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. Saturday 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. 



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

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

Anita June (Whitney) Wyatt, 76, died Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, at Andbe Home, Norton.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Norton Christian Church; burial in Norton Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Enfield Funeral Home, Norton.


Brad Hrabe, 62, Stockton, died Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019, in Downs.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at St. Thomas Catholic Church, Stockton; graveside services will be at a later date.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Plumer-Overlease Funeral Chapel, Stockton.

A rosary will be at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at funeral chapel with Devine Mercy Chaplet to follow.



Robert “Bob” Dewaine Montgomery, 86, died Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2019, at Good Samaritan Society of Decatur County.

Graveside inurnment will be at 11 a.m. Saturday in Norcatur Cemetery.



Lila Mae (Sander) Klein , 85, Wichita, died Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, at Via Christi Village Care Center, Wichita.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at Holy Cross Catholic Church, Pfeifer; burial in Holy Cross Cemetery, Pfeifer.

Visitation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at Cline’s-Keithley Mortuary of Hays , 1919 E. 22nd, Hays, KS 67601 and from 9 to 10 a.m. Thursday at the church.

A vigil /rosary will be at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the mortuary.