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Heckart Funeral Home and Crematory

Heckart Funeral Home and Cremation Services has served Sedalia, MO area families with dedication and professionalism as well as kindness and compassion since 1918. The goal of every member of our funeral home staff is to provide a warm and comfortable environment. Above all, a place where families may say good-bye to their loved one with the respect that they deserve.

We offer personalized, affordable funeral servicespre-arrangement options, traditional funeral services, and cremation services, enabling families to memorialize their loved one. We serve families of all faiths and traditions, regardless of your circumstances or financial budget.

Heckart Funeral Home is Sedalia’s largest facility. Therefore, you will find our family rooms and children’s rooms are spacious and comfortable. Other amenities include an up-to-date funeral merchandising room, handicap accessibility and a large parking lot, to name a few.  

Within moments of entering the funeral home, families know they have made the right decision. Whether you are pre-planningmaking funeral arrangements, considering a granite monument, or simply taking a tour, we are here to graciously respect your wishes and make you feel “at home.” The Heckart Funeral Home family takes pride in our tradition, and we pledge to continue our commitment to Sedalia area families far into the future.

Hugs from the Heart

For those unable to attend a service due to the pandemic restrictions, Heckart Funeral Home is offering “Hugs from the Heart.” Extended family and friends can submit a message of sympathy to heckartfh@gmail.com (please include your loved one’s name).  We will handwrite your note and attach it to a balloon which will be displayed at the service. The family will be able to see the love and support that surrounds them in their time of loss and know that you are with them in spirit

Recent Obituaries

Ruby Houchen obituary

Ruby R. Houchen

In Loving Memory… Ruby R. Houchen Ruby Rose Houchen, age 97, of Houstonia, died Wednesday, March 3, in Sedalia.  She was born on June 6,

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Obituary for Carl Tilley

Lewis Carl Tilley

In Loving Memory … Lewis Carl Tilley Carl Tilley passed on to his Heavenly destination Monday, March 1, 2021 in Sedalia, MO. Carl was born

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Mary Ann Harris obituary

Mary Ann Harris

In Loving Memory… Mary Ann Harris Mary Ann Harris, 89, passed away Tuesday March 2, 2021. Born October 8, 1931 in Cleveland, OK, to Ray

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Robert Rose

Robert K. “Bob” Rose

In Loving Memory… Robert K. “Bob” Rose Robert Kenneth “Bob” Rose, 75, of Fort Davis, TX, passed away Friday, February 26, 2021, at Odessa Regional

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Myrtle Hanning

Myrtle I. Hanning

In Loving Memory… Myrtle I. Hanning Myrtle I. Hanning, 89, of Clifton City, passed away Saturday, February 27, 2021, at Jefferson City Nursing and Rehab

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Frances Lappat obituary

Frances M. Lappat

In Loving Memory… Frances M. Lappat Frances Maxine Lappat, 81, of Sedalia, passed away Friday, February 26, 2021, at Sylvia G. Thompson Residence Center. She

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Steven Hurt obituary

Steven H. Hurt

In Loving Memory… Steven H. Hurt Steven Higdon Hurt, 68, of Sedalia, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, February 21, 2021, at Bothwell Regional Health Center.

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Alvin Gene Cook obituary

Alvin Gene Cook

In Loving Memory… Alvin Gene Cook Alvin Gene Cook, 78, of Sedalia, passed away Thursday, February 18, 2021, at the Missouri Veterans Home in Warrensburg.

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