Jeanne Louise Foster, Age: 93
Dec 27, 1924 -- Aug 22, 2018

Jeanne Louise Foster, 93, of Kansas City, KS, passed away Wednesday, August 22, 2018.  Visitation will be from 4:30-6:30 PM Sunday, August 26 at Porter Funeral Home, 1835 Minnesota Avenue, Kasnas City, KS.  Funeral Mass will 10:00 AM Monday, August 27 at St. Mary-St. Anthony Catholic Church.  Burial in Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens.  In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorial contributions to the Kansas City Hospice House and St. Mary–St. Anthony Catholic Church.

Jeanne was born December 27, 1924, in Kansas City, KS.  Jeanne graduated from Argentine High School and from the University of Kansas, where she was a Chi Omega and was a lifelong Kansas fan. She was a homemaker, a gourmet cook, and a fabulous hostess. She loved entertaining family and friends and rarely was an invitation from her declined.  She was known as an elegant, classy lady by all who knew her. 

Jeanne served as an officer of several volunteer organizations over the years, including the Junior League of Wyandotte and Johnson Counties, the Friends of the Arts, the Monday Club, the Phi Psi Mothers’ Club, and the Chi Omega Corporation Board.     

Jeanne was preceded in death by her husband of 43 years, The Honorable Robert J. Foster, in 1991, and her brother, RJ Atkinson, Jr.   She is survived by her children: Cliff Foster, Nancy (Dennis) Browne, grandsons; Ryan (Alli), Adam, Mark (Erica), great grandson Mark, Jr. (MJ) Browne, and a long list of nieces, nephews and extended family. 

 



Condolences

Kay & Jim Gedminas Aug 23 ,2018

Family friend ,Kansas City ,Kansas

Nancy and family, we are so very sorry for the sudden loss of your mother. She was one of a kind--true class. Please know that you are all in our thoughts and prayers.

Karen Adam Aug 23 ,2018

Friend ,Shawnee KS ,Kansas

Nancy and family , I am so sorry to hear about the passing of your mother . I will always remember her as a beautiful and gracious lady! I know she will be missed . My prayers are with you and your family 🙏

Nyla Howard Aug 24 ,2018

very old friend ,ovemyrland park ,Kansas

My prayers and deepest sympathy is extended to Cliff and Nancy. Jeanne was an elegant lady, cook, and scarecrow! many many fond memories,with love and blessing,s. nyla

Kathy Minor Aug 24 ,2018

Friend of Nancy and Dennis ,Shawnee ,Kansas

I am so sorry for your loss! Prayers are with you all.

Dave Mikesic Aug 26 ,2018

friend ,kansas city ,Kansas

Cliff and Nancy: Sorry to read of the passing of your mom. Your parents were wonderful people and Wyandotte County is not the same without them. We will keep both in our prayers.

Jim and Ann Roberts Aug 26 ,2018

Friends ,kansas city ,Kansas

We wish to offer our sincerest condolences on the death of Jeanne, She will be remembered in our prayers. May she rest in peace.
Ann and Jim

V. Thompson Aug 28 ,2018

My sincere condolences to the family of Jeanne Foster. May you find comfort in your loving memories, and in God's promise to soon "swallow up death forever" and "wipe away the tears from all faces." (Isaiah 25;8) With deepest sympathy,

Linda Burns Sep 03 ,2018

Friend ,Kansas City ,Kansas

Nancy, So very sorry for the loss of your mother. I got the pleasure of knowing her as a customer....always a delight.... You are in my thoughts and prayers. Linda Burns

Event:
Visitation
Location:
Porter Funeral Home
Address:
1835 Minnesota Avenue
City:
Kansas City
State:
Kansas
Zip Code:
66102
Date:
Aug 26 ,2018
Time:
4:30 PM
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Event:
Funeral Mass
Location:
St. Mary-St. Anthony Cathollic Church
Address:
615 North 7th Street
City:
Kansas City
State:
Kansas
Zip Code:
66101
Date:
Aug 27 ,2018
Time:
10:00 AM
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