Colette Kirkwood, 72, Post Falls, Idaho died July 3, 2012 in St. Joseph, Missouri.
She was born to Theodore and Marcella (Kinney) Topolse in St. Louis, Missouri.
She was a retired teacher.
Survivors: her daughter, Maureen Steinel; son, Mark Steinel; and brother, Ted Topolse.
Care provided by Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory.