Ardath Emmons was the first director of the MU Research Reactor and an experienced pilot. He died July 20, 2013, in Sun City West, Ariz.
Naoma Powell lived in service to others. She opened the Access Arts teaching program in her home and welcomed anyone with a desire to learn and grow through art.
Sue Strain said she lost not only her mother-in-law, but also her best friend.
A.W. "Babe" Manns, 97, was known for handing out sticks of Juicy Fruit chewing gum to young children at Olivet Christian Church.
Charles Atkins, 85, died of cancer. He is survived by his wife, children, grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Sara Tout of Columbia died Tuesday, July 16, 2013. He was 49.
Dale March enjoyed spending time outdoors, gardening and working on his woodcraft business.
A memorial service will be held from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday, August 18, 2013, at the Unitarian Universalist Church, 2615 Shepard Blvd Columbia, MO.
Joseph Carl Arenella died July 13, 2013, at Harry S. Truman Veterans Hospital.
Leo F. Teel died July 11, 2013, at Boone Hospital Center. He was 89.
Mr. Dyson was born in Kansas City to Glenn and Roberta Anderson Dyson on Aug. 16, 1948. He enjoyed hunting and fishing.
Jack Barnhouse of Columbia died Friday, July 12, of lung cancer. He was 75.
Earl Lane Chandler loved the outdoors, especially trout fishing and mowing his lawn.
Earl Lane Chandler of Columbia died Tuesday, July 9, 2013. He was 77.
Patricia Lorene Geren of Columbia died Monday, July 8, 2013. She was 86.
Franklin Leroy Fenton died at 76. He is remembered as a baseball player, a woodworker, a father and a Christian.
Linda Irvin of Columbia died Thursday, July 4, 2013. She was 73.
Linda Jean Alverson Irvin of Columbia died Thursday, July 4, 2013. She was 73.
Sarah "Juanita" Kidwell worked for more than 30 years as a secretary at Atkins Inc. and received a certificate of appreciation for her 20 years of volunteerism at the veterans hospital.
Mrs. Kidwell retired after 30 years of employment with Atkins, where she worked as a secretary. She also was awarded a certificate of appreciation for her 20 years of volunteerism with the Veterans Hospital.