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Obituaries from February 2011

Mary Lee (02/28/11)
Mary Ann Lee, 80, of Jackson, formerly of Dexter, Mo., died Saturday, Feb. 26, 2011, at the Chaffee Nursing Center in Chaffee, Mo. She was born Dec. 6, 1930, daughter of the late James Alexander and Edna Burris Alexander. She was united in marriage to Ivan Lee on Dec. 18, 1948, at Malden, Mo...
Doris Young (02/28/11)
Doris Jean "Dottie" Young, 68, of Jackson, died Friday, Feb. 25, 2011, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. She was born Sept. 27, 1942, in Randles, to Paul and Nancy Pauline Bonds Tweedy. She and Buddy Joe Young were married Dec. 22, 1961. He preceded her in death Oct. 11, 2002...
George Burpo (02/28/11)
EAST CAPE GIRARDEAU, Ill. -- George Herman Burpo, 63, of East Cape Girardeau died Friday, Feb. 25, 2011, at his home. He was born Oct. 7, 1947, in Cairo, Ill., to James Aubrey "Dink" and Mardell Orene Cook Burpo. He and Sharon Delane Baugher Shelton were married May 9, 1981, at Chaffee, Mo...
Jay Rose (02/28/11)
Jay K. Rose, 74, of Lake Girardeau died Saturday, Feb. 26, 2011, at the family home. He was born in Portageville, Mo., on April 30, 1936, to the late Willie Lee and Mary Pyles Rose. He married Wilma Lacy on Aug. 18, 1990. He was a retired construction worker from Local 282 out of Cape Girardeau. He lived in the Lake Girardeau area for more than 30 years. He was also a member of Lake Girardeau Assembly of God Church...
Joseph Merk (02/28/11)
JONESBORO, Ill. -- Joseph M. Merk, 92 of Jonesboro died Friday, Feb. 25, 2011, at St. John's Mercy Hospital in St. Louis. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to service time today at Rendleman and Hileman Funeral Home in Jonesboro. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. today at the funeral home, with the Rev. Scott Harner officiating...
John Eggimann (02/28/11)
John Eggimann, 90, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, at Southeast Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete at Ford and Sons Funeral Home.
James Lohmeier (02/28/11)
James Lohmeier, 69, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, at the Lutheran Home. Arrangements are incomplete at Crain Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau.
Berniece Crites (02/27/11)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Berniece Crites, age 94, of Marble Hill, Mo., passed away Saturday, Feb. 26, 2011, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born May 31, 1916 ,at Marquand, Mo., daughter of Arch and Zelma Killian Long. She and Gilbert Crites were married July 6, 1935, and he passed away on July 24, 1988...
Carl Reddick (02/27/11)
Carl Reddick, of Scott City died Friday, Feb. 25, 2011, at the age of 76 at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born March 26, 1934 at Cantwell, Mo., son of Orel and Grace Hawthorne Reddick. He married Carole Ramsey June 26, 1956, in Cantwell, Mo...
Charles Farrar (02/27/11)
Charles B. Farrar, 80, of Cape Girardeau passed away Friday, Feb. 25, 2011, at his home. He was born March 3, 1930, in St. Louis, to Charles B. Farrar Sr. and Theresa Trapp Farrar. He and Geraldine Ponder were married May 18, 1948, at St. Joseph's Church in Apple Creek, Mo...
Lucy Bedwell (02/27/11)
THEBES, Ill. -- Lucy Elzora Bedwell, 90, of Twente Crossing Road, Thebes, passed away at 11:50 p.m. Friday, Feb. 25, 2011, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Lucy was a proud and loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great grandmother. She will be greatly missed...
Robert Gore (02/27/11)
Robert E. Gore, 70, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, Feb. 25, 2011, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Ford and Sons Funeral Home.
Jay Rose (02/27/11)
Jay K. Rose, 74, of the Lake Girardeau community, died Saturday, Feb. 26, 2011, at the family home. Arrangements are incomplete at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee, Mo.
Doris Young (02/27/11)
Doris Jean Young, 68, of Jackson died Friday, Feb. 25, 2011, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. Visitation will be 4 to 8 p.m. Monday at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Chapel in Cape Girardeau. Funeral will be at noon Tuesday at the funeral chapel, with the Rev. Mike Huffman officiating. Burial will follow at Cape County Memorial Park Cemetery in Cape Girardeau...
George Burpo (02/27/11)
EAST CAPE GIRARDEAU, Ill. — George Burpo, 63, of East Cape Girardeau, died Friday, Feb. 25, 2011, at his home. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
William Cease (02/26/11)
McCLURE, Ill. -- William Carl Cease, 69, of McClure died Thursday, Feb. 24, 2011, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born Feb. 19, 1942, in Fort Monmouth, N.J., to Carl and Genevieve Stillwell Cease Sr. He married Frances McMullin on Nov. 1, 2000...
Lyle Lambert (02/26/11)
Lyle James Lambert, 92, of Jackson died Thursday, Feb. 24, 2011, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born May 5, 1918, at Illmo, son of Alfred Amsy and Nora Lena Etter Lambert. He married Jessie Pearl Tinsley on July 20, 1940, at Ancell, Mo. She preceded him in death Dec. 17, 2010...
James Taylor (02/26/11)
James "Reccie" Taylor, 43, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, Feb. 24, 2011, at Ratliff Caring Center. He was born Feb. 28, 1967, in Helena, Ark., son of James C. Taylor of West Helena, Ark., and the late Jacqulyn Brashear Taylor. Taylor was a lifelong member of Church of God of Prophecy. He worked for barge lines and concrete construction, and was a skilled musician and songwriter...
Chad Hotop (02/26/11)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Chad J. Hotop, 16, of Perryville died in a vehicle accident Thursday, Feb. 24, 2011, in Perryville. He was born Nov. 3, 1994, in Perryville, son of Ronald J. and Connie Gibbar Hotop. Chad was a student at Perryville High School. He was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Apple Creek, Mo., and FFA...
Christine Boesch (02/26/11)
Christine Lutes Boesch, 37, of Calgary, Alberta, Canada, passed away Friday, Feb. 18, 2011, at her home. She was born in Cape Girardeau. She was a graduate of Southeast Missouri State University...
David Johnston (02/26/11)
David Edward Johnston, 76, of Dardenne Prairie, Mo., formerly of Jackson, died Thursday, Feb. 24, 2011, at his home. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday at Pitman Funeral Home in Wentzville, Mo. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Immaculate Conception Church. Burial will be in Our Lady Cemetery at Lake St. Louis, Mo...
Thelma Bell (02/26/11)
ANNA, Ill. -- Thelma Kinnett Bell, 97, of Anna died Friday, Feb. 25, 2011, at Anna Rehabilitation and Nursing Center. Visitation will be from noon to service time Sunday at Crain Funeral Home in Anna. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Alto Pass Cemetery...
LaVesta Anderson (02/26/11)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- LaVesta M. Anderson, 93, of Perryville died Thursday, Feb. 24, 2011, at Independence Care Center. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday and 6:30 a.m. to service time Monday at Young and Sons Funeral Home. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Monday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Anne Saegessar officiating. Burial will be in Home Cemetery...
William Cease (02/25/11)
McCLURE, Ill. -- William C. Cease, 69, of McClure died Thursday, Feb. 24, 2011, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Crain Funeral Home in Tamms, Ill., is in charge of arrangements.
Donald Keller (02/25/11)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Donald Lee Keller, 69, of Perryville died Wednesday, Feb. 23, 2011, at his home. Visitation is from 5 to 8 p.m. today and 9 a.m. to service time Saturday at Miller Family Funeral Home. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Mount Hope Cemetery...
Dewey Cook (02/25/11)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Dewey Franklin Cook, 76, of Marble Hill died Wednesday, Feb. 23, 2011, at his home. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today at Liley Funeral Home in Marble Hill, and from 10 a.m. to service time Saturday at Hurricane Fork General Baptist Church...
Lyle Lambert (02/25/11)
Lyle James Lambert, 92, of Jackson, formerly of Scott City, died Thursday, Feb. 24, 2011, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
Evelyn Roberts (02/25/11)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Evelyn M. Roberts, 78, of Cairo died Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2011, at the Daystar Care Center in Cairo. Visitation will be from 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Mounds Church of Christ. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at the church. Burial will follow in Spencer Heights Memorial Park in Mounds, Ill., with the Rev. Willie Headspeath officiating...
Jacqueline Mullins (02/25/11)
Jacqueline L. Mullins, 66, of Pittsburgh, formerly of Cape Girardeau, passed away unexpectedly Monday, Feb. 21, 2011. Beloved sister of Terry (Charlotte) Wade of Cape Girardeau, Raymond Lacey Jr. and Carrie (Gary) Turner of Kansas City, Mo.; niece of Mildred Gregory and Mary Mason of Seattle, Gilbert Daye of Wichita, Kan.; a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and loving friends...
Kenneth Schlegel (02/25/11)
Kenneth Wayne Schlegel, 47, of Farmington, Mo., formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Wednesday, Feb. 23, 2011, in Cape Girardeau. He was born April 24, 1963, in Cape Girardeau, to William A. and Lavada Ann Heuring Schlegel. He and Lisa Moyers were married May 27, 1989, in Cape Girardeau...
Mary Dickey (02/24/11)
Mary Louise Dickey, 69, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2011, at her home. She was born March 9, 1941, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of William Frederick and Coletta Halter Ulrich. Dickey was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church in Oran, Mo...
Johnny Self (02/24/11)
Johnny Wayne Self, 58, of Randles died Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2011, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born April 15, 1952, in Cape Girardeau, son of Charles Wayne Self. Johnny served in the Army during the Vietnam War. He received the National Defense Service Medal, Overseas Service Bar, Vietnam Campaign Medal and Vietnam Service Medal with Campaign Star...
Jacqueline Mullins (02/24/11)
Jacqueline L. Mullins, 66, of Pittsburgh, formerly of Cape Girardeau, passed away unexpectedly Monday, Feb. 21, 2011. Beloved sister of Terry (Charlotte) Wade of Cape Girardeau, Raymond Lacey Jr. and Carrie (Gary) Turner of Kansas City, Mo.; niece of Mildred Gregory and Mary Mason of Seattle, Wash., Gilbert Daye of Wichita, Kan.; a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and loving friends...
Edward Hensley (02/24/11)
Edward Lee Hensley, 79, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, Feb. 21, 2011, at the Lutheran Home. He was born March 3, 1931, in Springfield, Mo., to Edward Robb and Lillian Lucille Inks Hensley. He first married Leona Brennecke in 1953. She preceded him in death. He then married Willie Caroline Crader on Feb. 14, 1976, at Lutesville, Mo...
DeWayne Winchester (02/24/11)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- DeWayne Howard Winchester, 38, of Marble Hill passed away Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2011, at his home. He was born Feb. 13, 1973, in Advance, Mo., son of Donald and Barbara Griffard Winchester. He and Tonica Tyler were married Aug. 8, 1998, in Poplar Bluff, Mo...
Wilma McCrary (02/24/11)
McCLURE, Ill. -- Wilma McCrary, 76, of McClure died Sunday, Feb. 20, 2011, at her home. She was born July 2, 1934, in Paragould, Ark., to Bill and Pauline Scheaer Branch. She and Joel McCrary Sr. were married Feb. 26, 1951, in Leachville, Ark. He preceded her in death Nov. 29, 2004...
Dennis Slinkard (02/24/11)
Dennis Harold Slinkard, 86, passed away Sunday, Feb. 6, 2011, in Springfield, Mo., his body and spirit letting go after battling Alzheimer's and other maladies. He lost his wife of 63 years, Charlotte Jean Scott Slinkard, in November 2009. Since that time, he has resided with family in Branson, Mo...
Norma Chapman (02/24/11)
Norma Viola Benton Chapman, 87, of Fruitland passed away Wednesday, Feb. 23, 2011, at her daughter's home in Fruitland. She was born Oct. 23, 1923, in Wittenberg, Mo., to Victor and Dorthea Kasten Roth. She and Charles "Zeke" Benton were married Nov. 16, 1941, in Cape Girardeau. He preceded June 23, 1988. She then married Raymond Chapman Feb. 8, 1993, who preceded her Dec. 10, 1999...
Dorothy Heuring (02/24/11)
NEW HAMBURG, Mo. -- Dorothy Heuring, 62, of New Hamburg died Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2011, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born April 5, 1948, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Herman Michael and Antoinette Martha Westrich Dirnberger. She and Norman J. Heuring Sr. were married May 31, 1969. He died July 24, 2007...
Holly Little (02/23/11)
Holly A. Little, 74, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, Feb. 21, 2011, at her home. There is no service. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Dorothy Heuring (02/23/11)
NEW HAMBURG, Mo. — Dorothy Heuring, 62, of New Hamburg died Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2011, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee, Mo., is in charge of arrangements.
Edward Hensley (02/23/11)
Edward Lee Hensley, 79, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, Feb. 21, 2011, at the Lutheran Home. Visitation will be 9 a.m. to service time Saturday at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Baker Cemetery at Marble Hill, Mo...
Donnie Estes (02/23/11)
Donnie Estes, 75, of Scott City died Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2011, at his home. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
Mary Dickey (02/23/11)
Mary Louise Dickey, 69, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2011, at her home. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee, Mo., is in charge of arrangements.
Cheryl Talley (02/23/11)
Cheryl Lee Talley, 53, of Scott City died Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2011, at her home. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City is in charge of arrangements.
Brittany Calhoun (02/23/11)
Brittany Calhoun, 24, of Scott City died Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2011, at her home. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City is in charge of arrangements.
Fred Scheper Jr. (02/23/11)
Fred Scheper Jr., 77, of Jackson, a loving husband, father, grandfather and Jackson businessman, passed away Monday, Feb. 21, 2011, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Feb. 27, 1933, in Jackson, son of Frederick W. and Lula McClard Scheper. He and Dorothy Gloth were married March 14, 1953, at Whitewater...
Lorla Nothdurft (02/23/11)
Lorla Marie Nothdurft, 92, died Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2011, at her home in Overland Park, Kan. She was born July 3, 1918, in St. Louis, daughter of Charles Paul Baenziger and Marie Malinda Hildenstein. Nothdurft was preceded by a brother, Norman Baenziger, who passed away Dec. 2, 2010...
Tom Anderson (02/23/11)
Fortified with the sacraments of the Holy Mother Church, Tom Anderson, 69, passed away Monday, Feb. 21, 2011, at his home in Jackson. He was born May 7, 1941, in Ottumwa, Iowa, to Paul and Betti Mae Anderson Anderson. He and Mary Gaffey were married Feb. 23, 1963, in LeMars, Iowa...
Vincent Parres (02/23/11)
Vincent L. "Bud" Parres, 86, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, Feb. 21, 2011, at Saint Francis Medical Center. He was born Jan. 31, 1925, in Perry County, son of Simon and Julia Moore Parres. Survivors include two stepsons, Ron and Dale Simpson of Chicago; two sisters, Zita Strattman of Ste. Genevieve, Mo., Rita (Gerald) Huck of Decatur, Ill.; four stepgrandchildren; seven nephews; two nieces; many great-nieces and great-nephews...
Danny Gonzales (02/23/11)
Danny Joe Gonzales, 64, of Jackson died Monday, Feb. 14, 2011, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Oct. 3, 1946, in Baton Rouge, La., to Danny and Velma St. Pierre Gonzales. He and Mary Jane Green were married Oct. 24, 1986, at Benton, Mo...
Dorothy Nanney (02/23/11)
Dorothy Ann Nanney, 57, of Jackson passed away Monday, Feb. 21, 2011, at her home. She was born Oct. 13, 1953, in Advance, Mo., daughter of Cecil U. and Patty L. Brown Dallas. She and Bruce E. Nanney were married Aug. 8, 1987. Dorothy attended grade school in Advance and high school in Oak Ridge. She worked at Drury Inn Suites in Fruitland 13 years until her health began to fail...
May Dowdy (02/23/11)
MARQUAND, Mo. -- May Dowdy, 78, of Marquand passed away Saturday, Feb. 19, 2011, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born May 2, 1932, in Chicago, daughter of Edward L. and Edna May Alborn Walsh. She and Billy F. Dowdy were married Jan. 30, 1955. He passed away Jan. 9, 1984...
Frankie Owens (02/22/11)
Frankie J. Owens, 75, of Cape Girardeau, formerly of Benton and East Prairie, Mo., passed away Saturday, Feb. 19, 2011, at the Lutheran Home. She was born Aug. 14, 1935, in East Prairie, to Howard Harr Adkisson of East Prairie and the late Robert Adkisson...
Mary Goddard (02/22/11)
Mary Lu Goddard, 74, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Feb. 20, 2011, at Saint Francis Medical Center. She was born July 13, 1936, in St. Louis, to Elmer John and Matilda Bernadine Stirnemann Kelly. Mary Lu was married to Bervin N. Goddard May 3, 1958...
Eddie Malone (02/22/11)
VILLA RIDGE, Ill. -- Eddie Allen Malone, 51, of Villa Ridge passed away suddenly at 7:51 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 20, 2011, upon arrival at Union County Hospital in Anna, Ill. He was born Jan. 25, 1960, in Cairo, Ill., son of William Melvin Malone Sr. and Iva May Lee Malone...
Paul Aleksiak Sr. (02/22/11)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Paul J. Aleksiak Sr., 95, of Marble Hill passed away Sunday, Feb. 20, 2011, at the Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born Jan. 25, 1916, in Madison, Ill., son of Peter and Franntha Holanowig Aleksiak. He and Katherine Misukonis were married June 22, 1946. She passed away July 20, 2001...
Ricky Hendershott (02/22/11)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Ricky Hendershott, 62, of Marble Hill passed away Sunday, Feb. 20, 2011, at his home. He was born July 25, 1948, in St. Louis, son of George Donald and Elsie Emma "June" Rhodes Hendershott. He and wife Ann were married Nov. 14, 1969...
Richard Buckelew Jr. (02/22/11)
Richard Smythe Buckelew Jr., 46, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, Feb. 19, 2011, at his home. He was an electrician with K&K Electric. Survivors include his wife, Cindy Benefield Buckelew of Cape Girardeau; a son, Cody Bradencamp of Cape Girardeau; a daughter, Kayla Bradencamp of Cape Girardeau; father and stepmother, Richard and Enola Buckelew of Dresden, Tenn.; mother, Katie Voss Buckelew of Fulton, Ky.; and a sister, Tammy Draughn of Fulton...
Fred Scheper Jr. (02/22/11)
Fred Scheper Jr., 77, of Jackson died Monday, Feb. 21, 2011, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the chapel of McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson. The funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Sam Roethemeyer officiating. Burial will be in Russell Heights Cemetery in Jackson with full military honors...
Dorothy Nanney (02/22/11)
Dorothy Ann Nanney, 57, of Jackson died Monday, Feb. 21, 2011, at her home. Arrangements are incomplete at McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson.
Tom Anderson (02/22/11)
Tom Anderson, 69, of Jackson died Monday, Feb. 21, 2011, at his home. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson. Deacon Walt Biri will lead parish prayers at 7:30. A memorial Mass will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Jackson with the Rev. John Harth officiating. Burial will be private...
Michael Sprenger (02/21/11)
Michael S. Sprenger, 63, of Cape Girardeau, died Saturday, Feb. 19, 2011, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Dec. 29, 1947, in Cape Girardeau to Harold and Wilda Mae Smith Sprenger. He was a graduate of College High School where he played basketball. He loved fishing and hunting...
Helen Ponder (02/21/11)
HOUSE SPRINGS, Mo. -- Helen A. Ponder, 73, of House Springs, died Friday, Feb. 18, 2011, at St. Anthony's Medical Center in St. Louis. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today and from 6:30 to 9:50 a.m. Tuesday at Miller Family Funeral Home in Perryville...
Wilma McCrary (02/21/11)
MCCLURE, Ill. — Wilma McCrary, 76, of McClure died Sunday, Feb. 20, 2011, at her home. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Mary Goddard (02/21/11)
Mary L. Goddard, 74, of Cape Girardeau, died Sunday, Feb. 20, 2011, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete at Cracraft-Miller Funeral Home in Jackson.
Iva LaRose (02/20/11)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Iva A. LaRose, 91, of Perryville died Thursday, Feb. 17, 2011, at Independence Care Center of Perry County in Perryville. She was born in Menfro, Mo. on Sept. 11, 1919, daughter of the late Walter and Wilma (Bergman) Dickmann. She and Louis J. LaRose were married March 9, 1943. He preceded her in death on Aug. 14, 1990...
Warren Dalton (02/20/11)
Warren H. Dalton, 85, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, Feb. 18, 2011 at Saint Francis Medical Center. He was born Jan. 20, 1926 in Cape Girardeau to Henry M. and Belle DeGrant Dalton. He and Clorene Ladd were married May 3, 1947, at Piggott, Ark. She died Jan. 2, 1984. He later married Lelia Frances Conner May 24, 1986, in Cape Girardeau. She died June 28, 1991...
Margaret Baudendistel (02/20/11)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Margaret B. "Marge" Baudendistel, 80, of Perryville died Friday, Feb. 18, 2011 at her home. She was born July 13, 1930, in St. Louis, the daughter of William and Tina Greenwell Brown. She married F.W. "Joe" Baudendistel on Jan. 19, 1952, in St. Louis. He survives in Perryville...
Ronald Zahner (02/20/11)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Ronald Leo Zahner, 67, of Perryville, Mo., died Friday, Feb. 18, 2011 at St. Francois Manor in Farmington, Mo. Visitation will be from 9 to 11:30 a.m. Monday at Miller Family Funeral Home in Perryville. A funeral Mass will be held at noon Monday at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in Silver Lake, Mo...
George Fox Jr. (02/20/11)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- George N. Fox Jr., 68, of Perryville died Friday, Feb. 18, 2011, at Perry County Memorial Hospital in Perryville. Friends may call from 4 p.m. until service time Tuesday at Young and Sons Funeral Home in Perryville. A memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday, with the Rev. Jim Matthews officiating...
Arleen Schlichting (02/19/11)
FROHNA, Mo. -- Arleen Schlichting, 78, of Frohna died Thursday, Feb. 17, 2011, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Aug. 24, 1932, at Farrar, Mo., daughter of Otto and Edna Roth Lohmann. She and Bernard "Barney" Schlichting were married Sept. 8, 1951, at Salem Lutheran Church in Farrar...
J.W. Miller (02/19/11)
DIEHLSTADT, Mo. -- Jasper William "J.W." Miller, 86, of Diehlstadt died Thursday, Feb. 17, 2011, at Bertrand Nursing Center. He was born Dec. 29, 1924, in Advance, Mo., to Jasper Utah and Alma Edith McClain Miller. Miller lived in Diehlstadt most of his life where he was engaged in farming. He was a member of Diehlstadt General Baptist Church...
Odell Bunch (02/19/11)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Odell D. Bunch, 80, of Marble Hill died Monday, Feb. 14, 2011. He was born May 18, 1930, in Milan, Mo., son of Dora and Lola Bunch. Odell received a bachelor's degree from Kirksville, Mo., and retired from Equitable in 1985 after 26 years of traveling extensively across the U.S. ...
Steven Bright (02/19/11)
SEDGEWICKVILLE, Mo. -- Steven L. Bright, 63, of Sedgewickville passed away Thursday, Feb. 17, 2011, in Patton, Mo. He was born Dec. 9, 1947, in Eldorado, Ill., son of Stanley and Doris Musgrave Bright. Steven was a nurse at several hospitals. He was a member of First Baptist Church in McLeansboro, Ill...
Arline Lowes (02/19/11)
Arline Bertha Lowes, 85, of Jackson died Wednesday, Feb. 16, 2011, at Jackson Manor. She was born Feb. 20, 1925, in Jackson, to August H. and Leona Kurre Voshage. She and Glen E. "Andy" Lowes were married June 6, 1943, at Jackson. He died Aug. 21, 1975...
Virginia Darnell (02/19/11)
ANNA, Ill. -- Virginia Rose Darnell, 89, of Anna died Thursday, Feb. 17, 2011, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. Graveside service will be announced at a later date. Rendleman and Hileman Funeral Home in Anna is in charge of arrangements...
George Jedlicka (02/19/11)
George Jedlicka, 77, formerly of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, Feb. 17, 2011, at Beacon Hill Retirement Community in Lombard, Ill. He was born in Chicago. He and Aline Olishifski were married in 1957. She preceded him in death in 1992. George grew up in Chicago and graduated from the University of Illinois with a degree in agricultural engineering. He started his career and family in Shelbyville, Ill., designing farm equipment for Oliver Corp...
Arleen Schlichting (02/18/11)
FROHNA, Mo. -- Arleen Schlichting, 78, of Frohna died Thursday, Feb. 17, 2011, at Saint Francis Medical Center. Visitation will be from 4 to 9 p.m. Saturday and from 8 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Sunday at Young and Sons East Perry Chapel. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Altenburg, Mo., with the Rev. Jonathan Stites officiating...
Arline Lowes (02/18/11)
Arline Bertha Lowes, 85, of Jackson died Wednesday, Feb. 16, 2011, at Jackson Manor. Visitation will be 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Monday at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Jackson. Burial will be in Russell Heights Cemetery...
Donald Linson (02/18/11)
JONESBORO, Ill. -- Donald G. Linson, 77, of Jonesboro died Thursday, Feb. 17, 2011, at Jonesboro Rehab and Healthcare Center in Jonesboro. Visitation will be from 1 p.m. to service time Saturday at Rendleman and Hileman Funeral Home in Anna, Ill...
Barbara Anderson (02/18/11)
GRASSY, Mo. -- Barbara Ellen Anderson, 69, of Grassy died Wednesday, Feb. 16, 2011, at her home. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today at Hutchings Funeral Chapel in Marble Hill, Mo. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Mark Binder officiating...
Verdetta Seabaugh (02/18/11)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Verdetta Hahn Seabaugh, 104, departed this life Wednesday, Feb. 16, 2011. She was born Jan. 5, 1907, in rural Bollinger County, to E.H. and Lucretia Slinkard Conner. Verdetta and Lester Hahn were married Feb. 7, 1930. He passed away Feb. 7, 1975. She and Herbert Seabaugh were married Feb. 14, 1978. He passed away Oct. 29, 1986...
Marion Roberts (02/18/11)
ORAN, Mo. -- Marion Edward Roberts, 75, of Oran died Wednesday, Feb. 16, 2011, at Westwood Hills Nursing Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo. He was born July 2, 1935, in Vanduser, to James Henry and Mary Ellen Riston Roberts. Ed graduated from Oran High School...
Norman Preusser (02/18/11)
Norman R. Preusser, 83, of Jackson passed away Wednesday, Feb. 16, 2011, at the Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born Oct. 3, 1927, son of Otto and Hattie Hemmann Preusser. He and Ruby Bodenschatz were married June 6, 1954, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Shawneetown...
Ruby Shrader (02/18/11)
Ruby F. Shrader, 80, formerly of Jackson passed away Wednesday, Feb. 16, 2011, at Liberty Village in Maryville, Ill. She had resided in the Maryville area the past few years to be near her children. She was born April 19, 1930, in Lamar, Ark., to Alfred and Lydia Greener Breedlove. She was the valedictorian of Gideon High School class of 1947, and thereafter she moved to St. Louis for employment...
Diana Goodman (02/18/11)
CHESTERFIELD, Mo. -- Diana Lynn Goodman, 57, of Chesterfield died Tuesday, Feb. 15, 2011, at National Health Care Center in Maryland Heights, Mo. She was born Aug. 14, 1953, in Washington, Mo., to Warren and Leondine Patterson Weideman. She and Roger Goodman were married June 1, 1974, in Union, Mo...
George Jedlicka (02/18/11)
George Jedlicka, 77, formerly of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, Feb. 17, 2011, at Beacon Hill Retirement Community in Lombard, Ill. He was born in Chicago. He and Aline Olishifski were married in 1957. She preceded him in death in 1992. George grew up in Chicago and graduated from the University of Illinois with a degree in agricultural engineering. He started his career and family in Shelbyville, Ill., designing farm equipment for Oliver Corp...
Norman Preusser (02/17/11)
Norman Preusser, 83, of Jackson died Wednesday, Feb. 16, 2011, at the Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday at the chapel of McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson, and from 9:30 a.m. until service time Saturday at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Jackson...
Ruby Shrader (02/17/11)
Ruby F. Shrader, 80, formerly of Jackson passed away Wednesday, Feb. 16, 2011, at Liberty Village in Maryville, Ill. Visitation is from 1 p.m. to service time Sunday at McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson. The funeral is at 2 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home, with Dr. Brian Anderson officiating. Burial will be in Berrong Cemetery at Zalma, Mo...
Joseph Watson (02/17/11)
CARTERVILLE, Ill. -- Joseph Temis Watson, 27, of Carterville, formerly of Cairo, Ill., died Wednesday, Feb. 9, 2011, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Massie Funeral Home in Mounds, Ill., and 11 a.m. to service time Saturday at First Apostolic Church in Cambria, Ill...
Rosemary Askew (02/17/11)
Rosemary T. Askew, 78, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Feb. 13, 2011, at Chateau Girardeau Health Center, where she was staying after a short but intense battle with brain cancer. She was born May 18, 1932, on the family farm near Portageville, Mo., to Francis and Lena Brasher Toton. She and Kenneth Askew were married July 10, 1949, in Piggott, Ark...
Dr. George Casper (02/17/11)
ANNA, Ill. -- Dr. George E. Casper, 94, of Anna died Monday, Feb. 14, 2011, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Rendleman and Hileman Funeral Home in Anna...
Owen Thomas (02/17/11)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Owen Chester Thomas, 92, of Chaffee died Tuesday, Feb. 15, 2011, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Oct. 12, 1918, son of Richard Asberry and Sylvania Randal Thomas. He and Dorothy Proctor were married June 25, 1955. She died Jan. 25, 1985...
Linda Boston (02/17/11)
Linda Jean Boston, 58, of Park Hills, Mo., formerly of Jackson, died Sunday, Feb. 13, 2011, at her home. She was born Oct. 28, 1952, in Cape Girardeau, to Henry and Doris Long Puls. Linda was a graduate of Jackson High School. She was the mother of four loving daughters...
Lillian Hahn (02/17/11)
Lillian Adrianne Hahn, 96, of Jackson passed away Tuesday, Feb. 15, 2011, at Jackson Manor. She was born Jan. 25, 1915, near Scopus, Mo., daughter of W.D. and Nellie Conder Brown. She and Edward Hahn were married July 13, 1932, in Jackson. He passed away July 3, 2005...
Harold Ervin Sr. (02/17/11)
Harold Glenn Ervin Sr., 84, of Midland, Texas, died Saturday, Feb. 12, 2011, at Hospice Inpatient Unit of Midland Memorial Hospital in Midland. He was born Aug. 8, 1926, at Egypt Mills, to Cletus and Rosa Kirchhoff Ervin. He and Mae Young were married June 2, 1949, at Big Spring, Texas. She passed away Jan. 16, 2011...
Rev. Richard O'Brien (02/16/11)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- The Rev. Richard J. O'Brien, 80, of Perryville died Tuesday, Feb. 15, 2011. Visitation will be from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the Church of the Assumption, with a vigil service at 7:30 p.m. Visitation will continue from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Friday at the church, with the funeral Mass following at 10:30 a.m. The Rev. Perry Henry will officiate. Burial will be in the Community Cemetery....
Kennie Jones (02/16/11)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Kennie B. Jones Sr., 79, of Sikeston died Saturday, Feb. 12, 2011, at Clearview Nursing Center in Sikeston. Friends may call from 10 a.m. until service time Saturday at New Morning Star Baptist Church in Haywood City, Mo. Williams Funeral Home of Sikeston is in charge of arrangements...
Danny Gonzales (02/16/11)
Danny J. Gonzales, 64, of Jackson died Monday, Feb. 14, 2011, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Lillian Hahn (02/16/11)
Lillian Hahn, 96, of Jackson died Tuesday, Feb. 15, 2011, at Jackson Manor. Arrangements are incomplete at McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson.
Donald Lisch (02/16/11)
ANNA, Ill. -- Donald H. Lisch, 78, of Anna died Sunday, Feb. 13, 2011, at Landmark Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean conflict. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to service time Thursday at Rendleman and Hileman Funeral Home in Jonesboro, Ill...
Betty Proffer (02/16/11)
Betty Jean Proffer, 73, of Jackson passed away Tuesday, Feb. 15, 2011, at Monticello House. She was born Feb. 25, 1937, at Crump, daughter of Otis and Mary Ervin Proffer. Betty was a member of First General Baptist Church in Jackson. She worked at the former International Shoe factory in Jackson from 1959 until 1988, and at LeeRowan in Jackson from 1988 until her retirement in 2002. ...
Venita Daniel (02/16/11)
McCLURE, Ill. -- Venita F. Daniel, 56, of McClure died peacefully in her home Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2011. She was born May 8, 1954, in Cairo, Ill. She and Theodore Daniel were married April 12, 1974. Venita attended school in Loves Park, Ill., and graduated in 1972 from Dupo High School in Dupo, Ill...
Perry Conrad (02/16/11)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Perry H. Conrad, 81, of Perryville died Monday, Feb. 14, 2011, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born in Perry County, Sept. 30, 1929, son of the late Herbert and Edna Shrum Conrad. He and Virginia F. Bangert were married Oct. 2, 1948...
Les Christensen (02/16/11)
NAPLES, Fla. -- M.L. "Les" Christensen, 83, died peacefully surrounded by family and friends Saturday Feb. 12, 2011, in Naples. He was born March 9, 1927, in Gloucester City, N.J. Les honorably served his country in the Navy in the South Pacific during World War II. Following the war, he graduated from Temple University in Philadelphia, receiving a B.A. degree in 1952...
Linda Puls-Boston (02/15/11)
PARK HILLS, Mo. -- Linda Puls-Boston, 58, of Park Hills, formerly of Jackson, died Sunday, Feb. 13, 2011, at her home. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday at Cracraft-Miller Funeral Home in Jackson. A memorial service will be at 6 p.m. Friday at the funeral home...
Harriet Halstead (02/15/11)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- Harriet Louise Halstead, 85, of Advance passed away Sunday, Feb. 13, 2011, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born April 8, 1925, in Edwardsville, Ill., daughter of William H. and Mabel Drafts Lange. Harriet worked as a secretary and as a troop committee member for the Boy Scouts...
John Bowman (02/15/11)
PARK HILLS, Mo. -- John Alan Bowman, 47, of Park Hills died Saturday, Feb. 12, 2011, at his home. He was born Dec. 16, 1963, in Wilmington, N.C., son of Robert and Mary C. Nagle Bowman. He and Andrea Faye Hudgens were married at Steelville, Mo...
Raymond Cook (02/15/11)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Raymond Cook, 89, of Chaffee died Sunday, Feb. 13, 2011, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Dec. 4, 1921, at Marquand, Mo., son of Robert and Bessie Dees Cook. He and Mildred E. Null were married Nov. 15, 1941...
Marion Young (02/15/11)
Marion Elizabeth Young, 85, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, Feb. 14, 2011, at her home. She was born Dec. 23, 1925, in Perth, New Brunswick, Canada, to George Hanford and Jenny Hazel Bishop. She and Emmett Young were married June 28, 1947, in New York City. He died June 28, 1984...
Rosemary Askew (02/15/11)
Rosemary Askew, 78, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Feb. 13, 2011, at Chateau Girardeau Health Center. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Raymond Cook (02/14/11)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Raymond Cook, 89, of Chaffee, died Sunday, Feb. 13, 2011, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee.
Rosemary Askew (02/14/11)
Rosemary Askew, 78, of Cape Girardeau, died Sunday, Feb. 13, 2011, at Chateau Girardeau Health Center in Cape Girardeau. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Druetta Messmer (02/14/11)
Druetta "Johnnie" Messmer, 95, of Cape Girardeau died at 2:35 a.m. Friday, Feb. 11, 2011, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau after a prolonged illness. She was born Dec. 24, 1915, in Chaffee, Mo., to George and Mathilda (Goetz) Dumey. "Johnnie" and Harry Messmer were united in marriage on July 15, 1936, and enjoyed 42 years of marriage. He preceded her in death Feb. 24, 1978...
Norbert Kuehnert (02/14/11)
Norbert Hilmer Kuehnert, 78, of Cape Girardeau, died Saturday, Feb. 12, 2011, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born June 13, 1932, in Altenburg, Mo., to Adolph Gustov and Gertrude Bellman Kuehnert. He was married to Janice Best on May 5, 1956. She preceded him in death on Jan. 19, 1998...
Isadore Bohnert (02/14/11)
Isadore I. Bohnert, 93, of Perryville, Mo., died Feb. 9, 2011 at Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born March 28, 1917, in Longton, Mo., to Ignatius A. and Anna Schnurbusch Bohnert. He was married to Juanita Martin on Dec. 4, 1938 at Notre Dame in St. Louis...
Betty Keys (02/12/11)
Betty J. Keys, 74, of Jackson died Friday, Feb. 11, 2011, at the family home in Jackson. She was born in Hayti, Mo., on Sept. 3, 1936, to the late Noah and Mary Belle King Young. She was a retired Powder Cost for LeeRowan in Jackson and she was a member of First Baptist Church in Delta...
Chesley Willis (02/13/11)
OLIVE BRANCH, Ill. -- Chesley K. Willis, 84, of Olive Branch died at 2:52 a.m. Saturday Feb. 12, 2011, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born in Miller City, Ill., on Oct. 31, 1926, the youngest son of Frank J. and Lydia Kirstein Willis. He married Cecile Hopkins who preceded him in death in 2006...
James Woods (02/12/11)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- James Stanly Woods, 90, of Sikeston died Friday, Feb. 11, 2011, at Sikeston Convalescent Center. He was born July 9, 1920, in Charleston, Mo., son of John T. and Mable O. Hyde Woods. Woods was a graduate of Chaffee High School and graduated from Southeast Missouri State University in 1952. He was a teacher with Sikeston public schools from 1952 to 1964, then administrator from 1964 until retiring in 1980...
Gilbert Dambach (02/12/11)
Gilbert A.R. Dambach, 92, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, Feb. 10, 2011, at Saint Francis Medical Center. He was born Nov. 23, 1918, in Old Appleton, to Robert F. and Louise Hilbert Dambach. He and Norma B. Birk were married Nov. 1, 1952, in Cape Girardeau...
Walter Bishop (02/12/11)
OLIVE BRANCH, Ill. -- Walter H. Bishop, 94, of rural Olive Branch died Thursday, Feb. 10, 2011, at his home. He was born July 28, 1916, in Alexander County, to John Cyrille and Ella Mae Jaynes Bishop. He married Nellie Thompson on Aug. 14, 1941...
Druetta Messmer (02/12/11)
Druetta Messmer, 95, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, Feb. 11, 2011, at the Lutheran Home. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Crain Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau. Parish prayers will be at 7. Funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Mary's Cathedral, with the Rev. Thomas Kiefer as celebrant and Monsignor Richard Rolwing assisting. Burial will be in St. Mary's Cemetery...
Saundra Johnson (02/12/11)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Saundra Gail Johnson, 57, of Sikeston died Friday, Feb. 11, 2011, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born Dec. 2, 1953, in Cape Girardeau, to Vivan Alvin and June Russell Belk. She and Terry Johnson were married Dec. 1, 1973, at Benton, Mo...
Lenore Anglin (02/12/11)
ANNA, Ill. -- Lenore Margaret "Lennie" Anglin, 89, of Anna died Wednesday, Feb. 9, 2011, at St. Joseph Hospital in Murphysboro, Ill. Visitation will be from 9 to 10:15 a.m. Wednesday at Rendleman and Hileman Funeral Home in Anna. The funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Anna, with the Rev. Federico Higuera officiating. Burial will be in Dutch Ridge Cemetery near Murphysboro...
Darlene Hoehn (02/11/11)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Darlene F. Hoehn, 66, of Perryville died Wednesday, Feb. 9, 2011, at Perry County Memorial Hospital. She was born Oct. 13, 1944, in Perryville, daughter of the late Howard D. and Sylva M. Farrar Hager. She and Norman L. Hoehn were married June 19, 1965...
Isadore Bohnert (02/11/11)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Isadore I. Bohnert, 93, of Perryville died Wednesday, Feb. 9, 2011, at the Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today and 6:30 to 9:50 a.m. Saturday at Miller Family Funeral Home. A VFW service will be held at 6:30 p.m. today, and parish wake service at 7. The rosary will be recited at 9 a.m. Saturday...
Joseph Hayden (02/11/11)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Joseph Bertrand "Bert" Hayden, 92, formerly of Perryville, died Thursday, Feb. 10, 2011, at Camelot Nursing Center in Farmington, Mo. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to service time Saturday at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Farmington...
Jerry Ward (02/11/11)
MURPHYSBORO, Ill. -- Jerry W. Ward, 80, of Murphysboro passed away Wednesday, Feb. 9, 2011, at Carbondale Memorial Hospital. He was born June 27, 1930, in Cape Girardeau, son of Arch and Opal Sledge Ward. He and Betty Farrow were married Aug. 14, 1948, in Piggott, Ark...
Norma Greif (02/11/11)
FARMINGTON, Mo. -- Norma Jean "Mutsie" Welker Greif, 73, of Farmington passed away Wednesday, Feb. 9, 2011, in Farmington. She was born Jan. 1, 1938, in Perryville, daughter of Glenton and Elizabeth Macke Welker. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Eugene Greif Sr. in 1987; three sisters, Myrna Thomas, Gert Hudson and Barbara Simpson; five brothers, Dick Welker, Bob Welker, Joseph Welker, Eugene Hart and Rod Hart...
Thelma Freese (02/11/11)
EAST PRAIRIE, Mo. -- Thelma Ashlock Freese, 91, of East Prairie died Wednesday, Jan. 19, 2011, at East Prairie Nursing Center. She was born May 6, 1919, in East Prairie, to J.H. and Odie Barker Ashlock. Following her graduation from East Prairie High School, she enrolled in St. ...
Eunice Ernst (02/11/11)
Eunice M. Ernst, 88, of Howard Lake, Minn., died Wednesday, Feb. 9, 2011, at Ridgeview Medical Center in Waconia, Minn. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Zion Lutheran Church in Annandale, Minn., with the Rev. Thomas Queck officiating. Burial will be in Corinna Cemetery in Wright County...
Charles Engelhart (02/10/11)
Joseph Charles Engelhart, 86, of Jackson passed away Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2011, at his home. He was born April 23, 1924, at the family farm near Pocahontas, son of Joseph C. and Alvinia Gerharter Engelhart. He and Joy Statler were married June 12, 1954, at St. John's Lutheran Church in Pocahontas...
Mary Schlegel (02/10/11)
Mary Gwyn Schlegel, 70, of Jackson passed away Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2011, at The Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born March 1, 1940, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of W. Curtis and Elsie Brune Voorhes. She and Jerry L. Schlegel were married March 5, 2000...
Walter Rybicki (02/10/11)
Walter E. Rybicki, 74, of Millersville, formerly of Posen, Ill., passed away Monday, Feb. 7, 2011, at Landmark Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born July 11, 1936, in Blue Island, Ill., to Walter Rybicki Sr. and Jeanie Dyrek Rybicki. He and Carolyn Wehinger were married Oct. 21, 1967, in Chicago...
Herbert Doering (02/10/11)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Herbert A. Doering of Perryville died Feb. 9, 2011, at Perry Oaks Nursing and Rehabilitation in Perryville. He was 79. He was born Nov. 14, 1931, in Wittenberg, Mo., son of the late Ernst G. and Esther J. Mueller Doering. He and Shirley Fadler were married June 4, 1960. She preceded him in death Aug. 12, 1992...
Harlo Rubach (02/10/11)
PERRYVLLE, Mo. -- Harlo D. Rubach of Perryville died Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2011, at Independence Care Center in Perryville. He was 76. He was born July 13, 1934, in Percy, Ill., son of the late William and Bertha Hornbostel Rubach. He and Barbara L. Ochs were married June 11, 1955. She survives in Perryville...
Fred Jones (02/10/11)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Fred W. Jones, 58, of Cairo died Monday, Feb. 7, 2011, at his home. Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to service time Saturday at Massie Funeral Home in Mounds, Ill. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home, with the Rev. J.L. Posey officiating. Burial will be in Spencer Heights Memorial Park in Mounds...
Venita Daniel (02/09/11)
McCLURE, Ill. -- Venita Faye Daniel, 56, of McClure died Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2011, at her home. Ford and Sons Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau is in charge of arrangements.
Alversie Morris (02/09/11)
OLMSTED, Ill. -- Alversie Morris, 90, of Olmsted died Saturday, Feb. 5, 2011, at Southgate Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Metropolis, Ill. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to service time Saturday at Caledonia Community Church. The funeral will be at noon Saturday at the church, with Jesse Morris and John Winding officiating. Burial will be in Rhinnie Hill Cemetery in Grand Chain, Ill...
Gloria Thomas (02/09/11)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Gloria Jean Thomas, 72, of Cairo died Friday, Feb. 4, 2011, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to service time Thursday at Mount Moriah Missionary Baptist Church. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at the church, with Christopher Barnes officiating. Burial will be in Spencer Heights Memorial Park in Mounds, Ill...
Walter Rybicki (02/09/11)
Walter E. Rybicki, 74, of Millersville passed away Monday, Feb. 7, 2011, at Landmark Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Visitation will be 2 to 8 p.m. Friday at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home. Parish prayers will be at 7. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Jackson, with the Rev. John Harth officiating...
Mary Schlegel (02/09/11)
Mary G. Schlegel, 70, of Jackson died Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2011, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday at McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson, and from 9:30 a.m. to service time Friday at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Jackson...
Juanita Davis (02/09/11)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Juanita Davis, 60, of Cairo died Friday, Feb. 4, 2011, at Daystar Care Center. Visitation will be from noon to service time Friday at Massie Funeral Home in Mounds, Ill. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Friday at the funeral home, with Larry Barnett Sr. officiating. Burial will be in Spencer Heights Memorial Park in Mounds...
Joyce Ross (02/09/11)
Teddy Joyce Ross, 72, of Jackson passed away Monday, Feb. 7, 2011, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born May 25, 1938, in Cincinnati, daughter of Clarence and Martha Weaver Hughes. She and James Ross were married July 4, 1961. Joyce served in the U.S. Air Force and was honorably discharged March 5, 1959...
Kenneth Willis (02/09/11)
OLIVE BRANCH, Ill. -- Kenneth Willis, 72, of Olive Branch died Monday, Feb. 7, 2011, at Calvin Johnson Care Center in Belleville, Ill. He was born Nov. 14, 1938, in Alexander County, son of Carl and Althea Snookie Willis. Kenneth was a retired farmer. ...
Elgin Walton (02/09/11)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Elgin "Bud" Walton, 74, of Chaffee died Saturday, Feb. 5, 2011, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born March 21, 1936, in Illmo, son of B. and Laura Bell Ross Walton. He and Betty Windeknecht were married Jan. 28, 1999...
Nicholas Demopoulos (02/09/11)
Nicholas "Dino" Demopoulos, 81, of Cape Girardeau was born March 29, 1929, in Meropi, a small village in southern Greece. He passed away Saturday, Feb. 5, 2011. Prior to his marriage to Fotoula Goumas in 1957, Nick served with the 15th Mission of the Greek Expeditionary Force, which was attached to the 15th Infantry Regiment of the U.S. ...
Horace Henson (02/08/11)
Horace "Bo" Henson, 51, of Cape Girardeau, died Sunday, Feb. 6, 2011, at his home in Cape Girardeau. He was born Dec. 7, 1959, in Douglasville, Ga., to Horace and Barbara Gossett Henson. Horace married Lisa Savage on Dec. 5, 1993. He was employed in construction as a steelworker...
Barry Polston (02/08/11)
Barry Polston, 63, of Cape Girardeau, died Tuesday, Feb. 1, 2011, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born April 19, 1947 in Cairo, Ill., to Frank and Eva Morrison Polston. He served in the U.S. Army in Korea and worked as a corrections officer at the Potosi, Mo., Correctional Center...
James Bauerle (02/08/11)
James A. Bauerle, 82, a native of Cape Girardeau, died Friday, Feb. 4, 2011, at his home. He was born Feb. 26, 1928, to Edward James and Alice Schwepker Bauerle. He married Barbara Louise Pusateri on March 8, 1952. She preceded him in death on May 12, 1996. He later married Marge Loiseau-Bauerle...
Tom Heath (02/08/11)
Our beloved brother Tommy Lee Heath, 61, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 2, 2011, at John Cochran Veterans Hospital in St. Louis. Tom was born Aug. 12, 1949, in Cape Girardeau. He was a graduate of Central High School in Cape Girardeau in 1967. He attended Baily Technical and Diesel Mechanic School in St. Louis and graduated in 1968 as a diesel mechanic...
Barbara Schuchart (02/08/11)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Barbara A. Schuchart, age 71, passed away at Landmark Hospital in Cape Girardeau on Saturday, Feb. 5, 2011. She was born April 7, 1939, in Sikeston to the late Wes and Ella Heuiser Schuchart. Ms. Schuchart received her Catholic education at St. ...
Nelda Yallaly (02/08/11)
Nelda Imogene A. Yallaly, 86, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Feb. 6, 2011, at Life Care Centers of Cape Girardeau. She was born Jan. 15, 1925 in Cape Girardeau to Dr. George and Genevieve Doll Yallaly. Imogene had worked for Tucker Truck Line for many years and later worked as a clerk for the city of Cape Girardeau, retiring in February 1987...
Kenneth Willis (02/08/11)
OLIVE BRANCH, Ill. — Kenneth Willis, 72, of Olive Branch, died Monday, Feb. 7, 2011, at Calvin Johnson Care Center in Belleville, Ill. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by the Jones Funeral Home in Tamms, Ill.
Dennis Slinkard (02/08/11)
Dennis Harold Slinkard, 86, formerly of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Feb. 6, 2011, at Quail Creek Skilled Nursing Facility in Springfield, Mo. Visitation will be from noon to 1 p.m. Feb. 26, at the Westminster Presbyterian Church in Cape Girardeau. Funeral will be at 1 p.m. Feb. 26, at the church with the Rev. Karen S. Dumey officiating...
Horace Henson (02/07/11)
Horace Henson, 51, of Cape Girardeau, died Sunday, Feb. 6, 2011, at home. Arrangements are incomplete at Crain Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau.
Elgin Walton (02/07/11)
CHAFFEE, Mo. — Elgin "Bud" Walton, 74, of Chaffee, died Saturday, Feb. 5, 2011, at Saint Francis Medical Center. Arrangements are incomplete at the Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee.
Shirley Bennett (02/07/11)
SCOPUS, Mo. -- Shirley Louise Bennett, 88, of Scopus, died Saturday, Feb. 5, 2011, at her home. Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday at Hutchings Funeral Chapel in Marble Hill, Mo. Funeral services will begin at 1 p.m. Tuesday with burial to follow in Stilners' Our Serenity Cemetery near Scopus...
August Benson (02/07/11)
ANNA, Ill. — August Benson, 83, of Anna died Saturday, Feb. 5, 2011, at Union County Hospital in Anna. Arrangements are incomplete at Crain Funeral Home in Anna-Jonesboro.
Virginia Smith (02/06/11)
Dorothy "Virginia" Smith, 87, formerly of Jackson, passed away Friday, Feb. 4, 2011, surrounded by her family at Fountainbleau Lodge in Cape Girardeau. She was born March 27, 1923, in Mound City, Ill., daughter of Marion and Birdie Williamson Monan. She and James W. Smith Sr. were married July 19, 1941. He passed away Feb. 10, 1985...
Vicki Stroder (02/06/11)
Vicki Lynn Stroder, 64, of Cape Girardeau died suddenly after suffering a stroke Friday, Feb. 4, 2011, at the Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born July 2, 1946, in Cape Girardeau, the daughter of Lynn M. and Bonnie Beatrice Ohning Young. She and Gary Dean Stroder were married Jan. 22, 1967, at Fruitland...
Martha Stevens (02/06/11)
Martha Jane Sleigh Stevens, 89, passed away Feb. 4, 2011, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today at Morgan Funeral Chapel in Advance, Mo. The funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Monday, with the Rev. Gavin Page officiating...
Nick Demopoulos (02/06/11)
Nick K. Demopoulos, 81, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, Feb. 5, 2011, at Jackson Manor in Jackson. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Ford and Sons Funeral Home.
Glenn Allmon (02/05/11)
Glenn E. Allmon, 80, of Jackson passed away Friday, Feb. 4, 2011, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born Nov. 5, 1930, at Whitewater, Mo., son of Lee and Elsie Blanche Winchester Allmon. He and Avis were united in marriage Dec. 31, 1949...
James Bauerle (02/05/11)
James A. Bauerle, 82, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, Feb. 4, 2011, at his home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Crain Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau.
Rev. Albert Moore (02/05/11)
COBDEN, Ill. -- The Rev. Albert Moore, 92, of Cobden died Friday, Feb. 4, 2011, at Union County Hospital in Anna, Ill. Friends may call from 11 a.m. until the funeral hour Monday at the Rendleman and Hileman Funeral Home in Cobden. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Monday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Joe Aldridge officiating. Interment will be in Cobden Cemetery...
Bonnie Sievers (02/04/11)
Bonnie Sievers, 71, of Oak Ridge died Wednesday, Feb. 2, 2011, at her home, following a brief illness. Private family service will be held at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home, with the Rev. Jeff Long officiating. Burial will be in Cape County Memorial Park...
Mary Hlavek (02/04/11)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Mary Elizabeth Erdelen Hlavek, 86, of Perryville died Wednesday, Feb. 2, 2011, at Independence Care Center. Visitation will be from 3 to 7 p.m. Saturday at Miller Family Funeral Home. The funeral will be at 6:30 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. A private family graveside service will be held Monday at Mount Hope Cemetery...
Donald Enderle (02/04/11)
Donald Ervin Enderle, 76, of Scott City died Wednesday, Feb. 2, 2011, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born June 10, 1934, in Kelso, Mo., to Michael Jacob and Johanna Bles Enderle. He and Marie Elizabeth McBride were married April 7, 1956, in Oran, Mo...
Stacy Blankenship (02/04/11)
Stacy Jo Blankenship, 39, of Jackson passed away Wednesday, Feb. 2, 2011, at her father's home, after a lengthy battle with cancer. She was born July 19, 1971, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Johnny Gast and Jody Cook. Stacy was a 1989 graduate of Jackson High School. She completed cosmetology school and owned and operated a salon in Scott City. She later worked as a stylist in Junction City, Kan., until moving back to Jackson in 2008...
Ben Rudert (02/03/11)
Joseph "Ben" Rudert, 92, of Cape Girardeau passed away Monday, Jan. 31, 2011, at Saint Francis Medical Center. He was born March 27, 1918, in Shawneetown, son of Adolf and Pauline Ladreiter Rudert. He and Wilma Meta Meyr were married May 16, 1948, at Pocahontas. She passed away June 22, 2000...
Mary Horrell (02/03/11)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Mary Helen Horrell, 70, of Chaffee died Monday, Jan. 31, 2011, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born Jan. 18, 1941, daughter of John and Colletta Scherer Ziegler. She and Larry J. Horrell were married Oct. 10, 1959...
James Krepps (02/03/11)
MALDEN, Mo. -- James M. Krepps, 75, of Malden died Sunday, Jan. 30, 2011, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter, Mo. He was born Nov. 18, 1935, in St. Louis, son of Arthur and Mildred Thacker Krepps. He and Darlene Loafman were married Aug. 13, 1960, at Campbell, Mo...
Zita Gibbar (02/03/11)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Zita M. Gibbar, 93, of Perryville died Wednesday, Feb. 2, 2011, at Independence Care Center. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday, and from 6:30 to 9:50 a.m. Monday at Miller Family Funeral Home. A parish wake service will be at 7 p.m. Sunday, and the rosary will be recited at 9 a.m. Monday...
Donald Enderle (02/03/11)
Donald E. Enderle, 76, of Scott City died Wednesday, Feb. 2, 2011, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City is in charge of arrangements.
Barry Polston (02/02/11)
Barry Polston, 63, of Cape Girardeau, formerly of Cairo, Ill., died Tuesday, Feb. 1, 2011, at Southeast Hospital. Barkett Funeral Home in Cairo is in charge of arrangements.
Pauline Stevens (02/02/11)
Pauline Stevens, 87, of Cape Girardeau passed away Monday, Jan. 31, 2011, at Southeast Hospital. She was born Dec. 2, 1923, in Matthews, Mo., to John Henry and Rosie Brees Bonds. She married Paul Tweedy, who passed away in April 1945. She married Paul Mobley in 1949, who passed away in 1980. Later she married Albert Stevens, who preceded her in 1994...
Geoffery Jabr (02/02/11)
Geoffery Jean Allen Jabr, 82, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, Feb. 1, 2011, at her home. She was born Dec. 20, 1928, in Wilson, Ark., to Geoffery and Ethel Sutton Allen. Geoffery was a world traveler and historian. She enjoyed painting portraits and reading. She raised five sons...
Ben Rudert (02/02/11)
Joseph "Ben" Rudert, 92, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, Jan. 31, 2011, at Saint Francis Medical Center. Friends may call from 10 a.m. until service time Friday at McCombs Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Friday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Nathan Burgell officiating. A military honors service will be held immediately following at the funeral home. Burial will be in Cape County Memorial Park...
Michael Seiler (02/02/11)
Michael Lynn "Mike" Seiler, 38, of Friedheim, passed away Sunday, Jan. 30, 2011, at the home of his parents in Friedheim, with his loving family by his side. He had fought a courageous battle with cancer the past two years. He was born July 9, 1972, in Cape Girardeau, son of Lenny and Jeanne Berkbigler Seiler...
Mary Horrell (02/02/11)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Mary Helen Horrell, 70, of Chaffee died Monday, Jan. 31, 2011, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born Jan. 18, 1941, daughter of John and Colletta Scherer Ziegler. She and Larry J. Horrell were married Oct. 10, 1959...
Carl Loenneke (02/02/11)
Carl F. Loenneke, 89, of Jackson passed away Monday, Jan. 31, 2011, at Jackson Manor Nursing Home, where he and his wife have lived the past few years. One of five children, Carl was born Feb. 13, 1921, near Tilsit, to Joseph Carl F. and Bertha Aufdenberg Loenneke. He attended the former Cane Creek School and Immanuel Lutheran School. He and Elda I. Lange were married Jan. 23, 1945, by the Rev. H.J. Strickard, at the church parsonage of Immanuel Lutheran Church at Tilsit...
Mary Horrell (02/01/11)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Mary Helen Horrell, 70, of Chaffee died Monday, Jan. 31, 2011, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee is in charge of arrangements.
Roy Graviett (02/01/11)
ORAN, Mo. -- Roy Edward Graviett, 87, of Oran died Sunday, Jan. 30, 2011, at his home. He was born June 23, 1923, in Lepanto, Ark., son of Orval and Margaret Kanauss Graviett. He and Stella "Suggie" Stubenrauch were married Oct. 4, 1945. She died April 22, 2005...
Judith Brittain (02/01/11)
Judith Ann Brittain, 84, of Jackson died Friday, Jan. 28, 2011, at her home. She was born Jan. 17, 1927, in Vanduser, Mo., to Clarence and Helen Gist Moore. She married George H. Brittain Oct. 15, 1947. He died May 21, 1991. Brittain was a seamstress by trade and worked many years from her house. She also had Attic Treasures Craft Store in Alabama. She worked for RM Coco in Cape Girardeau until retiring in 2007 at the age of 81...
Theresa Walker (02/01/11)
Theresa Ann Bartling Walker, 60, of Alton, Ill., died Saturday, Jan. 22, 2011. She was born in Cape Girardeau, and later moved to Alton and attended Alton public schools before graduating in 1968. Theresa later moved to Florida and worked as a 911 operator for the St. Petersburg Police Department for years. She loved her job. She found it fulfilling and challenging. Theresa was a very talented woman when it came to crafts and was well-known for her intricate cross stitch and quilt work...
Wilfrid Scharenborg (02/01/11)
Wilfrid J. "Bill" Scharenborg, 76, of Jackson died Sunday, Jan. 30, 2011, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Aug. 11, 1934, son of John and Frances VanGennip Scharenborg. He and Kay Seibel were married June 1, 1963. She died June 7, 2007...
Katie Driskell (02/01/11)
Katie Elizabeth Driskell, 83, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, Jan. 31, 2011, at Chateau Girardeau Health Center. She was born Jan. 18, 1928, in Salem, Ky., to C. Perry and Grace P. McGlothin Mott. She and Isaac H. Driskell were married June 4, 1947, at Arbor, Mo. He preceded her in death April 20, 2010...
Opal Hahn (02/01/11)
Opal Lucille Hahn, 84, of Cape Girardeau, formerly of Millersville, died Sunday, Jan. 30, 2011, at the Lutheran Home. She was born Feb. 28, 1926, at Millersville to Edgar Hays and Lillian Lucille Howard Smith. Opal and John D. Hahn were married July 8, 1949. He died March 19, 1984...
Rella Glastetter (02/01/11)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Rella Agnes Glastetter, 83, of Chaffee died Sunday, Jan. 30, 2011, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born Feb. 9, 1927, in Chaffee, daughter of George and Caroline Lux Glueck. She and Eugene Leo Glastetter were married March 10, 1945. He died Aug. 30, 2007...
Virginia Dohogne (02/01/11)
Virginia R. Dohogne, 95, of Jonesboro, Ark., died Friday, Jan. 28, 2011, at NEA Baptist Hospital in Jonesboro. She was born May 19, 1915, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Clifton Ranney. She married Linus E. Dohogne. Virginia lived much of her life in Paragould, Ark., before moving to St. Bernard's Village in Jonesboro 11 years ago...
Morris Haman (02/01/11)
Morris Albert Haman, 86, of Pleasant View, Tenn., formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Saturday, Jan. 29, 2011, at Sterling House Assisted Living in Goodlettsville, Tenn. He was born Nov. 24, 1924, in Cape Girardeau, to Albert and Kate Bast Haman. He and Marjorie R. Harris were married March 20, 1948, in Cape Girardeau. She died Sept. 30, 2002...
Betty Hendershott (02/01/11)
Betty Lou Hendershott, 61, of Burfordville died Friday, Jan. 28, 2011, at Woodland Hills Nursing Home in Marble Hill, Mo. She was born March 5, 1949, during a snowstorm in rural Bollinger County, daughter of Edna and Willie Reagan, and was the youngest of five children. Over the last two years she battled cancer...
Carl Loenneke (02/01/11)
Carl Loenneke, 89, of Jackson died Monday, Jan. 31, 2011, at Jackson Manor. McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson is in charge of arrangements.
Elfrieda Sutterer (02/01/11)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Elfrieda C. Sutterer, 90, of Perryville died Sunday, Jan. 30, 2011, at Perry County Memorial Hospital. Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. Friday and from 6:30 to 9:50 a.m. Saturday at Miller Family Funeral Home. Parish prayers will be at 7 p.m. Friday...