William Scott Hiatt, 41, of Blue Springs, MO passed away January 8, 2013 at Centerpoint Medical Center. He was born March 8, 1971 in Jacksonville, FL to Robert L. and Karen S. (Pillsbury) Hiatt. Bill was District Manager for Panera Bread Co. He was a Christian by faith and an organ donor. He was a soccer coach and member of Bass Masters. [Read more…]
Archives for January 2013
Regina Claire “Genie” (Wallace) Weight passed from this life on January 7, 2013. She had been in poor health for some time before her death. Genie was born August 27, 1927 in the Edgemont Hospital, Fall River County, South Dakota to Claire Regina Mastrude and Bedford Freeman Wallace. She lived in Edgemont and Deadwood until 1942 when the family moved to Ravenna, Buffalo County, Nebraska. It was there that Genie finished high school in 1945 and enrolled in Nebraska Wesleyan University at Lincoln, graduating in 1949 with majors in Music and English. [Read more…]
Peggy L. Rick, 76 of Blue Springs, MO. passed away January 6, 2013 at her home. Graveside services will be at 11:00, Friday January 11, 2013 at Mt. Washington Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5:00 to 7:00 pm Thursday January 10, 2013 at the Meyers Funeral Chapel Blue Springs, MO with a VFW Ladies Auxiliary service at 7:00 and a rosary to be said at 7:15 pm. [Read more…]
Mary Driggers, 79, of Ferrelview, MO, passed away Sunday, January 6, 2013 in Liberty, MO, following a 15 year battle with Parkinson’s. She was born January 8, 1933, one of 18 children to Iva and Ernie Shaw.
She had a career with TWA in Kansas City, MO for 26 years. During that time she worked in the punch room, security and as a forklift operator. She enjoyed collecting jewelry, traveling, looking at family photos and spending time with her grandchildren. Mary had a great sense of humor until the end. She also enjoyed spending time with her extended family and will be missed by all who knew her. [Read more…]
Edward “Ed” George Beekman, 93, died peacefully on January 4, 2013 at the Missouri Veteranʼs Home in Warrensburg, MO.
Mr. Beekman was born on May 7, 1919 in Ziegler, Illinois, to John and Georgine (Welsch) Beekman.
Ed graduated from Brentwood High School, in Brentwood, Missouri in 1938. [Read more…]