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Posted on Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 8:37 am

Glenda Bobeen

Glenda Bobeen

Miss Glenda Bobeen, 67, of Troy, passed away on Saturday, April 12, 2014.

She was born on May 5, 1946 in Troy to Glennon and Dorothy (Simmons) Bobeen.  After her formal education, Glenda began working at Ozark Airline as a key punch operator.  Glenda was a feline fancier who had many special cats.

Surviving are her three aunts: Maxine Simmons, of Elsberry, Elvadean Bobeen, of Troy, JoAnn Simmons, of Elsberry and uncle, Carrol Simmons, of St. Louis, many cousins, special friends Linda Chumney and Valerie and Forrest White.

A visitation will be held on Wednesday, April 16 2014, from 4 until 8 p.m., and also visitation will be held on Thursday, April 17, 2014, from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m., at the McCoy-Blossom Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Troy.

A funeral service will be  held on Thursday, April 17, 2014, at 1 p.m., at the McCoy-Blossom Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 1304 Boone Street, Troy,  Rev. Steve Brown and Sister Mary Ann Fisher  will officiate.

Interment  followed in the Sacred Heart Cemetery, Troy.

Memorials may be made to the St. Vincent DePaul Society, c/o McCoy-Blossom Funeral & Cremation Ctr, Troy.

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John Brown

John Brown

John D. Brown, 83, of Elsberry, joined our Lord on Sunday, April 13, 2014.

He was the loving husband of Toni A. Brown; beloved son of the late Ray E. and Edna A. Brown; devoted father of Melissa (Jason) Clark, Morgan Brown, Danny (Vicki) Brown, Janet (Kenneth) Andreas, Linda (Michael) Uveges, and Ruth (Rex) Steinruck; cherished grandfather of Zachary Clark, Maya Clark, Madison Clark, and many other grandchildren; dear brother of Richard Brown. John is also survived by many great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives, and friends.

John proudly served in the United States Army during the Korean War. Later in life, he worked in printing and construction. He was very active in the Elsberry VFW Post 9064. He was also a member of the AMVETS and the American Legion. John enjoyed spending time with his family, working in his workshop raising many different kinds of livestock to include his beloved llama Hopi, and going to the Coffee Club.

The family is being  served by The Baue Funeral and Memorial Center, 3950 West Clay Street, St. Charles, MO where visitation will be  held Saturday, April 19, 2014 4-8 p.m.. Funeral Service  at noon, Monday, April 21, 2014 at Baue Funeral and Memorial Center Chapel. Interment Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the VFW. Visit