Margaret Ann Monahan, 64, died of diabetes complications on Dec. 30th, 2015 at the Kansas City Hospice House.
She was the daughter of the late Thomas and Anne Monahan, Maggie (as she was known to her friends) was born on April 6th, 1951 in St. Joseph, MO. She was a 1969 graduate of Bishop LeBlond High School, and later graduated from Maryville State University, Missouri Methodist School of Nursing, and the University of Minnesota.
In Maggie’s 42 years of nursing, she worked at Atchison Hospital (Atchison, KS), Iowa Methodist School of Nursing (Des Moines, IA), Catholic Charities (Kansas City, MO), and Park University (Parkville, MO).
Maggie was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Des Moines, IA, St. James Catholic Church in St. Joseph, MO, as well as St. Ann’s church, Park University’s Women’s Group, and St. Ann’s Women’s Club.
Maggie is survived by her sister Rita Monahan of Prairie Village, KS, Mrs. Kathy Williams of Kansas City, MO, Mrs. Virgil Crocket of Rushville, MO, Mrs. Jerry Davison of Rushville, MO, her goddaughter, Mrs. Brad Keller of Lee’s Summit, MO, and Chris Williams of Kansas City, MO.
A special thank you to Dr. Paul Diedrich, the staff of St. Luke’s Hospital, and Kansas City Hospice House nursing staff and volunteers who made Maggie’s time more comfortable.
Services will be held on Monday morning at St. Ann Catholic Church 7231 Mission Rd. Prairie Village, KS 66208 A Rosary will be prayed at 9:30 followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 am. Their will be a luncheon at the church, following the Mass. Burial will be in St. Joseph’s Missouri at Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Assistance by Funeral Advocates, LLC.