Neef, Norine Margaret (nee Hanrahan) Age 67, died suddenly, Saturday evening, Dec.29, 2012 at Lawrence Memorial Hospital in Lawrence, KS. She was born in Joliet, IL, January 8, 1945 to the late Pollard and Elizabeth Hanrahan. Norine was the beloved mother of Jason (Wendy) of Leawood, KS, Nolan of Willowbrook, IL, and Nealy (Eric) Peters of Shawnee, KS. Grandmother of six McKenna, Caden, Maeve, Bianca, Drey, Emmitt, Malloy, Conley and sister of Nadine (Carl) Schroeder and Jay (Vicki) Hanrahan, both of Lemont, IL. She was also a dear aunt to numerous nieces and nephews. Norine was a graduate of Lemont High School and The University of Southern Illinois, BA. Norine retired from Nordstrom in Oak Brook, IL in 2010 where she worked for 17 years and achieved numerous "Pacesetter" sales awards. After retiring, Norine relocated to Lawrence, KS and assumed the responsibility of House Director for the Sigma Kappa sorority at the University of Kansas. Norine was devoted to her children and grandchildren and took great pride in her Irish heritage. She was a long time member of St. Patrick's church of Lemont, IL and St. Mary's Immaculate in Plainfield, IL. She always kept her Catholic faith at the forefront of her life. Norine's family will receive friends at Markiewicz Funeral Home in Lemont, IL on Thursday, January 3rd from 2:00-8:00 p.m. A funeral mass will be held at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Lemont, IL on Friday, January 4th at 11:00 a.m. Interment St. Patrick Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials in Norine's memory can be made to Jason Neef, 14707 Rosewood Dr, Leawood, KS 66224.