Jevon Basler, 32, of Independence, Missouri passed away on November 23, 2008.

Jevon was born on May 25, 1976 in Independence, Missouri to Alan M. and Joyce E. (McDole) Basler. He graduated from Truman High School in 1994 and attended one year at Bryan Career College in Grandview, Missouri. Jevon was currently employed as a Production Manager at Lane Blueprint in Kansas City, Missouri. Jevon loved to play baseball and go to the Lake of the Ozarks where he enjoyed the nature and wildlife. He was a very caring and undemanding person with a captivating smile who would do anything to help a friend.

He was preceded in death by his grandmothers, Virginia Lee Basler and Leona McDole.

Jevon is survived by his parents: Alan and Joyce Basler of Independence, MO Fiancée: Bonnie Washington of Iron, Minnesota and her grandson, Atiba Tyler of Kansas City, MO Sister: Alana Boatwright & husband, Jason of Independence, MO Nieces: McKenzie & Hailey Boatwright Maternal Grandfather: Glenn McDole & wife, Ada of Independence, MO Paternal Grandfather: Herman Basler of Independence, MO

Visitation will be held from 9 to 10 a.m. on Saturday, November 29, at Glendale Restoration Branch (17803 Susquehanna Ridge Independence, MO). Memorial services will be at 10 a.m. at the church. Memorial contributions may be made in honor of Jevon to Midwest Transplant Network (1900 W 47th Place Mission, KS 66205). Arrangements entrusted to Meyers Funeral Chapel, Blue Springs, 816.229.3276. Condolences and memories of Jevon may be shared online at