Obituaries from March 2011
Donald L. Herndon
Donald L. Herndon, a resident of Eureka Springs, AR, was born September 28, 1942 in Eureka Springs, AR, a son of Clara Earl and Delia May (Grandstaff) Herndon. He departed this life Tuesday, March 22, 2011 in Eureka Springs at the age of 68. Donald proudly served his country in the U.S. ...
Warren Joseph Keck
Warren Joseph Keck, a resident of Eureka Springs, AR, was born June 3, 1920 in Golden City, MO, a son of Benjamin Ernest and Ruth Maud (Arrison) Keck. He departed this life Thursday, March 17, 2011 west of Eureka Springs at the age of 90 years. Warren was of the Roman Catholic Faith. ...
Tommy Dean Stamps
Tommy Dean Stamps, 50, of Kansas City, MO died peacefully March 17, 2011 surrounded by family and friends. Tom was born September 22, 1960, the son of Lewis and Rose Mary (Green) Stamps and youngest brother to Lewis Wesley, Jr. (Louie) and Danny Stamps. He grew up in Northeast Kansas City, MO and moved to Osage, AR, graduating from high school in Alpena, AR in 1978...
Rose Marie Becker
Rose Marie Becker, a resident of Oak Grove, AR, was born May 25, 1949 in Brooklyn, NY, a daughter of Edmund Joseph and Margaret (Gordon) Powers. She departed this life Saturday, March 19, 2011 in Joplin, MO, at the age of 61. Rose was of the Catholic faith. She was also a homemaker...
Eugenia Sophie (Krkosska) Keck
Eugenia Sophie (Krkosska) Keck, a resident of Eureka Springs, AR, was born June 10, 1922 in Ellinwood, KS, a daughter of Frank J. and Nora V. (McCullogh) Krkosska. She departed this life Thursday, March 17, 2011 west of Eureka Springs at the age of 88 years...
Elveta Hayhurst, a resident of Lampe, MO, was born November 27, 1936 in Lampe, MO, the daughter of Elmer and Lydia (Mills) Edwards. She departed this life Saturday, March 19, 2011 at her home in Lampe, at the age of 74. Elveta was a member of the Gospel Lighthouse Freewill Baptist Church in Lampe, MO and served as church secretary. She was on the board of directors at McCullough Cemetery and retired as a clerical worker for Tyson Foods...
Randy L. Helmlinger
Randy L. Helmlinger, a resident of Berryville, AR, was born July 26, 1955 in Berryville, AR, a son of Derrall Lloyd and Betty Ruth (Bell) Helmlinger. He departed this life Thursday, March 17, 2011 in Berryville, at the age of 55. Randy proudly served his country in the United States Air Force during peacetime...
Loyd Minick, age 77, passed away Tuesday, March 15, 2011 at St. Luke's Magic Valley Regional Medical Center in Twin Falls, ID. Loyd was born in Oak Grove, AR, the son of Carroll and Ethel (Peden) Minick. On Sept. 4, 1951 he married the love of his life, Colean Moon...
Charlotte Cordellia Goettle
Charlotte Cordellia Goettle, formerly of Iowa City died Sunday, March 20, 2011 at the Eureka Springs Hospital in Eureka Springs, AR after a short illness. Charlotte was born April 17, 1911 near Tipton, IA, the daughter of Chester and Inez (Hellyer) Ridenour. ...
Brandie Smith Vandelac
Former Berryville resident, Brandie Smith Vandelac, age 33, passed away February 9, 2011, at her home in Washington. Cause of death is unknown at this time. Brandie was born and primarily raised in Lancaster, CA, although she attended two years of school in Berryville. As an adult, she returned to Berryville to live and had been employed by Walmart, Price Cutter and then Frito Lay...
Harry Warren "Bud" Kafka
Harry Warren "Bud" Kafka, 92 of Inverness, FL, died on February 25, 2011 under the loving care of his family and Hospice of Citrus County. Bud was born on February 22, 1919 in Chicago, IL, the son of Albert and Cora Lee Kafka. He was a U.S. Army Air Force veteran of WWII. ...
Tony Grogan, a resident of Berryville, AR, was born May 19, 1959 in King City, CA, a son of Hugh Melvin and Charolette Bernell (Pence) Grogan. He departed this life Thursday, March 10, 2011 in Berryville, at the age of 51. Tony was a farmer. He was a member of the Wild Flowers Church in Eureka Springs, AR...
Marlene June Major
Oh death, where is thy sting, oh grave where is thy victory? The grave had no victory here today. Marlene June Major (nee Kaiser), 89 of Eureka Springs AR and formerly of Antioch, IL, passed from this life on earth to life eternal with her savior Yeshua, Jesus the Messiah on March 9, 2011...
Norman Leroy Campbell
NORMAN LEROY CAMPBELL, a resident of Eureka Springs, Arkansas, was born November 19, 1941 in Rulo, Nebraska, a son of Homer and Leota (Eckley) Campbell. He departed this life Sunday, February 27, 2011 in Eureka Springs, at the age of 69. Norman served his country in the United States Army and was stationed in Germany. He attended the Assembly of God Church in Eureka Springs. He was also a member of the Iowa Tribe of Kansas and Nebraska and the American Legion Post # 0102...