William Monte "Bill" Monsees, 57, of Kansas City, formerly of Marshall, died Saturday, April 13, 2010, at North Kansas City Hospital.
Graveside services will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, April 18, 2010, at Hopewell Cemetery in rural Tipton. Family and friends are asked to meet by 2 p.m. at the Bobber Restaurant parking lot off I-70 and Route B, Exit 103, in Boonville for procession to the cemetery. Memorial contributions are suggested to American Cancer Society or Cancer Research Center.
Born Dec. 21, 1952, he was the son of the late William Arthur "Red" and Dorothy Elizabeth Parkhurst Monsees. He was employed with North Kansas City Water Department.
Survivors include two sons, William "Andy" Monsees of Joplin and Willis D. Monsees of Springfield, both of whom are serving in the military in the Middle East; one sister, Sharon K. Rose of Fayette; and three grandchildren.