Agnes C. Breckner
Jan. 31, 1937 Aug. 5, 2017 Agnes C. Breckner, 80, passed away at her home in Las Vegas, Nev., Saturday, Aug. 5, 2017. She was born Jan. 31, 1937, one of 16 children, to Philip and Barbara Reiger in Rugby, N.D.
She married James Breckner on June 29, 1960. They lived in Ventura, Calif., and later relocated to Anderson, Mo., where they raised two daughters. She enjoyed working on their cattle and poultry farm, and spending time with her family.
She is survived by her siblings, Elizabeth, Pius, Edmond, and Clemens; her two daughters, Pamela Shelnutt and husband Timothy and Belinda Breckner; grandchildren, Amber York, Austin Shelnutt and Kandice Crow; and seven great-granddaughters, Ainsley and Agnes York, Finley, Piper and Arwen Shelnutt and Addison and Mia Crow.
Graveside services were held at Peaceful Valley Cemetery in Anderson at 10 a.m. Monday, Aug. 14, 2017, where she was laid to rest.
Ozark Funeral Home of Anderson was in charge of arrangements.
Dec. 26, 1994 Aug. 11, 2017
Jacob (Jake) Dean Reece, 22, went home to heaven suddenly, Friday, Aug. 11, 2017. He was born on Dec. 26, 1994, in Claremore, Okla., to Amos Reece and Kimberly Bohannan-Reece.
He graduated from Jay High School, Class of 2013. During his high school years, he lettered in wrestling, and was a proud team player among his wrestling team. He loved kayaking with his brother and friends. He worked with Wetzel Tank Construction Company of Southwest City, Mo., for about three years. He was a fun-loving guy, and was loved very much by all who knew him. His sense of humor, fearlessness, and beautiful blue eyes will be missed very much.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Kimberly; maternal grandparents, Clyde Bohannan, and Evelyn Stanley.
He is survived by his father, Amos Reece; brother and very best friend, Kaleb Reece; grandparents, Amos and Donna Reece; three uncles, Bob Reece and wife, Bobbie, Joshua Reece and wife, Erin, and Lance Miller and wife, Dawn; aunt, Mandy Poole and husband, Bob; numerous great-uncles, great-aunts, cousins, and friends.
Visitation to greet friends was held 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017, at Lawson’s Funeral Homes & Cremation Services, 311 W. Gray St., Jay, OK 74346.
Celebration of Life funeral service was held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017, at Oak Chapel Church, 370 Rd., Jay, Okla., with the Rev. Darren Robbins officiating. Burial followed in Southwest City Cemetery, Southwest City, Mo.
Arrangements were entrusted and directed by Lawson’s Funeral Homes & Cremation Services of Jay.