Doris Faulkner, a Hays resident for 31 years, died Monday, April 10, 2017, due to a third bout with cancer.

Celebration of life services will be at 3 p.m. Aug. 26, at FHSU Robbins Center in Hays.

Karen Marie Boyce, 77, died Wednesday, April 26, 2017, at Porter Hospice Residence in Centennial, Colo.

Services will be at 10 a.m. July 1 at St. Joseph Church, Damar; burial in Damar Cemetery.

Albert Steven Schwarzenberger, 84, died Sunday, May 21, 2017.

Graveside services will be at 3 p.m June 23 in Kansas Veterans’ Cemetery, WaKeeney, followed by a reception at the Eagles Lodge.

Alberta Ann (Vrbas) Ayers, 65, Estherville, Iowa, died Wednesday, June 7, 2017, at her home.

Services will be at 11a.m. Friday at Estherville Lutheran Church; burial will take place at a later date in Kansas. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Henry Olson Funeral Chapel, Estherville.

Stanley Carl Noller, 70, Russell, died Wednesday, June 14, 2017, at Russell Regional Hospital.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Pohlman-Varner-Peeler Mortuary, Russell; inurnment in St. John Lutheran Cemetery, Russell.

Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. with family present from 6 to 7 p.m. Monday at the mortuary.

Mary L. Lowman, 77, Topeka, died Monday, June 12, 2017, at Stormont Vail Health, Topeka.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Chapel, Manhattan; private burial will be in the Sunset Cemetery, Manhattan. Family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

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