Powers, John (Jack) Ransford 90, a longtime St. Louis resident and decorated WW II and Korean War veteran who served in both the U.S. Army and U.S. Marines, died peacefully, Friday, Feb. 20, 2015, in Scottsdale, AZ, where he had lived for the past 10 years. Born in Chicago, July 14, 1924, Jack had a love of aviation from the time he was a little boy, and had a 30year career at McDonnell-Douglas. He was predeceased by his wife, Marijane. He is survived by his daughters Barbara Berry of Kirkwood and Mary Viginia Powell of Pasadena, CA; brother, Rance (Wilma) Powers of Chicago, grandsons Patrick Berry and Brian Grass and great-grandchildren, Jack and Francie Berry. Jack was predeceased by his sister, Mary Jean Farley, and brothers Donald Powers and Thomas Powers. Loving uncle and friend to many and a proud American. Services: Visitation at Kriegshauser West, 9450 Olive Blvd., on Friday. Feb. 27. From, 9:30 am until time of service at 11:30 am. Interment Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery. Memorials to the Wounded Warrior Project appreciated to PO Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675.
Flynn, Clayton Burris Jr., passed away, Saturday, February 7, 2015 at the age of 82.
Our teammate, buddy, friend "Clay" will be missed by all. Our thoughts and prayers go out to Helen and all the family. Funeral & services information below from Schrader.com
Flynn, Clayton Burris Jr. passed away, Saturday, February 7, 2015.
Beloved husband for 63 years of Helen Flynn (nee Faulconer); loving father of Darrell and Jeffrey Flynn and Rhonda (David) Meczkowski; cherished grandfather of Chelsea and Morgan
Meczkowski and Megan Flynn. Brother of Robert and Reynolds Flynn. Loving Uncle, Cousin and friend of many.
Clayton had 82 years to touch the lives of those who knew him. He was born in Nicholas County, KY on March 6, 1932. Clayton graduated from the University of Kentucky with a bachelors
degree in Mechanical Engineering. After graduating from the University of Kentucky Clayton served in the U.S. Army as a 1st Lieutenant. After returning Clayton attended the Florida
Institute of Technology with a Masters degree in System Management. He was employed by McDonnell Aircraft Corporation after retiring with 35 years of faithful service. During his time at
MCDonnell Douglas he worked on the following programs: Apollo, Gemini, Mercury and Skylab, Tomahawk Missile System. Clayton was a charter member of Chesterfield Community Church since 1973
serving in different capacities. He loved his church and church family.
Services: Funeral service at Chesterfield Community Church, 14647 Ladue Road, Chesterfield, Friday, 10:30 a.m. Interment Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery. If desired, contributions may be made to American Diabetes Association. Visitation at the SCHRADER Funeral Home and Crematory, 14960 Manchester Road at Holloway, Ballwin, Thursday 4-8 p.m. Friends may sign the family's on-line guest book at Schrader.com.
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