John M. Liter, 71, of Center, passed away at 8:46 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018 at University of Missouri Hospital in Columbia.

John M. Liter, 71, of Center, passed away at 8:46 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018 at University of Missouri Hospital in Columbia.

Funeral services with full military rites by Emmette J. Shields American Legion Post #55 will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018 at the Center Baptist Church in Center. Pastor Dan Peters will officiate.

Friends and family are invited to John’s Life Celebration at a visitation from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday at the James O'Donnell Funeral Home.

Arrangements for cremation are under the direction of the James O'Donnell Funeral Home in Hannibal.

Memorial contributions may be made to Center City and Rural Volunteer Fire Departments.