Cheyenne County

Kiowa County weather outlook – week of July 26, 2020

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Annual monsoon moisture is flowing into Colorado, providing one of the best opportunities for rain in Kiowa County this season.

Sunday afternoon into the overnight hours offers a strong chance of thunderstorms as the potential for rain increases through the day. Showers and thunderstorms are likely after 4:00 p.m., with one-tenth to one-quarter inch predicted. A few of the storms could be severe, bringing heaving rain and strong wind gusts.

Obituary – Dorene Nadine Bogenhagen

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Dorene Nadine Bogenhagen

April 29, 1928 - June 15, 2020

Dorene Nadine Bogenhagen was born April 29, 1928, in Weskan, Kansas, the oldest child of Lawrence and Melba Shriver Oglesby.

Dorene moved to Cheyenne Wells when she was just six years old and completed all of her public education in the Cheyenne Wells School system, graduating from high school in Cheyenne Wells in 1946.

Death Notice – Dorene Nadine Bogenhagen

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Dorene Nadine Bogenhagen

April 29, 1928 - June 15, 2020

Mrs. Bogenhagen passed away peacefully at Keefe Memorial Hospital. 

It was her request that there be no public services. 

Cards of condolence can reach her family at:  PO Box 426; Cheyenne Wells, CO  80810.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Cheyenne Wells United Methodist Women.

Arrangements are under the direction of Brown Funeral Home.

Obituary – Alberta J. Engelbrecht

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Alberta J. Engelbrecht

September 23, 1940 - June 3, 2020

Alberta Jean Engelbrecht, 79, died June 3, 2020, at Greeley County Hospital in Tribune, Kansas, after a battle of various medical issues.

Alberta was born September 23, 1940, in Cheyenne Wells to Fay Shepard and Faye Shaffer. She had a sister, Doris, and brother, Cecil. In 1951, her two nieces and two nephews came to live with them after their mother was killed in a car accident.