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SUNDAY, JUNE 11,2006 THE HAYS DAILY NEWS A5 Mildred L, 'Millie' Bollig William F, 'Bill' Befort Mildred L. "Millie" Bollig, 83, Hays, died Thursday, June 8, 2006, at her home. She was born Sept. 26, 1922, in Hays to Adolph and Mary (Urban) Dreillng. She was a graduate of Girls Catholic High School, Hays. She married Robert J. "Cap" Bollig on April 7,1947, in Hays. He preceded her in death on June 17,1999. She was a legal secretary for Judge Flood, a homemaker and a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, Hays. Survivors include three sons, Thomas L. Bollig, Hays; Michael L. Bollig, Kansas City, Mo., and Richard Bollig and wife, Jackie, Hays; a daughter-in-law, Connie Bollig, Hays; two sisters, Viola Ross and Dorothy Dreiling, both of Hays; 10 grandchildren, Alison Alfonsi and husband, Corey, Topeka, Ryan Bollig, Kansas City, Mo., Aaron Bollig, Hays, Amy Marsh and husband, Troy, Denver, Melissa Morgan and husband, Russ, Kansas City, Kan., Amber Kentz and husband, Lichen, Saratoga Springs, N.Y., Justin Bollig and Nicole Reid and husband, Derek, all of Kansas City, Kan., Katie Zogle- man and husband, Chad, Overland Park, and Benjamin Bollig, Fort Collins, Colo.; and four great-grandchildren, Ella Marsh, Denver, Dylan Bollig, Dallas, Carson Alfonsi, Topeka, and Eleanor Kentz, Saratoga Springs. She was preceded in death by a son, Robert J. "Bob" Bollig Jr.; a brother, Frank Dreiling; and a sister, Mary Ann Thummel. Services will be at 10 a.m. Monday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Hays; burial in St. Joseph's Cemetery, Hays. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today, with a parish vigil service at 7 p.m., and from 8:30 to 9:45 a.m. Monday, all at Brock's North Hill Chapel, 2509 Vine, Hays. Memorials are suggested to Capuchin Province of Mid-America or Hospice Foundation of Hays. William F. "Bill" Befort, 92, Hays, died Thursday, June 8, 2006, at Hays Medical Center. He was born April 29,1914, in Munjor to Mike and Mary (Stecklein) Befort. He married Leona Pfannenstiel on May 9,1938, in Munjor. She preceded him in death on Feb. 23,1974. He married Lucille Doerfler Bieker on May 29,1975, in Hays. He was a farmer, a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, St. Joseph Council of the Third Degree Knights of Columbus, and Bishop Cunningham Assembly Fourth Degree Knights of Columbus, all of Hays. Survivors include his wife, of the home; two sons, Donald Befort and wife, Sharon, Hays; and Bill Befort Jr. and wife, Jayne, Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.; three daughters, Sister Jean Befort, Concordia, Theresa Gottschalk and husband, Donald, Hays, and Margaret Ann Hines and husband, Tony, Arvada, Colo.; two brothers, George Befort, Mesa, Ariz., and Jim Befort, Bloomfield, Colo.; five sisters, Mary Leiker, Rose Ann Giebler, and Dorothy Gottschalk, all of Hays, and Helen Weaver and Olivia Legleiter, both of Salina; 14 grandchildren; and 17 great- grandchildren. He was preceded in death by six brothers, Ralph Befort, Albinus Befort, Adam Befort, Robert Befort and Mike Befort; and by three sisters, Ida Gross, Esther Riedel and Sister Firmina Befort. Services will be at 1 p.m. Monday at Our Lady, Help of Christians Church, Antonino; burial in Our Lady, Help of Christians Cemetery, Antonino. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday and from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Monday, all at Brock's North Hill Chapel, 2509 Vine, Hays. There will be a Sisters of St. Agnes and Associates memorial prayer service at 4:30 p.m., a Daughters of Isabella rosary at 6:30 p.m., a parish vigil service at 7 p.m., followed by a Knights of Obituaries AlllflftNlkl StIiVICtS Dorothy Marie Sander, 77, Oakley, died Thursday, June 8, 2006, at Logan County Hospital, Oakley. Memorial services will be at 3 p.m. today at Kennedy- Koster Funeral Home, Oakley; private inurnment will follow at a later date. JuanttaA. Brack, 91, Otis, died Thursday, June 8, 2006, at Rush County Memorial Hospital, La Crosse. Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at Trinity Lutheran Church, Otis; burial in Otis Lutheran Cemetery. Visitation will be from 1 to 8 p.m. today at Janousek Funeral Home, La Crosse, with family present from 6 to 7 p.m., and from 9:30 to 10:15 a.m. Monday at the church. Marguerite L. "Bunny" Hlldenbrand, 88, Hays, died Thursday, June 8,2006, at Hays Good Samaritan Center. Columbus rosary, and the Fourth Degree Knights of Columbus will stand Honor Guard from 6 to 7 p.m., all Sunday at the funeral home. Memorials are suggested to St. John Rest Home, Hays. • , TresaM, Bohall Tresa M. Bohall, 79, Monument, died Friday, June 9,2006, at her home. She was born Sept. 2,1926, in Grainfield to William Harvey Burris and Pearl (Dwinell) Burris. She married Les Bohall on March 16,1958, in Logan County. She was a homemaker. Survivors include three sons, Harold Burris, Oakley, Duane Shackleford, Monument, and Lincoln Bohall, Colorado Springs, Colo.; two daughters, Sharon DeSpain, Oakley, Elaine Prom, Monument, and Shirley Arnberger, Colby; three brothers, Leslie Burris, Rolla, Mo., Vick Burris, Oakley, and Hank Burris, Hoxie; eight grandchildren; and three Memorial services will be at 11 a.m. Monday at First Presbyterian Church, Hays; private irtumment will follow at a later date in Old Mission Cemetery, Wichita. Clint "C.d." Seltz, 27, Derby, died Thursday, June 8, 2006. Services will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Derby Recreation Center, 801 East Market, Derby. Visitation will be from noon to 2 p.m. Monday at the recreation center. OBITWUIY POLICY The Hays Dally News will publish a basic, standard obituary free of charge for people with direct ties to the newspaper's circulation area. If survivors desire to add Information to an obituary, they may do so for an additional charge. Completely custom obituaries are handled as paid advertising. For more Information, call (785) 628-1081. great-grandchildren. Services will be 10 a.m. Tuesday at Kennedy-Roster Funeral Home, Oakley; burial in Monument Township Cemetery, Monument. Visitation is from 2 to 9 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. Memorials are suggested to Logan County Health Care Foundation. Robert Duane 'Bob' Wallgren Robert Duane "Bob" Wallgren, 70, Hays, died Saturday, June 10, 2006, at Via Christi Regional Medical Center-St. Francis Campus, Wichita. He was born March 4,1936, in Phillips County to Wesley "Cap" and Luella (Shaw) Wallgren. He graduated from Fort Hays State University. He married Karen Russ on Aug. 4,1959, in Logan. He retired from the Denver Water Department as customer service administrator. He was a member of Celebration Community Church. Survivors include his wife, of the home; and a brother, Richard Wallgren, Logan. He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Larry Wallgren; and a sister, Betty Sell. Services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Celebration Community Church. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at Hays Memorial Chapel Funeral Home, and from 10:30 until time of service Tuesday at the church. Memorials are suggested to a memorial that has been established in his name and memory with the church or donor's choice. Ralph A, Northup Ralph A. Northup, 81, Stockton, died Saturday, June 10, 2006, at Solomon Valley Manor, Stockton. He was born July 19, 1924, in Phillips County to Ira J. and Vesta E. (Folsom) Northup. He married Gladys Davis on Oct. 4,1942, in Stockton. He served in the U.S. Army and was employed by the Rooks County Highway Department for 37 years. Survivors include his wife, of the home; three daughters, Judy Turnbull and husband, Ron, Woodston, Patty Johnston and husband, Donnie, and Vicki Waller and husband, Brad, all of Stockton; eight grandchildren, Brad Turnbull, Shari Reichard and husband, Doug, and David Turnbull and wife, Brandi, all of Woodston, Mike Johnston and wife, Theresa, Topeka, Tim Johnston and wife, Kacey, "and Brooke and Drew Waller, all of Stockton, and Angie Frey and husband, Travis, Cedar Creek, Texas; 10 great-grandchildren, Jarron Turnbull, Gage, Hannah, and Hayden Reichard, Hope and Christian Turnbull, Shayne Johnston, Chandler and Natalie Johnston, and Jadyn Frey. Services will be at 10:30 a.m Tuesday at Smith-Moore-Overlease Funeral Home, 723 N. First, Stockton, KS 67669; burial in . Stockton Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday, and from 9 to 10 a.m. Tuesday, all at the funeral home. Memorials are suggested to Solomon Valley Manor or Hays Medical Center Home, Health and Hospice in care of funeral home. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.mooreover Carol Ailene Strickland Carol Ailene Strickland, 67, Norton, died Thursday, June 8, 2006, at Russell Regional Medical Center. She was born Aug. 11,1938, in Gridley to John Arthur and Wanda Geneva (Birk) Miller. She married Larry "Pete" Strickland on June 13,1961. He preceded her in death. She retired from Norton State Hospital after 32 years of service. Survivors include two sons, Jay Strickland, Russell, and Mike Courtain, Norton; two daughters, Sheri Melot, Palisade, Colo.; and Patty Kauten, Norton; a brother, Arthur Miller, Phillipsburg; two sisters, JoAnn Keiswetter, Densmore; and Ruth Went/, Wichita; and nine grandchildren. Services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Enfield Funeral Home, 215 W. Main, Norton; burial in Norton Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to Dreiling-Schmidt Cancer Center at Hays Medical Center or the nursing training department, Russell Regional Hospital. Check out Real Estate Listings on our Website an online service of HA' KiBMLYNEWS Si* Today in History By The Associated Press ^—^-^ Today's Highlights in History: On June 11, 1776, the Continental Congress formed a committee to draft a Declaration of Independence calling for freedom from Britain. On this date: Ten years ago: Closing a congressional career that had lasted 3 1/2 decades. Bob Dole said goodbye to the Senate to begin in earnest his campaign for the presidency. Five years ago: Timothy McVeigh was. executed by injection at the federal prison in Terre Haute, Ind., for the 1995 Oklahoma City bombing that killed 168 people. In 1770, Capt. James Cook, commander of the British One year ago: The world's richest countries agreed in ship Endeavour, discovered the Great Barrier Reef off Australia by running onto it. In 1942, the United States and the Soviet Union signed a lend-lease agreement to aid the Soviet war effort in World War II. In 1963, Buddhist monk Quang Due immolated himself on a Saigon street to protest the government of South Vietnamese President Ngo Dinh Diem. In 1970, the United States presence in Libya came to an end as the last detachment left Wheelus Air Base. In 1977, Seattle Slew won the Belmont Stakes, capturing the Triple Crown. In 1985, Karen Ann Quinlan, the comatose patient whose case prompted a historic right-to-die court decision, died in Morris Plains, N.J., at age 31. In 2004, the nation bade a lingering goodbye to former President Ronald Reagan at a stately funeral service in Washington, followed hours later by a hilltop burial ceremony in his beloved California. Today is Sunday, June 11, the 162nd day of 2006. There are 203 days left in the year. London to write off more than $40 billion of debt owed by the poorest nations. Today's Birthdays: Actor Gene Wilder is 73. Actor Chad Everett is 69. Former auto racer Jackie Stewart is 67. Actress Adrienne Barbeau is 61. Rock musician Frank Beard (ZZ Top) is 57. Actor Peter Bergman is 53. Football Hall of Famer Joe Montana is 50. Actor Hugh Laurie ("House") is 47. Rock musician Tai Anderson (Third Day) is 30. Actor Joshua Jackson is 28. Actor Shia La Beouf ("Even Stevens") is 20. Thought for Today: "Neither in the life of the individual nor in that of mankind is it desirable to know the future." - Jakob Burckhardt, Swiss historian (1818-1897). Newspapers in Education Sponsored By: Newspaper Activity Use the index to find the movies listing. Choose a movie, .tell where it's playing and what times you could see it. 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