Louis Udell McElvoy

Louis “Papadell” Udell McElvoy, 76, Grandview, Missouri passed away October 6, 2016. A memorial gathering will be held 2:00 – 4:00 PM, Wednesday, October 12, 2016 at Heartland Cremation & Burial Society, 6113 Blue Ridge Blvd, Raytown, Missouri.

Born in Malden, Missouri on July 31, 1940 the son of Vilous & Ruby Mae (Cluck) McElvoy. He is preceded in death by; his parents, brothers, Jack and Kenny and son, Kevin McElvoy. Survivors include; his loving life partner, Hertha January; daughters, Kim DeGeorge, Tammy Segar, Tori Freelen, Terri Ramirez, Tina Hendrickson, Tonya Zismer; sons, Donald January, Doug January, David January and Derrick January; brothers, Marvin McElvoy & his wife Letha and sister Lou and her husband Tommy Stanley and families. “Papadell” will be missed by his 36 grandchildren and 28 great grandchildren who he loved and adored him.


  1. Jamie, Alana, & Troy on October 8, 2016 at 10:31 am

    The Lotharius Family sends our deepest condolences to the family. PapaDell was a great man who would always make me laugh with his awesome jokes. Lots of love to everyone in the family. Rest In Peace PapaDell.

  2. Madalynn on October 8, 2016 at 5:41 pm

    I’ll keep a cold one in the freezer for you

  3. The Thrasher Family on October 8, 2016 at 8:23 pm

    Sending our love, condolences and prayers to y’all during this time. Love y’all so much!

  4. Brandy on October 9, 2016 at 8:55 am

    Sorry for your loss my prayers are with you all

  5. Kimmie on October 11, 2016 at 4:24 am

    My heart, prayers and continued thoughts go out to my family. I wish you all peace and comfort through your loss. I know you will miss him dearly. I’m so sorry for your loss. XOXO to all.

  6. Virginia Povidas & Family on October 11, 2016 at 6:50 am

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you Hertha and your family. May God hold you all in the palm of his hand during your time of sorrow. Cherish all your wonderful memories of Udell and hold them close to your hearts. Many hugs and love to all.

  7. Byerley family on October 12, 2016 at 10:02 am

    May God bless you hertha!we love you mom!

  8. Brianna on October 12, 2016 at 1:58 pm

    We may not of been blood, but papa dell was definitely apart of my family. My heart goes out to everyone.

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