Cheyenne County

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.

Death Notice – Constance Louise Weber

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Constance Louise Weber

May 5, 1959 - May 27, 2020

A Funeral Mass for longtime Trinidad resident Constance Louise Weber will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, June 2, 2020, at St. Augustine Catholic Church in Kit Carson with Reverend Jason Keas as Celebrant.

A Rosary service will be held prior to the mass at 10:00 a.m. The Rite of Committal will follow the Mass at the Kit Carson Cemetery.

Kit Carson School District will honor 2020 graduates June 7  

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Graduation will be conducted in the Prairie Park and will consist of graduates, superintendent, one board member and a few family members.  Social distancing will be honored, and anyone who is feeling ill will be asked not to attend.  

Anyone who would like to honor the graduates are encouraged to park along Main Street, Church Street, or Park Street June 7 before 2:30 p.m. as the seniors will be paraded on a flatbed trailer for about 15 minutes after the ceremony.