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Mary Elizabeth Collins

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“Dear Family, May God bless you and all your families in this time of sorrow. Betty was a sweet lady and wonderful role model for all of us. She was...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Barbara Rundquist - Kansas City

“Dear family, please accept my deepest condolences for your loss. May the God of all comfort be with you during this difficult time. Matthew 5:4 ”
2 of 9 | Posted by: A friend

“I remember so many good family times around Aunt Betty and her family. Trips to Sedalia, Warrensburg, Polo, and Kansas City were delights of my...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: William Wilkison - Fuquay Varina, NC

“Dear John and Family I am so so sorry for your loss Our Thoughts and Prayers are withyou during this difficult timeMay the many Hello'sshared with...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Kenneth Coillot - Lees Summit, MO

“I feel very fortunate knowing dear Betty through the Kansas City Chapter DAR. I can only whole heartedly agree with all the praise voiced by so many....Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Cathy Smallwood - friend

“Betty was tru;ly a dear person with a ready smile and a loving interest in all life around her. I got to know her through our Kansasa City Chapter...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Cathy Owens - Kansas City, MO

“So sorry for your loss. Betty was one of the sweetest and kind ladies I know. I was in the Kansas City DAR Chapter with her. Always a smile on her...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Claudia Meyers - Kansas City, MO

“God has given us a life span of 70 and 80 years if we are strong.May you celebrate a life well live and loved by many,Psalms 90;10 ”
8 of 9 | Posted by: A friend

“I always felt that Betty and John were my second loving parents. I will miss and love them forever. Carolyn ”
9 of 9 | Posted by: Carolyn Rohde - Atchison, KS

Mary passed away in May 2019.

Mary was a resident of Lake City, Missouri at the time of passing.

When the family moved to Kansas City, Betty attended and graduated from Paseo High School.

John continued a career in the Air Force, and as the family grew, they moved to a variety of military postings.

Betty was also active as a Eucharistic minister, and as a member of the Altar and Rosary Society, Prayer Relay Chain, and VIP-Seniors Program. St. Peter's Catholic Church 701 E Meyer Blvd Kansas City, Missouri 64131 St. Peter's Catholic Church Kansas City, Missouri 64131 Mass of Christian Burial St. Peter's Catholic Church 701 E Meyer Blvd Kansas City, Missouri 64131 Burial immediately following Mass at Mt. Olivet Cemetery All are invited to lunch at St. Peter's following the cemetery View & Sign Memories of Mary (Betty) View Album.