Monica Roney

Monica Roney, 61, of Lawson, passed away Thursday, October 15, 2020 at North Kansas City Hospital, in North Kansas City, Mo.

She was born July 22, 1959, in Stuttgart, Germany. She immigrated to the United States in 1978 and married Pat Roney of Lawson in 1979. Together they raised three kids in Lawson, before later divorcing.

Monica had several careers throughout her life, but particularly enjoyed providing in-home health care services to the elderly. Monica loved her dogs and was especially fond of Daisy, and her rescue, Milo.

She enjoyed crocheting, traveling, and shopping. Monica was the happiest when surrounded by her family and especially her grandchildren.

Survivors include three children, Chris (Michelle) Roney, Centertown, Mo., Kevin (Becky) Roney, Lawson, Mo., and Kyle Roney, Liberty, Mo.; six grandchildren, Alyssa Roney, Patrick Roney, Hillary Roney, Bradley Roney, Maddison Roney, and Julia Roney; three brothers, Gerald, Stephen, and Tilo, four sisters, Regina, Margit, Elke, and Tina, and a half-brother, Klaus, all of Germany.

Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday, October 19, 2020 at Bross & Spidle Funeral Home in Lawson.

The family suggests memorials contributions to Valley Hope Addiction Treatment Recovery of Atchison, Kans., in-lieu of flowers.