Obituaries for September 2012

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Lawrence E. Markway

Mr. Lawrence E. Markway, age 82 years, of Wardsville, Mo., passed away Thursday, August 30, 2012, at Harry S. Truman Memorial Veterans' Hospital, Columbia, Mo. He was born on November 28, 1929 in Wardsville, Mo., a son of Fred and ...

Carolan Exon Underwood

Carolan Exon Underwood, age 66, was returned to the warmth and comfort of God on Tuesday, August 28, 2012. She fought a painful third battle with cancer this time of her lung, and she fought as long as she could ...

Lois Tremaine Hollerorth

Lois Tremaine Hollerorth, age 100 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., passed away Thursday, August 30, 2012, at Heisinger Bluffs. Mrs. Hollerorth was born on February 14, 1912, in Boone County, Mo., to Orville M. and Martha Margaret Bledsoe Tremaine. She ...

Franklin B. Walz

Mr. Franklin B. "Pete" Walz, age 78 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., went to be with Jesus Thursday, August 30, 2012, at Capital Region Medical Center. Pete was born November 16, 1933, in Jefferson City, the son of Carl J. ...

Brent Ward

Brent Ward, age 54, of Leachville, passed from this life Sunday, August 26, 2012, at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro, Arkansas. Brent was born May 16, 1958, in Jonesboro, to Norman and Fern (Billingsley) Ward. Brent ...

Marla Ann (Volmert) Harris

Marla Ann (Volmert) Harris, 53, of Sedalia, Missouri, passed away Thursday, August 30, 2012, at her home surrounded by her family. She was born November 6, 1958, in Jefferson City, Missouri, to Leander "Curly" and Viola Loethen Volmert. She was ...

Ashley Marie Norman

Ashley Marie Norman, 20, of Jefferson City, passed away on Thursday, August 30, 2012, at Barnes Jewish Hospital following a brief illness surrounded by her family. She was born November 26, 1991, in Columbia, a daughter of Angela Dobbins. She ...

Carolan Exon Underwood

Carolan Exon Underwood, age 66, was returned to the warmth and comfort of God on Tuesday, August 28, 2012. She fought a painful third battle with cancer this time of her lung, and she fought as long as she could ...

Lois Tremaine Hollerorth

Lois Tremaine Hollerorth, age 100 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., passed away Thursday, August 30, 2012, at Heisinger Bluffs. Mrs. Hollerorth was born on February 14, 1912, in Boone County, Mo., to Orville M. and Martha Margaret Bledsoe Tremaine. She ...

Steven Scott Putnam

Steven Scott Putnam, 49, of Little Rock, Arkansas, was born Saturday, May 11, 1963, in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, the son of Clyde and Nancy Putnam. He passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, August 14, 2012, at his home in Little Rock. Steven ...

Lawrence E. Markway

Mr. Lawrence E. Markway, age 82 years, of Wardsville, Mo., passed away Thursday, August 30, 2012, at Harry S. Truman Memorial Veterans' Hospital, Columbia, Mo. He was born on November 28, 1929 in Wardsville, Mo., a son of Fred and ...

Raymond F. Boschert

Raymond F. Boschert, 81, of St. Charles, Missouri, died on Saturday, September 1, 2012. Raymond was a life member of the VFW 4219, Knights of Columbus 823, American Legion 312, and a member of the St. Peter Parish. He will ...

Jasper Wayne Brethorst

Jasper Wayne Brethorst, two months old, of California, Mo., passed away on Saturday, September 1, 2012, at Cardinal Glennan Children's Hospital, St. Louis, Mo. He was born on June 4, 2012, at Women's and Children's Hospital Columbia, Mo., the son ...

Marla Ann Harris

Marla Ann (Volmert) Harris, 53, of Sedalia, Missouri, passed away Thursday, August 30, 2012, at her home surrounded by her family. She was born November 6, 1958, in Jefferson City, Missouri, to Leander "Curly" and Viola Loethen Volmert. She was ...

Holly Michele Kiesling

Holly Michele (Prenger) Kiesling, 37, of Jefferson City, returned to the warmth and comfort of God on Sunday, September 2, 2012. She fought cancer for five years until God heard her cries and extended His arm to return her home. ...

Linda K. Martin

Linda K. (Dutcher) Martin, 61, of California, passed away Monday, September 3, 2012, at her residence. She was born on September 9, 1950 at Latham Hospital, California, to Lester Lee and Norma Jean (Hayes) Dutcher. She was united in marriage ...

George Edward O'Hanlon Jr

George Edward O'Hanlon Jr., 91, of Jefferson City, died Monday, September 3, 2012, at Villa Maria Skilled Nursing Facility. He was born on March 22, 1921, in Millwood, Mo., the son of the late George Edward O'Hanlon Sr., and Nora ...

Rebecca Bales Staley

Rebecca Bales Staley, 74, of Bluffton, S.C., passed away on Saturday, September 1, 2012, at NHC Healthcare, Bluffton. Rebecca was born in Jefferson City, Mo., on August 13, 1938, and was the daughter of the late David Lee and Florence ...

Stephen A. Schmidt

Stephen A. Schmidt, Ed.D, age 79, of River Forest, Ill., passed away Monday, September 3, 2012, in Oak Park, Ill. Stephen was born on March 28, 1933, in Jefferson City, Mo. to Henry T. and Bertha (nee Korsmeyer) Schmidt. Dr. ...

Hubert August Brune

Hubert August Brune, age 82, of Meta, passed away at his home on Tuesday, September 4, 2012. He was born in Freeburg on October 28, 1929, second oldest son of the late August and Elizabeth (Reinkemeyer) Brune. On February 5, ...

Arthur Kenneth Wimberley

Arthur Kenneth Wimberley, 77, of Jefferson City, passed away from this life Thursday, August 23, 2012, at Capital Region Medical Center. Art was born to Ralph and Mary Alice (Barber) Wimberley in Decatur County, Georgia on October 18, 1934. He ...

Albert Bernard Brandt

Albert Bernard Brandt, 81, of Jefferson City, died Wednesday, September 5, 2012, at Villa Marie. He was born on February 14, 1931, in Chamois, Mo., the son of the late George Peter and Agnes Antoinette Kemmer Brandt. Albert was a ...

James L. Hartley

Mr. James L. Hartley, age 72 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., passed away Thursday, September 6, 2012, at Heisinger Bluffs. Funeral arrangements for Mr. Hartley, under the direction of Freeman Mortuary, are incomplete and will be announced at a later ...

Cleffie May Long

Cleffie May Williams Long, 100, of California, passed away on Wednesday, September 5, 2012, at St. Mary's Health Center in Jefferson City. Services are pending at this time. Arrangements are under the direction of Bowlin-Cantriel Funeral Services, 100 S. Oak ...

Joseph Christian Frank Sr.

Joseph Christian "Joe" Frank Sr., 31, of Holts Summit, died Wednesday, September 5, 2012. Funeral Services will be 2 p.m., Tuesday, September 11, 2012, at Concord Baptist Church with Rev. Dr. Monte Shinkle, the Rev. Richard Frank, and David Jolly ...

Cleffie May Long

Cleffie May Williams Long, 100, of California, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, September 5, 2012 at St. Mary's Health Center in Jefferson City. She was born on July 1, 1912, in Cooper County, the daughter of ...

Ruth Straw

Ruth Straw, 81, of New Bloomfield, passed away Friday, September 7, 2012. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, September 10, 2012, at New Bloomfield Christian Church. The family will receive friends from 4 until 8 p.m. ...

Joseph Christian Frank Sr.

Joseph Christian "Joe" Frank Sr., 31, of Holts Summit, died Wednesday, September 5, 2012. He was born on September 3, 1981, in Jefferson City, the son of Robert Christopher Frank and Kristie Lynn Biesemeyer Frank. He was a 1999 graduate ...

James L. Hartley

Mr. James L. Hartley, age 72 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., passed away Thursday, September 6, 2012, at Heisinger Bluffs. Jim was born on June 9, 1940, in Jefferson City, Mo., to Clarence Edward and Thelma L. Langkop Hartley. He ...

Carole Lehmen

Carole Lehmen, age 68, of Rich Fountain, passed away Friday, September 7, 2012, at St. Mary's Health Center in Jefferson City. Carole was born May 4, 1944, in Kansas City, a daughter to the late Ross and Dulcie (Baird) Calhoun. ...

Ruth Isabelle Straw

Ruth Isabelle Straw, 81 of New Bloomfield, Mo., passed away Friday, September 7, 2012. She was born March 11, 1931, in Callaway County, to Alonzo and Lillian Bryan Boyer. She attended Center School and graduated from New Bloomfield High School ...

Joyce L. Henderson

Mrs. Joyce L. Henderson, age 69 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., died Sunday, September 9, 2012, at the Jefferson City Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Joyce was born October 19, 1942, in Hallsville, Mo., the daughter of Ben and Leona Wyatt ...

David Leon Barker

David Leon Barker, 38, of Holts Summit, Mo., died Sunday, September 9, 2012, at Capital Region Medical Center following a courageous battle against cancer. He was born on July 19, 1974, in Huntsville, Arkansas, the son of Billy Leon and ...

Margaret Thelma Ely

Mrs. Margaret Thelma "Polly" Smiley Ely, age 102 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., died Friday, September 7, 2012, at the Capital Region Medical Center. Polly was born July 3, 1910, in Florida, Monroe County, Mo., the daughter of Ernest A. ...

Robert L. Haynes

Robert L. "Bob" Haynes, 76, of Columbia, passed away Friday, September 7, 2012, at Columbia Manor Care Center. Bob was born January 7, 1936, in Callaway County, Mo. to Harvey and Goldie (Oetting) Haynes. He married Martha Sue Richardson on ...

Roger W. Schepker

Roger W. Schepker, age 66, Glenwood, Iowa, passed away August 23, 2012, at the Veterans Hospital in Omaha, Nebraska. He was a 1964 graduate of Helias High School. He joined the Marine Corp after high school, spending most of his ...

Robert Gale Surface

Robert Gale Surface, age 89, of Lohman, Mo., passed away Saturday, September 8, 2012, at Jefferson City Nursing and Rehab. Robert was born on June 5, 1923, in Elston, Mo., to Ira and Mary (Ecton) Surface. He was married on ...

Danny Lee Beene

Danny Lee Beene, 59, of Jefferson City, passed away Wednesday, September 12, 2012, at his home. Arrangements are pending under the direction of HOUSER-MILLARD Funeral Directors, 2613 West Main Street, Jefferson City, MO 65109. (573) 636-3838. Condolences may be left ...

Jace Rylan Harris

Jace Rylan Harris, newborn son of Jessie Birkmann and Justin Harris, passed away Friday, September 7, 2012, at the University of Missouri Women's and Children's Hospital in Columbia, after blessing this world for 53 minutes. He is survived by his ...

Patricia R. Sanchez

Mrs. Patricia R. Sanchez, age 74 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., passed away peacefully Monday, September 10, 2012, at home surrounded by loved ones. Pat was born on April 12, 1938, in Columbus, Ohio, a daughter of Richard H. and ...

Bettie A. Cedervall

Major Bettie A. Cedervall, age 39 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., passed away Monday, September 10, 2012, at her home. Visitation will be held at Freeman Mortuary from 5:00 until 7:00 p.m., Friday, September, 14, 2012. Funeral services will be ...

Bettie A. Cedervall

Major Bettie A. Cedervall, age 39 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., passed away Monday, September 10, 2012, at her home. Bettie was born on August 25, 1973, in Dover, Ohio, a daughter of William Harry and Susan Steeley Butler. She ...

Harold Raymond Corn

Harold Raymond Corn, 71, of Jefferson City, passed away Wednesday, September 12, 2012, at the Life Care Center in Sullivan, Mo. He was born October 16, 1940 in southern Missouri, the son of the late Raymond and Dora (Horn) Corn. ...

Ada V. Ocheskey

Ada V. Ocheskey, age 85, of Bonnots Mill, passed away Tuesday, September 11, 2012, at St. Mary's Health Center in Jefferson City. Ada was born October 26, 1926, in Morrison, a daughter to the late Victor F. and Edna Clara ...

Juanita P. Fowler-Ousley

Juanita P. Fowler-Ousley, 62, of Jefferson City, passed away, Thursday, September 13, 2012, at St. Mary's Health Center. She was born March 7, 1950, in Jefferson City, the daughter of the late Ambers Sylvester and Geneva (LeCure) Fowler. On September ...

Donna Mae Vieth

Donna Mae Vieth, age 73, of Jefferson City, passed away Thursday, September 6, 2012, at Villa Marie Nursing Home in Jefferson City. She was the daughter of Harold and Harriette Tucker, born on February 23, 1939 in Independence. Donna was ...

Pauline T. Springer

Pauline T. Springer, age 84, of Westphalia, formerly of Jefferson City, passed away Thursday, September 13, 2012, at Westphalia Hills. Arrangements will be announced by Morton Chapel, Linn, MO. (897-2214) www.mortonchapel.com

Nelda Sauerhage Backer

Mrs. Nelda Sauerhage Backer, 94, of Jefferson City, passed away Thursday, September 13, 2012, at Heisinger Bluffs. Mrs. Backer was born on December 26, 1917 in Lohman, the daughter of Gustav Frank and Angeline Marie Raithel Sauerhage. On January 4, ...

Danny Lee Beene

Danny Lee Beene, 59, of Jefferson City, passed away Wednesday, September 12, 2012, at his home. He was born October 31, 1952, in Sedalia, Missouri, the son of Orlyn Wray and Patricia Ann (Jones) Homan. He was a 1972 graduate ...

Rosemary Benedicta Clark

Rosemary Benedicta Clark, age 65, of Eugene, Mo., formerly of Revere, Mass., passed away Tuesday, September 11, 2012, at Golden Living Center. She was born December 14, 1946, in Boston, Mass., a daughter of Joesph C. and Mary L. Forgione. ...

C. Parker Bennett

C. Parker "Punch" Bennett, 80, of Wappapello, Mo., died Friday, September 14, 2012, at Heritage Gardens of Senath, Mo. Mr. Bennett was born July 22, 1932, in Greenville, Mo. He was baptized in the Baptist faith, and for many years ...

Hayden Stanley Duzan

Hayden Stanley Duzan, infant twin son of Kelly and Jill Duzan of Middletown, Ill., was placed in the loving arms of Jesus on Saturday, August 25, 2012, at St. John's Children's Hospital in Springfield, Ill. Hayden leaves behind his loving ...

Judith Hancock

Judith Hancock, 73, of Jefferson City, passed away Saturday, September 15, 2012, at St. Mary's Health Center. 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

Paige F. Holliday

Mr. Paige F. Holliday, age 70 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., passed away Wednesday, September 12, 2012, at his home. Paige was born on October 2, 1941, in St. Louis, Mo., a son of Joseph D. and Nellie F. McCardle ...

Peter F. Radmacher

Peter F. Radmacher (Pete), age 78, of Rich Fountain, departed this life to be with the Lord on Friday, September 14, 2012, at Capital Region Medical Center surrounded by his family. Pete was born December 21, 1933, at his home ...

Wathena Carol Stewart

Wathena "Tina" Carol Stewart, age 80, of Eldon, Mo., passed away peacefully Friday, September 14, 2012, at the Eldon Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Tina was born October 16, 1931, in St. James, Mo., a daughter of James and Mary Ellen ...

David Joseph Richter

David Joseph Richter Jr., 86, of Wardsville, died Friday, September 14, 2012, at his residence surrounded by his family. He was born on June 25, 1926, in Wardsville, the son of the late David Joseph Richter Sr. and Merle Valley ...

Lee Boyd Howser

Lee Boyd Howser, age 79, of Eldon, passed away Thursday, September 13, 2012, at the Missouri Veterans Home, Warrensburg. He is survived by three daughters, Rosie C. Willis and husband Steve, Dollie A. Heinle and husband John, Sandy Howser and ...

Willard Benbrook

Rev. Willard Benbrook, age 86, of Mt. Vernon, passed away on Friday, September 14, 2012, at the Lawrence County Manor. He was born May 4, 1926, in Hutchinson, Kan., the son of Roscoe and Felma (Rose) Benbrook. He graduated from ...

Linus Henry Patten

Linus Henry Patten, 79, of St. Martins, died Friday, September 14, 2012, at St. Mary's Health Center. He was born on July 9, 1933, in Freeburg, the son of the late Edward P. and Catherine S. (Singer) Patten. Linus was ...

Rosella Jean Bax

Rosella Jean Bax, age 80, of Rich Fountain, passed away Thursday, September 13, 2012, at her home following a long and courageous battle with cancer. Rosella was born May 5, 1932, in St. Louis, the daughter of the late Robert ...

Louis Henry Hentges

Louis Henry Hentges, 95, of Jefferson City, died Friday, September 14, 2012, at his residence surrounded by his family. He was born on August 9, 1917, in Cole County, the son of the late Henry Charles and Josephine Margaret (Distler) ...

John D. Hickey

John Davis Hickey, age 79, of Jefferson City, passed away on Thursday, September 13, 2012, at St. Mary's Health Center. He was born July 16, 1933, near Tuscumbia, and raised on a farm near St. Elizabeth, the son of Omar ...

Venita J. Enowski

Venita J. Enowski, age 88, of Olean, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, September 14, 2012, at Miller County Nursing home in Tuscumbia. She was born October 4, 1923 in Olean on the family farm, the daughter ...

Helen Girard

Helen Girard, 95, of Columbia, passed away peacefully on Saturday, September 15, 2012. She was born on November 23, 1916, in Barrineau Park, Fla., to Nicholas and Barbara (Keller) Leiterman. During World War II, she was a Lieutenant in the ...

Bernice L. Miller

Bernice L. Miller, age 86 of Linn, passed away Saturday, September 15, 2012, at Autumn Meadows Skilled Nursing Facility in Linn. Bernice was born June 2, 1926, in Florida, Mo., a daughter to the late Earl and Opal (Adams) Smith. ...

Alton Dale Wallace

Alton Dale Wallace, age 80, of Jefferson City, passed away on Sunday, September 16, 2012, at Jefferson City Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. He was born March 18, 1932, in Whiteflat, Texas, the son of Arnold William and Veva Mae (Humphries) ...

Judith Ann Hancock

Judith Ann Hancock, 73, of Jefferson City, passed away Saturday, September 15, 2012, at St. Mary's Health Center. She was born August 29, 1939, in Clinton, Iowa, the daughter of Charles L. and Francis M. (Kandibowicz) Coleman. On May 11, ...

Rosalie Antonia Gerling

Rosalie Antonia Gerling, 87, of Jefferson City, Missouri, passed away on Friday, September 14, 2012, at Capital Region Medical Center. She was born October 30, 1924, in Vincennes, Indiana, the daughter of the late Paul and Helena Kutscher. She was ...

Donna Anita Hill

Ms. Donna Anita Hill, age 55 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., passed away Monday, September 17, 2012, at her home after an extended illness. Donna was born March 28, 1957, in Aberdeen, Miss., the daughter of Howard and Jimmie Nell ...

Lawrence Lueckenhoff

Lawrence Lueckenhoff, age 91, of Albuquerque, N.M., passed away Friday, September 14, 2012. Larry was born March 10, 1921, to Henry and Tillie Plasmeyer Lueckenhoff. He served with honor in the U.S. Navy and was stationed in England during World ...

James W. Meyer

James "Jim" W. Meyer, age 61, of Rich Fountain, passed away Tuesday, September 18, 2012, at his niece's residence in Taos. Jim was born August 27, 1951, in St. Louis, a son to the late Phillip Adam and Catherine Elizabeth ...

Kathleen Thompson

Kathleen Thompson, 93, of Jefferson City, passed away Sunday, September 16, 2012, at St. Joseph's Bluffs in Jefferson City. She was born April 12, 1919, in Stronghurst, Illinois, a daughter of the late C.L. and Rebekah (Mitchell) Thompson. She attended ...

Pauline T. Springer

Pauline T. Springer, age 84, of Westphalia, formerly of Jefferson City, passed away Thursday, September 13, 2012, at Westphalia Hills Retirement Center. Pauline was born January 23, 1928, in Madawaska, Maine, a daughter to the late Issac and Cyprinne (Fournier) ...

Evelyn Marie Light

Evelyn Marie Light, 68, Vienna, died Sunday, September 16, 2012, at her residence. Survivors include: one son, Bill Light; two daughters, Sandy Falter and Linda Sue Buscher; seven grandchildren; one brother, Virgil Mengwasser; six sisters, Delores Nichols, Rita Hughes, Laverne ...

Sarah Ellen Adams

Sarah Ellen Carlstrom Adams, 88, of Owensville, passed away Monday, September 17, 2012, at Frene Valley Healthcare South in Owensville. Sarah was born in Iberia, on July 19, 1924, to the late Walter and Marcia (Gardner) Dickerson. She was a ...

John Wilbert Becker

John Wilbert Becker, 84, of Jefferson City, died Sunday, September 16, 2012, at St. Mary's Health Center. He was born May 27, 1928, in Alton, Illinois, a son of John G. and Claire Becker. John was united in marriage to ...

Jeanie Lou Garriott

Jeanie Lou (Adams) Garriott, 60, of Fulton, passed away Saturday, September 15, 2012, at University of Missouri Hospital in Columbia with her family at her side. She was born September 26, 1951, in Fulton, the daughter of the late Forrest ...

Martha Jean Gibson

Martha Jean Gibson, 64, of Arleta, Calif., died Thursday, September 13, 2012, at Providence Tarzana Medical Center in Tarzana, Calif. Martha was born November 27, 1947, in Fulton, the daughter of the late Margaret J. Kemp and Charles E. Yocum. ...

Jack Dean Toler

Jack Dean Toler, 80, of Clarksburg, passed away on Tuesday, September 18, 2012, at his residence. He was born on November 27, 1931, at Clarksburg, the son of George and Velma (Winebrenner) Toler, both of whom preceded him in death. ...

Margaret Ann Antweiler

Margaret Ann Antweiler, 71, of Lake Ozark, died Tuesday, September 18, 2012 at Capital Region Medical Center. She was born on June 10, 1941, in Jefferson City, Missouri, a daughter of the late Charles Victor and Margaret C. Pfeffer Amend. ...

James W. Meyer

James "Jim" W. Meyer, age 61 of Rich Fountain, passed away Tuesday, September 18, 2012, at his niece's residence in Taos. Jim was born August 27, 1951, in St. Louis, a son to the late Phillip Adam and Catherine Elizabeth ...

Myron St. Pierre

Mr. Myron St. Pierre, age 57 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., passed away Wednesday, September 19, 2012, at the California Care Center, California, Mo. Funeral arrangements for Mr. St. Pierre under the direction of Freeman Mortuary are incomplete and will ...

Brent Ward

Brent Ward, age 54, of Leachville, passed from this life, Sunday, August 26, 2012, at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro, Arkansas. Brent was born May 16, 1958, in Jonesboro, to Norman and Fern (Billingsley) Ward. Brent ...

Roy L. McGhee Jr.

Roy L. McGhee Jr., 92, of Palm City, Fla.. died Friday, September 14, 2012, at The Treasure Coast Hospice Residence, in Stuart. Born in Jeferson City, Mo., he has resided in Palm City for the past 16 years, moving here ...

John Ray Wilson

John Ray Wilson, age 59, of Loose Creek, passed away Friday, September 21, 2012, at his residence. Arrangements will be announced by Morton Chapel, Linn, MO. (897-2214) www.mortonchapel.com

Myron St. Pierre

Myron St. Pierre, 57, of Jefferson City, Missouri, died Wednesday, September 19, 2012, at the California Care Center in California, Missouri. Myron Albert St. Pierre was born in Williston, North Dakota on December 7, 1954, to Moses and Hazel (Johnson) ...

Vernon Clatterbuck

Vernon Clatterbuck, 92, of Fulton, passed from this life on Thursday, September 20, 2012, at Callaway Community Hospital. He was born September 28, 1919, in Guthrie, Mo., the son of the late Herbert and Lula (Lawson) Clatterbuck. He married Jewell ...

Kaylie Grace Connerley

Kaylie Grace Connerley, age 7 months, passed away Thursday evening, September 20, 2012, at the Women's and Children's Hospital in Columbia, Missouri. Kaylie was born in Columbia, Missouri, on February 13, 2012, the daughter of Michael and Selena Schirmann Connerley. ...

Betty Lucille Bondurant Elliott

Betty Lucille Bondurant Elliott, age 86, of Jefferson City, passed away Friday, September 21, 2012, at her home in Jefferson City. She was born March 5, 1926, in Indianapolis, Indiana, the daughter of Clarence and Corinne Hattie Lear Reinbold, both ...

Bonnie Jean Hoffmeyer

Bonnie Jean Hoffmeyer, 83, of Lake Waukomis, Mo., passed away Saturday, September 22, 2012. Bonnie worked as an administrative assistant for the principal at New Mark Middle School and at Jefferson City Senior High School. Bonnie devoted her life to ...

Paige F. Holliday

Mr. Paige F. Holliday, age 70 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., passed away Wednesday, September 12, 2012, at his home. A Celebration of Paige's Life will be held from 5:00 until 8:00 p.m., Friday, October 12, 2012, in the Multipurpose ...

Juanita A. "Nita" Paden

Juanita A. "Nita" Paden, age 78, of Quincy, Ill., died Friday, September 21, 2012, in St. Luke's Hospital in Chesterfield. She was born on April 8, 1934, in Jefferson City, the daughter of Paul and Bertha (Pirner) Oidtman. She married ...

Mary Louise Newton Perkins

Mrs. Mary Louise Newton Perkins, age 77 years, of Eldon, Mo., formerly of Jefferson City, Mo., departed this life to be with her Lord on Thursday, September 20, 2012, at the Tuscumbia Care Center. Mary was born on September 3, ...

Lidwina Christine Schwartze

Lidwina Christine Schwartze, age 90, of Koeltztown, departed this life Thursday, September 20, 2012, in the Maries Manor Health Care Center, Vienna. She was born October 10, 1921, at Koeltztown, a daughter of Herman Liborius and Christine Gertrude (Loehner) Bax. ...

Ralph D. Scott

Mr. Ralph D. Scott, age 88 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., passed away Friday, September 21, 2012, at Boone County Hospital in Columbia, Mo. He was born on July 5, 1924, in Jefferson City, Mo., a son of Emmanuel and ...

John R. Wilson

John R. Wilson, age 59, of Loose Creek, passed away Friday, September 21, 2012, at his residence surrounded by his family. John was born November 11, 1952, in Jefferson City, a son to the late George and Margaret (Kemple) Wilson. ...

Dale Sapp

Dale Sapp, 56, of Holts Summit, passed away Sunday, September 23, 2012, at the University of Missouri Hospital and Clinics in Columbia. Arrangements are pending under the direction of HOUSER-MILLARD Funeral Directors, 2613 West Main Street, Jefferson City, MO 65109. ...

Vivian Carol Balkenbusch

Vivian Carol Balkenbusch, 78, of Palm Harbor, Florida, formerly of Jefferson City, passed away Sunday, September 23, 2012, at Suncoast Hospice Brookside. She was born October 11, 1933, in Jefferson City, a daughter of the late Emil H. and Aurelia ...

Mark Andrew Loosen

Mark Andrew Loosen, 55, of Jefferson City, passed away Thursday, September 20, 2012, at the Harry S Truman Memorial Veterans Hospital in Columbia, Mo. He was born April 21, 1957, in New York, N.Y., a son of the late Louis ...

Ronald Anthony Scheve

Ronald Anthony Scheve, 65, of Jefferson City, died Sunday, September 23, 2012, at the Harry S. Truman Memorial Veterans Hospital in Columbia. He was born on September 19, 1947, in St. Louis, the son of the late Daniel Arthur and ...

Hugo Albert Strobel

Hugo Albert Strobel, age 75, a lifelong resident of Lohman, passed away Sunday, September 23, 2012, at St. Joseph's Bluffs in Jefferson City. He was born March 7, 1937, on the family farm at Lohman, a son of John Georg ...

Delma Mary Jane Bruce

Mrs. Delma Mary Jane Bruce, age 94, of Wooldridge, Mo., died on Saturday, Sept. 22, 2012, at Cooper County Memorial Hospital following an extended illness. Mary Jane Bruce was born Jan. 5, 1918, in Rulo, Neb., the daughter of James ...

Marvin R. Cox

Marvin R. Cox, 61, of Russellville, passed away Saturday September 22, 2012, at his residence in Russellville. On May 14, 1951, he was born in McCrory, Ark., the son of the late Kenneth Oliver and Melvina (Jenkins) Cox. On July ...

Bamber H. Wright

Mr. Bamber H. Wright, age 93 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., died Monday, September 24, 2012, at St. Joseph's Bluffs. He was born April 17, 1919, in Tuscumbia, Mo., the son of Homer L. and Elizabeth Hauenstein Wright. He was ...

Karl August Engelbrecht

Karl August Heinrich Engelbrecht, 94, of Neoga, Ill., formerly of Kansas City, Kan., died Sunday, September 23, 2012, in Heartland Christian Village, Neoga, Ill. Mr. Engelbrecht was born on July 8, 1918, in Honey Creek, Mo., the son of Adam ...

Carolyn V. Atkins

Dr. Carolyn V. Atkins, age 82, of Jefferson City, Missouri, passed away Sunday, September 23, 2012, at the Oak Tree Villa Nursing Center in Jefferson City. She was born September 21, 1930, in Saint Louis, Missouri, and was preceded in ...

Jackie Lewis Chism

Jackie Lewis Chism, 60, of Jefferson City, died Friday, September 21, 2012, at St. Mary's Health Center. He was born in Tipton, Missouri to the late LeRoy D. Chism Sr. and Gladys E. Miller Chism on August 31, 1952. Jackie ...

Margaret Thelma Ely

Mrs. Margaret Thelma "Polly" Smiley Ely, age 102 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., died Friday, September 7, 2012, at the Capital Region Medical Center. Polly was born July 3, 1910, in Florida, Monroe County, Mo., the daughter of Ernest A. ...

Lewis Wolfe Jr.

Lewis "Bill" Wolfe Jr., age 82, of Linn, passed away Tuesday, September 25, 2012, at Capital Region Medical Center in Jefferson City. Arrangements will be announced by Morton Chapel, Linn, Mo. (573-897-2214) www.mortonchapel.com

Alvin Backues

Alvin "Al" Backues, age 83, of Linn, passed away Tuesday, September 25, 2012, at the University Hospital and Clinics in Columbia. Al was born May 8, 1929, in St. Louis, a son to the late Arthur Jake Backues and Sadie ...

John Edward Butcher

John Edward Butcher, 62, of Jefferson City, died Tuesday, September 25, 2012, at Capital Region Medical Center. He was born February 8, 1950, in Tuscola, Illinois, the son of the late Jerald and Helen (Cox) Butcher. He was a graduate ...

Lewis Wolfe Jr.

Lewis "Bill" Wolfe Jr., age 82, of Linn, passed away Tuesday, September 25, 2012, at Capital Region Medical Center in Jefferson City. Bill was born May 15, 1930, in Bonnots Mill, a son to the late Lewis H. and Bessie ...

John Francis Phelan

John Francis Phelan, age 83, of Perry, Iowa, passed away Monday, September 17, 2012, at Rowley Memorial Masonic Home in Perry, Iowa, surrounded by his loving family. John was born on a farm north of Perry, Iowa, on February 11, ...

Wayne Alan Edwards

Wayne Alan Edwards, age 64, passed away Tuesday, September 25, 2012, at his home. He was born December 17, 1947, to John Garnett Edwards and Virginia Florence Byler and they preceded him in death. Wayne retired from Duke Energy. Then, ...

Vivian Wallace

Vivian Wallace (nee Fawcett), 98, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Friday, September 21, 2012, in Brookfield, Wis. She was born and raised in Marion, Ill. Vivian graduated with a major in music from Southern Illinois University and taught ...

Bill Schaeperkoetter

Bill Schaeperkoetter, 89, of Mt. Sterling, Missouri, passed away Thursday, September 27, 2012, at University Hospital in Columbia. Bill married the former Eloise Miller of Hope, Missouri, on April 19, 1947, at the Oklahoma Church of Christ near Hope in ...

Dale Alan Sapp

Dale Alan Sapp, 56, of Holts Summit, passed away Sunday, September 23, 2012, at the University of Missouri Hospital & Clinics in Columbia. He was born September 8, 1956, in Columbia, Missouri, a son of Dale and Thelma (Calvin) Sapp. ...

Blaine G. Ryan

Mrs. Blaine G. Ryan, age 61 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., passed away Thursday, September 27, 2012, at her home. Blaine was born on October 8, 1950, in Jefferson City, Mo., the daughter of William C. and Mary Pinet Gamble. ...

Earlvada Ruth Scott

Mrs. Earlvada Ruth Scott, age 91, of Kansas City, Mo., formerly of Jefferson City, Mo., passed away peacefully on Tuesday, September 18, 2012. Ruth was born January 18, 1921, to Earl and Bonnie Veasman, and was raised in Dixon, Mo. ...

James Jacob Rapp

James Jacob Rapp, age 86, of Texarkana, Arkansas, died Monday, September 17, 2012, at a hospital in Texarkana. Mr. Rapp was born February 7, 1926, in Jefferson City, Missouri. He was employed by Standard Oil in Jefferson City, Cape Girardeau, ...

Death Notice

Robert Surface

Robert Surface, 89, of Jefferson City, died Saturday, September 8, 2012, at Jefferson City Nursing and Rehab. Arrangements are incomplete with HOUSER-MILLARD Funeral Directors, 2613 W. Main, (573) 636-3838. Condolences may be left for the family online at millardfamilychapels.com

Patricia R. Sanchez

Patricia R. Sanchez, age 74 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., passed away Monday, September 10, 2012, at her home. Funeral arrangements for Mrs. Sanchez, under the direction of Freeman Mortuary, are incomplete and will be announced at a later time. ...

Rosalee Gerling

Rosalee Gerling, 87, of Jefferson City, passed away Friday, September 14, 2012, at Capital Region Medical Center. 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

Jackie Lewis Chism

Jackie Lewis Chism, 62, of Jefferson City, passed away Friday, September 21, 2012 at St. Mary's Health Center. Arrangements are pending with HOUSER-MILLARD Funeral Directors, 2613 West Main Street; (573) 636-3838. Condolences may be left for the family online at ...

Louis A. Martin

Louis A. Martin, age 91, of Iberia, passed away on Saturday, September 29, 2012, at Miller County Care and Rehabilitation Center in Tuscumbia. Arrangements are incomplete at Fancher-Rekus Funeral Home in Iberia. www.fancher-rekusfuneralhomes.com