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Nancy Lee Shubat

Nancy Lee Shubat was born October 14, 1932, in the Danish community of Elk Horn, Iowa. Her family later moved to Boxholm, Iowa, and then Alta, Iowa, with her father’s work as an educator and later superintendent of schools. Nancy was preceded in death by her parents (Ralph Holger Jorgensen and Lois Evelyn Doty) and her…

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John Herman Pusch

John Herman Pusch, 85, Leawood, Kansas, died Monday, June 6, 2022.  John was born August 11, 1936, in Kansas City, Missouri, to Theodore and Hilda Emma (Fuchs) Pusch. He grew up in Mission, Kansas, and was a graduate of Rosedale High School. He had an associate degree in mechanical engineering and used his degree at…

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Janet Louise Cattau

After a long-fought battle with cancer, Janet Louise Cattau, 76, was granted her angel wings on April 23, 2022. Her final days were spent in Leawood, KS surrounded by family and friends.   Janet was born on May 24, 1945, in Columbus, NE to Benjamin and Arline Perkins. She grew up with her sister Kathleen,…

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Scott Paxton Peterson

Scott Paxton Peterson, age 52, of Leawood, Kansas passed away on March 30, 2022. Scott was born to Wesley and Carolyn Peterson, August 10,1969 in Ames, Iowa. He graduated from Walnut High School in 1988. He attended Iowa State University and graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business/Finance. In Scott’s life he excelled in a…

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Diane Lynn (Fouch) Stark

Diane Lynn (Fouch) Stark, 65, of Prairie Village KS, passed peacefully into “the start of something different” on the evening of March 1, 2022. She was surrounded by family and friends, at Kansas City Hospice House in Kansas City, MO. Diane arrived in the world in 1957 in Indianapolis, IN, to John Stanley (“Stan”) Fouch…

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Helen Lavo

Helen was born in KC, MO on October 16th, 1928.  She passed away on February 12th, 2022 in Leawood, KS. Helen graduated from Westport High School and the University of Missouri in Columbia.  She was a member of the Gamma Phi Sorority.  She taught intermediate elementary education for years.  She bought and sold a key…

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Kathleen Adams Alshouse

Kathleen Adams Alshouse died peacefully at her home in Leawood, KS on 9/24/21 [two days before her 74th birthday] after a 7-year battle with Alzheimer’s.  Kathy grew up in Belton, Mo., and graduated high school there in 1965.  She graduated from MU in 1970 with a master’s degree in library science.  Shortly thereafter she went…

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Julie Anne Riggs

Julie Anne Riggs, 51, of Leawood, KS passed away June 10, 2021. She was a graduate of Pittsburg State University, Pittsburg, KS. Julie worked many years for Blue Cross/Blue Shield in both Florida and Texas. At the time of her death she was employed by Waddell & Reed/Ivy Investments.  Julie was a bright light, bringing…

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John Falconer Keck

John Falconer Keck, of Leawood, KS passed away peacefully at St Luke’s Hospice House on April 29, 2021 after a valiant battle with cancer. John always faced the challenges of life with grace and humility, and faced this, his final challenge, in the same way. John graduated from Shawnee Mission East High School in 1967…

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Patricia Ann Warren

Patricia Ann Warren Patricia Ann (Binns) Warren, 82, of Overland Park, KS, passed away on March 4, 2021. Patricia was born on September 10, 1938, in Kansas City, MO, to Louis Victor Binns and Eleanor Bowen Ray Binns. Patricia graduated in 1956 from Rosedale High School in Kansas City, KS. She attended Graceland College, graduating…

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Obituaries & Condolences

Ira Lee Brown Jr

William Nicholas Beachy

Dick D. Richardson

Richard W. Nuffer

Margaret Carolyn Sayers (Wilson)

Scott Allen Basinger

Nick Luiso

Jeffrey Thomas Kirkwood

Bruce Harvey Manuel

Darrell D. Elliott

Thomas Fletcher Taylor, MD

Rachel Janelle Haddix Naugle