Topeka Obituaries

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  • Tuesday | via The Capital-Journal 

    Lassiter chasing city honor after 806 series

    Lamont Lassiter knew heading into the 2014-15 bowling season this could be his last chance to contend for Topeka bowler of the year honors for the foreseeable future. Lassiter had been asked by his wife to spend more time with their youngest daughter, a 6-year-old who is involved in swimming and gymnastics, so he had bargained for one more year of bowling two nights a week.


  • Tuesday Oct 28 | via Great Bend Tribune 

    Loretta M. Gleissner 1...

    Loretta M. Gleissner, 87, of Topeka, passed away Oct. 25, in Topeka. She was born May 18, 1927, in New Baden, Ill., the daughter of Anton and Elizabeth Griesbaum.


  • Tuesday Oct 28 | via Dayton Daily News 

    ENIX Sr., Albert Adron

    News Death Notice ENIX, Sr., Albert Adron 93, of Dayton, passed away Sunday, October 26, 2014. He was born in Jellico, Tennessee on December 20, 1920 to James A. & Rosa Enix.


  • Sunday Oct 26 | via Watertown Daily Times 

    Rosemary Ripp

    LOWVILLE – Rosemary Matuszczak Andre Ripp, 87, formerly of Trinity Ave. and Cascade Ave., died peacefully on Saturday, October 25, 2014 at Lewis County Residential Healthcare Facility. A funeral Mass will be said at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, October 30, 2014 at St. Peter's Catholic Church, Lowville, with Rev.


  • Friday Oct 24 | via 

    Obituary: Martha 'Marty' Daniels, 86 of Readington T...

    Marty was an active member of the Readington seniors. She enjoyed the time she spent with her friends from the group.


  • Tuesday Oct 21 | via The Mount Pleasant Daily Voice 

    Edwin Dennis Harrison, Sr., 91, Longtime Mount Pleas...

    Harrison served in the U.S. Navy Air Corp, was president of the Holy Rosary chapter of the Holy Name Society, as well as the first president of the Hawthorne Elementary School Board. He also held leadership roles on the Recreation Commission, Rotary Club, Chamber of Commerce, Little League and Cub Scouts.


  • Monday Oct 20 | via The Capital-Journal 

    Taking a look at unsolved homicides from the past 14...

    David T. Wakes, 25, was killed April 27, 2008, after being shot in his car in the 2800 block of S.E. Michigan. He was the city's third homicide victim in 2008.


  • Sunday Oct 19 | via Northwest Herald 

    Hosimer, Bernice A.

    Bernice A. Hosimer Born: Feb. 15, 1923; in Jackson, MI Died: Oct. 14, 2014; in Barrington, IL Bernice A. Hosimer, 91, of Cary, born February 15, 1923, in Jackson, MI, she passed away peacefully October 14, 2014, in Barrington, surrounded by her loving family. Bernice is survived by her children, Judy Kurtyak, Susan Nickol, Linda Griffin, Dale Hosimer, and Steven Hosimer; 13 grandchildren, and 15 great-grandchildren.


  • Sunday Oct 19 | via Northwest Herald 

    Wosylus, Dale G.

    Dale G. Wosylus Born: Feb. 11, 1947; in Chicago, IL Died: Oct. 17, 2014; in Marengo, IL Dale G. Wosylus, 67, of Marengo, born February 11, 1947, in Chicago, passed away October 17, 2014 at his home in Marengo. Dale was a beloved husband, father, grandfather, friend, and neighbor, he was often called "Professor" by his friends for his ability to solve any problem.


  • Thursday Oct 16 | via 

    Richard Campobasso: Army Vet, DPW Worker Dies at 67

    Richard B. Campobasso, 67, a lifelong Lincoln resident, died Monday October 13, 2014 in Natick. He was the beloved husband of LouAnn Campobasso.


  • Saturday Oct 11 | via The Capital-Journal 

    Bus tour takes veterans to honors ceremony at Leaven...

    Left: An honor guard from Fort Leavenworth prepares to present the flag during the military honors ceremony on Sept. 25 at Leavenworth National Cemetery.


  • Saturday Oct 11 | via The Capital-Journal 

    Topeka Fire Department honors firefighters who died ...

    A bugler pierced the air with the mournful sound of "Taps" Saturday afternoon, standing high atop a training tower at Topeka Fire Department headquarters, Below, a bagpiper then played "Amazing Grace" to end a ceremony the department holds annually to honor its firefighters who have died in the line of duty. Those seven firefighters represented the "best of our community" while upholding the ideals of commitment, dedication, selflessness and honor, said Fire Marshal Mike Martin.


  • Friday Oct 10 | via The Capital-Journal 

    Autopsy: Driver was intoxicated in crash that killed...

    The driver in a one-vehicle, rollover accident that killed himself and a baby girl March 10 had a blood-alcohol level of more than twice the legal limit, according to an autopsy report. The autopsy conducted by former Shawnee County District Coroner Donald L. Pojman showed Brian Lee Riley, 33, of Topeka, had a blood-alcohol level of 0.166 percent at the time of his death.


  • Thursday Oct 9 | via Hays Daily News 

    Forrest K. Strecker

    He was born Feb. 6, 1930, in Russell to Julian and Anna Strecker. He was raised in Russell and was a graduate of Russell High School.


  • Sunday Oct 5 | via Minot Daily News 

    Nancy I. Mattson

    Nancy I. Mattson, 62, of Topeka, Kan., formerly of Minot, died Sept. 11, 2014, in her home, surrounded by family and friends.


  • Saturday Oct 4 | via The Chronicle-Telegram 

    Marilyn Ann Leadbetter

    Marilyn Ann Leadbetter, of Goodyear Arizona, previously of South Amherst and Lorain, died Sunday, September 14, 2014, in Goodyear. She was born July 28, 1936, in Lorain, to Walter and Lydia Ellis.


  • Thursday Oct 2 | via County 10 News 

    Today's Obituaries: Caskey, Clark and Gildehous

    Tanner Joe Clark , 25, of the Riverton/Pavillion area, passed away on Sunday, September 28, 2014 in The Greater Natural Buttes Basin of Utah. A Celebration of life will take place on Saturday, Oct. 4th at 2:00 pm at Tanner's Dad's House at 120 Delfelder Rd., Riverton, WY 82501.


  • Tuesday Sep 30 | via 

    Obituary: George F. Timmerman, 67, of Parsippany

    Timmerman served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War from Sept. 28, 1966 until being honorably discharged with the rank of sergeant on Sept.