Benton L. Kennedy, 80, Russell, died Thursday, April 12, 2018, at Wilson Care and Rehabilitation Center, Wilson.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Pohlman-Varner-Peeler Mortuary, Russell. Services will conclude at the mortuary.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday with family present to greet friends from 6 to 7 p.m. at the mortuary.

Ernest E. “Ernie” Dreher, 77, Hoisington, formerly of Salina, died Monday, April 16, 2018, after a long battle with leukemia at Clara Barton Hospital, Hoisington.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church; burial in St. John Catholic Cemetery, Hoisington.

Friends can call until 5 p.m. Thursday, both at Nicholson-Ricke Funeral Home, Hoisington.

A vigil/rosary led by the Knights of Columbus will be at 6 p.m Thursday at the funeral home.

Henry Lee "Hank" Hartman, 70, Hays, died Wednesday, April 11, 2018 at his home.

Gaveside services will be at 2 p.m. Monday with military honors by the Fort Riley U.S. Army 1st Inf. in Kansas Veterans Cemetery, WaKeeney.

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