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 Karla Kay <I>Kunkel</I> Oglesby

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Karla Kay Kunkel Oglesby

  • Birth 30 Mar 1962 Maryville, Nodaway County, Missouri, USA
  • Death 31 Aug 2012 Maryville, Nodaway County, Missouri, USA
  • Burial Maryville, Nodaway County, Missouri, USA
  • Memorial ID 98455685

Maiden name KUNKEL (dau. of Gary Edward & Wanda Elaine Simmons Kunkel); Ralph Alex "Buster" Millsap (stepfather) was 2nd husband of Elaine.

Karla Kay Oglesby, 50, St. Joseph, died Friday, August 31, 2012, at Nodaway Nursing Home, Maryville, MO.

Karla was born March 30, 1962, in Maryille, to Elaine (Simmons) Millsap and Gary Kunkel. She was a graduate of Maryville High School and had worked as a United Auto Worker at the Ford Motor Company in Claycomo, MO.

She was united in marriage to Steve Oglesby on August 24, 1996, at Bridal Cave in Camdenton, MO.

Preceding her in death were her maternal grandparents, O.L. "Buster" and Betty Simmons; paternal grandparents, George and Lula Kunkel; stepfather, Buster Millsap; stepbrother, Charlie Millsap; and a brother-in-law, Kirby Oglesby.

Survivors include husband, Steve, and daughter, Sydney Blue Oglesby, of the home, St. Joseph; two stepdaughters, Jessie (Jason) White, Maryville, and Paige (Randy) Simpson, Holton, KS; mother, Elaine Millsap, Ravenwood, MO; two brothers, Randy Kunkel and Jeff (Holly) Kunkel, both of Maryville; one sister, Kayla (Brian) Tritten, Ravenwood, step-brother, Vernon Millsap, Des Moines, IA, step-sister, Pam Fry, Creston, IA; four grandchildren, Walker and Kaylee Ross, and Gabe and Gavin Simpson; father, Gary Kunkel, Cameron, MO; mother-in-law, Shirley Reynolds, Maryville, MO; father-in-law, Vilas (Linda) Oglesby, St. Joseph; and numerous other relatives and friends.

Karla's body has been cremated. A family visitation will be held from
5:30-7:30 PM, Wednesday, September 5, 2012, at the Price Funeral Home, Marvyille, followed by a memorial service at 7:30 PM. Inurnment will be at a later date.

Memorials may be sent to the Multiple Sclerosis Association.

Arrangements: Price Funeral Home (





  • Created by: Alvin Oglesby
  • Added: 8 Oct 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 98455685
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Karla Kay Kunkel Oglesby (30 Mar 1962–31 Aug 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 98455685, citing Miriam Cemetery, Maryville, Nodaway County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Alvin Oglesby (contributor 47049777) .