Donald N. “Sonny” Silcott
Donald N. “Sonny” Silcott, 81, St. Joseph, Missouri passed from this life Saturday, June 8, 2013 at his home.
Don was born June 16, 1931 in St. Joseph. He was a graduate of Lafayette High School and of Northwest Missouri State University.
Don married Clara Lee DeVault in 1961. She survives of the home.
He was a Christian and a member of Frederick Boulevard Baptist Church. He also served in the United States Army.
He began his career as a Computer Systems Analyst/Consultant with IBM in Los Angeles. After returning to Missouri, he did contract work and was employed with Bendix Corporation, Kansas City. He retired as Vice-President of Technical Resources Corporation, Kansas City.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Floyd M. and Edith (Williams) Silcott; and brother, Alfred D. Silcott.
Survivors: wife; daughter, Christine Kelly (Bill); three grandchildren, Tyler, Blake, and Joshua Kelly; two brothers, Floyd M. Silcott, Jr., St. Joseph, Missouri and Darold G. Silcott, Kansas City, Missouri.
Services: 1:00 P.M. Thursday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Interment Memorial Park Cemetery. The family will receive friends 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. Wednesday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory, where friends may call after 3:00 P.M. Wednesday. Flowers are appreciated and for those wishing to make a contribution, the family requests they be made to Frederick Boulevard Baptist Church.