Obituaries

Obituaries

Jeanne Beauchamp 1920 - 2007 Topeka

A memorial gathering for Jeanne Beauchamp, 86, Topeka, will be from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday at Beauchamp's Gallery in Topeka. Mrs. Beauchamp died Friday, June 8, 2007, at a local hospital.She was born June 30, 1920, in Topeka, the daughter of Herbert and Gertrude Morgan Mack. She was a longtime resident of Lawrence.Mrs. Beauchamp studied fashion illustration at the Kansas City Art Institute. She was a fashion illustrator for Crosby Brothers and worked as an interior designer for Design Forum for more than 20 years. She and her husband owned and operated Beauchamp Frame Shop and Gallery in Westboro Mart.She was active in the Junior League of Topeka for a number of years and served as its representative to the Mulvane Arts Center.She married Paul Beauchamp on July 23, 1942, in Pensacola, Fla. He survives, of the home.Other survivors include a daughter, Brooke Beauchamp, Kansas City; a son, Paul "Richard" Beauchamp Jr., Phoenix; four grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.Penwell-Gabel Mid Town Chapel is in charge of arrangements.Online condolences may be sent at <a href="http://www.penwellgabel.com">www.penwellgabel.com</a>.