Reza “Ray” Marefat, 80, Hays, died Sunday, Aug. 18, 2019, in Hays.

Services will be from 3 to 6 p.m. Sept. 28, at 1St floor conference room of the Hadley Center, 205 E. 7th, Hays, KS 67601.

Cremation entrusted to Brock’s-Keithley Funeral Chapel and Crematory 2509 Vine Hays, KS 67601.

 Jacqueline Louise Lamer Lockwood, died in May of this year.

 A celebration of life will be at 1 p.m. Sept. 21 at the Market Street Theater, 222 Market Street in Santa Cruz, Calif.  A celebration will also be scheduled in Hays in October.


David L. “Dave” Walters, 69, Phoenix, died Thursday, Aug. 29, 2019.

A celebration of his life will be at 11 a.m. Oct. 12 at Phoenix Memorial Park,Phoenix.


Verlin “Butch” Engel, died Saturday, July 6, 2019.

Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Sept. 23 in St. Marys Cemetery, Ellis, followed by a luncheon at K of C Hall. 


Cecil M. Patton, 81, died April 1, 2001 and Alice Tholen, 97, died March 9, 2019.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Boniface Catholic Church, Vincen; inurnment in St. Boniface Cemetery.

Family will receive friends from 10 to 11 a.m Saturday at the church.


Diana Marie (Stites) Leichliter, died Aug. 19, 2019.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Oct. 12 at Flatland Church, Omaha Neb.


Charlotte Ann Wyatt, died Friday, Sept. 6, 2019.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Gorham Community Church; burial in Winterset Cemetery, south of Gorham.


Judith Ellen (Peterson) Driscoll, 77, Russell, died Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019, at Hays Medical Center.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at St. John Lutheran Church, Russell; graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday in Crown Point Cemetery, north of Salina.

There will be no visitation.