Today's Record

Tuesday, July 6, 2004


Claude Milton Housh Jr.

Claude Milton Housh Jr., 72, Rich Hill, died July 3, 2004, at VA Medical Center in Kansas City, Mo. He was born on Jan. 16, 1932, in Kansas City, Mo., to Claude M. Sr. and Frances R. (Slavins) Housh.

He attended school in Kansas City, Mo. He dealt in real estate as a career. He was in the U.S. Air Force.

He is survived by one son, Gregory Housh, Worland, Mo.; two daughters, Sheila Dean, Walls, Miss., and Cheryl Taylor, South Haven, Miss.; two brothers, Warren Biswell and Jimmy Biswell, both of Kansas City, Mo.; one sister, Jean Sporks, Kansas City, Mo.; 11 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Graveside services were held today at 11 a.m., at Green Lawn Cemetery with Gene Gray officiating. Arrangements by Lewis-Hoagland Funeral Home, Schell City.

Joseph Eugene Goff

Joseph Eugene Goff, 85, Schell City, died on July 3, 2004, at Nevada Regional Medical Center. He was born on Aug. 30, 1918, in Milwaukee, Wis., to William Joshua and Margaret (Lang) Goff. He was married on Oct. 17, 1958, to Alpha Louise (Agee) Hawkins in Schell City.

He attended school in Delavan, Wis.. He was a truck driver. He was in the CCC for three years.

He is survived by his wife, Alpha Louise Goff, Nevada; two sons, Arthur William Hawkins, Nevada, and Leonard Eugene Hawkins, Schell City; three daughters, Ada Leola Cerny, El Dorado Springs, Margaret Irene McLeod, Nevada, and Josephine Louise Majors, Rockville; two brothers, Gerald Lesley Goff, Delavan, Wis., and John Paul Goff, Beloit, Wis.; one sister, Mary Elizabeth Austin, Fontana, Wis.; seven grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

Services will be held Wednesday at Schell City Christian Church, at 2 p.m., in Schell City, with Brother Gene Gray officiating. Interment will be in Green Lawn Cemetery in Schell City. Musicians are David Souza and Sharon Goodman. Pallbearers will be Chris Cerny, Art Hawkins, Tim Snodgrass, Lenny Hawkins, Joe Florido and Curtis Hawkins. Honorary pallbearers will be David Souza, Dean Corbin, Bud Marks, Bill Marks, Roger Way and John R. Hoagland. The family will receive visitors today from 7 to 8 p.m., at Lewis-Hoagland Funeral Home, Schell City.

Leola D. Larimore

Leola D. Larimore, 87, Nevada, died July 2, 2004, at Moore-Few Care Center. She was born on July 19, 1916, in Omaha, Neb., the daughter of Robert Milton and Mary Adele Jackman Marsh. On May 7, 1938, she married William D. Larimore in Omaha, Neb. Who preceded her in death on Oct. 29, 1992.

She was employed for many years as a cook for restaurants in Omaha, Neb. She moved to Nevada in 1965, and was employed by Veith Cafe. She was a member of the Royal Neighbors.

She is survived by four daughters, Joan Sander and Jan Howrey, Moundville, Judy Larimore, Nevada, and Leann Kohel, Omaha, Neb.; one son, Dan Larimore, Milo; 24 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by three sons, John W. Larimore, Damon Larimore and Bud Larimore; two brothers; and three sisters.

Graveside services were held at Marvin Chapel Cemetery, Monday, July 5, at 2 p.m., with John Nichols officiating. Services were under the direction of Evergreen Memorial Chapel.

Memorials are suggested to Moore-Few Care Center in care of Evergreen Memorial Chapel.

Orville R. Wallace

Orville R. Wallace, 95, Walker, died Monday, July 5, 2004, at the Nevada Regional Medical Center in Nevada.

Funeral arrangements and family information will be provided by Ferry Funeral Home.