Herbert A. Butt, 91, passed away April 30, 2014. Visitation will begin at 1 p.m. followed by funeral service at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 3, at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 17200 E. 39th Street, Independence, MO. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to St. Paul's Lutheran Church where he was a member. Herbert was born March 28, 1923, in Kansas City, MO, to Luden and Myrtle (Shirkey) Butt. He was preceded in death by his parents and his wife, Lora in 1986. He was a veteran of the U. S. Army
serving in the 222 Infantry Regiment. He was active in his local veterans group as well as serving as National Secretary of 42nd Rainbow Division for many years. He leaves his children, Carolyn George and Clayton Butt; six grandchildren, Elisa, Kelly, Christopher, Quinton, Samantha and David; six great grandchildren. Arr.: Park Lawn Funeral Home, (816) 523-1234.