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Obituary Leona Jane (Bishop) Matthews,
Moberly, Missouri, 15 Oct 1997

Moberly Monitor Index & Democrat, Randolph County, Moberly, Missouri, 15 October 1997

	Leona Jane Matthews.  Leona Jane Matthews, 66, of Moberly died this
morning at 1:10 in Moberly Regional Medical Center.
	Born March 16, 1931, at Mexico, she was a manager of several
restaurants in the area.  Mrs. Matthews moved to Moberly three years ago
from Kerington, KS.  Two sons, one daughter, three brothers and three
sisters preceded her in death.
	Surbibing are her husband, Ben, whom she married May 6, 1965, at
Junction City, KS;  three sons:  Richard Vorhees, Grand Rapids, MI;  Steve
and Randy Vorhees both of Moberly;  daughter, Pam Scott, Abeliene, KS;  two
sisters, Mary Bales, St. Peters, and Sue Edler, St Charles;  19
grandchildren;  16 great-grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.
	A memorial service will be held at First Church of God in Moberly at
4 p.m. Saturday with Rev. Ron Bissey officiating.  At her request she was
cremated.  Million-Taylor-Patton Funeral Home, Moberly, is in charge of

Ben and Leona Jane (Bishop) Matthews Family