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Lawrence Wucher

August 25, 1943 — December 17, 2018


Lawrence Frederick “Larry” Wucher, 75, of Lee's Summit, was born, August 25, 1943, in Cincinnati, Ohio the son of Frederick and Flora (Germann) Wucher. He departed this life, Monday, December 17, 2018, at his home surrounded with love and family after a long battle with cancer.

Larry was a 1961 Ripley High School, Ripley, Ohio graduate.

On November 7, 1988, he was united in marriage to Joyce N. (Lynch) Shriver in Lee’s Summit.

Larry retired from the Sara Lee Corporation after 39 years of service in 2006. He enjoyed golfing, watching the Royals and Chiefs, and spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren.

Larry was preceded in death by his parents and one son, Lawrence F. Wucher, II.

He is survived by his wife Joyce of the home; 4 daughters, Lane M. (and Jimmy) Howell and Melissa McMahon, both of Hendersonville, Tennessee, Angela Vochatzer of Raytown, and Cherity (and Dale) Shriver-Porter of Lee’s Summit; 5 grandchildren, Natasha Deines, Jamey Howell, Caley Howell, Morgan McMahon, and Chelsea West; 2 great grandchildren, DeShaun and Journee; adopted grandchild Dominick Johnson; other relatives and many friends.

Funeral services were held Thursday, December 20, 2018, at the funeral home.  Father Curt Vogel officiated. Interment was in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery.  Casket bearers were Johnny Carter, Bill Lynch, Clay Morgan, Cole Morgan, Michael Osborn, and Dale Porter.

Visitation was held one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions are suggested to the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital and may be sent in care of the funeral home.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at

Arrangements: Stanley-Dickey Funeral Home, 203 N. Armstrong St., Pleasant Hill, Missouri 64080 (816) 540-5550.

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Thursday, December 20, 2018

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