Josephine A. Foley 1923 - 2008 Kansas City, Kan.
Mass of Christian Burial for Josephine A. (Martel) Foley, 84, Kansas City, Kan., will be 10 a.m. Friday, May 23 at Holy Angels Catholic Church, Basehor.
The family will receive friends one hour before the funeral at the church, where the Rosary will be said at 9:45 a.m.
Mrs. Foley died Tuesday, May 20, 2008, at Golden Living of Kaw River, Edwardsville.
She was born Oct. 8, 1923, in Kansas City, Kan., the daughter of Alex and Mary (Ostertag) Martel.
Mrs. Foley and her husband formed The Bob Foley Co., and she was an electrical manufacturing representative from 1961 until retiring in 1990. She was known as Grandma Jo to all the Tonganoxie Elementary School students she volunteered to work with.
She was preceded in death by her husband, J. Robert (Bob) Foley and her infant son, Michael F. Foley.
Josephine is survived by her son, John Foley, Basehor; a daughter, Susan Maurer, Tonganoxie; her sisters, Anna M. Dobson and Dorothy L. Weller, both of Kansas City, Kan.; 8 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, Josephine requested memorials to the Tony Maurer Fund, care of Citizens Savings and Loan, 15500 State Ave., Basehor 66007.
Condolences may be left for the family at www.quisenberryfh.com.