Maria Elaina Arthur

Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Maria Elaina Arthur, 64, Lamar, Mo., passed away on Sunday, June 23, 2019, at St. Luke’s Hospital in Kansas City, Mo. Maria was born April 10, 1955, in Wichita, Kan., to Donald F. and Angelina Marie (Nunez) Herman. She was married to Greg Arthur and he preceded her in death.

Maria was raised in Nevada and also in Wenatchee, Wash., where she attended high school. Most of her life she worked with her husband Greg as secretary and bookkeeper in the family tax preparation business in Nevada. Maria attended St. Mary’s Catholic Church for many years. She enjoyed crocheting, and being with her family, especially her granddaughters.

She is survived by one son, John Crowl and his wife, Cassie, Lamar, Mo.; three granddaughters, Patricia LaFever, Lamar, Mo., Abbi Brown and her husband, Bobby, Branson, Mo., and Thelma Crowl, of the home in Lamar, Mo.; two great-grandchildren, Luthen and Rebecca; one brother, Frank Herman, Nevada; four sisters, Virginia Cooper, Nevada, Carla Day and her husband, Scott, Liberal, Mo., Janet Bainard, Liberal, Mo. and Donna Warren and her husband, Rick, Nevada; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, and husband Greg.

Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m., Friday, June 28, at Ferry Funeral Home in Nevada. Friends may call now and until the hour of service at the funeral home.

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