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Congratulations, Molly & Eric!

Mr. and Mrs. James Edward Crawford III of Leawood are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Molly Claire Crawford, to Eric Thomas Munninghoff, the son of Mr. and Mrs. William Munninghoff of Our Town. The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. William O. Coleman of Cincinnati, Ohio, and Ocean Reef, Florida, and Mrs. James Edward Crawford of Atlanta, Georgia, and the late Mr. Crawford. Molly is a graduate of Notre Dame de Sion High School. She earned a bachelor of arts degree in legal studies from the University of California, Berkeley. Molly is a BOTAR, class of 2013. She is a member of Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority and careers with Copaken Brooks.

Her groom-elect is the grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. Alvin Patterson and the late Mr. and Mrs. Robert Munninghoff. Eric is a graduate of Rockhurst High School. He earned a bachelor of arts degree in finance from Saint Louis University. Eric is a member of Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity and is employed with Allergan. Theirs will be a May 7th wedding at The Ocean Reef Club in Key Largo, Florida.

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Additional photos featured in the March 5, 2016 issue of The Independent
Photo Credit: Amy Bucher



Congratulations, Emily & Peter!

Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Kent Hickerson of Overland Park, Kansas, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Emily Anne Hickerson, to Peter Bryant Milledge, the son of Mr.…

Off To College – Class of 2023

Join us in our proud send-off to the Class of 2023. We wish the best to these amazing students as they start their exciting journeys around the country!      …

Crib Note – Henry Francis Sorenson

Henry Francis Sorenson was born on January 26th. He was 22 inches long at birth and has blue eyes and brown hair. His older brother, Wyatt Timothy, age two, is…

Crib Note – Cooper Frank McKee

Cooper Frank McKee was born on March 28th. He is the son of Lisa and Kelly McKee of Los Angeles, California. Cooper’s older brother is Peter McKee, who is two…