Joseph William St. Clair, age 65, a resident of Trenton, Mo., formerly of Chillicothe, Mo., died Friday, Sept. 6, 2013, at Leavenworth VA Medical Center, Leavenworth, Kan.
Joseph was born the son of Elwood and Mary (George) St. Clair on Aug. 30, 1948, in Lee's Summit, Mo. He served in the United States Army during Vietnam. He was united in marriage to Marlissa Johnson in 1994. She preceded him in death in 2004. He worked as a self-employed mechanic for many years. Joseph was a member of the FORR Local #8 for 26 years, the ABATE of Kansas for 20 years, and the Disabled American Veterans.
Survivors include one son, Joseph St. Clair and wife Becky of Ft. Riley, Kan.; two daughters, Candice Turner and husband Jamie of Trenton, Mo., and Holly Stevens and husband Tim of Trenton, Mo.; four grandchildren, Jordan St. Clair, Jason Turner, Emma St. Clair, and Abigail Turner; mother, Mary George Eaton of Chillicothe, Mo.; one brother, David St. Clair of Chillicothe, Mo.; one sister, JoAnn Cope of Noel, Mo.; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by her father; wife Marlissa; and one sister, Rosemary St. Clair.
Funeral services will be held at the Lindley Funeral Home, Chillicothe, Mo., on Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2013, at 1 p.m. A scheduled family visitation will be held at the Lindley Funeral Home, Chillicothe, Mo., on Tuesday, September 10, 2013, one hour prior to the service from 12 p.m. until 1 p.m. Friends may call at the Lindley Funeral Home, Chillicothe, Mo., on Monday, Sept. 9, 2013, noon until 5 p.m. Inurnment will be held at a later date at Leavenworth National Cemetery, Leavenworth, Mo. Memorial contributions may be made to the Disabled American Veterans and may be left at or mailed to Lindley Funeral Home, P.O. Box 47, Chillicothe, MO 64601. Online condolences may be made at www.lindleyfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements are under the direction of Lindley Funeral Home, Chillicothe, Mo.