Janis Rae Ragar, 80, of Columbia, formerly of Sedalia, passed away on Thursday, June 19, 2019, at The Neighborhoods by Tiger Place in Columbia.

Private family services will be held at a later date.

Janis was born on Dec. 4, 1938, in Henry County, the daughter of James and Mabel (Foley) Cameron, who preceded her in death.

She was married on Dec. 12, 1959, in Warrensburg to Donald L. Ragar who preceded her in death on Sept. 18, 2009.

Janis was a homemaker who enjoyed genealogy, collecting antiques, growing flowers, cats and reading.

Survivors include: two sons, D.L. Ragar (Shari) of New Bloomfield, and Russell Ragar (Diana) of Berkeley, California; one daughter, Theresa Critchfield (David) of Columbia; five grandchildren, Jeremy, Jason, Karlee, Kyle and Paige; and one great-granddaughter, Rilynn. She was also preceded in death by one sister, Betty Martiny.

Online condolences may be made to the family at www.memorialfuneralhomeandcemetery.com.

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