Workers expect their defined contribution plans to play a greater role in their retirement income than annuities.
Item 5.07 Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders
(a) The annual meeting of stockholders of Kansas City Life Insurance Company was
held on April 19, 2012.
(b) The results, with respect to the item voted upon at the annual meeting of
stockholders, are set forth below.
Item 1. Election of Directors.
Five board nominees for director were elected by a majority of the votes cast
for terms expiring at the 2015 annual meeting of stockholders. The voting
results are as follows:
Nominee For Against Abstain Broker Non-Votes
R. Philip Bixby 8,893,045 404,213 42,276 1,861,019
Michael Braude 9,290,808 6,450 42,276 2,258,782
John C. Cozad 9,293,601 4,622 42,276 2,260,610
Tracy W. Knapp 9,097,313 199,364 42,276 2,065,868
Mark A. Milton 9,189,521 109,302 42,276 2,155,930
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the
Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the
undersigned thereunto duly authorized.
KANSAS CITY LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY
By: /s/ A. Craig Mason, Jr.
A. Craig Mason, Jr.
Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary
April 19, 2012