Nancy Jane Johnson Christian, age 73 of Belton, MO passed away of natural causes Friday, 15 November 2019 in her home. Funeral services will be Friday, 22 November 2019 at 11:00 am at St. Sabina Catholic Church, located at 700 Trevis Ave, Belton, MO 64012, with a visitation being held in the same location Thursday, 21 November 2019 from 6:00 – 8:00 pm. Her ashes will be buried alongside her late husband of more than 30 years, Roger Leander “Buddy” Christian at the Lee’s Summit Historical Cemetery.
Mrs. Nancy Jane Johnson Christian was born in Kansas City, MO on 28 October 1946. She was an Electrical Sales Coordinator at Square D for more than 30 years before retiring. In her retirement, she joined the Piecemaker’s Quilting Guild, Raymore Quilt Guild, and the Raymore Lions Club to give back to the community where she lived for more than 35 years. Her hobbies and interests included traveling the country with her husband to numerous state and national parks, quilting, knitting, and spending time with her family.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Juanita Jewel Lassiter; father, Ira Amber Johnson, Sr.; brother, Ira Amber “Pat” Johnson, Jr.; and husband, Roger Leander “Buddy” Christian. She is survived by her daughter, Laura Pierce; son-in-law, David Pierce; stepson, Mike Boyer; daughter-inlaw, Lynn Boyer; grandchildren, Matt Boyer; Mark Boyer; Shannon Gersema; Mary Skaggs; Luke Pierce; Michael Pierce; Nicholas Pierce; great-grandchildren, Mikah Boyer; Jackson Boyer; Aiden Boyer; Makayla Gersema; Evalyn Pierce; and Anastasia Skaggs.