Obituaries

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

Jolene Leota Kitzky

Jolene Leota Kitzky, 78, died on Thursday, July 29th, 2021 at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield. Jolene was born in February 1943 in Queens

Karen Sue (Cooper) DeVore

Karen Sue (Cooper) DeVore passed away July 24, 2021, at St. Luke’s East Hospital, Lee’s Summit, Missouri at the age of 79. Karen was

Gearldine (Garr) Turnbull

Gearldine (Garr) Turnbull, 75 of Unionville, Missouri passed away in Lucerne, Missouri on Friday, July 30, 2021. The daughter of Emery William Ernest and

James Oliver “Pete” Johnson

James Oliver “Pete” Johnson, 78 years old, of Green City, Missouri, passed away July 29, 2021 at Boone Hospital Center in Columbia. Jim was

David Copas

David Copas, 72, passed away at his home in Unionville, Missouri, on Friday, July 30, 2021, surrounded by his loving family. He had been

Dr. L. Stuart Vorkink

Dr. L. Stuart Vorkink, 80, of Kirksville, MO passed away at home on July 26, surrounded by his loving family. Stuart was born to

Clarence “Bud” Withrow

Clarence “Bud” Withrow, 61 of Kirksville, MO passed away Friday, July 23rd, 2021 at his home in Kirksville surrounded by his family. Bud is

Robye Sue Spalding

Robye Sue Spalding, 90 of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away Monday, (December 28th, 2020) at Kirksville Manor Care in Kirksville. The daughter of Benjamin and

David Carlyle Eitel

David Carlyle Eitel, age 83 of La Plata, Missouri, passed away Tuesday, July 27, 2021 at his home. Born January 3, 1938 near Barnsville,

Dallie Leon Claybrook

Dallie Leon Claybrook, 87, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away, Monday, July 26, 2021 at Macon Samaritan Hospital in Macon, MO. Dallie was born November

Mildred U. Bragg

Mildred U. Bragg, age 100 of Novelty, Missouri, passed away Wednesday, July 28, 2021 at Boone Hospital in Columbia, Missouri. Born April 18, 1921

Kathryn Lila Draper

Kathryn Lila (Steele) Draper of rural Adair County, Missouri passed into Glory Monday, July 26, 2021. She is a child of the King, was

DeWayne Everett Johnson

DeWayne Everett Johnson, 53, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away unexpectedly, Tuesday, July 27, 2021 at his home. Born March 31, 1968, DeWayne was the

Michael Leonard Hennen

Michael Leonard Hennen of Novinger, Missouri, went to be with the Lord on July 25th, 2021. Michael was an ordained minister and missionary to

Evelyn Richardson

Evelyn Richardson, 90, of Martinstown, Missouri, passed away at the Putnam County Care Center in Unionville, Missouri, on Thursday, July 22, 2021. She had

Tracy Lynn Snelling

Tracy Lynn Snelling age 49, of Baring, MO passed away Tuesday, July 20, 2021, at her home in Baring. She was born November 25,

Glen Alan Fedderson

Glen Alan Fedderson, 48, of Unionville, Missouri, passed away at the Milan Healthcare Facility in Milan, Missouri, on July 16, 2021. Glen was born

Charlotte Grace (Schrage) Holt

Charlotte Grace (Schrage) Holt, 84, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away Thursday, July 22, 2021 at Northeast Regional Medical Center in Kirksville. Born November 14,

Donna Faye Patterson

Donna Faye Patterson age 88, of Edina, MO passed away Friday, July 23, 2021 in the Knox County Nursing Home. She was born April

William F. “Bill” Lewis

William F. “Bill” Lewis, 92, of Edina, Missouri, passed away Sunday, July 18, 2021, at The Pines in Kirksville, Missouri, surrounded by family. He

Rosetta Lea (Major) Gingerich

Rosetta Lea (Major) Gingerich, 87, passed away Monday, July 19, 2021 at Boone Hospital Center in Columbia, Missouri. Rosetta was born on June 28,

Nona Hazel Hopper

Nona Hazel Hopper, age 88 of Macon, Missouri, passed away Tuesday, July 20, 2021 at her home. Born January 19, 1933 in Browning, Missouri,

Sharon Ann (Klinginsmith) Rouse

Sharon (Klinginsmith) Rouse, 78, passed away at the North Kansas City Hospice House in North Kansas City, Missouri, on Monday, July 19, 2021. Sharon

Rebecca Jane (Reynolds) Johnson

Rebecca Jane (Reynolds) Johnson, 67, of Newtown, Missouri passed away peacefully after battling cancer Monday, July 19, 2021, surrounded by family at her daughter’s

Howard Eldon Anderson

Howard Eldon Anderson, 96 of rural Lancaster, Missouri passed away at his home on Tuesday, July 20, 2021. The son of Finis Clifton and

Michael Gail Ratliff

Michael Gail Ratliff, age 60, of Edina, MO, passed away Sunday, July 18, 2021, at his home in Edina, MO. He was born, October

William Jeffery “Jeff” Smith

William Jeffery “Jeff” Smith, age 71, of Centralia, MO formerly of Novelty, MO, passed away Thursday morning, July 15, 2021. Jeff was born May

Janice “Kay” Kirschman

Janice “Kay” Kirschman, 75, of Kirksville, MO, passed away Sunday, July 18, 2021 at La Plata Nursing Home. Kay was born in Bannock County,

Roberta Kathleen Anderson

Roberta Kathleen Anderson, age 95 of Edina, MO died Friday, July 16, 2021 at Northeast Missouri Regional Medical Center in Kirksville. She was born

Arlene Crawford

Arlene Crawford, 99 of Kirksville, Missouri passed away Thursday evening, July 8th, 2021 at Highland Crest Assisted Living, where she had been a resident

Cecelia Janet Winkler

Cecelia Janet Winkler, 80, of Kirksville, MO, passed from this earth and entered into the presence of heaven on July 11, 2021. Born Cecelia

Dick Ray “Dickie” White

Dick Ray “Dickie” White, 75, of Russell, Iowa, formerly of Green Castle, Missouri, passed away at his son’s home in Novinger, Missouri, on Monday,

Rickey Lynn McClaran

Rickey Lynn McClaran, 69, of Harris, Missouri, passed away Thursday, July 8, 2021, at the University of Kansas Medical Center in Kansas City, Kansas.

Maria Theresa Berry

Maria Theresa Berry, 43, passed away suddenly on July 7, 2021 in St. Louis, MO. She was born on October 14, 1977 in Kirksville,

Gonda L. Manning

Gonda L. Manning, 92 of Kirksville passed away at home surrounded by loved ones. She went to be with her Lord and Savior on

Kibbee Belle (Daniels) Broseghini

Kibbee Belle (Daniels) Broseghini, 79, of Novinger, Missouri, passed away Saturday, July 3, 2021 at The Pines in Kirksville. She was born March 24,

Larry Don Scott

Larry Don Scott, 63 years old passed away June 11, 2021, at the University of Missouri Hospital in Columbia, Missouri. He was a former

Rosa Lee (Kamman) Wheeler

Rosa Lee (Kamman) Wheeler, 90 of Lancaster, Missouri passed away at the Schuyler County Nursing Home in Queen City, Missouri on January 11, 2021

Sharon Ruth Pierson

Sharon Ruth Pierson, 79, of Pollock, Missouri, passed away Thursday morning, July 1, 2021 in Liberty, Missouri. Sharon was born August 10, 1941 in

Jon Cullum

Jon Cullum, 56, of Unionville, Missouri, passed away at the Putnam County Memorial Hospital in Unionville on Wednesday, June 23, 2021. He had experienced

Betty Marie (Bragg) Moore

Betty Marie (Bragg) Moore, 88, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away Monday, July 5, 2021 at The Arbors in Kirksville. Born June 18, 1933 in

Mildred Lorene Lucas

Mildred Lorene Lucas, age 87, of Novinger, Missouri, passed away on Thursday, July 1, 2021 at Northeast Regional Medical Center in Kirksville, Missouri. Mildred

Linda Lee Barnett

Linda Lee Barnett, 73 of Kirksville passed away Tuesday, June 29, 2021 at University Hospital in Columbia, Missouri. The daughter of Stanley and Maxine

Phil “Bubby” Ruggles

Phil “Bubby” Ruggles, 70, of Worthington, Missouri, passed away at the University of Missouri Hospital and Clinics in Columbia, Missouri, after a brief illness.

Linda Kay May

Linda Kay May, 68 years old, of Milan, Missouri, passed away Tuesday, June 29, 2021 at St. Luke’s Hospice House in Kansas City. Linda

Loise Loretta Gunn

Loise Loretta Gunn, 55 years old, of Green City, Missouri, passed away Thursday, June 3, 2021 at Boone Hospital Center in Columbia, Missouri. Loise

Roene Ditmars

Roene Ditmars, 95, of Greentop, Missouri, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Wednesday, June 30, 2021. She was born September

Ray Virgil Tripp Jr

Ray Virgil Tripp Jr. passed away tragically and unexpectedly on Monday, June, 14th 2021, at his home in Knox County, MO. Ray’s last day

Gloria June (Lene) Jacobs

Gloria June (Lene) Jacobs, age 82 of Elmer, Missouri, passed away Tuesday, June 29, 2021 at Kirksville Manor Care Center in Kirksville, Missouri. She