Otto Henry Moreland

Otto Henry Moreland

Clay County, Missouri, USA
Death 30 Apr 2000 (aged 86)
Burial Kansas City, Clay County, Missouri, USA
Memorial ID 66691978 · View Source
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OBITUARY: Gallitin North Missourian, Daviess Co. MO, published online 3 May: obituary Otto Henry "H'' Moreland 86, died Sunday, April 30, 2000, at his home.

Funeral services for Otto Henry "H" Moreland, 86, Smithville, brother of Phil Moreland, Gallatin, Mo. were held Wednesday, May 3, 2000, at the First Baptist Church, Smithville.

Otto Henry "H'' Moreland, died Sunday, April 30, 2000, at his home. Arrangements were by Hixson-Klein Funeral Home, Smithville. Burial was in Mount Moriah Terrace Park Cemetery, Kansas City. MO. Memorials may be made to the Salvation Army, 3637 Broadway, Kansas City, Mo., 64111, or First Baptist Church, Smithville.

Mr. Moreland had been employed by the United States Postal Service office at Smithville as a rural letter carrier for many years until retiring in 1980. Prior to that, he had worked for Koch in North Kansas City, Mo.; Ford Aircraft, Claycomo, Mo.; and Benson Manufacturing, Kansas City.

Born in Arley, Mo., he was reared and attended school in Paradise, Mo. He was a graduate of the Smithville High School, and served in the Air Force during World War II and among the medals he received was a Distinguished Flying Cross.

Mr. Moreland was a member of the First Baptist Church, Smithville, where he served as a deacon, head usher and on various committees.

On Dec. 10, 1948, he married A. Dolores Helvey. They made their home near Smithville. She survives of the home.

Additional survivors: a sister, Jean Shannon, Smithville;
and four brothers, J.E., Wichita, Kan., Ben, Kansas City, Kan., Walter, Geneseo, Ill.

Benjamin Franklin "Ben" Moreland, 9 Feb 1882-11 Feb 1997
Ella C., b. abt 1884
1910-1930 US census, living in Platte, Clay Co. MO
James Edward Moreland, 30 May 1910-14 Mar 2003
Elizabeth F, b. abt 1911
Benjamin F "Bennie", b. abt 1915
Arley Lewis, 3 Aug 1917-11 Feb 1997
Walter Weber, 31 Oct 1917-11 Feb 1997
Ester Jean, b. abt 1927

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  • Added: 9 Mar 2011
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