Porter Funeral Home
8535 Monrovia
Lenexa, KS 66215
(913) 438-6444
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1943 - 2014 | Obituary Condolences
Lois Elaine DeVeney, 71, of Overland Park, KS, passed away Thursday, August 21, 2014. A Visitation will be held from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. on Sunday, August 24, 2014, at the Porter Funeral Home, 8535 Monrovia Lenexa, KS, where the Rosary will be recited at 5:30 p.m. A Funeral Mass will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, August 25, 2014, at St. Michael the Archangel Parish, 14251 Nall Ave. Leawood, KS. The family requests donation be made to or the Breast Cancer Research Foundation in lieu of flowers. Lois was born March 8, 1943, in Humbolt, NE, the daughter of John and Doris May. She graduated from Sacred Heart High School in Falls City, NE in 1961. Two years later she married the love of her life, Bernard Allen DeVeney. They resided in the Kansas City area where they began raising their 4 children. After the death of Bernard in 1969, she became a Mary Kay consultant and worked for Russell Florist as a floral designer until she retired in 2007. She devoted her life to her children and grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Bernard, and father, John May. Lois is survived by her mother, Doris May, her four children and their spouses: Camille and Bryan Crust, Audra and Ryan Cocherl, Mary and Mike Prim, Brian and Jeannie DeVeney, grandchildren: Marcus, Katie, AJ, Cara, Laura, Lance, Michael, Sam, Jack, Sophie and great grandchildren: Elsie and Tristan and siblings: Judy and Jerry Lollman, Jan Piper, Maggie Muhleka, Mark and Lori May, John and Roe May. (Condolences may be expressed at: www.porterfuneralhome.com Arrangements: Porter Funeral Homes & Crematory, 8535 Monrovia, Lenexa, KS (913) 438-6444) Porter Funeral Homes and Crematory
Published in Kansas City Star on Aug. 24, 2014
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