MANKATO – Lloyd Lester Lesley Jr. joined Jesus in Heaven on Thursday March 19th, 2020 at Jewell County Hospital. He was born on April 3rd, 1925 in Beloit, KS to Lloyd Lesley and Ressa (Davis) Lesley.
SALINA – Lawrence Mathew Pahls was born on the family farm west of Tipton, Kansas on February 16, 1933 to Casper P. and Anna (Junk) Pahls. Lawrence passed away peacefully at his home in Salina, Kansas on March 16, 2020 at the age of 87.
GLEN ELDER – Steven Lyle McPeak was born on August 25, 1950, the first-born son of Lyle Eugene and Shirley Rose (Miller) McPeak. He departed this life at the age of 69 on March 19, 2020, at Mitchell County Hospital.
BELOIT – On Saturday, March 21, 2020, Wayne J. Broeckelman, husband and father, passed away because of advanced cancer at the age of 78 years in Beloit, Kansas. He was born November 23, 1941 in Quinter, Kansas to Herman and Catherine (Bierman) Broeckelman. He moved with his family to Esbon, Kansas as a young boy. He attended school in Esbon, graduating in 1959. In 1962, Wayne married Joan Lamb at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Esbon. They lived briefly in Beloit and in Esbon, before taking residence at their farm west of Esbon in 1970, where he lived to this day.
BELOIT – Steven McPeak, age 69 of Beloit, died Thursday, March 19, 2020 at the Mitchell County Hospital. Funeral arrangements are pending. Roberts Family Funeral Service is in charge of arrangements.