Obituary

Obituary - Mike Benge

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Mike Benge

February 21,1952-August 10, 2018

A memorial service for longtime Lamar resident, Mike Benge will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday, August 17, 2018, at the Lamar Christian Church with Ian Blacker officiating.

Per Mike's request cremation has taken place and there will be no public visitation.

Mike was born on February 21, 1952, in Palmyra, Missouri, to Kenneth Myers and Alice Kline, and departed this life Friday August 10, 2018, near Lamar at the age of 66.

Obituary - Linda Lee Clark

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Linda Lee Clark

December 2, 1931 - July 31, 2018

Linda L. Clark, a long-time resident of Yuma County, passed away in her home in Kirk on the afternoon of July 31, 2018 at the age of 86, with her family at her side.

Linda's father was a station agent for the Soo Line Railroad and Linda grew up in the Soo Line Depot in Henning, Minnesota. After high school, she received a lifetime teaching certificate from Bemidji State Teachers College.

(Updated) Memorial Services - Jimmie Don Patterson

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Memorial Services - Jimmie Don Patterson

March 31, 1971 - August 06, 2018

A service celebrating the life of Jimmie Don Patterson will be held Sunday August 12, 2018, at 4:00 p.m. at the Kiowa County Community Building in Eads.  Memorial contributions can be made to the Eads Golf and Country Club.  Mr. Patterson died unexpectedly at his home near Eads.

Obituary - Selma Louise McCrary

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Selma Louise McCrary 

May 13, 1939 - July 29, 2018 

Selma Louise McCrary was born to Grace and Lawrence Weisdorfer May 13, 1939, in the Prairie Queen Community. She was the second of four children. 

She married John Thomas Hoffman March 18, 1956, and had two children: LuAnne and John, Jr. (Tom) Hoffman. Louise did various part time jobs in her life - second to being a stay-at-home mom. 

Obituary - Yvonne Schallenberger

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Yvonne Schallenberger

December 15, 1932 - July 20, 2018

Yvonne Elizabeth Lyon was born December 15, 1932, in Sterling, Colorado. Parents, Leslie and Pauline Lyon, along with older brother Jack welcomed her home.

Yvonne attended Sterling public schools, graduating in 1951.  She attended Colorado A&M in Fort Collins where she earned her Bachelor's degree in Home Economics.