Archive for Thursday, March 23, 2006

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Alfred Eugene Smith
1938-2006
March 23, 2006
Graveside service for Alfred Eugene Smith, 67, LaHarpe, will be 2:30 p.m. Friday, March 24, 2006, at Crown Hill Cemetery, Coldwater.
Obituary: Roman A. Valdez
1934-2006
March 23, 2006
Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, March 23, 2006, for Roman Abad Valdez, 71, Arkansas City, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Arkansas City.
Obituary: Joyce Elizabeth Freeman
March 23, 2006
Funeral services For Joyce Elizabeth Freeman, 44, Multrie, Ga., will be 1 p.m. Friday, March 24, 2006, at Quisenberry Funeral Home, Tonganoxie. Burial will be in Hubbel Hill Cemetery, Tonganoxie.
Obituary: Patricia Lou Needham
1930-2006
March 23, 2006
Funeral services for Patricia Lou (Edmonds) Needham, 76, Leavenworth, will be at 1 p.m. today, March 22, 2006, at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Seventh and Seneca, Leavenworth, with burial at Mt. Muncie Cemetery, Lansing. Following the burial, the family will receive friends at St. Paul’s Parish Hall.
Obituary: James Yates
1919-2006
March 23, 2006
Graveside services for James Yates, Kansas City, Kan., 86, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 25, 2006, at Maple Grove Cemetery, Tonganoxie. Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday at Joseph A. Butler and Son Funeral Home, 19th and Minnesota Ave., Kansas City, Kan.
Obituary: Lucille Riley
1935-2006
March 23, 2006
Funeral services for Lucille Riley, 70, Leavenworth, will be at 10 a.m. today, March 22, 2006, at Quisenberry Funeral Home, Tonganoxie.
Obituary: Catherine Mary Curtis
1913-2006
March 23, 2006
Mass of Christian Burial for Catherine Mary Curtis, 92, Tonganoxie, was Tuesday March 21, 2006, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Tonganoxie.
Obituary: Bernandine Noel
March 23, 2006
Funeral services for Bernadine Noel, 74, Tonganoxie, will be at 11 a.m. today, March 22, 2006, at the Highland Park Funeral Home. Burial will be in Highland Park Cemetery.
Obituary: Jane Michelle Kindle
1983-2006
March 23, 2006
Funeral services for Jane Michelle Kindle, 23, Basehor, were Friday, March 17, 2006, at a private ceremony. Burial was in Kickapoo Cemetery in Leavenworth.
Obituary: Gertrude L. Courtney
1908-2006
March 23, 2006
Mass of Christian Burial for Gertrude L. Courtney, 98, formerly of McLouth, was held Monday, March 20, 2006, at St. Joseph of the Valley Church in Leavenworth. Burial was at Springdale Friends Cemetery, Springdale.
Aunt Norie’s Sewing Room
March 23, 2006
Jan the other day said, “What in the world did you do before zigzag, however I can’t use it on all edges, like the very sheer fabrics.”
Man thankful barn fired didn’t spread to his home
March 23, 2006
Robert Meyer was relieved Thursday’s strong winds were pushing south.
Firefighters coax cat from tree
March 23, 2006
A recent Tonganoxie City fire call probably could have been an inspiration for a Norman Rockwell painting.
For Fossett’s thid flight, THS grad helps again
March 23, 2006
For the third time, Tonganoxie’s Nancy Milleret helped adventurer Steve Fossett make a record-breaking flight.
Chieftain Singers NYC bound
March 23, 2006
The Chieftain Singers are headed east for a long weekend.
Remember when: A community review
March 23, 2006
Letters to the editor: Library board needs member; Streets should be free of parked cars for parade
March 23, 2006
Your library needs you. There is a vacancy on the Tonganoxie Library Board, the body that helps ensure the library provides quality service to its patrons.
Seniors nominated for academic team
Students named finalists for Lawrence Journal-World’s all-star team
March 23, 2006
Top students from Tonganoxie and McLouth recently were recognized as nominees for the Lawrence Journal-World’s 10th annual academic all-star team.
Full of spirit
Cheerleading season lasts throughout school year and into the summer
March 23, 2006
Practicing at 6 a.m. in the summer. Cramming in homework after late-night away games and meets. Risking bodily injury for the team. Training throughout the year.
Banker urges residents to watch for scams
March 23, 2006
Fishing is a good thing.
County developers must heed EPA rules
March 23, 2006
Along with increased construction in the area comes increased attention from federal regulatory agencies.