SEDGWICK COUNTY, KANSAS

OBITS


ALEXANDER, KATHLEEN (ASH) "KAY"

Alexander, Kathleen (Ash) "Kay," 82, homemaker, died Friday, Nov. 29, 1996. Service 3 p.m. Monday, Trinity Presbyterian Church.

Survivors: husband, Robert Y.; son, Rob of Littleton, Colo.; daughter, Susan Fritzemeyer of Wichita; six grandchildren; three great-grandchildren. Memorial has been established with Trinity Presbyterian Church and Lorraine Center. Cochran Mortuary. (Wichita Eagle, Sunday, December 1, 1996)

DICKERSON, ELSIE I.

Dickerson, Elsie I., 80, homemaker, died Saturday, Nov. 30, 1996. Services 10 a.m. Tuesday, Hillside Funeral Home East; 2 p.m. Tuesday, Colony (Kan.) Cemetery.

Survivors: sons, Barry, Howard, both of Wichita, Larry of Climax Springs, Mo.; daughter, Phyllis Hughes of Roach, Mo.; 13 grandchildren; 39 great-grandchildren. Memorial has been established with Pawnee Avenue Church of God. (Wichita Eagle, Monday, December 2, 1996)

DUMPHY, RUTH MARIE

Dumphy, Ruth Marie, 81, homemaker, died Tuesday, Nov. 26, 1996. Private service.

Survivors: brothers, Floyd Semsroth of Cheney, Edward Semsroth of Wichita; sisters, Dorothy Stoehr of Cheney, Louise Semsroth, Judy Razook, Lucile Harris, all of Wichita. Memorial has been established with Bethany Lutheran School fund. Old Mission Mortuary. (Wichita Eagle, Sunday, December 1, 1996)

GOLDSMITH, FLORENCE M. "FLO"

Goldsmith, Florence M. "Flo," 67, homemaker, died Saturday, Nov. 30, 1996. Service 3 p.m. Wednesday, Resthaven Mortuary.
Survivors: husband, Vernon; son, Larry Hammond of Redondo Beach, Calif.; daughter, Karen Taylor of Wichita; brothers, Ronald Wares of Andover, Harold Wares of Liberal, Robert Wares, Mack Wares, both of Wichita, O.T. Wares of El Cajon, Calif.; sisters, Patricia Wells, Cheryl Wares, both of Wichita; nine grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren. Memorial has been established with American Heart Association. (Wichita Eagle, Monday, December 2, 1996)

HABERMAN, EDNA A.

Haberman, Edna A., 88, homemaker, died Thursday, Nov. 28, 1996. Rosary 6 p.m. Sunday, Hillside Funeral Home West; services 9 a.m. Monday, St. Patrick Catholic Church; 2 p.m. Monday, Great Bend Cemetery.

Survivors: husband, Raymond; son, Ronnie, daughter, Betty Brown, both of Wichita; brother, Mike Brown, sister, Betty Linholm, both of Salina; nine grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren. Memorial has been established with the American Diabetes Association. (Wichita Eagle, Sunday, December 1, 1996)

LIPPINCOTT, ALBERT L.

Lippincott, Albert L., 75, retired Boeing Wichita experimental flight mechanic, died Thursday, Nov. 28, 1996. Service 1 p.m. Monday, Cochran Mortuary.

Survivors: wife, Frances; sons, James, Henry, Thomas, all of Wichita, Dean of Plevna; daughters, Nancy, Janan Smith, Kathy Nixon, all of Wichita; brother, James of Haysville; sisters, Jessie Allen, Frances Mack, both of Bentley; 10 grandchildren. Memorial has been established with Crippled Children's Hospital, care of Midian Shrine Temple. (Wichita Eagle, Sunday, December 1, 1996)

MEDLAM, NINA E.

Medlam, Nina E., 81, homemaker, died Friday, Nov. 29, 1996. Services 10:30 a.m. Monday, Westside Freewill Baptist Church; 2 p.m. Monday, Freeport Cemetery.

Survivors: son, Lloyd, Jr., of Derby; daughter, Juanita Ellis of Vinita, Okla.; nine grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren. Memorial has been established with Disabled American Veterans. Williams Funeral Home, Anthony. (Wichita Eagle, Sunday, December 1, 1996)

OPFER, ELMER A. "LUCKY"

Opfer, Elmer A. "Lucky," 74, Geophysicist Kansas Seismic Exchange, Inc. president and owner, died Thursday, Nov. 28, 1996. Service 3 p.m. Tuesday, Resthaven Mortuary.

Survivors: wife, Esther; daughter, Shannon Hageman of Pratt; brothers, Roy of Redwood City, Calif., Ray of Salinas, Calif., Larry of Davis City, Iowa, Floyd of Beatrice, Neb.; sister, Mabel Bogenrief of Beatrice; one grandchild. Memorial has been established with West Heights United Methodist Church building fund. (Wichita Eagle, Sunday, December 1, 1996)

SOLLARS, VAN ALLEN

Sollars, Van Allen, 52, of Kansas City, Mo., former Wichitan, Burlington Coat Factory merchandiser, died Friday, Nov. 29, 1996. Service 1 p.m. Monday, Resthaven Cemetery.

Survivors: daughter, Jennifer Ramsey of Wichita; brothers, Mike of Kansas City, Mo., Timothy of Austin, Texas; grandmother, Gertrude Hartley of the home. D.W. Newcomer's Sons, Johnson County Funeral Home, Overland Park. (Wichita Eagle, Sunday, December 1, 1996)

SWANEY, BARBARA J.

Swaney, Barbara J., 64, of Independence, Mo., formerly of Wichita, bookkeeper, died Thursday, Nov. 28, 1996. Services 5:30 p.m. Monday, Westwood Presbyterian Church, 1 p.m. Tuesday, Riverview Cemetery, Kiowa.

Survivors: sons; Dan of Longmont, Colo., Mark of Lee's Summit, Mo.; daughter, Karen Engquist of Wichita; six grandchildren. In lieu of flowers, memorial has been established with the Arthritis Foundation of Western Missouri. Langsford Funeral Home, Lee's Summit. (Wichita Eagle, Sunday, December 1, 1996)

TAGUE, KENNETH E. JR. "PETE"

Tague, Kenneth E. Jr. "Pete," 61, Raggtyme Jakes Antique Store owner, died Friday, Nov. 29, 1996. Service 9 a.m. Monday, Hillside Funeral Home East.

Survivors: wife, Jacque; sons, Kenny of Phoenix, Christopher, Richard, both of Newburgh, N.Y.; daughter, Kim Tague of Newburgh; stepson, Alan Jester of Cambridge, Canada; stepdaughters, Tara Morton, Kimberly Downey, mother, Dorothy Tague, father and stepmother, Ann and Kenneth Tague Sr., all of Wichita; brother, Rick of Topeka; sisters, Connie Miller of Wichita, Donita Mealey of Atlanta, Ga., Penny Galloway of Arlington, Texas; 10 grandchildren; two stepgrandchildren. Memorials have been established with Union Rescue Mission and Wichita Community Hospice. (Wichita Eagle, Sunday, December 1, 1996)

THOMPSON, MADELON LAMBERTZ

Thompson, Madelon Lambertz, 91, retired Midland Securities stock broker, died Saturday, Nov. 30, 1996. Rosary 7 p.m. Monday, Downing & Lahey Mortuary, service 11 a.m. Tuesday, All Saints Catholic Church.

Survivors: brothers, Arnold Lambertz, Vern Lambertz, sisters, Loretta Hartung, Gertrude Jennings, Lorene Sinclair, all of Wichita. Memorial has been established with All Saints Catholic Church. (Wichita Eagle, Sunday, December 1, 1996)

ULERY, WILLIAM H.

Ulery, William H., 69, manufacturing companies owner in numerous states and Holy Cross Lutheran Church maintenance man, died Saturday, Nov. 30, 1996. Service 2 p.m. Tuesday, First Church of the Nazrene.

Survivors: wife, Betty; sons, Greg of Wichita, Kirk of Oberlin; daughter, Debra Johnson of Wichita; brother, Dean of LaGrange, Ind.; sister, Mildred Belt of Wenatchee, Wash.; four grandchildren. Memorials have been established with American Heart Association and American Diabetes Association. Lakeview Funeral Home. (Wichita Eagle, Monday, December 2, 1996)

WALDEN, MARYLIN

Walden, Marylin, 49, home health aid, died Friday, Nov. 29, 1996. Service 10 a.m. Tuesday, Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Pretty Prairie.
Survivors: husband, Walter; son, Rodney Sontag of Pretty Prairie; daughters, Susan Sontag, Robin Marsh, Ronda Anglin, all of Wichita; brothers, Jack Bond, Bobby Bond, Clinton, Okla.; half brother, Ronnie Denny of Betsy, Okla.; sister, Donetta Morrison of Wichita; nine grandchildren. DeVorss Flanagan-Hunt Mortuary. (Wichita Eagle, Sunday, December 1, 1996) (Wichita Eagle, Sunday, December 1, 1996)

WERTH, MARY ROSE

Werth, Mary Rose, 71, homemaker, died Thursday, Nov. 28, 1996. Rosary 7:30 p.m. today, service 10 a.m. Monday, both at St. Jude Catholic Church.

Survivors: son, Stan of Wichita; daughters, Lou Kay Bradley of Las Vegas, Jan Stewart of Clearwater; brothers, Severin Rupp of Las Vegas, Harry Rupp of Collidge, Ariz., Mark Rupp of Wichita; sisters, Alice Herrman, Sandra Moore, both of Wichita, Irene Leiker of Munjer, Lucille Rupp of Paso Robles, Calif., Zita Zimmerman of Lakewood, Colo., Catherine Geyer of Dillon, Colo., Pauline Weigel of Aurora, Colo.; 11 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren. Memorial has been established with Hospice, Inc. Resthaven Mortuary. (Wichita Eagle, Sunday, December 1, 1996)

WINGET, LYNN W.

Winget, Dr. Lynn W., 70, retired Wichita State University professor of languages, died Thursday, Nov. 28, 1996. Service 3 p.m. Monday, St. Mary's Cathedral. (Wichita Eagle, Sunday, December 1, 1996)

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