Jefferson City couple killed in car crash

Map shows the approximate location of a Thursday early-morning crash that killed Rebecca and Mark Wolken.


Funeral arrangements have been scheduled for a Jefferson City couple killed in an accident on Tanner Bridge Road.

A prayer service is set for 3:30 pm Sunday and will be followed by visitation from 4-8 pm at the Houser-Millard Family Chapel .

The funeral is scheduled for 10 am Monday at the Cathedral of St. Joseph in Jefferson City.


Two people are dead after an early morning crash in Cole County.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol said at about 12:15 A.M. Thursday, 44-year-old Rebecca Wolken was speeding on Tanner Bridge Road near Vida Lane when she lost control on a curve.

Her Ford Mustang went off the road, flipped over several times and threw Rebecca out.

Rebecca and her passenger 46-year-old Mark Wolken, both of Jefferson City, were pronounced dead at the scene.

Neither Rebecca or Mark were wearing seatbelts.