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Richard Mann

Services were planned for Saturday for Richard L. Mann, 84, Cedar Point, who died March 16, 2021, at Stormont Vail, Topeka.

He was born Aug. 27, 1936, in Florence, to Frederick and Gladys (Russel) Mann.

On May 19, 1957, he married Dolores N. Maxwell in Admire. They shared 60 years of marriage before her death Nov. 13, 2017.

Richard and Dolores moved to Cedar Point where they made a lifetime of farming and raising their family. Richard and Dolores spent many hours traveling and watching their children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren play sports.

Richard greatly enjoyed going to the Chase County Senior Center, and the friendships he had there. He also loved playing cards with family and friends. He was a member of Elmdale United Methodist Church.

Richard is survived by daughters Sonia (and husband, John) Koslosky of Bel Aire, Tony Mann of Cottonwood Falls, and Tammy (and husband, Jeff) Jirak of Marion; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife, parents, and brothers, Earl and Clifford.

Burial was in Cedar Point Cemetery with military honors.

Memorial donations may be made to Chase County Senior Center or Elmdale United Methodist Church, in care of Brown-Bennett-Alexander Funeral Home, P.O. Box 220, Cottonwood Falls, KS 66845.

Last modified March 24, 2021