Gary P. Ziegenhorn
A graveside memorial service for Gary P. Ziegenhorn, 66, will be held at 10:00 am, Saturday, September 12 at Lee’s Summit Memorial Cemetery, 806 SE Third Street, Lee’s Summit, Missouri. Gary passed away on July 6, 2015 at Kansas City Hospice House following a long illness.
Gary was born September 30, 1948 in Norfolk, Virginia and grew up in Raytown, Missouri, where he graduated from Raytown South High School. An accomplished musician, Gary played in a local band in high school, and later spent many happy years as a musician in Los Angeles, CA. He returned to Kansas City and obtained his Master’s Degree from the University of Missouri-Kansas City, and was employed by the Internal Revenue Service.
Gary was preceded in death by his beloved parents, Floyd and Irene Ziegenhorn of Lee’s Summit, formerly of Raytown. He is survived by many cousins and friends. Loved by all, Gary was known for his deep voice and gentle spirit. Lasting memorials may be made to Kansas City Hospice House, 12000 Wornall Road, Kansas City, MO 64145 or Raytown Educational Foundation (REF@raytownschools.org <mailto:REF@raytownschools.org>).