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Kansas City Young Matrons – Magic Ball

January 24th was the date for the Patrons’ Party for Kansas City Young Matrons’ Magic Ball. The event was held at the Pinnacle National Development Center to honor benefactors of the Ball. Patrons enjoyed delectable fare from Pierpont’s and tours of the beautiful new facility. The Magic Ball, a benefit for Avenue of Life, was held on January 26th. Bonne Illig and Martha Miller were the co-chairmen, and Maureen and Mike Bukaty served as the honorary chairmen.

Chris Dahm, Lee Harizanoff, and Peter and Maria Genaris


Jennifer and Lance Caldwell


Martha Miller, co-chairman; Maureen and Mike Bukaty, honorary chairmen; and Bonne Illig, co-chairman


Sue and Frank von Geyso


Mark and Martha Miller, co-chairman; Maureen and Mike Bukaty, honorary chairmen; and Co-chairman Bonne and Cliff Illig

Also featured in the February 16, 2019 issue of The Independent
Photo Credit: David Remley


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