Mona Lee (Peterson) Schmidt

Mona Lee (Peterson) Schmidt passed away November 28, 2017. She was born March 6, 1940 to Fred and Maxine (Fugitt) Peterson. Mona was raised on a farm off Nation Road in Holt, Mo. She married Richard Schmidt in 1960 and raised their two children, Barry and Sue, on their...

John Friesen

On November 26, 2017 John K. Friesen of Rayville, Missouri was transformed from his earthly life to a place Jesus had reserved for him in heaven. To God be the Glory! John was born in Mountain Lake, Minnesota on April 5, 1940 to John A. and Katie (Rahn) Friesen...

Stephanie Ann Coratti

Stephanie Ann (Gensler) Coratti, 49, passed away Friday, November 24, 2017 at Liberty Hospital. Stephanie was born August 5, 1968 in Kansas City, Mo. She is survived by her loving husband, Joe Coratti; her four children, Amber Beverlin, Aaron Steinke, Jeremy Swett, and Toni Coratti; nine grandchildren, Ashton, Justin,...

Sandra Kay Short

Sandra Kay Till Short, 77, of Excelsior Springs, Mo., passed away November 20, 2017. Sandra was born September 16, 1940 to Virgil and Virginia Till in Hannibal, Mo.  She married Robert Short on November 26, 1965.  She was a member of St. Ann Catholic Church and Devine Stichers Quilting...

Stephen Lewis Pate

Stephen Lewis Pate 68 of Excelsior Springs, surrounded by loved ones passed on Monday November 20,2017. Stephen was born on July 26,1949 to Charles Nolan Pate and Ila “Fern” (Zirjacks) Pate Arbuckle.  He married Sandra Obermeier on May 30, 1970. Stephen was a Vietnam Veteran serving in the Army...

David Maurice O’Dell

Life Notes Sunrise April 2, 1926 ~ Sunset November 18, 2017 The coolness of spring claims his birth. The depression years witnessed the entry of David Maurice O’Dell to this universe on April 2, 1926 in Orrick, Missouri, to the parentage of the late Clarence O’Dell and Reca Summers...

Staci Michelle Porter

Staci Michelle Porter was a a loving Mother, Daughter, Sister, Granddaughter, Great Granddaughter, Niece, Aunt, Cousin and a Friend to many. She passed away unexpectedly November 17, 2017 at the age of 30. Staci was born January 9, 1987 to Kristina and Nathan Porter. She grew up and attended...

Michael Anthony Neil Cherrito

Michael “Azzurro” Cherrito, 32, went home to be with his Savior on November 17, 2017 after a brave three year battle with brain cancer. He was born on June 9, 1985 in Kansas City, the son of Carl and Rhonda (Tebbs) Cherrito. At the time of his passing, Michael...

Leta Viola Lehman

Leta Viola Lehman (Needels) of Kearney, Mo., passed away early on Wednesday, November 15, 2017. She was 97 years old. Leta was born on November 24, 1919 in Ludlow, Mo., to parents Effie and James Needels. She married Russell Lehman on December 24, 1935 and they had six children...

Jeanette V. Hansen

Jeanette V. Hansen was born on January 12, 1926 to George and Erna Johnson of Clintonville, Wisconsin.  She graduated with a degree in Elementary Ed and taught first and second grade for 11 years.  She married Warren G. Hansen in 1955; they were married for 52 years. Jeanette (Jean),...

Gary L. Bradberry

Gary L. Bradberry,75, of Kearney, MO, passed away at 7:18 p.m. Thursday, November 9, 2017 at home with his family. Gary was born December 12, 1941 to Woody and Marie Bradberry, deceased. Gary was a veteran of the Air Force serving his country during the Vietnam War.  He was...

Ronald “Ron” Parker

Ronald “Ron” Parker, 82, of Kearney, MO, passed away November 10, 2017.  He was born April 8, 1935 in Lawson, MO, to Jewell and Virginia Pate Parker. He worked most of his life in the car and truck industry. Ron was full of wit and humor.  He always had...