Unclaimed Bodies

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 on this website, comprehensive internet searches, and local law enforcement resources. If no responses are generated, the process of a county cremation will begin for Jackson County to take jurisdiction and begin county disposition procedures.

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

Ramona R. Bridgforth: White Female, age 76, was found deceased in a residence in the 2600 block of Cypress Avenue, in Kansas City, MO.

Joshua Stuckey: White Male, age 37, was found deceased in the area of 19th and Vine, in Kansas City, Missouri.


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