Robert “Bob” Bieker, 74, DeLand, Fla., died Monday, July 10, 2017, at his home after a long courageous battle with cancer.

Following services in DeLand, additional services will be at 10:30 a.m. Aug. 19 at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, Hays.

Rachel Ann (Oshant) Huffman, 90, St. Francis, formerly of Hays, died Wednesday, July 12, 2017, at Cheyenne County Hospital, St. Francis.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at United Methodist Church, St. Francis; inurnment in Mount Allen Cemetery, Hays. There will be no visitation.

Betty L. (Brendel) Gottschalk, 69, Hays, died Sunday, July 9, 2017, in Hays.

Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday in St. Joseph Cemetery, Hays.

 Emma Laubhan, 108, Russell, died Friday, July 21, 2017, at Main Street Manor, located in Russell Regional Hospital.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m.Tuesday at St. John Lutheran Church, Russell; burial in St. John Lutheran Cemetery, Russell.

Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday at Pohlman-Varner-Peeler Mortuary, Russell. Family will greet guest at the church the day of the service.

Gladys F. Hansen, 84, formerly of Phillipsburg, died Sunday, July 23, 2017, at Park West Retirement Center in Wichita.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Olliff-Boeve Memorial Chapel, Phillipsburg; inurnment in the Fairview Cemetery, Phillipsburg.

Friends can sign the book until 9 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Janet Lynn (Moeder) Crawford, 47, Spearfish, S.D., formerly of Hays, died unexpectedly Saturday, July 22, 2017, at her home.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Robbins Center, north of Gross Memorial Coliseum, on the campus of Fort Hays State University; burial in St. Joseph Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at Hays Memorial Chapel Funeral Home, 1906 Pine, Hays, KS 67601 and from 9 a.m. until time of service Saturday at the Robbins Center, One Tiger Place.

Glen Beckley, 69, Henderson, Colo., died Thursday, July 20, 2017, at his home in Henderson.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Plumer-Overlease Funeral Home, Stockton; burial in Stockton Cemetery with military honors provided by the U.S Army. There will be no visitation.

Joseph J. “Joe” Dinkel Jr., 92, Hill City, died Tuesday, July 25, 2017, at his home.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, Hill City; burial in Kansas Veterans Cemetery, WaKeeney.

Visitation will be from 2 to 5:30 p.m. Friday at Stinemetz Funeral Home, Hill City.

A vigil/rosary will be at 7 p.m. Friday at the church.

Darrel E. Miller, 87, Downs, died Monday, July 24, 2017, at Hays Medical Center.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at United Methodist Church, Downs; burial in Downs City Cemetery.

Family will greet friends prior to the service at the church.

Todd Roy Toll, 59, Morland, died Tuesday, July 25, 2017, at University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, Kan.

Services will be at 2:30 p.m. Saturday at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, Hill City; burial in Morland City Cemetery.

Visitation will be until 7 p.m. Friday at Stinemetz Funeral Home, Hill City and from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Saturday at the church.

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