Breshears Memorial Chapels LLC

April, 2016

Robie Joe Elliott

Robie Joe Elliott, age 94, passed away peacefully in the early morning hours on Monday, April 25 at the Brunswick Nursing Home. Robie, the son of Clyde Nathaniel Elliott and Clara (Staubus) Elliott, was born in Brunswick, MO. on November 20, 1921. He was the fourth of six children. He grew up on a farm [...]

Ruth Elaine Sharp

Ruth Elaine Hodgerson Sharp, of Hale, Missouri, passed away at Liberty Hospital on Monday, April 18, 2016. Ruth lived a blessed life of 82 years, 10 months, and 13 days. She was born on June 5, 1933 in Brunswick, Missouri, the daughter of James and Mattie (Peavler) Hodgerson, who preceded her in death. On April [...]

Dorotha (Dottie) Ruth Austin Smith

Dorotha (Dottie) Ruth Austin Smith, of Mendon, Missouri, passed away at her home on Wednesday, April 13, 2016. Dottie lived a blessed life of 90 years, 9 months, and 16 days. She was born on June 28, 1925 in Brookfield, Missouri, a daughter of Cecil John and Agnes Grace (Semple) Austin. She graduated from Brookfield [...]

Kenneth L. Jansen

Kenneth L. Jansen, of Marceline, Missouri, passed away at Pershing Hospital in Brookfield, Missouri, on Sunday, April 10, 2016. He lived for 52 years, 9 months, and 8 days. Kenneth was born on July 2, 1963, in Kansas City, Missouri, the son of Gerard and Margie (Feitz) Jansen. He graduated from Brunswick High School. On [...]

Virgil Morgan Simmons

Virgil Morgan Simmons, age 79, of Brunswick, Missouri, passed away Saturday, April 9, 2016, at the Brunswick Nursing Home. Virgil was born December 6, 1936 in Mooresville, Missouri, to John William and Mayme Katherine Simmons. He was married to Bonnie Jean Geromini on May 18, 1957. He attended DeWitt School. Virgil farmed for several years [...]

Wilma Henrietta Dammann Kruse

Wilma H. Kruse was born on January 6, 1934, in rural Brunswick, MO, and died on Friday, April 1, 2016, from complications of an auto accident near Huntsville, MO. She was the youngest of two children born to Henry and Dora (Troe) Dammann. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, April 9, 2016, [...]

Martina Isabelle Nellesen Brett Speichinger

Martina Isabelle Nellesen Brett Speichinger, 93, passed away on Saturday, April 2, 2016, in Platte City, Missouri. Isabelle was born in Mendon, Missouri, on January 30, 1923, the daughter of Rudolph and Magdelena (Reigelsberger) Nellesen. She attended St. Boniface School in Brunswick, Missouri, Loretta Academy in Kansas City, Missouri, and in 1942, she graduated from [...]