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Ralph Cohen August 31, 1925 – July 1, 2021

A “remembrance party” for Ralph Cohen will be held at Simpson House on August 8th, 5 to 7 PM.  Jan hopes that those who remember Ralph will come to enjoy food and drinks in his honor. Ralph passed away July 1st at the Kingwood Health Center. Ralph was born to Pauline and Ben Cohen in […]

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Linda Parkinson | September 6, 1952 – May 30,2021

Linda Parkinson died Sunday, May 30, 2021.  Linda was a remarkable person who worked tirelessly for social justice in a number of ways.  At All Souls she served on the Board of Trustees, the Ministerial Search Committee for Jim Eller, hosted new member events at her home, and helped establish the 18 year tradition of soup and […]

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Dick Dawson | August 2, 1935 – April 20, 2021

MEMORIAL SERVICE – Sunday, July 11, 2021 – 3:30, will be held in person in Bragg Auditorium and simulcast on YouTube with chat open for those who can’t make it in person. A reception will be held afterwards on the patio or in Simpson House should it rain. For those joining us virtually our Community […]

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Rena Jonathan | August 12, 1921 – April 14, 2021

Rena, along with her husband Jack, was a member of All Souls for 65 years, has passed away on Wednesday, April 14, 2021.  We send our thoughts to Rena’s adult children and extended family.  Rena Jonathan-devoted mother, grandmother, aunt and cousin- passed away peacefully at home on Wednesday April 14, 2021, in Kansas City, Missouri. […]

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William Ewens | November 14, 1938 – April 3, 2021

A gathering and service in memory of Bill Ewens will be held at Simpson House on July 24.  The service will begin at 9:00 in the morning outside in the garden, followed by informal conversation, slide show, and refreshments inside the house.  We hope that many who remember Bill fondly at All Souls can join […]

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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

Graveside Service for Charles William (Bill) Schrimsher, who passed January 13, 2021.  Services will be at 11 am, Saturday, July 17, 2021 at Lebanon City Cemetery, Hwy 5 & Brice St., Lebanon, MO. Lunch will follow from noon-3 pm.  Charles William “Bill” Schrimsher, age 80, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, January 13, 2021 in Bryan, […]

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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

Carolyn Connor told her son Mike that she loved the sentiment, “There are no strangers, only friends you haven’t met yet.” Carolyn, a therapist and arts lover, friend and mom, lived her wide-ranging, adventurous, curious life with that belief etched on her soul. After Carolyn Rose Connor was born in Davenport, Iowa, the youngest of […]

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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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