TROY, MO, August 8, 2022 – Four charitable organizations were each awarded a $5,000 “Sharing Success” grant by Cuivre River Electric Cooperative (CREC) and CoBank. The recipients of the 2022 grants are Anne’s Anchor, New Melle Sports & Recreation (NMSR), The Sparrow’s Nest, and Warren County Literacy.
By Kathy Miller
St. Paul’s Lutheran in New Melle held the second annual St. Paul’s Kidz Carnival on July 16, it was a hot day; fortunately, there was shade, a breeze and a misting station to stay cool. The Kidz Carnival was free; the only request was for donations to St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry.
Kenneth R. Wilson passed away on November 16, 2021, at the age of 88.
He is survived by his two sons, Keith A. Wilson of New Haven, MO, Bryan R. (Stacy) Wilson of Dunedin, FL; sister, Ruth A. Heck of Defiance, MO; brother, Thomas J. (Terry) Wilson of Ozark, MO; four grandchildren, Melissa (Bri) Wilson-Martinelli, Alaina Wilson, Elizabeth Wilson, and Kassi Wilson. He is preceded in death by his parents, David S. and Anna Dorothy Brown Wilson, his wife, Marjorie Ann Wilson, infant son, Kevin Wilson, brothers, Leonard Wilson, Dave Wilson, and Gail Wilson, sisters, Margie Dixon and Dorothy Dilday.
Kenny worked hard for everything he had in life, he also played hard. He enjoyed fishing and hunting and loved his dog Sugar. He had a good sense of humor and will be dearly missed by many family and friends.Graveside Service: Saturday, November 20, 2021, 10:00 a.m. Callison Baugh Journey Cemetery, Benne Road, Defiance, MO 63341.