In Memoriam
With profound regret the Reunion Committee Reports
The following classmates have passed away.



Anita Ann Adams (Masters)
25 Oct 1942~05 Dec 2008 in North Augusta, SC
(Augusta Chronicle Dec 7, 2008)


Diane Ahlenstorf

Aug. 21, 1942~Nov. 2, 2010 in Denton, TX

Peggy “Darlene” Armstrong Heitman
22 Jul 1942~14 May 2007 in Fairway, KS
(KC Star May 16, 2007)


Richard Earl Atkisson
12 Oct 1942~10 Jan 1990


John David Baird
03 Feb 1942~Nov 1999 in Kansas City, MO
(KC Star Nov 10, 1999)


June Baker (VanMeerhaeghe)
25 Jun 1942~24 Nov 2005 in Shawnee Mission, KS
(KC Star Nov 29, 2005)


Diane Louise Becker


Conrad Ralph Bert
18 Aug 1941-07~Jul 2004 in Salt Lake City, UT
(Salt Lake City Tribune Jul 9, 2004)


Thomas Jeffrey Bettes
13 Jan 1942~03 Jul 2006 in Overland Park, KS
(KC Star Jul 6, 2006)



Nancy Ann Boothe (Grindel)
23 Sep 1942~08 Aug 2005 in Gardner, KS
(KC Star Aug 9, 2005)


Barbara Jo Briggs (Fretwell)
03 Mar 1942~18 Nov 2004 in Loveland, CO


Lawrence David Bryant
13 Dec 1942~09 Apr 2006 in St. Louis, MO


Beverly Buck Foster
02 Jul 1942~09 Jun 2004 in Elkhart, IN formerly lived in Eugene, OR
(Eugene, OR paper)


Robert Buckles
02 Nov 1942~05 Mar 2004


Charles Edgar Burger
25 Jul 1942~04 Jul 2009 in Spring Hill, KS
(KC Star Jul 6, 2009)


Gary Dean Buxton
~14 Mar 2004 in Overland Park, KS
(KC Star Mar 17, 2004)


Georgia Diane Byrd
~1995


Daniel William Calvert
11 Mar 1941~25 Jan 1995


Elizabeth Kay Calvert (Freeman)
14 Dec 1942~09 Feb 2003 in Las Vegas, NV
(KC Star Jul 12, 2003)


Sara Jo Colvin (Murphy)
20 Nov 1942~12 Mar 2009 in Olpe, KS
(Emporia Gazette Mar 13, 2009)


Larry William Combs
15 Jan 1943~16 Feb 2005 in Branson, MO
(KC Star Feb 18, 2005)



Paul Edmund Cook
31 Aug 1942~13 Oct 2009 in Fort Mill, SC


Richard Frank Cozens
18 Mar 1942~28 Aug 2003 in Hays Co, TX


Rex Lee Craig
10 Oct 1942~5 Apr 1967
(Captain in the Marine Reserves—had served 3 years--killed in action by small arms fire in Quang Nam, South, Viet Nam)

Bill Crosby


James Brooks Crummett
26 Apr 1942~17 Jul 2007 in Brigantine City, NJ


“Brook” Elizabeth Curran (Poirier-Brunk)
~14 Nov 2007 in Westwood, KS
(KC Star Nov 21, 2007)


Gena Sue Deckard (Minter)
20 Sep 1942~27 Oct 2007 in Hermitage, MO
(KC Star Oct 29, 2007)


Jon Scott Dickinson
27 Jun 1941~12 Feb 1999 in KS
(KC Star Feb 18, 1999)


Paula Corene Durham
28 Jun 1942~15 Jun 1988 in MO


Judith Ann Euans
07 Jan 1942~08 Nov 1999 in KS
(KC Star Nov 11, 1999)


Rajenia Ann “Gini” Feagan (Ashner)
17 Jul 1942~31 Jul 2009 in Overland Park, KS
(KC Star Aug 3, 2009)


Richard William Firth
01 Jan 1942~08 Jul 1993 in KS


Ronald Charles Fisher
19 Apr 1941~10 Jun 2001


Robert Fosmire
~prior to 1970


Jeannie Gilkey
~prior to 1985


Joyce Greening (Forson)
28 Oct 1942~13 Aug 2007 in Blythewood, SC
(KC Star Aug 26, 2007)


Judith Ann Gregory
~prior to 1970


Paul Allison Gwinn
29 Jan 1942~10 Aug 2004 in Chino Valley, AZ
(KC Star Oct 22, 2004)


Merrill “Gene” Haffner
15 Oct 1940~09 Jun 2007 in Mission, KS
(KC Star Jun 12, 2007)


Gary Edwin Haffner
08 Dec 1941~11 May 1987 in Prairie Village, KS
(KC Star May 12, 1987)


Walter Dean Haisch
25 Mar 1942~30 Aug 1991


Beverly Janet Hall
~-prior to 1985


Clint Samuel Hardy
07 Feb 1942~Mar 1978 in Collinsville, OK


Judie Harman (Iverson)
03 Sep 1942~26 Oct 1993


Jonathan Dennis “Bing” Hart
20 Jan 1942~27 Jan 1994


Connie Joan Hays (Woodworth)
09 Apr 1942~Feb 1975 in Maryland


Richard Stoner Hite
26 Apr 1942~22 Apr 2002 in Sylvania, OH

Joseph Ivan Honn
11 Jun 1942~17 May 2008 in Olathe, KS
(KC Star May 19, 2008)


Lydia Kay Howell (Thorngren)
12 Sep 1942~Apr 1990 on CO


Henry Eugene Jack
05 Apr 1942~05 Mar 1999
(Olathe News Mar 7, 1999)



Roger Kent Jackson
06 Jul 1942~07 Jul 2006 in Springfield, OH formerly from Grand Rapids, MI
(Springfield News-Sun Jul 9, 2006)


Roy James
2006


August Alley Johnson
04 Oct 1942~16 Feb 1994 in Maryland


Julie Ann Johnson Bartels
17 Nov 1942~31 Mar 2004 in Lake Quivira, KS
(KC Star Apr 3, 2004)


Albert John “Butch” Kramer
01 Sep 1942~25 Dec 2002 in Blue Springs, MO
(KC Star Dec 27, 2002)


Gary Lee
~early 1960’s


Ronald LeGrotte
20 Jul~May 1976


Linda Carolyn Leitner (Wilson)
11 Sep 1942~25 Dec 2004 in Lenexa, KS
(KC Star Dec 28, 2004)


Daniel Lee Lindemood
15 Sep 1942~09 May 1997 in WI
(KC Star May 16, 1997)


Edward Eldon Lobdell
10 Sep 1942~01 Aug 2006 in Pleasant Hill, MO
(KC Star Aug 2, 2006)


Douglas McDonald Sr.
20 Oct 1942~07 Feb 2004 in Leawood, KS
(KC Star Feb 9, 2004)


Danielle Lee “Dee Dee” McGrew
29 Dec 1941~21 Oct 2007 in Shawnee Mission, KS


Linda Ann Mallicoat (Dexter)
04 Oct 1942~21 Aug 2002 in Shawnee Mission, KS
(KC Star Aug 25, 2002)


Montana “Tim” Melton
21 Feb 1942~04 Nov 2008 in Kansas City, KS
(KC Star Nov 11, 2008)


Milton Lee “Molly”Molleson
30 Oct 1942~30 Dec 2008 in Kansas City, KS
(KC Star Jan 1, 2009)


William Wesley Moore
~-10 Jul 1981
(KC Star Jul 13, 1981)

Larry Neely
17 Jun 1942~29 Nov 1992


Jerry O’Brate
~2003 in TX


Margot Lynn Panettiere
26 Jul 1942~24 Feb 2007 in San Antonio, TX


Earl Lloyd Pittman
30 Nov 1941~27 Sep 2003 in Topeka, KS


Keith Dewayne Powell
18 Apr 1942~17 Sep 2008 in Edgerton, KS
(KC Star Sep 18, 2008)


Judith Ann Rahing
~prior to 2000


Leonard Morgan Raley
08 Mar 1942 ~Feb 2004 in Louisburg, KS
(KC Star Feb 17, 2004)


David Pottenger Reid
~5 Sep 1982
(KC Star Sep 6, 1982)


Judith Ann Reinhardt (Christie)
02 Jan 1942~16 Oct 2008 in Sanford, FL


Donna Louise Rhodes Siegel
03 Feb 1942~15 Dec 1994 in Westfield Union, NJ


Judith Rider (Stoddard)
18 May 1942~15 Sep 1990 in Benton Co, MO



Gerriann Russell (Hiebert)
30 Mar 1942~02 Oct 1992
(KC Star Oct 4, 1992)


Robert Everett Sanders
03 Jul 1942~10 Jul 2009 in Kansas City, MO
(KC Star Jul 12, 2009)


Susan Kay Sheperis (Lamar)
10 Jan 1942~16 Nov 2006 in Raymore, MO
(KC Star Nov 19, 2006)


Donnie Eugene Shults
30 Dec 1941~03 Jan 1979 in Merriam, KS
(KC Star Jan 4, 1979)


Gwen Marie Silvers (Smith)
12 May 1942~08 Mar 2003 in Mission, KS
(KC Star Mar 10, 2003)


Lois Simpson (McIlvaine)
28 May 1942~25 Jun 2010 in Tampa, FL


Roberta Ann Sloan
~prior to 1970


Daniel Allen Sparks
31 Mar 1941~29 Jul 1993
(KC Star Aug 1, 1993)

Robert Spruk
14 Jul 1941~05 Aug 2004 in Shawnee Mission, KS
(KC Star Aug 7, 2004)


Roger Stoker


Steve Stuhlman
29 Jul 1942~05 Jul 1995 in Platte Co, MO
(Journal Herald July 12, 1995)


Terry Taton
24 Jun 1942~12 Dec 2009 in Montgomery, TX
(Houston Chronicle Dec 14, 2009)


James Douglas Thompson
23 Aug 1942~12 Jun 1993


William Ray Tomlinson
~2003


Russell Wallace
6 Sept 1942 - 10 July 2011


Beverly Ann “Bev” Warren Goble
28 Mar 1942~09 Jul 2003 in Leawood, KS
(KC Star Jul 10, 2003)

Woodie G. Webb
~21 Oct 2005 in Los Angeles, CA
(Los Angeles Daily News Oct 26, 2005)


Darlene Marie Wegley (Ratliff)
17 Jan 1942~23 Sep 1995 in MO


Larry Walter Wellington
06 Sep 1942~26 Apr 2009 in Klamath Falls, OR


Diane Michele Whitacre
~1977


Robert Carroll White
29 Dec 1942~Dec 1977 in CO


Carolyn Joyce Wiard (Derks)
30 Oct 1942~Mar 1975 in Lancaster Co, PA


Larry Alan Withers
22 Aug 1942~26 Jul 2004 in Wichita, KS
(KC Star Jul 28, 2004)


Wayne Howard Zirzow
26 Jan 1943~13 May 2003 in Hudson, MI

(Kansas City Star Obituaries since 2000 may be found on-line for a fee…those before 2000 are only available on micro-film.)