Claudia Rae Cook, 72, Great Bend, died Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at First United Methodist Church, Winona.

Wayne Edward Thompson, 84, Topeka, formerly of Otis, died Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2016.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Otis-Bison Elementary School.

Dennis Blair, 70, Wichita, died Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Northwest Free Methodist Church, Wichita; graveside services will be at 3 p.m. Friday in Kansas Veterans Cemetery, WaKeeney.

John Clarence Ross, 94, died Friday, Nov. 11, 2016.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at North Oak Community Church, Hays; burial with military honors by the Hays VFW Honor Guard at 2 p.m. in WaKeeney City Cemetery. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until service time at the church.

Dennis Leroy Walker, 72, rural Park, died Monday, Nov. 7, 2016, at his home.

Services will be 10 a.m. Thursday at Schmitt Funeral Home, Quinter; private inurnment will take place. There will be no visitation, as cremation was chosen.

Mary Anne McVey, 86, Hill City, died Sunday, Nov. 13, 2016, at her home.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Nov. 22 at Hill City Presbyterian Church; burial in Hill City Cemetery. There will be no visitation.

Walter Wayne Brown, 80, Topeka, died Monday, Nov. 7, 2016.

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