Funeral services for John R.Eich, 48, Lexington will be at 10:00 a.m. today, June 1, 2002 at the Reynolds-Love Chapel in Lexington with Fr. Don Buhrman officiating. Burial will be at the St. Ann's Cemetery, Lexington.

John died Wednesday, May 29, 2002 at Plum Creek Care Center in Lexington. He had been a resident there since October 2001, after moving back from a 7 year stay in Cabot, Arkansas. He had been fighting a battle with brain tumors.

John was born July 29, 2953 in Lexington to Marilyn Joan Eich. He attended schools in Lexington and graduated from St. Ann's High School in 1972. He enjoyed rodeos, camping and anything to do with the outdoors.

Survivors include his daughter, Stacy Leigh Eich of Wyoming; mother and stepĀ­ father, Marilyn (Keith) Pearson, Cozad; four sisters, Pam (Jerry) Ward, Dannebrog, Pat Scheuffele and Karen Pearson, both of Lexington and Jackie (Bob) Ogg, Madrid, one brother, Keith D. Pearson, Lexington and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, John H. and Hattie (Pruden) Eich; one uncle, Lyonel Eich; and one niece, Tricia Scheuffele.

Memorials are suggested to the Eich family.

Reynolds-Love Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


A funeral Mass for Roland James Kjar, 43, of Paola, Kansas will be conducted today, Saturday, October 26, 1996, at 10:00 a.m. at the Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Paola with Rev. Joe Cramer officiating. Interment will be in the Paola Cemetery.

Roland died unexpectedly Wednesday, October 23, 1996 at his home at rural Paola.

He was born August 25, 1953, at Lexington, to Carl and Lea (Gillen) Kjar. He attended school in Lexington and graduated from St. Ann's High School with the Class of 1972. He later attended a mechanic technical school.

He was married September 7,1973, at Overland Park, Kansas, to Debbie Sloan. They made their home at Gardner, Kansas, before moving to the Hillsdale area 16 years ago.

Roland had been a mechanic for the Miami County Highway Department for more than 10 years. He was a member of the Holy Trinity Catholic Church and loved to farm and work on machinery.

Survivors include his wife Debbie (Sloan) Kjar; three sons, Brian Kjar, stationed with the Air Force in Colorado Springs, Colorado, Chris Kjar and Andy Kjar both of Paola; his parents, Carl and Lea Kjar of Lexington, two brothers, Dean Kjar of Wood River, and Carl Kjar; three sisters, Jan Jacquot and Sherry Wood of Colorado and Kathy Hoffeber of Lexington; his three year oldgrandson, Kyle Kjar; and his daughter-in-law, Laurie Kjar.

Contributions may be made to the.Roland Kjar Memorial Fund for his children.

Wilson and Sons Mortuary of Paola is in charge of the arrangements.

Maiden Name: Gonzalez


Terry Jo Young 34, died Sunday, October 4, 1987, at Cozad hospital. She was born September 11,1953, in Cozad to Leo and Andrea Barron Gonzalez. She graduated from St. Ann's High School in 1972 and worked for Excel, Inc. at Darr.

Survivors include two sons, Dustin and Brock Young of Lexington; her parents, three brothers, Bob, Leo Jr. and Ray of Lexington, nine sisters, Mary Jane Wind, Frances Gonzalez, Dawn Mettenbrink and Angela Sund all of Lexington; Eleanor Rensink of Harlan, Iowa; Annette Shelor and Monica Gonzalez, both of Denver, Colorado; Genevieve Nichekson of Lenexa, Kansas; and Bernadette Schwarz of Ft. Collins, Colorado.

She was preceded in death by her grandparents, a brother and a sister.

Mass of Christian Burial was Wednesday at 10:00 a.m. at St. Ann's Catholic Church in Lexington with the Rev. Ray Kosmicki officiating. Burial was in St. Ann's Cemetery.

A memorial has been established to her family.

Maiden Name: McCarthy

Janet McCarthy Mondragon

A 1972 St. Ann's High School graduate, Janet (McCarthy) Mondragon, 32, died Tuesday, August 12, 1986 of injuries suffered in an auto accident near Dexter, New Mexico.

Services were to be held Saturday August, 16th, in Dexter.

At press time Friday tentative plans were for Rosary to be held Sunday, August 17th at 8:00 p.m., at Reynolds-Love Chapel in Lexington and Mass of the Christian Burial to be held Monday August 18, 10:30 a.m. at Christ the King Catholic Church in Cozad with the Rev. Thomas Mullowney officiating. Interment will be in St. Ann's Catholic Cemetery, Lexington. Reynolds-Love Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

A memorial for Mrs. Mondragon's children has been set up at Farmers State Bank in Lexington.

Survivors include her husband, George and four children, Anthony 11, Heidi 9, Neil 6 and Ernie 4, all of Dexter; mother, Mrs. Frances McCarthy of Cozad; two sisters, Mrs. Harley (Mary) Nichelson of Eustis and Patricia, who resides in a western state; five brothers, Jerry of Dover, Ohio, Tom of Scottsbluff, Nebraska, Joe of Fargo, North Dakota, Neil of Palisade, Nebraska and John of Olathe, Kansas.