Let the family know you care by sharing this tribute.
Shannon Marie Van Lanker-Chouteau, 24, Raytown, Missouri passed away September 25, 2013 in Independence, Missouri from a gunshot to the heart. Funeral services will be held 7:00 PM, Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at Heartland Cremation & Burial Society, 6113 Blue Ridge Blvd, Raytown, Missouri. A visitation will be held 5:00-7:00 PM, prior to the funeral. Graveside services will be held 10AM, Thursday, October 3, 2013 in Floral Hills Cemetery, Kansas City, Missouri. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to; Micki Van Lanker-Hammons, 5248 Woodson Road, Raytown, Missouri 64133.
Shannon was born August 12, 1989 in Kansas City, Missouri. She was a very kindred spirit. Shannon had the personality that when she walked into a room, sunshine followed her. There was no doubt about it, her shining smile lit up all around. Shannon was loved by all and she enjoyed family and friends.
Survivors include; mother, Micki Van Lanker; father, Bob Chouteau; step mother, Jody Chouteau; grandparents, Jerry and Judy Van Lanker, Nelva & Larry Musil; grandmother, Marcia Stromberg; sisters, Stefani Montavy, Marrisa Neisel, Nicki Chouteau, Crystal Chouteau and Nicole Paris; brothers, Shain Hammons, Shawn Hammons, Nick Paris, Andy Chouteau, Bobby Chouteau and Damian Chouteau. (arrangements: Heartland Cremation & Burial Society, 816-313-1677)