Samuel Jackson Barr Jr.

January 16, 1945 – August 31, 2017 Samuel Jackson Barr Jr., 72, Kearney, Mo., passed away August 31, 2017. Jack was a graduate of Kearney High School.  He also received degrees from Oklahoma State and William Jewell College. Jack was a member of Alpha Gamma Rho Fraternity. Jack first...

Anita L. Denny

Anita L. Denny ,76, of Lawson, Mo., suffered a brain stem stroke in her sleep August 27, 2017.  She joined her parents, Bill and Frances Denny, Northend KC, with our heavenly Father on August 29, 2017. She is a beloved sister, aunt, great aunt and more. She is survived...

Virginia (Giny) Caryl May

Virginia (Giny) Caryl May, 45, Lawson, Mo., passed away on Saturday, August 26, 2017 at home. Giny was born February 12, 1972 to Robert G. and Diana L. May in Hutchinson, Kans. She was preceded in death by her mother, Diana L. May, and sister, Jill Susan May. She...

Jessika Peppers

Jessika was born on December 27, 1984 and was taken from this world by a tragic act of violence on August 25, 2017.  Jessika was a beautiful person who had a wild, gypsy soul and made an impact on everyone she met. Being outdoors, enjoying nature was her favorite...

Patricia Ann Newberg

Patricia Ann Newberg, 71, Richmond, Mo., passed away on Saturday, August 19, 2017. Patricia Snell was born in Lawrence, Kans. on November 30, 1945. She has a big heart and more love than anyone could measure. She loves her daughters, sons, grandchildren and great grandchildren with everything she has....

Peter Joseph Korondi

Peter Joseph Korondi of Liberty, Mo., was born on February 28, the Year of our Lord 1965 in Peoria, Ill., the son of Siegfried and Nan Schueler (Korondi) Hughes. He was a faithful follower of the Lord Jesus Christ, and a member in good standing of Trinity Lutheran Church,...

James Gregory Page

James Gregory Page, 62, Excelsior Springs, Mo., passed away August 21, 2017. James was born July 4, 1955 to James Lester and Judith K. (Scotten) Page in Kansas City, Mo. He was a Marine Corps Veteran. James was an active member at Siloam Springs Baptist Church. He enjoyed fishing...

Ann Elizabeth (Swearingen) Souders

November 11, 1942 to August 18, 2017 Ann Elizabeth Souders was born November 11, 1942 at the old Excelsior Springs Hospital and was a lifelong resident of Excelsior Springs. She graduated from the Excelsior Springs High School with the class of 1960. In high school she spent her summers...

Dorothy Isabel Miller Paxton

Dorothy Isabel Miller Paxton, 82, of Lathrop, Mo., passed away on August 15, 2017. Dorothy was born in Boston, Mass., on May 28, 1935. She graduated from UMKC in May of 1984 with a master’s degree in administrative justice. Dorothy worked as a probation officer prior to joining the Collections Department at The Kansas...

Richard “Dick” Campbell, Jr.

Richard “Dick” Campbell Jr., 67, Holt, Mo., passed away August 12, 2017. Richard was born February 7, 1950 to Richard Arlo and Dorothy (Reynolds) Campbell in Creston, Iowa. Richard retired from General Motors where he had worked as an electrician for over 30 years. He enjoyed spending time with...

Jonathon Lee Messick

Jonathon Lee Messick, 40, Overland Park, Kans., passed away August 10, 2017. Jonathon was born February 17, 1977 to John and Beverly (Chronister) Messick in Kansas City, Kans. Jon grew up in the Kansas City area. He was a 1996 graduate of North Kansas City High School. He then...

Carl Wayne Paxton

Carl Wayne Paxton, 71, of Lathrop, Mo., passed away on August 9, 2017. Carl was born in Amazonia, Mo., on May 6, 1946. Carl worked in the maintenance department at The Kansas City Star for 18 years where he met his wife, Dorothy. Carl continued to work there until...