Ray Hailey, Jr.

Ray Hailey, Jr. passed away peacefully on December 18, 2016 in Overland Park, Kansas. He is preceded in death by his parents Ray and Ombra (Perkins) Hailey. Ray was born July 26, 1923 in Springfield, Mo. He spent most of his early years in Ava, Mo. He then moved Kansas City, MO. where he graduated from East High School. Ray attended Kansas State University and the University of Missouri,...
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Ruth C. Potter

Ruth C. Potter, age 87, of Independence, passed away peacefully on December 31, 2016. Ruth was born and raised in Fort Collins, Colorado. She graduated from Fort Collins High School, and then attended Graceland College where she earned her Associates Degree. She then moved to Independence Mo where she attended Nursing School at the Independence Sanitarium and Hospital. Ruth was an avid...
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Dee Moe

Delores A. Moe, aged 87, slipped peacefully into the arms of Jesus at home on December 31, 2016 after a courageous battle with cancer. God’s grace, her phenomenal attitude and the lovely staff at the Sarah Cannon Cancer Center gave us the gift of much more time with her than we thought possible. Dee loved her family fiercely and enjoyed making the world a more beautiful place through her love...
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Tammy Alicia Lyerla

Tammy Alicia Lyerla, age 56, of Merriam, Kansas, passed away peacefully on December 29, 2016. A celebration of life will be held at Overland Park Christian Church, 7600 W 75th Street, OP, KS 66204, on Saturday January 7, 2017. There will be a visitation at 2:30, followed by a 3:00 service. Wear a rose for Tammy. Tammy was born on August 3, 1960 in Overland Park to William and Betty Lyerla, who...
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Helen M. Foederer

Helen M. Foederer, 91, of Prairie Village, Kansas passed away peacefully on December 13, 2016. She was born February 26, 1925 in Hausham Bavaria Germany to Christian and Magdalena (Niederegger) Hoefner. She immigrated to the United States in 1929 and settled in Highland, Illinois where she graduated from St. Paul’s High School. She pursued a career as a medical and x-ray technologist graduating...
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Danny Frederick

Danny Frederick was born April 23, 1982 in Redondo Beach, California. As the son of Larry and Debbie Frederick and younger brother to Jeff, Danny spent the early part of his childhood doing the typical California activities such as dirt bike riding, jet skiing, going to the beach, and Disneyland. Early on, Danny showed a bit of a rebellious spirit. After getting kisses and being sent off to...
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Carolyn J. Danzig

Carolyn J. Danzig, 76, of Shawnee, KS, passed away peacefully on Dec 14, 2016 with her children by her bedside at Claridge Court in Prairie Village, KS. Carolyn was the daughter of Charles and Edith Hale in Kansas City, KS. She is survived by her daughter, Tammara Winget, son, Bryan King (Jennifer), grandchildren, Tyler and Hunter Winget, sisters, Peggy Bodam (Glenn), JoAnne Simpson, Donna...
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Ethel Jean Eason

Ethel Jean Eason, 92, of Kansas City, passed away peacefully December 7, 2016. She was born September 30, 1924, in Kansas City, Missouri, to George and Edna (Froeschle) Winslow. She was a homemaker, a mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. Ethel preferred the nickname Jeanne. She attended North East High School and took art classes at area community colleges. She loved the arts. In her...
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Alicia Andersen

Alicia Kay Andersen, 52, of Lee’s Summit, Missouri passed away peacefully on Monday afternoon, December 5, 2016, at Saint Luke’s Hospice House after a courageous battle with cancer. She left this world in her sleep after a week full of visits from her closest friends and family, ten months after being diagnosed with cholangiocarcinoma (bile duct cancer). Alicia was born on March 8, 1964 in...
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Suzanne Dierks

Suzanne (Sue) Moore Dierks, age 74, passed away on December 3, 2016. Funeral services will be at St. Ann Church, 7231 Mission Rd. Prairie Village, KS on Monday, December 12, 2016 at 10:00 am. A Visitation will be held at the church on Sunday, December 11, 2016 from 5:00 -7:00 with the rosary being prayed at 5:00. Burial will be at Mt. Olivet Cemetery at a later time. Sue was born in Des...
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Al Crumly

Alvin Thomas Crumly, 72 Alvin “Al” Thomas Crumly of Mission, Kansas passed away, Thursday, December 1, 2016 at St. Luke’s Hospital in Kansas City. Al was born February 18, 1944 to A. T. and Margaret (Hartman) Crumly in O’Neill, Nebraska. He graduated from Wayne State University and earned his master’s from the University of Mississippi. Al started his career student teaching in...
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Lorena Harris

Lorena was born on June 22, 1957 in Clinton, Missouri to Cecil Bratton and Claudette Seals. She spent her childhood in Kansas City and Knob Noster, Missouri and graduated from Knob Noster High School in 1976. Lorena spent 30 years traveling as an Air Force spouse with James Harris, Jr., and raising her three children. She lived at Spokane, Washington, Fairchild Air Force Base; Vandenburg Air...
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June Baylis

June Baylis, May 18, 1921 – November 28, 2016 I was a pistol. From my early days flying down the hills of Montreal on my roller skates to racing down mountains on skis, I never let a moment go un-lived. I loved (in no particular order): my loving neighbors over the years, my Mustang convertibles, my poodles, martinis, a good cup of coffee and a cigarette, music and dancing, my second hand...
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Martha Hogan Mauer O’Donnell

Martha Hogan Mauer O’Donnell, 79, of Overland Park, KS, passed away Sunday, Nov. 27, 2016 at Villa St. Joseph. A mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 am (visitation at 10 am) on Thursday, Dec. 1st at Holy Spirit Catholic Church, 11300 W 103rd St. Martha was born May 26, 1937 in Kansas City, Missouri, the daughter of Earl and Adah Hogan. She was a member of the first class to...
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Kimberly E. McLay Dasta

Kim 57, passed away Sunday, November 20, 2016 after a long cancer related illness. She was born in Lawrence, KS and moved to Prairie Village, KS when she was two. After grade school, she moved to Jeddah, Saudi Arabia where attended junior high school and developed her lifelong love for horses. She attended the American High School in Den Haag, Netherlands and finished high school at The Greir...
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Judy Henry Hunt

Judy Henry Hunt passed away Monday morning, November 28, 2016, at Saint Luke’s Hospice House. She left this world peacefully and painlessly in her sleep with beloved family and friends by her side. Judy was born in Kansas City, MO on August 2, 1935. She was predeceased by her father, Jack Downing Henry and her mother, Virginia Underwood Henry. She leaves her husband of 60 years, Graham T. Hunt,...
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Joanne Kathryn Schwartz

Joanne Kathyrn Schwartz, 80, of Prairie Village, passed away peacefully November 20, from stroke-related complications. She was born March 22, 1936, in Kansas City, Missouri, to Floyd and Margaret (Barnes) Williams. Shc married Edward Reid Schwartz on November 26, 1956. Joanne attended Sacred Heart Grade School, Redemptorist High School, and the College of St. Teresa. As a mother of two sons,...
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Dennis E. Reeves

Dennis E Reeves passed away peacefully November 13th. A loving family man to his wife Janice, step son Brian, son Joel, brothers Neal, Steve (Jan), nieces and nephews. Dennis served his country from 1963 to1969 as a Sergeant in the US Marine Corp. Mass will be held at St Thomas More Church,11822 Holmes, Saturday, November 19th,1:00 pm., graveside service will follow at Mt Moriah cemetery,10507...
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Belinda Sue Marley

Belinda Sue Marley March 15th, 1958 – November 12th 2016 Belinda Marley, 58, of Olathe, KS passed away on Nov 12th,2016. She was born Mar 15th, 1958 in Pittsburg, KS daughter of LA Wilson & Ilene (Napier) Turner. She was the small business owner of Belinda’s Tropical Paradise which she started in Pittsburg KS which she moved to Olathe KS in August of 1991. Belinda loved working with...
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Nola Belle LeSage Odle

Nola Belle LeSage Odle passed away November 8, 2016 at the Heritage of Overland Park, a long-term care home for those afflicted by Alzheimer’s disease. Born January 13, 1936, Nola was 80 years old. She is survived by her husband of 60 years Darrel Lee Odle, children Steven Todd Odle (Renee) and Andrea Lee McCall (Trever), five grandchildren, one great grandchild, her sister Zola Leona...
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Billie J. Bock

Billie June (Garrison) Bock of Lenexa, formerly of Lake Quivira, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on November 7, 2016, after battling complications from pneumonia. Billie was born in St. Louis, MO, on November 3, 1931. She grew up on a farm outside of Lee Center, IL and was one of eleven students in her high school graduation class. After high school, Billie played professional women’s...
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Mary “Mimi” Winslow Tyler Bier

Mary “Mimi” Winslow Tyler Bier, 86, of Lenexa, passed peacefully at her home on Nov. 2 with her family by her side. She was born Oct. 9th, 1930, to Simeon and Mary Tyler of Webster Groves, MO. She graduated from Webster Groves High School and Grinnell College before moving to New York City to work for the Rockefeller Foundation. While there she meet the love of her life, Charlie Bier, who...
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Bill Browne

William Kingman Browne, 90, of Prairie Village, KS died at home on October 27, 2016. Bill was born October 13, 1926 in Norwich, NY, the son of Grace (“Sis”) and Perry Browne. Known as Uncle Bill by the many who feared and then loved him, he had a booming voice, a penchant for rhyming and an appreciation for the lame gag. He talked like John Wayne and stood like he’d spent all day in the...
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Ted Rowland

Frampton Theodore “Ted “ Rowland III, 52, passed away on October 24, 2016. Mass of the Christian Burial will be held at 10 o’clock on Monday, October 31st at St. Ann Catholic Church, 7231 Mission Road, Prairie Village. Ted was born in Kansas City, MO on May 24, 1964. He was a graduate of Shawnee Mission West High School and the University of Kansas where he received a Bachelor in Business...
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Erma Virginia Cook

Erma Virginia Cook was born to Francis and Edna McGee on New Year’s Eve, December 31, 1920. She grew up in Zanesville, Ohio and graduated from Zanesville High School with the class of 1939. Virginia’s high school friends nicknamed her “Mac,” and she kept in touch with them throughout her lifetime. She is believed to have been the last surviving member of her graduating class. On August...
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