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THE SALINA JOURNAL GREAT PLAINS TUESDAY, APRIL 10, 2001 B3 DEATHS & FUNERALS Gerald W. Agin KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Gerald W. Agin, 80, Kansas City, died Sunday, April 8, 2001, at Bethany Medical Center. Mr. Agin was born Dec. 28, 1920, at Salina and was a Kansas City resident since 1941. He was a switchman and brakeman for Union Pacific Railroad for 40 years, retiring . _ , in 1981. He was MR. AQIN a member of White Church Christian Church, Local Union 1409, NARVE Unit 90 and Union Pacific Old Timers Club 4. Survivors include his wife, Dorothy M. of the home; two daughters, Janice L. Burgess of Toronto, Ontario, and Colleen K. Divon of Worthington, Ohio; a son, Ronald W. of Melbourne Beach, Fla.; a sister, Louvae L. Graves of Salina; eight grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Porter Funeral Home, 1835 Minnesota, Kansas City, KS 66102. Burial will be in Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens. Memorials may be made to White Church Christian Church, 2200 N. 85th, Kansas City, KS 66109, or American Heart Association, 6800 W. 93rd, Overland Park 66212. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home. Doris K. Barber HERINGTON — Doris K. Barber, 35, Herington, died Friday, April 6, 2001, as the result of an automobile crash south of Salina. Mrs. Barber was born Doris K. Burkhead on June 15, 1965, at Wilson and was a resident of Herington since 1978. She was a homemaker and also helped her husband at Rod's Body Shop, doing secretarial work, bookkeeping, estimates and helping with restoration work. She was active with the local craft and social club. Survivors include her husband, Rodney W. of the home; two sons, Robert and Ryan, both of the home; a sister, Caroline Stark of Rogers, Ark.; and two brothers, Tim Burkhead of Lorraine and Gerald Burkhead of Wilson. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Donahue Funeral Home Chapel, Herington, the Rev. Edward J. Thompson officiating. Burial will be in Delavan Cemetery In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to First National Bank, Herington, for her sons' education fund or sent to the funeral home, 404 S. Broadway Herington 67449. Visitation will be from 2 to 7 p.m. today at the funeral home. • Because of incorrect information provided the Journal, a surviving brother's residence was incorrect and a surviving brother's name was incorrect in Monday's edition. Today's obituaries SALINA ,yVilliamOi"Bill"ChattJr.- jMary Margaret Hardesty; Alvin Lee Utiey KANSAS ABILENE: Alice A. Luthi BELOIT: Noel B. Grotz DURHAM: Azure Vantauber •. GREAT BEND: Jack Dean Brown HAYS: Olive A. "Goggle" Honderick, Keith E, Sexson HERINGTON: Doris K. Barber HILL CITY:, Dwayne L. Sprenkel KANSAS CITY: Gerald W. Agin LINCOLNKWIHIS Lex Nelson LURAY: James C. "Jim" Rose McPHEBSON: Betty J. Cannell OSBORNE: Dick Glenn OUT OF STATE Jessalee Agnes Girard, Lufkin, Texas Russel L. Hunsloker, Manhattan Beach, Calif. Loren "Jesse" Newman, Deshler, Neb. Chester Dale Owens, Hastings, Neb. Jacl< Dean Brown GREAT BEND — Jack Dean Brown, 60, Great Bend, died Feb. 12, 2001, at his home. Mr. Brown was born May 8, 1940, at Harlan and was a Great Bend resident since 1976, moving from Salina. He worked in the detail shop at Marmie's of Great-Bend and was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church, Great Bend. His wife, Karen Eileen, died in 1995. Survivors include three sons, Terry of Smith Center, Rick of Beloit and Jeff of Great Bend; four daughters, Vickie Larson Long of Smith Center, Billie Clinesmith of Hugoton, Lisa Brown of Halstead and Eva Brown of Great Bend; three sisters, Charlene Machen of Con­ cordia, Carol Farmer of Indianapolis and Sharon Brown of Denver; and nine grandchildren. Inurnment will be at 2:30 p.m. Saturday in Bethany Cemetery Harlan. Minnis Chapel, 125 N. Main, Stafford 67578, is handling arrangements. Betty J. Canneil McPHERSON — Betty J. Cannell, 74, McPherson, died Monday April 9, 2001, at Memorial Hospital, McPherson. Stockham Family Funeral Home, McPherson, is handling arrangements. William O. "Bill" Chatt Jr. William 0. "Bill" Chatt Jr., 65, Salina, died Sunday April 8, 2001, at Salina Regional Health Center. Mr. Chatt was born Feb. 3, 1936, at Kennedyville, Md., and was a Salina resident for 11 years, moving from Wilmington, Del. He was a member of Doctrine Baptist Church, Salina. Survivors in- MR. CHATT elude his wife, Viola of the home; three sons, Keith, William O. Ill and Vannia, all of Wilmington; a stepson, Michael Bayard II of Salina; two daughters. Sheila Albert and Ellen Chatt, both of Wilmington; a stepdaughter, Tia Bayard of Salina; two sisters, Joan Chatt and Cassie Chatt, both of Wilmington; 10 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Geisendorf-Rush Smith Funeral Home, 401 W. Iron, Salina 67401, the Rev. WE. Whitaker officiating. Burial will be in Gypsum Hill Cemetery Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday and 9 a.m. to service time Thursday at the funeral home. Jessalee Agnes Girard LUFKIN, Texas — Jessalee Agnes Girard, 93, Lufkin, formerly of Concordia, Kan., died Friday April 6, 2001, at Lufkin. The funeral will be at 9 a.m. Wednesday at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church, Concordia. An Altar Society rosary will be said at 5 p.m. today at Chaput-Buoy Funeral Chapel, 325 W. Sixth, Concordia. 2001, at Osborne County Memorial Hospital, Osborne. Clark-Gashaw Mortuary, Osborne, is handling arrange- meiits. Noel B. Grotz BELOIT — Noel B. Grotz, 84, Beloit, died Monday, April 9, 2001, at Mitchell County Hospital, Beloit. Harrison Funeral Home, Beloit, is handling arrangements. Mary Margaret Hardesty Mary Margaret Hardesty, 84, Salina, died Sunday, April 8, 2001, at Kenwood View Nursing Home, Salina. Mrs. Hardesty was born Mary Margaret Nicholic on Feb. 7, 1917, at Lead, S.D., and was a Salina resident for 40 years, moving from Tacoma, Wash. She was a homemaker and a Catholic. She was preceded in death by her husband, Carl E Sr., in 1976; a grandson; and a granddaughter Survivors include three sons, Carl E Jr of Salina, Eugene of Solomon and Michael of Lakewood, Colo.; a daughter, Sharon Andrews of Versailles, Mo.; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. The service will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday in Gypsum Hill Cemetery Salina, the Rev. Dennis MuUins officiating. There will be no visitation. Geisendorf-Rush Smith Funeral Home, 401 W. Iron, Salina 67401, is handling arrangements. Dick Glenn OSBORNE — Dick Glenn, 74, Osborne, died Sunday April 8, Bugs / Extension Service has book FROM PAGE B1 control staff meeting and said he'd like to redo 'Insects in Kansas,' " White said. "He hoped we could get it done in a year It took 10." White and Salsbury rewrote most of the original text. Their color photographs replaced the line drawings. "Basically we took our cameras with us whenever we went out on inspections," White said. "And when we could find the time, we'd take pictures of whatever insects we could find." As state entomologists. White and Salsbury inspect nursery stock, county weed departments and grain shipments headed overseas. White lives near Baldwin and works the eastern half of the state. Salsbury lives in Greensburg and works the western half. "1 remember being down on my hands and knees in a bunch of sand burrs, trying to sneak up on a tiger beetle," White said. The photograph of horse bot fly eggs on page 413 took two people, Salsbury said. "I had to have the farmer hold the horse because he didn't like my flash going off," he said. Horse bot flies fasten their yellow eggs to the front legs of horses. Since the book's initial printing in December, the state extension service has sold about 1,600 copies of "Insects of Kansas." A second printing is in the works. "Insects of Kansas" is available through the Extension Service. Pastor Terry Allison officiating. Burial will be in Morland Cemetery Memorials may be made to Hospice Foundation, 2601 Airport Dr., Suite llOB, Torrance, CA 90505. Visitation will be from 2 to 8 p.m. Thursday and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Alice A. Luthi ABILENE — Alice A. Luthi, 98, Abilene, died Sunday April 8, 2001, at Beverly Healthcare Center, Abilene. Mrs. Luthi was born Alice A. Iseli on Aug. 24, 1902, near Industry and was a longtime resident of Dickinson and Clay counties. She was preceded in death by her husband, Alfred, in 1973; and a great-granddaughter. Survivors include two daughters, Esther Tyrell of Abilene and Martha Palmateer of Wakefield; two grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and two great-great-granddaughters. The funeral will be at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at Martin- Becker-Carlson Funeral Home, 414 N.W. Third, Abilene 67410, the Rev Bob Frasier officiating. Burial will be in Greenridge Cemetery near Industry Memorials may be made to Wakefield Historical Museum. Visitation will be until the time of service at the funeral home, where the family will receive friends from 7 to 8:30 p.m. today Olive A. "Goggle" Honderick HAYS — Olive A. "Goggle" Honderick, 96, Hays, died Wednesday April 4, 2001, at Hays. Mrs. Honderick was born Olive Button on July 18,1904, at Rush Center and was a Hays resident since 1998, moving from LaCrosse. She was a member of the United Methodist Church, LaCrosse. Her husband, Ernest E., died in 1983. Survivors include two daughters, Patricia Lee Schutte of Great Bend and Marilyn Jo Grove of Chatham, N.J.; four grandchildren; eight great­ grandchildren; and three great- great-grandchildren. A memorial service will be at 2:30 p.m. Monday at Hays Memorial Chapel Funeral Home, 20th and Pine, Hays 67601, the Rev Glenn Tombaugh officiating. Private burial will be in LaCrosse City Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the United Methodist Church of LaCrosse. Russel L Hunsicker MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif. — Russel L. Hunsicker, 78, Manhattan Beach, died April 2, 2001, at his home. Mr Hunsicker was born Oct. 23,1922, at rural Morland, Kan., and was a California resident since 1951. He was an aircraft maintenance engineer and a World War II Army veteran. He was a member of American Legion Post 184, Redondo Beach, and was block captain for the neighborhood watch in Manhattan Beach for 20 years. He worked for North American Aviation for 32 years, retiring in 1984. Survivors include his wife, Mabel of the home; a son, Robert of Arvada, Colo.; a daughter, Dianne McCluskey of Phoenix; a brother, Francis of Morland; two grandchildren; seven stepgrandchildren; a great-grandchild; and a step- great-granddaughter The funeral will be at 3 p.m. Friday at Spencer-Stinemetz Chapel of Hill City 522 N. Pomeroy Hill City KS 67642, • CRIME Willis Lex Nelson LINCOLN — Willis Lex Nelson, 74, Lincoln, died Sunday, Aprfl 8, 2001, at Ellsworth County Medical Center, Ellsworth. Mr Nelson was born July 2, 1926, in Lincoln County and was a lifelong area resident. He was a farmer-stockman and a life member of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7928 and American Legion. He was the past chairman of Lincoln County Soil Conservation and board chairman of Westfall Farmers Grain and Supply He was the treasurer of Westfall Presbyterian Church. Survivors include his wife, Yvonne of the home; two sons, Steve of Lincoln and Jerry of Topeka; two brothers. Jay of Vesper and Wayne of Topeka; a sister, Bonnie Staab of Hays; and three grandchildren. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Harrison-Hall Funeral Home, 111 E. Elm, Lincoln 67455, the Rev Gary Wolf officiating. Burial will be in Lincoln City Cemetery Memorials may be made to Parkinson's Disease or Lincoln County Hospital. Visitation will be from 2 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home. Loren "Jesse" Newman DESHLER, Neb. — Loren "Jesse" Newman, 82, Deshler, died Sunday April 8, 2001, at Hebron. Mr Newman was born March 25, 1919, at Alexandria. He was a retired electrician and had worked for Modern Appliance, Deshler He was an Army veteran and a member of Peace Lutheran Church, Deshler, Halfman American Legion Post 352, Veterans of Foreign Wars and American Bowling Congress. Survivors include his wife. Donna of Deshler; three daughters, Debra Bartling of Sergeant Bluff, Iowa, Penny Klug of Fountain Hills, Ariz., and Jodi Schliefert of Milford; two brothers, Hugh of Deshler and Raymond of Gordon, Texas; four grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Peace Lutheran Church, Deshler, the Rev Phillip Nielsen officiating. Burial will be in Deshler City Cemetery Memorials may be made to Deshler Fire & Ambulance Fund and the church. There will be no visitation. The body was cremated. Ahrendts Funeral Home, 315 First, Deshler 68340, is handling arrangements. Chester Dale Owens HASTINGS, Neb. — Chester Dale Owens, 85, Hastings, died Friday April 6, 2001, at Mercy Medical Center, Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Mr Owens was born Oct. 10, 1915, at Abilene, Kan., and was a Hastings resident since 1927. He was an Army veteran. He taught school in Hall County worked at the Navy Ammunition Plant at Kenesaw and Veterans Hospital, Grand Island. He was a member of First Presbyterian Church and a 50-year member of American Legion of Kenesaw and Veterans of Foreign Wars. Survivors include his wife, Helen of Hastings; a daughter, Janet Patterson of Marion, Iowa; a son, Roger Dale of Arvada, Colo.; a brother, Lester of Abilene; two grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. today at Butler-Volland Chapel, 1225 N. Elm, Hastings, NE 68901, the Rev Carl Utley officiating. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Trumbull, with military rites. Memorials may be made to First Presbyterian Church, Crossroads or the family's choice. Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to service time today at the funeral home. James C. "Jim" Rose LURAY — James C. "Jim" Rose, 62, Luray died Sunday April 8, 2001, at Hays Medical Center Mr Rose was born Aug. 10, 1938, at Concordia and was a Luray resident for 35 years. He was a printer and a member of Luray United Methodist Church and Downs American Legion. He was preceded in death by four grandchildren. Survivors include his wife, Hattie "Jo" of the home; a son, Robert of Luray; four daughters, Debra Trombley of Goddard, LaDana Seirer and Teri Casper, both of Luray, and Tamara Hower of Lucas; and five grandchildren. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Luray United Methodist Church, the Rev Gay Robertson officiating. Burial will be in Luray Cemetery Memorials may be made to the church. Visitation will be from noon to 8 p.m. today at Rodrick & Minear Funeral Home, 102 E. First, Luray 67649, and 9 a.m. to service time Wednesday at the church. Police arrest 9 on drug charges By The Salina Journal An arrest warrant for one man led to nine arrests on drug-related charges, the recovery of more than 60 grams of methamphetamine and $2,568 in cash on Friday Salina Police Lt. Mike Sweeney described the events like this: Officer Patrick Goss stopped Shane Cell, 28, Bazine, in his car in the 1800 block of Haskett Avenue at 4:55 p.m. Friday after recognizing Cell. Cell was wanted on an outstanding warrant. Goss discovered a passenger, Corbin Vass, 21,140 S. 12th, also was wanted on an outstanding warrant. Cell, Vass and another passenger, Joseph Morris, 28, 215 N. 11th, were arrested on drug and drug paraphernalia charges after methampheta­ mine and two syringes allegedly were found on the men. Smith of Weskan; eight grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, Hays, the Revs. Don Zimmerman, David Metz, August Moeder and Carl Kramer, and Monsignor Clem Kruse officiating. Burial will be in St. Joseph Cemetery Hays, with military honors by the VFW and American Legion. A Perpetual Adorers rosary will be said at 3 p.m. today and a Daughters of Isabella rosary will be at 6:30 p.m. today followed by a parish vigil at 7 p.m. and a Knights of Columbus rosary at 7:30 p.m., all at Hays Memorial Chapel Funeral Home, 20th and Pine, Hays 67601. Memorials may be made to Holy Family Elementary School, 1800 Milner'Hays 67601. Visitation will be from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. today and 8:30 to 9:45 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Dwayne L. Sprenkel HILL CITY — Dwayne L. Sprenkel, Hill City died Monday April 9, 2001, at St. Francis Hospital, Wichita. Spencer-Stinemetz Chapel of Hill City is handling arrangements. Keith E. Sexson HAYS — Keith E. Sexson, 84, Hays, died Sunday, April 8, 2001, at his home. Mr Sexson was born Nov. 9, 1916, at Weskan. He ^^vas an Army veteran of World War II, a farmer and a rural mail carrier for 42 years in the Weskan area. He was a member of Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, Veterans of Foreign Wars, American Legion, Knights of Columbus Council 6984, Rural Mail Carriers Association and Perpetual Adorers, all of Hays. Survivors include his wife, Eleanor of the home; three sons, Keith Jr "Skip" of Pratt, Charles of Topeka and Mark of Garden City; two daughters, Sherrill Ruda of Hays and Car- oleana Greiser-Sexson of Piano, Texas; a sister, Eileen Alvin Lee Utley Alvin Lee Utley 88, Salina, died Monday April 9, 2001, at Salina Regional Health Center Mr Utley was born Sept. 17, 1912, at Collins, Mo., and was a lifetime Salina area resident. He was a truck driver and had worked for the city of Salina Street Department for 28 MR im PV y^^^^' retiring MR. UTLEY in 1974. He was a member of Salina Eagles Aerie and Sons of the American Legion Leslie Kreps Post 62. He was preceded in death by his wife, Betty Mae, in 1988; a son, Gary in 1966; and a daughter, Sondra, in 1984. Survivors include a daughter, Dixie Lee Tower of Salina; three sons, Robert of Omaha, Neb., Larry of Salina and Jerry of Grove, Okla.; a sister, Pat Blue of Salina; 21 grandchildren; 44 great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Ryan Mortuary 137 N. Eighth, Salina 67401, the Rev. Paul Robbins officiating. Burial will be in Gypsum Hill Cemetery, Salina. Memorials may be made to Salina Eagles Aerie or Sons of the American Legion Post 62, Salina. Visitation will be from noon to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the mortuary where the family will receive friends from 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesday Azure Vantauber DURHAM — Azure Van­ tauber, 76, Durham, died Sunday April 8, 2001, at Durham. Mrs. Vantauber was born May 18, 1924. She was a piano teacher and a member of First Baptist Church, Durham. She was preceded in death by her husband, Anders. Survivors include a son, Van of rural Durham. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at First Baptist Church, Durham, Pastor Curtis Wiens officiating. Burial will be in First Baptist Cemetery rural Durham. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the church. Visitation will be from 3 to 8 p.m. today at Hillsboro Memorial Chapel, 401 S. Washington, Hillsboro 67063. ON THE RECORD Vass also was arrested for failure to appear in court and for felony obstruction, and Cell also faces a parole violation charge. Those arrests led to search warrants at 305 E. Mulberry and 2091 Hageman. At 305 E. Mulberry the home of Jeff Mullins, 29, and Cynthia Hummel, 48, police allegedly found more than 60 grams of methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia and $2,568 in cash. Mullins, Hummel and another person at the house, Valarie Hicks, 1309 N. Ninth, were arrested on drug charges. The second search allegedly led to the recovery of a small amount of marijuana, metham­ phetamine and drug paraphernalia at the residence of Jason Wicks, 23,523 S. FifOi. Wicks and two others at the house, Christine Carlson, 19, and Angela Given, 20, both of 2091 Hageman, face various drug charges. Police bloner THEFTS — A CD player was taken from the vehicle of Jewell Nixon III, Junction City, and a window was broken while the vehicle was parked on the side of Interstate Highway 70 west of Solomon between 6:30 and 9:40 p.m. Sunday; $588 loss. A handgun was taken from Rusty's Outdoor Sports, 2259 S. Ninth, between 7:30 p.m. Thursday and 11 a.m. Friday; $1,000 loss. A toolbox belonging to Linn Bickel, Salina,. was taken from 3019 Scanlan between 12:30 a.m. Wednesday and 10:30 a.m. Saturday; $1,225 loss. Animal slieltep These animals were picked up April 8 at the locations listed and taken to the Salina Animal Shelter, 329 N. Second. Phone 826-6535. DOGS — Golden neutered male Golden Retriever with white flea collar and tan collar, 2500 block of East Cloud; black male Labrador mix, 2800 block of State; black male Pit, 2800 block of State; black male Labrador, 1400 block of Meyer; black male Labrador with black collar, 400 block of South Santa Fe.; white and tan male Labrador mix with blue collar, 730 Oakdale Park. CATS — Calico female shorthair with kittens, 700 block of North Santa Fe; gray male shorthair kitten, 700 block of North Santa Fe. #li®Numbers MOWDAY'S DRAWlWeS DAILY PICK 3 9-1-8 KANSAS CASH 1-8-15-17-26-31 Estimated Jackpot $170,000 TODAY'S SCRIPTURE In the same way, after the supper he took the cup, saying, "This cup is the new covenant in my blood, which is poured out for you." -Luke 22:20 (NIV)

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