In Loving Memory... Allen H. "Gus" Pledge, Jr. Allen Hall "Gus" Pledge Jr., 90, of Sedalia, passed away Saturday, April 25, 2015, at Fair View Nursing Home. He was born February 13, 1925, in Slater, son of Allen Hall Pledge Sr. and Ollie Marie Hall Pledge, who preceded him in death. On June 18, 1950, in Sedalia, he was married to Marjorie Mae Kahrs, who survives of the home. Mr. Pledge retired from KCP&L after 42 years, where he traveled all over the area installing meters on large Continue reading

In Loving Memory... Wanda J. Satterwhite Wanda J. Satterwhite, 81, of Warrensburg, passed away Saturday, April 25, 2015, at her home. No services are planned. Arrangements are in the care of Heckart Funeral Home. Continue reading


In Loving Memory... David E. Dawson David Eugene Dawson, 55, of Sedalia, passed away Friday, April 24, 2015, at Bothwell Regional Health Center. He was born November 23, 1959, in Sedalia, son of Marvin Lee and Betty McLaughlin Dawson. David loved to arrowhead hunt, fish and camp. He was a talented bowler and once bowled a 300 and was awarded a gold ring at Broadway Lanes. He was a member of Bethany Baptist Church. Surviving are his mother, Betty Dawson, of the home; a brother, Ron Continue reading

In Loving Memory... Barbara A. Eberting Memorial services were held for Barbara Ann Eberting, 85, of Sedalia; who passed away Saturday, April 18, 2015, at Sylvia G. Thompson Residence Center. She was born May 14, 1929, south of Clinton, the daughter of Audie and Myra (Doak) Foster. She was a graduate of Clinton High School. Barbara married Linville Eberting on January 16, 1948. They were married for 51 years until Linville’s death in 1999. Barbara is survived by one son, Linville Continue reading

Kreisel, Helen

In Loving Memory... Helen P. Kreisel Helen Pauline Kreisel, age 95, passed away on Thursday, April 23, 2015, at Columbia, MO. She was born August 24, 1919, near White City, Kansas to Ferdinand W. and Elsbeth Krause Strelow. She graduated from Smithton High School in 1937. On November 30, 1939, Helen married Ralph H. Kreisel, and they have resided in Sedalia since their marriage. Helen and Ralph celebrated their 75 years of marriage with family and friends in 2014. Helen and Ralph have four Continue reading