Thursday, October 12, 2006

LaVonna Faye Richter, 53, of Springfield, died Sept. 21, 2006, in St. John's Hospital, Springfield.

She was born July 6, 1953, in Enid, Okla., the daughter of Bill and Faye (Clower) Stewart. They preceded her in death.

She was a graduate of Cassville High School in 1972. She was a homemaker and had lived in various places before moving to Springfield eight years ago.

She was a member of the Baptist Church.

Survivors include: her husband, Gary Richter, of Springfield; three daughters, Deann Carr, of Ash Grove, Joanna and James Luney, of Springfield, India and Keith Butler, of Cassville; six grandchildren; and three sisters, Tanya Lanners, of Texas, DeAnn Witzke and Tracey Presley, both of Kansas.

Memorial graveside services were held Oct. 1 at the Berryhill Cemetery, Washburn with Glenn Erwin officiating.

Arrangements were under the direction of Wilson-Brim, Daniel Funeral Home of Ash Grove.