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Dicus, Bourisaw, Aubuchon, Shaner, Politte

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Date: Wednesday, 16 January 2008, at 10:44 a.m.

JEAN DICUS
BETTY LOU DICUS OF POTOSI, MISSOURI WAS BORN AT LEADWOOD, MISSOURI ON MAY 13, 1938. SHE WAS THE DAUGHTER OF THE LATE RAYMOND EUGENE DAVIS AND LULA MAE (TUCKER) DEGRANT. JEAN DEPARTED THIS LIFE AT HER HOME IN POTOSI, MISSOURI OF JULY 13, 2002 HAVING REACHED THE AGE OF SIXTY-FOUR YEARS AND TWO MONTHS.
JEAN WAS UNITED IN MARRIAGE TO DARRELL "BUD" DOWNS AND TO THIS UNION TWO SONS WERE BORN. JEAN WAS THEN UNITED IN MARRIAGE TO WAYNE E. DICUS AND TO THIS UNION FIVE CHILDREN WERE BORN.
SHE IS SURVIVED BY HER HUSBAND, WAYNE E. DICUS OF POTOSI, MISSOURI, TWO DAUGHTERS, KIMBERLY J. ROSS AND HUSBAND DENVER OF POTOSI, MISSOURI, KRISTA LEIGH SKAGGS AND FIANCE' BRIAN GAYLER OF POTOSI, MISSOURI, FIVE SONS, ROBERT "RUSTY" DOWNS AND WIFE CHERI OF PARK HILLS, MISSOURI, DAVID LYNN DOWNS AND WIFE SHEILA OF FARMINGTON, MISSOURI, DONNIE "JOE" DICUS OF POTOSI, MISSOURI, KEVIN WAYNE DICUS AND WIFE VICKY OF POTOSI, MISSOURI AND LARRY "KENNY" DICUS AND WIFE BONNIE OF MINERAL POINT, MISSOURI, ONE SISTER, BRENDA J. PETTIS AND HUSBAND EDWARD OF FLORIDA, ONE BROTHER, FRANKIE DAVIS AND WIFE TAMMY OF LEADWOOD, MISSOURI, EIGHTEEN GRANDCHILDREN AND FIVE GREAT GRANDCHILDREN, AND MOTHER-IN-LAW, HELEN DICUS OF POTOSI, MISSOURI, VERY SPECIAL FRIEND AND SISTER-IN- LAW, WILMA LOU SKAGGS, HER "SPECIAL FRIENDS" ANDREW SCHRUM OF WEST PLAINS, MISSOURI, GLADINE BENSON OF POTOSI, MISSOURI AND SHANNA LOUGHARY, NOT ONLY HER CARE GIVER BUT A DEAR FRIEND. IN ADDITION TO HER PARENTS SHE WAS PRECEDED IN DEATH BY FIRST HUSBAND DARRELL "BUD" DOWNS AND ONE GRANDCHILD.
JEAN ENJOYED MANY THINGS DURING HER LIFE. SHE LOVED PLAYING CARD GAMES OF ALL TYPES WITH FAMILY AND FRIENDS AND READING A GOOD BOOK FOR PLEASURE AND RELAXATION. SHE LOVED FINDING GOOD BARGAINS AT THE MANY YARD SALES SHE ATTENDED.
VISITATION WAS HELD AT 4:00 PM TO 9:00 PM ON MONDAY, JULY 15, 2002 AND TUESDAY, JULY 16, 2002 FROM 10:00 AM TO 2:00 PM AT THE MOORE FUNERAL HOME IN POTOSI.
FUNERAL SERVICES WERE CONDUCTED 2:00 PM ON TUESDAY, JULY 16, 2002 AT THE MOORE MEMORIAL CHAPEL WITH PASTOR VERNON LONG OFFICIATING. BURIAL WAS IN THE SUNSET HILL CEMETERY UNDER THE DIRECTION OF MOORE FUNERAL HOME, POTOSI.
SERVING AS PALLBEARERS WERE DAVID DOWNS, RUSTY DOWNS, JOE DICUS, KEVIN DICUS, KENNY DICUS AND DERRICK DICUS.

SUZANNE BOURISAW
SUE BOURISAW OF MINERAL POINT, MISSOURI WAS BORN AT INDIANAPOLIS, INDIANA ON JULY 9, 1954. SHE WAS THE DAUGHTER OF WALTER AND DOROTHY (POOLE) MELTON. SUE DEPARTED THIS LIFE AT HER RESIDENCE IN MINERAL POINT, MISSOURI ON JULY 28, 2002 HAVING REACHED THE AGE OF FORTY-EIGHT YEARS AND TWENTY DAYS.
SUE WAS UNITED IN MARRIAGE TO RICKEY BOURISAW ON SEPTEMBER 17, 1978 IN HILLSBORO, MISSOURI.
SHE IS SURVIVED BY HER FATHER, WALTER MELTON OF OKLAHOMA AND MOTHER, DOROTHY MELTON OF BRAINBRIDGE, INDIANA, HER HUSBAND, RICKEY BOURISAW OF MINERAL POINT, MISSOURI, THREE DAUGHTERS, TABITHA BLOUNT AND HUSBAND DENNIS OF MINERAL POINT, MISSOURI, SERINA COUCH OF POTOSI, MISSOURI, BOBBIE CASNER AND HUSBAND CLINT OF MINERAL POINT, MISSOURI, ONE SON, JOHN COOK AND WIFE AMANDA OF FARMINGTON, MISSOURI, TWO SISTERS, THELMA SULLIVAN AND JOYCE REZZER, NINE BROTHERS, RICHARD MELTON, HERSCHEL MELTON, WALTER MELTON, JR., MICHAEL MELTON, JOSEPH MELTON, DONALD MELTON, DAVID MELTON, WAYNE MELTON AND SCOTT MELTON, NINE GRANDCHILDREN AND TWO GREAT GRANDCHILDREN, THREE STEP CHILDREN, LINDA FAY BOYD, TRACY MOSES AND DAVID BOURISAW, AND DEAR FRIEND JANET MARTIN OF POTOSI, MISSOURI. SHE IS PRECEDED IN DEATH BY ONE SISTER, CINDY KAY.
SUE ENJOYED MANY THINGS IN LIFE. SHE WAS AN ACTIVE BINGO PLAYER AND LIKED TO PLAY LOTTERY AND GAMBLE ON THE BOAT. SUE WAS A MEMBER OF THE DESLOGE EAGLES AUXILIARY AND THE WASHINGTON COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL AUXILIARY. SUE WILL BE SADLY MISSED BY ALL WHO KNEW AND LOVED HER.
VISITATION WAS HELD AT 5:00 PM TO 9:00 PM ON TUESDAY, JULY 30, 2002 AND 10:00 AM TO 1:00 PM ON WEDNESDAY, JULY 31, 2002 AT THE MOORE FUNERAL HOME IN POTOSI.
FUNERAL SERVICES WERE CONDUCTED AT 1:00 PM ON WEDNESDAY, JULY 31, 2002 AT THE MOORE MEMORIAL CHAPEL WITH REVEREND JEFF RICHARDS OFFICIATING. BURIAL WAS IN THE NEW DIGGINS CEMETERY UNDER THE DIRECTION OF MOORE FUNERAL HOME POTOSI.
SERVING AS PALLBEARERS WERE DENNIS BLOUNT, TEDDY WETHINGTON, SCOTT MELTON, MIKE COURTWAY, FLOYD PARSONS AND CLINT CASNER.

CHESTER FELIX AUBUCHON
CHESTER "CHECK" AUBUCHON OF CADET, MISSOURI WAS BORN AT BONNE TERRE, MISSOURI ON DECEMBER 22, 1929. HE WAS THE SON OF THE LATE FIRMAN AND STELLA (MORRIS) AUBUCHON. CHECK DEPARTED THIS LIFE AT THE MINERAL AREA REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER IN FARMINGTON, MISSOURI ON AUGUST 1, 2002 HAVING REACHED THE AGE OF SEVENTY-TWO YEARS, EIGHT MONTHS AND TEN DAYS.
CHESTER WAS UNITED IN MARRIAGE TO MARTHA COLEMAN ON FEBRUARY 14, 1953 IN OLD MINES, MISSOURI AND TO THIS UNION FOUR CHILDREN WERE BORN.
HE IS SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE MARTHA AUBUCHON OF CADET, MISSOURI, ONE DAUGHTER, THERESA NIX AND HUSBAND SHANNON OF PONTIAC, MICHIGAN, THREE SONS, ALAN AUBUCHON AND WIFE NAN OF CADET, MISSOURI, DAVID AUBUCHON AND WIFE CANDIE OF PADUCAH, KENTUCKY AND EDWARD AUBUCHON AND WIFE LISA OF CADET, MISSOURI, TWO BROTHERS, BRYANT AUBUCHON AND WIFE PAT OF BONNE TERRE, MISSOURI AND PETE AUBUCHON AND WIFE CATHERINE OF BONNE TERRE, MISSOURI, SIXTEEN GRANDCHILDREN, SEVEN GREAT GRANDCHILDREN, TWO SISTERS-IN-LAW, RUTH AUBUCHON OF BONNE TERRE, MISSOURI AND ALICE AUBUCHON OF DITTMER, MISSOURI, SON-IN-LAW, SCOTT CRAIG OF DESLOGE, MISSOURI AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW, STACEY AUBUCHON OF MINERAL POINT, MISSOURI. IN ADDITION TO HIS PARENTS HE WAS ALSO PRECEDED IN DEATH BY FIVE SISTERS, IRENE ARCHAMBO, MARY HAMMACK, ANNIE KEEN, MARGARET AUBUCHON AND EULA AUBUCHON, FOUR BROTHERS, JESSIE, CLETUS, FRED AND WENDELL AUBUCHON.
CHECK ENJOYED MANY THINGS IN LIFE. HE LOVE TO WATCH BASEBALL ON T.V. AND HIS FAVORITE TEAMS TO WATCH WERE THE CARDINALS AND THE CUBS. CHECK ENJOYED HUNTING ALL TYPES OF ANIMALS AND LOVED TO VISIT WITH HIS GRANDCHILDREN AND GREAT GRANDCHILDREN.
VISITATION FOR CHECK WAS HELD SUNDAY, AUGUST 4, 2002 FROM 5:00 P.M. TO 9:00 P.M. AND MONDAY, AUGUST 5, 2002 FROM 8:30 A.M. TO 10:00 A.M. AT THE MOORE FUNERAL HOME, POTOSI, MISSOURI. A FUNERAL MASS WAS CELEBRATED MONDAY, AUGUST 5, 2002 AT 11:00 A.M. AT THE ST. JOSEPH CATHOLIC CHURCH, BONNE TERRE, MISSOURI WITH FATHER JOHN SCHNEIDER CELEBRATING. MUSIC FOR THE MASS WAS PROVIDED BY MARK FARRELL. BURIAL WAS IN THE ST. JOSEPH CATHOLIC CHURCH CEMETERY WITH SHAWN CRAIG, BRADLEY CRAIG, CODY AUBUCHON, DAVID AUBUCHON, VERNON BOURBON AND JASON MESEY SERVING AS PALL BEARERS. ARRANGEMENTS WERE UNDER THE DIRECTION OF THE MOORE FUNERAL HOME, POTOSI, MISSOURI.

ANNETTA FAE SHANER
ANNETTA FAE SHANER OF POTOSI, MISSOURI WAS BORN AT POTOSI, MISSOURI ON FEBRUARY 25, 1933. SHE WAS THE DAUGHTER OF THE LATE CURTIS AND MARIE (DUNLAP) BENSON. ANNETTA DEPARTED THIS LIFE AT GEORGIAN GARDENS NURSING HOME IN POTOSI, MISSOURI ON AUGUST 2, 2002 HAVING REACHED THE AGE OF SIXTY- NINE YEARS, FIVE MONTHS AND FIVE DAYS.
ANNETTA WAS UNITED IN MARRIAGE TO ROBERT SHANER ON FEBRUARY 18, 1951 IN POTOSI, MISSOURI AND TO THIS UNION TWO CHILDREN WERE BORN. SHE IS SURVIVED BY HER HUSBAND, ROBERT SHANER OF POTOSI, MISSOURI, ONE SON, ROGER SHANER AND WIFE CAROLYN "PIE" OF POTOSI, MISSOURI, TWO SISTERS, LORETTA BENSON OF ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI AND BEULAH GRAHAM, ONE GRANDSON, BRYAN SHANER AND WIFE KRISTINA OF VENICE, ITALY AND ONE STEP GRAND DAUGHTER, CRISTINA CHAMBERLAIN OF POTOSI, MISSOURI, MOTHER- IN-LAW, GLADYS BARROWS OF POTOSI, MISSOURI, SISTER-IN-LAW, GLADINE BENSON OF POTOSI, MISSOURI AND SEVERAL NIECES, NEPHEWS AND OTHER RELATIVES AND MANY FRIENDS. IN ADDITION TO HER PARENTS SHE WAS ALSO PRECEDED IN DEATH BY ONE SON, STEVEN MITCHELL SHANER AND ONE BROTHER, CURTIS "SONNY" BENSON.
ANN AS SHE WAS KNOWN BY MANY HAD A SMILE TO SHARE WITH ALL SHE MET. SHE ENJOYED PLAYING BINGO AND SUPPORTED THE POTOSI ELKS LODGE IN ALL OF ITS ACTIVITIES. PRIOR TO HER RETIREMENT, ANN WAS THE MANAGER OF EMPIRE GAS, A BOOK KEEPER FOR NORTHSIDE MOTORS INTERNATIONAL DEALERSHIP IN POTOSI AND BONNE TERRE AND WORKED FOR THE BONNE TERRE WESTERN AUTO. SHE ENJOYED SPENDING TIME AT THE HAPPY DAYS SENIOR CITIZENS CLUB AND PARTICIPATING IN THE MANY ACTIVITIES. SHE WAS A LONG TIME MEMBER OF THE BISMARCK V.F.W. #6949 AUXILIARY.
VISITATION WAS HELD 5:00 PM TO 9:00 PM SATURDAY, AUGUST 3, 2002 AND 9:00 AM TO 1:00 PM SUNDAY, AUGUST 4, 2002 AT THE MOORE FUNERAL HOME POTOSI.
FUNERAL SERVICES WERE CONDUCTED AT 1:00 PM ON SUNDAY, AUGUST 4, 2002 AT THE MOORE MEMORIAL CHAPEL WITH REVEREND BOB BULLOCK OFFICIATING. BURIAL WAS IN THE SUNSET HILL CEMETERY UNDER THE DIRECTION OF MOORE FUNERAL HOME, POTOSI.
SERVING AS PALLBEARERS WERE JERRY WEST, JIM BENSON, MIKE DOTSON, JERRY BUSH, STEVE THURMOND AND JEFF GRAVES.

WILLARD FRANCIS POLITTE
WILLARD FRANCIS POLITTE OF BONNE TERRE, MISSOURI FORMERLY OF OLD MINES, MISSOURI WAS BORN AT TIFF, MISSOURI ON AUGUST 30, 1916. HE WAS THE SON OF THE LATE JOSEPH AND MARY EDGES (BOYER) POLITTE. WILLARD DEPARTED THIS LIFE AT THE DES PERES HOSPITAL IN ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI ON AUGUST 9, 2002 HAVING REACHED THE AGE OF EIGHTY-FIVE YEARS, ELEVEN MONTHS AND TEN DAYS.
WILLARD WAS UNITED IN MARRIAGE TO RACHEL POLITTE ON DECEMBER 31, 1941 IN OLD MINES, MISSOURI AND TO THIS UNION FOUR CHILDREN WERE BORN.
HE IS SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE, RACHEL POLITTE OF BONNE TERRE, MISSOURI, ONE DAUGHTER, JO ANN CREEGAN AND HUSBAND MICHAEL OF DUNEDIN, FLORIDA, ONE SON, RICHARD POLITTE AND WIFE PATRICIA OF ST. CHARLES, MISSOURI, ONE BROTHER, MARION POLITTE AND WIFE HELEN OF DESOTO, MISSOURI, TWO SISTERS, GERALDINE MERCILLE OF OLD MINES, MISSOURI AND JEANIE SMITH AND HUSBAND CALVIN OF DESOTO, MISSOURI, FIVE GRANDCHILDREN AND THIRTEEN GREAT GRANDCHILDREN. IN ADDITION TO HIS PARENTS WILLARD WAS PRECEDED IN DEATH BY TWO SONS, FRANCIS POLITTE AND PETER POLITTE, FOUR BROTHERS, JOSEPH H. "HOMER" POLITTE, ZENO POLITTE, CHARLES POLITTE AND LARRY POLITTE, TWO SISTERS, BURNETTA BOYER AND ELDERN DAUGHTERY.
WILLARD ENJOYED MANY THINGS IN LIFE. HE ENJOYED PLAYING BINGO AND LOVED WATCHING THE HORSE AND DOG RACES. HE LOVED VISITING WITH HIS FAMILY AND MANY FRIENDS AND WILL BE SADLY MISSED BY ALL WHO KNEW HIM.
VISITATION WAS HELD SUNDAY, AUGUST 11, 2002 FROM 5:00 P.M. TO 9:00 P.M. AND MONDAY, AUGUST 12, 2002 FROM 8:30 A.M. TO 9:30 A.M. AT THE MOORE FUNERAL HOME, POTOSI, MISSOURI. PRAYERS WERE HELD SUNDAY, AUGUST 11, 2002 AT 5:00 P.M. LED BY DEACON ED BOYER.
A FUNERAL MASS WAS CELEBRATED MONDAY, AUGUST 12, 2002 AT 10:00 A.M. AT THE ST. JOACHIM CATHOLIC CHURCH WITH FATHER JOHN SCHNEIDER CELEBRATING. MUSIC WAS PROVIDED BY THE ST. JOACHIM CHURCH CHOIR. intermenty WAS IN THE ST. JOACHIM CATHOLIC CHURCH Cemetery, OLD MINES MISSOURI. FUNERAL SERVICES WERE UNDER THE DIRECTION OF THE MOORE FUNERAL HOMES, POTOSI, MISSOURI.
SERVING AS HONORARY PALLBEARERS WERE MIKE MERCILLE AND JIM POLITTE. SERVING AS PALLBEARERS WERE DONNIE MERCILLE, JACK POLITTE, GLEN POLITTE, GARY POLITTE, JEFF POLITTE AND TERRY MERCILLE.

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