Anna Casady, 81, a resident of Chillicothe, Mo., died Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2013, at Life Path Hospice, Tampa, Fla.

Anna was born the daughter of Dewey and Susie Picy (Ditmars) Roberts on April 21, 1931, in Braymer, Mo. She married Herman Casady on Jan. 21, 1955, in Carrollton, Mo. He survives of the home.

She was a 1949 graduate of Braymer High School, Braymer, Mo. After graduating high school Anna attended Missouri Methodist School of Nursing. After graduation from there she came to Hedrick Medical Center where she worked many years. Anna was a member of the First Christian Church. She had many friends in the nursing profession as well as in the public.

Survivors include husband, Herman Casady; two sons, David Casady, and wife Adrianna, Overland Park, Kan., and Dan Casady, and wife Lise, Tampa, Fla.; one daughter, Cheryl Casady, St. Joseph, Mo.; one sister Roberta Hill, and husband Bill, Liberty, Mo.; five grandchildren, Nicholas, Natalie, Sara, Brad, Elle; 11 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; two sisters, Mary Lou Sackman and Shirley Morgan; and two nephews.

Funeral services will be held at the Lindley Funeral Home, Chillicothe, Mo., on Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2013, at 1 p.m. A scheduled visitation will be held at the Lindley Funeral Home, Chillicothe, Mo., on Wednesday from 12 until 1 p.m. Friends may call at the Lindley Funeral Home, Chillicothe, Mo., on Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013, from 12 until 9 p.m. Burial will be held at Evergreen Cemetery, Braymer, Mo.

Memorial contributions may be made to the First Christian Church and may be left at or mailed to Lindley Funeral Home, P.O. Box 47, Chillicothe, MO 64601. Online condolences may be made at

Arrangements are under the direction of Lindley Funeral Home, Chillicothe, Mo.