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June Russell

June M. Russell (Andrew)

Friday, February 26th, 1926 - Sunday, February 3rd, 2019
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Obituary

June Russell, 92, of Independence, MO, passed away on Sunday, February 3, 2019 at St. Luke’s Hospice House, Kansas City, MO. June was born on February 26, 1926 in Essex, Ontario, Canada to William and Mildred Andrew. She was a graduate of Essex High School, Graceland College, and the University of Missouri-Kansas City. She met her husband at Graceland College in 1946 and they were married 72 years. June loved to travel and had many adventures with her family, her husband, and with friends. She also enjoyed painting and reading through the years. June authored several books sharing of her life, travels, and family stories which have become special keepsakes to all who have received them. She got special pleasure writing poetry and particularly enjoyed creating a special poem for each of her great grandchildren when they were born. She also wrote inspirational stories for church publications. June was a partner in their family business, Russell and Associates. Her life centered around her love for her family and her light continues to shine through them. Survivors include her husband Maurice Russell of Independence, MO; son-in-law Jim (Jane) Kalhorn, her son Henry (Laurine) Russell of Lee’s Summit, MO and daughter Mary (Mike) Hummel of St. Louis, MO; seven grandchildren, Margaret (Steve) Sampson, Michael (Priscilla) Kalhorn, Sarah (Andrew) Kalhorn, Zach Russell, Regan Russell, Kristin (Chad) Gill, and Erica (Zach) Dyer; fifteen great grandchildren; her brother Robert Andrew; and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her daughter Jane Russell Kalhorn; her parents, William and Mildred Andrew; her sister Gloria Jacques; and her brother Jim Andrew. A graveside service will be held at 2pm on Saturday, February 9, at Mound Grove Cemetery, Independence, MO. A memorial service will be held at 11:00am at the Stone Church, Independence, MO on Saturday, March 9. Visitation with family members will start prior to the service at 10:00am. Memorial donations may be made to the Jane Russell Kalhorn Fund at the Independence School District Foundation, 201 N. Forest, Independence, MO 64050 or the Stone Church, 1012 W. Lexington Ave., Independence, MO 64050. Online condolences may be expressed at www.speakschapel.com (Arrangements: Carson-Speaks Chapel 816-252-7900)
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  • Visitation

    Saturday, March 9th, 2019 | 10:00am - 11:00am
    When
    Saturday, March 9th, 2019 10:00am - 11:00am
    Location
    Stone Church
    Address
    1012 W. Lexington Ave.
    INDEPENDENCE, MO 64050
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  • Service

    Saturday, March 9th, 2019 | 11:00am
    When
    Saturday, March 9th, 2019 11:00am
    Location
    Stone Church
    Address
    1012 W. Lexington Ave.
    INDEPENDENCE, MO 64050
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  • Interment

    Location
    Mound Grove Cemetery
    Address
    1818 North River Boulevard
    INDEPENDENCE, MO 64050
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Kathy Robinson

Posted at 04:09pm
I'm so very sorry to hear of June's passing, yet we celebrate that she is in a better place with the Lord. I'll hope to share with you at her memorial service in March. Love and blessings to Maurice - and all the family. Kathy Robinson
KJ

Kara S Johnson

Posted at 04:48pm
Dear Friends,
Thinking of you at this time. Prayers for peace.
May God continue to hold you in his hands.
Kara Johnson
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Ed Ferguson

Posted at 07:38pm
Henry and Laurine: I was sorry to hear of your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

Ed Ferguson
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Kathy Kennedy

Posted at 02:02pm
Henry & Mary,
Sharon Niemeyer, Diane Brown, and I (1973 Chrisman Gleam editor, co-editors) went to your mom and dad's business to sell them an ad. I remember thinking that your mom was so pretty. Your mom and dad genuinely acted like they were interested in our project, asking us lots of questions, and of course bought an ad for our senior magazine.
I just wanted you both to know that I am thinking about you and your family in your time of grief.
Respectfully, Kathy Kennedy
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