Obituaries

Obituaries

Margaret "Maggi" Foster Newby 1929 - 2008 Leavenworth

Funeral services for Margaret "Maggi" Foster Newby, 78, Leavenworth, will be at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Church of the Nazarene in McLouth. Burial will be at 1 p.m. Friday in Mount Washington Forever Cemetery in Independence, Mo.Mrs. Newby died Saturday, Feb. 23, 2008, at Golden Living Center in Lansing.She was born Aug. 18, 1929, in Tulsa, Okla., the daughter of Walter and Pearl Boling Foster. She attended art school in Rockport, Texas, and graduated from Patricia Stevens School of Modeling. Mrs. Newby worked in modeling and sales. She was also an artist in oil, acrylic, charcoal and ceramics and won many awards in county fairs. She was a member of the Church of the Nazarene. She married William Newby in 1983. He preceded her in death.Survivors include a son, Kevin Campbell, Phoenix; two daughters, Lynda Spencer, Clearwater, Fla., and Karyn "Kaney" Campbell, Scottsdale, Ariz.; a stepson, Dan Newby, Kansas City, Mo.; five stepdaughters, Connie Waters, Tess Newby, Lora Drauszewski, Leslye Lauer and Charity Newby; a sister, Harriet Jacobsen; 10 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. The family will receive friends from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday at the church. The family suggests memorials to the church, sent in care of Quisenberry Funeral Home, P.O. Box 993, Tonganoxie, KS 66086.Online condolences may be sent at <a href="http://www.quisenberryfh.com">www.quisenberryfh.com</a>.