Jeanette Gadd

July 11, 1941March 6, 2018

Jeanette Gadd, age 76, of Liberty, Missouri passed away on Tuesday March 6, 2018. A memorial mass will be conducted in her honor on Monday, March 12, 2018 at 11:00 AM, with a visitation held one hour prior at 10:00 AM at St. James Catholic Church, 309 S Stewart Rd, Liberty, MO 64068. Jeanette was born in 1941 to Harold and Hester (McKenna) Umscheid. She was raised in Kingman, Kansas and moved to the Kansas City area, where she met Dick Gadd, while working at Burd & Fletcher Printing Company. They married in 1962 and celebrated 47 anniversaries prior to his death in 2010. Jeanette worked as a bookkeeper for many years at Gaetano's Restaurant, then at Lisec Advertising where she enjoyed coordinating the KC Boat and RV Shows. She and Dick formed the Dick Gadd Printing Service in the 1990's and she kept their books. In the 1970's, she was very active in the Gracemor Elementary PTA, she was a Girl Scout leader, and also taught CCD classes at St. Raphael's Catholic Church. Jeanette is survived by one daughter, Susan (Mike) Regan; one son, Tim (Bridgette) Gadd; and four grandchildren, Katie (Joey) Quigley, Brian Regan, Cali Gadd, and Drew Gadd. She is preceded in death by her husband; both of her parents; and one brother, Joe Umscheid. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests masses said for Jeanette or donations to the St. James Catholic Church Capital Campaign.


  • Visitation Monday, March 12, 2018
  • Memorial Mass Monday, March 12, 2018

Jeanette Gadd

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