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Beck, Phyllis M.

Beck, Phyllis M.

March 11, 1956 — September 28, 2022

Service: October 4, 2022

Phyllis M. Beck, 66, passed away September 28, 2022.  Visitation will be 6-8PM, Monday, October 3 at Nativity of Mary Parish, 10017 E. 36th Ter., Independence, Missouri.  Mass of Christian burial will be 9AM, Tuesday, October 4 at Nativity of Mary Parish; burial in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Bass, Theresa A. Watson

Bass, Theresa A. Watson

December 21, 1977 — September 7, 2022

Service: October 8, 2022

Theresa Ann Watson (Bass), 44 years young, was murdered outside of her home on September 7, 2022. The loss of her love and light will be felt, forever. Theresa was born on the first day of winter solstice, December 21, 1977, in Kansas City, Missouri. She was a 1996 graduate of Park Hill High School, […]

Huth, Ina Mae

Huth, Ina Mae

January 4, 1932 — September 26, 2022

Service: October 7, 2022

Ina Mae Huth, 90, passed away September 26, 2022.  Visitation will be 9AM, with services to follow at 10AM, Friday, October 7 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; burial in Green Lawn Cemetery.

Albert Donnelly, Jr.

Albert Donnelly, Jr.

March 17, 1931 — September 25, 2022

Service: October 1, 2022

Albert Donnelly, Jr., 91, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away September 25, 2022, at his home. Al was born March 17, 1931, in Wilmington, Delaware, the only child of Albert and Adelaide (Simmons) Donnelly. He was a US Army veteran during the Korean era. Al proudly served on the Kansas City Fire Department for […]

Nanos, Josephine (Lena Asaro)

Nanos, Josephine (Lena Asaro)

May 3, 1952 — September 15, 2022

Service: November 13, 2022

Lena Nanos graduated to heaven on September 15, 2022 at home in Kansas City, MO surrounded by her family. She is survived by her husband of 50 years, John Nanos; her daughter, Stephanie Boyce (Jack); her grandkids Caleb and Carson Boyce; son, John Nanos, II; her sister Margaret Pitman (Gary); her mother-in-law, Vera Nanos; her […]

Cero, Edward J.

Cero, Edward J.

March 10, 1938 — September 21, 2022

Service: September 26, 2022

Edward John Cero (known in Greek as Anastasios) was born in Wichita, Kansas on March 10, 1938 to Ethel Lagas and John Edward Cero along with two younger brothers, Dean and Larry.  He passed away September 21st, 2022. Ed was raised in a very traditional Greek household and was proud of his heritage which could […]

Dudgeon, Satsuko

Dudgeon, Satsuko

July 25, 1931 — September 19, 2022

Service: October 1, 2022

Satsuko Dudgeon, 91, passed away September 19, 2022.  Visitation will be 9AM, with services to follow at 10AM, Saturday, October 1 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; burial in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Parkhurst, Dawn Michelle

Parkhurst, Dawn Michelle

September 17, 1967 — September 19, 2022

Service: October 1, 2022

Dawn Michelle Parkhurst, 55, passed away September 19, 2022.  Dawn was preceded in death by her brother John W. Parkhurst, II and her grandfather Gale Emery.  She is survived by her mother Jacqulyn Parkhurst-LaForte; grandmother Erma Emery; aunt Michelle Schmidt and her husband Will; uncle Ed Parkhurst and wife Jenny; cousin Laurel Boles and her husband […]

Shibley, Mable K.

Shibley, Mable K.

June 21, 1924 — September 19, 2022

Service: September 24, 2022

Mable Katherine Atwater Shibley, 98, a longtime Liberty resident, passed away peacefully on September 19, 2022 with loved ones at her side. A native of Scotland County, MO, Mable was born June 21, 1924, the third of six children of Leasel R. and Allie Deloma (McFarland) Atwater. She was married to William Alvin “Bill” Shibley […]

Ewer, Gary D.

Ewer, Gary D.

April 14, 1971 — September 18, 2022

Service: September 23, 2022

Gary Dean Ewer, 51, of Kearney, MO, passed away on September 18, 2022, at Liberty Hospital following a medical emergency. His wife and Blue family were at his side. Gary was born April 14, 1971, in Whittier, CA. He grew up in Independence, MO and was a 1989 graduate of William Crisman High School. He […]

Helen V. Hartzler Eggers

Helen V. Hartzler Eggers

February 7, 1926 — September 18, 2022

Service: September 27, 2022

Helen Virginia Coover was born February 7, 1926, in Kansas City, MO to William Harrison Coover II and Mary Theresa Booth Coover. On May 9, 1945, she married Ivan Jerald Hartzler. They brought 4 children into the world: Robert (Beth) Hartzler, Barbara (Alan) Otto, Rebecca (Lon) EuDaly, and David (Jill Ross—div.) Hartzler. Helen took joy […]

James S. Massey, Jr.

James S. Massey, Jr.

December 20, 1954 — September 16, 2022

Service: October 7, 2022

James Samuel Massey, Jr., 67, of Stover, MO and a longtime resident of Kansas City, passed away September 16, 2022, at Lake Regional Medical Center in Osage Beach, MO. Jim was born December 20, 1954, the son of James Samuel and Bernice Frances Rhodus Massey. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by […]

Davis, Ted

Davis, Ted

August 15, 1957 — September 16, 2022

Service: September 21, 2022

Teddy Harrison Davis, 65, of Independence, MO, passed away September 16, 2022. Ted was born August 15, 1957, in Kansas City, MO, the youngest of seven children of Mary and Melburn Davis. He grew up in Independence and graduated from William Crisman High School. Ted was a member of Fort Osage Church of the Nazarene. […]

Covey, Richard E.

Covey, Richard E.

January 27, 1944 — September 17, 2022

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Richard Eugene Covey, 78, of Kingston, MO, passed away September 17, 2022, at North Kansas City Hospital with loved ones at his side. Rick was born January 27, 1944, in Orrick, MO, one of 12 children of David and Margaret (Ashby) Covey. His parents and an infant sister, Alice Marie, preceded him in death. Rick […]

Chapple, Gary F.

Chapple, Gary F.

August 2, 1948 — September 17, 2022

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Gary F. Chapple quietly passed after a long illness with cancer on September 17, 2022. He was surrounded by his family at home. Gary was born August 2, 1948, in Kansas City, KS, to Charlene and Donald Chapple of Kansas City, both deceased. As a youth, Gary earned his Eagle Scout, and he was an […]

Frazier, Karen R.

Frazier, Karen R.

September 9, 1947 — September 15, 2022

Service: September 25, 2022

Karen Ruth Frazier, 75, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away September 15, 2022, with loved ones at her side. Karen was born September 9, 1947, in Norborne, MO, the daughter of John D. and Stella Mae (Leakey) Booker. Along with her parents, Karen was preceded in death by her sister Betty and brother Larry. […]

Galeassi, Dustin A.

Galeassi, Dustin A.

September 2, 1989 — September 14, 2022

Service: September 24, 2022

Dustin Anthony Galeassi, 33, passed away September 14, 2022.  Dustin was a very talented BloxStarz stunt rider. He was loved by so many. Dustin was a loving father to his daughter Evelynn and loved his dog Lulu. He accomplished many things in his short life and was a genuinely caring, loving and a loyal friend. Dustin […]

Hiebert, Sharon E.

Hiebert, Sharon E.

June 24, 1959 — September 4, 2022

Service: September 21, 2022

Sharon Elizabeth Hiebert, 63, of Liberty, MO, went to be with the Lord on September 4, 2022. Sharon was born June 24, 1959, in Kansas City, MO, the daughter of Charles and Jackie (Stevens) Leathers. She received both Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees and taught school for many years. Sharon was preceded in death by her […]

Mishler, D. Joan

Mishler, D. Joan

November 16, 1933 — September 15, 2022

Service: September 22, 2022

Darlene Joan Mishler November 16, 1933 – September 15, 2022. Dementia took her too soon from us! Mom was born to Fay W. and Mary (Leonard) Tipping at their home in Parsons, Kansas. Her siblings are Robert Tipping; Evelyn Meisner; Dale Tipping; twin sister, Jeanea Hougland; and Jerry Tipping. She was married at the age […]

William A. Bruley, Sr.

William A. Bruley, Sr.

May 21, 1946 — September 14, 2022

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William Arnold Bruley, Sr., 76, of Liberty, MO, passed away September 14, 2022, at Liberty Hospital. Bill was born May 21, 1946, in Duluth, Minnesota, the eldest of two children of Arnold and Sharline Crawford Bruley. He grew up in Duluth graduated from Duluth Cathedral High School. Bill was united in marriage to Judy Riley […]

Masonbrink, Glenda K.

Masonbrink, Glenda K.

December 28, 1952 — September 12, 2022

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Glenda Kay Masonbrink, 69, of Liberty, MO, passed away peacefully on September 12, 2022, at home with loved ones by her side. Glenda was born December 28, 1952, in Carthage, MO. She graduated from Northeast High School in Kansas City. Glenda was united in marriage to Buddy Michael Masonbrink on July 14, 1970, in Ralston, […]

Anderson, Barbara J.

Anderson, Barbara J.

August 20, 1953 — September 4, 2022

Service: September 24, 2022

Barbara Jean Anderson, 69, of Kansas City, Missouri, passed away September 4, 2022. Barb was born on August 20, 1953 in Kansas City, Missouri. Her mother Cecelia Buchanan and father Ed Bradley took her older brother, Jim, to St. Anthony’s Home for Infants, where Ed and Cecelia had adopted Jim three years earlier, to specially […]

Sitzman, Bradley G.

Sitzman, Bradley G.

June 19, 1962 — September 6, 2022

Service: September 22, 2022

Bradley George Sitzman, 60, of Gladstone, Missouri, passed away September 6, 2022, at North Kansas City Hospital. Brad was born June 19, 1962, in McCook, Nebraska, the youngest of three children of Jim and Shirley Sitzman. His hometown was Culbertson, Nebraska. In 1965, the Sitzman family moved to Kansas City from Culbertson through a work […]

Iseman, Taylor N.

Iseman, Taylor N.

April 12, 1994 — August 24, 2022

Service: September 14, 2022

Taylor Nicole Iseman was only 28 years old when she left our world on August 24, 2022. She was our beloved daughter, granddaughter and aunt Ta Ta. Taylor was a faithful friend and loved by many. Taylor was a 2012 graduate of Lees Summit North High School. She then completed welding training to pursue a […]

Wilson, Erin M.

Wilson, Erin M.

February 10, 1978 — September 5, 2022

Service: September 18, 2022

Erin Marie Wilson (nee Driskill), 44, of Kansas City, Missouri suddenly joined the angels all too soon on September 5, 2022. She was born in Phoenix, Arizona on February 10, 1978.  Erin obtained her Business Degree from the University of Phoenix, and on a whim visited Kansas City and decided to stay. She found her […]

Armstrong, Larry R.

Armstrong, Larry R.

April 1, 1951 — September 11, 2022

Service: September 17, 2022

Larry R. Armstrong, 71, passed away September 11, 2022.  Larry graduated from Southeast High School in 1969 and earned his Associates degree from Longview Metropolitan Community College. He worked for Burns & McDonnell and eventually retired from George Butler Associates. He was a lifelong Scouter (Eagle Scout, Tomtom Beater Little High Climbing Ironhorse, Brotherhood in the […]

Lombardo, Anne

Lombardo, Anne

June 25, 1929 — September 10, 2022

Service: September 21, 2022

Anne Lipari Lombardo, 93, a resident of Independence, Missouri passed away peacefully on Saturday, September 10, 2022 at St Mary’s Hospital in Blue Springs, Missouri. Anne was born June 25, 1929 in Kansas City, Missouri to Saverio and Antonina (DiMaggio) Lipari. Anne married James Lombardo on August 31, 1947. They had three sons, Frank, Sam […]

Rimmer, Rita M.

Rimmer, Rita M.

February 7, 1944 — August 27, 2022

Service: September 16, 2022

Rita M. Rimmer, 78, passed away August 27, 2022.  Rita was preceded in death by mom and dad, Frank and Emma Kincaid, 8 sisters; Ferby Kettner, Leona Edison, Gladys Raney, June Smith, Eva Cooper, Reba Holmes, Norma Keltner, AlmaLee Kennicutt, two brothers; Frank Kincaid and Freddy Kincaid. Multiple nieces and nephews. Survivors include her husband, David […]

Jones, Thomas Robert

Jones, Thomas Robert

October 9, 1940 — September 9, 2022

Service: September 24, 2022

Tom is survived by his wife, Diana, of 61 years, his daughter, Kelli Cox (Larry), son, Adam Todd Jones (Mouna), his sister, Ada Shissler, four grandchildren and nine great grandchildren. Tom was recruited from Elmwood, Illinois with a scholarship to William Jewell College in Liberty, Missouri in 1958. He was a proud member of Phi […]

The Rev. Dr. Richard H. Neiderhiser

The Rev. Dr. Richard H. Neiderhiser

October 19, 1930 — September 7, 2022

Service: September 25, 2022

The Reverend Dr. Richard Hays “Dick” Neiderhiser, 91, of Raymore, Mo., completed his Earthly mission on September 7, 2022. He lived his life in service to God and humanity through the Church of the Nazarene. Born in Grove City, Pennsylvania, he experienced God’s calling into the pastorate at the age of 14. He pursued his […]

Moreland, William E.

Moreland, William E.

December 18, 1926 — September 9, 2022

Service: October 1, 2022

William Elwin Moreland The younger son of Cicero and Geneva Flannery Moreland, Bill was born December 18, 1926, in Kansas City, Missouri. He grew up near 66th and Prospect, attended Blenheim Elementary and graduated from Southeast High School in 1944. Prior to this eighteenth birthday Bill enlisted in the Army. In 1945 he was on […]

John E. Osiecki, Jr.

John E. Osiecki, Jr.

November 23, 1945 — September 6, 2022

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John Edward Osiecki Jr., age 76, passed away on September 06, 2022. Jack was born in Chicago, IL on November 23, 1945 to John and Josephine Osiecki. The family moved to the Baltimore, MD area in 1955 where he spent most of his life before moving to Missouri in 2010. He loved tinkering with cars […]

Webster, Randall L.

Webster, Randall L.

December 15, 1945 — September 7, 2022

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It is with profound sadness we announce the passing of Randall L. Webster on Wednesday, September 7th, in Kansas City, Missouri. His life began December 15, 1945, in Long Beach, California, one of three children born to Gilbert and Mary Webster. Most of his childhood was spent in San Francisco, CA. After graduating from Washington […]

Flexer, Daniel R.

Flexer, Daniel R.

April 8, 1941 — September 7, 2022

Service: September 10, 2022

Daniel Robert Flexer, 81, a longtime resident of Liberty, MO, passed away peacefully on September 7, 2022 at Liberty Hospital with family at his side. A native of Pennsylvania, Danny was born April 8, 1941, one of two children of Lawrence Robert and Hilda Elizabeth (Girard) Flexer. He had an older sister, Nancy Kay. He […]

Peniston, Nancy J.

Peniston, Nancy J.

November 16, 1953 — September 4, 2022

Service: September 15, 2022

Nancy Jean Peniston, 68, passed away September 4, 2022.  A memorial service will be held 1PM, Saturday, September 17 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; burial in Green Lawn Cemetery.

Watson, Bobby T.

Watson, Bobby T.

April 6, 1936 — September 4, 2022

Service: September 10, 2022

Bobby Thomas Watson, 86, of the Kansas City Northland, and formerly of LaSalle, IL and Malden, MO, passed away peacefully on September 4, 2022, at North Kansas City Hospital with loved ones at his side. Bobby was born April 6, 1936, in Portageville, MO to Robert and Alice (Kimble) Watson. Bobby worked many years as […]

Hodge, Sondra J.

Hodge, Sondra J.

June 17, 1939 — August 28, 2022

Service: September 7, 2022

Sondra Jean Hodge, age 83, residing in Grandview, Missouri, passed away on August 28, 2022, from metastatic breast cancer. Sondra was born on June 17, 1939 and grew up in Missouri and Arkansas. Sondra was one of nine siblings. Sondra was preceded in death by her loving husband, Francis Hiram Hodge. She is survived by […]

Witt, Mary E.

Witt, Mary E.

April 8, 1957 — August 25, 2022

Service: October 15, 2022

Mary Elaine Crooks Witt was born on April 8, 1957 in Kansas City, Mo. She was born to William P. and Mary Ellen Crooks. She attended St. Teresa Academy where she made many lifelong friends. Mary never met a stranger! She was outgoing, vivacious and hard working. She worked many years in the food industry, […]

Holcomb, Tonya Lynn

Holcomb, Tonya Lynn

May 3, 1975 — September 1, 2022

Service: September 8, 2022

Tonya Lynn Holcomb, 47, of Liberty, MO, passed away unexpectedly at her home on September 1, 2022. Tonya was born May 3, 1975, in Kansas City, MO. She graduated from Grandview High School in 1993 and after receiving her nursing degree from Northland Career Center, worked as a Licensed Practical Nurse. Tonya was united in […]

Roberts, Jackie Lee

Roberts, Jackie Lee

January 25, 1932 — August 31, 2022

Service: September 9, 2022

Jackie Lee Roberts, 90, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away August 31, 2022, at North Kansas City Hospital. Jackie was born January 25, 1932, in Kansas City, MO, the youngest of six children of Carl E. and Alta L. (Woods) Roberts. Jackie served in the US Air Force during the Korean War from 1951 […]

Sparks, Patricia A.

Sparks, Patricia A.

January 14, 1941 — August 31, 2022

Service: September 7, 2022

Patricia Anne Sparks, 81, of Excelsior Springs, MO, passed away August 31, 2022, at Excelsior Springs Hospital. Pat was born January 14, 1941, in Whiteville, NC, the daughter of Paul and Veturia “Judy” Strickland Fipps. She worked as an Accountant, retiring from both Farmland and MetLife. Pat was preceded in death by her daughter, Kimberly […]

Shelp, Donald R.

Shelp, Donald R.

June 11, 1930 — August 27, 2022

Service: September 13, 2022

Donald R. Shelp, 92, passed away August 27, 2022.  Visitation will be 10AM, with services to follow at 11AM, Tuesday, September 13 at Southwood Church of the Nazarene, 8201 Raytown Rd.; burial in Green Lawn Cemetery. Don grew up in the town of Owego, NY, the son of Herbert Shelp and Vivian Reynolds Shelp. He […]

Warren, Charlotte H.

Warren, Charlotte H.

May 26, 1939 — August 24, 2022

Service: September 24, 2022

Charlotte Warren, beloved daughter, sister, aunt, teacher, and friend died August 24, 2022. Preceded in death by parents Lloyd and Muriel Harrold, brother Roger Harrold, and sister-in-law Teresa Harrold. Survived by nieces and nephew Julie Harrold (Ted Peck), Scott Harrold (Karen), Elizabeth O’Toner (Eric), great-nieces and great-nephews Megan, Adam, Cassidy, Collin, and Leah, and her […]

Mezzacasa, Mary M.

Mezzacasa, Mary M.

November 8, 1931 — August 30, 2022

Service: September 10, 2022

Mary Margaret Mezzacasa, 90, born in Lexington, Missouri, went to be with her Lord and Savior August 30, 2022. Mary graduated from Northeast Senior High School in Kansas City, Missouri. After marriage in March of 1950, she worked various jobs before her husband (the late Rev. Joseph Mezzacasa) was called into the ministry. During this […]

Bohrer, Joyce A.

Bohrer, Joyce A.

July 21, 1944 — August 30, 2022

Service: September 10, 2022

Joyce A. Bohrer, 78, passed away August 30, 2022.  Memorial services will be 10AM, Saturday, September 10 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; burial in Green Lawn Cemetery.

Melvin, Mary L.

Melvin, Mary L.

June 22, 1930 — August 29, 2022

Service: September 5, 2022

Mary Louise Goodrich Melvin, 92, formerly of Blockton, IA, and Liberty, MO, peacefully entered into rest on August 29, 2022, at Valley Manor in Excelsior Springs where she lived the past three years. She was surrounded by loving family in her final days. Mary was born June 22, 1930, in Siskiyou County, CA, the eldest […]

Dickerson, Alberta Jo

Dickerson, Alberta Jo

May 23, 1924 — August 26, 2022

Service: September 6, 2022

Alberta Jo Dickerson, age 98, of Kansas City, Missouri, passed away on August 26, 2022 while in the care of Kingswood Senior Living Community. Jo was born on May 23,1924 in Sugar Creek, Missouri to parents, Joseph and Mora (McBride) Miller. She and her siblings were raised in Hamilton, Missouri. Following graduation from high school, […]

Grossman, Jane T.

Grossman, Jane T.

September 11, 1939 — August 28, 2022

Service: September 2, 2022

Jane Teresa Bucksath Grossman, 82, of Olathe, KS, and formerly of Gladstone and Sunrise Beach, MO, passed away August 28, 2022, at Anthology of Olathe where she lived the past four years. Jane was born September 11, 1939, in Brunswick, MO, the youngest of nine children of Christopher and Margaret (McGee) Bucksath. She was united […]

May, Ada Evelyn

May, Ada Evelyn

June 27, 1926 — August 26, 2022

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Ada Evelyn May, age 96, passed away August 26, 2022.  Private burial in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Massey, Ashlee A.

Massey, Ashlee A.

October 28, 1984 — August 23, 2022

Service: August 29, 2022

Ashlee Ann Dobbs Massey, 37, of Kearney, MO, passed away following a brief battle with cancer on August 23, 2022, at K.U. Medical Center with loved ones at her side. Ashlee was born October 28, 1984, in Enid, Oklahoma, the eldest of two daughters of Cherril Hoskins and Ricky Dobbs. She grew up in Kearney […]

McDonald, Patricia D.

McDonald, Patricia D.

December 31, 1961 — August 23, 2022

Service: September 10, 2022

Patricia Diane Robison McDonald, 60, passed away August 23, 2022, at home in the Kansas City Northland with family at her side. Trish was born December 31, 1961, in Brookfield, MO, the youngest of three children of George Howard Robison and Laurel Ann “Popeye” Johnson Robison. Trish was preceded in death by her husband, Larry […]

Pollard, Marcella J.

Pollard, Marcella J.

October 3, 1925 — August 22, 2022

Service: August 30, 2022

Marcella Jean Williams Pollard, 96, of Gladstone, Missouri, passed away peacefully on August 22, 2022. Marcella Jean Williams Pollard was born to Ralph and Mary Williams on October 3, 1925. She was raised on a farm in Turney, MO with her three siblings. She loved reading and practiced with her older brother and sister, so […]

Metz, Patti L. Kobel

Metz, Patti L. Kobel

December 3, 1968 — August 22, 2022

Service: August 30, 2022

Patti L. Kobel Metz, 53, passed away August 22, 2022. Patti was preceded in death by her brother Harvey “Jerry” Gerald Kobel, Jr. and her mother Pamela Ann Poling. Survivors include her son Carl Metz, Jr.; daughter Samantha Metz; daughter Helena Strong and her husband Tyler; son Jerry Slagle; grandchildren Alexandria, Carl, Mackson, Kyland, Ryder, […]

Harris, Roger

Harris, Roger

December 24, 1965 — August 19, 2022

Service: August 28, 2022

Roger Harris, 56, Odessa, died August 19, 2022. Roger was born December 24, 1965 in Wyandotte County, Kansas, the son of Jerry Harris and Doris Abernathy Harris. On August 3, 1990, He married Patti Harris. Roger was a member of Fairmont Christian Fellowship. Roger was preceded in death by his parents, brother Jerry “Buddy” Lee […]

Tanck, Douglas J.

Tanck, Douglas J.

September 24, 1950 — August 23, 2022

Service: August 27, 2022

Douglas John Tanck, 71, passed away August 23, 2022.  Funeral services will be 10AM, Saturday, August 27 at Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church, 1300 Lexington Rd., Pleasant Hill, Missouri; burial in Pleasant Hill Cemetery.

Nossaman, Pamelia Rae

Nossaman, Pamelia Rae

September 26, 1958 — August 21, 2022

Service: August 27, 2022

Pamelia Rae Nossaman made the world a better place on September 26, 1958 and made heaven a better place on August 21, 2022, age 63, surrounded by family who loved her so dearly. She gave more than she had, cared more for others than herself and was loved more than she knew! Pam was the […]

Harrod, Fontelle Y.

Harrod, Fontelle Y.

January 12, 1936 — August 21, 2022

Service: August 26, 2022

Fontelle Y. (Heeter) Harrod, 86, passed away August 21, 2022.  Fontelle was preceded in death by her husband John and her son John, Jr.  Survivors include her daughter Leisa Charles, son Kenneth Norberg and his wife Kelley, granddaughters Keely, Kristen (Nate) and Kaitlyn, great grandchildren Chandler, Cooper, Corbyn, Tenley, Cainen and Paxton, and several nieces […]

Olson, Sarah C.

Olson, Sarah C.

May 30, 1980 — August 16, 2022

Service: August 24, 2022

Sarah Christine Olson, 42, of Liberty, Missouri, passed away unexpectedly on August 16th, 2022. Sarah was born May 30th, 1980, in Kansas City, Missouri, the fourth of 9 children of Robert Earl Olson Jr. and Mary Margaret Flanagan Olson. Her father preceded her in death. Sarah attended Bishop Miege High School and later received her […]

Williams, Iola

Williams, Iola

March 29, 1928 — August 17, 2022

Service: September 3, 2022

Iola Williams, 94, of Kansas City, Missouri, passed away on Wednesday, August 17, 2022. Iola was born March 29, 1928 to Elnora and Louis Gentry. She was the third child of 11 children. She is survived by one sister Glodean Hunt of Pontiac, MI. Iola married Thurman Simmons (deceased) in Greggston, TX in 1947. They […]

Robb, Brian Jon “Doc”, D.O., M.B.A., F.A.C.E.P.

Robb, Brian Jon “Doc”, D.O., M.B.A., F.A.C.E.P.

January 2, 1958 — August 18, 2022

Service: August 23, 2022

BRIAN J. ROBB, D.O., M.B.A., F.A.C.E.P. Brian Jon Robb, “Doc”, 64, of Liberty, MO, passed away unexpectedly on August 18, 2022, in Bethany, MO. Brian was born January 2, 1958, in Centerville, IA, the third of four children of Richard and Barbara Stamos Robb. His parents preceded him in death. Brian was united in marriage […]

Freeman, Esther Lucille

Freeman, Esther Lucille

May 19, 1923 — August 11, 2022

Service: August 27, 2022

Esther Lucille (Lynn) Freeman, 99, of Americus, Georgia, went to be with her Lord on August 11, 2022. Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 PM on Saturday, August 27, 2022 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Road, Kansas City, MO 64138. A visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the funeral […]

Workman, William Wayne

Workman, William Wayne

January 28, 1933 — August 15, 2022

Service: August 23, 2022

William Wayne Workman, 89, of Maryville, Tennessee, went to be with his Savior on Monday, August 15, 2022. A visitation will be held from 6:00 – 8:00 pm on Monday, August 22, 2022, at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Road, Kansas City, Missouri 64138. Funeral services are scheduled for 10:00 am on Tuesday, August […]

Kort, Linda Loree (Thomas)

Kort, Linda Loree (Thomas)

June 16, 1944 — August 13, 2022

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Linda Loree Kort, age 78, of Kansas City, MO, passed away on Saturday, August 13, 2022 at home. Because we were not able to do a proper celebration of life for Dennis when he passed in 2020, it was her wish that we do a combined celebration of life for her and Dennis.  Details to […]

League, Rev. Paul Daniel

League, Rev. Paul Daniel

September 4, 1944 — August 16, 2022

Service: August 26, 2022

Reverend Paul Daniel League, 77, of Springfield, MO, received his eternal reward on August 16, 2022. He passed peacefully at St. Luke’s Hospice House in Kansas City, MO, with loved ones at his side. Dan was born September 4, 1944, in Wichita, KS, the middle of three children of Paul Byron and Virginia Ingrim League. […]

Curtis, Wayne Maurice

Curtis, Wayne Maurice

December 4, 1942 — August 15, 2022

Service: September 2, 2022

Wayne Maurice Curtis, 79, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away August 15, 2022, surrounded by family in his home. Wayne was born December 4, 1942, in Hartford, CT, the eldest of five children of Earl and Virginia (Small) Curtis. He served in the US Navy during the Vietnam era aboard the USS Constellation, receiving […]

Martin, Deborah “Debbie” Ann (Miller)

Martin, Deborah “Debbie” Ann (Miller)

April 12, 1959 — August 3, 2022

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It is with tremendous sadness that we announce Deborah “Debbie” Ann Martin (Miller), a beloved mother, daughter, aunt, cousin and friend, passed away on August 3, 2022 at KU Hospital from a combination of health issues at the age of 63. Debbie’s passing has been heartbreaking for all who had the blessing of knowing her. […]

Ginn, Frances Leona Whiteaker

Ginn, Frances Leona Whiteaker

June 14, 1927 — August 13, 2022

Service: August 19, 2022

Frances Leona Whiteaker Ginn, 95, of Liberty, Missouri, passed peacefully in her home at Laurel at Norterre on August 13, 2022, surrounded by loving family. Frances was born June 14, 1927, in rural Dekalb County, Missouri, the younger of two daughters of James and Pansy Taylor Whiteaker. She graduated Valedictorian from Maysville High School in […]

Ellsworth Jr., Jimmie

Ellsworth Jr., Jimmie

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Jimmie Ellsworth, Jr., 85, of Kansas City, Missouri, passed away on Sunday, August 14, 2022 at his home. Funeral services are scheduled for 10:00 AM on Saturday, August 20, 2022 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, MO 64138. A visitation will be from 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM prior to the […]

Ludecke, Larry Clark

Ludecke, Larry Clark

May 31, 1943 — August 12, 2022

Service: August 17, 2022

Larry Clark Ludecke, 79, of Kansas City, Missouri, passed away on Friday, August 12, 2022 at his home. A funeral service is scheduled for 1:00 PM on Wednesday, August 17, 2022 at Park Lawn Funeral Home at 8251 Hillcrest Rd. Kansas City, MO 64138. A visitation will be one hour prior to the service at […]

Wooderson, Wallace Max

Wooderson, Wallace Max

November 5, 1934 — August 1, 2022

Service: August 18, 2022

Wallace Max Wooderson, of Liberty MO, passed away August 1, 2022, at Liberty Hospital with his loving wife Loretta by his side. Max was born in Bowraville, Australia on November 5, 1934, the eldest of six to Robert and Dorothy Wooderson. From 1952 to1954 Max honorably served in the Artillery at Queensland/Singleton New South Wales. […]

Elsberry, Susan Kay

Elsberry, Susan Kay

July 22, 1953 — August 10, 2022

Service: August 14, 2022

Susan Kay Elsberry, age 69, of Kansas City, Missouri, passed away on August 10, 2022, after a courageous and determined battle with cancer. Diagnosed in August 2021, Susie committed to fighting her battle on her terms while living life to the fullest extent possible. Susie was born on July 22, 1953, to George and Bernadine […]

Lane, Karen K.

Lane, Karen K.

September 29, 1947 — August 9, 2022

Service: August 16, 2022

Karen K. Lane, 74, passed away August 9, 2022.  Visitation will begin at 12PM, with services to follow at 1PM, Tuesday, August 16 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; burial in Memorial Park Cemetery.  Mom was a collector of angels and now its her time to receive her wings.

Jacques, Donna Dee

Jacques, Donna Dee

April 11, 1937 — August 9, 2022

Service: August 23, 2022

Donna Dee (Bayless) Jacques, 85, of Valley Manor in Excelsior Springs, and formerly of Westbrook of Kearney, passed away August 9, 2022. Donna was born April 11, 1937, in Crawford County, MO, the third of five children of Samuel Christopher and Martha Ellen (Ferris) Bayless. Donna retired as a Quality Appraisal Specialist for the Federal […]

Berkley, Fredricka “Teddie”

Berkley, Fredricka “Teddie”

January 12, 1942 — August 4, 2022

Service: August 11, 2022

Fredricka Ann “Teddie” Berkley, 80, passed away August 4, 2022. Teddie was the daughter of Dr. Walter and Mary Lou Burke. She was the youngest daughter and leaves a sister Amelia (Meme) Wolfe behind. She was also preceded in death by her daughter Courtney Blakey. She leaves children Ashley (Mike) Zellers, Megan (Chris) Newton, Todd […]

Carkeek, Terry Lee

Carkeek, Terry Lee

September 14, 1952 — August 8, 2022

Service: August 12, 2022

Terry Lee Carkeek, 69, a lifelong Liberty resident, passed peacefully at home on August 8, 2022, surrounded by family. Terry was born September 14, 1952, in Kansas City, MO, the younger of two children of Eldred Arthur “Ted” Carkeek and Mary Libbert Carkeek. His parents preceded him in death. He graduated from Liberty High School […]

Gray, Gary “Bear”

Gray, Gary “Bear”

August 22, 1960 — August 4, 2022

Service: August 22, 2022

Gary Lee “Bear” Gray, 61, of Blue Springs, Missouri, passed away peacefully in his home on Thursday, August 4, 2022. A Celebration of Life will be held at 1:00 PM on Monday, August 22, 2022 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Road, Kansas City, Missouri, 64138. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that […]

Vohs, William J.

Vohs, William J.

October 17, 1931 — August 7, 2022

Service: August 11, 2022

William J Vohs, 90, passed away at home in his favorite chair on August 7, 2022, surrounded by loved ones. William served in the Air Force from 1950-1953 and worked at Commerce Bank from age 16-62. Bill attended Bethany Baptist Church on Sundays with his sister. He enjoyed working on cars, scouring estate sales for […]

Van Horn, Georgie M.

Van Horn, Georgie M.

February 19, 1927 — August 1, 2022

Service: August 12, 2022

Georgie May Van Horn, 95, passed away August 1, 2022.  Visitation will be 11AM, with services to follow at 12PM, Friday, August 12 at Keystone United Methodist Church, 406 W. 74th St., Knasas City, Missouri.

Kieffer, Kenneth M.

Kieffer, Kenneth M.

January 20, 1949 — August 3, 2022

Service: August 13, 2022

Kenneth Michael Kieffer, 73, passed away at home in Kuna, Idaho, on August 3, 2022. Ken was born to Alvin Kieffer and Maxine Englestead on January 20, 1949, in Honolulu, Hawaii. During his childhood, he and his siblings grew up all over the country, moving with the Air Force. Ken met the love of his […]

Sanders, Kevin A.

Sanders, Kevin A.

November 28, 1959 — July 24, 2022

Service: August 13, 2022

Kevin Anthony Sanders was born on November 28, 1959, in Kansas City, Missouri, to the union of Charles Sanders and Carol Fambro. Kevin grew up in Midtown Kansas City with his loving mother, his grandmother who he affectionately called “Nanny” and his younger sister Karen (Lisi). Kevin was educated in the Kansas City Public School […]

Waggoner, Seth T.

Waggoner, Seth T.

April 3, 1990 — August 2, 2022

Service: August 10, 2022

Seth Thomas Waggoner, 32, of Olathe, KS, passed away August 2, 2022. He was born April 3, 1990 in Independence, MO. He grew up in Lee’s Summit and attended Lee’s Summit High School. Seth was preceded in death by his mother, Darlene Waggoner, in September, 2021. Survivors include his father, James G. Waggoner, Sr., siblings, […]

Gouge, Deloma J.

Gouge, Deloma J.

December 9, 1940 — August 1, 2022

Service: August 27, 2022

Deloma Jean Crain Gouge, “Dilly”, 81, of Liberty, Missouri, passed away August 1, 2022, at Kansas City Hospice House. She was surrounded by loved ones in her final days. Deloma was born December 9, 1940, in Fort Riley, Kansas, the eldest of three children of Amos Paul Crain and Dorothy Maxine Ziebell Crain. She grew […]

Stanley, Carol J.

Stanley, Carol J.

January 1, 1939 — July 31, 2022

Service: August 6, 2022

Carol Jean Dodson Stanley, 83, of Pleasant Valley, MO, passed away July 31, 2022 at Liberty Hospital. Carol was born January 1, 1939, in Mexico, MO, the daughter of William Edward and Leona Belle (Davidson) Dodson. Carol was united in marriage to David Keith Stanley on December 16, 1962, and they were blessed with two […]

Louis, David

Louis, David

July 26, 1950 — July 19, 2022

Service: August 6, 2022

David Louis, 71, of Grandview, fell asleep in death on Tuesday, July 19th, 2022, at the Kansas City Hospice House. He was born on July 26th, 1950, in Dundee, Mississippi, to Clarence and Beatrice Louis. He was the second oldest of nine children. David was preceded in death by his parents, sister Jessie Mae Gladney, […]

Pearson, Johnny W.

Pearson, Johnny W.

December 26, 1964 — August 1, 2022

Service: August 8, 2022

Johnny William Pearson, 57, was born on December 26, 1964 to Delora Mae Bullock and John William Pearson. Johnny received his education from the Kansas City Missouri School District. Johnny was a cook at Leawood Country Club and Baptist Medical Center until it closed. Johnny moved to Cabot, Arkansas in 2006. He continued his employment […]

Jones, Dwain L.

Jones, Dwain L.

July 24, 1927 — July 29, 2022

Service: August 5, 2022

Dwain Lee Jones, 95, passed away peacefully on July 29, 2022. Visitation will begin at 12 noon, followed by Mass of Christian burial at 1:00 pm, on Friday, August 5, at St. James Catholic Church, Liberty Mo. Entombment will follow at Resurrection Cemetery. Dwain was born the eldest of four children, in Elmo, Mo. on […]

James D. Anderson, Jr.

James D. Anderson, Jr.

December 24, 1950 — July 29, 2022

Service: August 3, 2022

James Dixon Anderson, Jr., 71, of Liberty, MO, passed away July 29, 2022, at Liberty Hospital. Jim was born December 24, 1950, in Kansas City, MO, one of three children of James Dixon Anderson and Marguerite Heer Anderson. He was united in marriage to Pamela Helene (Rush) on November 11, 1985. Jim was preceded in […]

Crain, Roberta A.

Crain, Roberta A.

May 27, 1952 — July 29, 2022

Service: August 5, 2022

Roberta A. Crain of Kansas City, Missouri, passed away on Friday, July 29th at the age of 70. She was preceded into the afterlife by her sister, Alberta Feagle, parents Earnest and Bertha Crain and former husband/life long friend Gary Rasmussen. Although her elementary education began in South Kansas City, her family would soon move […]

Gary L. Burgess, Sr.

Gary L. Burgess, Sr.

November 25, 1949 — July 27, 2022

Service: August 3, 2022

Gary Lynn Burgess Sr, 72, of Harrisonville, MO went home to be with Jesus on July 27, 2022. Gary was born on November 25, 1949 in Kansas City, MO to Richard and Gertrude Burgess. He graduated from Southwest High School in 1969 and married the love of his life, Barbara. Soon after they married, he […]

Pierce, Larry A.

Pierce, Larry A.

September 26, 1941 — July 12, 2022

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Larry Pierce, 80, of Raytown, MO, passed peacefully on July 12, 2022 at Lakewood Care Center. He was born on September 26, 1941 in Kansass City, MO to Henry and Mary Bess Pierce. Larry attended Raytown High School, Kansas City Technical Institute and the Kansas City Art Institute. He served 6 years in the Air […]

Blocker, Henrietta

Blocker, Henrietta

March 17, 1929 — July 16, 2022

Service: August 6, 2022

Henrietta Blocker, 93, passed away July 16, 2022.  Funeral services will be 11AM, Saturday, August 6 at Progressive Baptist Church, 2945 Bales Avenue, Kansas City, Missouri; burial in Memorial Park Cemetery.  A visitation will precede the service.

Showalter, Velma

Showalter, Velma

February 17, 1927 — July 27, 2022

Service: August 2, 2022

Velma Showalter, 95, passed away July 27, 2022. Velma was born February 17, 1927 in Kansas City, Missouri to Harold Stocker Buterbaugh and Mollie (Hetz) Buterbaugh. She graduated from Avila College in 1972 and taught school at St. John’s Holy Rosary Catholic Church for many years. Velma was a member of Eastgate Christian Church. Velma […]

Welch, Leslie Don

Welch, Leslie Don

May 25, 1937 — July 25, 2022

Service: July 30, 2022

Leslie Don Welch, known as Don or Donnie by most, was born on May 25, 1937 in Ottumwa, Iowa, and went to his heavenly home on July 25, 2022. He passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family and dogs. He is survived by his wife, Sharon Krebs Welch; his five children, Robert Welch […]

Forman, Emma C.

Forman, Emma C.

March 22, 1924 — July 25, 2022

Service: July 29, 2022

Emma C. Forman, 98, passed away July 25, 2022. She was born March 22, 1924, in Liberty MO, the daughter of William A. and Kathleen (Galvin) Forman. Emma was a graduate of Liberty High Class of 1942. She worked at Commercial Bank in Liberty as well as Lucille Davis Women’s clothing store in downtown Liberty. […]

McBrayer, Alex Lee

McBrayer, Alex Lee

November 28, 1996 — July 19, 2022

Service: August 4, 2022

Alex Lee McBrayer, 25, passed away July 19, 2022. Alex was born November 28, 1996 at St. Luke’s Hospital in Kansas City, Missouri on Thanksgiving day. He graduated from high school at Lee’s Summit West. Alex worked many Customer Service jobs including for the Kansas City Royals and the Kansas City Chiefs. He had a […]

Mullins, Jerold W.

Mullins, Jerold W.

October 15, 1934 — July 21, 2022

Service: August 6, 2022

Jerold W. Mullins, 87, passed away July 21, 2022.  Visitation will be 12PM, with services to follow at 1PM, Saturday, August 6 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; burial in Green Lawn Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Missouri State Elks Benevolent Fund.

Thomas, Carol M.

Thomas, Carol M.

January 22, 1934 — July 21, 2022

Service: July 31, 2022

Carol Maxine (McLaughlin) Thomas, 88, of Kearney, MO, passed away July 21, 2022, at KU Medical Center surrounded by family. Carol was born January 22, 1934, in Princeton, MO, the eldest of five children of Elmer and Dora (Oliver) McLaughlin. She grew up and attended school in Spickard, MO, and later graduated from high school […]

Sweatman, Loreta L.

Sweatman, Loreta L.

June 29, 1952 — July 19, 2022

Service: August 3, 2022

Loreta L. Sweatman, 70, of Independence, Missouri, passed away Tuesday, July 19th, 2022 at home. Loreta was born in Kansas City, Missouri on June 29, 1952, to Loren Pennington and Viola Blanchette. She spent most of her time in Missouri, where she raised her two children. She enjoyed being a caregiver at several places. Loreta […]

Albert L. Swenson, Jr.

Albert L. Swenson, Jr.

May 21, 1968 — July 18, 2022

Service: July 29, 2022

Albert L. Swenson, Jr., 54, passed away July 18, 2022.  A memorial service for family and friends will be 10AM, Friday, July 29 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; burial in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Ragusa, Jennifer G.

Ragusa, Jennifer G.

July 13, 1968 — July 18, 2022

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Jennifer G. Ragusa, 54, passed away July 18, 2022. A memorial service will be held 1 PM, Saturday, July 23, 2022 at the Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Road, Kansas City, MO. Jennifer was born July 13, 1968 in Lincoln, Nebraska and is the daughter of Glen and Sandy (Scaggs) Tubbs. She married Chuck […]

Shields, Karen

Shields, Karen

December 24, 1966 — June 30, 2022

Service: July 30, 2022

Karen Shields, 55, of Kansas City, MO, passed away June 30, 2022, at home after a long and courageous battle with cancer. She was born December 24, 1966 in Merriam, KS to John and Frances Butler. Karen married Tim Shields in 1990, and to them were born a daughter, Mary, and son, John. Karen graduated […]

Johnson, Daniel R.

Johnson, Daniel R.

March 19, 1959 — July 17, 2022

Service: July 23, 2022

Daniel Robert Johnson, 63, passed away unexpectedly in his sleep on Sunday, July 17, 2022, at his home in the Kansas City Northland. Danny was born March 19, 1959, in North Kansas City, MO. He grew up in Hamilton, MO where he graduated from high school. Danny later received his degree in Mechanical Engineering from […]

Williams, Ruth L.

Williams, Ruth L.

May 15, 1920 — July 15, 2022

Service: July 30, 2022

Ruth LeClair Holmberg Williams, 102, of Scottsdale, AZ, and formerly of Liberty, MO and Higginsville, MO, passed away July 15, 2022, in Scottsdale. Ruth was born May 15, 1920, in Kansas City, MO, the daughter of George E. and Lillian Shonbeck Holmberg. The family moved to Branch, MO. Ruth graduated from high school in Macks […]

Whiteaker, Andy

Whiteaker, Andy

July 30, 1951 — July 16, 2022

Service: August 7, 2022

Andreas William Whiteaker was born on July 30, 1951 to William and Margot Whiteaker in Markt Schwaben, Germany. Andy enjoyed living in Adelanto, California during his elementary school years. He thought the desert was beautiful and loved exploring with his dog. He had many wonderful memories of this time in his life. The next six […]

McGraw, Lee D.

McGraw, Lee D.

October 11, 1944 — July 17, 2022

Service: July 22, 2022

Lee D. McGraw, 77, passed away July 17, 2022. Lee was an artist, an adventurer, a world traveler, an entrepreneur, a tinkerer an above average magician, a father and a PapaLee. His children Darla Hennigh, Debra Babich and Max McGraw, his son-in-laws “the Jasons” along with his grandchildren Sawyer and Harper Hennigh and Cooper and […]

Fox, Rachel A.

Fox, Rachel A.

March 7, 1988 — July 13, 2022

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Rachel Ann Fox, 34 years old, unexpectedly passed away Wednesday, July 13th, 2022 at her home. Rachel was born March 7th, 1988 in Kansas City, Missouri to proud parents, Mike and Tina Fox. Rachel was the youngest of three siblings. She went on to graduate from Park Hill South High School in 2006. Next, she […]

Simon, Charlotte L.

Simon, Charlotte L.

July 27, 1936 — July 13, 2022

Service: July 22, 2022

Charlotte Richardson Simon, 85, passed away July 13, 2022.  Charlotte was born July 27, 1936 to Isaiah and Bernice Richardson in Kansas City, Kansas. She was one of five children: Floyd Eugene Richardson, Barbara Gene Richardson, Norvel Richardson and Verna Taylor Tyson; all but Verna have preceded Charlotte in death. Charlotte attended school in Kansas City, […]

Martin, Donald E.

Martin, Donald E.

October 13, 1949 — June 26, 2022

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Donald Edward Martin, born October 13, 1949, passed from this world, on June 26, 2022, at the age of 72. He was born to Carmen (Cellier) Martin and Russell Martin in Kansas City, Missouri, and they preceded him in death. Also, preceding him in death are his step-dad, Herb Stevens, and an infant brother, Dennis […]

Kelly, Robert

Kelly, Robert

April 19, 1953 — July 11, 2022

Service: July 16, 2022

Robert Allen (Bob) Kelly, 69, of Liberty, Mo., passed away July 11 after a long bout with cancer. Bob is survived by his wife of 43 years Marianne; daughter Susanne; son Stephen and his wife, Katy; and three grandchildren, Laine, Anderson and Turner. He is the brother of Tim and Lester Kelly and sisters Doris […]

Trefz, Martin R.

Trefz, Martin R.

January 30, 1942 — July 10, 2022

Service: July 15, 2022

Martin “Sonny” Robert Trefz, aged 80, of Lake Lotawana, Missouri, passed away on Sunday, July 10, 2022 at the Kansas City Hospice House. He was born in Kansas City, Missouri on January 30, 1942 to Fredrick Daniel Trefz and Adelaide “Scottie” Grace Wilson Lockheart. Sonny was preceded in death by his Grandfather, Martin Alouis Trefz […]

Cole, John R.

Cole, John R.

August 24, 1931 — July 7, 2022

Service: July 12, 2022

John Russell Cole entered this world on August 24th 1931 in Platte County, Missouri in a house located on the property that is currently the KCl Airport. He was the youngest of three children bom to George Russell and Lucy Cole. John died peacefully at home on July 7th, 2022, surrounded by his loved ones. […]

Houston, Peggy J.

Houston, Peggy J.

March 30, 1928 — July 8, 2022

Service: September 3, 2022

Peggy Jean Houston passed away on July 8th, 2022 at Trustwell Living of Overland Park (Formerly Bickford of Overland Park). Born to Fred Irwin and Beatrice Tomlinson on March 30, 1928, she was a longtime resident of south Kansas City, Mo. She graduated from Northeast High School in Kansas City Mo and later married Walter […]

Towler, Carolyn K.

Towler, Carolyn K.

May 24, 1946 — July 6, 2022

Service: July 24, 2022

Carolyn Kay Towler, 76, formerly of Pleasant Hill, passed away July 6, 2022 at The Villages of Jackson Creek in Independence where she lived the past two months. Carolyn was born May 24, 1946, in Leavenworth, KS, the sixth of seven children of Clarence and Louise (Howard) Jones. Her parents preceded her in death. Carolyn […]

Wohlert, Steven F.

Wohlert, Steven F.

October 6, 1960 — July 6, 2022

Service: July 16, 2022

Steven Frank Wohlert, 61, passed away July 6, 2022.  A memorial service will be 10AM, Saturday, July 16 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; burial in Memorial Park Swan Pond.

Dillon, Rev. Phillip D.

Dillon, Rev. Phillip D.

February 1, 1941 — July 5, 2022

Service: July 9, 2022

Reverend Phillip Dean Dillon, 81, of Excelsior Springs, went to be with Jesus on July 5, 2022. He passed away unexpectedly at Liberty Hospital with loving family at his side. Phil was born February 1, 1941, in rural Clay County, MO, the youngest of eight children of William Ira and Ethel (Colley) Dillon. He graduated […]

Miles, Vicki L.

Miles, Vicki L.

March 18, 1968 — July 3, 2022

Service: July 8, 2022

Vicki was born March 18, 1968, to Linda and Charlie Chouteau. Vicki remained with her birth mother Linda when her step father Don Miles raised her, adding a brother John in 1970. Vicki graduated from Excelsior Springs High School in 1986, and cosmetology school following that. Vicki met Dennis Boyles and married in 1990. They […]

Johnson, Elbert

Johnson, Elbert

October 2, 1943 — June 30, 2022

Service: July 16, 2022

Elbert Johnson, a devoted husband, a loving father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother, uncle, and beloved friend, passed away on Thursday, June 30, 2022, at CenterPoint Medical Center in Independence, Missouri. He was born October 2,1943, in Elaine, Arkansas to the parents of Epson and Irene (Hines) Johnson; who both preceded him in death. Elbert was married […]

Tankersly, Herman Stanley

Tankersly, Herman Stanley

February 29, 1928 — July 4, 2022

Service: July 7, 2022

Herman Stanley Tankersley, 94, of Liberty, MO, passed away July 4, 2022 at Liberty Hospital. He was surrounded by family in his final days. Herman was born February 29, 1928, in Shirley, Arkansas, the youngest of nine children of Jess and Minnie (Elliott) Tankersley. He served in the US Army during the Korean War. Herman […]

McLain, Joan

McLain, Joan

January 9, 1937 — July 3, 2022

Service: July 9, 2022

Joan Jessie (Harper) McLain, 85, passed away peacefully on July 3, 2022, at Anthology of Burlington Creek where she resided the past two years. Joan was born January 9, 1937, in Phoenix, Arizona, the youngest of seven children of Fred R. and Jessie May (Clarke) Harper. Along with her parents, Joan was preceded in death […]

Carr, William “Bill”

Carr, William “Bill”

August 2, 1924 — June 29, 2022

Service: July 15, 2022

William “Bill” Carr, 97, passed away on June 29, 2022 with family at his side. Heaven just gained another Notre Dame Nike and Iowa Hawkeye Hall of Famer. He was born on August 2, 1924 in Ottumwa, Iowa to James and Frances Carr.  Bill graduated from Ottumwa Catholic Central High School, where he was president, voted most outstanding student, and an all-state awarded athlete with baseball and basketball as his […]

Roos, Dr. Arthur K.

Roos, Dr. Arthur K.

July 15, 1925 — June 28, 2022

Service: July 1, 2022

Dr. Arthur K. Roos of Liberty, Missouri lived a remarkable 96 years before passing away peacefully on Tuesday, June 28th, 2022. Art was born in a log cabin in Mt. Vernon, Indiana on July 15th, 1925 to Arthur Christian and Elfrieda Morlock Roos. His family relocated to Wood River, Illinois to pursue better opportunities during […]

Roberts, Nora D.

Roberts, Nora D.

May 27, 1922 — June 28, 2022

Service: July 1, 2022

Nora Dee Roberts was born May 27, 1922 in Wooldridge, Tennessee and died on June 28, 2022. She was 100 years old. Nora was the daughter of John L. Taylor and Sallie (Gilreath) Taylor. She was one of eleven children. Nora graduated from Cumberland College, now part of University of the Cumberland, in 1942. She […]

Conyers, Dan L.

Conyers, Dan L.

July 9, 1950 — June 9, 2022

Service: July 8, 2022

Dan L. Conyers, 71, passed away quietly on June 9, 2022 in Shawnee, Kansas. He is survived by his wife of 36 years, Karen Kraft Conyers; sons Eric (Minda), Andrew (Haley), and Michael (Dominique Magno); sisters Debby Haines and Becky Peer; grandchildren Rachael, James, Zoe, Wade, and Briggs; ex-wife Nancy Wagner; and many nieces and […]

Levingston, Wesley H.

Levingston, Wesley H.

September 5, 1925 — June 25, 2022

Service: July 1, 2022

Wesley Henry Levingston, 96, passed away June 25, 2022.  Wesley was born on September 5th, 1925 in Zelma, Mo. He joined our lord and savior in Heaven on June 25th, 2022. He was proceeded in death by his first wife Maxine Jewell, His parents Andrew and Myrtle Levingston, His brother Willard Levingston, His sister Fern Hinkle, […]

Moseley, James Earl

Moseley, James Earl

November 21, 1942 — June 16, 2022

Service: July 2, 2022

James Earl Moseley was born on November 21, 1942, in Kansas City, Kansas, and peacefully passed away June 16, 2022, in Liberty, Missouri. James was preceded in death by his parents, Roy and Eula Moseley. He married his high school sweetheart, Mary Lee Moseley in 1960. In 1972, Pastor James and Mary Lee entered full […]

Swann, Erma Jean

Swann, Erma Jean

September 28, 1937 — June 26, 2022

Service: June 29, 2022

Erma Jean Swann, 84, passed away June 26, 2022.  Visitation will be 10AM, with Mass of Christian burial at 11AM, Wednesday, June 29 at Our Lady of Presentation Parish, 130 NW Murray Rd., Lee’s Summit, Missouri; private burial in Mt. Olivet Cemetery.

Byrd, Richard R. “Rick”

Byrd, Richard R. “Rick”

January 24, 1931 — June 24, 2022

Service: July 2, 2022

Richard R. “Rick” Byrd, 91, of Kearney, MO, passed away June 24, 2022 at his home with his devoted wife and family members by his side. Rick was born January 24, 1931 in St. Louis, MO, to Stanley and Aletha (Bell) Byrd. The family moved to Kansas City, where Rick graduated from Westport High School. […]

Gray, William Hershall

Gray, William Hershall

August 5, 1954 — June 22, 2022

Service: June 28, 2022

Beloved father and husband, William Hershall Gray passed away on June 22, 2022. Hershall was a life-long resident of Excelsior Springs and Wood Heights, Mo. He fought a valiant fight against cancer and heart failure over the past four years. He was born in Excelsior Springs to Ellen Nadeen (Hughes) and William Cleo Gray on […]

Redus, James D.

Redus, James D.

March 6, 1942 — June 23, 2022

Service: June 27, 2022

James D. Redus, 80, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away unexpectedly on June 23, 2022. Jim was born March 6, 1942, in Kingsville, TX. He grew up the eldest of seven children in Kingsville and graduated from Kaufer High School in Rivera, TX. Jim later received a Bachelor’s degree from Ambassador College in Pasadena, […]

Durbin, Betty A.

Durbin, Betty A.

October 5, 1924 — June 22, 2022

Service: June 28, 2022

Betty Ann Durbin was born on October 5, 1924, to Oren Ellis and Tressie Melvina Pope in Christian County, Missouri. In 1958 she married Arthur Durbin Jr. and together they had four children. Betty was a wonderful and loving mother who gave her all to her family. We will never fill the space she left […]

Jenkins, Doyle M.

Jenkins, Doyle M.

February 5, 1960 — June 22, 2022

Service: June 29, 2022

Doyle Mitchell Jenkins, 62, of Kearney, Missouri, loving husband, father and grandfather, devoted brother and son, and a friend to many, passed away at his home in Kearney surrounded by family on June 22, 2022. A gathering for friends and family will begin at 12:30 pm, with a funeral service following at 2:00 pm, on […]

Comesano, Joseph “Sam”

Comesano, Joseph “Sam”

December 11, 1957 — May 30, 2022

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Joseph Samuel Comesano “Sam” passed away peacefully on May 30, 2022. He was born December 11, 1957 in Tampa, Florida. He grew up in both Ottumwa, Iowa and Tampa, Florida, graduating from Middleton High School in Tampa in 1975. Sam was a longtime employee of the Railroad and in the most recent years worked at […]

Riley, Edna F.

Riley, Edna F.

February 27, 1934 — June 20, 2022

Service: July 16, 2022

Edna Frances Riley, 88, passed away peacefully at home in Gladstone, MO on June 20, 2022. Edna was born February 27, 1934, in Oxnard, CA, one of ten children of Oscar and Rose (Beroth) Gregg. Along with her parents, Edna was preceded in death by her first husband of 13 years, Joe Sullivan, and seven […]

Roy L. Parvin, Sr.

Roy L. Parvin, Sr.

December 4, 1959 — June 21, 2022

Service: July 2, 2022

“You know what I mean?” Roy Lynn Parvin, 62, passed away at his home in Kansas City on June 21st, 2022. Roy was born on December 4th, 1959 to Carl and Grace Parvin. Roy loved spending time with friends and family, particularly those at the round table. He enjoyed the History Channel, sweet treats and […]

Compos, Judith L.

Compos, Judith L.

October 12, 1956 — June 20, 2022

Service: June 28, 2022

Judith Lynn Compos, 65, passed away June 20, 2022.  Visitation will be 12PM, with services to follow at 1PM, Tuesday, June 28 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; burial in Brooking Cemetery.

Jackson, Samuel L.

Jackson, Samuel L.

March 14, 1945 — June 21, 2022

Service: June 24, 2022

Samuel L. Jackson, 77, passed away June 21, 2022.  We are here today to honor the memory of Sam Jackson or Sammy as he was known to many of us. He was a Veteran of the US Army and served in the ‘American war” in Vietnam. He was a husband, father, and grandfather. He retired in […]

Emig, Sandra J.

Emig, Sandra J.

March 7, 1951 — June 19, 2022

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Sandra Jill Emig, known as Sandy, was born in Roseville, Ohio on March 7, 1951.  Sandy excelled in music on baritone and piano. She graduated from high school as valedictorian at Valley Stream North High School in New York. Sandy attended the Ohio State University, and gained her Doctorate degree with a 4.0 grade point average.  She […]

Gile, David W.

Gile, David W.

November 16, 1968 — June 17, 2022

Service: June 23, 2022

David Wayne Gile, 53, passed away June 17, 2022. David was preceded in death by his father Clarence Gile. Survivors include his mother Mary L. Gile; sister Larindia Hackett; sister Julie Dowdey; sister Sandra Cox; sister Judith Cole; companion Jennifer Quintana; and many nieces and nephews. Visitation will be 12PM, with services to follow at […]

Kankey, Virginia L.

Kankey, Virginia L.

September 17, 1934 — June 14, 2022

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Virginia Louise (Rhoades) Kankey, 87, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away June 14, 2022, at her home. Ginny was born September 17, 1934, in Calico Rock, Arkansas, the youngest child of Samuel Franklin and Eunice (Hare) Rhoades. Ginny worked many years for the Sears Roebuck Distribution Center before she retired. Along with her parents, Ginny was preceded […]

Schuhmacher, Natalie J.

Schuhmacher, Natalie J.

February 23, 1933 — June 14, 2022

Service: June 18, 2022

Natalie J. Schuhmacher of Overland Park, Kansass passed away on Tuesday, June 14, 2022 at Sunrise Senior Living of Overland Park at the age of 89 years. She was born on February 23, 1933 in Rosholt, Wisconsin to the late Hans and Cora (Knutsen) Hanson. After high school, she worked for Employers Mutual Insurance as […]

Robert D. Cox, Jr.

Robert D. Cox, Jr.

October 25, 1963 — June 6, 2022

Service: June 18, 2022

Robert Dale Cox, Jr., son, brother, father, grandfather, uncle, cousin, friend. and an avid motorcycle enthusiast, died unexpectedly on June 6, 2022 at his home in Kansas City, Missouri. Robert was born October 25, 1963 to Robert Dale Cox, Sr. and Linda Kay (Brownfield) Cox.  He attended Blue Springs High School and Vatterott College and earned […]

Klein, Martha E.

Klein, Martha E.

July 14, 1932 — May 22, 2022

Service: June 11, 2022

On May 22, 2022, Martha Eva Klein of Salina, KS, fell asleep for the last time. She was preceded in death by her husband Forest Klein Sr., her daughter Jilene Emerson (Klein), her mother Leola McCory (Throckmorton), her father Andrew McCory, two sisters Bonnie York, Thelma Kinney and a brother David McCory. Survivors include her […]

Espinoza, Gonzalo

Espinoza, Gonzalo

December 12, 1938 — June 13, 2022

Service: June 20, 2022

Gonzalo Espinoza, 83, passed away June 13, 2022. He is preceded in death by his son, Filiberto Espinoza. He is survived by his wife, Josefina Espinoza; his sons, Sergio (Teresa) Espinoza, and Oscar (Michelle) Espinoza; his daughters, Maura Lopez, and Claudia Espinoza; 13 grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Visitation will be 12PM, with services to follow […]

Dial, Sharon L.

Dial, Sharon L.

July 29, 1939 — June 13, 2022

Service: June 18, 2022

Sharon Lorraine (DeLisle) Dial, 82, passed away June 13, 2022. She was born on July 29, 1939 to George DeLisle and Beulah (Rice) in Joplin, MO. Sharon is preceded in death by husband, Joe David Dial Sr; brother, Paul DeLisle; daughter, Leota Kelland; and grandchildren, Angela Autry, Tiffany Brockman, Allison Herchenroder and Jonathan Brockman. Survivors […]

Cleaveland, Justina M.

Cleaveland, Justina M.

August 2, 1974 — June 12, 2022

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Justina Marie Cleaveland, 47, passed away June 12, 2022.  Justina was born August 2, 1974 and is survived by her son, Anthony Cleaveland; two sisters: Starla Oliver and Skyla Oliver; and one brother Jerimy Cleaveland. Justina lived a full life, loved her family dearly, and enjoyed traveling and trips to the casino. Many people remember […]

Shelton, Sandra L.

Shelton, Sandra L.

December 11, 1944 — May 24, 2022

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On Tuesday, May 24, 2022, Sandra Lee (Kirke) Shelton passed away. Sandy was born in December 11, 1944 in Kansas City, Missouri to Stanley Kirke and Virginia (Kirke) Taylor. She was a 1962 graduate of Ruskin high school. She worked 25 years for Forrest T. Jones in Kansas City, Missouri. Sandy was a master Scrabble […]

Vinsonhaler, Thelma M.

Vinsonhaler, Thelma M.

September 26, 1926 — June 13, 2022

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Thelma Marie Vinsonhaler, 95, passed away June 13, 2022 at Delmar Gardens in Lenexa, Kansas.  Thelma was born September 26, 1926 in Fort Scott, Kansas.  She married Harold Ellis in 1953 and preceded her in death in April of 1968.  Thelma married Richard Vinsonhaler in December of 1972 and he preceded her in death in […]

Heaviland, Richard R.

Heaviland, Richard R.

September 3, 1957 — May 28, 2022

Service: June 25, 2022

Richard Russell Heaviland was born on 3 September 1957 in Lansing, MI. The third child of his late parents, Russell Lee Heaviland and Marion Gene White Heaviland, he is survived by two older siblings, Deborah Sue Heaviland Pickens of Farnham, England, and Ronald Ray Heaviland of Kansas City, MO; a son, Miles Adams-Heaviland of Blue […]

Stalcup, Geraldine

Stalcup, Geraldine

December 3, 1931 — June 11, 2022

Service: June 15, 2022

Geraldine Stalcup, 90, passed away June 11, 2022. Geraldine is survived by her sister Carol Reynolds; grandson Aaron Leslie; granddaughter Mikki Leslie; daughter in law Deana Leslie; and many nieces and nephews. Visitation will be 1PM, with services to follow at 2PM, Wednesday, June 15 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, […]

Weathers, Joseph L.

Weathers, Joseph L.

February 6, 1936 — June 9, 2022

Service: June 18, 2022

Weathers, Joseph L. SUNRISE: February 6, 1936                   SUNSET: June 9, 2022 Joe (Joseph) L. Weathers was born in Avalon Mississippi on February 7, 1936. His parents were the late Mable Miller and Marshall Weathers. He was educated in the Mississippi school system. Joe relocated to the Kansas […]

Berger, Thelma Jean

Berger, Thelma Jean

April 10, 1932 — June 10, 2022

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Thelma Jean Anspaugh Maupin Berger, age 90, daughter of Kenneth and Ferol (Blankenship) Anspaugh was born on April 10, 1932, in Russell County, Kansas. She passed away on June 10, 2022, at Lawson Manor and Rehab in Lawson, Missouri. Thelma was preceded in death by her parents; brothers Hiram, Keith, and Bruce Anspaugh; sister Mavis […]

Houghton, Alan M.

Houghton, Alan M.

January 9, 1960 — June 2, 2022

Service: June 11, 2022

Alan Houghton was a man who loved to build things. He built things of steel that were made to last. He built things for his home that were attractive as well as functional. He built businesses on a strong foundation of honest, trusting relationships. But the most beautiful and remarkable was the 39-year-long loving marriage […]

Sellers, Bonnie J.

Sellers, Bonnie J.

August 26, 1942 — June 8, 2022

Service: June 17, 2022

Bonnie June Sellers, 79, passed away June 8, 2022.  Bonnie was preceded in death by her husband Corky, husband Wayne and her daughter Tracy Arzola.  Survivors include her son Tom; daughter Chris; stepdaughters Linda, Cathy, Janet and Wanda; her sister Judy; her sister Kathy; and numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren. Visitation will be 12PM, with […]

Bunce, Michael S.

Bunce, Michael S.

February 22, 1957 — June 7, 2022

Service: June 22, 2022

Michael S. Bunce, 65, was called home to our Lord on June 7, 2022 in our home due to complications of liver failure. Michael was born February 22, 1957, in Wichita, Kansas to Harold Eugene Bunce and Dolores Iolene Ewing and he grew up with his brothers Rick and John. As a teen, he loved […]

Crowley, Thomas “Ryan”

Crowley, Thomas “Ryan”

April 9, 1988 — June 6, 2022

Service: June 14, 2022

Thomas “Ryan” Crowley, 34, passed away on June 6, 2022, at home in Gladstone, MO. Ryan was born April 9, 1988, in Kansas City, Missouri. He graduated from North Kansas City High School. Ryan was a Master One Welder and received his Associate’s degree in Welding and Blue Printing from Vatterott College. He loved welding […]

Graham, Vera L.

Graham, Vera L.

September 12, 1939 — June 6, 2022

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Vera Louise Graham, 82, passed away June 6, 2022.  Private services with burial in Green Lawn Cemetery.

Myers, Sharon I.

Myers, Sharon I.

November 30, 1953 — June 3, 2022

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On Friday June 3th, 2022, Sharon I. Myers, Loving wife and Amazing mother of two passed away at the age of 68. Sharon was born November 30, 1953. On August 08, 1971 she married the Love of her Life Gary D. Myers and they raised two children, Donnie and Brooke. Sharon loved the outdoors, fishing, […]

Houk, Esther Naomi

Houk, Esther Naomi

January 21, 1935 — June 3, 2022

Service: June 10, 2022

Esther Naomi Houk, age 87, passed away June 3, 2022, in Kansas City, Missouri. Naomi was born on January 21, 1935, in Goodrich, Kansas, to Maurice Grant Richardson and Velma Lucille Brownback Richardson. As a child, she and her parents lived in both Kansas and Missouri, with one year spent in Winona, Minnesota, before settling […]

Lindsay, Hella Luise

Lindsay, Hella Luise

April 11, 1927 — June 2, 2022

Service: June 7, 2022

Hella Luise Lindsay, 95, passed away peacefully on June 2, 2022. She died at home in Lawson, MO with her husband Dennis at her side. Hella was born April 11, 1927, in Sommerschenburg, Germany and came to the United States in 1947, later becoming a proud US citizen. Hella leaves her husband, Dennis Lee Lindsay, […]

Lynn, Jennifer A.

Lynn, Jennifer A.

October 10, 1971 — June 1, 2022

Service: June 9, 2022

Jennifer Ann (Chesmore) Lynn, 50, of Liberty, MO, passed peacefully at home on June 1, 2022, with family at her side. Jennifer was born October 10, 1971, in Independence, Iowa, the youngest of four children of Curtis and Nancy. She grew up in Independence and graduated from high school there. She later received her Bachelor’s […]

Ann E. Sieving – Erickson

Ann E. Sieving – Erickson

March 31, 1942 — May 31, 2022

Service: June 7, 2022

Ann Elizabeth Sieving – Erickson, 80, passed away May 31, 2022. Ann Elizabeth Sieving was born on March 31, 1942, in Ft. Wayne, Indiana, to Eldor Christian Sieving, and Martha Albertina (Wuerffel) Sieving. Eldor was the principal at St. Paul’s Lutheran School. Ann was born on the Tuesday of Holy Week, so, rather than be […]

Rogers, Melanie A.

Rogers, Melanie A.

July 3, 1958 — June 1, 2022

Service: June 8, 2022

Melanie Ann Rogers, 63, passed away June 1, 2022. Melanie was born July 3, 1958 in Kansas City, Missouri to Oral and Audrey (Kidd) Rogers. She worked as a recovery room teacher and day care manager. Melanie loved children and had such a big heart. Melanie was preceded in death by her mother Audrey Rogers. […]

Meeker, Clitus Wesley

Meeker, Clitus Wesley

February 19, 1941 — May 31, 2022

Service: June 4, 2022

Clitus Wesley Meeker, 81, of Galt, Missouri, passed away at 6:05 AM on Tuesday, May 31, 2022 at Wright Memorial Hospital in Trenton, Missouri. Memorial services are planned for 1:00 PM on Saturday, June 4, 2022 at the Galt Christian Church in Galt, Missouri. Inurnment will be in the Campgroud Cemetery in Osgood, Missouri. In […]

Vassar, Eva B.

Vassar, Eva B.

June 15, 1926 — May 31, 2022

Service: June 7, 2022

Eva Blanche (Bollmeyer) Vassar, 95, of Kearney, MO, entered her heavenly home on May 31, 2022. She died at home with family at her side. Eva was born June 15, 1926, in Concordia, MO, the eldest of four daughters of William Fred and E. Blanche (Sanders) Bollmeyer. She grew up in Aullville, MO and graduated […]

Swafford, Donna L.

Swafford, Donna L.

February 16, 1956 — May 29, 2022

Service: June 12, 2022

Donna Lavonne Swafford, 66, of Kansas City, Kansas, passed away peacefully on May 29, 2022, at Providence Medical Center with loved ones at her side. Donna was born February 16, 1956, at Chanute AFB, Rantoul, Illinois. She spent most of her early years growing up in Richmond, MO where she graduated from high school in […]

Stark, Pamela A.

Stark, Pamela A.

February 10, 1949 — March 27, 2022

Service: June 14, 2022

Pamela A Stark, born February 10, 1949, joined the love of her life, Charles “Mike” Stark, when she passed on March 27, 2022. She leaves two daughters, Kim (Brad) Cogdill and Carrie (Arthur) Nicholson, four grandchildren, Ty Cogdill, Brett Cogdill, Baleigh Noble and Santana Hiatt; a brother, Michael Sabin, a sister, Maggie Hicks, and several […]

Stretz, Lawrence J.

Stretz, Lawrence J.

July 24, 1927 — June 1, 2022

Service: June 6, 2022

Larry Stretz, born July 24, 1927, entered eternal rest on June 1, 2022, in his home surrounded by his loving daughter Stephanie, son Scott, and two granddaughters, Brandi and Shannon. Larry was born in Boonville, MO to Lawrence A Stretz and Olita Stretz. He came from a large family that included two brothers, Kenny and […]

Frank, Lloyd H.

Frank, Lloyd H.

November 1, 1928 — May 28, 2022

Service: June 3, 2022

Mission Hills, Kansas – Lloyd Herbert Frank, 93, died May 28, 2022 at home, with family at his bedside. Christian faith guided him, and patriotism defined him. Born November 1, 1928, in the swelling days between Herbert Hoover’s nomination in Kansas City and his landslide election, Lloyd knew only a few months of the triumphal […]

Baucom, Ronald L.

Baucom, Ronald L.

November 19, 1939 — May 26, 2022

Service: June 2, 2022

Ronald L. Baucom, 82, passed away May 26, 2022.  Visitation will be 6-8PM, Wednesday, June 1 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri.  Funeral services will be 1PM, Thursday, June 2 at Park Lawn Funeral Home; burial in Green Lawn Cemetery.

Roger Wood Wendel, Sr.

Roger Wood Wendel, Sr.

September 15, 1937 — May 22, 2022

Service: May 31, 2022

Roger Wood Wendel, Sr., 84 of Lee’s Summit, Missouri, passed away on May 22, 2022. He was born to parents Ray and Betty Wendel on September 15th, 1937. Roger graduated from East High School in 1955. He won the prestigious DiRenna award for the most outstanding basketball player in the Kansas City Metropolitan Area. That […]

Johnston, Hazel Fern

Johnston, Hazel Fern

February 9, 1931 — May 25, 2022

Service: June 1, 2022

Hazel Fern (Dale) Johnston, the last of 10 children born to Sam and Emma (Phillips) Dale went to be with the Lord on May 25, 2022. She attended Prairie Home Grade school, Kearney High School and Draughon’s Business College. She retired in 1985 from A.M. Castle Metal. She was a member of Prairie Home Baptist […]

Killion, Howard Earl

Killion, Howard Earl

May 29, 1936 — May 25, 2022

Service: May 29, 2022

Howard Earl Killion, 85, a longtime Missouri City resident, passed away peacefully at home on May 25, 2022, with family at his side. Howard was born May 29, 1936, in Richmond, MO, the third of four children of William Earl and Blanche (Thompson) Killion. He graduated from Excelsior Springs High School. Howard was united in […]

Saunders, Ruth Janell

Saunders, Ruth Janell

August 28, 1970 — May 23, 2022

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On May 23, 2022, while in Kansas City Hospice House in Kansas City, MO, Ruth Janell Saunders gained her angel wings to be with her mom in heaven. Ruth was one of two daughters to the parents of Danny and stepmother Ruby Martin and Patricia D. Bryan (deceased) and stepfather Hal Bryan of Dodge City, […]

Rittmaster, Margaret S.

Rittmaster, Margaret S.

August 11, 1928 — May 22, 2022

Service: May 27, 2022

Margaret Sarah Rittmaster, 93, passed away May 22, 2022.  Margaret is survived by her five children: Miles Rittmaster and his wife Melva Sanzon, Rochelle Rittmaster, Sam Rittmaster, Annette Rittmaster and Roland Rittmasater.  She is also survived by nieces and nephews from the Dykal family.  Margaret was preceded in death by her husband Howard Rittmaster and […]

Gandy, Selbert Ray

Gandy, Selbert Ray

April 28, 1918 — May 23, 2022

Service: June 3, 2022

Selbert Ray Gandy, 104, passed away at home on May 23, 2022. Selbert was born on April 28, 1918, in Pryor, Oklahoma, the youngest of four children of Holly Cherius and Anna (Ahlfeld) Gandy. His family endured the Great Depression, moving to California when the family farm was lost, and ultimately returned to Kansas where […]

Samer, John B.

Samer, John B.

October 21, 1961 — May 24, 2022

Service: June 3, 2022

John Bacil Samer, 60, of Belton, MO passed away May 24th, 2022. Visitation will be 12PM, with services to follow at 1PM, Friday, June 3 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; burial in Green Lawn Cemetery. John Bacil Samer was born October 21st, 1961, North Kansas City. He was the […]

Lodge, Bernard L.

Lodge, Bernard L.

August 31, 1929 — May 21, 2022

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Bernard Larry Lodge, 92, passed away May 21, 2022.  Bernard was born August 31, 1929 in Russell, Iowa.  He had three brothers and three sisters.  Bernard married Lella Lynetta Evans in 1954.  He retired from the US Air Force after 22 years of service and also retired from the US Post Office after 20 years […]

Roberts, Leah T.

Roberts, Leah T.

September 9, 1926 — May 19, 2022

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Leah Tier Roberts, age 95, died May 19, 2022. She was born September 9, 1926 in Topeka, KS, the daughter of Ralph M. and Mary Eaton Tier. She grew up in the little town of Wakarusa and spent her adult life in Topeka. She graduated from Washburn Rural High School and attended Washburn University. She was preceeded in […]

Gust, Rickie Lynn

Gust, Rickie Lynn

June 25, 1956 — May 20, 2022

Service: May 26, 2022

Rickie Lynn Gust, 65, of Claycomo, MO, was called home to his Lord and Savior on May 20, 2022. He passed away at St. Luke’s Plaza Hospital with Janell, his wife of 45 years at his side. Rickie was born June 25, 1956, in Bottineau, ND, the son of Raymond and Violet (Kuebler) Gust. In […]

Wallander, Beulah R.

Wallander, Beulah R.

August 29, 1929 — May 20, 2022

Service: May 24, 2022

Beulah R. Wallander, 92, passed away May 20, 2022.  Visitation will be 9:30AM, with services to follow at 10:30AM, Tuesday, May 24 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; burial in Green Lawn Cemetery.

Kermit N. Davis, Jr.

Kermit N. Davis, Jr.

March 8, 1945 — May 19, 2022

Service: May 26, 2022

Kermit N. Davis, Jr., 77, of Kearney, MO, passed away May 19, 2022, at the Veterans Medical Center in Kansas City, MO, with his wife at his side. Kermit was born Thursday, March 8, 1945, at 11:40 wartime in the family home in Bosworth, MO. He was escorted into the world by Dr. A. G. […]

Larson, Michael

Larson, Michael

April 20, 1954 — May 16, 2022

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Michael Larson died peacefully on May 16, 2022, surrounded by his beloved wife and three daughters. Michael enjoyed fishing, making bbq, finding fossils, long breakfasts with his puzzles, Rush, telling jokes, and his family. He never met a person he couldn’t talk to and always made friends wherever he went. He is survived by his […]

Beals, Tina Renee

Beals, Tina Renee

November 2, 1963 — May 5, 2022

Service: May 28, 2022

Tina Renee Beals, 58, of Kansas City, MO, passed away May 5, 2022, at her home. Tina was born November 2, 1963, in North Kansas City, MO. She grew up in the Gracemor and Ravenwood neighborhoods of Kansas City North, and graduated from Winnetonka High School in 1982. Tina earned an Associate’s degree in Criminal […]

Curless, Brittany Jade

Curless, Brittany Jade

April 6, 1986 — May 13, 2022

Service: May 19, 2022

Brittany Jade Curless, 36, of Kansas City, Missouri, passed away on May 13, 2022. Brittany was born on April 6, 1986. Brittany had a cheerful nature about her and lived life to its fullest, in spite of some challenges. In early years, she participated and won awards in Special Olympics. She graduated from Belton High […]

Holley, Larry R.

Holley, Larry R.

June 28, 1945 — May 12, 2022

Service: May 19, 2022

Lawrence Russell Holley, II, “Larry”, beloved husband, dad, Papa Bud, coach, mentor and friend, passed away unexpectedly on May 12, 2022 at Liberty Hospital. Larry was born June 28, 1945, in Bethany, MO, the only child of Lawrence Russell and Linda (Pugh) Holley. His parents preceded him in death. Larry grew up in Jameson, MO, […]

Anderson, Jonathan Richard

Anderson, Jonathan Richard

January 9, 1954 — May 10, 2022

Service: May 14, 2022

Jonathan Richard Anderson, 68, passed away May 10, 2022.  Visitation will be 12PM, with services to follow at 1PM, Saturday, May 14 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; burial in Floral Hills Cemetery.

White, Patrick H.

White, Patrick H.

August 3, 1939 — April 6, 2022

Service: May 13, 2022

Patrick Henry White, 82, passed away peacefully in Columbia, Missouri on Friday, April 6 after several years of advanced dementia. A private burial is planned for May 13 at Memorial Park Cemetery. Pat was born in St. Louis where he attended Kirkwood High School, lettering in wrestling and baseball, then moved on to William Jewell […]

Stogsdill, Lois A.

Stogsdill, Lois A.

January 22, 1949 — May 7, 2022

Service: May 18, 2022

Celebrating the life of a beloved mother and daughter Lois Ann (Barrett) Stogsdill Lois was born January 22, 1949 at Independence Sanitarium Hospital in Independence, Missouri. She was born to Robert Barrett and Dollie A. Barrett, sister to Robert (Bob) Barrett who she preceded in death. Lois spent her childhood training and showing horses. She […]

Johnston, Betty L.

Johnston, Betty L.

February 10, 1939 — May 6, 2022

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Betty Lorene (Rodgers) Johnston, 83, of The Gardens at Barry Road in the Kansas City Northland, passed away May 6, 2022. Betty was born February 10, 1939, in Eufaula, OK, the sixth of seven children of Olen Homer and Nannie (Harmon) Rodgers. Her siblings were Willie Rodgers, Lillie Mae Neal, Pearl Marie Beaty, Cecil Edward […]

Lynch, Mary “Mimi”

Lynch, Mary “Mimi”

December 1, 1948 — May 4, 2022

Service: May 11, 2022

Mary Margaret “Mimi” Lynch, 73, of Lee’s Summit, MO, passed away May 4, 2022, surrounded by her loved ones. Mary was born in Kansas City, MO to Gilbert and Margaret (Flynn) Freeouf on December 1, 1948. She attended St. Francis Xavier Elementary and Bishop Hogan High School. She married John “Terry” Lynch of Kansas City, […]

Moore, Wanda C.

Moore, Wanda C.

June 15, 1944 — May 4, 2022

Service: May 7, 2022

Wanda C. Moore, 77, of Oak Grove, Missouri, passed away at her home surrounded by her family at 10:42 AM on Wednesday, May 4, 2022. Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 PM on Saturday, May 7, 2022 at Blue Springs Assembly of God Church, 2501 E. Duncan Rd. Blue Springs, Missouri. Visitation will be from […]

Wilson, Leland Rex

Wilson, Leland Rex

July 26, 1942 — May 2, 2022

Service: May 7, 2022

Leland Rex Wilson was born July 26, 1942, in Hartville, Wright County, MO, to William and Edna Wilson. Rex passed away at 7:20 AM, May 2, 2022, in Kansas City, MO. He is survived by his wife of almost 60 years, Fran Wilson, of Belton, MO; a son and his wife, Michael and Jennifer Wilson […]

Cooper, Dale E.

Cooper, Dale E.

October 27, 1935 — April 29, 2022

Service: May 14, 2022

Dale Eugene Cooper, 86, passed away peacefully surrounded by family at his home in Clinton, Missouri on April 29, 2022, at 5:45pm. His Celebration of Life will be held at the First Baptist Church of Clinton, 1531 North Vansant Rd., Clinton, Missouri 64735, Saturday, May 14th.  Visitation will be at 10:00am and service at 11:00am […]

Ingham, Michael Scott

Ingham, Michael Scott

November 23, 1960 — April 25, 2022

Service: June 10, 2022

Michael Scott Ingham, 61, of Kearney, MO, passed away peacefully in his sleep on April 25, 2022, at St. Luke’s Hospice House. Mike was born November 23, 1960, in Sacramento, CA, the eldest of three children of Robert William Ingham and Nancy Waunita (Poe) Ingham. His parents preceded him in death. Mike was a 1984 […]

Demetroulis, Dr. Elaine M.

Demetroulis, Dr. Elaine M.

February 12, 1970 — April 28, 2022

Service: May 5, 2022

Dr. Elaine Demetroulis, 52, passed away on Thursday, April 28, 2022 in Kansas City after a short, but courageous battle with Cancer. Elaine was born on February 12, 1970 in Sioux City, Iowa. She was the daughter of Constantinos “Gus” and Vasiliki “Koula” (Diavastis) Demetroulis. As a young girl, Elaine was active and excelled in […]

Yeager, Eunice M.

Yeager, Eunice M.

July 27, 1923 — April 28, 2022

Service: May 4, 2022

Eunice Marie Yeager, 98, passed away April 28, 2022.  Eunice born July 27, 1923 in Walters, Oklahoma.  She worked in nursing as a private duty nurse for 35 years.  In 1947, Eunice married John H. Yeager and they were together for 52 years.  She enjoyed singing, traveling, cooking, and spending as much time with her family […]

Anders, Hubert (Hugh) Ellis

Anders, Hubert (Hugh) Ellis

February 11, 1940 — April 24, 2022

Service: April 29, 2022

Hubert (Hugh) Ellis Anders, 82, of Kansas City, MO, went to be with his Lord and Savior on April 24, 2022. Hugh was born on February 11, 1940, in Holden, MO. He graduated from Paseo High School in 1958 and, after starting his career at Black & Veatch, went on to become a master plumber […]

Folz, Carolyn G.

Folz, Carolyn G.

November 6, 1947 — April 27, 2022

Service: April 29, 2022

Carolyn G. Folz, 74, passed away April 27, 2022.  Visitation will be 12PM, with services to follow at 1PM, Friday, April 29 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; burial in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Allen, Anthony “Tony”

Allen, Anthony “Tony”

January 30, 1966 — April 19, 2022

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Anthony “Tony” Thomas (Kuesis) Allen, 56 of Liberty, Missouri passed away in his home on April 19, 2022. Tony was born in Chicago, Illinois on January 30, 1966 to Alice Gaye (Mellon) Allen. He was adopted by David E. Allen as a young child. Tony is survived by two sisters: Kevrenna McDonough of Boyton Beach, […]

Hanks, Karen L.

Hanks, Karen L.

October 1, 1962 — April 25, 2022

Service: May 6, 2022

Karen L. Hanks, 59, passed away April 25, 2022.  Visitation will be 12PM, with services to follow at 1PM, Friday, May 6 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; burial in Green Lawn Cemetery.

Brasher, Lawrence E.

Brasher, Lawrence E.

September 20, 1931 — April 25, 2022

Service: April 30, 2022

Lawrence E. Brasher, 90, passed away April 25, 2022.  Visitation will be 12PM, with services to follow at 1PM, Saturday, April 30 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; burial in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Templeton, Earl H.

Templeton, Earl H.

May 13, 1964 — April 12, 2022

Service: May 9, 2022

Earl Harland Templeton, 57, of Richmond, MO, passed away peacefully on April 12, 2022, with loved ones at his side. Earl was born May 13, 1964, in Patuxent River, Maryland. He grew up in the Kansas City Northland and attended North Kansas City High School. His career as a heavy machine operator spanned nearly 20 […]

Crosson, Helen L.

Crosson, Helen L.

February 4, 1936 — April 22, 2022

Service: April 27, 2022

Helen Lucille Crosson (Hill), 86, formerly of Raymore MO, passed away April 22, 2022 at St. Joseph Place in Overland Park Kansas, surrounded by family. Helen was born in 1936, in Kansas City, Missouri, at the old St. Joseph Hospital. She grew up in the Kansas City area. Her mother, Mildred Hill (McCoy), was from […]

Holaday, Ralph Earl

Holaday, Ralph Earl

June 15, 1954 — April 9, 2022

Service: July 30, 2022

Ralph Earl Holaday, of Kansas City, Missouri, passed away on April 9, 2022, at the age of sixty-seven, after a long battle with cancer. Ralph was born on June 15, 1954 in Chicago, Illinois to Maurice and Joan Holaday who preceded him in death. His first wife Sharon also preceded him. Survivors include his wife […]

Schreier, Tracy Lynn

Schreier, Tracy Lynn

February 28, 1959 — April 19, 2022

Service: April 23, 2022

Tracy Lynn (Winslow) Schreier, 63, a longtime Excelsior Springs resident, passed away on April 19, 2022, with loved ones at her side. Tracy was born February 28, 1959, in Kansas City, MO. She worked many years for the Job Corps in Excelsior Springs. Tracy was preceded in death by her parents, Basil Winslow and Phyllis […]

John C. Heil, Jr.

John C. Heil, Jr.

March 26, 1943 — April 18, 2022

Service: April 23, 2022

John Christian Heil, Jr., 79, of Liberty, MO, joined his Lord and Savior on April 18, 2022, at NorthCare Hospice House with family at his side. John was born March 26, 1943, in Philadelphia, PA, the second of three children of John Christian and Ida Virginia (Cook) Heil. He graduated from high school in Bartlesville, […]

Louis C. Ramsey, Jr.

Louis C. Ramsey, Jr.

April 5, 1935 — April 18, 2022

Service: May 2, 2022

Louis C. Ramsey, Jr., 87, passed away April 18, 2022.  A memorial service will be 1PM, Monday, May 2 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri.

Blair, Betty Jean

Blair, Betty Jean

August 14, 1931 — April 16, 2022

Service: April 21, 2022

Betty Jean (Lyon) Blair, 90, of Liberty, MO, passed away April 16, 2022, at Ignite Medical Resort in Kansas City, MO with loved ones at her side. Betty was born August 14, 1931, in Lexington, MO, one of two children of Robert Hunt Lyon, Sr. and Sadie Marie (Whitaker) Lyon. She moved to Liberty with […]

Kurtz, Lenee

Kurtz, Lenee

March 23, 1991 — April 15, 2022

Service: April 23, 2022

Visitation will be at 9 AM, with a graveside service following immediately after at 10 AM, at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Road, Kansas City, Missouri 64138.

Joplin, Gracie M.

Joplin, Gracie M.

August 16, 1929 — April 14, 2022

Service: April 25, 2022

Gracie M. Joplin, 92, passed away April 14, 2022.  Visitation will be 10AM, with services to follow at 11AM, Monday, April 25 at Countryside Christian Church, 6101 Nall Ave., Mission, Kansas; burial in Memorial Park Cemetery, Kansas City, Missouri.

Sheets, Vicki C.

Sheets, Vicki C.

December 9, 1947 — April 11, 2022

Service: April 20, 2022

Vicki C. Sheets, 74, a longtime resident of Kansas City, Missouri, passed away April 11, 2022.   Vicki was born December 9, 1947 in Kansas City, Missouri. In 1962, at Fairyland Park, she would meet Earl D. Sheets and marry him five years later.  Vicki went on to spend her life taking care of her […]

Hensley, Charles L.

Hensley, Charles L.

October 8, 1937 — March 21, 2022

Service: April 23, 2022

Charles Lester “Charlie” Hensley, 84, of Kansas City, MO, passed away peacefully of natural causes on Monday, March 21, 2022, in North Kansas City, MO. Charlie was born October 8, 1937, in Minneville, MO. He graduated from North Kansas City High School class of 1954; graduated from William Jewell College in May of 1964; and […]

Byrd, Matthew A.

Byrd, Matthew A.

July 11, 1977 — April 10, 2022

Service: April 19, 2022

Matthew A. Byrd, 44, passed away April 10, 2022, doing what he loved.  Matthew was born July 11, 1977 in Kansas City, Missouri. He was a member of Sheet Metal Local #2 and a Master Journeyman HVAC. Matthew loved his children, grandchild (that he was so excited to meet), family and his dogs. He enjoyed music, […]

Perrilli, Christopher S.

Perrilli, Christopher S.

March 15, 1985 — April 10, 2022

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Christopher Sean Perrilli, 37, passed away April 10, 2022, at home in Overland Park, KS. He was born March 15, 1985, in Kansas City, MO. Survivors include his parents, Tara Perrilli-McGarrigle and William Joseph Perrilli III; sister, Taylor Perrilli; half sister, Karie McGarrigle; nephew and niece, Urijah Milligan and Harlee Perrilli; grandparents, Donald McGarrigle and […]

Trotter, Shirley Ann

Trotter, Shirley Ann

January 31, 1940 — April 10, 2022

Service: April 19, 2022

Shirley Ann McMurray Trotter was born January 31st 1940 in Kansas City Missouri. She passed away unexpectedly in her sleep April 10th 2022. She was the oldest of 4 children to Thomas McMurray and Lillian Pauline McMurray both who preceded her in death. She attended grade school and highschool in Kansas City. She met the […]

Abbott, Nikki H.

Abbott, Nikki H.

February 10, 1975 — April 8, 2022

Service: April 14, 2022

Nikki Helmeczi Love Abbott, one of a kind, amazingly unique, loving wife, mother, sister and friend went to be with the Lord Friday, April 8, 2022, after struggling with her failing heart. She was 47 years old. Nikki was born to loving parents, Jim and Maureen Helmeczi, on February 10, 1975, in New Jersey. She […]

Chaney, Kevin Lee

Chaney, Kevin Lee

January 21, 1958 — April 9, 2022

Service: April 15, 2022

Kevin Lee Chaney passed away peacefully in his home on April 9, 2022. Kevin was born January 21, 1958 to Lee Roy Chaney and Nora Mae (Alexander) Chaney in Kansas City, Missouri. His father preceded him in death in 2011. Survivors include his wife Debbie Chaney; youngest son Kyle Chaney; daughter Tina Kelley; son Chad […]

Wilkins, Arley A.

Wilkins, Arley A.

July 20, 1929 — April 10, 2022

Service: April 16, 2022

Arley Arlis Wilkins, 92, a longtime resident of Northeast Kansas City and formerly of Cabool, MO, passed away peacefully on April 10, 2022, at St. Luke’s East Hospital in Lee’s Summit, MO, with family at his side. Arley was born July 20, 1929 in Nebraska, one of five children of Thomas Jahue and Rosa Etta […]

Villarreal, Anthony Rene Jr.

Villarreal, Anthony Rene Jr.

May 28, 1988 — March 25, 2022

Service: April 16, 2022

Anthony “Ant & Little Tony” Rene Villarreal Jr., age 33, passed away unexpectedly on March 25, 2022. Anthony was born May 28, 1988 in Kansas City, MO. He is survived by his children Selena and Elias Villarreal; Mother Olga Villarreal; Sister Alexis Meza; Grandmother Celia O. Meza; Paternal grandfather and grandmother Jesse and Vivian Villarreal; […]

McClure, Willie James

McClure, Willie James

September 1, 1937 — April 7, 2022

Service: April 10, 2022

Willie James McClure was born in Hope, Arkansas on Thursday, September 1st, 1937, to the late Mrs. Florence Cooper-McClure and Robert McClure Sr. Willie James, the third oldest and one of thirteen siblings, helped work the family’s land as a sharecropper. His work on the farm and in the fields, no doubt, helped to shape […]

Fleming, Judith Ann

Fleming, Judith Ann

November 1, 1951 — April 6, 2022

Service: April 14, 2022

Our Mom died the day before the Royals home opener. Fitting for such a sports fan. Judith Ann (Koehn) Fleming passed away peacefully the morning of April 6, 2022, surrounded by family. She leaves behind a son, Mark (Holly), a daughter, Melissa (Emily), and two grandsons, Kylan and Harper. Our Mom was a loved and […]

Derks, Mary Ann

Derks, Mary Ann

March 26, 1928 — April 6, 2022

Service: April 14, 2022

It is with heavy heart and abundant peace that the family of Mary Ann Pickrell Derks let you know that she passed on to her heavenly father on April 6, 2022. Two weeks ago, she welcomed her 94th birthday with all her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. It was a day of celebration, laughter and song. […]

Brooks, Marcella

Brooks, Marcella

January 4, 1937 — April 5, 2022

Service: April 13, 2022

Marcella Brooks, 85 of Raymore, MO passed Tuesday April 5, 2022.  Marcella was born and raised in and around Springfield MO, where she met her husband of 62 years Leonard. She retired from Blue Ridge Bank & Trust after 32 years. Marcella leaves 4 children Cindy (Gary) Clevenger, Cheryl (Charles) Gaggens, Cathy (Kris) Feldkamp, Randy […]

Eager, William E.

Eager, William E.

October 6, 1942 — April 4, 2022

Service: April 12, 2022

William Elwood Eager, 79, of Lone Jack, Missouri, passed away April 4, 2022. William was born October 6, 1942 in Middleton, New York, the son of Elwood Biard Eager and Joy Adele Brader. He departed this life on Monday, April 4, 2022 at Pleasant Hill Health and Rehabilitation in Pleasant Hill, Missouri. On February 19, […]

MacArthur, Robert F.

MacArthur, Robert F.

July 24, 1938 — March 31, 2022

Service: April 6, 2022

Robert F. MacArthur, 83, passed away March 31, 2022.  Graveside services will be 2PM, April 6 at Memorial Park Cemetery, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri.

VanWinkle, Arlyn E.

VanWinkle, Arlyn E.

December 4, 1926 — April 2, 2022

Service: April 8, 2022

Arlyn E. VanWinkle, 95, passed away April 2, 2022.  Visitation will be 1-2PM, Friday, April 8 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; 2PM graveside service in Memorial Park Cemetery. Arlyn Ellis Van Winkle, 95, passed away peacefully April, 2, 2022 at the Health Care Resort of Kansas City, in Kansas […]

Daniel, James William

Daniel, James William

May 1, 1951 — April 2, 2022

Service: April 7, 2022

James William Daniel, 70, of Edwardsville, KS, passed away April 2, 2022, at Parkway Care and Rehab where he lived the past four years. Jim was born May 1, 1951, in Atchison, KS, the eldest of three sons of Gerald Francis and Roberta Mae (Nickels) Daniel. His father, Jerry, preceded him in death. Jim graduated […]

Petree, Mary Louise

Petree, Mary Louise

April 23, 1940 — April 1, 2022

Service: April 9, 2022

Mary Louise (Turner) Petree, 81, of Independence, MO, passed away April 1, 2022, at Centerpoint Medical Center. Mary was born April 23, 1940, in Willow Springs, MO, the eldest of five children of Earl and Norma Lea (Nelson) Turner. Along with her parents, Mary was preceded in death by her siblings, Shirley Stewart, Glenn Turner, […]

Travis, Mary Allene

Travis, Mary Allene

October 5, 1952 — April 2, 2022

Service: April 5, 2022

Mary Allene Travis passed away in the morning hours of April 2, 2022. She was 69 years old. Mary was preceded in death by her parents (Charles & Ruby Wilds) and step father (Irving Russell) brothers (Robert and Johnnie Wilds), son (Clark Sharp IV), and granddaughter (Kymbur Sharp). She leaves behind her loving husband of […]

Kalliris, Anastasios “Tasso”

Kalliris, Anastasios “Tasso”

June 10, 1931 — April 2, 2022

Service: April 6, 2022

Anastasios “Tasso” Kalliris, 90, passed away April 2, 2022.  On June 10, 1931, Anastasios (Tasso) Kalliris was born in Zevgolatio, Corinth, Greece. As a young man, Tasso served in the Greek military and thereafter started his entrepreneurial journey by opening a small market, next door to his childhood home. It was in the spring of 1959 […]

Williams, Dolores “Dee”

Williams, Dolores “Dee”

April 8, 1927 — March 16, 2022

Service: April 9, 2022

Dolores “Dee” Elizabeth Williams died peacefully in her home on March 16, 2022, just three weeks shy of her 95th birthday. Born in New York, New York April 8, 1927, Dolores was the youngest of three children to Mary Elizabeth and Leonard Earl Riley. The family moved to Kansas City, Missouri the following year and […]

Hall, Jennie M.

Hall, Jennie M.

October 5, 1932 — March 31, 2022

Service: April 7, 2022

Jennie M. Hall, 89, of Raytown, Missouri, passed away March 31, 2022.  Visitation will be 5-7PM, Wednesday, April 6 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri.  Funeral services will be 10AM, Thursday, April 7 at Park Lawn Funeral Home; burial in Green Lawn Cemetery. Jennie was born October 5, 1932 in […]

Canaday, Ruth Ann Olds

Canaday, Ruth Ann Olds

April 2, 1952 — March 31, 2022

Service: April 4, 2022

Ruth Ann Olds Canaday, 69, of Amazonia, MO, passed away peacefully on March 31, 2022, at Tiffany Springs Rehab, surrounded by her three daughters. Ruth was born April 2, 1952, in Kansas City, MO, the eldest of three daughters of John Calvin and Dorothy Louise (Beck) Olds. Her father and an infant grandson Carter preceded […]

Shippert, Betty L.

Shippert, Betty L.

August 26, 1933 — March 29, 2022

Service: April 24, 2022

Betty Louise Shippert, 88, a longtime Liberty resident, passed away March 29, 2022, at NorthCare Hospice House with family at her side. Betty was born in Christopher, Illinois to Ervon and Aulza (Medley) Good. She was raised by her grandparents, William and Harriet Medley. Betty moved with her grandparents to Dixon, Missouri when she was […]

Barnhart, Denny W.

Barnhart, Denny W.

February 15, 1947 — March 31, 2022

Service: April 8, 2022

Denny Wayne Barnhart, 75, passed away March 31, 2022.  Denny is survived by brother Tim Barnhart (Leigh Barnhart), sister Kayla Michael (David Michael), brother Jim Barnhart (Carol Kopp), son Scott Barnhart (Nicole Thomas), daughter Susan Schick (Todd Schick), granddaughter Marissa Barnhart (Andrew Robertson), grandson Brennon Barnhart and Maverick Schick, and great grandchildren Kade Robertson and Amara […]

Halstead, Bruce

Halstead, Bruce

September 20, 1954 — March 29, 2022

Service: April 8, 2022

BRUCE HALSTEAD, 67, of Kansas City, passed away March 29, 2022, after an extended illness. Bruce is survived by his brother, Barry Halstead (Karen); four nephews, Nathan Halstead, Jacob Halstead, Charlie Ward (Melissa) and Jamie Ward; as well as many cousins and friends. Bruce was born September 20, 1954, in Kansas City, MO, to Robert […]

Keith, Edwin R.

Keith, Edwin R.

February 24, 1941 — March 29, 2022

Service: April 9, 2022

Edwin Ralph Keith (81) of Kansas City, Missouri, passed away at home, Tuesday March 29th,2022. Surrounded by his family. Ed was born on February 24, 1941. He was the son of Alvin and Evelyn Keith. He spent many summers working on Pearl and Owen’s farm in Jennings Kansas. As a child growing up, to when […]

Moore, Fred

Moore, Fred

November 9, 1938 — March 30, 2022

Service: April 9, 2022

Fred Moore, 83, passed away March 30, 2022.  Visitation will be 9AM, with services to follow at 10AM, Saturday, April 9 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; burial in Forest Hill Cemetery.

Arzola, Tracy R.

Arzola, Tracy R.

July 10, 1963 — March 26, 2022

Service: April 4, 2022

Tracy R. Arzola, 58, passed away March 26, 2022.  Visitation will begin at 11:30AM, with services to follow at 1PM, Monday, April 4 at Belton Assembly of God, 613 E. North Ave., Belton, Missouri; burial to follow at Green Lawn Cemetery.

Williams, Barbara Jean

Williams, Barbara Jean

February 5, 1952 — March 28, 2022

Service: April 7, 2022

Barbara Jean (Goodman) Williams, 70, of Gladstone, passed away peacefully in her sleep on March 28, 2022 at her sister Cyndi’s home. Barbara was born February 5, 1952, in Kansas City, MO, the daughter of William W. Goodman and Evelyn (Parton) Goodman. Along with her parents, Barbara was preceded in death by her husband, Ronald […]

Thompson, Karlye K.

Thompson, Karlye K.

February 15, 1978 — March 20, 2022

Service: May 3, 2022

Karlye Kristine Thompson, 44, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away March 20, 2022, at North Kansas City Hospital accompanied by her loving family. Karlye was born February 15, 1978, in Helena, Montana. Following graduation from Capital High School in Helena, Karlye joined the US Army. She proudly served her country for eight years, receiving […]

Tully, Deborah

Tully, Deborah

June 23, 1955 — March 28, 2022

Service: March 31, 2022

Deborah Gertrude Rice Tully, 66, of Eudora, KS, passed away March 28, 2022. She was born June 23, 1955, in Maryville, Indiana, the daughter of Daniel and Gertrude Rice. Survivors include her children, Jason Rice, Esther Rice, Debbie Tully, Danielle Tully and Sarah Tully; nine grandchildren, six great grandchildren and a seventh on the way; […]

Hogue, Freddie Lee

Hogue, Freddie Lee

March 25, 1948 — March 27, 2022

Service: April 3, 2022

Freddie Lee Hogue, 74, of Liberty, MO, passed away unexpectedly on March 27, 2022, at his home. Fred was born March 25, 1948, in Bethany, MO. He attended Liberty High School and graduated from Lathrop High School. Fred served in the US Navy from 1967 until receiving honorable discharge on April 2, 1971. Fred was […]

Mansfield, Nell Johnson

Mansfield, Nell Johnson

March 10, 1935 — March 26, 2022

Service: April 2, 2022

Nell Nadine Johnson Mansfield, 87, of Kearney, passed away peacefully on March 26, 2022, in the company of family. Nell was born March 10, 1935 in Bogard, MO, the seventh of eight children of Carl and Zena (Robertson) Auer. Along with her parents, Nell was preceded in death by her first husband, Francis Johnson; second […]

Martin, Candelaria

Martin, Candelaria

February 2, 1927 — March 26, 2022

Service: March 31, 2022

Candelaria “Lala” Pacheco Barbosa Martin, 95, passed away March 26, 2022. Lala was born February 2, 1927, in Kansas City, KS to Fernando and Marta (Perez) Pacheco. Lala was married to Louis Barbosa Sr in 1950 having one son, Louis Barbosa Jr. Lala Worked a long career with Southwestern Bell as a supervisor, where she […]

Harvey, Sally J.

Harvey, Sally J.

June 24, 1939 — March 22, 2022

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Sally J. (Rainier) Harvey, 82, of the Kansas City, Missouri Northland, passed away peacefully on March 22, 2022, at Estoria at Norterre in Liberty, Missouri. She died in the company of Chuck, of her husband of 62 years. Sally was born June 24, 1939, in Columbus, Ohio, the middle of three children of Howard and […]

Conner, Jerold Terence “Jerry”

Conner, Jerold Terence “Jerry”

March 11, 1927 — March 24, 2022

Service: April 1, 2022

Jerold “Jerry” Terence Conner March 11, 1927 – March 24, 2022 Overland Park, KS   Jerry passed away peacefully at the age of 95 with family members present, joining his wife Phyllis Conner in heaven. Services will be held Friday, April 1, 2022 at Countryside Christian Church, 6101 Nall Ave, Mission, KS 66202. Visitation starts […]

Cahill, Oma L.

Cahill, Oma L.

May 18, 1938 — March 23, 2022

Service: April 2, 2022

Oma Loretta Rowden / Cahill, 83, passed away March 23, 2022.  Oma was born in Fayette, Missouri, May 18, 1938, to the parents of Georgianna and Charles Rowden, who both preceded her in death. Oma’s mother and stepfather moved to Kansas City, Kansas, where she spent most of her childhood. She was educated in the Kansas […]

Carey, Betty Lou

Carey, Betty Lou

July 18, 1931 — March 23, 2022

Service: April 1, 2022

Betty Lou Carey, 90, of Kansas City, Missouri, passed away on Wednesday, March 23, 2022 at 6:55 PM. Funeral services are scheduled for 1:00 PM on Friday, April 1, 2022 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Road, Kansas City, MO 64138. Visitation is from 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM at the funeral home. Burial […]

Browder, Norma T.

Browder, Norma T.

August 26, 1939 — March 22, 2022

Service: March 29, 2022

Norma T. (Kalwei) Browder, 82, passed away March 22, 2022. Norma was born August 26, 1939 in Kansas City, Missouri to Samuel Zumalt and Marie Kalwei. She grew up near Montrose, Missouri and graduated from Montrose High School. Norma was a loving mother and grandmother who always put everyone else first. Norma was preceded in […]

Freed, Anna L.

Freed, Anna L.

February 20, 1928 — March 21, 2022

Service: April 2, 2022

Anna L. Freed, 94, passed away March 21, 2022.  Visitation will be 1PM, with services to follow at 2PM, Saturday, April 2 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; burial in Green Lawn Cemetery.

Ballew, Shirley Anne

Ballew, Shirley Anne

September 15, 1933 — March 21, 2022

Service: March 30, 2022

Shirley Anne Ballew, 88, passed away March 21, 2022. Shirley was born, September 15, 1933 in Kansas City and passed March 21, 2022, at home, with her family. Married to her one and only love, Bill Ballew for 69 years. Raised her three daughters, Gailen Stephenson of Lee’s Summit, MO; Jo Anne Martin of Broomfield, […]

Hubbard, Joan D.

Hubbard, Joan D.

September 13, 1943 — March 21, 2022

Service: March 29, 2022

Joan D. Hubbard, 78, passed away March 21, 2022.  Visitation will be 12PM, with services to follow at 1PM, Tuesday, March 29 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; burial in Green Lawn Cemetery.

Fleming, Charlotte

Fleming, Charlotte

September 14, 1921 — March 18, 2022

Service: March 24, 2022

Charlotte was born September 14, 1921 to James and Louise (Sorrell) Wilson in Kansas City, Kansas. Charlotte married Roy Fleming on June 14, 1938. They had 6 children, 9 grandchildren, 3 step grandchildren, 18 great grandchildren, 5 great great grandchildren. Charlotte worked out of the home at Montgomery Wards as a department manager where she […]

Smith, Dorothy L.

Smith, Dorothy L.

April 11, 1930 — March 20, 2022

Service: March 24, 2022

Dorothy L. Smith passed away on March 20, 2022. Dorothy was born in Rhineland Missouri on April 11, 1930 to Lowell E and Georgia May Gregory. She attended Bethany High School then went to Northwest Missouri State University for college. She taught in a one room school house for 3 years before she moved to […]

Cauthon, Virgil L.

Cauthon, Virgil L.

July 21, 1923 — March 19, 2022

Service: March 25, 2022

Virgil Lee Cauthon, 98 years, 7 months and 26 days young, passed away on March 19, 2022 at his home surrounded by his kids. Funeral services will be held at Grace Baptist Church, 850 SW State Route 150 HWY in Lee’s Summit, Mo. on Friday, March 25, 2022 at 1:00 PM. Friends and family may […]

Viets, Charlotte Ann

Viets, Charlotte Ann

October 14, 1969 — March 9, 2022

Service: March 19, 2022

Charlotte was born October 14, 1969 in New Jersey. At 19, she made her home in Kansas City. In 2006, she met Brian Viets and they built their lives together. Charlotte was above all a loving and devoted wife and mother. She passed away unexpectedly on March 9, 2022. Charlotte’s light and love will carry […]

Villerup, Diana Sue

Villerup, Diana Sue

October 20, 1951 — March 3, 2022

Service: March 26, 2022

Diana Sue Villerup, 70, passed away March 3, 2022. Diana was born October 20, 1951 in Jackson County, Missouri to Lloyd N. Villerup and Leta Mae (Hemry) Villerup. While growing up near Grain Valley, Missouri, Diana’s favorite pastime was riding horses with her best friend Diana Turner – Stevenson. She rode horses her whole life. […]

Welch, Eugene E.

Welch, Eugene E.

January 26, 1928 — March 15, 2022

Service: March 22, 2022

Eugene E. “Gene” Welch, 94, of Liberty, MO, passed away March 15, 2022. Gene was born January 26, 1928 to John E. and Hilda (Eggers) Welch near Concordia, MO. He was a 1945 graduate of Concordia High School. Following graduation, Gene enlisted in the US Navy in 1946, was honorably discharged after two tours, and […]

Braden, Marv

Braden, Marv

January 25, 1938 — March 14, 2022

Service: March 18, 2022

Marvin Preston Braden (Marv), Husband-Father-Grandfather-Friend-Coach, went home to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on March 14, 2022 at NorthCare Hospice House in North Kansas City. He is thrilled to be joining his lovely wife, Becky. Marv is survived by his daughter and son-in-law, Janice and Frank Bartkowski of Weatherby Lake, MO, and […]

Hopper, Van D.

Hopper, Van D.

December 30, 1939 — March 15, 2022

Service: March 19, 2022

Van D. Hopper, 82, passed away March 15, 2022.  Van was born December 30, 1939, to LT and Cora Hopper, in Douglas County, Missouri. He was married to Judith Ann in 1963 and after service to his country in the United States Army, they settled in the Kansas City area and raised five children. Van was […]

Whiteman, Dr. Edward W.

Whiteman, Dr. Edward W.

February 29, 1924 — March 10, 2022

Service: April 2, 2022

Edward William Whiteman, DDS, 98, of Liberty, MO, passed away March 10, 2022, at his home. Edward was born February 29, 1924, in Warrensburg, MO, one of five children of Arley Floyd and Hattie Elizabeth (Ringeisen) Whiteman. He graduated from College High School in Warrensburg. Edward served in the US Army during World War II, […]

Culpepper, Frank E.

Culpepper, Frank E.

January 15, 1969 — March 10, 2022

Service: March 18, 2022

Frank E. Culpepper, 53, passed away March 10, 2022.  Visitation will be 12:30PM-1PM, Friday, March 18 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; 1PM graveside services to follow in Memorial Park Cemetery.

McKinney, Marjorie L.

McKinney, Marjorie L.

January 11, 1934 — March 13, 2022

Service: March 26, 2022

Marjorie L. McKinney, age 88, of Raytown, Missouri, peacefully passed away with her loving son by her side on the morning of Sunday, March 13, 2022 at Kansas City Hospice. Services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 26, 2022 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; with burial […]

Temple, Ronald James

Temple, Ronald James

September 5, 1959 — March 9, 2022

Service: March 19, 2022

Ronald James Temple, 62, of Liberty, MO, joined his Heavenly Father and loved ones who preceded him on March 9, 2022. Ron was born September 5, 1959, in Flint, MI, the son of Jonathan and Elizabeth Temple. He graduated from Lake Fenton High School, where he wrestled and played football. Ron enjoyed coin collecting, watching […]

Drew, Mary K.

Drew, Mary K.

June 11, 1935 — March 12, 2022

Service: March 21, 2022

Mary K. Drew, 86, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away peacefully on March 12, 2022, at NorthCare Hospice House with loved ones at her side. Mary was born June 11, 1935, in Preston, Mississippi, one of eight children of Joseph and Mary (Dalton) Hicks. She met Ross Junior Drew in Louisiana following his Korean […]

Brewster, Norma Jean

Brewster, Norma Jean

November 30, 1929 — March 11, 2022

Service: March 19, 2022

Norma Jean Brewster, 92, passed away March 11, 2022.  Jean was a kind and caring person with a great sense of humor. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her. She was preceded in death by her parents, four siblings, her husband Ray and son Michael. She is survived by three children- Kevin […]

Gregory, Carole Ann

Gregory, Carole Ann

November 12, 1945 — March 5, 2022

Service: April 9, 2022

Carole Ann (Clemens) Gregory, 76, of North Kansas City, Missouri, passed away peacefully on March 5, 2022, at NorthCare Hospice House, surrounded by family. Carole was born November 12, 1945, in Kansas City, Missouri, the fourth of six children of Chester and Freda (Kinder) Clemens. She graduated from Westport High School and later received an […]

King, Stanley Howard

King, Stanley Howard

November 2, 1937 — March 11, 2022

Service: March 16, 2022

Stanley Howard King, 84, of Independence, Mo, passed away at home with his family by his side on Friday, March 11, 2022 after a brief progressive illness. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, March 16th at 10AM to 11AM, with funeral services immediately following, at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd, Kansas City, Mo. […]

Phillips, Rachel Lauren

Phillips, Rachel Lauren

February 16, 1984 — March 10, 2022

Service: April 9, 2022

Her life’s punctuation mark was a semi-colon (;) and her life attitude was “Inca nu s-a terminat” (for Not Yet Finished in Romanian) – both tattooed on her left wrist. The movie that chronicled the earthly life of Rachel Lauren Phillips ended on March 10 after a lengthy illness. She was born in Louisville, Kentucky […]

Hill, Delores

Hill, Delores

December 29, 1941 — March 10, 2022

Service: March 26, 2022

Delores Hill, 80, passed away March 10, 2022.  Visitation will be 12PM, with services to follow at 1PM, Saturday, March 26 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; burial in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Myers, Gary D.

Myers, Gary D.

October 8, 1954 — March 4, 2022

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On Friday, March 4, 2022, Gary D. Myers, loving husband and father of two passed away at the age of 67. Gary was born October 08, 1954. He was a passionate electrician and retired in 2016 as a proud member of the IBEW #124. On August 08, 1971, he married his love Sharon I. Vincent […]

Hickman, Linda S.

Hickman, Linda S.

August 8, 1952 — March 7, 2022

Service: March 11, 2022

Linda S. Hickman, age 69, of Independence, MO passed away unexpectedly at her home on March 7, 2022. Linda was born on August 8, 1952 in Winona, MN to Helen F. (Kaluza) Barnes and Charles Wesley “Slim” Barnes. At a young age the family moved to Camden, Missouri and Linda graduated from Richmond High School. […]

Mizell, Deborah Jo

Mizell, Deborah Jo

December 2, 1960 — March 8, 2022

Service: March 13, 2022

Deborah Jo Mizell, 61, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away March 8, 2022, at North Kansas City Hospital with loved ones at her side. Debbie was born December 2, 1960, in Kansas City, MO. She was preceded in death by her father, Joseph Robert Mizell; mother and step-father, Sharon and Johnny House; and sister, […]

Sigler, Timothy James

Sigler, Timothy James

August 9, 1952 — March 6, 2022

Service: March 12, 2022

Timothy James Sigler, 69, joined his Heavenly Father on March 6, 2022. He passed away at home in Kansas City, Kansas, surrounded by family and loved ones. Tim was born August 9, 1952, in Kansas City, Kansas, the tenth of eleven children of Myron Henry and Cecelia Irene (Baska) Sigler. Tim was united in marriage […]

Riley, Clayton

Riley, Clayton

October 30, 1934 — March 4, 2022

Service: March 12, 2022

Clayton Riley, 87, of Liberty, MO, passed away March 4, 2022, at Linden Woods Village in Gladstone. Clayton was born October 30, 1934, in Mead, Oklahoma, one of nine children of Homer and Agnes (Willis) Riley. Clayton was a proud member of the Chickasaw Native American Nation. He graduated from high school in Mead and […]

Hester, Murry A.

Hester, Murry A.

May 27, 1931 — March 5, 2022

Service: March 19, 2022

Murry Andrew (Andy) Hester, of Raytown, Missouri, died peacefully in his home on March 5th, 2022. He was born to Willie Hester and Bertie Clea (Dooley) Hester on May 27th, 1931. Andy had five sisters and one brother. He was the last living sibling. Andy is preceded in death by his beloved wife, Joan Barbara […]

Kettner, Wilbert E.

Kettner, Wilbert E.

May 11, 1928 — February 28, 2022

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Wilbert (Web/Wil) Eugene Kettner was born on May 11, 1928 to Julius Carl Kettner and Nettie Matilda Schrader. His birth was by a midwife in their farmhouse located six miles west of Olpe, Kansas. Web was the oldest of three children, his siblings being Eugene John, 2 years younger; and Evelyn Darlene, 5 years younger. […]

Lang, JoAnn

Lang, JoAnn

March 17, 1932 — March 4, 2022

Service: March 9, 2022

Belton, Missouri – JoAnn Lang was born March 17,1932 in KCMO to Elmer & Dorris Nash grew up in Grandview, Missouri and married Louis Lang on October 14,1950. She was preceded in death by her husband Louis in 1976 and her grandson Jason Atcheson in 2018. She leaves her two daughters, Cheryl Lang (Scott Duck), […]

Brink, Russell F.

Brink, Russell F.

June 12, 1954 — February 21, 2022

Service: March 13, 2022

Russell Franklin Brink, 67, of Glenaire MO, passed away February 21, 2022 with his grandson Alec at his side at North Kansas City Hospital. Russell was born on June 12, 1954, the youngest of five children of Emmett Franklin and Vida Evelyn (Shoush) Brink. He grew up in Platte County and graduated from Park Hill […]

Warden, Bonnie

Warden, Bonnie

June 28, 1936 — March 1, 2022

Service: March 5, 2022

Bonnie Warden – age 85 of Independence, MO passed away Tuesday morning, March 1st, 2022, in Independence. Bonnie was born on June 28, 1936, the daughter of Leo Forest and Henrietta (Holcomb) McClung in Coffey, MO. Bonnie grew up in Daviess County. She was a 1955 graduate of Hamilton High School. She married Lloyd Warden […]

Kueter, Ellen Marie

Kueter, Ellen Marie

August 23, 1942 — March 2, 2022

Service: March 14, 2022

Ellen Marie (Christensen) Kueter, formerly of Liberty, Missouri passed away on March 2nd, 2022, at Valley Manor Nursing Home in Excelsior Springs, Missouri at the age of 79. Ellen was the youngest child of Henry and Marie Christensen, born August 23, 1942. She attended elementary school in Audubon County and graduated from Audubon High School […]

Dye, William Robert “Bill”

Dye, William Robert “Bill”

December 9, 1946 — March 1, 2022

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Bill was born December 9, 1946 in Fort Bragg, North Carolina to Edward Franklin and Vera Lucille (Kochert) Dye, Jr. He died March 1, 2022 in Kansas City, Missouri at age 75. Bill graduated from Widefield High School in Security, Colorado in 1964. He entered the Air Force on July 2, 1964, served in Vietnam, […]

Hart, Gary D.

Hart, Gary D.

May 13, 1954 — February 19, 2022

Service: March 5, 2022

Gary Duane Hart, 67, of Kansas City, Missouri, passed away unexpectedly of a heart attack at his home on Saturday, February 19, 2022. Memorial services will be Saturday, March 5, at Greater Kansas City Chinese Christian Church; 5316 Quivira Rd., Shawnee, KS 66216. Visitation is from 9:30 am. to 10:45 a.m., and the service is […]

Weeks, Frances Lee

Weeks, Frances Lee

August 30, 1919 — February 27, 2022

Service: March 16, 2022

***SERVICES RESCHEDULED FOR WEDNESDAY, MARCH 16th*** Frances Metzger Weeks, age 102, died at 8:50 PM on February 27, 2022. She was born in Kansas City, Missouri on August 30, 1919. Her parents were George Victor Metzger and Gladys Myers Metzger. She married William W. Weeks on May 2nd, 1947. They were happily married for 61 […]

Williamson, John Michael “Mikey”

Williamson, John Michael “Mikey”

January 24, 2002 — February 27, 2022

Service: March 5, 2022

John Michael “Mikey” Williamson, 20, joined his Heavenly Father and loved ones who preceded him on February 27, 2022. Mikey was born January 24, 2002, in Overland Park, KS, the son of Melanie and John “Mike” Williamson. He grew up in Lenexa and graduated from Shawnee Mission West High School in 2020, where he was […]

Swaney, Eloise Anne “Elsie”

Swaney, Eloise Anne “Elsie”

December 15, 2021 — February 25, 2022

Service: March 5, 2022

Eloise Anne “Elsie” Swaney, two and a half month old daughter of Christena and Joe Swaney, became an angel in Heaven on February 25, 2022. Elsie was born December 15, 2021, in Liberty, MO, and was greeted by her parents, her older siblings Nila and Rylan, and many adoring grandparents, aunts, uncles and cousins. Along […]

Charles C. Mercer, III

Charles C. Mercer, III

June 14, 1947 — February 26, 2022

Service: March 7, 2022

Charles C. “Butch” Mercer, III, 74, passed away peacefully on February 26, 2022.   A retired Plumber by trade, Butch was a proud member of Kansas City’s Local 8 Plumbers and Gasfitters Union.  Mr. Mercer was preceded in death by his daughter, Christina Juenger.  He is survived by his wife of 46 years, Rebecca Mercer; his son Kelly […]

German, Daniel Lee

German, Daniel Lee

July 12, 1964 — February 10, 2022

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Daniel Lee German, 57, passed away February 10, 2022 at Research Medical Center. Danny was born July 12, 1964 in Kansas City, Missouri. He was preceded in death by his father, Donald L. German and brother, Wayne L. German. He leaves his wife, Sherry B. German; mother, Mary J. German; children, Sharna Tripp and Nicholas […]

Meredith, Larry J.

Meredith, Larry J.

December 18, 1945 — February 24, 2022

Service: April 2, 2022

Larry J. Meredith, 76, went to be with the Lord on February 24, 2022.  He was surrounded by his family.  Memorial services will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, April 2, 2022 at Park Lawn Funeral Home; 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri 64138.  In lieu of flowers please send donations to Georgetown United Methodist Church, 24181 […]

Pettit, Ruby M.

Pettit, Ruby M.

January 30, 1934 — February 22, 2022

Service: March 12, 2022

Ruby M. Pettit, 88, passed away February 22, 2022.  Visitation will be 12PM, with services to follow at 1PM, Saturday, March 12 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri.

Davis, Catherine Lou

Davis, Catherine Lou

February 22, 1932 — February 24, 2022

Service: March 3, 2022

Catherine Lou Davis, 90, passed away February 24, 2022.  Visitation will be 12PM, with services to follow at 1PM, Thursday, March 3 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; burial in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Dyer, Jerry L.

Dyer, Jerry L.

February 16, 1936 — February 23, 2022

Service: March 4, 2022

Jerry L. Dyer, 86, passed away February 23, 2022.  Jerry was born February 16, 1936 in Stella, Missouri to Irl and Ruth (Collins) Dyer.  He was a member of South Kansas City Baptist Church.  Jerry was preceded in death by his wife Evelyn, his parents and two siblings.  Survivors include his daughter Sharon Stitt and […]

Cushing, Jeremy Crispin

Cushing, Jeremy Crispin

February 15, 1973 — February 23, 2022

Service: March 1, 2022

JEREMY CRISPIN CUSHING God took a very special soul today. He gave Jeremy to us February 15, 1973, to care for him but for a short while, to share his wonderfully witty life and to love him forever. On February 23, 2022, Jeremy left this world reuniting his entire spirit with God; no longer to […]

Baynes, Billy M.

Baynes, Billy M.

September 18, 1948 — February 5, 2022

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Billy M. Baynes, 73, passed away February 5, 2022. Billy was born September 18, 1948 in Missouri to Miles and Anna (Morris) Baynes. He lived in Kansas City, Missouri for 42 years. Billy was preceded in death by his parents and his sister Janie. Survivors include his wife Velva Baynes; sons Michael and James Baynes; […]

Wheeler, Barbara I.

Wheeler, Barbara I.

June 30, 1936 — February 20, 2022

Service: March 4, 2022

Barbara I. Wheeler, 85, passed away on February 20, 2022. Memorial services will be held on Friday, March 4, 2022 at 10 a.m. at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri 64138; placement in Memorial Park Cemetery Garden of the Crosses niche immediately following.

Clarence C. Kirby, Jr.

Clarence C. Kirby, Jr.

December 19, 1956 — February 23, 2022

Service: February 28, 2022

Clarence Clemons Kirby, Jr., 65, of Kearney, MO, passed away unexpectedly on February 23, 2022, at Linden Woods Village in Gladstone. Clarence was born December 19, 1956, in Kansas City, MO. He grew up in Odessa, MO and graduated from high school in Holden.  He began his career as a concrete contractor in 1980 and […]

Lang, Theo

Lang, Theo

December 12, 1931 — February 13, 2022

Service: February 26, 2022

Theo Lang, Sr. departed this earthly life peacefully in his sleep at home on Sunday, February 13, 2022. He was born in Dover, Oklahoma December 12, 1931, to Alfred and Carrie Lang. Both parents, a son, Wardell and brother Leo Lang preceded him in death. Theo went to elementary school in Dover, Oklahoma, he graduated […]

Marion, Linda Bobbette

Marion, Linda Bobbette

February 20, 1964 — February 22, 2022

Service: February 26, 2022

Linda Bobbette (Fields) Marion, 58, of Liberty, MO, joined her Heavenly Father on February 22, 2022 at Kindred Hospital Northland. Linda was born February 20, 1964 in La Grande, Oregon. She graduated from Marysville High School in Marysville, CA and later received her Bachelor’s degree from Eastern Oregon University in La Grande, OR. She was […]

Jones, Sally Agnes Rowe

Jones, Sally Agnes Rowe

March 9, 1928 — February 22, 2022

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Sally Agnes Rowe Jones, 93, of Liberty, MO, passed away peacefully on February 22, 2022, surrounded by loved ones. Sally was born March 9, 1928, in Kansas City, MO, the only child of Ivan Doherty Rowe and Elfriede Fischer Rowe. She grew up in Lawrence, KS and graduated from high school there. She later received […]

Petty, Grace Allen Carter

Petty, Grace Allen Carter

December 16, 1929 — February 16, 2022

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Grace Allen Carter Petty, 92, a lifelong Clay County resident, passed away February 16, 2022, at Oak Pointe of Kearney. She was surrounded by loved ones in her final days. Grace was born December 16, 1929, in Liberty, Missouri to Graham William Carter and Cecil Elizabeth (Johnston) Carter. She attended Liberty public schools, graduating from […]

Webb, Edna Marie

Webb, Edna Marie

August 21, 1934 — February 15, 2022

Service: February 19, 2022

Edna Marie Webb, 87, passed away February 15, 2022, at Ignite Medical Resort in Kansas City, MO. She was surrounded by loved ones in her final days. Marie was born August 21, 1934, in Elizabeth, Arkansas, the daughter of Elmer Sylvester and Virgie Elizabeth (Ross) Rand. She grew up on the family cattle farm in […]

Burt, Shirley M.

Burt, Shirley M.

August 16, 1933 — February 13, 2022

Service: March 5, 2022

Shirley Mae Burt, who loved to be called “Momma” by her kids, departed her loving family on February 13, 2022. She was born in Tulsa, Oklahoma on August 16, 1933 to the late Roy and Bessie Spaw. She was the third child of six children. Her brothers, Donald Spaw, Ronald Spaw, Robert Spaw, James Spaw […]

Combs, Cheri L.

Combs, Cheri L.

December 7, 1951 — February 14, 2022

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Cheri Lynn Combs, 70, passed away peacefully at home on February 14, 2022, with loved ones at her side. She died on Valentine’s Day, joining her husband, CMSgt Bennie Combs in their eternal home. Cheri was born December 7, 1951, in Des Moines, Iowa. She was united in marriage to Bennie Combs and they were […]

Lohman, Blondena

Lohman, Blondena

July 28, 1931 — February 11, 2022

Service: February 26, 2022

With her son Mark and niece Janet by her side, Blondena Mae Lohman left for her heavenly home in the last minutes of February 10th, 2022, to meet Jesus face to face, and hear the words “Well done, good and faithful servant…enter into the joy of your Lord.” She was reunited not only with her […]

Smith, Whitney A.

Smith, Whitney A.

December 31, 1931 — February 10, 2022

Service: February 18, 2022

Whitney A. Smith passed away on February 10, 2022.  Whitney was born in Kansas City, Missouri on December 31, 1931. He lived in the Kansas City area his whole life. On September 1, 1956, he married the love of his life, Dorothy L. (Gregory) Smith. They were married 65 years. They have three daughters, Myrna Jones […]

Purtee, Janice M.

Purtee, Janice M.

December 21, 1938 — February 10, 2022

Service: February 15, 2022

Janice Maurine Hankinson Purtee, 83, passed away on February 10, 2022, at peace and surrounded by the loving presence of her family. On December 21, 1938, Janice and her identical twin sister Phyllis were born in Carbondale, PA. Phyllis and Jan were a Christmas surprise for their parents, Raynor Milton and Jeanne Carol (Baldwin) Hankinson. […]

Armstrong, Freida A.

Armstrong, Freida A.

July 7, 1923 — February 10, 2022

Service: February 15, 2022

Freida Ann Hartman, born at home in rural Hickman Mills, was the third surviving child in the growing family of Mary Hansen and William L. Hartman.  Mary and William were both children of immigrant families from Denmark and Germany.  Tragically, William died in 1930 and left Mary to raise their 5 children, all younger than […]

Gregory A. Rollins

Gregory A. Rollins

May 12, 1956 — February 10, 2022

Service: February 18, 2022

Gregory Alan Rollins passed away February 10, 2022. Visitation will be from 10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. on Friday, February 18, 2022 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd. Kansas City, MO; graveside service will be at 12 p.m. in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Lee R. Epley, Jr.

Lee R. Epley, Jr.

April 1, 1930 — February 9, 2022

Service: February 26, 2022

Lee R. Epley, Jr. died peacefully after a battle against cancer. He left this world as gracefully as he moved through it. His family will miss his gentle spirit and wonderful sense of humor. We will miss hearing him tell a joke, spin a tale, recite poetry, or sing a song. He grew up in […]

Donegan, Gerald Paul

Donegan, Gerald Paul

September 7, 1959 — February 7, 2022

Service: February 19, 2022

Gerald Paul Donegan, 62, passed away February 7, 2022. Paul was preceded in death by his parents William and Dorothy Donegan, son Dustin Donegan, his brother in laws Chris Cummins and Gary Strong. Survivors include his wife Debra Donegan; his children Curtis Donegan, Sharon Donegan, Travis Donegan and their spouses; six grandchildren, two great grandchildren; […]

Domerese, Linda J.

Domerese, Linda J.

May 25, 1943 — February 8, 2022

Service: February 16, 2022

Linda J. Domerese, 78, passed away February 8, 2022. Linda was born May 25, 1943 in Kansas City, Missouri. She was a lifetime Pentecostal Christian. Linda had 4 boys, Mike, Marty, Mitch, and Mark.  She is survived by her husband Melvin Dale Domerese, sons Mike, Marty and Mitch, seven grandchildren and twenty three great grandchildren. […]

Choat, Arlene G.

Choat, Arlene G.

April 27, 1952 — February 8, 2022

Service: February 17, 2022

Arlene G. Choat, 69, passed away February 8, 2022.  Visitation will be 1PM, with services to follow at 2PM, Thursday, February 17 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; burial in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Schofield, Oscar I.

Schofield, Oscar I.

October 29, 1932 — February 8, 2022

Service: February 16, 2022

Oscar I. Schofield, 89, passed away February 8, 2022.  Visitation will be 12PM, with services to follow at 1PM, Wednesday, February 16 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; burial in Green Lawn Cemetery.

Bell, Wilfred R.

Bell, Wilfred R.

July 31, 1922 — February 9, 2022

Service: February 19, 2022

Wilfred Robert Bell passed away on February 9, 2022, at his home in Blue Springs, Mo. Having reached the age of 99, he was born in Pleasanton, Kansas, on July 31, 1922, to Ollie Mabelle (Stepp) Bell and William Robert Bell. Though his parents resided in Kansas City, Mo., his mother wanted his birth to […]

Cummins, Joyce

Cummins, Joyce

November 16, 1934 — February 8, 2022

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Beverly Joyce Cummins, of Liberty, Missouri, passed away at Oxford Grand Shoal Creek on February 8, 2022. Joyce was born on November 16, 1934, in Osgood, Missouri, the daughter of Robert E. and Dorothy M. (Moore) Davis. Along with her parents, Joyce was preceded in death by her loving husband, Jack P. Cummins whom she […]

Esslinger, Carline A.

Esslinger, Carline A.

December 15, 1935 — February 7, 2022

Service: March 19, 2022

Carline Ann (Hanes) Esslinger, 86, of Liberty, MO passed away February 7, 2022. Carline was born December 15, 1935 in Madison, KS, the daughter of Robert Carl (R.C.) and Charline Knapp Hanes. She graduated from Madison High School in 1953 and then attended Venus Academy in Wichita where she received her license as a Hairdresser. […]

Bateman, Jo Ann

Bateman, Jo Ann

November 8, 1943 — February 7, 2022

Service: February 20, 2022

Jo Ann (Olvera) Bateman, 78, of the Kansas City Northland, went to be with the Lord on February 7, 2022, at NorthCare Hospice House. Jo was born November 8, 1943 in Kansas City, MO, the daughter of Joe and Thelma (Barnes) Olvera. Along with her parents, Jo was preceded in death by her husband of […]

Fuller, Brett L.

Fuller, Brett L.

December 23, 1972 — January 22, 2022

Service: February 19, 2022

Brett Lloyd Fuller, 49, of Kingsville, Missouri, was surrounded by loved ones when he passed January 22, 2022. Born December 23, 1972, Brett graduated from Grandview High and Lincoln Tech, earning his degree in automotive mechanics. He began his career at Cox Air in Belton, where he spent 26 years as a Sheet Metal Mechanic […]

Perry, Darthard

Perry, Darthard

September 4, 1949 — February 2, 2022

Service: February 17, 2022

Darthard Edward Maurice Perry (The Gentle Giant) was born September 04, 1949 in Kansas City, Missouri. He was the second child born to the union of Floyd and Geraldine Perry. Darthard attended Lincoln High School in Kansas City, Missouri where he earned the nickname the “Gentle Giant”.  He was one year away from receiving his […]

Naeger, Lillian O.

Naeger, Lillian O.

January 8, 1924 — February 6, 2022

Service: February 11, 2022

Lillian O. (Shuh) Naeger, 98, passed away February 6, 2022. Visitation will be 10AM, with Mass of Christian burial to follow at 11AM, Friday, February 11 at Our Lady of Presentation Catholic Parish, 130 NW Murray Rd., Lee’s Summit, Missouri; private entombment in Calvary Cemetery, St. Louis, Missouri. Lillian was born January 8, 1924 in […]

DeWolf, Donald L.

DeWolf, Donald L.

September 1, 1939 — February 4, 2022

Service: February 9, 2022

Donald L. DeWolf, 82, passed away February 4, 2022.  Donald is survived by his companion of 39 years, Donna L. Keiser.  Visitation will be 9AM, with services to follow at 10AM, Wednesday, February 9 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; burial in Green Lawn Cemetery.

Miller, Delbert James

Miller, Delbert James

June 8, 1938 — February 5, 2022

Service: February 10, 2022

Delbert James Miller (affectionately known as Papa to his grandchildren), age 83, stepped into glory and entered into the presence of his Savior on February 5th, 2022. Delbert was born on June 8th, 1938 in Vienna, Missouri to Horace and May Miller. The son and stepson (by death) of preachers, faith was a core part […]

Pogson, Mary Estelle

Pogson, Mary Estelle

August 17, 1926 — February 2, 2022

Service: February 17, 2022

Mary Miller Pogson was born August 17, 1926 on a farm near Corder, Missouri to John Frederick Miller and Mary Florence Cullom Miller. During her early life she worked on the family farm and there developed her lifelong love for horses and rode her horse, Babe, to a one-room country grade school. Following graduation from […]

Talbert, Blanchard Ferguson

Talbert, Blanchard Ferguson

November 29, 1925 — February 4, 2022

Service: February 15, 2022

Blanchard F. Talbert was born November 29, 1925, in Mansfield, Louisiana to Newton and Margaret (Ferguson) Talbert. His parents, wife, 8 siblings, 1 grandson, and 1 great grandson all preceded him in death. He professed his life to Christ at an early age. Blanchard received his education in the public school in Mansfield, Louisiana. After […]

James Roger Henderson

James Roger Henderson

April 29, 1939 — February 3, 2022

Service: February 12, 2022

James Roger Henderson, 82, passed away on February 3, 2022 at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born on April 29, 1939 to James Garwood and Georgia Ina Henderson in Kansas City, Missouri. Roger was a proud Hornet and graduate of North Kansas City High School. After high school, he attended the […]

Taylor, Daisey

Taylor, Daisey

May 30, 1942 — February 3, 2022

Service: February 12, 2022

Daisey Taylor, 79, passed away February 3, 2022.  Visitation will be 9AM, with services to follow at 10AM, Saturday, February 12 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; burial in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Heaviland, Katherine “Kathy”

Heaviland, Katherine “Kathy”

August 22, 1964 — February 2, 2022

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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 […]

Delecaris, Alexander

Delecaris, Alexander

May 25, 1930 — January 30, 2022

Service: February 5, 2022

Alexander Delecaris, 91, passed away January 30, 2022.  Born in Canton, Ohio on May 25th, 1930, his parents were Kyriacos and Antigone Delecaris, who were Greek immigrants that left their homes in Ordou, Turkey and moved to Kavala, Greece. They made the voyage to New York City and settled in Canton in the early 1920s. […]

Austin, Helen Elizabeth (Beth)

Austin, Helen Elizabeth (Beth)

September 1, 1953 — January 28, 2022

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Helen Elizabeth (Beth) Austin, 68, of Kansas City, MO, passed away January 28, 2022, at North Kansas City Hospital after a brief unexpected illness. Beth was born September 1, 1953, in Kansas City, MO, the daughter of Schuyler and LaVera Mack. Beth graduated from Shawnee Mission South High School in 1972, and received her bachelors […]

Ireland, Ralph Lewis

Ireland, Ralph Lewis

September 30, 1924 — January 28, 2022

Service: February 7, 2022

Ralph L Ireland, 97, of Raytown, MO, passed away January 28, 2022 at Cedarhurst Senior Living of Blue Springs. Ralph was born September 30, 1924 at home in Claycomo, MO to Victor and Minnie Ireland and was a lifelong Kansas City area resident. Immediately after graduation from East High School, Ralph joined the Army Air […]

Neitzey, Tarl C.

Neitzey, Tarl C.

May 2, 1972 — January 23, 2022

Service: February 5, 2022

Tarl Christopher Neitzey was born in Fort Dix, New Jersey on May 2, 1972. He passed away in Kansas City, Missouri on January 23, 2022, after battling coronavirus pneumonia for 24 days. His mom recalls his favorite teddy bear. He carried it with him everywhere, along with a cowboy hat he loved so much, he […]

Vits, Margaret S.

Vits, Margaret S.

February 28, 1928 — January 31, 2022

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Margaret Soong Vits, 93, was born February 28, 1928, and passed away January 31, 2022, at Benton House of Staley Hills. She met William H. Vits while dancing at the YMCA, and they fell in love, were married, and had two children. Margaret was a retired Radiologist at Shawnee Mission Medical Center. She was a […]

Graham, Dovie P.

Graham, Dovie P.

July 20, 1942 — January 29, 2022

Service: February 3, 2022

Dovie Pearl (Hood) Graham, 79, of the Kansas City Northland, entered her heavenly home on January 29, 2022, at Estoria at Norterre in Liberty, MO, with family at her side. Dovie was born July 20, 1942, in Dublin, Texas, the second of three children of Aldean and Nora (Lusk) Hood. She grew up in the Dublin/Alexander […]

Hardy, Helen B.

Hardy, Helen B.

November 30, 1928 — January 26, 2022

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Helen Baker Renfrow Hardy Helen died on January 26, 2022 at Saint Luke’s Hospital in Overland Park, Kansas at the age of 93 after a brief illness with Covid-19. She was born in Boonville, North Carolina to Thomas Bryant Baker and Zetta Viola Ray on November 30, 1928. Helen attended public schools in Boonville, then […]

Paul R. Howerton, II

Paul R. Howerton, II

January 10, 1959 — January 25, 2022

Service: February 5, 2022

Paul Richard Howerton, II, 63, of Independence, MO, went to be with Jesus on January 25, 2022. Paul was born January 10, 1959, in Independence, MO, the third of five children of Frank and Sigrid Howerton. His sister, Lesa Loos preceded him in death. He graduated from Fort Osage High School, Class of 1977, and […]

Boren, Vivian M.

Boren, Vivian M.

October 5, 1950 — January 24, 2022

Service: February 5, 2022

Vivian Marie Boren, age 71, passed away January 24, 2022. She was born in Borger, Texas to Gordon and Marcia Tietz on October 5, 1950. She married William “Bill” Boren on June 6, 1970, and together they raised 4 children. Vivian served alongside her husband for over four decades in a variety of ministries. Her […]

Sebright, Steven Lee

Sebright, Steven Lee

December 3, 1949 — January 25, 2022

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Steven Lee Sebright, 72, of Lathrop, MO, passed away January 25, 2022, at Liberty Hospital with loved ones at his side. Steve was born December 3, 1949, in St. Louis, MO. He was united in marriage to Ann Elizabeth Herring on January 24, 1970. Steve’s career as a Millwright included the Carpenters’ Union from 1967-1982, […]

Lawrence Edward Ballenger, Jr.

Lawrence Edward Ballenger, Jr.

March 12, 1930 — January 25, 2022

Service: February 4, 2022

Link to services:  https://vimeo.com/670909548/ea3ebd5ab1 Lawrence Edward Ballenger, Jr., 91, of Kearney, MO, passed away January 25, 2022, at Liberty Health and Wellness in Liberty. Larry was born March 12, 1930, in Kansas City, MO, the eldest of two children of Lawrence Edward Sr. and Oral Virginia (Heckenliable) Ballenger. Along with his parents, Larry was preceded in […]

Dykes, Lynn Ann

Dykes, Lynn Ann

September 3, 1949 — January 23, 2022

Service: January 29, 2022

Lynn A. Dykes, 72, devoted wife, mother, sister, grandmother and great grandmother, passed away January 23, 2022, surrounded by family. Lynn was born September 3, 1949, in Springfield, MO. She married the love of her life, Lyle Dykes on June 28, 1980. They resided in Kansas City and loved to travel and sightsee. Lynn worked […]

Harless, Christine I.

Harless, Christine I.

April 1, 1939 — January 22, 2022

Service: February 5, 2022

Christine Iona Harless, 82, passed away January 22, 2022. Christine was born April 1, 1939 in Kansas City, Missouri. She graduated from Center High School in 1957. Christine worked for Clairol and Hodgen Powder Company until retirement. She loved going to dinners with the girls from high school, enjoyed painting, spending time with her grandkids […]

Williams, William J.

Williams, William J.

June 1, 1958 — January 19, 2022

Service: February 8, 2022

William “Bill” Joseph Williams, 63, passed away January 19, 2022. William was born June 1, 1958 in Kansas City, Missouri to Champ Williams and Alice (Salyer) Williams. He was preceded in death by his parents. Survivors include his wife Mary Williams; children: Tina, Desiree, Tara, Daniel, John and Alice; grandchildren: Cheryl, Dallas, Bryce, Jordan, Brianna, […]

Percy Robinson, Sr.

Percy Robinson, Sr.

December 11, 1930 — January 20, 2022

Service: January 29, 2022

Percy Robinson Sr. entered this world on December 11, 1930 in Canton, MS to the union of Alberta and Maggie Robinson. He was one of 13 children. He was preceded in death by his wife Restee Robinson, both parents and 7 siblings: Walter Robinson, Herbie Robinson, Calvin Robinson, Versie Rogers, Frank Robinson, Chester Lee Robinson […]

Delty Jahn Winfrey, II

Delty Jahn Winfrey, II

November 26, 1966 — January 23, 2022

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Delty Jahn Winfrey, II, 55, a lifelong Liberty resident, passed away January 23, 2022, at Liberty Hospital. Delty was born November 26, 1966, in Kansas City, MO, and graduated from Liberty High School in 1985. He was the elder of two sons of Delty Jahn Winfrey, a native of Carrollton, MO, and Marilyn Ethel (Morris) […]

Henderson, Harold L.

Henderson, Harold L.

April 16, 1932 — January 23, 2022

Service: January 29, 2022

Harold L. Henderson, 89, passed away January 23, 2022. He is survived by his children: Reg Jones, Sr., Barbara Church, Danny Henderson, Marilyn Brindley and Reg Jones, Jr.; eight grandchildren, eighteen great grandchildren and eight great great grandchildren. Visitation will be 1PM, with services to follow at 2PM, Saturday, January 29 at Park Lawn Funeral […]

Flanigan, Alice M.

Flanigan, Alice M.

September 29, 1923 — January 23, 2022

Service: January 28, 2022

Alice Marie (Muessig) Flanigan, 98, a longtime Liberty resident, joined her husband Bill and other loved ones in her heavenly home on January 23, 2022. She passed peacefully at her home in Liberty with loved ones at her side. Alice was born September 29, 1923, near Pilot Grove, MO, the second of five children of […]

Riley, Margaret Mae

Riley, Margaret Mae

July 20, 1926 — January 21, 2022

Service: January 28, 2022

Margaret Mae Riley of Raytown, Mo. passed peacefully on Friday, Jan. 21st, 2022. She joins her heavenly family and beloved husband Robert E. Riley. They will celebrate their 75th Wedding Anniversary in heaven. Margaret was born in Brunswick, Missouri on July 20th, 1926 to Vernon Masters and Freda (Kolas) Masters. She graduated from Manual High […]

Staley, Latricia “Treasa” Ann (Brents)

Staley, Latricia “Treasa” Ann (Brents)

March 29, 1942 — January 19, 2022

Service: January 29, 2022

Latricia “Treasa” Ann (Brents) Staley, age 79, of Kansas City, MO passed away peacefully on January 19, 2022 from pneumonia. Treasa was born on March 29, 1942 in Kansas City and graduated from East High School in 1960. She was married to her husband, Richard Staley, for 60 years. She enjoyed working a few part-time […]

Latore, Salvatore Thomas

Latore, Salvatore Thomas

November 5, 1940 — January 19, 2022

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Salvatore Thomas Latore, 81, died January 19, 2022, at a nursing home in Raytown, MO.  No service will be held but there will be a plaque placed on a stone at Swan Pond at Park Lawn Funeral home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd, Kansas City, MO 64138. Mr. Latore was born November 5, 1940, in St. Louis, […]

Elliott, Rhonda Kay

Elliott, Rhonda Kay

January 25, 1955 — January 20, 2022

Service: January 25, 2022

Rhonda Kay (Cashatt) Elliott, 66, passed peacefully at home in Excelsior Springs on January 20, 2022, with loved ones at her side. Rhonda was born January 25, 1955, in Kansas City, MO, the fifth of eight children of Charles and Mamie (Keith) Cashatt. She grew up in Liberty, MO and graduated from Liberty High School. […]

Raffurty, David M.

Raffurty, David M.

October 26, 1964 — January 19, 2022

Service: February 5, 2022

David Raffurty, 57, Kansas City, MO, raced into the final lap of life on Wednesday, January 19, 2022, after a courageous battle with Covid19. David was born in Kansas City, MO, October 26, 1964, to Richard and Linda Raffurty. David was a life long resident of Kansas City, MO. He attended the Center School District. […]

Roberts, Michael A.

Roberts, Michael A.

September 10, 1955 — January 19, 2022

Service: January 28, 2022

Michael Alan Roberts, 66, of Drexel, Missouri, passed away January 19, 2022. Funeral services will be 1PM, Friday, January 28 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri. In lieu of flowers, the family wishes contributions be made to KC Pet Project (https://kcpetproject.org/donate/) or the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation (https://www.firehero.org/donate/). Michael, “Mike”, […]

Kneer, Denise R.

Kneer, Denise R.

December 17, 1955 — January 19, 2022

Service: January 23, 2022

Denise Roxanne (Hixon) Kneer, 66, of Kearney, MO, passed away January 19, 2022, at Liberty Hospital. Denise was born December 17, 1955, in Davenport, Iowa, the daughter of Gerald Justin and Darlene Burnette (Hazen) Hixon. She graduated from Richwoods High School in Peoria, IL. Denise moved to Kearney in 2013 and worked for Kearney Animal […]

Humston, Patricia A.

Humston, Patricia A.

December 25, 1935 — January 19, 2022

Service: January 28, 2022

Patricia Ann Humston (Granny), born on December 25, 1935, passed away resting comfortably in her Lee’s Summit home on January 19, 2022. She has been reunited with her husband of 68 years, Jim Humston (Papa). Patricia is the loving “Mom” to sons, Brad Humston and Danny Humston and their wives, Debbie and Joy, respectively. She […]

Hallman, Willis C.

Hallman, Willis C.

January 2, 1927 — January 18, 2022

Service: January 25, 2022

Willis C. Hallman PHD Rev. Dr. Willis Christian Hallman was born January 2, 1927 in Vineland Station, Ontario, Canada to Anna and Aaron Hallman. He moved to “his Father’s House” on January 18, 2022, after a final bout with congestive heart failure. Willis spent his first years on his parent’s fruit farm, pruning trees and […]

Polk, Vera Mae

Polk, Vera Mae

September 17, 1923 — January 10, 2022

Service: February 5, 2022

Vera Mae was born September 17, 1923 to Ollis Ross and Victory (Queen Victoria) Carpenter, in Coatopa, Alabama. Her parents, husband of 63 years A.J. Sr., two sons, Herman and A.J. Polk Jr., eight brothers, and two sisters preceded her in death. Vera Mae was raised by her grandmother Mamie Carpenter. In 1937, at the […]

Chapman, Verdean E.

Chapman, Verdean E.

September 3, 1939 — January 19, 2022

Service: January 22, 2022

Verdean Ellen (Sexton) Chapman, 82, a longtime Liberty resident, went to be with the Lord on January 19, 2022, at Liberty Hospital, with loved ones at her side. Verdean was born September 3, 1939, in Albany, MO, the youngest of four children of B.H. and Berneice (Jeffries) Sexton. Along with her parents, Verdean was preceded […]

Thomas, Corine E.

Thomas, Corine E.

May 20, 1939 — January 18, 2022

Service: February 4, 2022

Queen Corine Estelle Thomas Born to Thomas Stephen Thomas and Essie Mae Greene on May 19, 1939 in Barnwell, South Carolina. Due to our Queen being born at home, and the time of her birth, they weren’t able to register her birth until the next day, May 20, 1939. After the Lord called her father […]

Birch, Tammy Ann

Birch, Tammy Ann

September 22, 1963 — January 17, 2022

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Tammy Ann Birch, 58, of Independence, MO, passed away January 17, 2022 at St. Luke’s East Hospital in Lee’s Summit with family at her side. Tammy was born September 22, 1963, in Kansas City, MO, the daughter of Richard and Verleen (Whittall) Irey. She was married to Fred Birch. Along with her parents, she was […]

De Geare, Rebecca “Jean”

De Geare, Rebecca “Jean”

July 28, 1925 — January 17, 2022

Service: January 22, 2022

Rebecca Jean DeGeare, 96, died January 17th 2022 at the University Health LakewoodCare Center. Born on July 28th 1925 in Bosworth, MO. to James and Lela Breeze. She marriedGeorge DeGeare on March 23rd 1946 in St. Louis MO. She will be remembered for being a Godly woman, especially helping others.Singing and involvement in her church […]

Robinett, Barbara A.

Robinett, Barbara A.

June 8, 1940 — January 15, 2022

Service: January 26, 2022

Barbara A. Robinett, 81, passed away January 15, 2022.  Visitation will begin at 10AM, with services to follow at 11AM, Wednesday, January 26 at First Baptist Church of Grandview, 1416 Main St., Grandview, Missouri; burial in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Earles, Joyce J.

Earles, Joyce J.

June 24, 1938 — January 14, 2022

Service: January 20, 2022

Joyce Joann (Thomas) Earles, 83, a longtime Liberty resident, went to be with the Lord on January 14, 2022, at Liberty Hospital. Joyce was born June 24, 1938, in Boonville, MO, the third of five children of Marion Eugene and Nora Estelle (Watts) Thomas. She grew up in Boonsboro, MO and graduated from high school […]

Stanley, Myrtle F.

Stanley, Myrtle F.

March 8, 1942 — January 15, 2022

Service: January 21, 2022

Myrtle Fay Stanley, 79, passed away January 15, 2022. Myrtle was born March 8, 1942 in Yellville, Arkansas to Benjamin Franklin “Frank” Mears and Etta Mae (Harris) Mears. She was preceded in death by her husband Robert G. Stanley, her parents and her siblings. Survivors include her daughter Cindy Stanley; son Robert Stanley and his […]

Dillon, Jeffrey D.

Dillon, Jeffrey D.

November 11, 1969 — January 14, 2022

Service: January 22, 2022

Jeffrey Dean Dillon, 52, of Excelsior Springs, MO, went home to be with Jesus on January 14, 2022, at Liberty Hospital with loved ones at his side. Jeff was born November 11, 1969, in Chamberlain, SD, and was a member of the Lakota Tribe of the Sioux Native American Nation. Jeff was the son of […]

Robert L. Robinson, Sr.

Robert L. Robinson, Sr.

August 23, 1926 — January 14, 2022

Service: January 18, 2022

Robert Leonard Robinson peacefully passed from this life on January 14, 2022. For the last three years he was a resident at Jeanne Jugan Center. Robert’s family is exceedingly thankful for the love and care he received from the staff of Little Sisters of the Poor. In his ninety-five years, “Bobby” made a significant impact […]

Barrett, Ronald Lee

Barrett, Ronald Lee

March 30, 1949 — January 12, 2022

Service: January 29, 2022

Ronald Lee Barrett, 72, of Claycomo, MO, passed away January 12, 2022, at North Kansas City Hospital. Ron was born March 30, 1949, in Kansas City, MO, the son of John Lee and Ethel Melva (Strickler) Barrett. Along with his parents, Ron was preceded in death by siblings: Edward Hughes, Gerald Hughes, John Barrett, Judith […]

Avila, Marylee J.

Avila, Marylee J.

March 23, 1933 — January 6, 2022

Service: January 22, 2022

Marylee Joann Ferrara Avila, 88 years young, was born and raised in the historic Northeast neighborhood of Kansas City. She was born to Antonio (Tony) and Antonina (Lena) Polocie Ferrara on March 23rd, 1933. Marylee was proud of her Sicilian heritage, the cultural diversity and upbringing in the “North End.” She was the baby of the […]

Cindrich, Nadine M.

Cindrich, Nadine M.

January 29, 1943 — January 12, 2022

Service: January 21, 2022

Nadine Marie (Smith) Cindrich, 78, of Lee’s Summit Missouri passed away January 12, 2022. Nadine was born on January 29, 1943 in Salem, Arkansas to Archie & Margarete Smith. She went to Salem High School and graduated in 1961. Nadine spent many mornings, and evenings, milking cows and working in the garden. On June 25th […]

Beaver, Lorraine B.

Beaver, Lorraine B.

November 26, 1922 — January 12, 2022

Service: January 18, 2022

Lorraine B. Beaver, 99, passed away January 12, 2022.  Visitation will begin at 9:30AM, with services to follow at 10:30AM, Tuesday, January 18 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; burial in Memorial Park Cemetery.  Memorial contributions may be made to City Union Mission.

Nathaniel Hawthorne Haskins, Jr.

Nathaniel Hawthorne Haskins, Jr.

November 29, 1945 — January 7, 2022

Service: January 22, 2022

Nathaniel Hawthorne Haskins, Jr. 76, of Kansas City, Missouri transitioned unexpectedly and peacefully at St. Luke’s Hospital on January 7, 2022. Nathaniel was born November 29, 1945, in Texarkana, Texas to Nathaniel Hawthorne Haskins, Sr. and Ladell (Washington) Haskins, who preceded him in death. The family relocated from Texarkana Texas to Kansas City Missouri. After […]

Burnett, James W.

Burnett, James W.

October 20, 1954 — January 11, 2022

Service: January 20, 2022

James W. Burnett, 67, passed away January 11, 2022.  A memorial visitation will be 6-8PM, Thursday, January 20 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Catholic Community Hospice, 16201 W. 95th St., Suite #220, Lenexa, Kansas 66219.

Newton, Erica L.

Newton, Erica L.

December 4, 1977 — January 3, 2022

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Erica Lynne Newton, 44, of Holt Missouri, passed away peacefully on January 3rd, 2022, surrounded by her loving family. Erica was born December 4th, 1977, in Kansas City Missouri. She graduated from Raytown High School in 1996. In the Honors Program at Park University she earned her Bachelors of Science in Biology. She continued to […]

Ryser, Edwin Lee

Ryser, Edwin Lee

June 21, 1943 — January 9, 2022

Service: January 14, 2022

Edwin Lee Ryser, 78, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away January 9, 2022, at North Kansas City Hospital with family at his side. Edd was born June 21, 1943, on the Ryser family homestead in Washington County, KS. He was the fourth of five children of Leslie and Bess (Cibolski) Ryser. Edd graduated from […]

Chow, Robert Yu

Chow, Robert Yu

December 26, 1959 — January 9, 2022

Service: January 12, 2022

Robert Yu Chow, 62, of Liberty, MO, passed away January 9, 2022, at Liberty Hospital. Visitation begins at 9:30 am, followed by funeral services at 10:30 am, on Wednesday, January 12, at Park Lawn Northland Chapel, I-35 at State Route 291, Liberty, MO. Burial will follow at Mount Olivet Cemetery, St. Joseph, MO.

Strup, Michael R.

Strup, Michael R.

January 13, 1979 — January 2, 2022

Service: January 13, 2022

Michael R. Strup, 42, passed away January 2, 2022. Michael was born January 13, 1979 in Kansas City, Missouri. He was preceded in death by his mother Tamra Overturf. Survivors include his son Ryan Michael Strup, son Jordan Andrew Strup and son Kaiden Blaine Nye. A memorial visitation will be held 5-7PM, Thursday, January 13, […]

DeVaul, Naoma E.

DeVaul, Naoma E.

July 30, 1944 — January 9, 2022

Service: January 13, 2022

Naoma Etta (Burnett) DeVaul passed away at the age of 77 in Kansas City, Missouri on January 9, 2022. Naoma was born in Turney, MO to Clevis and Reve (Gasteneau) Burnett on July 30, 1944. She was the eighth child out of 12 siblings. She graduated from Kidder High School (Kidder, MO) in 1962. She […]

Trimmer, James E.

Trimmer, James E.

September 7, 1931 — January 9, 2022

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James E. Trimmer, 90, of Kansas City, MO passed away on January 9th, 2022 to go to his Heavenly home. James was born September 7, 1931 to Berkley and Lorean (Madison) Trimmer in Sweet Hall, Virginia and was the sixth of eight siblings. He graduated from West Point High School in West Point, VA and […]

Robert Keith Reed, Sr.

Robert Keith Reed, Sr.

December 1, 1940 — January 10, 2022

Service: January 14, 2022

Robert Keith Reed, Sr., 81, of the Kansas City Northland, went to be with the Lord on January 8, 2022, at North Kansas City Hospital. Bob was born December 1, 1940, in Excelsior Springs, MO, the sixth of eight children of Raymond C. and Elsie Mae (Welch) Reed. Along with his parents, Bob was preceded […]

Cusick, Ina J.

Cusick, Ina J.

January 31, 1929 — January 6, 2022

Service: January 14, 2022

Ina J. Cusick, 92, passed away January 6, 2022.  Ina was born January 31, 1929 in Van Buren, Arkansas to Thomas G. Cates and Rosa E. (Harris) Cates. She graduated from Central High School in Kansas City, Missouri. On August 24, 1950, Ina married Charles “Charlie” E. Cusick. She loved to listen to her husband Charles […]

Bohrer, Emil R.

Bohrer, Emil R.

June 20, 1939 — January 6, 2022

Service: January 15, 2022

Emil Richard Bohrer “Jr”, 82, passed away peacefully on Thursday, January 6, 2022 in Kansas City, Missouri. He is survived by his wife Joyce Annette Bohrer; son Rusell Emil Bohrer; nephews: Toby Cox, Chris Cox and Darren Cox; along with two granddaughters and 4 great grandchildren. Jr was born on June 20, 1939, the oldest […]

Eib, Lois M.

Eib, Lois M.

May 22, 1934 — December 30, 2021

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Lois Marlene (Bierbrodt) Eib, 87, of south Kansas City, went to be with the Lord on December 30, 2021, at St. Luke’s Hospice House. Marlene was born May 22, 1934, the only child of Louis and Genevieve (Good) Bierbrodt. She grew up in Kansas City and graduated from Paseo High School. Marlene was united in […]

Rand Nellist

Rand Nellist

June 10, 1968 — December 29, 2021

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Rand Nellist of Liberty, Missouri, left us too soon and unexpectedly from the comfort of home. Because he was an organized, detail-oriented type of guy, we feel the need to be precise. He passed exactly at 4:35 p.m., on December 29th, just four days after celebrating Christmas with Kim, his soulmate and wife, and their […]

Ouderkirk, Franklin D.

Ouderkirk, Franklin D.

June 20, 1934 — December 23, 2021

Service: January 26, 2022

Franklin D. Ouderkirk, 87, passed away December 23, 2021.  Memorial services will be 10AM, Wednesday, January 26, 2022 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; burial to follow in Green Lawn Cemetery.

Wheeler, William R.

Wheeler, William R.

August 5, 1922 — January 4, 2022

Service: January 11, 2022

William Roy Wheeler, 99, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away peacefully on January 4, 2022, at Saint Luke’s Hospice House surrounded by family. Bill was born August 5, 1922, in Milan, MO, the second of eight children of William Roy and Iva Myrtle (Sims) Wheeler. Along with his parents, Bill was preceded in death […]

Aikmus, Thomas R.

Aikmus, Thomas R.

January 9, 1985 — January 2, 2022

Service: January 15, 2022

Thomas Roberts Aikmus, 36, of Liberty, MO, passed away January 2, 2022, at St. Luke’s Plaza Hospital. Tom, or TR as he was known by many, was born January 9, 1985, the son of Thomas Edward Aikmus and Shari Lou Roberts. TR grew up in Liberty and graduated from Wentworth Military Academy in Lexington, MO. […]

Griffin, Olivia S.

Griffin, Olivia S.

October 7, 1932 — January 4, 2022

Service: January 11, 2022

Olivia Seretta Potts-Griffin, 89, was born on October 7, 1932 in Kansas City, Missouri to Esther Shaw and Lexton Theodore Potts. She was the eighth child born out of thirteen children. Olivia departed this life January 4, 2022. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Jack Charles Griffin, her son, Arlindell Brooks, brothers […]

Spring, James “Jim”

Spring, James “Jim”

January 13, 1937 — December 20, 2021

Service: January 22, 2022

James M. Spring “Jim” age 84 of Kansas City, Missouri; passed away on December 20, 2021 at Hospice House of Kansas City with his loving wife Evelyn M. Spring (Keyton) of 63 years by his side. Jim is also survived by his children: daughter Robin (Daryl) Thornton and sons Jim (Susan) Spring and Jerry Spring, […]

Allison Sr., Samuel J.

Allison Sr., Samuel J.

November 17, 1946 — January 4, 2022

Service: January 13, 2022

Samuel Joseph Allison, Sr., 75, of Gladstone, passed away January 4, 2022, at St. Luke’s Northland Hospital. Sam was born November 17, 1946, in North Kansas City, MO, the youngest of four children of Martin Dillan and Velma Alverta (Callen) Allison. Sam served in the US Army during Vietnam, receiving honorable discharge in 1968. He […]

Arlis F. Stegink, Jr.

Arlis F. Stegink, Jr.

July 14, 1947 — January 2, 2022

Service: January 22, 2022

Arlis Frank Stegink Jr ,age 74, beloved husband, father, grandfather, and brother passed away peacefully at home on January 2, 2022 at 1:02 Pm surrounded by his family. Born July 14, 1947, to Arlis F. Stegink Sr. and Jacqueline Higbee, both deceased. He was known to most as “Skip”. Skip was a loving, giving person […]

Evans, James “Jim”

Evans, James “Jim”

December 5, 1922 — January 4, 2022

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James “Jim” Edward Evans, 99, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, January 4, 2022. He was born on December 5, 1922 in St. Louis, Missouri to the late Etheridge “Bozzy” and Sylvia Evans, and was the third of five children. Jim attended grade school and high school in St. Louis, Catawissa Missouri, […]

Johnson, Vonda L.

Johnson, Vonda L.

November 4, 1927 — December 24, 2021

Service: February 19, 2022

Vonda’s Life in Photos: https://photos.app.goo.gl/BqA9ZNR8YpDfiBs4A Vonda Leah Lankford Johnson (Gourley), beloved wife, mother, grandmother, and friend, passed away on Christmas Eve, 2021 at Norterre Living Center in Liberty, Missouri at the age of 94. Vonda was born to Emma Leah Hudelson Lankford and David Lyons Lankford at their farmhouse near Adrian, Missouri on November 4, 1927, […]

Cox, Betty Lea

Cox, Betty Lea

May 11, 1935 — January 4, 2022

Service: January 7, 2022

Betty Lea Cox, 86, of Kearney, MO passed away on January 4, 2022 at the NorthCare Hospice House. She was born May 11, 1935 in Mt. Moriah, Missouri to Ellis and Fairel (Gannon) Wilcox. She married Amos Cox on June 22, 1952 and he survives at the home. Also surviving are her children Jerry Cox […]

Hill, Willie L.

Hill, Willie L.

February 20, 1941 — December 24, 2021

Service: January 8, 2022

Willie Lee Hill was born February 20, 1941 in Yazoo, Mississippi to Ruth and Charles Hill who preceded him in death. He was one of fifteen children to be born to this union and an identical twin, Rufus Hill. Willie and Rufus together they were nicknamed, Pig and Schoot. They also received Christ together at […]

Lohman, Wesley H.

Lohman, Wesley H.

August 12, 1929 — January 2, 2022

Service: January 15, 2022

Wesley Henry Arthur Lohman was born at home on the family farm on August 12th, 1929, in Ernestville, Missouri, to Adolph and Hulda (nee Schnackenberg) Lohman. With two older brothers, Alfred and Harold, Wes learned a lot about life with the rigorous hard work required to keep a farm going. He would often share stories […]

Gentry, Tevin J.

Gentry, Tevin J.

January 1, 2001 — December 29, 2021

Service: January 6, 2022

Tevin Jack Gentry, 20, passed away December 29, 2021. He was born January 1, 2001 in North Kansas City, MO. Tevin was a graduate of Liberty North High School in 2019 where he was a member of the football and wrestling teams and attended the Fire Academy. Tevin leaves his parents, Tricia and Dan Jones, […]

Young, Walter “Randy”

Young, Walter “Randy”

March 20, 1937 — January 1, 2022

Service: January 11, 2022

Walter Randell “Randy” Young, 84, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away January 1, 2022, at his home with his wife Vera at his side. Randy was born March 20, 1937, in Shreveport, LA, one of three children of Walter and Norma (Hammock) Young. In 1954 he joined the US Air Force and received honorable […]

Wilkins, Betty J.

Wilkins, Betty J.

February 16, 1939 — January 1, 2022

Service: January 9, 2022

Betty Jane Ward Wilkins, 82, of Northeast Kansas City, passed away January 1, 2022, at North Kansas City Hospital. Betty was born February 16, 1939, near Fristoe, MO, the youngest of three children of Oliver and Mary Jewell (Bird) Stull. She graduated from Warsaw (MO) High School. Betty was united in marriage to Roy L. […]

Borden, Dorothy E.

Borden, Dorothy E.

August 13, 1923 — January 1, 2022

Service: January 7, 2022

Dorothy Elizabeth Denton Borden, 98, a longtime Liberty resident, passed away January 1, 2022, at Addington Place at Shoal Creek where she resided since 2014. Dorothy was born August 13, 1923, in Richmond, MO, one of nine children of Roy and Emmer (Davis) Denton. She graduated from Richmond High School. She was united in marriage […]

Sharp Sr., William Mitchell “Bill”

Sharp Sr., William Mitchell “Bill”

December 25, 1950 — December 28, 2021

Service: January 6, 2022

William Mitchell “Bill” Sharp, passed away December 28, 2021, in Leawood, KS. A funeral service will be held at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, January 6, 2022 at Visitation Catholic Church, 5141 Main St, Kansas City, MO 64112. Bill’s wishes were for cremation. Bill was born a Christmas baby on December 25, 1950 to Clay LaValle Sharp […]

Hale Jr., Lowell “Butch” Eugene

Hale Jr., Lowell “Butch” Eugene

April 18, 1961 — December 29, 2021

Service: January 4, 2022

Lowell E. Hale Jr. “Butch”, of Independence, Missouri was born in Dallas, TX on April 18th, 1961 to parents Lowell E. Hale and Carol S. Hale (Williams) of Mulberry, Kansas. Lowel left us too soon on December 29th, 2021 in Kansas City, Missouri and is preceded by his father Lowell E. Hale, mother Carol S. […]

Hart, Amanda Marie

Hart, Amanda Marie

February 28, 1995 — December 29, 2021

Service: January 4, 2022

Amanda Marie Hart, 26, of the Kansas City Northland, passed peacefully at home on December 29, 2021, surrounded by those she loved. She bravely fought a three-year battle with brain cancer. Amanda was born February 28, 1995, in Kansas City, Missouri, the younger of two daughters of Rick and Leanne (Trocosso) Hart. She grew up […]

Goodman, Iona Jacquelyn

Goodman, Iona Jacquelyn

November 17, 1927 — December 24, 2021

Service: January 14, 2022

Iona Jacquelyn Goodman, known as Jackie to her friends, passed away on December 24th 2021 at 94 years of age. She is preceded in death by her husband of 70 years Ralph, her son David and her daughter Marie. She is survived by sons Jeffery and Joseph; granddaughters, Susan, Nicole, Gabrielle, Lesley, Valerie and Merit; […]

Blakey, Courtney Paige

Blakey, Courtney Paige

May 3, 1971 — December 27, 2021

Service: January 4, 2022

Courtney Paige Blakey, age 50, passed away December 27, 2021. Visitation will be held from 5 – 7PM, Monday, January 3, 2022, at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, MO 64138.  Graveside services will be 1PM, Tuesday, January 4 at Memorial Park Cemetery. Courtney is survived by her parents Gary Cramer and […]

Marlow, Helen Margaret

Marlow, Helen Margaret

December 18, 1929 — December 24, 2021

Service: January 3, 2022

Helen Margaret Marlow, 92, of Kansa City, Missouri, passed away at 3:41 PM on Friday, December 24, 2021 at Northcare Hospice House in North Kansas City, Missouri. A visitation will be from 1:00-2:00 PM on Monday, January 3, 2022 at Park Lawn Northland Chapel, 1640 N. M-291 HWY. Liberty, Missouri 64068. Funeral service will be […]

Untrif, Beverly Hersey

Untrif, Beverly Hersey

July 10, 1934 — December 25, 2021

Service: December 29, 2021

Beverly Hersey Untrif, of Blue Springs, Missouri, died of natural causes on Christmas Day, 2021. She was 87 years old. Beverly will be remembered lovingly by her three daughters, Ginger (Richard) Rhodes of Seattle, WA, Denise (Mark) Lynn of Lee’s Summit, MO, and Sheryl (Bill) Reigel of Blue Springs, MO; and a granddaughter, Brooke Lynn […]

Morris, Dixie Lou O’Connor

Morris, Dixie Lou O’Connor

October 4, 1923 — December 22, 2021

Service: December 30, 2021

*** Click the following web-link to livestream Dixie’s services: https://www.christianworldmedia.com/livechannel/StJohnsUMCKC – Obituary – Dixie Lou O’Connor Morris On a long ago Thursday, at 12:30 noontime, a girl child was born in the home of her maternal grandparents, at 614 Cherry Street in Chillicothe, Missouri.   The date was October 4, 1923.   She was named Dixie […]

Habiger, Daniel P.

Habiger, Daniel P.

February 10, 1976 — December 22, 2021

Service: December 30, 2021

Daniel Patrick Habiger, forty-five, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away December 22, 2021 at his home. The Rosary will be said at 9:30 am December 30th followed by visitation from 10-11 am at St. James Catholic Church, Liberty, Mo. A Mass of Christian burial will begin at 11:00 am on Thursday, December 30th, also […]

O’Dell, Jeffrey Dennis

O’Dell, Jeffrey Dennis

March 27, 1971 — December 19, 2021

Service: January 5, 2022

Jeffrey Dennis O’Dell, 50, of Liberty, Missouri, passed peacefully on December 19, 2021 with loved ones at his side. Jeff was born March 27, 1971, in North Kansas City, Missouri.  He was the eldest of three sons of parent’s Dennis and Carol. He graduated from Oak Park High School and later from Hawkeye Institute of […]

Daniel W. Marcum, Sr.

Daniel W. Marcum, Sr.

September 21, 1942 — December 21, 2021

Service: December 23, 2021

Daniel Wilber Marcum, Sr., age 79, Lee’s Summit, MO, passed Tuesday, December 21, 2021, at home surrounded by family. He was born September 21, 1942 in Kansas City, MO, the son of Dude and Wilberene Marcum. He married Susan A. Hunt on December 19, 1964, at Holmeswood Baptist Church. Dan was a graduate of Southeast […]

Hart, Judith A.

Hart, Judith A.

February 14, 1943 — December 19, 2021

Service: December 28, 2021

Judith Ann Hart died December 19th 2021 after a long and courageous battle with cancer. Services will be held at Prairie Village Presbyterian Church on December 28th at 1:00. She was born February 14th 1943, daughter of Clarence Carnegie and Bernice Hagan, and niece of Dorothy and Wilfred Dahms. Judy received her Master’s Degree in […]

Partin, Flora Madalyn

Partin, Flora Madalyn

August 1, 1932 — December 20, 2021

Service: December 30, 2021

Flora Madalyn Partin, 89, of Liberty, MO, passed away December 20, 2021, at Liberty Hospital. She was surrounded by loved ones in her final days. Madalyn was born August 1, 1932, in Pollock, MO, the eldest of two children Harvey Glen and Eva (Babbitt) Dixon. She graduated from Unionville (MO) High School. Madalyn was united […]

Blount, Doyne N.

Blount, Doyne N.

August 27, 1935 — December 20, 2021

Service: December 29, 2021

Doyne Neal Blount, 86, of south Kansas City, passed away December 20, 2021, at St. Luke’s Hospice House with loved ones at his side during his final days. Doyne was born August 27, 1935, in Cushing, Oklahoma, the younger of two sons of Carlos and Esther (Townsend) Blount. Following graduation from high school in Cushing, […]

Harper, George “Cliff”

Harper, George “Cliff”

February 17, 1953 — December 18, 2021

Service: December 28, 2021

George Clifford “Cliff” Harper, age 68, of the Kansas City Northland went to be with Jesus on December 18, 2021 at North Kansas City Hospital. Cliff was born February 17, 1953 in Springfield, MO. He graduated from Kearney Senior High School in Missouri and later received his Bachelor’s degree from Northwest Missouri State University in […]

Butler, Stephen P.

Butler, Stephen P.

December 2, 1975 — December 17, 2021

Service: December 22, 2021

Stephen Phillip Butler, 46 of Blue Springs, MO, passed away on Friday December 17, 2021 at St Mary’s Medical Center in Blue Springs, MO. Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday, December 22, 2021 at the Park Lawn Funeral Home with Visitation at 12PM, with services to follow at 1PM. Stephen Phillip Butler was born […]

Brown, Paul L.

Brown, Paul L.

January 24, 1957 — December 15, 2021

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Paul Logan Brown, 64, passed away December 15, 2021. Paul was born January 24, 1957 in Kansas City, Missouri to William and Betty (Logan) Brown. Paul was preceded in death by his parents. Survivors include his brother Thomas F. Brown and his wife Glenda, brother Sam Brown, brother Kenneth Brown and his nieces and nephews. […]

Williams, Ruth L.

Williams, Ruth L.

— December 15, 2021

Service: December 20, 2021

Ruth Laurene Williams, 89, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away December 15, 2021. Visitation begins at 10:00 am, followed by services at 11:00 am, Monday, Dec. 20, at Park Lawn Northland Chapel, Liberty. Burial in Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Kearney. Memorials are suggested to Alzheimer’s Association or Fair Haven Children’s Home. Ruth was born in […]

Dureka, Christopher “Tom”

Dureka, Christopher “Tom”

December 12, 1973 — December 14, 2021

Service: December 18, 2021

Christopher Thomas “Tom” Dureka, 48, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away December 14, 2021, at North Kansas City Hospital with loved ones at his side. Tom was born December 12, 1973, in Fort Ord, California, the younger of two sons of Paul Patrick Dureka, Jr. and Carrol Lee (Holmes) Dureka. His parents preceded him […]

Vanderpool, Gary D.

Vanderpool, Gary D.

July 12, 1943 — December 15, 2021

Service: December 21, 2021

Gary D. Vanderpool, 78, passed away December 15, 2021.  Visitation will be 12PM, with services to follow at 1PM, Tuesday, December 21 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; burial in Green Lawn Cemetery.

Smith, Jeanette M.

Smith, Jeanette M.

August 14, 1940 — December 14, 2021

Service: December 18, 2021

Jeanette M Smith, 81, of Grandview MO., passed away in the home on December 14, 2021 surrounded by family and music. Jeanette is survived by her twin sister, Janice L. Witt; 3 daughters: Patricia S. Pryor and husband Jerry, Mary F. Pryor-Collins and husband Christopher, and Jennifer L. Coumerilh and husband Daniel; grandchildren: LeRoy Eagleson, […]

Leonard Joyner, Jr.

Leonard Joyner, Jr.

November 1, 1932 — December 13, 2021

Service: December 21, 2021

Leonard Joyner, Jr., 89, of Kansas City, Missouri passed away peacefully on Monday, December 13, 2021 at home with family by his side. He was born on November 1, 1932 to the late Leonard Joyner, Sr. and Mabel Joyner Bowen in Memphis, Tennessee. He was the second child of three children. Leonard, affectionately known as […]

Moore, Marie A.

Moore, Marie A.

September 12, 1937 — December 12, 2021

Service: December 17, 2021

Marie Antoinette Moore, 84, passed away December 12, 2021.  Visitation will be 11AM-12PM, Friday, December 17 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; graveside servcices to follow at Calvary Cemetery.

Goodall, Pamela Ann

Goodall, Pamela Ann

March 19, 1959 — December 10, 2021

Service: December 18, 2021

Pamela Ann Goodall, 62, of Platte City, MO, passed away December 10, 2021 at St. Luke’s Northland Hospital, surrounded by family. Pam was born March 19, 1959, in Topeka, KS. She is the daughter of George Eugene Sterling, Sr. and Patricia (Frost) Blacksmith. Pam leaves her children, Kristapher Goodall, Dustin Goodall (Thea), Brandon Goodall (Emily) […]

Smith, Charlene E.

Smith, Charlene E.

August 18, 1958 — December 13, 2021

Service: December 16, 2021

Charlene Elizabeth Smith, 63, of Independence, MO, joined her Lord and Savior on December 13, 2021, at her home with loved ones at her side. Charlene was born August 18, 1958, in St. Joseph, MO, the daughter of Charles Triggs Sr. and Mary Elizabeth (Williams) Triggs. Her parents and three grandchildren preceded her in death. […]

Charles D. Hineman, Sr.

Charles D. Hineman, Sr.

September 21, 1946 — December 5, 2021

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Charles David Hineman, 75, passed away on December 5, 2021. He was born and attended school in Versailles, Missouri. Charles was a great husband, father and grandfather. He loved to fish, any outdoor activity and he loved to play pool. Charles loved his wife, children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. He attended Baptist Church. Charles drove […]

Lowe, Lilla

Lowe, Lilla

— December 3, 2021

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Lil, a resident of The Village of Cameron, died December 3, 3021 after a brief illness and with family at her side. During her life she was known as a great cook, an avid gardener, a talented actress in local theatre groups, a bookworm, antique collector and a breeder of Champion Old English Sheepdogs. As […]

McElhinney, Clifford Ray

McElhinney, Clifford Ray

October 18, 1934 — December 10, 2021

Service: December 15, 2021

Public Visitation and Brunch: 11AM to 12:45PM on Wednesday, December 15, 2021 at First Christian Church, 400 Center Street, Lathrop, MO. Public Funeral Service: 1PM on Wednesday, December 15, 2021 at First Christian Church, 400 Center Street, Lathrop, MO. Burial immediately following services in Converse Cemetery, Converse, MO.

Woody, Charles Randall

Woody, Charles Randall

December 26, 1946 — December 7, 2021

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Charles Randall “Randy” Woody, 74, of Liberty, MO, passed away December 7, 2021, at Liberty Hospital with his wife Cil at his side. Randy was born December 26, 1946, in Dallas, Texas, the younger of two children of Charles James and Amanda Rebecca (Raines) Woody. Along with his parents, Randy was preceded in death by […]

Miller, Oliver E.

Miller, Oliver E.

October 19, 1934 — December 9, 2021

Service: December 14, 2021

Oliver E. Miller was born on October 19, 1934 in Vernon County, Missouri to Edith Fritts Miller and Lee Roy Miller. Oliver passed peacefully, at the age of 87 in Belton, Missouri after battling Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP). He lived the majority of his life in the Kansas City area. Oliver and, the love of […]

Cornelius, Shirley Ruth

Cornelius, Shirley Ruth

September 10, 1938 — December 7, 2021

Service: December 13, 2021

Shirley Ruth Cornelius, 83, of Kansas City, Missouri, went to her heavenly home on Tuesday, December 7, 2021. She was born on September 10, 1938, in Ava, Missouri, to Orville and Carrie (Wheeler) Stamper. On October 17, 1953, she married Sterling Roy Cornelius in Ava, Missouri. They were married 65 years and blessed with three […]

Williams, Michael A.

Williams, Michael A.

June 27, 1951 — December 8, 2021

Service: December 18, 2021

Michael Allen Williams, 70, passed away December 8, 2021. Michael was born June 27, 1951 in Kansas City, Missouri to Mary Beckner and Jackie C. Williams. He went to Center High School where he ran cross-country as a long distance runner. After graduation, he went to UCM for two years before he started his career […]

Kiekow, Lyn

Kiekow, Lyn

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Ms. Lyn Kiekow, 56, of Charleston, SC, passed away on December 8th, 2021 in Platte City, MO. Despite life long disabilities, she brought immense joy and happiness into the hearts of all who knew and loved her. Lyn’s life was full of laughter, singing, games, and quietly teaching everyone who met her about kindness, love, […]

Edmondson, Mary Louise

Edmondson, Mary Louise

June 5, 1932 — December 7, 2021

Service: December 10, 2021

Mary Louise (Brewer) Edmondson, the 5thand youngest child of Mack and Jessie Brewer, was born June 5, 1932 on a farm near Boise City, Oklahoma. She grew up in Hugoton, Kansas. On December 7, 2021 she entered her heavenly Home. In 1952, donned in a red coat, Mary Lou was spotted by a young, red-haired […]

Jennings, Parys Brent

Jennings, Parys Brent

May 2, 2001 — November 30, 2021

Service: December 11, 2021

Parys Brent Jennings was born May 2, 2001 in Arlington, Texas to Paul Brent and Tennille Monique Jennings. Parys accepted Christ at a young age under the ministry of Rev. Dr. Frederick D. Haynes III, at Friendship West Baptist Church of Dallas, Texas. He attended Hawthorn Hill Elementary School in Lee’s Summit, Missouri and relocated […]

Conrick, Lynne J.

Conrick, Lynne J.

May 5, 1943 — December 6, 2021

Service: December 13, 2021

Lynne J. Conrick, of Raytown, MO died on Monday, December 6. Visitation will be 9-10AM with Mass of Christian Burial to follow at 10AM, Monday, December 13, 2021 at Our Lady of the Presentation Catholic Church, 130 NW Murray Rd. Lee’s Summit, MO 64081; interment to follow at Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Judith Lynne Stephens was […]

Hassel, Lucille E.

Hassel, Lucille E.

June 24, 1927 — December 6, 2021

Service: December 9, 2021

Lucille E. Hassel, 94, passed away December 6, 2021.  Lucille attended Scarritt Elementary and Northeast Junior High. She graduated from Northeast High School in 1944. Lucy had a variety of jobs in her lifetime. One of Linda’s memories was when her Mother told her of a summer where she and her friend Mary worked at […]

Thomas, Ollie L.

Thomas, Ollie L.

September 14, 1927 — December 5, 2021

Service: December 10, 2021

Ollie L. Thomas, 94, passed away December 5, 2021.  Visitation will be 9AM, with services to follow at 10AM, Friday, December 10 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; burial in Green Lawn Cemetery.

Magorian, Janice I.

Magorian, Janice I.

December 19, 1937 — December 3, 2021

Service: December 10, 2021

Janice Irene Magorian, 83, of Pleasant Valley, MO, passed away Friday, December 3, 2021 after a long battle with Parkinson’s. Her husband Bill was with her at the time. Janice was born at home in Gosper County, NE, the second child of Viola (Helms) and Reinhold Monter. She attended Immanuel Lutheran Church and school up […]

Leatz, Mark J.

Leatz, Mark J.

February 20, 1957 — December 3, 2021

Service: December 11, 2021

Mark Joseph Leatz, “Chef”, 64, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away December 3, 2021, at K. U. Medical Center with loved ones at his side. Mark was born February 20, 1957, in Syracuse, NY, and grew up in Raytown, MO where he graduated from Raytown South High School in 1976. Following graduation Mark joined […]

Pfoltner, Dolores K.

Pfoltner, Dolores K.

March 27, 1930 — December 3, 2021

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Dolores K. Pfoltner (De), 91, passed away December 3, 2021. She was born Dolores Kathleen Nelson on March 27, 1930 at Trinity Lutheran Hospital in Kansas City, Missouri. De graduated from Rosedale High School, K.C. Business College and American Airline School. She worked at Bendix Aviation where she met Louis Pfoltner and married in 1954 […]

Lammers, L. Virginia

Lammers, L. Virginia

March 26, 1926 — December 2, 2021

Service: December 6, 2021

Lena “Virginia” Lammers, 95, passed away December 2, 2021. Virginia was born March 26, 1926 in Mt. Olive, Arkansas to Alfred and Lena (Hanks) Combs. She worked as a Machine Operator at Midwest Envelope for many years. It was there that she met her husband of 57 years, Charlie Lammers. Virginia lived in her home […]

Dale Bricker, Jr.

Dale Bricker, Jr.

October 5, 1925 — November 30, 2021

Service: December 14, 2021

Dale Bricker, Jr, 96, passed away on November 30, 2021. Dale was born on October 5, 1925 in Des Moines, Iowa. He was preceded in death by his mother, Florence Bricker, and his wife Georgie Bricker. He leaves his daughter, Darlene Arnett and husband, Robert; granddaughter, Kelly Schmiedeler; step grandson Michael Arnett; two great grandsons, […]

Milliman, Terry Sue

Milliman, Terry Sue

October 11, 1956 — December 1, 2021

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Terry Sue Milliman, 65, passed away December 1, 2021.  Terry was born October 11, 1956 in Kansas City, Missouri to Martin and Joeann (Spahr) Hardwick. She graduated from Oak Park High School and attended Veterinary school. During college, Terry worked at a Veterinary clinic and enjoyed interacting with all the animals. She enjoyed bowling and […]

Cleaveland, Justin W.

Cleaveland, Justin W.

July 26, 1944 — November 26, 2021

Service: December 3, 2021

Justin W. Cleaveland, 77, passed away November 26, 2021.  Visitation will be 10:30-11:30AM, Friday, December 3 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; 1PM graveside service at Clearfork Cemetery, near Garden City, Missouri in Cass County.  The family kindly requests that those in attendance at the visitation wear masks.

Shields, Shirley J.

Shields, Shirley J.

September 4, 1947 — November 30, 2021

Service: December 4, 2021

Shirley Joan (Clubb) Shields, 74, of Excelsior Springs and former longtime Liberty resident, passed away November 30, 2021, at Liberty Hospital with loved ones at her side. Shirley was born September 4, 1947, in Oskaloosa, Iowa, the daughter of Dale E. and Claudine J. (Schultheiss) Clubb. Shirley worked many years as a child care provider […]

Wilbur, Richard R.

Wilbur, Richard R.

April 24, 1933 — November 28, 2021

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Richard R. Wilbur, 88, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away November 28, 2021, in Liberty, MO. Dick was born April 24, 1933, in St. Paul, MN, the son of Raymond and Mildred (Binkley) Wilbur. He served in the US Marine Corps from 1951 until receiving honorable discharge as a Sergeant in 1954. He was […]

Hedrick, Miriam

Hedrick, Miriam

September 15, 1941 — November 28, 2021

Service: December 4, 2021

Miriam F. Hedrick, 80, passed away at home, surrounded by family on November 28, 2021. She is survived by her husband Donald Hedrick; son Donald Hedrick, Jr. and his wife Pamela; daughter Lisa Helm; daughter Donna Spurck and her husband Brigham; daughter Melody Roades; and many grandchildren and great grandchildren. Visitation will be 9AM, with […]

Kirtley, Jerry Ann

Kirtley, Jerry Ann

January 13, 1946 — November 22, 2021

Service: December 1, 2021

Jerry Ann (Aarons) Kirtley, 75, formerly of Liberty, MO, passed away November 22, 2021, at Tiffany Springs in the Kansas City Northland. Jerry was born January 13, 1946, in Kansas City, MO, the daughter of Harry W. and Hazel Geraldine (Lefler) Aarons. She was preceded in death by her husband of 52 years, John Richard […]

Trailer, Gertrude Anna

Trailer, Gertrude Anna

September 16, 1927 — November 21, 2021

Service: November 26, 2021

Gertrude Anna Trailer, (94), passed away on Sunday morning, November 21, 2021. Memorial Services will begin at 2PM  on Friday, November 26, 2021 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd, Kansas City, MO 64138. Gertrude carried the name of “Gertie” but later in life was known as “Trudi”.   Her grandkids and great grandkids […]

Ross, Sheila Jane (Rodenberg)

Ross, Sheila Jane (Rodenberg)

August 26, 1956 — November 19, 2021

Service: November 29, 2021

Sheila Jane (Rodenberg) Ross, 65, of Northeast Kansas City, passed away November 19, 2021, at K. U. Medical Center with loved ones at her side. Sheila was born August 26, 1956, in Kansas City, MO, the third of eight children of Glen and Betty (Rose) Rodenberg. She graduated from Winnetonka High School. Sheila worked as […]

Radtke, Margaret Sue (Graham)

Radtke, Margaret Sue (Graham)

September 24, 1941 — November 20, 2021

Service: November 27, 2021

In Loving Memory of Margaret Sue (Graham) Radtke September 24, 1941 – November 20, 2021 Margaret Sue (Graham) Radtke, 80, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away peacefully on November 20, 2021, at Liberty Hospital with her children at her side. She was known to all who loved and knew her as Sue. Sue was […]

Husted, Mary Louise

Husted, Mary Louise

June 10, 1933 — November 19, 2021

Service: November 30, 2021

Mary Louise Husted, age 88, passed away November 19, 2021, in Arlington, TX. Graveside services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, November 30, 2021 at Memorial Park Cemetery, 8251 Hillcrest Road, Kansas City, Missouri 64138.

Mittag, Gary Lee

Mittag, Gary Lee

January 6, 1940 — November 19, 2021

Service: December 4, 2021

Gary Lee Mittag was born January 6, 1940, in Pasadena, California to Ann and Ivan Mittag. After battling cancer since 2019, he went to be with the Lord and to join his daughter, Trish, November 19, 2021. He was at his home surrounded by his loving family at the time of his passing. Gary grew […]

Walton, Thelma Maxine

Walton, Thelma Maxine

November 4, 1921 — November 19, 2021

Service: November 23, 2021

Thelma Maxine Walton, (100), passed away gently in her sleep on the quiet early morning of Friday, November 19th, 2021. Visitation will be from 10-11 AM, followed by 11 AM services on Tuesday, November 23, 2021 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd, Kansas City, MO 64138. Burial immediately following services in Memorial Park […]

Danette Brown-Walter

Danette Brown-Walter

November 7, 1986 — November 13, 2021

Service: December 5, 2021

Danette Rene Brown-Walter, Owner of Moonstone Massage in Parkville, MO, was born November 7, 1986 and passed on November 13, 2021 after a long battle with ovarian cancer. She is survived by her daughter, Scarlet Schuette (father, Joe Schuette); parents, Steven and Victoria Brown; sisters, Larissa Munsch and Nicole Brown; grandmother, Phyllis Brown; four uncles, three aunts and eleven cousins. Celebration of Life […]

Darrell Eugene Grooms, Sr.

Darrell Eugene Grooms, Sr.

April 1, 1946 — November 9, 2021

Service: November 21, 2021

Darrell Eugene Grooms, Sr., 75, of Gallatin, Missouri, passed away on Tuesday, November 9, 2021 after battling lung cancer. He was born in Long Beach, California on April 1, 1946 to parents Ernest Glen Milligan and Laura Lee Milligan. Darrell was adopted at the age of twelve by Leo Bill Grooms. He was married to […]

Brian Alexander Hood

Brian Alexander Hood

November 1, 1986 — November 15, 2021

Service: November 22, 2021

Brian Alexander Hood, 35, of Liberty, MO, passed away unexpectedly on November 15, 2021, at K. U. Medical Center with loved ones at his side. Brian was born November 1, 1986, in Falls Church, Virginia. He graduated from high school in Manhattan, KS and later received his undergraduate degree from the University of Kansas in […]

Conners, Ida Rae

Conners, Ida Rae

December 3, 1930 — November 16, 2021

Service: November 23, 2021

Ida Rae Conners, 90, passed away November 16, 2021. Ida was born December 3, 1930 in Ft. Worth, TX to Raymond and Ida (Bagshaw) Tannehill. She worked as a paymaster for Fred Harvey’s, a high-end elite railroad service provider. Ida also worked in the finance division for the US Marines Corps and paid our military […]

West, Steven D.

West, Steven D.

September 26, 1955 — November 14, 2021

Service: November 20, 2021

Steven David West, 66, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away November 14, 2021, at Liberty Hospital. Steven was born September 26, 1955, in Kansas City, MO the son of Robert D. and Betty M. (Estrada) West. He was a graduate of Ruskin High School and later attended Johnson County Community College. He retired from […]

Caton, Blanche

Caton, Blanche

April 30, 1934 — November 13, 2021

Service: November 22, 2021

Belen (Blanche) Caton, loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother, passed away November 13, 2021. Her children, Vicki, Charles, Phyllis and her husband Bernie Caton were her pride and joy. Her grandchildren include Pam, Corina, Kenneth and Jakub. Her great grandchildren: Nick, Kylee, Kamdyn and Mckynzie and great great grandchildren: Kekoa and Kainoa. Mom had […]

May, Roger L.

May, Roger L.

April 23, 1952 — November 13, 2021

Service: November 18, 2021

Roger L. May, 69, passed away November 13, 2021 in Kansas City, MO. He was the devoted husband of Carla. They shared 41 years of marriage together. Born in Keosauqua, Iowa, he was the son of Harold and Eldora. He graduated from Lakewood High School, played football at University of Wyoming and the University of […]

Ballard, Imogen B. “Pat”

Ballard, Imogen B. “Pat”

July 31, 1926 — November 14, 2021

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Imogen Dean Billings Ballard, “Pat”, 95, passed peacefully into her eternal home on November 14, 2021. She was surrounded in her final days by her three children at her residence at Bickford Place in Overland Park, KS. A native of Tacoma, Washington, Pat was born July 31, 1926, the youngest of three children of Paul […]

Powell, Joshua

Powell, Joshua

September 10, 1992 — November 11, 2021

Service: November 17, 2021

Joshua Gene Rader Powell was born on September 10, 1992 at Smithville Hospital to proud parents Daryl Robert Powell and Sharon Rader Powell. Joshua was baptized at birth at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church in Cameron, Missouri and chose to be baptized again as an adolescent when joining the First Christian Church in Lathrop, Missouri. […]

Shaffer, Thomas D.

Shaffer, Thomas D.

May 13, 1951 — November 10, 2021

Service: November 17, 2021

Thomas Donald Shaffer passed away peacefully Wednesday evening, November 10th, 2021, at Kansas City Hospice and Palliative Care. Logical, practical, uncomplicated. Life is easier this way. These are some of the words that best embody Tom. From logical mechanical solutions while others deliberate. Practical personal relationships instead of unrealistic. Never getting in over his head […]

Lewis, Goldie B.

Lewis, Goldie B.

March 23, 1934 — November 9, 2021

Service: November 18, 2021

Goldie Bonita Lewis, 87, passed away November 9, 2021.  Visitation will be 9AM, with services to follow at 10AM, Thursday, November 18 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; burial in Green Lawn Cemetery.

Dyer, Robert M.

Dyer, Robert M.

February 14, 1940 — November 8, 2021

Service: November 12, 2021

Robert M. (Bob) Dyer, 81, was born February 14, 1940 to Kermit L. and Bertha Nadine Dyer in Kansas City, Missouri where he grew up, attending Ashland Grade School and graduating from East High School in 1958.  He passed away November 8, 2021. He married Barbara J. Richardson who has two sons Mark McMillan and Kent […]

Vincent, Joan

Vincent, Joan

September 24, 1932 — November 10, 2021

Service: November 16, 2021

Joan (Harris) Vincent, 89, a longtime Excelsior Springs resident, passed away November 10, 2021, at Redwood of Cameron, MO. Joan was born September 24, 1932, in Liberty, MO, one of five children of Lester and Georgia (Baker) Harris. Along with her parents, Joan was preceded in death by brothers, infant Raymond, Clarence Robert and George […]

Curtis, Delores J.

Curtis, Delores J.

November 1, 1938 — November 10, 2021

Service: November 20, 2021

Delores J. (Zion) Curtis, 83, Pleasant Hill, Missouri, passed away November 10, 2021.  Delores was born November 1, 1938 in Independence, Missouri to Raymond and Vergine Zion. She is survived by her daughter Treena Ann Wilt and her husband John, four granddaughters, one grandson, six great granddaughters, and five great grandsons. Delores was a Deacon’s […]

Donnelly, Laird A.

Donnelly, Laird A.

May 6, 1946 — November 7, 2021

Service: November 16, 2021

Laird Allen Donnelly, 75, Oak Grove, MO, passed away on November 7, 2021. Laird was born May 6, 1946 in Mount Holly, NJ to William and Anna Hughes. On May 6, 1973, Laird married his beloved wife Dorothy June Wayman. They had three children: William, Jessica and Alexandra. Laird graduated from Rancocas Valley Regional High […]

Pence, Brandon M.

Pence, Brandon M.

October 11, 1986 — November 6, 2021

Service: November 13, 2021

Brandon Mark Pence passed away on November 6th at the age of 35, in his hometown of Liberty, MO. His battle with cancer in recent years showed his courage in facing life’s challenges head on. Brandon forever touched the lives of all those he knew and will never be forgotten. As a child Brandon loved […]

Ward, Jerry F.

Ward, Jerry F.

August 5, 1939 — November 7, 2021

Service: November 20, 2021

Jerry Francis Ward, 82, of the Foxwood Springs community in Raymore, MO, and formerly of the Kansas City Northland, passed away peacefully on November 7, 2021, at NorthCare Hospice House. Jerry was born August 5, 1939, in Trenton, MO, where he graduated from high school. He owned and operated the Jerry Ward Construction Company for […]

Burasco, Mary F.

Burasco, Mary F.

December 23, 1940 — November 4, 2021

Service: November 20, 2021

Mary Francis Buchanan Burasco, age 80, passed away peacefully in her sleep on November 4, 2021. Mary was preceded in death by her loving husband of 57 years, Frank Burasco. She is survived by three children: Karen Kellam, Debra Lagle (Joe) and Steven Burasco (Brooke); one sister, Carol Engleman (Michael); two brothers, Frank Buchanan (Jenny) […]

Galan, Ramona and Jose

Galan, Ramona and Jose

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Ramona (Hernández) Galán was born on 02/22/1937 and her husband of 65 years, José Manuel Galán was born on 03/18/1928, both in Camuy, Puerto Rico. They died just 18 hours apart, of COVID-19 related pneumonia; Ramona on 10/09/2021 and José (Manolo), just after midnight on 10/10/2021. Manolo migrated at age 24 years to the U.S. […]

McCampbell, Molly J.

McCampbell, Molly J.

November 24, 1928 — November 6, 2021

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Molly J. (Kelly) McCampbell, 92, a longtime Liberty resident, passed away November 6, 2021. Molly was born November 24, 1928, in Montrose, KS, the youngest of six children of Bert and Theodora (Pacak) Kelly. Molly graduated from high school in Montrose, KS and later received undergraduate and Master’s degrees as well as her Doctorate of […]

Jean C. Jean

Jean C. Jean

February 22, 1953 — November 3, 2021

Service: November 13, 2021

Jean Claude Bernard Jean, 68, passed away November 3, 2021.  Visitation will be 6-8PM, Friday November 12 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri.  Funeral services will be 10AM, Saturday, November 13 at Central Seventh Day Adventist Church, 14651 SW Peterson Rd, KCMO; burial in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Jefferson, Darlene B.

Jefferson, Darlene B.

September 10, 1938 — October 31, 2021

Service: November 10, 2021

Looking at my backyard, I see you Momma. Two beautiful bushes you planted with your green thumb, flowers blooming, the hearts you touched; your works at church, Vineyard Neighborhood Community Center, family holidays. Your love and smile, you gave all you had, then some. Our family in Heaven has their arms around you now! We […]

Le, Son Thanh

Le, Son Thanh

January 15, 1940 — November 3, 2021

Service: November 6, 2021

Son Thanh Le, 81, passed away November 3, 2021.  Visitation will be 12:30PM, with services to follow at 1:30PM, Saturday, November 6 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; burial in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Wymore, Carlida B.

Wymore, Carlida B.

September 9, 1926 — November 3, 2021

Service: November 6, 2021

Carlida Breckenridge Wymore, 95, of Liberty, Missouri, passed away on November 3, 2021. Carlida was born September 9, 1926, to Earl and Amy (Thomas) Breckenridge in Smithville, MO and lived in Clay County most of her life. She was a 1944 graduate of Smithville High School where she was Class Valedictorian. She received a Bachelor […]

Hampton, Crystal L.

Hampton, Crystal L.

June 22, 1982 — November 1, 2021

Service: November 13, 2021

Crystal Lynn Hampton, 39, was born June 22, 1982. She joined her parents in heaven on November 1, 2021. Crystal was a beloved daughter, granddaughter, sister, mother, aunt and friend who will be sorely missed by everyone who had the pleasure of knowing her. She had the distinct ability to light up any room that […]

Eidson, Patricia E.

Eidson, Patricia E.

June 5, 1950 — November 1, 2021

Service: November 6, 2021

Patricia Elaine Eidson, 71, passed away November 1, 2021 at her home. Patricia was born June 5, 1950 at Trinity Lutheran in Kansas City, Missouri. She was preceded in death by her mother Billie and her sister Teri. Patricia is survived by her children John, Deanne and Dan; and her husband Charles. Visitation will be […]

Frieda Nolte Hadley

Frieda Nolte Hadley

January 20, 1927 — October 27, 2021

Service: November 12, 2021

Our beloved mother, Frieda Hadley, died unexpectedly at her home on Wednesday, October 27. She was born in Kansas City, Missouri on January 20, 1927 to Fredrich and Clara Elizabeth Nolte, and was the 9th of 10 children. All of her siblings preceded her in death as well as her husband, Jack Hadley, her infant […]

Brown, Leroy H.

Brown, Leroy H.

October 24, 1943 — October 31, 2021

Service: November 6, 2021

Leroy H. Brown, 78, passed away October 31, 2021. Leroy was born October 24, 1943 in Kansas City, Missouri to Dorothy and Claus Brown. He was in the Boy Scouts. Leroy married Barbara Lee Garnett on July 4, 1964. He attended Barber College, which is what he pursued as his profession until he retired in […]

Taylor, Vivian Dorothy

Taylor, Vivian Dorothy

July 28, 1926 — October 30, 2021

Service: November 2, 2021

Vivian Dorothy Taylor, 95, of Raytown, MO, passed away peacefully at home with her family by her side on October 30, 2022. Visitation from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm, with funeral services immediately following on Tuesday, November 2, 2021 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Road, Kansas City, MO 64138. Burial to follow in […]

Fardon, Sandra L.

Fardon, Sandra L.

August 30, 1940 — October 25, 2021

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Sandra Lee (Sechrest) Fardon, 81, passed away October 25, 2021. Sandra was born August 30, 1940 to Marion Sechrest and Maxine (Yancey) Sechrest. She worked as a legal secretary for years with Bryan Crave of Kansas City. Sandra was preceded in death by her granddaughter Kayla Weddle. Survivors include her daughter Leslie Weddle; granddaughter Nicole […]

McClure, Leona M.

McClure, Leona M.

August 16, 1940 — October 26, 2021

Service: November 8, 2021

Leona Mae (O’Day) McClure, 81, a longtime Kansas City Northland resident, passed away October 26, 2021, at Carnegie Village in Belton, MO. Leona was born August 16, 1940, in Kansas City, MO, the daughter of Jack and Marguerite (Bush) O’Day. She was a 1958 graduate of North Kansas City High School and in 1984 received […]

Wiggin, Terry Sue

Wiggin, Terry Sue

January 28, 1957 — October 21, 2021

Service: December 10, 2021

Terry Sue Selle Wiggin, 64, passed away unexpectedly on October 21, 2021.  Terry was born January 28, 1957 in Kansas City, Missouri.  She married Steve Wiggin who survived her.  Terry worked for Texas Instruments before moving back to Kansas City from Denison, Texas.  After returning to Kansas City, she worked for Mr. Z’s Convenience Store […]

Watson, Hennery C.

Watson, Hennery C.

August 2, 1964 — October 24, 2021

Service: October 28, 2021

Hennery Curtis Watson, 57, of Liberty, MO, passed away peacefully on October 24, 2021, at home with loved ones at his side. Hennery was born August 2, 1964, and grew up in Kansas City. He worked 27 years for UPS until retirement earlier this year. His hobbies were hot tubbing and cigars. He loved the […]

Heckathorn, Virgil W.

Heckathorn, Virgil W.

September 30, 1932 — October 25, 2021

Service: October 30, 2021

Virgil W. Heckathorn, 89, passed away October 25, 2021. Virgil was born September 30, 1932 in Fayetteville, Arkansas to Leonard Heckathorn and Agnes (Campbell) Heckathorn. He enlisted in the U.S. Air Force and served during the Korean War. After his time with the Air Force, Virgil entered the carpenters union where he worked until he […]

Cheek, Randy R.

Cheek, Randy R.

April 12, 1964 — October 22, 2021

Service: October 28, 2021

Randy Ray Cheek, 57, passed away unexpectedly on October 22, 2021, at his home in Liberty, MO. Randy was born April 12, 1964, in New Orleans, LA. He was youngest of five children of Carroll Burgess and Donna Lee (Peters) Cheek. Randy worked as a Warehouse Manager for Goodman Manufacturing in North Kansas City. He […]

Williams, Bobby Lee

Williams, Bobby Lee

April 3, 1933 — October 19, 2021

Service: October 30, 2021

On Tuesday, October 19, 2021, Bobby Lee Williams, loving Father, Grandpa and Pop Bob, passed away at the age of 88. Bob was born on April 3, 1933 in Cameron, MO. He was raised by his parents Raymond and Bernice Williams. After high school Bob joined the army and served through the duration of the […]

Kennedy, John A.

Kennedy, John A.

September 12, 1925 — October 20, 2021

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John A. Kennedy, 96, passed away October 20, 2021.  John was born September 12, 1925 in Kansas City, Missouri to George and Hattie Kennedy.  He was a United States Navy veteran.  John was preceded in death by his wife Evelyn.  Survivors include his son John Kennedy, daughter Barbara Merz, stepson William Hasten  and his wife […]

Hepburn, Daisy Juanita

Hepburn, Daisy Juanita

November 21, 1931 — October 19, 2021

Service: November 21, 2021

Daisy Juanita Hepburn was born in Towanda, PA November 21, 1931. Daisy was the fourth of five girls born to Salvation Army officers, Frank and Evangeline Guldenschuh. Daisy married David Hughes Hepburn on March 22, 1951. They adopted two children, David Hughes Hepburn, II and Lois Elizabeth (Hepburn) Magnuson. Daisy served alongside David in the […]

Degenhardt, Donald D.

Degenhardt, Donald D.

June 1, 1931 — October 20, 2021

Service: October 29, 2021

Donald D. Degenhardt, 90, of Kansas City, Missouri, passed away October 20, 2021.  Don was born June 1, 1931 in Du Quoin, Illinois to the late Joseph and Ruth (Danbury) Degenhardt.  Don was a systems analyst for most of his career.  He served in the United States Air Force and loved baseball.  He met the […]

Bradford, Joe R.

Bradford, Joe R.

May 6, 1942 — October 19, 2021

Service: October 25, 2021

Joe Ray Bradford, 79, of Liberty, MO and formerly of Holt, MO, passed away October 19, 2021, at his home with family at his side. Joe was born May 6, 1942, in Kansas City, MO. He was the son of Raymond F. and Loeta (Gage) Bradford. Along with his parents, Joe was preceded in death […]

Herbert L. Gage, Jr.

Herbert L. Gage, Jr.

October 7, 1938 — October 8, 2021

Service: November 1, 2021

Herbert L. Gage, Jr., 83, passed away October 8, 2021.  Graveside serviecs will be 10AM, Monday, November 1, 2021 at Leavenworth National Cemetery.

Swenson, Gary L.

Swenson, Gary L.

November 2, 1936 — October 18, 2021

Service: October 30, 2021

Gary Leon Swenson, 84, of Liberty, MO, passed away October 18, 2021, at Norterre of Liberty with loved ones at his side. Gary was born November 2, 1936, in Ames, KS, the eldest of two children of Harold Peter and Evelyn Vernie (Morgan) Swenson. Gary was preceded in death by his parents and a nephew. […]

Spicer, Barbara

Spicer, Barbara

August 1, 1947 — October 18, 2021

Service: October 22, 2021

Barbara Lee (Walker) Spicer, 74, of the Kansas City Northland, went to be with her Lord and join her husband Jack in Heaven October 18, 2021, at her home. Barbara was born August 1, 1947, the eldest of two children of Charles Edwin and Wanda Maxine (Leftridge) Walker. She grew up in Kansas City, Kansas. […]

Marsh, Jack W.

Marsh, Jack W.

October 23, 1934 — October 12, 2021

Service: October 23, 2021

Jack William Marsh, 86, born in Bedford, Iowa passed away October 12, 2021, at Providence Hospital in KCK. Jack was a member of The Operating Engineers Union #101. Jack worked for List and Clark & Laidlaw Waste Management. Jack was a Welder, Electrician, Heavy Duty Equipment Mechanic, and Plumber & Carpenter. He was a “Jack […]

Waller, John R.

Waller, John R.

April 10, 1962 — October 14, 2021

Service: November 6, 2021

John Randall Waller, 59, of Parkville, MO, passed away October 14, 2021, at St. Luke’s Northland Hospital with loved ones at his side. John was born April 10, 1962, in Columbia, MO, the fourth of five children of Paul Randall and Naomi Elaine (Bragg) Waller. He graduated in 1980 from Columbia Hickman High School where […]

Bateman, James A.

Bateman, James A.

October 13, 1942 — October 15, 2021

Service: November 13, 2021

James Allen Bateman, 79, of the Kansas City Northland, went to be with the Lord on October 15, 2021, at Kindred Hospital with loved ones at his side. Jim was born October 13, 1942, in Kansas City, Missouri, the son of Herschel and Alicine (Johnson) Bateman. His parents preceded him in death. He was a […]

Conrad, Richard

Conrad, Richard

Service: October 24, 2021

Richard Conrad, 75, of Liberty, MO, passed away unexpectedly in September 2021. Richard was born in Indiana. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother. Survivors include his wife; 4 children, 4 stepchildren, and 16 grandchildren. Also surviving are his sister as well as other relatives and friends. Visitation will be […]

Thlocco, Constance Joy

Thlocco, Constance Joy

July 6, 1953 — October 9, 2021

Service: October 21, 2021

Constance “Connie” Joy (Wise) Thlocco 68, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away October 9, 2021. Constance was born to Walter Wise and Pauline (Maggie) Smith on July 6, 1953 in Sierra, Nevada. Constance was a tribal member of the Seminole Nation of Oklahoma-Nurcup Harjo Band-Sweet Potato Clan. Constance graduated from Paris ll Cosmetology School […]

Thlocco, Bryant Jacob

Thlocco, Bryant Jacob

May 21, 1952 — October 13, 2021

Service: October 22, 2021

Bryant Jacob Thlocco, 69, of the Kansas City Northland passed away October 13, 2021 four days after his wife of 50 years Constance Thlocco passed away. Bryant was born to Bunnie and Kizzie “Judy”(Long) Thlocco on May 21,1952 in Seminole County of Oklahoma. He was a tribal member of the Seminole Nation of Oklahoma. Bryant […]

Mary Adelaide (Wetmore) Tanck

Mary Adelaide (Wetmore) Tanck

November 26, 1930 — October 12, 2021

Service: October 21, 2021

Mary Adelaide (Wetmore) Tanck, 90, of Raytown, Missouri, passed away on Tuesday, October 12, 2021, at her daughter’s home in Allen, Texas. A visitation is scheduled from 9:00 AM-10:00 AM, Thursday, October 21, 2021 at Peace Lutheran Church, 8240 Blue Ridge Blvd. Kansas City, Missouri 64138. Funeral Service will be at 10:00AM. Interment will follow […]

Debbra Ann “Debi” McKenzie

Debbra Ann “Debi” McKenzie

August 29, 1959 — October 14, 2021

Service: October 20, 2021

Debbra Ann “Debi” McKenzie, 62, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away October 14, 2021, at Liberty Hospital with loved ones at her side. Debi was born August 29, 1959, in Kansas City, KS. She was the eldest of four children of Ron and Patricia Ann (Morris) Herpich. All of her grandparents preceded her in […]

Hensley, Pamela Sue

Hensley, Pamela Sue

August 8, 1952 — October 9, 2021

Service: October 23, 2021

Pamela Sue (Hayes) Hensley, 69, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away October 9, 2021 at North Kansas City Hospital with loved ones at her side. Pam was born August 8, 1952, in Harrisonville, MO, the middle of three children of Harold Emerson and Erma Lucille (Hicks) Hayes. She grew up in Independence, MO where […]

Shaw, Rodney C.

Shaw, Rodney C.

April 26, 1968 — October 9, 2021

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Rodney C. Shaw, age 53, of Janesville and Green Bay area Wisconsin, passed away peacefully October 09, 2021, at University of Kansas hospital surrounded by his family. He was born in Algoma, Wisconsin on April 26, 1968, the son of Clayton J. and Susan (Fredrickson) Shaw. He graduated J.A. Craig High School in Janesville and […]

Norman, George O.

Norman, George O.

August 2, 1938 — October 14, 2021

Service: October 21, 2021

George O. Norman, 83, passed away October 14, 2021. George was born August 2, 1938 in Kansas City, Missouri to Harold and Marjorie (Brady) Norman. He is survived by his wife Millie Norman; son George Norman, Jr.; daughter Linda Duddy and her husband Tony Duddy; and his grandchildren Gracie and Colin Duddy. Visitation will be […]

Davis, Beatrice L.

Davis, Beatrice L.

July 26, 1934 — October 9, 2021

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It is with great sadness the family of Beatrice Louise (Johnston) Davis of Kansas City, Missouri, announce her passing on October 9, 2021, at age 87. Bea was born July 26, 1934, in Muskogee, Oklahoma, the daughter of Donald and Nell (Frederick) Johnston. Bea graduated with an associate degree from Highland Community College, Highland, Kansas. […]

Cowick, Gay Louise

Cowick, Gay Louise

January 5, 1937 — October 14, 2021

Service: October 20, 2021

Gay Louise (Richeson) Cowick died peacefully on October 14, 2021. Gay was born on January 5, 1937, in Kansas City, KS, to Charles and Kate Richeson. Gay was the third of five children. She was held back in grade school when she suffered from rheumatic fever and spent over a year in and out of […]

Daugherty, Carol A.

Daugherty, Carol A.

March 27, 1945 — October 13, 2021

Service: October 17, 2021

Carol Anne (Duyck) Daugherty, 76, of Pittsburg, MO (formerly of Liberty, MO), passed away unexpectedly on October 13, 2021, in Bolivar, MO. Carol was born March 27, 1945, in Queens, NY, the eldest of two children of James C. and Lolly (Powell) Duyck. As a young child, Carol moved to the Kansas City area with […]

Cox, Regina A.

Cox, Regina A.

August 15, 1926 — October 7, 2021

Service: November 12, 2021

After 95 years of a life well loved, Regina Alice Cox passed away peacefully on October 7, 2021. Gene, as her friends and family called her, grew up in Kansas City, one of eight children born to Frank and Serra Maggard. At age 21, Gene married Thomas P. Cox, Jr., and over their 62 years […]

Sanstra, Carol L.

Sanstra, Carol L.

March 15, 1949 — October 13, 2021

Service: October 18, 2021

Carol Lynn Sanstra, 72 passed away peacefully October 13, 2021. Carol was born March 15, 1949 in Kansas City, MO to Linville and Georgia (Post) Renno. Carol graduated from Northeast High School in Kansas City, MO in 1967. Carol retired from the Social Security Administration in July of 1999. After her retirement Carol worked for […]

Cation, Mary M.

Cation, Mary M.

June 21, 1956 — October 13, 2021

Service: October 23, 2021

Mary Margaret Cation passed away peacefully at KC Hospice house on October 13, 2021, at the age of 65. Mary was the wife of Keith Williams and the daughter of the late Marjorie and John Cation, and sister of Janice Cation Reynolds. A longtime Kansas City resident (with a little Hawaii added in her younger […]

Dwight E. Spencer, Sr.

Dwight E. Spencer, Sr.

July 7, 1945 — October 12, 2021

Service: October 19, 2021

Dwight Edward “Moe” Spencer, Sr., 76, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away October 12, 2021, at NorthCare Hospice House with his wife Linda at his side. Dwight was born July 7, 1945, in Kansas City, MO, the youngest of six children of Thomas and Shirley (Parker) Spencer. Along with his parents, Moe was preceded […]

Major, Deborah “Debbie”

Major, Deborah “Debbie”

November 7, 1949 — September 8, 2021

Service: October 23, 2021

Deborah Marie “Debbie” (Shipley) Major, 71, of Kearney, Missouri, passed away on Wednesday, September 8, 2021 at Liberty Hospital in Liberty, Missouri. A visitation is scheduled from 1:00-2:00 PM on Saturday, October 23rd, 2021 at Park Lawn Northland Chapel in Liberty, Missouri with a memorial service to immediately follow at 2:00 PM. Debbie was born […]

Rogge, DeRoy Lee

Rogge, DeRoy Lee

September 4, 1935 — October 13, 2021

Service: October 22, 2021

DeRoy Lee Rogge, 86, of Raymore, MO passed away on October 13, 2021 after a 3 year battle with dementia. DeRoy was born on September 4, 1935 to Henry and Alvera Rogge in Auburn, NE. DeRoy grew up in rural Nemaha County, near Auburn, NE on their farm. As the oldest child, he helped his […]

Waller, Frederick J.

Waller, Frederick J.

September 15, 1940 — October 7, 2021

Service: October 23, 2021

Frederick J. Waller, 81, a lifelong resident of Kansas City, Missouri passed away peacefully on Thursday, October 7, 2021. He was born September 15, 1940, to Carroll and Leola Waller, the youngest of 2 boys. As a teenager he accepted Christ and was baptized at Paseo Baptist Church along with his brother. Fred attended Lincoln […]

Thorp, Virgil L.

Thorp, Virgil L.

May 29, 1920 — October 9, 2021

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Virgil Lee Thorp was born May 29, 1920 in Shackelford, Mo. He was one of nine children born to Joseph and Lena Thorp. He graduated from Marshall High School. While in HS he was an assistant manager at an A & P grocery store. This started his lifelong love of the grocery business. During WWll, […]

Smith, Canary

Smith, Canary

April 7, 1932 — October 12, 2021

Service: October 22, 2021

Canary Smith, 89, passed away October 12, 2021.  Visitation will be 9AM, with services at 10AM, Friday, October 22 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; burial in Green Lawn Cemetery.

Harper, Robert L.

Harper, Robert L.

July 14, 1937 — October 6, 2021

Service: October 20, 2021

Robert L. Harper, 84, passed away October 6, 2021.  Visitation will be 1-2PM, Wednesday, October 20 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; 2PM graveside service to follow at Memorial Park Cemetery.

Edgington, Lila R.

Edgington, Lila R.

March 28, 1939 — October 12, 2021

Service: October 16, 2021

Lila Roselee (Conder) Edgington, Leawood, Kansas, 82, passed away peacefully October 12, 2021 at Kansas City Hospice House. Lila was born March 28, 1939 in Kansas City, Missouri. After high school, she attended House of Heavilin Beauty College in Kansas City, Missouri. Lila finished beauty school and went to work at the Jones Store Company. […]

Gibbs, Deborah “Debbie”

Gibbs, Deborah “Debbie”

December 22, 1953 — October 9, 2021

Service: October 15, 2021

Deborah S. “Debbie” Gibbs, 67, passed away October 9, 2021. Debbie was preceded in death by her parents Rodney Banion and Peggy Backes. Survivors include her husband Matthew Gibbs; son Matthew Gibbs; daughter Ande Gibbs; grandchildren Ashley, Brandon and Elizabeth; two great grandchildren; sister Terry Wood; and one brother Michael Peel. Visitation will be 6-8PM, […]

Lincoln, Lennis L.

Lincoln, Lennis L.

August 13, 1957 — October 8, 2021

Service: October 24, 2021

It is with great sadness that the family of Lennis Leon Lincoln, Liberty, MO, announce his passing on October 8, 2021 at age 64 after several bouts with esophageal cancer. He passed peacefully at home surrounded by the love of those that have visited, called and messaged him over the past several weeks and months. […]

Story, Elinor R.

Story, Elinor R.

July 16, 1937 — October 2, 2021

Service: October 16, 2021

Elinor Ruth Chilcote Story, 84, joined her Lord and Savior on October 2, 2021, at Heritage Village of Gladstone, Missouri. She passed away with loved ones at her side. Elinor was born July 16, 1937, in Lena, Illinois, the eldest of three children of Donald L. and Florence (Brocious) Shadle. She was a 1955 graduate […]

Thompson, Frieda D.

Thompson, Frieda D.

June 11, 1942 — October 3, 2021

Service: October 12, 2021

Frieda Dell Thompson, 79, of Kansas City, Missouri, passed into the arms of our heavenly Father on October 3, 2021 at Saint Luke’s Hospice House. Cremation memorial services will be held at 3:30 p.m. on Tuesday, October 12 at Crown Pointe Church 5950 NE Lakewood Way, Lee’s Summit, Missouri 64064. Frieda was born in Booneville, […]

Minton, Otha L.

Minton, Otha L.

November 3, 1932 — October 2, 2021

Service: October 16, 2021

Otha L. Minton, 88, passed away October 2, 2021.  Visitation will be 10AM, with services to follow at 11AM, Saturday, October 16, 2021 at Memorial Missionary Baptist Church, 11424 Hickman Mills Dr.; burial in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Poe, Cynthia L.

Poe, Cynthia L.

February 24, 1961 — October 5, 2021

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Cynthia “Cindy” Poe passed away quietly at her home in Blue Springs, Missouri, surrounded by her family. Cindy was born on February 24, 1961 to Richard “Dick” and Nadine Morningstar in Gary, Indiana. She was a loving wife to Gary Poe for 36 years, and a proud mother to Christina, Amanda, and Ryan. Her family […]

O’Dell, Ralph M.

O’Dell, Ralph M.

September 10, 1935 — October 5, 2021

Service: October 20, 2021

Ralph Monroe O’Dell, 86, a lifelong Clay County resident, passed away peacefully on October 5, 2021, at Liberty Hospital with loved ones at his side. Ralph was born September 10, 1935, in Kansas City, MO, the third of six children of Addie Paul and Temple Grace (Clevenger) O’Dell. He graduated from high school in Excelsior […]

DeSchepper, Patricia J.

DeSchepper, Patricia J.

December 27, 1946 — October 4, 2021

Service: October 12, 2021

Patricia June (Collier) DeSchepper, aged 74, passed away October 4 th, 2021 at Kansas City Hospice, with family by her side. Born December 27 th, 1946 in Kansas City, Kansas, she is proceeded in death by her parents William J. and June L (Noble) Collier. She resided in Kansas City, Mo from early childhood until […]

Hill, Genevieve

Hill, Genevieve

November 8, 1932 — October 2, 2021

Service: October 14, 2021

Genevieve Trezvant-Hill, 88, passed away October 2, 2021 at her home, surrounded by family. Genevieve was born November 8, 1932 in Morrilton, Arkansas to Timothy Trezvant and Joe Willie Palmer. Genevieve accepted Jesus Christ at a young age and was a member of St. Stephen Baptist Church in Kansas City, Missouri. She married Albert F. […]

Carmack, Dorothy L.

Carmack, Dorothy L.

June 11, 1926 — October 1, 2021

Service: October 9, 2021

Mother 1926 ~ 2021 Dorothy L. Carmack “Her journey has just begun”     Dorothy Lee (Teence) Carmack, 95, passed away peacefully at her home in Kansas City with her family by her side October 1, 2021. Dorothy was born in 1926 to Raymond and Elsa Searcy. Dorothy graduated from Raytown High School and lived […]

Wilford “Bill” Sears, Jr.

Wilford “Bill” Sears, Jr.

October 1, 1926 — September 29, 2021

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Wilford Redmond “Bill” Sears, Jr., 94, passed away September 29, 2021, at his home with loved ones at his side. Bill was born October 1, 1926, in Kansas City, MO, the only child of Wilford Redmond Sears, Sr. and Lorene Roberts Sears. He graduated from Moberly High School in Moberly, MO. Bill was united in […]

Sheridan, Gene

Sheridan, Gene

July 14, 1932 — September 29, 2021

Service: October 6, 2021

Homer Philip Eugene “Gene” Sheridan (T/Sgt USAF Retired), 89, passed away September 29, 2021 at home with loved ones at his side. Gene was born July 14, 1932, in Kansas City, KS, one of four children of Homer Philip and Alice (Lawrence) Sheridan. He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, John and Duane […]

Hall, Dale P.

Hall, Dale P.

June 11, 1948 — September 28, 2021

Service: October 11, 2021

Dale Perry Hall, 73, passed away September 28, 2021.  Dale was born June 11, 1948 in Long Beach, California to Herron C. Hall and Patricia (Horton) Hall.  He married Chris (Lynde) Hall on May 19, 1972.  Dale worked in IT at Stonecroft Ministries and after retirement, worked for the Kansas City Royals.  He was a […]

Davis, Donald Lee

Davis, Donald Lee

July 10, 1939 — September 25, 2021

Service: October 4, 2021

Donald Lee Davis went to be with Jesus on September 25, 2021 at the University of Kansas Hospital. Born on July 10, 1939 in Warrensburg, Missouri, he was a retired airplane inspector of American Airlines, having previously worked for TWA until it closed. Prior to his airplane inspector career, Don enlisted in the Navy on […]

Hale, Kenneth O.

Hale, Kenneth O.

August 25, 1917 — September 25, 2021

Service: October 1, 2021

Kenneth “Ken” O. Hale, 104, passed away peacefully on Saturday, September 25, 2021, at the Missouri Veterans Home, Warrensburg, Mo. A Celebration of Life will be held at 1:30 p.m., Friday, October 1st, at the Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Road, Kansas City, Mo. Burial with Military Honors will follow at the Green Lawn […]

Gladieux, Loyce E.

Gladieux, Loyce E.

June 27, 1949 — September 26, 2021

Service: September 30, 2021

Loyce Elaine (Easter) Gladieux, 72, of Lee’s Summit, MO, passed away September 26, 2021, at St. Luke’s East Hospital. Loyce was born June 27, 1949, in Kansas City, KS, the middle of three children of Lowell and LaLonde (Morris) Easter. Her father preceded her in death. She was united in marriage to James Edward Gladieux […]

Tillman, Donald Joe

Tillman, Donald Joe

November 8, 1934 — September 25, 2021

Service: October 1, 2021

Donald Joe Tillman, 86, of Lee’s Summit, MO passed away on Saturday, September 25th, 2021. Don was born November 8th, 1934 in Sycamore, MO to Eunice Mae and Earl Tillman His youth was spent around the Hodgson Mill area in Ozark County, MO. He started dating the love of his life, Mary Ellen Thompson, and […]

Mansil, Thomas “Tom” Oren

Mansil, Thomas “Tom” Oren

July 9, 1934 — September 23, 2021

Service: October 2, 2021

Thomas Oren Mansil, 87, of Liberty, MO, passed away September 23, 2021, at Liberty Hospital with family at his side. Tom was born July 9, 1934, in Stanberry, MO, the only child of Lester O. and Pauline Fern (O’Neal) Mansil. Tom served his country in the US Army from 1957 until receiving honorable discharge on […]

Robertson, Randall “Randy” Curtis

Robertson, Randall “Randy” Curtis

February 24, 1964 — September 23, 2021

Service: October 9, 2021

Randall Curtis Robertson, 57, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away peacefully on September 23, 2021, at NorthCare Hospice House with his mother Barbara and special friend Debra Butler at his side. Randy was born February 24, 1964, in Dodge City, KS, the younger of two sons of Walter and Barbara (Cravens) Robertson. His father […]

Loomis, Jimmie Carlton

Loomis, Jimmie Carlton

October 27, 1928 — September 23, 2021

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Jimmie Carlton Loomis, 92, our beloved husband, father, grandfather, and great grandfather, passed away on Thursday, September 23, 2021 in Kansas City, Missouri. The family will have a private ceremony at Leavenworth National Cemetery in Leavenworth, Kansas. Memorials and contributions are suggested to beatcc.org. On October 27, 1928, Jimmie Loomis was born to Oda and […]

Ellis, Julia Joan

Ellis, Julia Joan

September 11, 1933 — September 18, 2021

Service: October 2, 2021

Julia Joan Ellis, 88, died of a Covid variant September 18, 2021 at KU Medical Center. She was born September 11, 1933 at her granddaddy’s home in Kansas City, MO, the daughter of Richard (Bumps) and Julia (Smith) Barnes. Julia graduated from Salina High School, class of 1951. Following graduation, Julia entered the work force. […]

Anderson, Phyllis J.

Anderson, Phyllis J.

June 5, 1931 — September 22, 2021

Service: October 2, 2021

Phyllis Jane (Naumoff) Anderson was born June 5, 1931 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, one of five daughters of George and Laura Naumoff. She grew up in the city learning strong work and social ethics from her parents. She was gifted in many areas that suited her well in her varied careers which included banking, church secretary, […]

Beatty, Neoma L.

Beatty, Neoma L.

May 10, 1928 — September 24, 2021

Service: September 29, 2021

Neoma Lorene (Burris) Beatty, 93, of Lee’s Summit, Missouri passed away Friday, September 24, 2021. Neoma was born on May 10, 1928 on her family farm in Bates County, Missouri to Thomas Ezra and Lena Dell (Koger) Burris. She went to Bryant School where she graduated from 8th grade in 1942. She then went on […]

Demonbrun, Gerald “Jerry”

Demonbrun, Gerald “Jerry”

December 21, 1935 — September 18, 2021

Service: October 2, 2021

Gerald (Jerry) DeMonbrun went to be with his Lord and Savior on September 18th, 2021. A Celebration of Life service will be held Saturday, October 2nd, 2021 at Word of Grace Fellowship, 11950 East 350 Highway, Raytown, Missouri 64138. The service will begin at 10:00am. A Livestream of the service will be available at www.facebook.com, […]

Forman, Doloris A.

Forman, Doloris A.

February 19, 1935 — September 19, 2021

Service: October 8, 2021

Doloris Ann Forman, 86, passed away peacefully on September 19, 2021. She was born February 19, 1935, in Liberty MO, the daughter of William A. and Kathleen (Galvin) Forman. Doloris was a graduate of Liberty High class of 1953. She worked in Public Debt and Securities for the Federal Reserve Bank in Kansas City for […]

Taylor, Barbara J.

Taylor, Barbara J.

March 16, 1932 — September 22, 2021

Service: September 25, 2021

Barbara Jean Taylor, 89, passed away September 22, 2021.  Barbara was born March 16, 1932 in Kansas City, Missouri.  She married Kenneth A. Taylor in 1950 and they were married for 71 years.  After retirement, Barbara devoted her life to her family but especially to caring for her grandchildren and great grandchildren. Survivors include her […]

Trott, James M.

Trott, James M.

October 31, 1952 — September 21, 2021

Service: September 27, 2021

James Michael Trott, “Jimmy”, age 68, passed away September 21, 2021. Graveside services will be 1PM, Monday, September 27 at Memorial Park Cemetery, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Special Olympics, as this was very near and dear to Jimmy’s heart as he participated […]

Alden, Fayrenne Opal

Alden, Fayrenne Opal

December 24, 1935 — September 18, 2021

Service: September 25, 2021

Fayrenne Opal Alden, 85, of Kansas City, Missouri, passed away on September 18, 2021.She was born in Zion, Iowa, to Helen and Orville McCrackin on December 24, 1935. She moved to Hamilton, Missouri, in 1948 and attended Lovely Ridge School, graduating from Penney High School in 1954. Fayrenne went on to study at a Business […]

Canseco, Eileene C.

Canseco, Eileene C.

March 1, 1947 — September 18, 2021

Service: September 25, 2021

Eileene C. Canseco, 74, passed away September 18, 2021. Eileene was born March 1, 1947 in Abilene, Kansas to Melvin and Marie Scheaffer. She was raised in Chapman, Kansas being the youngest of seven children. Eileene graduated from Chapman High School 1965. She moved to Kansas City to attend Avila College for Nursing. She met […]

Brown, Lawrence Patrick “Pat”

Brown, Lawrence Patrick “Pat”

October 13, 1931 — September 19, 2021

Service: September 23, 2021

Lawrence Patrick “Pat” Brown, 89, of Holt, Missouri, passed away at noon on Sunday, September 19, 2021, at his home surrounded by family. A visitation is scheduled for 5:30-6:30 pm on Wednesday, September 22, 2021, at Park Lawn Northland Chapel, Liberty, Missouri. Funeral services will follow at 6:30 pm. Graveside services will be at 10:30 […]

Creager, David J.

Creager, David J.

October 14, 1938 — September 16, 2021

Service: September 22, 2021

David J. Creager, 82, of Kansas City passed September 16th, 2021. David was born on October 14th 1938, along with his twin brother Richard in Coyle, Oklahoma to Jean and Burnice (Shellhammer) Creager. After his service in the Navy, he married the love of his life and moved to Kansas City, MO where he continued […]

Washington, Gladys Diane

Washington, Gladys Diane

February 9, 1955 — September 17, 2021

Service: September 23, 2021

Gladys “Diane” Washington, 66, of KCMO, passed away September 17, 2021 in KCMO. Memorial services will be held at 12:30 PM, Thursday, September 23, 2021 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd, KCMO. Inurnment following services in Memorial Park Cemetery, KCMO. Diane was born on Feb 9, 1955 to Mary Bell (Hendrix) and Charles […]

Bishop, Donald Ray

Bishop, Donald Ray

March 14, 1935 — September 17, 2021

Service: September 21, 2021

On Friday afternoon, September 17, 2021, our hero, Don Bishop (86), passed away at his home in Liberty, Missouri. His passing was quiet, calm and dignified. There is no way to describe this versatile, artistic, tractor loving, hard working man that was dearly loved by his family and friends. Don is survived by his wife, […]

Rogge, Sharon K.

Rogge, Sharon K.

February 18, 1937 — September 15, 2021

Service: September 17, 2021

Sharon Kathleen Rogge, 84, of Raymore, MO passed away on September 15th, 2021 after a 1 year battle with dementia. Sharon was born on February 18, 1937 to Wayne and Agnes Stewart at her paternal grandparents home in rural Miami County, KS. As the oldest child, she helped her father work their farm by driving […]

Smith, Sondra Kay

Smith, Sondra Kay

May 6, 1957 — September 12, 2021

Service: September 25, 2021

Sondra Kay Smith, 64, passed away September 12, 2021 at her home in Kansas City.  Sondra was born May 6th, 1957 to Carl and Grace Parvin. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. Sondra was a very loving and giving person. She would help anyone that needed it. She loved everyone. She enjoyed working in […]

Thompson, R W

Thompson, R W

September 16, 1927 — September 12, 2021

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R W Thompson, 93, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away September 12, 2021, at Norterre Care Center in Liberty, MO. R W was born Raymond Woodrow Thompson on September 16, 1927, in Augusta, KS, the son of Russell E. Thompson, Sr. and Hazel Marie Steele Thompson. Along with his parents, R W was preceded […]

Long, Marilyn Kay

Long, Marilyn Kay

February 4, 1951 — September 12, 2021

Service: September 18, 2021

Marilyn Kay (Mann) Long, 70, of Kansas City, Missouri, passed away at 3:45 AM on Sunday, September 12, 2021 at her home. Funeral services are scheduled for 11:00 AM on Saturday, September 18, 2021 at Park Lawn Northland Chapel in Liberty, Missouri. A visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the funeral […]

Stella Ann Helton-Bean

Stella Ann Helton-Bean

July 13, 1941 — September 13, 2021

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Stella Ann Helton-Bean (Bilyeu), age 80, of Kansas City, Missouri, passed away September 13, 2021 at home. She was born on July 13, 1941, in Eldon, Missouri, the daughter of the late Virginia (Simons) Baughman and Warren H. Bilyeu. She and her sister were raised by her grandparents Mike and Nerva Simons, Eldon, Missouri. She […]

Bryant, Donald Richard

Bryant, Donald Richard

December 18, 1934 — September 3, 2021

Service: September 18, 2021

Donald Richard Bryant, 86, passed away Friday, September 3, 2021, in Lee’s Summit, Missouri.  Donald’s wishes were cremation.  Services celebrating Donald’s life will be held at 3 PM on Saturday, September 18, 2021, at Summit Woods Baptist Church, 2501 SE Shenandoah Drive, Lee’s Summit, Missouri 64063.  Arr: Park Lawn Funeral Home (816)523-1234

Peterson, Patsey S.

Peterson, Patsey S.

October 23, 1931 — September 9, 2021

Service: September 18, 2021

Patsey S. Peterson, 89, passed away peacefully at Kingswood Retirement Living on September 9, 2021. Patsey was born on October 23, 1931, in Kansas City, Missouri to Roy and Edna (Barnes) Massey. She was married to William Hemenway for 18 years. Later, she was married for over 48 years to the love of her life, […]

Abbiatti, David K.

Abbiatti, David K.

January 14, 1950 — September 12, 2021

Service: September 23, 2021

David Kenneth Abbiatti, 71, of Liberty, MO, passed away September 12, 2021, at Liberty Hospital with loved ones at his side. Dave was born January 14, 1950, in Monet, MO, and grew up in Miller, MO. He was the younger of two sons of Robert Glenn and Dorothy (Freeman) Abbiatti. Along with his parents, Dave […]

Michael W. Atkins, Jr.

Michael W. Atkins, Jr.

December 26, 1969 — September 9, 2021

Service: September 20, 2021

Michael Wayne Atkins, Jr., 51, passed away September 9, 2021.  Visitation will be 9AM, with services to follow at 10AM, Monday, September 20, 2021 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; burial with military honors to follow at Missouri Veterans Cemetery.

Batson, Logan R.

Batson, Logan R.

August 18, 1987 — September 9, 2021

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Logan Ryan Batson, 34, passed away September 9, 2021. Logan was born August 18, 1987 in Kansas City, Missouri to Sherri Howard and Robert Batson. He graduated from Ozanam Boys School. Logan was preceded in death by his father Robert Batson. He is survived by his mother Sherri Lynn Harper (Curtis); sister Kala Nicole Harper; […]

Higgins, Sr., John Earl

Higgins, Sr., John Earl

August 30, 1960 — September 10, 2021

Service: September 15, 2021

John Earl Higgins, Sr., 61, of Pleasant Valley, MO, joined his Lord and Savior on September 10, 2021, at NorthCare Hospice House with loved ones at his side. John was born August 30, 1960, in Minneapolis, MN, grew up at Weatherby Lake, MO and graduated from Park Hill High School. He was the youngest of […]

Perusich, Patricia P.

Perusich, Patricia P.

September 28, 1935 — September 10, 2021

Service: September 16, 2021

Patricia Joann (Phillips) Perusich, 85, passed away September 10, 2021 at her home at John Knox Village in Lee’s Summit, MO. Pat was born September 28, 1935, in Independence, MO, the only child of Ogden Elliott and Johnnie Florette (Preston) Phillips. She graduated Valedictorian from Northeast High School Class of 1953. Pat later received Bachelor’s […]

Mayse, Marcine J.

Mayse, Marcine J.

March 1, 1926 — September 9, 2021

Service: September 15, 2021

Marcine June Spillman Mayse, “Marcie”, 95, passed away September 9, 2021. Marcie was born on March 1, 1926 to William Bryan and Ada O. (Smith) Spillman. She grew up on a farm in Kincaid, Kansas and completed high school. Upon graduation, she left the farm and lived in a boarding house in the Westport area […]

Beaumont, Sharon L.

Beaumont, Sharon L.

February 28, 1958 — September 1, 2021

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Sharon Loraine Beaumont, 63, of Gardner, KS passed away September 1, 2021 in her home. Sharon was born February 28, 1958 in Olathe, KS. She was a Licensed Practical Nurse for over 32 years. Nursing for Sharon was not just a job, it was a passion to help others. She was a compassionate, caring, kind, […]

Eads, Roxanna “Roxy”

Eads, Roxanna “Roxy”

July 9, 1964 — September 8, 2021

Service: September 14, 2021

Roxanna “Roxy” Eads, 57, passed away September 8, 2021.  Visitation will be 12PM, with services to follow at 1PM, Tuesday, September 14 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; burial in Green Lawn Cemetery.  We will always miss you, we will never forget you and you will always be loved.

Remley, Ronald E.

Remley, Ronald E.

February 19, 1953 — September 8, 2021

Service: September 11, 2021

Ronald Edwin Remley, 68, of Kearney, MO, passed peacefully on September 8, 2021, at Liberty Hospital with loved ones at his side. Ron was born February 19, 1953, in Moberly, MO, the second of four children of Albert Clyde and Alma Mae (Chapple) Remley. His parents preceded him in death. Ron grew up in Centralia, […]

Chaney, Mary E.

Chaney, Mary E.

February 7, 1938 — September 2, 2021

Service: September 18, 2021

Mary E. Chaney, “Plumie” On Thursday evening, September 02, 2021, Mary E Chaney passed away at St Luke’s Hospital completing her loving journey here on earth. Mary was born on February 07, 1938 at General Hospital #2 in Kansas City, MO to Clarence and Bertha Minor. Mary attended RT Coles Vocational High School and graduated from […]

Heck, Anne Kasson

Heck, Anne Kasson

November 2, 1941 — September 20, 2021

Service: September 25, 2021

Anne Kasson Heck, beloved mother and all-around human being, went to be with God and her family on August 20. She died peacefully, with those who love her nearby. Born in St. Luke’s a month before Pearl Harbor, Annie (never Anne!) grew up in Kansas City. Attending the Barstow School, she graduated with the class […]

Corum, Spencer F.

Corum, Spencer F.

September 4, 1940 — August 26, 2021

Service: September 18, 2021

Spencer Franklin Corum, 80 years old, passed away peacefully at his home in Liberty, MO on August 26, 2021. He worked for Tenneco Automotive for 30 years as a sales representative. Frank is survived by his wife of 61 years, Bonnie Corum; three daughters, Dawn Philbrick, Denise Walker and Michelle Corum; several grandchildren and great […]

Dunn, Tammy Lynn

Dunn, Tammy Lynn

February 13, 1982 — September 6, 2021

Service: September 12, 2021

Tammy Lynn Dunn, 39, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away peacefully at home on September 6, 2021, with her husband Matt holding her hand and loved ones at her side. Tammy was born February 13, 1982, in Excelsior Springs, MO. She was united in marriage to the love of her life, Matthew Wayne Dunn, […]

Taylor, George S.

Taylor, George S.

January 23, 1947 — September 7, 2021

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George Sexton Taylor, 74, Village of Loch Lloyd, Missouri, died Tuesday, September 7, 2021 from complications associated with Covid-19. George was born January 23, 1947 in Houston, TX to Jeff Sexton and Phyllis Taylor. He was later adopted by stepfather, Ferris Taylor. George grew up in Excelsior Springs, Missouri, and lived the life of a […]

Scott, Randy L.

Scott, Randy L.

October 27, 1951 — September 7, 2021

Service: September 17, 2021

Randy Lee Scott, 69, of Belton, MO, passed away September 7, 2021, surrounded by his family. Randy was born October 27, 1951, in Kansas City, MO, the eldest of five children of Euell Willard Scott and Carol Sue (Orr) Scott. Along with his parents, Randy is preceded in death by twin sisters, Connie Scott and […]

Burton, Jerrold G.

Burton, Jerrold G.

June 24, 1932 — September 3, 2021

Service: September 11, 2021

Jerrold Gene Burton, age 89, passed away September 3, 2021. Jerry was born in Butler, MO on June 24, 1932 to Lloyd and Frances (Kern) Burton. He graduated from Paseo High School in 1951 and enlisted in the Navy soon after serving as a Machinist Mate during the Korean War. He married Donna Burton on […]

Ives, Sandra K.

Ives, Sandra K.

June 22, 1946 — September 5, 2021

Service: September 11, 2021

Sandra “Sandy” Kay Ives, born in Tulsa, Oklahoma on June 22 1946, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, September 5, 2021 at home. Sandy worked for the Marine Corp Finance in Kansas City, Missouri for many years. After a short retirement she worked at Common Grounds in Grandview, Missouri where she drove […]

Waggoner, Darlene

Waggoner, Darlene

June 4, 1955 — September 4, 2021

Service: September 10, 2021

Darlene (Parks) Waggoner, 66, of Lee’s Summit, MO, passed away peacefully on September 4, 2021, at her home with loved ones at her side. Darlene was born June 4, 1955, in Augsburg, Germany. Her parents, John Parks and Margot (Rainftlen) Parks preceded her in death. Darlene worked as a server at Shoney’s in Lee’s Summit […]

Hurla, Candace Sue

Hurla, Candace Sue

August 26, 1964 — September 4, 2021

Service: September 11, 2021

Candace Sue (Hodge) Hurla, 57, of Liberty, MO, passed away peacefully on September 4, 2021, at NorthCare Hospice House. Candy was born August 26, 1964, in St. Joseph, MO to Donald Edward Hodge and Shirley (Thomsen). Her parents preceded her in death. Candy’s career with Kansas City Power and Light/Evergy spanned more than 30 years […]

Simmons, Edward “Eddie”

Simmons, Edward “Eddie”

May 1, 1961 — August 20, 2021

Service: September 30, 2021

Edward Wayne “Eddie” Simmons, 60, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away tragically on August 20, 2021. Ed was born May 1, 1961, in Hutchinson, KS, the son of Roy Simmons and Judy Reid Simmons. Ed was the eldest of three children. His father preceded him in death. Ed loved being in the country. His […]

Adamson, L. Janell

Adamson, L. Janell

November 17, 1932 — September 2, 2021

Service: September 7, 2021

L. Janell Adamson, 88, passed away September 2, 2021.  Visitation will be 12-1PM, Tuesday, September 7 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; graveside service will follow at Mt. Moriah Cemetery.

Jones, Douglas “Tom”

Jones, Douglas “Tom”

May 30, 1928 — August 31, 2021

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Douglas Tom Fields Jones, 93, of Liberty, MO, and formerly of Lincoln and Bellevue, NE, passed away August 31, 2021, at Addington Place of Shoal Creek in Kansas City, MO. Tom was born May 30, 1928, in Kansas City, MO, the only child of Tom Douglas and Maryruth (Fields) Jones. He grew up in Lawrence, […]

Fugitt, Loyce P.

Fugitt, Loyce P.

July 18, 1925 — September 1, 2021

Service: September 4, 2021

Loyce P. Fugitt, passed away September 1, 2021.  Visitation will be 9AM, with services to follow at 10AM, Saturday, September 4 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; burial in Memorial Park Cemetery.  If you would like to make a donation in lieu of flowers, please do so to St. Jude’s Children’s […]

Sparks, Linda S.

Sparks, Linda S.

October 27, 1948 — August 29, 2021

Service: September 10, 2021

Linda Sue Sparks, 72, died peacefully at home on August 29, 2021. Masks will be required at the visitation from 6-8PM, Thursday, September 9 and also at the services at 10AM, Friday, September 10, both at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; burial in Green Lawn Cemetery. Linda was born October […]

King, Shirley L.

King, Shirley L.

January 19, 1954 — August 30, 2021

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Shirley Lavon (Scott) King, 67, of Kansas City, MO, passed away August 30, 2021, at Research Medical Center. Shirley was born January 19, 1954, in Garnett, KS, the fourth of seven children of Alvin Grant Scott and Corrine Edwards Scott. Survivors include her children, Jessica Scott-Hill (Robert) and Gable Stump; seven grandchildren; siblings, Alvin Scott, […]

Boothe, Mary L.

Boothe, Mary L.

October 12, 1953 — August 30, 2021

Service: September 7, 2021

Mary Leona Boothe (Calef) was born October 12, 1953 in Kansas City, MO. Mary passed away on August 30, 2021 at St. Mary’s Hospital. She grew up in the Northeast area and graduated from Northeast High School. Mary lived in Northeast area with her parents (Harvey Calef – deceased July 6, 2003 and Marie Calef – […]

Curtis Lee Holter, Jr.

Curtis Lee Holter, Jr.

February 4, 1932 — August 30, 2021

Service: September 3, 2021

Curtis Lee Holter, Jr., 89, passed away after a courageous battle with COVID on August 30, 2021. He was born on February 4, 1932 to Minnie and Curtis Holter. Curtis was married to Georgia Holter for 53 memorable, loving years. They shared so much together; combined families of children, traveled, Shriners involvement and events and […]

Hurtado, David E.

Hurtado, David E.

July 9, 1936 — August 22, 2021

Service: September 2, 2021

David Edward Hurtado, 85, a resident of Kansas City, Missouri passed away Sunday, August 22, 2021 at his home, surrounded by his family and loved ones. St. Lukes Hospice provided David with quality, comfort care until his final hour. Funeral services will be held at Park Lawn Funeral Home at 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, […]

Thomas, Linda

Thomas, Linda

October 12, 1967 — August 25, 2021

Service: October 9, 2021

What is perseverance? In the dictionary it says persistence in doing something despite difficulty or delay in achieving success. Linda Thomas was the definition of perseverance because she lived her life overcoming the statistics and the obstacles that often stood in her way. Whether it was learning to do a back flip as a child, […]

Ranum, Brian

Ranum, Brian

July 21, 1946 — August 27, 2021

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Brian Ranum was born in Kansas City, MO on July 21, 1946 to Violet and Claire Ranum (both deceased). He was preceded in death by his son Nathan Ranum and brothers David Ranum and Paul Ranum. He is survived by his wife Chris Ranum and daughters Courtney (Shawn) Kessler and Melissa Shepard, sister Tina Senter […]

Hays, Bert G.

Hays, Bert G.

January 6, 1927 — January 30, 2021

Service: September 4, 2021

Bert G. Hays, 94, of Fountain Hills, Arizona and formerly of Lee’s Summit, Missouri, passed away Saturday, January 30, 2021. Bert was born January 6, 1927 in Agency, Missouri. He served in the US Army in WWII in Europe. Afterwards, he started his own television repair business before joining the Federal Aviation Administration as a […]

Shafer, Terry Lee

Shafer, Terry Lee

January 23, 1947 — August 23, 2021

Service: September 4, 2021

Terry Lee Shafer, 74, passed away August 23, 2021 at his home. Graveside services will be 10AM, Saturday, September 4 at Green Lawn Cemetery, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri.

Vincent L. Scudiero, II

Vincent L. Scudiero, II

September 19, 1953 — August 20, 2021

Service: August 29, 2021

Vincent Louis Scudiero, II, 67, of Brooksville, Florida, and recently a resident of Marceline and Bucklin, MO, passed away unexpectedly on August 20, 2021. He died peacefully at Bayfront Health Hospital with Kathy, his wife of 42 years at his side. Vincent was born September 19, 1953, in Kansas City, MO, the eldest of two […]

Dewey, Kyung Sook

Dewey, Kyung Sook

July 25, 1929 — August 21, 2021

Service: September 3, 2021

Kyung Sook Dewey was a deeply loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother and wife. She sadly departed this life on August 21, 2021 at the age of 92. Kyung Sook was born in Seoul, South Korea on July 25, 1929. After completing her education, she worked in a factory. She and her family experience the disruption […]

Hook, Shawna Jo

Hook, Shawna Jo

January 21, 1967 — August 21, 2021

Service: August 28, 2021

Shawna Jo (Deering) Hook, 54, of Claycomo, joined her Lord and Savior on August 21, 2021. She passed away at home with loved ones at her side. Shawna was born January 21, 1967, in Kansas City, Missouri. She graduated from Winnetonka High School in 1985. She was united in marriage to her high school sweetheart, […]

Bland, Monya L.

Bland, Monya L.

March 10, 1939 — August 20, 2021

Service: August 29, 2021

Monya Louise (McClaren) Bland, 82, of Wexford Place in the Kansas City Northland, passed away August 20, 2021 at Liberty Hospital. Monya was born March 10, 1939, in Marshalltown, Iowa, the daughter of Sam McClaren and Thelma (Aubry) McClaren. Along with her parents, Monya was preceded in death by a son, Danny Bland; and brothers, […]

Guentert, Linda L.

Guentert, Linda L.

November 9, 1948 — August 24, 2021

Service: August 27, 2021

Linda L. Guentert, 72, passed away August 24, 2021.  Linda was born November 9, 1948 in Kansas City, Missouri to William Madison and Viola (Smith) Madison.  She was born and raised in South Kansas City.  Linda was married to Robert J. Guentert and was a military wife for 29 years.  After Robert retired, they moved […]

McCoy, Helen M.

McCoy, Helen M.

June 30, 1925 — August 22, 2021

Service: August 28, 2021

Helen Martha Margaret (Foster) McCoy, age 96, of Liberty, MO, passed away in her home on August 22, 2021. Helen was born June 30, 1925 in Clay County, MO to Logan Foster and Anna M. Hamel Foster. Along with her parents, Helen was preceded in death by her husband of 69 years, Homer McCoy; and […]

Margita, Mary M.

Margita, Mary M.

September 26, 1949 — August 20, 2021

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Mary M. Margita, 71, passed away August 20, 2021.  Mary is survived by her husband Doug and sons Dan, Lance David and Alex. She will be missed by all.

Witthar, Thomas J.

Witthar, Thomas J.

July 20, 1952 — August 22, 2021

Service: August 26, 2021

Thomas Joseph Witthar, 69, of Kearney, MO, passed away August 22, 2021, at North Kansas City Hospital with loved ones at his side. Tom was born July 20, 1952, in Kansas City, MO, the fifth of ten children of Leonard and Margaret Witthar. He grew up in the Kansas City Northland and graduated from Liberty […]

Powell, Ila Mae

Powell, Ila Mae

August 28, 1927 — August 21, 2021

Service: August 25, 2021

Ila Mae Powell, 93, passed away August 21, 2021. Ila Mae was born August 28, 1927 in to Sam R. Harris and Sare S. (Smith) Harris. She moved to Kansas City, Missouri when she turned 18. Ila Mae started secretarial school and worked for H. D. Lee Jeans, Black and Veatch the IRS and the […]

McGill, Gale Leroy

McGill, Gale Leroy

June 7, 1945 — August 18, 2021

Service: August 23, 2021

Remembering Gale Leroy McGill  Gale Leroy McGill, 76, of Brunswick, Mo, passed away Wednesday, August 18, 2021, in Brunswick, Mo. Graveside services with military honors will be held at 3 PM, Monday, August 23, 2021, at Mt. Washington Cemetery, 614 S. Brookside Ave., Independence, Mo 64053 (use 24 highway entrance). Gale was born June 7, […]

Engle, Jeffrey “Jeff” John

Engle, Jeffrey “Jeff” John

June 3, 1973 — August 17, 2021

Service: August 30, 2021

REMEMBERING JEFFREY “JEFF” J. ENGLE Jeffrey “Jeff” J. Engle, 48, of Dallas, Tx., and recently of Independence, Mo., passed away on Tuesday, August 17, 2021, in Kansas City, Mo.  A celebration of Jeff’s life will be held at 11 a.m., Monday, August 30, at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd, Kansas City, Mo., with […]

Davidson, Susan Dolores (Stover)

Davidson, Susan Dolores (Stover)

July 20, 1963 — August 17, 2021

Service: August 21, 2021

Susan Dolores (Stover) Davidson, 58, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away August 17, 2021 at Liberty Hospital with family at her side. Susan was born July 20, 1963, in Granite City, Illinois, the daughter of Emmanuel Gene Stover, Sr. and Doris Lorraine (Donaldson) Stover. Along with her parents, Susan was preceded in death by […]

Ochs, Dr. David John “Doc”

Ochs, Dr. David John “Doc”

December 27, 1948 — August 17, 2021

Service: August 22, 2021

David John “Doc” Ochs, 72, a longtime Liberty resident, passed away unexpectedly on August 17, 2021, at his home. Doc, as he was affectionately known, was born December 27, 1948, in Salina, KS, the son of John and Eleanor (Waldman) Ochs. He graduated from Sacred Heart Catholic High School in Salina.   David served as […]

Kennish, John William

Kennish, John William

February 21, 1946 — August 17, 2021

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John William Kennish, 75, of North Kansas City, died August 17, 2021 at Anthology of Burlington Creek, following a long battle with Parkinson’s. He passed away peacefully with loved ones at his side. John was born February 21, 1946, in Utica, NY, the middle of three sons of James and Dorothy (Cockerill) Kennish. Along with […]

Hatcher, Herbert V.

Hatcher, Herbert V.

September 25, 1950 — August 14, 2021

Service: August 28, 2021

Herbert V. Hatcher, 70, passed away on August 14 th , 2021, at St Luke’s Hospital after an extended illness. Mr. Hatcher was born September 25 th ,1950 in Niles, MI to Minnie (Moore) and Herbert Hoover Hatcher. He was also raised by Gladys and Ola Johnson in Kansas City, MO until her death. He […]

Sanders, Shirley Ann

Sanders, Shirley Ann

February 25, 1935 — August 14, 2021

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Shirley Ann Sanders, age 86, of Kansas City, MO., passed away August 14, 2021. Shirley was born February 25, 1935, in Joplin, Missouri, to Homer and Nettie Brotherton. She worked for many years at Western Envelope Company in Kansas City. She was preceded in death by her spouse, Herbert; her daughter, Deborah Ann Sanders; son-in-law, […]

Chambers, Melvia Marie (Storey)

Chambers, Melvia Marie (Storey)

December 10, 1943 — August 14, 2021

Service: August 27, 2021

Remembering Melvia Marie Chambers     Melvia Marie (Storey) Chambers, 77, of KCMO, passed away after her long-fought battle with cancer on Saturday, August 14, 2021, at North Kansas City Hospital. Services celebrating Melvia’s life will be held at 11:30 AM on Friday, August 27, 2021 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd, KCMO; committal […]

Flynn, Brian Keith

Flynn, Brian Keith

February 2, 1967 — August 12, 2021

Service: August 21, 2021

Brian Keith Flynn, 54, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away August 12, 2021 at Liberty Hospital with family at his side. Brian was born February 2, 1967, in Kansas City, MO, the youngest of seven children of James Burton and Shirley Jean (Harris) Flynn. Along with his parents, Brian was preceded in death by […]

Ogilvie, Earlene Ann

Ogilvie, Earlene Ann

November 20, 1938 — August 13, 2021

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Earlene Ann Ogilvie, 82, of Lee’s Summit, MO, passed away Friday, August 13, 2021, at home with her family at her side. Services will be private. Burial in Memorial Park Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be given in Earlene’s memory to Children’s Center for the Visually Impaired. Earlene was born on Sunday, November […]

Linda K. White

Linda K. White

June 28, 1943 — August 10, 2021

Service: August 18, 2021

Linda Kaye (McGowan) White, 78, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away August 10, 2021, at North Kansas City Hospital. Linda was born June 28, 1943, in Mountain Home, Arkansas, the daughter of Harvey and Ada (Pruitt) McGowan. She was united in marriage to Robert Erwin “Bob” White in 1962, and he passed away to […]

Robert “Bob” White

Robert “Bob” White

May 13, 1940 — August 7, 2021

Service: August 18, 2021

Robert “Bob” Erwin White, 81, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away August 7, 2021, at North Kansas City Hospital. Bob was born May 13, 1940, in Kansas City, MO, the son of Franklin N. and Edwina (Jones) White. Bob was united in marriage to Linda Kaye McGowan in 1962, and the two were united […]

Davidson, Delphine

Davidson, Delphine

March 25, 1972 — August 1, 2021

Service: August 28, 2021

Delphine Marie Davidson, 49, of Kearney, MO, went to be with her Lord on August 1, 2021 at her home. Delphine was born March 25, 1972, in Minneapolis, MN, the daughter of John VanKeuren and Marcia Geisenheyner. She moved to Liberty, MO at age 16 and graduated from Liberty High School. Delphine later received her […]

Jack Oliver Spicer, Jr.

Jack Oliver Spicer, Jr.

July 1, 1953 — August 10, 2021

Service: October 22, 2021

Jack Oliver “Butch” Spicer, Jr., 68, of the Kansas City Northland, went to be with his Lord on August 10, 2021, at NorthCare Hospice House. Jack was born July 1, 1953, in Reno, Nevada, the son of Jack Oliver and Norma Jean (Dobson) Spicer. He grew up in Decatur, Illinois. He was united in marriage […]

Lachance, Nancy

Lachance, Nancy

March 7, 1952 — August 7, 2021

Service: August 28, 2021

Nancy Fayedell (Allen) Lachance, 69, of Phoenix, AZ, and formerly of Independence, MO, went to be with her Heavenly Father on August 7, 2021. She died at home following a diagnosis with ALS a year and a half ago. Nancy was born March 7, 1952, in North Little Rock, Arkansas. She was united in marriage […]

Beatty, Laura E.

Beatty, Laura E.

June 17, 1961 — August 9, 2021

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Laura Elizabeth Beatty, 60, of Liberty, MO, passed away peacefully at home on August 9, 2021 with loved ones at her side. Laura was born June 17, 1961, in Tyler, TX, the daughter of Charles Willard Keeshan, Jr. and Betty Elizabeth (Watson) Keeshan. She was united in marriage to Robert Earl Beatty on June 15, […]

Huitt, Garland Duane

Huitt, Garland Duane

September 24, 1932 — August 10, 2021

Service: August 14, 2021

Garland Duane Huitt, was born September 24, 1932 and passed away peacefully on August 10, 2021. Duane served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War. He was a true salesman at heart and enjoyed his work in the cemetery business until he retired. Duane was preceded in death by his parents, grandparents, his wife, […]

Lowe, Ronald Lee

Lowe, Ronald Lee

January 9, 1956 — August 9, 2021

Service: August 13, 2021

Ronald Lee Lowe, 65, of Liberty, passed away August 9, 2021 at home surrounded by his loving family. Ron was born January 9, 1956, to Stacy J. (Bud) Lowe and Wilma L. Lowe. He was born in Kansas City, MO but lived all his life in Liberty where he graduated from Liberty High School in […]

Waters, Sr., Ralph E.

Waters, Sr., Ralph E.

September 28, 1934 — August 8, 2021

Service: August 19, 2021

Ralph E. Waters, Sr., 86, passed away August 8, 2021.  Visitation will be 12PM, with services to follow at 1PM, Thursday, August 19 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri.

Waters, Carla K.

Waters, Carla K.

March 23, 1959 — August 8, 2021

Service: August 19, 2021

Carla K. Waters, 62, passed away August 8, 2021.  Visitation will be 12PM, with services to follow at 1PM, Thursday, August 19 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hilcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; burial in Green Lawn Cemetery.

Obioha Walls, Lisa C.

Obioha Walls, Lisa C.

June 22, 1966 — August 8, 2021

Service: August 13, 2021

To view the live-stream of Lisa’s services, please click on the following Zoom link: https://cummins.zoom.us/j/98604557131?pwd=VXJuZEV3RWFRNUNzUkpYcTBNNGxSUT09 Zoom Meeting ID:  986 0455 7131 Zoom Meeting Passcode:  693338 – Obituary – On Sunday, August 8, 2021 Lisa Carolyn Obioha Walls, devoted wife and mother, was called home and healed in heaven at the age of 55. Lisa, a […]

Nuckolls, Wilbur Dale

Nuckolls, Wilbur Dale

August 26, 1957 — August 8, 2021

Service: September 11, 2021

Wilbur Dale Nuckolls, 63, passed away August 8, 2021. He was preceded in death by his parents William and Pauline (Garten) Nuckolls, brother Paul V. Nuckolls, sister Onda Lee Sawvell, nephew Danny Sawvell, nephew Roy Sawvell, brother in law Bill Manley and brother in law John Hutchens. Survivors include his siblings: Diana (Nuckolls) Hutchens, Sue […]

Kane, James “Jamie”

Kane, James “Jamie”

October 29, 1981 — July 30, 2021

Service: August 13, 2021

James “Jamie” Morgan Kane, 39, of Liberty, MO, went to be with his Lord and Savior on July 30, 2021. Jamie was born October 29, 1981, in Liberty, MO. He graduated from Liberty High School. Jamie worked for the past several years at Dream Machines in Independence, MO. He loved his Lord and Savior first, […]

Collins, Terry Michael

Collins, Terry Michael

February 26, 1945 — August 6, 2021

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Terry Michael Collins, 76 years old, went home to be with Jesus, his Lord and Savior, on August 6, 2021. He slipped peacefully into eternity at 3am with family at his bedside. He was greatly loved by his family and will be sorely missed. Terry was born in Kansas City, MO on February 26, 1945 […]

Letchworth, Donald M.

Letchworth, Donald M.

February 19, 1943 — August 6, 2021

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Wolf, Christie Lou

Wolf, Christie Lou

February 12, 1957 — August 4, 2021

Service: August 10, 2021

Christie Lou Wolf, 64, of Kansas City, Mo, passed away August 4, 2021. Memorial Services will be held at 10AM Tuesday, August 10, 2021 at Sterling Acres Baptist Church, 11200 E 47th St, Kansas City, MO 64133. Cremation with private inunrment to follow. Donations in Christie’s memory may be given to Wayside Waifs, of Kansas City, […]

Tucker, Elnora E.

Tucker, Elnora E.

January 9, 1923 — July 30, 2021

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Elnora E. Tucker, daughter of the late Reverend Frank C. Tucker and Elnora L. Tucker of Cape Girardeau, Missouri, passed away on July 30, 2021, at an assisted living facility in Kansas City, Missouri. “Elly” was born in St. Charles, Missouri on January 9, 1923, and was 98 years of age at her death. She […]

Martin, Gary Lynn

Martin, Gary Lynn

March 12, 1976 — August 3, 2021

Service: August 21, 2021

Gary Lynn Martin of Lee’s Summit, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, August 3, 2021 at Lee’s Summit Medical Center with his family present. Gary was born March 12, 1976 to Norman & Patricia Martin, the youngest of five children. Gary grew up and went to school in the Independence, Missouri area. In September 1999 met […]

Olcott, Margaret Ann (Maberry)

Olcott, Margaret Ann (Maberry)

May 26, 1937 — August 4, 2021

Service: August 9, 2021

Margaret (Maberry) Olcott, 84, of Belton, Missouri, passed away August 4, 2021.  Margaret was a loving mother and grandmother. She loved family get-togethers at anytime of year but Christmas was her absolute favorite get-together. Margaret retired from Avon Products in 1985 and then worked in customer service at Comp-USA for many years. Margaret was preceded […]

Deitrickson, Max

Deitrickson, Max

July 17, 1992 — July 31, 2021

Service: August 7, 2021

Max Robert Paul Deitrickson, 29, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away July 31, 2021, in rural Rayville, MO, from injuries sustained in a UTV accident. Max was born July 17, 1992, in North Kansas City, MO. He graduated from Liberty High School in 2011 and later received his Bachelor’s degree from the University of […]

Busby, Orangie M.

Busby, Orangie M.

July 22, 1939 — August 3, 2021

Service: August 14, 2021

Celebrating the Life Of Orangie Mae Bryant Busby Sunrise: July 22, 1939 – Sunset: August 3, 2021 Funeral services for the late Orangie Mae Bryant Busby, affectionately called “Pinky” by her family of Kansas City, MO formerly of Plains, GA will be held Saturday, August 14, 2021, at the Park Lawn Funeral Home with visitation […]

Michael, Mary Ellen

Michael, Mary Ellen

October 4, 1956 — July 28, 2021

Service: August 5, 2021

Mary Ellen (Knapp) Michael, 64, of Liberty, MO, passed away unexpectedly on July 28, 2021. Mary was born October 4, 1956, in Sugar Creek, MO, the daughter of William Knapp, Sr. and Velma Irene (Hirst) Knapp. She graduated from Northeast High School and received her Bachelor’s degree in Nursing from Graceland University in Lamoni, Iowa. […]

Garvey, John Martin

Garvey, John Martin

April 4, 1982 — July 28, 2021

Service: August 6, 2021

John Martin Garvey, 39, of the Kansas City Northland, passed peacefully, surrounded by family on July 28, 2021 at his home. John was born April 4, 1982, in Marceline, MO, the youngest of four children of Denis and Barbara (Oldham) Garvey. He grew up in Brookfield, where he graduated from high school in 2001. John […]

Schneider, Carolyn A.

Schneider, Carolyn A.

November 8, 1941 — July 28, 2021

Service: August 2, 2021

Carolyn A. Schneider, 79, of Lee’s Summit, MO, died unexpectedly on July 28, 2021, in the home of natural causes. She was born November 8, 1941, in McDonald County, MO, the daughter of Lewis E. and Emma C. (Williams) Townsend. Carol graduated from Southwest City High School in 1959.  She married Donald Branick and settled […]

Chaney, Sr., Harold Leon

Chaney, Sr., Harold Leon

October 23, 1934 — July 22, 2021

Service: August 7, 2021

On Thursday evening, July 22, 2021, Harold L. Chaney Sr., known to many as Chaney, passed away at the age of 86, slightly short of his 100th birthday goal. Loved, revered, respected, and greatly missed by the eight hearts and minds he loved, blessed, molded, and shaped. The eight are his wife Mary, daughters Terry […]

Wilson, Barbara Lee

Wilson, Barbara Lee

September 25, 1937 — July 29, 2021

Service: August 5, 2021

Barbara Lee Wilson, 83, passed away peacefully on July 29, 2021, in her home surrounded by her family. Barbara was born September 25, 1937 in Kansas City, Missouri to Ralph and Marcella (Frederick) Roberts. She was a dedicated educator in the Fort Osage School District for over 40 years. After retirement, she and her husband […]

Freed, James “Jim” W.

Freed, James “Jim” W.

August 6, 1952 — July 28, 2021

Service: July 31, 2021

James (Jim) Wendell Freed was a beloved husband, father, brother, son, and friend. He passed away peacefully in the arms of his loving wife of over thirty years, Marie Alisa Lechner Freed, on Wednesday, July 28th, 2021 at Liberty Hospital. Jim was born August 6th, 1952 in Monmouth, Illinois to John Wendell Freed and Mariella […]

Stevens, Gary D.

Stevens, Gary D.

November 29, 1953 — July 8, 2021

Service: August 6, 2021

Gary D. Stevens, 67, devoted father, brother, and friend, passed away July 8, 2021. Gary was born November 29, 1953 in Kansas City, Missouri to Verlin and Myra (Comstock) Stevens. He was a self-made entrepreneur, a traveler of the world and a life long supporter of the arts and music. Gary was a Kansas City […]

Munsterman, Carmalita Marie

Munsterman, Carmalita Marie

May 28, 1953 — July 26, 2021

Service: August 13, 2021

Carmalita (Carmen) Marie (Dubin) Munsterman, 68, of Kansas City, was a caring mother, wife, grandmother, sister, and friend. She passed away peacefully at her home on July 26, 2021 surrounded by her three daughters. Carmen was born May 28,1953, in Kansas City, Missouri, as one of 15 children of Jerome and Angeleen (Putthoff) Dubin. After […]

Hake, Martha M.

Hake, Martha M.

July 2, 1945 — July 20, 2021

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Martha M. Hake, age 76, died peacefully at home on Tuesday, July 20, 2021, with loving family present. She was born July 2, 1945, in Kansas City, Missouri, the daughter of Leonard and Elsie (Penka) Cheney. Martha attended E.F. Swinney School, Westport High School and Metropolitan Community College. Martha married Paul D. Hake, Jr. on […]

Goodman, Gloria Jean

Goodman, Gloria Jean

April 22, 1952 — June 8, 2021

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Gloria Jean Goodman, 69, passed away June 8, 2021 at St. Luke’s Hospice House in Kansas City, Missouri.  Gloria was born April 22, 1952 in Kansas City, Missouri to Jack and Gladys Cooper.  She leaves behind her husband, Thomas Goodman; daughter Rachael German and her husband Dennis; her son Christopher Gray; four grandchildren; her sister […]

Begulia, Theresa Dawn

Begulia, Theresa Dawn

June 1, 2021 — July 23, 2021

Service: July 30, 2021

Theresa Dawn Begulia (baby ChiChi), born at 11:54 p.m., Tuesday, June 1, 2021, went to be with her Lord and Savior, the morning of Friday, July 23, 2021. Visitation will be Thursday, July 29, 2021 at Park Lawn funeral home at 6 pm. A Mass of Christian burial will be held Friday, July 30, 2021 […]

Tompkins, Jackie

Tompkins, Jackie

December 14, 1959 — July 22, 2021

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Jackie (Garrett) Tompkins, 61, of Liberty, MO, passed away suddenly of complications from MS on July 22, 2021. She was diagnosed with MS in 1989, and for 32 years never let it define her. Jackie would always say, “I may have MS but MS doesn’t have me!”. Jackie was born December 14, 1959, in Purdy, […]

McQuerry, Elizabeth Darlene

McQuerry, Elizabeth Darlene

January 13, 1930 — July 26, 2021

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Elizabeth “Betty” McQuerry was born on January 13, 1930, in Buckner, MO to Walter and Pearl (Ames) Armbruster. She graduated from Halls Memorial High School in Buckner in the Class of 1948. In 1950 she married her high school sweetheart, Ruben “R. C.” McQuerry, which was the beginning of a marriage that lasted for 68 […]

Carpenter, D. Keith

Carpenter, D. Keith

September 16, 1958 — July 24, 2021

Service: July 6, 2021

D. Keith Carpenter, 62, of the Kansas City Northland, joined his Lord in Heaven on July 24, 2021. Keith was born September 16, 1958, in Los Angeles, CA, the son of Grant Tucker and Gertrude Louise (Boone) Carpenter. He was united in marriage to Patrice Marie Ankney on May 30, 1982. Keith served in the […]

Barrett II, Glenn Dean

Barrett II, Glenn Dean

January 12, 1956 — July 16, 2021

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Dean was born January 12th, 1956 in Kansas City, MO to Patricia (Young) Barrett and Glenn Dean Barrett. The third of five children, Dean was graced with two sisters, Anne & Sherry and two brothers, Bruce and Ben. Dean was a world traveler early in life as the family followed his father’s career living in […]

Love, Doris G.

Love, Doris G.

August 10, 1946 — July 23, 2021

Service: July 30, 2021

Doris Gene Love was born to George Henry Campbell and Sadie Lee Franklin on August 10, 1946 in Kerr Island, Illinois. As a child she attended Strangers Home Baptist church where she accepted Christ and was baptized at the age of 12. She loved the word of God and she loved to sing his praises. […]

List, Mary L.

List, Mary L.

October 2, 1937 — July 22, 2021

Service: July 29, 2021

Mary L. List, 83, passed away July 22, 2021.  Mary was born October 2, 1937 in Kansas City, Missouri and lived ther for most of her life.  She enjoyed motorcycle riding, trail riding, fishing, water skiing and boating.  She was preceded in death by her parents Charles and Mildred (O’Rear) Reffitt, sister Jean Creason, sister Delores […]

Laughman, Barbara J.

Laughman, Barbara J.

January 15, 1936 — July 21, 2021

Service: July 27, 2021

Barbara Jean (Peacher) Laughman, 85, of Kearney, MO, passed away July 21, 2021, at her home. Visitation will begin at 10:00 am, followed by a service celebrating Barbara’s life at 11:00 am, on Tuesday, July 27, at Park Lawn Northland Chapel, I-35 at State Route 291, Liberty, MO. Burial in Glenridge Cemetery. Memorials are suggested […]

Pritchett, Donna Leanne

Pritchett, Donna Leanne

November 8, 1963 — July 17, 2021

Service: July 27, 2021

Donna Leanne Pritchett passed away at the age of 57 due to complications from SARS-CoV-2 at Liberty Hospital on July 17th, 2021. Leanne was a devoted single mother, daughter, sister, friend, educator of special needs children, and business owner with her two daughters. Her loss will be felt deeply not only by her family, friends, […]

Maggas, Penelope M.

Maggas, Penelope M.

March 1, 1933 — July 21, 2021

Service: July 28, 2021

Penelope M. “Penny” Maggas, 88, passed away July 21, 2021.  Penelope was born in St. Joseph, Missouri to Theodore and Katherine Maggas in 1933 where she attended schools and graduated from St. Joseph Jr. College.  She was employed by St. Joseph Power and Light Company until retirement.  She and her parents moved to Kansas City […]

Jacobs, Norma M.

Jacobs, Norma M.

June 19, 1926 — July 19, 2021

Service: July 27, 2021

Norma Mahrea Jacobs went peacefully to be with her Savior on July 19, 2021 exactly one month past her 95th birthday. Norma spent the last three years of her life being cared for and thoroughly spoiled in the home of her daughter, Cassie Drummond and Cassie’s husband, Jim, of Raytown, Missouri. Norma’s children and grandchildren […]

Moore, Howard Dennis

Moore, Howard Dennis

March 17, 1951 — July 18, 2021

Service: July 26, 2021

Remembering Howard “Dennis” Moore …… H. Dennis Moore, beloved son, brother, uncle, cousin and friend, went home to be with his savior on Sunday, July 18, 2021. He was born on March 17, 1951 in Independence, Missouri to Howard and Phyllis Moore. He is survived by his mother, Phyllis Moore; sisters, Sharon (Mike) O’Connor, and […]

Lee, Norma J.

Lee, Norma J.

— July 19, 2021

Service: July 22, 2021

Norma J. Lee, 95, passed away July 19, 2021.  Visitation will be 1-2PM, Thursday, July 22 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; 2PM graveside service at Green Lawn Cemetery.

McFarland, Curtis C.

McFarland, Curtis C.

January 11, 1970 — July 15, 2021

Service: July 22, 2021

Curtis Clyde McFarland, 51, passed away July 15, 2021.  Curtis was born January 11, 1970 in Kansas City, MO to Helen and Bobby McFarland. He is survived by his son Alex; daughters Sami Jo and Mary; sisters Bobbi Moore, Connie Hill and husband Paul, Connie Haight and husband Chet, and Tammy Carnes. Curtis also leaves behind […]

Chandler, Rose Alice

Chandler, Rose Alice

August 24, 1926 — July 18, 2021

Service: July 24, 2021

Rose Alice Chandler was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, great great grandmother, and friend. A lifetime resident of the greater Kansas City area, she graduated from Northeast High School in 1943 and married Joseph W. Chandler on August 4, 1946. She dedicated her life to her family and the community through Scouting, schools, […]

Lindsey, Lillie Ruth

Lindsey, Lillie Ruth

May 26, 1936 — July 15, 2021

Service: July 23, 2021

Lillie Lindsey was the epitome of a Proverbs 31 woman; strong, virtuous, selfless, loving, and full of wisdom. Lillie lived and walked with a great level of dignity, class, and grace. Whatever she put her hands to do for Jesus was always done with a touch of humility and excellence. Lillie was a devout Christian […]

O’Roark, Roger Lee

O’Roark, Roger Lee

November 21, 1947 — July 17, 2021

Service: July 23, 2021

Roger Lee O’Roark, 73, passed away July 17, 2021, at his home in Liberty, with his wife Cheryl at his side. Graveside services will be held at 11:00 am Friday, July 23, at Glenridge Cemetery, B Hwy. at Shepherd Road, Liberty, MO. In lieu of flowers memorials are suggested to Tunnels to Towers (https.//t2t.org). Roger […]

Hash, Lester Dwight

Hash, Lester Dwight

September 28, 1937 — July 17, 2021

Service: July 22, 2021

Lester Dwight Hash, Retired Major of the Kansas City Police Department, 83, of Smithville, MO passed away on July 17, 2021. Service will be held at the Park Lawn Northland Chapel, I-35 and 291 Hwy (southwest corner) in Liberty, MO on Thursday, July 22. Visitation will be held from noon until 2 pm, with the […]

Solar, Richard A.

Solar, Richard A.

August 17, 1946 — July 14, 2021

Service: July 19, 2021

On Wednesday, July 14th, 2021, Rich Solar passed away at the age of 74. Rich was born on August 17, 1946 to Everett and Bernice Solar. He was married and had a daughter, Michelle and later married Leona Boeger on March 22, 1979 and together they had a son, Josh. Rich & Leona lived in […]

Luckan, Barbara L.

Luckan, Barbara L.

October 20, 1938 — July 15, 2021

Service: July 20, 2021

Barbara L. Luckan, 82, passed away July 15, 2021.  Visitation will be 12-1PM, with services to follow at 1PM, Tuesday, July 20 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; burial in Green Lawn Cemetery.

Hardee, Betty C.

Hardee, Betty C.

January 27, 1932 — July 12, 2021

Service: July 20, 2021

Betty Hardee, 89, passed away on July 12, 2021 at her home surrounded by her family. Betty was born on January 27, 1932 to Lew and Lola Coleman of Hopkins, MO. Betty was preceded in death by her loving husband Ron, her 5 brothers and 3 sisters. Betty is survived by her son Terry Hardee; […]

Wittman, Danny C.

Wittman, Danny C.

March 17, 1945 — July 9, 2021

Service: July 15, 2021

Danny C. Wittman, 76, passed away July 9, 2021.  Memorial services will be 1PM, Thursday, July 15 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; burial in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Williams, David B.

Williams, David B.

September 3, 1971 — July 10, 2021

Service: July 17, 2021

David Brian Williams, 49, passed away July 10, 2021. David was born September 3, 1971 in Kansas City, Missouri to Harold Williams, Sr. and Darlene (Williamson) Williams. He graduated from Raytown High School. David was a big fan of the Kansas City Chiefs, the Kansas City Royals and loved to go fishing. Survivors include his […]

Bishop, Cynthia Sue

Bishop, Cynthia Sue

August 28, 1958 — July 10, 2021

Service: July 17, 2021

Cynthia “Cyndee” Sue Bishop, 62, of Kearney, MO, passed away July 10, 2021, at North Kansas City Hospital. Cyndee was born August 28, 1958, in McAlester, Oklahoma, the fifth of six children of Louis and Delores (Del Ceillo) Rasch. She was united in marriage to Barry Wayne Bishop on March 15, 1981 in Stillwater, Oklahoma. […]

Gonzales, Linda Lou

Gonzales, Linda Lou

October 28, 1943 — July 9, 2021

Service: July 13, 2021

Linda Lou (Venable) Gonzales, 77, of Liberty, MO, passed away July 9, 2021, at NorthCare Hospice House with family at her side. Linda was born October 28, 1943, in Pittsburg, KS, the third of five children of Edwin and Grace (Leatherman) Venable. She grew up in Liberal, MO and graduated from Liberal High School. Linda […]

Preston, Paul L.

Preston, Paul L.

November 17, 1933 — July 7, 2021

Service: July 19, 2021

Paul L. Preston, 87, of Liberty, Missouri, joined his Lord in Heaven on Wednesday, July 7, 2021. He now rests peacefully with Patsy “Pat”, his wife of 59 years. A Memorial Mass will be at 11:00 AM on Monday, July 19, 2021 at St. James Catholic Church in Liberty, Missouri. A visitation will be from […]

Sipes, Dorothy M.

Sipes, Dorothy M.

December 22, 1920 — July 8, 2021

Service: July 23, 2021

Dorothy Maxine Sipes, 100, passed away July 8, 2021.  Funeral services will be 1PM, Friday, July 23, 2021 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; burial in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Wiggins, Belva Ann

Wiggins, Belva Ann

February 12, 1938 — July 3, 2021

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Belva Ann (Craig) Wiggins, 83, a longtime Liberty resident, passed away July 3, 2021, at Addington Place of Shoal Creek where she resided for the past year. Belva was born February 12, 1938, in Greybull, Wyoming, the third of four children of Oval Wayne and Verna Mildred (Hallcroft) Craig. She grew up in Princeton, Missouri, […]

Keene, Mildred L.

Keene, Mildred L.

August 15, 1939 — July 7, 2021

Service: July 16, 2021

Mildred Louise (Millie) Keene passed away peacefully on Wednesday, July 7, 2021 at St. Joseph Medical Center in Kansas City, Missouri. She was born in Elk Creek, Texas County, Missouri to Noah and Eva Ruth Grogan. She graduated from Cabool High School and moved to Springfield and then to Kansas City to continue her education. […]

Livingston, Robert D.

Livingston, Robert D.

November 9, 1954 — July 4, 2021

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Robert Dale Livingston, 66, passed away July 4, 2021.  Cremation; service arrangements to be announced at a later date.

Burch, Angela Donna

Burch, Angela Donna

January 27, 1950 — July 1, 2021

Service: July 9, 2021

Angela Donna Burch, 71, of Pleasant Valley, MO, passed away July 1, 2021, following a long illness. Angela was born January 27, 1950, in Port-of-Spain, Trinidad, the daughter of Esoof Ali and Hagar Louise Harracksingh Ali. She was the first of her family to move to the United States. Living in New York, she met […]

Shumate, Kevin Lee

Shumate, Kevin Lee

June 17, 1962 — June 30, 2021

Service: July 8, 2021

Kevin Lee Shumate, 59, passed away June 30, 2021.  Graveside services will be 1PM, Thursday, July 8 at Memorial Park Cemetery, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri.

Burton, Donna Lee

Burton, Donna Lee

September 6, 1933 — June 28, 2021

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Donna Lee Rinker Burton, age 87, passed away June 28, 2021 after a very brief illness. She was born in Kansas City, MO on September 6, 1933 to Earl and Alice (Reed) Rinker. She graduated from Paseo High School in 1951 and married Jerry Burton on May 3, 1956. Donna worked at AT&T early in […]

Applegate, Willard A.

Applegate, Willard A.

November 8, 1922 — July 1, 2021

Service: July 6, 2021

Willard A. Applegate, 98, was born November 8, 1922 and passed away Thursday, July 1, 2021. Willard was preceded in death by his parents Oscar and Gladys Applegate, his wife Maurine, his wife Mary and his daughter Aletta Miller. Survivors include his daughter Carol Hartford, son Bill Applegate, daughter Janet (Terry), son Curtiss (Rita), children (step-daughters): […]

Kilgore, Pearl I.

Kilgore, Pearl I.

December 6, 1932 — July 1, 2021

Service: July 8, 2021

Pearl I. Kilgore, 88, passed away July 1, 2021.  Visitation will be 9AM, with services to follow at 10AM, Thursday, July 8 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; burial in Memorial Park Cemetery.

West, Harold Ray

West, Harold Ray

November 1, 1957 — June 28, 2021

Service: August 28, 2021

Harold Ray West (“Harry” or “Radioman”) passed away June 28, 2021. Harold was born November 1, 1957, to Roy Ray West and Lois Faye Padgett. He lived his entire life in the Westport and Plaza area. He attended Westport High School. He was one of the world’s biggest sports fan; he especially loved the KC […]

Braswell, Mary Anita

Braswell, Mary Anita

August 1, 1949 — June 29, 2021

Service: July 1, 2021

Mary Anita Braswell, age 71, of Raymore, Missouri passed away on Monday, June 29, 2021 at her home surrounded by family. A Celebration of Life will be held from 6-9 p.m. on Thursday, July 1, 2021 at Centerview venue at 227 Municipal Cr. Raymore, MO 64083. In lieu of flowers, donations in Mary’s memory may […]

Horovitz, Maurice A.

Horovitz, Maurice A.

July 14, 1930 — June 28, 2021

Service: July 2, 2021

Maurice A. Horovitz, 90, passed away June 28, 2021. Maurice was born to Louis and Lauretta Horovitz. He was one of 3 children. He was preceded in death by his wife of 70 years Jeanie Horovitz and his sister Revely Horovitz. He is survived by his sister Rae Frances Jaben of Atlanta, GA; his daughter […]

Robinson, Yoshiko Takahashi

Robinson, Yoshiko Takahashi

April 11, 1938 — June 26, 2021

Service: July 10, 2021

Yoshiko Takahashi Robinson – 83 of Lee’s Summit MO – passed on June 26, 2021, after her second battle with cancer. She was born April 11, 1938, in Tokyo, Japan, the daughter of Morio and Take (Furakawa) Takahashi. She married James I. Robinson in August of 1960. Yoshi became a US citizen in 1976. She […]

Kaneaster, Trace Alan Samuel

Kaneaster, Trace Alan Samuel

May 18, 1998 — June 22, 2021

Service: July 3, 2021

Trace was a father, brother and son. He always kept a smile on his face, even in bad times. He was always there for anyone when they needed him, no matter what he was going through himself. Nobody could ask for a better person to have in their life and nothing will ever be the […]

Kean, Ralph D.

Kean, Ralph D.

February 22, 1928 — June 21, 2021

Service: July 2, 2021

Ralph D. Kean, 93, passed away June 21, 2021.  Ralph was born February 22, 1928 in Chicago, IL to Austin Lynch and Dorothy Ida (Nelson) Lynch.  Survivors include his wife Martha A. Kean; daughter Rhonda and her husband Jim Santoyo; daughter Holly Smith; son Ronald Kean; seven grandchildren, three great grandchildren and many nieces and […]

Hunt, Audrey N.

Hunt, Audrey N.

December 28, 1925 — June 27, 2021

Service: July 8, 2021

Audrey Nadene (Hanley) Hunt, 95, passed away June 27, 2021. Survivors include her daughter Pamela Guhr and grandson John Ellery Canfield. Memorial visitation will be 2-3PM, Thursday, July 8 at Park Lawn, 8251 Hillcrest Rd.; private burial in Memorial Park Swan Pond.

Bagby, Jessica Elizabeth

Bagby, Jessica Elizabeth

May 22, 1982 — June 23, 2021

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“I love my girls, I love my earth, I love my friends, I love my family.” Jessica Elizabeth Bagby (Sumpter) passed away unexpectedly on June 23, 2021, at 39-years young. Jessica was born May 22, 1982, to parents Brenda LaPlant (Chrane) and Raymond “Bags” Bagby in Lee’s Summit Missouri. She spent most of her life […]

Clements, Richard F. “Dick”

Clements, Richard F. “Dick”

April 30, 1942 — June 23, 2021

Service: June 28, 2021

Richard Freeman Clements, 79, of Liberty, passed away June 23, 2021, at K.U. Medical Center following a brief battle with cancer. Dick was born April 30, 1942, in Kearney, MO, the son of John William Clements Sr. and Lillie Blanche (Johnston) Clements. He grew up in Liberty and joined the US Air Force in 1959. […]

Gornowicz, Genease A.

Gornowicz, Genease A.

March 22, 1945 — June 21, 2021

Service: June 26, 2021

Genease Ann Gornowicz, 76, passed away at home on June 21, 2021.  A devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother, sister and friend. Genease grew up in Freeport, Texas graduating from Brazosport High School in 1963. Genease worked for Padgett-Thompson Seminars as Director of Publications and for Ferrell Gas as a marketing coordinator. Genease served as […]

Stuber, Phyllis

Stuber, Phyllis

March 3, 1932 — June 21, 2021

Service: July 2, 2021

Phyllis Stuber, 89, passed away on June 21, 2021 after a brief stay at the St. Luke’s Hospice House in Kansas City, MO. She was born in Kansas City, KS to Lee and Ogarita Younger. Phyllis spent most of her childhood on the family farm in Albany, MO and graduated from Albany High School. Following […]

Ellis, Richard N.

Ellis, Richard N.

May 29, 1933 — June 21, 2021

Service: June 25, 2021

Richard N. Ellis “Dick”, 88, of Liberty, MO, passed away June 21, 2021 at home surrounded by his wife and two daughters. Dick was born on May 29, 1933, in Kansas City MO, the son of Victor and June Ellis. He was an Eagle Scout and member of the Tribe of Mic-O-Say. While attending Southeast […]

Frock, Dorothy M.

Frock, Dorothy M.

November 29, 1929 — June 20, 2021

Service: June 24, 2021

Dorothy Mae Frock, 91, of Troy, MO, formerly of Kearney, MO, passed away on Sunday, June 20, 2021 at the Lincoln County Nursing and Rehab in Troy, MO. Dorothy was born on November 29, 1929, in Greeley, Colorado, the daughter of the late Larkin and Ida Mae (Stivers) Wilcoxson. On June 5, 1965, Dorothy was […]

Davis, Charles E.

Davis, Charles E.

December 8, 1943 — June 11, 2021

Service: June 30, 2021

Charles Ellis Davis, born December 8th, 1943 and passed away on June 11th, 2021. He is preceded in death by his father Claud Adrain Davis, mother Evelyn Louise Davis and wife Libby Davis. He is survived by his daughter Jennifer Galetti, granddaughter Rose Galetti and Sister Coletta Gaddis, her husband Bob as well as nieces […]

Threet, Garin D.

Threet, Garin D.

August 23, 1970 — June 13, 2021

Service: June 24, 2021

Garin David Threet, 50, passed away June 13, 2021.  Garin was born August 23, 1970 in Kansas City, Missouri to Thomas Threet and Adeline Santistevan.  He was a great son, wonderful brother and appreciated his family.  Garin loved the Lord.  Memorial services will be 11AM, Thursday, June 24 at Connection Point Church, 10500 E. 350 Highway, Raytown, […]

Sokol, Alex C.

Sokol, Alex C.

January 11, 1962 — June 12, 2021

Service: June 26, 2021

Alex C. Sokol, 59, passed away June 12, 2021. Alex was born January 11, 1962 in Kansas City, Missouri to Alex M. Sokol and Maurine “Katherine” (Lovely) Sokol. He was educated in culinary arts, architecture and music. Alex loved being around people and was a connoisseur of all things music, food and art. He was […]

Taff, Jr., Harry G.

Taff, Jr., Harry G.

January 9, 1920 — June 15, 2021

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Harry Gordon Taff Jr. passed away peacefully at Villa St. Francis in Olathe KS on June 15th, 2021. Harry was born on January 9,1920 in Concordia, Kansas to Ruth Stock Taff and Harry Taff Sr. Ruth and Harry Sr. moved to Chillicothe Mo and purchased a dry-cleaning business when Harry was in third grade. Junior, […]

Franklin, Shirley Ann

Franklin, Shirley Ann

December 30, 1954 — June 15, 2021

Service: June 19, 2021

Shirley Ann Franklin was born December 30, 1954 in Passaic, New Jersey, to the late Mack and Rosa Mathis. On Tuesday, June 15, 2021 the Lord called her home at the age 66. Shirley was educated in the Passaic Public School system in New Jersey. She worked at Rite Aide, The Fair retail store, and Love […]

Sexton, Leland “Sonny”

Sexton, Leland “Sonny”

September 10, 1943 — June 12, 2021

Service: June 22, 2021

Kansas City, Missouri – Leland “Sonny” Sexton, 77, of Kansas City, Missouri passed away Saturday due to complications of a stroke sustained 13 years prior. While his family is endlessly grateful to Truman Lakewood for his care, they will forever remember his life before. From turning a fear of fire into volunteer firefighting to getting […]

Cummings, Vera L.

Cummings, Vera L.

June 28, 1938 — June 14, 2021

Service: June 18, 2021

Vera Lee (Gore) Cummings, 82, of Liberty, MO, passed away peacefully on June 14, 2021 at her home with loved ones at her side. Vera was born June 28, 1938, in Evansville, Indiana, the second of five children of Thomas Albert and Vera Jane (Watson) Gore. She grew up in the Springfield, MO area. Along […]

LaMasters, Tyler J.

LaMasters, Tyler J.

June 6, 1997 — June 12, 2021

Service: June 17, 2021

Tyler John LaMasters, age 24, of Independence, Missouri passed away on June 12th, 2021 at his home. He was born June 6, 1997 in Kansas City, MO, the son of Timothy LaMasters (TJ) and Jennifer LaMasters. He graduated high school at Blue Springs South High School in 2015 and studied Computer Programming/Computer Science at Colorado […]

Hall, Shirley A.

Hall, Shirley A.

July 22, 1935 — June 9, 2021

Service: June 23, 2021

Shirley Ann (Frazier) Hall, 85, of Kansas City North, passed away peacefully on June 9, 2021. Graveside services will be held on June 23, 2021, at 10:00 am at Green Lawn Cemetery, 8251 Hillcrest Rd, Kansas City, Missouri. Shirley was born July 22, 1935. Shirley was a homemaker and a caregiver for her not only […]

Shaver, Jr., Everett M.

Shaver, Jr., Everett M.

December 11, 1933 — June 12, 2021

Service: August 6, 2021

Everett M. Shaver, Jr., 87, a lifelong Liberty resident, died Saturday, June 12, 2021 at Liberty Hospital. He passed away peacefully with loved ones at his side. A Celebration of Life service will be held at 7:00 pm Friday, August 6, at Liberty Christian Church, 427 East Kansas Street, Liberty, MO 64068. A reception for […]

Schick, Ervin W.

Schick, Ervin W.

September 1, 1929 — June 14, 2021

Service: June 18, 2021

Ervin “Peka” W. Schick, 91, of Versailles, MO, died peacefully Monday June 14, 2021 at his home after a short battle with cancer. Ervin was born on September 1, 1929 in Blackburn, MO. Ervin was the youngest child of the late William and Lillie (Reith) Schick. Ervin met the love of his life, Delores Perdue […]

Smith, Delores L.

Smith, Delores L.

July 27, 1936 — June 9, 2021

Service: June 20, 2021

Delores Lavonne Smith, 84, passed away June 9, 2021, at John Knox Village East in Higginsville, MO. Delores was born July 27, 1936, in Kansas City, MO, the daughter of Oscar and Billie (Thompson) Burns. She worked for Hallmark for 20 years, retiring as a Section Manager. Along with her parents, Delores was preceded in […]

Bambini, Julio C.

Bambini, Julio C.

March 31, 1936 — June 10, 2021

Service: June 19, 2021

Julio C. Bambini, Raytown, MO, age 85, passed peacefully from this life to life eternal on June 10, 2021, surrounded by family. He was born in Iquitos, Peru, S. A., and grew up in Callao, Peru, the eldest of eight children. In 1957, Julio migrated to the United States and joined the U. S. Air […]

Pendergrast, Irma L.

Pendergrast, Irma L.

December 9, 1926 — June 10, 2021

Service: June 16, 2021

Irma Louise (Creek) Pendergrast, 94, of Kearney, went to be with her Lord on June 10, 2021, at Liberty Hospital. Irma was born December 9, 1926, and was a lifelong Clay County resident. She was the youngest of two children of Cecil E. and Mary A. (Hudlemeyer) Creek. Along with her parents, Irma was preceded […]

Vail, Raven Nicole Lynn

Vail, Raven Nicole Lynn

July 24, 2002 — December 7, 2020

Service: July 24, 2021

Raven Nicole Lynn Vail, 18, of Ballwin, MO, went to be with the Lord on December 7, 2020. Raven was born July 24, 2002, in Blue Springs, MO to Daniel Russell Vail and Laura Ann Louise Treese. She graduated from Parkview High School in Springfield, MO and was attending St. Louis Community College at Wildwood. […]

Connor, Marlynn Gene

Connor, Marlynn Gene

February 9, 1939 — June 10, 2021

Service: June 16, 2021

Marlynn Gene Connor, 82, passed away June 10, 2021.  Visitation will be 10AM, with services to follow at 11AM, Wednesday, June 16 at House of Freedom, 300 Blue Ridge Blvd., Indpendence, Missouri; burial in Mt. Washington Cemetery.

Joplin, Mary Jane

Joplin, Mary Jane

October 8, 1946 — June 7, 2021

Service: June 12, 2021

Mary Jane Joplin, 74, passed away June 7, 2021.  Visitation will be 10AM, with memorial services to follow at 11AM, Saturday, June 12 at Countryside Christian Church, 6101 Nall, Mission, KS.

Price, Carolyn S.

Price, Carolyn S.

February 7, 1939 — June 9, 2021

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Carolyn Sue (Thompson) Price, age 82, of Kingsville, Missouri passed away June 9, 2021, at Kansas City Hospice House. Carolyn was born February 7, 1939 in Brookfield, Missouri, daughter of Pete and Blanche (Riddle) Thompson. She married Robert W. Price on February 9, 1957. She was a homemaker and enjoyed gardening and cooking. Carolyn is […]

Babb, Peggy S.

Babb, Peggy S.

June 4, 1941 — June 8, 2021

Service: June 12, 2021

Peggy Suzanne Hope Babb, age 80, of Excelsior Springs, MO, went home to be with the Lord June 8, 2021. Peggy was born in Excelsior Springs June 4, 1941, to Virgil and Maxine Hope. She graduated from Excelsior Springs High School with the class of 1959. Peggy was a lifelong resident of Excelsior Springs. Her […]

Erickson, Dixie G.

Erickson, Dixie G.

July 3, 1958 — June 5, 2021

Service: June 25, 2021

Dixie Gaylene Erickson, 62, of Liberty, MO, passed away unexpectedly on June 5, 2021 at her home. Dixie was born July 3, 1958, in North Kansas City, MO, the daughter of William T. Sherman Gurley and Mary Ann Locke Gurley. She graduated from North Kansas City High School. Along with her parents, Dixie was preceded […]

Smith, Donald E.

Smith, Donald E.

June 23, 1939 — June 5, 2021

Service: June 10, 2021

Don E. Smith, 81, passed away on June 5, 2021 in Hospice Care at Liberty Hospital. He was an only child and never married but every person he met became his friend. He is preceded in death by his parents: Wilfred (Fat) and Marie Smith from Seneca, KS and Shirley Britt (companion/best friend). He attended […]

Sasek, Beverly A.

Sasek, Beverly A.

September 3, 1955 — June 5, 2021

Service: June 12, 2021

Beverly Ann Blair Sasek, of Liberty, Mo went home to be with the Lord on Saturday June 5th 2021. She passed away very unexpectedly at North Kansas City Hospital. Beverly was born to Calvin Blair and Betty Lyon Blair on September 3, 1955 in Lincoln Kansas. She graduated from Lincoln High School in 1973 and […]

Cox, Ricki D.

Cox, Ricki D.

September 25, 1966 — June 5, 2021

Service: June 19, 2021

Ricki Diane (Thompson) Cox, 54, of Pleasant Valley, MO, passed away surrounded by family and loved ones on June 5, 2021, at Excelsior Springs Nursing and Rehab. She was taken too soon, following a year-long battle with Multiple Systems Atrophy. Ricki was born September 25, 1966, in North Kansas City, MO, the youngest of five […]

Caldwell, E. Jean

Caldwell, E. Jean

November 30, 1927 — June 6, 2021

Service: June 11, 2021

Jean Caldwell, of Independence, MO, passed away peacefully on Sunday, June 6th, 2021 at the age of 93, surrounded by her family. Family and friends will honor her life at Park Lawn Funeral Home in Kansas City MO. Visitation will be Thursday, June 10th, 6-8 pm. Funeral Services will be June 11th at 1pm. Burial […]

Mashek, Donna M.

Mashek, Donna M.

May 2, 1934 — June 2, 2021

Service: June 8, 2021

Donna M (Wandrie) Mashek age 87 of Kansas City, passed away on Wednesday June 2, 2021, at Saint Lukes Hospice House. Donna was born on May 2, 1934 in Becker County, Minnesota. She has lived in numerous cities and towns across Minnesota. Donna has tried her hand at many different vocation, including waitress, factory line […]

Overton, Jo D.

Overton, Jo D.

November 11, 1927 — June 2, 2021

Service: June 12, 2021

Mrs. Jo Dorsey Overton was born November 11, 1927 in Bristow, Oklahoma, to the union of Jasper and Rosa Lee Howell. She was the last born of four children to this union. She departed this life on June 2, 2021, surrounded by ones who loved her dearly. She was raised in Muskogee, Oklahoma, and proudly […]

Maslen, Barbara J.

Maslen, Barbara J.

November 3, 1943 — June 3, 2021

Service: June 7, 2021

Barbara J. Maslen, 77, passed away June 3, 2021. Barbara was born November 3, 1943 to Roy Joseph Rust and Florine Victoria (Banks) Rust. She graduated from East High School, Kansas City, Missouri in 1961. Barbara worked as a table games dealer at the Ameristar Casino in Kansas City, Missouri. She was married to David […]

Clark, Linda J.

Clark, Linda J.

April 14, 1946 — May 28, 2021

Service: June 5, 2021

LINDA JEAN (CARTER) CLARK, 75, a longtime Liberty resident, joined her Lord and Savior on May 28, 2021, at Valley Manor in Excelsior Springs where she resided since 2015. Linda was born April 14, 1946, in Powersville, MO, the daughter of Virgil and Florence (Riddle) Carter. She was united in marriage to Charles Eugene Clark […]

Bowring, Sandra Lee

Bowring, Sandra Lee

October 16, 1948 — June 1, 2021

Service: June 6, 2021

Sandra Lee Bowring, 72, a longtime Liberty resident, passed away June 1, 2021, at Liberty Hospital. Sandy was born October 16, 1948, in Vancouver, British Columbia, the daughter of Owen Stanley and Grace Arleith Halling. She moved with her family to Costa Mesa, CA and graduated from high school at Corona del Mar. Sandy met […]

Troutner, Ross Dean

Troutner, Ross Dean

February 10, 1947 — May 30, 2021

Service: June 4, 2021

Ross Dean Troutner February 10, 1947 – May 30, 2021 in Lathrop, Missouri. Ross passed away peacefully at home on May 30, 2021. Ross was born in Kansas City, KS and later moved with his family to Cameron, MO where he would spend his high school years playing at proms and parties as the lead […]

Humphrey, Delois J.

Humphrey, Delois J.

December 27, 1948 — May 25, 2021

Service: June 4, 2021

Delois J. Humphrey, 72, passed away May 25, 2021.  Visitation will be 9AM, with services to follow at 11AM, Friday, June 4 at Bannister Road Baptist Church, 7503 Bannister Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; burial in Memorial Park Cemetery.

McCoy, Peggy J.

McCoy, Peggy J.

September 14, 1928 — May 29, 2021

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Peggy McCoy, 92, of Grain Valley, MO passed away May 29, 2021. She was born September 14, 1928 in Kansas City, KS. She was preceded in death by her husband, Leonard McCoy of Lamar, MO and her son Dennis “Dinger” Dixon of Grandview, MO. She is survived by her daughter Diane Bell of Blue Springs, […]

Ivanescu, Alex

Ivanescu, Alex

Service: June 2, 2021

Alex Ivanescu, 64, passed away in Kansas City, Missouri.  Visitation will be 12PM, with services to follow at 1PM, Wednesday, June 2, 2021 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri.

Kasparov, Gennadiy S.

Kasparov, Gennadiy S.

July 10, 1938 — May 27, 2021

Service: June 1, 2021

Gennadiy S. Kasparov, 82, passed away May 27, 2021.  Visitation will be 9-10AM, Tuesday, June 1 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; 10AM graveside service to follow in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Taylor, David W.

Taylor, David W.

June 11, 1944 — May 26, 2021

Service: June 1, 2021

David William Taylor, 76, passed away on May 26, 2021 in St Luke’s Hospital in Kansas City, Mo surrounded by his family. David (Dave) was born in Kansas City, Mo on June 11, 1944 to Wallace and Betty Taylor and was the eldest of the four siblings (Ronnie, Steve, Rick). Dave attended Ruskin High School […]

Chiles, Karen J.

Chiles, Karen J.

June 19, 1960 — May 23, 2021

Service: May 28, 2021

Karen J. Chiles, 60, passed away May 23, 2021.  Graveside services will be 3PM, Friday, May 28 at Memorial Park Cemetery, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri.

Barnes, Frank E.

Barnes, Frank E.

November 20, 1927 — May 22, 2021

Service: May 27, 2021

Frank Eugene Barnes, 93, of Independence, MO, passed away May 22, 2021, at St. Luke’s East Hospital. Frank was born November 20, 1927, in Port Huron City, Michigan, the son of Harry and Beatrice (Wymann) Barnes. He served active duty in the US Navy from 1945 until 1948, and reserve duty from 1952 until 1953. […]

Dukes, David Lee

Dukes, David Lee

March 22, 1961 — May 18, 2021

Service: May 25, 2021

David Lee Dukes, 60, of south Kansas City, MO, passed away May 18, 2021 at home. He was born March 22, 1961, in Waxahachie, Texas, the son of Willie Lee Dukes and Mary Lee Jennings Dukes. Visitation will begin at 10:00 am, followed by a service celebrating David’s life at 11:00 am, on Tuesday, May […]

Buhrman, Jack B.

Buhrman, Jack B.

October 21, 1941 — May 23, 2021

Service: May 28, 2021

Jack Bennie Buhrman was born October 21, 1941, in Tahlequah, Oklahoma to Grover and Pearl Buhrman. His father passed away when he was in the ninth grade, so Jack dropped out of school and went to work to help support his mother and siblings. That was the kind of person he was. Not afraid of […]

McCorkell, Sandra “Sandy” Kathleen (Cartwright)

McCorkell, Sandra “Sandy” Kathleen (Cartwright)

September 30, 1948 — May 21, 2021

Service: May 27, 2021

Sandra “Sandy” Kathleen (Cartwright) McCorkell, age 72, of Parker, KS, went home to be with her Lord and Saviour on Friday, May 21st, 2021 following a short illness. Sandy was born Thursday, September 30th, 1948 in Paul’s Valley, OK, the daughter of Hoyt V. Cartwright and Margie L. (Hassler) Cartwright. As a young child the […]

Carson, Mae E.

Carson, Mae E.

September 22, 1926 — May 19, 2021

Service: May 22, 2021

Mae E. Carson, 94, passed away May 19, 2021.  Graveside services will be 1PM, Saturday, May 22 at Green Lawn Cemetery, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri.

Pierce, Robert “Beau”

Pierce, Robert “Beau”

July 11, 1947 — May 18, 2021

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Robert Lincoln Pierce, known to all simply as Bo or Beau, the second of three sons, was born in Norwalk, Connecticut on July 11, 1947 to Henry Clay Pierce and Lucille Ross Pierce. While he was in early grade school, the family moved first to Washington D.C. and then with his father’s family business, American […]

Iseman, Luke C.

Iseman, Luke C.

October 18, 1991 — May 7, 2021

Service: May 20, 2021

Luke Christopher Iseman, “Sophie’s Daddy”, 29, passed away May 7, 2021. Luke was born October 18, 1991, in Merriam, KS and grew up at Lake Lotawana, MO. He was a 2010 graduate of Lee’s Summit North High School. Luke loved working on cars, remodeling everything and hanging out with friends and family. Everyone loved “Lukey”. […]

Hedrick, Gwendolyn F.

Hedrick, Gwendolyn F.

June 8, 1938 — May 12, 2021

Service: May 22, 2021

Philippians 4:13 I can do all things through Christ which strengtheneth me Gwendolyn Fay Hedrick passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family, on May 12, 2021. Gwen graced this June 8, 1938, along with her twin brother Glen, to Martha and Harry Richards. Gwen was one of eight Richards’ siblings that loved the Lord, family […]

Harden, Minnie M.

Harden, Minnie M.

March 9, 1930 — May 13, 2021

Service: May 19, 2021

Minnie Harden, 91, of Overland Park, Kansas, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Thursday, May 13, 2021.   Minnie was born in Kansas City, Missouri to her Bulgarian immigrant parents, Mike and Pena Evanoff. She lived in Kansas City until 2016 when she and Sam, her husband of 68 years, moved to a senior […]

Carr, Nancy Ann

Carr, Nancy Ann

March 22, 1932 — May 12, 2021

Service: May 15, 2021

Nancy Ann Carr, 89, passed away on May 12, 2021 with family at her side. She was born on March 22, 1932 in Ottumwa, Iowa. Mary and Harold Kent, her parents, were very proud of their daughter. She graduated from Ottumwa Heights Academy as valedictorian, in 1950. She met and married the love of her […]

Kreisel, William G.

Kreisel, William G.

March 28, 1944 — April 22, 2021

Service: May 22, 2021

William George Kreisel, age 77, passed away April 22, 2021. William was born March 28, 1944 in Kansas City, Missouri to Ervin Leo Kreisel, Sr. and Nettie Mary (Hauschild) Kreisel. He graduated in 1962 from Southeast High School. In 1967, William married Wilma L. Williams Kreisel in Kansas City, Missouri. He worked as a draftsman […]

Sedgwick, James S.

Sedgwick, James S.

June 26, 1961 — May 12, 2021

Service: May 20, 2021

James Steven Sedgwick, 59, of Liberty, passed away May 12, 2021, at K.U. Medical Center. Steve was born June 26, 1961, at Eglin AFB, Niceville, Florida, the eldest of three children of James L. Sedgwick and Lola (Ables) Sedgwick. He grew up in Liberty, MO and attended Liberty High School, Class of 1979. He was […]

Kerns, Dennis “Wayne”

Kerns, Dennis “Wayne”

February 2, 1949 — May 12, 2021

Service: May 17, 2021

Dennis “Wayne” Kerns, 72, of the Kansas City Northland, entered his Heavenly Home on May 12, 2021. He passed away surrounded by loved ones and the devoted staff at NorthCare Hospice House. Wayne was born February 2, 1949, in Kansas City, Missouri, the younger of two children of Jesse and Hilda (Simmons) Kerns. He grew […]

Stockton, Kelly Dawn

Stockton, Kelly Dawn

June 27, 1974 — May 11, 2021

Service: May 19, 2021

Kelly Dawn (Forbes) Stockton, age 46 of Kansas City, MO lost her hard fought battle to Stage 4 Melanoma on May 11, 2021 at home surrounded by family and loved ones. Visitation will be held at Park Lawn Funeral Home on May 19, 2021 at 12:00pm – 1:00pm, followed immediately by services at 1:00pm. Flowers […]

Hendricks, Jeannette L.

Hendricks, Jeannette L.

May 25, 1980 — May 9, 2021

Service: May 15, 2021

Longchamps, Debra Ann

Longchamps, Debra Ann

February 16, 1956 — May 8, 2021

Service: May 18, 2021

Beloved Debra Ann Longchamps, 65, of Braymer, Missouri, passed away May 8, 2021 at her home in her sleep. Visitation will be 12PM, with services to follow at 1PM, Tuesday, May 18 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri.  Immediately following the funeral services, Debra will be laid to rest next […]

Patton, Betty J.

Patton, Betty J.

January 6, 1941 — May 6, 2021

Service: May 15, 2021

Betty J. Patton, 80, passed away May 6, 2021.  Visitation will be 9AM, with services to follow at 10:30AM, Saturday, May 15 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; burial in Green Lawn Cemetery.

Pichlmeier, Rudolf “Rudy”

Pichlmeier, Rudolf “Rudy”

November 8, 1929 — May 7, 2021

Service: May 13, 2021

Rudolf “Rudy” Pichlmeier (91) died May 7, 2021 at his home in Gladstone, MO. Rudy was born on November 8, 1929 in Munich, Germany. He moved to Canada in 1958 at the age of 29 and then to the United States in 1961. He earned U.S citizenship in 1980, a very proud moment in his […]

Gronemeyer, Jr., Herbert W.

Gronemeyer, Jr., Herbert W.

September 24, 1924 — May 4, 2021

Service: May 11, 2021

Herbert William Gronemeyer, Jr., 96, passed away May 4, 2021. Visitation will begin at 10:00 am, followed by a service celebrating Herb’s life at 11:00 am, on Tuesday, May 11, at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Road, Kansas City, MO 64138. Burial with military honors will follow in Mount Moriah Cemetery. In lieu of […]

Johnson, Patty Shanks

Johnson, Patty Shanks

March 2, 1951 — May 3, 2021

Service: May 8, 2021

Patricia “Patty” Lynn Shanks Johnson, 70, passed away peacefully on May 3, 2021, at St. Luke’s Hospice House surrounded by family. Patty was born March 2, 1951, in Independence, MO, the third of eight children of Charles L. Cashatt Sr. and Mamie L. (Keith) Cashatt. Her parents preceded her in death. She grew up in […]

Messplay, Jr., Thomas Clyde

Messplay, Jr., Thomas Clyde

July 28, 1925 — April 21, 2021

Service: May 19, 2021

Thomas C. Messplay, Jr., passed away April 21, 2021, at Aberdeen Village, Olathe, Kansas. Born July 28, 1925 in Oakland, California, he grew up in Kansas City, Missouri, where he attended Blenheim School. One of his fondest childhood memories was of the many dances he attended at Southwest High School, the Brookside Dance Hall, and […]

Evanoff, Sr., Gregory A.

Evanoff, Sr., Gregory A.

August 2, 1972 — April 25, 2021

Service: May 5, 2021

Gregory Alan Evanoff, Sr., 48, passed away April 25, 2021. Greg was born August 2, 1972 in Kansas City, Missouri to Michael and Mary (Carter) Evanoff. Greg was a loving father, grandfather, brother, Uncle whom cherished family and friends. He was an avid motorcyclist, mushroom hunter and enjoyed fishing and camping. He was a superb […]

Lashbrook, William “Bill”

Lashbrook, William “Bill”

March 9, 1954 — April 29, 2021

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William G. “Bill” Lashbrook, 67, of Pittsburg, KS, passed away in his sleep on April 29, 2021. He was born March 9, 1954, to James and Lillie Lashbrook (now deceased). After graduation from high school in 1974, Bill served in the US Marine Corps. Following military duty, Bill went to work in maintenance for Pitt […]

Thomas, Sr., MD, Robert Morgan

Thomas, Sr., MD, Robert Morgan

October 20, 1932 — April 21, 2021

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Robert Morgan Thomas, Sr., MD, 88, passed away Wednesday April 21st, 2021, in Leawood, KS. Bob was born in Brazil, Indiana on October 20th, 1932 to Charles Thomas and Bertha Alice (Powell) Thomas. He graduated from Belleville Township High school in Belleville, Illinois, June of 1950 where he lettered in basketball and baseball. There he […]

Holiman, Gudrun E.

Holiman, Gudrun E.

July 21, 1941 — April 26, 2021

Service: May 7, 2021

Gudrun E. Holiman, 79, passed away April 26, 2021. Gudrun was born July 21, 1941 in Schlaggenwald, Germany, the daughter of Anton and Maria (Floth) Marterer. She was a wonderful wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend. Gudrun was a friend to many people. She was always friendly and loved to help others. She loved to […]

Wescott, Christopher I.

Wescott, Christopher I.

November 19, 1987 — April 22, 2021

Service: May 3, 2021

Christopher Ian Wescott, 33, passed away April 22, 2021, at home in Trimble, MO. Chris was born November 19, 1987, in Kansas City, Missouri. Chris leaves his dad, Robert Wescott; mom and her husband, Lisabeth and Mitchell Rosenbloom; siblings, Adam Rosenbloom, Daly Rosenbloom, Ronnie Campbell and Johnny Campbell; maternal grandmother, Ann Carboneau; as well as […]

Davis, Lowell D.

Davis, Lowell D.

February 3, 1937 — April 22, 2021

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Lowell Dean Davis, 84, passed away peacefully in his sleep on April 22, 2021 at his home. He was born February 3, 1937, in Kansas City, MO, the second of four children of William Harold Davis and Virginia Leah (Vogan) Davis. Along with his parents, Lowell was preceded in death by his brother Fred and […]

Humphreys, Bonnie Fay (Cobb)

Humphreys, Bonnie Fay (Cobb)

February 25, 1943 — April 22, 2021

Service: April 24, 2021

Bonnie Fay (Cobb) Humphreys, 78, a longtime Liberty resident, passed away peacefully into the arms of Jesus, on April 22, 2021, at NorthCare Hospice House. Bonnie was born February 25, 1943, in Wright County, MO, one of seven children of Samuel Bedford Cobb and Melvina Frances (Sparks) Cobb. She graduated from Northeast High School in […]

Juul, Donald R.

Juul, Donald R.

August 19, 1954 — April 22, 2021

Service: April 29, 2021

Donald R. Juul, 66, passed away Thursday, April 22, 2021 at Saint Luke’s North Hospital. Donald was born August 19, 1954 in St Louis, Missouri to Earl J. Juul and Marcella (Puchta) Juul. He graduated from University of Missouri Kansas City. Donald was a third generation business owner, operating Index Restaurant Supply in Kansas City, […]

Frank, Gregory E.

Frank, Gregory E.

May 10, 1952 — April 12, 2021

Service: April 22, 2021

Gregory Edward Frank, 68, passed away surrounded by his loved ones at Research Medical Center, April 12, 2021. Gregory was born May 10, 1952 in Independence, MO to Patricia Parks Frank and Edward Allen Frank. He married Patricia Lee Wilson in 1969. Robert Gregory Frank and Jeffrey Lee Frank were born to this marriage. As […]

Hineman, Polly Jane

Hineman, Polly Jane

July 29, 1948 — April 16, 2021

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Polly Jane Hineman, 72, passed away April 16, 2021.   She was born and attended school in Kansas City, Missouri.  Polly was an amazing daughter, wife, mother and grandmother.  She loved to paint and sing, but most important was her family, her grandchildren and great grandchildren.  Polly attended the Baptist Church and worked in the Transportation […]

Black, Jutta E.

Black, Jutta E.

November 25, 1957 — April 17, 2021

Service: April 24, 2021

Jutta E. Black, 63, passed away April 17, 2021.  Jutta is survived by her daughter Sandra White, daughter Natasha Williams and her grandchildren: Jeremiah, Timara, TJ, Dasia, and Tristan.  A memorial visitation will be 1-3PM, Saturday, April 24, at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri.

Van Camp, June D.

Van Camp, June D.

September 29, 1939 — April 17, 2021

Service: April 24, 2021

June Darlene Van Camp, 81, passed away unexpectedly in her sleep on April 17, 2021, at home in Liberty, MO. June was born September 29, 1939, in Clinton, MO, the youngest of four children of Cornelius and Laura (Bailey) Johnson. Along with her parents, June was preceded in death by her husband of 43 years, […]

Farley, Corey G.

Farley, Corey G.

May 8, 1986 — April 15, 2021

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Corey Gene Farley passed away on April 15, 2021 at his home in Kansas City, MO at the young age of 34. Corey is survived by his parents JoAnne & Gene, brother Craig, nephew Rye, niece Adalyn, sister-in-law Emily, grandmother Janet Farley, aunts, uncles, cousins and many family friends. Corey was proceded in death by […]

Clark, Mary Louise

Clark, Mary Louise

October 15, 1924 — April 15, 2021

Service: April 18, 2021

Mary Louise Clark, 96, died peacefully on April 15, 2021 at Our Lady of Mercy County Home. Loving family members were singing hymns at her bedside when she passed away. Mary Lou was born October 15, 1924, in Green, Kansas, the eldest of three children of Harry and Ethel (Rundle) Eibert. She graduated from high […]

Barker, Robert E.

Barker, Robert E.

February 21, 1938 — April 14, 2021

Service: April 19, 2021

Robert E. Barker passed away in peace of a brain tumor on Wednesday April 14, 2021 at the age of 83. Bob was born in Kansas City, Missouri to Robert and Loretta Barker on February 21, 1938. He attended Central High School in Kansas City before proudly serving his country in the United States Navy. […]

Keenan, Louise

Keenan, Louise

June 24, 1929 — April 11, 2021

Service: April 24, 2021

Louise Keenan was born June 24, 1929 to Christopher Columbus Keenan Sr. and Mary Louise Keenan in Blaine, Mississippi. She was born into a large family being one of seven children. Louise moved to Kansas City in 1955. She worked for Lake City Ammunition Plant where she retired after more than 20 years of service. […]

Dalton, Susan E.

Dalton, Susan E.

February 3, 1962 — April 8, 2021

Service: April 14, 2021

Susan Elizabeth Dalton, 59, passed away April 8, 2021. Susan is survived by her husband H. Mike Wait; parents Bill and Bea Brown; brother Steve Brown (Kathy); stepson Danny Wait; and granddaughter Luna June Wait. A memorial visitation will be 6-8PM, Wednesday, April 14 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd.  Donations may be […]

Searcy, Lloyd W.

Searcy, Lloyd W.

October 6, 1927 — April 6, 2021

Service: April 10, 2021

Lloyd Wilson Searcy was born on October 6, 1927 on a farm near Kearney, Missouri. His parents were Wilson Searcy and Laura Elizabeth (Bettie) Tapp. They moved to a farm east of Liberty, Missouri. Lloyd attended eight grades at one-room Carroll School. He graduated from Liberty High School, was drafted and served in the army […]

O’Connor, Judith A.

O’Connor, Judith A.

March 31, 1939 — April 3, 2021

Service: April 17, 2021

Judith Anne (Jarolim) O’Connor, 82, passed away April 3, 2021. Judy was born in Garfield County, Oklahoma to Emil and Ethel (Roach) Jarolim. She was preceded in death by her parents, brother and son Timothy. Judy is survived by her husband David, of Lee’s Summit, son Stephen (Pam), Kevin and sister Jean Shouse of Joplin […]

Ellison, Kurt D.

Ellison, Kurt D.

October 15, 1962 — April 4, 2021

Service: April 9, 2021

Kurt David Ellison, 58, of Kearney, MO, passed away peacefully on April 4, 2021, at Liberty Hospital with family at his side. His death followed a struggle with Myotonic Dystrophy. Kurt was born October 15, 1962, in Kansas City, MO, the eldest of four children of Glen and Mary (McGinnis) Ellison. He spent most of […]

Moyer, Yewell A.

Moyer, Yewell A.

January 3, 1929 — April 2, 2021

Service: April 10, 2021

Yewell Albert Moyer, 92, of Kearney, MO, entered his Heavenly Home on April 2, 2021. He passed away peacefully with loved ones at his side. Yewell was born January 3, 1929, in Holcomb, MO, the eighth of eleven children of Albert and Nellie (Smith) Moyer. He served as a Medic in the US Army, stationed […]

Maloy, Mary Jane

Maloy, Mary Jane

December 2, 1925 — March 30, 2021

Service: April 7, 2021

Mary Jane Maloy, 95, of Warsaw, MO, formerly of Liberty area, died March 30, 2021 in Warsaw. Mary Jane was born December 2, 1925, in Duluth, MN. to Henry and Rose Coons. Survivors: sons, Alvin Maloy of Sedalia, MO and Gary Maloy (Reta); two grandchildren, David William Maloy and Heather Lee Beck, both of Kansas […]

Galetti, John Robert

Galetti, John Robert

February 16, 1963 — March 28, 2021

Service: April 14, 2021

John Robert Galetti, born February 16, 1963 and passed away March 28, 2021. He is preceded in death by his father, Pat Vincent Galetti and brother David Galetti. He is survived by daughter Rose Galetti, mother Barbara (Wyckoff) Catalano, brothers Michael (Vicki) Galetti, Daniel (Marla) Galetti, James (Lynn) Galetti, Mark Galetti, Tommy Galetti and sister […]

Gilbert, Ernie R.

Gilbert, Ernie R.

December 3, 1947 — March 27, 2021

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Ernie Ray Gilbert, 74, of Independence, MO, entered into rest on March 27, 2021. Graveside military honors and burial will be at Leavenworth National Cemetery. Ernie was preceded in death by his parents, Cleo and Lucy Mae Gilbert. He is survived by his sister, Linda Smith; niece, Lisa Smith; nephew, Matthew Smith (Claudia), great nephews, […]

Grantham, Pauletta D.

Grantham, Pauletta D.

July 10, 1950 — March 28, 2021

Service: April 7, 2021

Pauletta Diane Grantham, 70, born July 10, 1950 passed away on March 28, 2021 after a brave battle with Alzheimer’s Disease. Pauletta was the oldest of six children born to Fred J. Duncan and Shirley Gulick Duncan. Pauletta graduated from Lee’s Summit High School. She lived her entire adult life in Independence, Missouri, where she […]

Newport, Richard A.

Newport, Richard A.

April 3, 1941 — March 30, 2021

Service: April 7, 2021

Richard Allen Newport, 79, of Lee’s Summit, MO, passed away March 30, 2021 at St. Luke’s Plaza Hospital. Dick was born April 3, 1941, in Independence, MO, the youngest of three sons of Noble Earl and Mary Lorene (Hubbard) Newport. Dick grew up in Independence, MO, and graduated from William Chrisman High School in 1960. […]

Block, Larry L.

Block, Larry L.

July 29, 1942 — March 29, 2021

Service: April 6, 2021

Pastor Larry LeRoy Block, 78, of Excelsior Springs, MO, gained Heaven on March 29, 2021. Larry was born July 29, 1942, in Des Moines, IA, the second of four children of Gust and Vernita (Ackerman) Block. His parents and younger brother Jim preceded him in death. Larry was saved at age five, baptized in the […]

Vandenberg, Sr., William James

Vandenberg, Sr., William James

September 13, 1918 — March 29, 2021

Service: April 6, 2021

William James Vandenberg, Sr., 102, passed away March 29, 2021. Bill was born, raised, and lived his entire life in Kansas City. He graduated from Shawnee Mission Rural High School in 1936 and worked his entire career in the railroad industry as a ticket agent at the Union Station. He was very active in the […]

Williams, Jr., Roger Lee

Williams, Jr., Roger Lee

March 13, 1962 — March 26, 2021

Service: April 5, 2021

Roger was called home Friday morning, March 26, 2021 at KC Hospice and Palliative Care Center. He was born March 13, 1962 in Kansas City, MO to parents Roger Lee Williams, Sr. and Helen M. Williams. He grew up here and graduated from BW Shepherd School in May of 1983. During his time at BW […]

Alexander, Lillian I.

Alexander, Lillian I.

March 24, 1927 — March 27, 2021

Service: April 6, 2021

“An eclipse has come over our lives. Our hearts will never shine as bright or be as full again but the love in our hearts just keeps growing and never dies.” – Quote from our YiaYia (Florence Alexander) On Saturday, March 27, 2021, our mother, Lillian Alexander, age 94, went home to be with her Lord […]

Noma, Roseland I.

Noma, Roseland I.

June 29, 1948 — March 27, 2021

Service: April 1, 2021

Roseland “Rose” Irene Youngblood Noma, passed peacefully on March 27, 2021. Born June 29, 1948, Rose was a lifelong resident of the Kansas City area, and has been living in Blue Springs for the last three years. She worked for the Social Security Administration for 42 years. Preceded in death by mother, Mary Hafner and […]

Herbison, Sharon K.

Herbison, Sharon K.

June 28, 1943 — March 28, 2021

Service: March 31, 2021

On March 28th, 2021, Sharon K. Scribner Herbison got her heavenly wings and went to join her parents and sisters who preceded her in death. Born June 28th in Kansas City MO, she attended Faxon Elementary, Westport High School and East High School. Sharon was an amazing Wife, Mother (Marmie), Sister, Aunt, Grandmother (Nanny) Cousin […]

Sanders, Cheryl Anne

Sanders, Cheryl Anne

July 26, 1958 — March 25, 2021

Service: March 31, 2021

Cheryl Anne (Duckworth) Sanders, 62, of Liberty, MO, joined her Lord and Savior in Heaven on March 25, 2021. She passed peacefully at home with family at her side. Cheryl was born July 26, 1958, in Independence, MO, the youngest of three children of Edward Duckworth, Sr. and Edith (Whitaker) Duckworth. Her father preceded her […]

Overton, Walter N.

Overton, Walter N.

March 21, 1930 — March 24, 2021

Service: April 1, 2021

Deacon Walter N. Overton, born March 21, 1930, departed this life on March 24, 2021 with his loving wife and friends close at his bedside. Born in Prairie Home, Missouri, he was the first born to William W. Overton and Eola Coleman, and was the only child born to this union. Deacon Overton was raised […]

Newsom, Vicki L.

Newsom, Vicki L.

March 31, 1956 — March 23, 2021

Service: April 2, 2021

Vicki L. Newsom, 64, passed away March 23, 2021.  Memorial services will be 10AM, Friday, April 2 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri; burial in Green Lawn Cemetery.

Hampton, Hugh Donald

Hampton, Hugh Donald

September 12, 1932 — March 23, 2021

Service: March 26, 2021

Hugh Donald Hampton, 88, passed away March 23, 2021. Hugh was born September 12, 1932 to Arnold and Berneice (Potter) Hampton. He was preceded in death by his parents, wife Shirley Hampton, and siblings Roger Hampton, June Renkemeyer, and Goldie Murray. He leaves behind his sister Dorothy Fern Croy, sons Ricky Hampton, Ronnie Hampton, and […]

Naylor, Jr., James L.

Naylor, Jr., James L.

June 28, 1934 — March 17, 2021

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James Lamont Naylor, Jr., 86, died peacefully at his home in Lee’s Summit, MO on March 17, 2021, after a yearlong battle with cancer. Jim, “Terry” to family, was born on June 28, 1934 to James Lamont Naylor Sr. and LeClercq Miller Naylor in Ridgefield, NJ. He was the eldest of their three children. Jim […]

Behning, Frances H.

Behning, Frances H.

September 11, 1937 — March 22, 2021

Service: March 25, 2021

Frances Harriet Behning, 83, passed away March 22, 2021.  Graveside services will be 1PM, Thursday, March 25 at Memorial Park Cemetery, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri.

Harrold, Thelma C.

Harrold, Thelma C.

September 18, 1922 — March 22, 2021

Service: March 25, 2021

Thelma Claudine Hickman Harrold was born on September 18, 1922 and departed this world on March 22, 2021 at 98 years old. She is the sixth of seven children to Elgin Merle Hickman and Lorana Chapman Hickman. They lived on a farm south of Ridgeway, Missouri, in Harrison County. I have heard my grandmother, Lorana […]

Moraites, Kenneth Louis

Moraites, Kenneth Louis

October 3, 1962 — March 19, 2021

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Kenneth Louis Moraites, 58, of Liberty, MO, passed away March 19, 2021, at home with family at his side. Ken was born October 3, 1962, in Denver, Colorado, the only child of Kenneth Lionel and Dorothy Ann (Challis) Moraites. He grew up in the Denver area where he graduated from Thornton High School in Thornton, […]

Hanlon, Lawrence W.

Hanlon, Lawrence W.

January 27, 1937 — March 16, 2021

Service: March 27, 2021

Lawrence William “Larry” Hanlon, 84, of Liberty, MO, passed away peacefully on March 16, 2021, surrounded by his loving family. Larry was born January 27, 1937, in St. Louis, MO, and lived in Turney and Cameron before moving to Liberty in 1987. He served in the US Army, receiving honorable discharge in 1957 and later […]

Carpenter, Ruth L.