Margaret Marie (Fairbank) Lasater

Saturday, October 5, 2019

Margaret Marie (Peggy) (Fairbank) Lasater, 97, Nevada, Mo., passed away on Thursday, Oct. 3, 2019, at Moore-Few Care Center, in Nevada. Peggy was born May 12, 1922, in St. Joseph, Mo., to Frank C. and Margaret M. (Herman) Fairbank.

Peggy graduated from North Kansas City Missouri High School in 1940. Following high school she was married to William W. Ross and to this union two children were born: William T. Ross and Mary Ellen (Ross) Hammontree. She later married Luey Lasater on Oct. 21, 1977, and her preceded her in death in 2009.

Peggy was preceded in death by both husbands; her parents; one brother, Frank C. Fairbank Jr.; her twin sister, Elizabeth Ann Hensley; and a granddaughter. Survivors include her children; four grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and nine great-great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m., Monday, Oct. 7, at Ferry Funeral Home in Nevada. No services are planned and a private burial will be held at 11 a.m., Tuesday, Oct. 8, at East Slope Cemetery in Riverside, Mo.

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