Glenda Jo Campbell

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GLENDA JO CAMPBELL

Glenda Jo Campbell walked on July 13, 2018 in Kansas City, KS. She was born to Margie (Belk) and Glenn Campbell on October 8, 1953 in Hiawatha, KS, near her tribe's reservation. She lived all of her over 64 years in K.C., KS, in the Rosedale and Argentine communities.

She is survived by her daughters, Aimee Rae Kraus (the late Scott), Manhattan, KS and Jill McLain Medina (Bill
Custer) of K.C., KS. Grandchildren; Josephine Medina, Jessica Custer Judd and William Custer III & great-grandson, Jaden Kirkland, all of K.C., KS. She is also survived by her late father's wife, Carol (Foley) Campbell (her "other mother") of Lenexa, KS. Siblings by marriage, Bernadette (Ed) Garven, Jon Martinac, Jay Martinac, Jennifer (Ken) Brancacio, and nieces & nephews by
marriage. Her best friend and chosen sister of 43 years, Karen A. Bailey, Ft. Smith, AR, her son Wayne Bailey and family of Baltimore, MD. Ed (Linda) McLain, friend, ex-husband and co- parent of their daughters, K.C., KS. Without siblings, cousins were very important to her, whether they were 1st cousins or distant, she loved them.

Glenda was an enrolled member of her tribe, loway Tribe of KS and NE. She danced in their annual pow-wow, helped with fundraisers and was honored to be asked to serve as Head-lady Dancer, 1997. As a member of Rainbow Mennonite since age 11 she served as church secretary, Deacon, Chairperson, Secretary & Member at Large of Church Council and various committees. Some volunteer opportunities where she felt most useful were organizing the opening celebration of The Whitmore Playground, Children's Common Ground daycare, The Open Market (co-op grocery store), Team Ministries, Vacation Bible School, Easter Egg Hunts, serving at various food kitchens and public speaking for numerous fundraisers. She loved working/teaching at Rocky Mountain Menn. Camp in the Colorado Rockies. She greatly enjoyed working with disabled adults at her job with Goodwill Industries workshop. She also served on Cross-Lines board of
directors as chairperson, primarily helping in the food pantry, managed by Rainbow. She enjoyed volunteering at her kids' schools as High School PTA President & Vice-Chair, Band Booster Club & coordinator for the football concession stand, proceeds raised were for PTA Scholarships.

A celebration of her life will be held Sunday, July 22, 2018 at 4pm, visitation at
3pm at Rainbow Mennonite Church, 1444 SW Blvd, K.C., KS 66103. Her remains will be scattered & buried at Partlow Cemetery, loway Reservation, White Cloud, KS, in September. In lieu of flowers memorials may be given to Whitmore Playground (to the church), which serves The Rosedale Community, Cross-Lines Community Outreach, 736 Shawnee Ave, K.C., KS 66105
or Dolly Parton's Imagination Library, for loway Tribe children.