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1928 - 2014 Obituary Condolences
Margaret Jean Svoboda passed away Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at St. Luke's Hospital. Her parents, James R. and Margaret Sullivan, and her sister Betty Sullivan Higgins, preceded her in death. Jean graduated from St. Elizabeth's Grade School, and from Hogan High School in 1945. She attended Webster College for two years and transferred to Kansas University where she met her future husband Charles R. (Chuck) Svoboda. She graduated from Kansas University in 1949, where she was a member of Theta Phi Alpha Sorority. In January, 1951, she married her husband, at Visitation Church in Kansas City, MO. In addition to her husband, she is survived by her children, Nancy Svoboda Cusack, James R. (Jim) Svoboda, William (Bill) Svoboda, Michael J. Svoboda and Ann Svoboda Buckley. She is also survived by eleven grandchildren and one great- grandchild. She was a member of the Ladies of Charity, and supported the Ozanam Home. Above all, Jean loved her family and her wonderful friends. Visitation will be held Thursday, June 19th, at McGilley State Line Chapel, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday, June 20th, 11:00 a.m., at Visitation Catholic Church, 5141 Main, Kansas City, MO, with burial following in Forest Hill/Calvary Cemetery. Condolences may be left online at www.mcgilleystatelinechapel.com. Arrangements, McGilley State Line Chapel, 12301 State Line Road, Kansas City, MO, 64145. McGilley State Line Chapel, 12301 State Line Rd, Kansas City, MO 64145, 816-942-6180
Published in Kansas City Star from June 19 to June 20, 2014
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