Twila Lou Fowler

June 18, 1932 – Dec. 18, 2017

INDEPENDENCE, MO. — Twila Lou Fowler, Emporia, died Monday, Dec. 18, 2017, at Rosewood Health Center, Independence, Mo. She was 85.

She was born June 18, 1932, in rural Osage City, the daughter of John and Gladys Bloomquist Wills.

She married Raymond Fowler April 8, 1956, at Osage City. He died Sept. 26, 2009, at Topeka.

Nancy Carolyn Wood

Died — Dec. 19, 2017

CARBONDALE — Nancy Carolyn Wood, Carbondale, died Dec. 19, 2017. She was 80.

Funeral services will be 11: a.m. Dec. 22 at Bruce Funeral Home, Gardner. Burial will follow at Edgerton Cemetery. Visitation is 10 a.m. Dec. 22 at the funeral home.

Anna Marie Patterson Dawson

Sept. 29, 1925 – Dec. 14, 2017

OVERBROOK — Anna Marie “Ann” Patterson Dawson, Carbondale, died Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, at a Overbrook nursing home. She was 92.

She was born Sept. 29, 1925, the daughter of John Jay and Celia Marie Sappenfield Patterson. She graduated from Carbondale High School in 1943.

She married John “Jack” Dawson, Sept. 10, 1944, at Carbondale. He preceded her in death.

They lived in Carbondale until 1965. Then the family moved to Phoenix, Ariz. Ann and Jack retired to Washington in 1989.

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Rhynhardt Dean Stewart

Nov. 14, 2017 – Dec. 10, 2017

LYNDON — Rhynhardt Dean Stewart, infant son of Thomas and Tabitha Eissler Stewart, died Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017, at his home in Lyndon, surrounded by his loving family.

He was born on Nov. 14, 2017, at Kansas City, Mo.

He was preceded in death by a brother, Rhyker Stewart on Nov. 16, 2013, and by his paternal grandfather, Michael Stewart.

Burn ban permits suspended

No burning today Dec. 13

Bryce Romine, Osage County Emergency Management Director announced that all burn permits are suspended for today, Dec. 13, 2017. This is a no burn day. No outside burning allowed.

Very high fire danger today.

Very high fire danger today. The Rangeland Fire Danger Index will be in the very high category.

Very high fire danger means, fire control will be very difficult and require extended effort. Outdoor burning is not recommended.

Fred Tucker

Dec. 21, 1954 – Dec. 9, 2017

OSAGE CITY — Fred Tucker, Osage City, died Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017, at his home in Osage City. He was 62.

He was born Dec. 21, 1954, at Murfreesboro, Tenn., the son of Johnnie and Dorothy Davis Tucker.

He lived in Osage City for many years and he worked mowing lawns around town. He enjoyed watching the Royals and Chiefs and playing Bingo.

He was preceded in death by his father, Johnnie on Feb. 4, 2005.

Layton Long

Feb. 27, 2017 – Dec. 9, 2017>/b>

TOPEKA — Layton Long, Osage City, died Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017, at Stormont-Vail Hospital, Topeka. He was 82.

He was born Feb. 27, 1935, at Iuka, the son of Gleason and Frances Shelinbarger Long. After living in Iuka and Emporia, he lived in Osage City most of his life.

Carol Sue Rendell

Sept. 6, 1952 – Dec. 7, 2017

TOPEKA — Carol Sue Rendell, Carbondale, died Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, at Stormont Vail Hospital, Topeka. She was 65.

She was born Sept. 6, 1952, at Topeka, the daughter of Willis and Shirley Dain. She was one of 18 children.

She married John Andrew Rendell Nov. 20, 1970. He survives of the home.

She was preceded in death by a son, Nathaniel Allen Rendell; her parents; and a sibling.

Give gifts of health this holiday

Cheryl Mussatto MS, RD, LD



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