Places

  • Dodge City is also known as: Ford County / Dodge City city.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Paul J. Morrison (lawyer and attorneys in the united states), David A. R. White (actor and film producer), Robert Delpino (american football player), Mitch Brian (screenwriter and film producer), Joshua Carmichael (actor), Nick Holmes (actor), and Dustin Ferguson (film director and film editor).

History

Dodge City is a city in, and the county seat of, Ford County, Kansas, United States. Named after nearby Fort Dodge, the city is famous in American culture for its history as a wild frontier town of the Old West. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 27,340. The first settlement of non-indigenous people in the area that became Dodge City was Fort Mann. Built by civilians in 1847, Fort Mann was intended to provide protection for travelers on the Santa Fe Trail. Fort Mann collapsed in 1848 after an Indian attack. In 1850, the U. S. Army arrived to provide protection in the region and constructed Fort Atkinson on the old Fort Mann site. The army abandoned Fort Atkinson in 1853. Military forces on the Santa Fe Trail were reestablished farther north and east at Fort Larned in 1859, but the area around what would become Dodge City remained vacant until after the Civil War. In 1865, as the Indian Wars in the West began heating up, the army constructed Fort Dodge to assist Fort Larned in providing protection on the Santa Fe Trail. Fort Dodge remained in operation until 1882. The town of Dodge City can trace its origins to 1871 when rancher Henry J. Sitler built a sod house west of...

The official website for the city of Dodge City is http://www.dodgecity.org/.

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Dodge City Obituaries

It was disclosed by Canon City Daily Record on December 23rd, 2015 that Wanda F Vasil (Freeman) died in Canon City, Colorado.  Ms. Vasil was 93 years old and was born in Dodge City, KS.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Wanda F's life.

It was disclosed by Hutchinson News on November 27th, 2015 that Robert E Meanor perished in Dodge City, Kansas.  Meanor was 82 years old and was born in Hartwick, PA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Robert E's life.

It was written by Hutchinson News on November 17th, 2015 that Virginia Downing (Israel) passed on in Dodge City, Kansas.  Ms. Downing was 74 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Virginia's life.

It was written by Hutchinson News on November 16th, 2015 that Rick Keas passed on in Dodge City, Kansas.  Keas was 66 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Rick's life.

It was disclosed by Hutchinson News on November 16th, 2015 that JoEllyn "Jody" Lubbers (Peintner) perished in Dodge City, Kansas.  Ms. Lubbers was 77 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor JoEllyn "Jody"'s life.

It was disclosed by Topeka Capital-Journal on November 13th, 2015 that Grant N Sr Vickery passed on in Dodge City, Kansas.  Vickery was 72 years old and was born in Grand Rapids, MI.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Grant N Sr's life.

It was noted by Hutchinson News on November 13th, 2015 that Jerold Wayne Dr "Jerry" Ketner perished in Dodge City, Kansas.  Ketner was 81 years old and was born in Allentown, PA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Jerold Wayne Dr "Jerry"'s life.

It was noted by Hutchinson News on November 12th, 2015 that Thomas D Martin passed away in Dodge City, Kansas.  Martin was 83 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Thomas D's life.

It was noted by Hutchinson News on November 11th, 2015 that Joy "LaVerne" Donavan (Corbet) passed away in Dodge City, Kansas.  Ms. Donavan was 83 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Joy "LaVerne"'s life.

It was written on November 11th, 2015 that Myrl Evelyn Penka (Hall) died in Manistee, Michigan.  Ms. Penka was 96 years old and was born in Dodge City, KS.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Myrl Evelyn's life.

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Burkhart Ziegler Funeral Chapels

Having served the community for over 70 years, we have been providing quality funerals for families throughout western Kansas. We have nurtured a sense of trust and confidence by providing qualified and dignified service during trying times.

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Burkhart Ziegler Funeral Chapels
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Maple Grove Cemetery Division
5423 21st Ave Ne
Dodge City, WA 98185
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Swaim Funeral Home Incorporated
5423 21st Ave Ne
Dodge City, WA 98185

Dodge City Funeral Home News

Multiple-fatality crash Tuesday night south of Arkansas City
Both were transported to Miller-Stahl Funeral Home in Newkirk. Quentin F. Bergkamp, 78, of Arkansas City, who was driving a 1997 Dodge pickup, was transported by Arkansas City EMS to South Central Kansas Medical Center, where he was treated and released ...
http://www.arkcity.net/articles/2010/10/30/news/city_news/doc4cc8356cede35140061478.txt

Obituary: E.L. Bud Simmons
Buds first job was with Swaim Funeral Home in Dodge City. He worked 16 years for Southwestern Bell ... He served as a captain in the Kansas National Guard.Bud was an avid antique car collector, was co-owner of Aunt Bs Restaurant in Pratt and ...
http://www.pratttribune.com/newsnow/x1543350061/Obituary-E-L-Bud-Simmons

Two killed, three injured in Tuesday night crash near state line
Both were transported to Miller-Stahl Funeral Home in Newkirk. The injured are Quentin F. Bergkamp, 78, and Carolyn M. Bergkamp, 64, both of Arkansas City; and Emily C. Bergkamp, 30, of Manhattan. All three were taken by ambulance to South Central Kansas ...
http://www.arkcity.net/articles/2010/10/28/news/doc4cc86fdc52e6c797886113.txt

Two die in head-on accident near state line
Both were transported to Miller-Stahl Funeral Home in Newkirk. The injured are Quentin F. Bergkamp, 78, and Carolyn M. Bergkamp, 64, both of Arkansas City; and Emily C. Bergkamp, 30, of Manhattan. All three were taken by ambulance to South Central Kansas ...
http://www.winfieldcourier.com/articles/2010/10/27/news/news/doc4cc85b3b1b881276288669.txt

Names released in wreck on 77 Tuesday night
Both men were taken to Miller-Stahl Funeral Home in Newkirk. Neither man was wearing a seat belt. Quentin F. Bergkamp, 78, Ark City, was the driver of the 1997 Dodge pickup involved ... were hurt in a collision at the Kansas-Oklahoma border just south of ...
http://www.newscow.net/story.php?StoryID=4503

Tributes for Oct. 23
Funeral services for John ... Betty was born Sept. 5, 1921, in Jewel County, Kansas, to Floyd and Grace (Hathway) Lytle. She grew up in the Jewel County area and attended country school, and then high school in Dodge City, Kan. Leaving school because of ...
http://www.greeleytribune.com/article/20101023/OBIT/101029887/1047/OBIT&parentprofile=

Swaim Funeral Home : Dodge City, Kansas (KS)
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Burkhart-Ziegler Funeral Chapel : Dodge City, Kansas (KS)
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Dodge City Funeral Homes and funeral services in Kansas
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Dodge City Coop
He married Pauline Diehl on October 12, 1947 in Dodge City, she survives. ... in care of Swaim Funeral Home 1901 Sixth Ave Dodge City, Kansas 67801. ...
http://www.dodgecitycoop.com/index.cfm?show=10&mid=72

Hulpieu Swain Funeral Home Records, Dodge City, Ford County ...
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