FREDERICKTOWN – Brian Keith Hafner, of Fredericktown, formerly of Park Hills, passed away on March 27, 2020, at the age of 54. He was born in Bonne Terre, Missouri on October 9, 1965, to Margaret (Crites) Hafner and the late Lowell Hafner.
In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by granddaughter, Norah Hafner.
Brian proudly served his country as a veteran of the United States Marines Corps. He enjoyed his church, rebuilding his '68 mustang and spending time with his family. He was an avid Kansas Chiefs fan. Brian will be fondly remembered and dearly missed by all who knew and loved him.
Brian is survived by his mother, Margaret (Crites) Hafner, his wife, Christina (Tiefenauer) Hafner, three sons, Tim (Andrea), Keith (Tiffany) and Robbie, three daughters, Amie, Lydia and Lilly, eight grandchildren, two brothers, Steve (Jill) Hafner and Bruce (Lisa) Hafner, two sisters, Rosemary (Vern) Townsend and Lila Barnett, and many friends.
Visitation with regulated restrictions will be held on Wednesday, April 1 from 5-8 p.m. at Cozean Memorial Chapel. A private graveside service will be held on Saturday, April 4 at 10 a.m. at Knights of Pythias Cemetery. Memorials, if desired, may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675. View the online obituary and share your condolences at cozeanfuneralhome.com.
BONNE TERRE – Hobert Lee Asher, 82, of St. Louis, passed away March 29, 2020, at Estates of Spanish Lake Nursing and Rehabilitation Facility in St. Louis, Missouri. He was born on October 16, 1937 to the late Jess and Grace (Holmes) Asher in Belleview, Missouri. Hobert loved to hunt, fish, work on cars, and attended Westside Baptist Church. He proudly served our country in The United States Army.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his daughter, Deborah K. Asher and brother, Eugene “Junior” Asher.
Hobert is survived by his wife, Janet Carolyn (Sitzes) Asher; children, Hobart Asher and wife Cathy, Phillip Robert Asher, Wilma Joann Asher; seven grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; brother, Edgar Asher; sisters, Betty Melow and Mary Pendley.
Arrangements are private under the direction of C.Z. Boyer & Son Funeral Home Caldwell Chapel in Park Hills. View obituary and share condolences online at www.czboyer.com.
FARMINGTON – Barbara Caroline ‘Cleve’ Cortor, of Farmington, Missouri, passed away on March 28, 2020, at Farmington Presbyterian Manor at the age of 89. She was born in Farmington, Missouri, on March 22, 1931, to the late Walter L. Cleve and Bertha Estelle ‘Hoehn’ Cleve. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Jesse Dale Cortor Sr.; two brothers, Melvin “Shorty” (Delores) Cleve and William (Alma Dean) Cleve; two sisters, Virginia (Chester) Rickus and Sylvia (Phillip) Larkin.
Survivors include her son, Jesse Dale (Rhenda) Cortor Jr.; son, Ronald W. Cortor; grandson, Cameron W. Cortor all of Farmington; step-grandson, Joshua (Karly) Moore of Paducah Kentucky; her siblings, Betty (d. Charles) Carelton, Ruby (d. Jim) Gifford, Sonny (Vicky) Cleve all of Farmington, Carol Cleve of St. Louis, Ray Lynn (Nancy) Cleve of Ellisville and a host of many nieces and nephews.
Barb grew up in Farmington and graduated high school in 1948. She married Jesse D. Cortor Sr. in August of 1953 and they started their family soon after. Barb worked at Trimfoot Shoe Factory, she was the city collector for the City of Farmington and was a beautician for many years of her life. She was a member of the Memorial United Methodist Church, VFW Ladies Auxiliary, and Parkland Hospital Auxiliary.
Barb was a wonderful lady who loved her boys. She enjoyed life to the fullest and her passion was running the Parkland Hospital Gift Shop for over 48 years. She received an award from the State of Missouri for having the most volunteer hours in the state. In her pastime she loved to cook, garden, bowl, play bingo and watch Cardinal Baseball. She will be fondly remembered and dearly missed by all who knew and loved her.
Arrangements are private under the direction of C. Z. Boyer & Son – Taylor Chapel in Farmington. View obituary and share condolences online at www.czboyer.com. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Parkland Hospital Gift Shop, Attn: Sherri, 1101 W. Liberty, Farmington, MO 63640.
PARK HILLS – Brian Hafner of Park Hills, passed away March 27, 2020 at the age of 54. Arrangements are pending under the direction of Cozean Memorial Chapel. View the full obituary at cozeanfuneralhome.com.
BONNE TERRE – Sandra Mabery, age 82, of Bonne Terre, passed away Friday, March 27, 2020, at her son’s residence. Sandra was born to the late Ralph T. and Velma A. (Govero) Mabery on April 24, 1937, in Bonne Terre. Sandra was a member of East Bonne Terre Baptist Church.
In addition to her parents, Sandra was preceded in death by her first husband Ed Hanners, and second husband Mike Scheffler; daughter, Mary Elizabeth Rawson; son-in-law, Homer Topping and sixteen siblings.
Sandra is survived by children, Danny (Melissa) Mabery, Mary Jean Topping, Lisa Stegall, Tammy York (Tim Edgar) and Connie Hanners (Darrell Cauley); nineteen grandchildren; twenty-three great-grandchildren; eight great-great-grandchildren; siblings, Hope (Clarence) Kohut, Bryan “Butch” (Becky) Mabery, Ronnie Mabery, and Sharon (Kenny) Belew; numerous nieces, nephews, friends and family.
Private Graveside service was held Sunday, March 29, 2020, at Topping Family Cemetery in Mineral Point. Arrangements under the direction of C Z. Boyer & Son Funeral Home in Bonne Terre, Missouri. View obituary and share condolences online at www.czboyer.com.