Raymond Long

Raymond Long, age 73, passed on November 26, 2020 at Lawson Manor. He is survived by two sons, a brother, and a sister.

Betty D. Wilson

Betty D. Wilson, 93, of Excelsior Springs, Mo., passed away Wednesday, November 25, 2020 in Kansas City, Mo., after a lengthy battle with Alzheimer’s disease. Betty was born April 10, 1927 in Excelsior Springs, Mo., to David C. and Virgie McKown. Betty worked for Guys Foods for several years...

Eugene E. Jennings

Eugene E. Jennings, 77, of Holt, passed away November 24, 2020 at home. Gene was born on March 28, 1943, in Neosho, Mo., to LaVona DePriest Jennings and Francis Jennings. Later, the family moved to Yakima, Wash., where Gene spent his growing-up years. After graduation from Eisenhower High School...

Robert Henry Asbacher

Robert “Bob” Henry Asbacher, 79, passed away peacefully in his home in Excelsior Springs, Mo., on November 23, 2020. Bob passed away from heart failure. Bob was born on October 26, 1941 to May E. (Wilvert) and Robert W. Asbacher in Bronx, N.Y. Bob graduated from DeWitt-Clinton High School...

G. Dean Roush

G. Dean Roush was born April 16, 1936 in Moran, Kans., the first of four sons, to Fred and Elvira Roush. He grew up, graduated High School and attended Junior College in Iola, Kans. His first marriage gave him a son, David. On July 3, 1965 he married Zola...

Robert Shaffer

Robert S. Shaffer, 89, of Kearney, Mo., passed away Tuesday, November 17, 2020. He was born in the Kansas City area April 10, 1931. He is preceded in death by his first wife, Beverly Jeanne Shaffer; his older brother, John D. Shaffer Jr.; younger brother, Roy Shaffer; and sister,...

Joan Marie Vick

Joan Marie Vick, 79, of Excelsior Springs, Mo., passed away November 17, 2020. Mrs. Vick was born March 8, 1941 in Malden, Massachusetts to Charles C. and Rita M. (Amirault) Morris. Joan was preceded in death by her husband, Clinton Waldo Vick Jr. Survivors include her daughter; Cynthia Joy...

Patricia Lou Calvin

Patricia Lou Calvin, 89, of Excelsior Springs, Mo., passed away at Liberty Hospital on November 15, 2020 from complications of Covid 19. Mrs. Patricia Calvin was born on November 18, 1930 in Kansas City, Mo., to Harry Bryan Turk and Bonnie Dimple (Neely) Turk. Patricia graduated from Central High...

Savannah O. Mc Knuckles

Savannah O. Mc Knuckles, age 65, was born August 18, 1955, in Chicago, IL., to Elizabeth Mc Knuckles and Robert Lee Mc Knuckles (who has proceeded her in death). On June 11, 1979, Savannah was blessed with a son, Montaque Smith. Savannah departed this life peacefully in her home...

Dan Carson Watkins

Dan Carson Watkins, 64, passed away on November 10, 2020 at his home in Richmond, Mo. He was born on November 30,1955 to Hurshel and Alice (Wright) Watkins. Dan graduated from Braymer High School in 1973. He retired from the Missouri Department of Transportation in 2010. Dan married his...

Keith E. Arnold

Keith E. Arnold, 81, of Holt, Mo., passed away November 9, 2020.  His loving wife, Janet has lost her soulmate, but knows Keith is now in heaven. Keith was born November 2, 1939 in Morvia, Iowa. Keith is survived by his wife, Janet, and her two children, Ronda and...

Ronald Wayne Welch, Sr.

Ronald Wayne Welch, Sr., age 81, of Rayville, Mo., passed away, in his home, on Monday, November 9, 2020 surrounded by his family and with his wife by his side. He was born on July 10, 1939 in St. Joseph, Mo., to the late Jesse (Roberts) Jensen and Edward...