Michael J. O'Grady, 67, Sheridan, MO

Published 03/10 2014 09:35AM

Updated 03/10 2014 09:36AM

Michael J. O’Grady, 67, Sheridan, Missouri died Sunday, March 2, 2014 at the Kansas City Veterans Hospital.

He was born September 27, 1946 to James and Clara (McKeever) O’Grady in St. Joseph, Missouri.

He married Tammy K. Bench on December 31, 1987. She survives of the home.

Michael proudly served in the United States Marines during the Vietnam War. After that he worked for the Burlington Railroad and was a fur buyer. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and ranching.

He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, James O’ Grady.

Additional Survivors: children, Michael O’Grady, Tammy Klinger, Rodney O’Grady, Debra Walker (Greg), all of St. Joseph, Missouri, Gerald O’Grady, Sheridan, Missouri, and Casey O’Grady, Mt. Ayr, Iowa; sister, Clara Dawson, Commerce, Texas; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Care provided by Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. No Services will be held. Flowers are appreciated and for those wishing to make a contribution, the family requests they be made to Disabled American Veterans.

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