Obituaries for September 2011

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Roland Burch (Veteran)

Mr. Roland Lee Burch, 85, of Jefferson City, departed this life for his eternal home on Tuesday, August 30, 2011. Lee was born at Doe Run, on January 10, 1926, to Samuel and Stella Burch, who preceded him in death. ...

Stella Cassidy

Mrs. Stella Erlene Cassidy, age 82 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., died Wednesday, August 31, 2011, at St. Joseph Bluffs. Erlene was born January 11, 1929, in Ft. Worth, Texas. She was married on July 17, 1947, in Clinton, Iowa ...

Vic Leutwyler

Mr. Vic L. Leutwyler, age 56 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., passed away Monday, August 29, 2011, in Park County, Colorado after a motorcycle accident. Vic was born November 24, 1954, in Austin, Texas, the son of Emil and Carolyn ...

Charles Smith (Veteran)

Mr. Charles "Howard" Smith, age 80 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, August 30, 2011, at his home. Howard was born on September 15, 1930, in Excello, Mo., the son of Emery A. ...

Gary Karr (Veteran)

Mr. Gary A. Karr, age 63 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., passed away Wednesday, August 31, 2011, at Capital Region Medical Center. Visitation will be held in the Gymnasium of Central United Church of Christ from 4:00 until 8:00 p.m., ...

Donald Edwards

Donald Edwards, 58, of Russellville, passed away Wednesday, August 31, 2011. Services are pending at this time. Arrangements are under the direction of Bowlin-Cantriel Funeral Services, California.

Gary Karr (Veteran)

Mr. Gary August Karr, age 63 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., passed away Wednesday, August 31, 2011, at Capital Region Medical Center with his wife by his side. Gary "Coach" Karr was born on February 6, 1948, in Jefferson City, ...

Henry Minter

Mr. Henry F. "Hank" Minter, age 57 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., died Wednesday, August 31, 2011, at his home. Hank was born July 24, 1954, in Chicago, Ill., the son of Robert and Sally M. Spero Minter. He was ...

Lester Trimble

Lester Eugene Trimble, 69, of Jefferson City, died Thursday, September 1, 2011, at Capital Region Medical Center. He was born on December 10, 1941, in Kansas City, Mo. He was married to Naomi Katherine Wells, who preceded him in death ...

Florence Hoss

Florence M. Hoss, 91 of Jamestown, passed away Wednesday, August 31, 2011, at California Care Center. She was born January 31, 1920, at Jamestown, the daughter of Frank and Anna (Lehmann) Wallenmeyer, both of whom preceded her in death. She ...

Donald Edwards

Donald A. Edwards, 58, of Russellville, passed away Wednesday, August 31, 2011. He was born May 10, 1953, in Tuscumbia, the son of James Grant and Rose (Millonzi) Edwards, both of whom preceded him in death. He was married September ...

Kenneth Clyde Adkison

(Veteran)

Kenneth Clyde Adkison, age 66, of Gravois Mills, passed away Friday, September 2, 2011, at his home. Survivors include: his wife, Barbara, of the home; his daughter, Kimberley Ackerman of Blue Springs; two granddaughters; three brothers; three sisters; his stepmother, ...

Debbie G. Luebbering

Debbie G. Luebbering, age 46, of St. Thomas, passed away Thursday, September 1, 2011, at St. Mary's Health Center in Jefferson City. She is survived by her husband, Leroy Luebbering; five children, Christopher (Elyssa) Luebbering, Alicia, Caleb, Taylor, and Breanna ...

Caleb Crabtree

Caleb Crabtree, 28, of Jefferson City, passed away Friday, September 2, 2011, in Eugene. Arrangements are pending with HOUSER-MILLARD Funeral Directors, 2613 West Main Street, (573) 636-3838. Condolences may be left for the family online at millardfamilychapels.com

William Hamilton "Bill" McKittrick

William Hamilton "Bill" McKittrick, 70, of Jefferson City, passed away Saturday, September 3, 2011, at his residence. Arrangements are pending with HOUSER-MILLARD Funeral Directors, 2613 West Main Street, (573) 636-3838. Condolences may be left for the family online at millardfamilychapels.com

Hildor Donald Hansen

(Veteran)

Mr. Hildor Donald Hansen, age 88 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., passed away Thursday, September 1, 2011, at St. Mary's Health Center. Visitation will be at St. John's Lutheran Church in Schubert, Mo., from 10:00 until 11:00 a.m., Saturday, September ...

Thelma Lou Jones

Thelma Lou Jones, 81, of Richmond, passed away Friday, September 2, 2011, at Shirkey Nursing Home in Richmond. Arrangements are pending with HOUSER-MILLARD Funeral Directors, 2613 West Main Street, (573) 636-3838. Condolences may be left for the family online at ...

Allen Arnold

Allen Arnold, 30, of Jefferson City, passed away Saturday, September 3, 2011, at his residence. Arrangements are pending with HOUSER-MILLARD Funeral Directors, 2613 West Main Street, (573) 636-3838. Condolences may be left for the family online at millardfamilychapels.com

Michael C. Manley

Michael C. Manley, age 67, of Sunrise Beach, passed away Thursday, September 1, 2011, at the Lake Regional Health System in Osage Beach. Survivors include: his wife, Connie M. Manley, of the home; his son, Mark M. Manley and wife ...

Doris Jean Long Landrum

Doris Jean Long Landrum, age 97, of Northfield, Minn., Saturday, August 13, 2011, in Northfield, Minn. Doris was born in Forest City, Mo., October 4, 1914, the daughter of R. H. Long and Jessie Ramsay Long. Doris's parents were schoolteachers ...

Leland William Frank

(Veteran)

Leland William Frank, 71, of Holts Summit, passed away Friday, September 2, 2011, at Jefferson City Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. He was born April 9, 1940, in Jefferson City, the son of the late August C. and Virgie (Reiter) Frank. ...

Jesslyn Marie Dahlstrom

Jesslyn Marie Dahlstrom, 89, of Jefferson City, passed away Friday, September 2, 2011, at Castleparke II. She was born March 25, 1922, in Columbia, a daughter of Jesse M. and Dr. Evelyn J. (VanWyngarden) Allen. On May 8, 1943, she ...

Norma Jeanne Portella

Norma Jeanne Portella, 80, of Brighton, Colo., passed away on Tuesday, August 30, 2011. She was born on April 27, 1931, in Jefferson City, Mo., to John Willis and Della Neeley. She is survived by her children; Michael Portella of ...

Regina Beide

Mrs. Regina M. Beide, age 56 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., died Saturday, September 3, 2011, at Heisinger Bluffs. Gina was born on June 17, 1955, in Chicago, Ill., a daughter of Raymond and Dolores Kovalcik Suges. She was married ...

Alvin Blackford

Alvin Trampas Blackford, 46, of Russellville, passed away Sunday, September 4, 2011, in Osage County, due to injuries sustained in a boating accident. He was born February 26, 1965, in Baytown, Texas, and was a 1984 graduate of La Porte ...

Hildor Hansen (Veteran)

Mr. Hildor Donald Hansen, age 88 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., passed away Thursday, September 1, 2011, at St. Mary's Health Center. Don was born March 5, 1923, in Osseo, Wisconsin, the son of Hildor V. and Vauna B. Bowen ...

Albert Hueste (Veteran)

Albert H. Hueste, age 74, of Linn, passed away Sunday, September 4, 2011, at his residence from Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia. Albert was born November 3, 1936, in Linn, a son to the late Leo H. Hueste Sr. and Agnes J. ...

James Parish (Veteran)

Mr. James F. "Fred" Parish, age 81 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., died Sunday, September 4, 2011, at St. Mary's Health Center. Fred was born April 20, 1930, in Big Piney, Mo., the son of Charles E. and Lulia I. ...

Vivian Tharp

Mrs. Vivian Strong Tharp, age 94 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., died Monday, September 5, 2011, at the Western Missouri Medical Center, Warrensburg, Mo. Vivian was born on March 1, 1917, in Everett, Wash., the daughter of Thomas C. and ...

Earl Carlson

Earl E. Carlson, age 67, of Jefferson City, died Tuesday, September 6, 2011, at Boone Hospital Center in Columbia. Arrangements are incomplete at the Scrivner-Morrow Funeral Home in Russellville.

Goldie Fox

Mrs. Goldie Mae (Smith) Fox, age 90 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., departed this life September 6, 2011, with loved ones close by her side at Castleparke. She was born July 11, 1921 in Springfield, Mo., to Oliver and Francis ...

Sara Giboney

Sara Jean Giboney, 31, of Jefferson City, died Friday, August 26, 2011. She was born July 15, 1980, in Columbia, a daughter of Teddy Joe and Cheryl (Brondel) Giboney. She attended Jamestown schools and Jefferson City High School. Sara was ...

Bernice Hartley

Bernice Hartley, age 93, of Kirkwood, Mo., formerly of Jefferson City, died Tuesday, September 6, 2011, fortified with the sacraments of Holy Mother Church at St. Agnes Nursing Home in Kirkwood. Mo. She was the daughter of the late Sam ...

Robert Row (Veteran)

Robert Francis Row, 85, of Jefferson City, departed this life Monday, September 5, 2011, at Jefferson City Nursing Home. He was born on October 3, 1925 in Cicero, Illinois, to Frances and Helen Row. He was married on February 28, ...

Heinz Tolksdorf, D.V.M.

Heinz Josef Tolksdorf, D.V.M., 92, Washington, passed away Wednesday, August 24, 2011, in Washington, after a brief illness. Dr. Tolksdorf practiced veterinary medicine for nearly 50 years in Washington, retiring in 2002. Heinz was born March 12, 1919, in Klotainen, ...

Samuel Buchanan (Veteran)

Samuel Ronald Buchanan, 64, of Holts Summit, passed away Tuesday, September 6, 2011, at Capital Region Medical Cener in Jefferson City. He was born June 7, 1947, in the state of Washington, the son of Samuel M. and Roberta (Crane) ...

Betty Lepper

Betty B. Lepper, 65, of Jefferson City, passed away Monday, September 5, 2011, at St. Mary's Health Center. She was born July 24, 1946, in Jefferson City, a daughter of the late Thomas Harold and Nadine (Boles) Hoskins. She was ...

Earl Carlson Jr. (Veteran)

Earl E. Carlson Jr., age 67, of Jefferson City, passed away Tuesday, September 6, 2011, at Boone Hospital Center in Columbia. He was born June 15, 1944, in St. Joseph, a son of the late Earl E. Sr., and Winifred ...

Artha (Toots) Lachner

Artha (Toots) Lachner, 87, of Tipton, passed away Friday, September 9, 2011, at Capital Region Medical Center in Jefferson City. She was born January 25, 1924, in Tipton, to Arthur and Anna Calhoun Mayhew. In 1944, she married Tom Ray ...

Joshua Robert Miller

Joshua Robert Miller, 17, of Latham, passed away Thursday, September 8, 2011, near Warsaw. He was born on January 4, 1994, in Aurora, Colo., the son of Jason and Jennifer (Burns) Miller, both of whom survive of the home. He ...

Olive (Mildred) Nichols

Olive (Mildred) Nichols, 91, of Chamois, passed away Friday, September 9, 2011, at Autumn Meadows in Linn. She was born June 16, 1920, in Osage County, a daughter of the late Dolph Elias and Nina Edith (Cox) Leimkiller. She attended ...

Lyle Lee Kump Jr.

(Veteran)

Lyle Lee Kump Jr., 49, of New Bloomfield, passed away Thursday, September 8, 2011, at Doctors Nursing and Rehab Center in Salem, Illinois, after a courageous 23-month battle with ALS. He was born July 25, 1962, in Ft. Wayne, Indiana, ...

Loretta June (Baker) Cassidy

Loretta June (Baker) Cassidy, 78, of California, passed away Thursday, September 8, 2011. She is survived by three daughters, Barbara Jean McDaniel of California, Pamela Sue Schatzer of Stillwater, Okla., and Melissa Cassidy of Olathe, Kan.; four grandchildren and one ...

David H. Donnelly

Mr. David H. Donnelly, age 87 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., died Saturday, September 10, 2011, at Parc Provence in St. Louis, Mo. Funeral arrangements for Mr. Donnelly under the direction of Freeman Mortuary are incomplete and will be announced ...

Geneva L. Farley

Mrs. Geneva L. Farley, age 76 years, of Holts Summit, Mo., died Friday, September 9, 2011, at the Capital Region Medical Center. Geneva was born July 30, 1935, in Vichy, Mo., the daughter of John and Sylvia Moreland Bailey. She ...

Alvin E. Gliser

Alvin E. Gliser, age 56, of New Bloomfield, Mo., formerly of Montgomery City, Mo., passed away on Thursday, September 8, 2011, at his home after a lengthy battle with cancer. Alvin was born in Montgomery City, Mo., on October 9, ...

Bernard "Bernie" M. Haslag Jr.

Bernard "Bernie" M. Haslag Jr., age 54, of Loose Creek, passed away Friday, September 9, 2011, at his residence. Bernie was born April 8, 1957, in Jefferson City, a son to Bernard "Ben" M. and Constance (Frank) Haslag Sr. His ...

Beverly Joyce (Reed) Gray

Beverly Joyce (Reed) Gray, 55, of Versailles, formerly of California, passed away Friday, September 9, 2011, at Capital Region Medical Center in Jefferson City. She was born September 5, 1956, the daughter of Jackie Reed, who preceded her in death, ...

Martha F. Schieder

Martha F. Schieder, age 84, of Chamois, passed away Friday, September 9, 2011, at Progress West Health Care in O'Fallon. Martha was born March 8, 1927, in Bonnots Mill, a daughter of the late James E. and Seda (Smith) Wilson. ...

Jackie Bivens

Mrs. Jackie R. Bivens, age 66 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., died Saturday, September 10, 2011, at St. Mary's Health Center. Jackie was born March 5, 1945, in Lubbock, Texas, the daughter of Samuel O. and Dora Ruth Fenton Liston. ...

Samuel Bassmann

Samuel Lewis Bassmann, 52, of Jefferson City, passed away Sunday, September 11, 2011, at his home following a lengthy and courageous battle with cancer. He was born September 14, 1958, in Jefferson City, a son of Lewis William and Mary ...

Samuel Bassmann

Samuel Lewis Bassmann, 52, of Jefferson City, passed away Sunday, September 11, 2011, at his home following a lengthy and courageous battle with cancer. He was born September 14, 1958, in Jefferson City, a son of Lewis William and Mary ...

Oma Vaughan

Mrs. Oma P. Vaughan, age 93 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., died Monday, September 12, 2011, at the Jefferson City Manor Care Center. She was born on May 8, 1918, in Meta, Mo., the daughter of Jessie F. and Iva ...

Albert Schwartze (Veteran)

Albert Stephen Schwartze, 85, of Vienna, formerly of Argyle, departed this life Sunday, September 11, 2011, in the Capital Region Medical Center, Jefferson City. He was born on December 18, 1925, near Argyle, a son of Stephan and Margaret M. ...

Dorothy Ringeisen

Dorothy Cora Ringeisen, 92, of Owensville, Mo, slipped quietly into her Savior's arms surrounded by her family on Monday, September 12, 2011, at the Gasconade Manor Nursing Home in Owensville. Dorothy was born in St. James on October 26, 1918, ...

Joseph Goldman (Veteran)

Joseph Sylvester Goldman, 88, Kanab, Utah, passed away peacefully August 26, 2011, at his home. He was born in McLeansboro, Ill. on May 6, 1923, son of Oval and Ada (Hood) Goldman. He married Audrey Scott on October 21, 1942, ...

David Donnelly (Veteran)

Mr. David Henry Donnelly, age 87 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., died Saturday, September 10, 2011, at Parc Provence in St. Louis, Mo. David was born January 9, 1924, in Mason City, Ill., the son of Oswald J. and Esther ...

Bernard Buhr (Veteran)

Bernard "Ben" Buhr, 62, of Stevensville, Montana, formerly of Troy, Missouri, lost his fight with CJD on Monday, September 5, 2011, at the Fort Harrison Veterans Hospital in Helena. Ben was born March 6, 1949, in Gary, Indiana, to Henry ...

Michael Schulte

Michael Anthony Schulte, 52, of Holts Summit, Mo., died Tuesday, September 13, 2011, at St. Mary's Health Center after a hard fought and courageous battle from kidney disease. He was born on July 30, 1959, in Jefferson City, the son ...

Ray Bower

Mr. Ray Bower, age 58, formerly of Owensville, passed away Tuesday, September 13, 2011. He was retired from the Boeing Corp since 2000. He was an avid electronic gamer and dog trainer. He is survived by his wife of 38 ...

Lester Dutcher (Veteran)

Lester Dutcher, 88, of California, passed away Saturday, September 10, 2011, at California Care Center. He was born April 16, 1923, in High Point, the son of Horace and Irene (Stevens) Dutcher, both of whom preceded him in death. He ...

Edna Kemp

Edna Mae Lucille (Carter) Kemp, 81, of Tebbetts, Missouri, passed away Tuesday, September 13, 2011, at Capital Regional Medical Center. She was born on December 6, 1929, in Mexico, Missouri, the daughter of the late Lindell Hue Carter and Bertha ...

Jerome Kliethermes (Veteran)

Jerome Vincent Kliethermes, 80, of Westphalia, Mo., died Tuesday, September 13, 2011, at the Missouri Veterans Home in St. James, Mo. He was born on May 11, 1931, in Linn, Mo., the son of the late Joseph H. and Veronica ...

Ashoor Zia

Ashoor Bannipal Zia, 72, of Jefferson City, Missouri, died Monday, September 12, 2011, at St. Mary's Health Center. He was born September 20, 1938, in Abadan, Iran, a son of Ishaiah David and Nellie Polus Zia. He was a 1964 ...

The Honorable Andrew Higgins (Veteran)

The Honorable Andrew Jackson Higgins, 90, a native of Platte City, Missouri, and long time resident of Jefferson City, Missouri, died Wednesday, September 14, 2011, with his family of Kansas City by his side. He was born June 21, 1921, ...

Cecilia Gertrude Schmid

Cecilia Gertrude Schmid, 95, of St. Louis, formerly of Koeltztown, died Friday, September 16, 2011, at Dutchtown Care and Rehabilitation Center. She was born on October 15, 1915, in Koeltztown, Mo., the daughter of the late Otto Marie and Theresia ...

Joan E. Vocks

Joan E. Vocks, age 72, of Hope, passed away Friday, September 16, 2011, at her residence. Joan was born August 6, 1939, a daughter to the late Peter Jurd and Marie Anna (Gelven) Huesgen. Joan graduated from Normandy High School ...

Floyd Henry "Bob" Branham

(Veteran)

Floyd Henry "Bob" Branham, 81, Fulton, passed away Wednesday, September 14, 2011, at Fulton Nursing and Rehab. Mr. Floyd Henry Branham was born May 30, 1930, in Callaway County, Missouri. He was one of four children born to the union ...

Russell Uthe

Russell Uthe, age 52, of Chamois, passed away Thursday, September 15, 2011, at his home surrounded by his family. Russell was born February 3, 1959, in Jefferson City, a son to Raymond and Elsie (Ruegge) Uthe. His parents survive at ...

Blanche Burns

Blanche D. Burns, nee Lehmann, 82, of Chicago, Ill., formerly of Jefferson City, Mo.. passed away Thursday, September 15, 2011, at Our Lady of the Resurrection Hospital, Chicago, Ill. She was the devoted wife of the late Harry J.; beloved ...

Bertha Nickelson

Bertha "Bert" Joyce Nickelson, 61, of Jefferson City, passed away Sunday, September 18, 2011, at her home. She was born June 18, 1950, in Pacific, a daughter of the late Burley C. and Genevieve (Cain) Nickelson. She was a graduate ...

Wanda Carrender

Mrs. Wanda L. Carrender, age 80 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., died Tuesday, September 20, 2011, at the Jefferson City Manor Nursing Center. Wanda was born November 23, 1930, in Tuscumbia, Mo., the daughter of Nile and Irene Duncan Blackburn. ...

Kennard Autenrieth

Mr. Kennard D. Autenrieth, age 75 years, of Tebbetts, Mo., passed away Tuesday, September 20, 2011, at Heisinger Bluffs. Funeral arrangements for Mr. Autenrieth, under the direction of Freeman Mortuary, are incomplete and will be announced at a later time. ...

Richard Branstetter (Veteran)

Mr. Richard L. Branstetter, age 91 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., died Monday, September 19, 2011, at his home. Richard was born January 13, 1920, in Pike County, Mo., the son of William H. and Bernice Jenkins Branstetter. He was ...

Kenneth McNew (Veteran)

Kenneth R. McNew, 75, of Kahoka, Missouri, formerly of Keokuk, died Saturday, September 17, 2011, at St. Louis University Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri. Kenneth was born February 23, 1936, in Jefferson City, Missouri, the son of Lloyd and Helen ...

Gabriel Sanner

Gabriel Joseph Sanner, infant son of Jeffrey and Anastasia Sanner of Chamois, passed away Sunday, September 18, 2011, at Boone Hospital Center in Columbia. He is also survived by his siblings: Sarah, Jami, Kayla, Jeffrey, Korvayr, and Michael; paternal grandmother: ...

Mark Worthen

Mark Whitney Worthen, 49, of Jefferson City, died Monday, September 19, 2011, at Capital Region Medical Center. Arrangements are pending with Dulle-Trimble Funeral Home.

Kevan Zalken (Veteran)

Kevan Louis Zalken, 53, of Dallas, Texas, formerly of Jefferson City, passed away Saturday, September 10, 2011, at his home. He was born in Dixon, Illinois, and raised in Jefferson City. He graduated from Jefferson High School and spent two ...

Mark Worthen

Mark Whitney Worthen, 49, of Jefferson City, died Monday, September 19, 2011, at Capital Region Medical Center. He was born on February 10, 1962, in Covina, Calif., the son of the late Robert Deane and LaVaun Whitney Worthen. His mother ...

Ray McClure

Ray Clifton McClure, 91, of Columbia, died Saturday, September 17, 2011. Ray is survived and dearly missed by his wife of 67 years, Jean McClure; children, Barbara McClure, Larry McClure (Sheila Searfoss), Rick McClure (Linda), all of Columbia, and Ron ...

Ralph Kiesling

Ralph F. Kiesling, age 80, of Jefferson City, died Tuesday, September 20, 2011, at the Missouri Veteran's Home in Mexico. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at the Scrivner-Morrow Funeral Home in Russellville.

Kennard Autenrieth

Mr. Kennard D. Autenrieth, age 75 years, of Tebbetts, Mo., died Tuesday, September 20, 2011, at Heisinger Bluffs. Kennard was born September 25, 1935, in Jefferson City, Mo., the son of Alfred E. and Viola C. "Carrie" Howard Autenrieth. He ...

Catherine Schaefer

Catherine E. Schaefer, age 84, of Linn, passed away Wednesday, September 21, 2011, at Landmark Hospital in Columbia. A complete obituary will appear in the Sunday edition of the News Tribune. Arrangements will be announced by Morton Chapel, Linn, (573-897-2214) ...

Ralph Kiesling (Veteran)

Ralph F. Kiesling, age 80, of Jefferson City, died Tuesday, September 20, 2011, at the Missouri Veterans Home in Mexico. He was born December 9, 1930, in Russellville, a son of John J. and Leona Weber Kiesling. On June 29, ...

William Bledsue

William "Bill" Joseph Bledsue, age 81, of Jefferson City, passed away Friday, September 23, 2011, at his residence in Jefferson City. A complete obituary will appear in the Sunday edition of the News Tribune. Arrangements will be announced by Morton ...

Phyllis Busby

Mrs. Phyllis A. Busby, age 91 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., passed away Friday, September 23, 2011, at St. Mary's Health Center. Funeral arrangements for Mrs. Busby, under the direction of Freeman Mortuary, are incomplete and will be announced at ...

Dolores Hager

Dolores Mildred Hager, 96, of Jefferson City, died Friday, September 23, 2011, at Oak Tree Villas. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10 a.m., Monday, September 26, 2011, at St. Peter Catholic Church with the Rev. Francis Doyle, celebrant. Visitation ...

Jerry Renfro

Mr. Jerry L. Renfro, age 73 years, of Holts Summit, Mo., passed away on Friday, September 23, 2011, at his home. He was born on August 20, 1938, in Princeton, Mo., a son of Harold and Audrey Lambert Renfro. He ...

Doris J. McCray

Doris J. McCray, 70, of Mokane, passed away Friday, September 23, 2011, at Callaway Community Hospital in Fulton. She was born on February 7, 1941 in Norborne, the daughter of Harold Leach and Ethel (Bradley) Leach. On February 19, 1966, ...

William "Bill" Joseph Bledsue

William "Bill" Joseph Bledsue, age 81, of Jefferson City, passed away Friday, September 23, 2011, from Leukemia, at his residence surrounded by family. Bill was born March 19, 1930, in Linn, a son to the late Robert Lee Bledsue and ...

Phyllis W. Busby

Mrs. Phyllis W. Busby, age 91 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., passed away Friday, September 23, 2011, at St. Mary's Health Center. Phyllis was born on October 27, 1919, in Sacramento, Calif., to Dr. Chalmers E. and Ann E. Wolf ...

Dolores Mildred Hager

Dolores Mildred Hager, 96, of Jefferson City, died Friday, September 23, 2011, at Oak Tree Villas. She was born on February 20, 1915, the daughter of the late David Eldon and Hilda Mueller Hodges. She attended St. Peter Grade School ...

Pauline Sherman

Mrs. Pauline Sherman, age 98 years, of Hanahan, S.C., formerly of Jefferson City, Mo., went home to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Thursday, September 22, 2011. Funeral services for Mrs. Sherman are pending but a complete ...

Edward R. Hartman

Mr. Edward R. Hartman, age 57 years, of Greenbriar, Ark., a former Jefferson City resident, died Wednesday, September 21, 2011, near Pinebluff, Ark., after a traffic accident. Eddie was born June 16, 1954, in Jefferson City, Mo., the son of ...

Catherine E. Schaefer

Catherine E. Schaefer, age 84, of Linn, passed away Wednesday, September 21, 2011, at Landmark Hospital in Columbia, surrounded by her loving family. Catherine was born April 24, 1927, in Frankenstein, a daughter to the late William and Martha (Maassen) ...

Joseph Orscheln

Joseph "Joe" L. Orscheln, age 101, of Loose Creek, passed away Sunday, September 25, 2011, at his residence. Joe was born February 14, 1910, in Loose Creek, a son to the late William and Katherine (Trecker) Orscheln. Joe attended school ...

Wanda Hilgedick

Wanda Grace Hilgedick, age 70 years, of Hartsburg, passed away Saturday, September 24, 2011, at her home. Wanda was born February 9, 1941, in Jefferson City, the daughter of Delmar and Alpha Miller Scott. She married Wayne Hilgedick on August ...

Cynthia Forck

Cynthia "Cindy" Louise Forck, 53, of Holts Summit, passed away Saturday, September 24, 2011, at Capital Region Medical Center. She was born May 14, 1958, in Kansas City, Kansas, the daughter of Robert and Ruth Meyers Teegarden. On October 17, ...

Kayla Smith

Kayla Smith, age 24, of Kirksville, formerly of Brookfield, died Friday, September 23, 2011, at University Hospital in Columbia. Kayla Paige, daughter of David and Lori (Staehle) Melte, was born May 20, 1987, in Marceline. On June 14, 2007, she ...

Roberta Bexten

Roberta "Bert" Bexten, age 73, of St. Thomas, entered heaven on Saturday, September 24, 2011, at her home surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Vienna on January 3, 1938, daughter of the late Paul and Leavera (Bade) ...

Burdette Frew (Veteran)

Burdette "Bud" Lewis Frew, 77, of Columbia, died Sunday, September 25, 2011, at Boone Hospital Center. He was born on December 15, 1933, in Sterling, Illinois, a son of the late Vincent Burdette and Susan May Knox Frew. He was ...

Lea Woolery

Lea Ana Marie Woolery, 59, Iberia, passed away Saturday, September 24, 2011, at University Hospital in Columbia. She is survived by one son, Kerry Woolery; two daughters, Tammy Miller and Angela Vallair; seven grandchildren; her father, Farris Russell; one sister, ...

John Maddox

John A. Maddox, age 76, of Linn, passed away Sunday, September 25, 2011, at his residence. John was born January 9, 1935, in Jefferson City, a son to the late Leslie Wayne and Nellie Grace (Lambeth) Maddox. John attended school ...

Joseph Holterman Jr. (Veteran)

Joseph Frank Holterman Jr., age 79, of Freeburg, departed this life Monday, September 26, 2011, in the St. Mary's Health Center, Jefferson City. Mr. Holterman had been in failing health for some time. He was born August 21, 1932, near ...

Loyd Cassmeyer (Veteran)

Loyd A. Cassmeyer, 83, of Jefferson City, passed away on Monday, September 26, 2011, at the Missouri Baptist Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri. He was born April 19, 1928, in Folk, Missouri, a son of Arthur and Mamie Brester Cassmeyer. ...

William Renn

William L. Renn, age 75, of Hartsburg, passed away Monday, September 26, 2011, at his home. Bill was born February 9, 1936, in Cole County, Missouri, the son of Leroy Renn and Florence Winge Renn. He married Bonnie Bloomer, who ...

Lorene Jackson

Lorene Roach Jackson, 89, of California, Mo., passed from this life on Saturday, September 17, 2011, in Moberly, Mo. She is survived by her sons, Edwin L. Jackson of Athens, Georgia, Ronald A. Jackson of California, Missouri, and Royce L. ...

Pauline Sherman

Mrs. Pauline Sherman, age 98 years, of Hanahan, S.C., formerly of Jefferson City, Mo., went home to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Thursday, September 22, 2011. She was born in Ripley County, outside of Oxly, Mo., ...

Hilda Winkelman

Hilda Anna Marie Winkelman, age 96, of Jefferson City, formerly of Brinktown, departed this life Monday, September 26, 2011, in the Jefferson City Manor Care Center, Jefferson City. Mrs. Winkelman had been in failing health for some time. She was ...

Lois King

Lois Ellen King, age 77, passed into her heavenly home on Tuesday, September 27, 2011, in Jefferson City, Missouri. Lois was born on October 7, 1933, in her ancestral home on the Osage River in Tuscumbia, Missouri. Lois was the ...

Edward Hert

Edward L. Hert, 70, of California, Mo., passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2011, at his residence. He was born on July 17, 1941, in Sedalia, Mo., the son of Robert and Virginia (Baldwin) Hert, both of whom preceded him ...

Henry Eckles

Henry Lewis Eckles, 88, of Sedalia, died Tuesday, September 6, 2011. He was born February 19, 1923, near Dresden, Missouri. Henry was a cattle breeder and farmer, worked for MFA Dairy Breeders, and was an owner of Midwest Breeders, Springfield. ...

Carol Frogge

Carol L. Frogge, age 64, of Linn, passed away Monday, September 26, 2011, at St. Mary's Health Center in Jefferson City. Carol is survived by: three sons, William Coulter of Illinois, Robert Stephens of St. Louis, and Michael Jarrett of ...

Genevieve Luck

Mrs. Genevieve A. Luck, age 80 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., died Tuesday, September 27, 2011, at St. Mary's Health Center. Genevieve was born March 3, 1931, in Eugene, Mo., the daughter of Richard and Elva Norfleet Bond. She was ...

Cody Marshall

Cody Sparks Marshall, age 20 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., died Tuesday, September 27, 2011, at St. Mary's Health Center. Cody was born June 18, 1991, in Atlanta, Georgia the son of James R. and Merry Jayne Sparks Marshall. A ...

Phyllis Busby

Mrs. Phyllis W. Busby, age 91 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., passed away Friday, September 23, 2011, at St. Mary's Health Center. Visitation will be held at the First Presbyterian Church, 324 Madison Street, Jefferson City, Mo., from 1:00 until ...