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Equal Opportunity Advocates

Free chili cook off! Fill out the Advocacy Task Force survey click link at the end of this article for a chance to win a free chili cook off meal.Drop Angie an email, and let her know that you filled out the survey (they are anonymous, so we won’t know you did it unless you tell us), and your name […]

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All Souls Chili Cook Off

The All Souls Chili Cook Off Virtual Event Chili Cookoff 2021.  The Chili Cook Off is a fabulous tradition at All Souls.  This year the Chili Cook Off, like so many other things, is going virtual. Cost:  $10.00 Date:  Sunday, February 28, 2021, (pick up between 2 & 3) The fun and fabulous All Souls Chili Cook Off will move to […]

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Isaac (Jack) Jonathan | June 2, 1921 – January 16, 2021

Kansas City, Missouri – Isaac “Jack” Jonathan — husband, father, grandfather and uncle — passed away peacefully at home on Saturday, January 16, 2021, in Kansas City, Missouri. He was 99. Jack was born in Cairo, Egypt to Aaron and Matilda Jonathan. While at boarding school Jack came to the attention of local track and […]

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Bill Schrimsher | August 15, 1940 – January 13, 2021

 Charles William “Bill” Schrimsher, age 80, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, January 13, 2021 in Bryan, Texas.  From his birth on August 15, 1940, in Springfield, Missouri to his death on Wednesday in Texas, he made a lasting impression on everyone he met. Born to Charles and Geraldine (Esther) Schrimsher, Bill was the older of […]

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Signs!

by Angie Jennings, Membership Coordinator A huge thank you to our 2019 board appointed Signage Team: Jane Gilbreath, John Maher, Butch Murphy and Chuck Downing, To celebrate the season of gift giving, hope and just being seen our building received the gift of signs. These signs are beautiful and will help increase our visibility to […]

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Nature’s Promise

A quilt by All Souls women, on view in Conover Having always wanted to do a collaborative fiber piece with friends, Marilyn Carpenter finally fulfilled this goal after joining All Souls and meeting a group of women who shared her love of creating. In October of 2019, Marilyn invited the group out to her farm […]

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Manny Pedram | March 26, 1926 – December 8, 2020

You are invited to join us as we celebrate the remarkable life of Manny Pedram, All Souls Member and Founder of Global and Multicultural Education. Saturday, March 20, 2:00-5:00pm – Celebration of Life Visitation Location: Mt. Moriah Newcomer & Freeman Funeral Home 10507 Holmes Road, Kansas City, MO 64131 This event is come and go […]

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Carolyn Connor | July 2, 1940 – September 25, 2020

October 3rd: Carolyn’s ashes will be scattered in Simpson House garden in a small, family-only gathering. November 1,All Saints Day, in the afternoon, we will gather on Zoom for a public service of memory. If you would like to share a recollection of Carolyn, please record a brief video: Click here on the link to transmit […]

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Mary Alice Gensor Roberts | August 12, 1936 – August 1, 2020

By the request of the children of Mary Allice, this Memorial Tribute was written by their cousin Captain Michael Hall, Chaplain Corps, United States Navy. Mary Alice Roberts was born on August 12, 1936 in Kansas City, Kansas. She was the oldest child of George Grisnik and Anna Zager, both first generation Americans of Croatian […]

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John Gingerich | December 2, 1921 – June 5, 2020

John C. Gingerich, Lawrence, KS passed away peacefully at Brandon Woods on June 5, 2020. During his 98 years with us, he was a United Methodist minister, social justice activist, husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. During his lifelong fight for social justice, he never became a cynic. He was, at heart, an optimist who understood […]

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