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  • Fred  Preisler Obituary Photo
    Fred Preisler, 89 Overland Park, Kansas

    January 31, 1925 - June 5, 2014

    Fred Preisler, 89, of Shawnee Mission, KS, passed away peacefully on Thursday, June 5, 2014 at his home surrounded by family. He was born on January 31, 1925 to Bertha (Pusch) and Fredrick Preisler in Kansas City,...


  • Nancy Lee Frey Obituary Photo
    Nancy Lee Frey, 69 Edgerton, Kansas

    March 12, 1945 - June 3, 2014

    Nancy Lee Frey (Dayton), 69, of Edgerton, went to be with our Lord and Savior on June 3, 2014, surrounded by family. Nancy was born on March 12, 1945 in Kansas City, Missouri to Della Ione and Roy Dayton. She was...


  • Mildred R Cannady Obituary Photo
    Mildred R Cannady, 91 Overland Park, Kansas

    February 1, 1923 - June 2, 2014

    Mildred R. Cannady, 91, passed away Monday, June 2, 2014. On February 1, 1923, Mildred was born in Cleveland, OH, to Hilja and Kaarlo Raita. She was educated in Cleveland schools including Cleveland College and Dyke...


  • Mildred M. Lanzrath Obituary Photo
    Mildred M. Lanzrath, 89 Overland Park, Kansas

    May 20, 1925 - May 31, 2014

    Mildred M. Lanzrath, 89, of Overland Park, KS, passed away on May 31, 2014 at Shawnee Mission Medical Center. Mildred was born on May 20, 1925 in Morrilton, AR to Valentine and Anna Pfeifer. After WWII, she moved to...


  • Violet  Eaton Obituary Photo
    Violet Eaton, 89 Overland Park, Kansas

    December 7, 1924 - May 31, 2014

    Dorothy Violet (Haase) Eaton, 89, of Overland Park, KS, passed away peacefully on Saturday, May 31, 2014 at the Sweet Life of Brookdale with her family by her side, after battling Alzheimer's for six years. She was...


  • T. Lorraine Ferguson Obituary Photo
    T. Lorraine Ferguson, 84 Overland Park, Kansas

    January 25, 1930 - May 30, 2014

    T. Lorraine Ferguson, 84, of Overland Park, KS, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her family on May 30, 2014 after a brief but brave battle with cancer. Lorraine was born on January 25, 1930 to Fred and...


  • Robert Bob Sumner Obituary Photo
    Robert Bob Sumner, 80 Overland Park, Kansas

    June 21, 1933 - May 29, 2014

    Robert K. Sumner, 80 of Overland Park, KS, passed away May 29, 2014 after a long illness. Bob was born on June 21, 1933 in Tulsa, OK to Haskell and Nina (Taylor) Sumner. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army; a graduate...


  • Judy Keith Obituary Photo
    Judy Keith, 75 Overland Park, Kansas

    June 12, 1938 - May 29, 2014

    Judith Lynne Keith, 75, passed away peacefully at her home in Overland Park, KS, on May 29, 2014. She was surrounded by her loving family. Judith (Judy) was born in Chicago, Illinois in 1938, the first child of Charles...


  • Lillian A. Jones Obituary Photo
    Lillian A. Jones, 83 Overland Park, Kansas

    October 9, 1930 - May 25, 2014

    Lillian A. Jones, age 83, of Overland Park, KS, passed away on May 25, 2014 at Kansas City Hospice House. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 pm on Monday, June 2, 2014 at the Johnson County Chapel, 11200 Metcalf Ave.,...


  • Warren  Thomas Obituary Photo
    Warren Thomas, 84 Lenexa, Kansas

    March 7, 1930 - May 25, 2014

    I, Warren H. Thomas, Jr., passed away on May 25, 2014, as a result of emphysema and COPD. I was born on March 7, 1930, in Dayton, Ohio to Warren H. Thomas, Sr. and Margaret Evelyn Thomas. I spent my very early...


  • Betty Jean Werner Obituary Photo
    Betty Jean Werner, 89 Kansas City, Missouri

    August 13, 1924 - May 25, 2014

    Betty Jean (Sneyd) Werner, 89, of Kansas City, MO, passed away on Sunday, May 25, 2014. Betty was born August 13, 1924, in Galveston, TX, to Mae (Locke) and Robert A. Sneyd. She graduated from Southern Methodist...


  • Rebecca Bohon Obituary Photo
    Rebecca Bohon, 86 Overland Park, Kansas

    January 10, 1928 - May 24, 2014

    Rebecca Ann Larson Bohon (Becky), age 86, of Overland Park, died May 24, 2014 at St. Luke's South Hospital. She was the daughter of Agur and Amy Larson and was born in Horton, Brown County, KS. She lived near...


  • James Vernon Laughlin Obituary Photo
    James Vernon Laughlin, 85 Overland Park, Kansas

    February 4, 1929 - May 24, 2014

    James Vernon "Jim" Laughlin, 85, passed away Saturday, May 24, 2014. Jim was born February 4, 1929, in Fort Wayne, IN. He graduated from the University of Notre Dame and received a degree in history. Jim then...


  • Gary Allen Williams Obituary Photo
    Gary Allen Williams, 78 Overland Park, Kansas

    May 17, 1936 - May 21, 2014

    Gary Allen Williams was born on the family farm southeast of Paola, KS, March 17, 1936, and went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, May 21, 2014. Gary graduated as class valedictorian from Paola High School in 1954 and...


  • Sally Sight Roach Obituary Photo
    Sally Sight Roach, 85 Overland Park, Kansas

    December 16, 1928 - May 20, 2014

    Sally Sight Roach, 85, passed away Monday, May 20, 2014. Sally was born on December 16, 1928 in Kansas City, MO to Miriam Chafee and David Sight, co-owner of Sight Bros Chevrolet. She attended Border Star Grade...


  • Bertha Lee Reynolds Obituary Photo
    Bertha Lee Reynolds, 89 Overland Park, Kansas

    September 18, 1924 - May 18, 2014

    Bertha Lee Reynolds, age 89, two time cancer survivor, passed away May 18, 2014 after a long illness. A funeral service will be held at 1 pm on Thursday, May 22, 2014 at Nall Ave Church of the Nazarene, 6301 Nall Ave.,...


  • Mary Jane "Morgan" (Fischer) Seagrave Obituary Photo
    Mary Jane "Morgan" (Fischer) Seagrave, 77 Kansas City, Missouri

    October 26, 1936 - May 17, 2014

    Mary Jane "Morgan" (Fischer) Seagraves, 77, passed away Saturday, May 17, 2014, in Kansas City, MO. Mary was born October 26, 1936, in Council Bluffs, IA, to Carl and Gwetholyn Fischer. She worked for over 40 years...


  • William V. Herwig Obituary Photo
    William V. Herwig, 85 Overland Park, Kansas

    September 12, 1928 - May 17, 2014

    WILLIAM V. HERWIG, 85, of Overland Park, KS died May 17, 2014. Funeral services will be held at 10 am Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at the Johnson County Chapel, 11200 Metcalf, Overland Park, KS 66210. Visitation will be...


  • Thomas S. Dugan Obituary Photo
    Thomas S. Dugan, 87 Overland Park, Kansas

    September 2, 1926 - May 16, 2014

    THOMAS S. DUGAN, 87, of Overland Park, KS, died Friday evening, May 16, 2014. He was a devoted and beloved husband and father. Thomas was born on September 2, 1926, in Kansas City, MO. He spent most of his...


  • Teresa Donahue Obituary Photo
    Teresa Donahue, 83 Overland Park, Kansas

    January 21, 1931 - May 15, 2014

    Teresa Donahue 83, of Overland Park, KS passed away peacefully at her home on May 15, 2014. Teresa loved her children and grandchildren. She was a passionate sports fan, never missing a KU, Chiefs or Royals game. When...


  • Anita Katharina Leitz Kesler Obituary Photo
    Anita Katharina Leitz Kesler, 58 Manhattan, Kansas

    June 27, 1955 - May 14, 2014

    Anita Katharina Leitz Kesler, 58, Manhattan, Kansas, passed away May 14, 2014 in Kansas City, Kansas. Anita was born June 27th, 1955 in Oedheim, Germany to Alfred and Frida Ocker Leitz. She was the youngest of their 3...


  • Sally Jane Ramos Obituary Photo
    Sally Jane Ramos, 81 Leawood, Kansas

    April 20, 1933 - May 10, 2014

    Sally Jane Ramos, 81, of Leawood, KS, was reunited with the love of her life, Dr. Americo "Rick" Ramos, on Saturday, May 10, 2014, at her home. She was born April 20, 1933, in Utica, NY, to Marjorie Robinson Fuller...


  • Gloria   Onofrio Davis Obituary Photo
    Gloria Onofrio Davis, 91 Kansas City, Missouri

    October 7, 1922 - May 9, 2014

    Gloria Onofrio Davis, 91, of Kansas City, MO, passed away on May 9, 2014 at St. Mary's Manor in Blue Springs, MO. Gloria was born on October 7, 1922 in Kansas City, MO to Antonio and Jennie Onofrio. A memorial mass...


  • Donald Lee Kraft Obituary Photo
    Donald Lee Kraft, 89 Leawood, Kansas

    August 4, 1924 - May 9, 2014

    A much loved husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather, Donald L. Kraft was born August 4, 1924 in Kansas City, Missouri and passed away May 9, 2014. He served his country as a Navy Combat Correspondent...


  • James Holland Obituary Photo
    James Holland, 71 Overland, Kansas

    November 12, 1942 - May 9, 2014

    James Holland, 89, of Overland Park, KS, passed away on Friday, May 9, 2014. He was born on November 12, 1924 to John and Olga (Dahlberg) in Minneapolis, MN. He grew up and attended schools in Minneapolis. James was...