April 4, 1913April 14, 2012

Edna M. Mott, 99, of Kansas City, passed away on April 14, 2012 at Hidden Lake Care Center. Funeral mass at St. Bernadette’s Catholic Church (9020 E. 51st Terr. KCMO 64133) on Thursday, April 19th at 10:30am. Inurnment at a later date. Edna was born in Portland, OR on April 4, 1913 to Herman & Marie Goetz. She married C.L. Mott in 1936 who preceded her in death. Edna was a successful business woman in the 1950s & 60s. She owned & managed a grocery store, 3 restaurants, 2 gas stations & a motel. In the mid 1960s she began selling real estate and was a member of the original group that developed Metro North Shopping Center. Edna then managed a large mobile home park in the Northland until her retirement in 1989. In retirement she was even busier; volunteering at the Seaton Center, serving 12,450 hours for Cancer Action & served on numerous committees at St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church in Gladstone, MO. Survivors include her daughter, Shirley McNulty Woods & husband Bill of Raytown, MO; grandsons, James McNulty & wife Liz of Las Cruces, NM, Steven McNulty & wife Lisa of Whitehouse, TX and Daniel McNulty of Kansas City, MO; great-grandchildren, Stephanie, Joseph, Jim, Alisan, Caleb, Sean & Erin. The family would like to extend a special thanks to the compassionate caregivers from Kansas City Hospice. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to the Kansas City Hospice House (12000 Wornall Rd. KCMO 64145) or Cancer Action (4010 Lynn Ct. Indep., MO 64055). Condolences to Arr: McGilley & Sheil Chapel 11924 E. 47th St. KCMO 64133, 816-353-6555.


  • Funeral Service Thursday, April 19, 2012


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Lisa McNulty

April 23, 2012

We will miss you dearly. We are so blessed to have had you in our lives. You were such a giving and caring lady and loved your grandchildren with a passion! We love you, and will see you again! Love, Lisa

Ginny Weigel

April 19, 2012

Dear Shirley, I did not know your mother, but I just wanted to express my heartfelt sympathy to you and your family for the loss of your beautiful mother! My thoughts and prayers are with you. Ginny M. Weigel (Liberty,MO)

Jewell Lavender

April 19, 2012

So sorry to hear of the passing of your mother. May God bless and keep you and your family during this time of bereavement.

April 18, 2012

Edna was such a joy to know during these past few years. We will miss her greatly, especially her beautiful smile, laughter, and stories. But now she will be smiling all the time. Love you Edna!! Peg, Carolyn, Sarah, Tonya, and Glenda. (Hidden Lake)

April 18, 2012

I'm so very sorry to hear of your mom's passing."Edna was one extraordinary, talented, smart and sassy lady! She always made me smile!" I worked for her at two of her restaurants. I was very young and she taught me alot about the business.
Judith McBath( kansas City Mo)

Connie Fleming

April 18, 2012

Shirley, I'm so very sorry to hear of your mom's passing. You were lucky to have her for as long as you did! I lost both my parents almost 20 years , so you'll always have a void in yur life. I can always remember your mom at her little resturant outside Riverside, she was quite a Lady! Connie and Dan Fleming "Licavoli" St Pius '64

Missy Petit

April 18, 2012

Edna was one extraordinary, talented, smart and sassy lady! She always made me smile!

Mary Craft

April 18, 2012

Dear Edna,
I have very fond memories of you and our Red Hat lunches. I will miss you and always remember how you made us all laugh.
Mary Craft
Red Hatters, North Kansas City, MO

Dennis Filger

April 18, 2012

I've know Edna most of my life. She was a warm, friendly and fun loving lady. She was best friends with my mom, Lucille Edwards, who pasted last year. I'm sure they will be partying in heaven. My condolences to Shirley and her family.