Obituaries

Obituaries

Larry S. Plummer 1938 - 2007

Funeral services for Larry S. Plummer, 69, Lee's Summit, Mo., will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Lawrence Funeral Chapel. Burial will follow in Oak Ridge Cemetery in Perry.Mr. Plummer died Monday, Sept. 10, 2007, at Sunrise Assisted Living Center in Leawood.He was born May 18, 1938, in Topeka, the son of Eugene G. and Isabelle M. Ploughe Plummer. He graduated from Perry Rural High School in 1956. He attended Kansas University and Washburn University, where he was a member of Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity.Mr. Plummer served in the U.S. Air Force Reserves. He was a member of St. Matthew Lutheran Church in Lee's Summit. He served as a site property manager and event and meeting planner for the Kroh Brothers and later for the Marion-Merrell-Dow Companies in Kansas City, Mo., for many years.Survivors include his companion, Joan Frakes, Lee's Summit; a daughter, Michelle "Shelley" Baker, Fort Collins, Colo.; a sister, Lorna G. Brammell, Kansas City, Mo.; and five grandchildren.The family will receive friends from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the chapel before the services. The family suggests memorials to St. Matthew Lutheran Church of Lee's Summit, sent in care of Barnett-Chapel Oaks Funeral Home, P.O. Box 416, Oskaloosa 66066 or Lawrence Funeral Chapel.