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Marjorie L. "Marty" Vance
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Marjorie L. “Marty” Vance

Marjorie L. “Marty” Vance, 93, St. Joseph, Missouri, passed away Thursday, March 22, 2018.
She was born September 11, 1924 in Halls, Missouri to Moses and Florida (Crouch) Crockett.
Marty married Robert Edward Vance August 26, 1944. He preceded her in death July 7, 1996.
She was a member of Huffman Memorial United Methodist Church for over 55 years. Marty worked at E & M Dress Shoppe and volunteered for over 30 years at Heartland Regional Medical Center.
She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by her son, Kevin G. Vance; parents; siblings, James Crockett, Varley Crockett, Iva Bunten, Alpha Madden, Hazel Duty, Davy Crockett, Walter Crockett, Mildred Dyer, Helen Farris, Landon Crockett, Ruth Jackson, Gayell Crockett, Betty Cotter and Bob Crockett.
Survivors include daughter, Sandra Knox; grandchildren, Kara Eaton (Tom), Kollin Knox (Laura); great-grandchildren, Jacob Hansen, Malleigh Eaton, Kenedy and Kaelyn Knox.
Farewell Services 10:00 A.M. Monday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Interment Memorial Park Cemetery. The family will gather with friends 1:00 to 3:00 P.M. Sunday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Flowers are appreciated and for those wishing to make a contribution, the family requests they be made to Huffman Memorial United Methodist Church or Crossroads Hospice Pallative Care. Online guest book and obituary at

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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory

5005 Frederick Blvd.
Saint Joseph, MO 64506





10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory

5005 Frederick Blvd.
Saint Joseph, MO 64506

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Memorial Park Cemetery

5005 Frederick Ave
St. Joseph , Missouri 64506


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