Margery Jean Van Meter
Margery Jean Van Meter
  • August 9, 1921 - November 17, 2017
  • Lees Summit, Missouri

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Margery Jean Van Meter, age 96, passed away November 17, 2017. Visitation will be 5:00-7:00 pm Friday evening, November 24 at Floral Hills. Funeral service will be 10:00 am, Saturday, November 25, at Floral Hills. Committal service will follow.

Jean was born in Clayton, New Mexico. Walter and Jean moved to the Kansas City area after his discharge from the Army. She retired after 35+ years from First Baptist Church, Raytown. She was a member of Southview Baptist Church where she played the organ up until her passing.

Jean was preceded in death by her husband, Walter Maurice Van Meter; an infant daughter, Kathleen; and her sister, Marian Rose Schultz.

Survivors include her children: Linda King, of New Mexico; Sherri Wilcox, of Texas; Julie & Gale Robertson, Mark & Karen Van Meter and Lisa & Don Gardner, all residing in Missouri; grandchildren: Jack, Jon, Melissa, Rebecca, Taylor and Bradley; great grandchildren: Jonas, Noelle, Emily, Andrew, Matthew, Grace and Sam; and one nephew, Chuck Schultz and his family; and numerous additional loving family members and friends.

Memorial contributions may be directed to Southview Baptist Church, 8015 Sterling, Raytown, Missouri, 64138.