Molly J. (Kelly) McCampbell, 92, a longtime Liberty resident, passed away November 6, 2021.
Molly was born November 24, 1928, in Montrose, KS, the youngest of six children of Bert and Theodora (Pacak) Kelly.
Molly graduated from high school in Montrose, KS and later received undergraduate and Master's degrees as well as her Doctorate of Education from the University of Kansas in Lawrence. Following World War II, Molly worked two years as a civilian for the US Army headquarters in Japan. Molly was united in marriage to David J. McCampbell on August 31, 1958. She taught high school in Montrose for four years, and later taught 25 years in Missouri, retiring from the Liberty School district as a Special Education teacher.
Along with her parents, Molly was preceded in death by her husband David, three sisters and a brother. Survivors include her children, David McCampbell (Penny), and Sally McCampbell; grandson, Jon Whitehead (Michelle); great grandchildren, Bradyn and Brenna; brother, Orris "Bud" Kelly; as well as many nieces, nephews and other family members.
Private services. Memorials are suggested to the National Kidney Foundation.Service Information:
Private services. Memorials are suggested to the National Kidney Foundation.