Unclaimed Bodies

The Jackson County Medical Examiner's Office is attempting to find any family or friends of the following individuals:

Robert Hughes

A 64-year-old white male who was found deceased at his residence in the 11000 block of East 54th St. in Kansas City, MO. 

James Anders

A 65-year-old white male who was found deceased at his residence in the 800 block of E 21st Ave. in Kansas City, MO.

David Deaton

A 69-year-old white male who was found deceased at his residence in the 10000 block of Tullis Ave in Kansas City, MO.

Alice Smith

A 59-year-old white female who was found deceased at her residence on the 8600 block of North Utica Rd. in Kansas City, MO.

Kathleen Connelly

A 71-year-old white female who was found deceased at her residence in the 800 block of Locust St. in Harrisonville, MO.

Anyone with any information regarding any of the above individuals, please contact the on-duty investigator at 816-881-6600.


The Jackson County Medical Examiner’s Office seeks the assistance of the public to help locate next of kin and/or friends to claim remains. Efforts are made to locate next of kin to claim the body, including posts here and short newspaper notices submitted locally. If no responses are generated, the process of a county burial will begin for the county to take jurisdiction and begin county disposition procedures.

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If you have any information or questions, please call 816-881-6600 and speak with an on-duty investigator.