Edward A. Norgren, Jr., 58, of Blue Springs, Missouri passed away April 28, 2012 at Kansas City Hospice House after a courageous fight with cancer. A celebration of Ed’s life will be held at 4:00 pm, Wednesday, May 2, 2012 at the First United Methodist Church of Blue Springs, 302 SW Woods Chapel Rd, Blue Springs, MO. Visitation will be 2:30– 4:00 pm, prior to the celebration of life at the church. Contributions in Memory of Ed may be made to Kansas City Hospice House. [Read more…]
Valerie M. Potter, 53, of Blue Springs, MO passed away April 25, 2011 in Independence, MO at Centerpoint Medical Center. She was born March 27, 1959 to Robert and Betty (Pierce) Owings. She was CEO of Delta Sweeping Company, a street sweeping company. Valerie had attended Cornerstone Church and was a Christian by faith. She was a member of the Kansas City Chamber of Commerce. She enjoyed bird watching and going to the lake. She loved her dogs, Beretta and Spencer. She was preceded in death by her parents. [Read more…]
Donald E. Hecht, 77, of Blue Springs, MO passed away April 24, 2012 at his home. He was born April 21, 1935 in Rochester, NY to Lawrence and Isabelle (Fischer) Hecht. His wife, Joan preceded him in death in 2009. He was a US Army veteran and was a meat cutter for area grocery stores. He loved reading, movies, history, and playing cards with his friends.
Jasper “Jay” M. Gimmarro, 75 of Blue Springs, Missouri passed away Sunday, April 22, 2012 at the St. Luke’s Hospital Kansas City. A funeral mass with the celebration of Jay’s life will be 11:00 am Wednesday April 25, 2012 at St. Mark’s Catholic Church 3736 Lees Summit Rd. Independence, Mo. 64055. Visitation will be two hour prior to mass. Interment in Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Father James Taranto will be the celebrant. Memorial Contribution may be made to the church. Online condolences in memory of Jay may be left at meyersfuneralchapel.com. [Read more…]
John Mordecai Hannaman, 82, a resident of Blue Springs, MO, passed away Saturday, April 21, 2012 at the Village of Jackson Creek Nursing Home. John was born October 23, 1929 to George and Rose (Wiley) Hannaman in Indiana, Pennsylvania. John was the youngest child of 18 children. [Read more…]