Alice R. Wessel, 82, Valley Park, Mo., died Tuesday, Dec. 19, 2017, at Big Bend Woods Healthcare Center, Valley Park.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Oakley; burial in St. Joseph Cemetery.

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

Virginia “Sue” Stroud, 74, Great Bend, died Sunday, Dec. 24, 2017, at Clara Barton Hospital, Hoisington.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at St Rose Catholic Church, Great Bend; burial in Great Bend Cemetery.

Friends can call from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday at Bryant Funeral Home, Great Bend.

An Altar Society rosary will be at 4p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

A vigil will be at 7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral Home.

Robert J. Staab, died Saturday, Dec. 23, 2017, in Tulsa, Okla. 

Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at St. Anns Church; Olmitz; burial in St. Ann Cemetery, Olmitz.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Ryan Mortuary; Salina.

A vigil will be at 5 p.m. Thursday at the mortuary.

Leon Sample, 74, Hoxie, died Monday, Dec. 25, 2017, at Sheridan County Health Complex, Hoxie.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Christian Fellowship Church, Hoxie; burial in Hoxie City Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 1 to 6 p.m. Friday with family receiving friends from 5 to 6 p.m.

at Mickey-Leopold Funeral Home, Hoxie.

Patricia R. Luna, 50, Rexford, died Saturday, Dec. 23, 2017.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Rexford Community Church; burial in Rexford Cemetery.

There will be no visitation; casket will remain closed to the public.

Pauls Funeral Home, Oberlin, is in charge of arrangements.

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