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Wilma Brown

May 18, 1935 - Nov 30, 2023

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Overland Park, KS

Let the family know you care by sharing this tribute. Wilma Pauline Brown (88) of Lee's Summit, Missouri passed away peacefully into the loving arms of her Heavenly Father on November 30, 2023. She was born May 18, 1935, in Octavia, Oklahoma to Walter and Arlie (Weatherbee) Snitker. Her family moved to Kansas City, Missouri where she attended Manual Vocational High School. She was married to James Roger Brown on June 6, 1954, at Temple Baptist Church in Kansas City. They were happily married for...Read More

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Michael Anthony Potchad

Aug 11, 1948 - Feb 24, 2024

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Overland Park, KS

Michael Anthony Potchad, of Overland Park, KS, 75, passed away on February 24 from complications from cancer. Mike was born in Kansas City, MO, on August 11th, 1948, the only child to Eve and Frank Potchad. Mike graduated in 1966 from Turner High School, Kansas City, KS, where he participated in wrestling and football. After high school, he attended Pittsburg State University, where he was a standout offensive and defensive lineman football player. His first year at Pittsburg, he was a 2nd-team all-conference player. In 1969 and 1970, he received 1st-team all-conference player honors. Also, in 1970, he was elected 1st team All-American, Kodak All-American, and Football Roundup's National Small College Player of the Year at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York City. Mike was selected 85th overall in the 1971 NFL draft by the Atlanta Falcons. He was also elected to the Pittsburg State Hall of Fame in 1994. While attending PSU, he met the love of his life, Charlene (Conell) "Charlie,” during their junior year at a college dance. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Education in 1970 and received a Master’s Degree in Physiology of Exercise in 1976. He then poured his time into his passion for coaching and mentoring students at the college, high school, and junior high levels. He taught and coached at The Lovett School and Cobb County Schools in Atlanta, Georgia, and at Northwestern Oklahoma University. He spent the majority of his career in the Olathe, Kansas School District. He also coached many of his two son’s sports teams. He had a love of cooking and, was the primary cook of the household, and always had an open seat at the table for any friends. He would try different recipes and was known for his cinnamon rolls and delivering them to neighbors and friends on Christmas morning. He enjoyed spending time with family and friends at one of his favorite places, Holiday Island at Table Rock Lake and nearby Eureka Springs, Arkansas, visiting the many shops and watching the parades. He loved spending time on the water boating, tubing, enjoying the outdoors, and annual neighborhood snow skiing trips to Colorado. When the weather was nice, riding his Harley Davidson was a favorite pastime. He is survived by his wife Charlie of 52 years, sons Michael (Camille) Leawood, Kansas, and Matthew (Melissa) Overland Park, Kansas, and four grandchildren (Kate, Anna, Charlotte, and Travis), who he so enjoyed spending time with at the lake, going to their games, and could always be heard coaching from the stands. He had a larger-than-life personality and stature. He always stood out in any room. He fought many health issues for many years and was such a fighter. Thanks to all the doctors, nurses, physical therapists, and family friends for being there for him over the years. Mike did not want a formal funeral and instead wanted a fun gathering of family and friends. An open house will be held at their home, 11412 W. 105ter Overland Park, Kansas, 66214, on Sunday, March 3, from 1-4 pm. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the American Cancer Society in Mike's name.

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Frederick Charles Riley

Jun 26, 1934 - Feb 24, 2024

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Overland Park, KS

Frederick Charles Riley, age 89, of Overland Park, Kansas passed away on Saturday, February 24, 2024.

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Darletta Sue Sealock

Feb 21, 1963 - Feb 22, 2024

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Overland Park, KS

Darletta “Darla” Sue (Lewis) Sealock, age 61 of Hoxie, Kansas, passed away on Thursday, February 22, 2024, at Brookdale of College Square in Overland Park, Kansas Darla was born February 21, 1963, in Hoxie, Kansas to Delbert and Dorthoy “Dottie” (Randolph) Lewis. Darla grew up in Hoxie and attended the Hoxie School graduating with the class of 1981. Darla was united in marriage to Lester Phillip Sealock on August 15, 1981, at the Hoxie Christian Church. Darla and Les lived in Hoxie where they raised their family.Darla attended and graduated from the Hays Academy of Hair Design. She worked with Annette Follis as a cosmetologist. While she enjoyed working as a cosmetologist, she enjoyed being a homemaker and taking care of her family. She loved her grandbabies and was very possessive of them. The annual Lewis Family Reunion was something Darla never missed. She was an excellent cook, loved to travel, and loved working outside with her flowers. Darla and Les loved to dance, and she was ready to go anytime there was a dance. Another favorite thing Darla enjoyed was going on “sister trips.” She was a part of the Sheridan County Benefit Walk organizational team for many years. She enjoyed helping others whenever she could. Darla was a devout Christian loving and serving her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.Darla was a devoted wife, mother, and grandmother and is survived by the love of her life, her husband, Lester “Les” Phillip Sealock of Hoxie, Kansas; children, Deadria Lewis (Dustin) of Osawatomie, Kansas, Shaylin Sealock of Hoxie, Kansas, Taunie Sealock of Oakley, Kansas, and Britton Sealock and fiancé’ Jasmine of Hoxie, Kansas; father, Delbert Lewis; mother-in-law, Wanda Sealock; sisters, Deb Smith (Daniel), Daylene Tracy (Jim), and Daresa Denis (Roger); brother Doug Lewis (Bonnie); and grandchildren, Persephanie Sealock, Rogan Lewis, Reid Lewis, Rory Lewis, Zipporah Torres, Mila Martinez, and Harvey Sealock.She was preceded in death by her mother, Dorthoy “Dottie” Lewis; infant sister, Deanna Lewis; and father-in-law, Phillip Sealock.A funeral service is planned for February 28, 2024, at the Christ Community Church, Hoxie, Kansas, 10:30 A.M. with burial following in the Hoxie City Cemetery. Visitation will be held at the Christ Community Church, February 27, 2024, from 2:00 P.M. until 7:00 P.M. With family receiving friends from 5:30 P.M. until 7:00 P.M. Memorials are suggested to the Sheridan County Benefit Walk and may be sent is care of Mickey-Leopold Funeral Home, PO Box 987, Hoxie, Kansas.

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Eileen L. Garry

Sep 26, 1925 - Feb 23, 2024

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Overland Park, KS

Eileen L. Garry, age 98, of Overland Park, Kansas passed away on Friday, February 23, 2024. Eileen L. Garry, wife of Marshall, mother of Josh (Ronna Kitay Garry) Garry, Paul (Susan Rollins ) Garry, Stephanie (Art Tatge) Garry. Grandmother of Aaron (Shawna), Michael (Rebecca), David, Ben (Caroline), Leslie (Larry) and Zach (Briana). Great-grandmother of 9 beautiful children. Eileen was most proud of her contributions in the community, they are as follows: Executive Director of Epsten Gallery for 12 years, President of sisterhood at B'nai Jehudah, member of the board of National Federation of Temple Sisterhoods which is now known as the Women for Reform Judaism, Lifelong member of National Council of Jewish Women and Lifelong member of Hadassah, 3rd President and founding member of Congregation Beth Torah, President of Women's Division - The Jewish Federation of Kansas City and Chair of Jewish Education Council. In her early years she attended Syracuse University and New York University. She was the Vice President of The PTA at JC Nichols School and President of The Women's Auxiliary of Mnookin Brown American legion post. A true advocate of the civil rights movement, she found the world of contemporary art late in life and became a devoted fan. Even into her 90's she volunteered as a greeter at the Kemper Museum. She loved her life in Kansas City, loved following sports and yet her family and friends knew her heart remained in the East in New York where she was born. Memorial Services will be held at Congregation Beth Torah, 6100 W. 127th Street, Overland Park, Kansas 66209 at 1:00 pm on Monday, March 4, 2024. A private burial was held at Rose Hill Cemetery. Contributions may be made to Congregation Beth Torah or Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art. Online condolences may be made at www.mtmoriah.net

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Shirley Ann Linton

Jun 17, 1932 - Feb 23, 2024

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Overland Park, KS

Shirley Ann Linton, age 91, of Overland Park, Kansas passed away on Friday, February 23, 2024. A visitation for Shirley will be held Thursday, February 29, 2024 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM at Mt. Moriah, Newcomer and Freeman Funeral Home, 10507 Holmes Road, Kansas City, MO 64131, followed by a funeral service from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM.

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Elliott Terrill Jackson

Feb 18, 1974 - Feb 21, 2024

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Overland Park, KS

Elliott Terrill Jackson, 50, formerly of Mexico, Missouri, passed away on Wednesday, February 21, 2024, in Overland Park, Kansas.Visitation and funeral services will be Friday, March 8, 2024, at Pickering Funeral Home in Mexico, Missouri. The visitation will be from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m., with the funeral service at 2:00 p.m. Burial will follow in Elmwood Cemetery.Elliott was born on February 18, 1974, in Columbia, Missouri. He was the first of two children born to Arthur Lee and Janice Kay (Williams) Jackson. Both parents preceded him in death.Elliott graduated from Mexico Senior High School. After graduation, Elliott moved to Columbia, Missouri where he attended and graduated from Columbia College.Elliott was best described as a quiet but thoughtful man who was very family oriented. Elliott’s greatest joy was his daughter, Sydnee. He was dedicated to her and very involved with her activities. Together, they enjoyed bowling and going to movie theaters. Their favorite series were the Marvel series, of which they’d seen them all. As Sydnee is an avid reader, Elliott would always take her to the bookstore and buy as many books as she wanted.In addition to Elliott’s love of family was his love of sports. He was an avid Missouri Tigers fan. Over the years, he enjoyed attending football and basketball games with his father, brother, uncles, and cousins. Most recently, Elliott worked at the Kansas City Chiefs’ and Royals’ stadiums. Also, Elliott enjoyed sharing a good meal with family and friends.Left to cherish his memory are his daughter, Sydnee Jackson, and her mother, Dena Gates, both of Overland Park, Kansas; one brother, Wade (Regina) Jackson of Mexico, Missouri; one sister, DeAnn Gould of Overland Park, Kansas; two nieces and two nephews; one great-niece and one great-nephew; and a host of aunts, uncles, and cousins.Memorial donations, given to the Audrain Relay for Life, may be sent via Pickering Funeral Home at 403 North Western, Mexico, MO 65265.

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Shirley Ann Johnson

Feb 22, 1935 - Feb 21, 2024

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Overland Park, KS

Shirley Ann Johnson, age 88, of Overland Park, Kansas passed away on Wednesday, February 21, 2024. Shirley was born in Kansas City, MO.

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Charlotte Frank

Jan 30, 1923 - Feb 19, 2024

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Overland Park, KS

"Charlotte Frank, 101, of Overland Park, died Monday, February 19, 2024. Graveside services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday, February 26 at Rose Hill Cemetery, 6900 Troost Ave, KCMO. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to Great Plains SPCA, 5428 Antioch Drive, Merriam, KS 66202. Charlotte was born in Dortmund, Germany to the late Louis and Gerda Baum. She immigrated to Kansas City, MO via Cuba in 1940. She married the late Larry J. Frank in 1947, and was a lifelong Johnson County, Kansas resident. Charlotte loved her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. She enjoyed needlepointing and crocheting, and her beloved dachshunds. She was preceded in death by her husband, Larry J. Frank and son-in-law Wesley Cain. She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Jackie and Bruce Klein; her daughter, Debbie Cain; four grandchildren, Elayne and Josh Klein, Stacy Heinen and Jeremy Cain, as well as five great grandchildren, Justin and Max Klein; and Madeline, Nick, and Luke Heinen."

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Joyce Hendrix-Kuchar

Jul 17, 1952 - Feb 20, 2024

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Overland Park, KS

Joyce Hendrix-Kuchar, 71, of Overland Park, KS passed away peacefully at home on Tuesday, February 20, 2024. Funeral services will be held on Monday, February 26 at 11:00am at McGilley State Line Chapel, 12301 State Line Road, Kansas City, MO 64145. Lunch reception to follow. Joyce was born on July 17, 1952 in Salina, KS to Lyle and Marjorie Fackler. She received her law degree from University of Kansas and helped many people throughout her time as an attorney in Ottawa, KS. Joyce will be remembered for her quick-wit and intelligence. Her greatest joy in life was spending time with her four sons and grandchildren. She also enjoyed gardening, talking with her neighbors and spending time with her beloved dog Georgia. Joyce was preceded in death by her parents and brothers, Robert and Neal Fackler. She is survived by her loving sons: Benjamin Hendrix (Lauren), Andrew Hendrix (Meryl), William Hendrix (Samantha), and Nicholas Kuchar (Katelyn). She is also survived by her grandchildren: Harper, Jackson, Lincoln, and George. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to: Good Shepherd Hospice Center or Sarah Cannon Cancer Center of Overland Park.

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Jan Allen Garber

May 17, 1944 - Feb 19, 2024

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Overland Park, KS

Jan Allen Garber, age 79, of Overland Park, Kansas, formerly of Louisburg, Kansas, passed away on Monday, February 19, 2024.Visitation will be held from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm, Saturday, February 24, 2024, at Dengel & Son Mortuary - Louisburg Chapel, 1 Aquatic Drive, Louisburg, Kansas 66053. Graveside service will be held at 11 am, Monday, February 26, 2024, at the Morrill Cemetery, Morrill, Kansas. A full obituary will be available later. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made payable to the American Diabetes Association, c/o Dengel & Son Mortuary, P.O. Box 669, Louisburg, Kansas 66053.To share your memories of Jan or to send a special condolence message to his family, please click the Share A Memory Tab. 

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