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Glenda June McKinley

May 13, 1952 ~ May 1, 2020 (age 67)

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Glenda June McKinley age 67, passed away May 1, 2020 at her residents in Kansas City, Kansas.  She was born May 13, 1952 to Virgil and Maxine McKinley in Kansas City, Kansas.  Glenda was one of eleven brothers and sisters. 

Glenda was a graduate of Rosedale High School class of 1970.  Glenda later attended AVTS were she earned a Cosmetology Degree.

Glenda retired from Hallmark Cards; she was currently was working for Visiting Angels Living Assistance Service until December 3, 2019.  Glenda was very well known for her love of music, and her Diva fashion.  Glenda was always the life of the party.  She will be truly missed by everyone.

She was preceded in death by her parents; three brothers; two sisters and her beloved son, Dennis Bell II.

Left to cherish her memory her daughters, Crystal Griddine (Renee) of Princeton, Texas and Latrice McKinley of Kansas City, Kansas; one son, Terrence Emery of Kansas City, Kansas; eight grandchildren; three great grandchildren; five sisters, Georgette Miller; Nadine Allen of Kansas City, Kansas; Vickie Elmin of Kansas City, Missouri; Mary McKinley (Charles) of Milwaukee, Wisconsin; Wanda Bakshifar of Santa Clarita, California; a host of nieces, nephews, family and friends.


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May 8, 2020

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Thatcher's Funeral Chapel
1520 North 5th Street
Kansas City, Kansas 66101

Graveside Service following Visitation

Maple Hill Cemetery
2301 S. 34th Street
Kansas City, KS 66106

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