Henry L. Volmert, 81, Folk, died Jan. 2, 2001, at St. Marys Health Center.
He was born Aug. 10, 1919, in Vienna, a son of Herman E. and Anna Otto Volmert. He was married Nov. 14, 1943, in West Los Angeles, to Gene Marie Iske, who survives at the home.
He lived in Baldwin Park, Calif., from 1945 to 1979, when he moved to Folk. He was a member of St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church, Folk. He worked for the street maintenance department in Baldwin Park. He was also a custodian at West School in Jefferson City for four years.
Other survivors include: three daughters, Ann F. Douglas, Mokelumne Hill, Calif., Mary J. Welemin, Victorville, Calif., and Susan C. Bock, Jefferson City; three sons, Larry E. Volmert, Denver, Mark A. Volmert, Corvallis, Ore., and John C. Volmert, Eugene, Ore.; one sister, Catherine Bade, Rolla; two brothers, Charles Volmert, Columbia, and Andrew Volmert, Folk; and 11 grandchildren.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church. The Rev. John Henderson will officiate. Burial will be in St. Anthony Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Friday at Dulle-Trimble Funeral Home, Westphalia, with a prayer service at 7:30 p.m.
Memorials are suggested to a charity of the donor's choice.
Services were today for Martha Ann Collins, 77, Fulton, who died Dec. 30, 2000, at her home.
She was born Sept. 16, 1923, in Columbia, a daughter of Ben and Nell Fite Blaser. She was married Aug. 4, 1942, in Benton, Ark., to William Collins, who died Oct. 26, 1990.
She was an occupational therapist for the Fulton State Hospital for 17 years and operated a ceramic shop in Fulton for many years. She was a member of the First Christian Church, Fulton.
Survivors include: one daughter, Sally Williams, Forsyth; two sisters, Jane Bohannan, St. Louis, and Elizabeth Gardener, Columbia; five grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
Services were at Debo Funeral Home, Fulton. The Rev. Raymond McCallister and the Rev. Raymond Dunlap officiated. Burial was in Callaway Memorial Gardens Cemetery.
Hazel Jeannette Crull, 81, Readsville, died Jan. 2, 2001, at Boone Hospital Center, Columbia.
She was married Sept. 12, 1919, in Webster Groves, a daughter of Mads and Hannah Peterson Mortensen. She was married Jan. 20, 1946, in Kirkwood, to Erastus Crull, who survives at the home.
She worked at AAA Auto Insurance. She was a member of the Royal Neighbors Club and the Lutheran Church, Webster Groves.
Other survivors include: three daughters, Jeannette Garrett, Rhineland, Joyce Lash, Allerton, Iowa, and Patricia Brewer, Steedman; two sons, William Crull, Holts Summit, and Robert Crull, Huntsville, Ala.; seven grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Maupin Funeral Home, Fulton. The Rev. Ed Saferite will officiate. Burial will be in Readsville Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Thursday.
Memorials are suggested to the American Heart Association, c/o Missouri Affiliate, P.O. Box 30638, Columbia, Mo. 65205-3638, or the American Diabetes Association, 1316 Parkade Blvd., Columbia, Mo. 65203.
Ronald L. Ekstam, 52, Eugene, died Jan. 1, 2001, in Eugene.
He was born May 2, 1948, in Cole County, a son of Harold F. and Elsie Pauline Pierce Ekstam. His mother survives in Eugene.
A lifelong resident of the Eugene area, he was an Army veteran of the Vietnam War. He was a union carpenter and a member of the Carpenters Union 945.
He was a member of In Country Vets Motorcycle Club, St. Louis, and the Eugene Christian Church.
Other survivors include: one son, Jason "Ty" Ekstam, Eldon; one brother, James Ekstam, Henley; one sister, Barbara Farris, Eugene; and two grandchildren.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Phillips Funeral Home, Eldon. Richard Harrison will officiate. Burial will be in Eugene Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Thursday.
Memorials are suggested to Show-Me Christian Youth Home.
Billie Sue Hall, 64, Eldon, died Dec. 30, 2000, in Jefferson City.
She was born Aug. 20, 1936, in Jefferson City, a daughter of Leslie C. "Les" and Eula Marie Buster Branson. Her mother survives in Eldon. She was married June 9, 1962, in Eldon, to Ronald Howard Hall.
A graduate of Jefferson City High School, she worked for the telephone company in Jefferson City.
She was a member of the Communication Workers of America.
Survivors include: four daughters, Lorri Ann Hall, Eldon, Shari L. Hees, Center, Christie S. Helton, Tuscumbia, and Mandy D. Lynam, San Diego; one brother, Harold Gene Branson, Jefferson City; one sister, Jo Ann Branson, Eldon; and nine grandchildren.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at Phillips Funeral Home, Eldon. Dub Inlow will officiate.
Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. today.
Memorials are suggested in care of the family.
Kathren Kay Holloway, 23, Bonner Springs, Kan., died Dec. 30, 2000, at Kansas Neurological Institute, Topeka, Kan.
She was born Aug. 31, 1977, a daughter of Earnie and Mary Burgdorfer Holloway, who survive in Bonner Springs.
Survivors include: a sister, Becky Johns, Gardner, Kan.; paternal grandparents, Ernest and Pearl Holloway, Baldwin, Kan.; and maternal grandmother, Ruby Burgdorfer, Ottawa, Kan.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Kansas Neurological Institute Chapel. Graveside services will be at 1 p.m. Friday in Mount View Cemetery, Richland.
Arrangements are under the direction of Allee-Holman-Howe Funeral Home, Camdenton.
John Henry Ray, 69, Eldon, died Dec. 30, 2000, in Eldon.
He was born June 19, 1931, in St. Louis, a son of Harry and Stella McDowell Porter Ray.
He was a brick layer and an Army veteran of the Korean War.
Survivors include: one daughter, Teresa Stuart, Villa Ridge; four sons, John Lawrence Ray, Villa Ridge, Ronald Ray, Rosebud, Kenneth Ray, Glencoe, and Thomas Ray, Eureka; and seven grandchildren.
The remains were cremated. Burial will be in Eldon City Cemetery at a later date.
Arrangements are under the direction of Phillips Funeral Home, Eldon.
Anthony Joseph Scrocco, 74, Camdenton, died Dec. 23, 2000, at Lake Regional Hospital, Osage Beach.
He was born Sept. 13, 1926, in Olean, N.Y., a son of Salvatore and Rose Scrocco. He was married Nov. 20, 1981, in Schaumburg, Ill., to Dorothy Dietrich, who survives at the home.
He was employed by the U.S. Post Office, Schaumburg, for 22 years. He was a Merchant Marine and a 4th Degree Knights of Columbus. He was a member of St. Anthony's Catholic Church, Camdenton, and the Schaumburg Moose Lodge.
Other survivors include: three sons, Joseph L. Ungaro, Mount Prospect, Ill., Richard A. Ungaro, Carol Stream, Ill., and Robert E. Ungaro, Hot Springs, Ark.; three daughters, Maria L. Zgroski, Camdenton, and Kathy L. Ungaro and Suzanne M. Olson, both of Glendale Heights, Ill.; two brothers, John T. Scrocco, Las Cruces, N.M., and Francis M. Scrocco, Olean, N.Y.; 10 grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at St. Anthony's Catholic Church, Camdenton. The Rev. James Fuemmeler will officiate.
Memorials are suggested to St. Anthony's Kitchen Fund.
Arrangements are under the direction of Hedges Funeral Home, Camdenton.
Jerry L. Arthur, 46, Jefferson City, died Jan. 2, 2001, at St. Marys Health Center.
He was born May 21, 1954, in Roanoke, Va., a son of Barney T. and Garnett Lapradd Arthur. He was married May 17, 1975, in Roanoke, to Sherri L. Webb, who survives at the home.
He was a 1972 graduate of Jefferson High School and a 1974 graduate of Virginia Western Community College, both in Roanoke. In 1976, he graduated from Radford University, Radford, Va., with a bachelor's degree in business management.
He was a 1977 graduate of the Dominion Bankshares Management Training School and a 1979 graduate of the American Bankers Association National Bank Card School, Chicago. He currently was working on his master's in business administration at William Woods University.
He was a regional services manager for Visa Inc., McClean, Va., from 1983 to 1985. From 1985 to 1991, he was the vice president and branch manager for the Trustmark National Bank, Jackson, Miss. Since 1991, he was the vice president and manager of the credit card department for Central Bancompany.
He was a member of the First Baptist Church, where he served on the finance committee and the orchestra. He was a member of the Host Lions Club; Capitals Hockey Club; Meadowlake Acres Country Club; and treasurer of the Jefferson City Jays Soccer Booster Club.
He coached boys and girls' soccer for many years.
Other survivors include: one daughter, Kimberlyn Renee Arthur, Jefferson City; two sons, Joshua Lynn Arthur and Benjamin Theodore Arthur, both of the home; and two brothers, Barney T. Arthur Jr., Vinton, Va., and Ron W. Arthur, Allen, Texas.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at First Baptist Church. The Rev. Doyle Sager will officiate. Burial will be in Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Roanoke.
Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. today at Freeman Mortuary.
Memorials are suggested to the Arthur Children's Educational Fund, c/o Central Bank, Jefferson City.