Florence June Halterman, 75, of Malta Bend, died Monday, Dec. 28, 2009.
Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 31, 2009, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall, with Pastor Lorenzo Jackson officiating. Visitation will be held from 1 to 2 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Honorary pallbearers will be Justin Halterman, Colby Halterman, Stephen Cronk, Ginger Commerford, Shawn Perkins and Cheyenne DeRosier. Inurnment will be held at a later date at Missouri State Veterans Cemetery in Higginsville. Memorials may be made to Fitzgibbon-Mary Montgomery Hospice. Friends may sign the online register book at www.campbell.com.
Born Oct. 31, 1934, in Dwarf, Ky., she was the daughter of the late Arnold Combs and Verna Cooper Combs. On May 4, 1956, she married Roy A. Halterman. She went to work for Banquet Foods and retired after 17 years. She was a member of Baptist Church of Penrose, Colo., for several years.
Survivors include her husband, Roy A. Halterman, of the home; her children, Joe D. Halterman of Louisville, Ky., Verna M. James of Loveland, Colo., Jerry Atkins of Canon City, Colo., John A. Halterman of Herington, Kan., Penny A. Perkins of Columbia, Joy Cronk of Herington, Kan., Missy Cronk of Malta Bend and Lynette W. DeRosier of Cleveland, Mo.; her siblings, Joe Combs of Florence, Colo., Freda Moore of Pueblo, Colo., Patty Pantleo of Pueblo, Colo., and Bobby Combs of Ninilichik, Alaska; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.