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Obituaries from February 2002

Troy Douglas Sleeper (02/28/02)
Troy Douglas Sleeper, 37, of Independence, formerly of Sweet Springs, died Monday, Feb. 25, 2002, at Independence Regional Hospital in Independence. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m., Friday, March 1 at First Baptist Church in Sweet Springs. Rev. Jim West will officiate...
Charles L. Akeman (02/20/02)
Charles L. Akeman, 76, of Sweet Springs, died Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2002, at Good Shepherd Nursing Home in Concordia. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Friday, Feb. 22, at Moore Funeral Home in LaMonte. Rev. Gene Smith will officiate.
Leland E. Roll (02/19/02)
Leland E. Roll, 49, of Marshall, died Monday, Feb. 18, 2002, at University Hospital and Clinics in Columbia. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, Feb. 22, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall. William W. Harlow will officiate.
Margaret I. Callahan (02/19/02)
Margaret I. Callahan, 86, of Clinton, died Sunday, Feb. 17, 2002 at Golden Valley Memorial Hospital in Clinton. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 20, at Vansant-Mills Chapel in Clinton.
Sylvia O. Admire (02/19/02)
Sylvia O. Admire, 84, of Marshall, died Monday, Feb. 18, 2002, at Mar-Saline Manor in Marshall. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, Feb. 21, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall. Rev. Russ Johnson and William W. Harlow will officiate...
William Smith (02/18/02)
William Smith, 78, of Slater, died Saturday, Feb. 16, 2002, at H.S.T. Veterans Hospital in Columbia. Funeral arrangements are pending at Weiker Funeral Home in Slater.
Mabel E. Schupp (02/18/02)
Mabel E. Schupp, 78, of Stover, died Saturday, Feb. 16, 2002, at St. Mary's Health Center in Jefferson City. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 19, at Christ Lutheran Church in Stover. Rev. Duane Thompson will officiate.
Violet Esther Martin (02/18/02)
Violet Esther Martin, 88, of Slater, died Saturday, Feb. 16, 2002, at Columbus. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 19, at First Baptist Church in Slater. Pastor Robert Sisny will officiate.
Wilbur "Bill" Maurice Kueker (02/18/02)
Wilbur "Bill" Maurice Kueker, 76, of Sweet Springs, died Friday, Feb. 15, 2002, at Boone Hospital Center in Columbia. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 19, at Christ Lutheran Church in rural Sweet Springs. Rev. Walter O. Umbach will officiate...
Ida Ruth Kindred (02/18/02)
Ida Ruth Kindred, 74, of Platte City, died Thursday, Feb. 14, 2002, at North Kansas City Hospital in Kansas City. Funeral services were held at 10:30 a.m., Monday, Feb. 18, at Rollins Funeral Home in Platte City.
Opal E. Gowens (02/18/02)
Opal E. Gowens, 80, of Sweet Springs, died Friday, Feb. 15, 2002, at Sweet Springs Villa in Sweet Springs. Graveside services were held at 11 a.m., Monday, Feb. 18, at Fairview Cemetery in Sweet Springs. Rev. Charles Ahlemann officiated.
Lillian Brandau Champion (02/18/02)
Lillian Brandau Champion, 89, of Marshall, died Friday, Feb. 15, 2002, at the Mar-Saline Manor Care Center in Marshall. Funeral services were held at 10:30 a.m., Monday, Feb. 18, at Gill Memorial Baptist Church in Marshall. Rev. Russ Johnson and Rev. Ernie Coleman officiated...
William Henry Jordan Smith (02/20/02)
William Henry Jordan Smith, 78, of Slater, died Saturday, Feb. 16, 2002, at the Harry S. Truman Veterans Hospital in Columbia. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 23, at Abbotts Chapel United Methodist Church in Slater. Rev. Jerry Geisert will officiate...
Mary Caroline Wilcox (02/21/02)
Mary Caroline Wilcox, 93, of Harlingen, Texas, formerly of Marshall, died Saturday, Feb. 16, 2002. Cremation. Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Feb. 22, at Canterbury Court in Harlingen.
Ruby F. McCune (02/28/02)
Ruby F. McCune, 82, of Marshall, died Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2002, at Truman Lake Manor in Lowry City. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m., Friday, March 1, at the Sweeney-Reser-Wills Funeral Home in Marshall. Rev. Russ Johnson will officiate.
Lois M. Rank (02/27/02)
Lois M. Rank, 86, of Clinton, formerly of Slater, died Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2002, at the Westwood Nursing Home in Clinton. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., on Friday, March 1, at Weiker Funeral Home in Slater. Rev. Bruce Snyder will officiate.
Ruby F. McCune (02/27/02)
Ruby F. McCune, 82, of Marshall, died Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2002, at Truman Lake Manor in Lowry City. Funeral arrangements are pending under the direction of the Sweeney-Riser-Wills Funeral Home in Marshall.
Lois M. Rank (02/26/02)
Lois M. Rank, 86, of Clinton, formerly of Slater, died Monday, Feb. 25, 2002, at Westwood Nursing Home in Clinton. Funeral arrangements are pending at Weiker Funeral Home in Slater.
Laura Thomas Shepard (02/25/02)
Laura Thomas Shepard, 81, of rural Gilliam, died Friday, Feb. 22, 2002, at the Columbia Regional Hospital in Columbia. Cremation. Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 26, at Trinity Episcopal Church in Marshall. Father William J. Fasel will officiate...
Mary Evie Hoffmeyer (02/25/02)
Mary Evie Hoffmeyer, 82, of Slater, died Saturday, Feb. 23, 2002 at the Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 27, at the Weiker Funeral Home in Slater. Rev. Tommy Barrett will officiate.
Valarie A. Bagnell (02/25/02)
Valarie A. Bagnell, 45, of West Deptford, N.J., died Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2002. Funeral services were held in Illinois. McGuinness Funeral Home in Woodbury, N.J., was in charge of arrangements.
Earl H. Hicks (02/22/02)
Earl H. Hicks, 86, of Springfield, formerly of Marshall, died Thursday, Feb. 21, 2002, at Christian Health Care West in Springfield. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 23, with Masonic services at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall. Rev. Steven C. Burbee will officiate...
Laura Thomas Shepard (02/22/02)
Laura Thomas Shepard, 81, of Gilliam, died Friday, Feb. 22, 2002, at the Columbia Regional Hospital in Columbia. Funeral arrangements are pending at Weiker Funeral Home in Slater.
Margaret E. Price (02/22/02)
Margaret E. Price, 95, of Chandler, Ariz., formerly of Saline County, died Saturday, Feb. 9, 2002, at Pennington Gardens in Chandler. Funeral arrangments are pending at Weiker Funeral Home in Slater.
Earl H. Hicks (02/21/02)
Earl H. Hicks, 86, of Springfield, formerly of Marshall, died Thursday, Feb. 21, 2002, at Christian Health Care West in Springfield. Arrangements are pending at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall.
Herbert H. Bertram (02/18/02)
Herbert H. Bertram, 84, of Concordia, formerly of Camdenton, died Friday, Feb. 15, 2002, at Lutheran Nursing Home in Concordia. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 20, at Berg Mortuary Chapel in Concordia. Pastor Dan Kaffenburger will officiate...
Sylvia Admire (02/18/02)
Sylvia Admire, 84, of Marshall, died Monday, Feb. 18, 2002, at Mar-Saline Manor in Marshall. Funeral arrangements are pending at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall.
Richard L. Benham Jr. (02/15/02)
Richard L. Benham Jr., 71, of Chicago, Ill., formerly of Marshall, died Saturday, Feb. 10, 2002, at his home in Chicago. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Sunday Feb. 17, at the Mt. Olive Baptist Church in Marshall.
Stella A. Hellwege (02/07/02)
Stella A. Hellwege, 90, of Marshall, died Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2002 at Big Bend Retreat in Slater. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, at Our Redeemer Lutheran Church in Marshall. Rev. Douglas A. Dubisar will officiate.
Alben W. Barkley "Al" Crowell (02/07/02)
Alben W. Barkley "Al" Crowell, 76, of Waverly, died Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2002 at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, Feb. 9, at Waverly Christian Church in Waverly. Rev. Mike Koch will officiate.
Larry J. Pollard (02/05/02)
Larry J. Pollard, 55, of Marshall, died Monday, Feb. 4, 2002, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 7, at First Christian Church in Marshall. Rev. Colby Smith will officiate.
Charles Everett O'Hara (02/05/02)
Charles Everett O'Hara, 89, of Chillicothe, died Monday, Feb. 4, 2002, at Hedrick Medical Center in Chillicothe. A mass of Christian burial will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 6, at St. Columban's Catholic Church in Chillicothe. A parish rosary will be held at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 5, at Lindley Funeral Home in Chillcothe...
Fern Eloise Morgan Soxman (02/04/02)
Fern Eloise Morgan Soxman, 70, of Springfield, died Friday, Feb. 1, 2002, at her home. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 5, at King's Way United Methodist Church in Springfield. Rev. Lee Soxman will officiate.
Eugene E. Smith (02/04/02)
Eugene E. Smith, 82, of Marshall, died Saturday, Feb. 2, 2002, at his home. Cremation. A memorial service will be held from 2 to 3 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 5, at Sweeney-Reser-Wills Funeral Home in Marshall.
Larry J. Pollard (02/04/02)
Larry J. Pollard, 55, of Marshall, died Monday, Feb. 4, 2002, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall. Arrangements are pending at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall.
Clarence Russell Mullins (02/04/02)
Clarence Russell Mullins, 69, of Sedalia, died Sunday, Feb. 3, 2002, at his home. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, in Memorial Park Cemetery in Sedalia. Rev. Bob Wasson will officiate.
Robert "Bob" Clark Gibbs (02/04/02)
Robert "Bob" Clark Gibbs, 73, of Marshall, died Saturday, Feb. 2, 2002, at The Living Center in Marshall. Memorial services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall. William W. Harlow will officiate.
Wilbert G. "Andy" Anderson (02/04/02)
Wilbert G. "Andy" Anderson, 86, of Marshall, formerly of Sedalia, died Sunday, Feb. 3, 2002, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall. Cremation. Memorial services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall. William W. Harlow will officiate...
Beth Parkhurst Stanley (02/01/02)
Beth Parkhurst Stanley, 34, of Kirksville, formerly of Marshall, died Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2002, at St. Luke's Hospital in Kansas City. Funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 2, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall. Rev. Vernon Maxted will officiate...
Phillip C. Nease (02/07/02)
Phillip C. Nease, 70, of Slater, died Thursday, Feb. 7, 2002, at Boone Hospital Center in Columbia. Funeral arrangements are pending at Weiker Funeral Home in Slater.
Winona C. "Winnie" Markovich (02/07/02)
Winona C. "Winnie" Markovich, 80, of Slater, died Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2002, at the South Miami Hospital in Miami, Fla. Funeral arrangements are pending at Weiker Funeral Home in Slater.
Deva Monk Ballinger (02/15/02)
Deva Monk Ballinger, 75, of Washington, formerly of Marshall, died Friday, Feb. 15, 2002, at St. John's Mercy Hospital in Washington. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, Feb. 18, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall.
Mabel L. Cromwell (02/14/02)
Mabel L. Cromwell, 80, of Kearney, died Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2002, at Liberty Hospital in Liberty. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, Feb. 16, at Fry Funeral Home in Kearney.
Kenneth R. Berry (02/12/02)
Kenneth R. Berry, 86, of Gilliam, died Saturday, Feb. 9, 2002, at Boone Hospital Center in Columbia. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 13, at Weiker Funeral Home in Slater. Rev. Albert Oetman will officiate.
Richard L. Benham Jr. (02/12/02)
Richard L. Benham Jr., 71, of Chicago, Ill., formerly of Marshall, died Saturday, Feb. 10, 2002 in Chicago. Funeral arrangements are pending at H.T. May and Son Funeral Home in Marshall.
Marvin Davis (02/11/02)
Marvin Davis, 75, of Marshall, died Sunday, Feb. 10, 2002, at Bothwell Regional Health Center in Sedalia. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 13, at Southside Assembly of God Church in Marshall. William W. Harlow will officiate.
Phillip O. Nease (02/08/02)
Phillip O. Nease, 70, of Slater, died Thursday, Feb. 7, 2002, at Boone Hospital Center in Columbia. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, Feb. 9, at Weiker Funeral Home in Slater. Rev. Jerry Scott will officiate.
Loren Willard "Windy" Montgomery (02/08/02)
Loren Willard "Windy" Montgomery, 77, formerly of Marshall, died Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2002, at Baptist Hospital in Kansas City. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, at the Montgomery-Viets Chapel in Buffalo. Rev. Robert Long will officiate...
Winona C. "Winnie" Markovich (02/08/02)
Winona C. "Winnie" Markovich, 80, of Slater, died Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2002, at South Miami Hospital in Miami, Fla. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, Feb. 11, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Slater. Father Phil Kane will officiate.
Stella A. Hellwege (02/08/02)
Stella A. Hellwege, 90, of Marshall, died Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2002 at Big Bend Retreat in Slater. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, at Our Redeemer Lutheran Church in Marshall. Rev. Douglas A. Dubisar will officiate.
Mary Louise Campbell (02/08/02)
Mary Louise Campbell, 83, of Marshall, died Friday, Feb. 8, 2002, at Big Bend Retreat in Slater. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 12, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall.
Norvell E. "Shorty" Warner (02/07/02)
Norvell E. "Shorty" Warner, 84, of Marshall, died Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2002, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall. Graveside service will be held at 1:30 p.m., Friday, Feb. 8, in Slater City Cemetery in Slater. Rev. N. Paul Callahan will officiate.
Bernhard "Ben" Frederick Bargfrede (02/01/02)
Bernhard "Ben" Frederick Bargfrede, 88, of rural Blackburn, died Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2002, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, Feb. 2, at Our Redeemer Lutheran Church in Marshall. Pastor Fred C. Hertwig will officiate...