Funeral Notices

Stephen Harlow Stewart

Stephen Harlow Stewart, age 91, a resident of Chillicothe, Missouri, passed away on Tuesday, June 2, 2020, at St. Luke’s Hospice House, Kansas City, Missouri.

Stephen was born the son of William E. and Jennie (Harlow) Stewart on December 31, 1928, in Chillicothe, Missouri.  He attended Kirk North School of Sampsel. Stephen served in the United States Army during World War II.  He was united in marriage to Rosemary Thompson on September 3, 1950, in Chillicothe, Missouri.  She preceded him in death April 4, 1993.  Stephen worked for the Missouri State Highway Department for 40 plus years. He was a member of St. Columban Catholic Church, Chillicothe, Missouri. He was also a member of the Vern R. Glick American Legion Post 25 in Chillicothe, Missouri.

Survivors include his son, Robert “Bob” Stewart of Chillicothe, Missouri; and one granddaughter, Brenna Sommerla of Olathe, Kansas. He was preceded in death by his parents; wife Rosemary; four brothers, William, Perry, Russell, and Preston Stewart; and one sister, Stella Haynes.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Columban Catholic Church, Chillicothe, Missouri, on Wednesday, June 10, 2020 at 10:00 a.m.  A Parish Rosary will be held at the Lindley Funeral Home, Chillicothe, Missouri, on Tuesday, June 9, 2020, at 7:00 p.m. with visitation to follow.  Friends may call at the Lindley Funeral Home, Chillicothe, Missouri, on Tuesday, June 9, 2020, from 12 noon until 7:00 p.m. Burial will be held at St. Columban Catholic Cemetery, Chillicothe, Missouri. Memorial contributions may be made to the Bishop Hogan Memorial School and may be left at or mailed to Lindley Funeral Home, P.O. Box 47, Chillicothe, Missouri 64601.  Online condolences may be made at www.lindleyfuneralhomes.com.

Arrangements are under the direction of Lindley Funeral Home, Chillicothe, Missouri.

 

James Leroy Murphy

A Tina resident, 92-year-old  James Leroy Murphy died May 29 in Independence. Funeral services will be at 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday at Foster Funeral Chapels in Carrollton. Burial will be in Missouri Veteran’s Cemetery in Higginsville. Family visitation will be from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday. Memorials for James Leroy Murphy may be made to Special Olympics Missouri or Christian Conference Center in Newton, Iowa.

Robert “Bobby” Franklin Long Jr.

A Carrollton resident, 52-year-old Robert “Bobby” Franklin Long Junior died May 30 in Independence. A family dinner/celebration of life service will be 1:00 p.m. on Saturday at Jeff Waters homeplace in Carrollton. Inurnment at a later date. Friends may call from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the home of Jeff Waters. Memorials for Robert “Bobby” Franklin Long Junior can be made to the family’s choice of charity.

Evelyn L. Perry

Evelyn L. Perry, age 87, a resident of Chillicothe, Missouri, passed away on Sunday, May 31, 2020, at Morningside Center, Chillicothe, Missouri.

Evelyn was born the daughter of William and Francis (Bingham) Forsythe on August 21, 1932, in rural Bogard, Missouri. She was a 1951 graduate of Avalon High School. She was united in marriage to Joe Ray Perry on May 12, 1951, in Chillicothe, Missouri. He preceded her in death on June 22, 2013. Evelyn worked as a secretary for Farmers Home Administration in Chillicothe, Trenton, and Marshall for a total of 24 years. She also worked as a secretary for the University of Missouri Extension in Chillicothe prior to that. Evelyn was a member of the Liberty United Methodist Church, Chillicothe, Missouri. She was also a member of the Livingston County 4-H, serving as a leader. Evelyn was an avid dancer, gardener, and card player. She was an accomplished seamstress. Evelyn loved music, friends, and family get-togethers.

Survivors include one daughter, Louise Tate and husband Vince of Chillicothe, Missouri; two grandchildren, Melanie Figg and husband David of Chillicothe, Missouri, and Shawn Tate of Belton, Missouri; two great grandchildren, Cole Goad of Chillicothe, Missouri, and Derrick Tate of Belton, Missouri; one brother, Gene Forsythe of Sharpsville, Indiana; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Joe; and one son, Billy Ray Perry.

Funeral services will be held at the Lindley Funeral Home, Chillicothe, Missouri, on Saturday, June 6, 2020, at 1:30 p.m. There is no scheduled visitation. Friends may call at the Lindley Funeral Home, Chillicothe, Missouri, on Friday, June 5, 2020, from 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. Burial will be held at Resthaven Memorial Gardens, Chillicothe, Missouri. Memorial contributions may be made to Morningside Center Activities Fund and/or St. Luke’s Hospice and may be left at or mailed to Lindley Funeral Home, P.O. Box 47, Chillicothe, Missouri 64601. Online condolences may be made at www.lindleyfuneralhomes.com.

Arrangements are under the direction of Lindley Funeral Home, Chillicothe, Missouri.

 

Charlotte Ann Remagen, 48, of Lawson, Missouri passed away Thursday May 28, 2020 at University Of Kansas Medical Center in Kansas City, Kansas.

Charlotte was born February 16, 1972 to parents Rufus Sherman and Donna Marie Caldwell Garst in Chillicothe, Missouri. She was the 1990 Valedictorian of Southwest High School. She also attended Missouri Western University, Park University and earned her Master’s Degree in Special Education at Saint Louis University.

Charlotte worked at West Platte School District. She was a member of the Missouri Teachers Association. Charlotte loved visiting with friends, her family time was very important to her and she had a deep love children.

Charlotte is survived by her husband Tim Remagen and son Cole Remagen of the home, sister, Pam Craft and Jeff Kaiser of Chillicothe, niece, Tiffany Eckert and husband Randy of Chula; nephew, Zack Craft and wife Tabatha of Gower, Missouri; several great nieces and nephews, several aunts and uncles, several cousins and many dear friends as well as her loyal pets, Gracie Belle and Pusser.

She was preceded in death by her parents, brother, nephew and great niece.

Memorials in honor of Charlotte may be made to McCroskie Cemetery or Special Olympics. Memorials may be mailed to or left at Heritage Funeral Home, 3141 N. Washington, Chillicothe, Missouri 64601. Online condolences may be left at www.heritage-becausewecare.net

A memorial service in honor of Charlotte will be held Saturday, June 6, 2020 at the Webb Family Farm in Ludlow, Missouri at 11:00 a.m.

Arrangements are under the care of Heritage Funeral Home in Chillicothe, Missouri.

Maxine R. Doss

A Richmond resident, Maxine R. Doss, died May 23, 2020 in Richmond. Celebration of life service will be held at a later date at Foster Funeral Chapels. Memorials for Maxine R. Doss can be made to her family’s choice of charity.