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Independence, Kansas Funeral Homes
122 South Pennsylvania Avenue
Independence, Kansas 67301
(620) 331-5600
306 West Main Street
Independence, Kansas 67301
(620) 331-3900
1475 S. 10th
Independence, Kansas 67301
(620) 331-3500
Independence, Kansas Obituaries and News
Dorothy 'Dot' Ann Dollarhide February 08, 2017

Dorothy "Dot" Ann Dollarhide, of Independence, passed away on Feb. 2, 2017. Services will be held Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017, at Johnson County Funeral Chapel located at 11200 Metcalf Ave., Overland Park, KS 66210. Visitation begins at 1 p.m. with burial ... (The Marshall Democrat-News)


Charles Leonard Vogeler, 62, Gardner, Kansas, passed away Wednesday ... Survivors include his daughter, Angela (Vogeler) Hulse of Independence; six siblings, Janet Stewart and husband Blaine of Ottawa, Ricky Vogeler and wife Becky of Ottawa, Walter ... (Ottawa Herald)

Brian Edward Young February 05, 2017

JUSTIN, TX — Mr. Brian Edward Young was born January 1, 1968 in Kingsville, Texas. Brian attended Independence High School in Kansas. Brian was a resident of Justin, Texas where he worked as a machinist. Brian was preceded in death by his son ... (

Viola Ileen (Ramsey) Shobe February 02, 2017

Survivors include two sons, Kurtis Shobe and wife, Lori, of Galva and Douglas Shobe of Independence; seven grandchildren, Amber Shobe, Kansas City, Missouri, Shayne Shobe, Independence, Mandy Shobe, Kansas City, Missouri, Michelle Allen and husband ... (Parsons Sun)

Cindy Armstrong February 02, 2017

MURPHYSBORO — Cindy Armstrong of Independence, Missouri ... Aliester. Cindy was an avid Kansas City Royals fan never missing a game. She was a member of Unity Church. She enjoyed phone calls to her mom, the companionship of her dog Gable, and eating ... (The Southern)

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Funeral Home Reviews
Hays, Kansas
Steer clear of Clines Mortuary! Someone very close to me recently passed away. Cookie Cline was hired to do the funeral and make the arrangements, typical funeral director stuff. I should mention that my family is far from 'well-off', so we put together a pretty modest funeral and bought the casket elsewhere. We were charged nearly $9k for his services, which had to be paid in full before anything happened, forcing us to take out a loan until the insurance arrives. This was non negotiable, and he already had our loved one. Then the night of the wake... It was held in Victoria, where the paneling on the walls is still from the 70's, end tables and desks were all water stained with the finish coming off, and the mens room was out of order. I along with numerous people heard Cookie cussing freely, being extremely condescending when asked questions, also being exceptionally rude to mothers with fussy babies or children (almost yelling), and telling jokes about his dick and circumcision. On top of all this, he began taking down flowers at 8:30 and rudely forced us to leave the funeral home at 8:37pm. ("Time to go to your cars guys. Time to go home.") That doesn't seem like a big deal until you think about the few *minutes* you have left to see someone you cared about forever. The day of the funeral, he knowingly allowed someone to 'sneak' something into the casket without the spouses consent, which wasn't realized until later in the day after it was all said and done. Immediately after finishing services at the cemetery (which was unmowed with grass 8" tall, pallbearers nearly tripped multiple times), Cookie instructed us all to leave, citing the luncheon as his reason. He literally told someone to grab the sobbing spouses wheelchair and take her to the car because people are waiting on her. Overall, my family paid Cookie Cline almost $9k (services only, casket not included) for an outdated, unmaintained facility where he was extremely rude and disrespectful while putting forth an unacceptably minimal amount of work or care. All this being said, I beg you to reconsider choosing Clines Mortuary should you find yourself in a position that requires the type of services he offers... This is far from the mortuary Harold Cline operated. For the sake and dignity of your loved one, find a different funeral director. Please share this so others know what they might expect when hiring Cookie Cline.

Hoxie, Kansas

Lawrence, Kansas
I'm Looking To Be Making Me Some Friends, In The Lawrence, Kansas Area, Where I Lived, Until About Summer Of 2012. Yes, I Lived In Lawrence, Kansas, Until About Summer Of 2012. I Am Looking To Be Making Me Some Friends, In The Lawrence, Kansas Area, Like I Already Said. Anyways, Have A Healthy And Happy And Safe Thanksgiving To You All, Amen!

Osage City, Kansas
The funeral home was great but I would not use the florist link on this page to FloristOne. They never delivered the flowers to this funeral home and they never delivered the flowers to the family's home after I called and told them they weren't delivered.

Abilene, Kansas
We sure would of liked to have given Steve Doocy and family our sympathy as we watch him on Fox News everyday. We now live in Arkansas, moving from White City Kansas 4 years ago.