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Causby H. Cole, 94, Raytown, Missouri passed away March 29, 2018. A visitation will be held 10:00 – 11:00 AM, Monday, April 2, 2018 at Heartland Cremation & Burial Society. Funeral services will follow at 11:00 AM at Heartland Cremation & Burial Society. Burial in Floral Hills Cemetery.
Causby was born to Causby & Mildred (Lowe) Cole on November 23, 1923 in Raytown, Missouri. He served in the Army and is a World War II Veteran. When he returned from The War, Causby, already a musician, started repairing instruments. He went on to work for Calvin Productions in Kansas City as a film editor.
He will be remembered for his time playing the saxophone with the Tony Depardo Band for the Kansas City Chiefs, and his years of playing the sax in bands on the weekends and many New Year’s Eves.
Causby was preceded in death by; parents, Grampy & Kiggie; wife of 50 years Doris and sister, Jean Mitchell. Survivors include; daughter & son-in-law, Gloria & Phil Wainright; son & daughter-in-law, Ken & Michele Cole; daughter, Gail McKinney; son, Tim Cole (Laura Dickson); nine grandchildren and many great grandchildren.