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 reported by Hutchinson News on February 29th, 2016 that Winnie Darlene Burdett passed away in Dodge City, Kansas.  Burdett was 68 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Winnie Darlene's life.

It was noted by Hutchinson News on February 29th, 2016 that Donald Skinner passed away in Dodge City, Kansas.  Skinner was 90 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Donald's life.

It was revealed by Hutchinson News on February 29th, 2016 that Thomas J "Tom" Vogel passed away in Dodge City, Kansas.  Vogel was 74 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Thomas J "Tom"'s life.

It was revealed by Hutchinson News on February 26th, 2016 that Larry J Maurer passed away in Dodge City, Kansas.  Maurer was 85 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Larry J's life.

It was disclosed by Hutchinson News on February 23rd, 2016 that John Russell Alger passed away in Dodge City, Kansas.  Alger was 83 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor John Russell's life.

It was noted by Hutchinson News on February 23rd, 2016 that Nellie Trujillo (Torrez) passed away in Dodge City, Kansas.  Ms. Trujillo was 93 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Nellie's life.

It was reported by Hutchinson News on February 22nd, 2016 that Thomas M "Mac" Keeley passed on in Dodge City, Kansas.  Keeley was 87 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Thomas M "Mac"'s life.

It was written by Hutchinson News on February 22nd, 2016 that Janice A Riedlinger (Stegman) perished in Dodge City, Kansas.  Ms. Riedlinger was 76 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Janice A's life.

It was disclosed by Hutchinson News on February 21st, 2016 that Nathan Lee Jr Guinn died in Dodge City, Kansas.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Nathan Lee Jr's life.

It was written by Canon City Daily Record on February 16th, 2016 that Larry R Gall perished in Fremont Co, Colorado.  Gall was 80 years old and was born in Dodge City, KS.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Larry R'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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Dodge City, WA 98185
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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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