Constance Schenk taught in the foreign language department at Stephens College for 25 years. Her language skills fueled a lifelong passion for travel.
Joan Burns loved to tailgate. She and her husband lived in a home on the corner of Stadium Boulevard and Providence Road, near Memorial Stadium.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Royer Funeral Home. Services will be held at 11 a.m.Wednesday at the funeral home.
Memorial services will be held at 6 p.m. Thursday at Liberty Baptist Church.
Jacob William Meadows of Ashland died Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2013. He was 17.
Chris Boettcher of Columbia will be remembered for his interest in the outdoors and as a fan of the Missouri Tigers and the St. Louis Cardinals.
Mary Kathryn "Kay" Sells, 93, formerly of Columbia, died Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2013, in Fort Walton Beach, Fla.
Barnes was born Jan. 1, 1914, in the Deer Park area south of Columbia, one of 14 children.
Janet Barnes died Monday, Sept. 9, 2013, in Festus, exactly one month before her 85th birthday. Because of an error during her delivery, Mrs. Janet Barnes was a quadriplegic. She was a volunteer at Shepard Boulevard Elementary School and at University Hospital.
Louise Thompson Tutt died on Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013, of breast cancer at her residence near Buffalo. She was 75.
Faye Arizona Wolfe Williams of Columbia died Monday, Sept. 9, 2013. She was 78. She worked as a nurse in Columbia for more than 40 years.
Bernard Lensmeyer operated several restaurants, including Bennie's and Auburn's in Columbia. He liked to restore cars and read the works of Vince Flynn.
Rose M. Williams of Columbia died Monday, Sept. 9, 2013. She was 64.
Lois D. Lorton of Columbia died Monday, Sept. 9, 2013. She was 78.
From Australia to Washington, Marveina Ward, 76, never lost the sense of adventure she developed as a child. She died Friday.
Curtis Jones, 40, formerly of Columbia and more recently of Morgantown, W.Va., was the MU director of football operations from 1999 to 2000. He died Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013.
Leo Lewis, or the "Lincoln Locomotive," played football as a student at Lincoln University and for the Blue Bombers in Winnipeg, Canada.
Ethel Rustad of Columbia cared for kids both at her day care and Sunday school class.
Carl Traxler of Columbia died Sunday, Sept. 1, 2013. He was 86.
Margarita Micaela Lopez of Columbia was born in Cienfuegosac, Cuba, where she spent her summers by the islands, fishing and swimming. She died Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013. She was 78.