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Obituaries from August 2004

Nellie M. Gieseke (08/31/04)
Nellie M. Gieseke, 97, of Concordia, died Thursday, Aug. 26, 2004, at the Lutheran Good Shepherd Home in Concordia. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 31, at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Concordia. Pastor R. Lee Hagan will officiate. ...
Harry W. Gilliam (08/31/04)
Harry W. Gilliam, 62, of Richmond, died Monday, Aug. 30, 2004, at Shirkey Leisure Acres in Richmond. Funeral arrangements are pending under the direction of Sweeney-Reser-Wills Funeral Home in Marshall.
Cora Leah Meek (08/31/04)
Cora Leah Meek, 84, of Marshall, died Sunday, Aug. 29, 2004, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 1, at First Christian Church in Marshall. Visitation will be from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 31, at the church. Burial will be in Ridge Park Cemetery in Marshall. Memorials are suggested to First Christian Church in the care of Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall...
Virgie M. Clark (08/30/04)
Virgie M. Clark, 96, of Slater, died Sunday, Aug. 29, 2004, at her home. Cremation. Memorial services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 2, at New Prospect Baptist Church in rural Slater. Rev. Tommy R. Barrett will officiate. Burial will be in the Slater City Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to the charity of the donor's choice. Weiker Funeral Home of Slater is in charge of the arrangements...
Beverly Jean Ezell (08/30/04)
Beverly Jean Ezell, 77, of rural Marshall, died Saturday, Aug. 28, 2004, at The Living Center in Marshall. Graveside services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 1, at Longwood Cemetery in Pettis County. William W. Harlow will officiate. Visitation will be from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 31, at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall. Memorials are suggested to Missouri Lions Eye Bank or Ellis Fischel Cancer Center...
Hattie Smith (08/30/04)
Hattie Smith, 93, of Slater, died Sunday, Aug. 29, 2004, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall. Cremation. Memorials graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 1, at Mount Moriah Cemetery in Slater. Rev. Lynn Elmore will officiate. Memorials are suggested to Second Baptist Church in Slater. Weiker Funeral Home of Slater is in charge of the arrangements...
Georgia Mae Thomas (08/30/04)
Georgia Mae Thomas, 76, of Marshall, died Sunday, Aug. 29, 2004, at Bothwell Regional Health Center in Sedalia. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 1, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall. Rev. Steve Raglin will officiate. Visitation will be from 1 to 2 p.m. Wednesday at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall. Burial will be in Ridge Park Cemetery in Marshall. Memorials are suggested to Mar-Saline Manor...
Walter Morris Diggs Jr. (08/27/04)
Walter Morris Diggs Jr., 94, of Fayette, died Wednesday, Aug. 25, 2004 at Fayette Caring Center. A joint funeral service for Morris and Martha Diggs will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 28, at Friemonth-Freese Funeral Home in Fayette. Rev. Daniel Hilty and Rev. ...
J.W. Lake (08/26/04)
J.W. Lake, 80, of Lexington, died Wednesday, Aug. 25, 2004, at North Kansas City Hospital. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 28, at the Walker-Nadler-Fuller Funeral Home in Lexington. Visitation will be from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 27, at the funeral home. Burial with military graveside services will be in Lexington Memory Gardens Cemetery in Lexington. Memorials are suggested to the Lexington Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4052...
W.L. Pelot, D.V.M. (08/25/04)
W.L. Pelot, D.V.M., 88, of Joplin, formerly of Saline County, died Tuesday, Aug. 24, 2004, in Joplin. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Aug. 27, in Joplin. Born May 23, 1916, in Blackburn, he was the son of the late H.J. Pelot and Lulu Hopkins Pelot. ...
Mae Johnson (08/24/04)
Mae Johnson, 84, of Concordia, died Monday, Aug. 23, 2004, at Monterey Park Nursing Center in Independence. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 26, at Concordia Baptist Church in Concordia. Rev. Jim Short will officiate. Pallbearers will be Scott A. ...
Evelyn Estelle Carver Leddy (08/24/04)
Evelyn Estelle Carver Leddy, 74, of Gainesville, Fla., formerly of Marshall Junction, died Saturday, Aug. 21, 2004, at her home. Funeral services will be held at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 25, at Williams-Thomas Funeral Home in Gainesville. Bishop James W. ...
Cheryl Ann Owens Arnold (08/23/04)
Cheryl Ann Owens Arnold, 51, of Marshall, died Tuesday, Aug. 17, 2004, at Boone County Hospital in Columbia. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Monday, Aug. 23, at McLaughlin Funeral Chapel in Sedalia. Brother Carl Gravatt officiated. Pallbearers were Jim Ray Sanders, Rick Bird, Bret Knight, Jeremy Sanders, Steve Bird and Tim Jones. ...
Mary Jeanette Rodden (08/23/04)
Mary Jeanette Rodden, 64, of Marshall, died Saturday, Aug. 21, 2004, at her home. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 26, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall. Rev. Vernon Maxted will officiate. Visitation will be from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 25, at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall. Burial will be in Ridge Park Cemetery in Marshall. Memorials are suggested to Fitzgibbon-Mary Montgomery Hospice...
Jean Ware (08/23/04)
Jean Ware, 59, of Higginsville, formerly of Waverly, died Thursday, Aug. 19, 2004, at Lafayette Regional Health Center in Lexington. Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. Monday, Aug. 23, at Central Christian Church in Higginsville. Pastor Cheryl Sanders officiated. ...
Everett Huston Shepard (08/20/04)
Everett Huston Shepard, 76, of rural Napton, died Thursday, Aug. 19, 2004, at Harry S. Truman Memorial Veterans Hospital in Columbia. Graveside services will be held at 12:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 23, at the Missouri State Veterans Cemetery in Higginsville with military rites at graveside. William W. Harlow will officiate. Visitation will be from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Monday at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall. Memorials are suggested to the charity of the donor's choice...
Bonnie Ruth Shull (08/20/04)
Bonnie Ruth Shull, 65, of Marshall, died Thursday, Aug. 19, 2004, at Four Seasons Living Center in Sedalia. Funeral services will held at 3:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 23, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall. Steve Stocksdale will officiate. Visitation will be from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. Memorials are suggested to the American Diabetes Association...
Raymond Joseph Blum (08/19/04)
Raymond Joseph Blum, 96, of Osceola, died Saturday, Aug. 7, 2004, in Osceola. Funeral services were held Wednesday, Aug. 11, at Cantlon Otterness Funeral Chapel in Urbana. Pastor Neil Dye officiated. Music was provided by Becky Bolejack and Sandy Bolejack, with Margaret Owsley on piano. ...
John A. Scheef Jr. (08/19/04)
John A. Scheef Jr., 83, of Marshall, died Tuesday, Aug. 17, 2004, at his home. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 21, at Sweeney Reser Wills Funeral Home in Marshall. Rev. Douglas A. Dubisar will officiate. Organist Ramona Bullington will play "In the Garden" and "The Old Rugged Cross." Pallbearers will be Brian Scheef, Justin Scheef, Mike Scheef, Dwayne Smith, Dwight Smith and Gaylon Smith. ...
Junior Lavern "J.L." Henderson (08/18/04)
Junior Lavern "J.L." Henderson, 66, of Marshall, died Monday, Aug. 16, 2004, at Boone Hospital Center in Columbia. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Aug. 20, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall. William W. Harlow will officiate. Martha Patterson will be the soloist. ...
John A. Sheef Jr. (08/18/04)
John A. Sheef Jr., 83, of Marshall, died Tuesday, Aug. 17, 2004, at his home. Funeral arrangements are pending under direction of Sweeney-Reser-Wills Funeral Home.
William O. "Bill" Grandstaff (08/17/04)
William O. "Bill" Grandstaff, 73, of Spokane, Wash., died Monday, Aug. 9, 2004 at Royal Park Care Center in Spokane. Cremation. His ashes will be buried in Sun Set Memorial Cemetery. Born Aug. 23, 1930, in Waverly, he was the son of the late Orville Grandstaff and Gladys Eaton Grandstaff. ...
Junior "J.L." Henderson (08/17/04)
Junior Henderson, 66, of Marshall, died Monday, Aug. 16, 2004, at Boone Hospital Center in Columbia. Arrangements are pending at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall.
Richard Lee Bossaller Jr. (08/16/04)
Richard Lee Bossaller Jr., 63, of Gilliam, died Saturday, Aug. 14, 2004, at his home. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 17, at Gilliam Baptist Church. Rev. Tom Rowland and Rev. Chris Weber will officiate. Organist Bethany Weiker will play "How Great Thou Art," "One Day at a Time" and "In the Garden." Pallbearers will be Billy Summers, Bill Jacobson, Tom Boehner, Mike Knox, Charlie Gunthrie and Eric Rowland. ...
Luetta M. Day (08/16/04)
Luetta M. Day, 88, of Marshall, died Satuday, Aug. 14, 2004, at Mar-Saline Manor Care Center in Marshall. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 18, at Sweeney Reser Wills Funeral Home in Marshall. Rev. Justin Taylor will officiate. ...
Frances Mae "Francie" Pointer (08/16/04)
Frances Mae "Francie" Pointer, 65, of Marshall, died Sunday, Aug. 15, 2004, at her home. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 18, at First Christian Church in Marshall. Rev. Don Simmons will officiate. Pallbearers will be Lacy Pointer, Terry Pointer, Kenny Pointer, Larry Halsey, Jerry Davis, Joe Laxson, Fred Kennedy and Mike McGraw. ...
Geneva Fern Thompson (08/16/04)
Geneva Fern Thompson, 91, of Marshall, died Friday, Aug. 13, 2004, at her daughter's home in DeWitt. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 18, at Gibson Funeral Home in Brunswick. Tom Wyatt will officiate. Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery in DeWitt. Memorials are suggested to the charity of choice...
Lucile Fern Trent (08/13/04)
Lucile Fern Trent, 87, of Waverly, died Wednesday, Aug. 11, 2004, at Mar-Saline Manor Care Center in Marshall. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 14, at the United Methodist Church in Waverly. Rev. George B. Gordon and Rev. Bob Payne will officiate. Visitation will be from noon to 1 p.m. Saturday at the church. Burial will be in Dover Cemetery in Dover. Memorials are suggested to the United Methodist Church of Waverly in care of Gibson Funeral Home in Carrollton...
Oleta M. Venable (08/13/04)
Oleta M. Venable, 88, of Slater, died Thursday, Aug. 12, 2004, at her home. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 14, at First Baptist Church in Slater. Rev. Robert Sisney will officiate. Organist Bethany Weiker will play "How Great Thou Art" and "Amazing Grace." Visitation will be from 1 to 2 p.m. ...
Margarete Elizabeth Roscher (08/12/04)
Margarete Elizabeth Roscher, 95, of Sweet Springs, died Tuesday, Aug. 10, 2004, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 14, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Sweet Springs. Rev. Dennis Bell will officiate. ...
Mary L. Schroeder (08/12/04)
Mary L. Schroeder, 69, of rural LaMonte, died Tuesday, Aug. 10, 2004, at Western Missouri Medical Center in Warrensburg. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 14, at LaMonte Christian Church. Rev. Gene Smith will officiate. Pallbearers will be Terry VanNatta, Ray Tyler, Chester Plummer, Charles Brant, Raymond Higgins, Roger Zimmerschied, Gale Culler and Larry Clear. ...
Helen M. Knox (08/11/04)
Helen M. Knox, 86, of Marshall, died Tuesday, Aug. 10, 2004, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Aug. 13, at Higginsville City Cemetery. Rev. Richard Luebbering will officiate. Friends may call Thursday, Aug. 12, until 5 p.m. at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall. Memorials are suggested to St. Peter Catholic Church...
Adolph J. "Kuno" Kunz (08/11/04)
Adolph J. "Kuno" Kunz, 87, of Slater, died Sunday, Aug. 8, 2004, at his home near Laurie. Graveside military services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Aug. 13, at Gilliam Cemetery. Rev. Tommy R. Barrett will officiate. Pallbearers will be Charlie Guthrie, Jim Dobbins, Kim Taylor, Austin Owens, Jerry Richardson and Wayne Hendricks. ...
Margarete E. Roscher (08/11/04)
Margarete E. Roscher, 95, of Sweet Springs, died Tuesday, Aug. 10, 2004, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall. Arrangements are pending at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Sweet Springs.
Wanda Marie Bishop (08/10/04)
Wanda Marie Bishop, 38, of Rocheport, formerly of Marshall, died Saturday, Aug. 7, 2004, in Boone County. Graveside services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 10, at Sulphur Springs Cemetery near Rocheport. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Tuesday at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall. Memorials are suggested to the family's choice...
Virginia Marie "Ginny" Kercher (08/10/04)
Virginia Marie "Ginny" Kercher, 73, of Blackburn, died Monday, Aug. 9, 2004, at Sweet Springs Villa in Sweet Springs. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 12, at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Mt. Leonard. Pastor Tim Miille will officiate. ...
Myrtle L. Mumbrauer (08/10/04)
Myrtle L. Mumbrauer, 90, of Slater, died Monday, Aug. 9, 2004, at her sister's home in Slater. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 11, in the Slater City Cemetery. Rev. Robert Sisney will officiate. Pallbearers will be Randy Berger, Greg Berger, Wesley Young, Anthony Eddy, Jason Stockman and Shane Eddy. Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesday at Weiker Funeral Home in Slater. Memorials are suggested to the American Heart Association...
Ethan Tyrell Sullivan (08/10/04)
Ethan Tyrell Sullivan, infant son of Corey Sullivan of Slater and Brittany Kochs of Marshall, died Sunday, Aug. 8, 2004, at Columbia Regional Hospital in Columbia. Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 12, at Ridge Park Cemetery in Marshall. William W. Harlow will officiate. Memorials are suggested to the family's choice in care of Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall...
Wanda Marie Bishop (08/09/04)
Wanda Marie Bishop, 38, of Rocheport, formerly of Marshall, died Saturday, Aug. 7, 2004, in Boone County. Graveside services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 10, at Sulphur Springs Cemetery near Rocheport. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Tuesday at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall. Memorials are suggested to the family's choice...
James Harold Hisle (08/09/04)
James Harold Hisle, 81, of Buckner, formerly of Miami, died Saturday, Aug. 7, 2004, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 11, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall. Visitation will be from 6 to 7:30 p.m. ...
Adolph "Kuno" Kunz (08/09/04)
Adolph "Kuno" Kunz, 84, of Slater, died Sunday, Aug. 8, 2004, at his home near Laurie. Funeral arrangements are pending at Weiker Funeral Home in Slater.
Myrtle Mumbrauer (08/09/04)
Myrtle Mumbrauer, 89, of Slater, died Monday, Aug. 9, 2004, at her sister's home in Slater. Funeral arrangements are pending at Weiker Funeral Home in Slater.
Nora Stockman (08/09/04)
Nora Stockman, 85, of rural Sweet Springs, died Friday, Aug. 6, 2004, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall. Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Monday, Aug. 9, at Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Emma. Pastor Walter Snyder officiated. Pallbearers were Rob Vance, Tommy Moore, Mike Long, Dan Hoyer, Jacob Martin and Jared Martin. ...
James Randall "Jim" Swisher (08/09/04)
James Randall "Jim" Swisher, 17, of Marshall, died Saturday, Aug. 7, 2004, at his home. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 11, at St. Peter Catholic Church in Marshall. Prayer service will be held at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 10, at St. ...
Edith L. Brooks (08/06/04)
Edith L. Brooks, 93, of Windsor, died Wednesday, Aug. 4, 2004, at Warrensburg Manor Nursing Home in Warrensburg. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 7, at Hadley Funeral Home in Windsor. Brother Don Nelson will be officiating. The family will receive friends from 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday. Burial will be at the Laurel Oak Cemetery in Windsor. Memorials are suggested to Windsor Assembly of God Church in care of the funeral home...
Kenneth Eugene Stovall (08/06/04)
Kenneth Eugene Stovall, 52, of Talequah, Okla., formerly of Marshall, died Tuesday, Aug. 3, 2004, in the state of Oklahoma. Funeral services are pending.
Lavern E. Heinzler (08/04/04)
Lavern E. Heinzler, 89, of Marshall, died Monday, Aug. 2, 2004, at Mar-Saline Manor in Marshall. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 6, at St. Peter Catholic Church in Marshall. Father David Buescher will officiate. Prayer service will be held at 6:30 p.m. ...
Ruth Marie Vogelsmeier Hermerding (08/04/04)
Ruth Marie Vogelsmeier Hermerding, 95, of rural Sweet Springs, died Tuesday, Aug. 3, 2004, at St. Luke's Hospital in Kansas City. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Aug. 6, at Immanuel Evangelical Lutheran Church in Sweet Springs. Pastor David Ritoch will officiate. ...
Janice Lowenstein (08/04/04)
Janice Lowenstein, 91, of Kansas City, died Wednesday, July 14, 2004, at Brighton Gardens in Prairie Village, Kan. Memorial services were held on July 19, at the Court Appointed Special Advocates' office in Kansas City. Burial was July 26, in the family plot in Lawrence, Kan...
Lavern E. Heinzler (08/03/04)
Lavern E. Heinzler, 89, of Marshall, died Monday, Aug. 2, 2004, at Mar-Saline Manor in Marshall. Arrangements are pending at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall.
James C. Falls (08/02/04)
James C. Falls, 77, of Slater, died Thursday, July 29, 2004, at the Veterans Administration Medical Center in Kansas City. Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 1, at St. Paul Free Will Baptist Church in Slater. Rev. Noah E. poole officiated. ...
Mary Bell Colt (08/02/04)
Mary Bell Colt, 87, of Indianapolis, Ind., died Sunday, Aug. 1, 2004, at her home. Funeral services will be held at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 3, at G.H. Herrmann Funeral Home in Indianapolis, Ind. Music will include "The Old Rugged Cross." Visitation will be from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Crown Hill Cemetery in Indianapolis...
John Marshall Borchers (08/02/04)
John Marshall Borchers, 20, of Blackburn, died Friday, July 30, 2004, at his home. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 3, at St. Paul's United Church of Christ in Blackburn. Pastor Glenn Nowack will officiate. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. ...