He taught at the MU School of Medicine for 45 years and was devoted to education throughout his life.
Ruth C. Lewis of Kirksville died Monday, March 31. She was 71.
Mr. Bias worked at his commercial lawn service, Bias Lawn Service, and Carquest until he was 85.
Dolores Louise Quick Geiger of Columbia died Saturday, March 29, 2014. She was 85.
Dolores Louise Quick Geiger of Columbia died Saturday, March 29. She was 85.
Nicholas Robert Kieffer Jr., Oct. 8 1940-April 1, 2014, of Columbia died Tuesday, April 1, 2014.
Dorothy Mae DuNard wrote about segregation, urban renewal and eminent domain as a journalist in Columbia. She was well known and admired by her neighbors, who she cared for deeply. Mrs. Dunard died Saturday. She was 96.
Richard Vitiello owned and operated PC Avenue with his wife, Donna Sapp. He was also a pilot.
A life-long Columbia resident, Jerry Ray Nichols Sr. found joy in computers, hunting and supporting his family. Mr. Nichols died on Thursday, March 27. He was 61.
Eva Meentemeyer enjoyed spending time outdoors with family and participating in her church. Mrs. Meentemeyer of St. Louis died Tuesday, March 25. She was 96.
Betty Faye Reed VanHorn served in the U.S. Navy and was a homemaker. Mrs. VanHorn died Thursday, March 27. She was 89.
Vernon Barr collected rocks and traveled the country with his wife looking for new ones.
Thomas W. Mooberry was a successful restauranteur and a devoted father. Mr. Mooberry died Saturday, March 22. He was 76.
Mrs. Lent was a member of First Christian Church and the Summer Playground Association Board. She was the financial secretary for Local Carpenters Union 1262.
Professor Charles Nauert died last year in late September.
Violet A. Paige died Thursday, March 20, 2014. She was 86.
James Russell Speiler, Sr. of Columbia died Friday, March 21, 2014. He was 76.
Frankie May Miller Calvert died Saturday, March 22, 2014. She was 92.
Karen Sue Long of Marshall died Saturday, March 22, 2014. She was 62.
Avalon M. Craig of Columbia died Friday at 93. She was close to the church community at Community United Methodist Church.