|Birth: ||Jan. 10, 1946|
|Death: ||Jun. 14, 2009|
Michael John Basey, 63, KCK, passed away Sunday, June 14, 2009, at Kindred Hospital from complications of diabetes. He will be greatly missed by his family and friends.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, June 18, at Guardian Angels Catholic Church, KCMO, where friends may call beginning at 10 a.m. Burial will follow in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, KCK.
The family suggests memorials to Guardian Angels Church, 1310 Westport Rd., KCMO 64111, American Heart Assn., 6800 W. 93rd St., Overland Park, KS 66212, National Kidney Assn. of Ks. & W. Mo., 1900 W. 47th Place, Ste. 310, Westwood, KS 66205 or American Diabetes Assn., KC Office, 10580 Barkley, Ste. 400, Overland Park, KS 66212.
Michael was born Jan. 10, 1946, in Kansas City, Mo., to Florence and Alexander C. Basey, who owned and operated Basey's Market for more than 40 years. He graduated from St. Joseph Grade School and from Wentworth Military Academy, Lexington, Mo. Michael worked for Bank of America for 34 years. He was a member of the church, sang in the church choir and belonged to the church-sponsored, Dinner at Eight. Through the years Michael spent untold hours donating his time to his church and community. Michael's memberships also included PRCU (Polish Roman Catholic Union), KC Cave Bears, Air Capitol Carnival Glass and Heart of America Carnival Glass, where he served a year as vice president and five years as bulletin secretary.
Besides his parents, Michael was preceded in death by his step-mother, Stella Basey. He leaves his devoted sister, Marsha Basey, KCK and step-sister, Dorothy Sosna (Bob), Topeka, Kan., and his best and dearest friend, who was always there for him, Michael Inman, KCMO.
Michael's family and friends would like to express their deep appreciation to the staff of Kindred Hospital for the loving care they gave to Michael during his final illness. Arr.: Joseph A. Butler & Son, 19th and Minnesota Ave., KCK,
Alexander C Basey (1909 - 1977)
Florence A Basey (1909 - 1958)
Gate Of Heaven Catholic Cemetery
Plot: Mausoleum, Magdalene Hall
Created by: GBern.O
Record added: Aug 29, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 41305900
Michael, come get Jazzi, she has suffered long enough. Make it today. I know you would be very good to her until I get there.|
Added: Jun. 23, 2013
Hi dear one, just a note to let the Universe know that I terribly miss your phone call and Christmas Card this year. It's just not right. Sleep well.|
Added: Dec. 26, 2009
I blame it on Teddy Kennedy. The service today was just so GOOD, I had to go to mass at Guardian Angels today. It was good, but I didn't see your name listed under prayer intentions for the sick. I just talked with you on the phone back in June! So, i...(Read more)|
Added: Aug. 29, 2009