Larry Dean Ouverson, age 76, a resident of Peel, Arkansas passed away Monday, May 14, 2018 at Cox South Medical Center in Springfield, Missouri, as a result of an auto accident.
Larry was born August 19, 1941 in Fertile, Iowa, the oldest son of Virgil and Virginia Ruth Ouverson. He was a graduate of Fertile High School Class of '61 and served his country in the United States Air Force where he trained in aircraft electrical mechanics. A Master electrician, Larry was a member of both IBEW Local 601 and UAW Local 31 in Kansas City, Kansas. After a number of years working for Union Pacific Railroad he was employed by General Motors at the Fairfax, Kansas plant until his retirement. Larry was a past Commander of VFW Post 5606 in Kansas City; an avid collector or WW II memorabilia; and enjoyed restoring older Ford vehicles and bass fishing. He was the proud owner of a fully restored 1956 Ford Victoria and a member of the Crown Victoria Association in Bryant, Ohio.
Larry is survived by his wife Judy of the home; his daughters: Jo Lynnda Krum of Kansas City, Missouri; Anngela Ouverson of Rockford, Illinois; Ericka Myers of Crown Point, Indiana; two brothers: Roger Ouverson (Susan) of Vinton, Iowa; Dennis Ouverson of Sebring, Florida; four grandchildren; one great-grandson; plus many nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held by the family at a later date in Kansas City, Missouri.
Memorials made in Larry's name to Cox Health Foundation at www.coxhealthfoundation.com for the Pediatric Urgent Care Center would be welcomed, as well as memorial donations to Peel Volunteer Fire Department. Highway 125 NW, Peel, AR 72668
Arrangements are by Roller-Burns Funeral Home in Yellville, Arkansas.