Eugene Embry, 81, of Sedalia, died early Thursday morning, March 21, 2013, at Sylvia G. Thompson Residence Center, Sedalia.
He was born Jan. 22, 1932, in Tipton, the son of Talton Embry and Nora (Wolf) Embry. On Oct. 15, 1951, in Tipton, he married Beverly Ann Wolf and she survives of the home.
Mr. Embry worked, for many years, at several grocery stores in the Sedalia area, including Kroger, Safeway and Pirtle & Evans Grocery Stores. He worked in a variety positions at the stores including delivering groceries to people in Sedalia. He was a member of the St. Andrews Catholic Church, Tipton.
In addition to his wife of the home, he is survived by a son, Rick Embry, Roachport; a daughter, Sherry Keele, Sedalia; a granddaughter, Mariah Durham; three great-grandchildren, Lily; Kendra; Ethan; two brothers, Alan Dean Embry (his twin brother), Sedalia, Mo.; Fritz Embry, Laurie, Mo.; 2 sisters, Margie Kuttenkuller, and Ruth Barbour, both of Tipton, Mo.; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Graveside services were held March 25, 2013, at Memorial Park Cemetery, Sedalia, with Father Mark Miller officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of the Hadley Funeral Home, Windsor. Condolences may be left online at www.hadleyfuneralhome.com.