Kathryne (Andrews) Larrick 2010 - 2010 Wellsville
Services for Kathryne (Andrews) Larrick, 87, Wellsville, will be 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 27, at Wilson’s Funeral Home in Wellsville. Burial will be in the Wellsville Cemetery.
Mrs. Larrick died Monday, Nov. 22, 2010 at her home.
She was born June 28, 1923, in Ryan, Okla., the daughter of George W. and Nola (Cantrell) Andrews.
She graduated from Waurika (Okla.) High School in 1942 and at the time of her death still belonged to the school’s alumni association, having provided scholarships for graduating seniors.
On May 4, 1944, she married Minor Larrick in Duncan, Okla., where he was serving in the Army and stationed at Fort Sill, Okla. After they married, Mr. Larrick returned to Fort Sill before being deployed to Europe in World War II; Mrs. Larrick returned to Tulsa, Okla., where she worked at Douglas Aircraft.
After the war, they moved to Edgerton, where they lived for 10 years. In 1955 they moved to Wellsville where they raised their family and farmed.
Mr. Larrick died in 1995.
Survivors include a daughter Linda K. Good, Wellsville; a son, Steve (Sharon) Larrick, Baldwin City; seven grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; a sister, Janice (James) Peck, Duncan, Okla.; and three brothers, Bud (Betty) Andrews, John (Peggy) Andrews and Bob Andrews, all of California.
A daughter Jane Jolene Larrick, died in 1973.
Visitation will be from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 26, at the funeral home.
The family suggests memorials to the Wellsville or Ottawa libraries, sent in care of Wilson's, P.O. Box 486, Wellsville, KS 66092.
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