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Margaret Rae Whittington

1923 - 2013 Obituary Condolences
Margaret Rae Whittington Obituary
WHITTINGTON Margaret Rae Whittington, 89 of Kansas City, MO went to her heavenly home October 13, 2013 at North Care Hospice surrounded by her loving family. She was born December 31, 1923 to Ray Dawson and Lula Edwards in Afton, OK. Margaret worked for General Motors Corporation for 35 years, retiring as Executive Secretary of Public Relations. She was a member of Platte Woods United Methodist Church and Order of Eastern Star. She was an enthusiastic traveler and visited almost every country in the world as well as every state in the United States. She also enjoyed gardening, playing cards, dominoes, baking, especially her famous chocolate cake and spending time with her family and friends. Margaret was preceded in death by her loving husband of 69 years, Frank; parents; 2 brothers. Survivors include daughter, Jeanne Fletcher (Jack); grandchildren, Scott (Angie), Shane (Cassie) and Shawna Tasker (Shane); great-grandchildren, Dakota and Kyleigh Fletcher, Stephen Tasker, Max Fletcher, Sabrina Olvera (Jon), Megan and Dallas Blackburn; great-great-grandson, Teagan Olvera; brothers, Glen Dawson and Dale Dawson (Charlene). Services will be 3:00 pm, Thursday, October 17 at Platte Woods United Methodist Church, 7310 NW Prairie View Road, Platte Woods, MO. with visitation at 2:00 pm. Burial privately in Swan Lake Memorial Park, Grain Valley, MO. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the church memorial fund or North Care Hospice. Arr: Chapel of Memories Funeral Home 816-463-4030
Published in Kansas City Star on Oct. 15, 2013
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