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Timothy Ray VanGoethem

February 13, 1962 - February 16, 2013
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Timothy Ray VanGoethem, 51, of Kansas City, MO, passed away February 16th, 2013 at Kansas City Hospice House. Visitation will be from 3:00-5:00 p.m. Sunday, February 24th, at Mt. Moriah & Freeman Funeral Home, 10507 Holmes Rd. Memorial Mass will be held at 10:00 a.m. Monday, February 25th, at St. Thomas More Catholic Church, 11822 Holmes Rd. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to PurpleStride of Kansas City 2013, c/o Team Tim, Pancreatic Cancer Action Network, 1500 Rosecrans Ave., Ste. 200, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266 or Kansas City Hospice House, 9221 Ward Pkwy., Ste. 200, Kansas City, MO 64114. Timothy was born...
Timothy Ray VanGoethem, 51, of Kansas City, MO, passed away February 16th, 2013 at Kansas City Hospice House. Visitation will be from 3:00-5:00 p.m. Sunday, February 24th, at Mt. Moriah & Freeman Funeral Home, 10507 Holmes Rd. Memorial Mass will be held at 10:00 a.m. Monday, February 25th, at St. Thomas More Catholic Church, 11822 Holmes Rd. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to PurpleStride of Kansas City 2013, c/o Team Tim, Pancreatic Cancer Action Network, 1500 Rosecrans Ave., Ste. 200, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266 or Kansas City Hospice House, 9221 Ward Pkwy., Ste. 200, Kansas City, MO 64114.
Timothy was born February 13th, 1962 in Kansas City, MO, son of Ralph Henry and Jeanette Elvia (Reliford) VanGoethem. He attended St. Pius X School, Old Mission Junior High and was a 1980 graduate of Shawnee Mission North High School. He was an Eagle Scout. Timothy had worked for Dean Machinery Co., Foley Equipment Co. and worked for over 20 years for U.P.S. Delivery.
He is also survived by his wife Rhonda Carol (Parks) VanGoethem; son Darral Dean VanGoethem and wife Laura of Gardner, KS; daughter Diana Kay VanGoethem of Overland Park, KS; stepson Jake Parks of Kansas City, MO; brothers Thomas Leon VanGoethem and wife Erin of Stanley, KS and William Henry VanGoethem and wife Lynda of Overland Park, KS; sister Susan Marie VanGoethem Herrman and husband Joe Herrman of Lee's Summit, MO; grandchildren Patrick VanGoethem and Addyson Trimborn; extended family and friends. Condolences may be offered at www.mtmoriah-freeman.com.

"Rhonda & Jacob, Our hearts are heavy with the news about Tim. May you find peace and comfort in the memories that you cherish. Take good care of each..."

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