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THE SALINA JOURNAL NATION SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 1996 All DEATHS & FUNERALS T EDUCATION Gladys B. Anderson WHITE CITY — Gladys B. Anderson, 86, White City, died Friday, Sept. 27, 1996, at the Herington Municipal Hospital. Mrs. Anderson was born Gladys Pierce on Aug. 17,1910, at Mayetta, and was a longtime White City resident. She owned and operated Glad's Shop in White City from 1952 until 1964. She was a member of the United Methodist Church, Kanella Club, American Legion Auxiliary, Order of the Eastern Star, and a 50- year member of White City Chapter 425, all of White City. Her husband, Harold M., died in 1952. Survivors include four sons, Harold and Bob, both of White City, Russel of San Antonio, and Severt of Junction City; a daughter, Fran Albrecht of Abilene; a brother, Cecil Pierce of Fairport Harbor, Ohio; 14 grandchildren; and 15 great- grandchildren. ; The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Monday at the United Methodist "Church, White City, Pastors Kennedy Mukwindidza and Charles Strom officiating. Burial will be in the White City Cemetery. .Memorials may be made to the church. Visitation will be from 2 to 8 p:m. today at Donahue Funeral Home, 404 S. Broadway, Herington 67449, where the family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m., and one hour before the services Monday at the church. Emil H. Bose SMITH CENTER — Emil H. Bose, 87, Smith Center, died Saturday, Sept. 28,1996, at Smith County Memorial Hospital. Simmons Mortuary, Smith Center, is handling arrangements. Nathan B. Butcher Nathan B. Butcher, 80, Salina, died Saturday, Sept. 28,1996, at his home. Mr. Butcher was born Dec. 5, 1915, at Carlsbad, N.M., and was a Salina resident since 1945, moving from Texas. He was a retired '. partner of Wilson & Company, Engineers & Architects. He was a member of First Presbyterian Church, Masonic Lodge, Ambucs and Rotary, all of ; Salina. He was a member and past : president of the '..„' Airport Author!- MR ' .ty. His professional affiliations include the American Consulting Engineers Council, National Society of Professional Engineers, American Society of Civil Engi- Ineers and Kansas Engineering Society and was past president of Kansas Consulting Engineers. He was awarded the Kansas Engineering Society Outstanding Engineer Award in 1980. • He was preceded in death by his 'wife, Dorothy, in 1995; and a daugh- ,ter, Betty Rodenbeek, in 1969. ; Survivors include a grandson, ; Michael Rodenbeek of Salina; and ;four great-grandchildren. ; The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Monday at the First Presbyterian Church, 308 S. Eighth, the Rev. Thomas Reid officiating. Entombment will be in Mausoleum Williamsburg, Salina. Memorials may be made to the church or Hospice of Salina. Visitation will be from 3 to 9 p.m. ! today and 9 a.m. to noon Monday at ;Geisendorf-Rush Smith Funeral Home, 401 W. Iron, Salina 67401, and one hour before the service Monday at the church chapel. The casket will be closed at the church. T CAMPAIGN '96 Today 1 * obituaries 3ALINA Nbthari B. Butcher &mtee N. Hinksort KANSAS HERINQTON: Roy Dlepenbrock, Harold H. Rindt JtWELU Delphene "Del* Houdek LATlMEFhPautS.Kasten LOGAN: Bemtee Vernie MARION! Albert Wood OAKLEY: Charles Richard Hunt OBEftUN: Elizabeth C.Wuttti SMITH CENTER: &n!IH. Bose WHITE CITY: Gladys B. Anderson WICHrTA: William E.Trussell Roy Diepenbrock HERINGTON — Roy Diepenbrock, 71, Herington, died Saturday, Sept. 28, 1996, at the Herington Municipal Hospital. Donahue Funeral Home, 404 S. Broadway, Herington 67449,, is handling arrangements. Bernice N. Hinkson Bernice N. Hinkson, 93, died Saturday, Sept. 28, 1996, at St. Joseph's Hospital, Wichita. Geisendorf-Rush Smith Funeral Home, 401 W. Iron, Salina, is handling arrangements. Delphene "Del" Houdek JEWELL — Delphene "Del" Houdek, 77, Jewell, died Friday, Sept. 27, 1996, at Mitchell County Community Hospital. Mrs. Houdek was born Delphene Lahodny on Aug. 30, 1919, at Munden and lived in Jewell since 1985, moving from Narka and Cuba. She was a clerk for the Republic County ASCS office for 18 years and a member of the HCC Bridge Club of Cuba. Survivors include her husband, James W. of Jewell; a daughter, Wyona O'Connell of Jewell; five grandchildren; and 10 great- grandchildren. The funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at Salem United Methodist Church, Jewell, Henry Strnad officiating. Burial will be in Jewell City Cemetery, Jewell. Memorials may be made to Delphene Houdek Memorial. Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. today at Tibbetts-Fischer Funeral Home, 1104 20th St., Belleville 66935. Charles Richard Hunt OAKLEY — Charles Richard Hunt, 68, Oakley, died Monday, Sept. 23,1996, at his home. Mr. Hunt was born Feb. 15,1928, at Carmen, Okla., and lived in Oakley since July 1996, moving from New York City. He was a retired subway clerk and a Korean War Army veteran. Survivors include a brother, William E. of Port Hueneme, Calif.; and a sister, Patricia A. Allen of McMinnville, Ore. Cremation with private inurn- ment will be at a later date. There will be no memorial services. Koster Funeral Home, Box 176, 217 Freeman, Oakley 67748, is handling arrangements. Memorials may be made to the charity of the donor's choice in care of the funeral home. Paul S. Kasten LATIMER — Paul S. Kasten, 79, Latimer, died Thursday, Sept. 26, 1996, at his home. Mr. Kasten was born Jan, 26, 1917, at Latimer and was a lifelong area resident. He managed the grain elevator in Latimer and served in the Army Medical Corps as a technician 4th grade. He was a member of the Zion Lutheran Church in Latimer and served as an elder and financial secretary for many years. He was a 50-year member of the White City Post 299 of the American Legion, White City. He was a member of the DAV in Junction City and served on the Latimer School Board. Survivors include his wife, Velora L. of the home; two sons, Paul D. of Phoenix and Dennis D. of Emporia; four daughters, Judy Herpich of White City, Carol Wernsman of Ft. Collins, Colo., Nancy Kasten of Denver and Paula Kasten of Topeka; two brothers, Carl of Scott City and John of Dodge City; two sisters, Irene Koepsel of Wichita and Beulah Morgan of El Cajon, Calif.; 10 grandchildren; and three great- grandchildren. The funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Zion Lutheran Church, Latimer, the Rev. Eugene Hicks officiating. Burial will be in Zion Lutheran Cemetery with full military honors. Memorials may be made to the church. Visitation will be from 2 to 7 p.m. Monday at Donahue Funeral Home, 404 S. Broadway, Herington 67449, and one hour before the service Tuesday at the church. A prayer service will be at 7 p.m. Monday at the funeral chapel. Harold H. Rindt HERINGTON — Harold H. Rindt, 90, Herington, died Friday, Sept. 27,1996, at his home. Mr. Rindt was born Aug. 17,1906, at Lincolnville and was a lifelong Herington resident except for five years at Liberty, Mo. He was a retired First National Bank custodian and a member of Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, Herington. He was preceded in death by a son, Ronald, and an infant son. Survivors include his wife, Leona of Herington; a son, Harold Jr. of Las Vegas; three daughters, Gerry Adkins of Wellington, Cindy Junglen of St. Cloud, Minn., and Judy Christensen of Hesston; three brothers, Alvin of Marion, Milton of Herington and Donald of Wichita; a sister, Evelyn Herpich of Herington; 11 grandchildren; six step- grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, Herington, the Rev. Clinton McMullin officiating. Burial will be in Sunset Hill Cemetery, Herington. Memorials may be made to Dickinson County Hospice. Visitation will be from 7 to 8 p.m. Monday at Puryear-Brock- ineier Funeral Chapel, 112 S. Broadway, Herington 67449, where a prayer service will be at 7 p.m. Monday. William E.Trussell WICHITA — William E. Trussell, 61, Wichita, died Saturday, Sept. 28,1996, at his home. Mr. Trussell was born July 28, 1935, at Randall. He was a Pizza Hut Corporation real estate asset development manager. Survivors include his wife, Jo Ann of the home; two sons, Shawn W. of Overland Park and Shane L. of Lenexa; two daughters, Lucinda S. Spengel and Sheri E. Lindsey, both of Overland Park; two stepsons, Donald D. Breckenridge of Tulsa, Okla., and William B. Breckenridge of Ft. Collins, Colo.; two stepdaughters, Jan L. Breckenridge of Greeley, Colo., and Jill L. Linville of Holcomb; a sister, Naomi Flewelling of Courtland; eight grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. The funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Eastminster Presby- terian Church. Burial will be at 3:30 p.m at Jamestown Cemetery, Jamestown. Memorials may be made to Hospice, Inc., Wichita. Broadway Mortuary, 1147 S. .Broadway, Wichita 67211, is handling arrangements. Bernice Vernie LOGAN — Bernice Vernie, 75, Logan, died Friday, Sept. 27, 1996, at Phillips County Hospital, Phillipsburg. Mrs. Vernie was born Nov. 11, 1920, at Ransom and was a Logan resident for 20 years. She was a homemaker. Survivors include a daughter, Darlene Danner of Salina; a sister, Lottie Stieben of WaKeeney; two grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. The service will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Pleasant View Cemetery, Logan, Doug Van Wey officiating. Memorials may be made to Logan Manor, Logan. Visitation will be from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. Monday at the Logan Funeral Home, 102 E. Church, Logan 67646. Albert Wood MARION — Albert Wood, 76, died Saturday, Sept. 28, 1996, at Marion Manor, Marion. Mr. Wood was born Jan. 23, 1920, in Jefferson County and had lived in Marion for 15 years. He was a retired gauger for Skelly Oil Company and a member of the Marion Christian Church, the Masonic Lodge and the Wichita Consistory. He was preceded in death by his wife, Goldie. Survivors include a son, Al of Manhattan; a daughter, Betty Ott of Medicine Lodge; a sister, Wilma Richmond of Overton, Texas; six grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren. The funeral will be at 2 p.m., Tuesday at the Marion Christian Church, the Rev. David Branson officiating. Burial will be in Marion Cemetery. Visitation will be from 1 to 8 p.m. Monday and 9 to 11 a.m. Tuesday at Zeiner Funeral Home, 205 Elm, Marion 66861, and after 11:30 a.m. at the church. Elizabeth C.Wurm OBERLIN — Elizabeth C. Wurm, 101, Oberlin, died Friday, Sept. 27,1996, at Cedar Living Center, Oberlin. Mrs. Wurm was born Elizabeth Schiessler on Nov. 29,1894, at Rawlins County and had lived in Traer and Herndon. She was a homemaker and a member of Immanuel United Church of Christ, Herndon. She was preceded in death by her husband, Andrew M. in 1967; and a son, Lewis in 1992. Survivors include a son, Owen of Traer; two daughters, Alice Clark of Alcova, Wyo., and Mabel Zimmerman of Herndon; six brothers, Matt Schiessler of St. Francis, Carl Schiessler of Oberlin, and Martin Schiessler, Richard Schiessler, Rudy Schiessler and Art Schiessler, all of Denver; three sisters, Freda Sharp, Emma Speck and Julia Smith, all of Denver; six grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Immanuel United Church of Christ, Herndon, Pastor Judy Carlson officiating. Burial will be in Oberlin Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the church or Herndon Senior Center. Visitation will be from 1 to 8 p.m. today and 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday at Pauls Funeral Home, 121 N. Penn 67749, and 9 a.m. until service time Tuesday at the church. High school and university see success together Massachusetts program makes the grade with most of the participants By KATE ZERNIKE The Boston Globe Clinton camp says debates ironed out By The Associated Press BOSTON — The Republican and Democratic presidential campaigns ironed out the final details Saturday night for debates between President Clinton and Bob Dole, the Clinton campaign said. The campaigns reached a handshake agreement last week to debate Oct. 6 and Oct. 16, but the Dole camp raised objections about the starting time, stage layout and audience composition for the second debate. Clinton spokesman Joe Lockhart said a final agreement was signed Saturday evening by Dole campaign manager Scott Reed. Mickey Kantor, head of the Clinton negotiating team, planned to sign it late Saturday night, Lockhart said. V TECHNOLOGY Lockhart said the final agreement did not vary in substance from the handshake accord. In Florida, Dole campaign spokesman Nelson Warfield had said earlier in the day that all the details for a final agreement had been worked out but did not elaborate on what they were. The Dole campaign had asked to move the Oct. 16 starting time from 8 p.m. to 7:15 to avoid a conflict with the major league baseball playoffs. The starting time will remain 8 p.m.. Warfield indicated there was a possibility for a last-minute and informal agreement between the two camps to shift the starting time if a baseball conflict does develop — even though that was not put on paper. The Dole campaign had asked for a lectern for their candidate during the town hall-style debate. CHELSEA, Mass. — At Chelsea High School, where students once scored dismally on statewide science tests, there is now an instructor with a doctorate degree teaching chemistry — a course so popular that the school had to add two new sections this year. Teachers who were once demoralized now tour other school districts, touting their newly acquired expertise. Students from bordering communities are trying to sneak into schools in this beleaguered city. And today, even the staunchest critics of the partnership forged seven years ago between Boston University and the Chelsea school system admit that it has transformed the city's schools. "I can't believe I'm saying this, but I really think these people are here to educate our children, and I like what's being done," said Andrea Watson, a parent who consistently criticized BU for the first five years of the partnership. "We were sending our children to schools with no goals, no standards, no supplies. Now we have a group of people who've said, 'This is deplorable,' and they've turned it around." The success of the partnership now has city officials considering extending the 10-year contract into the next century. With the city just a year out of receivership, they say it would be folly to try to resume control of the schools, and risk slipping back from the successes: higher Scholastic Assessment Test and elementary reading scores, and lower dropout rates, to name a few. Not everyone is convinced. Some parents say BU still doesn't listen to their concerns. And even parents who like what the partnership has done say they now want the schools back. "There's no way we could have The Clinton campaign insisted Dole abide by the original agreement, which called for a three-sided podium upon which the candidates could set their drinks or notes. Under the original agreement, either campaign could veto the design. The Dole campaign submitted a design for the podium, and the Clinton campaign approved it, Lockhart said. The final sticking point was the Dole campaign's request to have a marketing firm select an audience in which one third of the people were liberals, one third conservatives and one third independents. The original pact called for a marketing firm to choose the audience, with few restrictions on the composition. Lockhart said the Dole camp dropped its objection to the original idea. Chinese upset over phrases popping up in Windows By The Associated Press : SEATTLE — Microsoft, which spent nine months adapting its Windows 95 program for use in China, is now scrambling to remove some "inappropriate" phrases that pop up in it describing the country's leaders as "Communist bandits." The phrases were in editing software licensed by Microsoft from Taiwanese companies for its personal computer operating system. The Los Angeles Times reported the phrases included descriptions of China's leaders as "Communist bandits," and urged Taiwan's government to "take back the mainland." Bryan Nelson, Microsoft's managing director for China, said Saturday the phrases were removed from unsold software. The company is also sending new software to registered users and posting an update of Simplified Chinese Windows 95 on the Internet so cus- tomers can remove the phrases. Microsoft began selling Windows 95 in China in March, but Nelson said he learned of the problem only a week ago. He noted the Chinese government, which worked with Microsoft to develop the software, made no formal protest and there were only "isolated" incidents of police trying to stop sales. The "culturally inappropriate" phrases, appeared in utility programs called "input method editors" used to create characters in gotten here without BU," said Letty Ortiz, a parent of a high school senior and a kindergartner. "But having oversight is a stigma. We want to move forward without a shadow behind us." But supporters say BU has provided benefits the city never could have produced on its own. Primarily, BU brought cash and connections that Chelsea, mired in the corruption that led to bankruptcy and receivership, could never have scored on its own. Chelsea officials say BU raised $12 • million from private foundations and donors for the city's schools, and have provided about $9 million in in-kind services. BU provides health care in the schools through its dental school and links with Massachusetts General Hospital. Each year, it has provided full scholarships to BU for three Chelsea high school graduates. Links to the university also brought teachers who never would have thought to come to the school system, such as Hannah Sevian, who has a doctorate and teaches the chemistry courses, including an advanced placement course. There are also, for the first time in years, advanced placement courses in U.S. history, calculus and English. And despite rumors that raced through the teachers' rooms at the start of the partnership, longtime Chelsea teachers say their careers have been rejuvenated by the extensive teacher training provided by BU's School of Education. "Everyone used to look at professional development as an excuse to get out of the classroom," said Marlene Goodman, a former teacher who is now director of bilingual education. "The opportunities they gave us, the people they brought in here, have been incredible. It was as if we'd been deprived before. I don't think we would have had the money or the connections to do this. And I don't think We'd be making these advances without it." ON THE RECORD Traditional Chinese. Although the Windows 95 version in question is written in Simplified Chinese, the language used on the mainland, it contains input method editors to create Traditional Chinese, the language used most in Hong Kong and Taiwan. In some input method editors, the program tries to anticipate and complete the phrase the user is trying to create. That's how the rogue phrases popped up. Hospital report Salina Regional Health Center SANTA FE ADMISSIONS — Geora A. Butler and Jacob Thomas IcBride, both of Salina; John W. Bishop, Minneapolis; Richard J. Gotschall, Beloit; Lori A. Herrman, Concordia; Jared E. Robison, Scandia. DISMISSALS — Bernard L. Adam, Herbert P. Alkire, Clifford J. Cross, Carmen Gross, Gregory D. Hanchett, Florence M. Jolly and Cynthia Spencer, all of Salina; James A. Darnell, New Cambria; Keith D. Saunders, Minneapolis; Vernon C. Witwer, Abilene. Births BOY: David and Lori A. Herrman, Concordia, 9 Ibs. 7 ozs., born Sept. 28. GIRL: Clarke J. and Lillian L. Sanders, Salina, 7 Ibs., born Sept. 28. Marriage licenses Michael Earl Boswell Sr., legal age, and Fong Chiao Ferguson, legal age, both of Salina; Tony Lee Wood, legal age, and Carole Anne Rice, legal age, both of Salina; Jeffrey Alan Armstrong, 33, and Vickie Lee Armstrong, 32, both of Gypsum; Shannon Eugene Hutchens, legal age, Ardmore, Okla., and Gloria Jean Burse, legal age, Salina; Dwight Eugene Tewes, 29, and Angela Kaye Tewes, 31, both of Salina; Travis Laverne Haymond, 22, and Tohnya Ann Lopez, 30, both of Salina. Divorces FILED — Rome R. Witt vs. Ema M. Witt; Jeffrey W. Hamilton vs. Deborah A. Hamilton; Angela K. Moe vs. Douglas D. Moe; Thayer Paul Ulmen vs. Carlene Avada Ulmen. GRANTED — Laureen Watson vs. Richard Dale Watson; Sharalyn K. Sams vs. Eric J. Sams; Dennis D. Roth vs. Shirley A. Roth; Elizabeth June Kenney vs. James Orvin Kenney; Geneva M. Johnson vs. Jack R. Johnson; Joann E. Macdowell vs. Robert D. Macdowell; Roberta Kay Bonin vs. Terry L. Bonin; Kasey L. Logsdon vs. Mike A. Logsdon; Kelly A. Jarvis vs. Douglas K. Jarvis; Eliza Lou Harris vs. James Earl Harris; June M. Muir vs. Todd E. Muir; Lori A. Hoffman vs. Michael B. Hoffman; Terry Gene Bisterfeldt vs. Gwen Amber Bisterfeldt; Jennifer Gayle Pendergast vs. Steven Wayne Pendergast. DISMISSED — Joseph M. Derousse and Kimberly J. Derousse; Linda M. Worth and Gary L. Worth. Annulments GRANTED — Christine Elizabeth Ghohestani and Masoud Ghohestani. District court CIVIL FILINGS — Sunflower Bank vs. Ray Laporte. Sunflower seeks judgment in excess of $2,891 for amount owed on a loan. SATURDAY'S DRJBMNGg DAILY PICK 3 2-7-6 KANSAS CASH 2-6-7-9-11-27 Estimated Jackpot $375,000 POWERBALL 2-13-14-35-36 POWERBALL 39 Estimated Jackpot $12.7 million LOTTERY SCENE Category 4866 Donald E. Lockstrom vs. Gladys Lindsheild, Paul Lindshield and others. Suit seeks to quiet title to real estate. CIVIL JUDGMENTS — Fleet Mortgage Corp. vs. Dale D. Liester. Court awards Fleet Mortgage a mortgage foreclosure in excess of $22,300. Northland Insurance Companies vs. Henry Staggs, doing business as SLS Services. The court awards the sum of $1,000 owed for an insurance policy deductible, plus interest and court costs, to Northland Insurance. Police blotter THEFT — Money belonging to Jay and Susan Crumpton was taken from 932 S. 10th between 7 a.m. Tuesday and 7 a.m. Wednesday; $2,690 loss. BURGLARY — Portable cellular phone, digital clock, coat and AM/FM stereo dual cassette and compact disc player belonging to Jessie L. Brown were taken from 129 S. Ohio between 8 a.m. Sept. 22 and 9 a.m. Friday; $1,155 loss. Street sweeping The city of Salina will be sweeping the following areas from Monday through Friday: • From North Street to north city limits and from Santa Fe Avenue to the west city limits. » From Cloud Street to Schilling Road and from Ninth Street to the east city limits. Property owners should have the curb and gutter clear of large items and parkea vehicles. Parked vehicles and other items prevent the sweeper from cleaning the gutter. The areas will be rescheduled if inclement weather or mechanical problems exist. TODAY'S SCRIPTURE "Behold, God is my salvation; I will trust, and not be afraid: for the Lord Jehovah is my strength and my song; he also is become my salvation. " —Isaluh IZ-Z

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