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CW4 (R) Marvin Thompson

Marvin DeVere Thompson, 84, of Topeka, passed away on Thursday, October 26, 2017 at a Topeka hospital. He was born February 13, 1933 in Delia, Kansas, the son of Curtis and Eleanor (Simecka) Thompson. In 1951 after graduation from Delia High School, he registered for the draft in Holton. He was soon called in and was sent to Fort Lewis, …

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Ronald Gene Jacobson

Ronald “Ron” Gene Jacobson, resident of Towanda, Kansas, formerly of Everest, Kansas, passed away on Monday, October 23, 2017, at Wesley Medical Center, at the age of 75 years. Ron was born on September 19, 1942, to Lind and Martha (Greer) Jacobson. He was raised in Willis, Kansas, where he graduated from Willis High School, in 1960. After High School, …

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Dennis Lee Keehn

Dennis Lee Keehn, 53, of Topeka passed away October 22, 2017 at Stormont Vail Hospital. He was born April 25, 1964 in Onaga, KS the son of Frederick and Barbara (Armbruster) Keehn. He graduated from Jackson Heights High School in 1982. He served in the Army National Guard for six years. He co-owned a successful cleaning business, City Wide Janitorial …

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CSM (R) Viviano “Rev” Reveles

CSM (R) Viviano “Rev” Reveles, of Topeka, passed from this life on October 22, 2017. He was born October 13, 1929 the son of Andreas and Camilla (Alvarado) Reveles. Rev was active in the U.S. Army, serving in Germany during the Korean Conflict. He also served many years in the Kansas National Guard. He was promoted to the highest rank …

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MSgt (R) Kenneth Wayne “Jake” Elliott

MSgt (R) Kenneth Wayne “Jake” Elliott, 70, Tecumseh, passed away October 20, 2017. Kenneth was born January 8, 1947, in Hutchinson, the son of Henry and Vera Slifer Elliott. He graduated from Nickerson High School in 1965. On July 25, 1965, Kenneth married Nancy Horner in South Hutchinson United Methodist Church. They celebrated 52 wonderful years together. Kenneth, or Jake …

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SFC (R) Edwin E. Tatro

SFC (R) Edwin E. Tatro, 94, passed away Wednesday, October 18, 2017 at Pratt Regional Medical Center. He was born March 23, 1923 in Enid, OK to Lewis E. and Mary E. (Mercer) Tatro. On September 12, 1947, he married Mary L. Pohl. She survives. Edwin was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Pratt and the Knights of …

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Norman Alexander Worden

Norman Worden deployed with the 714th SECFOR in 06-07. Norman Alexander Worden, 33, passed away October 15, 2017 at Pawnee Valley Community Hospital, Larned. He was born February 27, 1984 in San Antonio, Texas, the son of William F. and Nancy Gourdin Worden. A longtime area resident; he was a Military Veteran. He was of the Christian faith, was a …

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The Kansas City, Kansas, Armory Annual Reunion

THE KANSAS CITY, KANSAS, ARMORY ANNUAL REUNION IS COMING UP. The date this year is Friday, November 10, 2017 LOCATION:  Briedenthal Hall,  Kansas City Armory, 18th and Ridge,(100 South 20th St)  Kansas City, KS 66102 Anyone who has served or is still serving in the Kansas City Armory is invited.  Any friends and family are also. We will open the doors …

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SFC (R) Jackson Charles Robinson, Sr.

SFC (R) Jackson Charles Robinson, Sr., was born on August 18, 1943, in Kansas City, Missouri to the union of Jackson Charles Robinson, Sr. and Essie Marie Robinson. Jackson departed this life on October 6, 2017. He was preceded in death by his parents, Jackson Charles Robinson, Sr. and Essie Marie Robinson, and two grandchildren, Carl Payne and Edward C. …

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Jack C. Rathbun

Jack C. Rathbun, 92, passed away, Saturday, September 30, 2017 at his home in Ellsworth. He was born March 7, 1925 in Ellsworth County to M.M. “Lank” and Lulu (Stull) Rathbun. Jack was a lifetime resident of Ellsworth County where he was a farmer and stockman as well as a member of the First Presbyterian Church, Ellsworth County Coop board, …

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