He was born June 20, 1925 in St. Joseph, MO.
He was married to Bertha (Reckard) Squire for 52 years, and she precedes him in death.
He worked at Armour & Co. retiring after 40 years of service. He enjoyed gardening and his cats, and was a Baptist.
U.L was preceded in death by wife, Bertha M. Squire, 2 son-in-laws, John Hurt and Ronald McCoy.
Survivors include, two daughters, Patricia McCoy, and Bessie Hurt of Saint Joseph, MO, a sister, Lois Jane Pace of St. Joseph, MO, four grandsons, Robert McCoy, Patrick McCoy, Michael McCoy, and James Shelton Finch, and six, great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be conducted at 10:30 am, on Monday, September 23, 2013 at Rupp Funeral Home. Rev. Albert Shirley Officiating.
The family will receive friends from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM on Sunday at the Rupp Funeral Home. The Interment will be at the Ashland Cemetery.