Blue Springs Obituaries

d. December 24, 2012

Daniel BatesDaniel G. Bates, 39, of Lees Summit, MO formally of Blue Springs, MO passed away Monday, December 24, 2012 at St. Luke’s Medical Center in Lees Summit.  Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 9:00 Monday December 31, 2012 at St. John LaLande Catholic Church Blue Springs, MO with Father Adam Johnson as the celebrant. Visitation will be from 1:00 to 3:00 pm Sunday, December 30, 2012 at the Meyers Funeral Chapel 1600 W. Main St. Blue Springs, MO.  More…

d. December 21, 2012

Zelpha Mae Cunningham, 90, a Pleasant Hill resident passed away December 21, 2012 at her residence. She was born on September 22, 1922 to Thelbert A. and Mabel (Markle) Lynn in Grove OK.

Zelpha worked as a switchboard operator, at the Locke Stove Company in Kansas City, MO the majority of her working life. She was a member of the Coleman Baptist Church in Peculiar, MO. Zelpha was a PBX member as well as in the United Commercial Travelers (UCT) Club. She enjoyed bowling and making quilts. Zelpha was a wonderful mother who enjoyed spending time with her family.

Zelpha is Survived by her daughters Carol Willis (Harry) of Pleasant Hill, MO; Virginia Mae Hamer of Pleasant Hill, MO; 11 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; 27 great-great grandchildren.  She was preceded in death by her husband Everett Cunningham; sister Marie Wilkerson; brothers Charles Lynn, James Lynn, Gerald Lynn; grandson David Bookout.

Graveside Service will be 2:00 p.m. Thursday, December 27, 2012 at the Southwest City Cemetery in Southwest City, MO with the Pastor Bud McCleskey officiating. Final arrangements have been entrusted with the Meyers Funeral Chapel 1600 W. Main St., Blue Springs, MO.  In lieu of flowers the family would like contributions to help defray funeral expenses.  Memories of Zelpha and condolences to the family may be sent to www.meyersfuneralchapel.com

d. December 17, 2012

William LandersWilliam “Bill” L. Landers, 65, Blue Springs MO passed away at the Kindred Northland Hospital on December 17, 2012 in Kansas City, MO.  He was born to William D. and Retha L. (Greenlee) Landers on March 29, 1947 in Kansas City, MO. More…

d. December 17, 2012

Beverly EvansBeverly D. Evans, 83 of Blue Springs, MO passed away Monday, December 17, 2012.  Graveside Service will be 10:00 am Friday, December 21, 2012 at the Blue Springs Cemetery with the Pastor Choong-Ho-Kwon officiating.  Visitation will be from 5:00 to 7:00 pm Thursday December 20, 2012 at the 1st United Methodist Church 301 SW Woods Chapel Road Blue Springs, MO.  Memorial Contribution may be made to the church and the Pleasant Green Cemetery near Glasgow, MO.  More…

d. December 14, 2012

Lena RobertsonLena Margaret Robertson, 71, of Blue Springs, MO passed away Friday, December 14, 2012 at the Centerpoint Medical Center in Independence, MO.  A prayer service will be held at 7:00 PM, Thursday December 20, 2012 at the Meyers Funeral Chapel 1600 W. Main St. Blue Springs, MO.  The family will receive friends from 5:00 to 7:00 prior to services.  More…

d. December 13, 2012

Georgia GravesGeorgia LaRene “Rennie” Graves, 66, of Buckner, MO passed away December 13, 2012.  Services will be set at a later date. Online condolences may be left in Rennie’s memory at meyersfuneralchapel.com. More…

d. December 11, 2012

Eva MarkeyEva (Eve) Mitchell Markey of Blue Springs, MO passed away on December 11, 2012 at her home.  Mass of Christian Burial will be at St. John LaLande Catholic Church, 805 NW R.D. Mize Road, Blue Springs, MO at 10:00 am Saturday, December 15, 2012.  Visitation will be 5:00 – 7:00 pm on Friday, December 14, 2012 at St. John LaLande with Rosary prayer service at 7:00pm.  Memorial contributions may be made to St. John LaLande Catholic Church.  Private Internment. More…

d. December 5, 2012

Marian DuvallMarian Juanita Strohecker Duvall, 91, of Blue Springs, MO passed away December 5, 2012 in Lee’s Summit, MO.  She was born August 18, 1921 in Meeker, CO to John and Zelpha (Fields) Strohecker.  On August 18, 1941 she was united in marriage to Dr. William H. Duvall D.O. who preceded her in death.  More…

d. December 3, 2012

Wayne Wells 82, of Stover, MO passed away Monday, December 3, 2012 at his home Graveside services will be held 10:30 a.m. Saturday, December 8, 2012 at the Mecklin Cemetery north of Oak Grove, MO.  In addition, there will also be a time of remembrance service held at 10:30 a.m. Sunday, December 9, 2012 at the Westminster Presbyterian Church in Versailles, MO.  In lieu of flowers, the family of Wayne requests memorial donations to the Westminster Presbyterian Church Love Fund.    More…

d. December 3, 2012

Mae Wells, 73 of Stover, MO passed away Monday, December 3, 2012 at her home.  Graveside services will be held 10:30 a.m. Saturday December 8, 2012 at the Mecklin Cemetery north of Oak Grove, MO.  In addition, there will also be a  remembrance service held at 10:30 a.m. Sunday, December 9, 2012 at the Westminster Presbyterian Church in Versailles, MO.  In lieu of flowers, Mae requested memorial donations to the Westminster Presbyterian Church Love Fund. More…