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Obituaries

Obituaries

Myrtle Leora McCabe 1919 - 2008 Lawrence

A funeral Mass and inurnment for Myrtle Leora McCabe, 89, Lawrence, will be at a later date in Denver.Mrs. McCabe died Friday, May 9, 2008, at Pioneer Ridge Retirement Community. She was born Jan. 24, 1919, on a farm outside Waldron, the youngest daughter of Delker and Addie Shaw.Mrs. McCabe was orphaned at age 11 and lived with her older sister in Hutchinson, where she graduated from high school in 1937. She later moved to Denver and lived there for 56 years.She married John McCabe in 1946. He died in December 2004.Survivors include her son, Steven, and wife Annie, Lawrence; a granddaughter, Stephanie McCabe; and great-granddaughter, Cavan.She was preceded in death by seven siblings.The family suggests memorials to the Lawrence Humane Society, sent in care of Lawrence Funeral Chapel.Online condolences may be made at <a href="http://www.barnettchapeloaks.com">www.barnettchapeloaks.com</a>.