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Congratulations, Allison & Jake!

Engagement
Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Clifford Pruett of Leawood are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Allison Elizabeth Pruett, to Jake Wesley Droge, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Edger Dunne of Houston, Texas, and Dr. and Mrs. Duane Allen Droge of Eureka, Kansas. The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Beutler of Lee’s Summit, Missouri, and the late Mr. and Mrs. Frank M. Pruett. Allison is a graduate of Saint Thomas Aquinas High School.

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Jackson County CASA

Playful Paradise
On September 7th, more than 600 guests enjoyed Jackson County CASA’s 8th Annual Carnival for CASA at Paradise Park. Lori and Don Oster served as the honorary chairmen. Proceeds support the training of volunteers to advocate for abused and neglected children who are under court protection.

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The Boo Crew

Saint Luke’s Foundation
Don’t miss a bone-chilling evening on October 26th for Saint Luke’s Foundation’s 2013 Boo Ball at The Pavilion at John Knox Villiage. Guests will enjoy a glamorous event filled with silent and live auctions, hors d’oeuvres, costume contests, and live entertainment. Proceeds from the event will benefit cancer patients at Saint Luke’s East Hospital.

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An Evening of Hope

Catholic Charities of Kansas City – St. Joseph
A Celebration of Hope, presented by Catholic Charities of Kansas City – St. Joseph, will take place on November 2nd at the Sheraton Kansas City at Crown Center.
Also featured in the October 5th issue of The Independent

Mark and Peggy Schmidtlein and Julie and Gerard Grimaldi, co-chairmen

 
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Congratulations Brooke & Dane!

Engagement
Mr. and Mrs. George Paul Jandl, Jr. of Mission Hills are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Brooke Elizabeth Jandl, to Dane Michael Carillo, the son of Linda Page Carillo of Windsor, Connecticut, and the late Mr. David Lawrence Carillo. The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Donald R. Gould of Our Town and Mrs. George Paul Jandl of Blue Springs, Missouri, and the late Mr. Jandl. Brooke is a graduate of Shawnee Mission East High School.

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