Billy Eugene Eades Sr, a Northland resident of Kansas City, MO passed away Monday, November 21st 2022. At the time of his passing, Billy was 76 years old receiving hospice care at a nursing facility surrounded by loved ones.
Billy was born June 18th, 1946 in Marshall, MO to William and Florence Eades, sharing his childhood with his two siblings Nancy McBreairty and Thomas Eades. Billy was a proud Marine who served from 1965-1971 during the Vietnam War. After his service, Billy worked at Associated Wholesale Grocers for 37 years, where he helped his colleagues negotiate union contracts. In his spare time, Billy enjoyed the outdoors and was an avid sports fan. Billy loved to make people laugh through jokes and his humorous T-shirts. He loved watching the Kansas City Chiefs and was a dedicated Missouri Tigers fan. Billy loved seeing his friends and family, spending time with his loved ones, and always offering himself to help others. He has left an impact on many lives, and is remembered for his service to others and his constant commitment
to friends and family.
Billy is preceded in death by his parents William and Florence Eades, along with his sister Nancy McBreairty. He is survived by his children Billy Eades Jr and Dalene Odegaard, and his two grandsons Michael (Morgen) Marfield and Brian Odegaard.
Family and friends will gather at the Meyers Northland Chapel in Parkville at 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, December 1, 2022, where a formal funeral procession will depart at 9:15 a.m. for Leavenworth National Cemetery. A Committal Service followed by urn placement will be held at 10:00 a.m., and military honors will be presented under the auspices of the United States Marine Corps. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to the Parkville Veterans Memorial and may be left in care of the Meyers Northland Chapel. 401 Main St. Parkville, MO 64152. Memories of Billy and condolences may be shared at Meyersfuneralchapel.com.