Marie Buechter, 78, Brinktown, died Sept. 2, 2002, at Villa Marie Skilled Nursing Facility.
She was born Aug. 2, 1924, in Brinktown, a daughter of Frank and Anna Kloeppel Kleffner. She was married June 14, 1947, in Brinktown, to John Stephen Buechter, who survives at the home.
She was a member of Guardian Angels Catholic Church, Brinktown; the St. Ann's Sodality; the Argyle VFW Post 8045 Ladies Auxiliary; and the Lischwe-Brandel American Legion Post 354 Ladies Auxiliary, Brinktown. A homemaker, she taught at Brinktown School for one year and Wiles School for three years.
Other survivors include: four sons, Jim Buechter, Brinktown, Larry Buechter, Wardsville, John L. Buechter, Jefferson City, and Mark Buechter, Henley; two daughters, Betty Brenneke, Jefferson City, and Mary Wheeler, Lohman; two brothers, Frank Kleffner, Hillsborough, and Bill Kleffner, St. Louis; two sisters, Sister Rosanna Kleffner, Wheaton, Ill., and Celia Campbell, St. Louis; 17 grandchildren; four step grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
Three grandchildren preceded her in death.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Guardian Angels Catholic Church, Brinktown. The Rev. John Schmitz will officiate. Burial will be in Guardian Angels Cemetery, Brinktown.
Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. today, with a prayer service at 7:30 p.m. and a VFW Ladies Auxiliary service to follow, at Birmingham-Martin Funeral Home, Vienna. Visitation also will be from 9-10:30 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Memorials are suggested to the Guardian Angels Cemetery Perpetual Care Fund.
Damien Dewayne Davidson, 24, Stover, died Aug. 31, 2002, at the University of Missouri-Columbia Hospital and Clinics.
He was born Nov. 6, 1977, in Columbia, a son of William "Bill" and Kimberly Marie Reven Davidson. His father survives in Versailles and his mother survives in Gravois Mills.
He worked for Young's Boat Lift Repair, Osage Beach.
Other survivors include: fiancˇe, Jennifer Herring, of the home; one son, Tyler Davidson, of the home; two sisters, Kendra Davidson, Columbia, and Violet Brown, Eldon; paternal grandparents, Willie and Rosie Davidson, Versailles; and maternal grandparents, Tennyson and Sandra Dunkin, Eldon.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at Kidwell-Garber Funeral Home, Versailles. The Rev. Scott Williams will officiate. Burial will be in St. Pauls Cemetery, south of Stover.
Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. today.
Memorials are suggested to Tyler Davidson Memorial Fund.
Services were Aug. 12 for Leonard Gledhill Jr., 72, Reeds Spring, formerly of Jefferson City, who died Aug. 8, 2002, at Cox Medical Center, Springfield.
He was born Jan. 29, 1930, in Southbridge, Mass., a son of Leonard and Mildred Murphy Gledhill. He was married to Joan Gledhill, who survives.
He was a graduate of Florida State University in Tallahassee. He worked in human resources for United Telephone in Overland Park, Kan., until his retirement in 1989. He worked for United Telephone in Jefferson City from 1977-1982.
He moved to Branson in 1995. He was a member of the First Baptist Church in Kimberling City and was an ordained deacon for 40 years. He was a member of Masonic Lodge 680. He was a Navy veteran.
Other survivors include: one son, Major David Gledhill, Montgomery, Ala.; two daughters, Terri Kacena, Kingwood, Texas, and Jeannine Heidary, Burlington, Ontario, Canada.; and four grandchildren.
Services were at First Baptist Church, Kimberling City. Pastor Randy Johnson officiated. Burial with military honors was in Missouri Veterans Cemetery, Springfield.
Memorials are suggested to First Baptist Church, 2 Lakeshore Drive, Kimberling City, Mo. 65686 or Masonic Lodge 680, 110 Lakefront Circle, Kimberling City, MO 65686.
Arrangements were under the direction of Stumpff Funeral Home-South, Kimberling City.
Bernard August "Bernie" Grothoff, 77, Jefferson City, died Sept. 3, 2002, at his home.
He was born June 4, 1925, in Taos, a son of Joseph H. and Johanna Catherine Forck Grothoff. He was married June 18, 1949, in Jefferson City, to Lavern Edith Knernschield, who survives at the home.
He was a 1944 graduate of Taos High School. He worked for Rost Sheet Metal, Harold G. Butzer, Inc., and for many years was maintenance supervisor at St. Peter Catholic Church. He retired in 1991. He was a member of St. Peter Catholic Church. He was a member of the Holy Name Society, Sheet Metal Workers Union, and was a volunteer with the Vogelweid Special Learning Center. He was a Navy veteran of World War II.
Survivors include: six sons, James B. Grothoff, Wardsville, Steven O. Grothoff, Daniel J. Grothoff and Gary L. Grothoff, all of Jefferson City, Mark A. Grothoff, Columbia and Douglas E. Grothoff, Holts Summit; one daughter, Karen M. Dumey, Jefferson City; one brother, Richard Grothoff, Jefferson City; two sisters, Helen Bisges, Wardsville and Clara Eiken, Taos; 17 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
One granddaughter and one great-grandson preceded him in death.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church. The Rev. Donald W. Lammers will officiate. Burial will be in Resurrection Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Thursday at Dulle-Trimble Funeral Home, with a prayer service at 7:30 p.m. conducted by the Rev. Donald J. Antweiler.
Memorials are suggested to Vogelweid Special Learning Center, St. Peter Improvement Fund or to Masses.
Lonnie Holman, 68, Dixon, died Sept. 2, 2002, at St. Marys Health Center.
He was born July 14, 1934, in Vienna, a son of Louis and Bertha Adkins Holman. He was married May 30, 1959, in Dixon, to Rhonda Goforth, who survives in Dixon.
He was a member of Dixon United Methodist Church.
He worked for 20 years with Goforth Uregas and Appliances, Dixon, and was a material handler at ABB, Jefferson City, for 20 years.
He operated Holman TV Repair, Dixon.
Other survivors include: one son, the Rev. Todd Holman, Springfield; three daughters, Windy Holman, Dixon, Mary Kay Lilly, Colonial Heights, Va., and Faith Baxter, New Bloomfield; one sister, Sandra Patten, Vienna; and seven grandchildren.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Birmingham-Martin Funeral Home, Dixon. The Rev. Tony Townley and the Rev. Wilburn Warman will officiate. Burial will be in Dixon Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Thursday and from 10-11 a.m. Friday.
Memorials are suggested to the Lonnie Holman Memorial Fund.
Richard Ernest Son, 53, Holts Summit, died Sept. 3, 2002, at the University of Missouri-Columbia Hospital and Clinics.
He was born Jan. 1, 1949, in Jefferson City, a son of Basil and Marie A. Kliegel Son. His mother survives in Jefferson City. He was married March 21, 1998, in Jefferson City, to Vicky Campos, who survives at the home.
He was a 1967 graduate of Jefferson City High School. He worked as a corrections officer at the Jefferson City Correctional Center. He had worked for Von Hoffmann Press and Empire Molding. He attended Union Hill Baptist Church, Holts Summit.
Other survivors include: one son, Richard E. Son, Jr., Holts Summit; two daughters, Donna Hedrick, Buckner, and Dawn Becker, Jefferson City; four stepsons, Shane Otto, New Bloomfield, Thomas Camacho, Nashville, Tenn., Duane Camacho, Temple, Texas, and David Krieger, Jefferson City; five stepdaughters, Shawn Otto and Ashley Kroeger, both of Holts Summit, Angie Davidson, San Francisco, Calif., Kristina Bartness, New Bloomfield, and Kim Larson, Jefferson City; two sisters, Debbie Son, Jefferson City, and Mary Bonine, Centertown; seven grandchildren; and 13 step grandchildren.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Houser-Millard Funeral Directors, Jefferson City. David Higgs will officiate. Burial will be in Riverview Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Thursday.
Memorials are suggested to the American Cancer Society.
Jane H. Trice, 71, Jefferson City, died Sept. 4, 2002, at St. Marys Health Center.
She was born April 21, 1931, in Sharpsville, Pa., a daughter of Glenn and Hilda Jennings Hazlett. She was married May 3, 1955, in Sharpsville, to Chester F. Trice, who died Oct. 8, 1996.
She was a 1949 graduate of Sharpsville High School. She worked as a payroll clerk for Westinghouse in Sharon, Pa., from 1951 to 1956. She worked for Standard Oil Company in Detroit from 1956 to 1957, for Still Hospital from 1976 to 1985 and for Public Water District 1 from 1986 until her retirement in 1987. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church.
Survivors include: one son, Robert G. Trice, Roswell, Ga.; two daughters, Patricia A. Trice, Holts Summit, and Susan T. Goedde, Jefferson City; one brother, Glenn Hazlett, Southport, N.C.; two grandchildren.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Houser-Millard Funeral Directors. The Rev. Mark West will officiate. Burial will be in Hawthorn Memorial Gardens.
Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Friday.
Memorials are suggested to the American Cancer Society, American Heart Association or the Multiple Sclerosis Society.
Gregory "Greg" Warman, 44, Dixon, died Aug. 31, 2002, at Christian Health Care, Dixon.
He was born March 14, 1958, in Waynesville, a son of Wilbur and Barbara Bays Warman. His parents survive in Dixon. He was married June 12, 1977, in Marshfield, to Joann Younes, who survives in Springfield.
He was a member of Dixon United Methodist Church. He was a forman in the insulated glass department at Quaker Windows Products Company, Freeburg, for 14 years. He coached youth softball and baseball.
Other survivors include: one son, Clinton Warman, Springfield; one daughter, Mindy Plemmons, Marshfield; three brothers, Michael Warman and James Warman, both of Dixon, and Randy Warman, Kansas City; and one grandson.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Birmingham-Martin Funeral Home, Dixon. The Rev. Todd Holman will officiate. Burial will be in Dixon Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. today and from 10-11 a.m. Thursday.
Memorials are suggested to Dixon United Methodist Church, c/o Birmingham-Martin Funeral Home, P.O. Box EE, Dixon, Mo. 65459.