Laura R Caldwell, 83, passed away on May 8, 2018 at the St Luke’s Hospice House in Kansas City, Missouri.
Laura was born on May 31, 1934 in Kansas City, Missouri to Thomas C. Caldwell and Helen T. (Baker) Caldwell.
She was preceded in death by her parents and three siblings.
Laura grew up in Kansas City, attended, and graduated from the Kansas City public schools. After high school, she attended and graduated from the University of Kansas earning a Degree in Radiation Biophysics. She was proud to be the only female in her class. Laura lived in Chicago, Illinois for over thirty years where she was employed with Montgomery Ward and area hospitals. She enjoyed music festivals, art walks and various cultural events. One of her favorite musicians was George Benson.
Laura R. Caldwell leaves to cherish her memories one sister, Gilda Edwards of Kansas City, Missouri; and a host of other relatives and friends from near and far.
Memorial Service for Laura R. Caldwell will be held Saturday, May 19, 11:00 a.m. at the Lawrence A. Jones and Sons Funeral Chapel, (Chapel C), 1800 E. Linwood Blvd.