Nancy Teson

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Nancy Teson, age 62, passed away December 29, 2020, at Advent Health Shawnee Mission Hospital of heart failure. Nancy was born to Richard and Grace Teson, the fourth of their six children. Nancy lived in the Kansas City area all her life. She attended St. Ann’s Catholic School in Prairie Village for grade school, where she enjoyed playing on numerous sports teams. For high school, Nancy went to St. Teresa's Academy where she formed many strong relationships and memories with her fellow students. She went on to study political science at Kansas State University, where she enjoyed her studies and college life. After graduating, Nancy worked at Mutual Benefit Life Insurance, which was renamed Fortis Life Insurance and later Assurant Life Insurance.

Nancy was always a woman of strong Catholic faith; she was involved in adoration for many years. She enjoyed playing bunco and socializing with school and work friends over the years. One of her passions was always sports. She was an avid fan of the K-State Wildcats, Kansas City Royals, and Kansas City Chiefs. When she was young, she enjoyed playing softball. As a young adult, she played on teams through her work and even on a family team one year. Nancy loved her parents dearly and could always be counted on to remember and share family stories. She was also a loving aunt to her nieces and nephews. When they were all young, she enjoyed taking them to do fun activities and create special memories together. It gave her great pleasure to watch them grow and keep up with their ever-changing lives. Nancy had the biggest heart and will be missed by many.

She is survived by her 5 siblings, Don Teson, Kathy Teson (Stan), Mary Ann Bolton (David), Beth DeCoursey, and Linda Parsons (Mike), and nine nephews and nieces and their offspring. Her parents preceded her in death.

Nancy will be laid to rest at a private family burial. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Teresa’s Academy’s Class of 1976 Endowed Scholarship, in memory of Nancy, 5600 Main Street, Kansas City, MO 64131, Attn. Class of 1976 Endowed