Obituaries

Walter Rippe
B: 1924-11-18
D: 2018-10-17
View Details
Rippe, Walter
Olive Hafner
B: 1931-08-04
D: 2018-10-16
View Details
Hafner, Olive
Genevieve McKain
B: 1919-06-19
D: 2018-10-14
View Details
McKain, Genevieve
Leon Brethower
B: 1930-07-31
D: 2018-10-12
View Details
Brethower, Leon
Velma Boyd
B: 1933-11-15
D: 2018-10-04
View Details
Boyd, Velma
Ruby Bixenman
B: 1928-01-01
D: 2018-09-29
View Details
Bixenman, Ruby
Van Zerr
B: 1954-04-23
D: 2018-09-23
View Details
Zerr, Van
Regina Ostmeyer
B: 1921-10-18
D: 2018-09-18
View Details
Ostmeyer, Regina
Reata Pinkerton Ward
B: 2000-09-21
D: 2018-09-17
View Details
Pinkerton Ward, Reata
Darrell Harvey
B: 1937-11-21
D: 2018-09-15
View Details
Harvey, Darrell
Dr. Kristina Booker, DVM
B: 1976-02-05
D: 2018-09-13
View Details
Booker, DVM, Dr. Kristina
Donald Smith
B: 1927-12-08
D: 2018-09-12
View Details
Smith, Donald
Jerry Houghton
B: 1958-11-01
D: 2018-09-10
View Details
Houghton, Jerry
Dallas Jackson
B: 1929-03-27
D: 2018-09-06
View Details
Jackson, Dallas
Larry Schertz
B: 1942-12-15
D: 2018-09-06
View Details
Schertz, Larry
Charlotte Haller
B: 1918-05-20
D: 2018-09-04
View Details
Haller, Charlotte
Theresa Perkins
B: 1956-10-07
D: 2018-08-28
View Details
Perkins, Theresa
Carol Albers
B: 1938-02-19
D: 2018-08-22
View Details
Albers, Carol
Betty Trail
B: 1927-06-24
D: 2018-08-22
View Details
Trail, Betty
William Robinson
B: 1930-07-05
D: 2018-08-19
View Details
Robinson, William
Judith Deiser
B: 1941-06-16
D: 2018-08-15
View Details
Deiser, Judith

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
190 S. Franklin Ave.
P.O. Box 391
Colby, KS 67701
Phone: (785) 462-2331
Fax: (785) 462-6242

Funeral Service Trends

The needs and expectations of our families are changing and we've responded with funeral service options tailored to these new expectations.

Two generations ago, traditional funerals (visitation, funeral service, and service at the cemetery) were common. It was what everyone expected.

But, as the demand for cremation services increased, there has been a shift in the types of services available. Many more families are choosing cremation and holding a memorial service afterwards. Family members and friends still came together to pay their respects to the deceased and find emotional support but they did so in less formal ways.

Today, another funeral service option, the celebration-of-life service, has become quite popular because there are no limits to the how, where, and when the life of a loved one can be celebrated. 

Thinking about Your Funeral Service Options

The arrangements you make will be influenced by the lifestyle of your deceased family member; the time of year, your budget, and the number of people in attendance. But you don't have to think about it all on your own; we're here to help. That's what we do; it's our passion to help families celebrate the life of their loved one. Just reach out to us; let us know what you'd like, and we'll tell you how we can assist you. 

Let's Talk

We invite you to learn how helpful we can be – just pick up the phone and call us.