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John Ellis Armstrong, 72, died April 5, 2014 at The Shepherd's Center, Cimarron.  He was born on September 21, 1941 at Middletown, Ohio, the son of Donald and Delma (Ellis) Armstrong. On May 22, 1964 he married Vicky Oakes in Dodge City. John was the head women's basketball coach at St. Mary of The Plains College for several years, where he won the KCAC Championship five consecutive years.  He also won the NAIA Championship four years and was named coach of the year for five years.  John coached and taught at Dodge City High School for six years. Mr. Armstrong  coached and taught for a few years at Garden City Community College, where he lead the Broncbusters to a Western Division Jayhawk Conference title in 1991.   He also lead them to a Region 6 Tournament Championship, the first ever in school history.  John also coached GCCC at the National JUCO Tournament in Tyler, Texas in 1991.  He was the women's head coach at Dodge City Community College for one year. Mr. Armstrong also taught at Minneola, Dodge City and other high schools around the state.  John was also the co-owner of A&A exterminating in Dodge City. He was a member of the Dodge City Church of the Nazarene. John is survived by his wife Vicky Armstrong of the home;  two sons John Armstrong Jr. and wife Dawniel of   Dodge City and Dr. David Armstrong and wife Dr. Phuc of  San Antonio,Texas;  four grandchildren,  Ryan, Madison, Aspen and Max Armstrong;  two fur kids, Coal and Mandy; two brothers, Richard and Don Armstrong; and one sister, Donna Armstrong. Memorial service will be held at Cavalier Field on Saturday, April 19, 2014 at 12:00 PM with Rev. Michael Burns presiding. The family would like to invite everyone to join them after the service for a ball park picnic at Cavalier Field, if you would like to bring a side dish please call the Dodge City Church of the Nazarene at 225-5835.  There will be no visitation as cremation has taken place.  Memorials are suggested to the Sterling College Women's Basketball Program or Dodge City Church of The Nazarene both in care of the funeral home.  Thoughts and memories may be shared in the online guest book at www.swaimfuneralhome.com.   Read Obituary
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Layton Gleason, 78, died Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at the Pratt Regional Medical Center, Pratt. He was born February 12, 1936 on the family farm, near Spearville, the son of Vincent "Vinnie" and Esther Marie Liebl Gleason. He was a graduate of Spearville High School and a lifetime area resident. For many years he was a ranch foreman in the Kalvesta area. He was a member of St. Joseph Church, Greensburg, VFW and various rodeo organizations. He served in the United States Army where he was a heavy equipment operator. On January 26, 1961, he married Sue Morehead at Clayton, New Mexico. Survivors include: his wife, Greensburg; a son, Tim and wife Pam, Cimarron; a daughter, Tammy Peterson and husband Tom, Cimarron; 4 brothers, Ronnie and wife Janice, Offerle, Jim and wife Phyllis, Manhattan, Kansas, Tim, Phoenix, Arizona and Ted, Halstead; 4 sisters, Miriam Komarek, Spearville, Carolyn Degnan, Ashland, Nancy Winget, Bartlesville, Oklahoma and Mary Smith and husband John, Cimarron; 2 grandchildren, Cory Gleason and Camron Peterson; and numerous nephews and nieces. He was preceded in death by his parents, a grandson, Ty Gleason, 3 nephews, Billy Joe Komarek, Jared Kaltenbach and Blake Stanley and 2 brothers-in-law, Richard Degnan and Robert Komarek. Funeral Mass will be 10:00 am Monday, April 21, 2014 at the Cathedral of Our Lady of Guadalupe, Dodge City, with Fr. Robert Schremmer presiding. Friends may call from noon to 6:00 pm Sunday at Ziegler Funeral Chapel, Dodge City. Burial will be in the Cimarron Cemetery, Cimarron, with full military rites by Howard Gotschall VFW Post 1714 and KSARNG. The family suggests memorials to the Ty Gleason Memorial Scholarship Fund or St. Joseph Church, Greensburg both in care of Ziegler Funeral Chapel, 1901 N. 14th Ave., Dodge City, Kansas 67801. Condolences may be sent to www.zieglerfuneralchapel.com. Read Obituary
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Leslie R. Houser, 93, died April 16, 2014 at his home in Dodge City. He was born on September 25, 1920 in Dodge City, KS the son of Clay and Alvina (Senger) Houser. Les is was lifetime resident of Dodge City. He graduated from Dodge City High School. Les served in the United States Air Force during World War II from 1942 to 1945. On March 16, 1943, he married Betty Aistrup in Dodge City. She preceded him in death on May 3, 1993. Les worked for the United States Weather Bureau for 39 years until his retirement. Les was a well known square dance caller and round dance cuer for over 50 years. He was a member of the First United Methodist Church and the Boothill Iris Club both of Dodge City. Les is survived by a sister, Velma Houser of Dodge City and many nieces and nephews. In an addition to his wife, Betty, Les is preceded in death by his parents. Funeral service will be held at Swaim Funeral Home in Dodge City on Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 10:30 AM with Rev. Lance Carrithers presiding. Burial will follow at Maple Grove Cemetery, Dodge City with military rites by Howard Gotschall Post #1714 V.F.W. and KSARNG Military Honors. Visitation will be at Swaim Funeral Home on Monday, April 21, 2014 from noon to 8:00 PM. Memorials are suggested to the American Heart Association in care of the funeral home. Thoughts and memories may be shared in the online guest book at www.swaimfuneralhome.com. Read Obituary
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Donald L. Patton, 71, died April 17, 2014 at Western Plains Medical Complex in Dodge City. He was born on March 14, 1943 at McMinnville, Oregon the son of James and Opal (Muntz) Patton. He was a master electrician and was the owner and operator of Don's Electric in Dodge City for over 40 years. Don married Patricia Weiser on November 20, 1977 in Dodge City, she survives. He was previously married to Betty Clanton. Donald enjoyed spending time with his family and friends in his spare time. He loved the great outdoors and had a real passion for fishing. He was a member of the First Southern Baptist Church of Dodge City. He is survived by his wife Patricia of the home; six daughters Genny Holden of Acworth, Georgia; Vickie Johnson of Ft. Worth, Texas; Shelly Hushbeck of Moundridge, Kansas; Chris Wiens of Summertown, Tennessee; Tonya Powell of Dodge City and Connie Workman of Summertown, Tennessee and four sons Donald Patton Jr. of Moundridge, Kansas; Randy Utley of Acworth, Georgia; John Rumsey of Offerle, Kansas; Josh Patton of Dana Point, California and a nephew Christopher Benson of Dodge City, Kansas. He is also survived by two sisters Jodi Scott of Cimarron, Kansas; Dorothy Davis of Dodge City and 39 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, two sisters and a granddaughter. A Memorial service will be held at Swaim Funeral Home on Monday, April 21, 2014 at 10:30 AM with Pastor Kirk Larson presiding. There will be no visitation as cremation has taken place. Memorials are suggested to the Donald L. Patton Memorial Fund in care of the funeral home. Thoughts and memories may be shared in the online guest book at www.swaimfuneralhome.com. Read Obituary
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Clara Robertson, 94, died April 16, 2014 at Good Samaritan Center in Dodge City. She was born on May 25, 1919 in Prowers County, Colorado, the daughter of George Henry and Anna Melvina (Kent) Fedde. Clara graduated from Sargent High School in Monte Vista, Colorado in 1937. On June 30, 1937, she married Fred Robertson in Sargent, Colorado. They lived in San Luis Valley until moving to Dodge City in 1946. In 1952, they moved to Ensign where they operated the Ensign Cafe until retiring in 1976, returning to Dodge City. In 1983, Clara moved to Cimarron where she worked at the Chaparral Cafe until her retirement in 2001. Clara returned to Dodge City to live with her daughter. In 2012, Clara became a resident of Good Samaritan Nursing Home. Clara is survived by two sons, B.L. Robertson and wife Roxanne of Fort Hancock, Texas and Leo Robertson and wife Grace Ann of Cimarron; two daughters, Marilyn Hickey of Weatherford, Texas and Charlene Graves and husband James of Dodge City; one son-in-law, Don Rohrbaugh and wife Pat of Pittsburg; 12 grandchildren, Troy and Janell Robertson and Nolan and Debbie Robertson all of Dodge City, Lisa and Brad Chalkley of Cimarron, Jenise and Darrell Kennener of Boyd, Texas, Lonnie and Lora Hickey and Jay and Darla Hickey all of Weatherford, Texas, Cara and Wade Scofield and Chera and Dave DeLisle all of Burnet, Texas; Cale and Belinda Robertson of Las Cruses, New Mexico, Colt and Cody Robertson both of Fort Hancock, Texas, and Dustin Graves of Pittsburg; 21 great grandchildren; and seven great-great grandchildren. In addition to her husband, Fred, Clara is preceded in death by her parents and one daughter Kathryn Rohrbaugh, son-in-law, Ronnie Hickey, daughter-in-law, Cindy Robertson; one brother, Lloyd Fedde; and two sisters, Thelma Turner and Enola Stockham. Funeral service will be held at Swaim Funeral Home, Dodge City on Saturday, April 19, 2014 at 10:30 AM with Mr. Jason Goetz presiding. Burial will follow at Cimarron Cemetery in Cimarron. Visitation will be at Swaim Funeral Home on Friday, April 18, 2014 from noon to 8:00 P.M.. Memorials are suggested to Wilroads Gardens Christian Church in care of the funeral home. Thoughts and memories may be shared in the online guest book at www.swaimfuneralhome.com. Read Obituary
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Jetmore- Charles R. (Chuck) Stroud, 71, passed away April 17, 2014 at his home in Jetmore, KS. He was born July 30, 1942 in Malvern, Iowa, the son of Robert Leland and Alma Francis Murphy Stroud. Moving to Southwestern KS in 1971, he was the jack of all trades having several different jobs. He was a golf course technician and he had numerous different jobs as an engineer in packing plants in Kansas and Nebraska. He also enjoyed working with mechanical refrigeration and was an avid tractor collector (Tired Iron). He was a very loving caring selfless man that put all others before him. On February 22, 1991 he married Amanda Rodriguez in Dodge City, KS. She survives. Other survivors include: two sons, Brian Stroud and companion Rita Gross, Dodge City and Kevin Stroud and wife Sondra, Spearville; two daughters, Kim Stroud and family friend Jill Meyer and Danielle Stroud, Dodge City; three brothers, Roger Stroud, Glenwood, Iowa, Phillip Stroud, Omaha, Nebraska, Steve Stroud, Thurman, Iowa; two sisters, Barbara Kiaman, Glenwood, Iowa, Kathie Cooper, Springfield, Nebraska; five grandchildren and one great grandchild. Cremation has taken place and a memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Tuesday at Beckwith Funeral home, Jetmore with Rev. Jeff Hiers presiding. Memorials may be given to the Boy Scouts/Spanish Peaks in care of Beckwith Funeral Home Box 663, Jetmore, KS 67854. Condolences may be left at www.beckwithfuneralhome.com Read Obituary
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