Jane Proctor 1949-2019
Jane F. Kennedy Proctor, 70, Topeka, died Thursday, Aug. 29, 2019, at Midland Hospice House in Topeka.
She was born April 7, 1949, in Holton, the daughter of Bernard and Doris McKinsey Kennedy. She graduated from Holton High School in 1967 and earned her bachelor’s degree from Mount St. Scholastica in Atchison.
Mrs. Proctor taught school briefly before working as an accountant in Oklahoma and Kansas, and for 30 years for the State of Kansas.
She was a member of Christ the King Catholic Church in Topeka, where she helped with funeral dinners and did Adoration.
She married Charles Proctor on Jan. 8, 1972, at St. Dominic Catholic Church in Holton. He survives.
Other survivors include two daughters, Tara Proctor, Topeka, and Melissa Griffey and husband Matt, Overland Park; two sons; Chris Proctor and wife Maria, Leawood, and Andrew Proctor and wife Kirsten, Lawrence; two brothers, Charles Kennedy, Holton, and Paul Kennedy and wife Janet, Mayetta; two sisters, Margo Gambill and Mary Gonzales and husband John, all of Kansas City; and four grandchildren, Addison and Taylor Griffey and Emily and Ava Proctor. She was preceded in death by her parents.
Mass of Christian burial was held Wednesday at Christ the King Catholic Church in Topeka. Burial followed in Mount Calvary Cemetery west of Holton.
Memorial contributions may be made to Midland Care Hospice House, sent in care of Chapel Oaks Funeral Home, P.O. Box 1034, Holton, KS 66436.