Obituaries

Grace Katherine (Ketterman) Fleener

Grace Katherine Fleener, 97, El Dorado Springs, passed away on June 8, 2017, in Cedar County Memorial Hospital, of age related causes. Services will begin at 10 a.m., Thursday, June 15, in Bland-Hackleman Funeral Home.  Visitation will be at the funeral home from 9 a.m. until service time. Burial will follow in Virgil City Cemetery

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Joseph G. Thrailkill

Joseph G. Thrailkill, 96, El Dorado Springs, passed away in Lake Stockton Healthcare on June 8, 2017. He was a proud veteran, serving in the Navy during World War II. Services for Joe were held on Tuesday, June 13, in Bland-Hackleman Funeral Home. Burial was in Missouri Veterans Cemetery, Springfield, under the direction of Bland-Hackleman

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Walter ‘Jake’ James Kenney

Walter “Jake” James Kenney, 57, Walker, passed away suddenly on June 3, 2017. A memorial service was held June 10, in Bland-Hackleman Funeral Home.  Final disposition was cremation under the direction of Bland-Hackleman Funeral Home. Online condolences may be left at: www.blandhackleman.com.

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Terry Wayne Caldwell

Terry Wayne Caldwell, 66, Nevada, passed away on Saturday, June 3, 2017, at his home. Terry was born May 1, 1951, in Nevada to Elton Earl and Ellen (Short) Caldwell. On July 18, 1970, he was united in marriage to Paula Sue “Susie” (Adams) and she preceded him in death on Nov. 2, 2013. Terry

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Gerald G. Brown

Gerald G. Brown, 90, El Dorado Springs, passed away at home surrounded by family on June 1, 2017. He was born Oct. 7, 1926, in Beaver County, OK, the second son of Glenn and Georgia (Owens) Brown. The family moved out of the Oklahoma dust bowl to Missouri in 1934. Gerald attended school through the

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Lois Eleanor Black

Lois Eleanor Black, 94, formerly of Harrisburg, PA, peacefully passed away June 1, 2017, in Rochester Hills, MI. She was born on Aug. 11, 1922, in Thompsontown, PA, to the late Clarence I. and Mary L. Wetzler. Lois married the late William E. Black in San Francisco, CA, on Sept. 17, 1943. Loving mother of

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Timothy Alan Mogan

Timothy Alan Mogan, 53, El Dorado Springs, passed away May 29, 2017, in Freeman Hospital. Joplin, after a short battle with cancer. He was born May 30, 1963, in Independence to Richard and Beverly Mogan. Tim graduated from William Chrisman High School in 1981. He soon moved to El Dorado Springs where he installed windshields

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Nathan Henry ‘Hank’ Allinson

Nathan Henry “Hank” Allinson, 76, formerly of El Dorado Springs, departed this life on May 30, 2017, at Medicalodge in Butler. A memorial service for Hank Allinson will begin at 2 p.m. Thursday, June 8, in Bland-Hackleman Funeral Home with Rev. Don Barger officiating. Burial of cremains will follow in Taberville Cemetery under the direction

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Todd Randall ‘Randy’ Kay

Todd Randall “Randy” Kay, 57, was born on Oct. 4, 1959, at the Rhein Main Air Force Base Hospital in Frankfurt, Germany. He was the son of Judy and Leonard Kay. He passed away after a short illness at the Creighton University Medical Center in Omaha, NE, on Jan. 23, 2017. Randy was preceded in

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Margaret Amanda Berning

Margaret Amanda “Susie” (Ray) Berning, 86, of rural Harwood, passed away peacefully May 25, 2017, in Community Springs Nursing Home, El Dorado Springs. Margaret was born Dec. 19, 1930, near Bear Creek, MO, the sixth child of Fåred Orville and Stella Virginia (Price) Ray. Margaret graduated in 1948 from Bear Creek High School where she

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