Thursday, March 19, 2015


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Lonnie Alan Wallace, 65, of Pueblo, Colorado and former Russell, Waldo and Paradise, Kansas resident, died on March 12, 2015, at his home.

Lonnie was born on October 12, 1949, in the Russell City Hospital in Russell, Kansas, the son of George W. and Bonnie (Williams) Wallace.  He grew up in Waldo, Kansas and graduated from Paradise High School in Paradise, Kansas. 

He met, fell in love and was united in marriage to Rose Marie Alani Wells in May 1969 in Hutchinson, Kansas.  Lonnie and Rose raised two son Aaron and Paul Williams.  He worked as a service technician working on machinery and hydraulic equipment.  He also worked in the asphalt paving industry.

He is survived by his two stepsons Aaron H. Williams and Paul D. Williams;
brothers Ronald G. Brozek (Lana) and Donald V. Engle (Betty); 

sister Marjorie E. Wheeler; 
5 step grandchildren and 3 step great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, wife Rose on November 29, 2013, and sisters Vonda J. Powell and Bonnie J. Engle.

A graveside memorial service to honor Lonnie's life is pending at this time and will be held at a later date.  

Cards and condolences may be sent in care of the mortuary.  Pohlman-Varner-Peeler Mortuary of Russell is in charge of the funeral service arrangements.

Sunday, March 1, 2015


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McNeal, Robert L. "Bob," 77,
passed away peacefully at home
Feb. 26, 2015. 
Visitation will be 4-6 p.m. Sunday, March 1, 
at Cochran Mortuary, 1411 N. Broadway, Wichita. 

                                      Graveside services 
will be held at 
1 p.m. Monday, March 2, 
at Kechi (KS) Township Cemetery. 

Survivors: wife, Frances McNeal; 
sons, Kendall, Stuart (Gina); 
daughter, Shelley (Scott) Tyson; 
6 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; 
and many nieces and nephews. 

Memorials: American Diabetes Association