Josephine E. Holt, 93, Jefferson City, died Jan. 22, 2000, at St. Marys Health Center.
She was born Sept. 16, 1906, in Huntsville, a daughter of Thomas Wesley and Florence Snyder Green. She was married on June 18, 1932, to Clarence Holt, who died April 7, 1961.
Formerly of Moberly, she moved to the home of her oldest daughter in Jefferson City after the death of her husband. She was a member of First Christian Church of Jefferson City.
Survivors include: three daughters, Carolyn Rucker, Jefferson City, Phyllis Sumpter, Tyler, Texas, and Sandra Sandman, Altamonte Springs, Fla.; one sister, Margaret Osbourn, Moberly; one brother, J. Melvin Green, Huntsville; five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Million Taylor Patton Funeral Home in Huntsville. Burial will be in Roanoke Cemetery.
Visitation will be from noon to 2 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Memorials are suggested to Mid-Missouri Hospice House, Jefferson City.
Alice Anna Loscuito, 80, Gravois Mills, died Jan. 21, 2000, at Lake Regional Hospital in Osage Beach.
She was born April 22, 1919, in Kansas City, Kan., a daughter of Leo P. and Alice Kilgore Heilman. She was married on June 17, 1947, in Kansas City, Mo., to Alfonso "Al" Loscuito, who died on July 16, 1977.
She was a homemaker and a member of the Shrine of St. Patrick Catholic Church in Laurie.
She and her husband moved to Gravois Mills in the early 1960s from Kansas City and at one time owned the Echo Point Resort.
Survivors include: one son, William E. Lord, Oxon Hill, Md., one granddaughter and three great- grandchildren.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the Shrine of St. Patrick Catholic Church in Laurie, with Msgr. Jerald Poelker officiating. Inurnment will be in the Mt. Olivet Cemetery in Kansas City.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Scrivner-Morrow Funeral Home in Versailles.
Otis Sidebottom, 80, Kansas City, formerly of Versailles, died Jan. 23, 2000, at Vencor Hospital in Kansas City.
He was born Sept. 28, 1919, in Gravois Mills, a son of Willis and Mary Jane McGinnis Sidebottom. He was married Jan. 29, 1942, to Sarah Kathryn Wilson, who survives at the home.
He was a retired automobile mechanic and a member of the Assembly of God Church in Kansas City.
Other survivors include: one son, Creed Sidebottom, Kansas City; one brother, Coy Sidebottom, Gravois Mills; two sisters, Dessie Inman, Versailles, and Wilda McCasland, Gravois Mills; and one grandson.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Kidwell-Garber Funeral Home in Versailles, with Bro. Wayne Bartlett officiating. Burial will be in the Ritchie Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 1-2 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Carrie Williams, 94, Versailles, died Jan. 22, 2000, at Golden Age Living Center, Stover.
She was born May 7, 1905, in Versailles, a daughter of George N. and Nancy Elizabeth Combs Sherman. She was married Sept. 20, 1921, to Roy Vincel Williams, who died Jan. 3, 1968.
She was a homemaker and a member of the United Methodist Church.
Survivors include: five sons, Andrew Howard Williams, Jacksonville, Fla., Jack David Williams, Versailles; Fred Gene Williams, Asheville, N.C., Roy Vincel Williams, Cinnaminson, N.J., and Sherman Porter Williams, North Kansas City; six daughters, Judith Lane Garrett, Louisville, Ky., Nancy Jane Duncan, Houston, Texas, Jeanette Miller-Cordes, Blue Springs, Gerald Robbins, Warsaw, Elizabeth Ann Meyers, Manchester, and Sarah Mae Zimmerman, St. Charles; grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.
Two daughters, Madelyn Williams and Mary Lou Fuller, preceded her in death.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Kidwell-Garber Funeral Home, Versailles. The Rev. Gary DeWitt will officiate. Burial will be in Versailles Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 1-2 p.m. Wednesday.
Services were Monday for Edith M. Mulcahy, 90, Osage Beach, who died Jan. 23, 2000, at Osage Beach Health Care Center, Osage Beach.
She was born March 1, 1909, in Prairie County, Ark., a daughter of Chris J. and Lucy Ann Smith Rhein. She was married Sept. 21, 1929, in East St. Louis, to Henry C. Mulcahy, who died Jan. 20, 1985.
She was a homemaker.
Survivors include one son, Richard H. Mulcahy, Sunrise Beach, two grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Services were held at Hedges Funeral Home, Osage Beach.
Memorials are suggested to the American Cancer Society or Shrine of St. Patrick Catholic Church, Laurie.
Sr. Mary Joanna Dierker, FSM, 79, Richmond Heights, formerly of Jefferson City, died Jan. 24, 2000, at St. Mary's Health Center, Richmond Heights.
She was born Margaret Katherine Dierker, Nov. 24, 1920, in St. Louis, a daughter of Joseph and Alida Elfrink Dierker.
She joined the Franciscan Sisters of Mary in 1936, professing her final vows in 1942. She received bachelor's and master's degrees in dietetics from St. Louis University in 1948 and 1950.
She was a nurse assistant and dietetic intern at St. Mary's Health Center, St. Louis, and a therapeutic dietitian at Firmin Desloge Hospital (now St. Louis University Hospital). She then was a dietitian and patient visitor at St. Marys Health Center, Jefferson City, until her retirement in 1973.
Survivors include: six sisters, Tillie Cocas, Marie Earll, Angie Engeszer, Adele La Chance and Diane Tayon, all of St. Louis, and Helen Bentsen, St. Claire; and two brothers, Ed Dierker, St. Louis, and Joseph Dierker, Arnold.
Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at St. Mary of the Angels Convent Chapel, Richmond Heights. Burial will be in Resurrection Cemetery, St. Louis.
Visitation will be from 2-8 p.m. today at the chapel, with a wake service at 7 p.m.
Memorials are suggested to the Franciscan Sisters of Mary Tribute Fund, 1100 Bellevue Ave., St. Louis, Mo. 63117-1883.
Hazel Lucille Allen, 68, Fulton, died Jan. 25, 2000, at Callaway Community Hospital, Fulton.
She was born June 22, 1931, in Des Moines, Iowa, a daughter of Elmer and Hazel Ramsey Sites. She was married in 1961 to Forrest Allen, who died in 1998.
Survivors include: four sons, Scott Allen, Fulton, Edward Minks, Hoschton, Ga., and Leon Hamms and Tom Hamms, both of Wichita, Kan.; three daughters, Tina Allen, Auxvasse, Lucille Smith, Lebanon, Ohio, and Lucinda Hubberd, Hoschton; one sister, Dorothy Freeman; three brothers, Don Sites, Pete Sites and Lawrence Sites; and nine grandchildren.
Two sons, Charles Daniel Edwards and Homer Lee Allen Sr., and one grandson preceded her in death.
Services will be at 8 p.m. today at Debo Funeral Home, Fulton. Bruce Williamson will officiate.
Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. today.
Jackie Lee Floyd Jr., 39, Jefferson City, died Jan. 22, 2000, at his home.
He was born Aug. 10, 1960, in Louisiana, Mo., a son of Jackie L. Sr. and Donna Joanne Mosley Floyd. His parents survive in Bowling Green. He was married in 1978, in Louisiana, to Shelly Buffington, who survives.
An Army veteran, he was a 1978 graduate of Bowling Green High School. He was a cable technician for U.S. Cable.
Other survivors include: one son, Jackie Lee Floyd III, Wilkes Barre, Pa.; one daughter, Jamie Lynn Floyd, New Bloomfield; one brother, Raymond Michael Floyd, Bowling Green; and one sister, Deborah Stoll, Bowling Green.
Private graveside services will be held at Smyrna Cemetery, Pike County.
Arrangements are under the direction of Houser-Millard Funeral Home.
Lilly Mary Kalaf, 81, Meta, died Jan. 25, 2000, at St. Marys Health Center.
She was born July 20, 1918, in Kansas City, a daughter of Nage and Mary Lehfdeny Owen. She was married June 9, 1941, in Kansas City, to Joseph Kalaf, who died Dec. 22, 1974.
She owned and operated Kalaf General Store, Meta. She worked for Saffee's and was a sales associate with Jaegers Shoe and Apparel, Meta. A volunteer with many organizations and charities, she was a member of St. Cecilia Catholic Church, Meta, the choir, St. Cecilia Ladies Sodality, Blue Army and Meta Civic League.
Survivors include: three sons, David J. Kalaf, Meta, and Anthony J. Kalaf and Philip J. Kalaf, both of Jefferson City; five daughters, JoAnn Farris, Kansas City, and Helen Marie Jaegers, Eva C. Kalaf, Sara Jaegers and Emily Eggen, all of Jefferson City; one sister, Evelyn Maroun, Kansas City; 20 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at St. Cecilia Catholic Church. The Rev. John Schutty and the Rev. Tim Tatro will officiate. Burial will be in St. Cecilia Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Thursday at the church, with a prayer service at 7 p.m. and a rosary to follow.
Memorials are suggested to Mid-Missouri Hospice of Jefferson City, Jefferson City Alzheimer's Support Group, or a charity of the donor's choice.
Arrangements are under the direction of Rekus Funeral Home, Meta.
Ed Parker Lewis, 74, Jefferson City, died Jan. 26, 2000, at Capital Region Medical Center.
He was born Feb. 27, 1925, in Cincinnati, a son of Ed L. and Ruby Parker Lewis. He was married Sept. 4, 1948, in Jefferson City, to Joyce Robinson, who survives.
A Navy veteran, he received a bachelor's degree in business administration from the University of Missouri-Columbia. He was an insurance adjuster for Kemper Insurance until his retirement.
He was a member of First United Methodist Church, American Legion Roscoe Enloe Post 5, the 40 & 8, Elks Lodge, the VFW and the M.U. Alumni Association.
Other survivors include: one son, James R. Lewis, Mount Zion, Ill.; two daughters, Julie Kreps, Warrenton, and Nancy Sell, Hartsburg; one sister, Lucille Wallace, Jefferson City; eight grandchildren and one great-grandson.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Freeman Mortuary. The Rev. Gene Rooney will officiate. Burial will be in Riverview Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Thursday.
Memorials are suggested to the American Legion Nurses Training Fund or First United Methodist Church.