August 13th, 2012
Leroy Otto Bauer, 84, passed away Aug. 12, 2012 at Memorial Hospital of Texas County.
The son of Otto and Erna (Bartels) Bauer, he was born Oct. 14, 1927 on the family farm north of Guymon.
Leroy served in the US Army as a Sergeant from 1950-1953. He was united in marriage to Irene Burgess on July 27, 1954 in Raton, N.M.
They made their home on the farm north of Guymon until moving into town in 1981. Farming was Leroyâ€™s passion and livelihood and he continued to be active as his health permitted.
He was always happiest when he was out on the farm.
Ted Summers, 74, passed away Monday morning, Aug. 13, 2012 at Northwest Texas Hospital, Amarillo, Texas.
The Summers family will receive friends at the Henson-Novak Funeral Home, 501 NW Fifth, on Wednesday evening, Aug. 15, from 7:30-9:30 p.m.
Funeral services will be Thursday afternoon,. August 16th, 2:00 PM at Victory Memorial United Methodist Church with Rev. Gary Holdeman, pastor, officiating. Interment will follow in Elmhurst Cemetery.
Friends may sign the online guestbook and send condolences at www.hensonnovak.com.
Richard (Dick) Couch, 69, died Sunday, July 29, 2012 at Buena Vista, Colo.
Richard Dee Couch was born to Kathryn and Morris Couch on Feb. 25, 1943 in Kansas City, Mo. Dick attended Guymon, Oklahoma schools, attended Oklahoma State University and graduated from Panhandle State University in Goodwell. Dick was married to Sharon Taggart. He worked as a licensed counselor in Oklahoma, Venzuela, Hawaii and Buena Vista.
Leroy O. Bauer, 84, of Guymon passed away early Sunday, Aug. 12 at Memorial Hospital of Texas County.
Funeral arrangements are pending and will be announced by Henson-Novak Funeral Directors of Guymon.
Two years is a long time for injuries from an accident to stick around, and Hardesty resident Gary Cooper and his wife, Lisa, know this all too well.
Clarence LaVerne Gaylord, son of Chauncey Earle and Edna Mae (Mitchell) Gaylord was born Dec. 16, 1927 in Dewey County, east of Seiling, Okla. He departed Tuesday evening, Aug. 7, 2012 at his home in Salina, Kan. at the age of 84.
LaVerne attended Seiling public school and graduated from high school with the Class of 1946.Â He furthered his education at OSU in Stillwater, Okla. and Panhandle A & M in Goodwell, where he studied Agriculture Economics.
Bill M Logsdon, age 91, of Gruver, Texas, died Friday, July 27, 2012, at Hansford Manor in Spearman, Texas.
Memorial services were held at 11 a.m. Monday, July 30, at Gruver United Methodist Church with Pastor Steve Chappell officiating. Burial was in Gruver Cemetery.
Mr. Logsdon was born Feb. 4, 1921 in Nash, Okla. to Joe Logsdon and Lyda Waterbury Logsdon. He moved with his family to Hitchland in 1931. There his father managed a grain elevator before buying land and becoming a farmer.
Johanna Moen, 95, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2012, at Southwest Medical Center in Liberal.
Johanna was born on April 3, 1917 in Bemis, S.D. to Johanna (TeKroney) and Herman M. TeBeest.Â She was the youngest of their children.Â
Johanna moved with her family to the Oslo community, south of Guymon, in 1934.Â She was united in marriage to Henry Moen at the Oslo Lutheran Church parsonage on August 12, 1938.Â Henry and Johanna moved from the Oslo community to Guymon in 1947.Â A son, Gary Wayne was born in 1948.
Several times each year, area businesses, the Guymon Ambassadors and Oklahoma Panhandle State University alumni put on barbecue and breakfast meet-and-greets for Aggie teams. On Saturday, Bank of the Panhandle gave the football and volleyball teams breakfast. A Saturday evening barbecue fed all 147 football players, the volleyball team, coaching staffs and others. The business sponsors include United Supermarket, Mr. Burger, Hunnyâ€™s, Yesterdayâ€™s Diner, College Corner and Frito Lay. Several alumni and parents of players baked for the feast.
TYRONEâ€”The Lady Devils brought a championship and four wins home to Texhoma from the Tyrone Softball Tournament Saturday.
The Lady Devils opened and closed the tourney with Boise City, beating the Lady Wildcats 9-4 in the opener and crushing them 18-1 in the finale.
Boise City finished second in the tournament, Goodwell-Yarborough third, Tyrone fourth, Guymon junior varsity fifth and Turpin sixth.
Texhoma won four games, Boise City three, Goodwell-Yarborough two and Tyrone one. The other teams did not win any games.