Obituary: Christopher “Skip” Robert Embrey

Christopher “Skip” Robert Embrey, 53, of rural Lindsborg, KS, and formerly of McPherson, KS, passed away on Friday, March 13, 2020, at his home in rural Lindsborg.  He was a self-employed painting contractor. Chris was born on January 3, 1967, in Le Mars, Iowa, the son of Lewis L. and Janice L. (Kelley) Embrey.  He graduated from McPherson High School in 1985. He was a member of the First Christian Church, McPherson. Survivors include: his parents, Lewis and Janice Embrey of Claflin, KS; a brother, Dennis Embrey (Shannan Souder) of McPherson, KS; a sister, Connie Stark (Claus) of Smithville, MO; two nieces

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McPherson Hospital and Health Department Joint COVID-19 Statement

March 14, 2020 McPherson, Kansas In following proper internal, local, and state protocol, on Thursday, March 12, 2020, McPherson Hospital began assessing patients who had presented with respiratory symptoms consistent with the coronavirus (COVID-19). At this time, there has been no identified risk to the community, nor any positive cases. As your community hospital and public health department, we feel prepared in the event of any patient presenting to the McPherson Hospital who reports with the associated symptoms of COVID-19 or as a person under investigation (PUI). We have reviewed both internal policies and procedures from the Centers for Disease

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