Michael E. Schroeder, 56, died Dec. 9, 2006, at Hutchinson Hospital. He was born March 7, 1950, in Larned, the son of Ted and Geraldine Hendershot Schroeder. In 1968, he graduated from Hutchinson High School, and later attended Hutchinson Community College. A lifetime Hutchinson resident, he was a delivery tech for Health Equip for 11 years. He belonged to Park Place Christian Church, attended Friends Bible Church and was a member of Loyal Order of Moose No. 982. He was a U.S. Army veteran of the Vietnam War. On Jan. 22, 1983, he married Sherry Lynn Hullet in Hutchinson. She survives. Other survivors include: a daughter, Heather and Larry Lac Kamp, Olathe; a brother, Jeff, Wichita; two sisters, Donna and Duane Bontrager, Haven, and Barbara and Dennis Carey, Hutchinson. He was preceded in death by his parents. Burial will be in Penwell-Gabel Cemetery and Mausoleum.
Kathy Smith died August 28, 2020 from lung cancer. She requested no obituary or services. She was cremated and her ashes were spread alongside a favorite waterway in Oregon State.
Dennis Ray Snowbarger, 51, born Sept. 8, 1950, died September 27, 2001 at La Jolla Ca., unknown cause. He was a quality assurance coordinator for First American Financial Corp. He married Karleen Kline in 1972 in Hutchinson and later divorced. Survivors include his life partner, Rick Seuss of San Diego; son, Tugg Snowbarger, San Diego; brother Richard Snowbarger. Parents Everett, died Feb 5, 2010 and Gladys Snowbarger, died Jan 4, 2006. Private services were planned. Donations: UCLA Aids Foundation, c/o UCLA Medical Science Development, LA, Ca. 90095. Burial in Memorial Park Cemetery, Hutchinson, Ks.
Steve A. Stanfill, 65, died July 17, 2015, at Hutchinson Regional Medical Center due to a blood clot to the lungs. He was born Feb. 21, 1950, in Hutchinson, to Arthur and Cyria (Delrosario) Stanfill. Steve graduated from Hutchinson Community College, Wichita State University, and from an accelerated class at the University of Kansas, graduating Suma Cum Laude, with an MBA in social work and business. He enjoyed spreading the word of Jesus, golfing and kayaking. Steve was an owner and operator of Stanfill Brother Wood Signs, America Media Systems and Motherboards Outdoor and Art Studio Signs in Hutchinson. He married Tammy Wilcox Aug. 13, 1985, in Inman. Steve is survived by his wife, Tammy Stanfill of Hutchinson; son, Aaron Stanfill and wife Karrie of Grand Junction, Colo.; daughters, Tessy Salisbury and husband Fred, Samantha Bell and husband Ryan, all of Hutchinson; brothers, Robert Stanfill of Olympia, Wash., Stan Stanfill of Jacksonville, Fla., Arthur Stanfill of Wichita; sister, Diana Wilson of Roswell, NM; brother-in-law, Steve Wilcox; and four grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, and best friend, Richard Farney. Cremation has taken place. Memorial service July 26, 2015, at Elliott Chapel, Hutchinson. Memorials may be made to Eastwood Church of Christ, in care of Elliott Mortuary, 1219 N. Main, Hutchinson, KS 67501.
Robert A. "Bob" Stockham, 56, died Oct. 12, 2005, in Galichia Heart Hospital, Wichita. He was born Sept. 22, 1949, in Hutchinson, the son of Arthur A. and Margaret J. Danielson Stockham. He was a 1968 graduate of Hutchinson High School. A lifetime Hutchinson resident, he worked at Dillon's Warehouse. He belonged to Grace Bible Church, where he taught a Wednesday night youth group. On Aug. 25, 1973, he married Janelle Hoyer. She survives. Other survivors include: two sons, Jon and wife, Leah, Hutchinson, and Jake, Denver; and an adored granddaughter, Isabella. He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, J.D. Funeral at Grace Bible Church, Hutchinson. Burial will be in Fairlawn Burial Park Cemetery, Hutchinson. Memorials may be sent to the church, American Heart Association or to the American Diabetes Association.
Marcus "Marc" Stoesz, 18, died in a car accident early Saturday morning, February 10, 1968, near Hutchinson, along with his classmate and friend Frank Gilliland. The vehicle they were in overturned on a county road three miles northwest of Hutchinson. He was born Feb. 25, 1949 in Madison, Wisconsin to Dr. and Mrs. Paul A Stoesz, and a senior at Hutchinson High School and had lived here since 1954. He is survived by his parents of the home; grandparents, Dr. and Mrs. A.D. Stoesz, Lincoln, Neb; Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Lowe, Souix City, Iowa; sister Darcy, of the home; brothers, David, Wichita; Timothy, of the home. Funeral was Monday at Johnson and Sons Chapel, Hutchinson and burial was at Memorial Park, Hutchinson.
Bill Allen Stull, 70, of Hutchinson, died November 22, 2020, at Hutchinson Regional Medical Center, after a long battle with COPD. He was born June 5, 1950, in Hutchinson, to Howard and Charity (Scholtisseck) Stull. Bill graduated from Hutchinson High School in 1968, and then from Regents College. He served in the Kansas Army National Guard and later in the United States Army Reserve, retiring as a major. Bill worked for the BNSF Railroad as a machine operator for over 40 years. He was a member of VFW Post 906 and American Legion Lysle Rishel Post 68. Bill was interested in ancestry, history, and politics. He was a beloved husband, father, and grandfather, who will be missed by his family dearly. On July 30, 1977, Bill married Margaret Wilson in Wichita. They shared 43 years together. He is survived by: wife, Margaret Stull, Hutchinson; sons, Roger Stull, Hutchinson, Rodney Stull, Kansas City, Missouri, Robert Stull (Jackie), Wichita; daughter, Rebecca Rivera (Maurice), Hutchinson; sisters, Jane Hawks (Sidney), Mount Juliet, Tennessee, Sue Cone, Farmington, Arkansas; and many other family members. Bill was preceded in death by his parents and nephew, Stephen Hawks. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, December 1, 2020, at Elliott Mortuary. Burial will follow in Fairlawn Burial Park. Military honors will be conducted by the Kansas Army National Guard Honor Guard. Friends may call from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday, November 29 and 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday, November 30 at Elliott Mortuary. To view the funeral service online, the link will be available at the end of Bill’s obituary on the Elliott Mortuary website on the day of the service beginning at 10:30 a.m. Memorials are suggested to the American Lung Association, in care of Elliott Mortuary, 1219 N. Main, Hutchinson, KS 67501.
Samuel Ted Sutton, 71, died November 27, 2020, at Northwood Hills Care Center in Humansville, Missouri. Ted was born October 29, 1949 to Joseph K Sutton and Ruby Mae Cross Sutton. Survivors: two sisters: Shirlee Jo Parks, HHS class of 1967, Independence, MO; Neva (Bob) Sutton. His parents and sister Linda K. Asplund, HHS class of 1965, preceded him. A graveside service for Ted was held December 3, 2020 at Bellview Cemetery in Springfield, MO.