Leila June Marshall, 93, Great Bend, formerly of Hays, died Saturday, Dec. 23, 2017, at Great Bend Regional Hospital.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at First Church of the Nazarene, Great Bend; private family inurnment will be in Great Bend Cemetery.

There will be no visitation; cremation has taken place.

Delbert D. Deschner, 90, formerly of Natoma, died Wednesday, Dec. 27, 2017, in Wichita.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the Peace Lutheran Church, Natoma; cremation has been selected by the family and inurnment will follow at the Natoma Lutheran Cemetery.

Reginald Bennett, 88, Hays, formerly of Russell, died Sunday, Dec. 31, 2017, at the Via Christi Village, Hays.

Services will be at 10:30 am. Friday at St. John Lutheran Church Little Chapel, Russell. Masonic rites by Russell Masonic Lodge No. 177; burial in St. John Lutheran Cemetery, Russell with military honors by Russell V.F.W. Post 6240. Visitation will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday with family present from 6 to 7 p.m. at Pohlman-Varner-Peeler Mortuary, Russell.

Ruth Scott, 98, WaKeeney, died Monday, Jan. 1, 2018, at Trego County-Lemke Memorial Hospital, Long Term Care, WaKeeney.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m.Friday at Schmitt Funeral Home, WaKeeney;burial in WaKeeney City Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until time of service Friday at the funeral home.

Marguerite N. Smith-Perfett, 89, North Newton, died Sunday, Dec. 24, 2017, at Kidron Bethel Village in North Newton.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Trinity Heights United Methodist Church, Newton; inurnment will take place at a later date beside her parents and sister in Hutchinson Memorial Park Cemetery.

As per requested her body has been donated to University of Kansas Medical Center for research.

Esther Gertrude (Conrad) Nyberg, 99, Stockton, died Tuesday, Jan. 2, 2018, at Solomon Valley Manor, Stockton.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Plumer-Overlease Funeral Home, Stockton; burial in Lawrence Creek Cemetery, rural Osborne County.

Visitation will be from 9 to 10 a.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Ruby Grace Jackson, 87, Stockton, died Monday, Jan. 1, 2018, at Hays Medical Center.

Services will be at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Stockton United Methodist Church; burial in Ash Rock Cemetery, rural Woodston.

Visitation will be from 2 to 8 p.m. Friday with family receiving friends from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at Plumer-Overlease Funeral Home, Stockton.

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