William “Bill” Dunaway

William “Bill” Dunaway, age 83, of St. Catherine, passed away Monday, April 9, 2018, at the Pioneer Skilled Nursing Center, Marceline.

Funeral services, under the direction of Wright Funeral Home, will be at 11:00 a.m., on Tuesday, April 17, 2018, at Missouri State Veteran’s Cemetery, Jacksonville, MO. Memorial donations may be made to the Disabled American Veterans.

William Edward, son of Carl and Maudie Mae (Harris) Anderson, was born on January 31, 1935, in Missouri. On October 5, 1984, he married KathyWeiss.

William was a Disabled American Marine and Navy veteran, a truck driver for various companies and taught truck driving lessons for many years. He was a member of the Disabled American Veterans and VFW Post 4557.

Survivors include his wife, Kathy of the home; six children, Dennis Gawinski, Steve Gawinski, Jerry Gawinski, Polly Ann Gawinski, Fritz Gawinski, and Rebecca Dunaway; ten grandchildren and thirteen great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Patricia Starkey

Patricia Ellen Starkey, age 78, passed away Saturday April 7, 2018 at Boone hospital in Columbia, Missouri.

Patty, daughter of Earle and Edith (Aarnson) Starkey was born on February 27, 1940 in Devil's Lake North Dakota.

She worked at Walsworth Publishing Company for 17 years. She retired as a Master Printer. Patty loved to play bingo, do any kind of puzzles, coloring, reading, sewing  and loved all animals, especially her pets.

Survivors include her sister Marilynne Olson and husband Dave of Forest Lake Minnesota, six children , Joy Pearl of Lampe , Kim Olsen and Tom Jenkins of Brookfield, Jackie Willis and husband Pride of Lathrop, Clinton Beal and wife Kelly Beal of Cameron, Will Beal and wife Tammy of Brookfield, Wes Beal and wife Katara of Brookfield, 22 grandchildren, 38 great grandchildren and several nephews, nieces and other relatives.

She was preceeded in death by her parents Earle and Edith Starkey, two grandsons Clifton Decklar and Jonathan Pearl, and a son in law J.C. Pearl.

Visitation will be Sunday April 15 at 1:00 p.m.to 2:00 p.m. at Park Baptist Church, Brookfield. A celebration of life will follow immediately after visitation.

The family has requested instead of flowers, monetary contributons be left or mailed to Park Baptist Church, c/o of Patty Starkey, 121 East Park Street, Brookfield Mo. 64628

 Logan Alexander Griffin

Logan Alexander Griffin, age 17, of Brookfield, died Monday, April 9, 2018, at Pershing Memorial Hospital in Brookfield.

Funeral services will be Saturday, April 14, 2018, at 5:00 p.m. at Wright Funeral Home in Brookfield. The family will receive friends Saturday from 3:00 p.m. until the time of service at the funeral home.

Memorials to the Brookfield Band Boosters may be left at or mailed to Wright Funeral Home, P.O. Box 496, Brookfield, MO 64628.