McGilley State Line Chapel

12301 State Line Road, Kansas City, MO


Cathryn M. Walters

December 12, 1944July 6, 2019

CATHRYN MARY WALTERS, 74, of Kansas City, MO passed away in the comfort of her home on July 6, 2019 surrounded by family. Cathy’s services will be held Saturday, July 13, at 10:00 a.m. at St. Catherine’s of Siena Parish, 4101 East 105th Terrace, Kansas City, MO. Interment immediately following at Mt. Olivet Cemetery, 7601 Blue Ridge Blvd., Kansas City, MO. The Rosary will be prayed at 5:00 p.m. on Friday, July 12, with Visitation following until 8:00 p.m. at McGilley’s State Line Chapel, 12301 State Line Road, Kansas City, MO.

Cathy was born in 1944 in Gainesville, TX to Marshall and Geraldine McDonald. Cathy grew up in Kansas City, MO and graduated from Loretto Academy in 1962. She went on to marry John Walters in August of 1965 and together they raised four children, Kim, Steve, Greg and Dave.

Cathy was an active member in the St. Thomas More parish. She enjoyed reading, going to the lake, traveling and a cold glass of champagne. Most of all, she loved spending time with numerous friends and family members.

Cathy is preceded in death by her parents, Marshall and Geraldine McDonald, husband John Walters and sister Patty McDonald. She is survived by her sister Shirley Abell (Don); daughter Kim Dorrian, son Steve Walters (Jennifer), son Greg Walters (Jeanette), son Dave Walters; and grandchildren Tyler (Sarah), Collin, Corrine, Delaney and Shane Dorrian, Dylan, Trevor, and Aidan Walters, and Natalie, Nathan and Nicole Walters who lovingly called her Nan.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial donations to Kindred Hospice or the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation.


  • Kindred Hospice
  • Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation


  • Rosary Service Friday, July 12, 2019
  • Visitation Friday, July 12, 2019
  • Mass of Christian Burial Saturday, July 13, 2019
  • Committal Service Saturday, July 13, 2019


Cathryn M. Walters

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Bob and Donna Clemons

July 11, 2019

We were sorry to hear of Cathy's passing. We will be out of town during the services but please know that our thoughts and prayers are with you. We have many fond memories of John and Cathy.

Michael Neenan

July 9, 2019

I grew up with her son Dave and she was a wonderful lady. Dave and I lost contact for a long time but up until a few years ago we were able to connect again. The last time I saw Daves mom was over 10 years ago she was a very loving person and she will be missed.