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1937 - 2014 Obituary Condolences
William R. Truitt, M.D., 76, of Kansas City, MO, passed away Sunday, July 13, 2014. A Celebration of life will be from 2-5 pm, Saturday, July 19, 2014 at the Sleep Inn & Suites, 1840 N Church Rd., Liberty, MO 64068. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Cameron Veterans Assistance League, 1111 Euclid, Cameron, MO 64429 Bill was born September 26, 1937, in Edwardsville, IL the son of Harry and Gladys Daech Truitt. He was a graduate of Michigan State University, and his received his MD from Syracuse University. Bill retired from the US Army, he was a Desert Storm Veteran a former regional medical director of Cigna Health Services and Humana, and emergency medical director, of St. John's Hospital, Springfield, MO and St. Francis Hospital, Topeka, KS. He loved fifties music and the Army. Bill was preceded in death by his parents and son Scott Marsh. He is survived by his wife Donna, six children; Leanne Cumming, Michele Bird, Lauren Wagner, Cheryl Dorris, Edward Truitt and Andrew Truitt, sister, Mary Truitt, brother John Truitt, twenty one grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren. He touched many lives and will be greatly missed. (Arrangements: Cremation Society of KS & MO, 5561 NW Barry Rd., online condolences www. kccremation.com (816) 822- 9888) Cremation Society of Kansas & Missouri. www.kccremation.com
Published in Kansas City Star on July 16, 2014
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