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Obituaries

Obituaries

Josephine A. Martel Foley 1923 - 2008 Kansas City, Kan.

Mass of Christian Burial for Josephine A. Martel Foley, 84, Kansas City, Kan., will be at 10 a.m. today at Holy Angels Catholic Church in Basehor.Mrs. Foley died Tuesday, May 20, 2008, at Golden Living of Kaw River in 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. She was an electrical manufacturing representative from 1961 until she retired in 1990. She was preceded in death by her husband, J. Robert "Bob" Foley, and an infant son, Michael F. Foley.Survivors include a son, John Foley, Basehor; a daughter, Susan Maurer, Tonganoxie; two sisters, Anna M. Dobson and Dorothy L. Weller, both of Kansas City, Kan.; eight grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.The family will receive friends from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. today before services at the church, where a Rosary will be said at 9:45 a.m. today.The family suggests memorials to the Tony Maurer Fund, sent in care of Citizens Savings and Loan, 15500 State Ave., Basehor, KS 66007.Online condolences may be sent at <a href="http://www.quisenberryfh.com">www.quisenberryfh.com</a>.