Barbara Jeanne Davison

Barbara Jeanne Davison, 91, Overland Park, Kans., passed away October 29, 2018 at her home. Jeanne was born January 30, 1927 in Boise, Idaho.  She was a 60+ year member of the First United Methodist Church of Excelsior Springs where she was very active.  She enjoyed tole painting and...

Charles “Charlie” Edward Coleman, Jr.

Charlie Coleman died at Liberty Hospital after a long illness on Monday, October 29, 2018, at the age of 75. Charlie is survived by his daughters, Cathy Peoples, Knoxville, Mo., and Melanie Johnson, Kansas City, Mo.; grandchildren, Mason Harris, Liberty, Mo., and Cloey Denny, Kansas City, Mo.; sisters, Linda...

Doris Amelia Willis

Doris Amelia Willis, 88, of Excelsior Springs, passed away October 27, 2018. Doris was born July 19, 1930 in Boonville, Mo., to John C. and Amelia (Timm) Edwards.  Doris worked for many years at Job Corps.  She also worked as a bookkeeper and various other jobs.  She was always...

Gerald Leroy Alexander

Gerald Leroy Alexander, 71, of Lawson, Mo., passed away at home on Wednesday, October 25, 2018.  He was born November 16, 1946 to Elva Faye and Henry Alexander.  On February 11, 2011, Gerald married his long-lost love, Alice Marie Alexander.  Gerald was the most gentle, genuine, kind caring man...

Elizabeth Jane Fletcher

Elizabeth Jane Fletcher, 82, Excelsior Springs, Mo. ,passed away October 26, 2018. Elizabeth Jane Fletcher was born October 7, 1936 to Jessie Lewis and Anna Holthouse in Platte City, Mo.  Anna later married Clyde Leonard and Elizabeth was joined by siblings, James and Joy Leonard. She grew up and...

Jeremy Dean Novak

Jeremy Dean Novak, 34, Lawson, Mo., passed away October 26, 2018. Jeremy was born July 28, 1994 in North Kansas City, Mo.  He attended Lawson schools and wrestled when he was younger.  He enjoyed riding 4-wheelers and hanging out with friends. Jeremy leaves behind his two children, Aspin and...

Doris Kay Baird

Doris Kay Baird, 80, Lawson, Mo., went to be with her Lord and Savior on Saturday, October 20, 2018.  Doris Kay was born on September 27, 1938, in Ray County, Mo., the daughter of Emil Nolker and Elsie (Hankins) Nolker. She was united in marriage to Jesse DeWayne Baird...

Linda Kay Nicholson-Brown

Linda Kay Nicholson-Brown, 67, of Kansas City, Mo., passed away October 20, 2018 in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. Linda was born November 2, 1950 to John Will and Katherine (Wilborn) Nicholson. She worked as an Occupational Therapist throughout Kansas and later in Victoria, BC, Canada.  Linda graduated with an...

Ruth Ann Asbacher

Ruth Ann (Schreiber) Asbacher passed away peacefully at Liberty Hospital, at the age of 76, on October 17, 2018.  She passed away fighting pneumonia and Alzheimer’s. Ruth was born on May 28, 1942 in New York City.  She grew up in the Bronx and attended Central Commercial High School...

Leona O’Dell Dye

Leona O’Dell Dye, age 94, passed away October 14, 2018, at the Excelsior Springs Hospital. She was born in Excelsior Springs, Mo., on August 3, 1924, to Ezra and Edith O’Dell. Leona graduated from Excelsior Springs High School and she had various jobs.  Until passing away, she lived alone...

Laura Jean Deuser Boxford

Laura (Deuser) Boxford, age 65, of Lawson, Mo., passed away peacefully on October 12, 2018 at Garden Valley Healthcare Center. Laura was born February 7, 1953 in Kansas City, Mo., at Saint Mary’s Hospital. She was preceded in death by her parents, Wilma J. Deuser and Laurel E. Deuser....

Betty C. Hartel

Betty C. Hartel, age 93, passed away peacefully on October 12, 2018, surrounded by her family. She was born in Clay County, Missouri, near Smithville where she grew up and graduated from high school in 1943. She married Donald Hartel later that year on November 14. She was a...