Our dear Mother, Patricia Josephine Kilgore, passed away
peacefully on July 27 the at the age of 82. She was born in Pilot
Grove, MO on March 16th ,1940 to Leo and Martha Pabst Zeller.
Mom was one of five children: Jerry Zeller, Peggy Schallenberg,
Jack Zeller, and late sister Martha Lee Roberts. She was happily
married to her husband Jim for 47 years until his passing in
2009. Together they built a loving family of three children;
Tom, Cathy (Owen Gordon) and Susie and seven grandchildren; Steven,
Stephanie, Sarah, Brent, Amy, Mitchell and Joel.
Mom enjoyed helping dad with his wood-carvings and they sold
their work at the Kansas City Renaissance Festival for 28 years.
Mom was a member of Our Lady of Lourdes parish in Raytown
and belonged to the Friendly Club and Trusted Servants (Alter
Society). She loved her parish friends. Her and Dad each
sponsored a child from Guatemala and sent them letters and
She was a true kind-hearted person who loved helping others.
Her sense of humor and animated expressions brought so much
joy, laughter and smiles to everyone that knew her.
She will be tremendously missed by us all.
Visitation will be Tues, Aug 2nd from 5:00 to 7:00 PM at
Muehlebach Funeral Home, 6800 Troost Ave. KCMO where the
rosery will be prayed at 6:30. Mass of Christian Burial will be at
12:00PM Wed, Aug 3rd at St John Francis Regis, 8941 James A
Reed Rd. KCMO
In Lieu of Flowers the family suggests donations to St. John