Memorial Funeral Home & Memorial Park Cemetery

Memorial Funeral Home & Memorial Park Cemetery offer Columbia-area families the finest in personalized service all at one location. This not only means added convenience and simplicity when planning final arrangements, but lower costs as well. Our caring staff members are always on hand to offer assistance and answer any questions you may have. At Memorial Funeral Home & Memorial Park Cemetery, we believe that every life is unique, and every funeral should be too. We celebrate life. For those who would like to plan ahead, we offer The Simplicity Plan® prearrangement program, an easy way to handle an important family responsibility. MEMORIAL FUNERAL HOME Our professional staff welcomes you to the warm and friendly atmosphere of Memorial Funeral Home. We're here to listen and provide options to meet your needs. Whether you prefer cremation with a small family gathering or would like a large traditional funeral, you can trust us to assist you in planning and honoring your final wishes. Memorial Funeral Home, founded in 1953, is located on the grounds of Memorial Park Cemetery. The funeral home features a beautiful chapel with a cathedral ceiling and seating for 200 guests. There are also three spacious staterooms and a lounge area for family and friends. Ample parking is available as well. MEMORIAL PARK CEMETERY A profound serenity embraces those who visit Memorial Park Cemetery. Since its founding in 1928, families of the Columbia community have embraced Memorial Park as one of the area's finest and most beautiful resting places. Memorial Park offers traditional ground burial, lawn crypts and mausoleum entombment. Memorial Park Cemetery's Eternal Life Garden has various options for cremation memorialization. Memorial Park has also added several options for designing personal mausoleums, providing future generations with their own unique choices of everlasting remembrance.


Our Obituaries

Neil Joseph Sargentini

August 30, 1947 - September 28, 2017

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Cephas Jackson

May 26, 1919 - September 27, 2017

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Cephas Jackson

May 26, 1919 - September 27, 2017

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Bernice D. Berner

November 20, 1939 - September 27, 2017

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Timothy Todd Meador

October 9, 1964 - September 22, 2017

Timothy Todd Meador1964-2017 Tim Meador, 52, of Columbia, MO passed away Friday, September 22, 2017 at Barnes-Jewish-Christian Hospital in St. Louis, MO. Visitation will be from 10-11 am, Saturday, September 30, 2017 with memorial service at 11 am at Memorial Funeral Home 1217 Business Loop 70 West, Columbia, MO. Internment will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery.Tim was born October 9, 1964 in...
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Michael James Francis Byrne

November 9, 1972 - September 20, 2017

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Mchael James Francis Byrne

November 9, 1972 - September 20, 2017

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Pumma Sing

February 1, 1964 - September 19, 2017

Pumma Sing1964-2017Pumma Sing, 53, of Columbia, MO passed away Tuesday, September 19, 2017 in Ashland, MO. Visitation will be 1-2pm Saturday, September 23 at Memorial Funeral home 1217 Business Loop 70 west Columbia, MO. Funeral service will begin at 2pm, followed by cremation. Three children, five grandchildren, five sisters, and several other family members survive him.Online condolences may be...
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Mark Herman Thelen

December 13, 1935 - September 18, 2017

Mark H. Thelen, M.D.1935-2017Mark H. Thelen, Ph.D, passed away peacefully on September 18, 2017, at Boone Hospital Center in Columbia, Missouri.A memorial service will be held at 2:00 pm on Wednesday September 20, 2017 at The Crossing Church, 3615 Southland Dr Columbia, MO. Mark was born on December 13, 1935, in Fowler Michigan, the son of Julius and Anna Thelen, who preceded him in death. Mark...
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Gary Alan Nichols

February 26, 1968 - September 15, 2017

Gary Alan Nichols, 49, of Columbia, MO, passed away Friday, September 15, 2017, in Columbia, MO.Visitation will be held Wednesday, September 20, 2017 from 2:00pm-3:00pm at Memorial Funeral Home. The Memorial service will follow immediately after at 3:00pm on Wednesday, September 20, 2017.Gary was born on February 26, 1968 in Mexico, MO to Donnie Lee and Margaret Ann (Newman) Nichols. He graduated...
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Anna P. Calvin

October 8, 1924 - September 15, 2017

Anna P. Calvin, 92, of Centralia, MO, passed away Friday, September15, 2017, at her residence, in Centralia, MO.Visitation will be held Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at 10:00 am - 11:00 am at Memorial funeral Home. Funeral service will follow at 11:00 am on Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at the funeral home. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery.Anna was born October 8, 1924 in Columbia, MO the...
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Michael Lewis Dorman

September 12, 1948 - September 15, 2017

Michael L. Dorman, 69, of Columbia, MO, passed away Friday, September15, 2017, at University Hospital in Columbia, MOVisitation will be held Thursday, September 21, 2017 at 5:00 pm - 6:00 6m at Memorial funeral Home. Memorial service will follow at 6:00 pm on Thursday, September 21, 2017 at the funeral home. Burial will be at a later date in Missouri Veterans Cemetery in Jacksonville, MO.Michael...
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Donald Glenn Collins

October 16, 1931 - September 14, 2017

Don Collins1931-2017 Donald Glenn Collins, 85, died peacefully in his home on September 14. He was a beloved husband, father, grandfather, and friend. A graveside service will be held at Memorial Park Cemetery 1217 Business Loop 70 West Columbia, MO on Sunday, September 17 at 1:00pm.Don was fourth of seven children born to Glenn and Lorraine (Nichols) Collins. He grew up in rural Boone County and...
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Gladman Rosine Palmer

February 21, 1948 - September 13, 2017

Gladman R. Palmer, 69, of Columbia, MO, passed away Wednesday, September13, 2017, at Parkside Manor, in Columbia, MO.Visitation will be held Sunday, September 24, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Memorial funeral Home. Gladman was born February 21, 1948 in Boone County, MO the daughter of Rienzo H. and Lula Cleo (Eaton) Palmer who preceded her in death. She owned and operated her own cleaning...
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Sylvia Jean Murray

February 4, 1936 - September 12, 2017

Sylvia Jean Murray, 80, of Columbia, MO, passed away Tuesday, September12, 2017, at Riverdell Care Center, in Boonville, MO. Visitation will be held Friday, September 15, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at Memorial funeral Home. Memorial service will follow at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, September 15, 2017 at the funeral home. Officiating will be Reverend Jerry Coleman.Sylvia was born February 4, 1937...
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Gene M. Drane

June 21, 1924 - September 11, 2017

Gene McBride Drane, 93, of Columbia passed away on September 11, 2017. Born June 21, 1924 in Columbia, Missouri on the family farm. He attended the one room schoolhouse in Woodlandville, then started high school in Harrisburg and ultimately graduated from Hickman High School in 1941. He began his studies at the University of Missouri - Columbia then joined the war effort and served in the...
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Mary Virginia Schmidtlein

December 2, 1927 - September 10, 2017

Mary Virginia Schmidtlein1927-2017 Mary Virginia Schmidtlein (nee Holland), fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church, died peacefully at home on Sunday, September 10, 2017. Visitation Saturday, Sept. 16, 9:00 – 10:45 a.m. followed by the Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 a.m. at Our Lady of Lourdes, 903 Bernadette Dr., Columbia, MO 65203. Interment at St. Francis Xavier...
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Hugh Lee Roach

November 25, 1926 - September 9, 2017

Hugh Arno Roach, age 90, of Columbia, passed away on Saturday, September 9, 2017.Memorial service will on Sunday, October 29 at 2pm at Broadway Christian Church, 2601 W. Broadway, Columbia, MO. Officiating will be Rev. Tim Carson. Burial was held in Memorial Park Cemetery with full military honors. Hugh was born in Muscogee, OK to the late Lloyd Laverne Roach and Edyth McKay Milton on November...
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Alberta Franke

November 12, 1920 - September 9, 2017

Alberta (Bert) Franke1920—2017 Alberta “Bert” Franke, 96, of Columbia, MO passed away, Saturday, September 9, 2017in Columbia, MO. Visitation will be from 10:30am-11:30am Thursday, September 14, 2017at Memorial Funeral Home, 1217 Business Loop 70 West, Columbia, MO. Funeral servicewill be 11:30am Thursday at Memorial, and entombment will follow in Memorial ParkCemetery’s...
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Don Pedro Matthews

July 27, 1932 - September 5, 2017

Don P. Matthews, 85, of Columbia passed away on Tuesday, September 5, 2017 at home surrounded by his loving family.Burial with full military honors will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, September 8, 2017, at Missouri Veteran’s Cemetery in Jacksonville. A memorial service will be held in Akron, Ohio at a later date.Don was born on July 27, 1932, in Martinsville, VA, the son of Joseph John...
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Norma Henson

November 16, 1957 - September 4, 2017

Norma Jean Henson, 59, of Columbia passed away on Monday, September 4, 2017, at her residence.Visitation will be held from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Friday, September 8, 2017 at Memorial Funeral Home. A Memorial Service will be held at 2:00 p.m. following visitation at the funeral home, with Rev. Tom Gaddy officiating. She was born on November 16, 1957, in St. Louis, Missouri, the daughter of...
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William Lloyd Womack

July 5, 1925 - September 2, 2017

Rev. Dr. William L. Womack Sr, 92, of Columbia, passed away Saturday, September 2, 2017, at Veterans Home, in Mexico, MO. Visitation will be on Tuesday, September 5, 2017 at from 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM at Parkade Baptist Church, 2102 N Garth Ave, Columbia, MO. Memorial service will follow on Tuesday, September 5, 2017 at 11:00 AM at church. Officiating will be Rev. Chris Cook. Inurnment will...
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Freda Leila Martz

October 27, 1944 - August 31, 2017

Freda L. Martz, 72, of Columbia, passed away Thursday, August 31, 2017, at Boone Hospital Center in Columbia, MO. Visitation will be on Sunday, September 3, 2017 at Memorial Funeral Home from 1:00 PM -3:00 PM. Funeral services will be on Monday, September 4, 2017 at 10:00 AM at the funeral home. Freda was born on October 27, 1944 in Oakes, ND, the daughter of Fred and Emily (Schumacher)...
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Karen Sue Brown

October 28, 1944 - August 31, 2017

Karen Sue Flickinger Brown(1944-2017)Karen Brown, 72 of Columbia, MO passed away Thursday, August 31, 2017, in Columbia. Graveside service will be at 10:00 a.m., Tuesday, September 5, 2017 at Memorial Park Cemetery located at 2017 Business Loop, 70 West, Columbia, MO. Karen was born on October 28, 1944 in Bloomington, Illinois to James Harrison Flickinger and Pearl Nadine Sanders Flickinger. ...
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Juanita Valentine

August 6, 1934 - August 31, 2017

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Manuel Angel Espinosa-Rodriguez

May 25, 1961 - August 30, 2017

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Manuel Angel Estinosa-Rodriguez

May 25, 1961 - August 30, 2017

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Thu Ba Le

July 1, 1939 - August 30, 2017

Thu Ba Le, 78, Columbia, MO passed away on Wednesday, August 30, 2017 at his residence in Columbia, MO.Visitation will be on Friday, September 1, 2017 from 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM at Memorial Funeral Home. Funeral service will be on Saturday, September 2, 2017 at 1:00 PM at the funeral home.Thu was born on July 1, 1939 in Phan Thiet, Vietnam the son of Xuan Ba Le and Quyen Thi Phan who preceded...
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Ervin Albert Bentlage

November 23, 1931 - August 29, 2017

Ervin A. Bentlage passed away on August 29th after living a long and happy life of 85 years.Visitation service will be held from 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints at 904 Old Highway 63 South in Columbia on Saturday, September 2, 2017. Funeral service will immediately follow at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, September, 2 at the church. Ervin was the sixth of nine...
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Vera Frances Coats

June 4, 1927 - August 27, 2017

Vera J. Coats, 90, Columbia, MO passed away on Sunday, August 27, 2017 at University Hospital in Columbia, MO.Visitation will be on Wednesday, August 30, 2017 from 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM at Memorial Funeral Home. Memorial service will be on Thursday, August 31, 2017 at 10:00 AM at the funeral home, with Rev. Wesley Knight officiating. Inurnment will be in Memorial Park Cemetery and will be at a...
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Darold Ray Davis

June 25, 1946 - August 25, 2017

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Darold Ray Davis

June 25, 1946 - August 25, 2017

Darold Ray Davis, 71, Columbia, MO passed away on Friday, August 25, 2017 at University Hospital in Columbia, MO. Visitation will be on Saturday, September 2, 2017 from 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM at Memorial Funeral Home. Funeral service will follow at 10:00 AM at the funeral home. Darold was born on June 25, 1946 in Columbia, MO the son of Robert Vernon and Edith (Peacher) Davis, who preceded him...
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William Henry Shaw

March 10, 1925 - August 25, 2017

The Greatest Generation lost another of its own with the passing of World War II veteran William Henry Shaw on August 25, 2017. He passed away holding the hand of his wife of 70 years and surrounded by his loving family.Funeral services will be held September 9, 2017, at the Memorial Funeral Home, Columbia, Missouri. Visitation will be at 12:30 pm with a memorial service following at 1:30 pm. ...
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Curtis Allen Bohl

July 4, 1964 - August 23, 2017

Curtis Bohl, 53, of Columbia, MO passed away Wednesday, August 23, 2017 at the Life Care Center in St. Louis, MO. Curtis was born July 4, 1964 in Jefferson City, MO. He was the son of Robert and late Katherine (Keller) Bohl.Curtis graduated from Hermann High School and received his bachelors from UMC College of Agriculture in 1986. He worked as a network engineer for Landmark Bank for over 20...
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Laura Jane Buckler

August 17, 1925 - August 23, 2017

Laura Jane Buckler, 92, of Columbia, MO passed away Wednesday, August 23, 2017, at Provision Living in Columbia, MO. Visitation will be on Monday, August 28, 2017 from 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM at Memorial Funeral Home. Funeral service will follow on Monday, August 28, 2017 at 12:00 PM at the funeral home. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery. Jane was born on August 17, 1925 in Boone...
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Irma Sue Gray

December 9, 1945 - August 20, 2017

Sue Gray, 71, of Fulton passed away on Sunday, August 20, 2017 at Southampton Place.Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, August 23, 2017, at Memorial Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 24, 2017 at Memorial Funeral Home. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery. Sue was born on December 9, 1945, in Mexico, Missouri, the...
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Julie Anne Sword

February 10, 1961 - August 20, 2017

Julie Ann Sword1961-2017Julie Sword, 56, of Columbia, MO passed away Sunday, August 20, 2017 after a long illness. Private Memorial services will be held in Kansas City in Mid-September at a location yet to be determined.Julie was born February 10, 1961 in Kansas City, MO to Laurence and Shirley McInerney Silks. She was a graduate of the University of Missouri, having earned a Bachelor of Science...
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Brown G. Bass

July 23, 1934 - August 19, 2017

Brown G. Bass 83, of Columbia, MO passed away Saturday, August 19, 2017, at Boone Hospital in Columbia, MO. Graveside service will be held on Thursday, August 24, 2017 at 10:00 AM at Memorial Park Cemetery in Columbia, MO. Brown was born on July 23, 1934 in Seminole, AL the son of Robert L. and Mary C. (Givins) Bass who preceded him in death. He was married on October 13, 1952 in Arcadia, FL...
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Justin Kyle Wilson

February 17, 1986 - August 18, 2017

Justin “Kyle” Wilson, 31, of Harrisburg, MO passed away Friday, August 18, 2017, at University Women’s & Children’s Hospital in Columbia, MO. Visitation will be on Friday, August 25, 2017 from 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM at Memorial Funeral Home, Columbia, MO. Memorial service will follow at 6:00 PM on Friday, August 25, 2017 at the funeral home. Kyle was born on...
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Paul Raymond Thornburg

June 22, 1924 - August 17, 2017

Paul Thornburg, 93, Columbia, MO passed away on August 17, 2017 at Boone Hospital.Visitation will be on Wednesday, August 23, 2017 at Memorial Funeral Home from 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM. Funeral services will follow at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, August 23, 2017 at the funeral home. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery.Paul was born on June 22, 1924 in Tulsa, OK the son of Ernest Benjamin and Cloe E. ...
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Julie Gay McGlasson

April 28, 1961 - August 16, 2017

Julie G. McGlasson, 56, of Columbia, passed away Wednesday, August 16, 2017, at her home in Columbia, MO. Memorial service will be held on August 26, at 1:00pm at Community United Methodist Church, 3301 W Broadway, Columbia, MO. Julie was born on April 28, 1961 in Jefferson City, MO the daughter of Billy Burke and Wanda Mae (Marine) McGlasson. She was a special education teacher for many years...
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Russell John Hendrickson

January 20, 1928 - August 13, 2017

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Betty J. Whitworth

September 24, 1932 - August 12, 2017

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William Bernard Stocker

June 18, 1923 - August 10, 2017

Dr. Bill Stocker1923-2017“Doc Bill”, 94, of Springfield, passed away peacefully in Columbia, MO on Thursday, August 10, 2017 at Candlelight Lodge assisted living facility .Bill was born June 18, 1923 in Monett, MO to Will and Jessie Stocker. He would follow in his uncle’s footsteps and become a dentist, graduating from Washington University School of Denistry in St. Louis.. He...
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Lila Kay Scott

March 9, 1950 - August 8, 2017

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Leigh Shelden Shaffer

March 8, 1947 - August 5, 2017

Leigh S. Shaffer, 70, of Columbia, passed away Saturday, August 5, 2017, at his home in Columbia, MO. He is survived by his wife, Barbara, daughter, Victoria Shaffer, son-in-law, Ed Merkle, and his two grandchildren, Lila and Grant. Visitation will be from 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM on Wednesday, August 9, 2017 at The Crossing, 3615 Southland Dr, Columbia, MO. Celebration of Life will follow at 2...
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Pamela Carol Speer

October 16, 1942 - August 4, 2017

Pamela Carol Speer died Aug. 4, 2017 after a short illness.Services were private.She is the daughter of William and Dixie Speer. She is survived by sisters Janet Peek (Terry), Deborah McMillen (Randall), Martha Rouby (David) and brother, Paul Speer (Robin). Also surviving are nieces and nephews Brian and Tyler Peek; Sarah, Travis, Lucas McMillen; Ryan and Kristen Speer; Zach and Trevor Bogart...
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Richard Leon King

August 4, 1930 - July 31, 2017

Richard L. (Bill) King, Sr., 86, of Columbia, passed away Monday, July 31, 2017, at Boone Hospital Center in Columbia, MO. A Memorial Gathering will be held at 2:00 PM on Saturday, August 5, 2017, at the Elks Lodge, 4747 E. Elk Park Dr., Columbia, MO. Bill was born on August 4, 1930, in Columbia, MO, the son of Judd and Rose Heisler King.He attended Hickman High School and was a lifelong...
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George Franklin Fadler

March 15, 1944 - July 30, 2017

George F. Fadler, 73, of Columbia passed away on Sunday, July 30, 2017 at his residence. He was born on March 15, 1944, in Sikeston, Missouri, the son of Lester A. and Nina Pearl (Clauser) Fadler, both of whom preceded him in death. George served in the United States Army from 1966 to 1968. He worked as a fisheries biologist in several places, including Anchorage, Alaska, where he did research...
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Mary Ann Frances Caldwell

July 23, 1924 - July 30, 2017

Mary Ann Frances Caldwell1924-2017 Mary Ann Caldwell, 93, of Columbia, MO passed away Sunday, July 30, 2017 in Columbia, MO. Visitation will be from 6-8pm, Friday, August 4, 2017 at Memorial Funeral Home 1217 Business Loop 70 West, Columbia; where the Rosary will be prayed at 7:45pm. Mass of Christian burial will be 10am, Saturday, August 5, 2017 at Our Lady of Lourdes...
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Carita Lee Roach

January 19, 1927 - July 29, 2017

Carita Lee Peters Roach, age 90, of Columbia, passed away on Saturday, July 29, 2017.Visitation will be held on Saturday, August 5, 2017 from 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM at Memorial Funeral Home. The funeral service will follow at 2:00 PM on Saturday, August 5, 2017 at the funeral home. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery. She was born in Poplar Bluff, MO to the late Emery T. Peters and Opal...
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William Alexander Hoevel

November 30, 1926 - July 28, 2017

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Nestor R. Canoy

March 7, 1927 - July 27, 2017

Nestor Rabe Canoy1927-2017 Nestor Rabe Canoy, M.D., 90, of Columbia, Missouri passed away peacefully on Thursday, July 27, 2017 at his daughter’s home in Cebu, Philippines. His son, Rev. Chas Canoy, celebrated a funeral Mass in Cebu on Monday, July 31. His remains were brought to Columbia, where the Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, August 26, 2017 at Our Lady of...
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Mark William Baechle

January 20, 1955 - July 27, 2017

Mark W. Baechle, 62, of Columbia, passed away July 27, 2017, at home.Memorial services will be held at 11:00 a.m. at Missouri United Methodist church at 204 S. 9th St, Columbia, MO on Friday, August 4, 2017. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at the church. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery.Mark was born January 20, 1955, in Webster Groves, Missouri to Raymond and Ruth ...
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Barbara Lou Ravenscraft

June 8, 1928 - July 27, 2017

Barbara L. Ravenscraft1928-2017Barbara Ravenscraft, 89, of Rocheport, MO departed this life for her heavenly home on Thursday, July 27, 2017, in Columbia, MO. Visitation will be from 5-7pm, Sunday July 30, at Memorial Funeral Home in Columbia. Funeral service will be 10:30 am, Monday, July 31, at Rockbridge Church of God Holiness 3515 Valencia Drive, Columbia, MO, with burial to follow in...
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Brian Keith Perry

October 23, 1967 - July 26, 2017

Brian “Keith” Perry, 49, died suddenly and unexpectedly of a massive heart attack on Wednesday, July 26, 2017. He will be dearly missed by his wife of over 22 years, Stephanie, and his children, Brian Keith, Madelynn Claire, Morgan Elizabeth, and Addison Abigail. Keith was born in Columbia, Missouri on October 23, 1967. He was baptized in 1975 through the Harrisburg Baptist Church. He...
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Allan Frederick Price

July 14, 1950 - July 24, 2017

Allan F. Price, 67, of Columbia passed away suddenly on Monday, July 24, 2017 at his home.Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 27, 2017, at Memorial Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, July 28, 2017, at the funeral home, with Pastor Shay Roush officiating. Interment will be in Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorials may be left to...
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Paul T. Karschnia

October 23, 1927 - July 23, 2017

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Betty Jane Bass

August 19, 1936 - July 23, 2017

Betty Jane Bass, 80, of Columbia passed away on Sunday, July 23, 2017 at Columbia Manor.Graveside services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, July 27, 2017, at Memorial Park Cemetery. Pastor Chester Heyer will officiate the services. In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to Central Missouri Humane Society. Betty was born on August 19, 1936, in Arcadia, Florida, the daughter of Sam...
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Della Faye Pauley

April 5, 1920 - July 22, 2017

Della Faye Pauley, 97, of Ashland, MO, passed away Saturday, July 22, 2017 at Ashland Villa in Ashland, MO Visitation will be held on Thursday, July 27, 2017 from 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM at Memorial Funeral Home. Funeral service will follow at 11:00 AM on Thursday, July 27, 2017 at the funeral home. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery. She was born on April 5, 1920 in Boone County, MO...
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Thomas Victor Boerio

May 19, 1924 - July 21, 2017

Thomas Victor Boerio, 93, of Columbia, MO, formerly of Kincaid, IL passed away Friday, July 21, 2017 at University Hospital in Columbia, MO.Burial will be at a later date in Oak Hill Cemetery in Taylorville, IL.Thomas was born on May 19, 1924 in Jeisyville, IL the son of Thomas and Costanza (Lomagno) Boerio who preceded him in death. He was also preceded in death by two brothers, Joseph Boerio...
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Ronald Wayne Persinger

December 10, 1956 - July 20, 2017

Ronald “Ron” Wayne Persinger, 60, of Rocheport, MO, passed away Thursday, July 20, 2017 at his home.Visitation will be held on Tuesday, July 25, 2017 from 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM at Memorial Funeral Home. Funeral service will be held on Wednesday, July 26, 2017 at 10:00 AM at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery.He was born on December 10, 1956 in Columbia,...
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Elizabeth Louise Kivett

January 27, 1934 - July 18, 2017

Elizabeth “Betty” L. (Whitesides) Kivett, 83, of Columbia, MO, passed away Tuesday, July 18, 2017 at The Bluffs, in Columbia, MO. Visitation will be held on Sunday, July 23, 2017 from 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM at Memorial Funeral Home. Memorial service will be held on Sunday, July 23, 2017 at 2:00 PM at the funeral home. Inurnment will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery. She was born...
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Clifford Daniel Custin

June 30, 1928 - July 16, 2017

Clifford D. Custin, 89, of Tiger Place, Columbia, MO, passed away peacefully on Sunday, July 16 surrounded by his loving family. He was born on June 30, 1928 in Decatur, IL to Clifford D. Custin, Sr. and Katherine Louise Squiro. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 63 years LaVonne “Mimi” Custin, his parents Clifford and Katherine Custin and two grandchildren, Adam Custin...
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Dolores Ruth Curry

September 19, 1933 - July 15, 2017

Dolores Ruth Curry1933-2017Dolores Curry, 83, of Centralia, MO formerly of Columbia, passed away, Saturday, July 15, 2017 at Heritage Hall in Centralia. Graveside services will be 4:30 pm, Tuesday, July 25, 2017 in Memorial Park Cemetery.Dolores was born September 19, 1933 in Jefferson City, MO to Forrest and Florence Mueller. She enjoyed reading and crossword puzzles, was always ready for a game...
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LouAnne Mae Lynch

July 2, 1930 - July 15, 2017

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Barbara Jewkes Barrett

March 30, 1927 - July 14, 2017

Barbara Jewkes Barrett, 90, died peacefully at Parkside Manor care home in Columbia, Missouri on July 14, 2017 and was buried on August 1, 2017 at the Missouri State Veterans Cemetery in Jacksonville, Missouri, with family members in attendance. Barbara was born on March 30, 1927 in Los Angeles, California to Jesse Delos Jewkes and Belle Gardner Jewkes. She graduated with a B.S. in Political...
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Bernice Bias

October 7, 1935 - July 12, 2017

BERNICE BIAS1935-2017Bernice left her earthly home for her heavenly home unexpectedly on July 12, 2017. Visitation will be Monday, July 17, 2017 from 1-2:30pm, followed by a celebration of her life at 2:30 at Parkade Baptist Church. Burial will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery.She was the youngest of eleven daughters, born to Arie and Patrina VanderLinden of Lacey, Iowa on October 7, 1935. At...
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Shirley Nadine Collins

October 22, 1929 - July 12, 2017

Shirley Collins, 87, of Hallsville, passed away Wednesday, July 12, 2017, at her home.As per Shirley’s wishes, no services will be held.She is survived by her son, Greg (Deb) Collins; grandchildren, Derick (Andrea) Vollrath, Michelle (Matt) Vore, and Sadie Collins; and great-grandchild-ren, Jenna, Mason, and Ava Vore.She was preceded in death by her husband, Ivan Collins; and daughters,...
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Stefanie Gayle Leroux

August 1, 1963 - July 11, 2017

Stephanie Gayle Leroux1963-2017 Stefanie Leroux, 53, of Columbia, MO passed away Tuesday, July 11, 2017. A private family Memorial service will be at Memorial Park Cemetery.Stefanie was born August 1, 1963 in Liberal, KS to Lawrence L. and Jeanette Hefling Leroux. She worked several years for MFA Oil Company. She is survived by her mother, Jeanette Leroux of Columbia; brother, Steven (Tammy)...
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Sandra Carol Bley

May 5, 1964 - July 11, 2017

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Wanda Nadine Mahan

March 12, 1941 - July 11, 2017

Wanda N. Mahan1941-2017Wanda Mahan, 76, a lifelong Boone County resident, passed away Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at Boone Hospital Center. A memorial service will be held at 11 am, Friday, July 14, 2017 at First Baptist Church, 1112 East Broadway Columbia, MO with visitation from 10 am -11 am at the church. Private interment will be in Memorial Park Cemetery, Columbia, MO.Wanda was born March 12,...
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Peggy Ann Tanner

March 15, 1936 - July 9, 2017

Peggy Ann Tanner, 81, of Columbia, formerly of Centralia, died Sunday, July 9, at The Neighborhoods by Tiger Place, in Columbia. She was interred in the Centralia City cemetery by Memorial Funeral Home and private family services will be held at a later date.Born March 15, 1936, in Shelby County, IL, to C.C. and Lois Carr, she spent her young life in Illinois. Her family moved to a farm near...
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Mary Jane Williams

May 22, 1941 - July 8, 2017

Mary Jane Williams, 76, Columbia, MO passed away at University Hospital on Saturday, July 8, 2017. Visitation will be held on Saturday, July 15, 2017 from 10:00 AM -11:00 AM at Memorial Funeral Home. Memorial service will follow at 11:00 AM on Saturday July 15, 2017 at the funeral home. Mary was born on May 22, 1941 in Nesbit, MS the daughter of Napoleon and Julia (Wallace) Lovelady who preceded...
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Everette Allen Corley

August 12, 1931 - July 7, 2017

Dr. E.A. Corley (Al) passed away at his home on July 7, 2017, with his wife Meredith by his side, after a long and courageous battle with cancer.Services will be held at Memorial Funeral Home on Tuesday, July 18, 2017, with visitation from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. followed by the memorial service at 11:00 a.m.Al was born August 12, 1931 in Greenwood, South Carolina to Blanche and Everette Corley....
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Deanna Faye Youngman

January 24, 1940 - July 5, 2017

Deanna (Dee) Faye (Bruner) Youngman, 77, Columbia, MO, passed away at Lenoir Woods, Lutheran Senior Services, Columbia, MO on Wednesday, July 5, 2017. Visitation of Dee’s life will be held from 9:30 AM -11:00 AM on Saturday, August 12, 2017 at Olivet Christian Church, 1991 S Olivet Rd, Columbia, MO. Memorial services will follow at 11:00 AM at the church. Her ashes will be delivered later...
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Kenneth Mitchell Kays

April 3, 1936 - July 3, 2017

Dr. Kenneth Mitchell “Mitch” KaysApril 3, 1936 – July 3, 2017 Dr. Kenneth Mitchell “Mitch” Kays passed away on Monday, July 3, 2017 peacefully at home surrounded by his family. Graveside services will be at Eldon Cemetery, Saturday, July 8, 2017 at 10:00am. There will be visitation later that day at 2:00pm at Memorial Funeral Home in Columbia, Missouri with a...
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Lois Maxine Glasgow

April 18, 1931 - July 3, 2017

Lois Glasgow, 86, of Columbia, MO passed away in Ashland, MO after a brief battle with Alzheimer’s. No services are scheduled at this time.Lois was born April 18, 1931 in Ogallah, NE to Lenard and Norma Naylor Owens. On August 28, 1948, she married Glenn Glasgow in Independence, MO. While living in Kansas City, she worked a few years for Hallmark, and also worked several years for Kirlin...
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Glenn Albert Grimes

June 17, 1923 - July 2, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Memorial Funeral Home/Columbia, COLUMBIA, MO.
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Meredith Lynne Nelson

November 10, 1944 - June 28, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Memorial Funeral Home/Columbia, COLUMBIA, MO.
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William Joseph Burkett

December 10, 1926 - June 26, 2017

William J. Burkett Jr, 90, Columbia, MO passed away on Monday, June 26, 2017 at Boone Hospital in Columbia, MO. Memorial service will be held on Wednesday, July 5, 2017 at 11:00 AM at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 105 Waugh St, Columbia, MO. William was born on December 10, 1926 in New Orleans, LA the son of William J. and Lillian (Bourne) Burkett who preceded him in death. He was married in...
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Thomas Paul Rice

August 17, 1955 - June 26, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Memorial Funeral Home/Columbia, COLUMBIA, MO.
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William Joseph Burkett

December 10, 1926 - June 26, 2017

William J. Burkett Jr, 90, Columbia, MO passed away on Monday, June 26, 2017 at Boone Hospital in Columbia, MO. Memorial service will be held on Wednesday, July 5, 2017 at 11:00 AM at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 105 Waugh St, Columbia, MO. William was born on December 10, 1926 in New Orleans, LA the son of William J. and Lillian (Bourne) Burkett who preceded him in death. He was married in...
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Jimmie Ross Hinshaw

May 27, 1932 - June 26, 2017

Jimmie R. Hinshaw, 85, Columbia, MO passed away on Monday, June 26, 2017 at The Bluffs in Columbia, MO. Visitation will be held on Friday, June 30, 2017 from 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM at Memorial Funeral Home. Funeral services will follow at 12:00 PM on Friday, June 30, 2017 at the funeral home. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery with full military honors. Jimmie was born on May 27, 1932...
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Sally Elnor Walls

January 22, 1931 - June 26, 2017

Sally Elnora Walls1931-2017Sally Walls, 86, of Columbia, MO passed away Monday, June 26, 2017 at University Hospital in Columbia.Private family services will be at Memorial Funeral Home.Sally was born January 22, 1931 in Evening Shade, AR to Mortimer James and Dessie Pierce Duke. On July 22, 1954, she married Joseph T. Walls. She was a very artistic woman; working with ceramics, a talented...
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Samuel Grover Davee

March 7, 1936 - June 25, 2017

Samuel Grover Davee1936-2017Sam Davee, 81, of Columbia, MO left this life for his eternal reward on Sunday, June 25, 2017 at the Missouri Veterans Home in Mexico, MO.Visitation will be from 5-7pm, Friday, June 30 at the 1st Assembly of God Church 1100 N 7th Street Columbia. Funeral service will be 10am, Saturday, July 1 at 1st Assembly with burial to follow in Memorial Park Cemetery 1217 Business...
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Jewell Elizabeth Tipton

October 25, 1933 - June 25, 2017

Jewell Elizabeth "Liz" Tipton of Columbia, passed away the morning of Sunday, June 25th, 2017 in the comfort of her home from natural causes. She was 84 years old.There will be no services scheduled at this time. She was born October 25th, 1933 to Myrtle and Will Harris. She survived her parents, siblings, husband (Harold Tipton), and daughter (Diane Cross). Liz is survived by her only...
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Leona M. Nichols

April 18, 1927 - June 24, 2017

Leona Mae Nichols, 90, Columbia, MO passed away on Saturday, June 24, 2017 at her home in Columbia, MO. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, June 27, 2017 from 5:00 PM -7:00 PM at Memorial Funeral Home. Funeral service will be at 10:00 AM on Wednesday, June 28, 2017 at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery. Leona was born on April 18, 1927 in Macon, MO the daughter of...
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Wynona Gayle King

September 14, 1930 - June 22, 2017

Wynona G. “Noni” King1930-2017 Wynona King, 86, of Columbia, MO passed away, Thursday, June 22, 2017. A memorial gathering will be from 5-7pm, Thursday, June 29 at Memorial Funeral Home in Columbia.Noni was born September 14, 1930 in Columbia, MO to Abner and Josephine Ficklin Nichols. She was a 1948 graduate of Hickman High School, and life-long resident of Columbia. She worked for...
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Violet Marie Canole

August 5, 1923 - June 22, 2017

Violet Marie Canole1923-2017Violet Canole, 93, of Columbia, passed away Thursday, June 22, 2017 at the Bluffs. Visitation will be from 5-7pm, Monday, June 26 at Memorial Funeral Home. Funeral service will be 2pm, Tuesday, June 27 at Memorial with burial in Memorial Park Cemetery. Violet was born August 5, 1923 in Boone County, to William and Mary Davis Bennett. She was a 1943 graduate of David H....
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Sharron Margaret Crane

July 20, 1935 - June 22, 2017

Sharron Margaret Crane (Ingles) went to be with Jesus on June 22, 2017 at the wise age of 81, while surrounded by family at home. She was born July 20th, 1935 in Chicago, Illinois to Walter W. and Lillian E. (Rateike) Harbacek.Visitation will be held on Sunday, June 25, 2017 from 2:00 – 5:00 PM at Memorial Funeral Home. Funeral service will be at 10:00 AM on Monday, June 26, 2017 at the...
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Lily Maud Fenton

March 12, 1929 - June 21, 2017

Lily Fenton, 88, of Columbia, MO passed away, Wednesday, June 21, 2017 at the Neighborhoods. Funeral services will be 2:00 pm, Monday, June 26, at Memorial Funeral Home in Columbia, with visitation from 1-2pm. Burial will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery.Lily was born, March 12, 1929 in Queen City, MO to Benjamin and Opal Gordon White. In 1947, she graduated from Meadville High School as a...
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Timon J. Rains

December 12, 1947 - June 18, 2017

Timon Junior “TJ” Rains, 69, Columbia, MO passed away on Sunday, June 18, 2017 at The Bluffs in Columbia, MO. No services are planned at this time. Inurnment will take place in Memorial Park Cemetery at a later date. TJ was born on December 12, 1947 in Etterville, MO the son of Timon and Grace (Barbee) Rains, who preceded him in death. He was a Vietnam veteran of the US Army where...
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Christopher Eugene Reed

December 25, 1969 - June 18, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Memorial Funeral Home/Columbia, COLUMBIA, MO.
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Helen Tallen Proctor

January 5, 1922 - June 17, 2017

Helen Tallen Proctor1922 – 2017 Helen Tallen Proctor, 95, devoted wife, mother, and grandmother, passed away gracefully at home on Saturday June 17, 2017.A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m Monday September 18th at the Calvary Episcopal Church at 123 S. Ninth St., followed by a reception at the church.She was born on January 5, 1922 in Moberly, Missouri to Catherine Haralambopoulos...
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Helen Tallen Proctor

January 5, 1922 - June 17, 2017

Helen Tallen Proctor1922 – 2017 Helen Tallen Proctor, 95, devoted wife, mother, and grandmother, passed away gracefully at home on Saturday June 17, 2017.A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m Monday September 18th at the Calvary Episcopal Church at 123 S. Ninth St., followed by a reception at the church.She was born on January 5, 1922 in Moberly, Missouri to Catherine Haralambopoulos...
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Laurel Jeanne Powell

January 6, 1939 - June 16, 2017

Laurel Jeanne Powell1939-2017Laurel Jeanne (Smith) Powell, 78, of Columbia, Missouri, passed away Friday, June 16, 2017.She was born January 6, 1939 in Columbia, Missouri to the late Laura Alice (Cunningham) Smith and Dr. George E. Smith. On June 29, 1957, Jeanne married the late E. Dale Powell. She earned her associates and bachelor of fine arts degrees from Stephens College. She was on the...
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Shirley Ann Hoefer

October 11, 1932 - June 14, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Memorial Funeral Home/Columbia, COLUMBIA, MO.
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James Glenn Wade

December 2, 1937 - June 14, 2017

James Glenn (Big Jim) Wade1937-2017 Jim Wade, 79, of Columbia, MO passed away Wednesday, June 14, 2017 at his home. Visitation will be from 5-7pm, Monday, June 19 at Memorial Funeral Home 1217 Business Loop 70 West, Columbia with Masonic service at 7pm. Following the visitation; a Celebration of Life will be will be at 8pm at the Scottish Rite Valley 33 Masonic Drive, Columbia. Funeral Service...
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Shirley Dean Morton

January 31, 1935 - June 14, 2017

Shirley Dean Morton, 82, of Rocheport, MO passed away at Boone Hospital Center on Wednesday, June 14, 2017.Visitation will be on Friday, June 16, 2017 from 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM at Memorial Funeral Home. Funeral service will follow at 2:00 PM at the funeral home. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery. Shirley was born on January 31, 1935 in Howard County, MO the daughter of Boyd and...
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