Archive for May, 2012

  • Kathy Ann Metcalf

    Kathy Ann Metcalf, 59,Shawnee, KS passed away Wednesday, May 30, 2012 at her home. Kathy was born Jan. 1, 1953 in Shawnee, KS to Jessie and Beverly Harris and was a lifelong area resident. She was a 1971 graduate of DeSoto High School. Kathy was employed...

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  • Margaret Elizabeth Ream

    Margaret Elizabeth Ream, 90, of Lenexa, passed away Saturday, May 26 at Lakeview Village.  Margaret was born March 8, 1922, to the late Walter and Minna Clarke in Kansas City, Missouri.   She was preceded in death by two brothers, Charles “Pep”...

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  • Lydia Lanell Gessell

    Lydia Lanell Gessell, 83, of Mission, KS, passed away Sunday, May 27, 2012.  Lanell was born August 26, 1928 in Uvalde, TX to William and Nola Taylor Gallaway. She graduated as an RN in 1948 from the University of Texas School of Nursing at Galveston....

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  • Donna Lou Walker Branston

    Donna Lou Walker Branston, 72, of Overland Park, formerly of Scottsdale, Arizona and San Francisco, California, passed away May 25th.   Donna was born July 6, 1939, to the late Don and Laura Lou Walker in Joplin, Missouri.  Donna was an avid San Francisco...

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  • Velma Louise Ashley

    Velma Louise Ashley, 84, of Merriam, passed away Saturday, May 26, 2012.     Velma was born March 16, 1928 to the late John and Bertha Myers in Iola, Kansas.  She graduated from Iola High School in 1946.  Later she attended the University of Beauty...

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  • Celebrating 66 years of service!

    This weekend marks our 66th year of serving the people of Johnson County and the Kansas City area.  We are so blessed and privileged to have served so many thousands of families in their time of need.  We want to express our thanks to the wonderful...

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  • Evelyn Gunter

    Evelyn R. Gunter, 93, of Shawnee, passed away at her home Wednesday, May 23, 2012.      Evelyn was born May 11, 1919,  in Abbeville, Mississippi.    She attended Community Covenant Church and was a member of Prairie Baptist Church.  She was...

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  • Leo Surprenant

    Leo Surprenant was born February 14, 1949, in Kankakee, Illinois, and died May 16, 2012, in Shawnee, Kansas.   Leo was the eldest of 11 children born to Leonard and Rose Surprenant.   Leo was a Vietnam veteran, drafted into the Army in March 1969,...

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  • Rosa A. Cook

    Rosa A. Cook, 99, of Overland Park, passed away Tuesday, May 22, 2012 at the Kansas City Hospice House.       Rosa was born January 11, 1913, to the late William and Louise Brandenberger in Burrton, Kansas.  She graduated from Burrton High School...

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  • Sgt Michael J. Knapp

    Sgt Michael J. Knapp was an amazing father, husband, brother, and son who loved his family and God.  He was always a great leader and teacher to all of his fellow soldiers.    Michael and his wife, Abby, were married in October 2008 and moved to Ft....

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