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.

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Judith Ann Johnston, age 79, of Alpine, NY and formerly from Lamar, MO, passed away June 16, 2019, at her home.
Judy was born May 26, 1940 in El Dorado, KS to Roger Phil and Blanche Alleen (Morgan) Mollohan. Judy was a Licensed Practical Nurse and worked many years at the Nevada State Hospital with mentally and developmentally disabled individuals.  She later served as a Parish Nurse for the Lamar United Methodist Church. On October 21, 1961, Judith married William P. Johnston in Denver CO. She was a member of Barton County Arts Council, Red Hats Society, and Honorary Member of Lamar Elks Club. She was a member of Lamar United Methodist Church before moving to be with her daughter, where her membership was at St. Paul's United Methodist Church in Ithaca, NY.
Judy loved the outdoors, dancing and her Church families.  She was passionate about providing support for individuals in need.  After retiring she continued to work part-time with disabled individuals and found great pleasure in being a friend and help mate.  She was funny and big hearted.  Her last several years were marked by progressive dementia yet she remained remarkably aware of her situation.  Her grace, tolerance and tenacity throughout touched her many Aides and all who crossed her path.

Judy is survived by a daughter, Roxanna Johnston of Alpine, NY.

Preceding Judy in death were her parents, siblings Tom Mollohan and Marilyn Hemminger, husband William and sons, Dwayne and Rex.
Service will be 11:00 am, Saturday, July 13, 2019, at Lamar United Methodist Church.  There will be a private family burial at Nashville Cemetery, Nashville, MO.


#1 Lamar, MoLaurann Neumeyer Rob 2019-07-27 23:00
dear Roxy, so sorry to hear about your sweet momma. i am praying for comfort for you and friends and family! You wete an exceptional student....hope you find comfort in the Lord!

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