Obituaries

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Ellen M. Wearing

Ellen M. Wearing 1963-2014   St. Joseph, MO- Ellen Marie (Burns) Wearing passed away July 7, 2014 at Heartland Regional Hospital after a battle with pancreatic cancer. Ellen was born on April 30, 1963 in Moline, Illinois. She was the middle child of Rev. Walter and Nadine (Oltjen) Burns. She graduated from Central High School of St. Joseph in 1981 and Bethany College of Lindsborg, KS in 1985. Ellen received a degree in education where she would go on to… Read complete obituary here

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John P. Adams

John P. Adams 1925-2014   John P. Adams, 89, St. Joseph, Missouri died Friday, July 4, 2014 at the Missouri Veterans Home in Cameron, Missouri. He was born January 4, 1925 to Leo and Laura (Ozeberger) Adams in St. Joseph, Missouri. He married Betty Lee Morrison on March 24, 1954. She preceded him in death on July 8, 2011. John proudly served in the United States Army Air Corp and was a veteran of World War II. He was a… Read complete obituary here

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Debora A. Albertson

Debora A. Albertson 1964-2014   Debora A. Albertson, 50, St. Joseph, Missouri died Sunday, July 6, 2014 at her mother’s home. She was born February 9, 1964 to William and Janice (Pritchett) Myers in St. Joseph, Missouri. Debora married Bill Albertson on August 18, 2002. He survives of the home. She was a correctional officer with Buchanan County and was a member of the local Fraternal Order of Police #3. Mrs. Albertson was preceded in death by her grandmothers, Mary… Read complete obituary here

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L. Dent Morriss

L. Dent Morriss 1933-2014   Lawrence Dent Morriss (Dent), 80, St. Joseph, Missouri passed away peacefully in his home surrounded by family July 4, 2014. Dent was born in Springfield, Missouri July 16, 1933. He was a lifelong resident of St. Joseph, Missouri from the age 11 until the time of his passing, and always loved living in St. Joseph. He graduated from Central High School in 1951, attended University of Missouri – Columbia of which he remained a lifelong… Read complete obituary here

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Billie L. Paden

Billie L. Paden 1920-2014   Billie L. Paden, 93, St. Joseph, Missouri died Saturday, July 5, 2014 at Heartland Regional Medical Center. She was born October 16, 1920 to Loyd and Georgia (Sims) Bailey in Dearborn, Missouri. Billie married Dave Paden on December 31, 1941. She was a member of Wyatt Park Baptist Church where she was a Sunday school teacher. Her passion was to lead people to Christ. Mrs. Paden was preceded in death by her parents; son, Steve… Read complete obituary here

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Marilyn Kay Larison

Marilyn Kay Larison 1948-2014   Marilyn Kay Larison, 66, Savannah, Missouri died Wednesday, July 2, 2014 at her residence. She was born February 10, 1948 to Charles and Joyce (Johnson) Dilley in St. Joseph, Missouri. Marilyn married Jesse Larison February 1, 1969 in Troy, Kansas. Marilyn was an avid believer in Christ and devoted Christian.  She loved the Lord and the family is assured that the Lord was there to meet her.  She loved all of her family and her… Read complete obituary here

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Rhonda Callison

Rhonda Callison Rhonda Callison, 46, St. Joseph, Missouri, died Wednesday, July 2, 2014 at Heartland Regional Medical Center. Private graveside services at Memorial Park Cemetery.

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Marge James

Marge James 1918-2014   Marge James, 96, Gower, Missouri died Tuesday, July 1, 2014 at a local healthcare facility. She was born May 4, 1918 to Fred and Abbie (Lyon) Brown in Denver, Missouri. Marge married Omer James on September 3, 1940. He preceded her in death on September 14, 1990. She was a member of Central Christian Church and was the church pianist for many years. She also made many quilts for others. Marge was also preceded in death… Read complete obituary here

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Rosella Sample Thompson

Rosella Sample Thompson 1923-2014   Rosella Sample Thompson, 91, St. Joseph, passed away June 30, 2014 at a local health care facility. She was born April 10, 1923 in Stewartsville, Mo to Charles E. and Bertha R. (Martin) Sample and graduated from Stewartsville High School in 1940. She was Valedictorian of her class and noted for her piano playing and accompanying talents. She attended Northwest Missouri State University where she was a member of Sigma Sigma Sigma sorority. After receiving… Read complete obituary here

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Douglas J. Keller

Douglas J. Keller 19 -2014   Douglas J. Keller, 71, Easton, Missouri died Saturday, June 28, 2014 at his home. He was born August 14, 1942 to J.D. and Winnie Elizabeth (Steiner) Keller in Amity, Missouri. He was a proud graduate of Benton High School in 1961. Douglas married Sandra Detwieler on December 18, 1965. She survives of the home. Mr. Keller served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War and owned Keller Body shop. His passions, in… Read complete obituary here

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