Harold G. “Hal” Wilmarth, 84, Blue Springs, Mo., passed away Oct. 25, 2009, at his home. Cremation. No services are scheduled at this time. The family requests contributions to VITAS Hospice.

Harold G. “Hal” Wilmarth, 84, Blue Springs, Mo., passed away Oct. 25, 2009, at his home. Cremation. No services are scheduled at this time. The family requests contributions to VITAS Hospice.

Hal was born June 19, 1925, in New Milford, PA. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army in WW II and later served as a Captain in the U.S. Air Force. He was an anesthetist for many small hospitals around southern Missouri before his retirement. He was a member of American Legion Post #499 in Blue Springs.

Hal is survived by his wife Georgia Wilmarth, of the home; brothers Edwin Wilmarth and wife Almeda, Deposit, NY; Paul Wilmarth and wife Audrey, Lake Placid, FL. 

Arrangements: Speaks Suburban Chapel, 816-373-3600. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.speakschapel.com.