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The early 1970s Kansas City music venue Cowtown Ballroom will be inducted into the Missouri Music Hall of Fame Saturday night in St. Joseph. But one of its founders won't be there. Stan Plesser died on Thursday.

Kansas City, Mo. – Stan Plesser was raised in New York, and moved to Kansas City to attend high school.