Blue Springs Obituaries

d. September 28, 2016

Darlene (Tumlinson) O’Riley, 75, of Independence, MO passed away Tuesday, September 27, 2016.

Darlene is survived by her devoted husband, James O’Riley of 57 years.  Darlene was a 1959 graduate of Northeast High School.  She was a loving mother to her daughters; Kim (Jerry) Lucht of Higginsville, MO,  Pam Magruder of Bates City, MO, and More…

d. September 27, 2016

Meyers Funeral ChapelThurman Paul Hodges, 92, of Kansas City, MO passed away Tuesday, September 27, 2016 in Lee’s Summit, MO.  Paul was born June 13, 1924 in Viola, AR to Horace and Nora (Stephens) Hodges.

Paul was married for 69 years to Mary R. (Spence) Hodges and she survives of the home. More…

d. September 20, 2016

Sandra Kay Patterson, 66, a resident of Lee’s Summit, MO passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family at her home Tuesday, September 20, 2016.  She was born to Hollis and Beulah (Byrd) Spainhour on March 12, 1950.

Sandra graduated from Central Missouri State University with a Bachelors degree in Education.  She received her Masters in Business Administration from Avila University with an emphasis in Human Resources.  More…

d. September 18, 2016

Meyers Funeral ChapelAlice Smith, 77, passed away Sunday, September 18, 2016 at Seasons Care Center in Kansas City, MO.  Arrangements are currently pending and will be finalized mid week.

Tyler Stingley will be our funeral director assisting the family with arrangements.

d. September 13, 2016

Lawrence Dodd Hodges, 48, a resident of Blue Springs, MO passed away at his home Tuesday, September 13, 2016.  He was born to Roy and Joy (Decker) Hodges on December 1, 1967. More…

d. September 9, 2016

Tammy Hesterberg, 58, of Blue Springs, MO passed away Friday, September 9, 2016 at the St. Mary’s Medical Center in Blue Springs.  She was born February 16, 1958 in Kansas City to Gene and Mary (Brunk) Hesterberg. More…

d. September 8, 2016

James F. O’Neill, 73, a resident of Blue Springs, MO passed away September 8, 2016 at the St. Mary’s Medical Center in Blue Springs.  He was born June 20, 1943 in Kansas City, MO to Patrick and Anna (Harrigan) O’Neill.  He graduated from Lillis High School in Kansas City. More…

d. September 6, 2016

Frank E. Roberts, 69, a Kanas City, MO resident passed away Tuesday, September 6, 2016 at Research Medical Center.  The son of Dale and Dagny (Nielsen) Roberts, he was born February 23, 1947 in Atlantic, IA.

Frank was a graduate of Blue Springs High school.  After spending a brief stent in the United States Army, he started his working career as a Mechanical Engineer.  More…

d. September 2, 2016

Dolores Ann Hampton, 67, a Blue Springs, MO resident passed away Tuesday, August 31, 2016.  She was born July 26, 1949 to William and Marjorie (O’Dell) Cooper in Kansas City, MO.

Dolores was a loving mother to her 3 children.  She attended the First United Methodist Church of Blue Springs.  Dolores enjoyed crocheting, embroidery, pottery, swimming and spending time with her grandchildren. More…

d. August 28, 2016

Jack D. Simmons, 84, an Independence, MO resident passed away Sunday, August 28, 2016 at his home.  He was the son of Marvin and Fannie (Jones) Simmons and was born on June 17, 1932.

Jack graduated from Armstrong High School in 1950.  He worked on the family farm and at a local service station before taking a job at Deatherage and Moon a Dodge Plymouth dealership in Fayette, MO.  More…