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          "K" Surnames-Missouri Obit Extractions

KABREY Edith L

age 88

b. Oct 3 1908 Oswego KS

m. Jan 28 1928 Oswego KS

d. June 25 Parsons KS

preceded by; husband, Howard C (11/28/69); 1 son

survived by; son, Howard Carl; daughter,

Carol Nibarger; brother, Elmer Cunningham;

sisters, Bernice Fowler, Louise Johnson,

Maurine Turner & Ann Stice; 7 grandchildren;

16 gr-grandchildren

Murdock FH, Oswego KS

burial; Oswego Cemetery, Oswego KS

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KAMPMANN Elmer R

St Charles MO

age 97

d. June 18 2003

preceded by; wife, Inez O

survived by; extended family

Baue FH, St Charles MO

burial; Memorial Gardens, St Charles MO

source; Post Dispatch, St Louis MO

KAY Herman Raymond Jr

Joplin MO

age 75

b. 7/7/1932  Joplin MO

m. 9/12/1964  Granby MO

d. 10/30/2007  Joplin MO

USMC  Korea

preceded by; parents, Herman Raymond Sr &

Elizabeth; granddaughter, Ashtin Kay Langston

(2002); grandson, Zachary Kay (1990); daughter,

Cowana Kay

survived by; wife, Judith (Marks); children, Tina

England, Justin Kay, Stacy Williams, Debbie Russow,

Don Daniels, Rayma Bain, Robin Johnson & Christina

Russell; sister, Carolyn Lee; grandchildren, Greg

Waterman, Cody & Devon England, Salina & Cannon

Kay & 16 other grandchildren; gr-granddaughter,

Chloey Ashtin Waterman

Faith Fellowship Church

Mason-Woodard Mortuary, Joplin MO

burial; Ozark Mem. Pk Cemetery, Joplin MO

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KECZKEMETHY Kirsten Ann

NOTICE:  Joplin MO

age 19

b. 5/18/1988  Toms River NJ

d. 9/17/2007  (auto accident)

survived by; parents, William & Lynn; brother,

   Karl; grandparents, George & Mildred Keczkemethy,

Joann Jung; extended family

Calvary Chapel Church

Mason-Woodard Mortuary, Joplin MO

entombment; Ozark Mem.Pk. Cemetery, Joplin MO

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KEELEY Leon Marvin

NOTICE: FH - Joplin MO - 2/10/06

age 73

Mason-Woodard Mortuary, Joplin MO

burial; Mt Hope Cemetery, Webb City MO

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KEENER Charles "Sonny"

Jay OK

age 60

d. 12/26/2006

First Baptist Church, Jay OK

Turner FH, Jay OK

burial; Jumper Cemetery, Jay OK

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KEISTER Charles Edward

NOTICE: Wyandotte OK

age 65

d. March 1 2006

Paul Thomas FH, Miami OK

burial; Wyandotte Cemetery, Wyandotte OK

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KEITH Louise Mullins

NOTICE: Grove OK

age 84

d. Jan 24 2006

Worley-Luginbuel FH, Grove OK

burial; Fairview Cemetery, Tuttle OK

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KEITH Randy

Jay OK

age 44

d. 9/14/2007

Assembly of God Church, Gravette AR

Ozark FH, Southwest City MO

burial; Maysville Cemetery, Maysville AR

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

        

KEITHLY Gail (Kemp)

age 81

b. Dec 19 1916 El Dorado Spgs, MO

d. Jan 30 1998 Nevada (MO) Reg Med Ctr

m. May 26 1940 Schell City MO

preceded by; husband, W Garland Keithly

survived by; son, Garland K; daughter,

Janet S Keithly; sister, Betty June

Hawk; grandchildren; 6 gr-grandchildren

Nevada United Methodist Church, Nevada MO

Milster FH, Nevada MO

burial; Mt Pleasant Cemetery, nr Dederick MO

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KELEMEN Emil F

d. July 20 2006

Army Air Force WWII

survived by; wife, Dorothy (Bradbury); sons,

Michael L (Patricia) & Fred J; grandchildren,

Elizabeth (Tyson) Heidmann, Catherine

(Michael) Chirco, Anne & Brett Kelemen; extended

family

Seven Holy Founders Church

Kutis So.Co. Chapel, Butler Hill MO

burial; Ss Peter & Paul Cemetery

source; Post Dispatch, St Louis MO

KELLER Archie R

age 93

b. Nov 12 1903 Cook Co IN

m. Feb 10 1934 Neosho MO

d. June 21 1997 Grove OK

      preceded by; wife, Blanche Skinner Keller (8/30/95)

survived by; daughters, Sarajo Keller & Janice

Greninger; 6 grandchildren; 7 gr-grandchildren

Adcock FH, Fairland OK

burial; G.A.R. Cemetery, Miami OK

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KELLERMANN Conrad Roy

St Peters MO

age 57

d. June 16 2003

survived by; wife, Nancy; son, Patrick; sister,

Katherine L Kumpis; extended family

Baue FH, St Charles MO

burial; Bethlehem Cemetery

source; Post Dispatch, St Louis MO

KELLEY Anna Mae

age 83

b. Sept 6 1922 North Platte NE

m. Jan 4 1941 Miami OK

d. Feb 28 2006 Columbus KS

preceded by; parents, John Henry & Goldie Ester

(Thayer) Lakey; husband, Virgil Kelley (1/19/06);

daughters, Mary Elizabeth Kelley & Virginia Montee

survived by; daughters, Beulah Marvin, Judy

Richardson, Ruth Holland & Rhea DePratt; sons,

John David & George Kelley; 16 grandchildren; 15

gr-grandchildren; 7 gr-gr-grandchildren

Bath-Naylor FH, Columbus KS

burial; Lone Elm Cemetery, Scammon? KS

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KELLEY Geraldine B

Cassville MO

age 83

d. 1/5/2007

Fohn FH, Shell Knob MO

burial; Bunnell Cemetery, Frankfort IN

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KELLEY Stephen Michael

Memorial from family

b. 11/20/1942

d. 9/12/2006

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KELLIM Alta M

NOTICE: Cassville MO

age 81

d. Jan 26 2006

Fohn FH, Cassville MO

burial; Corinth Cemetery

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KELLOGG Vernal Wilburn

Wyandotte OK

age 86

d. 12/14/2006

     Miller Flats Assembly of God Church, Wyandotte OK

Paul Thomas FH, Commerce OK

burial; Hart Cemetery, Seneca MO

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KELLY Don M

Cushing OK

age 76

b. 10/23/1930  Fort Smith AR

m. 1958 (Mary Jane Sandlin)

m. 4/1982

d. 1/2/2007  Cushing OK

preceded by; wife, Edith (Combs) (1996); brothers,

Jimmy & John D; daughter, Kathleen Kelly

                   survived by; son, Sean (Mary); daughters, Dana (Bob)

     Stilwell & Tracy (Michael) Leonard; stepchildren, Gary

      (Alissa) Combs, Lisa Combs & Denise (Wayne) Tetlow;

brother, Paul Richard (Gloria);

              sister-in-law, Minnie Kelly; grandchildren, Aaron & Kayla

   Kelly, Jasmine Stilwell, Christian & Shannon Leonard;

5 step-grandchildren; extended family

Sts Peter & Paul Catholic Church, Cushing OK

Palmer Marler FH, Cushing OK

burial; Euchee Valley Cemetery, Cushing OK

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KELLY George F

b. Jan 26, 1926 Long Island, NY

no death date

US Navy WWII/Korean War

survived by; wife, Gertrude; brother

Harvey; children, Judith (Phil) Hart,

Maureen (Matt) DiBattista, Brian Kelly;

13 grandchildren; 1 gr-granddaughter;

sons, Frank & Edward & daughter-in-law

Diane Chimero

St Peter's Catholic Church

Parker Mortuary, Joplin MO

burial; Osborne Memorial Cemetery, Joplin MO

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO 3/29/04

KELTON Bert C

age 79

b. May 22, 1924 Muskegan MI

d. March 25, 2004 MO

USMC WWII/Korean War

preceded by; wife, Bess Crow Kelton; 3

daughters, Donna, Mary Eilene & Karen Kelton

survived by; son, David; 2 daughters, Teresa

Hart & Mitzi Day; stepdaughter, Cynthia

Johnson; 10 grandchildren; 4 gr-grandchildren

cremated

burial; Ross Cemetery, Neodesha KS

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

Sentinel, Webb City MO

KEMP Wilford J

NOTICE:

age 88

d. June 21 2005

Knell Mortuary, Carthage MO

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KEMPF John A

age 92

b. Feb 8 1905 Brunswick

d. Jan 30 1998 Joplin MO

m. June 19 1927 Independence MO

Oct 1977 Booneville MO

preceded by; wife, Mayme Ellen Swearingen

Kempf (9/22/76); wife, Verna Roepe Kempf

(12/8/94); 1 daughter

survived by; daughters, Patricia Lincoln &

            Caroline Palmer; 5 grandchildren; several gr-grandchildren

Hedge-Lewis FH, Webb City MO

Carr FH, Fayette MO

burial; Fayette City (MO) Cemetery

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KENNON, Bonnie June (Hunt)[Clemons]

age 78

b. June 5 1927 Spring City MO

d. Aug 5 2005 Carterville MO

m. Aug 1945 Columbus KS to Leonard F Clemons

(d. May 1969)

m. Oct 27 1984 to Harold Kennon

preceded by; parents, Elmer & Alma Hunt; son

Roger; daughter, Nancy; brothers, Oliver

& Bob; sister, Alberta

survived by; husband, Harold; son, Jerry

Clemons; daughters Linda (Larry) Murrell,

Kathy (Tom) Redeagle & Vicky Carnes; son,

Jim (Kathy); step children, Tom, Chuck,

Reta & Mike Kennon; sisters, Leona York,

Georgia Mae Stark, Josephine Campbell &

Shirley Gouge; brothers, Bill, Richard &

Johnny Hunt; 11 grandchildren; 21 gr-grandchildren

Mason-Woodard Mortuary, Joplin MO

burial; Mt Hope Cem, Webb City MO

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KENNON Lee E

d. July 21 2006

survived by; daughter, Erin K Kennon; sister,

Joyce M (Frank Jr) Mandernach; extended family

Alexander FH

burial; Mt Lebanon Cemetery

source; Post Dispatch, St Louis MO

KENT Ida Louise (Rush)

Asbury MO

age 82

b. 7/17/1923  Pittsburg KS

m. 10/1/1944

d. 6/27/2006  Asbury MO

preceded by; husband, Ensign Lacey L (2004);

parents, Dr Floyd Harold & Belle Patterson Rush;

   infant daughter (1948); grandparents, John S & Laura

      Lucas Rush & William Lemuel & Ida White Patterson

survived by; son, Dr Harold Kent; daughter, Dr

   Hazel Coltharp; sisters, Laura Alexander & Kathleen

VanDenbrink; 5 grandchildren;

First United Methodist Church

Brenner Mortuary, Pittsburg KS

burial; Highland Pk Cemetery, Pittsburg KS

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KEPHART Inez Going

age 86

b. Jan 15 1910 Monkey Island OK (nr Grove)

m. Dec 15 1934 Grove OK

d. July 9 1996 Tulsa OK (Doctors Med.Ctr)

preceded by; husband, Elmer (4/10/60)

survived by; son, Bobby Joe; 3 grandchildren;

2 gr-grandchildren

Worley-Luginbuel FH, Grove OK

burial; Zena Cemetery, Grove OK

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KEPLAR Mildred F

age 94

b. Oct 28 1905 Kansas City MO

m. July 5 1924 Eldorado KS

d. Feb 20 2000 Joplin MO

preceded by; parents, William & Alice

          Hartgrove; husband, Edward; sons, Bill & Richard Keplar

survived by; sons, Harry, George & Bob;

daughters, Alice Markle, Mary Lou Drew

& Ruby Keplar; sister, Caroline Osler;

28 grandchildren; numerous gr-grandchildren

Mason-Woodard Mortuary, Joplin MO

Oak Grove Baptist Church

burial; Sunset Lawn Cemetery, Eldorado KS

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KERBY W.R.

NOTICE: Miami OK

age 84

d. Jan 23 2006

Northwest Baptist Church, Miami OK

Paul Thomas FH, Miami OK

burial; Glen Abbey Memorial Gardens, Miami OK

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KERRY A W "Bill"

age 89

b. Sept 18 1908 Brockway PA

m. Sept 13 1941 Kansas City KS to

Carroll Elaine Dixon Maddox

d. Nov 27, 1997 Gravette AR

preceded by; wife

survived by; 2 sons, Linn Maddox & Kim

Kerry; 2 daughters, Anne Lawrence &

Jean Phipps; sister, Mabel Rugh; 9

grandchildren; 2 gr-grandchildren

Noel United Methodist Church

Ozark Fun. Home, Noel MO

burial; Noel Cemetery

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KESSINGER Madeline L (Thurman)

age 79

b. June 16, 1917 Joplin MO

d. Aug 8, 1996 Joplin MO

Mo

survived by; son, Jim Kessinger; 2

brothers, Leroy & John Thurman; 2

sisters, Ruth Snyder & Doris Jean

House; 7 grandchildren; 7 gr-grandchildren

Crafton-Cantrell FH, Aurora MO

burial; Maple Pk Cemetery, Aurora MO

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KETRON Clarence

NOTICE: FH - Joplin MO - 1/25/06

age 79

Parker Mortuary, Joplin MO

burial; Ozark Memorial Pk Cemetery, Joplin MO

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KEY  Edna Estelle

NOTICE:  Carl Jct MO

age 91

d. 11/1/2007

First Presbyterian Church, Carthage MO

Knell Mortuary, Carthage MO

burial; Park Cemetery, Carthage MO

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KEY Sherry M

Sheldon MO

age 57

d. 12/25/2006

Ferry FH, Nevada MO

burial; Mt Pleasant Cemetery, Dederick MO

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KEYES Hilda

Leasburg MO

age 85

d. June 14 2003

preceded by; husband, Albert

survived by; grandsons, Bruce (Marsha) &

Brent (Rhonda) Keyes; 7 gr-grandchildren;

3 gr-gr-grandchildren; extended family

Britton FH, Cuba MO

burial; Crossroads Cemetery, Leasburg MO

source; Post Dispatch, St Louis MO

KIDD Wanda Mae

NOTICE:

age 78

d. Nov 2 2005

Cooper-Althouse FH, Miami OK

burial; Mt Hope Cemetery, Afton OK

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KIEFER Margie N

NOTICE: Shell Knob MO

age 82

d. Feb 16 2006

Trinity Presbyterian Church, Shell Knob MO

Fohn FH, Cassville MO

burial; Lake Park Mem.Gardens, Shell Knob MO

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KILE Laurel Jeanne

NOTICE: FH 10/29/05

age 84

Parker Mortuary, Joplin MO

cremation/private committal of ashes at later date

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KIMBROUGH Gary Lee Jr

age 24

b. July 14 1971 Neosho MO

m. June 17 1993 Harrison AR

d. July 8 1996 Joplin MO (death ruled homicide)

USMC

survived by; wife, Melinda Camille Rosewicz

Kimbrough; daughter, Kiera Anne Kimbrough;

stepson & stepdaughter, K.C. & Camisha

Rosewicz; mother & stepfather, Pat & Dave

Bly; brother, Brent Kimbrough; sister,

Kimberlee Harris; stepbrother, David Paul

Bly; stepsister, Dana Marie Edgell; grand-

mothers, Gladys Sanders & Edith Oxford;

step-grandparents, Mr & Mrs Ernest Bly

Clark FH, Neosho MO

burial; Union Cemetery, Stella MO

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KIME David L

St Louis MO

age 29

b. 12/2/1977  San Francisco CA

d. 1/4/2007

survived by; parents, Dale (Bonnie) & Mike (Mary)

McIntosh; sisters, Kerri Kime & Katlin McIntosh;

extended family

Toedtmann-Grosse FH, New Haven MO

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KIMES Anna Frankie

NOTICE: FH - Baxter Spgs KS - 12/25/2006

age 99

Derfelt's FH, Baxter Spgs KS

burial; Pleasant View Cemetery

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KIMES Gladys Tollefson

age 88

b. Dec 12 1909 Everest KS

d. Feb 13 1998 Neosho MO

m. June 6 1931 Council Grove KS

       preceded by; husband, John M (4/1/85); 2 daughters

survived by; daughtes, Marcia Kimes & Cynthia

Benward; sister, Mary Mitchell; 7 grand-

children; 5 gr-grandchildren

Parker Mortuary, Joplin MO

burial; Ozark Mem Pk Cemetery, Joplin MO

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KINDRED Robert E

NOTICE:  FH  9/12/2007  Webb City MO

age 86

Parker Mortuary, Joplin MO

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KING Bryce Sherwood

age 17

d. Feb 3 2006 Wilmington DE (struck by bus)

survived by; mother, Lisa King; sisters, Sara &

         Ladeana King, brother, Brock King; grandparents, Sonny

& Carolyn Dunn; gr-grandfather, Tommy Walton;

extended family

Campbell-Biddlecome FH, Seneca MO

cremation

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KING Carole

NOTICE: Carthage MO FH 12/6/06

age 71

Ulmer FH, Carthage MO

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KING Frederick William

Joplin MO

age 93

b. 5/30/1914  Joplin MO

m. 2/26/1949  Chicago IL

d. 10/19/2007  Joplin MO

Naval Air Transport Svc, WWII

preceded by; parents, Morgan Louis & Inis Elizabeth

(Stotts); sister, Arlene Covey

survived by; wife, Mary Jean (Ellspermann); daughters,

Janet (Andy) Johnson, Nanci (Randy) Roberts & Susan

Kathleen (Mark) Powers; son, Frederick (Elizabeth Lane);

grandchildren; Lang Christoffer (Tonya) Johnson,

Drew Steffan Johnson, Erin Elizabeth & Austin Morgan

King, Michelle Lauren & Kevin Randall Roberts; gr-

granddaughter, Ella Soren Johnson; extended family

Parker Mortuary, Joplin MO

burial; Dudman Spgs Cemeter, east of Carthage MO

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KING James Lee "Jim"

age 71

b. Jan 15 1935 Omaha NE

d. Feb 10 2006 Fayetteville AR

US Army - Korea

preceded by; parents, Harold L & Louise King;

stepfather, Elmer Mitchell

survived by; wife, Merena M King; daughter, Diana

(Richard) Alderman; sons, James LeRoy (Mari), Lee

A & Kevin W King; grandchildren, Amber Michelle,

    Jared Ryan, Merena Shawntel & Nikki Merena Marie

Alderman; great-grandson, Ayden Michael King

Benton Co FH, Rogers AR

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KING Julian

age 82

b. Aug 22 1923 Seneca MO

m. Oct 15 1944

d. Nov 2 2005 Seneca MO

US Army WWII

32nd Degree Mason, Lodge #247

preceded by; parents, Theodore & Maude King;

brother, Norman

survived by; son, David (Lois); 3 grandsons;

1 gr-grandson; 2 gr-gr-granddaughters;

brothers, Harold & Daryl

Campbell-Biddlecome FH, Seneca MO

burial; Seneca (MO) Cemetery

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KING Mary J

Wyandotte OK

age 77

d. 12/13/2006

Paul Thomas FH, Miami OK

burial; Fairland Cemetery, Fairland OK

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KING Nicholas Grant "Nick"

NOTICE:

age 18

d. June 17 2005

Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Miami OK

Cooper-Althouse Funeral Hme, Miami OK

burial; Ottawa Indian Cemetery, Miami OK

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KING Sterling W

age 89

b. 9/7/1917  Jasper MO

m. 9/14/1940  Benton Co AR

d. 8/27/2007  Atlas Community MO

preceded by; parents, Wilfred & Creola (Patrick);

wife, Olive Olga (Smith) (1/30/2001); daughter,

Ann Elaine King; son, Johnathan

survived  by; sons, Kenny (Shirley) & Steven

(Rose); brother, Melbert; 9 grandchildren; 14

gr-grandchildren; several gr-gr-grandchildren

Parker Mortuary, Joplin MO

burial; Sterling Cemetery, Atlas MO

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KING Toni Marie

NOTICE: Vinita OK

age 57

d. Jan 23 2006

Vinita Kingdom Hall, Vinita OK

Thomas FH, Welch OK

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KINION John Kenney I

NOTICE: FH 11/12/05

age 68

Derfelt's FH, KS

Lowell Friends Church, Lowell KS

burial; Dixon Cemetery, Cherokee City AR

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KINNEY Patricia Ann

NOTICE:

age 58

d. July 30 2005

Cotrell Funeral Chapel, Poplar Bluff MO

burial; Ozark Mem Pk Cem, Joplin MO

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KIRBY Dorothy Blanche

NOTICE: Anderson MO

age 90

d. Feb 22 2006

Walker-Dowd FH, Anderson MO

burial; Noel Cemetery, Noel MO

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KIRBY Kermit Ray

NOTICE: Nashville MO

age 80

d. Nov 18 2005

Brenner Mortuary, Pittsburg KS

Nashville (MO) Christian Church

burial; Nashville (MO) Cemetery

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KIRCH Edwin D

NOTICE:

age 88

d. July 11 2005

Friskel FH, Frontenac KS

burial; Garden of Memories Cemetery, Pittsburg KS

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KIRK Lela Lavay "Teddy"

age 84

b. Sept 14 1913 at Sherwin

d. Nov 28 1997 Columbus KS

preceded by; 1 son

survived by; 5 grandchildren; 7 great-

grandchildren; 1 gr-gr-grandchild

Murdock FH, Columbus KS

burial; Edgmand Cemetery, nw of Columbus

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KIRK Stanley R

age 75

b. Dec 11 1922 Spokane WA

d. Jan 8 1998 Springdale AR

m. April 24 1949 Noel MO

US Army WWII Vet

survived by; wife, Dorothy (Sergeant);

sisters, Bonnie Lou Tolly & Marie Alice Grissom

Ozark Funeral Home, Noel MO

burial; Noel Cemetery, Noel MO

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KIRK Theodore Franklin "Bud" "Pops"

age 82

b. May 25 1923 Picher OK

d. Feb 17 2006 Joplin MO (Freeman Hosp)

preceded by; parents, George Douglas & Rilea Jane

Gilbert Kirk; wife, Etta Alene Jones Kirk (1969);

wife, Ellender Etta "Helen" Foote Kirk (4/05);

daughters, Carolyn Sue Kirk & Rosemary Stein;

gr-grandson, C.D. Sharbutt; brothers, Douglas

Leroy & Jackie

Lerow Kirk; sister, Bessie Margaret Wright; half-

brothers, George Rily, Ualy, Ernest Laward,

Juddson Atison, John Erie, Anza, John Pruitt Jr

& Weles Berges Kirk; half-sisters, Lucia Matilla,

Maueela, Mahlaa, Neomia, Leona Hazel & Elizabeth

Frances Kirk

survived by; children, Kenneth (Lourea) , Debbie

Chew, Buddy & Shirley, Ted & Sherry,

Terry & Melissa, Ellie Burner, Jimmy & Teresa

Palmer, Alvin & Gloria, Ellender "Mae Mae"

Carden, Penny Jo & Dusty Graham, Angel & Curtis

Sharbutt, Elizabeth & Jason Sharbutt &

Annastashia Kirk; sisters, Eula May Dyer &

Edna Snow; 43 grandchildren; 55 gr-grandchildren;

1 gr-gr-grandchild; many nieces & nephews

Paul Thomas FH, Picher OK

burial; Sunset Memorial Gardens, Lawton OK

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KIRKMAN Ovella M

age 75

b. Dec 13, 1928 Anadarko, OK

m. Aug 18, 1967 Bobby Lee Kirkman, Joplin MO

d. March 26, 2004 Joplin, MO

preceded by; husband (March 25, 2000); 2

sisters, Cherry Ann Cupp & Rosie A.

Terry; brother, Charles Cupp

survived by; sons, Robert, Johnny & Danny

Hancock; daughter, Allene Smith; sisters,

Maybell Cook, Margaret Sturgis, Joyce

Melton, Dorothy Reynolds, Opal Cupp,

Mary Simonson & Patsy Edward; brother,

Everett Cupp; 11 grandchildren; many gr-

grandchildren & gr-gr-grandchildren

Southside Community Church of God

Parker Mortuary, Joplin, MO

burial; Ozark Memorial Pk Cemetery, Joplin

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KIRKSEY Bertie L

age 81

b. April 2 1915 Durham AR

d. June 26 1996 Tulsa OK (Bapt.Reg.Hlth Ctr)

m. Aug 21 1932

preceded by; husband, Ezra Thomas Kirksey

(9/29/1965)

survived by; sons, Cecil, Harold & Tom;daughter,

Janelle Pittman; 16 grandchildren; several gr-

grandchildren

Cooper-Althouse FH, Miami OK

burial; GAR Cemetery, Miami OK

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KITCHEN Clarence Robert "Bob"

Joplin MO

age 68

d. 12/26/2006

Housh FH, Sarcoxie MO

burial; Sarcoxie Cemetery, Sarcoxie MO

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KLEIN Helen (Klipsch)

age 93

d. June 17 2003

preceded by; parents, William & Anna; brother,

William; granddaughter, Kristin Sue

   survived by; daughter, Sue Klein (George H) Schmitt;

grandchildren, George Michael, Joseph Christopher,

Susanne Nicole & Elizabeth Theresa; gr-grand-

daughter, Jasmine Marie; extended family

St Gregory The Great Catholic Church, Bluffton SC

Sauls FH, Bluffton SC

burial; Resurrection Cemetery, St Louis MO

source; Post Dispatch, St Louis MO

KLIX Glen L

NOTICE: Commerce OK

age 76

d. Feb 18 2006

Paul Thomas FH, Picher OK

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KLUMPP Richard

NOTICE:  Nevada MO

age 74

d. 7/27/2007

Ferry FH, Nevada MO

burial; Newton Burial Pk, Nevada MO

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KNIGHT Benjamin E "Ben"

age 80

b. Dec 4 1925 Rockwell City IA

m. April 9 1954 Dallas TX

d. Feb 19 2006 Neosho MO

US Navy

          preceded by; parents, Vern & Gertrude (Bestor) Knight;

brother, Charles Wilson

     survived by; wife, Rose Ann Crooks Knight; sons, Paul

     (Trish) & Mark (Martha); daughters, Ginger Knight &

      Chris Cook; sisters, Mary Duecker & Margaret Havens

grandsons, Brandon, Cory (Tammy), Benjamin Paul,

          Dustin & Matthew Knight; gr-granddaughter, Lanee Knight

Clark FH, Neosho MO

cremation

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KNIPE Pat

NOTICE:

age 66

d. Sept 10 2005

First Assembly Church, Jay OK

Worley-Luginbuel Funeral Home, Jay OK

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KNOBLOCH Bennett W

age 78

b. Oct 3 1917 Buffalo NY

d. June 23 1996 Aurora (MO) Comm.Hosp.

US Army Vet

survived by; wife, Jimmie; 3 sons, Dale B,

William D & James; daughter, Debbie

Horbatits; sisters, Ethel Todd & Mary

Jane Esslinger; 13 grandchildren

Fossett-Mosher FH, Mt Vernon MO

cremation/services later in NY

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KNOPF Alice Rose (Hammann)

d. June 17 2003

preceded by; husband, Frank J

survived by; sons, William J & Michael F;

     daughters-in-law, Susan & Tamara; grandson, Timothy

Buchholz Valley of Flowers Mortuary,

Florissant MO

burial; Sacred Heart Cemetery

source; Post Dispatch, St Louis MO

KNOWLTON Alecia Nicole

NOTICE:

infant daughter of Dainelle Johnson & Shane

Knowlton

d. Sept 14 2005

Daniel Funeral Home, Lamar MO

burial; Fullerton Cemetery, Carthage MO

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KOEHLER Mary

age 87

b. 9/29/1916 Paola KS

d. 4/14/2004

preceded by; parents; brothers, Jerome &

Bernard Koehler; sister, Frances

survived by; inlaws & other family

Muehlebach Funeral Home, Kansas City MO

burial; Holy Cross Cemetery, Paola KS

source; Ks City Star, Ks City MO

KOHLER William Glen

age 16

b. April 24 1981 Orange CA

d. June 19 1997 Newton Co MO

survived by; parents, William E & Valerie J

Kohler; sister, Billiejean Renee; grand-

parents, Nadine Thacker, Dale & Sarah Blackburn

Rocketdyne Road Church of Christ, Neosho MO

Campbell-Biddlecome FH, Seneca MO

cremation

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KOON Michael Gage "Mickey"

age 6m

b. Jan 15 1996 Joplin MO

d. July 9 1996 Springfield MO (Cox Med.Ctr.So)

survived by; mother, Amy Koon; grandparents,

George & Norman Koon; gr-grandparents, Sylvia

Jones & Ethel & Harrison Koon

Mason-Woodard Mortuary, Joplin MO

private burial

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KOOPMAN Marilyn E

NOTICE:

age 58

d. July 11 2005

Bath-Forbes-Hoffman FH, Chetopa KS

no services

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KOPFF Mildred A "Mil" (Merlo)

age 87

d. June 18 2003

preceded by; parents, Luigi & Teresa (Berra)

Merlo; brothers, Emmanual, Louis, Charles,

Henry, Joseph; sisters, Josephine Merlo,

    Caroline Gianino & Theresa Merlotti; extended family

St Ambrose Church

Calcaterra FH, St Louis MO

burial; Resurrection Cemetery

source; Post Dispatch, St Louis MO

KOTKA Eula Mary

age 94

b. Sept 9 1901 Martinsville MO

m. April 3 1918 Ava MO

2nd, Aug 8 1964

d. July 7 1996 Mt Vernon MO

preceded by; husbands, A.E. Justice (1/19/61)

& E Victor Kotka (8/19/69)

survived by; son, Dale Justice; 8 grandchildren;

21 gr-grandchildren

Fossett-Mosher FH, Mt Vernon MO

burial; I.O.O.F. Cemetery, Mt Vernon MO

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KOUGH Mamie

NOTICE:  Liberal MO

age 87

d. 7/23/2007

Konantz-Warden FH, Lamar MO

burial; St Charles Mem.Gardens, St Charles MO

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KRANTZ Dennis Jack

age 45

b. Dec 12 1950 Muscatine IA

m. April 4 1978 Muscatine IA

d. July 6 1996 Miller MO (apparent heart attack)

survived by; wife, Jolene Frances Bleadorn Krantz;

daughter, Cherakee Krantz; son, Jason; half-

sister, Glena Stark

Morris-Leiman-Mosher FH, Miller MO

burial; Misemer Cemetery, Miller MO

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KREWSON Norma L (Harnagel)

Cuba MO

86y 11m 21d

b. Dec 27 1911 St Louis MO

m. Feb 17 1963 St Louis MO

d. Dec 18 1998 Cuba MO

preceded by; parents, Alfred & Helena Harnagel

survived by; husband, Martin W; son, Martin W Jr

(Karen); brother, Alfred; brother-in-law, Murel

(Blondie) Krewson; 7 grandchildren; 18 gr-

grandchildren; extended family

Britton FH, Cuba MO

burial; Oak Grove Cemetery, St James MO

source; Cuba Free Press, Cuba MO

KRIECKHAUS Arthur "Tuck"

age 88

b. Feb 10, 1909 Joplin, Mo

m. Mary Prince Dec 15, 1946 Columbus, Ks

d. Nov 18, 1997 Joplin MO (St John's Hosp)

survived by; wife; 4 sisters, Harriett

Porter, Helen Keith, Millie Stowell & Marjorie Ryan

Parker Mortuary, Joplin MO

burial; Mt Hope Cemetery, Webb City MO

source; Joplin Globe, Joplin MO

KRIECKHAUS Mary Tracey Prince

age 90

b. March 19 1915 Carterville MO

m. 1946

d. Sept 28 2005 Joplin MO

preceded by; parents, Ivan Prince & Treva

Boyd Prince; husband, Arthur "Tuck";

sisters, Betty Smith & Peggy Lemmons;

brothers, Russell, Paul, Roland, John & Tom Prince

survived by; sister, Marjorie (Arnold) Workizer;

brother, Robert Prince; extended family

Parker Mortuary, Joplin MO

burial; Mt Hope Cemetery, Webb City MO

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KRUEGER, Edgar O

NOTICE:

age 78

d. July 14 2005

Trinity Lutheran Church, Freistatt MO

Buchanan FH, Monett MO

burial; Trinity Lutheran Church Cemetery

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KRUG Bessie E "Betty" (Young)

d. June 12 2003

preceded by; husband, Edward; son, Donald Bayer

survived by; daughter, Leonora (Hank) Doerle;

grandchildren, Justin (Julia), Terry, Matthew

(Christy), Warren (Maria) Doerle & Kimberly

Ahlsted; gr-grandchildren, Michael & Matthew

Treacy, Brandyn, Jacob & Annaliese Doerle;

extended family

Buchholz Spanish Lake Mortuary

burial; Calvary Cemetery

source; Post Dispatch, St Louis MO

KRUSE Anna

age 63

b. Aug 8 1933 Bocksberg Germany

m. Aug 11 1957 Germany

d. June 23 1997 Joplin MO

preceded by; 1 son

survived by; husband, Gilbert; sons, Mitchell,

Cameron & Kendall

Clark FH, Neosho MO

burial; I.O.O.F. Cemetery, Neosho MO

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO

KRUTSINGER Bob C

age 81

Joplin MO

b. 11/9/1925  Diamond MO

m. 12/25/1952  Huntsville AR

d. 2/14/2007  Joplin MO

US Army  Korea

preceded by; parents; son, Bobbie Craig; brother,

Raymond

survived by; wife, Donnie (Johnson); sons, Robert

& Greg; daughters, Susan McDonald, Deanna McKay

& Sharene Hart; brother, Leon; 9 grandchildren;

4 gr-grandchildren

Carl Jct Christian Church, Carl Jct MO

Mason-Woodard Mortuary, Joplin MO

burial; Ozark Mem.Pk Cemetery, Joplin MO

source; Jasper Co Citizen, Carl Jct MO

KSYCKI Sister Mary Joecile S.S.N.D.

d. June 11 2003

survived by; sisters, Mary Ksycki, Sister Martin

     Ksycki O.L.V.M. & Victoria (Louis) Bochantin; extended

family

Notre Dame Motherhouse

Kutis FH

burial; Motherhouse Cemetery

source; Post Dispatch, St Louis MO

KYRIAS Betty J Fehrenbach

age 70

b. Aug 14 1925 Baxter Springs KS

m. July 3 1947 Baxter Springs

d. July 4 1996 Joplin MO (St Johns Hosp)

survived by; husband, Stephen C; sons, Mark &

Thomas N; daughters, Carol Ann Kyrias &

Mary K Kyrias-Gann; brothers, Joseph R &

William G Fehrenbach; sister, Virginia O'Banion;

5 grandchildren

First United Methodist Church, Baxter Spgs KS

Abbott FH, Baxter Springs KS

cremation/burial, Baxter Springs (KS) Cemetery

source; Jopl.Globe, Joplin MO