Marianne Joan McKean passed peacefully in her sleep on October 25, 2018.
She was born in St. Louis, MO to Cornelius and Vera Kleffner. Marianne married her high school sweetheart William (Bill) McKean and they enjoyed 60 years of marriage and raising their four children. They enjoyed the love and laughter of eight grandchildren and one great-grandson. Marianne also enjoyed building their business - Creative-Coldsnow Artist Materials and Framing - from one store in 1978 to three stores in Missouri, Kansas and Iowa today.
The family will celebrate her life and memory privately. Donations suggested to the Parkinson's Foundation at http://www.parkinson.org/heartland.