Michael L. Redmond
Graveside services for Michael Redmond, 72, Lawrence will be held at 10:00 a.m. Monday, September 9, 2013 at Oak Hill Cemetery in Lawrence. He died Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at his home.
Michael was born August 17, 1941 in Kansas City, MO the son of C.L. “Joe” and Wilma (Fox) Redmond.
He received his Bachelor of Arts from Northwest Missouri State in 1964.
He worked in labor relations/safety management/human resources for The Marley Company, Mission Woods, KS; AquaChem, Milwaukee, WI; Marley Cooling Tower Company, Birmingham, AL; Zenith, Springfield, Mo; Econo-Clad Books/Sagebrush, Topeka, KS; and Permacel, Kansas City, MO.
He married Jeannette Novogradic Redmond June 12, 1965 until 1979. He later married Juanita Glenn March 26, 1982 in Prairie Village, KS. She survives of the home.
Other survivors include his and Jeannette’s children, Deanna Redmond Kimbley, Olathe, KS, Michael J. Redmond, and wife, Jenny, Kansas City, KS; and his daughter with Juanita, Julia Redmond, Lawrence, KS; six grandchildren, Shoshone, Colton, Joanna, Hunter, Mallory, Jaeda; two sisters, Patricia Pollard, Lee’s Summit, MO, Judy, and husband, John Baltuska, Overland Park, KS; and four brothers, John, Robert, and wife, Diane, all of Leawood, KS, Dennis, and wife, Sharon, Kansas City, MO, and Richard, Olathe, KS. He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Donald; and one brother-in-law, Willard Pollard.
A Rosary will be recited at 6:00 p.m. on Sunday, September 8, 2013 at Warren-McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence, KS. The family will greet friends following the rosary until 8:00 p.m.
The family suggests memorials in his name to The Willow Domestic Violence Center, P.O. Box 633, Lawrence, KS 66044 or may be sent in care of the mortuary.