December 11, 2018

Gerald Curfman

Gerald Leroy “Inky” Curfman

Graveside services for Gerald Leroy “Inky” Curfman, age 74, of Des Moines Iowa, will be held Saturday, November 3, 2018 at 1:30 p.m. in the Frazee Cemetery, rural Alexandria, MO.

Gerald Curfman passed away Thursday, November 1, 2018 at the Kavanagh Hospice House in Des Moines, IA.

Memorials are suggested to his wife, Sandy Curfman.

Words of comfort will be provided by Bro. Tim Smith.

Survivors include his wife:
Sandy of Des Moines, Iowa

siblings:
Buck Curfman, Alexandria MO
Connie Gregory, Alexandria MO

nieces and nephews:
Casie (Matthew) Riney
Tate Curfman
Lori (Tim) Smith
Troy (Paula) Gregory

as well as cousins and other relatives.

On-line condolences may be expressed at www.wilsonfuneralservice.com.

Timothy Lee Garrett

Funeral services for 55-year-old Timothy L. Garrett of Pacific, Missouri will be held on Saturday, November 3, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at the Norman Funeral Home in Lancaster, Missouri with burial in the Campground Cemetery, east of Downing, Missouri.

Timothy L. Garrett passed away on Monday, October 29, 2018 at the Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri.

Visitation is scheduled from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, November 3, 2018 at the Norman Funeral Home in Lancaster, Missouri.

Memorials have been established for the Campground Cemetery.

Officiating the services will be Sonny Smyser, Pastor of the Schuyler County Church of Faith in Lancaster, Missouri.

Survivors include his parents, Loyd and Maxine Garrett of Camdenton, Missouri; three aunts, Bonnie Oakes of Sedalia, Missouri, Carol Seamster of Downing, Missouri and Barbara Garrett of Waynesville, Missouri; two uncles, Dale Oakes and wife, Judy of Sedalia, Missouri and Lyle Garrett and wife, Lana of Harrisburg, Missouri; several cousins; other family members and a host of good friends.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family by logging on to normanfh.com. Arrangements are under the direction of the Norman Funeral Home of Lancaster, Missouri.

Mary L. Bennett

Graveside services for Mary L. Bennett, 84,  of Edina, Missouri formerly of rural Memphis, MO will be held Saturday morning, Nov. 3, at 11:00 A.M. at the Greensburg Cemetery in Knox County with Pastor Jack Sumption officiating.

Mary Bennett passed away early Wednesday morning, 10/31, at the Blessing Hospital in Quincy, IL

Survivors include two daughters: Shirley (Chris) Thyson of Novelty, MO and Becky (Robert) Whiteaker of LaBelle, MO; grandchildren: Amy Whiteaker of LaBelle, Brian Ethridge of Kirksville, MO, Chanel Thyson of Fairfield, OH; great-grandchildren: Kaitlin Whiteaker of Quincy, IL and Cassidy Miller of LaBelle, MO; two brothers: William and Gary Stice of Keokuk, IA; a sister-in-law: Estelene Bennett of Vermont, IL; nieces, nephews along with other relatives and friends.

Memorials in lieu of flowers are suggested to the OATS bus and may be left at or mailed to the Payne Funeral Chapel, 202 East Madison St., Memphis, MO 63555.

Online condolences may be sent to the Bennett family by logging onto Payne’s website at www.paynefuneralchapel.com.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Payne Funeral Chapel in Memphis.

Georgia D. Triplett

Graveside services for 91-year old Georgia D. Triplett of Unionville, Missouri formerly of Livonia, Missouri will be held on Monday, October 22, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at the Thompson Cemetery, west of Livonia, Missouri.

Georgia D. Triplett passed away on Saturday, October 20, 2018 at the Putnam County Care Center in Unionville, Missouri.

Memorials have been established for the Thompson Cemetery.

Officiating the services will be Kevin Collins, Pastor of the Omaha Baptist Church in Omaha, Missouri.

Georgia is survived by her children: Judy Rook and husband, Brad of Bloomfield, Iowa, Marcia Triplett of Livonia, Missouri, Alberta Quintana and husband, Harvey of Livonia, Missouri, Bill Triplett and wife Theckla of Livonia, Missouri and Bruce Triplett of Kirksville, Missouri; 4 grandchildren: Belinda Lindberg and husband, Dr. Brent of Bloomfield, Iowa, Eric Quintana of Livonia, Missouri, Chelsea Jackson and husband, Kade of Downing, Missouri and Kale Triplett and fiancé, Dr. Sarah Riley of Unionville, Missouri; 7 great grandchildren: Camden and Crew Lindberg of Bloomfield, Iowa, Carson, Collin and Conley Jackson of Downing, Missouri and Lily and Sage Triplett of Unionville, Missouri; nieces and nephews and other family members.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family by logging on to normanfh.com. Arrangements are under the direction of the Norman Funeral Home of Lancaster, Missouri.

GLENDA KANDI BRANSON

Glenda “Kandi” Branson

Graveside services for Glenda Kandi Branson, age 68, formerly of Revere, MO, will be held Saturday, October 20, 2018 at 12:30 p.m. in the Anson Cemetery, Anson, MO.

Kandi Branson passed away Monday, October 15, 2018 in the Unity Point Hospital in Keokuk, IA.

Family will receive friends Saturday from 10:30 a.m. until noon at Wilson Funeral Home in Kahoka.

Memorials are suggested to Anson Cemetery.

Words of comfort will be provided by Mr. Rod Livesay.

Survivors include her daughter:
Lori (Douglas) Branson-Twyman of Henderson, NV

three grandchildren:
Rowan, Erick and Joslyn Twyman of Henderson, NV

step-mother,
Margueriette Johnson of Donnellson, IA

siblings:
Todd Johnson of Keokuk, IA
Joyce (Scott) Young of Donnellson, IA

step-sisters and brother:
Cheryl (Tom) Baker of Fort Madison, IA
Gerald Woodley of Donnellson, IA
Donna (John) Childress of Murray, KY

brothers and sisters-in-law:
Ernest (Deloris) Branson of Kahoka, MO
Ellen Crandall of Lewistown, MO
Charlotte “Susan” (Carl) Davis of St. Patrick, MO
Shirley (Jim) McCoy of Kahoka, MO
Nancy (Gary) Brummer of Shelbyville, MO
Carol (Craig) Picton of Keokuk, IA

special friend, Amy Stewart of Luray and her children,
Jakobie, Hannah, Kyra, Keegan, Graydon, Larkyn, Eleena, Kahlee and Raylee
and her granddaughter, Jalaina;

as well as nieces, nephews and other relatives.

On-line condolences may be expressed at www.wilsonfuneralservice.com.

Maurine Bradley

(1932-2018)

Gravesite services for 85 year-old Maurine Bradley of Bible Grove will be at 10 a.m., Tuesday, October 16 at the Bible Grove Church of Christ Cemetery.

Maurine Bradley died Friday morning, October 12, 2018 at her home.

Visitation is 12-8 p.m., Monday, October 15 at the Gerth Funeral Home with the family greeting friends from 6-8 p.m.

Memorials are suggested to the Bible Grove Church of Christ Cemetery and can be left at or mailed to the Gerth Funeral Service, 115 S. Main St., Memphis, MO 63555.

Mrs. Bradley is survived by: her children, Mike Bradley of Olathe, KS, Pat Bradley of Bible Grove, Steve and wife Cindy Bradley of Lindale, TX, Joy and husband Joe Moore of Camp Point, IL, and Bruce Bradley of Warrensburg, MO; sister, Maxine and husband Emmett Phillips of Memphis; brothers, Charles and wife Shirley Newcomb of Greentop and Don Newcomb of Memphis; a sister-in-law, Betty Newcomb of Indianola, IA; six grandchildren and eight great grandchildren.

Condolences may be sent to the Bradley family by logging on to gerthfuneralservice.com.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Gerth Funeral Service in Memphis.

CELESTA GARES

CELESTA GARES

Funeral services for Celesta Gares, age 89, of Kahoka, MO, will be held Sunday,
October 14, 2018 at 1:30 p.m. at the Kahoka United Methodist Church.

Celesta Gares died Thursday October 11, 2018 at the Clark County Nursing Home in Kahoka, Missouri.

Friends may call at Wilson Funeral Home after noon on Saturday with family receiving friends from 5-7 p.m.

Officiating will be Pastor Barb Hagerla.

Memorials are suggested to the Clark Co. Nursing Home or the Kahoka United Methodist Church.

Survivors include her husband, Harold Gares of Kahoka

one daughter, Melody (Bruce) Uhlmeyer of Kahoka

three grandchildren:
Dan (Brandy) Uhlmeyer of Shelbyville, MO
Wesley (Jessica) Uhlmeyer of Monticello, IL
Cheryl (Lute) Winkelman of Alexandria, MO

nine great-grandchildren:
Mason, Robert, Adelle, Clara
Ethan, Emily and Eliza Uhlmeyer
Cora and Isabel Winkelman

two sisters-in-law and one brother-in-law:
Laneta Gares of Monroe City, MO
Lola Gares of Kahoka
Clifford Gares of Kahoka

as well as nieces, nephews, and other relatives.

On-line condolences may be expressed at www.wilsonfuneralservice.com.

BETTY J. VAN WINKLE

BETTY J. VAN WINKLE

Funeral services for Betty J. Van Winkle, age 85, of Kahoka, MO, will be held Monday,
October 8, 2018 at 10 a.m. at Wilson Funeral Home in Kahoka. Burial will be private in the Keokuk National Cemetery.

Betty Van Winkle died Thursday October 4, 2018 at Blessing Hospital in Quincy, Illinois.

Friends may call at Wilson Funeral Home after noon on Sunday with family receiving friends from 4-6 p.m.

Words of comfort will be provided by Lou Hesse.

Memorials are suggested to Peaksville Church or the Clark County Nutrition Site.

Survivors include her 5 children:
Kay Kelly of Kahoka, Missouri
Karen Rossiter of San Antonio, Texas
Nancy Kleine of Kirksville, Missouri
Keith (Michelle) Kleine of Kahoka, Missouri
Hank (Sandy) Kleine of Kahoka, Missouri

14 grandchildren:
Seth (Kami) Holmes of Chelsea, Iowa
Amanda (Bobby) Foote of Zachary, LA
Chris (Amanda) Holmes of Wever, Iowa
Ethan Kelly of Kahoka, MO
Carrie (Gary) Moix of Castorville, TX
Kindy (Randy) Bergman of Kahoka, MO
Quinn (T. J.) Sammons of Kahoka, MO
Matt (Jenny) Palmer of Kahoka, MO
Nick (Stephanie) Athon of Kirksville, MO
Chayson, Boden and Grayden Kleine of Kahoka, MO
Courtney (Matt) Arnold of Alexandria, MO
Ashley Kleine of Canton, MO

Sixteen (16) great grandchildren

two brothers
Carl (Shirley) Spurgeon of Canton, MO
Billy Dean (Uhlamae) Spurgeon of KS

one sister, Dorothy Desvaux of Kahoka, MO

as well as other relatives.
On-line condolences may be expressed at www.wilsonfuneralservice.com.

Betty J. Van Winkle

BETTY J. VAN WINKLE

Funeral services for Betty J. Van Winkle, age 85, of Kahoka, MO who passed away October 4, 2018 are pending at Wilson Funeral Home in Kahoka.

On-line condolences may be expressed at www.wilsonfuneralservice.com.

Dr. Kenneth E. Kirchner

Dr. Kenneth E. Kirchner

Funeral services for Dr. Kenneth E. Kirchner, age 85, of Kahoka, MO, will be held Saturday,
October 6, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at Wilson Funeral Home in Kahoka with burial following in the St. Paul Cemetery, Kahoka, MO.

Kenneth Kirchner died Tuesday, October 2, 2018, in the Scotland Co. Memorial Hospital in Memphis, MO.

Friends may register on Friday at Wilson Funeral Home between the hours of 9 and 5 with family receiving friends Saturday from 9:30 a.m. until 11 a.m.

Memorials are suggested to the Clark Co. Nursing Home or C.A.R.E.

Officiating at the service will be Pastor Shawn McAfee.

Survivors include two sons:
Derek E. Kirchner of Kahoka
Drs. Darren (Kelley) Kirchner of Kahoka;

a sister, Marvene McCoy of Lebanon, MO

six grandchildren:
Amanda (Jason) Lubbert of Quincy, IL
Jennifer (Brad) Richardson of Carthage, IL
Galen Kirchner of Denver, CO
Braydon Kirchner of Fayette, MO
Breanna Kirchner and Briston Kirchner, both of Alexandria, MO

four great-grandchildren:
Leah and Emma Lubbert
Harper and Brilynn Richardson

a niece, Tami McCoy of Rosamond, CA and her family;

as well as cousins and other relatives.

On-line condolences may be expressed at www.wilsonfuneralservice.com.