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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.  A memorial visitation will be 1-3PM, Saturday, June 26 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri.  Additional details to follow.

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: June 18, 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. Everett was born December 11, 1933, in Liberty, MO, the youngest of three children of Margaret (Burke) Shaver and Everett M. Shaver, Sr. He grew up in Liberty […]

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 […]

Peterson, Todd Arthur

Peterson, Todd Arthur

March 6, 1975 — June 9, 2021

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TODD ARTHUR PETERSON, 46, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away June 9, 2021, at his home. Todd was born March 6, 1975, in Rockford, Illinois. He was preceded in death by his father, Allen Peterson; and daughter, Melanie Peterson. Survivors include his wife, Kristin Peterson; daughter, Gabrielle Peterson; mother, Kathy Knutson (Bob); sisters, Tiffany […]

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.

Carpenter, Ruth L.

July 14, 1925 — March 18, 2021

Service: March 24, 2021

Ruth Louise Carpenter age 95, born July 14, 1925 passed away peacefully March 18, 2021. Ruth was born in Topeka, KS, to Myrtle and Everett Long. She spent the biggest part of her life working as a waitress in the Kansas City area. Restaurants included Allens Drive In, the Y Drive In, and Dr. Peppers. […]

Thorp, Phyllis L.

Thorp, Phyllis L.

May 24, 1933 — March 17, 2021

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Phyllis Lee (Boyle) Thorp, “Mimi”, was born May 24, 1933 in Lathrop, Missouri. She was the youngest of twelve children born to William and Bessie Boyle. Phyllis loved her large family and growing up in a rural community on a farm. She cherished her Lathrop friend connections all her life. Her first marriage to James […]

Corwin, Doris Rosalie

Corwin, Doris Rosalie

September 4, 1933 — March 15, 2021

Service: March 24, 2021

Doris Rosalie (Butcher) Corwin, 87, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away March 15, 2021. She was born September 4, 1933, in Osceola, MO, one of four children of Blaine James and Ruby Mae (Nichols) Butcher. Rosalie was united in marriage to Ercel Monroe Corwin on November 21, 1952. They were together 66 years until […]

Ehrhardt, Ronald L.

Ehrhardt, Ronald L.

August 1, 1933 — March 17, 2021

Service: March 20, 2021

Ronald L. Ehrhardt, 87, passed away March 17, 2021.  Ronald was born and raised in Kansas City, MO on August 1, 1933 to Richard and Lillian Ehrhardt. He served in the United States Army for five years and was stationed at Fort Leavenworth. He served for five years and was honorably discharged. Ronald then began […]

Martin, Paul G.

Martin, Paul G.

August 18, 1952 — March 4, 2021

Service: April 2, 2021

Paul Martin, 68 of Kansas City, MO passed away March 4, 2021.  He was born August 18, 1952 in Kansas City, MO. He graduated from Shawnee Mission West high school. He was a retired sergeant in the Army National Guard. He retired from Bendix-Allied Signal-Honeywell after over thirty years as a machinist. Paul was an […]

Farnsworth, Kelly Lynn

Farnsworth, Kelly Lynn

December 17, 1961 — March 12, 2021

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Kelly Lynn Farnsworth, 59, of Humansville, Missouri, passed away Friday, March 12, 2021, with her family by her side, in Kansas City, Missouri.  Memorial services will be private. Kelly was born Sunday, December 17, 1961, to Margaret “Alice” Clemens and Melvin D. Gross, in Kansas City, Missouri. She graduated from Blue Valley High School in […]

Hodges, Corene

Hodges, Corene

March 15, 1929 — March 12, 2021

Service: March 15, 2021

In Loving Memory of CORENE HODGES March 15, 1929 – March 12, 2021 Corene was born on March 15, 1929 in Vidette, Arkansas, the daughter of Edward and Doxie (Shrable) Cotter. She was born premature, weighing less than 3 pounds. Her parents placed her in a shoe box lined with sheep wool and placed her […]

McManaman, Annabell

McManaman, Annabell

August 10, 1951 — March 10, 2021

Service: March 17, 2021

Annabell McManaman, 69, passed away March 10, 2021.  Graveside services will be 1:30PM, Wednesday, March 17 at Mt. Washington Cemetery, Independence, Missouri.

Taylor, George L.

Taylor, George L.

December 1, 1945 — March 8, 2021

Service: March 16, 2021

George L. Taylor, 75, passed away March 8, 2021.  George was born December 1, 1945 in Birmingham, Alabama to John and Hilda Cureton.  He was preceded in death by his brother Marston Taylor and son Eric Taylor.  Survivors include his wife of 56 years, Carol Taylor and his son Brett Taylor. Graveside services will be […]

McDonald, Virgil D.

McDonald, Virgil D.

December 20, 1934 — March 8, 2021

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Virgil Dwaine McDonald, 86, of Claycomo, and formerly of Ravanna, MO, passed away March 8, 2021, with loved ones at his side. Dwaine was born December 20, 1934, in Pollock, MO, the eldest of two children of Virgil and Beulah (Houston) McDonald. He served in Germany in the US Army. Dwaine farmed and operated a […]

McNeill, Lola

McNeill, Lola

June 5, 1926 — March 7, 2021

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On Sunday, March 7, 2021, Lola June Wallis McNeill, who loved without judgment, passed away at the age of 94 years. Lola was born on June 5, 1926, in the home on Folsom in St. Louis, Missouri, to Harry Solon Wallis and Lillie Mae Williams Wallis. A graduate of Roosevelt High School in June 1944, […]

Lindsay, Mary “Claudine”

Lindsay, Mary “Claudine”

September 20, 1939 — March 5, 2021

Service: March 12, 2021

MARY “CLAUDINE” LINDSAY Mary “Claudine” Lindsay, 81, of Carbondale, Kansas, passed away Friday, March 5, 2021, at Winter Meadow Homes of Carbondale. A visitation will be held from 11 AM-12:30 PM, Friday, March 12, 2021, at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Road, Kansas City, Missouri. Graveside services will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery, Kansas […]

Londre, Tilda L.

Londre, Tilda L.

May 22, 1966 — March 8, 2021

Service: March 16, 2021

Tilda Lorraine (Lewis) Londre, 54, of Kansas City, MO passed on March 8, 2021. Visitation 6-8 pm on March 15 at Park Lawn Funeral Home (8251 Hillcrest Road, Kansas City, MO 64138), masks are required. Funeral 2 pm on March 16 at Memorial Park (8251 Hillcrest Road, Kansas City, MO 64138). Everyone is welcome for […]

Sampson, Edward L.

Sampson, Edward L.

March 31, 1929 — March 4, 2021

Service: March 16, 2021

Edward Louis Sampson, 91, of Kansas City, MO, departed this earth on March 4, 2021. While he is no longer with us in body, he lives on in each one of us through our memories. Homegoing services were held Tuesday, March 16, 2021 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, MO. Interment […]

Ware, Claudia F.

Ware, Claudia F.

March 6, 1921 — March 8, 2021

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Claudia Ware, 100, of Overland Park, Kansas, passed away on March 8, 2021. A family graveside service will be held by Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri on Monday, March 15 at 1PM at Memorial Park Cemetery. Claudia was born in Kansas City, Missouri on March 6, 1921. She graduated from […]

Chapman, Betty J.

Chapman, Betty J.

September 26, 1933 — March 8, 2021

Service: March 12, 2021

Betty J. Chapman, 87, passed away March 8, 2021.  Visitation will be 1-2PM, with services following at 2PM, Friday, March 12 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, MO; burial in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Merriman, Terry Lee

Merriman, Terry Lee

April 18, 1962 — March 6, 2021

Service: March 31, 2021

Terry Lee Merriman, 58, passed away March 6, 2021.  Visitation will be 9-10:30AM, followed by services at 10:30AM, Wednesday, March 31 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, MO; burial in Green Lawn Cemetery.

Cox, Patricia “Pat”

Cox, Patricia “Pat”

October 12, 1927 — March 4, 2021

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Patricia (“Pat”) Lou Gabriel Cox passed away March 4, 2021, after 93 good years of living this life. She is survived by her children; Pamela, Steven, Christopher, Martin, Jennifer, along with 8 grandchildren, and 7 great grandchildren. Born in Independence, MO, she loved and excelled in school; especially speech, debate, and drama, winning several state […]

Anthony, Donald E.

Anthony, Donald E.

October 10, 1928 — December 18, 2020

Service: March 11, 2021

Donald Edward Anthony, age 92, Kingsville, MO was born October 10, 1928 and passed away December 18, 2020. Graveside service at Green Lawn Cemetery, Thursday, March 11, 2021 at 2:00 pm. He was preceded in death by his father, James Brown Anthony; mother, Pricey (Handley) Anthony; sister and brother-in-law, Beverly and Joseph Booher; daughter, Penny […]

Bledsoe, Wilma Lois Roberts

Bledsoe, Wilma Lois Roberts

December 24, 1936 — March 4, 2021

Service: June 12, 2021

Wilma Lois Roberts Bledsoe, 84, of Liberty, MO, passed away March 4, 2021. With the sunrise on that morning, our mom began her heavenly journey to rejoin our dad in the great beyond. Wilma was born in Versailles, MO on December 24, 1936. She was married to Richard Bledsoe on September 9, 1955. Wilma worked […]

McAdams, Donna M.

McAdams, Donna M.

June 19, 1937 — February 22, 2021

Service: March 20, 2021

Services may be viewed at https://vimeo.com/518725076/ef25be4dbb Donna Marilyn McAdams, 83 of Laurie, Missouri, passed away peacefully at her home on February 22, 2021. She was born June 19th, 1937 to Inez Edith (Anderson) Warren and Floyd (Red) Otis Warren in Kansas City, MO. Mom married the love of her life, Donald Paul McAdams on June 2, […]

Morgan, George A.

Morgan, George A.

April 18, 1936 — March 4, 2021

Service: March 10, 2021

George Allen Morgan, 84, a lifelong Liberty and Kearney resident, passed away peacefully in the night on March 4, 2021, at his home. George was born April 18, 1936, in Liberty, MO, the youngest of four children of Charles and Ardis (Barrington) Morgan. He served in the US Navy in the Pacific theater from 1954 […]

Schroeder, Gerald J.

Schroeder, Gerald J.

November 24, 1937 — March 2, 2021

Service: March 12, 2021

Gerald (Jerry) Schroeder age 83, of Kansas City, Missouri passed away peacefully on March 2nd, 2021 at St. Joseph Medical Center in Kansas City Missouri. A funeral mass will be held at St. John Francis Regis at 10 am on Friday, March 12th, with burial services immediately following at Forest Hill / Calvary Cemetery. The […]

Smith, Clifford M.

Smith, Clifford M.

January 29, 1962 — March 1, 2021

Service: March 10, 2021

Clifford Smith passed away suddenly and unexpectedly on Monday, March 1, 2021 in Overland Park, Kansas from natural causes. Clifford was born January 29, 1962 in Kansas City, Missouri. He graduated from Center High School and from DeVry University. Soon after, he moved to Texas where he worked at Intermedics, Inc. on pacemakers and played […]

Scrivener, Oliver E.

Scrivener, Oliver E.

February 19, 1928 — March 3, 2021

Service: March 8, 2021

Oliver E. Scrivener, 93, passed away March 3, 2021. Ollie is survived by 2 brothers, 1 daughter, and 1 step-daughter: Otha Scrivener, Orlin Scrivener, Terri McMurry, Leisa Dawson. He was married to Margery from 1949-1978. They had 3 children: Tami, Terri, and Tim. He has 8 grandchildren that he loved to the moon and back. […]

Goins, Robert E. “Bob”

Goins, Robert E. “Bob”

July 9, 1953 — March 2, 2021

Service: March 8, 2021

Robert Earl Goins, 67, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, March 2, 2021, at his home in Independence, MO, with family at his side. Bob was born July 9, 1953, in Kansas City, MO, the son of George “Bert” Goins, Sr. and Bessie Mae Clark Goins. Along with his parents, Bob was preceded in death by […]

Sparks, Reece O.

Sparks, Reece O.

April 1, 1942 — February 28, 2021

Service: March 6, 2021

Reece Olney Sparks “Sparky”, 78, a longtime Liberty resident, passed away February 28, 2021 in Liberty. Reece was born April 1, 1942, in Eldon, MO, the eldest of four children of Reece Edward and Claudine (Wright) Sparks. He grew up in Eldon and graduated from high school there. Reece received his Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees […]

Mulvaney, Teresa M.

Mulvaney, Teresa M.

February 10, 1953 — February 28, 2021

Service: March 7, 2021

Teresa Marie Mulvaney, 68, of Liberty, Missouri went home to be with her Savior on February 28th, 2021 surrounded by her loving husband, daughter and son. She was born on February 10, 1953 at Research Hospital in Kansas City, Missouri to Bill and Juanita Weber. She grew up in Liberty where she went to Liberty […]

Butler, Douglas Lee

Butler, Douglas Lee

May 28, 1968 — February 27, 2021

Service: March 10, 2021

Douglas Lee Butler, 52, passed away February 27, 2021 at his home in Kansas City, Missouri. Doug was born May 28, 1968 in Wichita, Kansas. He served in the United States Army during the Gulf War. Doug loved his country, cars, dirt bikes, mixed martial arts and guns. He was an amazing artist that loved […]

Winston, Sr., Thomas A.

Winston, Sr., Thomas A.

April 4, 1918 — February 27, 2021

Service: March 9, 2021

Born April 4, 1918 in Vance, Mississippi to Peggy and Percy Winston. He passed away at home in Kansas City, Missouri on February 27, 2021 at the tender age of 102. Thomas was the youngest of 6 children and the last to join his parents and siblings in death. Thomas attended schools in Clarksdale, Mississippi […]

Nafus, Nancy Jean

Nafus, Nancy Jean

April 19, 1942 — March 1, 2021

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Nancy Jean Nafus, 78, passed away March 1, 2021.  Private services with burial in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Crouse, Pauline (Tamburello)

Crouse, Pauline (Tamburello)

February 5, 1944 — February 27, 2021

Service: March 5, 2021

Pauline Mary (Tamburello) Crouse, 77, a longtime Liberty resident, passed away unexpectedly on February 27, 2021. Pauline was born February 5, 1944, in Kansas City, MO, one of nine children of Charles and Mary (Lombardo) Tamburello. She grew up in Northeast Kansas City and graduated from Glennon High School. Pauline was united in marriage to […]

McCamis, Earl C.

McCamis, Earl C.

March 12, 1924 — February 28, 2021

Service: March 10, 2021

Earl C. McCamis, 96, passed away peacefully in his home February 28, 2021 surrounded by loved ones. Earl was originally from Plattsburg, MO but has resided in Kansas City, MO for most of his adult life. He was the youngest of 4 siblings, who all preceded him in death. Survived by his wife, Jeanette, 5 […]

Hall, Timothy John

Hall, Timothy John

July 15, 1958 — February 23, 2021

Service: March 7, 2021

Timothy John Hall, 62, of Liberty, MO, passed away unexpectedly on February 23, 2021, while on a GM work assignment in Arlington, TX. Tim was born July 15, 1958, in Dayton, Ohio, the second of four children of John and Mary MacFarlane Hall. Tim attended Centerville High School where he graduated in 1976. Tim played […]

Merrell, Helen E.

Merrell, Helen E.

January 25, 1927 — February 25, 2021

Service: March 2, 2021

Helen Elizabeth (Treece) Merrell, 94, a longtime Liberty resident, passed away February 25, 2021, at her home with family at her side. Helen was born January 25, 1927, in Sweet Springs, MO, the daughter of Leroy Joseph and Nellie Lee (Gregg) Treece. She was married to Raymond Merrell on Easter Sunday, April 21, 1946, in […]

Lee, Hallie Rattler

Lee, Hallie Rattler

September 25, 1932 — February 16, 2021

Service: March 8, 2021

Hallie Rattler Lee, 88, passed away February 16, 2021.  Visitation will be 9:30-11AM, Monday, March 8 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd.; private burial in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Flebbe, LaVera R.

Flebbe, LaVera R.

November 21, 1923 — February 23, 2021

Service: March 6, 2021

LaVera Ruth Damkroger Flebbe, 97, passed away on February 23, 2021 in Lee’s Summit, Missouri of natural causes. LaVera was born at the family home in rural DeWitt, Nebraska on November 21, 1923 to Emma Kracke and Herman Damkroger. She was baptized and confirmed in the Lutheran faith at Trinity Lutheran Church in DeWitt. LaVera […]

Lombardi, Martha D.

Lombardi, Martha D.

October 29, 1945 — February 23, 2021

Service: March 5, 2021

Martha D. Lombardi, 75, passed away February 23, 2021.  Visitation 12PM, services 1PM, Friday, March 5 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd.; burial in Memorial Park Cemetery.

McConnell, Jeffrey R.

McConnell, Jeffrey R.

December 4, 1980 — February 21, 2021

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Jeffrey Ryan McConnell (Jeff), 40, passed away in Polo, Missouri on February 21, 2021 after a hard-fought illness. Jeff was born in Kansas City, Kansas on December 4, 1980. He is survived by his daughter Alexzandria McConnell, mother Donna Hoeschele, stepfather Tim Hoeschele, father Bob McConnell and stepmother Kathy McConnell. His siblings are Jenny McConnell, […]

Bate, Jerlene

Bate, Jerlene

March 31, 1947 — February 5, 2021

Service: March 2, 2021

Proverbs 31 speaks of a virtuous woman. That was the portrait of Jeri. Jerlene was born March 31, 1947 to Cortez Boykin and Mary Field in Shreveport, Louisiana. She was one of three children. She was united in marriage to Stephen Bate in 1987, later choosing to renew their vows on Valentine’s Day. Although having […]

Seely, Eleanor “Susi”

Seely, Eleanor “Susi”

May 12, 1942 — February 22, 2021

Service: February 28, 2021

Eleanor Sue “Susi” Seely, 78, a longtime Liberty resident, passed peacefully on February 22, 2021, with her husband Harvey at her side. She resided in the loving care of the staff of Pleasant Valley Manor for the past 18 months. Susi was born May 12, 1942, in Lawson, MO, to Ralph and Eileen (Hunt) Holt. […]

Blanks, Yolanda

Blanks, Yolanda

May 26, 1959 — February 18, 2021

Service: March 6, 2021

Yolanda Blanks, 61, passed away February 18, 2021.  Visitation will be 9-10:30AM, services at 10:30AM, Saturday, March 6 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd.; burial in Green Lawn Cemetery.

Fontana, Thomas “Tom” F.

Fontana, Thomas “Tom” F.

February 22, 1948 — February 17, 2021

Service: February 27, 2021

Thomas “Tom” F. Fontana passed away Feb. 17, 2021, at the age of 72. Tom was born Feb. 22, 1948, in Kansas City, Missouri to Frank and Margaret (Scimeca) Fontana and lived there his entire life. At the age of 16 he earned his private pilots license. He graduated from Rockhurst High School, Class of […]

McDonald, Ronald Ray

McDonald, Ronald Ray

July 11, 1942 — February 21, 2021

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Ronald Ray McDonald, 78, of Kansas City, MO, passed away February 21, 2021, at his home. Ron was born July 11, 1942, in Bigelow, KS, the eldest of three sons of Homer Duane and Evelyn Eileene (Skillin) McDonald. Along with his parents, Ron was preceded in death by his wife, Judy McDonald. Ron’s 60-plus year […]

Buford, Blake Scott

Buford, Blake Scott

July 2, 2002 — February 17, 2021

Service: February 26, 2021

Blake Scott Buford passed away suddenly on Wednesday, February 17, 2021. He was born on July 2, 2002 in Kansas City, MO. Blake was a 2020 graduate of Lafayette County C-1 High School in Higginsville, MO. He was currently a student at Johnson County Community College and he had planned to transfer to the University […]

Goodall, Laney L.

Goodall, Laney L.

February 1, 1964 — February 13, 2021

Service: February 27, 2021

Laney Lynn (Cooper) Goodall departed this life Saturday February 13, 2021 in the comfort of her home in Kansas City, Missouri surrounded by her family. She was born February 1, 1964 to Billy Dean Cooper and Elnora Vialena (Creamer) Murray in Onawa, IA. Laney was saved and baptized in Christ while living in Santa Cruz, […]

Wingo, Thelma Caroline

Wingo, Thelma Caroline

September 12, 1931 — February 20, 2021

Service: February 25, 2021

THELMA CAROLINE WINGO    Thelma Caroline Wingo, 89, passed away Saturday, February 20th at home with family.   Visitation will begin at 11:00 am with funeral services starting at 12:00 pm Thursday, February 25th at LifeConnection Church, 3883 Blue Ridge Blvd, Independence, MO 64052. Burial will follow in Mt. Washington Cemetery, Independence, MO. Thelma’s family […]

Shearer, Charles “Pete”

Shearer, Charles “Pete”

August 2, 1929 — February 18, 2021

Service: February 23, 2021

Charles Lloyd Shearer, 91, a longtime Liberty resident, passed away February 18, 2021, at his home. He was born August 2, 1929, in rural Clinton County, MO. He served in the US Army during the Korean war. Pete’s career with General Motors at Fairfax spanned 35+ years before he retired in 1985. He was a […]

Patten, II, Eugene H.

Patten, II, Eugene H.

May 11, 1963 — February 17, 2021

Service: February 27, 2021

Eugene Harley Patten, II “Gene”, 57, of Lee’s Summit, MO, and formerly of Kearney, MO, passed away February 17, 2021, at St. Luke’s Hospice House with family at his side. Gene was born May 11, 1963, in Glendale, California the eldest of four children of Eugene H. and Helen (Benassi) Patten. He grew up in […]

Krausse, Jr., Lewis B.

Krausse, Jr., Lewis B.

April 25, 1943 — February 16, 2021

Service: February 24, 2021

***Please click here to be taken to livestream link:  Lewis B. Krausse, Jr. of Holt, Missouri passed away on February 16th, 2021 from complications following a lengthy battle with cancer. Lew was born on April 25th, 1943 in Media, Pennsylvania. His love of sports began at the age of 8 years old. Lew was an […]

Smith, Frances L.

Smith, Frances L.

February 5, 1934 — February 17, 2021

Service: February 23, 2021

Frances L. (Glass) Smith, 87, passed away February 17, 2021. Frances was born February 5, 1934 in Kansas City, MO to Earnest and Eda Glass. She graduated from Raytown High School and attended Kansas City Junior College. Frances retired as a Kansas City Municipal Court Clerk after 20 years of service. She was preceded in […]

Studer, Leonard A.

Studer, Leonard A.

December 28, 1930 — February 11, 2021

Service: February 19, 2021

*Please scroll to the bottom of the page for Zoom link, to view service stream* Leonard A. Studer (aged 90 years), son of Herman and Maude (Glawe) Studer was born in rural Corwith, Iowa on December 28, 1930. He passed from this life on Thursday, February 11, 2021 at his son’s home in Camus, Washington […]

Craft, Melvin “Mel” Lyle

Craft, Melvin “Mel” Lyle

March 19, 1936 — February 10, 2021

Service: February 27, 2021

Melvin “Mel” Lyle Craft, 84, a resident of Independence, Missouri passed away at Centerpoint Medical Center on February 10, 2021 with family at his side. He was born on March 19, 1936 to Fred and Martina (Perry) Craft in Sault Ste Marie, MI. Mel was a handy man by trade. He could build or fix […]

Keck, Mary E.

Keck, Mary E.

January 11, 1931 — February 13, 2021

Service: February 20, 2021

Mary Elizabeth Keck, of Lee’s Summit, MO, passed away peacefully on February 13, 2021, surrounded by her family at the age of 90. She was born January 11, 1931, in Foster, MO to Edward and Bernice (Lambertson) Long. Mary married her “Forever Love” Bill Keck on February 22, 1947. They celebrated 71 years devoted to […]

Couch, Irene D.

Couch, Irene D.

November 14, 1923 — February 6, 2021

Service: June 5, 2021

Irene Davis Couch, 97, of Liberty, MO, passed away February 6, 2021. Irene was born November 14, 1923, in Camden Point, MO to Joy S. and Desda Hull Davis. Along with her parents, Irene was preceded in death by her sister, Dorothy Davis Yates. Irene received her BS in Home Economics from the University of […]

Thomas, Wynonia L. (Spurgeon)

Thomas, Wynonia L. (Spurgeon)

November 29, 1944 — February 12, 2021

Service: February 21, 2021

Wynonia L. (Spurgeon) Thomas, 76, passed away February 12, 2021, at home in Liberty, MO with her children at her side. Wynonia was born November 29, 1944, in Gallatin, MO, the third of four children of William George Spurgeon and Bonnie Nichols. Along with her parents, Wynonia was preceded in death by her husband, Larry […]

Clark, Candy A.

Clark, Candy A.

April 1, 1961 — February 10, 2021

Service: February 20, 2021

Candy A. Clark, age 59 passed away peacefully Wednesday, February 10, 2021. She was born April 1, 1961 in Dubuque, Iowa to Donald and Jane (Hess) Pettinger. Candy is survived by her mother, Jane Pettinger, Kansas City, MO, daughter Kristy Clark and grandson Noah, Gladstone, MO. Her brothers Randy (Nyla) Pettinger, Ave Maria, FL, Rick […]

Conner, Alvin E.

Conner, Alvin E.

September 13, 1928 — February 10, 2021

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Alvin Edward Conner, of Greenwood Missouri passed away on February 10, 2021, at his home. He was born on September 13, 1928, to Theodore and Hazel Conner in Kansas City, Missouri. He joined the US Navy in 1945 and proudly served until 1948. On June 1, 1952, he married Roberta Conner, the love of his […]

Van Slyke, Lola P.

Van Slyke, Lola P.

October 15, 1932 — February 9, 2021

Service: February 21, 2021

Lola Pauline Van Slyke (October 15, 1932 – February 9, 2021) Visitation at Park Lawn Northland Chapel in Liberty, Missouri Sunday, February 21, 2021 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Lola Pauline Erickson Van Slyke was born on October 15, 1932 on her grandparents’ farm near Amsterdam, MO to Clarence and Celeta (Halfert) Erickson.   […]

Gattenby, Virginia A.

Gattenby, Virginia A.

July 9, 1928 — February 9, 2021

Service: February 20, 2021

Virginia Arlene Bohl Gattenby was born on July 9, 1928 in Lincoln, KS to John Bohl and Zeta Hillen Bohl. She grew up with her beloved brother, Norman. On August 10, 1946, she married Robert Lemuel Gattenby. To this union, they had 5 boys, John, Richard, Gerry, Gary, and Jeff. They lived in Kansas City, […]

Max, Meredith R.

Max, Meredith R.

May 4, 1921 — February 8, 2021

Service: February 16, 2021

Meredith was born in Atchison, Ks. She worked as secretary for Missouri Pacific Railroad for many years. She married John Max in 1958. They moved to Wichita, KS, in 1990 where Meredith held many volunteer positions. In her last years she resided at Sedgwick Plaza. Meredith is survived by her stepdaughter, Rosemarie Wagner, 4 grandchildren, […]

Wilson, Garnett B.

Wilson, Garnett B.

February 3, 1919 — February 6, 2021

Service: February 18, 2021

Garnett B. Hancock Wilson was born in Lexington, Missouri to William Austin, and Allie (Freeman) Hancock. When Garnett was 3 ½ years of age, her biological mother died. She was raised in a loving Christian home by her father, step-mother and grandmother. In 1936, she graduated from Douglas High School in Lexington, Missouri. She attended […]

Whittaker, Zachary M.

Whittaker, Zachary M.

November 1, 1992 — February 6, 2021

Service: February 11, 2021

Zachary Mitchell Whittaker, 28, of Liberty, MO, passed away February 6, 2021. Zach was born November 1, 1992, in Sleepy Hollow, NY, the second of three children of Gregg and Annette (Stevens) Whittaker. Zach and his sisters Katie and Hannah were great friends in all things. The family moved to Liberty in 1999. Zach was […]

Brooks, Arlindell

Brooks, Arlindell

June 19, 1952 — February 8, 2021

Service: February 17, 2021

Arlindell “Lindell” Brooks, 68, was born on June 19, 1952, at Kansas University Hospital in Kansas City, Kansas, to Olivia Griffin and Arlindell Brooks. Lindell was preceded in death by his father, Arlindell Brooks and step-father, Jack Charles Griffin. Lindell is the oldest of six children and the oldest Brook’s grandchild. Lindell attended Central Senior […]

Couch, Jeanne M.

Couch, Jeanne M.

September 13, 1963 — February 6, 2021

Service: February 13, 2021

Jeanne Marie (Jacobson) Couch, 57, of the Kansas City Northland, was called home by her Lord on February 6, 2021 at St. Luke’s Plaza Hospital. Jeanne was born September 13, 1963, in Kansas City, MO, the youngest of three children of Harold Clifford and Lola Mae (Knipp) Jacobson. Jeanne was a 1981 graduate of Raytown […]

Holmes, David E.

Holmes, David E.

March 1, 1975 — February 3, 2021

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David Eugene Holmes, 45, of Excelsior Springs, MO, passed away February 3, 2021, at his home. David was born March 1, 1975, in Jonesboro, Arkansas, the eldest of two sons of Russell W. and Debra A. (Metcalf) Holmes. He graduated in 1994 from Judson High School in Converse, Texas, where he played football and ran […]

Williams, William Craig

Williams, William Craig

November 10, 1954 — February 6, 2021

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William Craig Williams, 66, formerly of Independence, MO, passed away February 6, 2021 at his sister’s home in Liberty, MO with family at his side. Craig was born November 10, 1954, in Independence, MO. He was a graduate of Winnetonka High School and later served in the US Army in Germany, receiving honorable discharge on […]

Quick, Charles R.

Quick, Charles R.

January 5, 1954 — February 3, 2021

Service: February 12, 2021

Charles R. Quick, 67, passed away February 3, 2021.  Memorial services will be 10AM, Friday, February 12 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd.

Swager, Jack T.

Swager, Jack T.

September 22, 1927 — January 23, 2021

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Jack T. Swager 93, of Lee’s Summit, Missouri, formally of Blue Springs, MO, passed away January 23, 2021. There will be a private memorial service with private inurnment in Memorial Park Cemetery. Jack was born on September 22, 1927 to C.C. Ted Swager and Evelyn McReynolds Swager in Kansas City, MO. Jack was a 1945 […]

Coen, Samuel Lee

Coen, Samuel Lee

July 14, 1929 — February 1, 2021

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Samuel Lee Coen, 91, of Harrisonville, MO, passed away February 1, 2021, at his home. Sam was born July 14, 1929, in a corn field near Reading, KS, the son of James E. Coen and Mae Alice (Johns) Coen. He served his country aboard the USS Antietam at the conclusion of WWII, receiving honorable discharge […]

Buzick, Teofila “Fay”

Buzick, Teofila “Fay”

March 15, 1937 — January 31, 2021

Service: February 6, 2021

Teofila “Fay” Buzick passed away peacefully on January 31, 2021 at 83 years young. God received an angel that day. Fay was a devout Catholic and attended Mass every day. She loved to cook, sew, go to garage sales and play bingo. She loved being with family if just for dinner, or an event with […]

Norris, Lucretia Ann

Norris, Lucretia Ann

March 5, 1932 — February 1, 2021

Service: February 6, 2021

Lucretia Ann Norris, 88, passed away February 1, 2021.  Graveside services will be 2PM, Saturday, February 6 at Glenridge Cemetery, Liberty, MO.

Williams, Jimmie J.

Williams, Jimmie J.

January 9, 1935 — February 1, 2021

Service: February 8, 2021

Jimmie J. Williams, 86, passed away February 1, 2021.  Visitation 12PM, service 1PM, Monday, February 8 at Park Lawn, 8251 Hillcrest Rd.; burial in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Hedrick, Drew M.

Hedrick, Drew M.

December 27, 2002 — January 30, 2021

Service: February 11, 2021

Drew Marcusen Hedrick, 18, a lifelong resident of Liberty, passed away unexpectedly on January 30, 2021, at Liberty Hospital. Drew was born December 27, 2002, in Liberty, MO, the youngest of three children of Bridget Kathleen (O’Brien) Hedrick and Mark Andrew Hedrick. He grew up in Liberty, attending Lewis and Clark Elementary and Heritage Middle […]

Thompson, Marvin

Thompson, Marvin

November 4, 1924 — January 31, 2021

Service: February 3, 2021

We celebrate the life of Marvin Thompson, faithful and loving husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather, who departed this life on January 31, 2021. Marvin was born November 4, 1924 on a farm near California, Missouri to Archie and Katie Thompson. He married Rose Garnett on January 10, 1948 in Warrensburg, MO. While he attended […]

Gibson, M. Joann

Gibson, M. Joann

July 9, 1938 — January 29, 2021

Service: February 4, 2021

M. Joann Gibson, 82, passed away January 29, 2021.  Joann was preceded in death by her parents Adolph and Evelyn Hulen, her husband Jerry and son Thomas.  Survivors include her daughter Deborah Borgmeyer, son Kevin Gibson, son Keith Gibson and five grandchildren. Visitation 12PM, service 1PM, Thursday, February 4 at Park Lawn, 8251 Hillcrest Rd.; […]

Davis, Gary Lee

Davis, Gary Lee

October 12, 1943 — January 31, 2021

Service: February 5, 2021

Gary Lee Davis, 77, of Smithville, MO, passed away peacefully at home on January 31, 2021, with family at his side. Gary was born October 12, 1943, in Kansas City, MO. He graduated from Park Hill High School in 1961, where he excelled and lettered in football, basketball, track and baseball. He was united in […]

Ostrander, Marietta K.

Ostrander, Marietta K.

October 13, 1934 — January 29, 2021

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Marietta Kay (Fulton) Ostrander, 86, of Smithville, MO, passed away January 29, 2021, at NorthCare Hospice House with loved ones at her side. Kay was born October 13, 1934, in Gallatin, MO, one of seven children of Carl and Nora Marie (Hacker) Fulton. She was a retired bus driver for the Park Hill School District […]

Franck, Alleen F.

Franck, Alleen F.

February 12, 1928 — January 31, 2021

Service: February 5, 2021

Alleen Florence Long Franck, 92, passed away January 31, 2021. Alleen was born February 12, 1928, in Drexel, MO. to McKinley and Florence Campbell Long. After graduating from Drexel High School she attended Ottawa University where she majored in Music Education. Alleen married Rev. George E. Franck on August 31, 1947 at First Baptist Church […]

Douglas, Karen Kay

Douglas, Karen Kay

August 24, 1948 — January 28, 2021

Service: February 3, 2021

Karen Kay Douglas, 72, of Kansas City, MO passed away on January 28, 2021 after a 7 year battle with lung cancer. Visitation will be from 12 – 1 pm on Wednesday, February 3 at Park Lawn Funeral Home on 83rd and Hillcrest in Kansas City. A funeral service will follow at 1 pm. A […]

Urbanski, James A.

Urbanski, James A.

January 3, 1955 — January 22, 2021

Service: February 13, 2021

James Alexander Urbanski, 66, originally of South River, NJ, passed away at his home in Liberty, MO on January 22, 2021. He began his career at Ford Motor Company in Edison, NJ and was later transferred to Kansas City, MO, where he worked over 30 years with the company. He is preceded in death by […]

York, Betty Ann

York, Betty Ann

May 4, 1950 — January 26, 2021

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Betty Ann York, 70, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away January 26, 2021, at North Kansas City Hospital. Betty was born May 4, 1950, in Kansas City, MO, the daughter of Dorvel Murphy and Thelma Love Murphy. She was a graduate of North Kansas City High School. Betty retired from Station (now Ameristar) Casino. […]

Oberfoell, Leo “Mike”

Oberfoell, Leo “Mike”

August 23, 1931 — January 27, 2021

Service: February 6, 2021

Leo Thomas “Mike” Oberfoell, 89, a 53-year resident of Liberty, passed away January 27, 2021, at Liberty Hospital. Mike was born August 23, 1931, in Epworth, Iowa, one of eight children of Leroy and Marie (Sweeney) Oberfoell. Mike worked many years in the lumber industry, including for Wickes Lumber in Mosby, Diamond Lumber in Lenexa, […]

Holler, Joann M.

Holler, Joann M.

October 23, 1935 — January 27, 2021

Service: February 2, 2021

Joann Marie Honeycutt was born on October 23rd, 1935 and grew up in the East Bottoms of Kansas City, Missouri where she met Homer Holler at age 12 who would become her husband and lifetime companion at age 17, therefore giving her the name of Joann Marie Holler. They would go on to have 4 […]

King, Opal M.

King, Opal M.

March 9, 1933 — January 22, 2021

Service: February 4, 2021

Opal was born to Jobie and Rosie Bell Slaughter on March 9, 1933 in Waco, Texas. Opal graduated from Moore High in 1952 and studied to be a licensed practical nurse at Paul Quinn College in Waco, Texas. She married Joseph Oscar King in 1955 at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Eddie Robinson. They […]

Carter, John F.

Carter, John F.

November 24, 1932 — January 26, 2021

Service: February 5, 2021

John Franklin Carter went to be with the Lord on January 26, 2021. He was born November 24, 1932 in Parthenon, Arkansas. He leaves behind his beloved wife of 64 years, Georgann; three children Steve (Christina), LaDonna (Jeff), James (Richie); five grandchildren Annamarie, Stephen, Adam, Ryan and Jeremy; and thirteen great grandchildren. John’s heart was […]

Stiles, Betty J.

Stiles, Betty J.

September 25, 1929 — January 24, 2021

Service: February 1, 2021

Betty J. Stiles, 91, passed away January 24, 2021.  Services will be 1PM, Monday, February 1 at Park Lawn, 8251 Hillcrest Rd.; burial in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Simien, Sr., Hilary

Simien, Sr., Hilary

February 19, 1940 — January 21, 2021

Service: January 29, 2021

Hilary Simien, Sr. was born February 19, 1940 in Opelousas, Louisiana to the late Francois Simien, Sr. and Mary Simien. He was the youngest of seven brothers. Three of whom preceded him in death were Joseph Simien, Sr., Francois “Frank” Simien, Jr, and Rufus Simien. Also preceding him in death were his stepmother, Melinda Simien, […]

Pritchard, Janet L.

Pritchard, Janet L.

September 5, 1967 — January 17, 2021

Service: January 30, 2021

Janet Lynn Pritchard passed away Sunday, January 17, 2021. She is survived by her 3 sons, John Pritchard, his wife Lisa, four (4) grandchildren, Eve, Hayden, Ivy and Isaac and one great grandchild, Amethyst;. Brandon Pritchard and five (5) grandchildren, Damian, Paula, Marissa, Brandon Jr. and Kimberly; Richard Fisher, his wife Angela and three (3) […]

Weber, Bessie P.

Weber, Bessie P.

January 9, 1920 — January 25, 2021

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Bessie Pearl Weber, 101, slipped away from us at her home on Monday, January 25, 2021 from COVID-19 related illnesses. Bessie was born in Centerview, MO January 9, 1920. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Independence. Bessie was a CNA at St. Mary’s Hospital of Kansas City, MO until her retirement in […]

Wagner, Michael “Waggy”

Wagner, Michael “Waggy”

November 22, 1952 — January 20, 2021

Service: January 30, 2021

Michael Wagner “Waggy” passed away peacefully at home on January 20th, 2021. He was born November 22nd, 1952 in Lompoc, CA to Norvell and Coeita (Wheeler) Wagner. Michael’s love for life and his beautiful spirit brightened every room he entered. He will be fondly remembered for his captivating smile and generosity of heart. Michael loved […]

Cooper, Katharine Lunn

Cooper, Katharine Lunn

July 6, 1922 — January 21, 2021

Service: January 30, 2021

Katharine Lunn Cooper, 98, was born on July 6, 1922 in Rosedale, Kansas. She was the eighth of 13 children. Both parents, each of her siblings, her spouse of 55 years, Emanuel Cooper Sr., her oldest daughter Katharine C. Jolly, her youngest son Keith Cooper and her great granddaughter Skylar Solomon have all preceded her […]

Wood, Karen Elaine

Wood, Karen Elaine

June 17, 1959 — January 21, 2021

Service: January 28, 2021

KAREN ELAINE WOOD     Karen Elaine Wood, 61, passed away Jan. 21, 2021 at Kansas City Hospice House, Kansas City, MO. Visitation will be at 12:00 noon, followed by funeral services at 1:00 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 28, 2021 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd, Kansas City, MO.   Burial will be in […]

Moormann, Doris M.

Moormann, Doris M.

June 20, 1930 — January 20, 2021

Service: January 26, 2021

Doris Marie (Hopper) Moormann was born June 20, 1930, to Nellie Mae Hopper and Vernon B. Hopper. Doris joined her loved ones in Heaven on January 20, 2021, which was her father’s 116th birthday. Doris had two brothers who she loved dearly: Auther Stanley “Sonny” Hopper and her baby brother Dean W. Hopper. Both brothers […]

Adams, Jude Marie

Adams, Jude Marie

September 23, 1936 — January 21, 2021

Service: January 26, 2021

Jude Marie Adams, 84, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away January 21, 2021 at her home, surrounded by family. Visitation will be held from 6-8 pm Tuesday, January 26, at Park Lawn Northland Chapel, I-35 at State Route 291, Liberty, MO. Her funeral service will be held at 2:00 pm Wednesday, January 27, at […]

Ganaden, Patricia A.

Ganaden, Patricia A.

March 3, 1940 — January 21, 2021

Service: January 23, 2021

Patricia Ann Ganaden of Kansas City, MO, died January 21, 2021 at the age of 80. Patricia is survived by three children, Teri Young (Gary), Richard Burge, Jr. and Cindy Brittain (Steve), daughter-in-law, Donna Burge, and sisters Dorothy Green and Georgia McWilliams. She is predeceased by her husband, Paul Ganaden, parents, George and Mildred Moseley, […]

Beatty, Raymond L.

Beatty, Raymond L.

June 4, 1929 — January 20, 2021

Service: January 27, 2021

Raymond Lee Beatty, 91, of Lee’s Summit, Missouri passed away Wednesday, January 20, 2021. Raymond was born on June 4, 1929 in Cockrell, Missouri the only child to Leonard Lee Beatty and Eunice Ethel (Eagleson) Beatty. He began school in 1935 at Hazel Dell School where he graduated from 8th grade in 1943. He then […]

Moormann, Doris M.

Moormann, Doris M.

June 20, 1930 — January 20, 2021

Service: January 26, 2021

Doris M. Moormann, 90, passed away January 20, 2021.  Visitation 1230PM, services 1PM, Tuesday, January 26 at Park Lawn, 8251 Hillcrest Rd.; burial in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Slanczka, Richard “Ric” J.

Slanczka, Richard “Ric” J.

April 6, 1956 — January 16, 2021

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Richard “Ric” Joseph Slanczka, 64, of Liberty, MO, passed away unexpectedly on January 16, 2021. Ric was born April 6, 1956, in Elyria, Ohio, the younger of two children of Anthony Joseph and Selma (Naylor) Slanczka. He grew up in Elyria, Ohio and graduated from Elyria Catholic High School. He received his Bachelor of Fine […]

Jesse, Terry W.

Jesse, Terry W.

June 30, 1966 — January 20, 2021

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Terry Wayne Jesse, 54, of Kearney, MO, passed away January 20, 2021, at Liberty Hospital. Terry was born June 30, 1966, in Kansas City, MO, the son of Louis Jesse and Ruby Embree Jesse (now Dillon). He graduated from Excelsior Springs High School. Terry worked as an Engineer in Computer Drafting. He served as an […]

Crandall, Glenda Kay (Murphy)

Crandall, Glenda Kay (Murphy)

December 8, 1950 — January 13, 2021

Service: January 23, 2021

Glenda Kay (Murphy) Crandall, 70, passed away Jan. 13, 2021 in Mesa, Ariz. with family at her side. She was born Dec. 8, 1950, in Leavenworth, Kan., the daughter of Marvin and Bessie (Poole) Murphy. She graduated from Park Hill High School in 1968 and on Oct. 30, 1969, she married John Dale Crandall in […]

Jones, Constance L. “Connie”

Jones, Constance L. “Connie”

August 21, 1937 — January 16, 2021

Service: January 23, 2021

Lee’s Summit, Missouri – Connie Jones, 83, went to be with the Lord Saturday morning surrounded by her loving son and daughter, who were blessed to be by her side. Connie was born August 21, 1937 in Ottawa, Ontario Canada to Romeo and Marguerite Larocque. She was schooled in both French and English, skipped a grade, […]

Brown, James L.

Brown, James L.

December 24, 1936 — January 20, 2021

Service: January 26, 2021

James Leonard Brown, 84, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away January 20, 2021, at Rosewood of Independence, MO. Jim was born December 24, 1936, in Salina, KS, the only child of Leonard R. and Amelia Mary (Halbleib) Brown. He was united in marriage to Virginia “Ginny” Kneib on October 19, 1963. Jim served in […]

Williams, Leoda N.

Williams, Leoda N.

October 15, 1918 — January 18, 2021

Service: January 26, 2021

Leoda N. Williams, 102, passed away January 18, 2021.  Visitation 9AM-1030AM, Tuesday, January 26 at Park Lawn, 8251 Hillcrest Rd.; burial to follow in Forest Hill Cemetery.

Pittman, Velma Mae

Pittman, Velma Mae

July 5, 1925 — January 18, 2021

Service: January 31, 2021

Velma Mae Pittman was called into God’s loving arms on January 18th, 2021 at the Good Samaritan Society nursing home in Olathe Kansas. She was born on July 5th, 1925 to Clarence and Orvaline Harvey and was a lifelong Kansas City area resident. She was preceded in death by her loving husband Gerald Pittman, son […]

Mullies, Melba J. Young

Mullies, Melba J. Young

March 15, 1932 — January 14, 2021

Service: January 21, 2021

Melba J Young Mullies, passed away on January 14th 2021 Melba was born March 15th 1932 to Theodore Schumacher and Hulda Cordis Schumacher. As a child she grew up in Alma Missouri out on April 15th 1954 she married Virgil Ora young Jr. They were married for 50-plus years until his passing December 21st 2003. […]

Glenn, Frances V.

Glenn, Frances V.

April 6, 1923 — January 15, 2021

Service: January 20, 2021

Frances Virginia Glenn, 97, of Kansas City, passed away peacefully on January 15, 2021 surrounded by family. She was born April 6, 1923 to Joseph and Teresa (Falcone) Grego. Frances grew up in the Northeast area and graduated from Northeast High School and Kansas City Business College. Following her graduation, she worked as a secretary […]

Guess, LaBerta J.

Guess, LaBerta J.

May 15, 1940 — January 13, 2021

Service: January 23, 2021

LaBerta June Guess, 80, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away January 13, 2021, at St. Luke’s Plaza Hospital. LaBerta was born May 15, 1940, in Picher, Oklahoma and lived in this area most of her life. She worked as an office manager for Lift Truck Sales in Kansas City. LaBerta was preceded in death […]

Houk, Paul W.

Houk, Paul W.

September 6, 1931 — January 11, 2021

Service: January 15, 2021

Paul Warren Houk, age 89, passed away January 11, 2021 in Kansas City, Missouri. Paul was born on September 6, 1931 in Centertown, Missouri, to John T. Houk and Margaret Cochran Houk. He attended schools in Cahoun, Missouri and Windsor, Missouri and enlisted into the Navy on May 19, 1950. He served during the Korean […]

Wheeler, Billy E. “Bill”

Wheeler, Billy E. “Bill”

September 22, 1927 — January 14, 2021

Service: January 18, 2021

Billy Eugene “Bill” Wheeler, 93, passed away January 14, 2021. Bill was born September 22, 1927 to Claude D. Wheeler and Anna Grace (Hopkins) Wheeler at their homestead farm in the community of Black Oak, Missouri. He was a 1945 graduate and class president of Braymer High School. Near the end of World War II, […]

Schaefer, Reta M.

Schaefer, Reta M.

February 12, 1931 — January 6, 2021

Service: January 14, 2021

Reta M. Schaefer, 89, passed away January 6, 2021.  Private services and burial in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Forsbeck, Gary L.

Forsbeck, Gary L.

June 17, 1935 — January 8, 2021

Service: January 16, 2021

Gary Leon Forsbeck passed away peacefully surrounded by family, on January 8, 2021, at the age of 85. Gary was born June 17, 1935 in Gotham, Kansas to Ansel and Ruffina (Haarberg) Forsbeck. He attended school in Imperial, Nebraska graduating from Chase County High School in 1953. After completing one year of studies at University […]

Skivers, Barbara L.

Skivers, Barbara L.

July 9, 1937 — January 4, 2021

Service: January 11, 2021

Barbara Louella Lang Skivers, age 83, passed away Monday, January 04, 2021 in Lexington, MO. She was born July 09, 1937 in Kansas City, MO, and was the last living child (of thirteen) of George Victor and Emma (Bowman) Lang. Barbara married William (Bill) Skivers on September 26, 1953. He preceded her in death on […]

Schnitz, Roberta

Schnitz, Roberta

September 24, 1937 — January 3, 2021

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Roberta Schnitz, 83, passed away January 3, 2021.  Private services and burial in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Stone, Ladonna Sue

Stone, Ladonna Sue

May 7, 1937 — December 31, 2020

Service: January 10, 2021

Sue Stone was born on May 7, 1937 in Carrollton, Missouri. The daughter of Samantha A. Trusty and Homer A. Bartlett, who preceded her in death along with her grandson, Michael Maybrier. She entered into rest on December 31, 2020 in Kansas City, Missouri at the age of 83. She leaves many loved ones behind […]

Cole, Patrica J.

Cole, Patrica J.

March 17, 1933 — January 6, 2021

Service: January 13, 2021

On March 17th, 1933 Patricia Jean McClement (known to family and friends as Pat), was born to Jeanne Isabel and William Hugh McClement in Independence, MO. As a child, Pat’s father worked for the Missouri Highway Department and had to relocate about every eight months, resulting in her attending 21 different schools by the time […]

Cowick, Randy Matthew

Cowick, Randy Matthew

September 9, 1963 — December 29, 2020

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The sudden loss of Randy Matthew Cowick, 57, of Shawnee, KS, has left a hole in the lives of so many. He passed away in the morning hours of December 29th at Advent Shawnee Mission Hospital. Born on September 9, 1963 in Kansas City, MO, Randy was a lover of music, Jayhawk basketball, the Kansas […]

Cowick, John Douglas “Doug”

Cowick, John Douglas “Doug”

October 30, 1941 — January 3, 2021

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John Douglas Cowick, (Doug) 79, passed away from complications with COVID-19 on January 3, 2021 at Advent Hospital in Shawnee, KS. His son, Randy Cowick, passed away from COVID-19 just five days prior, and for those who know Doug and Randy, you know that those two are enjoying each other’s company once again and carrying […]

Crowley, Olene

Crowley, Olene

November 20, 1917 — December 28, 2020

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Olene Crowley quietly passed away December 28, 2020 at The Groves Retirement Village in Independence, Missouri at the age of 103. It was probably the first time in her life that she did anything quietly. She had lived her life with a fire in her soul and in her actions. On December 30th the family […]

Dorsey, Emily B.

Dorsey, Emily B.

May 3, 1988 — December 31, 2020

Service: January 7, 2021

Emily Barrette (Miller) Dorsey, 32, a lifelong Liberty resident, passed away unexpectedly on December 31, 2020. Emily was born May 3, 1988, in Kansas City, MO, the daughter of Randall Wayne and Tamara Barrette (Davis) Miller. She was a graduate of Liberty High School. Emily was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of […]

Smith, John H.

Smith, John H.

October 22, 1949 — January 3, 2021

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John Harrison Smith, 71, passed away January 3, 2021. John was born October 22, 1949 in Kansas City, KS to Harry and Rose Mary Smith. He was preceded in death by his parents and sister Marie. Survivors include son Corey Shenefield; son James Helm; daughter Connie Smith; daughter Jamie Smith; daughter Kandi Pace; brothers: Edward […]

Stevens, Herbert W.

Stevens, Herbert W.

May 7, 1916 — December 24, 2020

Service: August 14, 2021

Herbert Walter Stevens, age 104, died peacefully on December 24, 2020. Herb was born May 7, 1916, in Sedalia, MO to Henry and May O’Bannon) Stevens. He attended elementary school at Lone Elm (rural elementary / 5 miles south of LaMont, MO, and Benton Elementary in KCMO for 7th grade; Central Jr and Sr and […]

Stevens, Carmen L.

Stevens, Carmen L.

April 8, 1923 — December 20, 2020

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Carmen Louise (Vialle) (Martin) Stevens, age 97, died peacefully on December 20, 2020. She was born on April 8, 1923, in Osage City, Kansas, to Henry and Louise (Vialle) Cellier. She was preceded in death by her parents, her brothers, Eugene and Jules Cellier, her sisters, Marie (Runyan) and Eleanor Cellier, her first husband, Russell […]

Smith, Fred

Smith, Fred

January 12, 1925 — December 29, 2020

Service: January 4, 2021

On January 12th, 1925, Fred (or Clarence as he was initially known) was born to George and Ruth Dunfee Williams in St. Joe, MO. But it was his adoptive parents, Joe and Iva Smith, who molded and helped him to become one of the funniest, most genuine, kindest, gentle, and most respectful men to all […]

Puff, Delores “Adair”

Puff, Delores “Adair”

July 28, 1924 — December 30, 2020

Service: January 5, 2021

Delores “Adair” Puff Delores “Adair” Puff, 96, passed away peacefully December 30, 2020. Adair was born in Cardin, Oklahoma on July 28, 1924, to Charles and Myrtle Henderson. When 3 years old, she moved to the Kansas City area with her mother, while her father looked for work in Colorado. Adair attended Manual High School […]

Cain, Merlyn Mae (Reicheneker)

Cain, Merlyn Mae (Reicheneker)

February 3, 1923 — December 30, 2020

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Merlyn Mae (Reicheneker) Cain, 97, of Olathe, Kansas, passed away Wednesday, December 30, 2020. Due to COVID-19, private graveside services will be held at Memorial Park Cemetery, Kansas City, Missouri. Merlyn is preceded in death by her husband, Robert L. Cain, Jr. (1979). She is survived by her children Robert R. Cain and wife Sheila, […]

Grantham, Joe

Grantham, Joe

April 30, 1942 — December 20, 2020

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Joe Ray Grantham, 78 of Independence, MO, born April 30, 1942 in Kansas City, MO, passed away at home on December 20, 2020, returning to the loving arms of his Heavenly Father.   He was the son of Joe H. Grantham and Lula Margarite Brooks Grantham, formerly of Walnut Grove, MO. Joe was a tool […]

Hensley, Sandra Kay (Lindsey)

Hensley, Sandra Kay (Lindsey)

March 10, 1940 — December 25, 2020

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Sandra Kay (Lindsey) Hensley 1940 – 2020 Sandra Kay (Lindsey) Hensley, 80, of Liberty, MO, died Friday, December 25, 2020 at Seasons Memory Care in Kansas City, MO. Sandra Kay Lindsey, daughter of Nathan and Geneva (Snipes) Lindsey, was born on March 10, 1940 in Washington Center, MO, the oldest of three children. She attended […]

Tezon Jr., John Charles

Tezon Jr., John Charles

October 16, 1949 — December 26, 2020

Service: June 12, 2021

***To stream John’s services, please click HERE*** John Charles Tezon Jr., 71, of Kansas City, Missouri, and recently Paris, Missouri, passed from this life into the next on Saturday, December 26, 2020, at the Veterans’ Hospital in Columbia, Missouri, due to complications from COVID-19. At his side were his beloved wife and best friend of […]

Cantrell, Cheryl L.

Cantrell, Cheryl L.

September 29, 1946 — December 27, 2020

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Cheryl “Girlfriend” Lynn Cantrell, age 74, of Kansas City, KS, passed away December 27, 2020, in her home. Cheryl is survived by her husband and soul mate of 46 years, John T. Cantrell III; children and their spouses: Angela & Tracy Jones and Thomas & Christina Fortner; 5 grandchildren: John T. Fortner, Al’Xandrya Fortner, Gunnar […]

Bryant, Bonita

Bryant, Bonita

May 25, 1931 — December 27, 2020

Service: January 2, 2021

**Please scroll to the end of the obituary text for service live-stream link** Bonita “Bonnie” Lea (Valentine) Bryant was born at 1838 Pacific, Kansas City, Kansas, on May 25, 1931. Bonnie passed on December 27, 2020, in her home after a brief illness. She leaves behind her five children: Deborah Arnette of Plano, TX, David […]

Maxey, Carol Fay

Maxey, Carol Fay

September 30, 1946 — December 24, 2020

Service: December 30, 2020

Carol Fay Maxey, age 74, passed away December 24, 2020. Visitation will be held at Park Lawn Funeral Home from 5-7PM, Wednesday, Dec 30, 2020. The funeral home address is 8251 Hillcrest Rd, Kansas City, MO 64138. Enter at Gate 1. Due to current pandemic restrictions, Graveside Services will be held in the spring at […]

Geisinger, Robert P.

Geisinger, Robert P.

August 19, 1933 — December 26, 2020

Service: December 30, 2020

 Robert P. Geisinger, 87, passed away very peacefully in the home on December 26, 2020.  He is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, a daughter and son-in-law, two granddaughters, two grandsons, two great granddaughters, one great grandson, and two sisters.  He is preceded in death by an older sister and a younger brother.  Visitation will […]

Schick, Delores

Schick, Delores

February 2, 1930 — December 25, 2020

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Delores M. Schick, 90, of Versailles, MO, died peacefully Friday December 25, 2020 at the Laurie Care Center in Laurie, MO with her loving husband of 72 years at her bedside. She was born February 2, 1930 in Grain Valley, MO. Delores was the oldest child of the late Leroy and Myrtle (Johnston) Perdue. She […]

Untrif, Stephen

Untrif, Stephen

December 27, 1936 — December 26, 2020

Service: January 2, 2021

~ Please scroll to the bottom of Mr. Untrif’s obituary for the funeral service live-stream link ~ It is with great sadness that the family of Stephen “Steve” Untrif announce his passing on December 26, 2020 at the age of 83, following a valiant fight with cerebrovascular disease. Steve will be remembered lovingly by Beverly, […]

Lusher, Leo Frank

Lusher, Leo Frank

November 3, 1929 — December 25, 2020

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Leo Frank Lusher passed on December 25, 2020 in his home in Kansas City, Missouri.  Frank Lusher was born November 3, 1929 in Pueblo, Colorado to Leo Claude and Gladys Ella Anne (Peery) Lusher. He was preceded in death by his parents, his older sister Lois Claytor and his older brother Mason Lusher. He was […]

Kimmel, Charles Roger

Kimmel, Charles Roger

February 13, 1933 — December 24, 2020

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Charles Roger Kimmel, 87, of the Kansas City Northland and formerly of the Warsaw, MO area, passed away December 24, 2020 at The Benton House of Tiffany Springs. Roger was born February 13, 1933, in Sheldon, Iowa, the son of Paul and Mildred (Perkins) Kimmel. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War […]

Jones, Lawrence Chester

Jones, Lawrence Chester

March 2, 1960 — December 22, 2020

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Lawrence Chester “L.C.” Jones, 60, a lifelong Liberty resident, passed away December 22, 2020, at Redwood of Carmel Hills in Independence, MO. L.C. was born March 2, 1960, in Liberty, MO, the son of George Rozelle Jones, Sr. and Dorothy Marie (Smith) Jones. He attended school in Liberty, was a baptized member of the First […]

Hyland, Ernestine “Tina”

Hyland, Ernestine “Tina”

October 4, 1927 — December 22, 2020

Service: December 30, 2020

On an unusually warm and sunny 22nd day of December, 2020, as the earth ushered in the solstice promise of longer days and increasing light, and the Heavens continued their proclamation of the most beautiful of all seasons, the strongest woman I know decided that this year she wanted to spend Christmas with her mother […]

Olson, Allan C.

Olson, Allan C.

August 27, 1945 — December 19, 2020

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Allan Claude Olson, 75, passed away on December 19, 2020 at home surrounded by his loving family. Allan was born on August 27, 1945 in Council Bluffs, Iowa to Claude Leonard Olson and Kathryn Ahart Olson. Allan graduated from Abraham Lincoln High School (Council Bluffs, IA) in 1963 and graduated from Omaha University (Omaha, NE) […]

Geabhart, Donna Corrine

Geabhart, Donna Corrine

August 17, 1934 — December 20, 2020

Service: December 28, 2020

Donna Corrine Geabhart was born on August 17th, 1934 in Kansas City, Missouri. She passed from this life on Sunday, December 20, 2020 in Memphis, Tennessee. A Celebration of life service will be held Monday, December 28 at Blue Ridge Baptist Church located at 9320 E. 35th Street Independence, Missouri. Visitation will be at 10:00am […]

Foster, Barbara Lou

Foster, Barbara Lou

August 7, 1938 — December 19, 2020

Service: December 22, 2020

Barbara Lou Foster, 82, Independence, MO passed away Saturday, December 19, 2020. Private Family Services and burial in Memorial Park Cemetery on Tuesday, December 22, 2020. A Celebration of Barbara’s Life will be held at a later time. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in memory of Barbara Foster to the Alzheimers […]

Berry, Allen Dale

Berry, Allen Dale

July 8, 1957 — December 18, 2020

Service: December 23, 2020

Allen “Dale” Berry, 63, of Pleasant Valley, MO, passed away December 18th, 2020, after a courageous battle with COVID. Dale was born July 8th, 1957, in Independence, MO, to Eddie Berry and Wanda Crockett. He was a member of the Army National Guard from 1975 until he was honorably discharged in 1981. He retired from […]

Palmay, Richard Edward

Palmay, Richard Edward

February 14, 1964 — December 5, 2020

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Richard E. Palmay, former Kansas City firefighter and long-time Kansas City resident, passed away from a self-inflicted gunshot wound, Saturday, December 5, 2020. He had struggled with his demons for many years. Richard was born in Houston, TX and moved to Kansas City, Missouri at age 2, where he spent the remainder of his life. […]

Evans, Ernesteen B.

Evans, Ernesteen B.

February 18, 1928 — December 18, 2020

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Ernesteen Beneta Evans, 92, went home to be with the Lord, in the comfort of her home, after a brief illness, on Friday, December 18, 2020. She was born on February 18, 1928 in Granite City, Illinois to the late Ernest and Georgia Adelaide “Addie” Hughes, and was the fourth of five daughters. Ernesteen “Ernie” […]

Howery, Kevan S.

Howery, Kevan S.

April 9, 1955 — December 16, 2020

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Kevan Sears Howery, 65, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away December 16, 2020 at home with family at his side. Kevan was born April 9, 1955, in Kansas City, MO, the youngest of five children. He was preceded in death by his father, William Harold Howery; mother, Donna Lucille (Welch) Howery; sister, Marguerite D. […]

Young, Dana R.

Young, Dana R.

October 31, 1969 — November 6, 2020

Service: December 18, 2020

Dana R. Young was born October 31, 1969 in Kansas City, Missouri and passed away November 6, 2020 in Liberty, Missouri. Dana was preceded in death by her parents, Dale and Lydia, her sister Carmen (Heard) and brother Daniel.  She is survived by sister, Marian (Thomas), twin brother, Dale, and sister Rebecca (McMurry). Dana’s contagious […]

Bly, Vivian B.

Bly, Vivian B.

January 19, 1934 — December 16, 2020

Service: December 21, 2020

Vivian B. Bly, 86, passed away December 16, 2020. Vivian was born January 19, 1934 in Caneyville, KY to Herman and Edith Cummings. She was preceded in death by her husband Everett, daughter Shirley, daughter Debbie, son Mark and stepson Alan. Survivors include her son Steve, daughter Karen, son Chuck, son David and stepdaughter Sheila; […]

Pettus, Wiley J.

Pettus, Wiley J.

November 13, 1923 — December 15, 2020

Service: December 23, 2020

Reverend Wiley J. Pettus was born on November 13, 1923 in Muldrow, Oklahoma to the late Moses Pettus and Vannetta McClendon-McKinney. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife: Dorothy Pettus, parents: Moses Pettus and Vannetta McClendon-McKinney, siblings: Mary Carter, Eugene Pettus and Billie Pettus, son-in- law: Johnny C. Tillman, step-daughters: Willie Louise O’Riley […]

Clagett, Sharon Sue

Clagett, Sharon Sue

December 8, 1950 — December 13, 2020

Service: December 18, 2020

Sharon Sue (Stevens) Clagett passed away on December 13, 2020, at the age of 70. She was born December 8, 1950, in Kansas City, Missouri, the daughter of Verlin Raymond Stevens and Myra Sue (Comstock) Stevens. Sharon grew up in Kansas City, Missouri, and graduated from Westport High School in 1968. Upon graduation, she married […]

Smith, Conrad

Smith, Conrad

November 4, 1934 — December 11, 2020

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On Friday, December 11, 2020, Conrad Smith, loving husband and father of four children, passed away at the age of 86. He is preceded in death by his wife Carole, parents Paul and Leora Smith, and brother Craig. He is survived by sister Linda, his four children Stephanie Smith, Jennifer (Michael) Short, Brian (Molly) Smith, and […]

Harmon, Frank Anthony

Harmon, Frank Anthony

May 15, 1935 — December 13, 2020

Service: December 19, 2020

Frank Anthony Harmon, 85, of the Kansas City Northland, went to be with his Savior on December 13, 2020, at Liberty Hospital, with his wife of 62 years at his side. Frank was born May 15, 1935, in Urbana, MO, one of 12 children of George Olen and Mary Mae (Taylor) Harmon. He served in […]

Gordon, James J. “Joe”

Gordon, James J. “Joe”

April 25, 1945 — December 13, 2020

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James Joseph “Joe” Gordon, 75, of Excelsior Springs, MO, and formerly of Ceres, CA, passed away December 13, 2020, at St. Joseph Medical Center in Kansas City due to complications from COVID. Joe was born April 25, 1945, in Horton, KS, the eldest of four children of James Harris and Juanita Cynthia (Brooks) Gordon. He […]

Smith, William Hadley

Smith, William Hadley

July 29, 1939 — December 11, 2020

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William Hadley “Bill” Smith, 81, of Riverside, MO, passed away unexpectedly on December 11, 2020. Bill was born July 29, 1939, in Archie, MO, the youngest of three sons of William Henry and Janetta Ruth (Chenoweth) Smith. His parents preceded him in death. Bill worked many years as a truck driver and Teamster member, and […]

Curry, Betty Jean

Curry, Betty Jean

March 23, 1944 — December 10, 2020

Service: January 9, 2021

Betty “Jean” Curry, 76, of the Kansas City Northland and formerly of Raymore, MO, passed peacefully on December 10, 2020, at Anthology of Burlington Creek with loved ones at her side. Jean was born March 23, 1944, in Lenoir City, TN, one of four children of Pat and Mary (Newberry) Lowe. Along with her parents, […]

Arnold, Johnny Wray

Arnold, Johnny Wray

June 26, 1942 — December 10, 2020

Service: December 17, 2020

Johnny “Wray” Arnold, 78, of Liberty, MO, passed peacefully on December 10, 2020, with his four children and other family members by his side. Wray was born June 26, 1942, in Bunceton, MO, the fourth of nine children of John Walter and Laura Frances (Williams) Arnold. He was a Crane Operator and member of Operating […]

DeMonbrun, Marjorie Fay

DeMonbrun, Marjorie Fay

June 25, 1942 — December 5, 2020

Service: December 19, 2020

Marjorie (Margie) DeMonbrun went to be with her Lord and Savior on December 5th, 2020. A Visitation and Celebration of Life service will be held Saturday, December 19th at Word of Grace Fellowship, 11950 East 350 Highway, Raytown, MO 64138. Visitation will begin at 10:00 am and the Celebration of Life service will begin at […]

Ford, Donalea Lynn

Ford, Donalea Lynn

January 6, 1958 — December 9, 2020

Service: December 16, 2020

Donalea Lynn (France) Ford, 62, of the Kansas City Northland, passed peacefully on December 9, 2020, at NorthCare Hospice House with loved ones at her side. Donalea was born January 6, 1958, in Kansas City, MO, the third of four children of Harold Gene and Marcia Eileen (Wells) France. Along with her parents, Donalea was […]

Rupp, III, John Christopher

Rupp, III, John Christopher

November 22, 1959 — December 8, 2020

Service: December 16, 2020

John Christopher “Chris” Rupp, III, 61, of Liberty, MO, peacefully joined his Lord and Savior on December 8, 2020. He was surrounded by his loving family at K.U. Medical Center in Kansas City, KS. Chris was born November 22, 1959, in Chillicothe, MO, the eldest of three children of John C. Rupp, Jr. and Dolores […]

Ballmer, Daniel Lloyd

Ballmer, Daniel Lloyd

December 14, 1955 — December 9, 2020

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Daniel Lloyd Ballmer passed away December 9, 2020 surrounded by family. Daniel Ballmer was born to Gladys Henderson and Delmer Lloyd Ballmer on December 14, 1955. He met his wife Diana at Funhouse Pizza on February 26, 1977 where it was love at first sight. They married September 2, 1977. Daniel leaves behind his wife […]

Ewing, Debra Ann “Debbie”

Ewing, Debra Ann “Debbie”

April 3, 1969 — December 8, 2020

Service: December 13, 2020

Debra Ann “Debbie” Ewing, 51, passed away unexpectedly on December 8, 2020, at her home in Claycomo, MO. Debbie was born April 3, 1969, in North Kansas City, MO, the youngest of eight children of Wilbur Glenn and LaDonna Mae (McLean) Ewing. Along with her parents, Debbie was preceded in death by a brother, Dale […]

Woodward, Henry E. “Woody”

Woodward, Henry E. “Woody”

July 16, 1934 — December 8, 2020

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Henry E. “Woody” Woodward, Command Sergeant Major US Army Ret, 86, of Jackson, TN, and formerly of the Kansas City Northland, passed away Dec. 8, 2020. A full obituary will be published and memorial service at Ararat Shrine Temple will be announced when we can gather safely.

Tuthill, Gloria Jane

Tuthill, Gloria Jane

September 4, 1928 — December 6, 2020

Service: December 10, 2020

On Sunday, December 6, 2020, Gloria Jane Tuthill, loving sister and aunt, died at the age of 92 in Lee’s Summit, MO. Gloria was born on September 4, 1928, to Joseph and Frances Bogdan Tuthill at Honesdale, PA. Gloria attended the Triple Cities College in Binghamton, NY. Her greatest love was music. She had a […]

Miller, Wanda J.

Miller, Wanda J.

May 2, 1966 — December 3, 2020

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Wanda J. Miller, 54 of Kansas City, MO passed away December 3, 2020 at her home. Interment at a later date in Cravens Cemetery in Camden, Missouri. Wanda was born May 2, 1966 in Kansas City and had lived in this area all of her life. She is survived by her husband Richard and son […]

McCormick, Marthan

McCormick, Marthan

September 9, 1936 — December 4, 2020

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Marthan McCormick, 84, passed away December 4, 2020.  Private services with burial in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Gosney, Jr., George C.

Gosney, Jr., George C.

December 25, 1942 — December 6, 2020

Service: December 9, 2020

George C. Gosney, Jr., 77, passed away December 6, 2020.  Private family services with burial in Green Lawn Cemetery, Kansas City, MO.

Mezzacasa, Rev. Joseph Howard

Mezzacasa, Rev. Joseph Howard

April 23, 1926 — December 3, 2020

Service: December 11, 2020

Joseph Mezzacasa, 94, born in Kansas City, Missouri, went to be with His Lord and Savior December 3, 2020. Joe completed the 11th grade at Wheatland High School in Wheatland, Missouri, before enlisting and serving in the United States Army, in which during that time he became a veteran of WWII and received an honorable […]

Turner, Richard “Rick” David

Turner, Richard “Rick” David

June 16, 1954 — December 3, 2020

Service: December 11, 2020

Richard David Turner “Rick”, age 66, left this earth for a much better place to be with his Heavenly Father on December 3, 2020 in Kansas City, Missouri. His greatest accomplishment was his family. Rick lived for his family and always put them ahead of himself. He was a selfless, loving husband, father, and pawpaw. […]

Adcock, Kathryn M.

Adcock, Kathryn M.

July 24, 1919 — December 5, 2020

Service: December 15, 2020

Kathryn Mae Adcock went to be with the Lord on December 5, 2020 at 7:30 p.m.. She was 101 years old, born on July 24, 1919 in Kansas City, Missouri. Her parents were Wallace Elwood Bell and Ethyl Bell. Her siblings were Ella Louise Englehart, Ethyl Mae “Snookie” Shane, Wallace E. “Buddy” Bell, and Mary […]

Beebe, Allison Carol (Germer)

Beebe, Allison Carol (Germer)

April 8, 1989 — December 4, 2020

Service: December 10, 2020

Allison Carol (Germer) Beebe, 31, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away unexpectedly on December 4, 2020 at Liberty Hospital with family at her side. Allison was born April 8, 1989, in Memphis, TN, the third of four children of David and Carol (Mitchell) Germer. Allison graduated from Bellevue West High School in Bellevue, NE, […]

Neth, Mildred J.

Neth, Mildred J.

June 13, 1929 — December 3, 2020

Service: December 8, 2020

Mildred J. (Wilkerson) Neth, 91, Liberty, MO, passed away on Thursday, December 3, 2020. Mildred was a beloved mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister, aunt and friend to all. Mildred was born June 13, 1929, in Kearney, MO, to Winn and Mary D Wilkerson.  She graduated from Kearney High School and attended the University of Missouri. […]

Johnston, George Patrick Leroy

Johnston, George Patrick Leroy

March 1, 1964 — December 2, 2020

Service: December 8, 2020

George Patrick Leroy Johnston, 56, beloved brother, husband, father, uncle and grandfather was called home to be with the lord on December 2, 2020. George was a graduate of Hickman Mills High School. He worked for many years in the automotive industry at Ace Auto Fabric as an auto upholsterer and sun roof installer, he […]

Vanderpool, Sharyn Rose

Vanderpool, Sharyn Rose

February 17, 1945 — December 2, 2020

Service: December 10, 2020

Sharyn Rose (Faulkner) Vanderpool, 75, of Warsaw, Missouri, gained her wings on December 2nd, 2020 due to complications from the massive stroke she suffered in August 2020. Sharyn was born in Independence, Missouri, to Seeta Joyce (Williams) and Archie Ball Faulkner. She has two older sisters: Avis Geraldean (Faulkner) Watkins (Deceased) and Gloria Joyce (Faulkner) […]

Mayberry, Ozell

Mayberry, Ozell

August 31, 1943 — December 1, 2020

Service: December 11, 2020

Ozell Mayberry, 77, passed away December 1, 2020.  Visitation 10AM, service 11AM, Friday, December 11 at Olive Branch Missionary Baptist Church, 915 E. 59th St., Kansas City, MO; private burial in Green Lawn Cemetery.

Day, LeRoy E.

Day, LeRoy E.

December 2, 1926 — December 1, 2020

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LeRoy Earl Day, 93, passed away December 1, 2020.  Private family services with burial in Green Lawn Cemetery.

Krasovec, Mike

Krasovec, Mike

September 5, 1947 — November 29, 2020

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Mike Krasovec, 73, of Lake Tapawingo, passed away Nov. 29, 2020 from pancreatic cancer. His wishes were to be buried at Memorial Park Cemetery with no formal service. A memorial reception will be held at the Sheet Metal Workers Local 2 hall post-Covid. Mike was preceded by his sister Judy, and parents Art Krasovec and […]

Winfield, Patricia C.

Winfield, Patricia C.

September 10, 1943 — November 28, 2020

Service: December 6, 2020

Patricia C. Winfield, age 77, affectionately known as ‘Jo’ left this earthly realm on the eve of November 28th, 2020. She transitioned peacefully at home surrounded by her children. She always provided support and love for everyone and enjoyed life to the fullest while enjoying her hobbies of skilled sewing, crafting & bowling. She worked […]

Soto, Alexander DeVann

Soto, Alexander DeVann

October 7, 1998 — November 27, 2020

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On Friday, November 27, 2020, Alex Soto, loving son, brother, dog dad and friend to many, passed away at the age of 22. He was survived by his father, Danny, mother, Tracy, sister, Olivia, brother, Salvador, grandparents, aunts, uncles, and cousins. Alex was born on October 7, 1998 in North Kansas City, Missouri to Danny […]

McGaugh, Billie Joe

McGaugh, Billie Joe

March 16, 1934 — November 28, 2020

Service: December 5, 2020

Billie Joe McGaugh, 86, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away November 28, 2020, at North Kansas City Hospital. Bill was born March 16, 1934, in Fayetteville, Arkansas, the youngest of three children of Harvey and Lillie (Sullivan) McGaugh. He was united in marriage to Corbetta “Sally” Gaskins on June 14, 1953. Along with his […]

Routh, Alene Marie

Routh, Alene Marie

March 14, 1933 — November 30, 2020

Service: December 5, 2020

Our Loving Wife, Mother, Grandmother, and Friend Alene Marie Routh, 87, a longtime Belton resident, joined her Lord and Savior in Heaven on November 30, 2020, surrounded by family. Graveside services will be 1PM, Saturday, December 5 at Mt. Ayr Cemetery, Altamont, MO. Marie was born March 14, 1933, in Gallatin, MO. She was the […]

Wyrick, Marjorie L.

Wyrick, Marjorie L.

May 25, 1935 — November 26, 2020

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Marjorie “Marge” Lou (Welch) Wyrick, of Kansas City, Missouri (formerly of Gladstone, MO, Rogers, AR, Joplin, MO, Independence, MO, Blue Springs, MO, Nevada, MO and Aurora, MO), died Thursday, November 26, 2020 at Wexford Place Assisted Living Memory Care in Kansas City, Missouri. She was born on May 25, 1935, in Aurora, MO, the youngest […]

Kidwell, Dwaine Cooper

Kidwell, Dwaine Cooper

September 14, 1934 — November 27, 2020

Service: December 3, 2020

Dwaine  Cooper Kidwell. Born September 14,1934 in Versailles, Missouri. Went to spend eternity with our Lord and Savior on November 27, 2020 at the age of 86 years old with his wife and daughter at his side. He is survived by his wife Eleanor (Payne) Kidwell, daughter  Debra ( Kidwell) Oldham,  son-in-law Carl Oldham,  and […]

Klingbeil, Ruth

Klingbeil, Ruth

December 11, 1929 — November 25, 2020

Service: December 4, 2020

Ruth Klingbeil, 90, beloved daughter, wife, mother and grandmother passed away on November 25, 2020.  She was born to Harold and Jeanne Cable on December 11, 1929.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Jay Klingbeil and her daughter Sharna Campana.  She is survived by her daughters Ilana Nugent of Raymore and Monya Davenport […]

Brinkoetter, Shirley Jean

Brinkoetter, Shirley Jean

July 4, 1932 — November 27, 2020

Service: December 3, 2020

Shirley Jean Brinkoetter, age 88, of Independence, MO, went to be with the Lord on Friday, November 27, 2020. Shirley passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by family both in person and in heart. Funeral services will follow a visitation on Thursday, December 3rd, 2020, at Messiah Lutheran Church, 613 S. Main, Independence, MO; […]

Johnson, Mildred “Millie”

Johnson, Mildred “Millie”

April 2, 1923 — November 23, 2020

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Our family lost a loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, aunt, and special friend when Mildred Maxine “Millie” Johnson, 97, died Monday, November 23, 2020. Millie had a great sense of humor, laughed a lot, liked people and loved life. She was extremely generous, always helping others but reluctant to receive assistance or gifts. She was tough, […]

Leer, Nancy Ann

Leer, Nancy Ann

February 7, 1953 — November 26, 2020

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Nancy Ann Leer of Kansas City, MO, passed away November 26, 2020. Nancy was born on February 27, 1953, to Lee and Alice Hughes. After high school graduation in 1971, Nancy pursued her passion and obtained her cosmetology license. Nancy was a loving wife, sister, mother and grandmother. She enjoyed every moment with her family. […]

Stroud, Robert E.

Stroud, Robert E.

April 3, 1931 — November 21, 2020

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Robert E. Stroud, 89, of Mission Hills, Kansas, passed away peacefully on November 21, 2020 with his family and chaplain by his side. Robert was born April 3, 1931 in Granite City, Illinois. He proudly served his country in the Air Force in the early 1950s, where he played basketball and was player-manager of his […]

Hoops, Robert Michael

Hoops, Robert Michael

November 12, 1944 — November 25, 2020

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Robert Michael “Mike” Hoops, age 76, passed away November 25, 2020, with Kathie by his side. Memorial services will be scheduled at a later date. Mike was born November 12, 1944, in Kansas City, MO to Robert and Georgia (Welch) Hoops. He was a graduate of Shawnee Mission East High School. He attended Washburn University […]

Collins, Buddy Wayne

Collins, Buddy Wayne

January 1, 1941 — November 22, 2020

Service: November 28, 2020

Buddy W. Collins, age   79, passed away November 22, 2020. Visitation will be held 10:00am, Saturday Nov. 28, 2020, at First Baptist Church of Lees Summitt, 2 NE Douglas Street, Lees Summit, MO 64063, with an 11am memorial service to follow. Buddy was born January 1, 1941, in Warrensburg, MO. He received his master’s […]

Marsh, Jerry D.

Marsh, Jerry D.

June 6, 1937 — November 20, 2020

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Jerry D. Marsh, age 83, of Kansas City, Kansas, died November 20, 2020, at his residence. A memorial service is planned for late Spring of 2021 due to current pandemic restrictions. Memorial tributes may be directed to American Heart Association. Flowers and cards may be sent to the family home address. Jerry was born June […]

Buzzan Jr., Murrel W.

Buzzan Jr., Murrel W.

May 31, 1947 — November 21, 2020

Service: December 1, 2020

Murrel William “Buzz” Buzzan, Jr., 73, of Branson West, MO, and formerly of the Kansas City Northland, passed away November 21, 2020, at Cox Medical Center South in Springfield, MO. Buzz was born May 31, 1947 in Helena, Arkansas, one of three children of Murrel William and Margaret (Wilson) Buzzan. His parents preceded him in […]

Wiggins, Donald W.

Wiggins, Donald W.

March 1, 1937 — November 20, 2020

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Donald Wayne Wiggins, 83, a longtime Liberty resident, passed away November 20, 2020, at Addington Place at Shoal Creek, with his wife of 64 years, Belva, at his side. Don was born March 1, 1937, in Mercer, MO, the fourth of ten children of Ray Wiggins and Amber Evans Wiggins. He was united in marriage […]

Moss, Tammy

Moss, Tammy

August 1, 1963 — November 20, 2020

Service: November 27, 2020

Tamara Jean Snyder Moss, 57, of Kingston, MO, passed away November 20, 2020, at Shirkey’s of Richmond, MO. Tammy was born August 1, 1963, in North Kansas City, MO. Survivors include her daughters, Crystal Benwire (Michael) and Mary Beth Purcell (Mike); 11 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren; mother, Ann Reppert; father, Karle Snyder (Mary K); siblings, […]

Hill, Charles Richard

Hill, Charles Richard

January 23, 1940 — November 20, 2020

Service: November 24, 2020

Charles Richard Hill, 80, of Kansas City, MO, passed away November 20, 2020, at his home. Charlie was born January 23, 1940, in Wakenda, MO, the third son of Glen and Emma Lee Hill. He grew up in Wakenda and attended school there and in Carrollton, MO. He served in the US Army from 1958 […]

Vaughn, Rebecca J.

Vaughn, Rebecca J.

April 6, 1940 — November 20, 2020

Service: November 24, 2020

Rebecca (Becky) J. Vaughn went to be with her Lord and Savior on November 20, 2020. Private funeral services will be held Tuesday, November 24 th at the Park Lawn Chapel; Burial in Green Lawn Cemetery. In lieu, of flowers the family requests donations to the Women’s Ministries (WMs) at Calvary Assembly of God, 9320 […]

Raley, Terry

Raley, Terry

March 30, 1964 — November 19, 2020

Service: November 28, 2020

Terry Raley, 56, passed away peacefully on November 19, 2020, at home with family surrounding him. Terry was born March 30, 1964 in Bad Cannstatt (Berlin), Germany. He met his loving wife Lisa in 1991 and they were united in marriage on August 31, 1995. Lisa and Terry were best friends, often seen teasing each […]

DeWees, Rev. Jack M.

DeWees, Rev. Jack M.

January 21, 1950 — November 19, 2020

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Jack Milton DeWees, Jr. was born into life on January 21st, 1950 and he was born into Eternal Life on November 19th, 2020. Jack was born in Portland, Oregon. He spent his many adolescent years in the St. Louis Area. A graduate of Maplewood High School, Jack went on to college at William Jewell College […]

McConnell, Darlene A.

McConnell, Darlene A.

June 2, 1935 — November 18, 2020

Service: November 24, 2020

Darlene Ann McConnell, 85, of Kansas City, Mo., was called Home to be with her Lord and Savior on Wednesday, November 18, 2020. She was born June 2, 1935, in Kansas City, Mo. She was preceded in death by her loving husband Bob McConnell, son Scott Nantz, daughter Jacqueline Shoemaker, brother, Fred Borchers, and grandson […]

Pugh, Alice M.

Pugh, Alice M.

December 6, 1933 — November 19, 2020

Service: November 24, 2020

Alice M. Pugh, 86, passed away November 19, 2020. Visitation 10AM, services 11AM, Tuesday, November 24 at Cornerstone Church, 301 SE AA Hwy., Blue Springs, MO; burial in Green Lawn Cemetery. Alice was preceded in death by her husband Robert A. Pugh and her son Brian Pugh.  Survivors include her daughter Sherrie Lindsey and her […]

Snyder, Marsha J.

Snyder, Marsha J.

September 7, 1941 — November 18, 2020

Service: November 23, 2020

Marsha Jeanne (Arni) Snyder of Kansas City, Missouri, passed away at Garden Terrace on Nov. 18, 2020, after a long battle with Alzheimer’s. Daughter of Marcella and Hugo Arni, Marsha spent most of her life helping others as a nurse at Children’s Mercy Hospital, where she trained incoming nurses in the ICU. Born Sept. 7, […]

Middleton, Clarice Y.

Middleton, Clarice Y.

March 4, 1961 — November 19, 2020

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Clarice Y. Middleton, 59, passed away November 19, 2020.  Private burial in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Martin, Patricia Ann

Martin, Patricia Ann

September 10, 1938 — November 17, 2020

Service: November 25, 2020

Patricia Ann (Williams) Martin, 82, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away November 17, 2020 at Lindenwood Village in Gladstone. Pat was born September 10, 1938, in Cleveland Ohio, the younger of two children of John Henry and Anne Mary (Broderick) Williams. She was united in marriage to Robert William “Bob” Martin on March 7, […]

Blankenship, Nora Allene

Blankenship, Nora Allene

October 15, 1944 — November 14, 2020

Service: November 21, 2020

Nora Allene Blankenship, 76, of Lawson, MO, passed away peacefully on November 14, 2020, with loved ones at her side. She spent her final months at her sister Sharon’s home in Peculiar, MO. Nora was born in Independence, MO, on October 15, 1944, the middle daughter of Elmetta “Louise” (Williams) Ingalls and Irvin Franklin Ingalls. […]

Elston, Ethel M.

Elston, Ethel M.

September 13, 1924 — November 16, 2020

Service: November 19, 2020

Ethel Marie (Robertson) Elston was born on September 13, 1924, to Henry and Mable Robertson, in Hatfield Missouri. She was the oldest of four children: Ethel, Elmer, Mary, and James. All but James have preceded her in death. She married Keith Duane Elston in Davis City, Iowa on October 2, 1942. They were married for […]

Spencer, Billie Louise

Spencer, Billie Louise

January 10, 1937 — November 14, 2020

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Billie entered into the arms of our Lord on November 14th, 2020 at 11:57 a.m. during the playing of Elvis’s “Amazing Grace” surrounded by those who loved her. Billie was 83 years old. Billie L. Spencer, “Billie Lou Lou,” was born in Kansas City, Missouri on January 10th, 1937. She was the first child born […]

Hayes, Kenneth E.

Hayes, Kenneth E.

December 9, 1935 — November 15, 2020

Service: November 19, 2020

Kenneth Everett Hayes, 84, of Liberty, MO, passed away November 15, 2020, at Excelsior Springs Nursing and Rehab. Visitation will be held from10:30-11:30 am Thursday, November 19, at Park Lawn Northland Chapel, I-35 at State Route 291, Liberty, MO. Graveside services will follow at noon at Glenridge Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested […]

Swanson, Janet E.

Swanson, Janet E.

November 19, 1941 — November 13, 2020

Service: November 20, 2020

Janet Ellen Swanson, 78, died peacefully in her home surrounded by her family Friday, November 13, 2020 at 9:06 PM. With God by her side, Janet fought lung cancer for 4+ years with courage, faith and strength. Even though the battle was long and often hard, she always had a smile and an encouraging word […]

Walker, Linda R.

Walker, Linda R.

September 30, 1937 — November 14, 2020

Service: November 18, 2020

Linda Ruth (Stanton) Walker, 83, a longtime resident of Excelsior Springs, passed away November 14, 2020 at Excelsior Springs Nursing and Rehab. Linda was born September 30, 1937, in Kansas City, MO, one of ten children of Harry J. and Fern Goldie (Tunnel) Stanton. She was united in marriage to Robert Franklin Walker on February […]

Gladieux, James “Jimmy” Edward

Gladieux, James “Jimmy” Edward

March 26, 1949 — November 12, 2020

Service: November 17, 2020

James Edward “Jimmy” Gladieux, 71, of Lee’s Summit, passed away unexpectedly on November 12, 2020 at St. Joseph Medical Center, following complications from diabetes and kidney failure. Jimmy was born March 26, 1949, in Chillicothe, MO, the eldest of five children of Edward Gladieux and Jane Ellen (Williams) Gladieux. His family moved to Kansas City, […]

White, Gileann Renee

White, Gileann Renee

February 22, 1961 — November 9, 2020

Service: November 18, 2020

Gileann Renee White, age 59, passed away November 9th, 2020 after a courageous battle with cancer. She was born February 22nd, 1961, to Derral and Patricia Weber in Kansas City, Missouri. Gileann attended Raytown High School and graduated with her Bachelor’s degree from Avila University. She was a Chiefette for the Kansas City Chiefs for […]

Whiteman, Edna M.

Whiteman, Edna M.

July 9, 1921 — November 10, 2020

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Edna May (Brewer) Whiteman, 99, of Liberty, MO, passed away at home on November 10, 2020. Edna was born July 9, 1921, in Pleasant Hill, MO, one of five children of James T. and Dora May (Parker) Brewer. She was united in marriage to Edward W. Whiteman on May 27, 1948, and following his graduation […]

Carignan, Jr., Martin K.

Carignan, Jr., Martin K.

April 4, 1937 — November 11, 2020

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Martin K. Carignan, Jr., 83, of Prairie Village, KS, passed away November 11, 2020. He was born April 4, 1937, in St. Charles, MO. He retired from CertainTeed, following a career that spanned 51 years. Martin was a member of Roger E. Sherman Masonic Lodge, the Scottish Rite bodies and Ararat Shrine Temple. At Ararat, […]

Dunn, Virginia “Ginger”

Dunn, Virginia “Ginger”

June 30, 1968 — November 1, 2020

Service: November 19, 2020

Virginia Lee Marcum Dunn, “Ginger”, 52, of Parkville, passed away unexpectedly on November 1, 2020, at St. Luke’s Plaza Hospital with loved ones at her side. Ginger was born June 30, 1968, at St. Luke’s Hospital in Kansas City, MO, the eldest of two children of Jack A. and LaMoine (Oyer) Marcum. Her father preceded […]

Johnson, Virginia Lea McKeever

Johnson, Virginia Lea McKeever

November 18, 1940 — November 7, 2020

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Virginia Lea McKeever Johnson, 79, Lee’s Summit, MO, departed this life for the next on Saturday, November 7, 2020, at John Knox Village Care Center. A celebration of her life will be held at a later date, when we can gather safely and unimpeded with the people who loved her, the people she loved. Preceded […]

Tank, Mattie M.

Tank, Mattie M.

May 18, 1937 — November 8, 2020

Service: November 21, 2020

Mattie Mae Tank, age 83, of Grandview, MO, passed away on Sunday, November 8, 2020. Mattie was born in Monticello, Arkansas on May 18, 1937 to Matthew and Ossie Vincent. She was a part of a large and loving family. Mattie attended Drew High Training School. She was very active in all school activities and […]

Sherman, Marva J.

Sherman, Marva J.

March 24, 1943 — November 8, 2020

Service: November 16, 2020

Marva Jean (Crawford) Sherman, 77, passed peacefully from this life and went home to join the rest of her family in eternal peace and happiness on Sunday November 8, 2020. Marva Sherman, was born March 24, 1943 in Kansas City, Missouri. She later moved to Tulsa, Oklahoma where she attended school in the Oklahoma School […]

Kellerman, Kelvin Lee

Kellerman, Kelvin Lee

June 25, 1954 — November 7, 2020

Service: November 13, 2020

Kelvin Lee Kellerman, 66, of Lone Jack, Missouri, passed away on Saturday, October 7, 2020, from complications of COVID-19. Kelvin was born on June 25, 1954, at home in Cameron, Missouri. He was employed for nearly 50 years at Land Specialties in Raytown, Missouri, as a machinist. He enjoyed traveling, maintaining his 40 acres, Royals […]

Watson, Marvin E.

Watson, Marvin E.

January 17, 1933 — November 8, 2020

Service: November 17, 2020

Marvin E. Watson, 87, a great family man, attended Grandview Assembly for 45 years, an elder of the church, passed November 8, 2020. Survived by Norma J. Watson, his wife of 68 years, of Grandview; and children Cindy, Kenny, Bill, Tammy, Pam and spouses; eight grandchildren and ten great grandchildren. Graveside services will be 11AM, […]

Jones-Smith, Isybelle

Jones-Smith, Isybelle

September 30, 1925 — November 5, 2020

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Isybelle Jones-Smith passed on November 5th, 2020 from Coronavirus at the age of 95.  She lived a Christian, clean and healthy life. A devoted lifelong member of the Christ United Methodist Church in Independence, Missouri. She was married to Leman Everett Jones and then to Robert J. Smith. Two of the most kind and decent men […]

Green, Claudette

Green, Claudette

September 5, 1939 — October 27, 2020

Service: November 12, 2020

Claudette Althea (Ingram) Green was born September 5, 1939 to the late James and Althea Ingram, in Tulsa, Oklahoma. She is preceded in death by her two sisters, Rosetta Ingram and Joyce Boyd (Douglas); and two brothers, Maurice Gaines and James Ingram, Jr. Claudette was an active member of St. Francis de Sales Church in […]

Muzquiz, Sr., William Gregory

Muzquiz, Sr., William Gregory

April 20, 1958 — November 7, 2020

Service: November 18, 2020

William “Billy” Muzquiz was born April 20, 1958 in Kansas City, MO to Heriberto and Mary Lucy Muzquiz. Bill grew up in the Westside community, moved to the Turner community in Kansas City, Kansas, and spent his retirement years at McKenna Villa community at The Lake of the Ozarks. He was a simple, hard-working, family […]

Golden, Evelyn M.

Golden, Evelyn M.

October 17, 1938 — November 6, 2020

Service: November 12, 2020

Evelyn Marie Golden was born on October 17, 1938. She was born in Kansas City, MO. Her parents were John L Adams and her mother Bertha B. Adams. She had two brothers John Junior and William and then his sister Roberta. She met her husband Grover Lee Golden (cotton) and they got married on March […]

Daniels, Michael David

Daniels, Michael David

April 28, 1972 — November 6, 2020

Service: November 10, 2020

Michael David Daniels, 48, of Kansas City, MO, met his Savior, Friday, Nov. 6, 2020, at his home surrounded by loved ones. Mike was born April 28, 1972, to Eldon and Janet Daniels in Elgin, IL, as the youngest of three children. Mike graduated from Normal Community High School and went on to complete a […]

Warren, Myrtle Lee

Warren, Myrtle Lee

October 1, 1918 — November 4, 2020

Service: November 13, 2020

Myrtle Lee Warren, 102, passed away November 4, 2020.  Visitation 9AM, services 10AM, Friday, November 13 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd.; burial in Memorial Park Cemetery. Myrtle L. Warren was born on October 1, 1918, to the late Marcellus Phillips and Lettie Wyatt-Phillips of Holy Grove, Arkansas. She was educated in the […]

Littlejohn, Kenneth R.

Littlejohn, Kenneth R.

October 20, 1944 — November 6, 2020

Service: November 12, 2020

Kenneth Ray Littlejohn, 76, of Blue Springs, MO, passed away November 6, 2020, at Centerpoint Medical Center in Independence, MO, with loved ones at his side. Visitation will begin at 10:00 am, followed by funeral services at 11:00 am, on Thursday, November 12, at Pebble Creek Assembly of God, 13800 East 51st Street, Independence, MO. […]

Butler, Agnes M.

Butler, Agnes M.

October 6, 1926 — November 3, 2020

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Agnes M. Butler, 94, passed away November 3, 2020.  Services will be private with burial in Leavenworth National Cemetery.

Albertson, Sr., Thomas Wayne

Albertson, Sr., Thomas Wayne

November 30, 1932 — November 5, 2020

Service: November 13, 2020

Thomas W. Albertson Sr., 87, went home to be with his Lord and Savior, passing peacefully in his sleep on November 5, 2020. Visitation will begin at 9:00 am Friday, November 13th at Country Meadows Baptist Church, 4901 S. Lee’s Summit Rd. Funeral services will begin at 10:00am. Burial with military honors will be in […]

Miller, Frances Lynn

Miller, Frances Lynn

September 27, 1920 — November 6, 2020

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Frances Lynn Miller of Kansas City passed away November 6, 2020 at Ascension Living St. Joseph Place in Overland Park. Frances was born September 27, 1920 in Kansas City, MO to Ross and Priscilla Gard. She lived in Carle Place, NY; Grand Cayman Island; and Belleview, Florida before returning to Kansas City. She is survived […]

McLaughlin, Earl LeRoy

McLaughlin, Earl LeRoy

December 14, 1946 — November 5, 2020

Service: November 11, 2020

Earl LeRoy McLaughlin, 73, passed away peacefully on November 5, 2020, at home with family surrounding him. Earl was born December 14, 1946, in West Plains, MO. He met his loving wife Jeanne in 1964 and they were united in marriage on November 26, 1966. They shared a love that could not be described in […]

Dishong, Lucille E.

Dishong, Lucille E.

August 18, 1929 — November 5, 2020

Service: November 9, 2020

Lucille Elizabeth Dishong, 91, of St. Joseph, Missouri passed away peacefully on November 05, 2020, with her family by her side, tending to her, during her last days at the Kansas City Hospice House in North Kansas City. Born to the late Clarence and Sophie Speck, August 18, 1929, in Kansas City, Missouri. She was […]

Marx, Douglas Allen

Marx, Douglas Allen

July 9, 1961 — November 5, 2020

Service: November 11, 2020

Douglas Allen Marx, 59, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away November 5, 2020, at NorthCare Hospice House with family at his side. Doug was born July 9, 1961, at Ellsworth AFB, South Dakota. He graduated from Oak Park High School. Doug was united in marriage on March 10, 1990 to his wife, Karen Lynn. […]

Payne, William Junior

Payne, William Junior

February 17, 1931 — November 4, 2020

Service: November 11, 2020

William Junior Payne, 89, passed away November 4, 2020. Bill is survived by children: Kathy (David) Wolf and Bill (Claudia) Payne; six grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife Dore Sue Payne and his son Gary Payne. Visitation 12-1PM, private service to follow, Wednesday, November 11 at Park Lawn, […]

Waters, Jr., Claude C.

Waters, Jr., Claude C.

July 26, 1952 — October 26, 2020

Service: November 8, 2020

Claude C. Waters, Jr., 68, passed away October 26, 2020 in Lawrenceville, GA. “Buggie Keyters” was born July 26, 1952, and was the first child of Claude “Sonny” Waters and Josie Marie Waters. When Josie died December 23, 1958, she left her three sons Claude Jr. “Buggie”; Warren Anthony “Babe Brother”; and Kevin Renord “Squirrel” […]

Flexer, Delores “Dorie”

Flexer, Delores “Dorie”

January 10, 1943 — November 3, 2020

Service: November 8, 2020

Delores Kay (Hiatt) Flexer, 77, of Liberty, MO, passed away peacefully on November 3, 2020 surrounded by family. Dorie was born January 10, 1943, in North Kansas City, MO.  She was the eldest of three children of Walter S. and Evelyn Janice (Ensign) Hiatt. She grew up in Cameron, MO where she graduated  high school […]

Peterson, Juanita R.

Peterson, Juanita R.

April 9, 1929 — November 4, 2020

Service: November 9, 2020

Juanita Rosemarie Peterson, 91, passed away peacefully on November 4, 2020. Juanita (Rose) Peterson is survived by her sister-in-law, Dorothy Duncan; her five children, Barry Peterson (Sue), Diane Whitaker (Joe), Randy Peterson, Dennis Peterson and Brian Peterson (Linda); 12 grandchildren, 18 great grandchildren and a great-great grandson; as well as many nieces and nephews. Preceding […]

Van Beber, Elizabeth

Van Beber, Elizabeth

June 28, 1967 — November 3, 2020

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Elizabeth “Betsy” Willard Van Beber passed away on November 3, 2020 in Overland Park Ks. She was 53. Betsy came into this world on June 28, 1967 as Elizabeth Anne Willard, the daughter of James and Elizabeth “Boo” (Buffe) Willard. She was the third of five children and grew up in the Red Bridge area […]

Urias, Mary Helen

Urias, Mary Helen

July 30, 1946 — November 3, 2020

Service: November 7, 2020

Mary Helen Urias (Maria Elena Hernandez), age 74, passed away peacefully on November 3, 2020. She was born on July 30, 1946 in New Mexico to Amalia Hernandez Larez and Jose Yturralde. She grew up in Big Spring, Texas and moved to Kansas City, Missouri after she was married to Jose Valenzuela Urias on March […]

Doty, Kathy Sue

Doty, Kathy Sue

October 28, 1960 — October 29, 2020

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Kathryn Sue Doty “Kathy” of Kansas City passed away on October 29, 2020. She was 60 years old. Kathy was born on October 28, 1960 in Gladstone, Missouri. She married her husband Michael in 1982 and had two daughters, Sarah Marie and Amanda Leigh. She worked for Hallmark for 36 years. She is survived by […]

Clifton, William Edgar “Ed”

Clifton, William Edgar “Ed”

March 8, 1937 — November 2, 2020

Service: November 6, 2020

William Edgar “Ed” Clifton, age 83, of Raytown, Missouri, passed away November 2, 2020. Funeral service will be 10AM, Friday, November 6, 2020, at One Spirit United Methodist Church, 7900 Blue Ridge Blvd, Kansas City, MO, 64138, with burial following at Green Lawn Cemetery. Visitation will be held Thursday evening, 5-7PM, at Park Lawn Funeral […]

Peters, Ralph W.

Peters, Ralph W.

July 5, 1944 — November 3, 2020

Service: November 9, 2020

**Please click HERE to be directed to service live-stream link** Ralph W. Peters, of Liberty, Missouri, passed away on Tuesday, November 3, 2020 following complications from Alzheimer’s disease. Ralph was born on July 5, 1944 in Detroit, Michigan to Wayne and Pauline (Rockey) Peters. The middle of five children, Ralph grew up on Cub Lake […]

Bennett, Leta Louetta

Bennett, Leta Louetta

January 30, 1927 — November 2, 2020

Service: November 6, 2020

Leta Louetta Bennett, age 93, entered her heavenly home on Monday, November 2nd, 2020. She passed away peacefully in her sleep, at her home in Lee’s Summit, MO. Funeral services will be held at Parklawn Funeral Home on November 6 with a visitation time from 12-1 pm, memorial service (outside) at 1 pm, and graveside […]

Beatty, Shelby Dawn

Beatty, Shelby Dawn

February 22, 1991 — November 1, 2020

Service: November 6, 2020

Shelby Dawn Beatty, 29, of Independence, MO, passed away November 1, 2020, at her home. She was born February 22, 1991, in Goshen, Indiana. She worked as a hair stylist for Sports Clips in Liberty and Independence. Survivors include her son, Royal Marzel Lamb; and parents, Colleen Beatty and Kelley Schilb, and Jerry Beatty; as […]

Heselton, Dolores Ann

Heselton, Dolores Ann

July 25, 1932 — October 30, 2020

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Dolores A. Heselton, 88, passed away October 30, 2020. Dolores was born July 25, 1932. She was preceded in death by her husband, Morris Heselton; parents Wesley and Sophie Nunn; and daughter Jennifer Garten. Survivors include her daughter, Debbie Anderssen; 3 grandsons; and 3 great grandchildren.  Services will be postponed until the Spring.

Pifer, Rose Anne

Pifer, Rose Anne

January 25, 1929 — November 2, 2020

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Anne Pifer, age 91, passed away on November 2, 2020. Anne was born on January 25, 1929, on a farm in Brookfield, Missouri, the youngest of 8 children of Charles and Edna Burch. When she was a little girl, her family lost the farm during the Great Depression and moved to Kansas City. In 1948, […]

Capps, Robert C.

Capps, Robert C.

November 18, 1947 — November 1, 2020

Service: November 7, 2020

**Click here to view live-stream of services** Robert Casteel Capps, 72, of Liberty, Missouri passed away Sunday, November 1, 2020 due to complications from Alzheimer’s disease. A private memorial service will be held on Saturday November 7, at 2:00 PM at Park Lawn Northland Chapel, to be presided over by David Fulk. A live-stream of […]

Wesson, Sammie

Wesson, Sammie

January 24, 1924 — October 27, 2020

Service: November 4, 2020

Sammie Wesson, 96, passed away October 27, 2020.  Visitation will be 9-1030AM, Wednesday, November 4 at Park Lawn, 8251 Hillcrest Rd.

VanBibber, Leslie Ray “Les”

VanBibber, Leslie Ray “Les”

November 17, 1946 — November 1, 2020

Service: November 11, 2020

Leslie Ray “Les” VanBibber, 73, a lifelong Liberty resident, passed away November 1, 2020. He was born November 17, 1946, in Liberty, MO. He was the son of Edward Patrick VanBibber and Frances J. (Harris) Van Bibber Harbaugh. Les had three siblings, Carl Caylor, Roberta Gibbs and Edna Jackson. Les served in the US Army […]

McLerran, Jay D.

McLerran, Jay D.

October 7, 1943 — October 31, 2020

Service: November 10, 2020

On Saturday, October 31, 2020, Jay McLerran, passed away at the age of 77. Jay was born in Clinton, MO to James and Leora (Copenhaver) McLerran. He honorably served in the U.S. Air Force from 1963 to 1971. On April 27, 1968 he married the love of his life, Matilda Borkowski. During their 52 years […]

Dohn, Sandra Lynne

Dohn, Sandra Lynne

June 20, 1951 — October 31, 2020

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Sandra Lynne Dohn, 69, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away peacefully on October 31, 2020, at NorthCare Hospice House with her husband of 39 years at her side. Sandy was born June 20, 1951, in St. Louis, MO, the daughter of Ethridge V. and Rosalee M. (Pollard) Battles. Along with her parents, Sandy was […]

Kenney, Gloria A.

Kenney, Gloria A.

November 27, 1928 — October 31, 2020

Service: November 9, 2020

Gloria A. Kenney, 91, passed away October 31, 2020. Visitation will be 9-10AM, Monday, November 9 at Park Lawn, 8251 Hillcrest Rd.; 10:30AM graveside service at Forest Hill Cemetery.

Cummings, Larry

Cummings, Larry

March 13, 1949 — October 29, 2020

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It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Lawrence Kent “Larry” Cummings, 71, on October 29, 2020 at his home in Liberty, MO. Anyone who knew Larry knew what a great man he was. If you were part of his family, he was your rock. If you were not a part of […]

Duxbury, Robert B.

Duxbury, Robert B.

February 24, 1928 — October 29, 2020

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Robert Bird Duxbury, age 92, of Gladstone, Missouri, passed away October 29, 2020. He was born February 24, 1928, to Bird Price and Annetta May Duxbury in Kansas City, KS. He served during WWII in the Navy from 1945-1946 as a Motor Machinist Mate Third Class, and again in the Reserves from 1947-1955. He worked […]

Mentch, Frances V.

Mentch, Frances V.

April 13, 1919 — October 27, 2020

Service: November 5, 2020

Frances V. Mentch, 101 years old, passed away peacefully in her sleep in Charlottesville, VA surrounded by her loving family. Her funeral Mass will be at St. James’ Catholic Church in Liberty, MO on November 5, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. with Reverend Michael Roach officiating. Burial will follow at Mount Washington Cemetery, Independence, MO. Arrangements […]

Lash, Patricia Lynn

Lash, Patricia Lynn

July 22, 1944 — October 28, 2020

Service: November 4, 2020

Patricia Lynn Lash, 76, passed away peacefully at her home in Liberty, MO, on October 28, 2020, with her husband Jack at her side. Pat was born July 22, 1944, in Atchison, KS, the daughter of Leonard A. and Ethel Virginia (Beagle) Gassert. Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by siblings, Dave, […]

Spearman, Lonnie

Spearman, Lonnie

February 29, 1932 — October 15, 2020

Service: October 30, 2020

Lonnie Spearman was born February 29, 1932 in Hodge, MO to the union of Alonzo Alfred King and Laura Frances King. She passed October 15, 2020. Her parents, her husband, one sister, one daughter, one son and three grandsons preceded her in death. Lonnie accepted Christ at a young age. She was an active member […]

Morgan, Mary Joyce

Morgan, Mary Joyce

September 3, 1927 — October 25, 2020

Service: October 29, 2020

Mary Joyce Morgan (Leonard), 93, of Raytown went to her eternal home on October 25, 2020 at St. Luke’s East Hospital in Lee’s Summit. Joyce was born on September 3, 1927 in Wheaton, Illinois to Elton Gordon and Mary Frances Leonard. She was married to Donald David Moore from December 20, 1947 until his death […]

Owensby, Richard Dow

Owensby, Richard Dow

February 14, 1949 — October 24, 2020

Service: October 30, 2020

Richard D. Owensby, 71, passed away on the afternoon of Saturday October 24 surrounded by his daughters and wife Sharon Sue Owensby. He battled brain cancer for over 3 years before peacefully falling asleep. He was born on Valentine’s Day in 1949 in Kansas City MO, the son of E.D. and Elaine Owensby. Richard served […]

Golden, Joseph Michael

Golden, Joseph Michael

May 23, 1937 — October 24, 2020

Service: October 30, 2020

Joseph Michael Golden, 83, passed away October 24, 2020, at home in Liberty, MO. He was born May 23, 1937, in New York City, NY, the son of Joseph David and Mary Ellen (Carver) Golden. He served in the US Army from 1962 until 1964. Joe was united in marriage to Catherine Ann Kerrigan on […]

Smeltzer, Jr., Loyal K.

Smeltzer, Jr., Loyal K.

July 7, 1938 — October 24, 2020

Service: November 2, 2020

Loyal Kenneth “Butch” Smeltzer, Jr., 82, of Liberty, MO, went to his heavenly home on October 24, 2020, at Tiffany Springs Rehabilitation Center. Butch was born July 7, 1938, in Goshen, IN, the son of Loyal Kenneth and Ruby Bell (Weaver) Smeltzer. He was united in marriage to Nola Louise Davis on September 25, 1960. […]

Mills, Daniel Lee

Mills, Daniel Lee

May 21, 1953 — October 20, 2020

Service: October 27, 2020

Daniel Lee Mills, 67, passed away October 20, 2020.  A memorial visitation will be 5-8PM, Tuesday, October 27 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd.

McAdams, Donald Paul

McAdams, Donald Paul

October 16, 1931 — October 21, 2020

Service: November 14, 2020

** Click HERE to view live-stream of services ** Donald Paul McAdams, 89 of Laurie, Missouri, passed away peacefully at the home on October 21, 2020. He was born October 16, 1931 in Kansas City, KS. Don served in the U.S. Army from 1952 to 1954. He graduated from The Signal School and became an […]

Harris, Carol J.

Harris, Carol J.

June 19, 1936 — October 20, 2020

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Carol J. (Hollensbe) Harris, 84, passed away October 20, 2020.  Carol Jean was the first of four children born to Ted and Esther Hollensbe. She was born in Kansas City Missouri and moved with the family to Maryville, MO in her teens. She graduated from Horace Mann High School in June of 1954 and married Don […]

Dietz, William Kieth

Dietz, William Kieth

July 5, 1926 — October 22, 2020

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It is with great sadness that we share the passing of our beloved father and grandfather, William Dietz. Besides being the constant pillar of our family, he was also a beloved star of Kansas City advertising history, as the memorable TV character & local commercial icon, “Colonel Billy”. At the height of his popularity in […]

Milum, Selma L.

Milum, Selma L.

September 28, 1925 — October 21, 2020

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The precious soul of Selma Milum, 95 years, a servant of the Lord slipped peacefully into eternal glory at The Baptist Home in Chillicothe, MO on October 21, 2020. Selma (nickname Cherie) was born to Dorothy Grove-Orchard and Earl Orchard on September 28, 1925 in Birch Tree, Missouri. Growing up during the Great Depression in […]

Henry, Michael Wayne “Mick”

Henry, Michael Wayne “Mick”

October 13, 1958 — July 4, 2020

Service: November 6, 2020

With profound sorrow and sadness, the family of Michael Wayne “Mick” Henry announces his unexpected passing on July 4, 2020, age 61, at St. Luke’s East Hospital. Mick was born October 13, 1958 in Springfield, MO to Arthur Dale and Virginia Ruth (Chancellor) Henry. Mick is survived and will be forever lovingly remembered by his […]

Gibson, Alice M.

Gibson, Alice M.

November 15, 1937 — October 20, 2020

Service: October 23, 2020

Alice Marie (Branson) Gibson, 82, of Independence, MO, passed away October 20, 2020 at St. Luke’s Hospice House with Dylse, her husband of 57 years, at her side. Alice was born November 15, 1937, in Maryville, MO. She was united in marriage to Roger Dylse Gibson on February 1, 1963. Alice was preceded in death […]

Myers, Madge Louise

Myers, Madge Louise

December 8, 1914 — October 17, 2020

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Madge L. Myers passed away on Saturday, October 17, 2020. She was born December 8, 1914, in Townsend, Montana to Mabel E. and Arthur E. Myers. She was preceded in death by her parents and her brother, George V. Myers. She is survived by her sister-in-law, Christine Myers of Glenview, Illinois, and her three nieces […]

Lewis, Jr., Fred Henry

Lewis, Jr., Fred Henry

September 27, 1957 — October 16, 2020

Service: October 24, 2020

Fred Henry “Freddy” Lewis, 63, of Kansas City, MO passed on October 16, 2020. Visitation 5-8pm Oct. 23 at Park Lawn Funeral Home (8251 Hillcrest Road, Kansas City, MO 64138), masks are required. Funeral 1pm Oct. 24 at Greenwood Cemetery (1251 SE Hook Lane, Lee’s Summit, MO 64082), everyone is welcome for this graveside service […]

Lewis, Robert W.

Lewis, Robert W.

March 29, 1963 — October 16, 2020

Service: October 24, 2020

Robert Wayne “Bobby” Lewis, 57, of Kansas City, MO passed on October 16, 2020. Visitation 5-8pm Oct. 23 at Park Lawn Funeral Home (8251 Hillcrest Road, Kansas City, MO 64138), masks are required. Funeral 1pm Oct. 24 at Greenwood Cemetery (1251 SE Hook Lane, Lee’s Summit, MO 64082), everyone is welcome for this graveside service […]

Davidson, Alma J.

Davidson, Alma J.

November 1, 1939 — October 17, 2020

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Alma J. Davidson, 80, passed away October 17, 2020. Alma was born November 1, 1939 in Kansas City, MO to William A. and Annie M. (Johnson) Davidson. She worked for TWA and as a customer service supervisor for Missouri Gas Energy before retiring after 31 years. Private services with burial in Green Lawn Cemetery. Alma […]

Shelton, Phillip B.

Shelton, Phillip B.

December 7, 1938 — October 15, 2020

Service: October 22, 2020

Phillip B. Shelton, 81, died peacefully in his sleep October 15, 2020. Visitation will be 6-8PM, Thursday, October 22, 2020, with military honors being rendered at 6:15PM, at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd. In lieu of flowers please make donations to: IAFF Local 42 of Greater Kansas City, KCFD Community Assistance Program, Attention: […]

Hinshaw, Mary “Mick”

Hinshaw, Mary “Mick”

November 19, 1939 — October 14, 2020

Service: October 24, 2020

Mary Elizabeth (Mick) Hinshaw, 80, of Liberty, MO, and former longtime Lathrop resident, passed away October 14, 2020 at Ashton Court in Liberty. Mary was born November 19, 1939, in Lathrop, MO, one of 11 children of John and Gertrude (Combs) Hawkins. Along with her parents, Mary was preceded in death by eight siblings and […]

Ambrose, Vertis

Ambrose, Vertis

November 25, 1923 — October 14, 2020

Service: October 20, 2020

Vertis Ambrose, age 96, passed away on October 14, 2020. He was born November 25, 1923 in Buffalo, Kansas to the late Albert and Clara Ambrose. He was married to the love of his life, Jean Bushfield, from April 22, 1945 until her death in 2006. He served in the United States Army Air Force […]

Ferguson, Donald L.

Ferguson, Donald L.

July 15, 1934 — October 15, 2020

Service: October 20, 2020

Donald Lee Ferguson, well known drywall man, 86, passed away October 15, 2020. Graveside services will be 2PM, Tuesday, October 20 at Green Lawn Cemetery, 8251 Hillcrest Rd. Donald was preceded in death by his son Timothy and his stepson Steve. He is survived by his wife Judith Ferguson, her children Gina, Kim and Nick, […]

Provost, Francis Albert

Provost, Francis Albert

July 27, 1922 — October 13, 2020

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Francis Albert Provost was born July 27, 1922, in Trout Creek, Michigan, to Oscar and Olga (Anderson) Provost. He spent most of his years growing up in Crosby, Minnesota. Following graduation from Crosby High School, Frank joined the National Guard.  He was called to active duty in the US Army, moving to California, Texas and […]

Siebenmorgen, Tyler M.

Siebenmorgen, Tyler M.

July 29, 1994 — October 11, 2020

Service: October 19, 2020

Tyler Michael Siebenmorgen, 26, son, brother, friend and father, passed away October 11, 2020.  Visitation will be 12-1PM, Monday, October 19 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd.; 1PM graveside service at Green Lawn Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, please see gofundme.com/f/funeral-for-tyler-siebenmorgan. Tyler loved home cooked meals, Chiefs football, making people laugh, drinking milk straight […]

Hylton, James M.

Hylton, James M.

November 26, 1962 — October 11, 2020

Service: October 17, 2020

James Michael (Mickey) Hylton, 57, of Bates City, Missouri passed away unexpectedly on October 11th, just hours after the passing of his mother. Mickey had numerous health issues but we think he just died of a broken heart. Mickey was born in 1962 in Kansas City, Missouri to Edward and Sarah (Ellis) Hylton. He was […]

Ellis, Sarah L.

Ellis, Sarah L.

June 6, 1942 — October 11, 2020

Service: October 17, 2020

Sarah Ellis, 78, of Blue Springs, Missouri, passed over into eternal sleep on October 11th 2020, surrounded by her family. Sarah was born in 1942 in Keytesville, Missouri to Lewis and Fannie (Sanderson) Ellis. She was the first of 4 children. Sarah is preceded into death by both of her parents. Sarah also lost her […]

McWhorter, Addie Ann

McWhorter, Addie Ann

March 16, 1934 — October 10, 2020

Service: October 20, 2020

Addie Ann McWhorter, 86, passed away October 10, 2020.  Visitation will be 12-1PM, Tuesday, October 20 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, MO 64138; 1PM graveside services at Memorial Park Cemetery.

Rasmussen, Georgia R.

Rasmussen, Georgia R.

May 12, 1936 — October 11, 2020

Service: October 17, 2020

Georgia Ruth (Ruthie) Rasmussen, 84, passed away October 11, 2020.  She was born in Monett, MO, graduated from Monett High School. Married Donald L. Rasmussen on May 29, 1954 and moved to Kansas City, MO. She was a homemaker, she babysat and ironed for extra income early in her marriage. She later worked as church secretary […]

Gibbs, Elijah Lee

Gibbs, Elijah Lee

November 1, 1926 — September 29, 2020

Service: October 17, 2020

Sturkie, Arkansas – Elijah Lee Gibbs born to George W. Gibbs and Ida Faris Gibbs. Elijah gained his heavenly home September 29, 2020. In death he joined his parents, 6 brothers, 1 sister and 1 daughter. He is preceded in death by his wife of 70 years, Monnie Gibbs. He was a member of the […]

Maguire, Charlotte Ann

Maguire, Charlotte Ann

August 18, 1940 — October 9, 2020

Service: October 13, 2020

Charlotte Ann Maguire, 80, of Raymore, MO, passed away Friday, October 9, 2020, with her family by her side. Public visitation will be held from 12-noon to 1 PM, followed by services on Tuesday, October 13, 2020 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Road, Kansas City, MO. Burial to follow services in Memorial Park […]

Hughes, Betty J.

Hughes, Betty J.

April 3, 1947 — October 6, 2020

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Betty J. Hughes, 73, passed away at home, October 6, 2020, in the loving arms of her husband, Ronnie Hughes, and her daughter, Lisa Eaton. She fought a long and brave battle of lung disease, but now she rests peacefully. Betty was a happy, beautiful, fun, and loving woman. Betty was born April 3, 1947, […]

Hanner, Richard “Dick”

Hanner, Richard “Dick”

February 15, 1938 — October 6, 2020

Service: October 13, 2020

Richard Allen “Dick” Hanner, 82, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away October 6, 2020 at his home. He was born February 15, 1938, in Minneapolis, MN. Dick served in the U.S. Navy from 1956 until 1975, and following military retirement worked as a Meteorologist for the National Weather Service. He was a graduate of […]

Jefferson, Karyn M.

Jefferson, Karyn M.

May 30, 1946 — October 7, 2020

Service: October 14, 2020

Karyn M. Jefferson, 74, passed away October 7, 2020.  Karyn M. Jefferson, 74, passed away October 7, 2020. Karyn was born to Margaret Perry and Robert Oakes. She was a factory worker truck driver trainer for 15 years, later retiring from Sprint as a customer service representative. Karyn was a devoted Child of God, mother, […]

Andersen, Wanda M.

Andersen, Wanda M.

October 5, 1930 — October 3, 2020

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Wanda Marlene (Bingaman) Andersen, 89, beloved mother, grandmother, great grandmother, and wife, went to be with her heavenly father on October 3, 2020. Wanda was born and raised in Des Moines, Iowa and received an associate’s degree at Graceland College. She spent most of her life supporting her husband, Dick, in his ministry for the […]

Karoutzos, John G.

Karoutzos, John G.

September 14, 1943 — September 30, 2020

Service: October 10, 2020

John G. Karoutzos, 77, passed away September 30, 2020 at his home. John was born September 14, 1943 in Agiorgitika, Tripoli, Greece to George and Basiliki (Doanis) Karoutzos who both have preceded him in death. He is survived by his wife Arsenia Karoutzos; son George Karoutzos; son Steven Karoutzos and his wife Jennifer; grandchildren Alexander […]

Payne, Dora Sue

Payne, Dora Sue

March 8, 1934 — October 4, 2020

Service: October 7, 2020

Dora Sue Payne, 86, passed away October 4, 2020. Dora is survived by husband Bill “Junior” Payne; children: Kathy (David) Wolf and Bill (Claudia) Payne; six grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her son Gary Payne. Visitation 1-2PM, private service to follow, Wednesday, October 7 at Park Lawn, 8251 Hillcrest […]

Pierce, June Anita

Pierce, June Anita

July 18, 1924 — October 3, 2020

Service: January 1, 2021

June Anita Pierce, age 96, passed away October 3, 2020.  She was born July 18, 1924, to Ira and Lillie (Gore) Wagner in Edwardsville, KS. She was preceded in death by her husband, Travis Pierce, and her son, John Patrick Phelan Jr.  She is survived by her daughters, Patricia (Tom) Cabarga of Chapel Hill, NC, […]

Heyer, Delmar L.

Heyer, Delmar L.

July 11, 1929 — October 3, 2020

Service: October 8, 2020

Our Beloved Husband, Dad and Grandfather left this earthly home to be with his precious Savior on October 3, 2020. Delmar L Heyer was born July 11, 1929 in Higginsville, Missouri to; Chris and Mathilda (Fischer) Heyer. Del was the youngest of 8 children. He might have been the youngest but he was never babied. […]

Mohn, H. Charlene

Mohn, H. Charlene

February 20, 1934 — October 1, 2020

Service: October 10, 2020

Mrs. Helen “Charlene” Mohn, age 86, of Raytown Mo. had the great privilege of meeting her Savior face to face on Thursday, October 1st, 2020. Charlene passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family. She was welcomed into this world on February 20th, 1934, at her parent’s country home in Laredo Mo. After moving to […]

Tapp Jr., Lewis Waller

Tapp Jr., Lewis Waller

January 4, 1930 — September 30, 2020

Service: October 7, 2020

LEWIS WALLER TAPP, JR. Lewis Waller Tapp Jr., 90, of rural Liberty, MO and Oak Pointe of Kearney, died September 30, 2020 at Liberty Hospital. Lewis was born on January 4, 1930, near Kearney, MO, the youngest child of Lewis Waller and Mary Jane (Searcy) Tapp. He was united in marriage to Joyce Wood on […]

Johnson, Rose Mary

Johnson, Rose Mary

January 25, 1925 — October 1, 2020

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Rose Mary Johnson, 95, of Overland Park, KS, passed away on October 1, 2020. She was preceded in death by her husband Noble Richard L Johnson, father and mother Truman and Gladys Williamson and brother Jack Williamson. She leaves behind daughters Karen (Gary) Merriman of Shawnee, KS and Janet (Kevin) Jilka of Norton, KS; son […]

Brown, Mary Elizabeth “Libby”

Brown, Mary Elizabeth “Libby”

February 27, 1936 — September 29, 2020

Service: October 1, 2020

Mary Elizabeth “Libby” Brown, 84, of Holt, MO, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family at 12:08 am on Tuesday, September 29, 2020 at Liberty Hospital in Liberty, MO. A visitation is scheduled from 5-6:30 pm on Thursday, October 1, at Park Lawn Northland Chapel, I-35 at State Route 291, Liberty, MO. A private graveside […]

Cato, Smith Randolph

Cato, Smith Randolph

April 23, 1926 — September 23, 2020

Service: October 3, 2020

*** CLICK HERE TO STREAM SERVICES *** (Please NOTE: streaming begins at 10:30 AM (CST), Saturday, October 3, 2020, with services beginning at 11:00 AM (CST). Smith R. Cato. 94, passed away peacefully on Sept. 23, 2020 with family at his side. The youngest of 12 children, he was born in Vernon, OK to John […]

Oxley, Lawrence E.

Oxley, Lawrence E.

May 24, 1937 — September 27, 2020

Service: October 1, 2020

Lawrence E. Oxley, 83, of North Kansas City, MO, died Sunday, September 27, 2020, at North Kansas City Hospital. He was born May 24, 1937, in Kansas City, MO. He is preceded in death by his parents Charles Jerome and Agnes Marie (Hartnett) Oxley, and two brothers Jerry and Donald Oxley and one sister Kathryn […]

Faulkenberry, Anna Faye

Faulkenberry, Anna Faye

October 5, 1933 — September 27, 2020

Service: October 3, 2020

Anna Faye Faulkenberry, 86, of Kansas City, MO, passed away at her home on Sunday, September 27, 2020. Visitation will be 9AM, with services at 10AM, Saturday, October 3 at Park Lawn, 8251 Hillcrest Rd.; burial in Green Lawn Cemetery. Anna Faye was born on October 5, 1933 in Byron, AR to David and Addie […]

Wakefield, Jr., Richard Lee

Wakefield, Jr., Richard Lee

July 30, 1934 — September 26, 2020

Service: October 3, 2020

Richard Lee Wakefield, Jr., 86, Oak Grove, MO, passed away September 26, 2020 at his home. Visitation will be 1PM, with services to follow at 2PM, Saturday, October 3 at Englewood Church, 10628 E. Winner Rd., Independence, MO 64052; private burial in Missouri Veterans Cemetery, Higginsville, MO. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made […]

Pace, J. William

Pace, J. William

December 3, 1933 — September 20, 2020

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J William Pace passed away on September 20, 2020 after a long bout with heart disease. He was born in Stone County, MO on December 3, 1933 to Willian “Roscoe” Pace and Leota Bell Ray Pace, and graduated Reeds Spring High School in 1951. The Pace’s moved into the Stone County area shortly after the […]

McKinley, Nancy Ann

McKinley, Nancy Ann

March 22, 1938 — September 23, 2020

Service: September 29, 2020

Nancy Ann (Shubert) McKinley, 82, a lifelong Liberty resident, passed away peacefully on September 23, 2020, at Liberty Hospital with family at her side. Visitation will be held from 5-7 pm Monday, September 28, at Park Lawn Northland Chapel, I-35 at State Route 291, Liberty, MO. 64068. A funeral service celebrating Nancy’s life will be […]

Gailey, Marilyn M.

Gailey, Marilyn M.

February 9, 1938 — September 19, 2020

Service: October 3, 2020

Marilyn Marie Poland Gailey, 82, of Blue Springs, MO went to be with the Lord on September 19, 2020 in Kansas City, MO. She was a loving and devoted wife, mother, gardener and a talented musician. A lover of God and music, she served many years as pianist at First Baptist Church of Elon, Covenant […]

Frogge, Dorothy Jean (Smith)

Frogge, Dorothy Jean (Smith)

November 20, 1932 — September 21, 2020

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Dorothy Jean (Smith) Frogge, 87, passed away September 21, 2020. The family remembered Dorothy at a private graveside service at Palestine Cemetery respecting her concern for the health and safety of extended family and friends. Dorothy was born November 20, 1932 in Kansas City, MO to Frank Charles and Mable Ruby (Jackson) Smith. After graduating […]

Copowycz, Lois C.

Copowycz, Lois C.

June 18, 1919 — September 23, 2020

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Lois C. Copowycz, (ne Lombardi), was born in Mt. Vernon, New York to Sarah and James Lombardi. She attended Bedford-Stuyvesant High School and Business School then worked for Best & Co. in New York City. On June 10, 1945, Lois and Walter Joseph Copowycz were married at Immaculate Conception Church in the Bronx, New York […]

Sims, Connie Lee

Sims, Connie Lee

November 26, 1946 — September 21, 2020

Service: September 26, 2020

Connie Lee Sims, 73, of Harrisonville, Mo., passed away Monday, September 21, 2020, in Lee’s Summit, Mo.  Public welcomed visitation will be from 9-10 AM, Saturday, September 26, at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Road, Kansas City, Mo. 64138. Memorial services will be semi-private (due to occupancy restrictions of not more than 30 people).  Flowers […]

Emanuel, Ruth M.

Emanuel, Ruth M.

September 17, 1928 — September 22, 2020

Service: September 28, 2020

Ruth M. Emanuel, 92, passed away September 22, 2020. Ruth was preceded in death by her husband Elmer “Bill” Emanuel, her sister Leola Montgomery and her brother Bob Wolford. Survivors include her son Jerry Emanuel, grandson Addison Emanuel, great grandson Lawson Emanuel and brother Bill Wolford. Visitation will be 10-10:30AM, Monday, September 28 at Park […]

Barragan, Sherry Elaine

Barragan, Sherry Elaine

July 12, 1946 — September 22, 2020

Service: September 28, 2020

Sherry Elaine Barragan, 74, passed away September 22, 2020. Visitation will be 12-1PM, Monday, September 28 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd.; 130PM graveside service at Oak Ridge Memorial Gardens, Independence, MO.

Taylor, Theresa M.

Taylor, Theresa M.

November 3, 1930 — September 21, 2020

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My Aunt and Godmother, Theresa M. Taylor, slipped into heaven in late September. Waiting to greet her there were her parents, Charles and Helen, and her siblings, Chuck, Mary Ann, Rosemary, Tom and Delores. Left to mourn her passage are sisters Tudy, Berta, Pat and Margie, her caretakers Chris and Charlie, numerous nieces and nephews […]

Ives, Doris J.

Ives, Doris J.

November 13, 1936 — September 20, 2020

Service: September 24, 2020

Doris J. Ives, 83, of Prairie Village, Kansas went to be with the Lord, Sunday September 20, 2020, while at home with family. There will be a graveside service at 2 PM Thursday September 24th, 2020 at Park Lawn Cemetery, 8251 Hillcrest Rd, Kansas City, MO 64138. Doris was born November 13, 1936 in Decaturville, […]

Clemens, Sr., Robert K.

Clemens, Sr., Robert K.

July 5, 1950 — September 19, 2020

Service: September 25, 2020

Robert K. Clemens, Sr., age 70, passed away unexpectedly September 19th, 2020, at St Luke’s hospital after a short battle with pneumonia. Robert is survived by his four children Robert Jr. and Yandelin Jackie Clemens, Timothy Sears and wife, Melissa and Argenis Clemens Rubio, Michelle and David Sears/Valeno; 7 siblings: Kathleen Papas, Jack Clemens, Patricia […]

Vater, Earnest L. “Earnie”

Vater, Earnest L. “Earnie”

January 10, 1959 — September 19, 2020

Service: September 26, 2020

Earnest Leo “Earnie” Vater passed away on September 19th at Research Medical Center at the age of 61. He was preceded in death by his parents Earnest Joseph and Margaret Ellen Vater. He is survived by his children Michael Vater of Lee’s Summit and Kayla (Ben) Keating of Belton. He was born on January 10th, […]

Aull, Judy P.

Aull, Judy P.

July 21, 1934 — September 17, 2020

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Judy Pauline Staples Aull, 86, of Kansas City, Missouri, passed away peacefully with family by her side on September 17, 2020. Judy was born on July 21, 1934 in Dumas, Arkansas. The third and youngest child of Upton and Bonnie Staples. She is survived by her loving husband David Aull; her three daughters: Debbie, Donna, […]

Johnson, Wallace L.

Johnson, Wallace L.

June 15, 1933 — August 29, 2020

Service: September 24, 2020

Wallace L. Johnson, 87, passed away August 29, 2020.  Visitation will be 9AM, services to follow at 10AM, Thursday, September 24 at Park Lawn, 8251 Hillcrest Rd.; burial in Leavenworth National Cemetery.

Giannios, Edith

Giannios, Edith

February 10, 1922 — September 14, 2020

Service: September 22, 2020

Edith Giannios, 98, passed away September 14, 2020. Edith was born on February 10, 1922 in Kansas City, Missouri. She was the daughter of George and Anastasia (Baroutas) Jianas. She attended Longfellow Elementary School and Westport High School. As a young woman, Edith worked in the family businesses, the Green Mill Restaurant and Candy Stores. […]

Burnside, Sr., Gary Ray

Burnside, Sr., Gary Ray

March 10, 1950 — September 13, 2020

Service: September 21, 2020

The Homecoming Celebration of Gary Ray Burnside, Sr. Mr. Gary Ray Burnside, Sr. was born on March 10, 1950 in Plattesburg, MO to Roland Burnside and Opal Saunders. He graduated from Westport High School in 1969. He went on to work at Metropolitan Community College for 27 years. He married Ann Louise Gordon on November […]

Hayes, Erma Lucille

Hayes, Erma Lucille

September 16, 1929 — September 7, 2020

Service: September 26, 2020

Erma Lucille Hayes, 90, of Kansas City, MO, passed away peacefully on September 7, 2020. Graveside services will be at 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, September 26th at Greenmoore Memorial Gardens, Barnett, MO. Erma was born on September 16, 1929, in Barnett, Mo. She was the first born child of 10 to Louis and Bernice Hicks […]

Miller, Donna Jean

Miller, Donna Jean

July 12, 1943 — September 13, 2020

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Donna Jean Miller, 77, of Overland Park, KS, peacefully passed away on September 13, 2020, after a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease. Donna was born in Kansas City, Wyandotte County, KS to Charles and Josephine (née Ruck) Miller on July 12, 1943. She married Roy B. Miller on September 8, 1962, celebrating 58 years of […]

House, Dale E.

House, Dale E.

May 7, 1930 — September 11, 2020

Service: September 18, 2020

Dale E. House, 90, passed away September 11, 2020.  Graveside services will be 1PM, Friday, September 18 at Memorial Park, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, MO.

Hodge, Martha L.

Hodge, Martha L.

September 30, 1928 — September 5, 2020

Service: September 19, 2020

We celebrate the life and work of Martha Hodge, who was a faithful servant of the Lord until her passing on September 5, 2020, in Sarasota, Florida, 25 days before her 92nd birthday. Sister Martha was a member of Rosser-Simpson CME Church, for over 50 years; until its closing in 2018, Reverend Carmen Williams was […]

Sawvell, Onda Lee

Sawvell, Onda Lee

January 16, 1938 — September 12, 2020

Service: September 16, 2020

Onda Lee Savwell, 82,of Grain Valley, Missouri passed away September 12, 2020, at her home. Visitation will be held from 12-1:30 PM, Wednesday, September 16 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd, Kansas City, MO 64138; Graveside Service at Memorial Park Cemetery at 1:30 PM. Onda was born January 16, 1938 in Maryville, MO. […]

Weber, James “Jim” M.

Weber, James “Jim” M.

July 1, 1946 — September 11, 2020

Service: September 16, 2020

James Milton Weber, former Division Chief of the Liberty, Missouri Fire Department, passed away September 11, 2020. Jim was born July 1, 1946, in Laredo, MO, the elder of two children of Herman “Micky” and Marjorie “Rose” (Peterie) Weber. He graduated from Laredo High School and soon joined the US Navy. Jim served from 1964 […]

Easley, Billie Clifton

Easley, Billie Clifton

May 28, 1927 — September 12, 2020

Service: September 14, 2020

Billie Clifton Easley, 93, of rural Holt, MO, passed away September 12, 2020, at his home. Billie was born in 1927 in rural Mosby, MO, the eldest of six children. His parents, Harry and Ruth Easley, and all five siblings, Bobbie, Berton, Betty, Wayne and Rubin preceded him in death. Billie leaves behind his wife […]

Knox, Patricia L.

Knox, Patricia L.

November 30, 1943 — September 9, 2020

Service: September 17, 2020

Patricia Lucille “Patti” Knox, 76, of Liberty, MO, passed away September 9, 2020, at her home. Visitation will be held from 10-11 am on Thursday, September 17, at Park Lawn Northland Chapel, Liberty. Graveside services will follow the visitation at Greenlawn Cemetery in Plattsburg, MO at 11:30 am. In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested […]

Cochran, Sr., Mickey Joel

Cochran, Sr., Mickey Joel

September 16, 1936 — September 10, 2020

Service: September 16, 2020

Mickey Joel Cochran, Sr., 83, passed away September 10, 2020.  Mickey Sr. was born in Kansas City, MO to George “Joe” & Opal on September 16, 1936. He was married to Edith July 5th, 1963. He worked as an automotive mechanic all his life until retiring in his early sixties. He served in the Army after […]

Shaw, Everett L.

Shaw, Everett L.

April 12, 1930 — September 10, 2020

Service: September 16, 2020

Memorial video may be watched at: https://drive.google.com/file/d/13ZKfP5nG6uIIiKYzgK-V8Lkjbz8ZRTUT/view?usp=sharing Everett Leroy Shaw, 90, of Cole Camp, MO passed away peacefully September 10, 2020 at home. Visitation will be held from 6-8 pm on Wednesday, September 16th at Park Lawn Northland Chapel in Liberty, MO. Everett Shaw was born April 12, 1930 in Avondale, Missouri. He lived in […]

Lunning, Philip Ian

Lunning, Philip Ian

February 18, 1983 — September 6, 2020

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Philip Ian Lunning, son of Steven and Lynn Lunning, brother of Julia Hoover, brother in law of Robert Hoover, uncle to Henry Ian Hoover, brother of Andrew Lunning, brother in law of Stephanie Lunning, grandson of Daphne Wittmer has lived all his adult life in the Westport area of Kansas City, Missouri. He graduated from […]

Buck, Bonnie Kaye

Buck, Bonnie Kaye

December 14, 1945 — September 4, 2020

Service: September 13, 2020

Bonnie Kaye Scott Buck, age 74, passed away Friday, September 4, 2020. Born December 14, 1945 to Kelley and Opal Scott, Bonnie had 4 children and raised a grandson as her own. She married Robert Buck on August 14, 1989. Lover of her Alabama football team and the Chiefs, Bonnie worked as a bookkeeper most […]

Miller, Roy Bruce

Miller, Roy Bruce

January 2, 1941 — September 7, 2020

Service: September 12, 2020

Roy Bruce Miller, 79, of Overland Park, Ks passed away on September 7, 2020 at the age of 79 surrounded by beloved family at Menorah Medical Center. Roy was born in Wyandotte County, Ks to Melval and Margaret Miller on January 2, 1941. He married Donna Miller on September 8, 1962, and they would have […]

Smith, Patricia M.

Smith, Patricia M.

May 30, 1944 — September 6, 2020

Service: September 11, 2020

Patricia M. Smith, 76, passed away September 6, 2020. Family will receive friends starting at 10AM, Friday, September 11 at Six Mile Baptist Church, 26005 E. Blue Mills Rd., Sibley, MO; burial in Memorial Park Cemetery. Patricia was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Smith.  Survivors include her sister, Charlotte Fisher, her daughter Lisa […]

Hickman, Geraldine Ellen

Hickman, Geraldine Ellen

August 22, 1938 — September 4, 2020

Service: September 11, 2020

Geraldine Ellen Hickman, 82 passed away at her home surrounded by her loving   family, September 4, 2020, in Liberty, Missouri. Geraldine was born August 22, 1938, in Farragut, Iowa, to James and Marie (Powers) Graham.  She spent her years growing up on a farm in Shenandoah and graduated from Shenandoah High School. She met John […]

Ricker, Johnnie Lee

Ricker, Johnnie Lee

July 29, 1941 — August 28, 2020

Service: September 14, 2020

Johnnie Lee Ricker, 79, a longtime resident of Liberty, MO, passed away unexpectedly on August 28, 2020. Johnnie was born July 29, 1941, in Macks Creek, MO, the youngest of four children of Henry and Nera (Moulder) Ricker. He grew up in Macks Creek and graduated from high school there. He was drafted into the […]

Viter, Richard D.

Viter, Richard D.

November 20, 1926 — August 27, 2020

Service: September 11, 2020

Services for Mr. Viter may be viewed at: https://www.tributeslides.com/tributes/show/QJBM43SJN4B9HNHD Richard Dale Viter, 93, of Independence, MO, returned to his heavenly home on August 27, 2020. Richard, who went by Dick, was born on November 20, 1926 in Gothenburg, NE, to parents Gust and Alice Viter. Gust and Alice were very blessed to have seventeen children […]

Schauperl, Juanita F.

Schauperl, Juanita F.

February 10, 1930 — September 2, 2020

Service: September 12, 2020

Juanita Faye Schauperl, 90, passed away on September 2, 2020 at Redwood of Raymore Nursing Home. The visitation will be on Saturday, September 12 from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm with the service starting at 1:00 pm and the graveside service immediately following at Memorial Park at 8251 Hillcrest Road, Kansas City, Missouri, 64138. Juanita […]

Martin, Jeremy E.

Martin, Jeremy E.

June 15, 1976 — September 1, 2020

Service: September 6, 2020

Jeremy Edmund Martin, 44, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away unexpectedly on September 1, 2020, at St. Luke’s Northland Hospital. Jeremy was born June 15, 1976, in St. Louis County, MO, the middle of three children of Stephen A. and Ann C. (Witzl) Martin. Jeremy grew up in Liberty, MO, where he graduated from […]

Kinder, Donna Jean

Kinder, Donna Jean

September 18, 1948 — September 1, 2020

Service: September 14, 2020

Beloved wife, mother, grandmother, and sister, Donna Jean Kinder, 71, Kansas City, MO, went home to be with the Lord, on Tuesday, September 1, 2020, after her battle with Lewy Body Dementia. Donna was born September 18, 1948, in Kansas City, Missouri, to Donald and Mattie Weiss, the second of four children. She is survived […]

Golden, Catherine Ann

Golden, Catherine Ann

April 24, 1942 — September 1, 2020

Service: September 3, 2020

Catherine Ann Golden, 78, of Liberty, MO, passed away September 1, 2020, at home. Visitation will begin at 10:00 am, followed by funeral services at 11:00 am, on Thursday, September 3, at Park Lawn Northland Chapel, Liberty, MO. Committal services for family will be the Missouri State Veterans Cemetery in Higginsville, MO. Memorials are suggested […]

Dressler, Stephen W.

Dressler, Stephen W.

September 3, 1943 — August 31, 2020

Service: September 11, 2020

Stephen W. Dressler, 76, passed away August 31, 2020. Visitation will be 2-3PM, Friday, September 11 at Park Lawn, 8251 Hillcrest Rd.; burial in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Degenhardt, Marilyn E.

Degenhardt, Marilyn E.

April 20, 1935 — August 31, 2020

Service: September 4, 2020

Marilyn E. Degenhardt, 85, of Kansas City, MO passed away on August 31, 2020. Marilyn was born April 20th, 1935 in Columbus, NE to the late Edward and Mildred (Hardy) Murphy. She was a school secretary for the Hickman Mills School District before retiring. Marilyn was a member of the Ruskin Heights Presbyterian Church. She […]

Neuner, Charles E.

Neuner, Charles E.

August 28, 1941 — August 31, 2020

Service: September 5, 2020

Charles Edward Neuner, 79, of North Kansas City, passed away peacefully on August 31, 2020, with family at his side. Visitation will be held from 3-5 pm, with military honors at 4:30 pm, on Saturday, September 5, at Park Lawn Northland Chapel, I-35 at State Route 291, Liberty. Burial will be at Leavenworth National Cemetery. […]

McFarland, Robert Lee

McFarland, Robert Lee

February 10, 1925 — August 29, 2020

Service: September 12, 2020

Robert Lee McFarland, 95, passed away August 29, 2020. Robert was born February 10, 1925 to Roy and Tin McFarland of Stanley, Kansas. He graduated from Stanley High School and entered the U.S. Navy in 1942 at the age of 17. Continuing his education in later years, Robert graduated from UMKC in 1971. He was […]

Lancaster, Dorothy “Dot”

Lancaster, Dorothy “Dot”

January 28, 1923 — August 29, 2020

Service: September 4, 2020

Dorothy “Dot” Lancaster, 97, passed away August 29, 2020 at Villages of Jackson Creek in Independence, MO. Dorothy was born January 28, 1923 to Henry and Vana Lewis in Alapaha, GA. Dorothy worked for Buttonwood Tree for 16 years. From 1983 to 2013, she worked for Yarco Co. in Waco, TX and Gardner, KS. Dorothy […]

Pritchett, Frances D.

Pritchett, Frances D.

August 1, 1944 — August 31, 2020

Service: September 5, 2020

Frances DeAnn (Mellon) Pritchett, a devoted Christian, 76, of Lathrop, joined her Lord and Savior on August 31, 2020. DeAnn was born August 1, 1944, in Kansas City, MO, the eldest of four daughters of James Mellon and Aletha (Moore) Mellon. DeAnn graduated from Lathrop High School in 1962. She was united in marriage to […]

Kingcade, Caroline J.

Kingcade, Caroline J.

October 1, 1931 — August 26, 2020

Service: September 3, 2020

Caroline Joyce (Cenci) Kingcade, 88, passed away Wednesday, August 26, 2020. Caroline was born October 1, 1931 in Kansas City, Missouri to Salvatore and Andreina Cenci. She graduated from Southeast High School in 1947 after a family vacation to Italy that extended for nearly a year due to the end of World War II. She […]

Bridge, Johanna V.

Bridge, Johanna V.

February 14, 1960 — August 14, 2020

Service: August 28, 2020

Johanna V. Bridge, 60, passed August 14, 2020.  Johanna was born in a hogan in Lukachukai, AZ on February 14, 1960. She was raised in a blended traditional and Catholic home. She graduated from Chinle High School in 1979 and later attended Northern Arizona University. She moved her family to the Kansas City area to find […]

Davis, Harry L.

Davis, Harry L.

March 24, 1950 — August 24, 2020

Service: September 1, 2020

Harry Lee Davis, 70, passed away August 24, 2020. Visitation will be 1-2PM, with a graveside service to follow at 2PM, Tuesday, September 1, both at Memorial Park Cemetery, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, MO. Mr. Davis is survived by his wife, Linda Davis; daughter Shiela Ross and her husband Richard Ross; son Brian Davis and […]

Wilson, Jean

Wilson, Jean

April 7, 1931 — August 23, 2020

Service: August 28, 2020

Jean Wilson, 89, passed away August 23, 2020.  Visitation will be 9:30AM-10:30AM, Friday, August 28 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd.; 10:30AM graveside service to follow at Green Lawn Cemetery.

Voyles, Patricia B.

Voyles, Patricia B.

April 23, 1930 — August 24, 2020

Service: August 31, 2020

Patricia Belle (Kelly) Voyles, 90, of Raytown Missouri passed away peacefully on August 24, 2020 in Lees Summit Missouri under her daughter’s care, surrounded by her children, grandchildren and other family members. Services will be held on August 31, 2020 at Park Lawn Funeral Home’s South Chapel in Kansas City MO, 8251 Hillcrest Rd. Visitation […]

Cauthon, Helen L.

Cauthon, Helen L.

January 28, 1928 — August 23, 2020

Service: August 28, 2020

Helen Lou Titus Cauthon, 92 years young, passed away on Sunday, August 23, 2020 at Wilshire Lakewood Care Center. Funeral services will be held at Grace Baptist Church, 850 SW State Route 150, Lee’s Summit, Mo. on Friday, August 28, 2020 at 11:00 AM. Friends and family may visit before the service at 10:00 AM. […]

Greer, Elizabeth K.

Greer, Elizabeth K.

July 7, 1949 — August 22, 2020

Service: August 26, 2020

Elizabeth K. Greer, 71, passed away August 22, 2020. Visitation will be 6-8PM, Wednesday, August 26 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, MO; 2PM burial Thursday, August 27 at Memorial Park Cemetery. Mrs. Greer is survived by her three children: Patrick Smith, Tammy Smith and Robin Greer; one grandchild, Hailey Smith; and […]

Yantis, Arlene Elizabeth

Yantis, Arlene Elizabeth

July 6, 1928 — August 21, 2020

Service: August 27, 2020

Arlene Elizabeth (Roberts) Yantis, 92, of Liberty, MO, went home to be with her Lord on August 21, 2020. She was born to Jeff and Leah Roberts on July 6, 1928, in White Cloud, MO. Arlene was a member of Claycomo Baptist Church. Along with her parents Arlene was preceded in death by her husband […]

Mynatt, Judith D.

Mynatt, Judith D.

May 26, 1941 — August 20, 2020

Service: August 26, 2020

Judith Diane (Lake) Mynatt, 79, a longtime Liberty resident, joined her Lord and Savior in Heaven on August 20, 2020, surrounded by family. Visitation will be held from 6-8 pm Tuesday, August 25, at Park Lawn Northland Chapel, 1640 N. State Route 291, Liberty, MO. Graveside services will be held at 10:00 am Wednesday, August […]

Sanders, Jeffery D.

Sanders, Jeffery D.

March 3, 1981 — August 19, 2020

Service: August 26, 2020

Jeffery Dewayne Sanders, 39, of Kansas City, Missouri, passed away on Wednesday, August 19, 2020, at Research Medical Center. Jeff was born March 3, 1981, in Wichita, KS. He worked as a Loan Operations Manager for First Federal Bank of Kansas City. Jeff was united in marriage to his wife, Angela, on November 12, 2016. […]

Winklbauer, Lindsay A.

Winklbauer, Lindsay A.

September 23, 1986 — August 19, 2020

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LINDSAY A. WINKLBAUER Lindsay A. Winklbauer, 33, of Liberty, Missouri, passed away August 19, 2020, in her home surrounded by her family. Services will be private. Lindsay was born September 23, 1986, in North Kansas City, Missouri, to Paul J. and Gwendolyn (Smith) Winklbauer. She graduated from Liberty High School in 2004. Lindsay loved her […]

Vogel, Katharine Nunn

Vogel, Katharine Nunn

August 20, 1925 — August 5, 2020

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Katharine “Katie” Nunn Vogel, beloved wife of the late Rt. Reverend Arthur A. Vogel, 5th Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of West Missouri, and a resident at Bishop Spencer Place, died on Wednesday, 5 August 2020, at the age of 94. Katie was born in Sherman, Texas, and moved to Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in 1933. Graduating […]

Bliss, Iris Wanda

Bliss, Iris Wanda

March 7, 1930 — August 8, 2020

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With great sadness, the family of Wanda Bliss announces her passing in Olathe, Kansas on August 8, 2020 at 90 years of age. Wanda was born March 7, 1930 to Eddie and N.S. Iddings, the youngest of four children born on her parents’ farm in Pattonsburg, Missouri. She is survived by four of her five […]

Medlen, Roy Dean

Medlen, Roy Dean

December 17, 1927 — August 18, 2020

Service: August 22, 2020

Roy Dean Medlen, 92, formerly of Kearney and a recent resident of Addington Place at Shoal Creek, went to be with the Lord on August 18, 2020, at Liberty Hospital. Roy was born December 17, 1927, in High Point, MO, the eldest of two children of Harry J. and Zelma (Kelsay) Medlen. Following graduation from […]

Zucca, Marta

Zucca, Marta

January 31, 1959 — August 18, 2020

Service: August 21, 2020

Marta Zucca of Lawson, MO passed peacefully on Tuesday, August 18, 2020 after a long courageous battle with cancer. Marta was born January 31, 1959 to Herb & Opal Zucca of Independence, MO. Marta leaves behind a daughter Kayla Happy (husband Josh), two grandchildren Nevaeh and Hunter. Mother Opal Zucca, brother Wyatt Zucca, sisters Colette […]

Brewer, Paul W.

Brewer, Paul W.

July 29, 1948 — August 15, 2020

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Paul W. Brewer, 72, of Independence, MO, passed away August 15, 2020 at St. Luke’s East Hospital. Paul was born July 29, 1948, in Haynes, Arkansas, the fourth of five children of Owen and Lucille (Pool) Brewer. Along with his parents, Paul was preceded in death by a brother, David, and sisters, Sally and Linda. […]

Drew, Ross “Junior”

Drew, Ross “Junior”

September 6, 1928 — August 15, 2020

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Ross “Junior” Drew, 91, passed away August 15, 2020 at Bridgewood Health Care Center in Kansas City, MO. Junior was born September 6, 1928, in Newburg, MO, the ninth of ten children of Roswell and Rosa (Wilson) Drew. Along with his parents, Junior was preceded in death by nine siblings, two sons, Robert “Bob” and […]

Smith, Judith L.

Smith, Judith L.

September 20, 1936 — July 25, 2020

Service: August 20, 2020

Judith Lea Smith, 83, of Las Vegas, Nevada, passed away peacefully on July, 25th, 2020. Judith was born in Kansas City, MO on September 20, 1936 to Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Speight. She graduated from Center High School, and immediately entered the work force. She spent many years working in the financial sector of the […]

Bindel, Gerald “Jerry”

Bindel, Gerald “Jerry”

December 20, 1940 — August 13, 2020

Service: August 17, 2020

Gerald Vincent “Jerry” Bindel, 79, of Kearney, MO, passed away unexpectedly on August 13, 2020 at his home. Visitation will be held from 12:30-1:30 pm, Rosary at 1:30 pm, and Mass of Christian burial at 2:00 pm, on Monday, August 17, at St. James Catholic Church, Liberty, MO. Burial will follow at Glenridge Cemetery. In […]

Parks, Margot E.

Parks, Margot E.

March 18, 1932 — August 10, 2020

Service: August 18, 2020

Margot Elsa Rainftlen was born in Augsburg, Germany to Ludwig and Editha Rainftlen. She grew up during WWII and was once shot at by a plane while running for shelter. After graduation, she found work at the American Army base in town working as a dental assistant. She was married to John Parks who was […]

Simpson, Rita A.

Simpson, Rita A.

July 14, 1931 — August 10, 2020

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Rita A. Simpson, age 89, passed away August 10, 2020. She was born July 14, 1931, in Hannibal, Missouri, to Thelma and Cornelius “Neil” Powell. Rita is preceded in death by her parents and son, Alan Day. Rita loved to travel and visited all 50 states and Canada, making lasting friends along the way. As […]

Boyer, Floyd Walter “Cotton”

Boyer, Floyd Walter “Cotton”

March 24, 1930 — August 10, 2020

Service: August 18, 2020

Floyd Walter “Cotton” Boyer, 90, passed away August 10, 2020 at Armour Oaks Living Center in Kansas City. He was born March 24, 1930, in Parma, MO, the son of Otto Cecil and Stella (Carlyle) Boyer. Floyd served in US Army from 1949 until receiving honorable discharge as a Sergeant First Class on October 30, […]

McMurry, Robert Michael “Bobby”

McMurry, Robert Michael “Bobby”

June 21, 1969 — August 6, 2020

Service: August 14, 2020

Robert Michael “Bobby” McMurry passed away unexpectedly on August 6, 2020, at the age of 51 years old. Bobby was born on June 21, 1969 in Independence, MO to parents Robert R and Glenda Sue McMurry. When he was 9, he excitedly welcomed a baby sister, Molly Christine. He was part of Truman High School’s […]

Jones, Andrew Edward

Jones, Andrew Edward

December 23, 1995 — August 6, 2020

Service: August 14, 2020

Andrew Edward Jones, beloved son, brother, grandson, nephew, cousin, and friend to so many, passed away Thursday, August 6, 2020 in Kansas City, Missouri. He was 24 years old. Andrew, also known to his friends and family as AJ, Andy, and Drew, was born December 23, 1995, in Bad Kreuznach, Germany. He spent most of […]

Fielder, Charley D.

Fielder, Charley D.

August 20, 1937 — August 2, 2020

Service: August 15, 2020

Charley David “Boss Man” Fielder was born in Shreveport, Louisiana on August 20, 1937, to Lloyd and Mary Fielder of Ringgold, Louisiana. Charley departed this life August 2, 2020. He was preceded in death by his twin Lansa D. brother, his brother Eddie, and his brother Eddie’s wife Johnnie. He attended Ringgold Elementary and High […]

Beaver, Betty Jean

Beaver, Betty Jean

November 16, 1928 — August 10, 2020

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Betty Jean Beaver, 91, of Lathrop, passed away August 10, 2020. Betty will be laid to rest with her husband, James Beaver, at Leavenworth National Cemetery. Survivors: daughters, Theresa Henson (Jeff) of Excelsior Springs, MO, Jami Ivey (Sam) of Jasper, GA; sons, Charles Beaver of Lathrop, MO and Michael Beaver of Cameron, MO; nine grandchildren […]

Smith, Steven D.

Smith, Steven D.

December 20, 1951 — August 10, 2020

Service: August 13, 2020

Steven Douglas Smith, 68, of Liberty, MO, passed away August 10, 2020, at Liberty Hospital with his wife Carol at his side. Visitation will be held from 12-1:30 pm Thursday, August 13, at Park Lawn Northland Chapel, I-35 at State Route 291, Liberty. A private graveside service will follow at Fairview/New Hope Cemetery. Steve was […]

Pitts, Sr., Vernon Lee

Pitts, Sr., Vernon Lee

August 23, 1930 — August 8, 2020

Service: August 12, 2020

Vernon Lee Pitts, Sr., 89, resident of The Gardens at Barry Road, Kansas City, MO, 64153, departed this life for his home with The Lord Jesus Christ on August 8, 2020. Vern was born on August 23, 1930 in Jetmore, Hodgeman County, KS, the seventh child and fifth son to Oren Earl Pitts and Elizabeth […]

Jones, Laura E.

Jones, Laura E.

January 31, 1929 — August 6, 2020

Service: August 13, 2020

Laura Elizabeth “Pete” (Kennaley) Jones, 91, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away August 6, 2020 at Northland Rehab and Health Care Center in Kansas City, MO. Laura was born January 31, 1929, in Danbury, Iowa, the fourth of five children of Thomas Edward and Anna Lena (Schimmer) Kennaley. She was united in marriage to […]

Hensley, Bill D.

Hensley, Bill D.

November 16, 1929 — August 1, 2020

Service: August 1, 2021

Bill D. Hensley, 90, of Liberty, MO, died Saturday, August 1, 2020, at the Norterre Assisted Living Residences in Liberty, MO. Bill Dale Hensley, son of Elza and Anna Marie (Grace) Hensley, was born November 16, 1929 in Lone Star, MO, one of six children.  He attended school at Lone Star, graduating in 1948 from […]

Rasdall, Jr., Clarence S.

Rasdall, Jr., Clarence S.

February 23, 1930 — August 5, 2020

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Clarence S. Rasdall, Jr. 90, of Kansas City, Mo died at the hospital with family wishing they could be at his side. No service is planned at this time but hopefully a celebration of life will be planned for a later date. Clarence was born in Effingham Kansas. He married Valerie George on October 17, […]

Starnes, Jimmy Dale

Starnes, Jimmy Dale

January 8, 1953 — August 6, 2020

Service: August 10, 2020

Jimmy Dale Starnes, 67, of Kearney, MO, and formerly of Leeton, MO, passed away August 6, 2020, at NorthCare Hospice House with loved ones at his side. Jimmy was born January 8, 1953, in Lebanon, MO, the eldest of four children of Terry and Ruth (Wilson) Starnes. He was united in marriage to Mary Lou […]

Spry, Lloyd Russell “Boss”

Spry, Lloyd Russell “Boss”

January 28, 1930 — August 5, 2020

Service: August 8, 2020

Lloyd Russell “Boss” Spry, 90, passed away August 5, 2020, at his home in Polo, MO, with loved ones at his side. Lloyd was born January 28, 1930, in Missouri City, MO. He was the youngest of three children born to William Wesley Spry and Vivian Allene (Stephens) Spry. Lloyd graduated from Liberty High School. […]

Ransted, Joanna M.

Ransted, Joanna M.

December 8, 1936 — July 31, 2020

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Joanna M. Ransted, 83, passed away July 31, 2020. She was preceded in death by her three sons: David Wise, James Wise and Donald Wise. Survivors include her daughters: Debbie Siders and Tammy Hicks; granddaughter Devon Wise; and her beloved cat Susie.  Services to be announced.

Moten, Barbara T.

Moten, Barbara T.

September 20, 1932 — August 2, 2020

Service: August 15, 2020

“Education was important to us. In fact my father and mother, for years, refused to move into a nicer home and rode the bus until they had first saved enough for the college educations of my brother and me.” —Barbara Moten Barbara Moten, inspired by her parents, loved learning and later valued using her talents […]

Horovitz, Jeanie L.

Horovitz, Jeanie L.

July 28, 1931 — August 1, 2020

Service: August 8, 2020

Jeanie L. Horovitz, 89, passed away August 1, 2020. Jeanie was born to Ralph Earl and Rose Mary Dowell. She was one of 7 children. She is survived by her husband of 70 years, Maurice Horovitz; sister Rosa Lee Dowell of Naples FL; her daughter Linda Henning and husband Earl of Mount Juliet, TN; daughter-in-law […]

Fanning, Ruth L.

Fanning, Ruth L.

October 22, 1933 — August 4, 2020

Service: August 10, 2020

Ruth L. Fanning, 86, passed away August 4, 2020. Graveside services will be 1PM, Monday, August 10 at Lake Cemetery in Lamar, MO. Ruth is survived by her children: Dan, Debbie, Scott and Ellen; her six grandchildren, eleven great grandchildren and three great great grandchildren.

Moser, Joseph M.

Moser, Joseph M.

February 6, 1965 — August 1, 2020

Service: August 7, 2020

Joseph M. Moser, 55, passed away August 1, 2020. Visitation 12PM, Friday, August 7 at Park Lawn, 8251 Hillcrest Rd.; 1PM service at Green Lawn Cemetery.  Joseph was preceded in death by his parents Joseph B. & Hilda “Irene” (Williams) Moser.

Stevens, Clarence Nelson

Stevens, Clarence Nelson

September 11, 1927 — August 2, 2020

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Clarence Nelson Stevens passed away suddenly on August 2, 2020. He was 92 years old and lived a long and interesting life. Born September 11, 1927 to Nelson and Anna Stevens in Flint Michigan, he was the oldest of 4 kids. Clarence left home in 1944 to join the Navy, where he served for 5 […]

Strother, Elbert “Jerry”

Strother, Elbert “Jerry”

February 26, 1944 — August 2, 2020

Service: August 7, 2020

Elbert “Jerry” Strother, 76, of Blue Springs died August 2, 2020, at home surrounded by his loving family. A service to celebrate his life will be held on Friday, August 7, 2020 at 1pm at First Christian Church of Blue Springs, 701 NW 15th St, Blue Springs, MO 64015. Jerry was born in Hampton, VA […]

Tolbert, Jr., James William

Tolbert, Jr., James William

June 19, 1952 — August 1, 2020

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James William Tolbert, Jr., 68, passed away peacefully on August 1, 2020, at his home surrounded by family, following a lengthy battle with pancreatic cancer. Jim was born June 19, 1952, in Springfield, MO, the eldest of two children. He grew up in Kansas City and served in the US Navy aboard the USS Coral […]

Jennings, Susan Lynne

Jennings, Susan Lynne

December 9, 1961 — August 1, 2020

Service: August 25, 2020

Susan Lynne (Bartholome) Jennings, age 58, of Kansas City, Missouri, passed away on August 1, 2020, at her home. She fought a long, hard battle with multiple sclerosis for many years. Susan was born in Brookfield, Missouri, on December 9, 1961, to Mary L. and David D. Bartholome. She grew up in the Gracemor area, […]

Nye, Kenneth O.

Nye, Kenneth O.

July 19, 1934 — July 31, 2020

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Kenneth Oliver Nye of Leawood, KS, peacefully passed away July 31st, 2020. He was born July 19, 1934 in Eugene, MO to Carl Oliver Nye and Helen Townley Nye. The family moved to Kansas City in 1941 where Ken played baseball in the KC 3 & 2 baseball league. He attended Southeast High School followed […]

Barnett, Janie L.

Barnett, Janie L.

January 11, 1925 — July 29, 2020

Service: August 3, 2020

Janie Lee Barnett, 95, Belton, MO, passed away Wednesday, July 29, 2020 at Research Medical Center. She was born in Kim, Colorado, the daughter of Victor and Evelyn (Thornton) Waters. Janie married Elmer Barnett on March, 28, 1942. They had 4 children: Wylie (Ed), Randy, Jan and Gayle. They were married 63 years. Preceding her […]

Heflin, Leanne

Heflin, Leanne

June 25, 1935 — July 16, 2020

Service: August 6, 2020

Leanne Heflin, 85, passed July 16, 2020. Visitation 12PM, service 1PM, Thursday, August 6 at Park Lawn, 8251 Hillcrest Rd.; burial in Green Lawn Cemetery. Leanne was preceded in death by her parents, Leroy and Nellie May (Westpfahl) Heflin, and siblings: Joanne Blackmon, Peggy Fowler, Patricia Wilson and Frances Masters. Survivors include her siblings: Mary […]

Smocks, Sr., Frank

Smocks, Sr., Frank

November 13, 1945 — July 27, 2020

Service: August 6, 2020

Frank Smocks, Sr. was born November 13, 1945 to the parents of Theodore and Armenthia Smocks in Kansas City, Missouri. Frank passed away July 27, 2020. His final days were spent at home surrounded by family and friends he loved so much. He graduated from Central high school where he remained an active alumnus. He […]

Meeker, Robert “Bob” L.

Meeker, Robert “Bob” L.

March 7, 1935 — July 25, 2020

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Robert “Bob” L. Meeker, 85, of Leawood, Kansas passed away July 25th of complications from a stroke. Bob was born in Sabetha, Kansas on March 7, 1935 to Frohman and Laura Meeker. Bob spent his childhood in Paola and Garnett, Kansas. When asked where he went to school, Bob would respond with humor “Garnett Country […]

Kvasnicka, Charles E.

Kvasnicka, Charles E.

January 23, 1941 — July 21, 2020

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Charles E. Kvasnicka, known in his youth as Junior, by his hometown as Charlie, by his OP Alumni as Kwaz and by his wife, family and friends as Chuck, passed away July 21, 2020. Humor was his calling card, on and off the road with Kenington and Ocean Pacific among other brands; and especially at […]

Ives, David A.

Ives, David A.

September 20, 1933 — July 23, 2020

Service: July 28, 2020

David A. Ives, 86, of Prairie Village, Kansas went to be with the Lord, Thursday July 23, 2020, while at home with family. David was born September 20, 1933 to Elmer Leroy and Elizabeth Mary Ives of Westwood, KS, 2nd son and 4th child of the Ives family. David is a graduate of Shawnee Mission […]

Jackson, Betty L.

Jackson, Betty L.

January 25, 1929 — July 23, 2020

Service: July 27, 2020

Betty Louise Jackson, 91, passed away on Thursday, July 23, 2020 at the Daviess County Care Center in Gallatin, MO. Her graveside funeral services will be held 10:30AM, Monday, July 27, 2020 at Fairview Cemetery in Liberty, MO. Betty was born on January 25, 1929 in Vandalia, MO to Albert E. and Blanche Marie Tinsley […]

Miller, David H.

Miller, David H.

October 13, 1945 — July 21, 2020

Service: July 25, 2020

David H. Miller, 74, died July 21, 2020, at home with his wife and daughters by his side. A small family funeral will be held on Saturday, July 25th and he will be laid to rest in the Memorial Park Cemetery in Kansas City, Missouri. David was born on October 13, 1945 in Kansas City, […]

Chrisman, Bertha E.

Chrisman, Bertha E.

May 3, 1932 — July 17, 2020

Service: July 27, 2020

Bertha E. Chrisman, 88, passed away July 17, 2020. Bertha was born May 3, 1932 in Fayette, MO to George and Leona (Martin) Volz. She graduated from Northeast High School in Kansas City, MO. Bertha married Edgar T. Chrisman on November 19, 1960 who preceded her in death in 1989. She retired from Avon products […]

Geren, Diane M.

Geren, Diane M.

September 20, 1957 — July 21, 2020

Service: July 31, 2020

Diane Marie (Graskemper) Geren, 62, of Raytown, MO, passed away unexpectedly on July 21, 2020, at North Kansas City Hospital. Diane was born September 20, 1957, in Kansas City, KS. She graduated from Liberty High School. She was united in marriage to Michael Allan Geren on November 26, 1999. Diane worked at Target in Liberty […]

Craven, Dr. Bobby E.

Craven, Dr. Bobby E.

July 26, 1939 — July 20, 2020

Service: August 1, 2020

* Service Live-stream Link: https://youtu.be/ZLFa6zdeXxw Dr. Bobby (Bob) Ern Craven, age 80, of Liberty, MO, formerly of Excelsior Springs, MO, went home to be with his Lord and Savior Monday, July 20, 2020. Bob was born on July 26, 1939, to Mose and Fern (Martin) Craven in Excelsior Springs. After graduating from Excelsior Springs High School, […]

Williams, Lucille J.

Williams, Lucille J.

December 24, 1930 — July 18, 2020

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Lucille Josephine Williams was born December 24, 1930 in Kansas City, MO to Henry Moran and Effie Blair. She passed July 18, 2020 in Kansas City, MO surrounded by family. Lucille attended the Swope Parkway Church of Christ for over 60 years. She retired from The University of Missouri as a Nutritionist. Lucille was preceded […]

Ambrosius, Harold H.

Ambrosius, Harold H.

December 12, 1924 — July 19, 2020

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Harold H. Ambrosius was born in 1924 and passed away on July 19, 2020. He attended Central High School where he was on the football and track teams. After graduation he joined the Navy and was sent to the “Pacific Theatre” during World War II. While he was in the Navy, he was also assigned […]

Ray, Gayle Ann

Ray, Gayle Ann

November 25, 1954 — July 19, 2020

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Gayle Ann (Fischer) Ray, 65, of Platte City, MO, passed away peacefully on July 19, 2020, at NorthCare Hospice House. Gayle was born November 25, 1954, one of five children of George and Evelyn (Burton) Fischer. She grew up in Wyandotte County, KS and graduated from Bonner Springs High School in 1973. Gayle was a […]

Endicott, Jr., Vergil Roy

Endicott, Jr., Vergil Roy

February 1, 1955 — July 19, 2020

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Vergil Roy Endicott, Jr., 65, passed away peacefully on July 19, 2020 at his home in Blue Springs, MO. He was born February 1, 1955, in Carrollton, MO. He graduated from Fort Osage High School in 1973. Preceding Vergil in death are his parents, Vergil Roy Endicott, Sr. and Bonnie Deloris (Callihan) Endicott; and wife, […]

Hale, Loula Mae

Hale, Loula Mae

July 3, 1926 — July 16, 2020

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Loula Mae Hale, 94, of Kansas City, MO, passed away peacefully Thursday, July 16 2020. Private funeral services at Park Lawn Funeral Home; burial in Green Lawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that contributions be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 225 N. Michigan Ave., Floor 17, Chicago, IL 60601. Loula, daughter of […]

Elbert, Edna T.

Elbert, Edna T.

March 18, 1932 — July 15, 2020

Service: July 24, 2020

Edna M. Turner Elbert passed on July 15, 2020. She was born March 18, 1932 in Booneville, Missouri, the first born to Jessie M. Brown and Fred A. Monroe. She attended school in Booneville, Missouri. After moving to Kansas City she attended R.T. Coles. Edna married Theodore Turner and to this union three children were […]

King, Bryan W.

King, Bryan W.

March 21, 1975 — July 16, 2020

Service: July 20, 2020

Bryan Wallace King, 45, of Liberty, MO, passed away unexpectedly on July 16, 2020, at Liberty Hospital with family at his side. Bryan was born March 21, 1975, in Kansas City, MO. He grew up in Liberty, MO, and graduated from Liberty High School in 1993. He later received his Associate’s degree from Maple Woods […]

Rankin, Tyler Mason

Rankin, Tyler Mason

March 10, 1996 — July 2, 2020

Service: July 25, 2020

**To view Tyler’s recorded service, click the following link:  https://youtu.be/ZMfiOsbV_oU   TYLER MASON RANKIN Tyler Mason Rankin (Sgt,USMC), 24, formerly of Gladstone, MO, passed away July 2, 2020, while stationed in Japan. Tyler lost his life off the coast of Hamada Beach in Shimane, Japan, saving other Marines who had been swept offshore. Tyler was born […]

Evans, Mary Ellen

Evans, Mary Ellen

March 27, 1939 — July 13, 2020

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Mary Ellen (Baker) Evans, 81, of Blue Springs, MO, was welcomed into the Kingdom of Heaven on July 13, 2020, at St. Luke’s East Hospital. Mary Ellen was born March 27, 1939, in Kansas City, MO, the fifth of six children of Orville Albert and Dorothy Mary (Kirby) Baker. Along with her parents, Mary Ellen […]

Gregory, Mornett

Gregory, Mornett

July 11, 1939 — July 13, 2020

Service: July 23, 2020

Born in Hope, Arkansas on July 11, 1939, Mornett Hicks-Gregory lived a productive, prosperous and blessed life. Born to David Hicks and Revia Jones, both land owners, Mornett’s father was a military man and railroad worker and her mother was a homemaker. Her mother, however, died at a young age. Her father later remarried Margaret […]

Huddleston, Yetive Regina

Huddleston, Yetive Regina

July 19, 1948 — July 12, 2020

Service: July 20, 2020

We, the family and friends of Yetive Regina “Jeannie” (Wright) Huddleston, vow never to say good-bye. We will treasurer and remember her for our lifetime, plus many generations to come. We will not forget the life-lessons she taught, demonstrated, and lived. Her smiles, jokes, words of counsel, encouragement, and guidance will live on in each […]

Peters, Shirley M.

Peters, Shirley M.

April 14, 1930 — July 13, 2020

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Shirley Marie (King) Peters, 90, joined her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on July 13, 2020, at her home in Independence, MO. She was born April 14, 1930, in Independence, MO, one of six children of George Walter and Ethel Pearl (Hanson) King. Along with her parents and five siblings, Shirley was preceded in death […]

Neds, Dorothy L.

Neds, Dorothy L.

October 17, 1923 — July 12, 2020

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Dorothy (Dottie) Louise Neds passed away at Lee’s Summit, Missouri on July 12, 2020 at the age of 96. She is preceded in death by her first husband R. Grant Neds and her second husband, Gordon E. Martin, her parents Theodore R. Schulze and Minnie M. Evans Schulze and her sisters Theodora (Teddy) R. Kinnaman […]

Frans, Christine Marie

Frans, Christine Marie

October 14, 1946 — July 7, 2020

Service: August 29, 2020

CHRISTINE MARIE FRANS Christine Marie Frans, 73, of Kansas City, MO, passed away Tuesday, July 7, 2020, at NorthCare Hospice, North Kansas City, MO.  Visitation will be from 3:00-4:30 PM, Saturday, August 29, 2020 at Shoal Creek Community Church, 6816 N Church Rd, Pleasant Valley, MO 64068.  The family has asked everyone to dress comfortably–wearing Chiefs […]

Ginnings, Bobby Dean

Ginnings, Bobby Dean

November 17, 1943 — July 10, 2020

Service: July 15, 2020

Bobby Dean “Bob” Ginnings, 76, Raymore MO passed away peacefully July 10th, 2020. He was born November 17, 1943 to Curtis and Christine in Eldridge MO. He was a retired Sign Installer and a member of the Sheet Metal Union Workers Association. He was a veteran of the United States Navy. He was proceeded in […]

Voorhees, Deborah Ann

Voorhees, Deborah Ann

September 9, 1948 — July 8, 2020

Service: July 13, 2020

Deborah Ann Voorhees, age, 71, passed away July 8, 2020. Funeral service will be 1:00pm, Monday, July 13, 2020. Family will receive friends beginning at 12Noon on Monday. Burial at Green Lawn Cemetery. Deborah’s main love in life was her family. She enjoyed crocheting, collecting Teddy Bears, and her favorite meal was always tacos. Deborah […]

Gregory, Minnie Ellen

Gregory, Minnie Ellen

November 15, 1925 — June 26, 2020

Service: July 21, 2020

Minnie Ellen Gregory (Nani Minnie), 94, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Friday, June 26, 2020. Minnie was born in Kansas City, Missouri to Lewis M. and Julia R. Duncan on November 15, 1925. Minnie was an entertainer and sang with her dad’s band. She also worked at the Tower, Midland and […]

Welch, Robert W.

Welch, Robert W.

July 24, 1939 — July 7, 2020

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Robert W. Welch, was born July 24, 1939 to Robert A. Welch and Agnes (Wilkinson) Welch. He was the oldest of three children. Dad became an Eagle Scout before he graduated from Paseo High School. He was a 32nd Degree Scottish Rite Mason and a member at the Ararat Shrine Temple. He was in the […]

Johnson, Frederick W. “Bill”

Johnson, Frederick W. “Bill”

October 9, 1936 — July 8, 2020

Service: July 11, 2020

Frederick William “Bill” Johnson, 83, passed away July 8, 2020, at his home surrounded by family. He fought a five-year battle with cancer, throughout which he never quit helping his family, friends and church whenever asked. Bill was born in Festus, MO, on October 9, 1936, to Elmo and Tileta Johnson. He grew up in […]

Owings, Mark C.

Owings, Mark C.

October 10, 1953 — July 5, 2020

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Mark C. Owings, 67, of Kansas City, MO, passed away July 5, 2020. Survivors include his brother Glenn Owings and his wife Donna; brother Vance Owings; and his nieces and nephews: Chris, Carrie, Ronald and Denise. Private family burial in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Smith, Paul E.

Smith, Paul E.

January 12, 1932 — July 6, 2020

Service: July 11, 2020

Paul E. Smith was born January 12, 1932, to Harold Smith and Mattie Fearn Smith. He passed away July 6th, 2020 at Research Hospital in Kansas City MO. Paul went to Sumner High School in Kansas City, Kansas. Paul was a member of the finance committee and a steward at Willis Chapel AME Church. Paul […]

Bost, Teresa “Terry”

Bost, Teresa “Terry”

August 23, 1938 — June 29, 2020

Service: July 3, 2020

Teresa Ann “Terry” Bost, 81, a longtime Liberty, MO resident, peacefully departed this life on Monday, June 29, 2020, with her husband of 62 years at her side. Terry was born August 23, 1938, in Kansas City, KS. She was united in holy matrimony to Kenneth Earl Bost on June 15, 1958, in North Kansas […]

Morrisey, Jr., Walter J.

Morrisey, Jr., Walter J.

April 2, 1960 — June 27, 2020

Service: July 6, 2020

Walter J. Morrisey, 60, passed peacefully in his home on June 27th, 2020 surrounded by family. Walt was preceded in death by his mother, father and son Zach, leaving behind the family dog Milo. Walt proudly served in the Army for four years stationed in Baumholder, Germany and recently retired in April from the National […]

Smith, Carole Ann

Smith, Carole Ann

September 20, 1935 — June 27, 2020

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Carole Ann Smith, age 84, passed away peacefully on June 27, 2020, at McCrite Plaza at Briarcliff in Kansas City, MO. She is preceded in death by her parents, William Walker and Hazel Bird; sisters, Betty Ruth Bird, Jeannette Baxter Bates and Barbara Sue Hershey; and brother, Walker Reames Bird. She is survived by her […]

Shelor, Alice L.

Shelor, Alice L.

December 6, 1926 — June 25, 2020

Service: July 11, 2020

Alice L. Shelor, 93, passed away June 25, 2020. Graveside services will be 10:30AM, Saturday, July 11 at Green Lawn Cemetery, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, MO.

Dawn, Gordon H.

Dawn, Gordon H.

April 21, 1936 — June 25, 2020

Service: June 29, 2020

Gordon H. Dawn, 84, passed away June 25, 2020. Gordon was born April 21, 1936 in Stone Lake, Wisconsin. He moved with his family to Minnesota where he graduated from high school and met his wife Doris. They were married January 1, 1956. Gordon worked as a printer for the Nazarene Publishing House from 1956-2000. […]

Kincaid, Garnett

Kincaid, Garnett

December 23, 1939 — June 16, 2020

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Garnett Kincaid, age 80, of Liberty, MO passed away on June 16, 2020 at Liberty Health and Wellness Nursing Facility, Liberty, MO. Garnett was born on December 23, 1939 in Pierce Nebraska, the daughter of Herbert and Emma Magdanz. For 35 years, she worked in the restaurant industry mainly as a Manager.  Garnett is survived […]

Reed, Sr., Duane E.

Reed, Sr., Duane E.

October 22, 1958 — June 23, 2020

Service: June 26, 2020

Duane E. Reed, Sr., 61, of Grandview, MO,  passed away peacefully June 23, 2020 from complications of colon cancer.  Duane was born in Kansas City, MO to Carl and Miriam Reed on October 22, 1958.  He attended Grandview High School.  He married Cherri Fuller on October 1, 1988.  They were blessed with three children: Duane, […]

Freeland, Norma J.

Freeland, Norma J.

March 23, 1934 — June 23, 2020

Service: June 27, 2020

Norma J. Freeland, 86, passed away June 23, 2020. A memorial visitation will be 1-3PM, Saturday, June 27 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, MO.  All guests are kindly asked to wear masks. Mrs. Freeland was preceded in death by her husband, Jim. Survivors include her daughter Terri (Michael) OConnor, daughter Susan Van […]

Clemens, Rebecca Clara

Clemens, Rebecca Clara

March 30, 1932 — June 21, 2020

Service: June 28, 2020

Rebecca Clara Clemens was born March 30, 1932, in Eugene, Missouri, the daughter of Paul J. and Rella (Rush) Etter. She was the fifth of seven siblings—three older brothers, an older sister, and two younger brothers. Rebecca attended school at Eugene and became a member of the Christian Church there. Rebecca met Robert Clemens her […]

Sell, Leon

Sell, Leon

August 28, 1932 — June 19, 2020

Service: June 27, 2020

Leon Sell passed away peacefully on June 19, 2020. He was born August 28, 1932, to W. Leon and Marguerite Sell of Independence, MO. He graduated from Wm. Chrisman High School and served in the US Marine Corps during the Korean conflict. He married his high school sweetheart, Martha Lou Winter, and enjoyed 29 years […]

Leighton, Mary Jean

Leighton, Mary Jean

October 26, 1929 — June 18, 2020

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Mary Jean Leighton (90) went to her Lord on June 18, 2020 from complications of Alzheimer’s. Funeral services will be scheduled at a later date at Park Lawn Funeral Home. Mary Jean was born October, 1929 in St. Louis, Missouri to Orville and Marie McQueen. She grew up with her brother, Richard McQueen, in Kirwin, […]

Boone, Jacqueline Ann

Boone, Jacqueline Ann

June 9, 1964 — June 10, 2020

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Jacqueline Ann Boone, 56, passed away June 10, 2020. Jacqueline was born June 9, 1964 to Charles and Barbara Gardner who preceded her in death.  She is survived by her husband Frank M. Boone and her daughter Krystin Crumley.  Cremation.

Siragusa, Michael Joseph

Siragusa, Michael Joseph

February 11, 1932 — June 16, 2020

Service: June 25, 2020

Michael Joseph Siragusa, 88, of Kansas City, MO, entered his Heavenly home on June 16, 2020. He passed peacefully with his beloved family at his side. Mike was born February 11, 1932, in Kansas City, MO, the younger of two children of Joseph Michael Siragusa, an Italian immigrant, and Pauline Francesca (Passantino) Siragusa. He grew […]

Tarwater, Patricia Alene

Tarwater, Patricia Alene

June 28, 1934 — June 18, 2020

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Patricia Alene Tarwater, 85, passed away on June 18, 2020 due to Covid-19. Patricia (Pat) was born June 28, 1934 in Kansas City, Missouri, to Margaret Mary (Meaney) Tarwater and John Nolan Tarwater. She lived in the Kansas City area throughout her life attending Blessed Sacrament Elementary School and Loretto Academy. For many years, Pat […]

Kovak, Walter

Kovak, Walter

October 22, 1926 — April 5, 2020

Service: June 26, 2020

Walter Kovak, 93 died of natural causes on April 5, 2020 in the comfort of his home in Kansas City, MO. He was born on October 22, 1926 in Toledo, OH. Walter graduated from Catholic High School in Toledo, Ohio and St. Mary’s College in Orchard Lake, Michigan where he graduated Magna Cum Laude and […]

Johnson, Margaret J. “Peggy”

Johnson, Margaret J. “Peggy”

August 23, 1941 — April 9, 2020

Service: June 27, 2020

Margaret “Peggy” (Carpenter) Johnson, 78, of Kansas City, MO passed away Thursday, April 9th, 2020 at the Villages of Jackson Creek in Independence, MO after a long battle with Alzheimer’s. She was born on August 23rd, 1941 in Kansas City, MO, the daughter of Donald W. and Charlotte J. (Edel) Carpenter. Peggy graduated from Southeast […]

Carroll, Charles M.

Carroll, Charles M.

February 10, 1932 — June 14, 2020

Service: June 18, 2020

Charles Melvin Carroll, 88, a resident of the Kansas City Northland and formerly of Overland Park, KS, passed away June 14, 2020 at Liberty Hospital. Charlie was born February 10, 1932, in Cherryville, NC, one of eight children of Jesse Lohr and Ellen Bryte (Sellers) Carroll. His parents and seven siblings preceded him in death. […]

Brown, II, Michael Lee

Brown, II, Michael Lee

May 28, 1974 — June 14, 2020

Service: June 20, 2020

Michael Lee Brown, II, 46, passed away June 14, 2020. Visitation will be 9-10:30AM, Saturday, June 20 at Park Lawn, 8251 Hillcrest Rd.  Graveside services will follow immediately at 1030AM at Memorial Park Cemetery.

Coleman, Charlotte A.

Coleman, Charlotte A.

July 22, 1940 — June 14, 2020

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Charlotte Ann (Simsheuser) Coleman, 79, passed away June 14, 2020. Charlotte was born July 22, 1940, in Weston, MO, to John J. Jr. and Marguerette May (McKinnon) Simsheuser. Along with her parents, Charlotte was preceded in death by her husband of 50 years, John D. Coleman. Charlotte leaves her daughter, Lisa Petry and her husband […]

Roeske, Jerome M.

Roeske, Jerome M.

November 1, 1940 — June 30, 2020

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KANSAS CITY, MO — Jerry, 79, died at home of heart related issues. He was born in Chicago, Illinois. The WINDY CITY – Home of Pabst Blue Ribbon, the Wrigley Building, pool halls, the 1967 blizzard, The Sears Tower, CUBS, DA BEARS, &, in Jerry’s mind, THE BEST PIZZA IN THE WORLD. He was born […]

Agrusa, Shirley Jo

Agrusa, Shirley Jo

January 9, 1948 — June 12, 2020

Service: June 19, 2020

Shirley Jo (Montesano) Agrusa, 72, of Lee’s Summit, passed away peacefully on Friday, June 12th, 2020, with her family beside her. She was born on January 9, 1948, in Kansas City, MO to Joe and Marie Montesano. Shirley grew up in Northeast Kansas City and is a graduate of Northeast High School, Class of 1966; […]

Sherrill, Sr., James Vernon

Sherrill, Sr., James Vernon

June 20, 1937 — March 30, 2020

Service: June 27, 2020

James Vernon Sherrill, Sr., 82, passed March 30, 2020. James was born June 20, 1937 in Kansas City, MO to P.V. Sherrill and Velma Barnett. In 1955, he graduated from Central High School and also married Margaret J. O’Dell. James joined the U.S. Army Reserves and later retired from the GM Leeds Plant after 28 […]

Houk, Pauline E.

Houk, Pauline E.

June 12, 1916 — June 11, 2020

Service: June 11, 2021

Pauline Elnora Houk, 103, formerly of Gladstone, passed away June 11, 2020 at Pleasant Valley Manor. She was born December 10, 1916, in Colorado, the daughter of Clyde and Flossie (Smith) Tope. Along with her parents, Pauline was preceded in death by her husband, Cecil D. Houk, three brothers and three sisters. She leaves three […]

Unruh, Roberta J.

Unruh, Roberta J.

August 19, 1946 — June 11, 2020

Service: June 15, 2020

Roberta J. Unruh, 73, passed June 11, 2020. Visitation 12PM, service 1PM, Monday, June 15 at Park Lawn, 8251 Hillcrest Rd.; burial in Memorial Park Cemetery.

McCone, Jean

McCone, Jean

December 2, 1920 — June 9, 2020

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Jean McCone, 99, passed away June 9, 2020, at Tallgrass Creek in Overland Park, Kansas. She was born December 2, 1920, to Morris and Mabel Holloway Boyack in Afton, Iowa. Jean grew up on a farm near Afton, graduating from Afton High School where she was active in 4-H. She graduated from Iowa State University […]

Kirby, Jane

Kirby, Jane

May 16, 1931 — June 10, 2020

Service: June 15, 2020

Jane (Humphrey) Kirby, 89, of Liberty, MO, passed away June 10, 2020, at Liberty Health and Wellness Center. Jane was born May 16, 1931, in Kansas City, MO, the younger of two children of Ralph and Blanche (Minter) Humphrey. Along with her parents, Jane was preceded in death by her brother, Eldon Humphrey. Jane worked […]

Brownfield, Kenneth Michael

Brownfield, Kenneth Michael

November 11, 1966 — June 8, 2020

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Kenneth Michael Brownfield, 53, of Independence, MO, passed away unexpectedly on June 8, 2020, at his home. Kenny was born November 11, 1966, in Midwest City, Oklahoma, the eldest of two sons of Kelly Arlen and Barbara Jean (Huebner) Brownfield. His brother, Scott Brownfield, preceded him in death. Kenny worked for Ben’s Lawn and Garden […]

Wells, Sharon Faye Turnbough

Wells, Sharon Faye Turnbough

Service: June 14, 2020

Born in Kokomo, Indiana on a hot day in July, 1946, Sharon Wells loved continuing that warmth in all her interactions. As Rev. Luke and Esther Turnbough’s first-born child, Sharon had 5 and 6 years respectively on her siblings, Vicki and Mark, and liked it so much, she continued to lead them—and many others!—the rest […]

Rosewaren, Terry W.

Rosewaren, Terry W.

July 8, 1959 — June 7, 2020

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Terry W. Rosewaren, 60, died June 7, 2020 at Saint Luke’s Hospice House, KCMO following a lengthy illness. Terry was born July 8, 1959, the son of John R Rosewaren and Marcia (Baker) Buttrey. Terry was born July 8, 1959 in Richmond, MO and lived most of his adult life in the Kansas City metropolitan […]

Byrd, Anita L.

Byrd, Anita L.

August 29, 1938 — June 8, 2020

Service: June 11, 2020

In deepest sorrow we are announcing the passage of Anita Lea Byrd on June 8th, 2020 at the age of 81. Anita was preceded in death by her mother Neva, her father George Lee and her brother Rodney Kneale. Along with her beloved husband Wayne L. Byrd. She is survived by her two daughters Lynn […]

Terranova, Katherine

Terranova, Katherine

September 28, 1930 — June 3, 2020

Service: June 13, 2020

Katherine Terranova, 89, passed away June 3, 2020. Katherine was born September 28, 1930 in Kansas City, KS to James and Frances (Alonge) Benvenuto. She graduated from Wyandotte High School in Kansas City, KS. She retired from the Social Security Administration. Katherine was preceded in death by her husband Salvatore, Sr., her parents, two sisters: […]

Moore, Creamola R.

Moore, Creamola R.

January 4, 1926 — June 3, 2020

Service: June 13, 2020

Creamola Ratliff Moore, 94, passed away June 3, 2020. Creamola was born 7th out of 10 children to the union of Henderson and Emma (Farrish) Ratliff. One year while visiting her uncle, she met and eventually married the love of her life, John Lee Moore (passed May of 1993) and to this loving union, three […]

Hartman, Betty Mae

Hartman, Betty Mae

May 15, 1923 — June 4, 2020

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Betty Mae Hartman, 97, passed away peacefully at home with family on June 4, 2020. Betty was born May 15, 1923 in Hickman Mills, MO. She was a member of the Grandview United Methodist Church and the Little Blue River D.A.R. Betty was preceded in death by her husband Bill and her twin sons. Survivors […]

Betterton, Henry Wayne Jack

Betterton, Henry Wayne Jack

June 4, 2020 — June 4, 2020

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Henry Wayne Jack Betterton, a baby son delivered to Tana and Kyle, became Heaven’s angel on June 4, 2020. Along with his mom and dad, Henry’s family includes a sister, Cirilla Leigh Ann Betterton (deceased); grandparents, Theresa and Lamont Betterton, Amber Booth and Scott Dobson; great grandparents, Coetta Whiteley, Jack Hoyt, Alan McMichael (Vonda deceased) […]

Erickson, Myrtle Hines May

Erickson, Myrtle Hines May

November 10, 1926 — May 31, 2020

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Myrtle Hines May Erickson, 93, a devout Christian lady, went to be with her lord on My 31, 2020, surrounded by her loving family. She was born Nov. 10, 1926 in Preston, Mo. the daughter of Archie and Mae (Wilson) Odenbaugh. In 1944 Myrtle moved to KCMO where she meet and married Wayne H. Hines. […]

Compton, McKenzie Lynne

Compton, McKenzie Lynne

November 14, 1997 — May 31, 2020

Service: June 13, 2020

McKenzie Lynne Compton, 22, finally met her Savior face to face on May 31, 2020. She passed away peacefully at her home with family at her side following a year-long battle with Stage IV AngioSarcoma cancer. McKenzie was born November 14, 1997, in Hutchinson, Minnesota. She graduated Valedictorian from Plattsburg High School in 2015, and […]

Jordan, Ruth Ann

Jordan, Ruth Ann

March 27, 1946 — May 28, 2020

Service: June 6, 2020

RUTH ANN JORDAN, 74, OF INDEPENDENCE, MO PASSED AWAY MAY 28, 2020. GRAVESIDE SERVICES WILL BE HELD WITH THE FAMILY ON SATURDAY, JUNE 6TH, AT THE MEMORIAL PARK CEMETERY LOCATED AT 8251 HILLCREST ROAD, KANSAS CITY, MO. MS. JORDAN IS SURVIVED BY HER CHILDREN, PAMELA PATCHEN OF OVERLAND PARK, KANSAS, PATRICIA POLFER AND HER HUSBAND […]

Reynolds, Ronald K.

Reynolds, Ronald K.

September 3, 1947 — May 31, 2020

Service: June 4, 2020

Ronald K. Reynolds, 72, passed away May 31, 2020. Graveside services will be 11AM, Thursday, June 4 at Mt. Moriah Cemetery, 10507 Holmes Rd. Ronald worked as a floral designer, private caterer and he painted ornaments and perfume bottles at Hall’s on the Plaza in Kansas City. He was a wonderful chef. Survivors include his […]

Solsberg, Marjorie J.

Solsberg, Marjorie J.

September 28, 1921 — May 29, 2020

Service: June 4, 2020

Marjorie J. Solsberg, my precious beloved mother, entered into heaven on May 29, 2020 at the age of 98. She was preceded in death by her husband, Melburn (dec. July 3, 2011), and her daughter, Donna Jean (dec. Dec. 17, 1954). She is survived by her son, Scott. Marjorie was born in Cross Timbers, Missouri […]

Tye, Kathleen A.

Tye, Kathleen A.

November 7, 1932 — May 28, 2020

Service: May 30, 2020

Kathleen Ann Tye, 87, passed May 28, 2020. Graveside services will be 2:30PM, Saturday, May 30 at Green Lawn Cemetery, 8251 Hillcrest Rd. Kathleen was born November 7, 1932.  She was a member of Gospel Fellowship.  She had four children: Dale Tye (Merriel), Jewell Thomas, Lori Hurlburt (Robert) and Renita (Joe: deceased) Newman; fourteen grandchildren […]

Gourley, Darrel W.

Gourley, Darrel W.

February 23, 1926 — May 21, 2020

Service: May 31, 2020

***A live streamed service will begin at 2:00 pm Sunday, May 31, 2020. Please see the attached link. https://youtu.be/A6mg6lAHvJw*** Darrel Wright Gourley, husband, father, grandfather, and beloved coach at William Jewell College, passed away May 21, 2020, at Norterre Living Center in Liberty, MO, at the age of 94. Darrel was born February 23, 1926, […]

Herald, Jr., Robert L.

Herald, Jr., Robert L.

January 22, 1942 — May 27, 2020

Service: June 1, 2020

Robert Lee Herald, Jr (Bob) passed away peacefully into the presence of God on Wednesday, May 27, 2020. He was a beloved husband, father and grandfather. Born in Independence, MO on January 22, 1942 to Robert and Frances Herald. Before graduating from Van Horn High School (1960) in Kansas City Mo, he earned the rank […]

Dyer, Jean L.

Dyer, Jean L.

June 3, 1931 — May 27, 2020

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Jean L. Dyer, 88, passed away peacefully on May 27, 2020. Private graveside family services.

Barnes, Martin W.

Barnes, Martin W.

March 6, 1959 — May 27, 2020

Service: June 5, 2020

Martin Wayne Barnes, born March 6, 1959, age 61, entered into eternal rest on May 27, 2020 in Kansas City, Kansas. Martin was introduced to Christ at an early age. Pastor Ricky Beach baptized Martin January 4, 2009. He was a faithful member of Maywood Baptist Church located in Independence Missouri for over 10 years. […]

Yuratovich, William Thomas

Yuratovich, William Thomas

March 5, 1925 — May 26, 2020

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GLADSTONE, MO – William T. Yuratovich died of natural causes May 26, 2020 at Northcare Hospice. He was born March 5, 1925 in Kansas City, Kansas, the son of John and Julia (Stamfel) Yuratovich. William (Bill) graduated from Bishop Ward High School, Class of 1943. Following graduation, he served with the U.S. Navy in the […]

Privett, Russell G.

Privett, Russell G.

November 12, 1932 — May 25, 2020

Service: May 30, 2020

Russell Glenn Privett, 87, of Kearney, MO., passed away peacefully on Monday, May 25, 2020. He was a devoted husband and father of three sons. Truly emulating his Heavenly Father, Russell was a solid rock when you were surrounded by sinking sand. He was strong, yet gentle, a tireless provider and a devout caregiver. He […]

Jurgensen, Daniel Alan

Jurgensen, Daniel Alan

February 14, 1953 — May 25, 2020

Service: June 6, 2020

Daniel Alan Jurgensen, 67, of Liberty, MO, passed away peacefully on May 25, 2020, at St. Luke’s Hospice House in Kansas City, MO with family at his side. Dan was born February 14, 1953, in Fort Dodge, IA, the second of four sons of Richard and Mary (Wesley) Jurgensen. He graduated from Albia High School […]

Williams, Sr., James E.

Williams, Sr., James E.

May 10, 1953 — May 22, 2020

Service: May 30, 2020

Celebration of life for James E Williams Sr. James Edward Williams Sr. affectionately known as Jimmy, was born to the late Robert Sr. and Elizabeth Williams on May 10,1953 in Little Rock, Arkansas. Jimmy was the third child of their nine children. Jimmy graduated from Jacksonville High School in 1971, where he then began to […]

McClain, Alene Ruth

McClain, Alene Ruth

December 4, 1921 — May 24, 2020

Service: June 2, 2020

Alene Ruth McClain, 98, went to be with the Lord on May 24, 2020. Alene was born December 4, 1921 in Kansas City, KS to Verle and Lolita Blanche Ludwig On April 5, 1941, Alene and William E. McClain were married in Kansas City, MO. They were married 66 years until William’s passing in 2007. […]

Layton, Elvis W. “Al”

Layton, Elvis W. “Al”

July 5, 1929 — May 23, 2020

Service: May 29, 2020

Remembering Elvis (Al) Layton The original “Elvis” as he always called himself was very hardworking, fun loving and truly enjoyed life! At a very young age, Al started helping the Layton family working side by side with his father. Once the school house burned down…and since “he knew more than the teacher”…he went to work […]

Combest, Ronald P.

Combest, Ronald P.

April 6, 1930 — May 23, 2020

Service: June 13, 2020

In Memory of Ronald Pearson Combest April 6,1930 to May 23, 2020 Ronald Pearson Combest of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma peacefully passed away to heaven on May 23, 2020 in the loving presence of his daughter and son-in-law at the Kansas City Hospice House at the age of 90. He is preceded in death by his […]

Zimmerman, Jr., Alfred

Zimmerman, Jr., Alfred

November 10, 1940 — May 25, 2020

Service: May 29, 2020

Alfred Zimmerman, Jr., 79, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away peacefully on May 25, 2020, at his home with family at his side. Visitation for friends and family will be held from 9:30-10:45 am Friday, May 29, at Park Lawn Northland Chapel, I-35 at State Route 291, Liberty. Rosary and services will follow the […]

Atherton, Dallas Scott

Atherton, Dallas Scott

May 9, 2002 — May 21, 2020

Service: May 30, 2020

Dallas Scott Atherton, of Smithville Missouri passed away May 21st at the age of 18. Dallas was born May 9, 2002 at ST Luke’s Hospital in Kansas City, MO. He is the oldest child of Gregory Atherton and Megan Hynes. He is part of the 2020 Graduating class of Smithville High School and was currently […]

Green, Marsha K.

Green, Marsha K.

December 2, 1942 — May 22, 2020

Service: May 28, 2020

In loving memory of our sister, mother, grandmother and great grandmother, Marsha Kay (Huber) Green, 77, of Liberty, entered her eternal garden on May 22, 2020, at Liberty Hospital. Marsha was born December 2, 1942, in Kansas City, Missouri, to Ralph Edward and Emma Elizabeth (McDaniels) Huber. Along with her parents, Marsha was preceded in […]

Campbell, William Lee

Campbell, William Lee

July 10, 1931 — May 18, 2020

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William (Bill) Lee Campbell will always be remembered as a man of strength, intelligence, integrity and above all, honesty. He passed away peacefully at Sunrise of Leawood on May 18, 2020 at age 88. Bill was born in 1931 to William Sr. and Madge Campbell in Kansas City, Missouri. A lifelong KC resident, he graduated […]

White, Saleta June

White, Saleta June

June 4, 1933 — May 21, 2020

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Saleta June White, 86, passed away peacefully in her home on May 21, 2020. She was a wonderful wife, mother and grandmother and adored by everyone she ever met. Her kindness, laughter, and love of life can never be matched. She was preceded in death by her husband William (1983) and her daughter Alice (2014). […]

Snyder, Doris J.

Snyder, Doris J.

August 26, 1932 — May 20, 2020

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Doris J Snyder passed away Wednesday May 20th 2020. She was born August 26th 1932, in Alma MO. The youngest of ten children of Rev August and Lydia Griesse. Along with her parents, Doris was proceeded in death by her husband of 62 years , David O Snyder and all nine of her brothers and […]

Wolford, James W.

Wolford, James W.

September 30, 1941 — May 17, 2020

Service: May 22, 2020

James W. Wolford, 78, passed May 17, 2020. Visitation 130-230PM, Friday, May 22 at Park Lawn; private burial in Missouri Veterans Cemetery, Higginsville, MO.

Medley, Georgia Ann

Medley, Georgia Ann

September 19, 1929 — May 21, 2020

Service: May 23, 2020

Georgia Ann Medley, age 90, passed away peacefully on May 21, 2020 due to complications from her on-going battle with Parkinson’s disease. She was born September 19, 1929 in Durham Kansas to George and Ruth Peters. Growing up in a small farming community, Georgia was the middle child of two sisters, Jean and Judy. Being […]

Smith, James Edward

Smith, James Edward

April 1, 1952 — May 20, 2020

Service: May 30, 2020

James Edward Smith, 68, of Pleasant Valley, MO, passed away peacefully on May 20, 2020, at his home with family at his side. Visitation will be held from 2-4 pm Saturday, May 30, at Park Lawn Northland Chapel, I-35 at State Route 291, Liberty. In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to the American Cancer […]

Edwards, Bonnie L.

Edwards, Bonnie L.

March 15, 1930 — May 18, 2020

Service: May 23, 2020

Bonnie Lou (Cox) Edwards, 90, a former longtime resident of Lathrop, MO, passed away peacefully on May 18, 2020, with loved ones at her side at her daughter’s home in Olathe, KS. Bonnie was born March 15, 1930, in Gallatin, MO, one of five children of Leland Ross and Marguerite (Evans) Cox. In 1948, she […]

Lewis, Elinor B.

Lewis, Elinor B.

February 13, 1926 — May 16, 2020

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Elinor B. Lewis, 94, passed away May 14, 2020. Private family services with burial in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Firmin, Dorothy M.

Firmin, Dorothy M.

May 6, 1923 — May 17, 2020

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Dorothy May (Calvert) Firmin was born May 6, 1923 to Richard and Dora (Day) Calvert in Liberty, MO, the eldest of four girls. She passed in her daughter Dora’s care, with supervision of Crossroads Hospice, early May 17, 2020. Dorothy graduated from Liberty HS in 1941, and received an art scholarship to Monticello Female Seminary […]

Miller, Norma E.

Miller, Norma E.

August 26, 1928 — May 15, 2020

Service: May 21, 2020

Norma Elizabeth (House) Miller, 91, joined her husband Bud in their eternal home on May 15, 2020. She passed peacefully with her sons at her side. Norma was born August 26, 1928 in Moberly, MO, one of five children of Newton Allne “Al” and Grace Lee (Horn) House. She graduated from Northeast High School in […]

Riley, Robert E.

Riley, Robert E.

March 26, 1924 — May 9, 2020

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Robert E. Riley, a longtime resident of Raytown, Missouri, passed away on Saturday, May 9, 2020 of natural causes at Redwood of Carmel Hills nursing home in Independence, Missouri at the age of 96. Because of the Covid-19 virus and resulting restrictions, his family could not be by his side. His family and friends knew […]

Roberts, Linda Kay

Roberts, Linda Kay

March 2, 1950 — May 10, 2020

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Linda Kay Roberts was born March 2, 1950 in Kansas City, MO to Earl and Virginia Roush. She departed this life May 10, 2020 at St. Joseph Medical Center. Linda worked at Hallmark Cards for 44 years. Linda’s greatest pleasure and treasure were her great grandchildren. Linda is survived by her husband of 52 years, […]

Brown, Joyce

Brown, Joyce

May 24, 1933 — April 15, 2020

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JOYCE BROWNS LEGACY AND HOMEGOING SUNRISE MAY 24TH, 1933 TO SUNSET APRIL 15TH, 2020 Joyce Ann Brown passed away on Wednesday, April 15th, 2020 at Providence Medical Center in Kansas City, Kansas. She died from complications concerning COVID-19. Joyce was buried on Monday, April 20th, 2020 and has now been laid to rest with her […]

Allen Jr., Willie L.

Allen Jr., Willie L.

March 8, 1946 — May 6, 2020

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Willie L. Allen Jr., age 74, passed away May 6, 2020. Celebration of Life service announcement will be made in the near future.

Rhodes, Sr., Robert Dean

Rhodes, Sr., Robert Dean

July 9, 1943 — April 23, 2020

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Robert Dean Rhodes, Sr., 76, passed away April 23, 2020.  Robert was born July 9, 1943 in Saxton, MO to Jettie Rhodes and Thelma E. (Davis) Rhodes.  He was married to Thelma Rhodes who survives him.  Private family services with burial in Memorial Park Cemetery, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, MO.

Newport, James Byron

Newport, James Byron

January 15, 1953 — May 2, 2020

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James Byron Newport, 67, passed away May 2, 2020. Private services with burial in Green Lawn Cemetery, Kansas City, Missouri. James is survived by his wife Bonnie Newport, children: Byron James Newport and Trina Sue Newport; seven brothers and sisters: Larry Kirkendoll, Mary Jane Holland, Jackie Newport, Sheila Newport, Cindy Newport, Donald Stain and Carl […]

Fotopulos, JoAnn

Fotopulos, JoAnn

April 15, 1934 — May 3, 2020

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JoAnn was born April 15, 1934 in Arcadia, Greece and passed in the Lord on May 3, 2020. JoAnn graduated from high school in Argostolion Cephalonia in 1951. Following graduation, she enrolled in the local hospital to study elemental nursing. After graduation, she joined one the local humanitarian groups formed by Queen Frederiki of Greece. […]

Kellepouris, Angelo N.

Kellepouris, Angelo N.

February 28, 1956 — May 3, 2020

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Angelo N. Kellepouris, 64, passed away May 3, 2020. Angelo was born February 28, 1956 in Kansas City, MO to Nick and Anna (Stefaneas) Kellepouris, who preceded him in death. He was also preceded in death by his daughter Niki Michelle; uncles Mike Kelepouris, Gregory Kelepouris and Chris Lamberes; and his aunts Maria Kelepouris and […]

Inselman, Charles P.

Inselman, Charles P.

January 21, 1924 — May 1, 2020

Service: August 29, 2020

Charles P. Inselman, 96, of Blue Springs, MO went to be with the Lord on May 1, 2020. He was born in Windsor, MO, January 21, 1924 to Herman and Carrie Inselman. Charles married Frances Thompson, September 20, 1943 and they were married 65 years. Charles and Frances had four daughters. Charles worked at Hammett […]

Ditamore, Carol Ann

Ditamore, Carol Ann

February 4, 1943 — May 2, 2020

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Carol Ann (Tausch) Ditamore entered into eternal rest on May 2, 2020. She was the only daughter of four children born to Ernest and Frieda (Schmidt) Tausch. Carol was born in Gashland, MO but graduated from Southeast High School in K.C., MO. She married Dave Roberts and that marriage resulted in two sons, David Roberts […]

Briggs, Joseph M.

Briggs, Joseph M.

January 25, 1942 — April 2, 2020

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Joseph M. Briggs, 78, of K.C., MO, passed away on April 2, 2020. He was born January 25, 1942, in Marceline, MO, to Albert and Mary Ann Briggs. He served in the US Army. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by sisters, Linda Boyle and Deborah Venyard. Survivors include sisters, Sharon Alumbaugh […]

VanBibber, Dawn

VanBibber, Dawn

March 24, 1963 — April 22, 2020

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Dawn (VandeVoorde) VanBibber, 57, of Blue Springs, Mo died Wednesday, April 22,2020 at St Mary’s Medical Center of Blue Springs, Mo with complications following her first chemo treatment. Dawn was born March 24, 1963 to Judy and Daryl VandeVoorde in Mitchell SD; moving to Independence, MO in 1969. She attended Blue Hills and Courtney Elementary […]

Harris, Billie J.

Harris, Billie J.

March 5, 1932 — April 30, 2020

Service: May 6, 2020

Billie Jean Harris, 88, formerly of Holt, MO, passed away April 30, 2020 at Liberty Health and Wellness Center with family at her side. Visitation will be held from 4-6 pm Wednesday, May 6, at Park Lawn Northland Chapel, I-35 at State Route 291, Liberty. Private graveside services will be held Thursday, May 7, at […]

Martin, Robert William

Martin, Robert William

November 8, 1939 — April 30, 2020

Service: May 6, 2020

Robert William Martin, 80, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away April 30, 2020, at Liberty Hospital. Bob was born November 8, 1939, in Cleveland, Ohio, the eldest of two children of Robert Franklin and Elaine Maud (Underholt) Martin. Along with his parents, Bob was preceded in death by his sister Diane. He was united […]

Taylor, Terrie Christine

Taylor, Terrie Christine

July 3, 1957 — April 30, 2020

Service: May 5, 2020

Terrie Christine Taylor, 62, of Platte City, passed away peacefully on April 30, 2020, with loved ones at her side. Graveside services will be held at 12 noon Tuesday, May 5, at Ridgely Cemetery, Ridgely, MO (located on North County Road B south of Edgerton). In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to one of […]

Mayville, Nancy Kay

Mayville, Nancy Kay

August 8, 1939 — April 30, 2020

Service: May 6, 2020

Nancy Kay (Pritchett) Mayville, 80, a longtime Lathrop resident, passed away peacefully on April 30, 2020, with her daughters at her side at Oakridge of Plattsburg. Graveside services with visitation following will begin at 1:00 pm Wednesday, May 6, at Lathrop Cemetery, Lathrop, MO. In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to Special Olympics or […]

Hopkins Jr., Starling “Jimmy”

Hopkins Jr., Starling “Jimmy”

April 1, 1924 — April 24, 2020

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Reflections of Life Starling James (Jimmy) Hopkins, Jr. 96, passed away on Friday, April 24, 2020 in Atlanta, GA. He was born on April 1, 1924 to Starling and Laura Anna Hopkins in Riverside, CA. He graduated from Polytechnic High School and briefly attended California Polytechnic State University in San Louis Obispo, CA. After World […]

Williams, Wilma L.

Williams, Wilma L.

December 21, 1924 — April 29, 2020

Service: June 6, 2020

Wilma Williams, 95, passed away at her home in Lone Jack, Missouri on April 29, 2020.  A Celebration of Life service will be Saturday, June 6, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. at the Lake Lotawana Community United Methodist Church. Masks will be required at the service. Wilma was born on December 21, 1924, in Wheeling, Missouri […]

Mott, Jr., Andrew

Mott, Jr., Andrew

March 29, 1935 — April 30, 2020

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Andrew Mott, Jr., 85, of Lathrop, MO, entered eternal rest on April 30, 2020. He was the eighth of ten children born to Andrew and Anna (English) Mott. Andy was born in Lathrop, MO, on March 29, 1935. The family moved to Turney, MO where Andy attended Turney Grade School and Lathrop High School. In […]

Boniello, Stephen Paul

Boniello, Stephen Paul

February 16, 1961 — April 27, 2020

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“Steve” P. Boniello, 59, of N. Kansas City MO, passed away on Monday, April 27, 2020. He was born in Kansas City on February 16, 1961 to Frederick and Josephine (Blando), but spent the majority of his childhood and younger life in Peekskill NY. He eventually moved back and settled his family to the Kansas […]

Blount, Dwayne E.

Blount, Dwayne E.

July 29, 1942 — April 24, 2020

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Dwayne Eugene Blount was born July 29, 1942, in Kansas City, Missouri the second son born to Frank and Marjorie Jean Carliss Blount.  Both biological parents preceded him in death as well as his stepfather Benjamin Franklin Doyle, who raised him.   Dwayne had no biological children, but he was married twice.  His first wife Gladys, […]

Taylor, Mary Katherine

Taylor, Mary Katherine

January 28, 1949 — April 26, 2020

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Mary Katherine (Norris) Taylor, 71, of North Kansas City, passed away April 26, 2020, at North Kansas City Hospital. Mary was born on January 28, 1949, in North Kansas City, and raised in Platte County, the third child of Henry and Mabel (Alexander) Norris. Following high school she moved to Texas and made her home. […]

Shanahan, Lois Jeanne

Shanahan, Lois Jeanne

August 25, 1934 — April 21, 2020

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Lois Jeanne Williamson Shanahan, of Greenwood, MO passed away at the Kansas City Hospice House of cancer on April 21, 2020. She was born on August 25, 1934, to Jesse & Gladys Williamson in Independence, MO. Lois worked at John Deere for several years prior to her & husband, Elwood (Gene) Shanahan, establishing a group home […]

Yanes, Melida E.

Yanes, Melida E.

August 21, 1918 — April 21, 2020

Service: May 6, 2020

Melida E. Yanes, age 101, resident of South Kansas City, MO, passed away on early morning at home on Tuesday, April 21, 2020, on Hospice. Funeral Services will be held Wednesday, May 6, at the Park Lawn Chapel, 8251 Hillcrest Road, Kansas City, MO; burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery. Due to Coronavirus crisis, […]

Jennings, Elizabeth E.

Jennings, Elizabeth E.

August 18, 1918 — April 22, 2020

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Elizabeth E. Jennings, 101, passed April 22, 2020. A private burial will take place at Memorial Park Cemetery, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, MO.

Snow, David C.L.

Snow, David C.L.

April 27, 1957 — April 21, 2020

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David Charles Lee Snow, 62, passed away April 21, 2020. A private burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, MO.

Hoffman, Paul J.

Hoffman, Paul J.

October 30, 1950 — April 22, 2020

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Paul J. Hoffman, 69, of Kansas City, Missouri, passed away on April 22, 2020, from a 7-year battle with a degenerative condition. Paul will be honored in burial at Park Lawn Cemetery, on April 25, 2020, with a very small, private, graveside service, due to the current Pandemic restrictions. Paul was born in Topeka, Kansas, […]

Shirk, Stephen H.

Shirk, Stephen H.

August 17, 1947 — April 18, 2020

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Stephen Howard Shirk, 72, of Kansas City, Missouri, passed away on April 18, 2020 at St. Joseph Medical Center. He is survived by two daughters, Amy Martens and Melissa Shirk, and one granddaughter, Alexa Martens. Private funeral services will be held at Park Lawn Funeral Home and burial will be at Green Lawn Cemetery. The […]

Smith, Richard Alan

Smith, Richard Alan

February 16, 1961 — April 18, 2020

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Richard Alan Smith died on Saturday, April 19 at North Kansas City Hospital with his wife, Loren, and his mother, Pat, by his side. While Rich battled cancer for three years, his final hospitalization was brief, and he was able to spend most of his final weeks with his family. His family is grateful to […]

Moffet, William Henry “Bill”

Moffet, William Henry “Bill”

June 18, 1930 — April 16, 2020

Service: April 17, 2021

William Henry “Bill” Moffet, 89, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away April 16, 2020, at his home. He was born June 18, 1930, in Lake City, KS, the son of Delmer Moffet and Freda (Wilson) Moffet. Bill served in the U.S. Navy from 1948 until 1952, was a 50-plus year member of Jarcho-Schroeder American […]

Prock, Shirley A.

Prock, Shirley A.

December 5, 1928 — April 19, 2020

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Shirley Ann Prock was born in Iola, Kansas to Melvin and Eunice (Shapel) Gratsy. On May 20, 1947, she married William I. Prock and they moved to Kansas City, MO in 1959. Shirley and William had three children: Donald Prock, Sandy Clark and Larry Prock. Shirley was preceded in death by her husband William Prock, […]

Brewer, Phyliss M.

Brewer, Phyliss M.

June 9, 1935 — April 19, 2020

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Phyliss Cline Brewer, 84, passed away April 19, 2020. She was born June 9, 1935 to Lloyd and Dorothy Cline. She was married to Charles I. Brewer who preceded her in death. She leaves her children Cindy Simpson, Kim Dillard and Charlie Brewer. She had eight grandchildren and nineteen great grandchildren. A private family burial […]

Van Horn, Pauline L.

Van Horn, Pauline L.

February 7, 1929 — April 19, 2020

Service: April 22, 2020

Pauline Louise (Samborski) Van Horn, 91, a longtime resident of Lathrop, MO, passed away April 19, 2020, at Lawson Manor in Lawson, MO. She was born February 7, 1929, in Kansas City, MO, one of eight children of Romanian immigrants, John Louis Samborski and Julia Korzinowski Samborski. She was united in marriage to James Gordon […]

Clouse, Harvey W.

Clouse, Harvey W.

January 16, 1933 — April 16, 2020

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Harvey Woodard Clouse, born January 16, 1933 in Montebello, CA, died at home in Grandview, MO on April 16, 2020 at the age of 87. Harvey is survived by sons, Greg (Joni) of Grandview, MO, Brad (Laura) of Overland Park, KS, daughters Melody of Lee’s Summit, MO, Angela (Stan) of Arlington, TX, 9 grandchildren and […]

Curtis, Lonnie D.

Curtis, Lonnie D.

September 25, 1956 — April 17, 2020

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Lonnie D. Curtis was born to Jack and Virginia Curtis on September 25th 1956. He passed peacefully in his sleep April 16th 2020. Lonnie was a respected musician, a loving father and grandfather, and a caring friend. He is survived by his daughter Shelby Nuttall, his son-in-law Christopher Nuttall, his two grandchildren; Penelope and Silas […]

Jackson, Monnie Ann

Jackson, Monnie Ann

December 1, 1942 — April 15, 2020

Service: April 18, 2020

Monnie Ann Jackson, 77, of Liberty, MO, went to be with her Lord on April 15, 2020. Monnie was born December 1, 1942, in East Liverpool, Ohio, the daughter of Van Smith Kenney and Addie Mae (Ankrom) Kenney. Monnie grew up in Chester, West Virginia and was united in marriage to David Earl Jackson on […]

Spry, Betty Lou

Spry, Betty Lou

August 17, 1931 — April 12, 2020

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Betty Lou (Farris) Spry, 88, passed away April 12, 2020, at her home in Polo, MO, with loved ones at her side. Betty was born August 17, 1931, in Liberty, MO, the first of eight children of George Farris and LaMarion Bingham Farris. She graduated from Liberty High School in 1949, earning a scholarship and […]

Nicholson, Norma Jean

Nicholson, Norma Jean

September 16, 1926 — April 10, 2020

Service: April 10, 2020

Norma Jean Nicholson, 93, of Raytown, Missouri peacefully left this life to be with the Lord on April 10, 2020. Norma Jean was born September 16, 1926 in Carbon Center (a small coal mining community) near Rich Hill, Missouri to Orval and Hazel (Jamett) Smith. Following her graduation from Rich Hill High School in 1944, […]

McKinney, Billie R.

McKinney, Billie R.

October 10, 1936 — April 12, 2020

Service: April 15, 2020

Billie R. McKinney, 83, passed away April 12th, 2020. Billie was born October 10th, 1936, in Kansas City, Missouri to Harold I. and Rose (Willdorff) McIntyre. She was preceded in death by her spouse, Bill McKinney; and her siblings Ruth, Doris, Virginia, H.I., II “Shorty” and Elsie. She leaves her children: Twilla M. Blaue and […]

Faucett, Virginia May

Faucett, Virginia May

December 22, 1927 — April 10, 2020

Service: April 17, 2020

Virginia May Faucett (nee Hart), age 92, passed away on April 10, 2020 after a lengthy illness.   A private family ceremony is planned to celebrate Virginia’s life. In lieu of a public gathering, the family requests that anyone desiring may make a contribution to Children’s Mercy Hospital or to your favorite pet shelter. Virginia […]

Thate, Loraine Wanita

Thate, Loraine Wanita

October 24, 1930 — April 9, 2020

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Loraine W. Thate, 89, Overland Park, KS, passed away April 9, 2020. A private interment will be held at Memorial Park Cemetery. A celebration of Loraine’s life will be held at a future date when circumstances allow. Loraine and her twin sister, LaRee, were born on October 24, 1930, in Kansas City, MO to Alvina […]

Lemon, Teresa L.

Lemon, Teresa L.

May 7, 1974 — April 10, 2020

Service: April 18, 2020

Teresa Lynn Rasmussen Lemon, 45, passed away April 10, 2020.  Teresa was born May 7, 1974 in Kearney, Nebraska to Rodney Rasmussen and Becky Rasmussen Lucas.  Her early years were spent on a farm south of Litchfield, Nebraska.  She moved to Kearney, Nebraska for high school and graduated from Kearney High in 1992.  After high […]

Beebe, Ina Faye

Beebe, Ina Faye

January 11, 1933 — April 9, 2020

Service: April 10, 2021

Ina Faye Beebe, age 87, of Kansas City, MO, passed away April 9, 2020. Private services will be held, with burial at Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial tributes may be directed to Integrity Home Health and Hospice or Alzheimer’s Association at www.alz.org    

Weber, Juanita M.

Weber, Juanita M.

April 12, 1932 — April 7, 2020

Service: April 7, 2020

Juanita Marie (Johnson) Weber, 87, of Glenaire, joined her Heavenly Father on April 7, 2020, at her home surrounded by family. Juanita was born April 12, 1932, in Kansas City, MO, one of nine children of Arthur and Jenny (Williams) Johnson. Along with her parents, Juanita was preceded in death by an infant brother, Dale […]

Estes, Brenda D.

Estes, Brenda D.

July 5, 1941 — April 6, 2020

Service: April 6, 2020

Brenda D. Estes, 78 of Independence, MO passed away Monday, April 6, 2020 at Centerpoint Hospital. She was preceded in death by her husband, Cleadis R. Estes. Survivors include: two daughters: Karen S. Baker (Garry) and Kimberly J. Riddle, both of Independence, MO; one sister: Linda (Leland) of Pleasant Hill, MO; one granddaughter: Mandy (Dave); […]

Parton, Russell Dean “Russ”

Parton, Russell Dean “Russ”

September 29, 1956 — April 4, 2020

Service: April 4, 2020

Russell Dean “Russ” Parton, age 63, passed away April 4, 2020. His hobbies included watching movies, absorbing books, bowling and being outdoors. Russ loved spending time with his family and his grandchildren made his whole face light up when they came around and they were equally enamored with their Papa. He especially loved taking trips […]

Briggs, Joseph M.

Briggs, Joseph M.

January 25, 1942 — April 2, 2020

Service: April 2, 2020

Joseph M. Briggs, 78, of K.C., MO, passed away on April 2, 2020. He was born January 25, 1942, in Marceline, MO, to Albert and Mary Ann Briggs. He served in the US Army. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by sisters, Linda Boyle and Deborah Venyard. Survivors include sisters, Sharon Alumbaugh […]

Edwards, Martha I.

Edwards, Martha I.

May 27, 1938 — March 30, 2020

Service: March 30, 2020

Martha Idona “Steele” Edwards, 81, of Independence, MO passed peacefully in her home with her loving family, on Monday, March 30, 2020. She was born May 27, 1938 in Kansas City, MO. She is preceded in death by her husband, Arthur Harvey Edwards, her parents, Elmer Leon & Hazel Jane Steele, one sister, Alice Marie […]

Doss, John R.

Doss, John R.

July 12, 1933 — March 29, 2020

Service: March 29, 2020

John Robert Doss was born July 12, 1933, in Windsor, Missouri, to Rondal and Lily (McAllister) Doss. John was one of six children and the second of four sons. He served in the United States Army during the Korean War and, upon being honorably discharged, served in the Army Reserves for an additional eight years. […]

Aquino, Linda J.

Aquino, Linda J.

December 6, 1948 — March 29, 2020

Service: March 29, 2020

Linda Jeanne Aquino, 71, of Gladstone, passed away peacefully on March 29, 2020, at home with family at her side. She was born December 6, 1948, in San Bernardino, CA to Cecil John Cooley and Blanche Cook Cooley. Along with her parents, Linda was preceded in death by a sister, Diana Spiess. Linda was a […]

Lee, Lisa Ann

Lee, Lisa Ann

December 17, 1969 — March 27, 2020

Service: March 27, 2020

Lisa Ann (O’Dell) Lee, 50, of Platte City, passed away March 27, 2020 at North Kansas City Hospital. She was born in North in Kansas City on December 17, 1969, the daughter of Huber and Glenda (Oyler) O’Dell. Her parents preceded her in death. Lisa leaves her children, Alexandria Lee and Blade Lee; siblings, Huber […]

Michaels, Margaret “Peggy”

Michaels, Margaret “Peggy”

March 20, 1939 — March 23, 2020

Service: July 10, 2020

Margaret “Peggy” Michaels, O.F.S. (nee Melia) It is with profound sadness that the family of Margaret “Peggy” Michaels announces her passing on Monday, March 23rd at the age of 81 years. She will be lovingly remembered by her husband of 62 years, Henry Michaels; children Paul Michaels (Lori) of Kansas City, Ed Michaels (Dana) of […]

Wallar, Teresa Jean

Wallar, Teresa Jean

June 15, 1962 — March 23, 2020

Service: March 23, 2020

Teresa Jean (Wright) Wallar, 57, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away unexpectedly on March 23, 2020, at North Kansas City Hospital with her daughter Nikki at her side. Teresa was born June 15, 1962, in Kansas City, MO, the daughter of Robert Wright and Wanda (Peters) Wright. She graduated from Winnetonka High School. Teresa […]

Sheets, Lawrence L. “Larry”

Sheets, Lawrence L. “Larry”

December 21, 1935 — March 23, 2020

Service: March 23, 2020

Lawrence L. “Larry” Sheets, 84, passed away to be with the Lord on March 23, 2020. Larry was born December 21, 1935 in Van Buren, Missouri, living most of his life in the Kansas City area. He was a retired truck driver and a Navy Veteran of the Korean War. He was preceded in death […]

Glinn, Paul E.

Glinn, Paul E.

August 8, 1930 — March 22, 2020

Service: March 22, 2020

Paul E. Glinn, 89, died Sunday, March 22, 2020 at Healthcare Resort of Leawood in Leawood, Kansas. Paul was born at home on August 8, 1930 In Kansas City, Kansas to Jess & Berneice Glinn. The family moved to Missouri in 1931. Paul graduated from Southeast High School in 1947 and went on to attend […]

Moore, William Joseph “Bill”

Moore, William Joseph “Bill”

June 5, 1963 — March 19, 2020

Service: March 19, 2020

Mr. William Joseph Moore, “Bill”, son of William Harvey Moore and Patricia Rogers, was born June 5, 1963 in Kansas City, Missouri. He graduated from Ruskin High School in South Kansas City, Missouri. Bill was married to Tammie in 1982. They were married 37 years. This union was blessed with 3 children and 1 grandchild. […]

Creasy, Irvin H.

Creasy, Irvin H.

June 16, 1934 — March 23, 2020

Service: March 23, 2020

IRVIN PASSED AWAY AT THE HOME OF HIS DAUGHTER MARSHA SIFFORD SURROUNDED BY FAMILY. HE WAS PRECEDED IN DEATH BY HIS FATHER PORTER M. CREASY AND MOTHER ELSIE INEZ CREASY, 2 SISTERS AND A BROTHER AND HIS WIFE PATRICIA A. CREASY OF 35 YEARS. HE LEAVES BEHIND A BROTHER BILLY CREASY OF ST LOUIS, MO […]

Williams, Clarence Orville “Bud”

Williams, Clarence Orville “Bud”

July 7, 1939 — March 22, 2020

Service: March 22, 2020

Clarence Orville Williams, “Bud” passed peacefully in his sleep on March 22, 2020 in Warrensburg, MO. Bud was born to Clarence and Roberta Williams on July 7, 1939. He was united in marriage to the love of his life, Nancy Lee Merritt on August 30, 1958. Together, they had three children, Lisa Ann, Mary Jane […]

Warren, Mary Fern

Warren, Mary Fern

April 19, 1932 — March 21, 2020

Service: March 21, 2021

Mary Fern (Harris) Warren, 87, a former longtime Liberty, MO resident, joined her husband Leonard in their eternal home on March 21, 2020. She passed away peacefully at Westbrook Care Center in Kearney surrounded by family, following a six-year diagnosis with Alzheimer’s. Mary was born April 19, 1932, in Smithville, MO, the seventh of nine […]

Fertig, Connie Jean

Fertig, Connie Jean

October 7, 1952 — March 17, 2020

Service: March 21, 2020

Connie Jean (Koop) Fertig, 67, of Liberty, MO, and a former lifelong Lincoln, NE resident, passed away unexpectedly on March 17, 2020, at her home in Liberty. Connie was born October 7, 1952, in Lincoln, NE, the eldest of two children of Wayne Edward and Lois Jean (Deitemeyer) Koop. She graduated from Lincoln Southeast High […]

McGinnis, Mark Philip

McGinnis, Mark Philip

June 17, 1956 — March 17, 2020

Service: March 17, 2020

Mark Philip McGinnis, 63, of Lathrop, passed away March 17, 2020 at NorthCare Hospice House. He was born June 17, 1956, in St. Joseph, MO, the youngest of eight children of Raymond and Ella (Phillips) McGinnis. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by five siblings. Survivors include sisters, Sarah Martin, Judith Green, and many nieces and […]

Diamond, Ray W.

Diamond, Ray W.

July 31, 1928 — March 16, 2020

Service: March 16, 2020

Ray W. Diamond, 91, of Liberty, MO, passed away on March 16, 2020 at home surrounded by family. He was born July 31, 1928, near Cleveland, MO, to Bernie Lee and Surepta Elzina (Douglas) Diamond. Ray worked 38 years for Missouri Pacific and Union Pacific Railroads, starting out as an Electrician Helper and retiring as […]

Andrews, Theresa Ellen

Andrews, Theresa Ellen

January 25, 1952 — March 14, 2020

Service: March 14, 2020

Theresa Ellen Andrews, 68, passed away early Saturday morning, March 14, 2020.  She was born Jan. 25, 1952, to Stella and Marvin Andrews who predecease her. Theresa grew up in Kansas City and attended Wm. A. Knotts Elementary School.  She graduated from Southeast High School in 1970 where she was a cheerleader, a queen candidate, […]

Unroe, Kathryn Lynn “Kathy”

Unroe, Kathryn Lynn “Kathy”

June 28, 1965 — March 13, 2020

Service: March 21, 2020

Kathryn Lynn Unroe, 54, passed away March 13, 2020, at home in North Kansas City, MO. Visitation will be held from 2-4 pm Saturday, March 21, at Park Lawn Northland Chapel, I-35 at State Route 291, Liberty, MO. Kathy was born June 28, 1965, in North Kansas City.  She leaves her mother, Georgia Unroe; sister, […]

Barnes, Sr., Albert Thomas

Barnes, Sr., Albert Thomas

December 18, 1934 — March 15, 2020

Service: March 17, 2020

Albert Thomas Barnes, Sr. 85, a lifelong Pottsville, PA, resident, joined Patricia, his wife of 65 years, in their eternal home on March 15, 2020. He passed away surrounded by family at his daughter’s home in Kansas City, MO. Albert was born December 18, 1934, in Pottsville, PA, the eldest of four children of Albert […]

Cashatt, Mamie “Mickey” L.

Cashatt, Mamie “Mickey” L.

November 28, 1928 — March 12, 2020

Service: March 15, 2020

Mamie “Mickey” L. Cashatt, 91, of Liberty, MO, passed peacefully on March 12, 2020 in her home surrounded by all eight of her children. Mickey was born in Fayette, MO, the daughter of Ishmael and Grace (Wolcott) Keith, and was raised in a bustling home of eleven children. She resided in Liberty, MO for more […]

Wigle, Claudette J.

Wigle, Claudette J.

March 21, 1942 — March 11, 2020

Service: March 15, 2020

Claudette June (Smithhisler) Wigle, 77, of Raymore, passed away peacefully on March 11, 2020, at Menorah Medical Center in Overland Park, KS, with family at her side. Visitation will begin at 2:00 pm, followed by a service celebrating Claudette’s life at 3:00 pm, on Sunday, March 15, at St. Paul’s United Methodist Church, 1111 West […]

Miller, Orvid, J. “O.J.”

Miller, Orvid, J. “O.J.”

July 29, 1930 — March 7, 2020

Service: March 19, 2020

Orvid J. “O.J.” Miller, 89, passed away March 7, 2020. Visitation will be 10:30AM, service to follow at 11:30AM, Thursday, March 19 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd.; burial in Brooking Cemetery.

Bell, Minnie B.

Bell, Minnie B.

January 30, 1926 — March 9, 2020

Service: March 20, 2020

Minnie B. Bell, 94, passed away March 9, 2020. Visitation 12PM, service 1PM, Friday, March 20 at Park Lawn, 8251 Hillcrest Rd.; burial in Green Lawn Cemetery.

Chappell, Penelope A.

Chappell, Penelope A.

February 15, 1942 — March 9, 2020

Service: March 16, 2020

Penelope Alyce (Penny) Chappell was born February 15, 1940 to Paul and Dorothy Nevels in Akron, Ohio and passed away March 9, 2020 at Kansas City Hospice House. Penny moved to New York and then the Midwest as a young girl settling in the Kansas City area after her father’s business setbacks brought personal and […]

Payne, Vicky L.

Payne, Vicky L.

November 13, 1944 — February 28, 2020

Service: March 14, 2020

Vicky Lee (Engle) Payne, 75, of Dallas, TX, previously from Missouri, left this earthly world in February 28, 2020. She was preceded in death by husband Joe; parents William and Helen Engle; brothers Larry, Jerry and Terry; sister Frances; and two brother in laws: Clyde Northup and Michael Fellers. She leaves behind her son Brent […]

Hensley, Richard Keith

Hensley, Richard Keith

July 27, 1946 — March 7, 2020

Service: March 11, 2020

Richard Keith Hensley, 73, passed away March 7, 2020. Visitation will be held from 10-11 am Wednesday, March 11, at Park Lawn Northland Chapel, I-35 at State Route 291, Liberty, MO. Graveside services will follow at 11:30 am Wednesday at New Hope Cemetery, Liberty. Dick was born July 27, 1946, in Kansas City, MO. He […]

Hunter, Janet Jayne

Hunter, Janet Jayne

January 3, 1935 — March 5, 2020

Service: March 9, 2020

Janet Jayne Hunter, 85, passed March 5, 2020. Visitation 6-8PM, Monday, March 9 at Park Lawn, 8251 Hillcrest Rd.; private burial in Green Lawn Cemetery.

Harris, Ronald Eugene

Harris, Ronald Eugene

June 10, 1935 — March 4, 2020

Service: March 14, 2020

Ronald Eugene Harris, 84, of Kansas City, Missouri, passed away March 4th, 2020. He was born June 10, 1935, to Raymond and Evelyn (Creek) Harris. He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Cerise Jerrian (Heaton) Harris; three children, Teresa Shatwell (Dickey) of Lamar, AR, Debbie Harris of St. Louis, MO, and Mark Harris […]

Hatfield, Jo Ann

Hatfield, Jo Ann

September 13, 1938 — March 4, 2020

Service: March 15, 2020

Jo Ann Hatfield, age 81, went to be with Our Lord for eternity on March 4, 2020. She was a life long resident of the Kansas City Metro Area. She retired from Beta Sigma Phi in August 2004, after serving for 38 years with the organization. Jo Ann was an only child and was preceded […]

Feutz, Betty J.

Feutz, Betty J.

March 31, 1931 — March 4, 2020

Service: March 9, 2020

Betty Jo (Johnson) Feutz, age 88, went home to her Lord Jesus Christ on March 4th, 2020. Betty was preceded in death by her husband, Fred Feutz of Greenwood Missouri. They met at Kansas City Life Insurance Company, and raised their two daughters, Jana Feutz and Cheryl Feutz Fletcher, in Raytown, Missouri. Betty was a […]

Arnold, Tammy

Arnold, Tammy

November 26, 1964 — March 3, 2020

Service: March 14, 2020

Tammy Ann (Graber) Arnold, born November 26,1964, passed away on March 3, 2020 at home in Lenexa, KS. She fought a heroic battle with a rare stomach cancer. She had incredible strength and courage. Tammy married Robb E. Arnold on May 22, 1993 and they raised their three daughters in Lenexa, KS. She was a […]

Eddings, Deborah Ann

Eddings, Deborah Ann

April 29, 1957 — March 1, 2020

Service: March 7, 2020

Deborah Ann Eddings of Independence MO passed away peacefully on March 1, 2020 at the Kansas City Hospice House with her niece Lacey Misenhelter and cousin Melinda Chubb by her side. Deb was born April 29, 1957 in Inglewood, CA. She was preceded in death by her parents Darrell and Nellie Eddings and her sister […]

Brotherton, Patricia L.

Brotherton, Patricia L.

March 31, 1941 — February 16, 2020

Service: March 6, 2020

Patricia L. Brotherton, 78, passed February 16, 2020. Visitation 930AM, Friday, March 6 at Park Lawn, 8251 Hillcrest Rd.; 1030AM burial in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Curtis, Virginia M.

Curtis, Virginia M.

September 18, 1936 — March 3, 2020

Service: March 6, 2020

Virginia M. Curtis, 83, passed March 3, 2020. Visitation 1-2PM, Friday, March 6 at Park Lawn, 8251 Hillcrest Rd.; inurnment in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Brittain, Charles E.

Brittain, Charles E.

March 27, 1970 — March 1, 2020

Service: March 7, 2020

Charles Eugene Brittain, 49, of the Kansas City Northland, went to live with his friend, Jesus, in the presence of our Heavenly Father, on March 1, 2020. Visitation will begin at 12 noon, followed by a service celebrating his life at 1:00 pm, on Saturday, March 7, at Kansas City Church, 7700 North Church Road, […]

Robinett, Robert E.

Robinett, Robert E.

May 28, 1935 — February 29, 2020

Service: March 5, 2020

Robert E. Robinett, 84, passed away February 29, 2020. Visitation will be 10AM, service to follow at 11AM, Thursday, March 5 at First Baptist Church of Grandview, 1416 Main; burial in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Gilstrap, Myra Evelyn

Gilstrap, Myra Evelyn

May 10, 1929 — February 27, 2020

Service: March 7, 2020

Myra Evelyn Gilstrap, 90, passed into the presences of Jesus on February 27, 2020 after a long battle with COPD. Myra was born May 10, 1929 in Kansas City, MO to Ralph and Loretta (Hatfield) Clemmons. She was a homemaker and later in life, a greeter at Mt. Moriah & Freeman Funeral Home. She loved […]

Arnold, Richard A.

Arnold, Richard A.

July 16, 1956 — February 27, 2020

Service: March 7, 2020

Richard Alan Arnold, 63, of Kearney, MO passed away peacefully on February 27, 2020, at North Kansas City Hospital surrounded by family. Visitation will begin at 2:00 pm, followed by a service celebrating Rich’s life at 3:00 pm, on Saturday, March 7, at Park Lawn Northland Chapel, I-35 at State Route 291, Liberty. In lieu […]

Calegari, Tessa M.

Calegari, Tessa M.

March 25, 1931 — February 28, 2020

Service: March 5, 2020

Tessa M. Calegari, 88, passed away peacefully on February 28, 2020. Tessa was born March 25, 1931 in Utopia, KS to Oscar and Thelma (Adams) Scharff. She graduated from Nevada High School in Nevada, MO in 1949. After graduation, she moved to Kansas City, MO where she met and married Jack R. Calegari on June […]

Jones, MaryBell

Jones, MaryBell

November 25, 1928 — February 27, 2020

Service: March 3, 2020

MaryBell Jones, 91, passed away peacefully on February 27, 2020. Visitation will begin at 9:00 am, followed by Mass of Christian burial at 10:00 am, on Tuesday, March 3, at St. James Catholic Church, Liberty, MO. Entombment will follow at Resurrection Cemetery. MaryBell was born, the oldest of seven children, in Clyde, Missouri on November […]

Denzer, John D. “Jack”

Denzer, John D. “Jack”

October 31, 1929 — February 27, 2020

Service: March 6, 2020

With the passing of John D. (“Jack”) Denzer on February 27, 2020, at age 90, his many friends and family lost the gracious company of this kind and compassionate soul. Jack was preceded in death by his parents, Aloysius and Margaret Denzer, his wife of 26 years, Rose Mary Denzer, and his siblings, Aurelia Kempster, […]

Woodward, Sandra Sue

Woodward, Sandra Sue

August 13, 1946 — February 27, 2020

Service: March 3, 2020

Sandra Sue Woodward, 73, of Gladstone, went to be with the Lord on February 27, 2020. She passed away at NorthCare Hospice House with family at her side. Sandy was born August 13, 1946, in Kansas City, MO, the eldest of three children of L. Ralph and Lois (Harlow) Smith. Along with her parents, Sandy […]

Sparks, Marsha E. “Martie”

Sparks, Marsha E. “Martie”

January 31, 1953 — February 26, 2020

Service: March 4, 2020

Marsha “Martie” Sparks, age 67, of Independence, MO passed away on February 26, 2020 at her home. Visitation will be at Park Lawn Funeral Home 8251 Hillcrest Rd Kansas City, MO 64138 from 1-2pm Wednesday March 4, 2020. Graveside service to follow immediately after at Memorial Park Cemetery. Martie was born January 31, 1953 in […]

Smith, Susan Grace

Smith, Susan Grace

January 11, 1951 — January 28, 2020

Service: January 28, 2020

In Remembrance of Susan Grace: a Letter to My Beloved Wife You were so shy when we first met, 55 years ago during the summer of ’65 – how can I now contemplate your passing when you are yet alive in my heart, and in my soul? Our life together was like a storybook of […]

Shippert, Garry E.

Shippert, Garry E.

July 15, 1951 — February 27, 2020

Service: March 9, 2020

Garry Edward Shippert, 68, a longtime Liberty resident, passed away February 27, 2020, at John Knox Care Center in Lee’s Summit with family at his side. Garry was born July 15, 1951, in Lebanon, MO, the eldest of four children of S.H. “Tony” and Betty (Good) Shippert. He graduated from Liberty High School in 1969. […]

Boles, Richard W.

Boles, Richard W.

April 6, 1930 — February 27, 2020

Service: March 3, 2020

Richard W. Boles, age 89, passed away peacefully at home February 27, 2020. Richard was born in Koshkonong, Missouri on April 6, 1930. He was one of seven children born to Elisha and Lula Boles. After graduating high school, he joined the United States Air Force, where he reached the rank of Airman First Class. […]

Johns, Jacob Leroy

Johns, Jacob Leroy

November 1, 1936 — February 26, 2020

Service: March 2, 2020

Jacob Leroy (J.L.) Johns, 83, a longtime Liberty resident, passed away February 26, 2020, at Oak Pointe of Kearney. Visitation will begin at 1:00 pm, followed by a service celebrating J.L.’s life at 2:00 pm, on Monday, March 2, at Park Lawn Northland Chapel, I-35 at State Route 291, Liberty. Burial will follow in Glenridge […]

Helander, Harlyn E.

Helander, Harlyn E.

January 16, 1939 — February 25, 2020

Service: March 7, 2020

Harlyn Eugene (Gene) Helander, age 81, beloved husband, father and grandfather, entered eternal rest to be with his savior February 25, 2020, surrounded by family and loved ones at Mercy Hospital in Oklahoma City. Gene was born in Delong, IL on January 16, 1939. He was one of 5 children. He served our great country […]

Wells, Loren B.

Wells, Loren B.

January 26, 1949 — February 24, 2020

Service: February 24, 2020

Loren Burke Wells, born January 26, 1949, in Kansas City, Missouri, passed peacefully in his sleep February 24, 2020, at Eldon Nursing and Rehab in Eldon, Missouri, where he had been a resident for a number of years following a series of traumatic brain injuries. He was preceded in death by his wife, Patrica Stebbins […]

Nichols, William Alden

Nichols, William Alden

August 16, 1918 — February 24, 2020

Service: February 24, 2020

William Alden Nichols, a charter member of the “Greatest Generation”, passed from this life on February 24, 2020. “Bill” was 101. He was preceded in death by his wife of 74 years, Doris Irene (Robinson) Nichols, son William A. Nichols Jr., and daughter Lelani (Albert) Himegarner. He is survived by his daughters Kathryn Wimett, Christine […]

Hill, Robert W.

Hill, Robert W.

August 18, 1936 — February 24, 2020

Service: March 7, 2020

Robert W. Hill, 83, passed away February 24, 2020. Visitation will be 9AM, service to follow at 11AM, Saturday, March 7 at Ascension Lutheran Church, 4900 Blue Ridge Blvd.; burial in Green Lawn Cemetery.

Hopkins, Barbara Jan

Hopkins, Barbara Jan

March 29, 1945 — February 19, 2020

Service: February 21, 2020

Barbara Jan Hopkins, 74, passed away February 19, 2020 in Kansas City, MO. She was comforted at the time of her death by her daughters, Denise and Deanna; her son-in-law, Steve; and her nurses, Pam and Dena. She left quickly as was her habit and many family members were not able to be at her […]

Bowling, Thomas Joseph

Bowling, Thomas Joseph

June 28, 1955 — February 17, 2020

Service: June 13, 2020

Thomas Joseph Bowling, 64, of Gladstone, MO, passed away peacefully on February 17, 2020, at K. U. Medical Center in Kansas City, KS, with his wife Becky at his side. Tom was born June 28, 1955, in Sycamore, IL, the youngest of four children of John and Mary (Cremer) Bowling. Tom graduated from high school […]

Huff, Leroy C.

Huff, Leroy C.

September 25, 1947 — February 22, 2020

Service: February 29, 2020

Celebration of the Life and Legacy of Christopher Leroy Huff Leroy “Christopher” Huff was born September 25, 1947 in Kansas City Missouri and passed away February 22, 2020. He was the son of Leroy George Huff and Dorothy Jennison Huff, both preceded him in death. Chris professed Christ at an early age and was baptized […]

Wholf, Beverly D.

Wholf, Beverly D.

March 14, 1937 — February 18, 2020

Service: February 29, 2020

Long time Kansas City area resident and business leader, Beverly D. (Gardner) Wholf, age 82, died peacefully Tuesday, February 18, 2020 in Sedalia, Missouri. Born, March 14, 1937 in Omaha, Nebraska, Beverly was the daughter of Kansas City native Everett L. Gardner and Vera D. (Wakefield) Gardner. She graduated from Raytown High School in 1955, […]

Heater, Helen L. “Pat”

Heater, Helen L. “Pat”

November 6, 1926 — February 19, 2020

Service: February 27, 2020

Helen L “Pat” Heater, 93 of Blue Springs, Mo. passed away Wednesday, February 19, 2020 after a short illness. Visitation will be Thursday, February 27th at 2:00 at Park Lawn with funeral services at 3:00. Helen enjoyed sports, bowling, golf and in her younger years softball.  Helen worked at the Jones Store at Bannister Mall […]

Teasley, Russell Wayne

Teasley, Russell Wayne

August 31, 1933 — February 21, 2020

Service: February 25, 2020

Russell Wayne Teasley, a resident of Raytown, MO,  died Friday, Feb. 21. He was 86. Wayne was born August 31, 1933 in Hartwell, Mo. At the age of 2, his family moved to Moore, Okla. He went to all 12 years of school in the same building with most of the same classmates in Moore. He served in the Army […]

Toppins, Suzanne Carol

Toppins, Suzanne Carol

May 10, 1947 — February 19, 2020

Service: February 24, 2020

Suzanne Carol Toppins, 72, of Liberty, MO, passed away February 19, 2020, with loved ones at her side. Visitation will begin at 10:00 am, followed by a service celebrating Suzanne’s life at 11:00 am, on Monday, February 24, at Pleasant Valley Baptist Church, 1600 North State Route 291, Liberty, MO. Memorials are suggested to the […]

Kirkendoll, Faye E.

Kirkendoll, Faye E.

June 24, 1922 — February 19, 2020

Service: February 24, 2020

Faye Ellen Kirkendoll, 97, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away February 19, 2020, at Liberty Hospital. Visitation will begin at 10 am, and a service celebrating Faye’s life at 11 am, on Monday, February 24, at Park Lawn Northland Chapel, Liberty. Burial in Graceland Cemetery, Cameron, MO. Memorials are suggested to Immacolata Manor, 2135 […]

Clark, RuthAnn

Clark, RuthAnn

April 7, 1943 — February 18, 2020

Service: February 21, 2020

RuthAnn Clark, 76, passed away February 18, 2020 in Kansas City, MO. RuthAnn was born April 7, 1943 in Iola, KS. She loved her church, family, friends and cats. She was preceded in death by her parents Clair Cecil and Anna Zella (Stedman) Gosha; her husband of 42 years, John W. Clark and son James […]

McDonald, Patsy R.

McDonald, Patsy R.

March 27, 1937 — February 18, 2020

Service: February 22, 2020

Patsy R. McDonald, 82, passed away February 18, 2020. Visitation 12PM, service 1PM, Saturday, February 22 at Park Lawn, 8251 Hillcrest Rd.; burial in Green Lawn Cemetery.

Walker, Reba Ann

Walker, Reba Ann

September 10, 1948 — February 16, 2020

Service: February 22, 2020

Reba Ann (Heath) Walker, 71, of Kansas City, Missouri, went to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, February 16, 2020 surrounded by her loving family. She was born September 10, 1948 in Norwood, Missouri to Elmer and Euneeda Heath of Ava, MO. Reba was united in marriage to Ronald Walker and they spent […]

Bowles, Marvin C.

Bowles, Marvin C.

June 18, 1934 — February 17, 2020

Service: February 21, 2020

Marvin C. Bowles, 85, of Liberty, passed away February 17, 2020, at Norterre Living Center. Visitation will begin at 12:30 pm, followed by a service celebrating Marvin’s life at 2:30 pm, on Friday, February 21, at Park Lawn Northland Chapel, I-35 at State Route 291, Liberty. Burial at Crown Hill Cemetery in Excelsior Springs. Memorials […]

Beets, Shirley A.

Beets, Shirley A.

October 29, 1935 — February 15, 2020

Service: February 21, 2020

On February 15, 2020, Shirley Ann Beets passed away at the age of 84. Shirley was born in Axtell, KS on October 29, 1935 to her parents Anthony F. Spielman and Josephine B. Spielman. She was the oldest of 4 children with two sisters – Betty and Nancy, and a brother Don Spielman. Shirley was […]

Brown, Jr., Donald L.

Brown, Jr., Donald L.

October 7, 1943 — February 14, 2020

Service: February 22, 2020

On February 14, 2020 Donald Lawrence Brown Jr., loving husband, father, and grandfather went to heaven at the age of 76. Don was born in Chicago, Illinois on October 7, 1943, to parents Donald Lawrence Brown Sr. and Marion Olson Brown. Don graduated from Morgan Park High School. He enlisted in the United States Air […]

Samer, Julie Lynn

Samer, Julie Lynn

June 27, 1968 — February 14, 2020

Service: February 21, 2020

Julie Lynn Samer, 51, of Belton, MO passed away February 14th, 2020. Visitation will be 1 – 2pm, Friday, Feb 21st at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251Hilcrest Road. Followed by 2pm Graveside Burial in the Green Lawn Cemetery. Julie Lynn Samer was born June 27, 1968, in Norfolk, Virginia. She was the oldest daughter of […]

Hodge, Mildred W.

Hodge, Mildred W.

December 12, 1921 — February 13, 2020

Service: February 21, 2020

Mildred W. Hodge, 98, passed February 13, 2020. Mildred was born December 12, 1921 to Huedell Walker and Lottie Marie Gordon of Dewitt, MO. Her sister Geneva Nelson, brothers Huedell Walker, Jr. and Maurice Walker, both parents and siblings have preceded her in death. Mildred accepted Christ as her Savior at an early age. She […]

Durkin, Mary Charlene “Cherie”

Durkin, Mary Charlene “Cherie”

August 30, 1947 — February 10, 2020

Service: February 20, 2020

Mary Charlene “Cherie” Durkin, 72, recently of Blue Springs, MO, passed away unexpectedly in her home on February, 10, 2020. Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at St. Robert Bellarmine Catholic Church, 4313 S.W. State Route 7, Blue Springs, MO 64014, on Thursday, February 20, at 10am. Visitation for family and friends will be […]

Johnson, Barbara E.

Johnson, Barbara E.

July 7, 1949 — February 10, 2020

Service: February 19, 2020

Barbara E. Johnson, 70, passed February 10, 2020. Memorial services will be 10AM, Wednesday, February 19 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd.

Silvey, Sr., Sidney Ray

Silvey, Sr., Sidney Ray

January 23, 1933 — February 10, 2020

Service: February 17, 2020

Sidney Ray Silvey, Sr., 87, a 60-year Liberty, MO, resident, passed away February 10, 2020, at Oxford Grand at Shoal Creek, with family at his side. Visitation will begin at 10:00 am, followed by a service celebrating Ray’s life at 11:00 am, on Monday, February 17, at Liberty United Methodist Church, 1001 Sunset Avenue, Liberty. […]

Coleman, Hattie E.

Coleman, Hattie E.

March 23, 1920 — February 3, 2020

Service: February 17, 2020

Hattie E. Coleman, 99, passed away February 3, 2020. Visitation 10AM, service 11AM, Monday, February 17 at Swope Parkway United Christian Church, 6140 Swope Parkway; burial in Green Lawn Cemetery.

Burns, Ronald D.

Burns, Ronald D.

June 9, 1931 — February 8, 2020

Service: February 15, 2020

Ronald Dale Burns, 88, Lee’s Summit, MO, passed away February 8, 2020 at Kansas City Hospice House. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, 12:30 pm February 15, 2020 at the Park Lawn Funeral Home. Visitation will be 11:30 am until service time at the chapel. Interment with Military Honors in Memorial Park Cemetery, KCMO. […]

Scrivener, Anna B.

Scrivener, Anna B.

February 19, 1926 — February 9, 2020

Service: February 12, 2020

Anna Belle Scrivener was born February 19, 1926 and passed away on February 9, 2020. She had three brothers and sisters – only Fred Black is still living. Anna was an accountant for ADM Milling Company. She married Art Ward in 1947 and loved square dancing, fishing and friends. After Art passed away in 1977, […]

Doss, Marie A.

Doss, Marie A.

February 5, 1933 — February 6, 2020

Service: February 11, 2020

Marie A. Doss, 87, passed February 6, 2020. Visitation 1PM, service 2PM, Tuesday, February 11, 2020, at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, MO 64138. Burial in Memorial Park Cemetery. Marie Adele Doss was born February 5, 1933, in Kansas City, Missouri to Edward M. and Leila Adele (Benning) Jacobs. An only […]

Robbins, Robert E.

Robbins, Robert E.

February 15, 1943 — February 6, 2020

Service: February 11, 2020

Robert E. Robbins, 76, passed away February 6, 2020. Visitation will be 9:30AM, with services at 10:30AM, Tuesday, February 11 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd.; 130PM burial in Calvary Cemetery, Corder, MO.  Robert is survived by his wife Shirley; and sons Travis and Barry.

Eames, Kathleen Brown

Eames, Kathleen Brown

July 23, 1920 — January 29, 2020

Service: February 29, 2020

Kathleen Brown Eames was born July 23, 1920 in Kansas City, Missouri. She lived near Lathrop with her parents, Harold and Anna Brown and sister, Bonnie. When she was almost 17, in 1937, her family moved to southern California. They lived in Pomona, California where her father started a roofing business and Kathleen graduated from […]

Speights, Margaret “Maggie”

Speights, Margaret “Maggie”

January 5, 1955 — February 5, 2020

Service: February 12, 2020

Margaret “Maggie” Mary Brennan Speights, 65, of Liberty, MO, passed away peacefully, joining her daughter Mel, on February 5, 2020. We will celebrate Maggie’s life beginning with visitation at 4:00 pm, and service at 5:00 pm, on Wednesday, February 12, at Liberty Christian Church, 427 East Kansas Street, Liberty, MO. In lieu of flowers, memorials […]

Johnston, Kenneth R.

Johnston, Kenneth R.

August 13, 1930 — February 5, 2020

Service: February 10, 2020

Kenneth Ross Johnston, 89, passed away February 5, 2020. Visitation 12PM, service 1PM, Monday, February 10 at Park Lawn, 8251 Hillcrest Rd.; burial in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Mitchell, Theresa M.

Mitchell, Theresa M.

September 8, 1949 — February 5, 2020

Service: February 8, 2020

Theresa Mitchell, age 70, passed away at her home on February 5, 2020 due to pancreatic cancer. She was born September 8, 1949 to Richard Payne and Elsie Seely. She married the love of her life, Leonard Mitchell, on her 23rd birthday in 1972. They were truly devoted to each other. Leonard (Lee) proceeded her […]

Hickman, Mavis Madeline

Hickman, Mavis Madeline

September 22, 1930 — February 4, 2020

Service: February 8, 2020

Mavis Madeline Hickman, 89, of Lathrop, MO, passed away Tuesday, February 4, 2020, at her home in Lathrop. Visitation will begin at 1:00 pm, followed by a service celebrating Madeline’s life at 2:30 pm, on Saturday, February 8, at Park Lawn Lathrop Chapel, 901 Clinton Street, Lathrop. Burial will follow at Lathrop Cemetery. Memorials are […]

Anderson, Dorothy M.

Anderson, Dorothy M.

November 16, 1925 — February 4, 2020

Service: February 7, 2020

Dorothy M. Anderson, 94, passed away February 4, 2020. Graveside services will be 1PM, Friday, February 7 at Green Lawn Cemetery, 8251 Hillcrest Rd. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Fairmount Food Pantry. Dorothy retired from H.D Lee Company where she worked for many years as an administrative secretary. She was […]

Wilson, Larry W.

Wilson, Larry W.

June 30, 1951 — February 2, 2020

Service: February 9, 2020

Larry Warren Wilson, 68, passed away February 2, 2020 at Riverbend Heights in Lexington, MO, following a lengthy battle with Parkinson’s Disease. Visitation will begin at 2:00 pm, followed by a service and military honors at 3:00 pm, on Sunday, February 9, at Park Lawn Northland Chapel, I-35 at State Route 291, Liberty. Committal services […]

Buttram, Iva E.

Buttram, Iva E.

August 1, 1938 — February 3, 2020

Service: February 7, 2020

Iva E. Buttram, 81, passed away February 3, 2020. Visitation 10AM, with services to follow at 11AM, Friday, February 7 at New Vision Christian Center, 12400 Grandview Rd.; burial in Lee’s Summit Historical Cemetery. Iva worked for Southwestern Bell and later for the Marine Corps Finance Center. Iva is survived by her husband of 60 […]

Pearson, Paul E.

Pearson, Paul E.

February 29, 1924 — January 31, 2020

Service: February 6, 2020

Paul E. Pearson, 95, of Olathe, Kansas passed away on January 31, 2020. He was born to Walter and Myrtle Pearson on February 29, (leap day) 1924 in Avondale, Missouri. He would have celebrated his 24th birthday this February. Paul was a World War II veteran. He enlisted on February 4, 1943 and received an […]

Feagle, Alberta L.

Feagle, Alberta L.

May 27, 1952 — February 2, 2020

Service: February 7, 2020

Alberta L. Feagle, 67, passed away February 2, 2020. Visitation will be 6-8PM, Thursday, February 6 and services will be 10AM Friday, February 7, both at Park Lawn, 8251 Hillcrest Rd.; burial in Green Lawn Cemetery. Pastor Jared Warner has graciously supplied a link to the message he gave at Alberta’s service. In Memory of […]

Schuhmacher, Frederic D.

Schuhmacher, Frederic D.

June 12, 1929 — January 31, 2020

Service: February 22, 2020

Frederic “Fritz” D. Schuhmacher, 90, died peacefully at his home on January 31, 2020. He was born on June 12, 1929 to Frederick and Edna (Detert) Schuhmacher. Fritz was drafted into the Army in 1951. He was stationed in Germany, and had achieved the rank of Corporal before his honorable discharge in January, 1953. In […]

Dishong, Terry A.

Dishong, Terry A.

February 23, 1942 — January 29, 2020

Service: February 7, 2020

Terry A. Dishong, 77, passed away January 29, 2020. Visitation will be 130-230PM, Friday, February 7 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd.; graveside services will follow at 230PM at Memorial Park Cemetery.

Henderson, Marilyn L.

Henderson, Marilyn L.

October 7, 1941 — January 29, 2020

Service: February 8, 2020

Marilyn Lucille Paige Henderson, 78, of Kansas City, MO, passed away January 29, 2020. She was born October 7, 1941 in Bunceton, MO to Coleta Fields Henderson and Junious Paige. She was preceded in death by both parents; brothers Benjamin Morris and George Paige; sisters Susan Paige, Mary Paige, and Linda Paige. Marilyn was educated […]

Kneale, Betty J.

Kneale, Betty J.

January 12, 1925 — January 29, 2020

Service: February 4, 2020

Betty J. Kneale, 95, passed away January 29, 2020. Betty was preceded in death by Robert G. “Bob” Kneale. Survivors include daughter Robyn Davis (Ross); son Todd Kneale; two granddaughters: Brooke Bryan (Jeff) and Holly Terry (Justin); three great granddaughters; and her niece Cindy Murphy. Visitation will be 9AM, with services at 10AM, Tuesday, February […]

Marshall, Isabell

Marshall, Isabell

March 7, 1926 — January 27, 2020

Service: February 4, 2020

Isabell Marshall, 93, passed January 27, 2020. Visitation will be 12-2PM, Tuesday, February 4 at Park Lawn, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, MO.

George, Wanda LaVerl

George, Wanda LaVerl

March 15, 1932 — January 22, 2020

Service: January 22, 2020

Wanda LaVerl George, 87, passed away January 22, 2020. Private burial in Memorial Park Cemetery, Kansas City, MO; services to be held at a later date. Survivors include her husband, Rev. Walter L. George, her daughter Leigh Anne and her husband Stephen; son Eric and his wife Katherine; grandchildren Amelia and Connor.

Munzinger, Myra G.

Munzinger, Myra G.

September 11, 1940 — January 25, 2020

Service: February 3, 2020

Myra Glennis Munzinger was born on September 11, 1940 in Wichita, Kansas to Frank G. and Bertha D. (Thomas) Davison. Myra passed away peacefully, surrounded by family on January 25, 2020. She had an idyllic childhood growing up in Dighton, Kansas. Her father, Frank G. Davison, was an educator, farmer, and a mayor. Her mother, […]

Heng, Barbara Ann

Heng, Barbara Ann

June 2, 1929 — January 27, 2020

Service: January 30, 2020

Barbara Ann (Steele) Heng, 90, passed away January 27, 2020 at Our Lady of Mercy Country Home in Liberty, MO, where she resided since June, 2008. She was a former longtime resident of Liberal, KS. Barbara was born June 2, 1929, in Tyrone, OK, one of eight children of Robert John and Nina Belle (Lutes) […]

Espino, Victoria

Espino, Victoria

November 13, 1937 — January 21, 2020

Service: February 1, 2020

Victoria Espino, 82, passed away January 21, 2020. Visitation 12PM, service 1PM, Saturday, February 1 at Park Lawn, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, MO.

Lewis, Evelyn Virginia

Lewis, Evelyn Virginia

February 24, 1929 — January 23, 2020

Service: February 1, 2020

Evelyn Virginia Lewis, age 90, died in her home on January 23, 2020. She was born on February 24, 1929 at St Luke’s Hospital in Kansas City, Missouri to William Corydon Edwards and Barbara Laureen Becker-Edwards-Carpenter-Dunscomb. Eve grew up in Moberly, Missouri and graduated from Moberly High School in 1947. She then attended Lindenwood College […]

Johnston, Jr., Donald T.

Johnston, Jr., Donald T.

December 23, 1938 — January 23, 2020

Service: January 29, 2020

Donald Tecumseh Johnston, Jr., 81, of The Gardens at Barry Road in Kansas City Northland and formerly of Broken Arrow, OK, passed away January 23, 2020, at North Kansas City Hospital in North Kansas City, MO. Don was born December 23, 1938, in Tulsa, OK, the youngest of three children of Donald T. and Nellie […]

Lines, Floyd A.

Lines, Floyd A.

July 28, 1926 — January 24, 2020

Service: January 29, 2020

Floyd A. Lines, age 93, passed away January 24, 2020. Funeral service will be 11:30 a.m., Wednesday, January 29, 2020, at Park Lawn Funeral Home. Family will receive friends beginning at 10:30 a.m., at the chapel.  Burial with military honors will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery.

Meek, Mary L.

Meek, Mary L.

September 16, 1925 — January 24, 2020

Service: January 30, 2020

Mary Lee Meek peacefully passed into eternity Friday, January 24, 2020, surrounded by her children at Bickford of Overland Park, Kansas. Mary was born September 16, 1925 in Grundy County, Missouri to Jessie and Orville Carpenter. She graduated from Galt High School in Galt, Missouri where she played basketball with the girl’s team that placed […]

Holloway, Timothy Lynn

Holloway, Timothy Lynn

July 8, 1959 — January 23, 2020

Service: January 30, 2020

Timothy Holloway, age 60, passed away January 23, 2020. Funeral service will be 11:30am, Thursday, January 30, 2020, at Park Lawn Funeral Home. Family will receive friends beginning at 10:30am at the chapel. Private interment at Green Lawn Cemetery.   Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, MO 64138 (816)523-1234

Campbell, Marion V.

Campbell, Marion V.

March 22, 1927 — January 21, 2020

Service: January 31, 2020

Marion Vera Campbell, a legend in her own right, passed away peacefully at Sunrise of Leawood on January 21, 2020 at age 92. Everyone will remember her as “La Reina” (The Queen), as she loved to be called, and she lived up to every aspect of that nickname with her quintessential class and grace. She […]

Fletcher, Teresa L.

Fletcher, Teresa L.

May 18, 1961 — January 11, 2020

Service: January 11, 2020

Teresa L. Fletcher, age 58, passed away peacefully in her home on the afternoon of January 11th after a long tiresome battle with cancer. She was born on May 18, 1961, in Kansas City Missouri to Bill & Clara (Swope) Fletcher. She was a graduate of Shawnee Mission North High School. She spent numerous years […]

Anders, Judy N.

Anders, Judy N.

June 23, 1955 — January 21, 2020

Service: January 27, 2020

Judy Neoma Johnson Anders, 64, of Kansas City, MO, passed away peacefully on January 21, 2020, at St. Luke’s Plaza Hospital with family at her side. Visitation will begin at 10:00 am, followed by a service celebrating Judy’s life at 11:00 am, on Monday, January 27, at the Park Lawn Chapel, 8251 Hillcrest Road, Kansas […]

Runge, Lambert J.

Runge, Lambert J.

September 28, 1931 — January 21, 2020

Service: January 25, 2020

Lambert “Bert” John Runge, 88, was gathered into the arms of his Lord and Savior and taken to his heavenly home in the evening of January 21, 2020. Bert had struggled in his earthly body but gracefully passed away peacefully in his sleep with family in close attendance. Bert was born on September 28, 1931 […]

Hankins, Jay N.

Hankins, Jay N.

November 7, 1935 — January 21, 2020

Service: January 27, 2020

Jay Hankins, of Greenwood, MO, passed away in the early hours of January 21, 2020. Born on 11-7-35 to Leroy “Hank” Hankins and Gerty Hankins. Preceded in death by both parents and his brother Tom. Survived by his wife of 64 years Gay, his two sons Mike and Pat, and 5 grandsons: Steve, Jeff, Chris, […]

Tebbenkamp, Patricia M.

Tebbenkamp, Patricia M.

December 4, 1951 — January 19, 2020

Service: January 25, 2020

Patricia Marleen Tebbenkamp, age 68, lived in Kansas City, MO. She suffered heart failure on Sunday, January 19, 2020 after watching our Chiefs win to go to the Super Bowl. She was born on December 4, 1951 in Kansas City, MO. Her parents are John Robert and Louella Hursman. She had six brothers and a […]

Charles, James T.

Charles, James T.

February 6, 1937 — January 15, 2020

Service: January 24, 2020

James T. Charles, 82, passed away January 15, 2020.  Visitation will be 10AM, services at 12PM, Friday, January 24 at Bethany Missionary Baptist Church, 2216 E. 13th St., Kansas City, MO; burial in Green Lawn Cemetery.

Stringer, Gary W.

Stringer, Gary W.

July 31, 1951 — January 17, 2020

Service: January 20, 2020

Gary W. Stringer, 68, passed away January 17, 2020. Graveside services will be 1PM, Monday, January 20 at Memorial Park Cemetery, 8251 Hillcrest Rd.

Ginther, Sylvester L.

Ginther, Sylvester L.

March 30, 1939 — January 15, 2020

Service: January 21, 2020

Sylvester Leonard Ginther, 80, of Plattsburg, MO, passed away unexpectedly on January 15, 2020. Rosary recitation will begin at 5:00 pm, followed by visitation from 5:30-7 pm, on Monday, January 20, at Park Lawn Northland Chapel, I-35 at State Route 291, Liberty, MO. Mass of Christian burial will be held at 10:00 am Tuesday, January […]

Tanner, Mildred M.

Tanner, Mildred M.

February 3, 1926 — January 16, 2020

Service: January 25, 2020

Mildred Martha Tanner, age 93, of Lee’s Summit, MO, passed away peacefully on Thursday, January 16, 2020 at John Knox Village Hospice House. Mildred was born in Sedan, Kansas on February 3, 1926 to the late William and Martha (Briggs) Smith. Mildred was a devoted teacher who later worked in retail after marrying Edwin Warren […]

Morris, Richard A.

Morris, Richard A.

February 1, 1935 — January 13, 2020

Service: January 20, 2020

Richard A. Morris, 84, passed away January 13, 2020. Visitation 12PM, service 1PM, Monday, January 20 at Park Lawn, 8251 Hillcrest Rd.; burial in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Patterson, Anneliese “Ann” P.

Patterson, Anneliese “Ann” P.

May 2, 1930 — January 12, 2020

Service: January 17, 2020

Anneliese “Ann” P. Patterson, 89, passed away January 12, 2020. Visitation 12PM, service 1PM, Friday, January 17 at Park Lawn, 8251 Hillcrest Rd.; burial in Belton Cemetery.

Coons, John Michael

Coons, John Michael

August 31, 1953 — January 9, 2020

Service: January 18, 2020

On January 9, 2020, John Michael Coons, loving husband, father and brother, passed away at the age of 66. John was born on August 31, 1953, in Kansas City, MO, to Homer and Joann Coons. He was employed at KCPL for 28 years and was an electrician by trade. John had a passion for motorcycle […]

Bonnesen, Infant Elliot Andrew

Bonnesen, Infant Elliot Andrew

January 7, 2020 — January 7, 2020

Service: January 18, 2020

“The Lord gives and the Lord takes away, blessed be the name of the Lord.” Elliot Andrew Bonnesen was born on Tuesday, January 7th at 4:49pm. He had a strong heartbeat throughout birth but unfortunately never took a breath. He weighed 4lbs 5oz and was 17 inches long. He was born with Bilateral Renal Agenesis, […]

Perkins, Roy Raymond

Perkins, Roy Raymond

March 28, 1945 — January 10, 2020

Service: January 17, 2020

Roy Raymond Perkins, age 74, passed away January 10, 2020. Memorial services will be 10AM, Friday,  January 17 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd. Roy was born March 28, 1945, in Kansas City, KS, to George and Esther Perkins. Roy worked as a mechanic for most of his life. After his retirement from […]

Lewis, Sr., William Harley

Lewis, Sr., William Harley

May 2, 1942 — January 11, 2020

Service: January 26, 2020

William Harley Lewis, Sr., 77, of Gladstone Mo passed away on January 11 2020. He is survived by his wife of 42 years, Margaret (Peggy) Lewis, daughter Penny Corley, niece/daughter Sunniva Schmiege (Paul), son William Lewis Jr, son Mike Lewis (Robin), 8 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren, and brother Russell Lewis (Dru). He is preceded in […]

Davis, John R.

Davis, John R.

November 9, 1946 — January 11, 2020

Service: January 18, 2020

John Robert Davis, 73, a longtime Liberty resident, ended a three-year battle with progressive supranuclear palsy on January 11, 2020. Visitation will be held from 6-7 pm, with a celebration of life service immediately following the visitation, on Saturday, January 18, 2020, at Park Lawn Northland Chapel, I-35 at State Route 291, Liberty. John was […]

Streu, James Michael

Streu, James Michael

September 23, 1945 — January 7, 2020

Service: January 11, 2020

James Michael Streu, 74, of Kearney and a former Liberty resident, passed away January 7, 2020, at Liberty Hospital with family at his side. Visitation will begin at 9:30 am, followed by Mass of Christian burial at 10:30 am, on Saturday, January 11, at St. James Catholic Church, Liberty. Burial will follow at Glenridge Cemetery. […]

Galate, Anthony S.

Galate, Anthony S.

January 19, 1951 — January 3, 2020

Service: January 10, 2020

Anthony “Tony” Salvatore Galate, 68, of Grain Valley, was born January 19, 1951, in Kansas City, Missouri, the son of Egnazio Vincent Galate and Frances Katherine (Bascone) Galate. He departed this life into the loving arms of his lord and savior on Friday, January 3, 2020 at 8:06pm, surrounded by his family at St. Mary’s […]

Donnelly, Edward Theodore “Teddy”

Donnelly, Edward Theodore “Teddy”

July 15, 1949 — December 31, 2019

Service: January 18, 2020

   Edward “Teddy” Theodore Donnelly passed away on December 31st, 2019 at Research Medical Center in Kansas City, MO after battling a long illness. He was 70 years old.    Teddy was born July 15th, 1949 in Kansas City, MO to Joyce Mae Donnelly and Edward Alvin Donnelly. He was the middle child and only […]

Couch, Duane T.

Couch, Duane T.

August 4, 1930 — January 2, 2020

Service: January 11, 2020

Duane Turnage Couch, 89, Lee’s Summit, MO, formerly of Raytown, MO passed away January 2, 2020 at the Veterans Home in Warrensburg.  Memorial Services will be held at 11:30am Saturday, January 11, 2020 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd, Kansas City, Missouri. Graveside Committal with Military Honors: in Green Lawn Cemetery, Kansas City, […]

McLain, Randal Dean “Randy”

McLain, Randal Dean “Randy”

June 16, 1937 — January 2, 2020

Service: January 4, 2020

Randal Dean “Randy” McLain, 82, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away January 2, 2020, at Tiffany Springs Health Care Center. He was born June 16, 1937, in Cainsville, MO, the eldest of 15 children of Robert and Christine (Wright) McLain. Along with his parents, Randy was preceded in death by a daughter, Gina Maddox; […]

Seyller, Wesley D.

Seyller, Wesley D.

August 22, 1942 — December 29, 2019

Service: January 7, 2020

Wesley Dahl Seyller, 77, of the Kansas City Northland, passed away unexpectedly on December 29, 2019, at St. Luke’s Northland Hospital with his wife of 51 years, Carol, at his side.  Wes was born August 22, 1942, in Minneapolis, MN, the son of Aaron J. and Edith Mae (Dahl) Seyller. Along with his parents, Wes […]

Adair, Marguerite E.

Adair, Marguerite E.

May 29, 1929 — December 30, 2019

Service: January 4, 2020

Marguerite E. Adair, age 90, passed away December 30, 2019. She was born on May 29, 1929 in Carrollton, MO, to Charles & Tempy (Scott) Howard and was one of 11 children. Marguerite married Gene Adair on October 6, 1945, in Kansas City. She worked for many years in the credit departments at Montgomery Wards […]

Steele, Duane Otis

Steele, Duane Otis

January 2, 1936 — December 30, 2019

Service: January 3, 2020

Duane Otis Steele, 83, of Lee’s Summit, MO, passed away December 30, 2019, at John Knox Care Center in Lee’s Summit, MO. Visitation will begin at 1:00 pm, followed by Masonic and Rose Croix services at 2:00 pm, on Friday, January 3, at the Park Lawn Chapel, 8251 Hillcrest Road, Kansas City, MO. Burial with […]

Thompson, Mark Edward

Thompson, Mark Edward

November 16, 1960 — December 18, 2019

Service: January 11, 2020

Mark Edward Thompson, 59, of Kansas City North, passed away peacefully on December 18, 2019, at NorthCare Hospice House with loved ones at his side. Mark was born November 16, 1960, in Bethany, MO, the eldest of two children of Eddie Nelson and Janice Juanita (Turley) Thompson. His father preceded him in death. Mark graduated […]

Graves, Suzanne Albright

Graves, Suzanne Albright

January 22, 1934 — December 27, 2019

Service: January 11, 2020

Suzanne Albright Graves, 85, came into the presence of her Lord Jesus on December 27, 2019.  She was born in DuBois, PA in 1934. Sue married the love of her life, Joseph L Graves on June 4, 1954. He preceded her in death September 8, 2007. Sue was deeply devoted to her faith and taught […]

Boggess III, Harry Lee

Boggess III, Harry Lee

August 27, 1954 — December 29, 2019

Service: January 3, 2020

Harry Lee Boggess, III, 65, a lifelong Liberty resident, passed away December 29, 2019, at Addington Place at Shoal Creek. He was born August 27, 1954, grew up in Liberty, and graduated from Liberty High School. Following graduation, Harry Lee joined the Liberty Fire Department where he served 32 years, retiring as a Fire Captain […]

Crouse, William Franklin

Crouse, William Franklin

February 18, 1921 — December 27, 2019

Service: January 4, 2020

William Franklin Crouse, 98, a lifelong Liberty resident, passed away Friday, December 27, 2019. Bill was born February 18, 1921, in Clay County, MO, the eldest of five children of         T. Martin and Willie (Davis) Crouse.   A brother, Robert Crouse, and sister, Helen Townsend, preceded him in death. Bill served in the U.S. […]

O’Donohue, Dawna T.

O’Donohue, Dawna T.

January 1, 1965 — December 18, 2019

Service: January 4, 2020

Dawna Theresa (Jackson) O’Donohue, 54, was born in Wichita, KS, January 1, 1965, and grew up in the Kansas City, MO, area. Dawna passed away on December 18, 2019, in Belton, MO. She was preceded in death by her husband, Steven O’Donohue, and father, David C. Jackson. She is survived by her daughters, Amanda Hand […]

Green, Sue

Green, Sue

December 20, 1938 — December 27, 2019

Service: December 30, 2019

Roberta “Sue” Green, 81, of Peculiar, MO, died Friday, December 27, 2019, at Carnegie Village Memory Care Facility surrounded by her family. Celebration of Life will be 11:00 a.m., Monday, December 30, 2019, at LifeQuest Church, 1400 N. Scott, Belton, MO 64012. Family will receive friends at the church beginning at 9:30 a.m. Graveside services […]

Simmons, Donald Eugene

Simmons, Donald Eugene

January 20, 1943 — December 26, 2019

Service: January 5, 2020

Donald Eugene Simmons, 76, of Dearborn, MO, and a former longtime Kingsville, MO, resident, passed away December 26, 2019, at Research Belton Hospital. Donnie was born January 20, 1943, the son of Fred M. and Bernice (Raines) Simmons.   Donnie worked many years as a machine operator for Precise Forms in Kansas City. Donnie was […]

Noland, Linda Carol

Noland, Linda Carol

April 4, 1948 — December 25, 2019

Service: December 29, 2019

Linda Carol Hudlemeyer Noland, 71, of Kearney, MO, was called to be with our Lord on Christmas day, December 25, 2019. She was born April 4, 1948, in Clay County, MO, to Fred and Peggy (Isenhour) Hudlemeyer. In her early years, Linda attended Carroll School, a one-room country schoolhouse, where Mrs. Helen Flassing taught her […]

Rincker, Bill D.

Rincker, Bill D.

October 14, 1924 — December 24, 2019

Service: December 28, 2019

Bill D. Rincker, 95, of Kansas City, MO, passed away December 24, 2019. He was born in Goshen County, WY, on October 14, 1924. Bill was an Army Air Corps B-17 crewmember late in WW II and worked for Farmland Industries (CO-OP) from 1947 to 1986. He was a member of the Liberty Christian Church […]

Becker, Carolyn S.

Becker, Carolyn S.

March 27, 1936 — December 16, 2019

Service: January 2, 2020

Carolyn S. Becker, 83, passed away December 16, 2019. Visitation 10AM, service 11AM, Thursday, January 2 at Spring Valley Baptist Church, 8801 E. 79th St.; burial in Green Lawn Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to City Union Mission.

Perkins, David W.

Perkins, David W.

July 9, 1957 — December 14, 2019

Service: December 14, 2019

David (Dave) Wayne Perkins passed away at home Saturday, December 14, 2019. Dave was born in Kansas City, MO on July 9, 1957 to Bruce Perkins and Kay Perkins (Winslow). Dave was a lifelong Kansas City resident and attended Northeast High School. Dave worked as a truck driver in and around the Kansas City area […]

Brackett, Smoky Joe

Brackett, Smoky Joe

June 25, 1997 — December 22, 2019

Service: December 28, 2019

Smoky Joe Brackett, 22, passed away December 22, 2019, in Rolla, MO.  Smoky Joe was born June 25, 1997, in Topeka, KS. He moved with his family to the Liberty in 2005, where he graduated from Liberty High School in 2015.  Smoky Joe was a Senior student working on his Bachelor’s degree in Nuclear Engineering […]

Beasley, Sr., Arthur James

Beasley, Sr., Arthur James

April 19, 1957 — December 18, 2019

Service: December 28, 2019

Arthur James Beasley Sr., 62, of Kansas City, Missouri went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, December 18, 2019. Arthur was born in Little Rock, Arkansas on April 19, 1957 to Joseph Beasley (deceased) and Elizabeth Ann Beasley. Arthur accepted Christ as his personal savior at an early age and became a member of […]

Morris, Thomas F.

Morris, Thomas F.

April 15, 1926 — December 20, 2019

Service: December 23, 2019

Thomas F. Morris, a dedicated educator, a proud and concerned father, grandfather and great grandfather, and a devoted and loving husband died at the age of 93 on December 20, 2019. “So live that when…” During World War II he fought on the front lines of Northern Europe as a reconnaissance trooper / gunner of […]

Waxter, Johnny

Waxter, Johnny

June 2, 1925 — December 18, 2019

Service: December 28, 2019

Johnny Waxter, age 94, passed away December 18, 2019. Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m., Saturday, December 28, 2019, at Park Lawn Funeral Home. Visitation will begin at 9:00 a.m. at the chapel. Burial with military honors will follow at Green Lawn Cemetery. Johnny Waxter was born to Lucy Waxter June 2nd 1925 in Hattiesburg […]

Conway, Patricia C.

Conway, Patricia C.

October 13, 1934 — December 18, 2019

Service: December 23, 2019

Beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, sister-in-law, aunt and friend Patricia “Pat” C. Conway left this life for the next on December 18, 2019 at Overland Park Regional Hospital surrounded by love and her children. Pat was 85 years old. Pat was born October 13, 1934 in Creighton, MO. She was one of 11 children born […]

Benson, Francis W.

Benson, Francis W.

January 8, 1931 — December 18, 2019

Service: January 18, 2020

Francis Wilburn “Frank” Benson, age 88, passed away December 18, 2019. Born January 8, 1931, to Edgar Roy and Annie Jewell Benson of Shelby County, MO, Frank was a U.S. Army Veteran who served during the Korean War. He married Patsy L. Lamberson on April 20, 1956. They were married for 62 ½ years, until […]

Eiler, Bettye Faye

Eiler, Bettye Faye

September 1, 1933 — December 12, 2019

Service: December 21, 2019

Bettye Faye Smith Brandon Eiler , age 86, passed away December 12, 2019. A gathering of family and friends to celebrate Bettye’s life will be held December 21, 2019, from 2-4pm at 11012 E 72nd Terrace, Raytown, MO 64133. She was born September 4, 1933, in Bonnie Blue, VA to Betty Louise and John Monroe […]

Mitchell, Charles W.

Mitchell, Charles W.

March 31, 1922 — December 16, 2019

Service: December 21, 2019

Charles W. Mitchell, 97, passed away December 16, 2019 at Bickford Senior Living in Raytown, MO. He was born on March 31, 1922 in Kansas City, MO, the son of Anna Mae and Lonnie Mitchell and had seven brothers and two sisters. Charles married Lois E. Mitchell and was married for 70 years before she […]

Pepper, Denise Lorraine

Pepper, Denise Lorraine

November 16, 1960 — December 11, 2019

Service: December 21, 2019

Denise Lorraine Pepper, 59, passed away Wednesday, December 11th, 2019 peacefully in her new home in Texas. Denise was born in Kansas City, MO on November 16th, 1960, 10 minutes after her twin Dianne Francis Hovatter. Raised by her grandparents George Henry Kuechler, and Stella Naomi Kuechler, Denise spent most of her childhood in the […]

Bailey, III, Robert Leroy “Rob”

Bailey, III, Robert Leroy “Rob”

October 14, 1984 — December 7, 2019

Service: December 21, 2019

Robert Leroy “Rob” Bailey, III, 35, of Cedar Rapids, IA, and formerly of Kansas City, passed away unexpectedly on December 7, 2019, at his home. Visitation will begin at 10:00 am, followed by a service celebrating Rob’s life at 11:00 am, on Saturday, December 21, at Park Lawn Northland Chapel, I-35 at State Route 291, […]

Kopulos, Leonard “Lee” G.

Kopulos, Leonard “Lee” G.

March 11, 1954 — December 13, 2019

Service: December 19, 2019

Leonard “Lee” G. Kopulos, 65, passed away Friday, December 13, 2019. His father George L. Kopulos predeceased him. He leaves his mother Evelyn; daughters Dena and Deme; and son George. Lee was a graduate of Missouri Western State University. He worked as President of a family owned corporation, Regal Distributing Company. Lee was a member […]

Graham, Opal L.

Graham, Opal L.

February 28, 1925 — December 16, 2019

Service: December 19, 2019

Opal Lowanda (Sailor) Graham, 94, a longtime Liberty resident, joined her Lord and Savior on December 16, 2019. She passed away at home, surrounded by her loving family. Visitation will begin at 1:00 pm, followed by a service celebrating Opal’s life at 2:00 pm, on Thursday, December 19, at Park Lawn Northland Chapel, I-35 at […]

Isles, Irene L.

Isles, Irene L.

June 24, 1936 — December 12, 2019

Service: December 18, 2019

Irene L. Isles, age 83, of Lebanon, MO, passed away December 12, 2019. Graveside services will be held at 1:00 p.m., Wednesday, December 18, 2019, at Green Lawn Cemetery, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, MO, 64138.

King, Nancy Kathryn

King, Nancy Kathryn

June 2, 1945 — December 13, 2019

Service: December 23, 2019

Nancy Kathryn (Hatcher) King, 74, a longtime Pleasant Valley, MO, resident, joined her Lord and Savior on December 13, 2019. She passed away peacefully at home with family at her side.  Nancy was born June 2, 1945, in Wichita, KS, the daughter of James and Elizabeth (Page) Hatcher. She was united in marriage to Nolan […]

Lombardi, Luigi

Lombardi, Luigi

January 24, 1944 — December 9, 2019

Service: December 19, 2019

Luigi Lombardi, age 75, passed away December 9, 2019. Visitation will be held at 12Noon, Thursday, December 19, 2019, at Park Lawn Funeral Home. Funeral services will begin at 1:00pm. Burial will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery. Luigi was born January 24, 1944 to Salvatore Lombardi and Maria Aruta Lombardi. Louie is survived by his […]

Henderson, Bonnie E.

Henderson, Bonnie E.

December 30, 1926 — December 9, 2019

Service: December 14, 2019

Bonnie Eileen Henderson, 92, of Oak Grove, formerly of Independence, MO, passed away Monday, December 9, 2019. Bonnie was a loving wife and mother and will be missed by all who knew her. Bonnie was born December 30, 1926, in Kansas City, Missouri, the daughter of Clinton & Dovie Phillips and lived in the Kansas […]

Ayers, Dolores K.

Ayers, Dolores K.

October 21, 1931 — December 9, 2019

Service: December 12, 2019

Dolores Kathleen Ayers entered heaven the morning of December 9, 2019. Services will be held Thursday, December 12, 2019 at Park Lawn Funeral Home – South Chapel, 8251 Hillcrest Road, Kansas City, Missouri 64138 with Visitation beginning at noon, Celebration of Life at 1 p.m., immediately followed by Committal Service at adjacent Memorial Park Cemetery. […]

Fulkerson, Raymond Gerald “Jerry”

Fulkerson, Raymond Gerald “Jerry”

February 19, 1941 — December 8, 2019

Service: December 12, 2019

Raymond Gerald “Jerry” Fulkerson, 78, of Liberty, MO, passed away December 8, 2019. Visitation will be held from 5-7 pm Thursday, December 12, at Park Lawn Northland Chapel, I-35 at State Route 291, Liberty. Private family services will follow and private interment at a later date will be in Glenridge Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, […]

Craig, Sue E.

Craig, Sue E.

October 3, 1938 — December 6, 2019

Service: December 11, 2019

     Sue Ella Craig, age 81, passed away Friday, December 6, 2019.  She was born October 3, 1938 to Ed and Clada Thies in Springfield, MO.  She was the second of four sisters. With her older sister, Loretta, who preceded her in death, she often helped take care of her two younger sisters, Clada and Kay.  […]

Hand, Lonnie Wayne

Hand, Lonnie Wayne

August 4, 1943 — December 5, 2019

Service: December 5, 2019

Lonnie Wayne Hand, 76, passed away on December 5, 2019 at his home. He is survived by his brother Dustie Barnes and sister Ladorna Barnes. Cremation.

Tripp, Verna Mae

Tripp, Verna Mae

November 2, 1925 — December 4, 2019

Service: December 13, 2019

Verna M. Tripp, 94, a resident of Kansas City, Missouri, passed away December 4, 2019. Visitation will be held Friday, December 13, 2019 at 1:00 pm, followed by funeral services at 2:00 pm and burial immediately following. The services will be held at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Road, Kansas City, MO and the […]

Clodfelter, Warren Palmer

Clodfelter, Warren Palmer

March 10, 1930 — December 3, 2019

Service: December 10, 2019

Warren Palmer Clodfelter, 89, passed away December 3, 2019. Warren was born in High Point, North Carolina and married his only “sweetheart”, Frances Olivia Lovelace in 1953, after he served in the Air Force and Korean War. His career led him to Kansas City to work at Bendix, which he retired from in 1992. Warren […]

Cowan, JoAnn

Cowan, JoAnn

October 23, 1937 — December 3, 2019

Service: December 10, 2019

JoAnn Cowan, 83, passed away December 3, 2019. Graveside services will be 2PM, Tuesday, December 10 at Green Lawn Cemetery, 8251 Hillcrest Rd.

Schmid, Ethel R.

Schmid, Ethel R.

February 7, 1936 — December 2, 2019

Service: December 7, 2019

Ethel Ruth Caroline Schmid, age 83, of Kansas City, MO was called home to be with her Lord on Monday, December 2, 2019 at Kansas City Hospice House & Palliative Care. On February 7, 1936 the Lord blessed Hans and Elsie Press of Detroit, MI with the gift of a daughter whom they named Ethel […]

McCloud, James Wallace

McCloud, James Wallace

November 8, 1924 — November 30, 2019

Service: December 9, 2019

James Wallace McCloud, age 95, passed away November 30, 2019. Visitation will be held from 10-11 a.m. Monday, December 9, at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest, Kansas City MO 64138. Committal services will follow at 12:30 p.m. at Leavenworth National Cemetery, 150 Muncie Rd., Leavenworth, KS 66048. Arrangements: Park Lawn (816)523-1234

Fossett, Sr., Jearl Lee

Fossett, Sr., Jearl Lee

April 24, 1941 — November 30, 2019

Service: December 5, 2019

Jearl ‘Jerry’ Lee Fossett Sr, 78, of Grain Valley, MO died Saturday, November 30, 2019 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Blue Springs, MO. Jearl Lee Fossett Sr was born April 24, 1941 in Mt. Vernon, MO to Clyde Elmer and Audra Vendela Rearis Fossett. Jerry was a custodian in Kansas City area school districts for […]

McLemore, Earl

McLemore, Earl

October 1, 1942 — November 23, 2019

Service: December 7, 2019

Earl McLemore, 77, passed November 23, 2019. Visitation 12PM, service 1PM, Saturday, December 7 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd.

Clark, Gerald Earnest “Bud”

Clark, Gerald Earnest “Bud”

June 10, 1941 — November 28, 2019

Service: December 6, 2019

Major Gerald E. Clark, “Bud”, 78, passed away November 28, 2019. He retired from the United States Army. During his time in the military, Gerald was a gun ship pilot and received several medals including the Distinguished Flying Cross, National Defense Service Medal, Master Army Aviator Badge and Overseas Service Ribbon as well as many […]

Copridge-Ragland, Louise Bernice

Copridge-Ragland, Louise Bernice

November 16, 1945 — November 27, 2019

Service: December 9, 2019

Louise B. Copridge-Ragland, 74, of Independence, Missouri, died November 27, 2019, at her home. Louise was born November 16, 1945, in Independence, Missouri, a graduate of William High School, retired from Jackson County, Missouri Department of Civil Records after 38 plus years of service. A visitation will be held from 9-11 AM on Monday, December […]

DeVry, Henry William “Bill”

DeVry, Henry William “Bill”

May 18, 1932 — November 29, 2019

Service: December 7, 2019

Henry William “Bill” DeVry, Jr., 87, passed away peacefully on November 29, 2019, at the Kingswood Senior Living Community in Kansas City where he resided for the past year and a half. Visitation will be held from 4-6 pm Saturday, December 7th, at the Park Lawn Chapel, 8251 Hillcrest Road, Kansas City. Private burial will […]

Osten, Gary Lee

Osten, Gary Lee

January 26, 1966 — November 26, 2019

Service: December 3, 2019

Gary L. Osten, 53, of Liberty, died Nov 26, 2019. Celebration of Life: 1-3 pm, Tue, Dec 3 at Park Lawn Northland Chapel (west of I-35 on route 291) in Liberty, Mo. He is survived by his parents, Leland and Elva Osten; son, Jackson Osten and his mother, Susan Osten, and sister, Nikki Edwards and […]