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Obituaries from June 2004

Genevieve Drake (06/30/04)
Genevieve Drake, 93, of North Kansas City, died Tuesday, June 29, 2004, at Big Bend Retreat in Slater. Funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Friday, July 2, at Reser Funeral Home in Warsaw. The family will receive friends from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Friday. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery in Warsaw. Memorials are suggested to First United Methodist Church in North Kansas City...
Oletha Giger (06/29/04)
Oletha Giger, 79, of Monroe, N.C., formerly of Slater, died Monday, June 28, 2004, at her home. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, July 2, at Slater City Cemetery. Debbie Roath will officiate. Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Friday at Weiker Funeral Home in Slater. Memorials are suggested to the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation...
Mearl Nathan Millard (06/29/04)
Mearl Nathan Millard, 84, of Marshall, died Monday, June 28, 2004, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall. Cremation. Visitation will be from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Friday, July 2, at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall. Memorials are suggested to the Parkinson's Disease Association...
Harley W. Mitchell (06/29/04)
Harley W. Mitchell, 85, of Marshall, died Monday, June 28, 2004, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, July 1, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall. Rev. Vernon Maxted will officiate. Visitation will be from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, June 30, at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall. Burial will be in Arrow Rock Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to Bethany Baptist Church or Arrow Rock Cemetery...
Robert H. "Bob" Potter (06/29/04)
Robert H. "Bob" Potter, 80, of Jefferson City, died Sunday, June 27, 2004, at Oak View Skilled Care Center in Jefferson City. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, July 2, at Houser-Millard Funeral Directors-Jefferson City Chapel. Rev. Murl Nash will officiate. Friends will be received from noon to 2 p.m. Friday at the chapel. Interment with full military honors will be in Riverview Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to the charity of donor's choice...
David Byron Sims (06/29/04)
David Byron Sims, 34, of rural Sweet Springs, died Saturday, June 26, 2004, in rural Sweet Springs. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 30, at First Christian Church in Sweet Springs. Rev. Gene Smith will officiate. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. ...
Mabel Hemme (06/28/04)
Mabel Hemme, 92, of Higginsville, formerly of Concordia, died Sunday, June 27, 2004, at Meyer Care Center in Higginsville. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 30, at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Concordia. Rev. Lee Hagan will officiate. ...
Fauneil Smith Hieronymus (06/28/04)
Fauneil Smith Hieronymus, 78, of Sedalia, died Thursday, June 24, 2004, at her home. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., Monday, June 28, at McLaughlin Funeral Chapel in Sedalia. Rev. Drew Hill officiated. Pallbearers were Bobbie Lee, Bill Morris, Jason R. ...
Col. (ret.) Edward Albert Owsley (06/28/04)
Col. (ret.) Edward Albert Owsley, 91, of Rolla, formerly of Marshall, died Monday, June 21, 2004, at his home. Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. Thursday, June 24, at Christ Episcopal Church in Rolla, under the direction of Null and Son Funeral Home in Rolla. Interment was in Rolla Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to Christ Episcopal Church, Phelps Regional Home Care or the charity of choice...
David Byron Sims (06/28/04)
David Byron Sims, 34, of rural Sweet Springs, died Saturday, June 26, 2004, in rural Sweet Springs. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 30, at First Christian Church in Sweet Springs. Rev. Gene Smith will officiate. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. ...
Petty Officer 2nd Class Timothy H. Sporleder (06/28/04)
Petty Officer 2nd Class Timothy H. Sporleder, 31, of Rota, Spain, formerly of Blue Springs, died Saturday, June 19, 2004, in Spain. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 29, at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall. William W. Harlow will officiate. Visitation will be from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Monday, June 28, at the funeral home. Burial with military rites at graveside will be in Bethlehem Cemetery in Saline County. Memorials are suggested to the Alzheimer's Association...
Christine S. Wekenborg (06/28/04)
Christine S. Wekenborg, 90, of Jefferson City, died Friday, June 25, 2004, at Capital Region Medical Center in Jefferson City. Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. Monday, June 28, at St. Peter Catholic Church in Marshall. Rev. Donald Lammers and Deacon Richard Luebbering officiated. ...
George Clyde Anthony (06/25/04)
George Clyde Anthony, 94, of Ashland, formerly of Marshall, died Wednesday, June 23, 2004 at University Hospital in Clinics in Columbia. Funeral services will be at held 10:30 a.m. Saturday, June 26, at Memorial Funeral Home in Columbia. Rev. Les Cassil will officiate. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, June 25, at the funeral home. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery in Columbia...
John H. O'Keefe (06/24/04)
John H. O'Keefe, 85, of Sedalia, died Tuesday, June 22, 2004, at his home. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, June 26, at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Sedalia. Father Vincent Hoying will officiate. The family will receive friends from 9 to 10 a.m. ...
Russell Warren Jones Sr. (06/23/04)
Russell Warren Jones Sr., 65, of Slater, died Tuesday, June 22, 2004, at University Hospital and Clinics in Columbia. Graveside services with military rites will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, June 24, at Sunset Gardens Cemetery in Marshall. Visitation will be from 10 to 10:45 a.m. Thursday at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall. Memorials are suggested to Butterfield Youth Services in care of Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall...
Dorothy Lucille Bowden (06/22/04)
Dorothy Lucille Bowden died June 12, 2004, after a short illness. She was born Feb. 11, 1914, to May and Clarence Sappington in Marshall, Missouri, where she resided most of her life. In 1984, she moved to Salisbury, Md., where she lived until her death. She was a member of St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church and the Humane Society of the United States...
Velma L. Hicks (06/22/04)
Velma L. Hicks, 88, of Marshall, died Monday, June 21, 2004, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, June 23, at Sweeney-Reser-Wills Funeral Home in Marshall. Rev. Russ Johnson will officiate. Organist Ramona Bullington will play "In the Garden" and "The Old Rugged Cross." Visitation will be from 1 to 2 p.m. ...
Russell Warren Jones Sr. (06/22/04)
Russell Warren Jones Sr., 67, of Slater, died Tuesday, June 22, 2004, at University Hospital and Clinics in Columbia. Funeral arrangements are pending at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall.
Daniel Martin (06/22/04)
Daniel Martin, 58, of Sugar Creek Township in Bellbrook, Ohio, died Sunday, June 20, 2004. Mass of Christian burial will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 23, at St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church in Kettering, Ohio. Prayers will be at 10:30 a.m. ...
Lester L. Smith (06/22/04)
Lester L. Smith, 82, of rural Marshall, died Monday, June 21, 2004, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday, June 24, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall. Rev. Jerry Scott will officiate. Visitation will be from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, June 23, at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall. Burial with military rites will be in Fairview Cemetery in Sweet Springs. Memorials are suggested to Olivet Free Will Baptist Church in Marshall...
Howard E. Bledsoe (06/21/04)
Howard E. Bledsoe, 77, of Marshall, died Friday, June 18, 2004, at Mar-Saline Manor Care Center in Marshall. Graveside services with military honors were held at 3:30 p.m. Monday, June 21, at Slater City Cemetery. Rev. Robert Sisney officiated. Memorials are suggested to the American Cancer Society in care of Weiker Funeral Home in Slater...
Velma L. Hicks (06/21/04)
Velma L. Hicks, 88, of Marshall, died Monday, June 21, 2004, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall. Funeral arrangements are pending under the direction of Sweeney-Reser-Wills Funeral Home in Marshall.
Alice F. Narron (06/21/04)
Alice F. Narron, 88, of Gilliam, died Sunday, June 20, 2004, at The Living Center in Marshall. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, June 23, at Gilliam Baptist Church. Rev. Chris Weber will officiate. Organist Bethany Weiker will play "When They Ring Those Golden Bells" and "How Great Thou Art." Visitation will be from 7 to 8 p.m. ...
Gussie "Gus" Weber Hurlburt (06/21/04)
Gussie "Gus" Weber Hurlburt, 94, of Marshall, formerly of Lee's Summit, died Thursday, June 17, 2004, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall. Funeral services were held at 3 p.m. Sunday, June 20, at Waverly Baptist Church. Pastor Mike Walker officiated and was the soloist, accompanied by organist June Hinz. ...
Willye D. Winston (06/21/04)
Willye D. Winston, 97, of Slater, died Friday, June 18, 2004, at Big Bend Retreat in Slater. Funeral services were held at 1:30 p.m. Monday, June 21, at Slater United Methodist Church. Rev. Jerry Geisert officiated. Organist Bethany Weiker accompanied Mary Lee Sisney as she sang "In the Garden" and "Beyond the Sunset." Pallbearers were Ronnie Bird, David Winston, Ralph Winston, Billy Winston, Dale Winston and Jake Winston. ...
Alissa Lehman (06/18/04)
Alissa Lehman, 36, of Columbia, formerly of Marshall, died Thursday, June 17, 2004, at her home. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, June 21, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall. William W. Harlow will officiate. Visitation will be from 12:30 to 2 p.m. Monday at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall. Burial will be in Slater City Cemetery in Slater. Memorials are suggested to the American Brain Tumor Association...
Mark E. Wilson (06/18/04)
Mark E. Wilson, 34, of Columbia, died Wednesday, June 16, 2004, at Boone Hospital Center in Columbia. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 19, at Nilson Funeral Home in Columbia. Phil Dooley will officiate. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, June 18, at the funeral home. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery in Columbia. Memorials are suggested to the Mark Wilson family in care of Nilson Funeral Home, 5611 St. Charles Road, Columbia, MO 65202...
Willye D. Winston (06/18/04)
Willye D. Winston, 97, of Slater, died Friday, June 18, 2004, at Big Bend Retreat in Slater. Funeral arrangements are pending at Weiker Funeral Home in Slater.
Mary E. Butterfield (06/17/04)
Mary E. Butterfield, 69, of Marshall, died Wednesday, June 16, 2004, at University Hospital and Clinics in Columbia. Graveside services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Friday, June 18, at Sunset Gardens Cemetery in Marshall. Visitation will be from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Friday at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall. Burial will be in Sunset Gardens Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to the American Lung Association...
Marvin F. Hartman (06/17/04)
Marvin F. Hartman, 83, of rural Marshall, died Wednesday, June 16, 2004, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, June 19, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Sweet Springs. Visitation will be from 6:30 to 8 p.m. ...
Lawrence Joseph Krebaum (06/17/04)
Lawrence Joseph Krebaum, 73, of Marshall, died Wednesday, June 16, 2004, at Boone Hospital Center in Columbia. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 19, at St. Peter Catholic Church in Marshall. Father Kevin Gormley will officiate. ...
Mary Butterfield (06/16/04)
Mary Butterfield, 69, of Marshall, died Wednesday, June 16, 2004, at University Hospital and Clinics in Columbia. Funeral arrangements are pending at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall.
Mary Ferguson Dewart (06/16/04)
Mary Ferguson Dewart, 86, of Lake Forest, Calif., died Friday, June 4, 2004, in Lake Forest. Burial was Wednesday, June 9, in Newport Beach, Calif. Born Dec. 23, 1917, in Marshall, she was the daughter of the late David Kennedy Ferguson and Mary Eleanor Barton. She grew up in Marshall and was a member of First Presbyterian Church, where her father was pastor for 40 years. In 1950, she married Gordon M. Dewart, who preceded her in death in 1968. She was a retired elementary school teacher...
Rev. John H. Rich Sr. (06/15/04)
Rev. John H. Rich Sr., 87, of Sweet Springs, died Sunday, June 13, 2004, at Harry S Truman Veterans Hospital in Columbia. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, June 18, at Yokum Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Malta Bend. Rev. ...
John Rich (06/14/04)
John Rich, 86, of Sweet Springs, died Sunday, June 13, 2004, at Harry S Truman Veterans Hospital in Columbia. Funeral arrangements are pending at H.T. May and Son Funeral Home in Marshall.
Martin J. Ward (06/14/04)
Martin J. Ward, 95, of Marshall, died Sunday, June 13, 2004, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 15, at First United Methodist Church in Marshall with Masonic services. Rev. Dave Huck will officiate. ...
Monsignor Francis Gerard Gillgannon (06/11/04)
Monsignor Francis Gerard Gillgannon, 75, of Kansas City, formerly of Marshall, died Saturday, June 5, 2004, at St. Joseph Health Center in Kansas City. Mass of Christian Burial was held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 9, at Cathedral of St. Joseph in Jefferson City. Burial was in Resurrection Cemetery in Jefferson City. Memorials are suggested to Little Sisters of the Poor, 8745 James A. Reed Road, Kansas City, MO 64138 or the charity of choice...
Ethel Lavon Elsea (06/10/04)
Ethel Lavon Elsea, 93, Cordova, Tenn., formerly of Sweet Springs, died Wednesday, June 9, 2004, at St. Francis Hospital in Bartlett, Tenn. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, June 12, at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Sweet Springs. ...
Ruth S. Berry (06/09/04)
Ruth S. Berry, 93, of San Antonio, Texas, formerly of Sedalia and Kansas City, died Saturday, June 5, 2004, in Texas. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, June 12, at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall. Rev. Tracy Cook will officiate. Graveside services will be held at noon Saturday at Sunset Gardens Cemetery in Marshall...
Joseph H. "Joe" Melies (06/09/04)
Joseph H. "Joe" Melies, 93, of Marshall, died Friday, June 4, 2004, at Bothwell Regional Health Center in Sedalia. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, June 8, at St. Peter Catholic Church in Marshall. Father Kevin Gormley will officiate. ...
Harold Joe "Dizzy" Boggs (06/08/04)
Harold Joe "Dizzy" Boggs, 63, of New Franklin, died Monday, June 7, 2004, at his home. Graveside services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Thursday, June 10, at Arrow Rock Cemetery in Arrow Rock. William W. Harlow will officiate. Visitation will be from 1 to 2 p.m. Thursday at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall. Pallbearers will be Mike Boggs, Kyle Boggs, Bruce Boggs, Curtis Bright, Kerwin Moody, Roy Alley, Stephen Alley and Gary Alley. Memorials are suggested to the family's choice...
R.C. "Bob" Melies (06/08/04)
R.C. "Bob" Melies, 88, of Marshall, died Monday, June 7, 2004, at Mar-Saline Manor Care Center in Marshall. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, June 10, at St. Peter Catholic Church in Marshall. Father Kevin Gormley and Deacon Joe Mitchell will officiate. ...
John James "J.J." Aulgur (06/07/04)
John James "J.J." Aulgur, 82, of Jefferson City, formerly of Saline County, died Friday, June 4, 2004, at Harry S Truman Memorial Veterans Hospital in Columbia. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Monday, June 7, at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall. ...
Donald F. Buford (06/07/04)
Donald F. Buford, 65, of Higginsville, died Saturday, June 5, 2004, at Lafayette Regional Health Center in Lexington. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 9, at Sweeney-Reser-Wills Funeral Home in Marshall. Rev. Greg Fine will officiate. ...
Joseph H. "Joe" Melies (06/07/04)
Joseph H. "Joe" Melies, 93, of Marshall, died Friday, June 4, 2004, at Bothwell Regional Health Center in Sedalia. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, June 8, at St. Peter Catholic Church in Marshall. Father Kevin Gormley will officiate. ...
Elsie May Wilson (06/07/04)
Elsie May Wilson, 62, of Napton, died Saturday, June 5, 2004, at her home. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, June 9, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall. William W. Harlow will officiate. Visitation will be from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, June 8, at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall. Pallbearers will be Nick Griffitt, Fred Hayes, Charles Mabrey, Mike Mabrey, Terry Mabrey and Roger Mabrey. Burial will be in Zoar Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to the family's choice...
Betty May Heilman (06/04/04)
Betty May Heilman, 76, of rural Marshall, died Thursday, June 3, 2004, at Boone Hospital Center in Columbia. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, June 5, at St. Peter Catholic Church in Marshall. Father Kevin Gormley will officiate. Visitation will be from 6:30 to 8 p.m. ...
Joseph H. Melies (06/04/04)
Joseph H. Melies, 93, of Marshall, died Friday, June 4, 2004, at Bothwell Regional Hospital in Sedalia. Arrangements are pending at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall.
Betty May Heilman (06/03/04)
Betty May Heilman, 77, of rural Marshall, died Thursday, June 3, 2004, at Boone Hospital Center in Columbia. Arrangements are pending at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall.
Floyd C. "Bill" Mitchell (06/02/04)
Floyd C. "Bill" Mitchell, 93, of Marshall, died Tuesday, June 1, 2004, at Mar-Saline Manor Care Center in Marshall. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, June 4, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall. Rev. Robert Sweeten will officiate. Visitation will be from 1 to 2 p.m. Friday at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall. Burial will be in Sunset Gardens Cemetery in Marshall. Memorials are suggested to the Christian Comrades Flower Fund...
Opal Pierce Peterson (06/02/04)
Opal Pierce Peterson, 98, of Sweet Springs, died Tuesday, June 1, 2004, at Sweet Springs Villa in Sweet Springs. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, June 4, at Fairview Cemetery in Sweet Springs. Friends may call after 10 a.m. Friday at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Sweet Springs. Memorials are suggested to Wesley United Methodist Church in Sweet Springs in care of the funeral home...