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Raymond B. Lager


Raymond B. Lager; died 7-18-2006;  born 11-9-21;  funeral service 7-24-2006

Funeral arrangements under the direction of Vinyard Funeral Home, Festus, MO

Cuong Lam


Cuong Lam; died 1-26-2006;  born 4-27-53;  funeral service 2-6-2006

Funeral arrangements under the direction of Vinyard Funeral Home, Festus, MO


Ronald Lamacchia

Ronald G. Lamacchia      age 69, of Hillsboro Mo. 

of Hillsboro Mo. passed away on Wednesday October 4, 2006. Born March 24, 1937 in Caledonia Mo. Ron retired from Jefferson College in 2001, where he worked as the HVAC instructor also a former instructor at Rankin Tech. A member of the Hillsboro Civic Club and a Veteran of the US Army.

Survived by wife- Jean F. Lamacchia (nee Winfrey) of Hillsboro Mo. mother- Lucille Lamacchia (nee McNabb), daughter- Shelia (Keith) Lottes of Lake of the Ozarks Mo.

son- Ronald L. Lamacchia of Hazelwood Mo, son – Donald P. Lamacchia of Lake the Ozarks Mo, grandson-Brandon Lamacchia and granddaughter- Rachel Lamacchia both of Hillsboro Mo. also grandson Michael Lottes of Lake of the Ozarks Mo, great-grandson Jordan Lottes of Lake of the Ozarks Mo, brother- Joseph P. (Janice) Lamacchia of St. Louis Mo, sister -Kathlee Lamacchia of Key West Florida. Preceded in death by father- Joseph Lamacchia.

Visitation Sunday October 8, 2006 from 4:00 until 8:00 PM at the Robert D. Brown Funeral Home, 103 Fourth St. Hillsboro Mo. Funeral Monday October 9, 2006 at 9:30 AM in the Funeral Home Chapel. Interment Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery. Memorials to VNA Hospice appreciated



Irene Lambert


Name:  Irene Lambert         Age:  89       Gender:  Female

Address:  De Soto, MO

Date of Birth: February 24, 1917     Where Born:  Hollywood, MO

Parents:  John and Lottie (nee Mulherin) Harvey            

Surviving: No

Date of Death: June 12, 2006      Where:  Hillcrest Hospital,   Mayfield Heights, OH    

Occupation: Homemaker

Married to: the late William H. Lambert

Surviving: No

If married give names and address of living children if any:

Three Daughters: Judy (Harold) Hatridge, Aurora, OH

                           JoAnn (Bill) Newlin, St. Louis, MO

                           Katherin (Ronald) Metzler, Bridgeton, MO

Two Sons: James (Judy)  Lambert, Surprise, AZ

                 Charles (Janis) Lambert, Fenton, MO

(preceded in death by one daughter, Wilda Jean Lambert)

Brothers & Sisters:  (preceded in death by one brother, Gerald Mulherin and one sister, Hazel (Al) Iafolla)

One sister-in-law:  Lela Mulherin, Maryland Heights, MO

Grandchildren:  17

Great-Grandchildren:  21

Funeral Service Date and Time:  Monday, June 19, 2006 @ 11 AM     

Place of Service: Dietrich-Mothershead Chapel

Officiating: Rev. Bruce Valle                 

Place of Burial:  Woodlawn Cemetery, De Soto, MO                   

Visitation: Sunday, June 18, 2006  3-8 PM

In lieu of flowers memorials to the Alzheimers Assoc., 9374 Olive Blvd Ste. 101, St. Louis, MO 63132                  


220 N. MAIN, DE SOTO, MO 63020  636-586-3337


Alta LaPlant

Name:  Alta LaPlant

Date of Birth:  September 14, 1914

Date of Death:  March 20, 2006

Funeral Service held at Mahn Twin City Chapel – 03/25/2006

Interment:  Peaceful Ridge Cemetery – DeSoto, MO

Memorials to Open Door Animal Sanctuary – House Springs, MO or Humane Society of MO.

Arrangements by Mahn Twin City Chapel – Festus, MO


Roberta LaRose

Roberta "Bobby" La Rose, 83, of St. Louis, died Jan 17, 2006, in De Soto.  

Mrs. La Rose was a homemaker and a member of Calvary Presbyterian Church.  

She was a World War II veteran of the U.S. Navy and a member of the American Legion Ladies Auxiliary.

Born Aug 8, 1922, in Mounds, Illinois, she was the daughter of the late Robert and Bertha Hatfield.  

She was preceeded in death by her husband, Bernard La Rose.

She is survived by one son, Louis (Patti) La Rose of De Soto; one sister, Gloria Moodie of Massachusetts; 

and two grandchildren: Danielle and Casey La Rose of De Soto.

Funeral services were held Jan 20 at Mahn Funeral Home in De Soto, officiated by the Rev. Tisha Mundy.  

Burial was in Jefferson barracks National Cemetery.

Funeral arrangements were under the direction of Mahn Funeral Home in De Soto.






Cecil Landuyt

Arrangements under direction of Dietrich-Mothershead Funeral Home







Marvin L. Leonard


Marvin L. Leonard age 85, of Hillsboro, Mo.

Passed away on February 24, 2006, at his residence in Hillsboro. 

He was born July 21, 1920 in Goldman, Mo.

Marvin is survived by his wife, Anna R. Leonard (nee Langford) of Hillsboro, MO,

whom he married on July 12, 1947. 

Also survived by:

son- Lawrence J. (Rebecca) Leonard of Hillsboro, 

son - Thomas M. (Peggy Lee) Leonard of Hillsboro,

son - Louis F. Leonard of Hillsboro, 

son - Stephen M. Leonard of Hillsboro,

son - Charles J. (Barb) Leonard of Barnhart, Mo, 

daughter - Helen J. (Bob) Gardiner of Imperial, Mo, 

son - Patrick J. (Regina) Leonard of Hillsboro, 

daughter - Margaret K. “Peggy” (Melvin “M.B”.) Neisner of Killington, VT, 

daughter - Laura (Chris) Bange of Hillsboro. 

and his brother- Glenn (Erlene) Leonard of Hillsboro.

Also survived by 25 Grandchildren and 15 Great Grandchildren

Preceded in death by 

daughter - Mary Ann Corrigan, 

parents- Louis F. and Helena W. Leonard (nee Vogt),

brothers- Louis, Earl and Edward Leonard and 

sisters- Elizabeth Reissing, Lillian Baumbach and Verna Munger.

Visitation Monday, February 27, 2006, at the Robert D. Brown Funeral Home, 103 Fourth St., Hillsboro, Mo 63050 

from 2:00 until 8:00 PM

Funeral Tuesday, February 28, 2006, 10:00 AM at Good Shepherd Catholic Church.

Internment Good Shepherd Cemetery.

Marvin was the Charter President of the Hillsboro Rotary Club, lifetime member and past president of the Hillsboro Civic Club, 

chairman of the Hillsboro Horse Show three times, lifetime member of De Soto AMVETS, 

member of Full Gospel Businessmen’s Fellowship, member of International Charismatic Bible Ministry

 and was Confirmed as Catholic and became a member of Good Shepherd Catholic Church on February 17, 2006. 

He was an Army Veteran of WW II.

He operated M. Leonard Construction from 1947 to 1970. 

He was Presiding Judge of Jefferson County 1971-1975 and he owned Leonard’s Mobile Home Park.

Memorials to St Jude's Hospital for Children or Masses appreciated.




Gladys Lewis

Arrangements under direction of Dietrich-Mothershead Funeral Home







Lena B. "Kitty" Lilly


Lena B. "Kitty" Lilly; died 1-3-2006;  born 5-15-23;  funeral service 1-6-2006

Funeral arrangements under the direction of Vinyard Funeral Home, Festus, MO

Orville W. Linhorst


Orville W. Linhorst; died 5-14-2006;  born 8-12-26;  funeral service 5-17-2006

Funeral arrangements under the direction of Vinyard Funeral Home, Festus, MO

John Jacob Livingston

John Jacob Livingston, 74, lived in De Soto, Missouri.

Born in Pennsylvania on December 17, 1931, passed away in Crystal City, on May 4, 2006.

He worked as Payroll Clerk for the MO Union Pacific Railroad until he retired.

He was married to Marion (Webb) Livingston on March 22, 1969 in De Soto, MO

He served in the US Army during the Korean War. 

Family members surviving are:  his wife, Marion "Webb", in De Soto, MO; his son, John (Yonhee) Livingston of Virginia; 

his daughters:  Linda Fedak, Arnold, MO,; Judy Livingston of Monroe, LA; and Patricia Davis of Hillsboro, MO

His 2 sisters:  Ruth (Cliff) Paul, of Florida and Mary Smith, House Springs, MO

He was preceded in death by his parents, Edgar and Pearl (Hopkins) Livingston and 2 sisters.

He is also survived by 11 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren

 He was a member of the Masons in Blackwell, MO and Shriner 32nd degree

He was a member of the Landmark Missionary Baptist Church.

Masonic service will be Monday evening.

Visitation will be Monday, May 8, 2006, from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm at the Mahn Funeral Home, De Soto.

Services will be Tuesday, May 9, 2006 at 11:00a.m. at Mahn De Soto Chapel with burial at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, St. Louis, MO

Memorial may be sent to Masons in Blackwell, MO

All arrangements were under the direction of Mahn Funeral Home, De Soto, MO


Anna Marie Loeffelman


Anna Marie Loeffelman; died 3-30-2006;  born 12-10-08;  funeral mass 4-3-2006

Funeral arrangements under the direction of Vinyard Funeral Home, Festus, MO

Janis Longo


Janis Mary Longo, Age 58, Festus, MO
Born:  St. Louis, MO  on September 8, 1947
Passed:  Festus, MO  on Saturday, March 18, 2006
Occupation/Employer:  Homemaker/Mother
Date of Marriage :  Nov 5, 1969 in Missouri
Family members:
Husband:   John W. Longo, Festus, MO
Sons:   John W. (Ginger) Longo, O'Fallon, MO
           Matthew K. (Genesis) Longo, Imperial, MO
           Christopher J. Longo, Festus, MO
           Nicholas Z. (Jennifer) Longo, Festus, MO
Brother:  Timothy (Cherie) Bell, St. Louis, MO
Sisters:  Antoinette (Joseph) Orlando, De Soto, Mo
            Diane Orlando, St. Louis, MO
Mother-in law:  Lorraine Longo
Brother-in-law:  Michael Longo and Norman Longo
Brother-in-law: Vince (Judy) Mazzola
Sister-in-law:  Patricia (Ron) Schnurr
Preceded in death by: 
Parents:  Kenneth A and Antoinette (Sirna) Wittman
Father -in-law:  Michael Longo
Brother-in-law:  Dominic Orlando
survived by 3 grandchildren;  Brendan, Jordan and Piper
Member of   Sacred Heart Church, Crystal City, MO
Clergy officiating:  Father Pete Blake
Service Time:  Sacred Heart Catholic Church on Wednesday, March 22, 2006, 11:00 am
Visitation:  Mahn Twin City Chapel, Tuesday, March 21, 2006, beginning 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Cemetery:  Sacred Heart Cemetery, Crystal City, MO

Alice L. Lowry

Alice L. Lowry, De Soto, MO - Age 73 years - Passed away July 20, 2006
Born the daughter of Lloyd and Mary E. (nee Phelps) Pounds who precede her in death. Beloved wife of Garland B. Lowry, dear mother of Richard W. Lowry, Christopher M. (Tina) Lowry, and Michael D. (Meleah Gaye) Lowry. Dear sister of Barbara Phelps and Lori Ann (Kelly) Turner. She is survived by 9 Grandchildren. Preceded in death by daughters Terry Lynn and Cheryl Sue Lowry and brother Donald Pounds.
Funeral visitation will be Sunday, July 23, 2006 at Mahn Funeral Home - De Soto Chapel 4:00pm-8:00pm. Funeral will be held at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Hillsboro, MO at 11:00 am on Monday July 24, 2006. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to American Diabetes Association.


Mildred C. Lucas

Mildred C. Lucas;   died 10-14-2006 ;  born 4-8-40 ;  funeral service 10-17-2006 ;
Funeral arrangements under the direction of Vinyard Funeral Home, Festus, MO


Orville W. Lunsford


Orville W. Lunsford; died 5-11-2006;  born 10-9-21;  funeral service 5-15-2006

Funeral arrangements under the direction of Vinyard Funeral Home, Festus, MO