Jeffrey “Jeff” Steven Hiser

Jeffrey “Jeff” Steven Hiser, Sr., 58, of Richmond, died Thursday, Aug. 30, 2018, at Ray County Memorial Hospital.
Jeffrey was born on June 8, 1960, at Saint Luke’s Hospital in Kansas City, to George L. and Phyllis J. (Luster) Hiser. Jeffrey first married Carryne Huffman of Lexington, they were later divorced. He then married Debbie Teegarden of Richmond, they later divorced.
Survivors include his father, George (Marcia) Hiser of Excelsior Springs and his mother, Phyllis (John) Lyon of Blue Springs; a son, Jeffrey (Kelly) Hiser, Jr. of Buckner; a daughter, Jessica (Joseph) McMillan of Richmond; a half-son, William Schmitz of Buckner;  and a half-daughter, Alisha (Johnny) Hopkins of Excelsior Springs;
Survivors also include a brother, Russ (Katie) Hiser of Richmond; a sister, Cindy (Frank) Maske of Lee’s Summit; nine grandchildren, Boss McMillan, Nikolas McMillan, Kole Hiser, Presleigh Hiser, Maverick Hiser, Easton Strutton, Preston Hoffman, Adele Hopkins and Justus Hopkins; his beloved friends and his faithful companion, Chico.
He was preceded in death by his step-father, John Testrake.
Jeffrey was reared and educated in the area of his birth. Jeff worked in construction his whole life. He first worked for the local labor union No. 1290 in Kansas City doing concrete construction. He went on to work as a heavy equipment operator and belonged to their union No. 101. Jeff loved the outdoors, enjoyed fishing, spending time with his friends and loved his dog Chico. He especially loved being at his family farm, which he called paradise.
Memorial contributions are suggested to the American Cancer Society. They can be dropped off at or mailed to Thurman Funeral Home, 507 East Main Street-P.O. Box 190, Richmond, MO 64085.
A funeral service is at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018, at Thurman Funeral Home in Richmond. Visitation was from 6  to 8 p.m. Monday, Sept. 3, 2018, at Thurman Funeral Home in Richmond.
Burial will be in Richmond Memory Garden. Online condolences may be left at

You must be logged in to post a comment Login