Virginia Faye Carter

Virginia Faye Carter was born to Harry Leslie and Mary “Kathleen” (Hall) Crossett on November 6, 1920, in rural Clay County, near Kearney. On February 15, 2020, Virginia went home to her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, whom she met as a young girl and followed Him faithfully her...

Walter Sylvester Kloster

Walter “Walt” Kloster, 43, Platte City, Mo., passed away after a long, courageous fight with cancer at his home. Walter was born June 16, 1976.  He was a 1993 graduate of Platte County High School.  Walter was a very talented artist.  Walter was a devoted father and enjoyed spending...

John Steven Jewell

John Steven Jewell, 65, of Excelsior Springs, Mo., passed away February 10, 2020 in the comfort of his bed, surrounded by loved ones, after a battle with cancer. Steve was well known throughout the community and has left his mark as a stone mason, as well as his personality...

Vesta Lea Wheeler Fogle

Vesta Fogle, 69, Excelsior Springs, Mo., passed away Thursday, February 6, 2020 at her home. Vesta was born June 30, 1950 to Harlen Clark and Dorothy Lea Wheeler in Key West, Fla. She graduated from North Kansas City High School in 1968. She worked as a CNA in the...

Brenda Souders

Brenda Souders, 71, of Excelsior Springs, Missouri, passed away February 2, 2020 at North Kansas City Hospital. Ms. Souders was born September 12, 1948 in Kansas City, Kansas. She graduated from Excelsior Springs High School in 1966. Many in town knew her from the various places she worked, she...

Shirley Ann Carlow

Shirley Ann Carlow, 83, passed away Wednesday, January 29, 2020. She was born January 14, 1937 to Delbert and Mabel (Kincaid) Berry.  Mabel passed away when Mom was born due to a ruptured appendix. Mom was raised by Mabel’s parents, Ward and Winnie Kincaid. Shirley lived in Excelsior Springs...

Richard Henry Truckowski

Richard Henry Truckowski was born on December 17, 1944 in Bottineau, North Dakota. He went to his forever home to meet Jesus, the man he worshiped, on January 31, 2020. His surviving family members are his wife, Janis Truckowski; sister, Paulette Cote; brothers, Tony Truckowski and Johnny Truckowski; his...

Alice L. Dunlap

Alice L. Dunlap, born August 12, 1954, entered into heaven’s gate January 29, 2020.  Alice was born to Ruth and Harry Hamm.  Alice was a wife, mother, sister, aunt, nana and friend to many, she always brightened every life she touched. She is preceeded in death by her parents...

Jay France Lewis

Jay France Lewis, 93, Excelsior Springs, MO, passed away January 27, 2020 at North Kansas City Hospital. Mr. Lewis was born February 25, 1926 in Mountain Home, Arkansas.  He served in the Army during WWII in Pacific Theatre.  After his time in the service he worked on oil rigs...

James Van Cox

James “Jimmy” Van Cox, 73, of Ludlow, Mo., passed away January 26, 2020 at his home after losing his battle with cancer. Mr. Cox was born October 13, 1946 in Kansas City, MO. Jimmy, as he was known to most, retired from Ford Motor Company in 2002 after thirty...

Larry Ray Harbolt

Larry Ray “Bolt” Harbolt, 71, Lawson, MO, passed away January 26, 2020 at Valley Manor Care Center. Larry was born September 22, 1948 to George Eddie and Euda Geneva Hobbs Harbolt in Kansas City, MO. He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, George Harbolt and...

Audrey Faye Turner

Audrey Faye Turner, 90, of Excelsior Springs, Mo., passed away January 26, 2020 at Liberty Hospital, surrounded by her loving family. Audrey was born February 2, 1929, in Orrick, Mo., to Charley and Fern (Turner) Hill.  She graduated from Excelsior Springs High School. She went on to spend her...