Ella Rosina Jungmeyer Raithel, 93, Russellville, died Nov. 23, 2001, at the Jefferson City Manor Care Center.
She was born April 16, 1908, in Russellville, a daughter of Fred E. and Anna C. Doehla Jungmeyer. She was married Oct. 22, 1929, in Russellville, to Adolph C. Raithel, who died June 24, 1975.
A homemaker, she also farmed. She was a member of the Trinity Lutheran Church, Russellville, where she was active in Ladies Aid. She was a member of the Women's Progressive Farm Association serving as the delegate from the Russellville area and was a member of the Sherwood Neighbor's Club, Russellville.
Survivors include: two daughters, Evelyn Carlos, Hartsburg, and Berniece Jungmeyer, Russellville; four grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
One granddaughter preceded her in death.
Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at Trinity Lutheran Church, Russellville. The Rev. Nancy Oliver will officiate.
Visitation will be from 3-7 p.m. Sunday at Scrivner-Morrow Funeral Home, Russellville.
Memorials are suggested to the Trinity Lutheran Church or the Trinity Lutheran Perpetual Cemetery Fund.
Wynona Marilyn Willoughby, 77, Owensville, died Nov. 22, 2001, at St. Marys Health Center.
She was born March 14, 1924, in Owensville, a daughter of James H. and Clara E. Sassmann Morris She was married July 12, 1947, in St. Louis, to Charles Willoughby, who survives in Owensville.
She was a member of St. Peter's Dorcas, St. Peter's UCC, Owensville, and the VFW Ladies Auxiliary. She was a hairdresser.
Other survivors include: one daughter, Sherri Blankenship, Sullivan; two sons, Mark Willoughby, Owensville, and Blake Willoughby, Wildwood; one brother, Virgil Morris, Linn; one sister, Leoda Dunton, Owensville; and five grandchildren.
One daughter, Michelle Willoughby, preceded her in death.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Sunday at Gottenstroeter Funeral Home, Owensville. The Rev. Ken Patterson will officiate. Burial will be in Owensville City Cemetery.
John Wesley Wood, Sr., 50, Pryor, Okla., formerly of Gravois Mills, died Nov. 21, 2001, at Mayes County Medical Center, Pryor.
He was born Aug. 16, 1951, in Versailles, a son of William J. and Juanita Jeanette Dillon Wood. His mother survives in Gravois Mills.
Other survivors include: two sons, John Wesley Wood Jr. and Rocky Key, both of Kansas City, Kan.; three daughters, Lisa Wileford and Tina Pimental, both of Kansas City, Kan., and Tammy Clemmons, Pryor; four brothers, William Ray Wood, Austintown, Ohio, Billy Wood, North Carolina, James Raeder, Gravois Mills, and Ricky Wood, Overland Park, Kan.; one sister, Connie Howser, Gravois Mills; and 19 grandchildren.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Kidwell-Garber Funeral Home, Versailles. Burial will be in Versailles City Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Monday.
George H. Hansen, 78, Kenosha, Wis., died Nov. 23, 2001, at Kenosha Hospital and Medical Center.
He was born Sept. 3, 1923, in Racine, Wis., a son of Hans and Nora Rasmussen Hansen. He was married to Dorothy Hansen, who preceded him in death. He was married in 1966, in Waukegan, Ill., to Jewell Wefenstette, who survives at the home.
He was in the CCC Camp, entered the Army Air Corp in March 1943 and later served in the 63rd Infantry Division of Europe. He was a member of St. Mary's Lutheran Church, Kenosha.
He worked as a claims adjuster for Service Fire Insurance for 18 years, and he later worked for Farmers Insurance Group until he retired in 1988. He was a former member of the Racine Danish Brotherhood and the VFW Post of Racine.
Other survivors include: two daughters, Nora Jane, Oak Creek, Wis., and Terri Ann Mason, Racine; one sister, Grace Lettsome, Racine; and two grandchildren.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Hillcrest Cemetery, Fulton. The Rev. David Mueller will officiate. Military honors will be presented by Fulton VFW Post 2657.
Arthur Lewis Paulsmeyer, 72, Chamois, died Nov. 24, 2001, at his home.
He was born Sept. 19, 1929, in Chamois, a son of Arthur and Lydia Lieneke Paulsmeyer. He was married Jan. 28, 1951, in Morrison to Eileen E. Mertens, who survives at the home.
A lifelong area resident, he graduated from Chamois High School in 1946. He received a bachelor's degree in agriculture from the University of Missouri-Columbia in 1950, where he was a member of Alpha Gamma Rho. He was a farmer his entire life in the Missouri River Bottom, east of Chamois.
He was a vice president of the Board of the Three Rivers Electric Cooperative. He was also a board member for Central Electric Power Cooperative, the United Bank of Chamois, the Gasconade Valley Enterprise Zone, and the Upper Mississippi-Illinois-Missouri River Association. He was a member of Missouri Levee and Drainage District Association and the Chamois Lions Club. He was president of the A-1 Levee District. He was a former Osage R-1 School Board member. He was a member of St. John's United Church of Christ, Chamois.
Other survivors include three sons: Duane Paulsmeyer, Roger Paulsmeyer and Robert Paulsmeyer, all of Chamois; one daughter, Jane Berger, Des Moines, Iowa; one sister, Evelyn Townley, Liberty; and 10 grandchildren.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the St. John's United Church of Christ. The Rev. Deborah Pope will officiate. Burial will be in Chamois City Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Monday at the church.
Memorials are suggested to St. John's United Church of Christ, Chamois.
Arrangements are under the direction Meyer-Hilke-Millard Funeral Home, Chamois.
Alice C. Simonelli, 79, Camdenton, died Nov. 22, 2001, at Lake Regional Health Systems, Osage Beach.
She was born Nov. 20, 1922, in Chicago, a daughter of James and Irene Harrigan O'Connell. She was married Feb. 14, 1942, to Joseph Simonelli, who survives at the home.
A homemaker, she was a member of the Shrine of St. Patrick Catholic Church and the Ladies of the Moose Lodge. She was active in the Ladies Knights of Columbus and the Women's Guild.
Other survivors include: one son, Thomas Simonelli, Londonderry, N.H.; one daughter, Penny Potter, Rolling Meadows, Ill.; one brother, John O'Connell, state of Florida; one sister, Helen Wadin, state of Florida; eight grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Three sons, Joseph Simonelli, Michael Simonelli and William Simonelli, preceded her in death.
Services are 11 a.m. Monday at Shrine of St. Patrick Catholic Church, Laurie. Fr. Fred Barnett will officiate. Burial will be in St. Patrick Cemetery.
Visitation is 3-6:30 p.m. today with a rosary at 6:30 p.m. at Allee-Holman-Howe Funeral Home.
Judy Jane Hodge, 47, St. Anthony, died Nov. 25, 2001, at Capital Region Medical Center.
She was born Jan. 6, 1954, in Blairs Creek, a daughter of Clifford and Martha Chitwood Hart. Her mother survives in Ellington. She was married Aug. 24, 1973, in Van Cleve, to Stanley "Bud" Hodge, who survives at the home.
She worked for Kraml Wood Products, near Iberia, and for Langenberg Hat Factory, St. Elizabeth.
Other survivors include: two sons, Ronnie Hodge and Clifford Hodge, both of St. Anthony; three daughters, Jeannie Stone, Ulman, and April Hodge and Melanie Hodge, both of St. Anthony; three sisters, Dot Freeze and Ann Martin, both of Licking, and Jo Vinson, Ellington; and two grandchildren.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Rekus Funeral Home, Iberia. The Rev. Gene Edwards will officiate. Burial will be in Dake Cemetery, near St. Anthony.
Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday.
Memorials are suggested to the Judy Hodge Memorial Fund.
Mearl Clark, 83, Dixon, died Nov. 25, 2001, at Phelps County Regional Medical Center, Rolla.
She was born Dec. 10, 1917, in Dixon, a daughter of Evert and Agnes Bacon Jones. She was married to Raymond Rollins, who died in 1947. She was married Jan. 6, 1949, in Tuscumbia, to Eckles Charles Clark, who died June 26, 1998.
Survivors include: one son, Glen Clark, Dixon; three daughters, Ruth Veasman, Denver, and Kathleen Rujawitz and Dorothy Sloan, both of Dixon; two brothers, Paul Jones and Bill Jones, both of Dixon; two sisters, Reba Humphrey, Dixon, and Catherine Goad, Richland; eight grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Birmingham-Martin Funeral Home, Dixon. Tom Cromwell will officiate. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery, Dixon.
Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. today and from 1-2 p.m. Wednesday.
Robert Ross Bagley, 58, Waynesville, formerly of Jefferson City, died Nov. 25, 200l, at Life Care Center, Waynesville.
He was born Oct. 6, l943, in Norwood, a son of Mack and Louise Campbell Bagley. His mother, Louise Burks, survives in Waynesville.
He had lived in Norwood and Waynesville, where he finished his education. He worked for more than 20 years as a painter in the Jefferson City area and had been employed by Mark Copeland Construction Company. He later moved back to Pulaski County where he worked independently.
Other survivors include one son, Robert Lee Turner, St. Robert, two grandchildren and three step grandchildren.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Waynesville Memorial Chapel. Diane Stanford and Steve Miller will officiate. Burial will be at a later date in Thomas Cemetery near Norwood.