March 11, 1926 - October 20, 2021
Martha Dundon (Thompson) Furey, Age 95, passed away on October 20, 2021 in Prairie Village, Kansas. Martha was predeceased by husbands David Clark Thompson, Clement A Furey and her son Lewis Dundon Thompson. She is survived by children David C. Thompson (Lynne), Elizabeth T. Hamby (Roger), James T. Thompson (Kristal), John H. Thompson (Ann), Step-children Michael Furey (Nancy), William Furey (Debi), Patty Jones (Rick), Jeffrey Furey (Carolyn), James Furey (Vickie), Grandchildren Charlotte Smith, Elizabeth Van Erem (Dustin), Christopher Hamby, Mary Thompson, David Thompson, Jack Thompson, Max Fairlamb, Robert Baumgarten, Wendy Furey, Mac Furey, Richard Jones, Katie Whitten (Alex), Matthew Jones, Julianna Furey, Spencer Furey, Hayden Furey Stuhr (Rob), Hale Furey and Chase Furey and 12 great grandchildren. Martha was born in Glen Ridge, New Jersey in 1926. She graduated from Glen Ridge High School and Allegheny College. Martie taught kindergarten in NJ and Philadelphia prior to her marriage. She was active in many civic causes including serving as President of The Women’s Branch of NJ Historical Society, Junior League of Newark, Kappa Kappa Gamma Alumni in NJ and Cape Cod; serving on the Board of Trustees at her alma mater, Allegheny College and on the Board of Trustees for Blair Academy, Blairstown, NJ. Martie was President of Park Liberty and Dale Realty Corp in Bloomfield New Jersey. Martie and Clem retired to Osterville, MA and spent many years enjoying Cape Cod. In 2010 they moved to Kansas City to be closer to family. Martie’s greatest joy was spending time with her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. For all who will not be able to attend the funeral please join us virtually. The live stream video will be posted on Van Tassel Funeral Home Facebook page on Friday, October 29 at 11:00 AM. Also we will be live streaming from the Cemetery approximately around 12:15 PM.
Martha Dundon (Thompson) Furey, Age 95, passed away on October 20, 2021 in Prairie Village, Kansas. Martha was predeceased by husbands David Clark Thompson, Clement A Furey and her son Lewis Dundon Thompson. She is survived by children David... View Obituary & Service Information
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