In Loving Memory Rick Geer Richard H. “Rick” Geer, 77, of Sedalia, died Friday, October 13, 2017, at EW Thompson Health and Rehab.   He was born January 23, 1940, in Lakeland, FL, son of Carolyn M. Overstreet and James S. Geer.   Mr. Geer was a proud veteran of the U.S. Army, serving during the Korean War.  He always had a love of cars, which led him to owning his own salvage and repair shop.  His love for racing evolved the business into building race cars and racing on Continue reading

In Loving Memory... Erma L. Alderman Erma Louise Alderman, 90, of Sedalia, passed away Friday, October 13, 2017, at Lakeside Meadows in Osage Beach. Erma was born on September 24, 1927, in Green Ridge, the daughter of Stirley Ray Campbell and Mabel Louise (Butcher) Campbell. On May 17, 1949, in Green Ridge, she was united in marriage to Kenneth Alderman, who preceded her in death on October 3, 1997. Erma worked for the Missouri Division of Family Services for more than twenty Continue reading

In Loving Memory... Ada Beatrice Wallenburn Ada Beatrice Wallenburn, 93, of Otterville, passed away on Thursday, October 12, 2017, at Katy Manor in Pilot Grove. She was born June 3, 1924, near Otterville, the daughter of Arthur Dover Sanders and Matilda Katrina Brodersen Sanders. On February 26, 1946, she was married to Joseph A. Wallenburn, who died August 27, 1995. Survivors include her daughter, Judith Ann Simmons (Mark), of Otterville; a daughter-in-law, Pamela J. Wallenburn, of Continue reading

In Loving Memory... Connie R. Wood Connie Rose Wood (Poole), a loving mother and grandmother and resident of Sedalia, MO, joined her Savior on October 8, 2017 at the age of 75 at Ellis Fischel Cancer Center in Columbia, MO. Connie is survived by her daughter; Carol Schnakenberg and her husband, Gary Schnakenberg of Sedalia, MO, her grandchildren, Ken “Trey” Wood, Hughesville, MO, Amy Franklin, Katherean Swartz, Bloomington, IL, Amanda Dotson, Jefferson City, MO, Gary Schnakenberg, Jr., and Continue reading

In Loving Memory... Leonard H. Semkin Leonard Henry Semkin, 94, of Smithton, passed away Saturday, October 7, 2017, at Bothwell Regional Health Center. He was born January 7, 1923, in Florence, the son of Walter Henry Semkin and Emma M. Shulz Semkin. Mr. Semkin served in the United States Army during World War II and was awarded a Purple Heart. On April 9, 1948, at Lake Creek United Methodist Church near Smithton, he was married to Betty Jean Meyer, who preceded him in death on July Continue reading