McPherson County Covid-19 Update

McPherson County Health Department reports 313 total cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in McPherson County. 288 of the total cases have now met recovery guidelines set forth by the KDHE or have passed away. There is one current hospitalization and three deaths. MCHD is confirming medical records on two other deaths before listing them in our numbers. MCHD would like to send our thoughts and prayers to the families suffering loss. Updated case data includes: • New cases since last public release: 10 • Asymptomatic: 28 • Cases with unknown exposure: 127 • Cases 60 years old and above: 80

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Obituary: Patricia “Patty” Anderson

Patricia “Patty” E. Anderson, 63, of McPherson, KS, passed away peacefully on Sunday, October 11, 2020, with her family by her side at Ascension-Via Christi St. Francis RMC, Wichita. She retired from Pfizer where she was a light tester.   Patty was born on October 14, 1956, in Germany, the daughter of Harold and Eleanore (Crocker) Debenham.  She graduated from Abilene High School (Abilene, KS) and Bethany College (Lindsborg, KS).  On May 9, 1981, Patty was united in marriage to Jerry Wayne Anderson in Abilene.  This union was blessed with two sons, Thomas “Tom” and Cody.  Jerry preceded Patty in death on January 6, 2016, and Cody

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McPherson County 911

10/09/20 McPherson EMS, FD, & PD responded to a report of a Structure Fire on N Grimes St in McPherson.  McPherson PD responded to a report of Stalking/Harassment/Threat on S Maple St in McPherson.  McPherson PD responded to a report of a Suspicious/Wanted Person on E Kansas Ave in McPherson.  McPherson EMS & FD responded to a report of a Fire Alarm (Commercial) on E Kansas Ave in McPherson.  McPherson SO & Moundridge EMS responded to a report of Domestic Violence on 18th Ave in McPherson.  McPherson PD responded to a report of Attempted Suicide on S Main St in

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