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Jack L. Volz

August 16, 1935 ~ August 25, 2019 (age 84)

Obituary

Jack Lynn Volz, 84, Lee’s Summit, MO, passed away peacefully surrounded by family and joined with his Lord and Savior on August 25, 2019. Visitation will be held on August 30, 2019, from 4 – 6:00 pm, followed with a service at 6:00 pm at Fellowship Greenwood Church, 1601 West Main Street, Greenwood, MO, 64034. Jack will be buried with his wife, Edith, at Longview Cemetery, 12700 Southeast Raytown Road, Kansas City, MO 64149 on August 31, 2019 at 10:00 am.

Jack was born August 16, 1935 in St. Louis, MO. He served honorably with the United States Army from 1954-1974. During one of his overseas assignments, he met the love of his life, Edith Volz and were married. Jack started his second career in Recruiting Data Processors for the Airline Industry and retired in 1994. Following retirement, Jack volunteered with Hospice, was a Stephen Minister, and an Independent Minister Ordained and Licensed with the National Association of Christian Ministers. Jack also volunteered his time as a board member with the Lee’s Summit Public Safety Advisory Board. Jack was a life member of Veterans of Foreign Wars, Post 5789, and the American Legion, Post 189. Jack was a member of Fellowship Greenwood Church.

Jack is survived by his son, Charles Volz and his wife, Debbie Volz; his grandson, Daniel Volz and wife, Nicole Volz, and their four children: Jordan, Nick, Riley, and Alex; his granddaughter, Jennifer Gibson and her husband, Coty Gibson, and their daughter, Lillie. Jack was preceded in death by his father, Edward Volz; mother, Catherine Volz; brother, Richard; and his loving wife, Edith.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be made to Kansas City Hospice & Palliative Care, 1500 Meadow Lake Pkwy #200, Kansas City, MO 64114 or Fellowship Greenwood Church.


Services

Visitation
Friday
August 30, 2019

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Fellowship Greenwood Church
1601 West Main Street
Greenwood, MO 64034

Funeral Service
Friday
August 30, 2019

6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Fellowship Greenwood Church
1601 West Main Street
Greenwood, MO 64034

Graveside Service
Saturday
August 31, 2019

10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Longview Cemetery
12700 South Raytown Road
Kansas City, MO 64149

Donations

KC Hospice & Palliative Care
1500 Meadow Lake Pkwy Ste 200, Kansas City MO 64114
Web: https://www.kchospice.org/

Fellowship Greenwood Church
1601 West Main Street, Greenwood MO 64034
Tel: 1-816-984-8300
Web: http://www.fcfamily.org/

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