Dora Catherine (Kate) SULLIVAN Degginger
18. Dora Catherine (Kate) SULLIVAN was born on 22 Jul 1917 in Missouri. She died on 19 Dec 2012.
Dora Catherine (Kate) SULLIVAN
and Charles A. DEGGINGER were married on 21 Jul 1942 in Kansas City, Jackson,
Missouri. Charles A. DEGGINGER was born
on 10 Mar 1911 in Missouri. He died on 21 Feb 2004 in Smithville,
Clay, Missouri. Dora Catherine (Kate) SULLIVAN and Charles A. DEGGINGER
had the following children:
Kay Degginger, 95, of Kansas City, Missouri, passed away Wednesday, December
19, 2012 at St. Luke's North Hospital. Kay was born July 22, 1917 in California,
MO. She Lived in St. Joseph most of her life, moving to Smithville in 1991, then
to Kansas City in 2008. She married Charles A. (Chick) Degginger in Kansas City,
MO, on July 29, 1942. Chick preceded her in death, February 2004. Kay graduated
from Lafayette High School, in St. Joseph.
Kay was devoted to her family and enjoyed cooking, playing cards and pool. Her grandchildren were her inspiration. She was preceded in death by her parents: David P. and Pearl F. (Gregory) Sullivan. She was also preceded by three brothers: Clancy, Lester & Chester and three sisters: Josephine Hurley, Mary Johnson Laipple and Ina Mae Reinke. Kay is survived by 2 sons: Charles F. Degginger and wife Karla and Dennis S. Johnson.
Published in Kansas City Star on December 21, 2012