Jeremy Ashby and wife Stephanie of Walton, KS; great-grandchildren, Heaven Celeste, Trey Anthony, and Samuel Calder Ashby; sister, Lydia Boyer of Sun City West, AZ; numerous nieces and nephews; and many cherished friends.