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Lois Jean French
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Lois Jean French

Lois Jean French, 85, St. Joseph, Missouri passed away Wednesday, April 5, 2017 at her home.
She was born October 15, 1931 in Jamesport, Missouri to Albert and Imogene (Brannam) Blakburn, they preceded her in death.
Lois married Francis “Frenchie” French January 8, 1950, he survives of the home.
She was a stay at home mother, until her children were grown, She then went to work at Sherwood Medical where she was a material supplier. She also held a Chief Union Steward position. Lois also served as the Matron of Saxton Lodge Eastern Star Chapter.
Lois enjoyed spending time with her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by five brothers and two sisters.
Additional survivors include daughters, Jean Ann Bell, JoAnn Johnson (Jim), and Debby French; son, Kevin French (Erin); grandchildren, Brian Brown (Jennifer), Cody Harless, Gina Ceglenski, Jamie Harless, KyAnn Lopez (Billy), and Aaron Bell; thirteen great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren; sister, Willa Mae DeKamp; and lifelong friends Ron and Belva Carson.
Natural Farewell under the direction of Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Condolences may be mailed to 5320 S. 40th St. St. Joseph, MO 64503. Online guest book and obituary at

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Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory

5005 Frederick Blvd.
Saint Joseph, MO 64506


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