Mary Louise Shields, 58, Independence, Missouri, passed away Tuesday, November 15, 2011 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Rochester, MN.

Mary Louise Shields, 58, Independence, Missouri, passed away Tuesday, November 15, 2011 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Rochester, MN.

A memorial celebration gathering will be from 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. Saturday, December 3, 2011 at The Pavilion; 14831 E. U.S. 40 Hwy, Kansas City, MO 64055.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to the Susan G. Komen for the Cure Greater Kansas City; 1111 Main St. Suite 450, Kansas City, MO 64105.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.speakschapel.com.

Arrangements: Speaks Suburban Chapel, 816-373-3600.