Donald R. Stark, 64, Buckner, Mo., passed away Nov. 22, 2009. 

Donald R. Stark, 64, Buckner, Mo., passed away Nov. 22, 2009. 

Services will be 3 p.m., Wed., Nov. 25, 2009, at Speaks Buckner Chapel, 300 Adams, Buckner, MO 64016; cremation.  Visitation will precede the service beginning at 1 p.m.  In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions to the Donald Stark Memorial Fund, c/o Metcalf Bank, 100 S. Hudson, Buckner, MO 64016.

Donald was born Oct. 17, 1945, in Kansas City, Mo. He graduated from Odessa High School in 1964. He worked at Sprint for 35 years before working at the Lake City Ammunition Plant for five years. He loved to hunt and was a member of the North American Hunting Club. He had many friends and was well known in Buckner where he called everyone “Mister.”

Donald was preceded in death by a brother and a sister. He is survived by his wife Linda Stark, of the home; son Nathan Stark, Independence, Mo.; daughters Natalie Stark, Shawnee, Kan.; Paula Stark, Kansas City, Mo.; Pamela Stark, Fayetteville, AR; sons Dwayne Stark and wife Carmen, Lexington, Mo.; Michael Cartner and wife Sara, Hopkinsville, KY; Albert Cartner, Murray, KY; two brothers; three sisters and six grandchildren.

Arrangements: Speaks Buckner Chapel, 816-650-5555. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.speakschapel.com.