Late Notices

Curtis E Gamble

HIAWATHA, Kan. Curtis E Gamble, 64, of Hiawatha, Kansas, died Nov. 18, 2021. Please refer to for obituary/service information

James C. Johnson

LAWSON, Mo. James C. Johnson, 82, Lawson, Missouri, passed away Nov. 21, 2021. James was a member of the Missouri Cremation Service. Online guestbook and obituary at

Paula K. Mooney

Paula K. Mooney, 50, St. Joseph, passed away Nov. 22, 2021. Farewell Services pending Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory.

Robert Lee Russell II

AMAZONIA, Mo. Robert Lee Russell II, 67, of Amazonia, Missouri, passed away Nov. 21, 2021. Funeral 4 p.m., Nov. 28, at Rupp Funeral Home. Visitation: 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Rupp Funeral Home. Mr. Russell will be cremated following services. Online condolence and obituary at

Frances K.


CENTRALIA, Mo. Frances Kay Schraufek-Forshee, 83, Centralia, Missouri, formerly of St. Joseph, passed away Nov. 20, 2021. Farewell Services and Public Livestream 1 p.m. Friday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Private Inurnment Blakely Cemetery at a later date. Visitation one hour prior to the service, Friday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory.

As published in the St. Joseph News-Press.

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