Mary Colleen Hawn
Mary Colleen Hawn
  • November 3, 1928 - October 4, 2017
  • Overland Park, Kansas

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Mary Colleen Hawn passed quietly on Wednesday October 4, 2017 at Brookdale Senior Living. Born November 3, 1928 to Mary and George Wren in Plattsburg, MO, on Jan. 31, 1948 she married Charles “Ikey” Howard Hawn in Plattsburg, MO and the two were together for 56 years.

Mary was an active member of St Andrew’s Catholic Church, a lifelong member of the AT&T/Southwestern Bell Employee’s Union, an avid bowler at the Gladstone Bowl, until her health prevented her from enjoying the sport, and loved being in her kitchen baking after retirement. Mary is preceded in death by her parents; her husband; and her 3 sisters.

Survivors include her 3 daughters, Mary (Mike) McGinley, Teri (Will) Allison, and Sharon (Brad) Harper; sister, Rosemary Wren; grandchildren, Melissa (Matt) Smilor, Melanie (Eddie) Dickerson, Eric (Abigail) Harper, and Emily (John) Freeman; and great grandchildren, Natalie and Samantha Smilor, James Dickerson, Alice and Elliott Harper, Ryan, Madison, and Fiona Freeman.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held 12 PM Monday October 9, 2017 at St Andrew’s Catholic Church (6415 NE Anticoch Rd. Gladstone, MO 64119) with a Rosary being said at 11:30 AM at the church. Inurnment to follow at Resurrection Cemetery North. In lieu of flowers donations are suggested to “Social Outreach” for St Andrew’s Food Panty. (Arr. White Chapel, 816-452-8419)