Obituaries

Obituaries

Harry F. Flora 1910 - 2008 Lawrence

Inurnment services for Harry F. Flora, 97, Lawrence, will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday in Memorial Park Cemetery in Lawrence.Mr. Flora died March 20, 2008, at Kansas City Veterans Medical Center in Kansas City, Mo.He was born April 3, 1910, in White Bear Lake, Minn., the son of Reid B. and Nannie E. Bergsten Flora. He grew up in Conception Junction, Mo. He moved to Denver in 1963 and then to Lawrence in 1975.Mr. Flora served in the U.S. Army during World War II from 1941 to 1945. He worked for General Motors in Kansas City, Mo., from 1933 to 1946 and then ran DePuy and Flora Standard Service from 1946 to 1963. He worked for a new car dealership in Denver until he retired in 1975.Mr. Flora married Pauline Katherine Carman on June 29, 1933, in Kansas City, Kan. She died in 1995.Survives include a son, Don D., Lawrence; three grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.Online condolences may be sent at <a href="http://www.rumsey-yost.com">www.rumsey-yost.com</a>.