Marjorie A. Arends, 81, of Independence, Missouri, passed away on April 24, 2011.

Marjorie A. Arends, 81, of Independence, Missouri, passed away on April 24, 2011.

Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Thursday, April 28, 2011, at the McGilley & Sheil Chapel.

Funeral service at the chapel on Friday at 10 a.m. Burial to follow in Mt. Washington Cemetery.

Marjorie was preceded in death by her husband, Delbert Arends and a son, Donnie Arends.

She is survived by a son, Danny Arends; two daughters, Diana Arends and Denise Kaestner; 10 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren and many other family members. Condolences may be sent to www.mcgilleysheil.com.

Arrangements: McGilley & Sheil Chapel, 11924 E. 47th Street, Kansas City, MO 64133, (816) 353-6555.