Ben Overshiner, 63 of Columbia passed away Wednesday, February 17, 2010.
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Private family services will be held. A memorial golf tournament will be held in the spring.
Ben was born January 25, 1947 in Boonville, MO to William L. and Helen M. Schneider Overshiner. He married Patricia Ann Temming on May 15, 1990 and she survives.
He graduated from Boonville High School and attended State Fair Community College. He served in the US Navy during Vietnam.
Ben worked for the MKT Railroad for 15 years and as a corrections officer for the Boonville Correctional Center for 18 years.
Survivors include: his wife of Columbia; a son, Tim Overshiner and wife Gina; two daughters, Cinnamon Hulett and Brandy Chambers, both of Boonville; three sisters, Martha Alphin, Donna Overshiner and Judy Ripperger, all of Boonville and seven grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother.
Memorials may be given to Make A Wish Foundation, VFW Post 280 or University of Missouri Children's Hospital.
Online condolences may be left for the family at HYPERLINK "http://www.parkerfuneralservice.com" www.parkerfuneralservice.com
Published in Boonville Daily News from Feb. 18 to Feb. 25, 2010