Lawrence Wesley Redding
Lawrence Wesley Redding, 75, St. Joseph, Missouri died Friday, July 17, 2012 at Cameron Regional Medical Center.
He was born in Darlington, Missouri on August 10, 1937 to Clarence and Evetta (Felts) Redding. Lawrence married Fern (Cole) on August 9, 1957 in Albany, Missouri.
Mr. Redding was a Senior Construction Inspector at Missouri Department of Transportation (MODOT) for 38 years. He was a member of the Darlington Masonic Lodge and enjoyed fishing, hunting and gardening. In addition, he enjoyed traveling in the car, and most of all, Lawrence cherished his time with his grandchildren and great-grandchildren, and family dinners.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and brother, Clifford Redding.
Survivors: His beloved wife, Fern; daughters Cindy Knadler (Warren), Clarksdale, and Stacy Eckert (David), St. Joseph; son, Mark Redding (Deborah), Easton; grandchildren, Stephanie Wright (Gary); Cody Knadler; Ethan and Jacey Redding; Dane and Cory Eckert; and great-grandchildren, Brinley and Harper Wright; sisters, Catherine Weatherd and Natalie Cooper; and several nieces and nephews.
Services 10:00 A.M. Monday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Interment Blakely Cemetery. The family will receive friends 4:00 to 6:00 P.M. Sunday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. The family suggests memorial gifts to American Heart Association.