In Loving Memory... Julia A. Hathaway Julia A. Hathaway, 67, of La Monte, passed away Thursday, September 29, 2016, at St. Luke’s East Hospital in Lee’s Summit. She was born February 6, 1949, in Sedalia, daughter of Charles A.M. and Agnes A. Hall Lee. On November 24, 1965, in Sedalia, she was married to Michael E. Hathaway, who died in 1995. She was a member of the Jehovah’s Witnesses Congregation. Survivors include four children, Christina Hathaway, of La Monte, Milton Hathaway, of Continue reading

In Loving Memory... Lloyd M. McDowell Lloyd M. McDowell, 91, of Sedalia, died Wednesday, September 28, 2016, at Good Samaritan Nursing Home  in Cole Camp. He was born February 28, 1925, in Camden County, MO, the son of George W. and Grace Mansfield McDowell. Mr. McDowell served in the Regimental Headquarters, 289th Regiment, 75th Division during World War II. His division served in three campaigns, though he was not directly involved in combat. He earned a Bachelor's degree in Education Continue reading

In Loving Memory... Alfredo "Fred" Lara Alfredo “Fred” Lara, 55, of Sedalia, lost his battle Thursday, September 22, 2016, at University of Missouri Hospital in Columbia during extensive neurosurgery for a brain tumor. He was born December 23, 1960, in El Paso, TX, son of Aurelio “Frank” Lara and Mary Pacheco Lara. Fred worked as a diesel mechanic in El Paso for 18 years. He had worked several jobs here and most recently was a welder for Iron Tiger Manufacturing in Sedalia. He enjoyed Continue reading

In Loving Memory... Sam E. Boyle Samuel E. Boyle, 87, of Sedalia, died Friday, September 23, 2016, at Fair View Nursing Home. He was born October 12, 1928, in Sedalia, son of Samuel E. and Fay Wilks Boyle. As a child, Sam spent his summers with his grandparents in Sedalia. His grandfather, Alonzo Wilks,  served as Mayor of Sedalia in the early 1940s. Sam attended high school at Morgan Park Military Academy in Chicago, IL. He received an engineering degree at Colorado School of Mines. Continue reading

In Loving Memory... Yvonne J. Jaeger Werner Yvonne Jeannette Jaeger Werner, 93, of Sedalia, passed away Friday, September 23, 2016, at Winchester Meadows. She was born December 26, 1922, in Truman, Minnesota, daughter of Martin J. and Lettie Peterson Helvig. On June 7, 1942, she married Gerhardt Carl Jaeger, who preceded her in death on March 14, 1971. On May 8, 1977, she married Robert Albert Werner, who preceded her in death on March 12, 2013. Yvonne was a member of Our Savior Continue reading