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Imo Laura (Black) Ridenhour

April 30, 1921 ~ December 6, 2017 (age 96)

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SERVICES

Visitation
Monday
December 11, 2017

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Sassmann's Chapel Belle
207 Linn Avenue
Belle, MO 65013

Funeral Service
Monday
December 11, 2017

12:00 PM
Sassmann's Chapel Belle
207 Linn Avenue
Belle, MO 65013

Interment
Monday
December 11, 2017

12:45 PM
Liberty Cemetery
35010 Maries Road 413
Belle, MO 65013


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Imo Laura Ridenhour, age 96, of Eureka, formerly of Belle, passed away Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at the Marymount Nursing Center in Eureka.

Imo was born April 30, 1921, in Ellington, Mo, a daughter to the late Elmer and Elle (Chitwood) Black.

On February 3, 1940, Imo was united in marriage to Wilber N. Ridenhour in Union, Mo. He preceded her in death on January 21, 1992.   

Imo was a member of the Baptist Church.  She enjoyed cooking, sewing, being an excellent seamstress, gardening, canning, traveling, going to listen to bluegrass music and square dancing. Most of all she enjoyed spending time with her family.

Imo is survived by: one son, Forrest Ridenhour and his wife Caroline of Eureka; two grandsons, Randy Ridenhour and his wife Angie of Wildwood and Darren Ridenhour and his wife Christy of Kirkwood; three great grandchildren, Nick, Erica and Luke; along with many nieces and nephews.   

In addition to her parents and husband of fifty one years, Imo is preceded in death by one sister and 6 brothers.     

Visitation for Imo will be held from 11:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. on Monday, December 11, 2017 at Sassmann’s Chapel in Belle. Funeral services will follow at 12:00 p.m.  Interment will be in the Liberty Cemetery near Belle.

Expressions of sympathy may be made to the American Cancer Society. 

Arrangements are under the direction of Sassmann’s Chapel, Belle, MO. (859-3712)  www.sassmannschapel.com


Charitable donations may be made to:

American Cancer Society
P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City OK 73123
Tel: 1-800-227-2345
Web: http://www.cancer.org/


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