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Larry W. Cartmill

April 15, 1952 — March 11, 2019

Larry William Cartmill, of Harrisonville, Missouri was born April 15, 1952 in Ottawa, Kansas the son of Max William and Vada Elaine (Welton) Cartmill. He departed this life on Monday, March 11, 2019 at the Menorah Medical Center, Overland Park, Kansas surrounded by love and family at the age of 66 years, 10 months and 24 days.

On October 6, 1984, Larry was united in marriage to Nancy Joyce Patterson in Pleasant Hill, Missouri.

Larry was the Administrative Director for Heritage College in Overland Park, Kansas until his retirement in 2016. He graduated from Ottawa High School in 1970, Emporia State University in 1975 and Ashbury Seminary in 1978. Larry was an active member and board director for the United Methodist Church, Harrisonville and a mentor and sponsor for Alcoholics Anonymous. He enjoyed spending time with horses, his grandchildren and having family gatherings. Larry was a loving husband, father, grandfather, son and brother. We had 35 blissful years together. He will be missed by all who knew and loved him.

Larry is survived by his wife, Nancy Cartmill of the home; 5 children, Kelly Bagby, Harrisonville, Missouri, Shawn (Perry) Smith, Flemmington, Missouri, Robert (Jacque) Bagby, Warrensburg, Missouri, Joshua (Emily Burke) Cartmill, Breaux Bridge, Louisiana, Luke Cartmill, Tualatin, Oregon; 8 grandchildren, Amber Skibicki, Taylor Geneser, Daniel Bagby, Dillyn Berschauer, Grace Bagby, Paul Bagby, Rosalie Cartmill and Henry Cartmill; 3 great-grandchildren, Ryleigh Geneser, Bentleigh Skibicki and Blakely Geneser; his parents, Max and Vada Cartmill; 2 sisters, Marie (Lyman) Adams, Hillsboro, Kansas and Jill (Ron) Anderson, Lawrence, Kansas; other relatives and many friends.

Cremation. A Celebration of Life Service will be 7:00 p.m., Friday, March 15, 2019 at the United Methodist Church, Harrisonville, Missouri.

Family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m., Friday, March 15, 2019 at the church.

Family suggests memorial contributions may be made to the Casco Area Workshop, Harrisonville, Missouri.

Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Dickey Funeral Home, Harrisonville, Missouri.
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Friday, March 15, 2019

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