Obituaries

Obituaries

Raymond M. Crosby 1925 - 2007 Tonganoxie

Tonganoxie - Graveside services for Raymond M. Crosby, 81, Tonganoxie, will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Lanagan Cemetery in Lanagan, Mo.Mr. Crosby died Wednesday, May 2, 2007, at Tonganoxie Nursing Center.He was born Dec. 25, 1925, in Anderson, Mo., the son of James Nelson and Dessa M. Epperson Crosby. Mr. Crosby served in the U.S. Army during World War II. He owned and operated Crosby Excavation and Construction Co. in Tonganoxie for 40 years.Survivors include two daughters, Linda Copp, Lawrence, and Peggy Henderson, Grove, Okla.; two brothers, Carol, Joplin, Mo., and Phil, Lawton, Okla.; three sisters, Rosalee Clark, Neosho, Mo., Nova Hall, Wichita Falls, Texas, and Barbara Shearhart, Kansas City, Mo.; three grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday at Quisenberry Funeral Home in Tonganoxie. Online condolences may be sent at <a href="http://www.quisenberryfh.com">www.quisenberryfh.com</a>.