Ed McFarland, 74, a lifelong resident of Parkville, MO passed away on Easter Sunday, March 31, 2013 at his home with his loving family at his side. Ed was born July 12, 1938 in Parkville, MO to Hazel (Russell) and Eual McFarland. [Read more…]
John Joseph “Jack” Kalahurka, 70, a resident of Kansas City North, MO, formerly of St. Joseph, MO passed away Friday, March 29, 2013 following a courageous battle with lung cancer. He was born April 29, 1942 in St. Joseph.
The early years of his life were spent in St. Joseph, where he attended Cathedral Catholic School and Christian Brothers High School. He then moved to Kansas City, where he graduated from De La Salle High School and attended Kansas City Junior College. In his early 20’s, he spent six years in the United States Army Civil Affairs Unit #469. [Read more…]
Fred Simmons, 73, a resident of Riverside, MO passed away Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at the Riverside Nursing & Rehab. Fred was born August 25, 1939 in Marshall, MO to Burnis K. (Raines) and Fred M. Simmons. [Read more…]
Verla Oehler Long, age 72, entered eternal peace after a long courageous battle with cancer and diabetes. Verla was born April 18, 1940 in Barnes, Kansas, Washington County. She was the daughter of Wilbert and Eula (Wohler) Oehler. She graduated from Barnes Rural High School in 1957. [Read more…]
Dwight Young, Jr., also known as Joe Young, peacefully passed away Saturday, March 23, 2013 at the age of 62. He was born July 31, 1950 to Dwight Young, Sr. and Eileen May Beaber. He graduated from Northeast High School in Kansas City, MO and spent the majority of his working years as a plumber. [Read more…]