|Keith R. Bachmann
Keith R. Bachmann, age 43 of Fulton, died Saturday,
Feb. 1, 2003 in a traffic accident near Mexico.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday,
Feb. 4 at Concordia Lutheran Church at Frohna, Mo. with the Rev. Wayne
Palmer officiating. Burial will be in the Concordia Lutheran Church Cemetery.
Visitation is from 5-8 p.m. Monday evening at Arnold Funeral Home in Martinsburg
with a prayer service at 8 p.m. A visitation will also be held from noon
until 1:45 p.m. on Tuesday prior to the service at the church.
Mr. Bachmann was born Aug. 22, 1959 in Columbia,
the son of Robert G. and Darlene T. Petzoldt Bachmann.
He was a truck driver for American Freightways
and had served in the U.S. Army for three years. He was a member of Trinity
Lutheran Church in Columbia and the Harley Bike Club in Columbia. He was
a 1977 graduate of Community R-6 High School.
Survivors include his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Bob
Bachmann of Frohna; his friend for life, Carol Russell; one stepdaughter,
Marita Karl; three sisters, Becky Wieberg and her husband, Tom, of Martinsburg,
Joyce Mays and husband, Glen Allen, of Sikeston, and Carla JoKerst and
husband,Randy, of Fenton; and nieces and nephews, Matthew and Christopher
Wieberg, Molly Mays, Jason, Corey and Alex JoKerst.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested for
Grace Lutheran Church in Wellsville.
Lloyd A. Hogue
Funeral services for Lloyd A. Hogue, 80, of Vandalia
will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2003, at Waters Funeral Chapel,
Vandalia. The Rev. Bob Hoehn will officiate. Burial will be in the Evergreen
Memorial Gardens with full military honors.
Visitation is from 1 p.m. until time of service
Wednesday at the funeral home.
Lloyd A. Hogue died at 2 a.m., Sunday, Feb. 2,
2003, at the Missouri Veterans' Home in Mexico. He served in the USMC from
December 1942, retiring in June 1971 at the rank of master sergeant. He
was a member of the First Presbyterian Church, Vandalia. He enjoyed hunting,
fishing and trapping.
Mr. Hogue was born Sept. 8, 1922, in Kansas City,
to Perry and Opal Edith Burkhart Hogue. He was a 1940 graduate of Farber
High School. He served with the USMC during World War II in the Asiatic
In 1942 he married Alta Davis; he then married
Yuki Higa in December 1971, she preceded him in death in 1999.
Survivors include one sister, Claudean Hearn
of Vandalia; two brothers, Bob and Jack Hogue, both of Vandalia, and several
nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by one brother, William
Hogue and one sister, Dorothy Berendt.
Memorials may be made to VFW Post 2173 or the
First Presbyterian Church, Vandalia.
Lucille M. Sturgeon
Lucille M. Sturgeon, age 88, of Centralia, passed
away at 8:45 p.m. Monday evening, March 24, 2003 at her residence in Centralia.
Mrs. Sturgeon had been in ill health for sometime.
She was born Feb. 8, 1915 at the family home
south of Curryville, to the late Enoch and Ruby Branstetter. She was educated
in the rural school. She went to high school in Curryville and Vandalia.
Lucille was a rural school teacher before her marriage to Paul D. Sturgeon
on Aug. 22, 1937. They were married by Rev. Lloyd Sapp at his home in Ashland.
Their attendants were Emma Mundy of Moneta, Va., Alma Marksbury, Corpus
Christi, Texas, William Hollander, deceased and Eileen Smith, deceased.
In addition to her husband, Paul D. Sturgeon,
Centralia, she is survived by a son, Jackson D. Sturgeon, Arlington Heights,
Ill.; a daughter, Margot L. Baker, Dallas, Texas; and five grandchildren.
In her Branstetter family, there were five sisters
and one brother. The oldest sister, Esther McDowell, preceded her in death
March 12, 2003. Rachel Kohl of Vandalia and Georgia Warner of St. Charles
survive. Two other sisters, Julia Kohl and Eileen Smith preceded her in
death. Lankester Branstetter, her brother of St. Louis, also survives her.
Mrs. Sturgeon was a member of the First Christian
Church in Centralia.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday,
March 27, at the First Christian Church in Centralia with Rev. Ed Varnum
presiding. Interment will be in the City of Centralia Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Wednesday evening
at the Meador & Son Funeral Home in Centralia.
LADDONIA - Lucille Marie Browning, 67, of Laddonia,
died at 3:30 a.m., Monday, March 24, 2003, at Audrain Medical Center.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday
at Bienhoff Funeral Home with burial in Laddonia Cemetery.
Visitation is from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday at the
PARIS - Lynn McKinney, 81, of Paris, formerly
of Nashville, Tenn., died Friday, March 21, 2003, at Audrain Medical Center.
Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday
at Walnut Grove Cemetery under the direction of Agnew Funeral Home.
LUCILLE M. BELL
Services for Lucille M. Bell, 92, of Paris, was
held today at 11 a.m. at Bienhoff Funeral Home in Perry with Reverend Wesley
Hammond officiating. Burial was held in the Lick Creek Cemetery, Perry.
Mrs. Bell passed away at 2:50 a.m. Dec. 5, 2000
at Monroe Manor Nursing Home in Paris.
She was born Jan. 20, 1908, in Troy, Idaho, the
daughter of John Marion and Mary Elizabeth Chandler Leake.
She was married to Basil D. Bell on Aug. 22,
1926 in Hannibal and he preceded her in death July 1, 1961.
Survivors include one sister, Mrs. Leo (Effie)
Leake of Paris; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband; one
daughter, Tulsa Joe Bell; two brothers, Fred Leake and Monroe Leake; three
sisters, Rosie Leake, Mignon Heizer, and Delia Elliott; and one half sister,
Mrs. Bell had lived in California for 41 years
prior to returning to the Quincy area. She then moved to Perry for several
years and then to Mexico for five years prior to going to Monroe Manor.
She had been employed as a power stitcher in
the shoe factory business for over 50 years. She was a member of the Perry
Visitation was held today from 10 a.m. until
time of service at the Bienhoff Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Monroe
Manor Nursing Home in Paris.
Pallbearers were Bill Cearley, Ronnie Leake,
Roger Levings, Eddie Jo Hamill, David Levings, and Bill Tully.
Alberta Mottert of High Hill, died Tuesday, Dec.
5, 2000 at the Hermann Area Hospital at the age of 90.
Mrs. Mottert was born on Sept. 3, 1910 to George
and Blance VanHouton. She was married to John Mottert.
To this union was born a son, Ronald Mottert
of High Hill. Other survivors are two sisters, Olivia Ferguson of Millersburg
and Dorothy Holloman of Jefferson City. Also surviving are one grandchild,
six great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
Mrs. Mottert was preceded in death by her parents,
her husband and one granddaughter.
Visitation will be Friday, Dec. 8 from 11 a.m.
to 1 p.m. at the Harding Funeral Home in Jonesburg. Funeral services will
be Friday, Dec. 8 at 1 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in the
Bethel Methodist Church Cemetery in Pond, Mo.
Marcus Kenyon Orth
Marcus Kenyon Orth, age 22 years of Centralia,
died Jan. 29, 2003, at the University of Missouri Hospital and Clinics,
He was born Jan. 29, 1981 at Mexico, the son
of Edgar George and Mary Louise Niebruegge Orth, Jr.
On Aug. 11, 2001 he was married in Centralia,
to Amie Lynn Jesse and she survives.
Other survivors include his parents; Edgar and
Mary Orth, Jr., Centralia; two brothers, Michael Orth and his wife, Janelle,
Centralia; Cecil Allmon and wife, Lisa, Collins; two sisters, Michelle
Adkisson and husband, Billy, Melissa Brooks and husband, Scott, all of
Centralia; godparents, Fred and Shirley Tillinger, Sturgeon; three uncles;
two aunts; two nephews; and four nieces.
Marcus was a member of the Good Shepherd Lutheran
Church, Centralia, where he served as an usher.
He graduated with the class of 1999 from Centralia
High School. He was a member of the Future Farmers of America, served as
the Chapter Sentinel and was a Chapter Star Farmer. He participated in
basketball through elementary and high school and played on the Centralia
Little League baseball team. He was a self-employed farmer.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb.
1, at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, Centralia. Officiating will be the
Rev. Mike Gallagher, Pastor, Good Shepherd Lutheran Church. Interment will
be in Centralia Cemetery, Centralia. Visitation will be from 5-9 p.m. Friday
evening Jan. 31, at Fenton Funeral Chapel, Centralia.
The family suggests memorials to the Marcus Orth
Memorial Fund, c/o Martinsburg Bank and Trust, 214 South Allen Street,
Centralia, MO 65240.
Honorary pallbearers will be Landon Magley and
Pallbearers will be Brian Barnes, Brian Maenner,
Brian Spires, Luke Romine, Travis DeOrnellis and Jordan Bruce.
Paul H. Brower
Paul H. Brower, 77, of Mexico, died at 10:39
a.m. Tuesday, March 25, 2003 at Missouri Veterans' Home.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday,
March 27, at Arnold Funeral Home with Raymond Iman and Jesse Brower officiating.
Burial will be in Elmwood Cemetery. Visitation is from 11 a.m. until service
time on Thursday.
Mr. Brower was born Oct. 3, 1925 in Rush Hill,
the son of Harry W. and Ruth McManamy Brower.
He married Donna Belle Bartels on Dec. 24, 1959
in Mexico. She preceded him in death on May 16, 1998.
Mr. Brower had been employed by Kaiser Refractories
and served in the Army during World War II. He was a member of Love Street
Christian Church. He loved to fish and had called square dances.
Survivors include one son, Paul Brower, Jr. of
St. Louis; six daughters, Alice Pierceall of Auxvasse, Donna Speckles of
Vandalia, Clara Clark and Beverly Brower, both of Mexico, Paula Brower-Jackson
of Columbia and Mary Ruth Lotta of Tulsa, Okla.; 11 grandchildren; four
great-grandchildren; and two brothers, John Brower of Mexico and Jesse
Brower of Lockridge, Iowa.
In addition to his wife, he was preceded in death
by five brothers and one sister.
Memorials are suggested to the Missouri Veterans'
Lucille Marie Browning
Lucille Marie Browning, 87, of Laddonia passed
away at 3:30 a.m. March 24, 2003 at Audrain Medical Center, Mexico.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, March
27, at Bienhoff Funeral Home in Laddonia with Rev. John Grimmett officiating.
Burial will be in Laddonia Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday evening
at Bienhoff Funeral Home in Laddonia.
Mrs. Browning was born Feb. 8, 1916 in Santa
Fe, the daughter of Thomas and Lily Foster Snyder.
Survivors include four sons and their wives,
Jim and Virginia Howdeshell of Vandalia, Russell and Thelma Howdeshell
of Columbia, S.C., Bob and Vicki Howdeshell of Bonfield, Ill., and Thom
and Jenny Howdeshell of Phoenix, Ariz.; three daughters and their husbands,
Lola and Walt Duffen, Mexico, Patsy and Danny Stevenson of St. Ann, Ill.,
and Betty and Louie Bowers of Laddonia; 15 grandchildren; and 27 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by four brothers, John
Snyder, Claude Snyder, Leonard Snyder and Melvin Snyder; two sisters, Viola
Lemon and Mary Prior; and three grandsons, Stan Carter, Alan Howdeshell
and Rusty Howdeshell.
Mrs. Browning was raised in the area and then
lived in Illinois for 28 years before returning to this area. She was a
member of the Southern Baptist Church in Monteno, Ill. She had been employed
at the Illinois State Hospital in Kankakee for 10 years prior to her retirement.
She was a homemaker who enjoyed crocheting and bird watching. She was also
an avid Chicago Cubs baseball fan.
Memorials may be made to the Laddonia Cemetery
Family members will serve as her pallbearers.
E. Winston "Wink" Reed
E. Winston "Wink" Reed, 93, of Mexico, died at
7:50 p.m. Tuesday, March 25, 2003, at Missouri Veterans Home.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday
at Arnold Funeral Home with the Rev. Dale Stone officiating. Burial will
be in East Lawn Memorial Park. Visitation is from 10 a.m. until service
time on Friday at the funeral home.
Mr. Reed was born Dec. 23, 1909 in Middletown,
the son of Buford A. and Leloa Ankrom Reed.
He married Nell T. Kemp on Aug. 9, 1940 in Mexico.
She preceded him in death on July 14, 1995.
Mr. Reed was a purchasing agent for A.P. Green
Refractories. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II and was a
member of Mexico United Methodist Church.
Survivors include one brother, Wesley Warren
Reed and his wife, Sargena, of St. Charles, and their children Dr. Warren
Eugene and Patricia Ann; one nephew, John Moore of Mexico; two sisters-in-law,
Kate Reed of St. Charles and her children, David, Dr. Allen, and Margaret
Ann, and Mary Reed of Lake Havasu City, Ariz.
In addition to his wife, he was preceded in death
by two brothers, Buford Reed and Elton Reed.
Memorials are suggested to the Mexico United
Methodist Church or the Missouri Veterans' Home.
PARIS - Oliver R. Lavinder, 86, Paris, formerly
of Mexico died Tuesday, March 25, 2003, at Monroe Manor.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday
at the Arnold Funeral Home. Burial will be in the East Lawn Cemetery.
Visitation is from 12:30 a.m. until service time
MONTGOMERY CITY - Marianna Holmes, 71, of Gamma,
died Friday, Aug. 11, 2000, at Audrain Medical Center.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday
at the Schlanker Funeral Home in Montgomery City. Burial will be in the
Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday at
the Schlanker Funeral Home in Montgomery City.
Alice Ruth Queathem, 80, Montgomery City, MO,
died on Friday, August 11, 2000 at Boone Hospital Center in Columbia.
Alice Ruth Queathem was born on January 17, 1920,
in St. Louis. She was a daughter of William F. and Caroline Lena Kaiser
Litzinger. She was married on October 1, 1938, to Eugene Irving Queathem.
the Queathems moved from Chesterfield, to their farm near Buell. Her husband
preceded her in death on July 27, 1996. Mrs. Queathem was a member of the
Buell Methodist Church; the Montgomery City Order of the Eastern Star;
and a charter member of the Montgomery City Lioness Club. She worked for
a number of years at the Hadfield's Locker in Montgomery City, and later
at Polly's Diner.
Mrs. Queathem is survived by four daughters:
Diane Shirk and her husband, Bill, of Kansas City Kans.; Betty Ellis and
her husband, Jewett, of O'Fallon; Mary Carroz and her husband, Stanley
and Linda Poston and her husband, Larry all of Montgomery City; by twelve
grandchildren; Dale, Neil, Lane, and Karl Queathem, Wanda Allred, Gary
and Keith Shirk, Jewett Ellis III, Jeremy and Jared Carroz, and Ryan and
Kaley Poston; by nineteen great-grandchildren; and by three sisters and
one brother: Eleanor Mohen and her husband, Bob, of Chesterfield; Florence
Yokel of Silex; Lorraine Trevellyan of LaJolla, Calif.; and William K.
Litzinger of St. Louis. Also surviving is a daughter-in-law, Carol Queathem
of Montgomery City, and a number of nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Queathem was preceded in death by her parents;
by her husban, Gene; by one son, Roy; a sister, Norma Burkhardt; by two
brothers, Walter L. and Wilmer (Bud) Litzinger; and by three brothers that
died in infancy.
Funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m. on
Monday August 14th at the United Methodist-Presbyterian Church in Montgomery
City. Interment will be in the Sunrise Memorial Gardens north Montgomery
City. Visitation will be held on Sunday, August 13th, from 4 until 8 p.m.
at the United Methodist-Presbyterian Church in Montgomery City. Grandsons
will serve as casketbearers: Dale, Neil, Lane, and Karl Queathem, Gary
and Keith Shirk, Jewett Ellis III, Jeremy and Jared Carroz, and Ryan Poston.
Honorary casketbearers will include Ron Richard, Gary Phillips, Jake Gregorian,
Leo Hadfield, Marvin and Richard Miller and Tom Sewell. Services are under
the direction of Schlanker Funeral Home in Montgomery City.
CENTRALIA - Helen Marie Buck, 75, of Centralia,
died Sunday, Oct. 15, 2000, at Boone Hospital Center, Columbia.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday
at Fenton Funeral Chapel. Burial will be in Perche Cemetery, rural Sturgeon.
Visitation is from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral
PARIS - Sharon Berniece Perrigo, 56, of Paris,
died Saturday, Oct. 14, 2000, at Columbia Regional Hospital.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday
at Agnew Funeral Home, Paris. Burial will be in the Walnut Grove Cemetery.
Visitation is from noon until 2 p.m. Tuesday
at the funeral home.
James Arthur Kobush, 68, of Laddonia died at
3:05 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 15, 2000 at the Audrain Medical Center.
Funeral services will be at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday,
Oct. 17 at the Arnold Funeral Home with Rev. Marvin Jones officiating.
Burial will be in the Auxvasse Cemetery. Visitation is from 6 - 8 p.m.
Monday at the Arnold Funeral Home.
Mr. Kobush was born Nov. 1, 1931 in Williamsburg
to Arthur W. and Gertrude Knipp Kobush.
He married Kathy Clark Davenport Jan. 20, 1979
Mr. Kobush retired from Oliver and later Hunt
Concrete Co., and he and his wife also operated Kobush Marina.
Survivors include his mother, Gertrude Kobush
of Mexico; his wife Kathy of the home; two sons, Todd Kobush of Mexico
and Rodney Kobush of Windsor; one step-son, Jeff Davenport of Mineola;
one daughter, Barbara Kehl of Mexico; one step-daughter, Lori Wyble of
Columbia; one grandson, Tyler Kobush; three step-grandchildren, Joshua,
Jacob, and Madison Davenport; one brother Jerry Kobush of Laddonia; and
one sister, Jane Young of Mexico.
He was preceded in death by his father; one son,
Kenneth Ray Kobush; and one brother, J.W. Kobush.
Memorials are suggested to the Heart or Diabetes
SHONDA R. DEMPSEY
Funeral services for Shonda R. Dempsey, age 29,
of Mexico will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2000 at Waters Funeral
Chapel, Vandalia with Rev. Ron Franklin officiating. Interment will be
in the Vandalia Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 5 - 8 p.m. Monday evening
at Waters Funeral Home. Pallbearers will be Mike Helwig, Harvey Gifford,
Ricky Stuckenschneider, Kenny Terry, Wayne Fletcher and Kevin Fennewald.
Honorary Pallbearers will be Jody Craddock, Pam Early, Allison Luckamy,
Trish Arens and Allen Berry.
She died at 9:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 14, 2000
at her residence north of Mexico.
She had been a homemaker and had previously worked
at Target Aluminum in Vandalia. She had been a Bowling Green and Mexico
area resident most of her life. She enjoyed home decorating, her flowers
Ms. Dempsey was born Oct. 6, 1971 in Mexico to
Paul E. and Bonnie Sue Ard Dempsey.
She attended Mexico schools and was a member
of the 1990 class at MHS.
Survivors include her parents, Paul of Piedmont
and Bonnie of Vandalia; fiance, Darren Donaldson of Mexico; four brothers,
Michael Dempsey of St. Charles, Monte Dempsey of Newport, N.C., Martin
Dempsey of Omaha, and John Ard of Vandalia; three sisters, Pamela Holtsman
of Bowling Green, Paula Dollens of Mexico and Sonya Gilbert of New Hartford;
and also survived by several aunts and uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her grandparents,
Mr. and Mrs. Ed Epperson and Mr. and Mrs. Lyman Dempsey.
Memorials may be made to the donor's choice.
Warren O. "Zake" McIntyre, 89, of Mexico, died
Tuesday, April 17, 2001.
Funeral services are pending at Arnold Funeral
WELLSVILLE - Albert Kleinsorge, 86, of Wellsville,
died at 5 a.m., today, Wednesday, April 18, 2001, at the Gamma Road Nursing
Funeral services are pending at the Myers Funeral
Funeral services for Fern Irene Turnbough, 79,
of Paris, will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday April 19, 2001, at the Agnew
Funeral Home in Paris. Officiating will be the Rev. Sam Anderson of the
Stoutsville Baptist Church. Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. today
at the Agnew Funeral Home. Burial will be in Walnut Grove Cemetery in Paris.
Mrs. Turnbough died Tuesday, April 17, 2001,
at her home.
Mrs. Turnbough was born Sept. 6, 1921, in Holliday
to Clay Bryan and Lula Maud Hartman Jones.
She married John Roy Turnbough on Jan. 19, 1946,
in Mexico. He preceded her in death Dec. 23, 1984.
Survivors include three sons, Roy Dean, Ronald
Gene and David Kelvin, all of Paris; three daughters, Sharon Fern Conboy
and Donna Sue Turnbough, both of Paris and Elizabeth Lou Vanderpool of
Centralia; 16 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and numerous cousins.
She was also preceded in death by her parents,
one infant granddaughter, and one infant brother.
Mrs. Turnbough was a member of the Stoutsville
Baptist Church, Marr Club, Oats Committee, bus contact person, and OATS
Volunteer of the Year in 1991. She had worked at Florsheim Shoe Company
in Mexico and Borrons Turkey plant in Shelbina.
Pallbearers will be Clinton Turnbough, Chad Bensley,
James Turnbough, Michael Conboy, Paul Conboy and Billy Gruber.
Honorary pallbearers are Jack Roberts, Bill Durbin,
Bill Gruber, John Holder, Justin DeOrnellas, Joe Lee Walkup, Johnny Walkup
and Raymond Hogan Jr.
Memorials may be made to the OATS Transportation
or the Paris Senior Center.
Gladys L. Carter
Gladys L. Carter died June 4, 2002, at Pin Oaks
Nursing Center, where she had resided since February, 1986.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday,
at Arnold Funeral Home with the Rev. Marvin Jones officiating. Burial will
be in East Lawn Memorial Park. Visitation is from noon until service time
She was born April 7, 1904 in the state of Colorado
to Milford and Myrtle Ravenscraft Atkins.
She married John R. Carter in Mexico on Jan.
10, 1925. He preceded her in death on June 15, 1979.
She was a member of Santa Fe Christian Church.
Survivors include one son-in-law, Bud Cox, Mexico;
two granddaughters, Penny Dahl and husband, Randy, Rush Hill, and Tammi
Carter-Haynes, Mexico; and two great-grandchildren, William Dahl, Rush
Hill and Krista Williams-Boone, Fulton.
She was preceded in death by her parents; one
son John W. Carter on Feb. 26, 1968; one daughter, Anna P. Cox on Dec.
4, 1996; two grandsons, John Steven Carter, infant 1954, and Stan Carter
on Dec. 14, 1974; and four sisters, Bessie Belle Atkins, Grace Lewis, Ruby
Boyd and Eva Jones.
Memorials are suggested to the Santa Fe Christian
PERRY - Elizabeth Marie Dye, 90, of Perry, died
at 9:35 a.m. Tuesday, June 4, 2002, at Hannibal Regional Hospital.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday
at the Perry Christian Church. Burial will be in the Lick Creek Cemetery.
No visitation is planned.
Bienhoff Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
MONTGOMERY CITY - Eddie R. Logan, 82, of Montgomery
City, died Tuesday, June 4, 2002, at Boone Hospital Center, Columbia.
Funeral arrangements are pending at the Schlanker
Funeral Home in Montgomery City.
JESS T. GRAHAM
Jess Tolman Graham, age 17 of Mexico, died Wednesday,
Nov. 27, 2002 at his home after a long illness.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday,
Dec. 1, at the Mexico United Methodist Church with the Rev. Dale Stone
officiating. Burial will be in the Hazelwood Cemetery in Springfield on
Monday Dec. 2 at 1:30 p.m. The family will receive friends after the service
at the church fellowship hall on Sunday.
Jess was born Nov. 12, 1985 in Joplin, the son
of Jim and Christy Graham.
He attended the Tri-County Cerebral Palsy Center
for eight years. In 1994, the family moved to Mexico. He then attended
the Delmar Cobble State School in Columbia. Due to health concerns, Jess
began to receive his educational instructions at Harvey House Group Home
Survivors include his parents, Jim and Christy
Graham of Mexico; his younger sister, Haley; his grandparents, George and
Sibyl Graham of Nevada, Mo.; aunts and uncles, Bill and Sherri Graham,
Platte City, Bob and Kathi Graham, Greenwood and Jane Ann and Terry Hancock,
Jess is also survived by many great aunts, uncles
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to
Audrain County Special Olympics or Harvey House, c/o Audrain Handicap Services,
308 E. Jackson, Mexico, MO 65265 or the Mexico United Methodist Church,
122 E. Promenade, Mexico, MO 65265.
Arnold Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
JAMES R. WINKELMAN SR.
James R. Winkelman, Sr., age 76 of Martinsburg,
died at 1:12 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 28, 2002, at his daughter's home in Benton
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday
at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Martinsburg with Fr. Wayne Boyer officiating.
Burial will be in St. Joseph Cemetery. Visitation is from 5-8 p.m. Sunday
at the Arnold Funeral Home in Martinsburg. A prayer service will be held
at 8 p.m.
Mr. Winkelman was born March 14, 1926 in Steadman,
the son of August (Gus) and Christine (Scholten) Winkelman.
He married Anna M. Zimmermann on May 10, 1947
in Hermann. She preceded him in death on Jan. 16, 1995.
Mr. Winkelman worked in the Loading Department
at A.P. Greens for 38 years, retiring in February 1989. He was in the Army.
He was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church and in the VFW.
Survivors include five sons, James Winkelman,
Jr. and wife, Marie, Martinsburg, Dennis Winkelman and Michael Winkelman,
both of Benton City, Kevin Winkelman and wife, Kathy, Martinsburg, and
Steve Winkelman and wife, Celeste, of Benton City; one daughter, Denise
Barker and husband, Samuel, Benton City; eight grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren;
and one brother, Rudy Winkelman of Hermann.
He was preceded in death by one brother, Leroy.
Memorials are suggested to the American Cancer
Society or the American Heart Association.
Julia Wilson, 84, a former Audrain County resident,
died Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2002.
A funeral Mass was held Nov. 18 at St. Cecilia's
Catholic Church in Beaverton, Ore.