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“Tim and family you are in our thoughts and prayers during this sorrowful time. We are so sorry for your loss. God be with you. ”
1 of 11 | Posted by: Kathy & Jeremy Heitman

“We are joshs aunt and cousin we are traveling home from his funeral we are so sorry for your loss this is horrible for all of us this is such a...Read More »
2 of 11 | Posted by: ryann Hampton Julie Dayton

“My deepest sympathy is with your family. Kara was such a sweet and beautiful girl. She will be greatly missed at CPE. My prayers are with you all....Read More »
3 of 11 | Posted by: Tracy Harshman

“Our deepest sympathy is with your family! We will keep your family in our prayers! ”
4 of 11 | Posted by: Tina and Harry Dugan

“So very sorry to hear the news of the loss of your little girl, Tim. Even though we are far away, know that we are keeping you and all of your family...Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: Colleen (Freise) McConnaha

“Dearest Jacque, Please except our heartfelt sympathy and know that you are in our families thoughts and prayers,may you find peace...Read More »
6 of 11 | Posted by: Fullington&Dahm Family

“It's so hard to find the words to say during a time like this! Please find strength from your family and friends and know that Kara is in Gods arms!...Read More »
7 of 11 | Posted by: Michelle Martin

“Please accept my deepest sympathy. Kara was such a sweet little girl and she was always looking for ways to "jazz up" our morning meetings at Cuivre...Read More »
8 of 11 | Posted by: Nichole Rothermich

“Please know that our deepest sympathies and thoughts are with you during this hard time. Our family will forever treasure the times we spent with...Read More »
9 of 11 | Posted by: Scott & Lori Russell & Family

“I am so sorry for your loss! Kara was a great girl! I got to know her in my bus group at Cuivre Park El. She will be missed! You and your family...Read More »
10 of 11 | Posted by: Michelle O'Brien

“Please accept our very sincere sympathy on the loss of your loved one. You will be in our thoughts and in our prayers. ”
11 of 11 | Posted by: Kurt & Elaine Bruns

Kara Suzann Westhoff

A Mass of Christian Burial for Kara Suzann Westhoff of Winfield, MO, will be held at 10:00 a.m. Monday, July 12, 2010 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Old Monroe, MO. Msgr. Gregory Schmidt, church pastor, will officiate with burial in Immaculate Conception Cemetery in Old Monroe.

Kara, 9, passed away July 5, 2010 in Perham, MN as the result of an auto accident. Born March 4, 2001 in Lake St. Louis, MO, she was the daughter of Tim Westhoff and Jacqueline Westhoff. She was a student at Cuivre Park Elementary in Troy, MO.

Survivors include her parents: Tim and Rhiannon Westhoff of Winfield and Jacqueline Westhoff of Dent, MN; her paternal grandparents; Leonard "Butch" Jr. and Betty Westhoff of Winfield; her maternal grandmother, Jean Kirby of Dent, MN; her step-grandparents, Gary and Yvonne Robbins of Troy, MO; one brother, Luke Westhoff of Winfield; two sisters: Layla and Lorelei Westhoff of Winfield; several aunts, uncles, cousins, other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be held from 2:00 - 9:00 p.m. Sunday, July 11, 2010 at Carter-Ricks Funeral Home near Winfield. Memorials may be made to Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital in care of Carter-Ricks Funeral Homes, 3838 East Highway 47; P.O. Box 253; Winfield, MO 63389. Online condolences may be made at