Mason Obituaries

Kathy Ann Yackley

Kathy Ann Yackley, 63, of Havana passed away at her home on Friday, September 25. She was born on December 10, 1956 in Canton to Robert and Josephine (Hadsall) Pedigo. She married John Albert Yackley on November 23, 2002 in Havana. Kathy is survived by her husband, John, two step-daughters: AJ Burgett and Marsha Burnett,…

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Wilmer D. Nall

Wilmer D. Nall, 85, of Cape Girardeau, formerly of East Cape Girardeau, passed away on Saturday, September 19, at the home of his daughter. Wilmer was born August, 19, 1935 in Mason County to Ernest W. and Edna McDaniel Nall. Wilmer graduated from Bath-Lynchburg High School in 1953. He went on to study at Illinois…

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Eva Fae Flaharty

Eva Fae Flaharty, 86, of Havana, passed away at her home at 1:16 p.m., on Sunday, September 20. She was born August 24, 1934, in Mason County, to Charles and Clara (Vance) Petty. She met the love of her life in 1950 and what a love it was. Donald(Jack) Flaharty (dad) knew she was his…

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Addie I. Cohee Wise

Addie I. Cohee Wise, 96, of Lewistown, passed away at The Loft, in Canton at 10:39 p.m., on Friday, September 18. She was born July 26, 1924, in Mason County to Marshall and Virgie (Hinds) Williams. She married James R. Cohee on June 6, 1942, in Kahoka, Missouri. He preceded her in death on April…

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Curtis S. “Pap” Thompson

Curtis S. “Pap” Thompson, 98, of Chandlerville, passed away at his home, at 11:35 p.m. on Sunday, September 13. He was born June 10, 1922, in Kentucky, to Willie and Velda (Beaty) Thompson. He married Juanita Wooldridge on December 13, 1941, in Palmyra, Missouri. She preceded him in death on April 26, 2002. Mr. Thompson…

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Larry D. Hunter

Larry D. Hunter, 69, of Havana, passed away at St. John’s Hospital, in Springfield, at 9:48 p.m. on Saturday, September 12. He was born January 28, 1951, in Canton, Illinois, to Harry and Stella (Derry) Hunter. Mr. Hunter is survived by two children: Heather (James) Kuhlman, of Princeton, and Tyler (Francesca) Hunter of Savoy; four…

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Edna Mellick Dooley

Edna Mellick Dooley, 93, of Davenport, beloved mother, grandmother, and friend, peacefully passed away Saturday, September 12, at the Kahl Home in Davenport. She will be greatly missed Edna was born February 25, 1927 in rural Bluff Creek Township, Monroe County, Iowa, the 12th of 13 children to George and Anna (Zeick) Mellick. She grew…

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Norma Hofreiter

Norma Hofreiter, 92, of Manito passed at 4:18 p.m. Saturday, September 12 at her home. Norma was born May 7, 1928 in Manito to Meryln and Ruth (Meeker) Ethell. Her mother died when Norma was 4 months old so her maternal grandparents, George and Julia Meeker raised her. She married Wilbur Hofreiter. Preceding in death…

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Jesse F. Barrett

Jesse F. Barrett lived most of his life on his farm in Meredosia. As of late, he was a resident of the Illinois Veterans Home in Quincy. Jesse served in the U.S. Army and enjoyed sharing pictures and tales of his time serving in Germany. He worked many years at C.I.P.S. in Meredosia. He married…

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Elias “Eli” Bennett Schultz

Elias “Eli” Bennett Schultz, 2, of Springfield passed away at 6:24 p.m. on Sunday, September 6 at the Children’s Hospital of St. Louis. He was born on December 5, 2017 in St. Louis, beloved son of Dustin and Rachel (Sarff) Schultz. Eli is survived by his parents, grandparents Darell and Rosanne Sarff of Chandlerville and…

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