MARY LOU TUOHEY BAUER WAKEFIELD
Mary Wakefield, 81, of Grandview, MO passed away on Friday, May 13, 2016 at KC Hospice House.
A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, May 17, 2016 at 1:30 pm at Longview Funeral Home, with a visitation one hour prior. Interment will follow in Longview Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to KC Hospice House, 12000 Wornall Rd, Kansas City, MO 64145.
Mary was born on April 15, 1935 in Petaluma, CA. She was a member of Unity Temple on the Plaza. She was a teacher for over 20 years in the Hickman Mills School District. She enjoyed her family, friends, blues and jazz music.
She is survived by her daughters: Karen (John) Milone and Brenda (Rodney) Johnson; sons: Mark (Jacquline) Bauer, Dirk (Kami) Bauer, and Darren Wakefield; 14 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren and 2 on the way; her sister, Toni (Earl) Stewart; and many nieces and nephews.
The family would like to thank Dr. Delcambre and all the nurses, doctors, and staff at KC Hospice House for the care and compassion shown to Mary.