Obituaries from September 2005
Marylyn Kaup Krivena
Marylyn Kaup Krivena, 74, of Prairie Village, Kan., passed away Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2005, at home. Marylyn was born April 11, 1931, in Stuart, Neb., to Ferd and Eunice Kaup. Marylyn graduated from Nevada High School, in 1948. She attended Drury College in Springfield, Mo., and St. Mary's School of Nursing in Kansas City. She worked for St. Mary's Hospital and Menorah Hospital, and was at University of Kansas Medical Center for 30 years...
Erma L. (Collins) Hawkins
Erma Laudell Hawkins, 87, Nevada, passed away on Thursday, Sept. 8, 2005, at Barone Alzheimer's Care Center in Nevada. She was born to Ira and Alma Galvin Collins, the second of six children, on Jan. 6, 1918, near Dederick, Mo. She attended Keck and Willow Grove Elementary Schools near Dederick and graduated from El Dorado Springs High School in 1935, In a ceremony in Chicago, Ill., in 1937, she was wed to Jerry Hale Hawkins, a union that was to last for 58 years and to include three children...
Barbara Ann (Hartley) Fuqua
Barbara Ann (Hartley) Fuqua, 74, Pottsville, Texas, formerly of Nevada, died Sunday, Sept. 4, 2005, in Temple Hospital, Temple, Texas. She was born Dec. 30, 1930, in Butler, Mo., to Alfred T. and J. Lavonne Kash Hartley. She was married to Robert E. Icenogle and preceded her in death on April 16, 1996. She later married Robert "Bob" Fuqua. He survives, of Pottsville...
Paul Alan Scott
Paul Alan Scott, 34, of Nevada, Mo., formerly of Nortonville, Kan., died Sunday, Sept. 4, 2005, in Nevada, following an accident at his home. He was born on June 14, 1971, in Winchester, Kan., the son of Carl E. and Betty A. (Martin) Scott. Paul and Connie Scott were married on May 24, 2003, at Baldwin City, Kan. She survives of the home...
William Louis "Bill" Johnson
William Louis "Bill" Johnson, 85, of Chanute, Kan., died Sunday, Sept.4, 2005, at the Neosho Memorial Regional Medical Center. He was born Aug. 11, 1920, in Chanute, Kan., the son of William A. Johnson and Edna F. (Brinegar) Johnson. He was raised in Chanute and attended Chanute elementary schools and Chanute High School. He served in the United States Navy during World War Il in the Southeast Pacific Theater from May 24, 1944 to April 20, 1946 on the U.S.S. Menifee...
Charles H. Cox
The Rev. Charles H. Cox, age 90 years, of Nevada, Mo., a former Jefferson City resident, transitioned from this life on Saturday, Sept. 3, at the Christian Health Care Center in Nevada. Charles was born Aug. 21, 1915, in Miller County, Mo., the son of William Wade and Anna Josephene Bunch Cox, who are now both deceased...
Richard L. Brooks
Richard L. Brooks, 68, of Overland Park, Kan., passed away peacefully at his home, Friday, Sept. 2, 2005, after a lengthy illness of cancer. A celebration of his life will be Tuesday, Sept. 6, at noon, at the Konantz-Cheney Funeral Home, 15 West Wall, Fort Scott, Kan. Visitation will be one hour prior to the funeral...
Holli Renae Cathey
Holli Renae Cathey, 30, Fort Scott, died Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2005, in Allen County as the result of an automobile accident. She was born Nov. 2, 1974, in Denver, Colo., the daughter of Ellis Spencer and Vikki Pickel Spencer. She married Steven Cathey in 1998...
Billy Dean Jaco
Billy Dean Jaco, 73, of El Dorado Springs, died Aug. 4, 2005, at Community Springs Healthcare Facility. Graveside services will be at 10 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 3, in the Virgil City Cemetery. Arrangements are by the Sheldon Funeral Home of El Dorado Springs...