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Helen Marie Atkinson

Helen Marie Atkinson

d. July 10, 2023

Kansas City, Kansas

Helen Marie Atkinson, 76, passed away with family by her side on Monday, July 10th, 2023.  Helen was born in Kansas City, KS, the only child to Edward & Velma Cassidy.  She was a life-long area resident graduating from Wyandotte High School.  Helen always saw the good in everybody, even the bad ones.  She will be dearly missed.  She leaves behind her husband of 46 years, James Atkinson, daughter Julie Brown (Ernest), grandson Zachary Brown (Andrea), grandson Richard Brown (Chelsea), 2 sisters-in-law, Mary Meyr (Larry) and Charlene, brother-in-law David Atkinson and several cousins and great friends.  She was preceded in death by her son, Roy E. Shoemaker Jr, and her parents Edward & Velma Cassidy. 

Services will be on Monday, July 17th at Kansas City Funeral Directors, 4880 Shawnee Drive, Kansas City, KS  66106. Visitation will start at 10 AM with service beginning at 11 AM.  Procession immediately following to Maple Hill  Cemetery for burial. 

We would like to extend an invitation to all to join us for a luncheon from 1pm to 3pm at The Eagles Club at 4726 Merriam Drive Overland Park, KS  66203

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Visitation

Monday, July 17, 2023

10:00 - 11:00 am (Central time)

Kansas City Funeral Directors

4880 Shawnee Dr., Kansas City, KS 66106

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Burial

Monday, July 17, 2023

11:00am - 12:00 pm (Central time)

Kansas City Funeral Directors

4880 Shawnee Dr., Kansas City, KS 66106

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Graveside Service

Monday, July 17, 2023

12:00 - 12:30 pm (Central time)

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Luncheon

Monday, July 17, 2023

12:45 - 3:00 pm (Central time)

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