Bobbie Louise Lister

Bobbie Louise Lister

1953-2014

 

Bobbie Louise Lister, 60, St. Joseph, Missouri died Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at a local healthcare facility.

She was born December 7, 1953, graduated from Edinburgh High School in 1972 and attended Missouri Western State University majoring in Criminal Justice. She was a waitress for over forty years.

She married Gary Lister on December 7, 1991. He survives of the home. She was of the Catholic faith and loved animals, children, old movies and country music.

Additional Survivors: step-son, Ryan Lister.

Services at a later date. Care provided by Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory.

Martha V. Thompson

Martha V. Thompson

1920-2014

 

Martha V. Thompson, 93, St. Joseph, Missouri died Thursday, April 17, 2014 at a local healthcare facility.

She was born May 24, 1920 to Walter and Ona (Burroughs) Bateman in Parnell, Missouri.

Martha married Chester Thompson on June 16, 1940. She preceded him in death on March 10, 1990.

She was a longtime antique collector.

She was also preceded in death by her parents; two sisters, and three brothers.

Survivors: brother, Drexel Bateman (Rosalee), Gladstone Missouri; and several nieces and nephews.

Care provided by Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Online guest book and obituary at www.meierhoffer.com.

Roger L. Fisher

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Roger L. Fisher

1926-2014

 

Roger L. Fisher, 87, St. Joseph, Missouri died Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at a local healthcare facility.

He was born November 25, 1926 to Leo and Rosa (Isaacson) Fisher in Peoria, Illinois.

He married Waunita Jennings on December 19, 1954. She preceded him in death on October 7, 1999. He then married Betty Ruth Wilson on August 4, 2001. She survives of the home.

Roger proudly served in the United States Navy and was a veteran of World War II. He was a member of First Lutheran Church, MSTA, St. Joseph Woodworker’s Guild, North Kansas City Woodturners and North Kansas City Small Engines Group. He was also a member of the MO-KAN Antique Power Association and the Moila Shrine Charity Lodge.

He was also preceded in death by his parents; and sister, Erma Rose Fisher.

Additional Survivors: son, Regan Fisher (Roxanne), Savannah, Missouri; daughters, Cheryl Fowler (Tracy), Sugar Land, Texas and Jennifer Jackson (Albert), St. Joseph, Missouri; grandchildren, Michael and James Fisher, Drew, Lee and Nicholas Fowler, and Lauren and Alex Jackson; and great-grandchildren, Brantley Fisher and Adelynn Fowler.

Services:  10:00 A.M. Saturday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Interment Berlin Cemetery, Berlin, Missouri.  The family will receive friends 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. Friday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory, where friends may call after 2:00 P.M. Friday. In lieu of flowers the family requests memorials to be made to Hands of Hope Hospice. Online guest book and obituary at www.meierhoffer.com.

John “Jack” E. Curnutt

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John “Jack” E. Curnutt

1945-2014

 

John “Jack” E. Curnutt, 68, St. Joseph, Missouri went to be with the Lord Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at his home.

He was born May 29, 1945 to Eldon and Mary Katherine (Gorsuch) Curnutt in Maryville, Missouri.

Jack married Kathy Schultz on February 10, 1982. She survives of the home.

Mr. Curnutt served in the Air National Guard and owned and operated the Dutch Maid Amish Store. He attended Grace Evangelical Church and enjoyed the outdoors, especially hunting, fishing and camping. Most of all he loved spending time with his family. He will be greatly missed by his loving family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and brother, Jerald Curnutt.

Survivors: beloved wife; daughters, Michelle Herring (Bronson), Elizabeth Pearl (Brian) and John Caleb Curnutt (Amanda); grandchildren, Ava Curnutt and Charles and Hannah Herring; sister-in-law, Thelma Curnutt; and aunt, Helen Gorsuch.

Services:  1:00 P.M. Saturday, Grace Evangelical Church. Interment Memorial Park Cemetery.  The family will receive friends 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. Friday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory, where friends may call after 5:00 P.M. Friday. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the family. Mr. Curnutt will be removed for Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory to arrive at the church one hour prior to the service. Online guest book and obituary at www.meierhoffer.com.

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Marion Clyde Blessing

 

Marion Clyde Blessing obituaries

1930-2014

 

Marion Clyde Blessing, 83, St. Joseph, Missouri died Monday, April 14, 2014 at the Missouri Veterans Home, Cameron, Missouri.

He was born November 19, 1930 in New Hampton, Missouri to Harlan and Birdie (Powelson) Blessing.

He married Joy Maxine Pumphrey, October 3, 1953.

Marion graduated from New Hampton High School Class of 1949.  He proudly served in the Army National Guard and later in the United States Marine Corps during the Korean War.  He worked for 31 years for Churchill Trucking and retired in 1986.  He was a member of the Teamsters Local 460, VFW Post 6760, New Hampton volunteer firefighter and Central Christian Church.

Marion enjoyed gardening, fishing and hunting.  He also enjoyed camping and leaves behind many friends at the Weaver campground in Bennett Springs, Missouri.  He was an avid bird watcher and enjoyed feeding his “pet” squirrels.  Most of all, he loved spending time doing all of these things with his family.

He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Joy; grandson, Dustin Michael Shoots; sister, Marie Morgan; and brother, Harold “Red” Blessing.

Survivors: children, Robert Blessing (Krystal), Debra L. Wright, Anna M. Polsgrove (Greg) and Scott B. Blessing (Trina); six grandchildren; one great-grandchild and two on the way; siblings, Dortha Gardner, Blanch Ross, Olive Swope (Kenney), Shirley Faulk (Ray), Dwane Blessing (JoAnn); and Rosalie Kaze (Norman).

Services:  1:00 P.M. Thursday, Central Christian Church. 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 5:00 P.M. Wednesday.  Flowers are appreciated and for those wishing to make a contribution, the family requests they be made to Salvation Army, St. Jude Children’s Hospital, or Alzheimer’s Association.  Mr. Blessing will be removed for Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory to arrive at the church one hour prior to the service.

Jack Edward Teegarden

Jack Edward Teegarden obituaries

Jack Edward Teegarden

1928-2014

 

Jack Edward Teegarden, 86, St. Joseph, Missouri died Thursday, April 10, 2014 at Living Community of St. Joseph.

He was born March 29, 1928 in St. Joseph, Missouri to Samuel and Josephine (Butcher) Teegarden.

He married Bette Nass in 1949.

Jack retired from the US Army as a Chief Warrant Officer III after 23 years of military service.  He taught Gerontology at Highland Community College; was a planner and trainer for emergency preparedness and hazardous materials for the State of Kansas and he deactivated the Last Horse Troop #7766 U.S. Constabulary in 1949.

Jack attended Christian Brothers High School, St. Benedict’s College, and was a member of St. Joseph Cathedral Catholic Church, K of C #571, the Marine Corps League, Southside Progressive Association, and was an active volunteer in the community.

He was preceded in death by his wife; son, Jack E. Teegarden, Jr.; parents; and brother, Clark Gore.

Survivors: son, Michael Teegarden, Cameron, Missouri; daughters, Mary Ann Didde (Dan)St. Joseph, Missouri, Joan Metzger (Tom) Parkville, Missouri, and Beth Cobb (Rick), St. Joseph, Missouri; grandchildren, Jen Fagan, Elizabeth Winkelbauer, Sarah Lesinski, Christopher and Daniel Cobb; and great-grandchildren, Grace, Caroline, Jane Fagan, Jacob and Katelyn Winkelbauer, and Claire, Rose, and Mary Lesinski.

Mass of Christian Burial:  10:00 A.M. Monday, St. Joseph Cathedral Catholic Church. Interment Fort Leavenworth National Cemetery at 2:30 P.M..  Parish Rosary 6:00 P.M. Sunday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory.  The family will receive friends 5:00 to 8:00 P.M. Sunday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory, where friends may call after 2:00 P.M. Sunday.  In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the  Teegarden Family Scholarship at Bishop LeBlond High School, Benedictine College, Living Community of St. Joseph, or Cathedral School.

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William Westall II

William Westall II

1957-2014

 

William Westall II, 56, St. Joseph, Missouri died Tuesday, April 8, 2014.

He was born November 7, 1957.

William was preceded in death by his parents.

Survivors: children, Elizabeth Mullen and William R. “Will” Westall, III; and a niece, Heidi Westall.

Care provided by Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. The family requests memorial contributions to be made to the family c/o Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory.

Barbara M. Piercy

Barbara M. Piercy obituaries

Barbara M. Piercy

1931-2014

 

Barbara M. Piercy, 82, St. Joseph, Missouri died Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at her home.

She was born August 5, 1931 to Hughie and Nona (Anderson) Strup in Kansas City, Missouri.

She married Richard “Travis” Piercy on October 11, 1958. He preceded her in death on April 29, 1991.

Barbara was a member of Wyatt Park Christian Church and was accomplished pianist, organist and soloist. She was also a talented artist and avid hole-in-one golfer.

She was also preceded in death by her parents; brother, Hughie Eugene Strup; and sister, Dorothy Margaret Burns.

Survivors: daugters, Kim Piercy, St. Joseph, Missouri and Karen Piercy Gassen (Scott), Houston, Texas; grandchildren, Veronica Leidy, Janelle Kline and Tamara Hopkins; great-grandchildren, Jalynn, Myles, Gracie, Tucker, Bralie and Ulysses; niece, Pam Beck; and numerous other nieces and nephews.

Services:  3:00 P.M. Friday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Interment Memorial Park Cemetery.  The family will receive friends 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. Thursday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory, where friends may call after 5:00 P.M. Thursday.  Flowers are appreciated and for those wishing to make a contribution, the family requests they be made to the American Lung Association and Wyatt Park Christian Church. Online guest book and obituary at www.meierhoffer.com.

Shawn Sisco

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Shawn Sisco

1976-2014

 

Shawn Sisco, 37, St. Joseph, Missouri died Monday, April 7, 2014 at Heartland Regional Medical Center.

He was born November 6, 1976 to Lonnie and Deborah (Hammers) Sisco in St. Joseph, Missouri.

Shawn enjoyed music, playing guitar, fishing and boating. He loved spending time with his friends, but especially his sons. He had an amazing sense of humor, but also a serious side as he was a strong advocate of Narcotics Anonymous and helped many through the program. He loved God and also helping people. He was a wonderful father, son, grandson, uncle and friend that will be forever missed.

He was preceded in death by the love of his life, Brooke McKinney; brother, Donnie Sisco; and grandparents, Lee and Nancy Hammers, Eula Miller and Donald Sisco.

Survivors: children, Mason and Caelan McKinney; parents; brother, Ryan Sisco (Christy); niece, Brooklynn Sisco; nephews, Austin Schmitt and Parker Hasiak; grandparents, Steven Miller and Dixie Sisco; numerous aunts and uncles; and his beloved dog, Ellie.

Services:  1:00 P.M. Saturday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Interment Memorial Park Cemetery.  The family will receive friends 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. Friday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory, where friends may call after 5:00 P.M. Friday.  Flowers are appreciated and for those wishing to make a contribution, the family requests they be made to the St. Joseph Oxford House. Online guest book and obituary at www.meierhoffer.com.

Joan Jewel “Joanie” Thomas

Joan Jewel “Joanie” Thomas

1931-2014

 

Graveside services were held April 9, 2014 for Miss. Joan Jewel Thomas, (Joanie) at Memorial Park Cemetery who passed away April 5, 2014, age 83.  Officiating The Rev. Charles Caskey of Christ Episcopal Church.

She was born in St. Joseph, Missouri, February 22, 1931, attended grade schools here and graduated from Central High School and Gard’s Business College.  Miss. Thomas had worked in the office at Swift and Co. 12 years and for 30 years for Commerce Bank, St. Joseph, Missouri where she retired.  She was affiliated with N.W. MO Chapter of MO. State Safe Deposit Assocation.  Past member of B & P Girls League of YWCA, Life Member of Beta Sigma Phi International Sorority, A.I.B.; American Institute of Banking and Woman’s Division of Chamber of Commerce.

Miss. Thomas was preceded in death by her parents, Horace J. (Bunny) and Beulah Ann Cartmill Thomas of St. Joseph.

Surviving numerous cousins.

Care provided by Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Online guest book and obituary at www.meierhoffer.com.