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INGRAM, Melvin S. (1915 - 2009)
Schowengerdt Funeral Chapel Inc.
Melvin S. Ingram, June 13, 1915 - August 5, 2009. Funeral services for Melvin S. Ingram will be 11 a.m. Saturday, August 8, 2009 at the Schowengerdt Funeral Chapel in Butler, Missouri with Elder Daniel Brown officiating and Elder Michael Brown assisting. Visitation, 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, August 7 at the Schowengerdt Chapel. Burial, Fairview Cemetery, Butler. Contributions, Adrian Restoration Church of Jesus Christ or the Adrian Community Library. Melvin S. Ingram, age 94 of Butler, Missouri died Wednesday, August 5, 2009 at Willow Lane Nursing Center in Butler. He was born June 13, 1915 to John and Delia Deller Ingram in Rich Hill, Missouri. Melvin is survived by a daughter, Patti Bruto and husband George of Adrian, Missouri; three grandsons, Matthew William Moellman and wife Jai Yu of Blue Springs, Missouri, Shaun Bruto and wife Katy of Butler, Missouri and Chad Bruto of Lee's Summit, Missouri; three great-grandchildren, Joshua Moellman and Avery and Mylie Bruto; a son-in-law, Dennis Moellman and wife Claudia of Cole Camp, Missouri; a sister, Maxine Beckham and husband Leroy of Butler, Missouri; other relatives, nephews, nieces and a host of friends. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mildred Lucille Ingram; brother, John Ingram; sister, Mildred Gordon; and daughter, Melva Lou Moellman.

INGRAM, Vesta Belle (1917 - 2006)
Adrian Journal, 8 March 2006
Vesta Belle Ingram 1917-2006 - Vesta Belle Ingram, 88, of Butler, MO died Wednesday, March 1, 2006 at Willow Lane Nursing Center in Butler. Funeral services were Sunday, March 5, 2006 at the Schowengerdt Funeral Chapel in Butler.

ISAACSON, David B. (1953 - 2007)
Nevada Daily Mail
David B. Isaacson, 54, Nevada, entered into rest Monday evening, Oct. 8, 2007, at Nevada Regional Medical Center following a sudden illness. He was born Aug. 12, 1953, in Watertown, S.D., to Marvin Henry Isaacson and Monica Dawn Wensing Isaacson. On Oct. 8, 1983, he married Cynthia Ann Cantrell in Mora, Minn, and she survives of the home. David grew up on a farm in Estelline, S.D. and graduated from Estelline High School in 1971. He was a 1975 graduate of South Dakota State University, Brookings, S.D. David worked for 12 years at Land-O-Lakes Ice Cream Plant in Mora, Minn, as Production Supervisor. He and his wife, Cindie, purchased and operated a Dairy Queen in Cherokee, Iowa, for seven years and later a Sears Store in Mexico, Mo. They purchased and operated the Dairy Queen in Nevada, from 1994-2001 and retired to owning/managing rental properties. Survivors in addition to his wife, Cindie, include one son Scott Isaacson (currently stationed in Iraq) and his wife Teresa, Rich Hill, Mo.; one brother, Marv W. Isaacson and his wife Carolina, Jakarta, Indonesia; one sister, Lori Sangl and her husband Monty, Nevada; his mother, Monica Dawn Isaacson, Nevada, and numerous, nieces, nephews, and cousins. He was preceded in death by his father-in-law and mother-in-law, Betty Jean Cantrell. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m., on Saturday, Oct. 13, at Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada, with the Rev. Greg Ferree officiating. Interment will follow at Moore Cemetery, Nevada. Friends may call now and until the hour of service and the family receives friends 6-8 p.m., on Friday, Oct. 12, at the funeral home.

IZARD, Bill (1930 - 2004)
Published in Kansas City Star, 01 January 2005, submitted by Cheryl Bell
Bill Izard, 74, Butler, MO, died Dec. 30, 2004. Graveside services will be 10 a.m. Tuesday, January 4, 2005, Oak Hill Cemetery, Butler, MO.
Visitation will be 7-8 p.m. Monday, Jan. 3, at Schowengerdt Funeral Chapel (660679-6555), Butler, MO. Contributions to Memories of Mom Team Relay For Life.