Blue Springs Obituaries

d. December 21, 2014

Meyers Funeral ChapelsDonald L. Docktor, II, 51 of Oak Grove, MO passed away December 18, 2014 at his home.  Donald was born November 8, 1963 in Kansas City to Donald and Lela (Davis) Docktor.  He was self-employed as a handyman and was the care giver to his father.  Donald was raised in the Catholic faith.  He was interested in Civil War reenactments, history, and woodworking.  More…

d. December 21, 2014

Meyers Funeral ChapelsAmy W. Gurera, 47, of Kansas City, MO passed away Sunday December 21, 2014 at her home.  A Funeral Mass will be 11:00 am Friday December 26, 2014 with Father Vincent Rogers as celebrant at St. Andrews Catholic Church 6415 NE Antioch Rd. Gladstone, MO 64119.  Visitation will be from 9:00 am to 11:00 am prior to the mass.  More…

d. December 16, 2014

Wilda Fay Cross, 79, of Independence, MO, passed away Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at her home.  Wilda was born May 23, 1935 in Mt. Judea, AR to Jerry and Alice (Collins) Martin.   Wilda was a homemaker and lived in Independence for over 50 years.  More…

d. December 16, 2014

Ruth Helen Cupps, 80, of Blue Springs, MO, formerly of Warsaw, passed away Tuesday, December 16, 2014 in Harrisonville, MO.  She was born October 1, 1934 in Marion, IN to Elmer and Sarah (Moon) Brown.  She was united in marriage to William Carl Cupps who preceded her in death.  She was a comptometer operator for Standard Oil Co.  Ruth was a very active member of Faith Lutheran Church in Warsaw, MO and loved singing in the choir. More…

d. December 15, 2014

Ronald G. Shelor, 68, of Blue Springs, MO passed away Monday, December 15, 2014 at St. Luke’s Hospice House.  He was born August 2, 1946 in Batesville, AR to Gene and Alice (Stewart) Shelor.  He served his country in the US Marine Corps during the Vietnam War.  On March 1, 1970 Ron was united in marriage to Sarah Farrington and she survives at the home.  More…

d. December 11, 2014

Harvey Alfred Craig, 77, of Independence, Missouri entered into Heaven’s glory from the comfort of his home on December 10, 2014.   He was reunited in eternal life with his father, Alfred Alonzo Craig and mother, Marie (Elliott) Craig.  More…

d. December 6, 2014

Elizabeth (Betty) M. Wiltfong, 83, of Blue Spring, MO, formerly of El Cajon, CA, passed away Saturday, December 6, 2014 in Kansas City, MO. A memorial service honoring her life will be 10:00 am, Wednesday, December 10, 2014 at Meyers Funeral Chapel, 1600 W. Main St., Blue Springs, MO, 816-229-3276. More…

d. December 6, 2014

Fern J. Cruse, 89, of Blue Springs, MO passed away peacefully on Friday, December 5, 2014.  She was born on January 1, 1925 to Ora and Pearl (Green) Fields in Caplinger Mills, MO.

Fern was a hair dresser for many years and was the owner and operator of Fern’s Beauty Shop in Blue Springs, MO.  More…

d. December 4, 2014

Michael Scott Six, Sr. 66, of Blue Springs, MO passed away Thursday December 4, 2014 at his home.  Funeral Mass with Father John Bolderson as the celebrant will be held at 11:00 am, Monday, December 8, 2014 at St. Robert Bellarmine Catholic Church 4313 State Route 7 Hwy., Blue Springs, MO 64015.  Visitation will be held from 9:00 am to 11:00 prior to the mass. Memorial contributions may be sent to the church.  More…

d. November 29, 2014

Milton Hartwell Granger, 82, of Independence, MO. went to be with his Lord, on November 29, 2014, after a long illness.

You can take the man out of the country but you can’t take the country out of the man.

Milton was born and raised in Piggott, Arkansas. He grew up on the family farm, milking cows, raising pigs and he picked his fare share of cotton.  More…