TEL: (816) 231-GATE

(816) 255-3676

2800 East 18th Street, Kansas City, MO 64127 

Fax: 816-569-4889



January 27, 1996  -  January 10, 2017

Donald “Little Donald,” Coty, Jr., 20, was born January 27, 1996 at K.U. Medical Center in Kansas City, Kansas to the union of Tina Cruise and Donald Coty, Sr.

Little Donald went to grade school in the Kansas City, Kansas School District, during the years he lived with his father. At the age of ten (10), he moved to Missouri to live with his mother and siblings, and completed his education in the Kansas City Missouri School District. Little Donald was a car enthusiast and enjoyed cars in every capacity, whether he was driving, repairing, buying, or selling, cars was his passion. His smile could light up a room. He was known for his free spirit and loving ways. Little Donald was always full of life, and could always be depended upon by family and friends, in times of need. His smile and laughter will truly be missed. (I love you Brother, from your Big Sis.)

He departed this life on Tuesday, January 10, 2017. His great-grandparents, Vina Mae McMiller, and Robert McMiller, grandparents, Helen Coty, Ben E. Coty, Sr., and Shirley Cruise, uncle, Ben D. Coty, Jr., big brother, Steven Jackson and brother in-law, Shawn Tedrow all preceded him in death.

He leaves to cherish his memory his mother, Tina Cruise; father, Donald E. Coty, Sr.; sister, Tasha Johnson and Donique Coty; brothers, David Cruise, Christian Floyd, and Stephon Jackson; grandparents, Charles Cruise, Sr. and Florence Cruise; aunts and uncles, Carolyn Wesley, Rob Wesley, Tenita Murphy, Sherrie Cruise, Charles Cruise, Jr., Tonya Tittus and Courtney Cruise; cousins, Willie Coty, Sr., Marcus Coty, Robin Wesley, Shawn Kendrick, Dylonea Adams, Jaron Coty, Lorenzo Johnson, Asia Liggins, Sharda Holmes, Brianna Cruise, CJ Stigler, and Camean Cruise; only niece, Tashawna Tedrow; only nephew, Jeremiah Lee Anthony Jackson and a host of Great-great-aunts and uncles, cousins, other relatives and friends.

Funeral services will be Saturday, January 21, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at Traveler's Rest Outreach M.B.C, 5505 Troost Avenue, Kansas City, Missouri. Visitation 9:00 - 11:00 a.m. Burial Brooking Cemetery, Raytown, Missouri. Arrangements by Golden Gate Funeral & Cremation Services, LLC.

Wednesday December 06
Sunday November 26
Friday November 24
Wednesday November 15
Wednesday November 15
Monday November 13
Sunday November 12
Yolanda U. Nelson, 68, of Liberty, MO passed away on Sunday, November 12, 2017. She leaves to cherish…
Wednesday November 08
Leonard Walter Brown (September 28, 1939- November 8, 2017) Leonard Walter Brown, 78, of Kansas City, Missouri, passed…
Sunday November 05
Sunday November 05
LUCILLE ROBINSON (DECEMBER 13, 1929- NOVEMBER 5, 2017) Lucille Robinson, 87, of Kansas City, Missouri, passed away on…
Thursday November 02
Michael Lee Stotts, Sr., 65 of Chillicothe, passed away Thursday, November 2, 2017 at Saint Luke’s Hospital in…
Tuesday October 31
Saturday October 28
ESTHER TOCKEY (February 26, 1924 - October 28, 2017) Esther Tockey, 93 , Of Smithville, Missouri passed away…
Tuesday October 24
Monday October 23
Sunday October 22
Friday October 20
Friday October 20
Sunday October 15
Daniel E. Klingsmith Daniel Klingsmith, 52, of Kansas City, Missouri passed away on Sunday, October 15, 2017 at…
Tuesday October 10
Thursday September 28
Friday September 22
Monday September 18
Sunday September 17
Sunday September 17
Sunday September 17
Sunday September 10
Friday September 08
Thursday September 07
Thursday September 07
Saturday September 02
Thursday August 31
Wednesday August 30
Saturday August 26
Wednesday August 23
Friday August 18
Thursday August 17
Wednesday August 16
Monday August 14
Friday August 04
Wednesday July 26
Saturday June 24
CRAIG ROBERT WILLIAMS I Febuary 9, 1968 - June 24, 2017 Craig Robert Williams I, was born on…