Catherine M. McGurk, 95, of Kansas City, passed away Sunday, June 17, 2012.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, June 21, 2012, at South-Broadland Presbyterian Church, 7850 Holmes Road, Kansas City, MO 64131. Visitation will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday at the church. A graveside service will follow at 2 p.m. in Floral Hills Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions be made to KC Hospice House. Fond memories and condolences for the family may be left at www.floralhillsfuneralhome.com. Arrangements are under the care of D.W. Newcomer's Sons Floral Hills Funeral Home, 7000 Blue Ridge Blvd., Kansas City, MO 64133, 816-353-1218.
Born March 1, 1917, in Sweet Springs, she was the daughter of Perry and May Pannell. She was a sewer and for many years worked as a pattern designer of children's clothing. She was a volunteer for the Salvation Army and an active member of South-Broadland Presbyterian Church.
She is survived by her son, Harold McGurk Sr. and his wife, Ginger; four grandchildren, Skip and his wife, Ellen, Laura, Dan and his wife, Kris, and Mary and her husband,Tim; six great-grandchildren; one sister, Willie McQuitty; and nieces, nephews and close friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband, George; her parents; and her sister, Bertha Lyddon.
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