Marlyn LaVonne Meints, 82, Raytown, MO passed away Monday, May 12, 2014 peacefully at her home with her two children at her side. Marlyn was born June 21, 1931 in Kansas City, MO the daughter of Albert Joseph and Elizabeth P. (Baird) Boehm, Sr. Mrs. Meints was a homemaker to two children and lived in the area for most of her life. She was a graduate of St. Mary's High School in Independence, MO. Marlyn was a life member of the Disabled American Veterans Ladies Auxiliary; and a member of the National Order of Alley Cats, the American Association of Retired Persons and a member of Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in Raytown. Survivors include her son, Robert A. Meints of Raytown; daughter, Sheryl A. Penniman, of Blue Springs; three grandchildren; and seven great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert J. Meints in 2004; grandson, Robert Hedrick; great grandson, Michael Niccoli; and brother, Albert Boehm. Visitation will be from 12:00-1:00 p.m. Friday, May 16, 2014 at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church 8812 E. Gregory, Raytown, MO 64138. Mass of Christian Burial will be 1:00 p.m. Friday at the church. Entombment will follow at Mt. Olivet Mausoleum. Online condolences may be expressed at (Arr: Carson-Speaks Chapel (816) 252-7900)

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Published in Kansas City Star on May 14, 2014