Obituary-Caldonia “Callie” Motes

Caldonia “Callie” I. Motes, age 88, entered into rest on October 13, 2022 at the Nicol Home in Glasco, Kansas.  She was born in Aurora, Kansas on February 27, 1934 to Paul and Viola (Mason) Collins.

Callie attended country school in the Aurora, Kansas while growing up.

On March 18, 1953 she married David Motes in Concordia, Kansas.  To this union four children were born, Paul, Jerry, Donna, and Sharon.

She worked as homemaker in the home taking care of her family.

Callie was a member of American Legion Women’s Aux., and First Christian Church in Logan, Kansas.

She enjoyed playing bingo and going to her Church, but most of all spending time with her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Callie is survived by her daughter, Donna Knight, Concordia, KS; daughter, Sharon Baker, Mesa, AZ; son, Paul (Roberta) Motes, Minden, NE; six grandchildren, David (Nikkie) Leanna of Agra, KS, Justin Stanford of Omaha, NE, and Brandon (Megan) Stanford of Colorado Springs, CO; Marshall (Grace) Motes, Colorado Springs, CO; Natalie (Justin) Peck, Clarksville, TN; Daniel (Joan) Hare, Mesa, AZ; 15 great-grandchildren,  Callum, Bethany, Austin, Jocelyn, Sutton, Cale, Kennadi, Gavin, Phoenix, Logan, Chloe, Jamison, David, Jonathan, and Emilie; Numerous nieces, nephews and friends.

Callie was preceded in death by her husband, David, son, Jerry, parents, Paul and Viola, a grandson, JP Motes,  son-in-law, Max Tate, her 4 sisters, 4 brothers.

Funeral services will be 10:00 am, Tuesday, October 18, 2022 at Chaput-Buoy Funeral Home, Concordia with Pastor Al Paredes officiating.  Burial will follow at the Scottsville Cemetery, Scottsville, KS.

Visitation will be Monday, October 17, 2021 from 1-8 pm with family greeting friends from 6-8 pm all at the funeral home.  The family suggests memorials to Charity of Choice in care of the funeral home.  For online condolences, please visit

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