Helen Louise Ball, 94 of Kansas City, MO went to her final resting place Thursday, February 9, 2012. Helen was born in Fort Scott, KS on August 5, 1917. She moved to Kansas City, MO at age 16, where she resided until her death. Helen once worked for the old General Hospital and later retired from City Hall of KCMO after 32 years of service. Helen was preceded in death by one daughter, Linda Colaw and one granddaughter, Jeannie Ramirez. Helen leaves behind one daughter, Paula J. Dever and son-in-law Bob Dever. Other survivors include granddaughters Teresa May, Mary Jo Cruse, Angel Harrity and Lisa Bowers; 7 great grandchildren and 7 great-great grandchildren. Our deepest gratitude to Jennifer and the staff of St. Luke's Hospice for their wonderful care of Helen.
Visitation will be 2-4 p.m. Sunday, February 12, 2012 at the McGilley Midtown Chapel. The family request no flowers and contributions be made to St. Luke's Hospice House.