Kansas City Obituaries Cremation Center of Kansas City

Darlene Frances Yates

Darlene Frances Yates, age 76, passed surrounded by family on Tuesday, July 5th, 2022.  She was born on June 27th, 1946 in Frostburg, Maryland to James Kenneth McKenzie and Marilyn ‘Mamie’ Evans McKenzie.  She graduated from Beall High School and later attended college.  Darlene married Kenneth Allen Dye and they shared four children together: Dawn…

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Christopher John Franzke

Christopher John Franzke passed away Friday, June 10, 2022, at the age of 34 in Lawrence, KS. He was born in Topeka, KS to Mary and Mark Franzke and grew up with his brother, Tim in Prairie Village, KS. He attended Washburn in Topeka and later worked as a web developer in Kansas City and…

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Susan “Suzi” Jordan

Service A Celebration of Suzi’s Life will be held at 1p Saturday January 22, 2022 at the Lawrence Arts Center, 940 New Hampshire St., Lawrence, KS. Susan “Suzi” Jordan passed away at her home in Lawrence, KS on December 5, 2021. Suzi was born Sept. 1, 1940 in Jamestown, KS to Richard Lavere Kidwell and…

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Raymond J. Golik

Raymond J. Golik, a resident of Manhattan Beach, CA for 55 years, died November 17 in Lawrence, Kansas with family near. Ray was born March 25, 1932, and raised in Chicago, where he played on the Kelvyn Park High School football team.  He earned his BS in Mechanical Engineering at the University of Illinois, then…

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John Harvey Isaacks

John Harvey Isaacks, 81, of Lawrence, Kansas passed away on September 28, 2021. He was born January 30, 1940 in Independence, Missouri, the son of Richard and Marion Patricia (Morrow) Isaacks. He graduated from White Bear Lake, Minnesota High School in 1959 and from Graceland College, Lamoni, Iowa in 1974. Between high school and college…

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Shane Barry Dye

Shane Barry Dye, age 54, passed away on Thursday, May 20, 2021.  He was born April 29th, 1967 in Frostburg, Maryland.  He attended Lawrence High School.  Shane was a Navy Veteran and served his country in Desert Storm on the USS Simpson.  As a child, Shane loved to take apart lawnmowers, bicycles, and typewriters and…

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Harold Kenneth Koehn

Harold Kenneth Koehn, husband, father, brother, grandfather, uncle, and friend went peacefully to the big rodeo arena in Cowboy Heaven on March 30, 2021. He died in his home in Lawrence, Kansas, surrounded by his loving family. He leaves behind his wife, Sarah “Cis”; sister, Velma; daughters Deena (Phil) Goodman, Jodi (Dave) Funke, Lisa (Paul)…

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Marilynn Jean Spielman

Marilynn Jean Spielman, age 77, passed away peacefully on the morning of Wednesday, January 27, 2021. She was born on Sunday, October 17, 1943, in Valentine, Nebraska to Laurence and Rachel Peterson and was the youngest of five children. She graduated from Valentine High School in 1961. She married Joseph Spielman in March of 1966…

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Barbara Jean (Bailey) Yeokum

We lost our mother, Barbara Jean (Bailey) Yeokum on December 29, 2020. We are heartbroken for ourselves but rejoice that she is no longer in pain and has been reunited with those who went before her. As a good friend reminded me yesterday – she is dancing with Jesus today on streets of gold. What…

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Eleanor (Ellie) K. Basgall

Eleanor (Ellie) K. Basgall, 90, died on December 5th, 2020 at Addington Place of Prairie Village KS. She was born April 29, 1930 at St. Anthony’s Hospital in Hays, KS the daughter of Michael and Teresa (Zodrow) Karls (Dresden KS). She married Richard J. Basgall on August 17, 1959 at Leoville, KS. He preceded her…

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Obituaries & Condolences

Robert (Bob) F. Morgan

Patricia Anne Pierce

Thomas Fred Wing

William Raymond Wood

Patricia Jewell

Susan “Susie” Elaine Buterbaugh

Scott Lee Scribner

Claude Fredrick Bumpus Sr.

Michael Norman White

Allene M. Gantz

Glen W. Payne

Joseph “Joe”  Mahlon Chase