H. D. “Spec” Woods, died Friday, June 14, 2019, at Bishop Spencer Place, Kansas City, Mo.

Visitation will be at 1 p.m. Friday with a celebration of life ceremony to follow at 2 p.m. at The First Presbyterian Church, Hays, with the presentation of the U.S. Flag by the Hays V.F.W. Post No. 9076.


Deborah Kathryn Schmidtberger, 65, Hays, died Monday, June 17, 2019, at her home.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at St. Nicholas of Myra Catholic Church, Hays; inurnment in St. Joseph Cemetery, Hays.

Family will receive friends from 9 a.m. until time of service Friday at the church.


Dale L. Soderlund, 88, died Sunday, June 23, 2019, at Good Samaritan Society of Decatur County.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Pauls Funeral Home, Oberlin; inurnment will be at a later date in Oberlin Cemetery.


Mary Alice (Fleming) Craven, 87, Hays, formerly of Russell, died Sunday, June 23, 2019, at Hays Medical Center.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at Pohlman-Varner-Peeler Mortuary, Russell; burial in Russell City Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday with family present to greet friends from 6 to 7 p.m. at Pohlman-Varner-Peeler Mortuary, Russell.


Marie Flanigan, 97, Phillips County, died Monday, June 24, 2019, at Phillips County Hospital, Phillipsburg.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at Olliff-Boeve Memorial Chapel, Phillipsburg; burial in Fairview Cemetery, Phillipsburg. Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday at the funeral chapel.