Arrangements are pending for William James Myrick, 79, of Sedalia. Inurnment will be held at a later date at the Fort Leavenworth National Cemetery. Arrangements are in the care of Heckart Funeral Home.

Funeral service for William (Bill) H. Ficken, 89, of Sedalia, will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 9 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church. Burial will be at Crown Hill with full military honors conducted by Sedalia VFW Post #2591 and Whiteman Air Force Base Honor Guard.

Funeral services for Brigadier General Ronald Alvin Hoppes, USANG Retired, 81, of Sedalia, will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 9 at Heckart Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 8 at Heckart Funeral Home. Burial will be in Highland Sacred Gardens, with full military honors by the United States Army National Guard.

Cremation arrangements are in care of Heckart Funeral Home for Doris Noreen Porrett, 87, of Edwards.

A celebration of life for Arden Marie Goss, 63, of rural Smithton, will be held at 6 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 9 at Heckart Funeral Home. The family will receive friends following the service at the Heckart Family Center where a meal will be served. Burial will take place in Crown Hill Cemetery.

Funeral services for Marion Edward Schmidt, 102, of Sedalia, will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 8 at New Hope Baptist Church. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church. Burial will be at Crown Hill, with full military honors being conducted by Sedalia VFW Post #2591 and the Missouri Army National Guard.

No services are scheduled for Lucille Cochran, 94, of Versailles. A private family inurnment will be held at a later date at the Dresden Cemetery. Arrangements are in the care of Heckart Funeral Home.

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