Leanne McGuire Calhoon passed away August 20, 2013 at NorthCare Hospice. Leanne was born to Glenn Vernon and Belva Dean (Keck) McGuire on July 18, 1958 in Kansas City, MO. She was preceded in death by her mother.
Leanne was a lifelong resident of Blue Springs, MO and graduated from Blue Springs High School. She studied Architecture at the University of Kansas and graduated summa cum laude from Park University with a Bachelor of Science in Management. She worked for Meyer Brothers Building Company, the City of Blue Springs, Fleishman Hillard, and ended her career as the Vice President of Finance at the Metropolitan Organization to Counter Sexual Assault (MOCSA). She was a past member of the Pilot Club of Blue Springs and past Treasurer of Design Industries Foundation Fighting Aids (DIFFA).
She leaves behind her son, Cory Dean Calhoon of Blue Springs, MO; her father, Vernon of Lake Tapawingo, MO; her sister Stephanie Leven and husband John of Grain Valley, MO; Nieces, Kim Cook and husband Curt of Lee’s Summit, MO, Tobey Stosberg of Raymore, MO; two great nieces and one great nephew in addition to many other family and friends.
Leanne loved her flower gardens, scrapbooking, playing in the lake, and most of all, her family, friends, and pets.
Visitation for Leanne will be 5:00 to 7:00 pm Friday August 23, 2013 at Meyers Funeral Chapel, 1600 W. Main St., Blue Springs, MO, 816-229-3276. Casual Attire. Services will be 10:00 am, Saturday, August 24, 2013 at the funeral chapel. Burial to follow in Blue Springs Cemetery. Contributions in memory of Leanne may be made to MOCSA. Memories and condolences for the family may be left at www.meyersfuneralchapel.com.
The family would like to thank the staff at NorthCare Hospice for the wonderful love and care for Leanne during her last days.