January 2017

Jean McCoy

January 20, 1919 ~ January 20, 2017

Jean Wible McCoy, 98, of Argonia, Kansas passed away on her birthday, Friday January 20th 2017.  Jean was born January 20th, 1919 North of Caldwell, Kansas at the rural home of her parents Hugh and Augusta Reynolds Wible. 

Katherine Brockleman

July 3, 1929 ~ January 16, 2017

Mary Katherine Brockleman, 87, passed away Monday, January 16, 2017, at Golden Living Center in Wellington, Kansas.

Katherine was born to Adelbert and Ona (Fent) Disney on July 3, 1929, in a farmhouse near Madison, Kansas.  Katherine and her six siblings developed a strong work ethic while working on the family farm.  She learned how to make delicious meals for large groups of people.  Katherine made the best potato salad, fried chicken, and meringue pies.  She attended Madison public schools and graduated in 1947.