Mrs. Josephine Marie Finkbiner, 80, of Blue Springs, Missouri, died at her home January 19, 2010. 

Mrs. Josephine Marie Finkbiner, 80, of Blue Springs, Missouri, died at her home January 19, 2010. 

Josephine was born March 17, 1929, the fourth of five children of Charles and Frances James. She was a homemaker.  

Josephine was preceded in death by her husband of 55 years, June Burton Finkbiner. Cremation. 

The family will receive friends at the home of Craig and Susan Czuczejko on Saturday, January 30, 2010, from 2 to 4 p.m. A private inurnment will follow at a later date. 

Josephine is survived by her children, daughter and son-in-law, Susan and Craig Czuczejko of Blue Springs; their daughters and sons-in-law, Catherine and Benjamin Paynter, and Rebecca and Elijah Greene; and great-grandchildren, Emma Catherine and Charles Greene; son and daughter-in-law, Robert and Kara Finkbiner of Blue Springs and their children Bradley, his wife Amy, Stephen and Kristen Finkbiner; and son and daughter-in-law John and Karen Finkbiner of Lee’s Summit, and their daughters Jill, Paige and Brooke Finkbiner. Also surviving are Josephine’s sister Laura Licata of Lee’s Summit and many nieces and nephews.

The family suggests memorial contributions to John Knox Village Hospice, 400 NW Murray Road, Lee’s Summit, Mo., in memory of Josephine for their kind and compassionate care.