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Death Notices | 9/26/12

By on September 26, 2012 at 12:40 pm

Barbara L. McDermott

Barbara L. McDermott (nee Grosvenor), 62, of Belleville, died Sept. 11, 2012, in Belleville.

No services were held.


Vera E. Carter

Vera E. Carter (nee Bacon), 88, of Dupo, died Sept. 19, 1924, in St. Louis.

Visitation was Sept. 24, at Dashner-Leesman Funeral Home, Dupo.

Funeral services were Sept. 25, at the funeral home, Robert Carter officiating.

Interment followed at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, St. Louis.


Laura Ruth Patterson

Laura Ruth Patterson, 87, of Columbia, died Sept. 18, 2012.

Visitation was Sept. 20, at Lawlor Funeral Home, Columbia.

Funeral services were Sept. 21, at the funeral home.

Interment followed at Evangelical St. Paul Cemetery, Columbia.

James Menke

James William Menke, 74, of Millstadt, died Sept. 21, 2012, at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital in Belleville.

Visitation was Sept. 25 at Strauss-Leesman Funeral Home in Millstadt.

A memorial service was held Sept. 25 at Strauss-Leesman Funeral Home in Millstadt, Fr. Marvin Volk officiating.

Tammy Taylor

Tammy is an award-winning Graphic Artist for the Republic-Times. She has worked at the newspaper for almost 15 years, while her and her husband Norman, of 34 years, are owners of Sunderman's Garage in Columbia. She enjoys photography and her five grandchildren.