COVID-19 Update

As funeral professionals we have been asked by several people in our community how we will continue to serve our families. The families that we serve are always our top priority. We want to assure you that we are staying up to date with the changing information we receive everyday from public health officials and government agencies.

For families that experience the loss of a loved one, Daniel Funeral Home will remain prepared 24/7 to serve your family at your time of loss. We will continue to care for your loved one as usual and will follow the guidance and regulations from the Missouri Department of Health.

Our government officials, both federal and state, have advised that all public gatherings be limited to 10 persons or less in dealing with the COVID-19 crisis. We take this pandemic emergency very seriously and are committed to following those recommendations.

We will make every effort to accommodate families in making arrangements and conducting services in any capacity needed to ensure the safety of our community and of our staff while honoring their loved one. We thank you for your patience as we work to safeguard the wellness of everyone who enters our doors.

For the safety of all, until the authorities lift the restrictions, we are implementing the following:

Cremation services will follow the same guidelines as outlined above.

Daniel Funeral Home has been there for our community during difficult times, and we stand ready to help in any way that we can. If you have any questions or concerns, please don’t hesitate to contact us. Rest assured, we will continue to serve your family with dignity and respect through these uncertain times.


Dale Kenneth Marti, age 94, of Lamar, Missouri passed away February 24, 2019, at Mercy Hospital, Joplin, Missouri
Dale was born April 24, 1924 in Lamar, MO to Fred William and Anna Kathryn (Kaufman) Marti. Dale graduated from Lamar High School and served his country in the United States Army during WWII. On August 19, 1948, Dale married Corrine Fay Stewart and together they raised eight children. He was a cattle and crop farmer and a member of the Apostolic Christian Church.

Dale is survived by his wife, Corrine; three sons, Larry (Judy) Marti, Lamar, MO, Kent "Butch" (Deidra) Marti, Jasper, MO, and Kevin (Kathy) Marti, Lamar, MO; four daughters, Karel (Wendell) Anliker, Morton, Il, Terri (Jim) Duncan, Lamar, MO, Mary (Jim) Probert, Chouteau, OK and Schelli Marti, Oronogo, MO; one sister, Allene (Jerry) Steffen, Goodfield, IL; grandchildren Stacia (Tommy) Forst, Tristan (Kyla) Marti, Tracie (Rob) Enders, Janell (Bart) Rinkenberger, Michael (Mindy) Anliker, Jason Duncan, Jo Ann (Jon) Wentland, Andy (Misty) Marti, Kaleb (Katelyn) Marti, Kellen Probert, Kassidy (Jenni) Probert, Trevor Probert, Adam (Jamie) Abbiatti, Nicole (Darin) Braker, Christopher (Katie) Marti, Elizabeth Marti, Alex Marti; and 27 great-grandchildren.

Preceding him in death were his parents, a son Fred Marti, a granddaughter, Kaelee Jo Marti, three brothers, Joe, Erv & Alvin Marti; three sisters, Ruth Schrock, Dort Wagenbach, and Corrine Roth.

Funeral services will be at 11:00 am, Wednesday, February 27, 2019 at the Apostolic Christian Church with burial to follow in the Apostolic Christian Church Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 9:30 to 11:00 am, Wednesday at the Apostolic Christian Church.  

Contributions are suggested to Alzheimer's Association in care of Daniel Funeral Home.


#8 Protem MOGlenda Marler 2019-04-05 13:21
Butch so sorry for your loss I just seen this you and your family are in my thoughts
Glenda (McGinnis) Marler
#7 Liberal, MOApril Dingman 2019-02-27 18:01
I'm so sorry for your loss!
#6 Asbury,Mo.Gary and Delma Ross 2019-02-27 15:25
We want to extend our deepest sympathies toall of you. We pray Gods peace and comfort.
#5 Versailles KYTroy Luthi 2019-02-27 11:45
You have my deepest sympathy.
#4 Lamar, Mo.Jan and Tom White 2019-02-27 02:44
Our deepest sympathy to
your family. May God give
you comfort during this time.
#3 Lamar MOSusan Davis-Mabe 2019-02-26 20:13
You are all in my thoughts and prayers. So sorry.
#2 Charleston, SCMarcie Jones 2019-02-26 20:09
You will be missed Uncle Dale. So many wonderful memories with you and Aunt Corrine and all of my cousins.
#1 Lamar, Mo.Norman Garwood 2019-02-26 00:57
Oh such a friend to me! Have known him for 40 years as a great customer of mine and man of integrity.

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