Stella Mae Russell Finley

Doniphan County, Kansas, USA
Death 27 Dec 2019 (aged 87)
Belton, Cass County, Missouri, USA
Burial Fairville, Saline County, Missouri, USA
Memorial ID 205860492 · View Source
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Stella Mae Finley, 87, of Kansas City, MO, formerly of Saline County, died Friday, December 27, 2019 at Belton Regional Medical Center in Belton.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday, January 3, 2020 at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall with William W. Harlow officiating. Burial will follow at Mt. Carmel Cemetery north of Marshall. Visitation will be from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Memorials are suggested to the Multiple Sclerosis Society.

Born March 31, 1932 in Doniphan County, KS, she was the daughter of the late Archie Russell and Alice Seevers Russell. On January 12, 1950 she married Thomas W. “T.W.” Finley who preceded her in death on January 3, 2004. Stella lived in the Kansas City area for many years, as well as living in Saline County from 1991-2008. She worked for several years at the Cock and Bull Steakhouse in Kansas City where she met numerous professional ball players who always asked for Stella to be their server. She was an avid Kansas City Chiefs fan and was a Baptist.

Stella is survived by two sons, Russell William Finley and Michael Anthony Finley; two “adopted” children, Joani Peel and Glenn Slamon Sr.; as well as numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents and husband; one son, Robert “Bobby” Finley; five brothers and four sisters.

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  • Created by: Member # 47526185 †
  • Added: 31 Dec 2019
  • Find a Grave Memorial 205860492
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Stella Mae Russell Finley (31 Mar 1932–27 Dec 2019), Find a Grave Memorial no. 205860492, citing Mount Carmel Cemetery, Fairville, Saline County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Member # 47526185 † (contributor 47526185) .