George was born February 24, 1942, in St. Louis, Missouri, to the late George Robert and Rosemary Bergdorf Mills. After graduating from Webster Groves High School in Webster Groves, Missouri, George attended the University of Missouri – Columbia, where he graduated with a degree in Journalism in 1964. While in college, George worked for KOMU-TV in Columbia, beginning what would be a lifelong career in the news business. [Read more…]
Brandon Lee Russell, 34, of North Kansas City passed away April 8, 2017. His life ended way too soon doing one of the things he loved most, running as he finished the Rock the Parkway Half -Marathon. He was born May 22, 1982 in Kansas City, MO.
Brandon graduated from St. Pius X High School and earned a Master’s of Accountancy from the University of Missouri at Columbia. He was currently employed by Burns and McDonnell as a Contract Analyst, a job he truly loved.
Brandon’s first love was his fiancé, Taryn and his second love was [Read more…]
Curtis Curran Ground III passed away peacefully, surrounded by family at the North Kansas City Hospital, Sunday afternoon, April 2, 2017. Visitation will be held Wednesday evening 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. at Meyers Northland Chapel, 401 Main Street, Parkville, MO 64152. Funeral services will be conducted by Pastor Dennis Dewey at the chapel 2:00 p.m. Thursday, April 6. Burial will follow at the Walnut Grove Cemetery.
Curt Ground was born July 19, 1956, at Lakeside Hospital, Kansas City, MO, the son of Curtis C. Ground, Jr. and Virginia Slankard Ground. When Curt was 3 months old, the family moved to Parkville, and Curt has been a life-time resident of the Parkville area.
Curt is a graduate of Park Hill High School class of 1974. He attended [Read more…]
William T. “Bill” Roach, 96, of Liberty, MO passed away March 31, 2017, at Our Lady of Mercy Country Home, surrounded by his loving family. He was born March 13, 1921 in Baxter Springs, KS to Jack and Lula (Paul) Roach.
Bill graduated from Central High School in Kansas City, MO and was a decorated veteran of the United States Army, where he served in Europe during World War II. During his time in the service, Bill was awarded several medals and awards.
Bill spent the majority of his working career as a supervisor in the battery plant for [Read more…]
Martin lived the majority of his life in Kansas City and was a nursing home administrator. Martin lived his life for others. He was very devoted to his Lord and his family. He was a member of the Gashland Baptist Church. Martin was an excellent carpenter, and could build just about anything. [Read more…]