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McClure, Leona M.

McClure, Leona M.

August 16, 1940 — October 26, 2021

Service: November 8, 2021

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

Wiggin, Terry Sue

Wiggin, Terry Sue

January 28, 1957 — October 21, 2021

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Terry Sue Wiggin, 64, passed away October 21, 2021.  Services are pending.

Watson, Hennery C.

Watson, Hennery C.

August 2, 1964 — October 24, 2021

Service: October 28, 2021

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

Heckathorn, Virgil W.

Heckathorn, Virgil W.

September 30, 1932 — October 25, 2021

Service: October 30, 2021

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

Cheek, Randy R.

Cheek, Randy R.

April 12, 1964 — October 22, 2021

Service: October 28, 2021

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

Williams, Bobby Lee

Williams, Bobby Lee

April 3, 1933 — October 19, 2021

Service: October 30, 2021

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

Kennedy, John A.

Kennedy, John A.

September 12, 1925 — October 20, 2021

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

Hepburn, Daisy Juanita

Hepburn, Daisy Juanita

November 21, 1931 — October 19, 2021

Service: November 21, 2021

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

Degenhardt, Donald D.

Degenhardt, Donald D.

June 1, 1931 — October 20, 2021

Service: October 29, 2021

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

Bradford, Joe R.

Bradford, Joe R.

May 6, 1942 — October 19, 2021

Service: October 25, 2021

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

Herbert L. Gage, Jr.

Herbert L. Gage, Jr.

October 7, 1938 — October 8, 2021

Service: November 1, 2021

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

Swenson, Gary L.

Swenson, Gary L.

November 2, 1936 — October 18, 2021

Service: October 30, 2021

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

Spicer, Barbara

Spicer, Barbara

August 1, 1947 — October 18, 2021

Service: October 22, 2021

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

Marsh, Jack W.

Marsh, Jack W.

October 23, 1934 — October 12, 2021

Service: October 23, 2021

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

Waller, John R.

Waller, John R.

April 10, 1962 — October 14, 2021

Service: November 6, 2021

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

Bateman, James A.

Bateman, James A.

October 13, 1942 — October 15, 2021

Service: November 13, 2021

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

Conrad, Richard

Conrad, Richard

Service: October 24, 2021

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

Thlocco, Constance Joy

Thlocco, Constance Joy

July 6, 1953 — October 9, 2021

Service: October 21, 2021

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

Thlocco, Bryant Jacob

Thlocco, Bryant Jacob

May 21, 1952 — October 13, 2021

Service: October 22, 2021

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

Mary Adelaide (Wetmore) Tanck

Mary Adelaide (Wetmore) Tanck

November 26, 1930 — October 12, 2021

Service: October 21, 2021

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

Debbra Ann “Debi” McKenzie

Debbra Ann “Debi” McKenzie

August 29, 1959 — October 14, 2021

Service: October 20, 2021

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

Hensley, Pamela Sue

Hensley, Pamela Sue

August 8, 1952 — October 9, 2021

Service: October 23, 2021

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

Shaw, Rodney C.

Shaw, Rodney C.

April 26, 1968 — October 9, 2021

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

Norman, George O.

Norman, George O.

August 2, 1938 — October 14, 2021

Service: October 21, 2021

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

Davis, Beatrice L.

Davis, Beatrice L.

July 26, 1934 — October 9, 2021

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

Cowick, Gay Louise

Cowick, Gay Louise

January 5, 1937 — October 14, 2021

Service: October 20, 2021

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

Daugherty, Carol A.

Daugherty, Carol A.

March 27, 1945 — October 13, 2021

Service: October 17, 2021

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

Cox, Regina A.

Cox, Regina A.

August 15, 1926 — October 7, 2021

Service: November 12, 2021

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

Sanstra, Carol L.

Sanstra, Carol L.

March 15, 1949 — October 13, 2021

Service: October 18, 2021

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

Cation, Mary M.

Cation, Mary M.

June 21, 1956 — October 13, 2021

Service: October 23, 2021

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

Dwight E. Spencer, Sr.

Dwight E. Spencer, Sr.

July 7, 1945 — October 12, 2021

Service: October 19, 2021

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

Major, Deborah “Debbie”

Major, Deborah “Debbie”

November 7, 1949 — September 8, 2021

Service: October 23, 2021

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

Rogge, DeRoy Lee

Rogge, DeRoy Lee

September 4, 1935 — October 13, 2021

Service: October 22, 2021

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

Waller, Frederick J.

Waller, Frederick J.

September 15, 1940 — October 7, 2021

Service: October 23, 2021

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

Thorp, Virgil L.

Thorp, Virgil L.

May 29, 1920 — October 9, 2021

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

Smith, Canary

Smith, Canary

April 7, 1932 — October 12, 2021

Service: October 22, 2021

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

Harper, Robert L.

Harper, Robert L.

July 14, 1937 — October 6, 2021

Service: October 20, 2021

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

Edgington, Lila R.

Edgington, Lila R.

March 28, 1939 — October 12, 2021

Service: October 16, 2021

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

Gibbs, Deborah “Debbie”

Gibbs, Deborah “Debbie”

December 22, 1953 — October 9, 2021

Service: October 15, 2021

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

Lincoln, Lennis L.

Lincoln, Lennis L.

August 13, 1957 — October 8, 2021

Service: October 24, 2021

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

Story, Elinor R.

Story, Elinor R.

July 16, 1937 — October 2, 2021

Service: October 16, 2021

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

Thompson, Frieda D.

Thompson, Frieda D.

June 11, 1942 — October 3, 2021

Service: October 12, 2021

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

Minton, Otha L.

Minton, Otha L.

November 3, 1932 — October 2, 2021

Service: October 16, 2021

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

Poe, Cynthia L.

Poe, Cynthia L.

February 24, 1961 — October 5, 2021

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

O’Dell, Ralph M.

O’Dell, Ralph M.

September 10, 1935 — October 5, 2021

Service: October 20, 2021

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

DeSchepper, Patricia J.

DeSchepper, Patricia J.

December 27, 1946 — October 4, 2021

Service: October 12, 2021

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

Hill, Genevieve

Hill, Genevieve

November 8, 1932 — October 2, 2021

Service: October 14, 2021

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

Carmack, Dorothy L.

Carmack, Dorothy L.

June 11, 1926 — October 1, 2021

Service: October 9, 2021

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

Wilford “Bill” Sears, Jr.

Wilford “Bill” Sears, Jr.

October 1, 1926 — September 29, 2021

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

Sheridan, Gene

Sheridan, Gene

July 14, 1932 — September 29, 2021

Service: October 6, 2021

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

Hall, Dale P.

Hall, Dale P.

June 11, 1948 — September 28, 2021

Service: October 11, 2021

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

Davis, Donald Lee

Davis, Donald Lee

July 10, 1939 — September 25, 2021

Service: October 4, 2021

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

Hale, Kenneth O.

Hale, Kenneth O.

August 25, 1917 — September 25, 2021

Service: October 1, 2021

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

Gladieux, Loyce E.

Gladieux, Loyce E.

June 27, 1949 — September 26, 2021

Service: September 30, 2021

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

Tillman, Donald Joe

Tillman, Donald Joe

November 8, 1934 — September 25, 2021

Service: October 1, 2021

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

Mansil, Thomas “Tom” Oren

Mansil, Thomas “Tom” Oren

July 9, 1934 — September 23, 2021

Service: October 2, 2021

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

Robertson, Randall “Randy” Curtis

Robertson, Randall “Randy” Curtis

February 24, 1964 — September 23, 2021

Service: October 9, 2021

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

Loomis, Jimmie Carlton

Loomis, Jimmie Carlton

October 27, 1928 — September 23, 2021

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

Ellis, Julia Joan

Ellis, Julia Joan

September 11, 1933 — September 18, 2021

Service: October 2, 2021

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

Anderson, Phyllis J.

Anderson, Phyllis J.

June 5, 1931 — September 22, 2021

Service: October 2, 2021

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

Beatty, Neoma L.

Beatty, Neoma L.

May 10, 1928 — September 24, 2021

Service: September 29, 2021

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

Demonbrun, Gerald “Jerry”

Demonbrun, Gerald “Jerry”

December 21, 1935 — September 18, 2021

Service: October 2, 2021

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

Forman, Doloris A.

Forman, Doloris A.

February 19, 1935 — September 19, 2021

Service: October 8, 2021

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

Taylor, Barbara J.

Taylor, Barbara J.

March 16, 1932 — September 22, 2021

Service: September 25, 2021

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

Trott, James M.

Trott, James M.

October 31, 1952 — September 21, 2021

Service: September 27, 2021

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

Alden, Fayrenne Opal

Alden, Fayrenne Opal

December 24, 1935 — September 18, 2021

Service: September 25, 2021

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

Canseco, Eileene C.

Canseco, Eileene C.

March 1, 1947 — September 18, 2021

Service: September 25, 2021

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

Brown, Lawrence Patrick “Pat”

Brown, Lawrence Patrick “Pat”

October 13, 1931 — September 19, 2021

Service: September 23, 2021

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

Creager, David J.

Creager, David J.

October 14, 1938 — September 16, 2021

Service: September 22, 2021

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

Washington, Gladys Diane

Washington, Gladys Diane

February 9, 1955 — September 17, 2021

Service: September 23, 2021

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

Bishop, Donald Ray

Bishop, Donald Ray

March 14, 1935 — September 17, 2021

Service: September 21, 2021

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

Rogge, Sharon K.

Rogge, Sharon K.

February 18, 1937 — September 15, 2021

Service: September 17, 2021

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

Smith, Sondra Kay

Smith, Sondra Kay

May 6, 1957 — September 12, 2021

Service: September 25, 2021

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

Thompson, R W

Thompson, R W

September 16, 1927 — September 12, 2021

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

Long, Marilyn Kay

Long, Marilyn Kay

February 4, 1951 — September 12, 2021

Service: September 18, 2021

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

Stella Ann Helton-Bean

Stella Ann Helton-Bean

July 13, 1941 — September 13, 2021

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

Bryant, Donald Richard

Bryant, Donald Richard

December 18, 1934 — September 3, 2021

Service: September 18, 2021

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

Peterson, Patsey S.

Peterson, Patsey S.

October 23, 1931 — September 9, 2021

Service: September 18, 2021

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

Abbiatti, David K.

Abbiatti, David K.

January 14, 1950 — September 12, 2021

Service: September 23, 2021

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

Michael W. Atkins, Jr.

Michael W. Atkins, Jr.

December 26, 1969 — September 9, 2021

Service: September 20, 2021

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

Batson, Logan R.

Batson, Logan R.

August 18, 1987 — September 9, 2021

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

Higgins, Sr., John Earl

Higgins, Sr., John Earl

August 30, 1960 — September 10, 2021

Service: September 15, 2021

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

Perusich, Patricia P.

Perusich, Patricia P.

September 28, 1935 — September 10, 2021

Service: September 16, 2021

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

Mayse, Marcine J.

Mayse, Marcine J.

March 1, 1926 — September 9, 2021

Service: September 15, 2021

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

Beaumont, Sharon L.

Beaumont, Sharon L.

February 28, 1958 — September 1, 2021

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

Eads, Roxanna “Roxy”

Eads, Roxanna “Roxy”

July 9, 1964 — September 8, 2021

Service: September 14, 2021

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

Remley, Ronald E.

Remley, Ronald E.

February 19, 1953 — September 8, 2021

Service: September 11, 2021

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

Chaney, Mary E.

Chaney, Mary E.

February 7, 1938 — September 2, 2021

Service: September 18, 2021

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

Heck, Anne Kasson

Heck, Anne Kasson

November 2, 1941 — September 20, 2021

Service: September 25, 2021

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

Corum, Spencer F.

Corum, Spencer F.

September 4, 1940 — August 26, 2021

Service: September 18, 2021

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

Dunn, Tammy Lynn

Dunn, Tammy Lynn

February 13, 1982 — September 6, 2021

Service: September 12, 2021

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

Taylor, George S.

Taylor, George S.

January 23, 1947 — September 7, 2021

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

Scott, Randy L.

Scott, Randy L.

October 27, 1951 — September 7, 2021

Service: September 17, 2021

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

Burton, Jerrold G.

Burton, Jerrold G.

June 24, 1932 — September 3, 2021

Service: September 11, 2021

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

Ives, Sandra K.

Ives, Sandra K.

June 22, 1946 — September 5, 2021

Service: September 11, 2021

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

Waggoner, Darlene

Waggoner, Darlene

June 4, 1955 — September 4, 2021

Service: September 10, 2021

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

Hurla, Candace Sue

Hurla, Candace Sue

August 26, 1964 — September 4, 2021

Service: September 11, 2021

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

Simmons, Edward “Eddie”

Simmons, Edward “Eddie”

May 1, 1961 — August 20, 2021

Service: September 30, 2021

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

Adamson, L. Janell

Adamson, L. Janell

November 17, 1932 — September 2, 2021

Service: September 7, 2021

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

Jones, Douglas “Tom”

Jones, Douglas “Tom”

May 30, 1928 — August 31, 2021

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

Fugitt, Loyce P.

Fugitt, Loyce P.

July 18, 1925 — September 1, 2021

Service: September 4, 2021

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

Sparks, Linda S.

Sparks, Linda S.

October 27, 1948 — August 29, 2021

Service: September 10, 2021

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

King, Shirley L.

King, Shirley L.

January 19, 1954 — August 30, 2021

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

Boothe, Mary L.

Boothe, Mary L.

October 12, 1953 — August 30, 2021

Service: September 7, 2021

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

Curtis Lee Holter, Jr.

Curtis Lee Holter, Jr.

February 4, 1932 — August 30, 2021

Service: September 3, 2021

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

Hurtado, David E.

Hurtado, David E.

July 9, 1936 — August 22, 2021

Service: September 2, 2021

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

Thomas, Linda

Thomas, Linda

October 12, 1967 — August 25, 2021

Service: October 9, 2021

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

Ranum, Brian

Ranum, Brian

July 21, 1946 — August 27, 2021

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

Hays, Bert G.

Hays, Bert G.

January 6, 1927 — January 30, 2021

Service: September 4, 2021

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

Shafer, Terry Lee

Shafer, Terry Lee

January 23, 1947 — August 23, 2021

Service: September 4, 2021

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

Vincent L. Scudiero, II

Vincent L. Scudiero, II

September 19, 1953 — August 20, 2021

Service: August 29, 2021

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

Dewey, Kyung Sook

Dewey, Kyung Sook

July 25, 1929 — August 21, 2021

Service: September 3, 2021

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

Hook, Shawna Jo

Hook, Shawna Jo

January 21, 1967 — August 21, 2021

Service: August 28, 2021

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

Bland, Monya L.

Bland, Monya L.

March 10, 1939 — August 20, 2021

Service: August 29, 2021

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

Guentert, Linda L.

Guentert, Linda L.

November 9, 1948 — August 24, 2021

Service: August 27, 2021

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

McCoy, Helen M.

McCoy, Helen M.

June 30, 1925 — August 22, 2021

Service: August 28, 2021

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

Margita, Mary M.

Margita, Mary M.

September 26, 1949 — August 20, 2021

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

Witthar, Thomas J.

Witthar, Thomas J.

July 20, 1952 — August 22, 2021

Service: August 26, 2021

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

Powell, Ila Mae

Powell, Ila Mae

August 28, 1927 — August 21, 2021

Service: August 25, 2021

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

McGill, Gale Leroy

McGill, Gale Leroy

June 7, 1945 — August 18, 2021

Service: August 23, 2021

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

Engle, Jeffrey “Jeff” John

Engle, Jeffrey “Jeff” John

June 3, 1973 — August 17, 2021

Service: August 30, 2021

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

Davidson, Susan Dolores (Stover)

Davidson, Susan Dolores (Stover)

July 20, 1963 — August 17, 2021

Service: August 21, 2021

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

Ochs, Dr. David John “Doc”

Ochs, Dr. David John “Doc”

December 27, 1948 — August 17, 2021

Service: August 22, 2021

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

Kennish, John William

Kennish, John William

February 21, 1946 — August 17, 2021

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

Hatcher, Herbert V.

Hatcher, Herbert V.

September 25, 1950 — August 14, 2021

Service: August 28, 2021

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

Sanders, Shirley Ann

Sanders, Shirley Ann

February 25, 1935 — August 14, 2021

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

Chambers, Melvia Marie (Storey)

Chambers, Melvia Marie (Storey)

December 10, 1943 — August 14, 2021

Service: August 27, 2021

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

Flynn, Brian Keith

Flynn, Brian Keith

February 2, 1967 — August 12, 2021

Service: August 21, 2021

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

Ogilvie, Earlene Ann

Ogilvie, Earlene Ann

November 20, 1938 — August 13, 2021

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

Linda K. White

Linda K. White

June 28, 1943 — August 10, 2021

Service: August 18, 2021

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

Robert “Bob” White

Robert “Bob” White

May 13, 1940 — August 7, 2021

Service: August 18, 2021

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

Davidson, Delphine

Davidson, Delphine

March 25, 1972 — August 1, 2021

Service: August 28, 2021

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

Jack Oliver Spicer, Jr.

Jack Oliver Spicer, Jr.

July 1, 1953 — August 10, 2021

Service: October 22, 2021

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

Lachance, Nancy

Lachance, Nancy

March 7, 1952 — August 7, 2021

Service: August 28, 2021

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

Beatty, Laura E.

Beatty, Laura E.

June 17, 1961 — August 9, 2021

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

Huitt, Garland Duane

Huitt, Garland Duane

September 24, 1932 — August 10, 2021

Service: August 14, 2021

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

Lowe, Ronald Lee

Lowe, Ronald Lee

January 9, 1956 — August 9, 2021

Service: August 13, 2021

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

Waters, Sr., Ralph E.

Waters, Sr., Ralph E.

September 28, 1934 — August 8, 2021

Service: August 19, 2021

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

Waters, Carla K.

Waters, Carla K.

March 23, 1959 — August 8, 2021

Service: August 19, 2021

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

Obioha Walls, Lisa C.

Obioha Walls, Lisa C.

June 22, 1966 — August 8, 2021

Service: August 13, 2021

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

Nuckolls, Wilbur Dale

Nuckolls, Wilbur Dale

August 26, 1957 — August 8, 2021

Service: September 11, 2021

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

Kane, James “Jamie”

Kane, James “Jamie”

October 29, 1981 — July 30, 2021

Service: August 13, 2021

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

Collins, Terry Michael

Collins, Terry Michael

February 26, 1945 — August 6, 2021

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

Letchworth, Donald M.

Letchworth, Donald M.

February 19, 1943 — August 6, 2021

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Wolf, Christie Lou

Wolf, Christie Lou

February 12, 1957 — August 4, 2021

Service: August 10, 2021

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

Tucker, Elnora E.

Tucker, Elnora E.

January 9, 1923 — July 30, 2021

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

Martin, Gary Lynn

Martin, Gary Lynn

March 12, 1976 — August 3, 2021

Service: August 21, 2021

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

Olcott, Margaret Ann (Maberry)

Olcott, Margaret Ann (Maberry)

May 26, 1937 — August 4, 2021

Service: August 9, 2021

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

Deitrickson, Max

Deitrickson, Max

July 17, 1992 — July 31, 2021

Service: August 7, 2021

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

Busby, Orangie M.

Busby, Orangie M.

July 22, 1939 — August 3, 2021

Service: August 14, 2021

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

Michael, Mary Ellen

Michael, Mary Ellen

October 4, 1956 — July 28, 2021

Service: August 5, 2021

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

Garvey, John Martin

Garvey, John Martin

April 4, 1982 — July 28, 2021

Service: August 6, 2021

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

Schneider, Carolyn A.

Schneider, Carolyn A.

November 8, 1941 — July 28, 2021

Service: August 2, 2021

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

Chaney, Sr., Harold Leon

Chaney, Sr., Harold Leon

October 23, 1934 — July 22, 2021

Service: August 7, 2021

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

Wilson, Barbara Lee

Wilson, Barbara Lee

September 25, 1937 — July 29, 2021

Service: August 5, 2021

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

Freed, James “Jim” W.

Freed, James “Jim” W.

August 6, 1952 — July 28, 2021

Service: July 31, 2021

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

Stevens, Gary D.

Stevens, Gary D.

November 29, 1953 — July 8, 2021

Service: August 6, 2021

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

Munsterman, Carmalita Marie

Munsterman, Carmalita Marie

May 28, 1953 — July 26, 2021

Service: August 13, 2021

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

Hake, Martha M.

Hake, Martha M.

July 2, 1945 — July 20, 2021

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

Goodman, Gloria Jean

Goodman, Gloria Jean

April 22, 1952 — June 8, 2021

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

Begulia, Theresa Dawn

Begulia, Theresa Dawn

June 1, 2021 — July 23, 2021

Service: July 30, 2021

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

Tompkins, Jackie

Tompkins, Jackie

December 14, 1959 — July 22, 2021

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

McQuerry, Elizabeth Darlene

McQuerry, Elizabeth Darlene

January 13, 1930 — July 26, 2021

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

Carpenter, D. Keith

Carpenter, D. Keith

September 16, 1958 — July 24, 2021

Service: July 6, 2021

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

Barrett II, Glenn Dean

Barrett II, Glenn Dean

January 12, 1956 — July 16, 2021

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

Love, Doris G.

Love, Doris G.

August 10, 1946 — July 23, 2021

Service: July 30, 2021

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

List, Mary L.

List, Mary L.

October 2, 1937 — July 22, 2021

Service: July 29, 2021

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

Laughman, Barbara J.

Laughman, Barbara J.

January 15, 1936 — July 21, 2021

Service: July 27, 2021

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

Pritchett, Donna Leanne

Pritchett, Donna Leanne

November 8, 1963 — July 17, 2021

Service: July 27, 2021

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

Maggas, Penelope M.

Maggas, Penelope M.

March 1, 1933 — July 21, 2021

Service: July 28, 2021

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

Jacobs, Norma M.

Jacobs, Norma M.

June 19, 1926 — July 19, 2021

Service: July 27, 2021

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

Moore, Howard Dennis

Moore, Howard Dennis

March 17, 1951 — July 18, 2021

Service: July 26, 2021

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

Lee, Norma J.

Lee, Norma J.

— July 19, 2021

Service: July 22, 2021

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

McFarland, Curtis C.

McFarland, Curtis C.

January 11, 1970 — July 15, 2021

Service: July 22, 2021

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

Chandler, Rose Alice

Chandler, Rose Alice

August 24, 1926 — July 18, 2021

Service: July 24, 2021

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

Lindsey, Lillie Ruth

Lindsey, Lillie Ruth

May 26, 1936 — July 15, 2021

Service: July 23, 2021

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

O’Roark, Roger Lee

O’Roark, Roger Lee

November 21, 1947 — July 17, 2021

Service: July 23, 2021

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

Hash, Lester Dwight

Hash, Lester Dwight

September 28, 1937 — July 17, 2021

Service: July 22, 2021

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

Solar, Richard A.

Solar, Richard A.

August 17, 1946 — July 14, 2021

Service: July 19, 2021

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

Luckan, Barbara L.

Luckan, Barbara L.

October 20, 1938 — July 15, 2021

Service: July 20, 2021

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

Hardee, Betty C.

Hardee, Betty C.

January 27, 1932 — July 12, 2021

Service: July 20, 2021

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

Wittman, Danny C.

Wittman, Danny C.

March 17, 1945 — July 9, 2021

Service: July 15, 2021

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

Williams, David B.

Williams, David B.

September 3, 1971 — July 10, 2021

Service: July 17, 2021

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

Bishop, Cynthia Sue

Bishop, Cynthia Sue

August 28, 1958 — July 10, 2021

Service: July 17, 2021

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

Gonzales, Linda Lou

Gonzales, Linda Lou

October 28, 1943 — July 9, 2021

Service: July 13, 2021

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

Preston, Paul L.

Preston, Paul L.

November 17, 1933 — July 7, 2021

Service: July 19, 2021

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

Sipes, Dorothy M.

Sipes, Dorothy M.

December 22, 1920 — July 8, 2021

Service: July 23, 2021

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

Wiggins, Belva Ann

Wiggins, Belva Ann

February 12, 1938 — July 3, 2021

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

Keene, Mildred L.

Keene, Mildred L.

August 15, 1939 — July 7, 2021

Service: July 16, 2021

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

Livingston, Robert D.

Livingston, Robert D.

November 9, 1954 — July 4, 2021

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

Burch, Angela Donna

Burch, Angela Donna

January 27, 1950 — July 1, 2021

Service: July 9, 2021

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

Shumate, Kevin Lee

Shumate, Kevin Lee

June 17, 1962 — June 30, 2021

Service: July 8, 2021

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

Burton, Donna Lee

Burton, Donna Lee

September 6, 1933 — June 28, 2021

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

Applegate, Willard A.

Applegate, Willard A.

November 8, 1922 — July 1, 2021

Service: July 6, 2021

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

Kilgore, Pearl I.

Kilgore, Pearl I.

December 6, 1932 — July 1, 2021

Service: July 8, 2021

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

West, Harold Ray

West, Harold Ray

November 1, 1957 — June 28, 2021

Service: August 28, 2021

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

Braswell, Mary Anita

Braswell, Mary Anita

August 1, 1949 — June 29, 2021

Service: July 1, 2021

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

Horovitz, Maurice A.

Horovitz, Maurice A.

July 14, 1930 — June 28, 2021

Service: July 2, 2021

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

Robinson, Yoshiko Takahashi

Robinson, Yoshiko Takahashi

April 11, 1938 — June 26, 2021

Service: July 10, 2021

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

Kaneaster, Trace Alan Samuel

Kaneaster, Trace Alan Samuel

May 18, 1998 — June 22, 2021

Service: July 3, 2021

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

Kean, Ralph D.

Kean, Ralph D.

February 22, 1928 — June 21, 2021

Service: July 2, 2021

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

Hunt, Audrey N.

Hunt, Audrey N.

December 28, 1925 — June 27, 2021

Service: July 8, 2021

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

Bagby, Jessica Elizabeth

Bagby, Jessica Elizabeth

May 22, 1982 — June 23, 2021

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

Clements, Richard F. “Dick”

Clements, Richard F. “Dick”

April 30, 1942 — June 23, 2021

Service: June 28, 2021

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

Gornowicz, Genease A.

Gornowicz, Genease A.

March 22, 1945 — June 21, 2021

Service: June 26, 2021

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

Stuber, Phyllis

Stuber, Phyllis

March 3, 1932 — June 21, 2021

Service: July 2, 2021

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

Ellis, Richard N.

Ellis, Richard N.

May 29, 1933 — June 21, 2021

Service: June 25, 2021

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

Frock, Dorothy M.

Frock, Dorothy M.

November 29, 1929 — June 20, 2021

Service: June 24, 2021

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

Davis, Charles E.

Davis, Charles E.

December 8, 1943 — June 11, 2021

Service: June 30, 2021

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

Threet, Garin D.

Threet, Garin D.

August 23, 1970 — June 13, 2021

Service: June 24, 2021

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

Sokol, Alex C.

Sokol, Alex C.

January 11, 1962 — June 12, 2021

Service: June 26, 2021

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

Taff, Jr., Harry G.

Taff, Jr., Harry G.

January 9, 1920 — June 15, 2021

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

Franklin, Shirley Ann

Franklin, Shirley Ann

December 30, 1954 — June 15, 2021

Service: June 19, 2021

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

Sexton, Leland “Sonny”

Sexton, Leland “Sonny”

September 10, 1943 — June 12, 2021

Service: June 22, 2021

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

Cummings, Vera L.

Cummings, Vera L.

June 28, 1938 — June 14, 2021

Service: June 18, 2021

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

LaMasters, Tyler J.

LaMasters, Tyler J.

June 6, 1997 — June 12, 2021

Service: June 17, 2021

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

Hall, Shirley A.

Hall, Shirley A.

July 22, 1935 — June 9, 2021

Service: June 23, 2021

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

Shaver, Jr., Everett M.

Shaver, Jr., Everett M.

December 11, 1933 — June 12, 2021

Service: August 6, 2021

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

Schick, Ervin W.

Schick, Ervin W.

September 1, 1929 — June 14, 2021

Service: June 18, 2021

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

Smith, Delores L.

Smith, Delores L.

July 27, 1936 — June 9, 2021

Service: June 20, 2021

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

Bambini, Julio C.

Bambini, Julio C.

March 31, 1936 — June 10, 2021

Service: June 19, 2021

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

Pendergrast, Irma L.

Pendergrast, Irma L.

December 9, 1926 — June 10, 2021

Service: June 16, 2021

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

Vail, Raven Nicole Lynn

Vail, Raven Nicole Lynn

July 24, 2002 — December 7, 2020

Service: July 24, 2021

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

Connor, Marlynn Gene

Connor, Marlynn Gene

February 9, 1939 — June 10, 2021

Service: June 16, 2021

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

Joplin, Mary Jane

Joplin, Mary Jane

October 8, 1946 — June 7, 2021

Service: June 12, 2021

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

Price, Carolyn S.

Price, Carolyn S.

February 7, 1939 — June 9, 2021

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

Babb, Peggy S.

Babb, Peggy S.

June 4, 1941 — June 8, 2021

Service: June 12, 2021

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

Erickson, Dixie G.

Erickson, Dixie G.

July 3, 1958 — June 5, 2021

Service: June 25, 2021

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

Smith, Donald E.

Smith, Donald E.

June 23, 1939 — June 5, 2021

Service: June 10, 2021

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

Sasek, Beverly A.

Sasek, Beverly A.

September 3, 1955 — June 5, 2021

Service: June 12, 2021

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

Cox, Ricki D.

Cox, Ricki D.

September 25, 1966 — June 5, 2021

Service: June 19, 2021

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

Caldwell, E. Jean

Caldwell, E. Jean

November 30, 1927 — June 6, 2021

Service: June 11, 2021

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

Mashek, Donna M.

Mashek, Donna M.

May 2, 1934 — June 2, 2021

Service: June 8, 2021

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

Overton, Jo D.

Overton, Jo D.

November 11, 1927 — June 2, 2021

Service: June 12, 2021

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

Maslen, Barbara J.

Maslen, Barbara J.

November 3, 1943 — June 3, 2021

Service: June 7, 2021

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

Clark, Linda J.

Clark, Linda J.

April 14, 1946 — May 28, 2021

Service: June 5, 2021

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

Bowring, Sandra Lee

Bowring, Sandra Lee

October 16, 1948 — June 1, 2021

Service: June 6, 2021

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

Troutner, Ross Dean

Troutner, Ross Dean

February 10, 1947 — May 30, 2021

Service: June 4, 2021

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

Humphrey, Delois J.

Humphrey, Delois J.

December 27, 1948 — May 25, 2021

Service: June 4, 2021

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

McCoy, Peggy J.

McCoy, Peggy J.

September 14, 1928 — May 29, 2021

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

Ivanescu, Alex

Ivanescu, Alex

Service: June 2, 2021

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

Kasparov, Gennadiy S.

Kasparov, Gennadiy S.

July 10, 1938 — May 27, 2021

Service: June 1, 2021

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

Taylor, David W.

Taylor, David W.

June 11, 1944 — May 26, 2021

Service: June 1, 2021

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

Chiles, Karen J.

Chiles, Karen J.

June 19, 1960 — May 23, 2021

Service: May 28, 2021

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

Barnes, Frank E.

Barnes, Frank E.

November 20, 1927 — May 22, 2021

Service: May 27, 2021

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

Dukes, David Lee

Dukes, David Lee

March 22, 1961 — May 18, 2021

Service: May 25, 2021

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

Buhrman, Jack B.

Buhrman, Jack B.

October 21, 1941 — May 23, 2021

Service: May 28, 2021

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

McCorkell, Sandra “Sandy” Kathleen (Cartwright)

McCorkell, Sandra “Sandy” Kathleen (Cartwright)

September 30, 1948 — May 21, 2021

Service: May 27, 2021

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

Carson, Mae E.

Carson, Mae E.

September 22, 1926 — May 19, 2021

Service: May 22, 2021

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

Pierce, Robert “Beau”

Pierce, Robert “Beau”

July 11, 1947 — May 18, 2021

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

Iseman, Luke C.

Iseman, Luke C.

October 18, 1991 — May 7, 2021

Service: May 20, 2021

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

Hedrick, Gwendolyn F.

Hedrick, Gwendolyn F.

June 8, 1938 — May 12, 2021

Service: May 22, 2021

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

Harden, Minnie M.

Harden, Minnie M.

March 9, 1930 — May 13, 2021

Service: May 19, 2021

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

Carr, Nancy Ann

Carr, Nancy Ann

March 22, 1932 — May 12, 2021

Service: May 15, 2021

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

Kreisel, William G.

Kreisel, William G.

March 28, 1944 — April 22, 2021

Service: May 22, 2021

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

Sedgwick, James S.

Sedgwick, James S.

June 26, 1961 — May 12, 2021

Service: May 20, 2021

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

Kerns, Dennis “Wayne”

Kerns, Dennis “Wayne”

February 2, 1949 — May 12, 2021

Service: May 17, 2021

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

Stockton, Kelly Dawn

Stockton, Kelly Dawn

June 27, 1974 — May 11, 2021

Service: May 19, 2021

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

Hendricks, Jeannette L.

Hendricks, Jeannette L.

May 25, 1980 — May 9, 2021

Service: May 15, 2021

Longchamps, Debra Ann

Longchamps, Debra Ann

February 16, 1956 — May 8, 2021

Service: May 18, 2021

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

Patton, Betty J.

Patton, Betty J.

January 6, 1941 — May 6, 2021

Service: May 15, 2021

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

Pichlmeier, Rudolf “Rudy”

Pichlmeier, Rudolf “Rudy”

November 8, 1929 — May 7, 2021

Service: May 13, 2021

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

Gronemeyer, Jr., Herbert W.

Gronemeyer, Jr., Herbert W.

September 24, 1924 — May 4, 2021

Service: May 11, 2021

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

Johnson, Patty Shanks

Johnson, Patty Shanks

March 2, 1951 — May 3, 2021

Service: May 8, 2021

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

Messplay, Jr., Thomas Clyde

Messplay, Jr., Thomas Clyde

July 28, 1925 — April 21, 2021

Service: May 19, 2021

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

Evanoff, Sr., Gregory A.

Evanoff, Sr., Gregory A.

August 2, 1972 — April 25, 2021

Service: May 5, 2021

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

Lashbrook, William “Bill”

Lashbrook, William “Bill”

March 9, 1954 — April 29, 2021

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

Thomas, Sr., MD, Robert Morgan

Thomas, Sr., MD, Robert Morgan

October 20, 1932 — April 21, 2021

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

Holiman, Gudrun E.

Holiman, Gudrun E.

July 21, 1941 — April 26, 2021

Service: May 7, 2021

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

Wescott, Christopher I.

Wescott, Christopher I.

November 19, 1987 — April 22, 2021

Service: May 3, 2021

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

Davis, Lowell D.

Davis, Lowell D.

February 3, 1937 — April 22, 2021

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

Humphreys, Bonnie Fay (Cobb)

Humphreys, Bonnie Fay (Cobb)

February 25, 1943 — April 22, 2021

Service: April 24, 2021

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

Juul, Donald R.

Juul, Donald R.

August 19, 1954 — April 22, 2021

Service: April 29, 2021

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

Frank, Gregory E.

Frank, Gregory E.

May 10, 1952 — April 12, 2021

Service: April 22, 2021

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

Hineman, Polly Jane

Hineman, Polly Jane

July 29, 1948 — April 16, 2021

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

Black, Jutta E.

Black, Jutta E.

November 25, 1957 — April 17, 2021

Service: April 24, 2021

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

Van Camp, June D.

Van Camp, June D.

September 29, 1939 — April 17, 2021

Service: April 24, 2021

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

Farley, Corey G.

Farley, Corey G.

May 8, 1986 — April 15, 2021

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

Clark, Mary Louise

Clark, Mary Louise

October 15, 1924 — April 15, 2021

Service: April 18, 2021

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

Barker, Robert E.

Barker, Robert E.

February 21, 1938 — April 14, 2021

Service: April 19, 2021

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

Keenan, Louise

Keenan, Louise

June 24, 1929 — April 11, 2021

Service: April 24, 2021

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

Dalton, Susan E.

Dalton, Susan E.

February 3, 1962 — April 8, 2021

Service: April 14, 2021

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

Searcy, Lloyd W.

Searcy, Lloyd W.

October 6, 1927 — April 6, 2021

Service: April 10, 2021

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

O’Connor, Judith A.

O’Connor, Judith A.

March 31, 1939 — April 3, 2021

Service: April 17, 2021

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

Ellison, Kurt D.

Ellison, Kurt D.

October 15, 1962 — April 4, 2021

Service: April 9, 2021

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

Moyer, Yewell A.

Moyer, Yewell A.

January 3, 1929 — April 2, 2021

Service: April 10, 2021

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

Maloy, Mary Jane

Maloy, Mary Jane

December 2, 1925 — March 30, 2021

Service: April 7, 2021

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

Galetti, John Robert

Galetti, John Robert

February 16, 1963 — March 28, 2021

Service: April 14, 2021

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

Gilbert, Ernie R.

Gilbert, Ernie R.

December 3, 1947 — March 27, 2021

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

Grantham, Pauletta D.

Grantham, Pauletta D.

July 10, 1950 — March 28, 2021

Service: April 7, 2021

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

Newport, Richard A.

Newport, Richard A.

April 3, 1941 — March 30, 2021

Service: April 7, 2021

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

Block, Larry L.

Block, Larry L.

July 29, 1942 — March 29, 2021

Service: April 6, 2021

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

Vandenberg, Sr., William James

Vandenberg, Sr., William James

September 13, 1918 — March 29, 2021

Service: April 6, 2021

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

Williams, Jr., Roger Lee

Williams, Jr., Roger Lee

March 13, 1962 — March 26, 2021

Service: April 5, 2021

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

Alexander, Lillian I.

Alexander, Lillian I.

March 24, 1927 — March 27, 2021

Service: April 6, 2021

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

Noma, Roseland I.

Noma, Roseland I.

June 29, 1948 — March 27, 2021

Service: April 1, 2021

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

Herbison, Sharon K.

Herbison, Sharon K.

June 28, 1943 — March 28, 2021

Service: March 31, 2021

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

Sanders, Cheryl Anne

Sanders, Cheryl Anne

July 26, 1958 — March 25, 2021

Service: March 31, 2021

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

Overton, Walter N.

Overton, Walter N.

March 21, 1930 — March 24, 2021

Service: April 1, 2021

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

Newsom, Vicki L.

Newsom, Vicki L.

March 31, 1956 — March 23, 2021

Service: April 2, 2021

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

Hampton, Hugh Donald

Hampton, Hugh Donald

September 12, 1932 — March 23, 2021

Service: March 26, 2021

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

Naylor, Jr., James L.

Naylor, Jr., James L.

June 28, 1934 — March 17, 2021

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

Behning, Frances H.

Behning, Frances H.

September 11, 1937 — March 22, 2021

Service: March 25, 2021

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

Harrold, Thelma C.

Harrold, Thelma C.

September 18, 1922 — March 22, 2021

Service: March 25, 2021

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

Moraites, Kenneth Louis

Moraites, Kenneth Louis

October 3, 1962 — March 19, 2021

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

Hanlon, Lawrence W.

Hanlon, Lawrence W.

January 27, 1937 — March 16, 2021

Service: March 27, 2021

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

Carpenter, Ruth L.

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 Mount Moriah […]

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: July 17, 2021

Rebecca (Becky) J. Vaughn went to be with her Lord and Savior on November 20, 2020. Visitation will be 12:30-2PM, with a Celebration of Life to follow at 2PM, Saturday, July 17, 2021 at Calvary Assembly of God, 9320 Elm, Kansas City, Missouri. In lieu, of flowers the family requests donations to the Women’s Ministries […]

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

Service: July 24, 2021

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 […]