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Obituaries from September 2010

Imogene Varnum (09/30/10)
Imogene Varnum, 87, of Tulsa, Okla., formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2010, at St. Francis Hospital in Tulsa. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Marcus Rogers (09/30/10)
Marcus K. "Mark" Rogers, 72, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, Sept. 29, 2010, at Monticello House in Jackson. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Gilbert Walther (09/30/10)
Gilbert R. "Gib" Walther, 87, of Jackson passed away Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2010, at his home. He was born Oct. 14, 1922, north of Jackson, son of Ernst and Anna Dreyer Walther. He and Dorothy Krueger were married Dec. 5, 1944, at Hanover Lutheran Church in Cape Girardeau. She passed away May 4, 1998...
Frank Maevers Sr. (09/30/10)
Frank Albert Maevers Sr., 89, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, Sept. 29, 2010, at Missouri Veterans Home. He was born March 25, 1921, in Cape Girardeau, to Albert F. and Laura Ann Lueder Maevers. He and Lillian Baldwin were married May 5, 1943, in Cape Girardeau...
Kathryn Hill (09/30/10)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Kathryn Louise Millikan Hill, 89, of Cairo died Monday, Sept. 27, 2010, at Cedar Ridge Health Center in Lebanon, Ill. Visitation will be after 5 p.m. today at Barkett Funeral Home in Cairo and from 8 a.m. to service time Friday at St. Patrick's Church. The rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. today...
Roger Marcussen (09/30/10)
Roger K. Marcussen, 80, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, Sept. 29, 2010, at Landmark Hospital. There is no service. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Dorothy Burch (09/29/10)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Dorothy A. "Dot" Burch, 92, of Perryville died Monday, Sept. 27, 2010, at Independence Care Center of Perry County. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday and 6:30 to 9:30 a.m. Friday at Young and Sons Funeral Home. A Catholic wake will be at 6:30 p.m. Thursday...
Maxine Hitt (09/29/10)
Maxine E. Hitt, 88, of Oak Ridge died Sunday, Sept. 26, 2010, at Jackson Manor in Jackson. Arrangements are incomplete at Cracraft-Miller Funeral Home in Jackson.
Leon Bisher (09/29/10)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Leon Patrick Bisher, 96, of Chaffee died Monday, Sept. 27, 2010, at Chaffee Nursing Center. He was born March 8, 1914, in St. Louis, son of John and Mary Schlosser Bisher. He and Cecelia Elizabeth Gosche were married Oct. 11, 1941. She preceded him in death Aug. 23, 2001...
Floyd Wright (09/29/10)
Floyd William Wright, 85, of St. Charles, Mo., passed away peacefully Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2010, at the Meadowlands, surrounded by family. Dearest husband of 62 years to Betty Ann Besel Wright; dear son of the late Floyd E. and Isabelle Wright; devoted father of Dr. William B. (Gail) Wright, Robert A. (Kelly) Wright, Bruce L. Wright and Brian S. (Joan) Wright; beloved grandfather of Dr. Amberle, Bradley, Trevor, Katherine and Taylor Wright...
Lentice Abernathy (09/29/10)
Lentice M. "Abe" Abernathy, 81, of Whitewater passed away Friday, Sept. 24, 2010, at his home. He was born Feb. 28, 1929, in Vanduser, Mo., son of Harry J. and Gladys M. Campbell Abernathy. He and Betty Jane Niswonger were married April 27, 1951. Lentice was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church in Jackson, and a former member of St. Paul Lutheran Church in Chaffee. He was a salesman many years with Mirly Truck Sales, retiring to the family farm in 1983...
Carl Robins (09/28/10)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- Robert "Carl" Robins, 78, of Advance passed away Sunday, Sept. 26, 2010, at the Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born Jan. 24, 1932, at Lutesville, Mo., son of Luther and Amy Louise Hensley Robins. He and Lessie McIntosh were married Oct. 14, 1971, in Corning, Ark...
Clayton Proffer (09/28/10)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Clayton Wesley Proffer, 94, of Chaffee died Saturday, Sept. 25, 2010, at Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born Jan. 25, 1916, in Bloomfield, Mo., son of William Franklin and Olive Bethel Williams Proffer Sr. He and Emogene M. Johnson were married Oct. 21, 1948. She preceded him in death May 26, 1982. He and Geneva Hindman were married in December 1982...
Raymond Arnzen (09/28/10)
KELSO, Mo. -- Raymond Herman Arnzen, 82, of Kelso died Monday, Sept. 27, 2010, at Chaffee Nursing Center in Chaffee, Mo. He was born Aug. 13, 1928, in St. Louis, to Frank Felix and Minnie Mae Eftink Arnzen. He married Joella Eileen Beal Aug. 18, 1956, in Cape Girardeau...
Hermina Gosche (09/28/10)
NEW HAMBURG, Mo. -- Hermina Catherine Gosche, 94, of New Hamburg died Sunday, Sept. 26, 2010, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born Oct. 24, 1915, in Commerce, Mo., daughter of Alfers and Pauline Scherer Chatman. She and Raymond A. Gosche were married Nov. 22, 1939. He preceded her in death Nov. 10, 1987...
Hermina Gosche (09/27/10)
Hermina C. Gosche, 94, of New Hamburg, Mo., died Sunday, Sept. 26, 2010, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee, Mo.
Larry Mayberry (09/27/10)
Larry Wayne Mayberry, 52, of Scott City died Saturday, Sept. 25, 2010, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born Dec. 22, 1957, at Chicago, to Richard Carl and Etta L. Winemiller Mayberry. He and June Coomer were married Jan. 6, 2002, in Scott City. He was of the Baptist faith and was retired from the U.S. Army...
Harry Mae Nailing (09/27/10)
Harry Mae Nailing, 71, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, Sept. 25, 2010, at her home. Visitation will be from noon to 1 p.m. Friday at Ford and Sons Sprigg Street Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau. Funeral will be at 1 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Lorimier Cemetery in Cape Girardeau...
William Hapgood (09/27/10)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- William H. Hapgood Sr. 65, of Perryville died Sept. 25, 2010, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday and from 6:30 a.m. Wednesday to service time at Young and Sons Funeral Home...
Leola DeClerk (09/27/10)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Leola M. DeClerk, 83, of Perryville died Sept. 25, 2010, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday and 6:30 to 9:20 a.m. Tuesday at Miller Family Funeral Home in Perryville. The rosary will be recited at 8:30 a.m. at the funeral home. Funeral Mass will be at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church in Perryville...
Harold Whitehead (09/27/10)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- Harold "Bill" Whitehead, 83, of Advance was born April 4, 1927, at Advance, the son of Leo and Letha Ladd Whitehead and passed away Sept. 25, 2010, at his home. Bill had been in the trucking industry for 50 years. He was a Veteran of World War II, serving in the U.S. Navy. He was a 32nd Degree Mason and Scottish Rite...
Mildred Peeler (09/27/10)
ANNA, Ill. -- Mrs. Mildred B. Peeler, 94, of Anna died at 4:35 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 25, 2010, at her daughter's home in East Cape Girardeau, Ill. She was born March 2, 1916, at Villa Ridge, Ill., the daughter of Robert and Etta Wright Johnson. She married Koble L. "Dick" Peeler on Dec. 17, 1932, in Dongola, Ill. He preceded her in death April 17, 1985...
Laverne Gockel (09/27/10)
Laverne Olga Gockel, 84, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, Sept. 25, 2010, at the Lutheran Home. She was born Aug. 1, 1926, at Point Rest, Mo., to Louis Charles and Isabell Mehner Springer. She and Marvin "Pete" Gockel were married Jan. 12, 1951, at Cape Girardeau...
Clayton Muller (09/26/10)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Clayton Leo Muller, 82, of Marble Hill died Friday, Sept. 24, 2010, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday at Hutchings Funeral Chapel in Marble Hill. The funeral will be at noon Tuesday at the funeral home...
Harold Gibbar Jr. (09/26/10)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Harold P. Gibbar Jr., 67, of Summerfield, Fla., formerly of Perryville, died Friday, Sept. 24, 2010, in St. Francois County, Mo. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today and from 6:30 to 9:30 a.m. Monday at Young and Sons Funeral Home in Perryville. The wake will be at 6 p.m. today...
Gladys Cook (09/26/10)
SEDGEWICKVILLE, Mo., -- Gladys Mae Cook, 67, of Sedgewickville died Thursday, Sept. 23, 2010. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today at Hutchings Funeral Chapel in Marble Hill. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Monday at the funeral chapel, with burial in Pulliam Cemetery near Scopus, Mo...
Kenneth Hughes (09/26/10)
Kenneth W. Hughes, 67, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, Sept. 25, 2010, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete at Ford and Sons Funeral Home.
Lentice Abernathy (09/26/10)
Lentice M. "Abe" Abernathy, 81, of Whitewater died Friday, Sept. 24, 2010. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Jackson. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery in Cape Girardeau...
Clayton Proffer (09/26/10)
CHAFFEE, Mo. — Clayton Wesley Proffer, 94, of Chaffee died Saturday, Sept. 25, 2010, at the Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee.
Harold Whitehead (09/26/10)
ADVANCE, Mo. — Harold "Bill" Whitehead of Advance died Saturday, Sept. 25, 2010, at his home. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Morgan Funeral Home in Advance.
Mildred Surface (09/26/10)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Mildred A. "Billie" Surface, 83, of Grassy, Mo. died Friday, Sept. 24, 2010, at Woodland Hills Nursing Home in Marble Hill. She was born March 29, 1927, in Millersville to Ralph and Beulah Austin Webb. She and Walter Surface were married Dec. 16, 1944...
Jewel Honey (09/26/10)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Jewel Honey, 95, of Tamms, Ill., died at 12:22 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 25, 2010, at Daystar Care Center in Cairo. She was born Oct. 4, 1914, at Delta, Ill., the daughter of Samuel Harrison and Pearl Melissa Allen Phillips. She and Earl Honey were married on Jan. 27, 1934. He preceded her in death Aug. 19, 2000...
Marshall Riley (09/26/10)
Marshall F. Riley, 87, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, Sept. 23, 2010, at his home. He was born Nov. 12, 1922, in Benton, Mo., to Clarence E. and Eva Burns Riley. He and Shirlene Ellis were married Aug. 24, 1946, in Cape Girardeau. Riley was an Army veteran of World War II, serving in Europe, France, Germany, Belgium and the Battle of the Bulge. He received the Purple Heart, Bronze Star and many other awards...
Marshall Riley (09/25/10)
Marshall Riley Marshall F. Riley, 87, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, Sept. 23, 2010, at his home. He was born Nov. 12, 1922, in Benton, Mo., to Clarence E. and Eva Burns Riley. He and Shirlene Ellis were married Aug. 24, 1946, in Cape Girardeau...
Harold Gibbar Jr. (09/25/10)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Harold P. Gibbar Jr., 67, of Summerfield, Fla., formerly of Perryville, died Friday, Sept. 24, 2010, in St. Francois County, Mo. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday and from 6:30 to 9:30 a.m. Monday at Young and Sons Funeral Home in Perryville. The wake will be at 6 p.m. Sunday...
Martha Hathaway (09/24/10)
Martha V. Hathaway, 82, of St. Charles, Mo., formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2010, at Garden View Care Center in O'Fallon, Mo. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. today at Cotrell Funeral Chapel in Poplar Bluff, Mo. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at the chapel, with the Rev. Brian Sharp officiating and the Rev. Vernon Kneir assisting. Burial will be in City Cemetery in Poplar Bluff...
Scott Gamster (09/24/10)
Scott Kemp Gamster, 65, of Marion, Ill., died Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2010, at his home. A memorial service will be conducted at 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Reynoldsburg Church near Tunnel Hill, Ill. The Rev. Pete Vinson will officiate. Private interment will be in Woodside Cemetery...
Karen Kinder (09/23/10)
Karen Sue Kinder, 66, of Scott City died Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2010, at Life Care Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born June 21, 1944, at Joplin, Mo., to Irvin and Ruth LaJune Standiford Wheeler. She and Dallas Kinder were married Oct. 26, 1985, in Illmo. He preceded her in death June 15, 1999...
Scott Gamster (09/23/10)
Scott Kemp Gamster, 65, of Marion, Ill., formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2010, at his home. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Bailey Funeral Home in Vienna, Ill. A memorial service will be conducted at 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Reynoldsburg Church near Tunnel Hill, Ill. Private interment will be in Woodside Cemetery...
Terry Kyles Jr. (09/23/10)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Terry Lamont Kyles Jr., son of Terry and London Kyles of Cairo, died at birth Sunday, Sept. 19, 2010, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Graveside service will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Spencer Heights Memorial Park in Mounds, Ill., with Larry Barnett Sr. officiating...
Don Walz (09/23/10)
Don Fredrick Walz, 79, of Jackson, formerly of Jefferson City, Mo., passed away Friday, Sept. 17, 2010, at Jackson Manor. He was born Oct. 27, 1930, in Jefferson City, the fourth child of Milo H. Sr. and Esther Beck Walz. Don was a 1948 graduate of Jefferson City High School and graduated from the University of Missouri-Columbia with degrees in business and finance...
Rosalie Basham (09/22/10)
MOUNDS, Ill. -- Rosalie Basham, 78, of Mounds passed away Monday, Sept. 20, 2010, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born Nov. 20, 1931, in Karnak, Ill., daughter of Thomas and Ollie Holtzclaw McDonough. Rosalie was a member of the United Methodist Church in Mounds, member and past president of Pulaski County Republican's Women's Club, was past chairman of Pulaski County American Heart Association, and had been a volunteer with Villa Ridge 4-H many years...
Paul Daniels (09/22/10)
Paul Edward Daniels, 65, of Scott City died Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2010, at Southern Hills Hospital in Nashville, Tenn. He was born Sept. 5, 1945, in Cape Girardeau, to Joe Daniels and Lucille Porchie Daniels Warner. Daniels was a truck driver with Hall Worldwide in Charleston, Mo...
Pat Bierschwal (09/22/10)
Pat A. Bierschwal, 78, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2010, at the Lutheran Home. She was born April 26, 1932, in Ste. Genevieve, Mo., to Wilbert and Lena G. Meyer Wilson. She and Gene B. Bierschwal were married Dec. 19, 1951, at Marble Hill, Mo...
Joel Harris (09/22/10)
Joel Harold Harris, 85, of Jackson died Monday, Sept. 20, 2010, at his home. He was born Feb. 11, 1925, in Millersville, to Maurice Edward and Georgia Ann Wilkinson Harris. He and Edna Irene Brugger were married April 27, 1946, at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Jackson...
Esther Bachmann (09/22/10)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Esther D. Bachmann, 83, of Perryville died Monday, Sept. 20, 2010, at Independence Care Center of Perry County. She was born Nov. 1, 1926, at Farrar, Mo., daughter of the late Ernst H. and Bertha Katherine Luehrs Mueller. She and Orville Bachmann were married May 21, 1949...
Donald Myers (09/22/10)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Donald Ray Myers, 54, of Perryville died Monday, Sept. 20, 2010, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Feb. 26, 1956, in Perryville, son of the late Allen and Margaret Biri Myers. He and Sony McGowan were married July 11, 1983...
Deborah Fisher (09/21/10)
Deborah Fisher, 59, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, Sept. 17, 2010, at her home. Service will be private. Crain Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau is in charge of arrangements.
James Alcorn (09/21/10)
James Powell Alcorn, 77, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Sept. 19, 2010, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to service time Wednesday at Ruegg Funeral Home in Greenville, Mo. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home, with Dan Ross officiating. Burial will be in Greenville Cemetery...
Mary Rector (09/21/10)
ANNA, Ill. -- Mary D. Rector, 77, of Anna died Sunday, Sept. 19, 2010, at Anna Rehab and Nursing Center. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Wednesday at Rendleman and Hileman Funeral Home in Anna. Graveside service will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Anna Cemetery, with the Rev. Bobby Richardson officiating...
Eunice Seabaugh (09/21/10)
Eunice U. Seabaugh, 88, of Warrenton, Mo., formerly of Cape Girardeau, passed away at her home Friday, Sept. 17, 2010. Eunice was born to William and Mary Ethel Shoate Burke Feb. 7, 1922, in Lilbourn, Mo. She was united in marriage to Elza Seabaugh Dec. 30, 1939, in Benton, Mo. He preceded her in death July 22, 1991. They celebrated 51 years of marriage...
Leslie Lowes Sr. (09/20/10)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Leslie T. Lowes Sr., 83, of Perryville, formerly of Old Appleton, Mo., died Sept. 18, 2010, at Perry Oaks Nursing and Rehabilitation. He was born in Grand Tower, Ill., on Feb. 1, 1927, son of the late Charles H. G. and Estella Wilson Lowes. He and Jacklena Feltz were married on May 22, 1945. She survives in Perryville...
Evelyn Voelker (09/20/10)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Evelyn Ann Voelker, 87, of Perryville died Sept. 19, 2010, at Perry Oaks Nursing and Rehabilitation in Perryville. Visitation will be from 4 to 9 p.m. Tuesday from and from 6:30 to 9:15 a.m. Wednesday. Funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Christ Savior Catholic Church, with the Rev. Bill Rhinehart officiating. Burial will be in Mount Hope Cemetery...
Billy McFarland (09/20/10)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Billy Dale McFarland, 83, of Marble Hill died Sept. 18, 2010, at the family farm, the result of a farm tractor accident. He was born Oct. 9, 1926, at Matthews, Mo., son of August M. and Luie Shell McFarland. He was married March 18, 1949, to Lula B. Hendrix. She preceded him in death Jan. 13, 1996...
Flavian Kutz (09/20/10)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Flavian L. Kutz, 90, of Perryville died Sept. 19, 2010, at Independence Care Center in Perryville. He was born on Dec. 2, 1919, at Biehle, Mo., to Louis Kutz and Catherine Baudendistal Kutz. He married Rosella T. Schnurbusch on Jan. 19, 1946, at Apple Creek, Mo. Rosella survives in Perryville...
Artie Britt (09/20/10)
Artie Lee Britt, 83, of Enid, Okla., formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Tuesday, Sept. 7, 2010, at Integris Bass Baptist Health Center. She was born Nov. 17, 1926, in Cape Girardeau, to Leon and Naomi Davis Vandivort. She was educated at University High School and Southeast Missouri State University in Cape Girardeau, Saint Luke's Hospital Training School in St. Louis and obtained a bachelor's of science degree from Central State University of Edmond, Okla...
Kelly Frymire (09/20/10)
GLENALLEN, Mo. -- Kelly C. Frymire, 73, of Glenallen passed away Sept. 17, 2010, at his home following a long battle with lung cancer and emphysema. He was born Jan. 18, 1937, in Grassy, Mo., to Noah Dempsy and Dinnia Williams Frymire. Kelly was the youngest of 11 children. For many years he worked as a boiler maker with Nooter Construction Co. He was an Army veteran, having served with the 82nd Airborne Division from 1957 to 1959. Until recently he operated Kelly's Place near Glenallen...
Don Walz (09/19/10)
Don Fredrick Walz, 79, of Jackson, formerly of Jefferson City, Mo., died Friday, Sept. 17, 2010, at Jackson Manor in Jackson. A memorial service for Walz, to be held in the Jackson area, will be announced later. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Freeman Mortuary in Jefferson City...
Deborah Fisher (09/19/10)
Deborah Fisher, 60, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, Sept. 17, 2010, at her home. Arrangements are incomplete with Crain Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau.
Mona Albrecht (09/19/10)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Mona Maxine "Tiny" Albrecht, 76, of Greenbrier, Ark., died Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2010, at Conway Regional Hospital in Conway, Ark. She was born Oct. 20, 1933, in Chaffee, daughter to the late Maureen Carnel Summers. She married Robert A. Albrecht and he survives of Zenda, Wis...
Gilbert Degenhardt (09/19/10)
Gilbert Thomas Degenhardt, 89, of Cape Girardeau passed away Thursday, Aug. 26, 2010, at the Lutheran Home. He was born Jan. 21, 1921, in Wittenberg, Mo. His family moved to St. Louis when he was 5 years old. After graduation from Roosevelt High School he served in the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II...
Donald Martin (09/19/10)
TAMMS, Ill. -- Donald E. Martin, 67, of Tamms died Thursday, Sept. 16, 2010, at his home. He was born June 17, 1943, in Mounds, Ill., to Walter B. and Emma Kaye Meredith Martin. He and Marilyn Stuart were married April 14, 1978. Martin worked with Southern Illinois Electric Co-op in Dongola 25 years, and served as a police officer for Alexander County and Tamms 32 years. ...
Ginard Rehkop (09/19/10)
PATTON, Mo. -- Ginard Rehkop, 82, of Patton, formerly of Desloge, Mo., passed away Sept. 17, 2010. Mr. Rehkop was born Feb. 1, 1928, in Cantwell, Mo. He was the son of the late Homer and Edith Richardson Rehkop. Ginard had retired from Wetterau Non Foods, where he was the warehouse manager. He enjoyed horseshoe pitching and attended many tournaments...
Virginia Long (09/19/10)
FENTON, Mo. -- Virginia Murle Long, 84, of Fenton, Mo., formerly of Marquand, Mo., passed away Friday, Sept. 17, 2010, at Delmar Garden of Meramec Valley Nursing Home in Fenton. She was born Jan. 4, 1926, at Marquand, daughter of George and Florence Emiline Moore Easley. She and Walter "Jay" Long were united in marriage July 18, 1942, at Marquand...
Rick Maddox (09/19/10)
BELL CITY, Mo. -- Rick Maddox, 55, of Bell City died Sept. 17, 2010, at his home. He was born May 29, 1955, in Dexter, Mo. the son of Bonnie Midkiff Maddox. He was married to JoAnn Scheible at the Vanduser Pool Hall in Vanduser, Mo. She survives of the home...
David Pearce (09/19/10)
McCLURE, Ill. -- David W. Pearce, 54, of McClure died Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2010, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born June 26, 1956, in McClure to Clyde and Bobbie Wilson Pearce Jr. Mr. Pearce was the owner and operator of the Purple Crackle in East Cape Girardeau, Ill...
Ann Davis (09/19/10)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Elizabeth Ann Davis, 72, of Sikeston died Friday, Sept. 17, 2010, at her home following an extended illness. She was born Aug. 5, 1938, in Osceola, Ark., to the late W.P. and Lucille Tucker Lee. She married the Rev. Larry G. Davis on Sept. 15, 1957, in Chaffee, Mo...
Dorothy Paar (09/19/10)
Dorothy Paar, 76, of Gilbertsville, Ky., died Friday, Sept. 17, 2010, at Western Baptist Hospital in Paducah, Ky. She was born Friday, July 27, 1934, in Leeman, Mo., to Lee Burton and Virginia Abernathy Seabaugh. She and Buss Paar were married Saturday, Oct. 5, 1957, at Jackson...
Gilbert Degenhardt (09/18/10)
Gilbert Thomas Degenhardt, 89, of Cape Girardeau passed away Thursday, Aug. 26, 2010, at the Lutheran Home. He was born Jan. 21, 1921, in Wittenberg, Mo. His family moved to St. Louis when he was 5 years old. After graduation from Roosevelt High School he served in the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II...
Mona Albrecht (09/18/10)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Mona Maxine "Tiny" Albrecht, 76, of Greenbrier, Ark., died Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2010, at Conway Regional Hospital in Conway, Ark. She was born Oct. 20, 1933, in Chaffee, daughter to the late Maureen Carnel Summers. She married Robert A. Albrecht and he survives of Zenda, Wis...
Donald Martin (09/18/10)
TAMMS, Ill. -- Donald E. Martin, 67, of Tamms died Thursday, Sept. 16, 2010, at his home. He was born June 17, 1943, in Mounds, Ill., to Walter B. and Emma Kaye Meredith Martin. He and Marilyn Stuart were married April 14, 1978. Martin worked with Southern Illinois Electric Coop in Dongola 25 years, and served as a police officer for Alexander County and Tamms 32 years. ...
Billy Barnett (09/17/10)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Billy L. Barnett, 79, of Chaffee died Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2010, at Chaffee Nursing Center. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee is in charge of arrangements.
Ewald Ochs (09/17/10)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Ewald H. Ochs, 95, of Perryville died Thursday, Sept. 16, 2010, at Independence Care Center of Perry County. He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II. Visitation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. today and from 6:30 to 8 a.m. Saturday at Young and Sons Funeral Home...
Don Martin (09/17/10)
TAMMS, Ill. -- Don Martin, 67, of Tamms died Thursday, Sept. 16, 2010, at his home. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday at Crain Funeral Home in Tamms and after 10 a.m. Tuesday at Union Church of Villa Ridge, Ill. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the church, with the Rev. Larry Buckles officiating. Interment will be in Green Lawn Memorial Gardens in Villa Ridge...
Frank Graham (09/17/10)
JONESBORO, Ill. -- Frank E. Graham, 71, of Jonesboro died Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2010, at Union County Hospital in Anna, Ill. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday at Rendleman and Hileman Funeral Home in Jonesboro. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home, with the Rev. John Cripps officiating. Interment will be in Jonesboro Cemetery...
David Pearce (09/17/10)
McCLURE, Ill. -- David W. Pearce, 54, of McClure died Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2010, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Ford and Sons Sprigg Street Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Monday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Lindsey Cemetery at McClure...
Thelma Herrington (09/17/10)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Thelma Dorothy Herrington, 90, of Marble Hill passed away Thursday, Sept. 16, 2010, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Visitation will be from 3 to 6 p.m. Sunday at Hutchings Funeral Chapel in Marble Hill. The funeral will be at 6 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Burial will be at 11:15 a.m. Monday in Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery in St. Louis...
Lonnie Phelps (09/17/10)
Lonnie F. Phelps, 58, of Randles died Thursday, Sept. 16, 2010, at the family home. He was born Aug. 1, 1952, in Cape Girardeau County, son of Sheldon Franklin and Stella Irene Chapman Phelps. He married Minnie F. Mansker on April 18, 1973. She preceded him in death July 26, 1989...
Pearl Watkins (09/17/10)
Pearl Watkins, 92, longtime Butler County resident, died Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2010, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. Mrs. Watkins was born March 10, 1918, in Butler County. She enjoyed quilting and needlework. She was a member of Calvary General Baptist Church...
Robert Boitnott Sr. (09/17/10)
Robert Eugene Boitnott Sr., 72, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, Sept. 11, 2010, at Saint Francis Medical Center. He was born Dec. 2, 1937, in Charleston, Mo., to Elmer and Rose Scheffer Boitnott. He and Mary L. Parkhill were married Jan. 30, 1987, in Cape Girardeau...
Anna Moen (09/16/10)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Anna Mae Brewer Moen, 77, formerly of Perryville, died Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2010. Visitation will be 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at Miller Funeral Home in Perryville. The memorial service will be at noon.
Carlon Martens (09/16/10)
Carlon Sue Martens, 68, of Scott City died Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2010, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. There will be no services. Amick-Burnett Funeral chapel is in Charge of arrangements.
Jewel Fox (09/16/10)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Jewel Fox, 83, of Cairo died Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2010, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. Visitation will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Barkett Funeral Home in Cairo. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Spencer Heights Cemetery in Mounds, Ill...
June Osman (09/16/10)
ANNA, Ill. -- June M. Osman, 83, of Anna died Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2010 at Memorial Hospital in Carbondale, Ill. Visitation will be 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday at Rendleman and Hileman Funeral Home in Jonesboro, Ill. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Anna Cemetery...
Carolyn Flamm (09/16/10)
Cobden, Ill. -- Mrs. Carolyn Clutts Flamm, 79, of Cobden died at 3:50 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2010, at her home in Cobden. She was born Jan. 30, 1931, in Cobden, the daughter of Hobart W. and Mary Rendleman Clutts. She married Albert C. Flamm on May 1, 1954, in Cobden. He preceded her in death April 17, 2006...
Lorene Puchbauer (09/16/10)
Perryville, Mo. -- Lorene M. Puchbauer, 89, formerly of Jackson, died Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2010, at Perry Oaks Manor in Perryville, where she resided the past two months. She was born Nov. 10, 1920, in Jackson, to William and Eleanor Ludwig Puchbauer. She was raised on the family farm near Oak Ridge, graduated from Oak Ridge High School and was a member of St. John's United Church of Christ in Fruitland...
James Wolfenkoehler (09/16/10)
James Lynn Wolfenkoehler, 61, of Jackson died Thursday, Sept. 2, 2010, at his home. He was born Sept. 25, 1948, in Cape Girardeau, to Dale Kenneth and Carrie Edna Lange Wolfenkoehler. Jimmy was baptized and confirmed at Emanuel United Church of Christ in Jackson...
Shelly Staton (09/16/10)
ULLIN, Ill. -- Shelly Jean Story Staton, age 60, of Ullin passed away at 3:40 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2010, at her residence. Shelly was born Oct. 24, 1949, at Pekin, Ill., daughter of the late Andrew Story and Ethel Martin Story. Shelly and her husband, Bill, were owners of Carpet Cleaning Services in Ullin...
Vicky Walters (09/16/10)
Vicky Diane Walters, 57, of Gordonville died Sunday, Sept. 5, 2010, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. She was born Dec. 3, 1952, in Kennett, Mo., to Charles S. and Evelyn A. Wesmorlan Fowler. Vicky and David Walters were married April 28, 1972...
Louis Karr (09/15/10)
Louis N. Karr, 83, of Scott City, formerly of Steeleville, Ill., passed into his eternal reward Saturday, Sept 11, 2010, in Cape Girardeau He was born March 27, 1927, at Herculaneum, Mo., to George and Sarah Heiny Karr. He married Marion C. Huch on Nov. 20, 1948, in Columbia, Ill...
Rev. Raymond Ross (09/15/10)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- The Rev. Raymond J. "Ray" Ross, C.M., 89, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Sept. 12, 2010, at the Vincentian Community Residence in Perryville. Visitation will be at 5:30 p.m. today and will continue Thursday until time of the funeral Mass in the Mary Mother of God Chapel...
Danny Ballance (09/15/10)
COBDEN, Ill. -- Danny Ballance, 55, of Cobden, died at 11:42 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2010, at St. Joseph Memorial Hospital in Murphysboro, Ill. Arrangements are incomplete at the Rendleman and Hileman Funeral Home in Cobden, Ill.
John Rayoum (09/15/10)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- John J. Rayoum, 84 of Perryville died Saturday, Sept. 11, 2010, at Perry Oaks Manor in Perryville. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday and will continue from 6:30 a.m. until time of service Friday at Miller Family Funeral Home in Perryville...
Evelyn Smith (09/15/10)
Evelyn Pickens Smith departed this life Saturday, Sept. 11, 2010, at the age of 89 years, 1 month and 3 days. She was born Aug. 8, 1921, in Savannah, Tenn., the daughter of the late Samuel and Dee Henson Pickens. On July 13, 1963, she was united in marriage to Richard Martin Smith, who preceded her in death April 6, 2004...
Brenda Kirkpatrick (09/15/10)
PUXICO, Mo. -- Brenda Jean Kirkpatrick, 59, of Puxico was born Feb. 4, 1951, in Steele, Mo., the daughter of the late William and Julia Jean Turner, and passed away Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2010, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Brenda had owned and operated a general store in Lowndes, Mo. She later owned Ms. B's Flower Shop in Advance, Mo...
Dorothy Walter (09/15/10)
Dorothy M. Walter, 74, of Jackson passed away Monday, Sept. 13, 2010, at Saint Francis Medical Center. She was born Wednesday, June 17, 1936, in Philadelphia, daughter of Nathan Richards and Dorothy Keir. She and Chester Walter were married Dec. 21, 1957. He survives...
Ruby Wankum (09/15/10)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- Ruby Annabelle Wankum, age 81, of Advance passed away Monday, Sept. 13, 2010, at Advance Nursing Center. She was born June 3, 1928, in Bragg City, Mo., to George C. and Mattie Bright Terrett. Mrs. Wankum worked in as a waitress for several restaurants and was of the Catholic faith...
Louis Karr (09/14/10)
Louis N. Karr, 83, of Scott City, formerly of Steeleville, Ill., passed into his eternal reward Saturday, Sept 11, 2010, in Cape Girardeau He was born March 27, 1937, at Herculaneum, Mo., to George and Sarah Heiny Karr. He married Marion C. Huch on Nov. 20, 1948, in Columbia, Ill...
Helen Meek (09/14/10)
Helen Meek, 85, of Macomb, Ill., formerly of Blandinsville, Ill., passed away Friday, Sept. 10, 2010, at Wesley Village Healthcare Center of Macomb. She was born Dec. 4, 1924, in McDonough County, Ill., to Gilbert and Hazel Irish Keithley. She married Willis Meek Dec. 6, 1946, at her parents home near Blandinsville. He preceded her in death Oct. 21, 2005...
Robert Boitnott Sr. (09/14/10)
Robert Eugene Boitnott Sr., 72, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, Sept. 11, 2010, at Saint Francis Medical Center. He was born Dec. 2, 1937, in Charleston, Mo., to Elmer and Rose Scheffer Boitnott. He and Mary L. Parkhill were married Jan. 30, 1987, in Cape Girardeau...
Shirley Durbin (09/14/10)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Shirley Mae Morgan Durbin, 74, of Marble Hill passed away Saturday, Sept. 11, 2010, at St. John's Mercy Medical Center in St. Louis. She was born July 30, 1936, in Arkansas, daughter of Calvin and Ruth Roberts Beard. She first married F.D. Morgan and later married Charles Durbin, who preceded her in death Aug. 28, 1990...
Terrell Price (09/14/10)
Terrell W. Price, 62, of Jackson died Monday, Sept. 13, 2010, in Jackson. He was born Oct. 15, 1947, in Kennett, Mo., to James Owen and Dellie Elizabeth Lane Price. He and Rhonda Friese were married Dec. 24, 1967, at Jackson. Price was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church. He had lived in the community 42 years and was a truck driver prior to being a delivery manager at Lowe's...
Wilburn Lomax (09/13/10)
Wilburn "Jiggs" Lomax, 85, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, Sept. 11, 2010, at Missouri Veterans Home. He was born Wed-nesday, Feb. 4, 1925 in Hornersville, Mo. to Jack W. and Prudy Riggs Lomax. Wilburn and Doris Colburn were married in 1952. Mr. Lomax served in the Navy during World War II and the Korean War. ...
Bruce Nall (09/13/10)
Bruce Lynn Nall, 61, of St. Louis, formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Saturday, Sept. 11, 2010, from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident near Mountain. Home, Ark. Bruce was born Dec. 17, 1948, in Poplar Bluff, Mo., to John and Eileen Armour Nall. He and Cassandra "Susie" Jones were married May 30, 1970...
Robert Boitnott (09/13/10)
Robert Eugene Boitnott Sr., 72, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, Sept. 11, 2010, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Private family services will be held at a later date Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements...
Ina Clampitt (09/12/10)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Ina Jean Clampitt of Perryville died Sept. 10, 2010, at Perry County Memorial Hospital. She was 61. She was born Jan. 6, 1949, at Perry County, daughter of the late John Wilburn and Zella Cordile Kennon Clampitt. Survivors include three sisters, Viola (Cecil) Darnell of Poplar Bluff, Mo., Doris Ruessler and Melba (Charles) Funke, all of Perryville, Mo.; four nephews; and six nieces...
Glen Sinclair (09/12/10)
Glen Alan Sinclair, 61, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, Sept. 9, 2010, at 175 Faithful Drive in Cape Girardeau. He was born Aug. 25, 1949, at Boston, to John and Elsie Barnes Sinclair. He and Joyce H. Anderson were married Dec. 1, 1984, at Cape Girardeau...
Wilburn Lomax (09/12/10)
Wilburn Riggs Lomax, 85, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, Sept. 11, 2010, at the Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Bruce Nall (09/12/10)
Bruce Nall, 61, of St. Louis, formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Saturday, Sept. 11, 2010. Arrangements are pending at Ford and Sons Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau.
Franklin Bollinger (09/12/10)
SEDGEWICKVILLE, Mo. -- Franklin W. Bollinger, 85, of Sedgewickville died Sept. 10, 2010, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Jan. 5, 1925, at Millersville, son of Henry J. and Ethel H. Ellis Bollinger. He and Blanche L. Ramsey were married June 17, 1951, at Farmington, Mo...
Diana Burroughs (09/12/10)
Diana Gail Burroughs (nee O'Howell) of St. Peters, Mo., passed away peacefully on Sept. 7, 2010, at the age of 68. Dear wife of Edwin J. Burroughs; loving mother of Christine (Bill) Tiefenbrunn and Vicki Burroughs; "Granner" to Kennedy Tiefenbrunn; dear daughter of the late Anna O'Howell; sister to Elinor Smyers and the late Ray O'Howell; dear aunt, great-aunt, cousin and friend to many. She will be missed by all...
Addie Cowger (09/12/10)
Addie Edwardean Cowger, 92, died at 2:41 a.m. Sept. 11, 2010, at the home of her daughter, Dolly Davalt in Advance, Mo. Addie was born Feb. 9, 1918, at Lamar, Ark., daughter of the late Robert Petty Harris and Effie Mae Pearson Harris. She was a member of Shady Acres Church of Christ in Sikeston, Mo...
David Winkler (09/11/10)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- David W. "Guido" Winkler, 45, of Perryville died Thursday, Sept. 9, 2010, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. He was born June 19, 1965, in Perryville, son of Linus and Velda Pecaut Winkler. David attended Mineral Area College and Southeast Missouri State University. ...
Virgie Estes (09/11/10)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Virgie Marie Estes, 82, of Marble Hill passed away Thursday, Sept. 9, 2010, at the home of a niece in Arbyrd, Mo. She was born Jan. 28, 1928, in Grassy, Mo., daughter of Levi W. and Dora L. Phillips Acup. She and Charley Thomas Estes were married June 27, 1946. He passed away June 12, 2008...
Dennis Sexton (09/11/10)
Dennis Earl "Butch" Sexton, 66, of Cape Girardeau was called away by our Lord on Saturday, Sept. 4, 2010. He was born Oct. 5, 1943, in Chaffee, Mo., son of Earl and Faye Martin Sexton. At age 18, Dennis married Barbara Jaco in December 1961...
Rose Anielak (09/11/10)
BENTON, Mo. -- Rose Anielak, 94, of Benton died Tuesday, Sept. 7, 2010, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau...
Glen Sinclair (09/10/10)
Glen Sinclair, 61, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, Sept. 9, 2010, near Cape Girardeau. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Elaine Dollman (09/10/10)
McCLURE, Ill. -- Elaine J. Dollman, 90, of Belleville, Ill., formerly of McClure, died Wednesday, Sept. 8, 2010, at St. Paul's Home in Belleville. She was born Aug. 28, 1920, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Joseph and Myrtle Moore Kimbel. She married Leonard Dollman March 14, 1942, in Jackson. He preceded her in death Oct. 30, 1996...
Fred Robertson (09/10/10)
Fred Warren Robertson, 74, of Cape Girardeau passed away Wednesday, Sept. 8, 2010, at Saint Francis Medical Center, following a brief illness. He was born Sept. 3, 1936, in Coffeyville, Kan., son of Fred and Aileen Engel Robertson. He and Coralie Harlow were married March 10, 1956...
Donna Martinez (09/10/10)
Donna Martinez, 63, a longtime Texas resident, died Monday, Sept. 6, 2010, at her home. She was born Oct. 5, 1946, in Cape Girardeau. Donna later moved to Houston, met and married Carlos Martinez. She is survived by a sister, Shirlene Voerg; two sons, Mark and spouse Melissa, Carlos Jr.; and a granddaughter, Jessica Martinez...
David Hovis (09/10/10)
ZALMA, Mo. -- David Eugene Hovis, 91, of Zalma died Wednesday, Sept. 8, 2010, at his son's house in Hiram, Mo. He was born June 23, 1919, in Hiram, son of Thomas and Myrtle Hedge Hovis. He married Anna Alice Pridy Dec. 23, 1940. She passed away April 17, 2008...
Raymond Inman (09/10/10)
HOLIDAY SHORES, Ill. -- Raymond C. Inman, 84, of Holiday Shores passed away Monday, Sept. 6, 2010, at his home. He was born Jan. 26, 1926, in St. Louis, son of Joseph and Veda P. Speer Inman. He was formerly employed at Bemis Bag Co. He was an industrial engineer at Crunden-Martin Manufacturing prior to his retirement. He attended Open Door Fellowship Church in Alton, Ill. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He was an avid St. Louis Cardinals fan...
Alta Johns (09/09/10)
Alta Marie Johns, 92, of Jackson passed away Wednesday, Sept. 8, 2010, at the Monticello House. She was born Aug. 29, 1918, in Ridgely, Tenn., daughter of William and Florence Ayers Holmes. She and James H. Johns were married Aug. 11, 1936. He passed away Dec. 20, 2002...
Marie Baer (09/09/10)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Marie Frances Baer of Huntsville, Ala., formerly of Old Appleton, entered her heavenly home Aug. 30, 2010, in Huntsville where she has lived for the past 13 years. She was 99. She was born Feb. 2, 1911, in Old Appleton, daughter of Joseph William and Anna Theresa Schott Buchheit...
Ed Payne (09/09/10)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- William "Ed" Payne, 57, of Chaffee went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, Sept. 8, 2010, after a long illness. Ed was born on Sept. 13, 1952, in Sikeston, Mo., son of Oral and Martha Tinsley Payne. He married the love of his life, Barbara Jean Kilburn, on March 30, 1984. She survives...
Rose Anielak (09/09/10)
BENTON, Mo. -- Rose Anielak, 94, of Benton died Tuesday, Sept. 7, 2010, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born Rosalia Drozkowska, Jan. 9, 1916, at St. Louis, to John Stanislaus and Rosalia Agnes Skibicka Drozkowska. On Jan. 13, 1938, at Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church in St. Louis, she married Walter Stanley Anielak, who survives at the home...
Lonnie Brown (09/09/10)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Lonnie Carl Brown, 59, of Marble Hill passed away Sept. 6, 2010, at Woodland Hills Nursing Home following an extended illness with multiple sclerosis. He was born May 29, 1951, in Cape Girardeau, the son of Winford C. and V. ...
Annie Stone (09/09/10)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Annie M. Rambo Stone, 85, of Marble Hill passed away Tuesday Sept. 7, 2010, at Fort Wayne, Ind. She was born March 23, 1925, at Lutesville, Mo., daughter of Munroe and Vina Ramsey Rambo. She and Melvis Stone were married Oct. 25, 1941, and he died Jan. 5, 1988...
Kenneth Lockard (09/09/10)
MOUND CITY, Ill. -- Kenneth Edward "Kenny" Lockard, son of Evelyn Lockard, of Mound City died Monday, Sept. 6, 2010, in St. Anthony's Hospital in St. Louis. He was born on his mother's first wedding anniversary on Sept. 17, 1945, in Cairo, Ill...
William Franck (09/08/10)
William "Bill" E. Franck, 78, of San Antonio went to be with his Lord Wednesday, Aug. 25, 2010. Bill was born Jan. 24, 1932, in Cape Girardeau County, to Ervin F. and Alma Schaefer Franck. He and Kay Steckler were married in 1952 at Hanover Lutheran Church. ...
Melbourne J. Bohnert Sr. (09/08/10)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Melbourne J. Bohnert Sr., 89, of Perryville died Monday, Sept. 6, 2010, at Perry Oaks Nursing and Rehabilitation in Perryville. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today and from 6:30 a.m. to service time Thursday at Young and Sons Funeral Home. The funeral will be at 10 a.m...
John Conant (09/08/10)
TAMMS, Ill. -- John H. Conant, 88, of Rochester Hills, Mich., formerly of Tamms, Ill., died Saturday, Oct. 17, 2009, at Beaumont Medical Center in Troy, Mich. Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Johns' Cemetery in Anna-Jonesboro, Ill...
Lonnie Brown (09/08/10)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Lonnie Carl Brown, 59, of Marble Hill, died Monday, Sept. 6, 2010, at Woodland Hills Nursing Home in Marble Hill. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Hutchings Funeral Chapel in Marble Hill. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Friday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Mount Zion Cemetery near Scopus, Mo...
Walter Stratton (09/07/10)
Walter Lee Stratton, 80, of Jackson died Friday, Sept. 3, 2010, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Visitation is from 4 to 8 p.m. today at McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson. The funeral is at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Russell Heights Cemetery...
Tom Ossig Jr. (09/07/10)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Edward "Tom" Ossig Jr., 71, of Marble Hill died Saturday, Sept. 4, 2010, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He served in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam War. Visitation will be from 9:30 a.m. to service time Wednesday at Liley Funeral Home in Marble Hill...
Gilda Snell (09/07/10)
ANNA, Ill. -- Gilda Jean Snell, 76, of Ullin, Ill., formerly of Anna, died Saturday, Sept. 4, 2010, at her home. According to her wishes there is no service. Burial will be in Anna Cemetery at a later date. Rendleman and Hileman Funeral Home in Anna is in charge of arrangements...
Vivian Fisher (09/07/10)
Vivian L. Fisher, 83, died Monday, Sept. 6, 2010, at Monticello House in Jackson. There will be no visitation or service. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Dorothy Fetterhoff (09/07/10)
Dorothy Eileen Fetterhoff, 89, of Jackson and formerly a well-known business owner of Fetterhoff True Value Hardware in Marble Hill, Mo., died Sunday, Sept. 5, 2010, at Jackson Manor Nursing Home. She was born Aug. 4, 1921, in Mexico, Mo., the daughter of William Thomas and Mildred Irene Crites Fecht...
Larry Ikerman (09/07/10)
Larry Alan Ikerman, 64, of Delta passed away at his home Sunday, Sept. 5, 2010. He was born July 19, 1946, in Delta, son of Virgle and Edna Hodge Ikerman. Larry attended Delta High School, and entered the U.S. Air Force April 22, 1965. He was a veteran of Vietnam, having been stationed at Da Nang AFB. While there he attained the rank of staff sergeant before being honorably discharged Feb. 10, 1969...
Ervin Frank Jr. (09/07/10)
Ervin A. Frank Jr., 88, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, Sept. 4, 2010, at Saint Francis Medical Center. He was born Aug. 23, 1922, in Cape Girardeau County, to Ervin F. and Alma Schaefer Franck. He and Lucille Slinkard were married Jan. 6, 1944, in Liberal, Kan...
Destiny Grebing (09/07/10)
Destiny Nicole Grebing, 7, of Jackson passed away Friday, Sept. 3, 2010, at St. Louis Children's Hospital in St. Louis. She was born Sept. 20, 2002, in Cape Girardeau, to Barbara J. Grebing. Destiny was a recipient of a double lung transplant in 2003. She enjoyed movies and was a wiz on the computer. She loved being outside and her favorite things included walking and swinging in the park and motorcycle and car rides. She recently was proud to be learning sign language...
Beulah Simpher (09/05/10)
Beulah Spink Simpher of St. Peters, Mo., formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Friday, Sept. 3, 2010, fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church. She was 94. She was born Jan. 17, 1916, in Clarkton, Mo., the daughter of James A. Spink and Martha "Anna" Johnson Spink...
Dean Peetz (09/05/10)
Dean Michael Peetz, 43, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, Sept. 3, 2010, at his home. He was born March 18, 1967, in Cape Girardeau, son of Elmer and June Smith Peetz. Dean was a computer technician for Cape Communications. Survivors include his parents, Elmer and June Peetz of Cape Girardeau; two brothers, Dustin and Dylan Peetz, both of Cape Girardeau; two sisters, Dana (Tim) Cook of Cape Girardeau and Dawn (Jeff) Baker of Sullivan, Mo...
Doug Simmons (09/05/10)
James Douglas "Doug" Simmons, 61, of Charleston, Mo., died at 8:15 a.m. Friday, Sept. 3, 2010, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Dec. 2, 1948, in Cairo, Ill., and had lived in Charleston his entire life. After graduating from St. ...
Walter Stratton (09/05/10)
Walter Lee Stratton, 80, of Jackson passed away Friday, Sept. 3, 2010, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Aug. 29, 1930, in Marble Hill, Mo., son of Willie L. and Pearl M. Eaker Stratton. He and Anna Laura Wallmann were married June 28, 1974. She survives...
Clay Matthews (09/05/10)
John Clay Matthews Jr., 66, of Jackson passed away Friday, Sept. 3, 2010, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born Aug. 23, 1944, in Sikeston, Mo., to John Clay and Lois Hammond Matthews Sr. He was raised in Sikeston and was a 1962 graduate of Sikeston Senior High School...
Bobby Caldwell (09/04/10)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Bobby Lee Caldwell, 80, of Savannah, Ga., passed away peacefully at his home Sunday, Aug. 29, 2010. He was born in Lutesville, Mo., and graduated from Woodland High School in Lutesville. He and Rosemary Sue Smith of Lutesville were married July 9, 1949...
Marvin Burton Sr. (09/04/10)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Marvin L. Burton Sr., 70, of Chaffee died Friday, Sept. 3, 2010, at Chaffee Nursing Center. He was born March 17, 1940, at Bayliss, Ark., son of Joseph Pleasant Hampton Burton and Maggie Ann Cochran Dodd Burton. Marvin was owner and operator of Burton Pest Control in Morley, Mo., and later worked for Right-Way Pest Control in Morley. Marvin loved camping, hunting and fishing with his son and grandchildren...
Melvin Wichern (09/04/10)
THOMPSON, Mo. -- Melvin M. Wichern, 76, of Thompson died Thursday, Sept. 2, 2010, at his home. The funeral will be at noon Monday at Pickering Funeral Home in Mexico, Mo., with the Rev. Joel Krueger officiating. Burial will be in Elmwood Cemetery...
Patricia Schreiner (09/04/10)
Patricia J. Schreiner, 71, of Jackson passed away Thursday, Sept. 2, 2010, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, where she was admitted Tuesday, Aug. 31. She was born July 15, 1939, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Curtis and Corrine Kaufmann Clippard. She and Don Schreiner were married June 16, 1957, in Jackson...
Dr. Gary Kielhofner (09/04/10)
Dr. Gary Wayne Kielhofner, 61, of Chicago died Thursday, Sept. 2, 2010, at Chicago's Mercy Hospital after a brief illness. The Oran, Mo., native became a groundbreaking researcher and worldwide authority in the field of occupational therapy. His writings, including his book "Conceptual Foundations of Occupational Therapy," shaped clinical rehabilitation practices around the world and were translated into dozens of languages...
Destiny Grebing (09/04/10)
Destiny Nicole Grebing, 7, daughter of Barbara Grebing of Jackson, died Friday, Sept. 3, 2010, at Barnes-Jewish Children's Hospital in St. Louis. Arrangements are incomplete at McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson.
Gary Kielhofner (09/03/10)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Gary W. Kielhofner, 61, of Chicago, formerly of Chaffee, died Thursday, Sept. 2, 2010, at Mercy Hospital in Chicago. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee is in charge of arrangements.
Grace Shaner (09/03/10)
Grace Virginia Shaner, 98, of Jackson passed away Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2010, at Monticello House. She was born June 24, 1912, in Cape Girardeau County, daughter of Alvin and Mary Francis Minton. She and Howard Shaner were married in 1950. He passed away in 1982...
James Wolfenkoehler (09/03/10)
James L. Wolfenkoehler, 61, of Jackson died Thursday, Sept. 2, 2010, at his home. Arrangements are incomplete at Cracraft-Miller Funeral Home.
Patricia Schreiner (09/03/10)
Patricia J. Schreiner, 71, of Jackson died Thursday, Sept. 2, 2010, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are pending at McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson.
Alexia Salinas (09/03/10)
Alexia Katelyn Michelle Salinas, daughter of Michael and Tiffany Adams Salinas, died at birth Sunday, Aug. 29, 2010, in Norfolk, Va. She is survived by her parents of Norfolk; a brother, Aaron Michael Salinas Jr. of Norfolk; maternal grandparents, Jerry and Melissa Adams of Thebes, Ill., Nigel King (Brian Jones) of Cape Girardeau; maternal great-grandparents, Clifford and Delores Adams of Thebes, and Donna and Willis "Sonny" Wagner of Cape Girardeau...
Billy McGuire Jr. (09/02/10)
Billy F. McGuire Jr., 62, of Jackson passed away Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2010, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born May 31, 1948, in Cape Girardeau, son of Billy Fred and Eleanor Seabaugh McGuire. Billy graduated from Jackson High School in 1966, and from Southeast Missouri State University in 1970 with a bachelor of science in education...
Elinor Harrod (09/02/10)
Elinor Harrod, 91, of Round Rock, Texas, formerly of Jackson, passed away Saturday, Aug. 28, 2010, at Lighthouse Altenheim in Round Rock. She was born Feb. 3, 1919, in York, Neb., daughter of Charles Sumner and Mary Hulda Johnson Casebeer. She and James Harry Harrod were married May 31, 1940. He passed away Oct. 26, 1980...
Dale Mattingly (09/02/10)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Dale J. Mattingly, 56, of Perryville died Tuesday, Aug. 31, 2010, at his home. Visitation will be from 4 to 9 p.m. today and 6:30 to 9:30 a.m. Friday at Young and Sons Funeral Home. The Catholic wake will be at 7 p.m. today. The rosary will be recited at 8:30 a.m. Friday...
Bradley LeGrand (09/02/10)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Bradley Charles LeGrand, 44, of Chicago died Monday, Aug. 30, 2010, at his home, due to a heart attack. He was born Feb. 8, 1966, in Sikeston, to Emil Edward "Tony" and Mary Frances Bollinger LeGrand of Sikeston. He graduated from Sikeston High School in 1984, and attended Southeast Missouri State University three years...
Bobby Wolfe (09/02/10)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Bobby G. Wolfe, 77, of Chaffee died Tuesday, Aug. 31, 2010, in a farming accident on Route A near Chaffee. He was born Oct. 13, 1932, at Chaffee, son of Charles Ernest and Mary Ann Ourth Wolfe. He and Wanda Estelle Coomer were married June 29, 1957...
Raleigh Webb (09/01/10)
ANNA, Ill. -- Raleigh Webb, 68, of Anna died Monday, Aug. 30, 2010, at Union County Hospital in Anna. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to service time today at Webb Church in Tunnel Hill, Ill. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. today at the church, with the Rev. Glenn Webb officiating. Burial will be in Webb Cemetery...
Jolene Davis (09/01/10)
ANNA, Ill. -- Jolene Martin Hunsaker Davis, 67, of Anna died Monday, Aug. 30, 2010, at Memorial Hospital in Carbondale, Ill. Visitation will be from noon to service time Friday at Crain Funeral Home in Anna. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Friday at the funeral home, with Dave Vandergraph officiating. Burial will be in Anna Cemetery...
Elinor Harrod (09/01/10)
Elinor Harrod, 91, of Round Rock, Texas, formerly of Jackson, died Saturday, Aug. 28, 2010, at Lighthouse Altenheim Hospice in Round Rock. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday at the chapel of McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson...
Judge William Rader (09/01/10)
Judge William Sherman Rader, 89, of Cape Girardeau passed away peacefully Sunday, Aug. 29, 2010, at Chateau Girardeau Health Center. He was born April 12, 1921, in Broken Bow, Okla., to Dr. William S. and Florence Klink Rader. The Rader family moved to Clarksville, Ark., in 1923 from Oklahoma...
William Martens (09/01/10)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- William Lance Martens, 47, died Sunday, Aug. 29, 2010, at his home in Yukon, Okla. Lance was raised in Perryville, the youngest of three children of William "Bill" and Sheila Stortz Martens. He was a 1981 graduate of St. Vincent High School. He was owner and president of Midwest Paving Co. in Yukon...
Nellie Archer (09/01/10)
Nellie "Nel" Archer, 63, of Oak Ridge passed away Monday, Aug. 30, 2010, at her home. She was born March 7, 1947, in Wichita, Kan., daughter of Jack and Dorothy Stokes Mosley. She and Timothy Archer were married June 4, 1968, in St. Louis. Nel was a foster parent 40 years. While living in St. Louis she spearheaded the Handicapable Easter Egg Hunt held at the Knights of Columbus hall several years...
Sharon Sterrett (09/01/10)
Sharon Ann Elizabeth Cohan Sterrett, 60, of Cape Girardeau passed away peacefully at her home Saturday, Aug. 28, 2010. She was born May 8, 1950, in Cleveland, Ohio, daughter of Phillip W. and Agnes R. Jurko Cohan. She and Jack L. Sterrett were married July 3, 1971, in Cleveland...
Yolande Palisch (09/01/10)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Yolande B. Palisch, 72, of Perryville died Monday, Aug. 30, 2010, at Perry Oaks Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. She was born Aug. 6, 1938, in France, daughter of the late Alexandar and Marie Stephanie Pierre Nouvier. She and Paul W. Palisch were married Nov. 12, 1958. He preceded her in death May 12, 1998...
Larry Oberts (09/01/10)
TAMMS, Ill. -- Larry Oberts, 48, of Tamms passed away Sunday, Aug. 29, 2010, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born Aug. 26, 1962, in Cairo, Ill., to Lawrence and Myrtle Foltz Oberts. Survivors include two sisters, Annie Cooper and Sarah Evans of Cape Girardeau; two brothers, James Oberts of Cape Girardeau and Lloyd Oberts of Olive Branch, Ill...