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Jeanette Winterbottom, 85, of East Moline, Ill., formerly of Rapids City and Colona, passed away, Wednesday, May 4, 2022, at Genesis Medical Center, Illini Campus. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10 a.m. Tuesday, May…

Richard Diehl, age 68, passed away Tuesday, May 3, 2022, at his home in rural Iola.  Richard was born July 1, 1953, to Vernie and Helen (Snell) Diehl in Iola. He attended Iola High School…

Dewey Allen Gambill, age 86, formerly of Iola, passed away Sunday, May 1, 2022, at Villa St. Francis Catholic Care Center, Olathe. Dewey was born Feb. 15, 1936, in Chanute, to Clarence and Vida (Riley)…

Charles Dwight “Charlie,” “Chuck,” “Chas” Sherwood, 88, of Tulsa, Okla., was born Feb. 8, 1933, in Northcott, to Fred and Lola Gladys (Reiter) Sherwood. He passed away suddenly at home on Jan. 21, 2022, in…

Larry Lillard, 74, of Moran, passed away on Saturday, April 21, 2022. He is preceded in death by his parents and his daughter, Shelley Lillard. He is survived by his wife, Natha; his stepchildren Mashawna…

Mark A. Henry, age 68, of Gas, passed away on Tuesday, April 26, 2022, at KU Cambridge Towers, Kansas City, Kan.  He was born in Iola on Oct. 28, 1953, to George “Bud” and Ruthie…

Colleen Marie Eisenbart, 84, of Park City, formerly of Parsons, died at 8:56 p.m. Monday, April 18, 2022, at the home of her daughter, Christina Dowding, in Park City.  She was born Aug. 26, 1937…

John Wesley Skillings was born on April 18, 1928, in Springfield, Ohio, to Anna Skillings and Byron E. Skillings. He died Friday, April 22, 2022, at 8:28 a.m.  Visitation will be from 6 to 8…

Brian Christopher Dillow, 46, of Kansas City, Mo., passed away Friday April 22, 2022, at University Health Hospital, Kansas City. Brian was born Jan. 9, 1976, in Joliet, Ill., to Howard Dillow and Cheryl (Johnson)…

Peggy Marie Gilliland, age 93, of Iola, died on Sunday, April 24, 2022, at Allen County Regional Hospital, Iola.  She was born Jan. 19, 1929, in Sun City, Kan., to Jess Farris and Pearl (Boling)…