Mary Jo Hesterberg 77, of Blue Springs, MO passed away peacefully at home February 27, 2012 surrounded by her family. She was born August 19, 1934 in Redland, OK to Oscar and Susie (Jordan) Brunk. On September 24, 1951 she was united in marriage to Gene H. Hesterberg in Van Buren, AR, and they enjoyed 60 years of marriage. She worked at Lanard Toys, and was a member of First United Methodist Church of Blue Springs. She was an active and long time member of Blue Springs Country Club, Country Club of Blue Springs Women’s Golf Association, Blue Springs, First United Methodist Church Women’s Circle, Country Club Bridge Club, Bunco Group, and Young Matrons Society of Independence, MO. She was preceded in death by her parents; a, grandson, Timothy Ridpath, and other brothers and sisters.
Richard Laverne Spears, 65 of Blue Springs, Mo. passed away Sunday February 26, 2012 at the Golden Living Nursing Center in Independence. A Celebration of Richard’s life will be 7:00 pm Friday March 2, 2012 at the Meyers Funeral Chapel 1600 W. Main St. Blue Springs, Mo. with the Rev. Cliff Caton officiating. Visitation will be from 5:00 to 7:00 pm prior to service. Graveside Service will be at 10:30 am Saturday in Pilot Grove Cemetery # 1 near Jamesport, Mo., with full military honors. Memorial Contributions may be made to the First Baptist Church of Blue Springs Building Fund. [Read more…]
Brenda Kathleen Flathers, 54, of Independence, MO, Daughter – Mother – Grandmother – Aunt – Friend died in her home on 2-25-2012 after a courageous battle with cancer. [Read more…]
Tresa Colleen Wallace 75, of Kansas City Kansas passed away February 20, 2012 at her home. She was born April 14, 1936 in Wyandotte County Kansas to John and Marie (Reynolds) Bell. Worked for the Salvation Army and was a Daycare Provider. Tresa was a Baptist by faith. She enjoyed family, traveling, reading and crocheting. She was preceded in death by her husband Herman Wallace; daughters, Barbara Perkins and Pamela Dyche; siblings, Leona, Margie, Paul and Chuck. [Read more…]
Ronnie L. Clark, 75, Blue Springs, MO passed away February 20, 2012 at his home. He was born May 8, 1936 in Bridgeport, NE to Robert and Ioa (Underhill) Clark. They preceded him in death. He was educated inBell Gardens,CAand lived most of his life inCalifornia. [Read more…]