Joyce Nelssen

SMITH CENTER-   Joyce Nelssen, age 87, passed away Thursday, April 17, 2015 at the Smith County Long Term Care in Smith Center, KS.  She was a homemaker.

Survivors include her husband Vernie; 2 daughters, Judy Schmidt […]

Dean Kenneth Schenk

KEARNEY, NE-   Dean Kenneth Schenk, age 97, passed away Thursday, April 17, 2015 at the St. John Nursing Home in Kearney, NE.  He was a farmer.

Survivors include his 3 daughters, Janice Kennedy of Kearney, NE, […]

Marple Mae Cole

SMITH CENTER – Marple Mae Cole, age 91, passed away Thursday, April 17, 2015 at the Deseret Health and Rehabilitation Center in Smith Center, KS.

Marple Mae Eller was born December 24, 1923, four miles south […]

Leo Borcherding

NEWPORT NEWS, VA- Leo H Borchering, age 76, a former Blair resident, died April 9, 2015 in Carrollton Virginia.  Leo was born April 28, 1939 in Smith Center Kansas to Henry and Edna Borcherding.

Leo grew up in […]

JoAnn Simpson

SMITH CENTER-   D. JoAnn Simpson, age 81, passed away Saturday, March 21, 2015 at the Hutchinson Regional Medical Center in Hutchinson, KS.  She was born December 19, 1933 in Talmo, KS to Ronald “Frenchy” and […]

Pauline Bloomer

SMITH CENTER – Pauline Bloomer, age 101, passed away on March 11, 2015 at the Deseret Health and Rehab Center in Smith Center, KS.

She is survived by many nieces, nephews and cousins.

Celebration of life services […]

Helen Watts

SMITH CENTER – Helen Elizabeth Watts passed away on March 1, 2015 at the age of 88.  Helen or Blondie as many of her friends and family called her was born May 22, 1926 to […]

Courtney Faith Miller

KENSINGTON – Courtney Faith Miller came shining into this world on August 4, 1999.  She was dedicated to the Lord on Easter Sunday, April 23, 2000, at the United Church in Kensington.  On February 20, […]

Pam Hudson

KENSINGTON –  Pamela Sue Hudson, 53, passed away on February 24, 2015, at Smith County Hospital in Smith Center after a hard fought battle with cancer.  Even in her last days, she was thinking and […]