Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Mary Elaine Henning, 43, of Wheaton, passed away Thursday, Nov. 22, 2012, in the apartment fire at Wheaton.

She was born Sept. 4, 1969, in Excelsior Springs, the daughter of Gordon and Mary (Mace) Hatfield.

Survivors include: her father, Gordon Hatfield, of Browning; one daughter, Sarah; four brothers, Robbie Tustison, of Clarksville, Chris Tustison, of Waldo, Kansas City, Randall Tustison, of Excelsior Springs, and Steven Medley, of Waldo, Kansas City; five sisters, Melissa Cooper and her husband, Robert, of Exeter, Casey Bender, of Liberty, Rebecca Scott and her husband, Bo, of Milan, Jessica Ruh and her husband, Henry, of Garfield, N.J., and Rita Store, of Excelsior Springs.

Preceding her in death were her mother and her son, Brandon Thurston, who also died in the fire.

She received her education at Carl Junction, graduating with the Class of 1989. She lived much of her life in Excelsior Springs, moving to Wheaton two years ago. She was member of Wheaton Church of Christ.

Memorial services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday in Solid Rock Baptist Church, Wheaton. Pastor Scott Mitchell will conduct the services. Arrangements are under direction of McQueen Funeral Home, Wheaton.

Contributions may be made to the family in care of McQueen Funeral Home or Wheaton Fire Department for 2 in 1 detectors for the apartment building.

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