January 13, 1919 - August 5, 2017
Service Date: August 10, 2017
Funeral Home Hidden Valley Funeral Home of Excelsior Springs
- Visitation: Thursday, August 10, 2017, from 10-11am at Hidden Valley Funeral Home Of Excelsior Springs
- Funeral: 11:00 am on Thursday, August 10, 2017, at the funeral home
- Burial: North New Garden Cemetery, Excelsior Springs, MO, following the funeral
Catherine L McAfee, 98, a life-long resident of Excelsior Springs, passed away Saturday, August 5, 2017, in North Kansas City, MO.
Catherine was born January 13, 1919, to James and Mary Alice (McGuire) Sisk. In 1938, she married Paul Eugene McAfee in Ray County, Missouri, who preceded her in death in March 2001.
Catherine was a devoted and loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. She was very proud of her family. She loved the holidays, family gatherings and any chance to spend time with her friends and family. She would spend hours cooking and preparing meals for her family and friends. She also loved to quilt and was known for being a seamstress; she fashioned many outfits for her grandchildren.
Survivors include one daughter: Paula Sue McAfee Salter of Excelsior Springs, MO; one daughter-in-law: Charlotte McAfee of Liberty, MO; six grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents and her husband, Catherine was preceded in death by her son, David Henry McAfee; son-in-law, John R Salter; and her ten brothers and sisters.
Visitation will be Thursday, August 10, 2017, from 10-11am at Hidden Valley Funeral Home Of Excelsior Springs, 5951 MO-10, Excelsior Springs, MO. With the funeral service directly after given by Elder Darle Siegel. Burial will be in North New Garden Cemetery, O Hwy, Excelsior Springs, MO, on Thursday, August 10, 2017.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to North Kansas City Hospice House, 2800 Clay Edwards Drive, North Kansas City, MO 64116 or to the New Garden Primitive Baptist Church, c/o Treasurer, 105 O Hwy, Woods Heights, MO 64024 for cemetery upkeep.