Sue was born Feb. 10, 1964 to John P. and Mary Meiners in Kansas City, MO. She was one of 13 siblings. Sue grew up loving art, sports including volleyball & basketball, and spending time with her family. Sue was a cherished aunt to dozens of nieces and nephews. She was generous with her time and was proud that she coached many of her nieces’ volleyball teams with her best friend.
Sue is preceded in death by her parents and four siblings: Mary Anne Hickox, John Meiners, Cathy Meiners, and Mike Meiners. She is survived by eight siblings: Charles (Carol) Meiners, Kansas City, MO, Julie (George) Kaifes, Overland Park, KS, Josephine (Doug) Bishop, Rockaway Beach, MO, Steve Meiners, Belton, MO, Beth (Jeff) Hutchens, Belton, MO, Amy Rennau, Belton, MO, Robert Meiners, Grandview, MO, and Jackie (Bernie) Yoksh, Belton MO. Sue is also survived by her brother-in-law, Gary M. Hickox, many nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews.
Sue touched many lives, she will be missed by all who knew her. Special thanks to Sue's sister, Josephine, and her husband Doug, and their family who lovingly opened their home and cared for Sue the last several years.
Graveside service at 11 am on Saturday, July 22, 2017 at Mt. Olivet Catholic Cemetery, 7601 Blue Ridge Blvd., Raytown, MO 64138. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to KU Medical Center's Department of Pathology & Lab at 3901 Rainbow Blvd, MS 3045, Kansas City, KS 66160 (Attn: Brian Donawa).