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Tuesday, June 7, 2011
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Scott Bostwick 1961-2011 MARYVILLE, Mo. — Scott Bostwick, 49, of Maryville died Sunday, June 5, 2011 at St. Francis Hospital in Maryville. Scott was born June 22, 1961 in Omaha, Neb., to Robert Bostwick and June Staab Bostwick Blair. He was a 1979 graduate of Omaha North High School and he received his bachelor’s degree from Nebraska Wesleyan, where he was a four-year letter winner and was inducted into the University’s Athletic Hall of Fame in 2006. He was united in marriage to Susan Marie Duckworth, December 30, 1988 in Omaha. They have two children, Leah and Eric. Scott was named the 18th head football coach at Northwest Missouri State University in December 2010. Prior to that, he had been the football team’s defensive coordinator since 1994. As Northwest’s defensive coordinator and linebackers coach, he was the 2007 American Football Coaches Association Assistant Coach of the Year and was part of a coaching staff that won 12 Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletics Association championships, three NCAA national championships and led the Bearcats to seven title game appearances in the last 13 seasons. In addition, Scott coached a com - binded total of 20 defensive players to appear on numerous All-America teams and he coached a combined total of 54 Bearcats to earn 83 All- MIAA honors. Throughout his years as a coach, Scott made a positive impact on the lives of hundreds of student- athletes, not only as a coach, but also as a mentor and a friend. Scott also was defensive coordinator at Nebraska Wesleyan from 1986 to 1990 and at Western Washington University from 1990 to 1994. He was a member of the St. Gregory Barbarigo Catholic Church, Elk’s Lodge of Maryville, and the AFCA. Scott is survived by his wife, Sue and children, Leah and Eric of the home. He is also survived by his parents: June Blair and Robert Bostwick, both of Omaha; brothers: Todd (Ginger) Bostwick, Omaha; Brent Bostwick, Omaha; and Chad (Kelly) Bostwick, Warrensburg, Mo.; sisters: Robin (George) Weingaertner, Omaha; Julie (Jon) Ish, Omaha; Debra (Tom) Clark, Omaha; and Leslie (Matt) Patterson, Omaha; step father, Gary Blair, Omaha; step brothers, Jon Blair, Maxwell Blair, Marlon Blair, and Magdeil Blair, all of Omaha; and a step sister, Lemmy Wright, Omaha. A Celebration of Life will be 11 a.m. Thursday, June 9, at Bearcat Stadium where the family invites the public to embrace a game-day atmosphere. A public viewing will begin at 1 p.m. Wednesday, June 8, at the Ron Houston Center for the Performing Arts with a memorial service to follow at 7 p.m. in the Mary Linn Auditorium. The family invites the public to a tailgate gathering following the Celebration of Life service. Private interment will be at a later date. Memorials may be directed to the Leah and Eric Bostwick Education Fund in care of Nodaway Valley Bank. Price Funeral Home (www. pricefuneralhomemaryville. com.), Maryville, Mo. Erma J. Carson 1926-2011 BETHANY, Mo. — Erma Jane Carson, 84, Bethany, passed away Sunday, June 5, 2011. Survivors include sisters: Nina (Edmund) Taylor, Ridgeway, Mo.; and Nora (Dean) Kitchen, New Hampton, Mo.; nieces, Dena (Floyd) Hansford, Susan (Walker) Burns, Margo Taylor, and Jennie Lee (Michael) Case; nephew, John (Julie) Kitchen; great-nieces, Melody Kitchen, Amanda Burns, and Aubrey Case; great- nephews, Andrew Burns, Joseph Kitchen, and Clint Kitchen. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday, June 8, at Roberson Funeral Home, Bethany, Mo. Burial: Miriam Cemetery of Bethany. The family will receive friends from 1 to 2 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home, where friends may call after 3 p.m. Tuesday. Memorial contributions may be made to the First Christian Church of Bethany in care of Roberson Funeral Home, P.O. Box 46, Bethany, MO 64424. Online condolences may be left at www.robersonfu - Harold V. Clark 1919-2011 Harold V. Clark, 92, Country Club, Mo., passed away Sunday, June 5, 2011, at his home. Harold was born in St. Joseph on February 1, 1919 to William Arthur and Lillie Pearl (Nold) Clark. He was a farmer and also worked in maintenance for the Savannah R-III School District. Harold was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Dale Clark; sister, Elsie Goff; and grandson, Kellen Clark. Harold married Darlyne Stufflebean on August 23, 1941 in Oregon, Mo. She survives of the home. He is also survived by his children, Larry (Margie) Clark, Nancy (Bill) Sauter, and Bill Clark; ve grandchildren, Brady Sauter, Colby Clark, Jentry Prine, Shauna Clark, and Erin Clark; and four great-grandchildren. Services: 1 p.m. Thursday at Heaton-Bowman-Smith & Sidenfaden Chapel. Private inurnment at a later date. Visitation will begin after 12 noon Wednesday at the Chapel, where the family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. The family suggests memorial contributions to Ken - dallwood Hospice. Marcia K. Downey 1951-2011 PLATTSBURG, Mo. — Marcia K. Downey, 60, of Plattsburg passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Tuesday, May 24, 2011 at her residence. Born on April 14, 1951 in Cameron, Mo., to Maurice and Edna McQuerrey, she was a graduate of Cameron High School, Class of 1969. Marcia was the Administrator for the Clinton County Health Department. She was a member of St. Ann’s Catholic Church, Plattsburg, where she served on the Parish Council and the Altar Society. She was a member of the Plattsburg Rotary Club, Chamber of Commerce, University of Missouri Extension council, secretary to the Plattsburg Special Road District, and former board member of Oakridge Nursing Home. Marcia served as 2nd District Commissioner and later Presiding Commissioner of Clinton County. She was involved in numerous local, regional, and statewide organizations. She was preceded in death by her father and her first husband, Jerry Carter. On January 27, 2004 she married Brant Downey, who survives of the home. Other survivors include her mother, Edna McQuer - rey of Cameron, Mo.; four children: Natalie Desimone of Overland Park, Kan.; Luke Carter and his wife, Ashley of Kingston, Mo.; Grant Murphy of Plattsburg, Mo.; and Laura Murphy of Overland Park, Kan. (children of Marty Murphy); three grandchildren, Sophia Desimone and Shelby and Jared Carter; one brother, Gary McQuerrey and his wife, Sharon of Plattsburg, Mo.; three sisters: Joyce Edwards of St. Joseph; Kathy Atchity and her husband, Jim of St. Joseph; and Lisa Morgan and her husband, Kendall of Kingston, Mo. A Mass of Christian Burial was held on Saturday, May 28, 2011 at St. Ann’s Catholic Church, Plattsburg. The family suggests memorial gifts to the Crossroads Hospice, Clinton County Health Department, or St. Ann’s Catholic Church. Arrangements: Bailey and Cox Funeral Home Plattsburg. Jim Gray 1956-2011 UNION STAR, Mo. — Jim Gray, 54, Union Star, died Monday, June 6, 2011 at his home after a long and courageous battle with cancer. He was born June 21, 1956 and married Joyce Horton, February 1, 1979 in Oklahoma. He was a Cryogenic Engineer. All who knew Jim know that family came first to him and he wanted nothing more than to be surrounded by those he loved and by those who so greatly loved him. His spirit will remain close to his loved ones and will provide great comfort and strength in the days and months ahead. He will be deeply missed. He was preceded in death by his beloved dad, Les Gray, whom he now joins in heaven. He leaves to mourn his passing: his beloved wife Joyce of 32 years, of the home; son John; grandson “Little” Jim; granddaughter, Sydney; and daughter- in-law, Patty Donahue, all of Minnesota; and his many good friends. Services: 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. Inurn - ment at a later date. Care provided by Meier - hoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Online guest book and obituary at www.meierhof - Alton H. Hanrath 1916–2011 WESTBORO, Mo. — Alton H. Hanrath, 94, Westboro, passed away June 5, 2011 in Westboro, Mo. Preceded: parents, William Henry and Louise Kathrina (Klute) Hanrath; wife, Velva (Norris) Hanrath; brother, Edwin Hanrath; sister, Esther Malmberg; and son-in- law, Galen Payne. Survivors: son, Bob (Kathy) Hanrath, Lincoln, Neb.; daughters: Ina Kay Payne, Stilwell, Kan.; and Donna (Chuck) Hart, Ft. Collins, Colo.; grandchildren: Scott (Laura) Hanrath, Lawrence, Kan.; and Andrew Hanrath, Omaha, Neb.; great-grandchildren, Henry Hanrath and Ellen Hanrath, Lawrence, Kan.; sister, Fern Berry, Kansas City, Mo.; and numerous nephews, nieces, and cousins. Services: 2 p.m. Wednesday, June 8, at St. John’s Lutheran Church, Westboro, Mo. Interment: St. John’s Cemetery. The family will receive friends following the service in the Church basement. Memorials: St. John’s Cemetery. Services: Davis Funeral Home, Tarkio, Mo. Online obituaries and condolences at www.minter - Richard Heaps 1922-2011 CAMERON, Mo. — Richard Heaps, 89, Cameron, formerly of Carthage, Mo., and Rock County, Neb., passed away Sunday, June 5, 2011 in Cameron, Mo. Survivors include a son, Larry (Pat) Heaps, Gallatin, Mo.; daughter, Juanita (Joe) Whiteid, Springfield, Mo.; brother, Albert (Del) Heaps, Carthage, Mo.; three grandchildren, ve great- grandchildren; nieces and nephews. Graveside services and burial will be 11 a.m. Friday, June 10, at the Bearley Cemetery, Dardanelle, Ark. The family will receive friends from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Friday at the Cornwell Funeral Home, Dardanelle, Ark. Local arrangements are under the direction of Roberson Funeral Home, Bethany, Mo. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Al - zheimers Association and/ or the American Cancer Society in care of Roberson Funeral Home, P.O. Box 46, Bethany, MO 64424. Online condolences may be left at www.robersonfu - Clauda J. Hoffman 1934-2011 Clauda “Jo” Hoffman, 76, of St. Joseph passed away Sunday, June 5, 2011 in St. Joseph. She was born September 26, 1934 in Oklahoma, the daughter of Jeanette and Claude Boykin. She operated a Day Care Center in St. Joseph and was a cake decorator for Knotts Berry Farms in California. She was a member of Hyde Park Presbyterian Church. Clauda was preceded in death by her husband, Frederick E. Hoffman; her parents, Claude and Jeanette Boykin; a son, Joseph Davis; a daughter, Patricia Lynn Hoffman; three brothers, Mack Eugene, Wayne, and Thomas A. Boykin; and a great-granddaughter, Autumn Seniceros. Survivors include a daughter, Jeanette (Albert) Woolsey of St. Joseph; a son, Frederick (Donna) Hoffman of Harveysburg, Ohio; six grandchildren, Rodney Seniceros, Michael Seniceros, Anthony Seniceros, Mary Roberts, Frederick D. Hoffman, and Spencer Hoffman; and 19 great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 8, at Rupp Funeral Home, with Chaplain Angie Cluck officiating, The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday at the Rupp Funeral Home. Interment will be at the Kerns Freeman Chapel. Memorials are requested to the South Side Food Kitchen. Online condolence and obituary at www.ruppfu - Mavis R. Jones 1933-2011 KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Mavis Rose Jones, Kansas City, died Wednesday, June 1, 2011. Mavis Rose Jones was born November, 27, 1922 in St. Joseph, the daughter of Gertrude Rose Huffman and Charley Clarence Clampitt. She grew up in St. Joseph, graduating from Benton High School in 1940 and from Platt-Gard Secretarial School in 1941. She was married to James Richard “Dick” Jones, also of St. Joseph, on December 18, 1941 and they celebrated 64 years of marriage before his passing in 2005. Mrs. Jones worked in the office of Standard Brands, Kansas City, Mo., moving there in 1945, then moving to Topeka, Kan., in 1949, where Mr. Jones was transferred. They moved to Colorado Springs, Colo., in 2000, returning to Kansas City in 2002. Mrs. Jones was a member of First Christian Church and Good Fellowship Class and The Research Club of Topeka. Her husband precededed her in death in January, 2005. A brother, Edward C. Clampitt of St. Joseph also preceded her in death. Survivors include a son, Randall S. Jones of Monument, Colo.; a daughter, Marla S. Jones, Los Angeles, Calif.; four grandchildren and ve great-grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. Thursday at Heaton-Bowman-Smith and Sidenfaden Chapel. Visitation will be held one hour before services. Interment: Memorial Park Cemetery. St. Jo SE p H D EA t HS Harold V. Clark Clauda J. Hoffman Helen D. Tanner, Page B2 A REA D EA t HS Scott Bostwick Maryville, Mo. Margorie A. Burnham Gower, Mo. Erma J. Carson Bethany, Mo. Marcia K. Downey Plattsburg, Mo. Jim Gray Union Star, Mo. Alton H. Hanrath Westboro, Mo. Richard Heaps Cameron, Mo. Mavis R. Jones Kansas City, Mo. Frances E. Lowery, Page B2 Pattonsburg, Mo. James O. Scrivener, Page B2 Cameron, Mo. Si STER J EA nn E M AR i E B LACET , OSB, 97, Atchison, Kan., Mass of Resurrection: 10:30 a.m. today, Mount St. Scholastica Chapel, Atchison. Arrangements: Arensberg- Pruett Funeral Home, Atchison. Ju L i A C AROL in E L AMAR , 97, St. Joseph, graveside services: 10:30 a.m. today, Pleasant Ridge Cemetery, Weston, Mo. No visitation is scheduled. Arrangements: Vaughn Funeral Home, Weston. B ARBARA M. M AD i SO n , 72, Los Angeles, Calif., formerly of Everest, Kan., 2 p.m. today, Upper Wolf Lutheran Church, Robinson, Kan. Arrangements: Chapel Oaks Funeral Home, Hiawatha, Kan. R OSAL i E ( nELSO n) Mi LBO u R n , 83, St. Joseph, 10 a.m. today, Rupp Funeral Home. Interment: Memorial Park Cemetery. S. Ti M S HEARER , 65, St. Joseph, 11 a.m. today, Wyatt Park Christian Church. Inurnment: at a later date. Arrangements: Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Su SA n “ iSABELL ” T A y LOR , 97, Kansas City, Mo., 1 p.m. today, Mt. Moriah & Freeman Funeral Home, 10507 Holmes Rd., Kansas City. Visitation: one hour prior to service. Burial: Memorial Park, St. Joseph. C HARLE n E ( n i CHOLSO n) Fu HRMA n W H i THAM , 88, Mound City, Mo., 10 a.m. today, Chamberlain Funeral Home, Mound City. Interment: Mount Hope Cemetery. Services Margorie A. Burnham GOWER, Mo. — Marjorie A. Burnham, 90, of Gower, formerly of Fairport, Mo., passed away Sunday, June 5, 2011 at the Gower Convalescent Center. Funeral Service: 2 p.m. Thursday, June 9, at the Hixson-Klein Funeral Home, Gower. Visitation: 6:30 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Inurnment: 11 a.m. Saturday, June 11, at the Fairport (Mo.) Cemetery. Late notice Obituaries continue on ... Page B2 MR. S. TIM SHEARER Services 11:00 A.M. Tuesday, Wyatt Park Christian Church. Inurnment at a later date. The Family will receive friends one hour prior to the service, Wyatt Park Christian Church. Care provided by Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. IN MEMORY 307 S. 6th St. 816-324-3355 Savannah, MO SAVANNAH CHAPEL Obituaries and online condolences at “ Caring In All That We Do “ 3609 Frederick Blvd. 232-3355 St. Joseph, MO L B. L LL Services 1:00 p.m. Wednesday at Heaton- Bowman-Smith & Sidenfaden Chapel. Rev. Randy Grimm officiating. Interment Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation will begin after 9:00 a.m. Tuesday at our Chapel, where the family will receive friends 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Tuesday evening. H L D. (Mo ) T Mass of Christian Burial 9:00 a.m. Thursday at Cathedral of St. Joseph. Father Joseph Powers Celebrant. Interment Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Visitat ion will begin after 9:00 a.m. Wednesday at Heaton- Bowman-Smith & Sidenfaden Chapel, where the family will receive friends 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Wednesday, with a Rosary at 7:00 p.m. The family suggests memorials to Cathedral of St. Joseph or to American Cancer Societ y. M J Services 11:00 a.m. Thursday at Heaton-Bowman-Smith & Sidenfaden Chapel. Rev. Joel Whiteside officiating. Interment Memorial Park Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prio r to the service. H LD . C L Services 1:00 p.m. Thursday at Heaton-Bowman-Smith & Sidenfaden Chapel. Mr. Clark will be cremated following the service. Private family Inurnment will be held at a later date. Visitation will begin after 12:00 noon Wednesday at our Chapel, where the family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Wednesday evening. The family suggests memorial contributions to Kendallwood Hospice. Rupp Funeral Home 816-238-1797 R M R Funeral Services will be conducted at 10 A.M. Tuesday at the Rupp Chapel. Rev. Bill Bridgewater officiating. The Interment will be at the Memorial Park Cemetery. The Pallbearers will be members of the Masonic Hi-Twelve Club. C “J ” H M Funeral Services will be conducted at 10 A.M. Wednesday at the Rupp Chapel. Ch aplain Angie Cluck officiating. The Interment will be at the Kerns-Freeman Cemetery, Easton, Missouri. The family will receive friends from 6-8 P.M. Tuesday at the funeral home. Memorials are requested to the Southside Food Kitchen. 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