Frances Marie Schulenberg, 74, of Independence, Missouri, passed away January 25, 2009 at her home.

Frances was born September 22, 1934 in Kansas City, MO the daughter of James Leroy and Oveta Julia (Colley) Calvin. She retired in 1998 from Truman Neurology Center in Kansas City, MO as a Certified Medical Technician.

Frances was preceded in death by her husband of 50 years, Edgar Roy Schulenberg, in March of 2002, a son Edgar Schulenberg III in 1989 and a daughter Yvette Keesee in 2000.

Survivors include 3 daughters, Yvonne Malbaff of Indep, MO, Anette Baley and husband Michael of Advance, NC, and Denise Large and husband Cy, of Sugar Creek, MO. 10 Grandchildren and 23 Great-grandchildren.

The family suggest in lieu of flowers, contributions to Kansas City Hospice, 9221 Ward Parkway, Suite 100, Kansas City, MO 64114. Graveside services will be 2:00 P.M., Thursday, January 29, 2009 at New Salem Cemetery. Visitation will be 7 to 8:30 P.M., Wednesday, January 28, 2009 at New Salem Funeral Home. Arrangements, New Salem Funeral Home & Cemetery 816-796-8600.