Obituaries for January 2012

Subscribe

Obituary

James E. "Jim" Baker

James E. "Jim" Baker, 88, of Mary's Home, died Friday, December 30, 2011, at Eldon Health Care. He was born June 11, 1923, in Hallsville, a son of Owen E. "Joe" Baker and Lena Richardson Baker, both deceased. On July ...

Jerry Wayne "JB" Branch

Jerry Wayne "JB" Branch, 50, of Taos, died Friday, December 30, 2011, at his home. He was born December 3, 1961, in Tuscumbia, a son of William "Bill" and Genevieve Scheulen Branch. On June 27, 1992, JB was united in ...

Michael D. King

Michael D. King, age 54, of Russellville, died Saturday, December 31, 2011, at his home. A Memorial Service will be held at 1:30 p.m., Wednesday, January 4, 2012, in the Cole Co. R-V High School Gym in Eugene. A complete ...

Ida J. Massman

Ida J. Massman, age 86, of Meta, passed away Thursday, December 29, 2011, at Autumn Meadows Skilled Nursing Facility in Linn. Visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m., Saturday, January 7, 2012, at St. Cecilia Catholic Church ...

Mary C. Maxey

Mary C. Maxey, 84, of Jefferson City, was called to heaven Friday, December 30, 2011, after a brief illness. She is survived by one daughter: Sandra Clark of Jefferson City; two sons: William L. Clark and Kenneth E. Clark, both ...

Larry J. "Woody" Wood

Mr. Larry J. "Woody" Wood, age 70 years, of Jefferson City, Mo.. went to be with his Lord and Savior on Thursday, December 29, 2011, at St. Mary's Health Center. Larry was born on December 15, 1941, in Miller County, ...

Shannon Lee Veltrop

Shannon Lee Veltrop, 37, of Jefferson City, passed away on Thursday, December 29, 2011, at her residence. She was born on August 14, 1974, in Tipton, Mo., a daughter of Carl and Debra Pryor. On June 7, 2003 she was ...

Kenneth H. Niemeyer

(Veteran)

Kenneth H. Niemeyer, 83, of Columbia, passed away Wednesday, December 28, 2011. Kenneth was born September 15, 1928, in St. Louis, to William C. and Olinda C. (Schwerdt) Niemeyer. He married Margaret R. Rennick on April 3, 1953, in Washington. ...

Dorothy Clark

Mrs. Dorothy J. "Dottie" Clark, age 80 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., passed away Wednesday, December 28, 2011, at the Golden Living Center. Dottie was born February 25, 1931, in Enid, Okla., the daughter of Horace E. and Carrie Rigney ...

Victoria Linnenbrink

Mrs. Victoria J. "Vickie" Linnenbrink, age 62 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., died Saturday, December 31, 2011, at her home. Vickie was born August 22, 1949, in St. Louis, Mo., the daughter of Freeman and Leota Ellis Martin. She was ...

Ida Massman

Ida J. Massman, age 86 of Meta, passed away Thursday, December 29, 2011, at Autumn Meadows Skilled Nursing Facility in Linn. Ida was born January 25, 1925, in Meta, a daughter to the late Liborious and Margaret (Bax) Hagenhoff. On ...

Aruna Peters

Aruna Peters, 54, of Jefferson City, passed away Monday, January 2, 2012, at Capital Region Medical Center. He was born February 9, 1957, in Freetown, Sierra Leone, West Africa, a son of Salaami Adeke and Nafisatu Ajara Peters. Aruna was ...

Kathryn LeCuru

Kathryn "Kathy, Kate" Sue (Sandbothe) LeCuru, age 55, of Taos, peacefully passed away Friday, December 23, 2011, surrounded by her loving family. She was born on July 15, 1956, in Jefferson City, the daughter of Edward and Alma Renkemeyer Sandbothe. ...

Donald Cox

Donald Leroy Cox, 75, of Vienna, died Friday, December 23, 2011, in St. Mary's Health Center, Jefferson City. Survivors include his wife, Monzell Cox of Vienna; three sons, Roy Lee Cox of Sebago Lake, Maine, Rodney Cox of Phoenix, Ariz. ...

Ralph Ryerson

Ralph Richard Ryerson, 67, of Fulton, passed away Tuesday, January 3, 2012, at University Hospital in Columbia. He was born May 22, 1944, in Vienna, Mo., the son of the late Oscar Earl Ryerson and May Ann (Cannady) Ryerson. On ...

Diane Christrup

Diane Marie Christrup, 30, of Jefferson City, passed away Wednesday, January 4, 2012, at her home. She was born November 15, 1981, in St. Louis, a daughter of Charles and Gloria (Schuch-mann) Christrup. She was a graduate of the University ...

Mary Prenger

Mrs. Mary Catherine Prenger, age 89 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., died Thursday, January 5, 2012, at St. Mary's Health Center. Mary was born July 16, 1922, in Jefferson City, Mo., the daughter of Edgar and Mary Branch Stieferman. She ...

Virginia LaBoube

Virginia LaBoube, 87, of Lee's Summit, formerly of Jefferson City, passed away Friday, January 6, 2012, at the St. Luke's Hospital in Lee's Summit. She was born August 3, 1924, in St. Louis, the daughter of the late Harry W. ...

Richard J. Muenks

Richard J. Muenks, age 65, of Loose Creek, passed away Saturday, January 7, 2012, at Capital Region Medical Center in Jefferson City. Visitation will be held from 4:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, January 10, 2012, at Morton Chapel ...

Eugene "Gene" Nilges

Eugene "Gene" Nilges, age 80, of Sunrise Beach, formerly of Linn, passed away Saturday, January 7, 2012, at Lake Regional Hospital in Osage Beach. A complete obituary will appear in the Tuesday edition of the News Tribune. Arrangements will be ...

Homer "Jay" Quinn

Homer "Jay" Quinn, age 84, of Eldon, died Friday, January 6, 2012, at Eldon Nursing and Rehab. He was born in Bagnell, on April 14, 1927, a son of the late Homer Jackson and Roxey (DeVore) Quinn. On June 10, ...

Louise R. Stokes

Mrs. Louise R. Stokes, age 93 years, a native of Jefferson City, Mo., and a long time resident of Rio Rancho, New Mexico, died Sunday, December 31, 2011, surrounded by her loving family. She was born on October 31, 1918, ...

Vaughn M. "Truly" King

(Veteran)

Mr. Vaughn M. "Truly" King, age 51 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., passed away Thursday, January 5, 2012, at the Jefferson City Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Truly was born on February 2, 1960, in St. Louis, Mo., a son of ...

Leroy Baker

Leroy E. Baker, 73, of Holts Summit, passed away Friday, January 6, 2012, at Capital Region Medical Center in Jefferson City. He was born May 2, 1938, in New Bloomfield, the son of Letch and Delpha (Brown) Baker. Leroy was ...

Antoinette Elliott

Mrs. Antoinette "Toni" Elliott, age 88 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., passed away Saturday, January 7, 2012, at Villa Marie. Toni was born on July 27, 1923, in St. Louis, Mo., the daughter of Edgar A. and Cecilia Tihen McConnell. ...

Barbara Heriford

Mrs. Barbara Ried Heriford, age 51, of Jefferson City, passed away on Sunday, January 8, 2012, at the University of Missouri Hospital in Columbia. She is at rest with the Lord, but she will be sorely missed. Barbara was born ...

Dorothy McDaniel-Franklin

Dorothy G. McDaniel-Franklin, age 79, of Eldon, died Sunday, January 8, 2012, at Jefferson City Nursing and Rehab following a lengthy illness. She was born February 15, 1932, in Eldon, the second daughter of the late Joe E. and Mildred ...

Richard Muenks

Richard J. Muenks, age 65, of Loose Creek, passed away Saturday, January 7, 2012, at Capital Region Medical Center in Jefferson City. Richard was born June 18, 1946, in Jefferson City, a son of the late Vincent W. and Margaret ...

Nellie Nichols

Nellie M. Cain Nichols, age 97, of Butler, Mo., passed on to be with the Lord Saturday, January 7, 2012, at Bates County Memorial Hospital in Butler, Mo. Nellie was born October 11, 1914, in Jefferson City, Mo., the daughter ...

Eugene Nilges

Eugene "Gene" G. Nilges, age 80, of Sunrise Beach and formerly of Linn, passed away Saturday, January 7, 2012, at Lake Regional Health System in Osage Beach. Gene was born March 22, 1931, in Linn, a son to the late ...

Merald Rice

Merald D. Rice, 79, of Jefferson City, passed away Sunday, January 8, 2012, at Capital Region Medical Center. He was born October 19, 1932, in the state of Kansas, a son of the late Les and Marie (Hollenbeck) Rice. He ...

Allen Schulte

Allen Andrew Schulte, 56, of Mary's Home, passed away Sunday, January 8, 2012, at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born November 4, 1955, in Jefferson City, son of the late Andrew and Bernadine (Backes) Schulte. Allen ...

Thelma Schultz

Thelma M. Schultz, 99, of Jefferson City, died Monday, January 9, 2012, at St. Joseph Bluffs. She was born October 9, 1912, in Ulman, Missouri, a daughter of Joseph Cleveland and Maude Martha Margaret Ann (Crane) Shikles. She attended Jefferson ...

Larry Callahan

Larry Gale Callahan, 69, of Waynesville, passed away Wednesday, January 4, 2012, at his daughter's residence. He was born February 17, 1942, in Flat River, the son of the late George Everett and Faye Farmer Callahan. Larry was a graduate ...

Raymond Kempker

Raymond "Ray" John Kempker, 49, of Jefferson City, passed away Monday, January 9, 2012, at St. Mary's Health Center. He was born August 10, 1962, at St. Mary's Health Center in Jefferson City, a son of Harold and Marie (Brune) ...

Ambrose LeBeau (Veteran)

Ambrose Nelson LeBeau, age 85, of Jefferson City, died Monday, January 9, 2012, at St. Mary's Health Center. He was born January 15, 1926, in Westmont, Ill., the son of Arthur A. LeBeau and Anna Adeline Tyfault LeBeau. He was ...

Alice Petree

Mrs. Alice E. Petree, age 67 years, of Hartsburg, Mo., died Friday, January 6, 2012, at her home. Alice was born June 11, 1944, in Iberia, Mo., the daughter of Everett and Dorothy Alexander Jones. She was married to Phillip ...

Ralph Schaefer

Ralph Schaefer, 91, of Jefferson City, passed away Tuesday, January 10, 2012, at St. Mary's Health Center. Arrangements are pending at HOUSER-MILLARD Funeral Directors, 2613 West Main Street; Jefferson City, MO 65109. (573) 636-3838. Condolences may be left for the ...

Rhua Smith

Rhua Bernice Smith, age 91, of Belle, formerly of Linn, passed away Monday, January 9, 2012, at Westphalia Hills. Bernice was born February 26, 1920, in Judge, a daughter to the Leo E. and Ada (Branson) White. Bernice was a ...

Diane Halcomb

Diane Christrup Halcomb, 30, of Jefferson City, passed away Wednesday, January 4, 2012, at her home. She was born November 15, 1981, in St. Louis, a daughter of Charles and Gloria (Schuch-mann) Christrup. She was a graduate of the University ...

Joan Domke

Joan Marie Domke, age 89, of New Bloomfield, died peacefully on Wednesday, January 11, 2012, at her home. She was born December 18, 1922, in Kankakee, Ill. to Rose and Francis J. Sullivan. Her father was a psychiatrist and she ...

Mark Forck (Veteran)

Mark Helias Forck, 81, of Jefferson City, passed away Wednesday, January 10, 2012, in Kansas City. He was born October 28, 1930, in Jefferson City to Gerald Frank and Rose Mary (Castrop) Forck. He was married on February 7, 1959, ...

Brigadier General James Pruitt (Veteran)

Brigadier General James L. Pruitt (Ret.), 68, of Holts Summit, Mo., passed away Tuesday, January 10, 2012, at Capital Region Medical Center in Jefferson City, Mo. He was born April 3, 1943, in Lebanon, Mo., a son of the late ...

Ralph Schaefer (Veteran)

Dr. Ralph H. Schaefer, 91, of Jefferson City, died Tuesday, January 10, 2012, at St. Mary's Health Center. He was born March 10, 1920, in Jefferson City, a son of Paul A. and Eleanor (Tuegel) Schaefer. He was a graduate ...

Nathan R. Carter

Nathan R. Carter, age 25 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., passed away Thursday, January 12, 2012, at his home. Nathan was born December 6, 1986, in San Francisco, California, the son of Ross Carter and Judy Dawson. He grew up ...

Helen B. Phelps

Helen B. Phelps, age 94, of Jefferson City, died peacefully on Thursday, January 5, 2012, in her apartment with her son-in-law, Tim, at her side. She was born July 6, 1917, in Orornogo, Mo., to Maggie Mae Strawhun Taylor and ...

Alvin Talken

(Veteran)

Alvin Talken, 93, of Taos, passed away Thursday, January 12, 2012, at Westphalia Hills in Westphalia, Missouri, surrounded by his family. He was born November 16, 1918, in Taos, a son of the late Frank and Minnie (Heislen) Talken. On ...

David Coplin Sr.

David Allin Coplin Sr., age 55, of California, formerly of Russellville, passed away Saturday, January 14, 2012, at the California Care Center in California. He was born January 19, 1956, in St. Louis, the son of Hoyt Herbert and Dorothy ...

Sue Cozart

Mrs. Sue E. Cozart, age 69 years, of Smithton, Ill., a former Jefferson City resident, passed away Sunday, January 15, 2012, at her home. Funeral arrangements for Mrs. Cozart, under the direction of Freeman Mortuary, are incomplete and will be ...

Richard Kroll (Veteran)

Richard John "Dick" Kroll, 74, of Lohman, died Sunday, January 15, 2012, at St. Mary's Health Center. Richard was born on January 28, 1937, in Jefferson City, the son of the late Sam Herman and Anne Mary Gerhardt Kroll. He ...

Hubert Wolken

Hubert John Wolken, 96, of Jefferson City, died Saturday, January 14, 2012, at St. Joseph Bluffs. He was born on July 23, 1915, in Taos, the son of the late Joseph and Cecelia Heislen Wolken. He was united in marriage ...

Sue Cozart

Mrs. Sue E. Cozart, age 69 years, of Smithton, Ill., a former Jefferson City resident, passed away Sunday, January 15, 2012, at her home. Sue was born on October 9, 1942, in Post, Texas, a daughter of James L. and ...

Joann Hambrick

Joann E. Hambrick, 77, of Washington, Mo., died Saturday, January 14, 2012, in the New Haven Care Center, New Haven. She was a member of the First Baptist Church, Dixon. Survivors include one son, Bob Hambrick of Ellensburg, Wash.; one ...

Lawrence Hensley (Veteran)

CW4 (Ret) Lawrence Oliver Hensley, 91, of Waynesville, Mo., a retired United States Army and Air Force and World War II veteran, passed away the morning of Monday, January 16, 2012, in the Phelps County Regional Medical Center of Rolla. ...

Gary Hill

Gary Wynne Hill, age 53, of Vienna, departed this life on Sunday, January 15, 2012, at his residence near Vienna. He was born on May 12, 1958, in St. Louis, a son of Donald and Orpha "Callie" (Feeler) Pryor. Mr. ...

Lee Murray (Veteran)

Lee Burtam Murray, 85, of California, passed away Sunday, January 15, 2012, at Good Shepherd Care Center in Versailles. Lee was born January 2, 1927, in Centertown, to Harvey and Annie Johnson Murray. He was married in 1949 to Eva ...

Jane Scott

Jane Irene Scott, of California, formerly of Moberly, died on Monday, January 16, 2012, at the Moniteau Care Center, California. She was born on March 3, 1920, in California, the daughter of Charles Henry Jr. and Margaret (Harris) Kratzer, both ...

Jo Brant

Jo Dean Brant, 77, of Tipton, died Wednesday, January 18, 2012, at Jefferson City Nursing and Rehab Center in Jefferson City. Ms. Brant was born May 7, 1934 in Marvin, the daughter of Mildred Bishop Price and Thomas Jack Price. ...

David Williams (Veteran)

David A. Williams, age 75, of Loose Creek, passed away Wednesday, January 18, 2012, at St. Mary's Health Center in Jefferson City. David was born December 13, 1936, in Loose Creek, a son to the late Charles and Augusta (Hug) ...

Laurine Boessen

Laurine H. Boessen, age 86, of Loose Creek, passed away Friday, January 20, 2012, at Westphalia Hills. A complete obituary will appear in the Sunday edition of the News Tribune. Arrangements under the direction of Morton Chapel in Linn (897-2214) ...

John Evans

John Lyman Evans, of young spirit, died peacefully Thursday, January 19, 2012, at his home with his family and friends by his side. Friends will be received from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. Monday at the Houser-Millard Funeral Home. A memorial ...

Lela Darlene Allen

Lela Darlene Allen, age 81, of Jefferson City, passed away Thursday, January 19, 2012, at Jefferson City Manor Care Center. She was born May 10, 1930, in Bolivar, the daughter of Clifford Cribbs and Sadie Irene (Seiner) Cribbs. Darlene graduated ...

Laurine H. Boessen

Laurine H. Boessen, age 86, of Loose Creek, passed away Friday, January 20, 2012, at Westphalia Hills. Laurine was born March 7, 1925, in Loose Creek, a daughter to the late Joseph E. and Annie (Lock) Boessen. Laurine was a ...

Willis H. Burbach

Willis H. Burbach, age 89, of Linn, passed away Friday, January 20, 2012, at Westphalia Hills Retirement Center. A complete obituary will appear in the Wednesday edition of the News Tribune. Arrangements will be announced by Morton Chapel, Linn. (573-897-2214) ...

Karen Kaye Cates

Karen Kaye Cates, 60, of Holts Summit, died Friday, January 20, 2012, at her residence. She was born April 17, 1951, in Poplar Bluff, the daughter of Emil Orville and Elsa Larene Jackson McDowell. Her mother survives in Ellsinore. She ...

Margie Lenoir Gerdenics

Margie Lenoir Gerdenics, 84, of Jefferson City, died Friday, January 20, 2012, at St. Joseph Bluffs in Jefferson City. She was born October 11, 1927, in rural Calwood, a daughter of Richard and Bertha Myers Hickman. On December 30, 1951, ...

Audrey Mae Goldman

Audrey Mae Goldman, 86, passed away peacefully January 16, 2012, in Kanab, Utah. She was born in Decatur, Ill. on March 19, 1925, daughter of George and Verna (Phillips) Scott. She married Joseph S. Goldman on October 21, 1942, in ...

Susie E. Schnieders

Susie E. Schnieders, 86, of Jefferson City, died Friday, January 20, 2012, at her home. She was born August 9, 1925, in Jefferson City, a daughter of August and Dora (Propst) Engelbrecht. She attended Immanuel Lutheran School at Honey Creek. ...

Ronald E. Strong

Dr. Ronald E. Strong, age 69 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., passed away Saturday, January 21, 2012, at his home. Funeral arrangements for Dr. Strong under the direction of Freeman Mortuary are incomplete and will be announced at a later ...

Mary Joann Emmelhainz Westin

Mrs. Mary Joann Emmelhainz Westin, age 82 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., passed away Friday, January 20, 2012, at Heisinger Bluffs Retirement Center. She was born on October 6, 1929, in Columbus, Ohio, the daughter of Carl and Maple Grove ...

Billy I. Butler

(Veteran)

Billy I. Butler, 83, of Jefferson City, died Friday, January 20, 2012, at Heisinger Bluffs. He was born April 8, 1928, in Jefferson City, a son of Joseph A. and Beulah O. (Curtie) Butler. On March 28, 1953, Billy was ...

Richard C. "Dick" McCann

(Veteran)

Richard C. "Dick" McCann, 87, of Jefferson City, passed away Wednesday, January 18, 2012, in Kingwood, Texas. A World War II veteran and graduate of Cornell University, he worked for Westinghouse Corporation in Sharon, Pennsylvania and Jefferson City, Missouri. After ...

John Lyman Evans

(Veteran)

John Lyman Evans, of young spirit, died peacefully Thursday, January 19, 2012, at his home with his family and friends by his side. He was born September 29, 1935, in St. Louis, the son of John Lyman and Johanna (Lange) ...

John Bailey (Veteran)

John Lewis Bailey, 63, Jefferson City, passed away peacefully, Thursday, January 19, 2012, at Capital Region Medical Center. John was born in San Francisco. He served 11 years in the Air Force and two tours in Vietnam. His specialty was ...

Linda Brandt

Linda L. Brandt, 67, of Lake Ozark, passed away on Friday, January 20, 2012, at Lake Regional Health Systems in Osage Beach. Survivors include her husband, Robert Brandt of the home; three sons, Kent Holtz, Osage Beach, Mark Brandt, Eldon, ...

Sharon Keeran

Sharon Michelle Keeran, 57, of California, died Saturday, January 21, 2012, at the Landmark Hospital in Columbia from complications of a car accident on December 27, 2011. She was born on March 12, 1954, in Independence, the daughter of James ...

Richard McCann (Veteran)

Richard C. "Dick" McCann, 87, of Jefferson City, passed away Wednesday, January 18, 2012, in Kingwood, Texas. A World War II veteran and graduate of Cornell University, he worked for Westinghouse Corporation in Sharon, Pennsylvania and Jefferson City, Missouri. After ...

Terry Rowland Sr.

Terry Joe Rowland Sr., 63, of Harrisburg, passed away Friday, January 20, 2012, at Boone Hospital Center in Columbia, Mo. Terry was born on January 31, 1948, to J.H. and Cleo V. Rowland in Columbia, Mo. They preceded him in ...

Ronald Strong

Dr. Ronald E. Strong, age 69 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., died Saturday, January 21, 2012, at his home. Ron was born October 26, 1942, in Kirksville, Mo., the son of Carroll E. Strong and E. Lanier Hardy White. He ...

Willis Burbach

Willis H. Burbach, age 89, of Linn, passed away Friday, January 20, 2012, at Westphalia Hills Retirement Center. Willis was born October 29, 1922, in rural Cole County, Missouri, a son to the late Louis C. and Bertha L. (Carsten) ...

Rudy Cimperman

Rudy Cimperman, 65, Linn, passed away Tuesday, January 10, 2012, at Capital Region Medical Center. Rudy was a very unique individual with the strength of mind to always be himself, never changing the course he chose. He was very comfortable ...

Estella Pucher

Estella (Cimperman) Pucher nee Reinsch, 87, of Rich Fountain, passed away on Monday, January 16, 2012. She was born February 24, 1924, in St. Louis, Mo. to police officer, Henry John Reinsch and Estelle Edith Reinsch nee Sprague. She married ...

Felix Boehm

Felix L. Boehm, age 84 of Rich Fountain, passed away Tuesday, January 24, 2012, at his residence. Felix was born December 17, 1927, in Rich Fountain, a son to the late William and Caroline Lena (Rudroff) Boehm. Felix attended school ...

Sharon Keeran

Sharon Michelle Keeran, 57, of California, died on Saturday, January 21, 2012, at the Landmark Hospital in Columbia from complications of a car accident on December 27, 2011. She was born on March 12, 1954, in Independence, the daughter of ...

Juanita Kremer

Juanita Ann Kremer, 91, of Jefferson City, died Wednesday, January 25, 2012, at Adams Street Place. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10 a.m., Saturday, January 28, 2012, at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church. Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Friday at ...

Kathleen Ritter

Kathleen Ritter, age 61, of St. Elizabeth, passed away Tuesday, January 24, 2012, at her home. She was born in Tuscumbia on January 10, 1951, daughter of Alfred and Irene (Wankum) Dickneite Sr. On June 24, 1978, Kathleen Dickneite was ...

Harold Bergman (Veteran)

Harold Lee Bergman, 56, of Noti, Ore., formerly of Russellville, Mo., passed away Tuesday, January 24, 2012, at St. Mary's Health Center in Jefferson City, Mo. Harold was born January 6, 1956, in Washington, Mo., the son of Jerry Bergman ...

Jane Hulin

Jane E. Hulin, 65, of Jefferson City, passed away Wednesday, January 25, 2012, at St. Mary's Health Center, Jefferson City, after a lengthy illness. She was born on November 28, 1946, in Glasgow, the daughter of Sheridan Sr. and Lula ...

Juanita Kremer

Juanita Ann Kremer, 91, of Jefferson City, died Wednesday, January 25, 2012, at Adams Street Place. She was born on December 13, 1920, in Bonnots Mill, Mo., the daughter of the late Lee R. and Mary Pauline Schmitz Smith. She ...

Virginia Coates

Virginia Coates, 48, of Jefferson City, passed away Friday, January 27, 2012, at St. Mary's Health Center. Arrangements are pending with the HOUSER-MILLARD Funeral Directors, 2613 West Main Street; 636-3838. Condolences may be left for the family online at www. ...

Sharon Dial Gaddy

Sharon Dial Gaddy, 67, of Jefferson City, formerly of Warrensburg and Houstonia, passed away Thursday, January 26, 2012, at her home. She was born January 29, 1944. She shared her gentle, compassionate, caring spirit for others as a registered nurse ...

Ruby A. Haldiman

Ruby A. Haldiman, 94, of Sioux City, Iowa, formerly of Jamestown, Mo., passed away Wednesday, January 25, 2012. On April 22, 1917, in Oregon County, Missouri, Ruby was born, the daughter of Ambrose and Mary (Roberts) Taylor, both of whom ...

Juanita Mildred Steenburgen Oakley

Juanita Mildred Steenburgen Oakley, 83, of Jefferson City, passed away Saturday, January 28, 2012, at the Golden Living Center. Arrangements are pending with HOUSER-MILLARD Funeral Directors, 2613 West Main Street; 636-3838. Condolences may be left for the family online at ...

Opal Mae Thomasson

Mrs. Opal Mae Thomasson, age 89 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., died Friday, January 27, 2012, at the Summit Villa Nursing Center in Holts Summit, Mo. Opal was born May 5, 1922, in Tuscumbia, Mo., the daughter of George E. ...

James B. Scrivner

(Veteran)

James B. Scrivner, age 78 years, of Santa Ana, Calif., passed away on Wednesday, January 11, 2012. He was born March 13, 1933, in Jefferson City, Mo., the son of Iris E. Griffith and J. O. Scrivner. He married former ...

Virginia Coates (Veteran)

Virginia "Ginger" Coates, 48, of Jefferson City, passed away on Friday, January 27, 2012, at St. Mary's Health Center. She was born November 5, 1963, in Dover, Ohio the daughter of the late James E. Stephan and Carol Schultz McDonald. ...

Edwin Garber Jr. (Veteran)

Edwin R. Garber Jr., age 85, of California, formerly of Tipton, passed away Saturday, January 28, 2012, at Moniteau Care Center in California. He was born May 8, 1926, near Versailles, a son of Edwin R. and Elizabeth Diener Garber. ...

Marvin Harris (Veteran)

Mr. Marvin J. Harris, age 84 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., died Sunday, January 29, 2012, at the Capital Region Medical Center. Marvin was born October 24, 1927, in Jefferson City, Mo., the son of William L. "Willie" and Minnie ...

Juanita Oakley

Juanita Mildred (Steen-burgen) Oakley, 83, of Jefferson City, passed away Saturday, January 28, 2012 at Golden Living Center. She was born on November 10, 1928, in Henley, a daughter of the late John Walter and Georgia Nichols Steenburgen. She was ...

Bill Parker

Bill Massey "Coach" Parker, 74, of Vienna, died Sunday, January 29, 2012, in the Maries Manor and Rehabilitation Center, Vienna. Funeral services will be conducted for Mr. Parker at 11:00 a.m., Thursday, February 2, 2012, in the Vienna United Methodist ...

Eleanore Rodeman

Eleanore Catherine Rodeman, 92, of Wardsville, joined her husband in eternal life on Sunday, January 29, 2012, at her home surrounded by her family and loving caregivers. She was born on May 11, 1919, in St. Thomas, a daughter of ...

Aylene Roling

Aylene I. Roling, 93, of Kansas City, formerly of Jefferson City, passed away Monday, January 30, 2012. Arrangements are pending with the HOUSER-MILLARD Funeral Directors, 2613 West Main Street; 636-3838. Condolences may be left for the family online at www. ...

Bonnie Thomas

Bonnie J. Thomas, age 80, of Jefferson City, Missouri, departed this life on Friday, January 27, 2012, at Jefferson City Rehabilitation Center, Jefferson City, Missouri. Bonnie was born December 30, 1931, in Marshfield, Wisconsin, the daughter of James and Edna ...

Leonard Thurman

Leonard E. Thurman, age 73, of Linn, passed away Monday, January 30, 2012, at Autumn Meadows Skilled Nursing Facility. Leonard was born November 23, 1938, in Montgomery City, a son to the late George and Ethel (Jones) Thurman. Leonard was ...

Beulah Watt

Beulah Ruth Watt, 77, of Jefferson City, passed away Saturday, January 28, 2012, at Adam Street Place. She was born November 29, 1934, in Cole Junction, the daughter of the late James and Daisy Duncan Kelly. On May 25, 1964, ...

Nancy Zumbehl

Nancy Kay Helen Zumbehl, 66, of New Bloomfield, Mo., died Monday, January 30, 2012, at her residence. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Friday, February 3, 2012, at Central United Church of Christ. Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Thursday, February ...