Ginger Ruth Myers

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Ginger Ruth Myers of Kansas City, Missouri passed away peacefully on Monday, October 26, 2020 at New Mark Care Center in Kansas City, Missouri. She was born March 15, 1941 to William B. and Gertrude R. Krzeszinski in Cypress Inn, Tennessee.

Ginger leaves behind her two children, son Barry E. Myers (Paul), Kansas City and daughter Tracey E. MacDonald, Kansas City. She leaves behind three grandchildren, Tyler MacDonald, Cameron MacDonald and Alexander MacDonald. She also leaves behind her sister, Janie E. Ullmann, Kansas City along with many nieces, nephews and long-time friends.

She is preceded in death by her mother and father, two brothers (Earlon and Robert) and two sisters (Jean and Gayle).

Ginger always loved to dance and read. She was the all-star basketball player in high school and was very proud to be recognized. She was an office manager at Flint Ink, Metro Crown International and eventually owned her own business, Ginger’s House of Collectibles. Although she and Mel, her ex- husband were divorced, her wedding day will always be one of her favorite memories along with a trip she took with her sister, Janie to New York. She never knew a stranger and was the life of the party. She was a ray of sunshine and if you were having a bad day, she was the one that could always lift you up with her positive attitude and big smile. One of her favorite things to do was spend time with her family, especially her three grandsons who she loved more than chocolate covered gummy bears and World Class Chocolate ice cream from Baskin Robbins.

Service

Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, the family will be holding a private remembrance for Ginger at a later date.

Memorial Contributions

The family suggests donations to the Alzheimer’s Association or those in need over the holidays as Christmas was her favorite time of year.

11 Comments

  1. Bob Varker on May 20, 2021 at 9:48 am

    We all loved her at Metro Crown international. I will miss our phone conversations.

  2. Dave and Jovanna Bunch on November 3, 2020 at 3:51 pm

    Tracey and Barry, we were sorry to hear that Grand Aunt Ginger passed on. She was a lot of fun when we were able to get together. So beautiful, kind, and funny. Ginger, the two of you, the rest of the family members are all in our prayers for peace. We love you guys.

    • Tracey MacDonald on November 5, 2020 at 1:08 pm

      Thank you so much! She will definitely be missed but we will definitely remember the good times. There certainly were a lot. Love you all!

  3. Dianna Moore on November 2, 2020 at 5:55 pm

    Sorry to hear about your mom. She was always kind to us kids when we called for you.

    • Tracey MacDonald on November 5, 2020 at 1:10 pm

      Thanks, Dianna! She was one of the sweetest people I know. She will definitely be missed! Hope you are doing well.

  4. Jackie Burns on November 2, 2020 at 3:11 pm

    What a great way to summarize Ginger and her life. She will be greatly missed and man did she love her World Class chocolate ice cream. Love you guys.

    • Tracey MacDonald on November 5, 2020 at 1:11 pm

      Thanks, Jackie! She did love that ice cream, huh? She most certainly will be missed. Love you!

  5. Brenda Brown on November 2, 2020 at 2:16 pm

    Tracey she was one of my best friend in high school! We have kept in touch all of these years. I am so sorry but know she had no quality of life these last few years. We have so many good memories of our High School days. I will always love her. Thinking of you in the days ahead.

    • Tracey on November 2, 2020 at 4:26 pm

      Thank you, Brenda! She always talked fondly of you and would always tell us how you were one of her best friends. She will be greatly missed but we know she lived a long, very full life of happiness.

  6. Jo Ann Osborn on November 2, 2020 at 12:37 pm

    Tracey, I’m so sorry for you loss! I only met her a couple of times but I know she was a fun loving person and I know how much she meant to you! Dwight and I will be praying for your family for peace and strength during this time…

    • Tracey on November 2, 2020 at 4:28 pm

      Thank you, Jo Ann! I appreciate that! She was a wonderful woman and she will be greatly missed.

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