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.

Lena Babcock, 100, Chandler, Ariz., died Friday, May 19, 2017 at Archstone Care Center, Chandler.

Graveside services will be at 10 a.m. Friday in Utica Cemetery.

Peggy J. Culver, 84, Olathe, died Thursday, June 22, 2017, at Evergreen Community of Johnson County, Olathe.

A celebration of life will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Evergreen Community of Johnson County, Community Room, Olathe; inurnment will be at a later date in Hoxie City Cemetery. There will be no visitation.

Jonathan Patrick Ruda, 31, Osage Beach, Mo., died Friday, June 30, 2017, in Osage Beach.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Sacred Heart Church, Ness City; burial will be at 3:30 pm in St. Cyril and Methodius Cemetery, Atwood. A rosary will be at 9 a.m. Wednesday at the church.

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