Blue Springs Obituaries

d. September 15, 2014

The Rev. Jack F. Belton passed away peacefully on September 15. 2014, after a long illness.  He was 84.

Reverend Jack was born in Akron, Ohio, where he became an active member of the United Methodist Church.  After attending Iliff School of Theology, he went on to serve a number of Methodist Churches for almost 50 years.  During his active years of ministry he was passionate about ministry to youth, Christian Education, and each congregation that he served.  More…

d. September 14, 2014

Sean Eric Christenson, 22, of Lee’s Summit, MO passed away Sunday, September 14, 2014 in San Diego, CA.  Visitation will be held on Friday, September 19, 2014 from 5-7:00 p.m., at the First Christian Church of Blue Springs, MO 701 NW 15th Street, Blue Springs, MO 64015.   Funeral Services will be 10:00 a.m., Saturday, September 20, 2014 at First Christian Church.  Cremation to follow services.   More…

d. September 11, 2014

Elmer Eugene Ellsworth, Jr., 68, of Blue Springs, MO passed away Thursday, September 11, 2014 in Kansas City. He was born September 2, 1946 in Pickering, MO to Elmer and Foistn (Ray) Ellsworth. He was united in marriage to Catherine Legate on December 24, 1994, and she survives at the home. More…

d. September 6, 2014

Meyers Funeral ChapelsWilliam Chester Walker, 75, of Blue Springs, MO passed away Saturday, September 6, 2014 at the VA Medical Center in Kansas City. William was born July 2, 1939 in Pleasant Hill, IL to Paul and Frances (Houchins) Walker. He served his country in the US Navy, and was a track inspector for the railroad. More…

d. September 5, 2014

Shirley Dealy, 85, of Independence, Missouri passed away on September 5, 2014 at the Villages of Jackson Creek. The family will receive friends from 5:30 – 6:30 pm, Thursday, September 11, 2014 at Meyers Funeral Chapel with graveside services immediately following at Blue Springs Cemetery.  More…

d. September 2, 2014

Meyers Funeral ChapelsCarolyn Ann Suddarth, 66, of Blue Springs, MO passed away Tuesday, September 2, 2014 in Kansas City, MO.  She was born in Milwaukee, WI to Jack and Florence (Bennett) Suddarth who preceded her in death.  More…

d. August 31, 2014

Troy T. Pharr, 62, of Lake Tapawingo, MO. passed away Sunday August 31, 2014.  A Celebration of Troy’s life will be held at 10:00 am Thursday September 4, 2014 at the 1st Baptist Church of Blue Springs, MO. Burial will be in Blue Springs Cemetery.  Visitation will be held from 5:00 to 7:00 pm Wednesday September 3, 2014 at the church.  More…

d. August 31, 2014

Thomas Arlin Skinner, 80, of Kansas City, MO passed away Sunday, August 31, 2014 at Vitas Hospice in Kansas City, MO.  Visitation for Thomas will be 5 to 7:00 pm, Thursday, September 4, 2014 at Victorious Tabernacle, 3200 Donnelly St., Kansas City, MO.  Funeral services will be 10:00 am, Friday, September 5, 2014 at the church with burial at 3:30 pm at St. Frances Cemetery in St. Paul, KS.  More…

d. August 27, 2014

Julie ReedJulie D. Reed, 46, of Blue Springs, MO passed away Wednesday, August 27, 2014 after a long battle with cancer.  She was born July 8, 1968 in Franklin, IN to Frederick and Carol (Leonard) Reed. Julie graduated from Galesburg High School in Galesburg, IL.  She was a bartender at Fenix Underground in Seattle, WA.     More…

d. August 26, 2014

Carroll A.  LaJaunie, 85, of Grain Valley, MO passed away Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at home.  Funeral Mass will be held at 10:00 am Friday August 29, 2014 at St. John LaLande Catholic Church with Father Ron Elliott as celebrant. Interment in Missouri Veterans Cemetery Higginsville, MO.  Visitation will be from 5:00 to 7:00 pm Thursday with a rosary at 7:00 at the Meyers Funeral Chapel 1600 West Main St. Blue Springs, MO.  More…