Mary Leona (Kuhnen) Holy

January 7, 1939March 12, 2019

Mary Leona (Kuhnen) Holy, 80, of Prairie Village, KS passed away March 12, 2019. A celebration of life visitation will be held 5pm to 7pm, Thursday, March 21 at the McGilley & Hoge Chapel, 8024 Santa Fe Drive, Overland Park.

Mary was born January 7, 1939 in Kansas City, Kansas to Fred and Irene (Leeker) Kuhnen. She was preceded in death by her parents; brother, Fred Kuhnen and brother-in-law, Keith Holy.

She is survived by her husband, Duane; two sons, Brian Holy and wife, Lara, and their daughter, Quinn, and David Holy and wife, Sharman, and their daughter, Hannah; two sisters, Joann Kimbriel and Gerry Olson and three sisters-in-law, Gayle Baddeley, Gwenn Belton and Carole Buchanan.

A special thank you for the terrific care provided by Ascend Hospice and Prairie Elder Care, where she resided for the past two years.


  • Fred and Irene (Leeker) Kuhnen, Parents
  • Fred Kuhnen, Brother
  • Keith Holy, Brother-in-law
  • Duane Holy, Husband
  • Brian Holy and wife, Lara, Son
  • Quinn Holy, Granddaughter
  • David Holy and wife, Sharman, Son
  • Hannah Holy, Granddaughter
  • Joann Kimbriel, Sister
  • Gerry Olson, Sister
  • Gayle Baddeley, Sister-in-law
  • Gwenn Belton, Sister-in-law
  • Carole Buchanan, Sister-in-law


  • Celebration of Life Visitation Thursday, March 21, 2019

Mary Leona (Kuhnen) Holy

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Carole Buchanan

March 16, 2019

My sweet sister-in-law, Mary, always had a smile for you. She will be missed. Happy she was in our family ♥️ Blessings to Duane and Brian and David and their families.

Amy Kuhnen clark

March 16, 2019

I am so sorry for your loss. Aunt Mary was such a sweet lady and always had a great smile.