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Obituaries Published in Feb. 22 California Democrat

Obituaries Published in Feb. 22 California Democrat

February 21st, 2012 by Democrat Staff in News


Max K. Haldiman peacefully passed away February 15, 2012 at Kansas City Hospice House, 120th and Wornall.

Max was the previous owner of Max's Restaurant & Lounge, Raytown, Mo.

Max was preceded in death by his parents Alex and Bessie Haldiman; his wife, Beverly Haldiman; a son, Dennis Haldiman; and a brother, Les Haldiman. Survivors include: his children, Kenneth Haldiman, Blue Springs, Mo., Nancy Jones, Harrisonville, Mo., David Haldiman, Raymore, Mo., Greg Haldiman, Lee's Summit, Mo., and Kathy Baumgartner, Peculiar, Mo.; a sister, Harlan Taggart, Gardner, Kan.; 14 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-granddaughter; and many friends.

Funeral services were held at 12:00 p.m., Monday, February 20, 2012 at Floral Hills Funeral Home. Burial was in Floral Hills Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to Kansas City Hospice House.

Fond memories and condolences for the family may be left at www.floralhillsfuneralhome. com (Arrangements by D.W. Newcomer's Sons Floral Hills Funeral Home, 7000 Blue Ridge Blvd., K.C., MO 64133, 816-353-1218).


Norma D. (Davis) McDaniel, 78, of Clarksburg, Mo., passed away February 13, 2012 at the California Care Center.

She was born November 13, 1933, southeast of Bunceton, Mo. (Cooper County), the daughter of Vincil L. (Bink) Davis and Margaret J. Clark.

She attended Gill School for eight years and graduated from Clarksburg High School on May 17, 1951.

She married Harley B. McDaniel, June 7, 1953 at Evangelical and Reformed Church, California, Mo., now known as the United Church of Christ.

She worked at Latham Sanatorium Hospital in California, Mo., Weber Shoe Company office in Tipton, Mo., and worked at Clarksburg School as a substitute and a cook.

She is survived by her husband Harley; one son, Steve (Barb), of California, Mo.; one daughter, Deb, of California, two grandchildren Kris, and daughter Ciarra of California, Mo., and Clint of Springfield, Mo.

She was preceded in death by her parents; one infant son; one brother Gene; one sister Barbara Howard (husband Bobby) of California, Mo.

Services were held on Friday, February 17, 2012 at the Roll Funeral Home with Allan Mortensen officiating. Burial was in the Hickman Cemetery in Clarksburg, Mo. Online condolences may be left for the family at


Lorine D. Parry, 76, of California, Missouri, quietly passed on Friday, February 17, 2012 with her family at her side, to be with her parents and our Savior in heaven.

She was born on October 11, 1935, in Santa Monica, California, to Carl and Isla Mae (Olson) Forquer. On August 29, 1953, she was married to Judson (Bud) Parry, in Long Beach, Ca., then moved to California, Mo.

She had worked for Prudential Insurance, in Long Beach, Ca. She started her family by adopting two children and having one of her own. She spent many teaching hours at the John Tracy Clinic, in Los Angeles, Ca., an educational center for deaf preschool children and their parents, all while working alongside her husband, Bud, in running several Texaco Stations in Anaheim, Ca., and for many years, a Deli/Liquor, and a Convenient Store in California, Mo., until their retirement in 1998. She was of the Catholic faith and a member of the Annunciation Catholic Church in California, Mo. She was an enthusiastic mother and grandmother. She loved sewing, knitting, and gardening, all while nurturing and raising the next generation of her growing family. She raised an adopted granddaughter, and spent many Friday nights at the football games cheering with her "cowbell". She will be greatly missed by her loving family and friends.

She is survived by her husband; two sons and daughters-in-law; Chris and Lisa Parry, California, and Patrick and Krystee Parry, Rolla; one daughter and son-in-law, JoAnne and Rock Burger, O'Fallon; one adopted granddaughter and son-in-law, Rebecca and Chet Strope, Centertown; one brother and sister-in-law; Joe and Peggy Forquer, of Brea, Ca.; four grandchildren, Andrea Nelson, Jefferson City, Sara and Anna Parry, of California; and one stepgreat-grandson, Michael Strope, of Centertown; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins. She was preceded in death by her parents, and one brother, Bill Forquer.

Mass of Christian Burial was held on Tuesday, February 21, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. at Annunciation Catholic Church in California. Burial was in Annunciation Catholic Cemetery. Officiating was Fr. Fred Elskamp.

Memorials are suggested to Annunciation Catholic Church or Cemetery, c/o Bowlin-Cantriel Funeral Services, 100 S. Oak, California, MO 65018.

Arrangements were under the direction of Bowlin-Cantriel Funeral Services, California, Mo.


Michael D. Pevehouse, age 44, of Russellville, Mo., passed away Tuesday, February 14, 2012 at his home.

He was born April 12, 1967, in Muskogee, Oklahoma, the son of Clyde and Lois Hudson, both of whom preceded him in death, his adoptive parents William (Bill) and Janell O'neil Pevehouse Wood, who also preceded him in death. Michael was united in marriage on April 10, 2004, in Eureka Springs, Arkansas, to Sheila Hodler who survives of the home.

He owned and operated All Type Water Proofing, in Russellville, Mo. Michael enjoyed taking family trips to Branson, fishing and barbequing, but most of all he enjoyed spending time with family and friends and dogs. He will be sadly missed.

Survivors include: his wife, Sheila, of the home; one son, Brett Hodler, with his wife Michelle, of Clarksburg, Mo.; three daughters, Jessica Pevehouse of Knoxville, Iowa., Crystal Hodler of Russellville, Mo., and Ashlee Hodler, with her fiancé Justin Michels of Russellville, Mo.; two brothers, Jeff Hudson, with his wife Wanda of Fort Gibson, Oklahoma, and Ricky Marlow of Broken Arrow, Oklahoma; one sister; Kayla Hudson of Muskogee, Oklahoma; stepfather; Robert Wood of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma; and three grandchildren, Logan Gipson, Addison Hodler and Hunter Newland. Michael was preceded in death, along with his parents, by one brother, Ronnie Marlow.

Funeral services were held Saturday, February 18, 2012, at 11:00 am at the Weber Funeral Home in Russellville, Mo. The Rev. Ryan Stiffler officiated.

Memorial contributions are suggested to the Heart of Missouri Humane Society, P.O. Box 1031, Jefferson City, MO 65102.

Arrangements were under the direction of Weber Funeral Home in Russellville, Mo.