Dorothy Emerson McKay, 79, of Kansas City (North), MO passed away peacefully on July 18, 2017 at NorthCare Hospice House. Dorothy was born to James and Margaret (Devine) Emerson on January 2, 1938 in New York, NY. [Read more…]
Jim is survived by his wife, Elizabeth, “Liz;” children, Lisa (Mike) Jenkins, Lance (Leslie) Miller and Jennifer (John) Doole; grandchildren, Jake, Elle, Kate and Addie Jenkins; Haley Brunker, Morgan Scheelhaase, Avery and Payton Miller; and Parker, Jack, Peter, Ben and Lydia Doole; two great grandchildren, Lily Brunker and Cru Scheelhaase; siblings, Jack (Marney) Miller and Joseph (Sue) Miller; and many cousins, nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his parents, Joe Jack and Alma Miller. [Read more…]
Gary D. Gaw, 76, a Northland resident of Kansas City, MO passed away July 10, 2017, at the NorthCare Hospice House. He was born February 20, 1941 in Little Blue, MO to Robert and Sylvia (Shull) Green.
Gary graduated from Central High School and Metropolitan Community College, both in Kansas City. Following college, he worked for Hewitt & Royer Architects, a company that specialized in hospital architecture. Gary was a founding partner of Architectural Consultants in Kansas City. He was a veteran of the United States Air Force, and served during the Vietnam Era and Bay of Pigs invasion. Gary loved to travel, enjoyed scuba diving, boating and working in his yard. [Read more…]
Mike Wilkerson, 51, of Kansas City, Mo passed away June 30, 2017. Funeral services are 10:00 a.m. Friday July 7th at Meyers Northland Funeral Chapel in Parkville. Private burial will be in Camden Point Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions to the Mike Wilkerson memorial fund in care of Becky Oller.
Mike was a graduate of Platte County High School, and was a former volunteer fireman with the Platte City Volunteer Fire Department. He was a car salesman, and enjoyed being a Karaoke DJ known as Big Mike. He was preceded in death by his parents, Grover and Judy (Downing) Wilkerson, and sister, Pam Jones. Survivors include his daughter, Savanna (Sam) West, sister, Becky Oller, brothers, Dale and Gary Wilkerson, and his grandson, Silas Michael West. On line condolences may be left at Meyersfuneralchapel.com.
Wilbert Cecil Cordray, Jr., 70, a Northland resident of Kansas City, MO passed away peacefully Thursday, June 29, 2017 with his family by his side. Cecil was born January 31, 1947 in Jackson, MS to Wilbert Cecil and Dorothy Pearl (White) Cordray, Sr. [Read more…]