April 25 Obits

April 25, 2014 

Ervin Allen Bauer

Sept. 29, 1937 - April 14, 2014

Ervin Allen Bauer, 76, of Rantoul, Kan., died Monday, April 14, 2014, at Ransom Memorial Hospital in Ottawa, Kan.

Ervin was born in Buffalo County, Neb.

Visitation and services were April 18 at Eddy-Birchard Funeral Home, with burial at Rauhamah Cemetery, Rantoul, Kan.

Arrangements: Eddy-Birchard Funeral Home, 203 Main, Osawatomie, KS 66064; 913-755-2114.

Margery Slaughter

Month, 1922 - April 15, 2014

Margery Slaughter died in her home surrounded by love Tuesday, April 15, 2014. She is survived by husband Ivan, four sons, one daughter, seven grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.

There will be a Memorial service at 3 p.m. Saturday, April 26, at Aldersgate UMC in Lee’s Summit.

Arrangements: Wallace Funeral Home, 422 N. Lake St., Pleasant Hill, MO 64080; 816-987-2127.

Dennis Lloyd Elliott

Sept. 12 1956 - April 19, 2014

Dennis Lloyd Elliott, 57, of Pleasant Hill, was born in Harrisonville, the son of Lloyd Hugh and Fern Ann (Terril) Elliott. He died Saturday, April 19, 2014, at St. Luke’s Hospital in Kansas City. Visitation was April 23 and funeral services were April 24 at the funeral home. Interment was in Pleasant Hill Cemetery.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.stanley-dickeyfuneralhome.com.

Arrangements: Stanley-Dickey Funeral Home, 203 N. Armstrong St., Pleasant Hill, MO 64080; 816-540-5550.

Keith Nolan Ridgway

May 27, 1950 - April 19, 2014

Keith Nolan Ridgway, 63, of Amoret, died Saturday, April 19, 2014, at Cass Regional Medical Center in Harrisonville. He was born May 27, 1950, in Clinton to Evelena (Kampe) and James Ridgway. He attended Harrisonville schools his entire life, graduating high school in 1968. He received a two-year certificate from CMSU in architecture drafting. Beverley Ann Egbert and Keith Ridgway were married Sept. 6, 1970.

In 1973, he started working for Kansas City Power and Light at the LaCygne power station as part of the original start-up crew. He was a member of the IBEW, local 412. Keith retired from KCP&L in 2007 after 34 years. Keith was a member of the Amsterdam Baptist Church and Bates County Elks Lodge. Keith loved to fish, hunt and play cards.

Keith leaves behind his wife Beverley of 43 years, two daughters, Lorita Ridgway, of Jolpin, and Peggy Davidson and husband Dennis, of Independence; four grandchildren, Andrew (9), Anthony (6), Alyssa (5), Aliyah (4); a sister, Kathie Smalley and husband Larry, of Harrisonville; sister-in-law, Karen Haase and husband Larry, of Warrensburg; four nephews, lots of family and friends. He will be missed but will always be in our hearts.

Memorial services were April 24 at Schowengerdt Funeral Chapel in Butler, with Tom Mitchell officiating.

Contributions may be made to Amsterdam Baptist Church or charity of choice.

Online condolences may be sent to www.schowengerdtchapel.com.

Arrangements: Schowengerdt Funeral Chapel, 1301 S. Orange, Butler, MO 64730; 660-679-6555.

Annetta C. Sheppard

July 22, 1937 - April 19, 2014

Annetta C. Sheppard, 76, of Clinton, was born in Cloud Chief, Okla., the daughter of Jim and Bernice (Wilkerson) Hill. She died Saturday, April 19, 2014, at Golden Valley Memorial Hospital, Clinton.

Funeral services were April 23 at Dickey Funeral Home with burial in Rose Hill Cemetery near Latour.

To send the family online condolences, please visit www.dickeyfh.com.

Arrangements: Dickey Funeral Home, 711 Old 7 Hwy., Garden City, MO 64747; 816-862-6345.

George “Mic” Reichle

April 20, 2014

George “Mic” Reichle, 59, of Independence, died Sunday, April 20, 2014.

Mic is preceded in death by his parents George and Beverly Reichle.

He is survived by his wife, Melody, and son Zachary.

Cremation. Life Celebration will be at a later date.

Arrangements: Cashatt Funeral Home, 7207 NW Maple Lane, Platte Woods, MO 64151; 816-587-8200.

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