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Obituaries

MARY BUTLER 9/22/14


Mary Elizabeth Butler, age 50, of Lexington, died Saturday, September 20th, 2014.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00am on Thursday, September 25th, at Lexington United Methodist Church. Burial will be in Lexington Memory Gardens Cemetery.

Visitation will be held from 10:00-11:00am on Thursday at Lexington United Methodist Church. Memorials are suggested to the church.

Arrangements are under the direction of Walker-Nadler-Fuller Funeral Home in Lexington.

ELMA FISHER 9/22/14


Elma June Fisher, age 100, of Cole Camp, died Monday, September 15th, 2014.

A prayer service will be held at 1:00pm on Sunday, September 28th, 2014, at Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Cole Camp.
 
The family suggests memorial contributions be given to Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church in care of Fox Funeral Home in Cole Camp.

She is survived by her daughter, Kathy Berendzen and her husband Wayne of Warsaw; seven grandchildren, Tonya (Danny) Chadwick, Reatha (Lee) Nash, Michael (Lisa) Berendzen, Timothy (Connie) Berendzen, Patrick (Kim) Berendzen, Karla (Keith) Berendzen, and Aaron (Kristy) Berendzen; eighteen great-grandchildren; and several great-great-grandchildren.
 
She was preceded in death by her parents, Frank and Reatha Brooks, her son, Charles Brook Jamerson, and her sister, Winona Correll.

OPAL SPENCE 9/22/14


Opal Louise Spence, age 86, of Salisbury, died on Sunday, September 21st, 2014.

Funeral services are 10:30am on Thursday, September 25th at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Salisbury, with burial in Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery.

Visitation is 4:00-7:00pm on Wednesday, September 24th at Summerville Funeral Home in Salisbury. Memorial contributions may be made to the Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery or Lutheran Family and Children's Service Foundation- St. Louis.

Opal is survived by brother's Kenneth Linneman of Salisbury, Gerald Linneman of Salisbury, a sister Delores E. Freese of Glasgow, several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband (Billie H. Spence), brother, John Ernest Linneman, sister, Daisy A. Schnetzler and two nephews, Donald Linneman and Edward Linneman.

MONICA MAAG 9/22/14


Monica Marie Maag, age 87, of Salisbury died on Sunday, September 21st, 2014.

Mass of Christian Burial is 10:00am on Wednesday, September 24th at St. Joseph Catholic Church, with burial in St. Joseph Cemetery.

Visitation is 4:00-7:00pm, with Rosary/Prayer Service at 7:00pm,on Tuesday, September 23rd at Summerville Funeral Home in Salisbury. Memorial contributions may be made to the St. Joseph Altar Sodality or the St. Joseph School Foundation.

Monica is survived by three sons: Mike (Leota) Maag, of Columbia; Mark (Shelley) Maag, of Salisbury; and Marvin (Susan) Maag, of Wentzville; two daughters: M'Liss (Steve) Sanders, of Salisbury; and Mona (Doug) Botkins, of Moberly; two brothers: Norbert Koehl, of Prairie Du Sac, Wisconsin; Gene Koehl, of Mendon; Mercedes Gladbach, of Keytesville; 11 grandchildren, two step grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, one step great grandson, several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband (Merlin Joseph Maag), parents and sisters Bernadine Feiner and Loretta Feiner.

HAROLD SHIRLEY 9/21/14


Harold Shirley, age 97, of Mandeville, died on Saturday, September 20th, 2014. 

Graveside services will be held on Tuesday, September 23rd at Smith Cemetery at Bogard.  The Family will receive friends  from 1:30 until 2:00pm prior to the service at the cemetery.  

Memorials are suggested to the Mandeville Methodist Church or The Smith Cemetery in care of the Bittiker Funeral Home

EUGENE PATTIE 9/21/14


Eugene Pattie age 95, of Carrollton, died on Friday, September 19th, 2014.

Funeral Services will be held Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 at 1:30pm at Bittiker Funeral Home in Carrollton. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery in DeWitt. Rucker-McAlister American Legion Post #7, of Brunswick, will provide Military Services.

Visitation will be Wednesday from 12:30pm-1:15pm at the funeral home. Memorials are suggested to First Christian Church of Carrollton in care of Bittiker Funeral Home.

Eugene is survived by his wife, Evelyn (Janet), of the home; one son, Gene Pattie, Jr.; one granddaughter, Shana Fitzpatrick and husband, Josh; two great-granddaughters, Eva and Emma Fitzpatrick; two nieces, LaVeda Wright and Bertie Sewell and husband, Richard; two nephews, Wilford Ray VanDeventer and wife, Virginia, and Lewis Richard VanDeventer; several great nieces; and several great nephews.

Family that has preceded him in death are his parents; son, Johnny; three sisters, Lorene Chapman, Vera Polson, and Evelyn VanDeventer; one great-niece (Gayle); and one great-nephew, Terry.

EVELYN (DRIVER) GRAY 9/19/14


Evelyn (Driver) Gray, age 97, of rural Mayview, died Thursday, September 18th, 2014.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30am on Tuesday, September 23rd, at First Presbyterian Church in Higginsville. Burial will be in Higginsville City Cemetery.

Visitation will be Monday, September 22nd, from 6:00-7:00pm at Kaiser-Wiegers Funeral Home in Higginsville. Memorials are suggested to First Presbyterian Church or to Preferred Hospice.

In addition to her husband, Jack, she was preceded in death by two sons, Robert “Bob”, and Gerald “Willie”; two sisters, Edna Wood and Anita Viebrock; and a brother, Ervin Driver.
 
She is survived by a son, John “Jake” Gray, of Mayview; two grandchildren, Gerald Gray, Jr. and Kristina Ward; seven step grandchildren, many great- Grandchildren, and many great-great grandchildren.

WANDA MONSEES 9/18/14


Wanda Monsees, age 55, of Sedalia, died Thursday, September 18th, 2014.

A memorial service will be held at 3:00pm on Sunday, September 28th, at Rea Funeral Chapel in Sedalia. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service on Sunday at the funeral home. Afterwards, the community is invited to a Celebration of Life beginning at 5:00pm on Sunday at the Fox Event Center in Sedalia.


She is survived by her son, Jared Monsees of Sedalia; her mother, LaVerne Monsees, of Sedalia; two sisters, Lois Curling, of Richmond, Virginia, and Mona McCormack, of Sedalia; and one brother, Eric Monsees of Sedalia.

MARY ANN ABDON 9/17/14


Mary Ann Abdon, age 79, of Marshall, died on Tuesday, September 16th, 2014.

Memorial services will be held at 10:30am on Wednesday, September 24th, at First Presbyterian Church in Marshall. Inurnment will be in Sunset Gardens Cemetery. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at the church. Arrangements are under the direction of Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall.

Memorials are suggested to First Presbyterian Church in care of Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home.

Survivors include two sons, J. Daniel Abdon of Minneapolis, Minn., and Michael W. Abdon and wife, Lisa, of Boonville; one grandson, Jackson Abdon; one sister, Edna Thomas, of Marshall; as well as several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by one son, Christian Nelson Abdon; two brothers, Bernard Bockstetter and William (Bill) Bockstetter; and one sister, Velma Cromley.

NANCY SLOAN 9/15/14


Nancy Sloan, age 74, of Boonville, died Sunday, September 14th, 2014.

A graveside memorial service will be held at 2:00pm on Thursday, September 25th, at Bunceton Masonic Cemetery. Friends and family may meet at Davis Funeral Chapel in Boonville before departure to the cemetery at 1:40pm to form a procession to the cemetery.
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