Katheryn "Kitty" Maes died Monday, June 3, 2013. She was 94.
Peggy Guptill died Wednesday, June 5, 2013. She was 60.
Dr. Mitchell died on Tuesday, June 4, 2013. He was 80. He came to Columbia, in 1969 to become chair of agronomy at MU. He and his wife enjoyed 57 years of a very special marriage.
R. Leroy Owen died Friday, June 7, 2013. He was 90.
John M. Nowell died Thursday, June 6, 2013. He was 62.
Roger Mitchell also served on the board of directors for the Food Bank of Central and Northeast Missouri.
Carol Drummond and her husband visited places in Egypt, Israel and China.
Buford Guyer, who fought in World War II and later became a businessman, died Friday, May 31, 2013.
Gordon Brown died Saturday, June 1, 2013. He was 82. Mr. Gordon worked part time for the MU athletics department during his retirement.
Lois Korslund died Saturday, June 1, 2013. She was president of the Missouri Home Economics Association in 1980 and was honored as the Outstanding Adviser for the College of Home Economics at MU in 1983.
Linda Kay Doornbos, 59, was devoted to flying, her grandchildren and helping others.
Buford "Bud" Guyer ran Wolcott Water Systems.
Rebecca Lynn Beard devoted her time to working with children and the developmentally disabled.
Audrey Rottinghaus died Wednesday, May 29, 2013. She was 62.
Eleanore L. Geel worked for the Columbia Public School district for more than 30 years. Mrs. Geel died on Thursday, May 30, 2013. She was 93.
Eleanore L. Geel died May 30, 2013. Visitation will be from 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday, June 1, 2013, at Memorial Funeral Home. Services will follow at 2 p.m. with burial in Memorial Park Cemetery.
Robert Wayne Miers was survived by his wife and six children.
During his lifetime, Hammons built more than 200 hotels nationwide, including Embassy Suites, Marriotts, Radissons and Holiday Inns.
Marjorie McCarthy, 100, died Thursday, May 2, 2013. She worked as a nurse at Mid-Missouri Mental Health and for Columbia doctor John Tinsley.