Obituaries

Local and area obituaries will be listed on this page. The information will be provided by funeral homes in conjunction with each family.

Joyce Hall

Joyce M. Hall, age 81 of La Plata, Missouri, passed away Thursday, November 19, 2020 at the La Plata Nursing Home. Born September 30,

Norma R. Miller

Norma R. Miller, age 90 of La Plata, Missouri, passed away Wednesday, November 18, 2020 at the La Plata Nursing Home. Born December 30,

Bonnie Sue Stewart

Bonnie Sue Stewart 71 of Kirksville passed away Tuesday, November 17, 2020 at The Pines in Kirksville. The daughter of Carol and Gladys (Hatcher)

Robert E Madsen

Robert E Madsen, age 92, of rural Kirksville passed away November 17, 2020 at his home. He was born May 1, 1928 in Minneapolis,

Janet Jean Miley

Janet Jean Miley, 83 of Broken Arrow, Oklahoma passed away, Sunday, November 8, 2020. She was born October 15, 1937 in Lacrosse, Missouri to

Amy Jo Hall

Amy Jo Hall, 64 years old, of Green City, Missouri, passed away Sunday, November 15, 2020 at Boone Hospital in Columbia, Missouri. Jo was

Michael Harry Zeigler

Michael Harry Zeigler, 74, went home to be with our Heavenly Father on Wednesday, November 18, 2020 at his home. The son of the

Dorothy Bonita Cole Link

Dorothy Bonita Cole Link, age 102, passed away Saturday, November 14, 2020, at The Pines Nursing Facility in Kirksville, MO. Dorothy was born July

Hazel Rae Wilkerson

Hazel Rae Wilkerson, 83 of LaPlata, Missouri passed away Friday, November 13, 2020. The daughter of Ray and Millie (Wilson) Grindstaff, she was born

Helen Jones

Helen Lois (Smoyer) Jones, 88, of Kirksville, Missouri, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on November 16, 2020. Born April 12,

Dwight Syferd

Dwight Syferd, 89, of Corydon, Iowa, passed away at Corydon Specialty Care in Corydon on Saturday, November 14, 2020. Dwight was married to Twylia

Merlin Easley

Merlin Easley, while at his home in Macon, passed peacefully to his Father in heaven by the grace of his Lord and Savior, Jesus

George Barlow

George Harold Barlow, 60, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away Tuesday, November 10, 2020 at Boone Hospital in Columbia, Missouri. The son of the late

Audry Atholene Cook

Audry Atholene Cook, 99, of Unionville, MO, passed away at the Sullivan County Memorial Hospital on November 8, 2020. Atholene was born in Putnam

Farrell Taylor

Farrell W. Taylor, 85 years old, of Milan, Missouri, passed away Wednesday, October 21, 2020 at Life Care Center in Brookfield, Missouri. Farrell was

Jean Logan

Jean Logan, 76, of Unionville, MO, passed away at the Putnam County Memorial Hospital after a long battle with cancer. Jean Logan was born

Jason Daniel Haley

Jason Daniel Haley, age 44, of Kirksville, MO passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, November 7, 2020. He was born September 17, 1976 to Daniel

Farrell W. Taylor

Farrell W. Taylor, 85 years old, of Milan, Missouri, passed away Wednesday, October 21, 2020 at Life Care Center in Brookfield, Missouri. Farrell was

Ruth Maurine Zuspann

Ruth Maurine Zuspann, age 93, of Edina, MO, passed away Monday, November 9, 2020 at her grandsons home rural Green Castle, MO. She was

Dean Trimble

Dean Trimble, 88, of Unionville, Missouri, passed away at Putnam County Memorial Hospital in Unionville on Wednesday, October 21, 2020. He had been in

Joseph Raymond Ward

Joseph Raymond Ward, Age 77, passed away on Saturday, October 31, 2020 at AdventHealth DeLand hospital in DeLand, Florida. He fought his battle with

Duane Turner

Duane Turner, age 83 of La Plata, Missouri, passed away Monday, November 9, 2020 at the La Plata Nursing Home. Born July 1, 1937

Christine Houston

Lura Christine (Van Fossen) Houston, passed away on Friday, November 6, 2020 at the Moore-Few Care Center in Nevada, MO. She was 100 years

Bonnie Rusk

Bonnie Rusk, 85 of Washington, formerly of Trenton, Missouri and Centerville, Iowa, passed away Monday, October 19, 2020. Bonnie was born May 30, 1935

Robert Donald Kasten

Robert Donald Kasten, 71 years old, of Winigan, Missouri, passed away surrounded by his family on Monday, November 9, 2020 at Boone Hospital Center

Donald D. McGuigan

Donald D. McGuigan, age 88, passed away on Thursday, November 5, 2020 at Cosper Veterans Nursing Home in Bonham, Texas. Graveside services with military

Jack Ellett

William Jackson “Jack” Ellett, 90, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away Tuesday, November 3, 2020 at his home. The son of the late William Howell

J.W. Harris

James Wilbur “J.W.” Harris, 84, of Greentop, Missouri, passed away Tuesday, November 3, 2020 at Northeast Regional Medical Center in Kirksville, Missouri. The son

Rick Rhoads

Rick Dale Rhoads, 58, of Unionville, Missouri passed away at the Putnam County Memorial Hospital on November 6th, 2020. Rick Rhoads was born in

Elmer Forrest Halley

Elmer Forrest Halley, 96, of Huntsville, Missouri, passed away Saturday, October 10, 2020, at the Harry S. Truman Memorial Veteran’s Hospital in Columbia, Missouri.

Rose Evelyn Vaughn LeBard

Rose Evelyn Vaughn LeBard, 79 years old, of Brookfield, Missouri, formerly of Browning, Missouri, passed away Wednesday, October 28, 2020 at Life Care Center

Bill March

Billy Eugene March, 88, of Greentop, Missouri, passed away Thursday, October 29, 2020 at the LaPlata Nursing Home in LaPlata, Missouri. The son of

James Martin

Jim Martin passed away early Sunday morning, (November 1, 2020) at his rural Putnam County home. The son of Clyde and Ruby (Mathes) Martin

Jimmie E. Bland

Jimmie E. Bland, 81, of Kirksville, Mo, passed away on Saturday October 31, 2020. He was born October 30, 1939 the son of the

Sylvia Irene Pearson

Sylvia Irene Pearson, 89, of Unionville passed away at the Putnam County Care Center on October 30, 2020. Sylvia Irene Pearson was born in

Edward Frederick Krueger

Edward F. Krueger passed to his eternal home on October 21, 2020 while at his home in Kirksville, Missouri. Ed was born to John

Brian Kline

Brian Michael Kline, age 33, of Mount Vernon, MO formerly of Edina, MO passed away Sunday, October 25, 2020 at his home in Mount

Dwane Truman Pauley

Dwane Truman Pauley, 86 years old, of Trenton, Missouri, passed away Tuesday, October 20, 2020 at Riverside Nursing and Rehab in Riverside, Missouri. Dwane

Charles (Chum) Eugene Wolken

Charles Eugene Wolken, 49 of rural Glenwood, Missouri passed away suddenly on Wednesday, October 21, 2020 at his home. The son of Simon Edward

William Keith “Bill” Drennan Jr

William Keith “Bill” Drennan Jr., 77, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away Thursday, October 22, 2020 at his home. The son of William Keith and

Scott Richard Barnes

Scott Richard Barnes, 68, of Novinger, Missouri, passed away Thursday, October 22, 2020 at his home. The son of the late Robert Raymond and

Jerry Todd

Jerry Todd, 86, of Newtown, Missouri, died at the Putnam County Care Center in Unionville, Missouri, on October 23, 2020. Jerry Wayne Todd was

Glenna Sue Wilkinson-Reihl

Glenna Sue (Novinger) Wilkinson-Reihl, 71, of Algonquin, Illinois, passed away Saturday (October 17, 2020) at Advocate Sherman Hospital in Elgin, Illinois. The daughter of

Joseph Lee Powers

Joseph Lee Powers, age 44, of Edina, MO, passed away Wednesday, October 21, 2020 near Durham, MO. He was born October 10, 1976, in

Farrell W. Taylor

Farrell W. Taylor, 85 years old, of Milan, Missouri, passed away Wednesday, October 21, 2020 at Life Care Center in Brookfield, Missouri. Farrell was

Stephen Dwight Shirley

Sergeant Stephen Dwight Shirley, 41 of Green City, Missouri passed away October 20, 2020. Stephen was born to Rebecca (Ralls) Hamill and Okel Shirley

Marvel Melissa Clarkson

Marvel Melissa Clarkson passed away peacefully with family by her side on October 19, 2020, at the age of 100. She was born on

James Robert Jaques

James Robert Jaques, 74, of Milan, Missouri passed away Wednesday, October 21, 2020 at Sullivan County Memorial Hospital in Milan. Robert was born on

Sandra Groom

A Graveside Memorial Service for Sandra Groom, 66 years old, from Springdale, Arkansas, will be held 3:00 pm Saturday October 24, 2020 at the

Charles Robert Clark

Charles R. Clark, 92 of Milan, Missouri who currently lived at The Veterans Home in Cameron, Missouri. He passed away Monday, October 19, 2020.