Mary Lou Comer of Kansas City, Mo., passed peacefully into glory on November 24, 2009.

Mary Lou Comer of Kansas City, Mo., passed peacefully into glory on November 24, 2009.

She was born on March 16, 1929, in Blue Springs, Missouri, daughter of the late Deward and Ruth (Stone) Pressly. She was a 1947 graduate of Blue Springs High School and attended Modeling School.

She was united in marriage to the love of her life, Bill B. Comer on November 7, 1949. She was a loving and dedicated homemaker. Mary Lou enjoyed attending her monthly “school lunches” with her high school classmates through the past years. During the last few years, she greatly enjoyed being a tour guide for Oregon Trails Tours and the friendships she made doing that. She was a member of the First Christian Church of Blue Springs since childhood. Mary Lou will be dearly missed as she was the life of all parties and great to have at all family functions. We love you and will look forward to seeing you in heaven with our Lord & Savior Jesus Christ.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her devoted husband, Bill; son, Kirk L. Comer; and brother, Deward Pressly, Jr. Mary Lou leaves behind her daughter, Diane Smith & husband, Michael of Lee’s Summit, Mo.; son, Scott Comer & wife, Olivia of Blue Springs, Mo.; grandchildren, Ross Cuzick, Laura O’Donnell, Valerie Smith, Michele Smith, Ryan Comer, Jonathan Comer, Travis Comer, Marty Selman, Brad Comer, and Marissa Comer; 11 great-grandchildren; and many other family members and loving friends.

The family will receive friends from 10-12 noon on Saturday, November 28, 2009, at the First Christian Church of Blue Springs. Funeral services will be at 12 noon at the church. Burial will follow at Blue Springs Cemetery.

Arrangements entrusted to: Meyers Funeral Chapel 1600 W Main, Blue Springs, MO 64015, 816-229-3276. Condolences and memories of Mary Lou may be shared with the family online at