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Obituaries from March 2012

Joseph "Joe" Guilfoyle (03/31/12)
Joseph "Joe" Guilfoyle, 64, of Fort Scott, Kan., died on Thursday, March 29, 2012, at Via Christi Hospital in Pittsburg, Kan. Funeral services are pending at this time. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.feuerbornfuneral.com
James Allen Middleton Jr. (03/31/12)
James Allen Middleton Jr., 40, Sheldon, Mo., passed away on Friday, March 30, 2012, at Nevada Regional Medical Center, Nevada, following a sudden illness. He was born Feb. 20, 1972, in Farmington, Mo., to James Allen Middleton and Sharron Marie Stamm Middleton. He married Sue Ann Hites on March 10, 2002, in Greenfield, Mo., and she survives of the home...
Howard Francis Armstrong (03/31/12)
Howard Francis Armstrong, 91, retired Fort Scott teacher, died Thursday, March 29, 2012, at Fort Scott Manor Nursing Home. He was born Jan. 25, 1921, in Hepler, Kan., the son of Frank W. Armstrong and Belle Watkins Armstrong. He was a 1939 graduate of Hepler High School and received his master's degree in elementary education from Pittsburg State University...
Donna Kay Beerbower (03/31/12)
Donna Kay Beerbower, 67, a resident of Fort Scott, died Tuesday, March 27, 2012, at the University of Kansas Medical Center in Kansas City, Kan. She was born Dec. 8, 1944, in Nevada, Mo., the daughter of Donald Elmor Lawson and Nola Merel Holsinger Lawson. ...
Connie J. Wooldridge (03/30/12)
Connie J. Wooldridge, 59, Nevada, passed away at her home, following a lengthy illness, Wednesday, March 28, 2012. She was born July 11, 1952, in Nevada, to George F. Kuhlman and Peggy R. Starr Kuhlman. She married Dale Wooldridge on June 22, 1984, in Moundville, Mo., and he survives of the home...
William Kolbe Armsworthy (03/29/12)
William Kolbe Armsworthy, a resident of rural Bronaugh, Mo., died Tuesday, March 27, 2012, at Christian Health Care in Nevada. He was born March 31, 1920, in Garland, Kan., the son of Frank A. Armsworthy and Ella Marie Kolbe Armsworthy. He married Thelma Marie Gulliford Dec. 24, 1940, in Lamar, Mo. She preceded him in death on Sept. 28, 2010...
William K. Armsworthy (03/28/12)
William K. Armsworthy, resident of rural Bronaugh, Mo., died Tuesday, March 27, 2012, at Christian Health Care of Nevada. Funeral services will be announced by the Cheney Witt Chapel, 201 S. Main, Fort Scott.
Jimmy D. McIntosh (03/24/12)
Jimmy D. McIntosh, 50, passed away on March 22, 2012, at Harry Hynes Hospice. Rosary will be held Tuesday, March 27, at 9:30 a.m., with funeral service at 10 a.m., both at St. Patrick's Catholic Church, 2007 N. Arkansas. Jimmy is preceded in death by his father, Richard Earl McIntosh. ...
Joseph W. Clyburn (03/23/12)
Joseph W. Clyburn, 79, passed away March 20, 2012. Joe was born April 4, 1932, in Deerfield, Mo., to Ray and Edna (Weber) Clyburn. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He was a recipient of the Purple Heart, Bronze Service Star, Korean Service Medal and United Nations Service Medal. He was a Mason and a member of Ararat Shrine. He retired from Southwestern Bell as an engineer...
Lyndal Faith Prior Keener (03/23/12)
Lyndal Faith Prior Keener, 70, was born on Aug. 10, 1941, to Raymond and Ruth Prior of Butler, Mo. Lyndal passed away March 19, 2012, at KU Medical Center in Kansas City, Kan., after a lengthy illness. Lyndal graduated from Butler High School in 1959. ...
Hal Eugene "Gene" Foland (03/23/12)
Hal Eugene "Gene" Foland, 87, Kansas City, Mo., formerly of Nevada, passed away peacefully with family by his side on Monday, March 19, 2012, at his home in Kansas City of natural causes. Gene was born Jan. 8, 1925, In Nevada, to J. Elber Foland and Lois G. Rinehart Foland. Gene married the love of his life, Dolores "Dee" Jean Cherry, on June 15, 1951, in Nevada. She preceded him in death Nov. 8, 2009...
Hal Eugene "Gene" Foland (03/22/12)
Hal Eugene "Gene" Foland, 87, Kansas City, Mo., formerly of Nevada, passed away peacefully with family by his side on Monday, March 19, 2012, at his home in Kansas City of natural causes. Gene was born Jan. 8, 1925, In Nevada, to J. Elber Foland and Lois G. Rinehart Foland. Gene married the love of his life, Dolores "Dee" Jean Cherry on June 15, 1951, in Nevada, who preceded him in death Nov. 8, 2009...
Lyndal F. Keener (03/21/12)
Lyndal F. Keener, 70, of Nevada, formerly of Butler, Mo., died on Monday, March 19, 2012, at KU Medical Center in Kansas City, Kan. Funeral services will be held Friday, March 23, at 11 a.m., at the Heuser Funeral Home, Rich Hill, Mo., with burial in the Greenlawn Cemetery...
Hal Eugene Foland (03/21/12)
Hal Eugene Foland, 87, Kansas City, Mo., died Monday, March 19, 2012, at his residence in Kansas City. He was born Jan. 8, 1925, in Nevada, to John Elbert Foland and Lois Gertelle Rhinehart Foland. Funeral services and family information will be provided by Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada...
R.A. True Jr. (03/21/12)
R.A. True Jr., 75, passed from this earth on March 15, 2012, at his home in Freeport, Bahamas. He was born Jan. 12, 1937, in Vernon County, Mo., to Roy A. True Sr. and Beth Bush True. He is survived by two sons, Roy A. True III and his wife, Patty, of Texas, and Allan Lynn and his wife, Twila, of Calif.; six grandchildren, Blaze, Dillan and Ciarra of Texas, Brandan, R.J. ...
Wilma L. Steele (03/21/12)
Wilma L. Steele, 84, Nevada, passed away on Monday, March 20, 2012, at Moore-Few Care Center. She was born Sept. 11, 1927, in Moundville, Mo., to David Townsend Brock and Freda Zilliox Brock. She married Monty Steele on Oct. 26, 1947, and he preceded her in death on Jan. 9, 1988...
Jerome Leo "Red" Bellinghausen (03/20/12)
Jerome Leo "Red" Bellinghausen, 75, passed away on Tuesday, March 13, 2012, in the family farmhouse. He was the son of William and Matilda (Homan) and born in Montrose, Mo., on May 9, 1936. He was known as Jerome to his Montrose family and as "Red" to many others, Grandpa or Papa to his grandchildren, and Papapa to the great-grandchildren. He will be missed by all...
Charlotte Elizabeth (Brehm) Graham (03/17/12)
Charlotte Elizabeth (Brehm) Graham, 100, passed away Thursday, March 15, 2012. She was the youngest of eight born to John Henry and Martha Elizabeth Brehm on July 17, 1911, in Spearville, Kan., Ford County. She married Ross Kirkhart Graham on Nov. 9, 1933. They had one daughter, Doris Kathryn Graham Ericson...
Wayne Timothy Linville (03/17/12)
Wayne Timothy Linville, 51, resident of Fort Scott, died Wednesday, March 14, 2012, at the Olathe Medical Center in Olathe, Kan. He was born Oct. 21, 1960, in Fort Scott, the son of James Albert Linville and Doris Lorraine Bolling Linville. He was a graduate of Nevada High School...
Norma Johnece Molder (03/16/12)
Norma Johnece Molder, 82, passed away at her home in Nevada, Mo., on Monday, Feb. 27, 2012. Norma was born on Sept. 28, 1929, in Kansas City, Mo. She is preceded in death by her husband, Mason William Molder of Stockton, Mo., and her daughter, Sharon Kaye Bobbett of Nevada. ...
Marilyn Yvonne Forkner Greer (03/15/12)
Marilyn Yvonne Forkner Greer passed away on March 14, 2012, at her home in Milo, Mo. Marilyn was born Aug. 18, 1935, to Marvin and Gladys Helen Forkner of rural Horton, Mo. Marilyn attended Metz Schools and graduated from Metz High School in 1953. After graduating high school, Marilyn attended Pittsburg Teacher's College, Pittsburg, Kan., for two years and then received her bachelor's degree from the University of Missouri in 1958. ...
Leroy Earll (03/15/12)
The family of Leroy Earll, who died Feb. 20, 2012, will hold a memorial service/celebration of life, at 2 p.m., Sunday, March 18, at the Fairview Community Building, in Fairview, Mo. Arrangements are under the direction of Clark Funeral Home, Neosho, Mo...
Jerome "Red" Bellinghausen (03/15/12)
Jerome "Red" Bellinghausen, 75, of Harwood, Mo., died on Tuesday, March 13, 2012, at his home. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m., Friday, March 16, at the Schell City Baptist Church in Schell City. Visitation will be 6-7 p.m., Thursday, March 15, at the Lewis-Hoagland Funeral Home, Schell City. Burial will be in Lefler Cemetery, Harwood, Mo. Friends may call after 1 p.m., Thursday, at the funeral home...
Leroy Earll (03/14/12)
The family of Leroy Earll, who died Feb. 20, 2012, will hold a memorial service/celebration of life, at 2 p.m., Sunday, March 18, at the Fairview Community Building, in Fairview, Mo. Arrangements are under the direction of Clark Funeral Home, Neosho, Mo...
Helen A. Ogburn (03/14/12)
Helen A. Ogburn, 94, Nevada, died Tuesday, March 13, 2012, at Moore-Few Care Center in Nevada, following a lengthy illness. She was born Nov. 14, 1917, in Prague, Okla., to Walter H. Hurn and Bertha Gray Hurn. She was married June 29, 1936, in Cheney, Kan., to Jack Ogburn and he preceded her in death March 14, 2008...
Lois Audrey Rutledge (03/13/12)
Lois Audrey Rutledge, 88, Nevada, passed away on Saturday, March 10, 2012, at Moore-Few Care Center, following a brief illness. She was born June 11, 1923, in Milo, Mo., to Earl Edward Garrett and Viola Jones Garrett. She married Marvin "Hap" Rutledge on Jan. 31, 1945, in Fort Scott, Kan., and he preceded her in death on March 9, 2002...
Charles Eugene Spencer (03/13/12)
Charles Eugene Spencer, 81, of El Dorado Springs, Mo., departed this life on Friday, March 9, 2012, at the Lake Stockton Healthcare Facility after a courageous battle with cancer. He was born the youngest son of Charlie and Susan (West) Spencer on June 19, 1930, in Vernon County, Mo...
Jan Rowland (03/13/12)
Jan Rowland, 55, Nevada, passed away Sunday, March 11, 2012, at her residence, following a lengthy illness. She was born July 18, 1956, in Nevada, to Delbert Lee Mahan and Dorothy Fern Keeton Mahan. She was married May 28, 1977, in Nevada, to Lonne Rowland and he survives of the home...
Reba Weller (03/10/12)
Reba Weller, 97, of Pleasanton, Kan., died Friday, March 9, 2012, at Countryview Nursing Home, Prescott, Kan. Services will be held at 10 a.m., Tuesday, March 13, at the Schneider Funeral Home, Pleasanton Chapel, Pleasanton, Kan. Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m., Monday, at the chapel. Memorial contributions are suggested to the Shriners Children's Hospital. Interment will be in Littell Cemetery, Pleasanton, Kan...
John Lewiston Winscott (03/10/12)
John Lewiston Winscott, 71, Independence, Mo., passed away Wednesday, March 7, 2012. John was born Jan. 15, 1941, in Nevada, Mo., the son of Roy Levi and Nellie Alberta (Allen) Winscott. He was a U.S. Army veteran. John retired in 1991 from the General Motors Leeds plant and was a member of the UAW Local No. ...
Norman D. Beisly (03/10/12)
Norman D. Beisly, 71, Nevada, passed away on Friday, March 9, 2012, at Nevada Regional Medical Center, following a brief illness. He was born Dec. 22, 1940, in Nevada, to Norman Basil Beisly and Emma Neomi Dean Beisly. He married LaDeane Bobbett on June 24, 1961, in Nevada, and she survives of the home...
Mae Susong (03/10/12)
Mae Susong, 104, resident of Fort Scott, Kan., died Friday, March 9, 2012, at Medicalodges for Fort Scott. She was born Dec. 26, 1907, in Anson, Texas, the daughter of Leonard Davis and Martha Horton Davis. She married Thomas E. Morrison. He preceded her in death. She later married Loyd Susong. He also preceded her in death...
Henry Earl Wisner (03/10/12)
Henry Earl Wisner, 81, a resident of Fort Scott, died Thursday, March 8, 2012, at his home. He was born June 19, 1930, in Johnstown, Pa., the son of Harry Milton Wisner and Gertrude Peer Wisner. He married Merna Sue Ream on Feb. 25, 1955, at Glendale, Calif. ...
Valentino (Val) Villamaria (03/09/12)
Valentino (Val) Villamaria, 75, Nevada, passed from this life Wednesday, March 7, 2012, at St. Luke's Hospital, Kansas City, Mo., following two years of ill health. He was born Jan. 6, 1937 in Corona, Kan., to Frank and Katie Villamaria. He was united in marriage to Joan Hill Nov. 15, 1958, at the Columbus Catholic Church...
Geneva Orvilla Belcher (03/08/12)
Geneva Orvilla Belcher, 95, Nevada, passed away on Tuesday, March 6, 2012, at Nevada Regional Medical Center, following a brief illness. She was born Nov. 27, 1916, in Rockville, Mo., to Dempsey Bain and Elsie Ray Thompson Bain. Geneva was born in Rockville and spent most all of her life in Nevada. She worked for many years as a beautician and later also worked for a number of years as a med-tech at Nevada Manor. She was an avid Nevada Tiger football fan...
William C. "Bill" Johnson (03/06/12)
William C. "Bill" Johnson, 85, died Saturday, March 3, 2012, at his home in Deerfield. He was born Jan. 1, 1927, to Burt and Ethel (Wise) Johnson. He was married Nov. 25, 1948, to Virginia Weber who survives. He was preceded in death by his parents and siblings Lester, Opal, Lawrence, Helen and Wilma...
Norma Johnece Molder (03/03/12)
Norma Johnece Molder, 82, passed away at her home in Nevada, Mo., on Monday, Feb. 27, 2012. Norma was born on Sept. 28, 1929, in Kansas City, Mo. She is preceded in death by her husband, Mason William Molder of Stockton, Mo., and her daughter, Sharon Kaye Bobbett of Nevada, Mo. ...
Douglas Allen Nuzum (03/03/12)
Douglas Allen Nuzum, 59, of Derby, Kan., Spirit employee and former Boeing employee, passed away Thursday, March 1, 2012. Douglas is preceded in death by his daughter, Victoria, and his parents, Daniel and Elizabeth Nuzum. Survivors include his wife of 39 years, Sandy; daughters, Ericka (Jean Claude) Suhl -- Clarksville, Tenn., and Angela Nuzum, Wichita; brothers, Darren (Darla) Nuzum, Wichita, Duane (Diana) Nuzum, Douglass; sister, Diana (David) Brooks, Wichita; and grandson, Otto Suhl...
Eula Irene Hays (03/03/12)
Eula Irene Hays, 87, a resident of Fort Scott, Kan., died Monday, March 1, 2012, at Mercy Hospital of Fort Scott. She was born Feb. 13, 1925, in Fort Scott. She married James A. Hays on June 15, 1947, at Pittsburg, Kan. He preceded her in death on April 15, 1991. In her earlier years, she had worked for Kress and Key Work Clothes. She later moved to Shawnee, Kan., where she was employed by Pyramid Life Insurance Company and Baker's Florist. She loved working with flowers and being outdoors...
Hazel Leucille "Lucy" Jay (03/01/12)
Hazel Leucille "Lucy" Jay, 89, of Altoona, Kan., formerly of Hume, Mo., died Wednesday, Feb. 29, 2012, at Wilson Medical Center, Neodesha, Kan. She was born Oct.11, 1922, in Hume, Mo., the daughter of Harley and Willie Ruth Handly Kleitz. Lucille went to grade school in Hume, Mo., and junior high and high school in Kansas City, Mo...
Darlene A. Bass (03/01/12)
Darlene A. Bass, 79, of Nevada, Mo., and formerly of Parsons, Kan., passed away on Sunday, Feb. 26, 2012, at Nevada Regional Medical Center in Nevada. She was born on Sept. 30, 1932, in Galena, Kan., to Earl Stanley Holford and Edna Mildred Walters Holford. She married Perl M. Bass in Huntsville, Ark., on June 4, 1951, and he preceeded her in death on Jan. 22, 1997...
Vivian Corine Burris (03/01/12)
Vivian Corine Burris, 92, died Wednesday, Feb. 29, 2012, at Christian Health Care, Nevada. She was born June 16, 1919, to Walter Tyree Newland and Neva Ellen (Flagg) Newland. She was married April 14, 1946, to Harold "Vernon" Burris, and he preceded her in death Aug. 12, 2001...