Obituaries

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Below is a listing of the current services that have been entrusted of Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory.  To leave a condolence, please click the name of the person of your choice.

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Althea M. Taylor

Althea M. Taylor 1932-2014   Althea M. Taylor, 82, St. Joseph, Missouri was called into Glory Sunday, August 17, 2014 at her home. She was born February 10, 1932 to Ernest and Luella (Sowards) Fultz. Althea married Crews “Jack” Taylor on December 20, 1975. He preceded her in death in December 1998. Mrs. Taylor attended Bartlett High School and worked as a housekeeper at the State Hospital for 27 years. She was a member of St. Francis Baptist Temple. Althea… Read complete obituary here

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Doris Joann Harding

Doris Joann Harding 1936-2014   Doris Joann Harding, 78, St. Joseph, Missouri departed this earth to her Heavenly home on Saturday, August 16, 2014 at her home. She was born June 27, 1936 to Van and Thelma Hayes in Green City, Missouri. She was one of eighteen children. She married Farrell Harding on November 26, 1953. They were married sixty-one years. He survives of the home. Doris was a member of Green Valley Baptist Church, where she was active in… Read complete obituary here

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Tamara Diane (McDowell) Knisley

Tamara Diane (McDowell) Knisley 1960-2014   Tamara Diane (McDowell) Knisley, 53, St. Joseph, Missouri died Sunday, August 17, 2014 at Heartland Regional Medical Center. She was born August 28, 1960 to Orville and Patricia (Poe) McDowell in St. Joseph, Missouri. She married Rick Knisley on May 29, 2009. He survives of the home. Tamara proudly served in the United States Navy and was involved with Operation Desert Storm. She was a member of Frederick Boulevard Baptist Church. Mrs. Knisley was… Read complete obituary here

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James W. “Jim” Stegall, Sr.

James W. “Jim” Stegall, Sr. 1945-2014   James W. “Jim” Stegall, Sr., 68, St. Joseph, Missouri died Saturday, August 16, 2014 at a local healthcare facility. He was born October 29, 1945 to Donald and Norma (Withrow) Stegall in St. Joseph, Missouri. He enjoyed fishing, camping, NASCAR and mushroom hunting. He was a member of the Grand River Muzzleloaders. Jim was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Phillip Stegall; long-time companion, Mary Ann Wells; and his grandfather who raised… Read complete obituary here

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Linda S. Blackford

Linda S. Blackford 1946-2014   Linda S. Blackford, 68, Maryville, Missouri died Thursday, August 14, 2014 at Heartland Regional Medical Center. She was born March 30, 1946 in Maryville, Missouri to Bruce and Mary Rowlett Veylupek. Linda was a very caring and hardworking person dedicating more than 30 years to individuals with special needs, retiring in 2008.  She loved flowers and plants both inside and outside the home, and was very talented with crafts of all kinds.  Linda was very… Read complete obituary here

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Donald A. Gable

Donald A. Gable 1935-2014   Donald A. Gable, 78, St. Joseph, Missouri died Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at Heartland Regional Medical Center. He was born October 5, 1935 to Lawrence and Violetta (Nomina) Gable. Donald married Norine Coterel on July 4, 1959. He is survived by his wife, Norine. Dr. Gable was Director of Animal Feed Research with the Food & Drug Administration in Rockville, Maryland. He was preceded in death by his parents; six brothers; and one sister. Additional… Read complete obituary here

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Mary Louise (Meyers) Morgan

Mary Louise (Meyers) Morgan 1938-2014   Mary Louise (Meyers) Morgan, 75, St. Joseph, Missouri died Monday, August 11, 2014 at Heartland Regional Medical Center. She was born October 10, 1938 in Olathe, Kansas. She was preceded in death by her parents. Survivors: children, Richard L. Windnagle (Elaine) of Maryland, Sharon L. Hood (Patrick) of Illinois, William L. Windnagle (Theresa) of Ohio and Douglas E. Windnagle of Indiana. Care provided by Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Online guest book and obituary… Read complete obituary here

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Dorothy L. (Gadberry) Silvey

Dorothy L. (Gadberry) Silvey 1925-2014   Dorothy L. (Gadberry) Silvey, 89, St. Joseph, Missouri passed away Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at Heartland Regional Medical Center. She was born March 23, 1925 in Nodaway, Missouri to William and Nellie (Brando) Gadberry. Dorothy married Beacher Silvey, December, 1943.  He preceded her in death in 1999. She was a homemaker. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; brothers, Billy and Eldon Gadberry; infant daughter, Nada Dorene Silvey and granddaughter, Lorene Marie… Read complete obituary here

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James B. “Jimmy” Luikart

James B. “Jimmy” Luikart 1945-2014   James B. ”Jimmy” Luikart, 69, St. Joseph, passed away at home Tuesday, August 12, 2014 surrounded by loved ones. Jim was born on January 21, 1945 on a farm south of Cosby, Missouri to Robert and Virginia (Garbe) Luikart. Jim moved with his parents to St. Joseph when he was two years old. He attended Old Musser School, Mark Twain Elementary School, Bliss Junior High School and Central High School. During High School he… Read complete obituary here

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Carrie Lynn Barnard

  Carrie Lynn Barnard 1962-2014   Carrie Lynn Barnard, 52, St. Joseph, Missouri died Monday, August 11, 2014 at her home. She was born March 11, 1962 to Wilbur and Joyce (Cooper) Ramsey in St. Joseph, Missouri. Carrie married Scott Barnard on October 31, 2011. He survives of the home. She was a graduate of Benton High School and received her bachelors of Science degree in Criminal Justice. She worked for Heartland Regional Medical Center in the billing department. Mrs.… Read complete obituary here

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