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PRESS-NEWS JOURNAL, CANTON, MO. [ Deaths I BARBARA COATES "- M.. Barbara Coates, 73 f Canton, Mo., died Fri- day, May 1, 2009 at her [aome in Canton. aVdThe daughter of Leo Eileen Nooning Mc- Beahon she was born on ptember 5, 1935 in rashear, Mo. She was a graduate of McCooey Catholic High School in Hannibal, Mo. ha 1953. She was a mem- ber of St. Joseph's Catholic (hurch in Canton. Prior to her retirement this year, Barbara had been an em- yee of Canton City Hall r 27 years. She served as ourt Clerk-City Assessor. e enjoyed her work ad- ministering to the people of Canton, Mo. - In 1954, she married her only love James Rich- ard "JR" Coates and from that union she is survived by Teresa McGann of St. Charles, Mo., Diane Sut- tees of Imperial, Mo., Jim oates of Ballwin, Mo., and Major Linda Coates, DDS of Sumter, S. C. She lved spending time with her children and grandchil- en; Todd McGann, No- hn Coates, Glen McGann, ared Coates, and her step- grandchild Jason Suttles. he had two siblings Rita hamberlain and Richard cMahon. RANDALL WEISS He loved the violin and ; Dr. Randall Harry was interested in aviation .Weiss, 55, Canton, Mo., and the sport of tennis. He died April 29, 2009, at his was a loving and proud fa- home in Canton, Mo. ther. .c. Born April 14, 1955, Surviving are his chil- Ln Milwaukee, Wis., a son dren, James William An- qf John Weiss and Sylvia drews-Weiss, and Sarah .XCniteWeiss. Andrews-Weiss, both of He attended high school Nevada, Mo. n Chicago, Ill. He later at- Also surviving are his t-nded college in the Chi- mother, Sylvia Weiss, Ne- eh o area an " vada, Mo, one brother, g d obtained his . . PhD from the University of Lance Weiss, Chicago, ahicaoo Circle II1., former wife, Rusalyn :-  , .. . . Andrews, Nevada, Mo, He made his hvm as a at '/tfietf sctiOols includ- ews, relatives and a host of ig Troy State University, friends. Blackburn University, I1- A memorial service For The Record eral aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins. She was preceded in He was preceded in death by her parents and a baby daughter, Anna. death by his maternal and A Mass of Christian paternal grandparents. Visitation will be held Burial was held Wednes- after 1 p.m. Wednesday day May 6, 2009 at 10 with family meeting with a.m. at St. Joseph's Catho- friends from 5 - 8 p.m. at lic Church in Canton, Mo. the funeral home. with Father Richard Frank Funeral services will officiating and burial in be held 1 p.m., Thursday at Holy Family Cemetery in the Vigen Memorial Home Hannibal, Mo. in Kahoka, Mo., with Pas- Visitation was held tor Mark Lowman and Le- Tuesday evening at Arnolds roy Robb officiating. Funeral Home in Canton Memorials may be with a prayer service, made to the family. Pallbearers were Todd On-line condolences Suttles, Jason Suttles, Todd may be sent to the family at McGann, Mike McGann, Corey Bringer, William www.vigenmemorialhome. Hudnall. com. Honorary Pallbearer were Kim Kixmiller. Memorials may be made to St. Joseph's Cath- olic Church or to the Hu- mane Society of Missouri. Online condolences may be left at www.ar- noldsfuneralhome.com. RODNEY DORAN Rodney W. Doran, 35, of Kahoka, Mo., died May 1, 2009, at the Blessing Hospital in Quincy, Ill. He was born June 7, 1973, in Quincy, II1., the son of Robert W. and Nina Kitson Doran. Mr. Doran graduated from Canton R-V High School with the Class of 1992. He was employed at ADM in Quincy, Ill. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, riding four wheel- ers, looking for mush- rooms and Indian artifacts. Mostly he enjoyed having a good time and being with his friends and family espe- cially with his four legged friends. He is survived by his parents, Robert "Bobby" Doran of Williamstown, Mo., and Nina Doran of Canton, Mo., his fiancr, Lana Kirchner and her daughter Alyx Kirchner of Kahoka, Mo.. his sister, Lisa Dewitt and her hus- band Charles of Canton, Mo., his brother, Robbie Doran of Canton, Mo., sev- RANDY KENT JONES Randy Kent Jones, age 52 of Quincy, II1., died Tuesday, April 28, 2009 in Blessing Hospital. He was born June 15, 1956 in Quincy the son of Orville Leo and Josephine Porter Jones. He worked in the con- struction business. He was very friendly and liked ev- erybody. His favorite ac- tivities were; golfing, water skiing, boating on the Mis- sissippi, .playing baseball and deer hunting. Survivors include: his mother, Josephine Jones of Quincy, Ill.; a daughter, Abbey J. Jones of May- wood, Mo.; a son, Weston Jones of Quincy, Ill.; his former wife Sandra Jones of Quincy, Ill.; 4 brothers, Donnie Jones of Quincy, Michael Jones of St. Louis, Mo., Greg Jones and his wife Jan of Quincy and Rick Jones of Shiloh, Ii1.: a sister, Zenda Jones of and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father, and a 'brother Dennis K. Jones killed in action in Viet Nam in 1968. Visitation was Fri- day, May 1 from 4-7 p.m. in Hansen-Spear Funeral Home. There will be a pri- vate graveside service at a later date. Memorials may be made to Disabled Ameri- can Veterans. Online condolences may be made at www.han- THURSDAY, MAY 7, 2009 - PAGE 12 I Births I Shawn and Shelly Con- ner, Springfield, Ill., are the parents of a daughter born April 27, 2009, in Spring- field, Ill. She weighed sev- en pounds, ten ounces and has been named Mia Adel. Grandparents are Janice Lewis, Rochester, Ill, for- merly of Canton, Mo., and the late John W. Lewis, and Bill and Linda Con- ner, Whittington, Ill. great- grandmother is Ruth Con- ner, Whittington, Ill. She joins siblings Abbey and Grace. Ryan and Kara Ruff- corn of Canton, Mo., are the parents of a daughter born April 11, 2009, at Hannibal Regional Hospital, Hanni- bal, Mo. She weighed eight pounds and has been named Isabelle Ryan. Grandpar- ents are Cindy Ruffcom, Cedar Rapids, Iowa; Jerry Ruffcorn, Cedar Rapids; Jerry Calvert, Carthage, Ill.; and Keith McMillen, Carthage. Great-grandpar- ents are Jay and Loa Vest, Keokuk, Iowa and Marie Clark, Carthage, Ill. She joins a sister. Allie. PUBLIC NOTICE Notice of Initiation of the Section 106 Process-Pub- lic Participation in accordance with the FCC's Na- tionwide Programmatic Agreement. U.S. Cellular proposes to construct a guyed telecommunications tower with an approximate height of 250 ft. at an ad- dress TBD, near the junction of State Route Z and County Road 373, Canton, (site is in Clark County), MO. Parties interested in details regarding the tower or in providing comment on the proposed undertak- ing relative to potential effects on historic properties should contact GSS, Inc., 3311 109th Street, Urban- dale, IA 50322 (515) 331-2103 (T09923). NOTICE OF FILING OF A SPECIAL ELECTION FOR CITY OF LAGRANGE, MISSOURI The City Council of the City of LaGrange, Mis- souri has hereby called in and for the Special Elec- tion for the City of LaGrange, Missouri to be held on Tuesday, the 2rid day of June 2009. That the Vacancies in offices to be filled at the election are as follows: A. Council member for North Ward of the City of LaGrange, for a one-year term. B. Council member for South Ward of the City of LaGrange, for a one-year term. Candidates for City position shall be at least 21 years of age, a citizen of the United States, and an inhabitarit'afid  feidrnf'of the Cit), foiibne year iiet preceding his or her elections and a resident of the ward from which he or she is elected. linois Weslyan, Bronaugh was held May 3, 2009, at High School, Ft. Scott Ju- Ferry Funeral Home, Ne- Quincy; and many nieces senspear.com nior College and Cottey Hannahofficiating.Vada Mo., with Rev. Mike I Visit" " our webs,te" l e00ss.Newsla College. His most recent Condolences may-be ] Www.Dres$- ] I JOURNAL I tenure has been at Culver- sent to www.ferryfuneral- [ newsiournal I I "1 "'U" '*"'": l Mo. R O. Box 227 I IB I 1 I I I 1 1 1 1 1 I Il Cantori, Mo. 63435 I I Therapy Open House I __ __ _ I on Thursday, May l4 I R---O00AD W-ORK The Missouri State Highway Patrol, Troop B, reports the following ar- rests. Marta A Merrell, 45, Kingsmill, Ohio, , was ar- rested on May 3 in Lewis County on charges of pos- session under 35 grams of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. + /HIY////I//I///I///////////////I/////////////////////////////////// Extra copies of the t Press-News Journal are available i  I 2:00-4:00pm at [ Sealed bids. addressed to I LaBelle Manor Care Center I I Door Prizes and Refreshments I I Come meet the therapists and see what services I we have to offer our residents and outpatients. I Our therapy department receives their therapy I I orders from our local doctors. If you are in need I I of Physical, Occupational or Speech Therapy, I we can help. Helping people learn to help them- I selves. Your needs may be met by us and paid I I for through Medicare. I Come to our open house to receive more I information or give us a call 660-213-3234. | I. l l l I I l l I l lnWll 9-20-1 NOTICE OF THE ELECTION OF TRUSTEES FOR THE BUCK & DOE RUN CREEK WATERSHED DISTRICT LOCATED WITHIN LEWIS & CLARK COUNTY (S), MISSOURI To all landowners of any lands lying wholly or partly within the Buck & Doe Run Creek Watershed District, within Lewis & Clark County (s), Missouri. Notice is hereby given that on the 12th day of May, 2009, between the hours of 12:00 noon and 6:00 p.m., an election will be held to elect the required number of mastees for the aforesaid Watershed District. This election is held pursuant to the provision of the Missouri Soil and Water Conservation Districts Law, in accordance with Section 278.160 to 178.300 RSMo 1978. Any landowner* or landowner's representative with notarized power-of-attorney not more than one year old is eligible to vote. Eligible voters shall cast their election votes at the polling place listed below. All voters so designated by power-of-attorney must present their power-of-attorney form to the polling judges at the time of voting. *A landowner is any person, firm or corporation who holds title to any lands lying within the watershed district. NAME OF POLLING PLACE Neil's Auto Sales & Service LOCATION OF POLLING PLACE Hwy 61 North Canton, Missouri The first date for candidate filing to be placed on the ballot at said General Municipal Election, shall be the 7th day of May, 2009 at LaGrange City Hall during the business hours (8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.) located at 118 South Main, LaGrange, Missouri. The final date for candidate filing shall be 29th of May 2009. 1 st Pub. April 30, 2009_ _ .3t NO-00'EICE CONTRACTORS STATE OF MISSOURI, acting by and through THE MISSOURI HIGHWAYS AND TRANSPORTATION COMMISSION Jefferson City, Missouri An endorsed "bid" for constructing or improving Various Routes, Job J3M0047, Audrain, Clark, Knox, Lewis, Lincoln, Marion, Monroe, Montgomery, Pike, Rails, Scottland, Shelby and Warren Counties, will be received by the commission until 11:00 o'clock a.m. (prevailing local time) on May 22, 2009, at the office of the Secretary to the Commission in the Missouri Department of Transportation Central Office Building at Jefferson City, and at that time will be publicly opened. The proposed work includes: On-call guardcable repair various locations through- out District 3. Special Needs: If you have special needs addressed by the Americans with Dis- abilities Act, please notify Pamela Harlan, Secretary to the Commission, at (573) 751-2824 or through Missouri Relay System, TDD 1-800-735-2966, at least five (5) working days prior to the bid opening you plan to attend. The wage rates applicable to this project have been predetermined as required by law and are set forth in the appendices. When federal wage rates are applicable and included, this contract is subject to the "Work Hours Act of 1962," (P.L. 87-581, 76 State. 357) and implementing regulations. By virtue of statutory authority, preference shall be given on other than Federal Aid Projects, to materials, products, supplies, provisions, and other articles, produced, manufactured, made or grown within the state of Missouri, where same are of a suit- able character and can be obtained at reasonable market prices in the state and are of a quality suited to the purpose intended and can be secured without additional cost over foreign products or products of other states. The commission hereby notifies all bidders that it will affirmatively insure that in any contract entered into pursuant to this advertisement, minority business enter- prises will be afforded full opportunity to submit bids in response to this invitation and will not be discriminated against on the grounds of race, color, religion, creed, sex, age, ancestry, or national origin in consideration for an award. Plans and specifications may be inspected in the Offices of the Commission at Jef- ferson City, or the district engineer at Hannibal, Missouri. Plans may also be viewed on the Internet at http://modot.indoxservices.corn/. Complete instructions to bid- ders and bidding documents may be obtained at the Jefferson City office. BUCK & DOE RUN CREEK WATERSHED DISTRICT OF LEWIS & CLARK COUNTY (S) Bids must be on forms provided. The right is reserved to reject any or all bids. THEMISSOURI HIGHWAYS AND TRANSPORTATION COMMISSION nw18-19 Daryl Boulware, Trustee Chairman Chief Engineer