MARY LOU (BRAY) NINEMIRE

 MARY LOU (BRAY) NINEMIRE
 Mary Lou (Bray) Ninemire, age 75, passed away at her home in Concordia, Kan., on July 11, 2013. She was born on Aug. 25, 1937, in Belleville to Dick and Dora (Saip) Bray.
 She married Leo Ninemire on Feb. 14, 1975, in Belleville. She was a longtime Home Health Provider and enjoyed that job immensely. In her younger years, she worked as a waitress. After her retirement, she loved to watch soap operas, game shows and play with her dog and with her grandson, who lived next door.
 She is survived by her husband Leo Ninemire of the home; five sons, Rickey Ninemire and companion Rachel Dalton; James "Buster" Ninemire and companion Stephanie Rutherford; Bill Ramsey and wife Sondra; Dick Ramsey and wife Mary, all of Concordia, and Rick Ramsey and wife Linda, Springfield, Mo.; two brothers, Jack Bray and wife Nettie, Sterling, Kan., and Gene Bray, Claremore, Okla.; two sisters, Kathy Begnoche and husband Gene, Downs, Kan., and Deborah VanWey and husband Rich, Springfield, Mo., and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
 She is preceded in death by her parents and two brothers, Larry and Don Bray.
 The family selected cremation and memorial services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, July 16, 2013, at Chaput-Buoy Funeral Home with the Rev. Dean Frazier officiating. Inurnment will be at Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Concordia, at a later date. Friends may sign the register book from 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday, and the family will greet friends for an hour prior to the services, all at the funeral home. The family suggest memorials to Meadowlark Hospice or St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, in care of the funeral home. For online condolences, please visit www.chaputbuoy.com.

OBITUARIES

MAX LEE FLETCHER

thumb

MAX LEE FLETCHER (March 11, 1920-March 26, 2015)  Max Lee Fletcher was born in Glasco, Kansas, on March 11, 1920, to Dorothy Irene and Merton Mansfield Fletcher. Following a full and prosperous life that took him to Colorado, the Pacific Theater during World War II, California... [More]

EDNA LERVOLD

 EDNA LERVOLD  Edna Lervold, age 82, Concordia, died April 16, 2015, at Sunset Nursing Home in Concordia. She was born on June 1, 1932, to Ovid Alcid and Dora Emma (Schille) Deneault.  She married Dale Lervold on Aug. 8, 1953, in Concordia. He preceded her in death... [More]

RUTH E. TROWBRIDGE

thumb

 RUTH E. TROWBRIDGE  Ruth E. Trowbridge, age 83, died Friday, April 17, 2015. She was born Dec. 5, 1931, in Jamestown, Kan., to Ted and Blanche Christenson. She was preceded in death by her parents, siblings Betty Jo and Albert. Survivors: husband, Milford "Ray" Trowbridge... [More]

More Obituaries

NEWS

Courthouse 4-24-15

District Court CIVIL Filed: Colonial Savings FA seeks a judgment of $63,144.33 plus interest and costs from Karas N. Breeding, et al, Clyde. LIMITED CIVIL Dismissed: The case of Dawn Michelle Nelson et al vs. Lisa Beals, Miltonvale, has been dismissed. The case of Midland Funding... [More]

For the record 4-24-15

Fire Dept./EMS Report At 3:32 p.m., Thursday, Engine-1 went to the 1300 block of Lincoln for a gas leak. At 5:48 p.m., Thursday, Medic-5 went to the 600 block of East 15th and transported a 65-year-old male to Cloud County Health Center. At 7:52 p.m., Thursday, Medic-1 went to... [More]

JAG students give Club 81 a makeover

 Club 81, an entity of the Cloud County Resource Center, received a mini makeover Wednesday.  Choosing the perfect project for Global Youth Service Day, members of Concordia High School's JAG (Jobs for America's Graduates) taught by Alisha Sipe and coached for the day... [More]

More News

SPORTS

Panthers tumble to Eagles, defeat St. Mary’s

WAMEGO — A matchup of two ranked teams went down to the final out.  Concordia, ranked eighth in Class 4A-Division II, trailed Silver Lake, the top-ranked team in Class 3A, 5-2 heading into the bottom of the seventh inning.  The Panthers scored two runs to close... [More]

Concordia two-man places third at Beloit

BELOIT — Concordia's Brennen Acree and James McCabe teamed up to place third in the two-man division of the Beloit Invitational golf tournament Thursday at Beloit Country Club.  Acree turned in rounds of 41-43 to place 10th individually with an 84. McCabe carded a... [More]

More Sports

Buy Photos