Clark Funeral Home in Neosho

NEOSHO, Missouri- Clark Funeral Home has published the following obituary for the three children killed in a crash with a semi near Stark City in Newton County last Tuesday:

Erik Verde, age 7, Benjamin Verde, age 4, and Issac Verde, age 2 of Neosho, MO passed away December 26, 2017.

Erik was born July 10, 2010 in Joplin, MO and was in the second grade in Benton Elementary School in Neosho.

Benjamin was born April 6, 2013 in Joplin, MO and loved to draw and play.

Isaac was born August 11, 2015 in Joplin, MO and always had fun playing with his Grandpa Humberto.

Their parents are J Jesus and Letecia Verde of Neosho. In addition to their parents, the three brothers are survived by their brother Joshua Jesus Verde, paternal grandparents, Ciro and Adriana Verde, maternal grandparents, Humberto Sanchez and Maria G. Rodriquez, and several aunts, uncles, and cousins.

The family are members of Promesa Assembly of God Church in Monett.

Services will be held Thursday, January 4, 2018 at 10 a.m. at the Abundant Life Assembly of God Church, Neosho, with Pastor Josue Cavazos officiating. The family will receive friends from 5 – 7 pm on Wednesday at Clark Funeral Home, Neosho, MO.

Contributions to the family may be sent c/o Clark Funeral Home, PO Box 66, Neosho, MO 64850.