Tatiana Kudriavtseva, a prominent English to Russian translator who spent 13 winters in Columbia, died in Moscow on Sunday, Sept. 29, 2013. She translated the works of authors such as John Updike, Norman Mailer, John Steinbeck and Margaret Mitchell, many of whom she befriended over the course of her decades-long career.
Jewell A. Coats of New Franklin died Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013. She was 94.
Grant Dixon is survived by his wife, Patricia Dixon; a son, Anthony Dixon; and a daughter, Christina Hearon.
Marion P. Bradford of Columbia died Monday, Oct. 14, 2013. She was 96.
LaVonne Mattson loved spending time with family, participating at St. Andrew's Lutheran Church and volunteering at Grant Elementary School and Hickman High School.
Mr. Evans, who was proud of his 30-year career at MU, enjoyed hunting with his coon dogs and racing horses.
Cecil Warren Sr. of Columbia died Thursday Oct. 10, 2013. He was 83.
Bette (Mary Elizabeth) Green died Oct. 2, 2013. She was 90.
Margaret "Jean" Preston of Columbia died Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013. She was 83.
E. Dale Powell of Columbia died Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013. He was 81.
Heather Lenae Cole of Columbia died Friday, Oct. 4, 2013. She was 20.
John Overton Young, 84, taught his children and grandchildren the value of working hard and how to truly pay attention to people. Mr. Young died Sunday, Sept. 29.
John Overton Young of Springfield died Sunday, Sept. 29, 2013. He was 84.
Charles Nauert of Overland Park, Kan., died Sunday, Sept. 29, 2013. He was 85 years old.
Bob Loyd Gage died Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013, at his home in Columbi. He was 81.
Kathleen Robertson Livingston of Columbia died Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013. She was 89.
Ruby Maxwell, who died on Monday, Sept. 30, 2013, worked as a reference librarian for 16 years at the MU engineering library. She was 97.
Ella Lambert died Sunday, Sept. 29, 2013. She was 99.
Charles G. Nauert of Overland Park, Kan., died Sunday, Sept. 29, 2013. He was 85 years old.
The Rev. Jay Lester Ketchie, 78, cared deeply for those affected by death or grief and spent many hours working with them through difficult times. He died Saturday, Sept. 28.