Jeanine Marie Lane died at the Kansas City Hospice and Palliative Care Home on December 8, 2019. She was born in Dunkirk, NY on July 25, 1936 the daughter of Frank and Eileen Lane. She attended Fillmore High School where she graduated valedictorian in 1954. Jeanine attended Alfred University in Alfred, NY. She moved to the Johnson County, Kansas area in 1974 and worked for decades as an IT Specialist at the IRS and USDA.
She was preceded in death by her husband Richard Call; son-in-law John Dean; and nephew Daniel Lane. She is survived by her children Frank (Anne) Emmerich, Steve Emmerich and Laura Browne, step-son Adam (Megan) Call; brothers Monsignour Frank Lane and Dan Lane; sister Joann Carnes; first husband and father of her children Charles Emmerich; 8 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.
She found great pleasure spending time with her grandchildren especially the four grand-daughters (Bella, Sophie, Lucy and Emme) that lived close to her. She loved KU basketball, Kansas City Chiefs football, Jack Stack Barbecue, jazz music, shopping, spending time with friends and living in Overland Park, KS.
A Memorial Mass will be held at the Holy Spirit Catholic Church in Shawnee Mission on Saturday, December 21, 2019, at 10am.
Donations to Kansas City Hospice and Palliative Care are suggested in lieu of flowers.