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Obituaries from April 2012

Ellen Greene (04/29/12)
Ellen Ruth Noel Greene, 75, of San Ramon, Calif., died unexpectedly of a heart attack Monday, Feb. 6, 2012. She was born March 1, 1936, in Jackson. Ellen was raised on the family farm near Gravel Hill, Mo., the second-oldest of six children of Arthur and Frances Noel...
Edna Kirchhoff (04/30/12)
Edna Anna Kirchhoff, 93, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, April 28, 2012 at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are pending with Ford and Sons Funeral Home.
Laura Niswonger (04/30/12)
Laura Edith Niswonger, 95, of Cape Girardeau, went to be with the Lord on Sunday morning, April 29, 2012, at The Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born May 2, 1916, near Sedgewickville, Mo. to Simon Peter and Nora Bea Statler Propst. She married Guy Eugene Swaim in Cape Girardeau on June 24, 1933. ...
Janet Roberts (04/30/12)
Janet Roberts, 90, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday evening at home. Arrangements are incomplete at Crain Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau.
Lorene Sander (04/30/12)
Lorene C. Sander, 91, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, April 29, 2012, at the Monticello House. Friends may call from 9 a.m. to time of service Tuesday at McCombs Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau. Funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Douglas Breite officiating...
Audrey Daniel (04/29/12)
Audrey L. Daniel, 82, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, April 27, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born May 13, 1929, in St. Louis, to Stephen and Anna Komorech Kulifay. She and the Rev. Robert John Daniel were married Feb. 5, 1950, at St. Louis. He preceded her in death in 2002...
Regina Dirnberger (04/29/12)
Regina Magdalen Dirnberger, 98, of New Hamburg, Mo., passed away April 27, 2012, at Jackson Manor in Jackson. She was born Nov. 9, 1913 at Benton, Mo., daughter of Henry and Regina Scherer Compas. She married Linus Philip Dirnberger on Nov. 15, 1932, at Benton. He preceded her in death Nov. 15, 1977, their 45th wedding anniversary...
Joe VanCleve (04/29/12)
Joe Robert VanCleve, 90, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Wednesday, April 25, 2012, at the VA Hospital in Memphis, Tenn.
Fred Colboth (04/27/12)
ANNA, Ill. -- Fred J. Colboth, 87, of Anna died Wednesday, April 25, 2012, at Union County Hospital. He was a veteran of World War II, serving in the U.S. Navy. Graveside service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Anna Cemetery. Military honors will be conducted by Carroll P. Foster VFW Post 3455 of Anna and the Illinois National Guard Honor Team of Marion, Ill...
Darlene Davault (04/27/12)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Darlene Y. Davault, 55, of Cairo, formerly of Ullin, Ill., died Wednesday, April 25, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Visitation is from 10 a.m. until time of service today at Barkett Funeral Home in Cairo...
Howard Davis (04/27/12)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Howard E. Davis, 96, of Perryville died Wednesday, April 25, 2012, at his home. Friends may call from 4 to 9 p.m. Sunday and 7 a.m. until time of service Monday at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church. A rosary will be recited at 4 p.m. Sunday, and the Catholic wake will be at 7 p.m...
Darrell George (04/27/12)
Darrell George, 79, of Marietta, Ga., formerly of Mound City, Ill., died Wednesday, April 25, 2012, in Marietta. Local funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced later by the Barkett Funeral Home of Mound City, Ill.
Brian Gibbs (04/27/12)
Brian Donald Fletcher Gibbs, 66, of Plano, Texas, died Wednesday, April 25, 2012, in Plano. He was born Sept. 17, 1945, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, to Peter Donald Newell and Ingrid Viola Aalto Gibbs. He married Dianna Simpson on July 1, 1989, in Scott City...
Lester Gramlisch (04/27/12)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Lester "Pooge" Gramlisch, 78, of Chaffee died Wednesday, April 25, 2012, at Chaffee Nursing Center. He was born Dec. 23, 1933, in Chaffee, to John and Mary Annie Sadler Gramlisch. He and Mary Helen Masterson were married Aug. 14, 1959. She preceded him in death March 6, 1990...
Roger Hanshew (04/27/12)
Roger C. Hanshew, 60, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, April 26, 2012, at his home. He was born Jan. 15, 1952, in Artesia, Calif., to the late Ray Murl and Dorothy Maxine Taylor Hanshew. Roger worked on a press line 25 years at Thorngate Ltd. in Cape Girardeau...
Richard Robinson (04/27/12)
ANNA, Ill. -- Richard Gene Robinson, 88, of Anna died Wednesday, April 25, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Visitation will be from 11:30 a.m. to service time Saturday at Rendleman and Hileman Funeral Home in Anna. The funeral will be at 1:30 p.m. ...
Brandy Brock (04/26/12)
ANNA, Ill. -- Brandy Brock, 29, of Anna died Tuesday, April 24, 2012, as a result of an automobile accident near Mill Creek, Ill. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at Crain Funeral Home in Ullin, Ill. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home, with Jeff Starr officiating. Burial will be in Ullin Cemetery...
Dr. Edward Campbell Jr. (04/26/12)
Dr. Edward Dunne Campbell Jr., 70, of Phoenix passed away Saturday, April 21, 2012, in Phoenix. He was born Jan. 1, 1942, in St. Louis, to Dr. Edward D. and Bernadean Avis Campbell. Campbell graduated from Central High School, went to Tulane University Medical School in New Orleans and completed orthopedic residency at the University of Texas in San Antonio...
Kathleen Casey (04/26/12)
ANNA, Ill. -- Kathleen "Kay" Casey, 91, of Anna died Tuesday, April 24, 2012, at Union County Hospital. Visitation will be after 11 a.m. Friday at Rendleman and Hileman Funeral Home in Anna. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Friday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Enloe Clemons officiating. Burial will be in Anna City Cemetery...
Darlene Davault (04/26/12)
CAIRO, Ill. — Darlene Davault of Cairo died Wednesday, April 25, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Barkett Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Roger Felty (04/26/12)
Roger Dale Felty, 64, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, April 23, 2012, at Southeast Hospital. He was born Aug. 6, 1947, in Arbor, Mo., to the late Marvin Dale and Norma Brown Felty. Roger was in the U.S. Air Force and served in the Vietnam War. He was a retired brakeman with Burlington Northern Railway Co. in Chaffee, Mo. He was a member of Grace United Methodist Church and VFW Post 3838 in Cape Girardeau...
Andrew King (04/26/12)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Andrew L. "Andy" King, 72, of Perryville died Monday, April 23, 2012, at Perry County Memorial Hospital. He was born July 4, 1939, in Wittenberg, Mo., to Henry L. and Frona Shaw King. He and Donna Boxdorfer were married June 11, 1960...
Ellen Siebert (04/26/12)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Ellen Teresa Siebert, 91, of Chaffee died Wednesday, April 25, 2012, at Ratliff Care Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Aug. 13, 1920, in Ste. Genevieve, Mo., to Frank and Olivia Roth Arnold. She and John J. Siebert were married Oct. 20, 1941. He preceded her in death April 13, 1978...
Robert Whittenburg (04/26/12)
BELL CITY, Mo. -- Robert "Bob" Whittenburg, 92, of Bell City passed away Tuesday, April 24, 2012, at the Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born March 21, 1920, at Zalma, Mo., to Lawrence Venit and Effie Ritchey Whittenburg. Bob was a retired farmer and worked for many years at Mirley Implement Co. in Advance, Mo. He was a member of Bell City United Methodist Church and a 32nd Degree Mason...
Roger Wilcoxson (04/26/12)
Roger Eugene Wilcoxson, 79, of Jefferson City, Mo., passed away Tuesday, April 24, 2012, at Jefferson City Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. He was born April 14, 1933, in Harrison County, Mo., son of Everett Glen and Miriam Madonna Haskins Wilcoxson. Roger and Wilma Louise Jones were married Sept. 27, 1953...
Ella Bird (04/25/12)
Ella M. Bird, 94, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, April 23, 2012, at Monticello House in Jackson. She was born Aug. 10, 1917, in Keaton, Tenn., to Walter and Florence Johns. She married Everett Bird, who preceded her in death. Bird was a member of Greater Dimension Ministry in Cape Girardeau, where she served as church mother more than 47 years. She was also president of the Prayer and Bible Band, and an active missionary until her later years...
Miriam Bock (04/25/12)
FROHNA, Mo. -- Miriam Grace Bock, 74, of Frohna died Monday, April 23, 2012, at her home. She was born May 4, 1937, in Chester, Ill., daughter of Carol and Flora Kipp Moeller. She and William "Bill" Bock were married July 19, 1958. Mrs. Bock was a teacher and bookkeeper. She was a member of Concordia Lutheran Church, LWML, choir, Ladies Aid, Concordia Historical Society and Saxon Lutheran Memorial, all in Frohna...
Ruby Crowell (04/25/12)
Ruby Anna Daniel Crowell, 92, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, April 23, 2012, at the Lutheran Home. She was born Dec. 26, 1919, in Advance, Mo., to Freeman and Nola A. Cook Daniel. Ruby spent most of her young adult life in Illmo until 1951 when she met and married her husband of 60 years, Delbert C. Crowell. He preceded her in death Oct. 19, 2011. They lived in Chicago 29 years before retiring and moving back to Southeast Missouri...
Nina Heise (04/25/12)
Nina Alene Heise, 96, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, April 22, 2012, at her home. She was born July 27, 1915, in Oriole, to Elijah and Bessie Leona Young Masterson. She attended Old Plainview Grade School and Indian Creek High School. She and Dale O. Heise were married Dec. 20, 1932, in Jackson. He died Jan. 31, 1998...
Glenna May (04/25/12)
MORLEY, Mo. -- Glenna Dene May, 76, of Morley departed this earth Tuesday, April 24, 2012, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born July 17, 1935, in Corning, Ark., daughter of Chester and Pearl Wampler Hudson. She and Ron Pulliam were married July 17, 1954, in Ann Arbor, Mich. He preceded her in death Jan. 3, 1974. She and her high school sweetheart, Jerry May, were married Jan. 6, 1996, and spent 16 wonderful years together...
Madyson Oliver (04/25/12)
Madyson Paige Oliver, 11, of Lawton, Okla., passed away Friday, April 20, 2012, at O.U. Children's Hospital in Oklahoma City. She was born March 7, 2001, in Cape Girardeau, to Sgt. 1st Class Jeffrey Wayne and Kimberly Gibbar Oliver. Madyson was a fifth-grade "A" honor student at Bishop Elementary in Lawton. ...
Martin VanderMierden (04/25/12)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Martin Henry VanderMierden, 86, of Marble Hill died Monday, April 23, 2012, at his home. He was born March 14, 1926, in Glennon, Mo., son of Henry Francis and Sophia Masea Laurentius VanderMierden. He married Marietta Catherine "Mattie" Bucher on Aug. 26, 1950. She died June 3, 2009...
Estelle Blasiney (04/24/12)
Estelle C. Blasiney, 87, of Cape Girardeau, formerly of Perryville, Mo., died Sunday, April 22, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center. She was born July 25, 1924, at River aux Vases, Mo., to Phillip James and Carrie A. Jogerst Baumann. She married Gilbert Blasiney on Oct. 16, 1954, at River aux Vases. He preceded her in death...
Loretta Bom (04/24/12)
BENTON, Mo. -- Loretta Jean Bom, 71, of Benton died Sunday, April 22, 2012, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born Jan. 12, 1941, in Tulare, Calif., to Andrew and Vera Davis Shively. She married Robert D. Bom on Feb. 14, 1959, in East Prairie, Mo...
Mary Conrad (04/24/12)
PATTON, Mo. -- Mary Louise Whitener Conrad, 61, of Patton passed away Saturday, April 21, 2012, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau, after a valiant fight with cancer. She was born Aug. 4, 1950, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Wendell "Jack" and Wilma J. Wallis Whitener. She married her high school sweetheart, Terry Conrad, on June 22, 1969...
Elbert Cook (04/24/12)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Elbert Earl Cook, 71, of Marble Hill passed away Sunday, April 22, 2012, at his home, surrounded by his family. He was born Aug. 22, 1940, at Bessville, Mo., son of Marion Amon and Grace Mae Angle Cook. He and Verla M. Cook were married June 26, 1960. She passed away April 18, 2011...
Ralph Fadler (04/24/12)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Ralph R. Fadler, 91, of Perryville died Sunday, April 22, 2012, at Perry Oaks Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. He was a World War II U.S. Army veteran. Graveside service will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Yount Community Cemetery, with the Rev. Don Estes officiating. Military Honors will be provided by American Legion and the Delta Team...
Violet Glastetter (04/24/12)
ORAN, Mo. -- Violet Glastetter, 89, of Oran died Sunday, April 22, 2012, at the family home. She was born Aug. 22, 1922, in Oran, to Adam and Anna Eftink Hooker. She married Lester Glastetter on July 26, 1941. Violet was a retired machine operator from International Hat Factory in Oran. She was a member of Guardian Angel Catholic Church, St. Ann Sodality, Morley VFW Auxiliary, Chaffee American Legion Auxiliary 389 and Ladies K.C. Ettes Council 4311...
Nina Heise (04/24/12)
Nina Alene Heise, 96, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, April 22, 2012, at her home. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Kevin Olson officiating. Burial will be in Trinity Lutheran Church Cemetery at Egypt Mills...
Kenneth Mills (04/24/12)
PIEDMONT, Mo. -- Kenneth Dwayne Mills, 69, of Piedmont died Sunday, April 22, 2012, at his home, surrounded by his wife, daughter and mother. He was born Feb. 6, 1943, in Sikeston, Mo., son of Georgia Ritchie Mills of Sikeston, and the late Kenneth Mills...
Carl Murray (04/24/12)
Carl Murray, 45, of Jackson died Sunday, April 22, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Oct. 22, 1966, in DeKalb, Miss., to Robert and Isbell Grady Murray. He and Ladonna Ragle were married July 28, 1989. Carl was a member of Cape First Church. He owned and operated a cleaning business in Cape Girardeau...
Martin VanderMierden (04/24/12)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Martin Henry VanderMierden, 86, of Marble Hill died Monday, April 23, 2012, at his home. He was born March 14, 1926, in Glennon, Mo., son of Henry Francis and Sophia Masea Laurentius VanderMierden. He married Marietta Catherine "Mattie" Bucher on Aug. 26, 1950. She died June 3, 2009...
Vyron Yount (04/24/12)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Vyron Glynn Yount, 86, of Chaffee died Monday, April 23, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born July 27, 1925, in Chaffee, to Marshall Leslie and Bulah Margaret Huffman Yount. He married Dixie Jewell Brock on Sept. 3, 1943...
Rebecca Butcher (04/23/12)
IMPERIAL, Mo. -- Rebecca "Becky" Jean Butcher, 60, of Imperial, formerly of Gale, Ill., passed away Saturday, April 21, 2012, at her home. She was born Jan. 30, 1952, in Cape Girardeau, to James J. and Stella Mae Prewitt Simmons. Rebecca graduated from Shawnee High School in Wolf Lake, Ill., in 1970. She also graduated from Shawnee Community College School of Nursing in Ullin, Ill., with a registered nurse degree. She was also an avid St. Louis Cardinals fan...
Mary Conrad (04/23/12)
PATTON, Mo. -- Mary Louise Whitener Conrad of Patton passed away Saturday, April 21, 2012, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau after a valiant fight with cancer. She was born Sept. 4, 1950, in Cape Girardeau, the daughter of Wendell (Jack) and Wilma J. Wallis Whitener. On June 22, 1969, she married her high school sweetheart, Terry Conrad...
Sandra Kay McCulley (04/23/12)
Sandra Kay McCulley, 52, of Cape Girardeau passed away Friday, April 20, 2012, at her home in Cape Girardeau. She was born April 3, 1960, in Hayti, Mo., to Virgie Pauline House and D.C. Carnell. She was united in marriage July 5, 1975, in Chaffee, Mo., to Steven L. McCulley; he survives of the home. Her father, D.C. Carnell preceded her in death...
Carl Murray (04/23/12)
Carl Murray, 45, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, April 22, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center. Arrangements are incomplete at Crain Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau.
Carl Rosenquist (04/22/12)
POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. -- Carl E. "Dusty" Rosenquist, 63, of Poplar Bluff died unexpectedly Thursday, April 19, 2012, at his home. He was born Dec. 2, 1948, at Cape Girardeau to Robert C. and Laverne C. Welter Rosenquist. He and Susan Hoxworth Smith were married Aug. 5, 1995, at Scott City...
David Grant (04/22/12)
David Jay Grant, 50, of Cape Girardeau passed away Thursday, April 19, 2012, at Southeast Hospital. He was born June 15, 1961, at Cape Girardeau to J.C. and Margaret Grant. David graduated from Cape Girardeau Central High School in 1981. He had received many community awards for helping the disabled and was on the board of Semo Alliance for Disability Independence since its start in Cape Girardeau. He worked at Target for more than 12 years...
Lucille Isaacs (04/22/12)
ANNA, Ill. -- Lucille Isaacs, 98, of Anna died Thursday, April 19, 2012, at Union County Hospital in Anna. Visitation will be from 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. at the funeral home...
Madyson Oliver (04/22/12)
Madyson Paige Oliver, 11, died Friday, April 20, 2012, at O.U. Children's Hospital in Oklahoma City. Arrangements are incomplete at Ford and Sons Funeral Home.
Sandra McCulley (04/22/12)
Sandra Kay McCulley, 53, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, April 20, 2012, at her home. Arrangements are incomplete with DeLisle Funeral Home in Portageville, Mo.
Myrl Randol (04/22/12)
(Emma) Myrl Randol, 95, of Jackson passed away Friday, April 20, 2012, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born July 1, 1916, near Oriole, to James H. and Alice Davenport Reynolds. She and Bee W. Randol were married March 22, 1952. They had been married nearly 42 years when he passed away Jan. 16 1994...
Doris Rose (04/22/12)
OLMSTED, Ill. -- Doris L. Rose, 79, of Olmsted, Ill., died Saturday, April 21, 2012, at Daystar Care Center in Cairo, Ill. She was born Jan. 8, 1933, at Atlanta, the daughter of the late William Albert and Janie Carlan Henderson. She was a member of Caledonia Community Church in Olmsted and attended the Mighty Rivers Regional Worship Center in Cairo. ...
Gene Statler (04/22/12)
NEW LONDON, Mo. -- Gene A. Statler, 69, editor and co-owner of the Ralls County Herald-Enterprise, died Thursday, April 19, 2012. Statler was born April 20, 1942, near Jackson, son of the late Woodrow A. and Hazel Gladys Bollinger Statler. On July 15, 1967, he was married to Judith A. Crites...
Charles Bain Sr. (04/21/12)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Charles E. Bain Sr., 82, of Marble Hill passed away Thursday, April 19, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Graveside service will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Williams Cemetery in Perkins, Mo. Morgan Funeral Home in Advance, Mo., is in charge of arrangements...
Carolyn O'Howell (04/21/12)
Carolyn L. O'Howell, 72, of Scott City died Friday, April 20, 2012, at Chaffee Nursing Center, in Chaffee, Mo. She was born Nov. 6, 1939, at Fornfelt, daughter of John A. and Ruby J. Smith Rogers Sr. She married Ray W. O'Howell Sr. on Feb. 11, 1961, at Des Plaines, Ill. He preceded her in death March 13, 1984...
Charles Crader (04/21/12)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Charles "Bud" Crader, 73, of Marble Hill passed away unexpectedly Thursday, April 19, 2012, while working alongside his wife on the farm. He was born Jan. 27, 1939, in Marble Hill, son of Charles E. and Fern M. James Crader. He and Klodean Mills were married Dec. 14, 1957...
Ben Roberts (04/21/12)
Ben H. Roberts, 90, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, April 18, 2012, at Chateau Girardeau Health Center, after a brief illness. He was born Nov. 6, 1921, in Wildersville, Tenn., to Mr. and Mrs. Herman Roberts, at the home of his grandmother. He lived in Macon, Ga., until he was a teenager. He moved to Cape Girardeau in 1935 where he attended Central High School and Southeast Missouri State University...
Cynthia Ray (04/21/12)
OLIVE BRANCH, Ill. -- Cynthia L. Ray, 64, of Olive Branch passed away Wednesday, April 18, 2012, at Southeast Hospital. She was born Jan. 6, 1948, in Fort Dix, N.J., to the late Daniel and Lillian Bleau Armstrong. She and Herman L. Ray were married Oct. 31, 1972, in Hollister, Calif...
William Pogue Jr. (04/21/12)
PUXICO, Mo. -- William Eli Pogue Jr., 77, of Puxico passed away Thursday, April 19, 2012, at the home of a daughter in Cape Girardeau. He was born June 24, 1934, in Osceola, Ark., son of William Eli and Wilma Sweat Pogue Sr. He and Jannette Campbell were married Sept. 21, 1956, in Elk, Mo...
Ben Roberts (04/20/12)
Ben H. Roberts, 90, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, April 18, 2012, at Chateau Girardeau Health Center. Arrangements are pending at Ford and Sons Funeral Home.
Elmer Abernathy (04/20/12)
SEDGEWICKVILLE, Mo. -- Elmer R. Abernathy, 85, of Sedgewickville passed away Wednesday, April 18, 2012, at Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born June 14, 1926, in Oriel, Mo., son of Robert and Lela Singleton Abernathy. He and Charlette Owens were married Feb. 8, 1950...
Harry Lottes (04/20/12)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Harry L. Lottes, 90, of Perryville died Wednesday, April 18, 2012, at Perry County Memorial Hospital. He was born April 16, 1922, in Perry County, son of John and Louise Elder Lottes. He and Genevieve G. Caroe were married Sept. 20, 1947. She preceded him in death July 26, 2002...
Joanna Lottes (04/20/12)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Joanna Joyce Lottes, 69, of Perryville passed away Wednesday, April 18, 2012, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, with her family at her side. She was born Sept. 13, 1942, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Earl and Helen Foeste Sewing. She and John "Skip" Lottes were married Feb. 9, 1963...
Margaret Huebel (04/20/12)
Margaret Ann Huebel, 88, of Cape Girardeau went to be with her savior Monday, April 16, 2012, at her home. She was born Sept. 14, 1923, in Cape Girardeau, to Jesse Albert and Dora Helen McLaughlin Neal. She and Harry Russell Huebel Sr. were married May 30, 1942, at Dexter, Mo. He preceded her in death Nov. 1, 1983...
Norma Abbott (04/20/12)
Norma Jean Abbott, 71, of Old Appleton died Wednesday, April 18, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born May 12, 1940, in Cape Girardeau, to Clyde V. and Dorothy Fuller Dunn. She and Lee Abbott were married Dec. 5, 1958, in Cape Girardeau...
Dora Fisher (04/20/12)
Dora Lee "Momma Dora" Fisher, 78, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, April 18, 2012, at the Lutheran Home. She was born Feb. 14, 1934, in Los Angeles, daughter of Angelo Charles and Beatrice Barbara Iovino Grandi. Dora was a self-employed child care provider. ...
Robert Polack Sr. (04/20/12)
Robert J. "Bob" Polack Sr., 85, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, April 19, 2012, at his home. He was born Dec. 28, 1926, in Cape Girardeau, to Edward A. and Anita Brune Polack. He and Dorothy V. Gillespie were married April 18, 1953, in Cape Girardeau...
Oma Geringer (04/20/12)
Oma Pauline Geringer, 98, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, April 18, 2012, at Chateau Girardeau. She was born July 12, 1913, at Fornfelt (now Scott City), daughter of Alvin A. and Mary Hahn Schlueter. She and Lt. Cmdr. Walter H. Geringer were married July 12, 1945, in Cape Girardeau. He preceded her in death Sept. 23, 1991...
Dr. John Tripp (04/19/12)
Dr. John C. Tripp, 64, of Belleville, Ill., formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Tuesday, March 27, 2012, at Rosewood Care Center of Swansea, Ill. He was born March 13, 1948, in Herrin, Ill., son of Charles and Eva Kaleta Tripp. John retired from teaching mathematics at Southeast Missouri State University. Previously he taught at the University of Texas in Austin...
Ben Rickard (04/19/12)
Ben Emerson Rickard, 76, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, April 18, 2012, at her home in Cape Girardeau. She was born April 30, 1935, in Cape Girardeau to Emory Mason and Clessen Bledsoe Emerson. She and Marion Jack Rickard Sr. were married Nov. 28, 1953, at Scott City...
Gina Heider (04/18/12)
Gina Pelia Heider, 6 weeks old, of Gordonville passed away Saturday, April 14, 2012, at Cardinal Glennon Children's Medical Center in St. Louis. She was born March 2, 2012, in St. Louis, daughter of Dennis Wayne and Stephanie Lorene Heider. Baby Gina may have only lived a short six weeks, but through a miracle of God she was blessed with a short time and beat existing odds. Hence, Pelia, meaning miracle of God, given to her as her middle name...
Velma Crain (04/18/12)
Velma M. Crain, 81, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, April 16, 2012, at Southeast Hospital. She was born Aug. 12, 1930, in Holland, Mo., to James and Maggie Patterson DeCourley. Survivors include two daughters, Sarah Jane Groves of Cape Girardeau, Frankie Marie Kassel of Nashville, Tenn.; three grandchildren, Christy Groves of Cape Girardeau, Daniel and Amanda Kassel of Nashville; two brothers, Howard and Lloyd DeCourley of Fisk, Mo.; two sisters, Ollie Rice of Poplar Bluff, Mo., Carrie Simms of Memphis, Tenn.; nieces; nephews; and other relatives.. ...
Margaret Huebel (04/18/12)
Margaret Ann Huebel, 88, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, April 16, 2012, at her home. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to service time Saturday at Red Star Baptist Church. The funeral will be at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at the church, with the Rev. Rick Crump officiating. Burial will be in Lorimier Cemetery...
Shirley Morgan (04/18/12)
ROXBORO, N.C. -- Shirley Jean Morgan, 78, of Roxboro died Saturday, April 14, 2012, at Duke University Hospital. She was born June 2, 1933, in Cape Girardeau County, to Leo A. and Louise Wadlow Rasche. Shirley's Christian faith was a constant source of strength...
Bryce Reed (04/18/12)
JONESBORO, Ill. -- Bryce Frederick Reed, 25, of Jonesboro died Monday, April 16, 2012, at his home. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today at Rendleman and Hileman Funeral Home in Jonesboro. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home, with the Revs. Jimmy Keller and Bill Minor officiating. Burial will be in Green Lawn Cemetery in Villa Ridge, Ill...
Loella Robinson (04/18/12)
MOUNDS, Ill. -- Loella Robinson, 83, of Mounds passed away Monday, April 16, 2012, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born Dec. 28, 1928, in Mound City, Ill., daughter of William and Eunice Sweet Hankins. Loella was a member of Mounds Assembly of God Church. She and her husband owned and operated Robinson Grocery Store 20 years in Mounds. She was a member and past president of Mounds VFW Auxiliary...
Francis Denton (04/17/12)
THEBES, Ill. -- Francis A. "Sonny" Denton, 73, of Thebes passed away Friday, April 13, 2012, at his home. He was born Nov. 24, 1938, at Thebes, son of Gerald A. and Frances E. Jolly Denton. Denton retired after 21 years in the U.S. Navy, and had served in Vietnam...
Gina Heider (04/17/12)
Gina Pelia Heider, six weeks old, daughter of Dennis Wayne and Stephanie Lorene Heider of Gordonville died Saturday, April 14, 2012, at Cardinal Glennon Hospital in St. Louis. Graveside service will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at St. John's United Church of Christ Cemetery, with the Rev. Sam Roethemeyer officiating...
Marvin Koenig (04/17/12)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Marvin E. "Red" Koenig, 77, of Perryville died Sunday, April 15, 2012, at Perry County Memorial Hospital. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today and 6:30 to 8:30 a.m. Wednesday at Young and Sons Funeral Home. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Immanuel Lutheran Church, with the Rev. Thomas Handrick officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery...
Jo Riddick (04/17/12)
Jo A. Riddick, 67, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, April 15, 2012, at the Lutheran Home. She was born Aug. 9, 1944, in Steele, Mo., to Charley A. and Mary G. Severn Smith. Jo was a graduate of Steele High School. She was a nurse's assistant and had worked at Southeast Hospital many years. She was a member of Eagles Aerie 3775...
Winnie Riehn (04/17/12)
Winnie L. Riehn, 84, of Cape Girardeau departed this life to be with her Lord on Sunday, April 15, 2012, at her home. She was born Dec. 30, 1927, daughter of Charles August and Mary Riehn. She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Albert of Oklahoma, who passed away in 1967...
Loella Robinson (04/17/12)
MOUNDS, Ill. — Loella Robinson of Mounds died Monday, April 16, 2012, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Jones Funeral Home in Villa Ridge, Ill., is in charge of arrangements.
Stephen Wallenmeyer (04/17/12)
WARE, Ill. -- Stephen Wallenmeyer, 62, of Ware died Sunday, April 15, 2012, in Union County Hospital in Anna, Ill. He was born Oct. 16, 1949, in St. Louis, son of Kermit and Mariam Penzoil Wallenmeyer. He married Janet Davis on Nov. 29, 1980, in Jonesboro, Ill...
Larry Childers (04/16/12)
Larry K. Childers, 46, of Cape Girardeau passed away Saturday, April 14, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Jan. 13, 1966, in Cape Girardeau, to Larry C. Childers and Judith Whitaker Young. He married the former Deborah Stephens, and later married Sabina Nash...
Jo Riddick (04/16/12)
Jo A. Riddick, 67, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, April 15, 2012, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete at Ford and Sons Funeral Home.
Geraldine Reiminger (04/15/12)
Surrounded by her loving family, Geraldine "Geri" Statler Reiminger, 82, of Cape Girardeau passed away peacefully Thursday, April 12, 2012, at the Millersville home of a daughter and son-in-law. Geri was born Oct. 31, 1929, in Cape Girardeau, to Tivis and Bessie Banks Statler. She married Harold Houseman Sr. in April 1948. She and Ben "Bobee" Reiminger were married Aug. 15, 1961, in Cape Girardeau. He preceded her in death April 30, 2004...
James Seabaugh (04/15/12)
James "Randy" Seabaugh, 66, of Cape Girardeau passed away Monday, April 9, 2012, at Siteman Cancer Center in St. Louis. He was born Aug. 12, 1945, in Memphis, Tenn., son of Howard and Melba Johnson Seabaugh. He and Barbara Hargrove were married 29 years...
Silas Keenan (04/15/12)
BELL CITY, Mo. -- Silas Orvil Keenan was stillborn Wednesday, April 11, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Survivors include his parents, Shawn and Emily Schwarte Keenan of Bell City; paternal grandfather, John Keenan of Bell City; maternal grandfather, Wayne (Renee) Schwarte of Harlan, Iowa; maternal grandmother, Darla (Dave) McDonald of Cherokee, Iowa; an aunt, Natasha Schwarte of Cherokee; three uncles, Jerry (Nicole) Chapman of Bell City, James and John Schwarte of Harlan.. ...
Billie Murph (04/15/12)
Billie R. Murph, 85, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, April 12, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center. She was born Feb. 6, 1927, in Center, Texas, to B.O. and Jewell Defee Potts. She and Audie L. Murph were married Sept. 12, 1950, in Texarkana, Ark...
Francis Denton (04/15/12)
THEBES, Ill. — Francis A. Denton, 73, of Thebes died Friday, April 13, 2012, at his home. He was a 21-year veteran of the U.S. Navy, and had served in Vietnam. Arrangements are incomplete at Jones Funeral Home in Tamms, Ill.
Mary Youngblood (04/15/12)
MOUNDS, Ill. -- Mary Ruth Brown Youngblood, 89, of Wingo, Ky., formerly of Mounds, passed away Thursday, April 12, 2012, at Haws Memorial Nursing and Rehabilitation in Fulton, Ky. Visitation is from 5 to 8 p.m. today at Jones Funeral Home in Villa Ridge, Ill...
PeeWee Schaefer (04/15/12)
Richard Lee "PeeWee" Schaefer, 61, of Cape Girardeau passed away Thursday, April 12, 2012, at Crowley Ridge Care Center in Dexter, Mo. He was born June 16, 1950, in Cape Girardeau, son of the late Red and Thelma Schaefer. Schaefer lived in the Cape Girardeau area most of his life. He was a member of Eagles Aerie in Cape Girardeau...
Mildred Proffer (04/15/12)
Mildred L. Proffer, 80, of Jackson passed away Friday, April 13, 2012, at Jackson Manor Nursing Home. She was born May 22, 1931, in Jackson, daughter of Clyde and Ada Nitsch Reynolds. She and Ben F. Proffer were married March 25, 1951, in Jackson. He passed away Sept. 8, 1989...
Norma Unverferth (04/15/12)
Norma Juanita Unverferth, 79, of Yuma, Ariz., died April 9, 2012, at her residence. She was born Dec. 9, 1932, in Rockwood, Ill., daughter of Benjamin and Edith Iona Johnson Herring. She and John "Jack" Unverferth were married Oct. 3, 1953. He survives in Yuma...
Larry Childers (04/15/12)
Larry K. Childers, 46, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, April 14, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete at Ford and Sons Funeral Home.
Karol Garris (04/15/12)
Karol "Janie" Garris, 52, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, April 13, 2012, at her home. She was born July 17, 1959, in Gideon, Mo., to Orval and Shirley Midkiff Deweese. She and Gene Garris were married Sept. 4, 1993, at Cape Girardeau. He preceded her in death March 18, 2011...
Denzel Thompson (04/15/12)
Denzel Dean Thompson, 77, of Jackson passed away Thursday, April 12, 2012, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau, where he had been a patient for two weeks. He was born Oct. 24, 1934, near Neelys Landing to William Denver and Earley Cathreen Craft Thompson. He was married to Carolyn McNeely on April 12, 1957, at Pleasant Hill Presbyterian Church in Fruitland...
Benjamin Vance (04/15/12)
Benjamin Mathew Vance, 32, of Jackson passed away Friday, April 13, 2012. Born Nov. 5, 1979, in Herman, Mo., living the majority of his life in Southeast Missouri, Benjamin leaves many loving family members and friends. Benjamin was the cherished son of Claude Camden Vance, Susie Marie Johnson and Mike Pinkley; grandson of Buck Johnson; husband of Kimberly Ariola-Vance; father of Daylon Trent and Gray Hawk; stepfather to Teshia and Dalton; brother of Tasha Brown, Danielle Gemeinhart, Courtney Vance and Brianna Vance; brother-in-law to Brandon Gemeinhart; uncle to Austin, Aubrey, Alexis, Jesse, Joshua, Riley and Wyatt; nephew and cousin to many; and adored friend.. ...
Julia Wrather (04/15/12)
Julia Jane Utterback Wrather, 89, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, April 13, 2012, at her home. She was born June 18, 1922, in Portageville, Mo., to James Robert and Emma Swilley Utterback. She and James Odell Wrather were married May 25, 1947, at Portageville Methodist Church. He died Jan. 12, 1996...
James Pinkerton (04/15/12)
James Clayton Pinkerton, 69, of O'Fallon, Mo., died Thursday, April 12, 2012, at his home. He was born June 2, 1942, at Neelys Landing to Charles William and Hallie Lillian Rumfelt Pinkerton. He married Aggie Tant in May 1977. James was an extruder operator and a supervisor for Print-Pack in Hazelwood, Mo...
Denzel Thompson (04/13/12)
Denzel Thompson, 77, of Jackson died Thursday, April 12, 2012 at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Visitation will be 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Cracraft-Miller Funeral Home in Jackson. Funeral will be at 10 a.m. Monday at the funeral home.
David Schamburg (04/13/12)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- David E. Schamburg, 56, of Perryville died Wednesday, April 11, 2012, at his home. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. today and 6:30 a.m. until time of service Saturday at Young and Sons Funeral Home. The rosary will be recited at 7 tonight...
Billie Murph (04/13/12)
Billie R. Murph, 85, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, April 12, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
David Davis (04/13/12)
OLMSTED, Ill. -- David Joe Davis, 82, of Fairland, Okla., formerly of Olmsted, died Wednesday, April 11, 2012, at Mercy Hospital in Springfield, Mo. Visitation will be from noon to service time Monday at Crain Funeral Home in Ullin, Ill. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Rose Hill Cemetery in Pulaski, Ill...
Theophilus Ferrell (04/13/12)
Theophilus David Ferrell, infant son of Daniel and Jodi Avery Ferrell of Clarksville, Ind., was stillborn Tuesday, April 10, 2012, at Clark Memorial Hospital in Jeffersonville, Ind. He is survived by his parents; maternal grandparents, Mary Fowler and Mike Avery of Scott City; paternal grandparents, Glyn and Kim Ferrell of Benton, Mo.; and paternal great-grandmother, Coralie Robertson of Cape Girardeau...
Maxine Messmer (04/13/12)
KELSO, Mo. -- Maxine Messmer, 76, of Kelso died Wednesday, April 11, 2012, at her home. She was born April 27, 1935, in Fornfelt, to Eugene and Bessie Irene Stone Burton. She married Norval Joseph Messmer on Feb. 13, 1954, in Kelso. He preceded her in death Aug. 4, 1990...
Gene Dixon Sr. (04/13/12)
OLMSTED, Ill. -- Dewey Gene Dixon Sr., 80, of Olmsted, formerly of Mounds, Ill., passed away Wednesday, April 11, 2012, at Massac Memorial Hospital in Metropolis, Ill. He was born Aug. 15, 1931, at La Center, Ky., son of Orville and Lurlene Purcell Dixon...
Michelle Bundy (04/13/12)
Michelle Nicole Bundy, 25, of Jackson died Thursday, April 12, 2012, at her home after a battle with epithelioid angiosarcoma. She was born Sept. 27, 1986, in Cape Girardeau, to Richard Dewane and Sandra Kay Blankenship Bundy. Survivors include her parents, Richard and Gloria Bundy of Scott City, James and Sandra Harris of Fruitland; a daughter, Addisyn Eubanks of the home; a son, Bentley Lowe of the home; two brothers, Kevin Bundy and Shawn Kaempfer of Fruitland; a sister, Melissa Williams of Scott City; three stepsisters, Cheryl Sturm, Melissa Hartle and Shawna Senn, all of Scott City; maternal grandparents, Glenda Avery of Fruitland and Orville Blankenship of Benton, Mo.; and paternal stepgrandmother, Glenda Newbolds of Thebes, Ill.. ...
Rosalie McAnally (04/13/12)
BATON ROUGE, La. -- Rosalie McAnally, 84, of Baton Rouge died Monday, April 9, 2012, at her home, after a lengthy battle with breast cancer. She was born Dec. 11, 1927, in Mounds, Ill., to Henry and Ella Jenkins Wilkerson. Survivors include three daughters, Rosemarie McAnally Patterson and husband Bob, Renia McAnally Coxe and husband Richard Wayne and Sarah Ashley McAnally; seven grandchildren, John Gordon Meek and wife Dawn, Richard Brian Meek, Meghan Marie Barnes Poole and husband Lamar, Carrie Lee Coxe Pennison and husband Garland, Catherine Hartley Coxe Stickney and husband David, Sarah Elizabeth Poche and Elizabeth Ashley McAnally; and three great-grandchildren, Parker Lamar Poole, Christian Joseph Poole and Hartley Rose Stickney.. ...
Kenneth Moll (04/13/12)
Kenneth L. Moll, 79, of Iowa City, Iowa, died at his home Wednesday, April 11, 2012. He was born Oct. 16, 1932, in Jackson, son of Wilbert and Helen Roloff Moll. He graduated from Jackson High School and completed a bachelor of science degree at Southeast Missouri State University in 1954...
David Holley (04/13/12)
WITTENBERG, Mo. -- Charles David Holley, 59, of Wittenberg passed away Wednesday, April 11, 2012, at his home. He was born May 25, 1952, in Memphis, Tenn., son of Charles Edward and Ada Ruth Toney Holley. He and Joanne Byerly were married July 11, 1987...
Charles Besand (04/12/12)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Charles J. Besand, 87, of Perryville died Wednesday, April 11, 2012, at the Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born Sept. 24, 1924, in Perryville, son of Alphonse and Louise Rollet Besand. He and Alice A. Walter were married Oct. 5, 1946. She preceded him in death April 10, 2012...
Eugenia Beshears (04/12/12)
OLIVE BRANCH, Ill. -- Eugenia A. "Jeanie" Beshears, 59, of Grand Chain, Ill., formerly of Olive Branch, died Tuesday, April 10, 2012, at her home. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to service time Saturday at Jones Funeral Home in Villa Ridge, Ill...
Gene Dixon (04/12/12)
OLMSTED, Ill. — Gene Dixon, 80, of Olmsted died Wednesday, April 11, 2012, at Massac Memorial Hospital in Metropolis, Ill. Jones Funeral Home in Villa Ridge, Ill., is in charge of arrangements.
Clara Dohogne (04/12/12)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Clara M. Dohogne, 97, of Chaffee died Tuesday, April 10, 2012, at the family home. She was born Jan. 4, 1915, in Commerce, Mo., to Otto and Elizabeth LeDure Vetter. She married August J. Dohogne on Nov. 21, 1946. He preceded her in death July 7, 1998...
Charles Holley (04/12/12)
WITTENBERG, Mo. -- Charles David Holley, 59, of Wittenberg died Wednesday, April 11, 2012, at his home. Visitation will be from 1 p.m. to time of service Saturday at the chapel of McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Stan Hargis officiating...
Maxine Messmer (04/12/12)
KELSO, Mo. — Maxine Messmer, 76, of Kelso died Wednesday, April 11, 2012, at her home. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City is in charge of arrangements.
James Seabaugh (04/12/12)
James "Randy" Seabaugh, 66, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, April 9, 2012, at Siteman Cancer Center in St. Louis. There will be no services. McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson is in charge of arrangement.
Odis Shultz (04/12/12)
Odis Edward Shultz, 49, of Scott City passed away Monday, April 9, 2012, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, after a brief fight with cancer. Left on earth to cherish him is a son, Justen of Scott City; two daughters, Sierra of Cape Girardeau, Elisabeth Morris of Durant, Okla.; a brother, Herman of Scott City; two sisters, Margie (Sam) Pequeno of Scott City, Rose Pickett of Arlington, Texas; three nieces, Jessica Bolt, Sarah and Samantha Pequeno; a nephew, Christopher Pequeno; and seven great-nieces and nephews.. ...
Alice Besand (04/11/12)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Alice A. Besand, 83, of Perryville died Tuesday, April 10, 2012, at Perry County Memorial Hospital. She was born June 6, 1928, in Sereno, Mo., daughter of Gilbert and Clara Chappius Walter. She and Charles J. Besand were married Oct. 5, 1946...
Lillian Buchanan (04/11/12)
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Lillian Buchanan, 91, of Jefferson City died Friday, April 6, 2012, at Adams Street Place. She was born Sept. 6, 1920, in Aldrich, Mo., a daughter of Ray and Inez Lemons Darby. Lillian was a 1938 graduate of Buffalo, Mo., High School. ...
Clara Dohogne (04/11/12)
CHAFFEE, Mo. — Clara M. Dohogne, 97, of Chaffee died Tuesday, April 10, 2012, at her home. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee is in charge of arrangements.
Donald Jueneman (04/11/12)
Donald F. Jueneman, 69, of St. Louis passed away Monday, Jan. 30, 2012. He was the beloved husband of Grace Jueneman; dear father and father-in-law of Douglas A. (Judy) Jueneman and Rodney M. (Harlen) Arbeiter; dear grandfather of Noah Jueneman, Rose and James Hankemeyer; dear brother of Robert (Marian) Jueneman; dear brother-in-law, uncle, cousin and friend...
Roger Hodge (04/10/12)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Roger L. Hodge, 65, of Perryville died Sunday, April 8, 2012, at his home. He was a U.S. Navy veteran of the Vietnam War. Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to service time Thursday at Young and Sons Funeral Home. A memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Dennis Cebulak officiating. Military honors will be provided by VFW Post 4282 and Delta Team...
Trudie Hotop (04/10/12)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Trudie H. Hotop, 96, of Perryville died Sunday, April 8, 2012, at Perry County Memorial Hospital. She was born Dec. 26, 1915, in Perry County, daughter of John W. and Alpha L. Moore Hoffman. She and Walter W. Hotop were married Aug. 5, 1935. He preceded her in death April 2, 2004...
Waldemar Mueller (04/10/12)
Waldemar Karl Mueller, 74, of Jackson died Thursday, April 5, 2012, at Southeast Hospital after a two-year fight with cancer. He was born May 27, 1937, in Litz-mannstadt, Germany, to Oscar and Edith Moeglich Mueller. He and Elisabeth Kopp were married Sept. 28, 1958, in Endingen, Germany...
Junior Palmer (04/10/12)
Junior "Denny" Palmer, 86, of Cape Girardeau passed away Sunday, April 8, 2012, at the Lutheran Home. He was born Nov. 24, 1925, in McClure, Ill., to Harry and Mary Alma Carrow Palmer. He and Margie Johnson were married March 2, 2004, in Corning, Ark...
Earl Penrod (04/10/12)
ANNA, Ill. -- Earl Wayne Penrod, 73, of Anna died Sunday, April 8, 2012, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Rendleman and Hileman Funeral Home in Anna. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Danny and Davy Miller officiating. Burial will be in Jonesboro Cemetery...
Rosie Phegley (04/10/12)
Rosie Phegley, 90, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, April 7, 2012, at Southeast Hospital. She was born Dec. 9, 1921, in Lepanto, Ark., to John H. and Docia Mae King Young. She and Albert Willard Phegley were married May 11, 1940, in Ancell. He preceded her in death Jan. 6, 1990...
Michael Schuette (04/10/12)
Michael Wayne Schuette, 63, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, April 6, 2012, at the Lutheran Home. He was born Aug. 16, 1948, in Cape Girardeau, to Lester and Sylvia Miget Schuette. Michael graduated from Central High School in 1966. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, serving in Vietnam...
Ruth Smith (04/10/12)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. — Ruth R. Smith, 90, of Perryville died Friday, April 6, 2012, at Independence Care Center. Service is private. Miller Family Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
James Zieba (04/10/12)
James L. Zieba, 78, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, April 7, 2012, at his home. He was born June 5, 1933, in Farmington, Mo., son of Frank and Alma Cleve Zieba. He and Margaret Tarry were married July 1, 1961, in Murray, Ky. Mr. Zieba graduated from Farmington High School in 1951, then graduated from Flat River Junior College (now Mineral Area College). He then went into the U.S. Army, serving part of his time in Korea. He graduated from the University of Missouri in 1958...
Jeanette Bergman (04/09/12)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Jeanette Margret Bergman, 84, of Perryville died Sunday, April 8, 2012, at Independence Care Center in Perryville. She was born March 6, 1928, in New Wells, to Theodore Gottfried Koch and Margaretha Emilie Hemmann Koch. She married Kenneth R. Bergman on July 15, 1950, at St. Stephen Lutheran Church in St. Louis...
Alvin Kamp (04/09/12)
Alvin W. Kamp, 94, of Jackson passed away Saturday, April 7, 2012, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born March 8, 1918, at Tilsit, to William and Bertha Pensel Kamp. He and Rada Lou Miller Fronabarger were married Dec. 19, 1958. Alvin was a graduate of Jackson High School and had the honor of being the first Eagle Scout in Jackson. ...
Claude Brandtner (04/09/12)
OSKALOOSA, Iowa -- Claude J. Brandtner, 93, of Oskaloosa, died Saturday, April 7, 2012, at the MHP Hospice Serenity House. He was born April 5, 1919, at Albany, Minn., the youngest child of Alex and Katherine Nies Brandtner. He graduated from the Ellsworth, Wis., High School with the class of 1937. He then attended River Falls College at River Falls, Wis., for two years. He then served his country in the U.S. Army during World War II and received the Purple Heart...
Gloria Patton (04/08/12)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Gloria B. Patton, 69, of Cairo died Wednesday, April 4, 2012, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau. The service will be at 11 a.m. Monday at First Missionary Baptist Church. Burial will be in Mound City National Cemetery at 12:30 p.m., with Jimmy Ellis officiating...
Karell Sims (04/08/12)
ANNA, Ill. -- Karell "Gene" Sims, 78, of Anna died Friday, April 6, 2012, at his home. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to service time Tuesday at Crain Funeral Home in Anna. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home, with Larry Barnhart officiating. Burial will be in Walker Hill Cemetery in Grand Tower, Ill...
Cecil Crabb (04/08/12)
Retired Chief Petty Officer Cecil Wayne Crabb, 71, of Riverview, Fla., sailed his final voyage Tuesday, April 3, 2012, to be with our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. While our tears show our sadness, our hearts are joyful knowing that Cecil is with Jesus...
Elwanda Searcy (04/08/12)
Elwanda "Wanda" Searcy, 89, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, April 6, 2012, at Southeast Hospital. She was born Nov. 27, 1922, in Malden, Mo. Wanda was an active member of Zion United Methodist Church, was a wonderful cook and enjoyed gardening...
Joey D. Matlock (04/08/12)
TAMMS, Ill. -- Joey D. Matlock, 47, of Tamms died at 3:58 a.m., Friday, April 6, 2012, at home. He was born June 29, 1964 to Johnnie Carroll and Mary Elizabeth Lucas Matlock in Cape Girardeau. He was united in marriage to Rhonda Hardin. She survives...
Margaret Burger (04/08/12)
Margaret Earlene Burger, 95, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, April 4, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center. She was born Saturday, Feb. 10, 1917, in Cape Girardeau, to Claude M. and Mattie V. Reeves Marlin. She and Raymond Anthony Burger were married Aug. 11, 1934, in Belleville, Ill. He preceded her in death March 4, 2004...
Alvin Kamp (04/08/12)
Alvin W. Kamp, 94, of Jackson died Saturday, April 7, 2012, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday at the chapel of McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Daniel Hale officiating. Burial will follow at Russell Heights Cemetery in Jackson...
Rosie Phegley (04/08/12)
Rosie L. Phegley, 90, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, April 7, 2012, at Southeast Hospital. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Waldemar Mueller (04/08/12)
Waldemar Karl Mueller, 74, of Jackson died Thursday, April 5, 20112, at Southeast Missouri hospital. Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Chapel. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. at the funeral home, with the Rev. Donny Ford officiating. Burial will follow at Cape County Memorial Park...
Michael Schuette (04/08/12)
Michael W. Schuette, 63, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, April 6, 2012, at the Lutheran Home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Ford and Sons Funeral Home.
Mildred Schott (04/08/12)
Mildred M. Schott, 91, of Perry County, Mo., died April 7, 2012, at Independent Care Center of Perry County. She was born April 9, 1920, in Perry County, daughter of William L. and Emma B. Kirn Balsman. She and Walter L. Schott were married Feb. 27, 1943, and he preceded her in death Nov. 15, 1993...
Margaret Burger (04/06/12)
Margaret Earlene Marlin Burger, 95, of Cape Girardeau, died Wednesday, April 4, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
George Tucker (04/06/12)
REYNOLDSVILLE, Ill. -- George E. Tucker, 88, of Addison, Ill., formerly of Reynoldsville, passed away Wednesday, April 4, 2012. He was born Oct. 1, 1923, in Reynoldsville, to Francis and Olie Darway Tucker. George served his country proudly in the U.S. Army...
Ruth Carroll (04/06/12)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Ruth Bernice Nations Carroll, 93, of Chaffee died Wednesday, April 4, 2012, at Ratliff Care Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Jan. 19, 1919, in Morley, Mo., to Braxton Edward and Minnie Bell Stanley Nations. She married Leonard N. Carroll Oct. 12, 1946, in Mayfield, Ky. He preceded her in death Oct. 3, 2003...
Bailey Shackles (04/06/12)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Leonard Bailey Shackles, 88, of O'Fallon, Mo., passed away Sunday, March 25, 2012, at Garden View Care Center in O'Fallon. He was born June 21, 1923, in Chaffee, son of William Leonard and Gladys Irene Bailey Shackles. He and Betty Points were married Sept. 8, 1945...
Gladys Bond (04/06/12)
Gladys I. Bond, 93, of Shell Knob, Mo., passed away Wednesday, April 4, 2012, in her home. She was born March 28, 1919, in Advance, Mo., the daughter of David Guy and Ollie Lillian McClain Slinkard. On Nov. 16, 1942, in Washington, D.C., she was united in marriage to George W. Bond, who preceded her in death Oct. 19, 2001...
Shelia Bain (04/05/12)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Shelia Bain, 64, of Sikeston died Tuesday, April 3, 2012, at her home. She was born Sept. 18, 1947, in Cairo, Ill., daughter of the late Bryan and Elsia Mae Collier Layne. Shelia was a member of Fellowship Baptist Church. She had been employed as a teller and also worked in the loan department of Montgomery Bank 17 years...
Jacob Brown (04/05/12)
Jacob Anthony Brown, infant son of Kyle Brown and Veronica Perrey of Cape Girardeau, was born and died Thursday, March 29, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center. Visitation will be from 3 p.m. to service time Monday at Crain Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau...
Elveta Charles (04/05/12)
McCLURE, Ill. -- Elveta P. Charles, 89, of Collierville, Tenn., formerly of McClure, Ill., died Tuesday, April 3, 2012, at the home of a daughter. She was born June 30, 1922, in Hindman, Ky., to Jasper and Florence Caudill Pratt. She and Vernon R. "Windy" Charles were married Aug. 14, 1943, in North Carolina. He died Sept. 14, 1986...
Rickey Gregg Sr. (04/05/12)
Rickey Lee Gregg Sr., 57, of Advance, Mo., passed away Sunday, April 1, 2012, after enjoying a full day of fishing, his passion in life. He was born May 13, 1954, in Chaffee, Mo., son of Johnnie and Iva Jean Lape Gregg. Rickey was a veteran of the U.S. Army, honorably discharged in 1977 after seven years of service...
Patrick Merick (04/05/12)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. -- Patrick Ray "Peanut" Merick, 48, of Bloomfield passed away Tuesday, April 3, 2012, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau. The son of Harold Merick and the late Joyce Ray, he was born Jan. 14, 1964, in Tracy, Calif. Merick had lived in Bloomfield most of his life. He was a farmer...
Dorothy Musil (04/05/12)
Dorothy C. Musil, 91, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, April 2, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center. She was born Jan. 11, 1921, in Charleston, Mo., to Thomas and Dela Houston Wilson. In her later days she lived at Cape Town Assisted Care Center where she thoroughly enjoyed all the staff and made many friends during her stay...
Edith Pribble (04/05/12)
JONESBORO, Ill. -- Edith Arlene Pribble, 79, of Jonesboro, formerly of Lick Creek, Ill., died Wednesday, April 4, 2012, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to service time Friday at Crain Funeral Home in Anna...
JoAnn Reiss (04/05/12)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- JoAnn P. Reiss, 71, of Perryville died Monday, April 2, 2012, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday and from 6:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Monday at Young and Sons Funeral Home. Parish wake will be at 7:30 p.m. Sunday...
Elveta Charles (04/04/12)
McCLURE, Ill. -- Elveta P. Charles, 89, of Collierville, Tenn., formerly of McClure, died Tuesday, April 3, 2012, at the home of her daughter. Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until time of service Saturday at Ford and Sons Sprigg Street Chapel in Cape Girardeau...
Bobby Dennis (04/04/12)
PATTON, Mo. -- Bobby Ray Dennis, 61, of Iliff, Colo., formerly of Torrington, Wyo., died Saturday, March 31, 2012, at the Medical Center of the Rockies in Loveland, Colo. He was born Sept. 18, 1949, at Patton, son of Dewey and Dessie Wilkinson Dennis. He and Patricia Whitter were married Nov. 22, 1968, at De Soto, Mo...
Dorothy Musil (04/04/12)
Dorothy C. Musil, 91, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, April 2, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center. Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Chapel in Cape Girardeau. Graveside services will be at noon Thursday at IOOF Cemetery in Charleston, Mo...
Harold Siebert (04/04/12)
Harold W. Siebert went to be with the Lord on Monday, April 2, 2012, surrounded by his beloved wife and 12 loving children and their families. Harold was born in St. Louis to Lawrence and Anna Siebert and was preceded in death by three brothers and a sister...
Doris Washington (04/04/12)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Doris Marie Washington, 67, of Sikeston passed away Tuesday, April 3, 2012, at Hunter Acres Caring Center. She was born April 17, 1944, in Cape Girardeau. She was preceded in death by her parents, Charles and Emma McClain Windeknecht; husband Walter Washington; brothers Earl "Wayne," Charles Lloyd and Donald Ray Windeknecht; and sister Charlene Rose Windeknecht...
Terry Craft (04/03/12)
Terry Martin Craft, 28, of Randles died Thursday, March 29, 2012, in Moberly, Mo. He was born Jan. 24, 1984, in Cape Girardeau, to Bryan and Donna Jean Hendrickson Craft. Survivors include his father and stepmother, Bryan and Martha Craft of Crump; his mother and stepfather who raised him, Donna and Sherman Vessells of Randles; grandmother, Doris Fulton of Jackson; grandfather, Obie Hendrickson of Morley, Mo.; grandmother, Opal Vessells of Randles; great-grandmother, Gladys Stoval of Crump; two brothers, Bryan Craft of Cape Girardeau, George Craft of Crump; a sister, Alysha Vessells of Randles; and a nephew, Evin Craft of Cape Girardeau.. ...
Ralph Dumey (04/03/12)
Ralph L. Dumey, 84, of Jackson passed away Sunday, April 1, 2012, at his home. He was born Oct. 10, 1927, in Rockview, Mo., son of Linus Matthew and Fern Williams Dumey. He and Winifred "Winnie" Summers were married July 3, 1953, in Chaffee, Mo. Ralph graduated from Chaffee High School in 1945 where he was active in football and basketball...
Wendell Farley (04/03/12)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Oliver Wendell Farley, 81, of Sikeston died Saturday, March 31, 2012, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. He was born March 1, 1931, in Charleston, Mo., to Oliver and Edith Cruson Farley. Farley was a self-employed sign painter and electrical technician and had owned and operated Farley Sign Shop...
Barbara Hamilton (04/03/12)
Barbara J. Hohler Hamilton, fortified with the sacraments of Holy Mother Church, Sunday, April 1, 2012. Beloved wife of the late Richard M. Hamilton; dearest mother of Terri (Tim) Sutton, Sharon (Terry) Darwin, Rich Hamilton and Jennifer Swatek; dear grandmother of Timothy, Daniel (Valerie), Jeffrey and Rachel Sutton and Jacob, Jack and Jordyn Swatek; dear great-grandmother of Abigail Sutton; dear sister of Joseph Hohler, Ann Moyers, Dolores Dowling, Becky Rushin and the late Gene Hohler, Judy Miller, Rosemary Allgood and John Hohler; daughter of the late Henry and Gladys Hohler.. ...
Dorothy Link (04/03/12)
Dorothy J. Link, 87, of Jackson passed away Saturday, March 31, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born July 27, 1924, in Fruitland, to Price Samuel and Nancy Hargraves Sides. She was raised in the Jackson area. In 1943, she was married to Earl T. Blackwell. They had a daughter, Frances Kay...
Harold Siebert (04/03/12)
Harold W. Siebert, 89, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, April 2, 2012, at his home. Arrangements are incomplete at Ford and Sons Funeral Home.
Ralph Dumey (04/02/12)
Ralph L. Dumey, 84, of Jackson, died Sunday, April 1, 2012, at his home. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson, and from noon until time of service Wednesday at New McKendree United Methodist Church in Jackson...
Mark Gerdes (04/02/12)
Mark Michael Gerdes, 62, of Jackson passed away Saturday, March 31, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born March 16, 1950, in St. Louis, son of Olin and Irene Goebel Gerdes. He and Georgiana Felker were married June 25, 1971, in Chaffee, Mo...
Dorothy Link (04/02/12)
Dorothy J. Link, 87, of Jackson died Saturday, March 31, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Visitation will be from 5:30 p.m. to time of service Tuesday at Shawnee Hills Baptist Church in Jackson. A memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the church, with the Rev. Don Estes officiating...
Theon Schlosser (04/02/12)
Theon Louis "Junior" Schlosser, of Scott City died Sunday April 1, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Nov. 1, 1932, at Illmo, the son of Theon John and Ella Irene LeDure Schlosser. He and Patricia Anne Drury were married Nov. 5, 1955, in Cape Girardeau...
Robert Strong (04/02/12)
Robert Dean Strong, 77, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, April 1, 2012, at Landmark Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born June 19, 1934, in Belleville, Ill., to Willis E. and Marie Lemmon Strong. He and Mary E. Dolan were married June 18, 1983, at St. Charles, Ill...
Lawrence Jackson (04/01/12)
ANNA, Ill. -- Lawrence H. "Butch" Jackson, 63, of Anna died Wednesday, March 28, 2012, at Union County Hospital in Anna. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday at Rendleman and Hileman Funeral Home. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Sunday at Rendleman and Hileman Funeral Home in Anna, with the Rev. ...
Mark Gerdes (04/01/12)
Mark Michael Gerdes, 62, of Jackson died Saturday, March 31, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday at McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center chapel in Jackson. A graveside service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Forest Hills Memorial Gardens in Morley, Mo., with Pastor Jesse Mills officiating...
Wilma Neal (04/01/12)
Wilma Drum Neal, 96, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, March 29, 2012, at Chateau Girardeau Health Center. She was born Dec. 21, 1915, at Oak Ridge, to Elmer C. and Ruth A. Samuel Neal. She and K.D. Neal were married Sept. 18, 1937, at Charleston, Mo. He died Oct. 13, 1980...
Linda Pikey (04/01/12)
Linda Kay Pikey, 65, of Scott City died Friday, March 30, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Aug. 21, 1946, at Cape Girardeau, the daughter of Buford Edward and Beatrice Evelyn Rubel Kinder. She married Thomas Nelson Pikey on Nov. 25, 1964...