The Salina Journal from Salina, Kansas on November 2, 1996 · Page 9
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THE SALINA JOURNAL NEWS DEATHS & FUNERALS SATURDAY. NOVEMBER 2, 1996 A9 V CAMPAIGN '96: BOB DOLE Robert H. Carie SUPERIOR, Neb. — Robert H. Carie, 68, Superior, died Thursday, Oct. 31, 1996, at Brodstone Memorial Nuckolls County Hospital, Superior. Mr. Carie was born March 15, 1928, at Flagler, Colo. He owned and operated a trash-hauling service in Superior for many years. Survivors include his wife, Louise of Superior; and a sister, Marge Meyer of Grove, Okla. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Megrue-Price Funeral Home Chapel, Superior, Pastor Jon Albrecht officiating. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery, Superior. Visitation will be from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home, 750 N. Commercial, Box 282, Superior 68978. Helen V. Carr FLORENCE — Helen V. Carr, 77, Florence, died Thursday, Oct. 31, 1996, at St. Luke Hospital, Marion. Mrs. Carr was born Helen V. Blehm on Nov. 18, 1918, at Florence and returned to Florence in 1977. She was a school cook, a member of Florence United Methodist Church and Order of Eastern Star. Her husband, Elston, preceded her in death. Survivors include three sons, John of Strafford, Mo., Arthur of Garden City and Richard of China Springs, Texas; two daughters, Rosemary Donigan of Valley Center and Brenda Thrasher of Marion; a sister, Lydia Kerbs of Topeka; 20 grandchildren; and 15 great- grandchildren. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Florence United Methodist Church, the Rev. Steve Hysom officiating. Burial will be in Hillcrest Cemetery, Florence. Memorials may be made to the church or Central Homecare and Hospice. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Zeiner Funeral Home, 104 W. Fifth, Florence. Opal Caylor CONCORDIA — Opal Caylor, 86, Concordia, died Thursday, Oct. 31, 1996, at Jewell County Hospital, Mankato. Mrs. Caylor was born Opal Hillman on Sept. 3, 1910, at Cawker City and was a longtime Concordia resident. She was a homemaker. Survivors include her husband, John of Concordia; a son, Jerald of .Mankato; a sister, AnnaLee McGinnis of Concordia; five grandchildren; and four great- grandchildren. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Melby Mortuary, Mankato, the Rev. George Sills officiating. Burial will be at 10 a.m. Monday in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Concordia. Memorials may be made to Jewell County Hospital Long Term Care. Visitation will be today and until the service Sunday at Melby Mortuary, 402 N. High St., Mankato 66956. Cassie L. Gordanier RANDALL — Cassie L. Gordanier, 90, Randall, died Wednesday, Oct. 30, 1996, at Mitchell County Hospital Long Term Care Unit, Beloit. Mrs. Gordanier was born Cassie L. Black on April 25, 1906, near Scottsville and was a Randall resident since 1982, moving from rural Randall. She taught school for two terms at Plum Creek in Mitchell County. She attended Pleasant Prairie Community Church, Randall United Methodist Church, was a member of Pleasant Prairie Ladies Aide, Priscilla Club, Randall Senior Citizens and served as an officer for United Methodist Women. She was preceded in death by her husband, Arville. Survivors include two sons, Neil of Randall and Wayne of Fremont, Calif.; a daughter, Betty Kibbe of Redwood City, Calif.; two sisters, Mabel Lathem of Wichita and Flora Mae Strawn of Beloit; seven grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Randall Community Church. Burial will be in Randall Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Randall Community Church. Today's obituaries SALINA LaVinaW. Leshley KANSAS _ ABILENE: Elzie B. Holt BAVARIA: Arthur Q. "Art" Pfannenstfel CLAY CENTER: Harvey William Strom CONCORDIA: Opal Caylor, Marldell I, Steimel DELPHOS: E. Max Rolph DODGE CtTY: Don Scott Reese FLORENCE: Helen V. Carr GOODLAND: Edwin "Eddie" M. Peter NEW CAMBRIA: Kenneth L. Stauffer RANDALL: Cassie L. Gordanier OUT OF STATE _ Robert H. Carie, Superior, Neb. Raymond B. Vidrlcksen, Kansas City, Mo. Visitation will be after 2 p.m. Sunday at Blachly & Buoy Funeral Chapel, Third and Walnut, Box 205, Jamestown 66948. Eizie B. Holt ABILENE — Elzie B. Holt, 90, Abilene, died Friday, Nov. 1, 1996, at the Memorial Hospital, Abilene. Mr. Holt was born Jan. 4, 1906, in Dickinson County and was an Abilene resident since 1989, moving from rural Abilene. He was a farmer and a member of First Baptist Church, Abilene. Survivors include his wife, Lyda of the home; two daughters, Lucille Wiley of Abilene and Lyla Kobetich of Longford; three sons, Eldon, Michael and Walter B., all of Abilene; three brothers, Eyler, Ermal and Vern, all of Abilene; 12 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Monday at First Baptist Church, Abilene, the Rev. Philip Ingle officiating. Burial will be in Farmington Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the church memorial fund in care of the funeral home. Visitation will be at the Martin- Becker-Carlson Funeral Home, 414 N.W. Third, Abilene 67410. LaVinaW. Leshley LaVina W. Leshley, 78, Salina, died Thursday, Oct. 31, 1996, at Kenwood View Manor, Salina. Mrs. Leshley was born LaVina W. Welch on Jan. 26, 1918, at Palmer, Neb., and was a Salina resident since 1966, moving from Elmo where she had lived since 1959. She moved to Dickinson County in 1945. She was a member of Church of the Cross, Salina. Her husband, Cecil, died in 1994. Survivors include two daughters, Elsie C. Leshley of Falls Church, Va., and Donna Karber of Gypsum; two sisters, Elsie Seymour of Garden Grove, Calif., and Hazel Pauley of Green River, Wyo.; three grandchildren; and' three great-grandchildren. The funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at Martin-Becker-Carlson Funeral Home, Abilene, Chaplain Harry Tyson officiating. Burial will be in Abilene Cemetery. Memorials may be made to American Diabetes Association or Kenwood View Manor Memorial Fund in care of the funeral home. Visitation'will be at the funeral home, 414 N. W. Third, Abilene 67410. Edwin "Eddie" M. Peter GOODLAND — Edwin "Eddie" M. Peter, 85, Goodland, died Thursday, Oct. 31, 1996, at his home. The funeral will be at 2 p.m.. Mountain time Monday at First United Methodist Church, Goodland, the Rev. Carol Moore Ramey officiating. Burial will be in Goodland Cemetery. Memorials may be made to American Cancer Society in care of the funeral home. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Koons Chapel, 211 N. Main, Goodland 67735. Arthur G. "Art" Pfannenstiel BAVARIA — Arthur G. "Art" Pfannenstiel, 69, Bavaria, died Wednesday, Oct. 30, 1996, at Las Vegas. Mr. Pfannenstiel was born March 10, 1927, at Ness City and was a Bavaria resident for 31 years. He was a retired cook, baker, restaurant owner and worked for the National Guard for five years. He was a member of Sacred Heart Cathedral, Salina, and American Association of Retired Persons. He was preceded in death by three sons, Arthur Jr. in 1969, Daniel in 1980 and Donald in 1983. Survivors include his wife, Tina of the home; two daughters, Marilyn R. Champlin and Mary L. Baer, both of Las Vegas; a brother, Eugene of Las Vegas; two sisters, Rose Barnes of Kansas City, Kan., and Mildred Orsbon of Goddard; 12 grandchildren; and five great- grandchildren. A memorial service will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Sacred Heart Cathedral, 118 N. Ninth, the Rev. Alvin Werth officiating. Burial will be in Roselawn Memorial Park. A vigil will be at 7 p.m. Sunday at the cathedral. Memorials may be made to Sacred Heart Cathedral or American Cancer Society. Desert Memorial Service, 1111 Las Vegas Blvd., Las Vegas 89101, handled arrangements. Don Scott Reese DODGE CITY — Don Scott Reese, 19, Dodge City, died Friday, Nov. 1,1996, at his home. Mr. Reese was born Oct. 12, 1977, at Dodge City. He was a freshman at Dodge City Community College and worked for T. M. Deal Lumber Co., Dodge City. He was active in the school orchestra and attended the Wilroads Garden Christian Church. Survivors include his parents, Ed and Kathy Reese of Dodge City; and grandparents, Darlene Beurer of Salina, Kenneth Crimen of Topeka and Don and Jane Reese of Gypsum. A memorial service will be at 3 p.m. Monday at Burkhart Funeral Chapel, Dodge City, the Rev. Jeff Hiers officiating. Memorials may be made to Compassionate Friends or Wilroads Garden Christian Church in care of the funeral chapel, 1901 N. 14th Ave., Dodge City 67801. The body was cremated. E. Max Rolph DELPHOS — E. Max Rolph, 83, Delphos, died Thursday, Oct. 31, 1996, at Ottawa County Hospital, Minneapolis. Mr. Rolph was born Sept. 22, 1913, at Concordia and was a resident of the Delphos area most of his life. He was a farmer and a member of the Delphos United Methodist Church. He was a former member of Independent Order of Odd Fellows, Masonic Lodge, Rebekah Lodge and Order of Eastern Star. Survivors include his wife, Maurine of the home; three sons, Richard of Austin, Texas, Neal and Jack, both of Delphos; a daughter, Jolene Aldridge of Delphos; a sister, Ruth Annis of Lawrenceburg, Ky.; eight grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Delphos United Methodist Church, the Rev. Kelly Sipes officiating. Burial will be in Delphos Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the church. Visitation will be until 9 p.m. today, 1 to 9 p.m. Sunday and until noon Monday at Shields Funeral Home, 405 Argyle, Minneapolis 67467, and until the service Monday at the church. Kenneth L. Stauffer NEW CAMBRIA — Kenneth L. Stauffer, 84, New Cambria, died Thursday, Oct. 31, 1996, at Smoky Hill Rehabilitation Center, Salina. Mr. Stauffer was born April 26, 1912, at New Cambria and was a lifelong area resident. He was a farmer, served on New Cambria School board for many years and was a member of Peace Lutheran Church, New Cambria. His wife, Mary, died in 1988. Survivors include three daughters, Janet Ireton of Salina, Donna Lantry of Lawrence and Sally Margritz of STAUFFER Lexington, Neb.; three sons. Richard L. of Emporia. Jim of McPherson and Mike of Manhattan; 17 grandchildren: four step- grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and two stepgreat-grandchil- dren. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Peace Lutheran Church, New Cambria, the the Rev. Charles Englund officiating. Burial will be in Roselawn Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the church. Visitation will be from noon to 5 p.m. today and noon to 8 p.m. Sunday at Ryan Mortuary, 137 N. Eighth, Salina 67401, where family will receive friends from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Sunday. The casket will remain closed at the church. Maridell I. Steimel CONCORDIA — Maridell I. Steimel, 49, Concordia, died Friday, Nov. 1,1996, at Mount Joseph Nursing Home, Concordia. Mrs. Steimel was born Maridell I. Goings on March 3, 1947, at Goodland and was a Concordia resident for 18 years. She was a homemaker, a member of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church, Concordia, Altar Society, 4th Degree Lady of Knights, Our Lady of Perpetual Help Choir, Mostly Moms Extension Homemakers Unit, Improvement Club and was a 4-H leader. Survivors include her husband, Robert of Concordia; a son, Charles of Concordia; three daughters, Rodella Strait, Pamela Steimel and Deborah Steimel, all of Concordia; a sister, Priscilla Greene of Pratt; and a grandchild. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church, Concordia, the Rev. Barry Brinkman officiating. Burial will be in St. Concordia Cemetery. A vigil will be at 7 p.m. Sunday at Bachel6r-Faulkner-Dart-Surber Funeral Home, Belleville. Memorials may be made to Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church Music Fund. Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. today and Sunday at the funeral home, 1329 19th, Belleville 66935. Harvey William Strom CLAY CENTER — Harvey William Strom, 86, Clay Center, died Thursday, Oct. 31, 1996, at Presbyterian Manor, Clay Center. Mr. Strom was born Nov. 11, 1909, in Clay County and was a Clay Center resident since 1978, moving from Garfield Township. He was a farmer and a membar of the Clay Center Evangelical Covenant Church. His wife, Dorothy, died in 1990. Survivors include four daughters, Carol Tiers of Miltonvale, Beth Adam of Billings, Mont., Sally Strom of Londale, Calif., and Kay Smith of Haysville; a son, Steve of Lawrence; a sister, Helen Finkbeiner of Palmdale, Calif.; 10 grandchildren; and two great- grandchildren. The funeral will be at 1:30 p.m. Monday at Evangelical Covenant Church, Clay Center, Pastor Brian Johnson officiating. Burial will be in Swedesburg First Lutheran Cemetery, Clay County. Memorials may be made to the church. Visitation will be from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday at Neill-Schwensen- Rook Funeral Home, 918 Seventh St., Clay Center 67432. Raymond B. Vidricksen KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Raymond B. Vidricksen, 95, Kansas City, died Wednesday, Oct. 30, 1996, at Timberlake Care Center. Mr. Vidricksen was born in 1901 at Trego Center and grew up in the New Cambria area. He was a retired superintendent for the U.S. Postal Service. His wife, Hester, died in 1977. Survivors include a son, Edward A. of Lee's Summit, Mo.; a brother, Harry of Tulelake, Calif.; and a sister, Sarah Purcell of Omaha, Neb. The funeral was Friday at Muehlebach Funeral Home, Kansas City. Burial will be at 1 p.m. today in Highland Cemetery, New Cambria, the Rev. Charles Englund officiating. Ryan Mortuary, 137 N. Eighth, Salina 67401, is handling local arrangements. The Associated Press Republican presidential candidate Bob Dole gives the thumbs-up sign while former Presidents Gerald Ford (left) and George Bush (right) and Dole's wife, Elizabeth, join him during a Friday rally in Grand Rapids, Mich. Former presidents give Dole an assist Bush and Ford rally support, discuss Clinton's ethical woes By The Associated Press GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Bob Dole, opening a final cross-country marathon, enlisted two former Republican presidents Friday in a last-chance bid to overtake President Clinton in key states in the industrial heartland. "We're.on our way to the White House. Hang on!" Dole proclaimed as George Bush and Gerald Ford joined for the first leg, a tour of Ohio and Michigan. Ohio, with 21 electoral votes, and Michigan, with 18, are usually key battleground states. But Clinton holds double-digit leads in polls in both states, as he does across most of the industrial Midwest. Ford urged Republicans not to stay home, citing close votes in the past. "We urge you, we plead with you, to make a maximum effort on November 5" to elect Dole, Ford said at a noisy indoor rally in Grand Rapids, his hometown. Bush emphasized ethics. "It breaks my heart to see the White House now under fire, not about policy, but because of integrity and honor," Bush said at a rally at Ashland University in Ohio. He referred to Ronald Reagan, the other living former GOP president, saying, "Barbara and I, and the Reagans and Fords before us, at least we upheld the honor and the integrity of the White House." T CAMPAIGN '96 Dole, who has appealed to independents and supporters of Reform Party candidate Ross Perot in recent days, focused on the GOP leaders on Friday. "You couldn't have two better role models than President Ford and President Bush," he said. With Dole trailing badly in national polls going into the final weekend, campaign manager Scott Reed said, "There's three different routes to 270," the number of electoral votes needed to win the presidency. "One is winning all three of the Midwest," he said, a reference to Ohio, Michigan and Missouri; another is "winning two and a couple other states; and one is winning California." Clinton won all four of those named states in 1992 and is leading in surveys in all four this year. Dole's 96-hour nonstop campaign finale began with Dole, Bush and Ford all beating up on the Democratic incumbent. Ford said, "A Dole White House will be drug free. A Dole White House won't bring up 900 FBI files so that the politicians can examine them." That was a reference to the obtaining of FBI files on prominent Republicans by Craig Livingstone, then a White House official. Bush referred to the same matter and also noted that Livingstone was a former bar bouncer. "I never saw an FBI file, but then I never had a barroom bouncer to look them over either," Bush said. He said when he was president, he had his White House counsel review files in personnel matters. Clinton and Dole urge finance reform President's camp worried campaign finance will cost Clinton landslide win By The Associated Press SANTA BARBARA, Calif. — Accused of peddling access to the Oval Office, President Clinton demanded an end Friday to the "escalating arms race" for political money. Bob Dole countered with his own solutions to "a growing scandal" of Democratic financial sins. The president insisted, "We have played by the rules." But he did not address mounting allegations concerning his party's fundraising practices. The rhetoric from both camps capped a political season marked by a record roundup of "soft money" — cash that pours through campaign finance loopholes. Reform Party candidate Ross Perot's poll numbers recently crept into double digits after he sharpened attacks on both candidates, particularly concerning what he has described as illegal contributions to the Democrats. Clinton's political team now fears the campaign finance issue could give Perot a homestretch push at the expense of the president's landslide dreams. Clinton tried to prevent that with a speech outlining his work on campaign finance reform. He bluntly questioned Dole's efforts, saying, "My opponent opposed it." Dole tried to coax Clinton into a debate on campaign finance reform, but the White House refused. Perot accepted the idea, but Dole's campaign said it would wait and see what the president does. Clinton is especially vulnerable on the issue: Big-time contributors from Asia received invitations to the White House and personal notes from the president. Officials said there was no favors given for those contributions, but Clinton's failure to address the allegations directly has brought accusations that he is trying to sidestep the issue until after Election Day. TODAY'S SCRIPTURE "The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge: but fouls despise wisdom and instruction." — Proverbs 1:7 ON THE RECORD Hospital report Salina Regional Health Center PENN ADMISSIONS — Orville H. Ring, Salina. SANTA FE ADMISSIONS — Le Ann Austin, Daniel Blue, Julie Christine Davis, Doris V. Gros, Mark Howard, Cindy Jamison, Kathy Jerke, Dorothy A. Pells, On/in R. Tieman, Ronald L Utter, Kurtis Weiland and Richard L. White, all of Salina; Brenda L. Regnier, Concordia; Alice A. Rush, Geneseo; Janean S. Sheridan, Holyrood; Alice M. Ploutz, Kanopolis; Melanie A. McCary, McPherson; Kim K. Sturgeon, Solomon. DISMISSALS — Michelle D. Hill and baby girl, John Kenney, Dewey Kiser, Angela Kollman and baby girl, Renae J. Linaweaver, Orville H. Ring, Anna E. Schroeder and Orvin R. Tiemann, all of Salina; Brian C. Hageman, Concordia; Margaret Smith, Ellsworth; Lila J. Thomas, Great Bend; Stephanie R. Zamrzla and baby boy, Wilson. Births GIRLS: Chris and Brenda Regnier, Concordia, 5 Ibs. 12 ozs., born Nov. 1. Chris and Julie Christine Davis, Salina, 6 Ibs. 4 ozs., born Oct. 31. BOYS: Shane and Sandra Katzenmeier, Kanopolis, 7 Ibs. 8 ozs., born Oct. 31. Chris and Teresa Hitchcock, Salina. 2 Ibs. 8.5 ozs., born Oct. 2?. Le Ann Austin, Salina, 8 Ibs 2 ozs., born Oct. 31. FRIDAY'S DRAWWG DAILY PICK 3 2-1-2 LOTTERY SCENE iif4.-grttI.lJ Category 4866 PoHce blotter THEFT — A fiberglass "Guidon" truck topper belonging to Gerald P. Hoeffner taken from 5573 N. Crystal Springs between 4 p.m. Sept. 20 and 8 a.m. Oct. 15; $700 loss. PROPERTY LOSS — A door, belonging to Ann Branstettler, spray painted with graffiti at 1426 Pawnee between 10:20 p.m. Thursday and 6:20 a.m. Friday; $500 damage. BURGLARY — Radio, amplifier, socket set, AM/FM cassette player, tape case, 25-30 cassette tapes, electric razor, clothes, cologne and a suitcase belonging to Anthony W. Rhoden were taken from his vehicle while it was in the 700 block of Spruce between 10 p.m. Wednesday and 4 p.m. Thursday and the dome light and truck lock on the vehicle were damaged; $100 damage, $850 loss. Municipal court DUI CONVICTION — Joshua Allen Jamison, 18, Salina, six months in jail, probation granted for one year, $200 fine, $25 court costs, $125 alcohol evaluation fee. DUI DIVERSIONS — The following people were granted diversion from prosecution for driving under the influence. Unless otherwise stated, each was sentenced to perform 10 hours .of community service and to pay the following: $200 fine, $25 court costs, $125 alcohol evaluation fee and $175 diversion fee. Steven Don Lucky, 33, Salina. Richard Lee Hunt, 42, New Cambria. District court SENTENCED — William Arthur Sturgeon, 22, 801 Smith, 41 months in prison for aggravated indecent liberties with a child and criminal sodomy in connection with incidents involving a young girl between Nov. 3, 1995, to Dec. 16, 1995; sentences to run concurrently. Eileen Holabird, 36, Denver, six months in jail and a $200 fine for driving under the influence; one-year probation granted on condition she serve 48 hours in jail and perform 10 hours of community service. Animal shelter These animals were picked up Oct. 31 at the locations listed and taken to the Saline County Animal Shelter, 1960 W. Old Highway 40. Phone 826-6535. DOGS — Black male Labrador, 500 block of South Broadway. CATS — Black female with a little white and medium hair, 1900 block of Old Highway 40.

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