Author: Konantz-Warden Funeral Home

Lonny Gail Bass

Lonny G. Bass of Lockwood, MO, passed away on Friday April 24, 2020 surrounded by his loving family. Lonny was born in Jerico Springs, MO on April 16, 1949 to Ora and Thelma (Moore) Bass. Lonny attended high school in Lockwood, MO.

Marty Collier

Martin (Marty) Ray Collier, 66 of Lamar, Missouri passed away peacefully on Friday, April 17, 2020 at his home surrounded by his family, after a 7 month battle with Glioblastoma brain cancer.

Marvin Ray Smith

Marvin Ray Smith, 75, of Liberal, MO passed away on February 17, 2020, after an extended illness. He was born on a farm near Verdella, MO on July 18, 1944, to William F. Smith and Mabel E. (West) Smith.

Lorena Mae Ball

Lorena Mae (Suschnick) Ball, 79, of Liberal, MO, passed away on Sunday, February 2, 2020, at the Via Christi Village at 10:10pm. She was born on the family farm west of Liberal on June 28, 1940.

Doris D. Whitson

Doris D. (Johnson) Whitson, 93, of Liberal, Missouri, passed away Friday January 17, 2020 at Medical Lodges in Ft. Scott, Kansas. Doris was born February 27, 1926, in Foss, Oklahoma to Willie Carl and Lonnie Ethel (Wesner) Johnson.

Louise Fern Jones

Louise Fern (Jensen) Jones, age 84, died on January 12, 2020 following a brief illness. She was born to William Christian Jensen and Olive Amanda Konkle on September 16, 1935 in Parkers Prairie, Minnesota, as the eight of nine children.

Esther Geraldine Lane

Esther Geraldine (Nichols) Lane, 90, of Liberal, MO passed away on Tuesday, December 24, 2019, after a brief illness. She was born a coal miner’s daughter, in Yale, KS on July 8, 1929, to Jacob and Elizabeth (Harrison) Nichols.