David W. Craven, 53 David W. Craven, 53, passed away in Kearney, Mo., on July 22, 2014. A Mass of Christian burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, July 30, 2014 in St. Mary Catholic Church, Rushville. Visitation is 2 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, July 29 at ... (Rushville Republican)
Frederick R. “Grasshopper” Schweer, 78, Appleton City, Mo., died Aug. 1, 2014. He worked as a maintenance man for Price Chopper food stores in Paola for a few years, eventually retiring and moving back to Appleton City. Service is 2 p.m. Thursday ... (The Miami County Republic)
In her semi-retirement Jean worked with several local businesses and organizations including Missouri Cancer Associates, RAIN of Central Missouri, and the “We Always Swing” Jazz Series. Jean was an avid reader and long time member of the “Ladies ... (Grand Lake News)
Betty is survived by her children, Phillip Stevens (Vickie) of Tyler, Texas, Linda Stevens Torrez of Spring Hill; Jeffrey Stevens (Marsha) of Raymore, Mo.; Janice Stevens (Al Germann) of Sherman, Texas, Brenda Stevens-Ricci (Roland) of Nixa, Mo., (Louisburg Herald)
On May 20, 1986 he married Shirley Zargar Blair. She survives. In addition to his wife, Shirley, he is survived by one daughter, Debbie and Todd Lawson of Carl Junction, Mo.; one son, Eddie Mercer of Grove, Okla.; Granddaughters Tiffany and Kayla Geier of ... (Grand Lake News)
"Death leaves a heartache no one can heal, love leaves a memory no one can steal. From an Irish headstone"- Richard Puz, The Carolinian You've been asked to deliver the Eulogy at your loved ones funeral. Where do you begin? Start with the purpose and definition of a eulogy. A eulogy is a short speec...
I first learned about the Stress Index in my undergraduate studies. The Holmes Rahe Stress Scale gives a numeric value to many key life stressors, positive or negative. The study was conducted to determine whether the individual was at risk for developing illness based on their level of stress. In ...