G. Juanita Greenquist, 95, of Topeka, passed away Wednesday, January 16, 2019, the daughter of Oscar and Cassie (Martin) King. She was born September 24, 1923 in Topeka, Kansas.
She was employed by the Santa Fe Railroad for 41 years, retiring as a clerk in 1985.
She was a member of the First United Methodist Church where she was active in the Women’s Group and the Togetherness Sunday School Classes. She was a member of the Santa Fe Old Tenner’s Club, N.A.R.F.E. Union and the Highland Park Solo’s. She loved reading, applique quilting and working in the yard. She also loved to travel and took trips every year.
She married Russell "Swede" Greenquist on May 16, 1948 in Topeka, Kansas at the First United Methodist Church. He preceded her in death on September 23, 1980. Survivors include a brother, Oscar (Violet) King, sister-in-law, Leta King and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her, sister, Murel (Kiah) Wyatt, brothers, Lee (Ann) King, Elmer (Clara) King, Harold (Elise) King, Alvin (Maddy) King, Bob King and her parents.
A Funeral Ceremony will be at 1:30 pm., Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at the First United Methodist Church, 600 SW Topeka Blvd., Topeka. Interment will follow at Mount Hope Cemetery & Funeral Chapel, in Topeka. Memorial contributions may be made to First United Methodist Church 600 SW Topeka Blvd. Topeka, KS 66603.
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