Kansas City Obituaries
Monday May 18 | via Sedalia Democrat
Michael Pemberton, of Jefferson City, gathers information about his biological brother, Ronnie Alexander, while his wife Peggy searches for photos of Ronnie in old Smith-Cotton High School yearbooks during the couple's fact-finding mission in December in S-C's Dr. Harriet Wolfe Media Center. Michael and Ronnie both were put up for adoption, and Michael is working to learn as much as he can about his biological family. Comment?
Thursday May 14 | via The Wichita Eagle
George Haley, brother of author Alex Haley, friend of Martin Luther King Jr. and one of the first African Americans elected to the Kansas Senate, died Wednesday at his home in Silver Spring, Md. He was 89. Haley was elected to the Senate in 1964 as a Republican representing Kansas City, Kan., and served one term. Comment?
Tuesday May 12 | via RiverBender.com Obits
Margaret J. Coles, 79, passed away at 8:47 am Monday May 11, 2015 at Northeast Regional Medical Center in Kirksville, MO. She married George Morris Boyd who preceded her in death. Comment?
Thursday May 7 | via The Capital-Journal
The Kansas Law Enforcement Officers Memorial was established in 1984 by the Legislature. It is a tribute to officers who have lost their lives in the line of duty while in service to the state. Comment?
Monday Apr 27 | via Home
George Brundage, 90, of Unionville, MO, passed away suddenly at Wright Memorial Hospital in Trenton, MO, on Saturday, April 25, 2015, after suffering a stroke. George Oakley Brundage was born south of Lucerne, MO, on February 2, 1925, the son of Virgil Leonard and Tressie Opal Brundage, who preceded him in death. Comment?
Thursday Apr 23 | via Sporting News
Former Chiefs receiver Dwayne Bowe returned to Kansas City this week to pay respects to Chiefs fan Betty Johnson, who passed away at age 86 last week. Johnson, a season-ticket holder since 1986 who players knew as "grandma," sat in the front row on the 45-yard line for almost every game at Arrowhead Stadium, according to KCTV . Comment?
Apr 22, 2015 | via KCTV5
A dedicated Chiefs fan who died last week received her final goodbye kiss from one of her most-loved players. On Tuesday, former wide receiver Dwayne Bowe made a special return trip to Kansas City to pay his respect to 86-year-old Betty Johnson. Comment?
Apr 16, 2015 | via Myrtle Beach Online
Be sure to include your name, daytime phone number, address, name and phone number of legal next-of-kin, method of payment, and the name of the funeral home/crematory to contact for verification of death. Patients who have kidney transplants at the University of Kansas Hospital in Kansas City are now able to get some related treatments in Wichita. Comment?
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