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Heaviland, Katherine “Kathy”

Heaviland, Katherine “Kathy”

August 22, 1964 — February 2, 2022

Katherine Louise Norris Perkins Heaviland, "Kathy", passed away peacefully on February 2, 2022 at NorthCare Hospice House in North Kansas City.

Kathy was born in Kansas City, MO on August 22, 1964. She was the daughter of Wayne Crowder of Warsaw, MO and Mary Norris Taylor (deceased).

Kathy loved her grandchildren and enjoyed them spending the night. She liked cooking, watching the Chiefs, fishing and Civil War reenactments. When she met her husband Richard, she began to cook for the "Civil War" group, making loaves of bread and lots of soups. Kathy enjoyed the "Civil War" life so much that she and Richard had a "Civil War" wedding!

Kathy is preceded in death by her "Nana" Mabel Norris; mom, Mary Norris Taylor; and sister, Mary Ann Brisbine.

Survivors include her husband, Richard, of the home in Liberty, MO; daughter, Tiffany Greer of Liberty, MO; daughter, Danielle Perkins of Dearborn, MO; step-son, Miles Heaviland of Blue Springs, MO; sister, Tammy Stick (Dave) of Claycomo, MO; brother, Robbie Taylor of Houston, TX; grandchildren, Kaylin, McKenna, Krystalin, Cayson, Eric, Hunter and Steven; other family members and many friends including her "besties" Denise Ulrich Pilcher Hall and Stachia Ferguson.

Kathy was a beautiful person. Everyone who knew her loved her. She never met a stranger and will be missed by many. R.I.P.

A celebration of Kathy's life will be held at the Harris House, 4000 Baltimore Avenue, Kansas City, MO 64111, time and date to be announced.

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A celebration of Kathy’s life will be held at the Harris House, 4000 Baltimore Avenue, Kansas City, MO 64111, time and date to be announced.

Heaviland, Katherine “Kathy”'s Guestbook

To Richard, Tiffany and Danielle sorry for your loss.

Ralph Bare

I remember Kathy growing up with Danielle and Tiffany, and she would always be smiling and laughing! She will be truly missed!!! I love you aunt Kathy!!!

Patricia perkins

Kathy, you were like a daughter to me when you were a lil girl... You like a sister to me when adult.. I love ❤️ you Thank God for the memories 🙏 R.I.P.

Jan ropcke

Richard and family we are so sorry for your loss! Our thoughts and prayers are with your family. Frank always considered Kathy a very special niece.

Frank and Bernita Taylor

My thoughts go with you Richard and your family. I remember what a great person she was and having the honor to have met you both as a reenactor

Larry Geiger

Kathy love you going to miss you so much prayers for you and your family prayers Richard


Richard, I am so sorry for your loss. Sending you hugs and prayers.

Tammy Henson

Kathy you will be missed.

George Porter

I’m going to miss u, u were always there for me when I needed a shoulder to cry on, u helped me out when I was living on the streets, I’m really going to miss u. I’m really going to miss u, I love u so much sis.

Adkins Katherine

Richard, my heart goes out to you ! I pray that you find strength in your love for Kathy, the amazing relationship and marriage you both devoted yourselves . The beautiful home and life that you together made look easy . I hope that it'll be those loving memories that will bring you comfort and peace .

Kelly Garland

Richard and family I am so very sorry for your loss. Kathy was a sweet and wonderful person and will be very missed.

Dawn Baker

Richard I am so sorry. My heart hurts so much for you and all the family. She was one of the sweetest people I’ve met. I loved her energy and passion. I will miss seeing her at event.

Cathy Gottsch

I will miss you my Dear Friend. Love you

Kathy Draper

Richard, my deepest condolences on your loss.

Lester Williamson

Miss your smile little sister RIP

Steve Reeves

kathy you ment so much to me as a little girl. no one was more kind then you.. i will never forget you. many prayers to all

donna todd

So sorry for your loss.

Linda Cash

Words cannot express my deep sorrow for your loss. My Thoughts and Prayers for Kathy and her beautiful family

Denise Rose Ulrich-Pilcher-Hall

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