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Bratton, Charles  
Former Lawrence resident, passed away in New Bern, NC August 10, 2016. Survivors include his children; Teresa B. Peterson of Lawrence and Steve Bratton of New York, NY.
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Published in Lawrence Journal-World on Aug. 28, 2016
Lothholz, William and Elisabeth  
Funeral services for William Robert "Bob" Lothholz, 89, and Elisabeth Marianne Lothholz, 78, of Eudora, KS will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, August 31, 2016 at Warren-McElwain Mortuary – Eudora Chapel in Eudora. Burial will follow at Eudora Cemetery. Bob passed away on Thursday, August 25, 2016 at Medicalodges in Eudora and Elisabeth passed away three hours later at Lawrence Memorial Hospital. Bob was born September 29, 1926 in Lawrence, KS the son of Oscar and Luella (Miller) Lothholz. Elisabeth was born July 14, 1938 in Berlin, Germany the daughter of Vollrad and Elisabeth Lindenberg. Bob graduated from Eudora High School in 1944 and served his country as an Air Traffic Controller for the U.S. Air Force, achieving the rank of Staff Sergeant. Returning home to his true passion, he spent the rest of his life farming and serving the Eudora community. Bob was on the Board of Directors for the Kaw Valley State Bank, the Eudora Library, and Eudora Nursing Home. He served many years on the Eudora Township. Furthermore, he was a member of the Volunteer Fire Department, and an avid member of over 60 years with the International Order of the Odd Fellows in Eudora where he enjoyed playing bridge and attending lodge. Elisabeth was a homemaker who loved all animals, plants, and flowers. She enjoyed time in her green house where she grew and sold a multitude of plants and flowers. She was also highly skilled in knitting, crochet, and ceramics. They were married on December 20, 1963 in Olathe, Kansas. Survivors include their daughter, Brigitte Marie and her husband, Tim Pringle, Eudora, KS; grandchildren, William Jared Pringle, and his wife Shelby, Medford, NJ, and Valerie Lynn Pringle, Lawrence, KS; Elisabeth's sisters, Brigitte Rise, Hvasser, Norway and Vera Strickland, Apollo Beach, FL. The family will greet friends Tuesday, August 30, 2016 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Warren-McElwain Mortuary- Eudora Chapel. Memorial contributions may be made in their name to St. Paul United Church of Christ or the Parkinson's Foundation and may be sent in care of the Mortuary. Online condolences may be sent to www.warrenmcelwain.com .
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Published in Lawrence Journal-World from Aug. 27 to Aug. 28, 2016
Shade, Donald Doug  
Memorial services for Donald Douglas "Doug" Shade, 80, Lawrence, will be 2 pm, Tuesday, August 30, 2016, at West Campus of United Methodist Church at 867 Hwy 40. Donald Douglas Shade passed away at Baldwin Health Care and Rehab Center on August 7, 2016. He was born March 29,1936 to Donald and Audrey (Sparks) Shade in Ottawa, Kansas. He loved sport and played basketball, football and baseball for Ottawa High School. He married Ruby Sterlin of Scott City, Kansas, on August 24, 1958, and graduated from KU School of Business in1960. He was a member of Alpha Tou Omega and lifetime member of KU Alumni Association. They moved to Kansas City where Doug worked for City National Bank (now UMB) in the Trust Department, and later at General Motors in Leeds. In 1974 the couple moved to Lawrence where Doug worked for Burnett Instruments and the same time owned and operated both Baskin Robbins ice cream stores in Lawrence and Olathe and Bum Steer Barbeque in Lawrence. Doug, Ruby and their three children lived near the Alvamar Country Club, and it was there he played the game he loved for over 40 years. Doug was honored to serve as Alavamar's Country Club Kansas golf Association (KGA) Cup Tour captain in the 1990's, leading the team to a win in 1995 and runners-up the following year. He was also a member of the KGA board and the Lawrence Chamber of Commerce. Doug retired in 2002. He played numerous rounds of golf at the Alvamar Country Club with the Noon Group. Doug attended West Campus of United Methodist Church these last few years. He is survived by wife Ruby, children Mark (Annelie), Sitges, Spain, Susan Klopfenstein (Mark), Colorado Springs, CO, Steve (Christina), Parkville, MO, and seven grandchildren: Kai and Amber Shade, Kate and Caleb Klopfenstein, Adele, Audrey and Ian Shade. Also surviving Doug are his younger siblings Rodney Shade (Bonnie), nephews Alan, David (Mary), and Sandi Simmons, nephews Chad and Kirk Simmons. Doug was a lifelong Jayhawk who was passionate about golf and KU basketball all his life. He was thrilled to see the Royals win the pennant last year. He was a kind and generous man who loved his family and was proud to see his children all graduate from KU. Doug was a well loved Papa who always had 31 flavors of ice cream for the grand kids. The family suggests memorial contributions made to the First United Methodist Church or Douglas County Hospice, sent in care of Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home, 601 Indiana Street Lawrence, KS, 66044.
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Published in Lawrence Journal-World from Aug. 26 to Aug. 28, 2016
Small, Sheri  
Sheri D Small 58, Lawrence KS passed away August 25, 2016. She left behind 3 children Jessica, Sheena, and Ian 6 grandchildren, 2 sisters, and many other family and friends.
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Published in Lawrence Journal-World on Aug. 28, 2016
Smith, Margery - Kansas City  
Margery (Marty) Waddell Smith passed away on August 27, 2016, in Lawrence, Kansas. Born in Great Bend, Kansas on January 4, 1931, she grew up in Salina, Kansas with her parents, Katherine and Gerald Waddell and her sisters, Harriet Hawkins and Sally Graber. She attended the University of Kansas where she was a member of the Kappa Kappa Gamma Sorority. Marty married Lynwood Herbert Smith, Jr. on December 15, 1951. Lynwood, a physician at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, preceded her in death in 2002. Marty was active in the New Generation Society. She also served on the Friends of the Hall Center for the Humanities, the Lied Center Friends Board, the Lawrence CASA Board and was a member of P.E.O. Chapter AZ and the Countryside Garden Club. She was awarded the Jean S. Shepherd Volunteer Award and the Walter Gallazi Volunteer Award. She was also an active member of Trinity Episcopal Church serving on the vestry, Trinity Treasures, the altar guild, greeting committee and hospitality committee. Marty is survived by her children Michael Smith, Katherine Smith, Phillip Smith (Maria), and Martha Francis (John), grandchildren Blake, Todd, Rachel, Alana, Samuel and Luke and her sister Harriet Hawkins. Services will be held at Trinity Episcopal Church on August 31, 2016, at 10:00 AM. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to CASA, 1009 New Hampshire Street, Lawrence, KS 660044 or Trinity Episcopal Church, 1011 Vermont Street, Lawrence, KS 66044.
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Published in Lawrence Journal-World on Aug. 28, 2016

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Lewis, Michael  
A memorial service for Michael D Lewis of Kansas City, Mo will be held at Lawrence A Jones & Sons Funeral Chapel, 1800 E. Linwood Blvd, KC, MO at 11 am on Sept. 3rd 2016.
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Published in Lawrence Journal-World on Aug. 27, 2016
Lothholz, Elisabeth  
Services for Elisabeth M. Lothholz, 78, Eudora are pending and will be announced by Warren-McElwain Mortuary. She passed away Thurs., Aug. 25th at LMH. warrenmcelwain.com .
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Published in Lawrence Journal-World on Aug. 27, 2016

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Dolezal, Marcella  
Marcella Louise Dolezal, 100, of Belleville, formerly of rural Cuba,KS the daughter of Frank Kalivoda and Rosa (Kauer) Kalivoda, was born October 4, 1915 at rural Agenda, KS and passed away on August 24, 2016. On June 20, 1934, she was united in marriage to Elmer Dolezal. Marcella served as Republic County Treasurer for 6 terms (12 years) and continued to work in the treasurer's office until her retirement in 1982. Marcella was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Elmer in 1999; her siblings, Mildred Steier, Edgar Kalivoda, and Donald Kalivoda, and her grandson, Mark Dolezal in June of 2016. She is survived by two sons, Loren (Beverly) Dolezal of Lawrence, KS and Joe (Sue) Dolezal of Hays, KS; 5 grandchildren, 16 great grandchildren, and 4 great great grandchildren. Funeral services will be held at 2:00PM, Saturday, August 27, 2016 at the Cuba Presbyterian Church, Cuba, KS. Interment at the National Bohemian (Kopsa) Cemetery, rural Cuba, KS. Memorials to Cuba Presbyterian Church or Meadowlark Hospice. Online condolences at www.bachelor-surber.com Bachelor-Surber Funeral Home, Belleville, KS
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Published in Lawrence Journal-World on Aug. 26, 2016
Gibbs, George  
Passed away 8/19/2016. Born 7/5/1956. Preceded in death by parents, George Gibbs & Donna Rae. George will be laid to rest at VA National Cemetery in Fort Leavenworth, KS 8/30/16, 11 am.
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Hawley, Jeremiah J.  
KU Pharmacy passed away on August 11, 2016 in Riverton KS. Service will be Tuesday August 30, 2016 at 6:30 pm Calvary Temple Assembly of God 606 W. 29th Terrace Lawrence KS 66046
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Published in Lawrence Journal-World on Aug. 26, 2016
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