Mulan S. Way

Mulan S. Way of Overland Park KS., gently passed away early in the morning on May 12th, 2019. She was born in Shanghai China on December 26th, 1928. Mulan attended the Yanjing University in Beijing, China where she studied Chemistry & English. She worked as a journalist at the Shanghai Radio from 1952 to 1972. Then worked as a high school English teacher from 1972 to 1988.  Mulan began competitive dancing in 2007 and continued dancing until 2019. She won several ballroom dancing awards and was a U.S. Amateur Champion in Latin & Ballroom. She was preceded in death by her husband, Gilbert Way. She is survived by her daughter Pu Shen and her siblings: Yipeng Shen, FangLan Shen, YouLan Shen, YiLin Shen. She will be sadly missed by her many friends and family.



The Celebration of Life will be held on Wednesday, May 15th, 2019 6:00pm 8:00pm, at the Amos Family Funeral Home at 10901 Johnson Drive, Shawnee KS 66203 (913) 631-5566.


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Posted in Kansas City Obituaries, Obituaries | on Tuesday, May. 14th 2019 | 1 Comment »

One Comment on “Mulan S. Way”

  1. Susan and Ross Starr Says:

    Dear Pu,

    We share your loss.

    Your mom was amazing, lovely, gracious, vigorous, smart. May her memory be a blessing.

    You were very good to her, and you did all you could. Devoted throughout. Helping and accompanying her during final months. She knew that and appreciated it.

    Susan and I send our best wishes at a difficult time.

    Best. Yours, Ross

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