Carol Eker (age 83) passed away, May 31, 2018, surrounded by family. Carol was a lifelong resident of K.C.K. She attended St. Rose grade school, Bishop Ward High School and University of Kansas with a Master’s degree in secondary language arts.
Carol was married to Frank for 60 years. They had three children; Marsha, Christopher and Mathew (Karen). 7 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.
Carol was active in her church at Our Lady & St. Rose. She was a Lector, Eucharistic minister and a member of the finance committee.
Carol was a volunteer for the Camp Fire Girls, Boy Scouts and a professional for Girl Scouts. She earned the highest volunteer award in all three programs; The Luther Gulick, Silver Fawn and the Thank Badge. She received the religious award in all three programs too.
The family will receive friends Friday, June 8th from 5p.m. to 7p.m. at Butler Meyers Funeral Home. 6300 Parallel Pkwy. K.C.K. 66102.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday June 9th at Our Lady & St. Rose Catholic Church, 2300 N. 8th St. K.C.K. 66101. Entombment will be at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, 126th & Parallel. In lieu of flowers the family requests memorial contributions to the refurbishing fund at Our Lady & St. Rose, 2203 Parallel K.C.K. 66104.
Our Lady & St. Rose Catholic Church
2300 N. 8th St., Kansas City KS 66109