Qualifying Adrian students from the 4th, 5th, and 6th grades participated in the MCTM District Math Contest held on Saturday, April 5 at the Barstow School in Kansas City. This year testing procedures were vastly different than in previous years. Each student took four tests instead of two and one of those was a Team Test. Students accumulated points for each test taken, and the top five students from each grade level qualified to participate at the state competition that will be held at the UCM Campus in Warrensburg, MO on Saturday, April 26.
Evelyn Josephine Woods, age 92 of Butler, Missouri died Thursday, April 10, 2014 in Butler. She was born June 6, 1921 to John and Philomena Putthoff Goebel in Germantown, Missouri.
Mass of Christian Burial was held Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Butler, Missouri with Father Tom Hermes officiating. Burial in Oak Hill Cemetery, Butler, Missouri.
Dorsey Allen Durfee was born September 13, 1925 in Metz, MO, the son of Howard and Isal (Vaught) Durfee. He passed away Friday, April 11, 2014 at Medicalodge of Butler, MO, at the age of 88.
Funeral services were held Thursday, April 17, 2014, 2:00 p.m. at the Happy Hill Church of God under the direction of Heuser Funeral Home, Rich Hill. Ron Dunlap officiated. Interment in Green Lawn Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Dorsey Durfee Memorial Fund, c/o Heuser Funeral Home, Rich Hill.
Etta Lou Abraham, age 85 of Butler, Missouri died Sunday, April 13, 2014 in Butler. She was born December 21, 1928 to Daniel Clion and Ruth Beatrice Batschelett Wisdom in Clinton, Missouri.
Funeral services were held Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at Schowengerdt Funeral Chapel in Butler, Missouri with Minister Felix Salazar officiating. Burial in Oak Hill Cemetery, Butler, Missouri. Contributions to Heartland Hospice.
Esther Marie Summers, 101, Raymore, Missouri, formerly of Adrian, Missouri, died Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at Foxwood Springs Living Center in Raymore. Funeral services were held Saturday, April 12 at the Atkinson Funeral Home in Adrian, Missouri with burial in Crescent Hill Cemetery, Adrian. Contributions may be made to the “Fellowship of John”, PO Box 701, Raymore, MO 64083, in memory of Esther.