Beverly J. Bolten died Feb. 20, 2009

Beverly J. Bolten, 74 passed away February 20, 2009 at St. Joseph Hospital.

She was born November 11, 1934 in Vallejo, CA. She was a homemaker and a Christian and moved to the metropolitan area in 1953.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Willis B. and Nellie A. Clark; sister, Roberta Teel.

Survivors include, her husband of 55 years, Arthur M. Bolten; two sons, Matt and Mike (Kim) Bolten; three daughters, Cindy Bolten-Wells, Robin Bolten-Rife, Shelly Bolten-Cox all of Independence, MO; sister, Jackyln Pierce; 13 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be noon on Monday, March 2, at McGilley & Sheil Funeral Home, 816-353-6555. Burial in Levenworth National Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4 to 6 pm Sunday, March 1 at the chapel. Memorial contributions may be made to Cancer Action.