Shirlee J. Larsen, 78, passed away Saturday, October 31, 2020 at her daughter’s home in Independence, MO.
She was born May 26, 1942 in Hutchinson, KS, the daughter of Charles E. and Velda J. (DeNoon) Sharp. She grew up in Newton, KS and graduated from Newton High School and later from Tarkio College.
Shirlee retired from Olin Corporation and later was the Manager for the American Legion Post 21, Independence, MO. Shirlee was active with Mid-America Mensa, BPOE Elks Lodge #26 –KCMO, Beta Sigma Phi Sorority, American Legion Auxiliary, and the VFW Auxiliary. [Read more…]