Gordon Anthony Mascari

Gordon A. Mascari, 61, formerly of Independence, Mo., passed away November 11, 2019 at his home in Lathrop, Mo. Gordon was born November 4, 1958 in West Covina, Calif., to Carole Jean Michaels. He is survived by his wife, Kristen Mascari; mother, Carole; sister, Rose; five children, Trey, Natasha,...

Neal E. Claypole

Neal E. Claypole, 82, Kansas City, Mo., met our heavenly Father Monday, November 11, 2019. Neal was born March 11, 1937 to George and Cora Opal Claypole in Polo, Mo. He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers; and one sister. He is survived by his wife,...

Edward A. Clark

Edward A. Clark, 65, of Edwards, Mo., passed away at 6:02 p.m. on November 11, 2019 at Lake Regional Hospital in Osage Beach, Mo.  Ed was born on August 15, 1954 in Fort Riley, Kans., to Clarence A. Clark and Patricia A. Clark.  Ed became an Eagle Scout and graduated...

Noe Madison Hale

Noe Madison Hale, 20, Rayville, Mo., born February 5, 1999, passed away on November 5, 2019 in Clay County, Mo. He is survived by adopted son, Rolley Hale; mother, Jenn Reasoner; father, Joseph Hale; sister, Caitlyn Reasoner; brothers, Mason Shearer and Jason Hale; grandparents, Jeff and Becky Neth; grandparents,...

Mary Jane Pitts

Mary Jane (Boyles) Pitts, 78, of Lawson, Mo., passed away November 4, 2019 at her home. Mary was born January 30, 1941 in Foster, Mo. Mary and Gene enjoyed square dancing and belonged to the Shooting Star Club of Liberty. Mary was preceded in death by her husband, Roy...

Sarah Susan Allen

Sarah Susan “Sue” Allen, 76, Excelsior Springs, MO,  born March 1, 1943, youngest of five children to Donald and Lorraine Kennicutt, passed from this Earth peacefully surrounded by loving family November 3, 2019. Sue was known by many for her high spirited and sometimes stubborn personality. Sue loved golf,...

Raymonda Jean Blackburn Hollis

Raymonda Jean Blackburn Hollis was born on April 10,,1933 in Mammoth Springs, Ark., and passed into the loving arms of Jesus on Sunday, November 3, 2019 in Liberty, Mo. The daughter of Charlie and Effie Blackburn, “Jeanie” was a member of the Church of Christ. She was skilled at...

John Robert Brunke

John Robert Brunke, 83, died November 3, 2019. John was born December 29, 1935 to Cecil and Helen Brunke.  He was a United States Army veteran.  He was united in marriage to Vera Jean Walker November 20, 1960. He was the third generation owner of Brunke Hardware and Auto...

Robert Keith Neal

Robert “Bob” Keith Neal, 90, of Excelsior Springs, Missouri, passed peacefully in his home on November 3, 2019. Bob was born on April 7, 1929 in Excelsior Springs, Missouri, the son of Edward Martin Neal and Elsie May (Cureton) Neal. Bob lived in Excelsior Springs all his life, making...

Connie Jean Love

Connie Love, 79, Excelsior Springs, MO., passed away November 2, 2019. Connie was born September 3, 1940.  She was a long-time resident of Excelsior Springs and a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She was married to Carl Love, her husband of 62 years.  They...

Johnny Ray Walters

Johnny Ray Walters, 67, Liberty, MO, passed away Thursday, October 31, 2019. Johnny was born June 18, 1952 in Eureka Springs, AR. John loved being surrounded by family and friends and hosting parties from his peaceful paradise that he and Penney created as their home. Johnny was preceded in...

Ninen “Junior” Stack

Junior Stack, 86, Excelsior Springs, Mo., passed away October 28, 2019. Junior was born February 8, 1933 to Ninen Hannah and Anna Fay (McElwee) Stack in Excelsior Springs, Mo.  He was a U.S. Army veteran.  He worked as a carpenter most of his life. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and...