In Loving Memory... Sharon S. Laird Sharon Sue Laird, 77, originally of Indianapolis, IN, went to join her grandson, Paul Laird, in the lap of our Lord. A resident of Sedalia for over ten years, Ms. Laird enjoyed Yahtzee, shopping and online gambling, as well as arguing politics and doting on her great-grandchildren, Ian, Aubrey and Sophie. Surviving are Robert and Sue Fravel, of the home; Mandy Laird-Nicol, A.J. "Aaron" Laird, Bill and Carol Henson, all of Indianapolis, John and Harriet Continue reading

Thompson, Charles

In Loving Memory... Charles W. Thompson Charles William Thompson, 73, of Hughesville, passed away Wednesday, March 26, 2014, at Rest Haven Convalescent and Retirement Home. He was born February 16, 1941, in Slater, son of William and Marjorie Crass Thompson. On May 20, 1960, in Hughesville, he was married to Sherry L. Nagel, who survives of the home. Mr. Thompson retired from Maxion Wheels. He was a member of Wesley United Methodist Church, Lions International, the Elks, the Moose, the Continue reading

Laudenberger, Donald.web

In Loving Memory... Donald H. Laudenberger Donald H. Laudenberger, 79, of Sedalia, passed away Wednesday, March 26, 2014, at Four Seasons Living Center. He was born June 9, 1934, in Sedalia, son of Charles Milton and Willa Zelda Payne Laudenberger, who preceded him in death. Donald was a 1952 graduate of Smith-Cotton High School. He served in the U.S. Army from 1957 to 1959. He spent most of his life in Anaheim, CA, where he worked for Farmers Insurance Group as an underwriter. He Continue reading

Petree, Velma

In Loving Memory... Velma J. Petree Velma Jean Petree, 79, of Sedalia, passed away Saturday evening, March 22, 2014, at Fair View Nursing Home. She was born February 20, 1935, in Marshall, daughter of Cue and Abbie Findley Potter. Mrs. Petree was a member of Providence Baptist Church. She enjoyed doing crossword puzzles. Surviving are two sons, John N. Petree Jr., of Lee's Summit, and James E. Petree, of Columbia; three daughters, Abbie Turner, Sheryl Michael and Lisa Rivers, all of Continue reading

Crum, Donald

In Loving Memory... Donald W. Crum Donald Wayne Crum, 66, of Stover, passed away Wednesday, March 19, 2014, at his home. He was born May 26, 1947, in Hughesville, son of Clarence and Lena Agnes Morrison Crum. On October 30, 1993, in Sedalia, he married Wendill J. Ritchie, who survives of the home. Mr. Crum was a heavy equipment operator. He enjoyed fishing, hunting and helping people. He was a U.S. Army veteran of Vietnam. In addition to his wife, survivors include four children: Clay Continue reading