LARRY NEIL VANDERFORD
1943 - 2021
Larry Neil Vanderford, age 78, entered eternal rest on June 4, 2021 at his home in Dearing, Kansas. Larry was a construction worker all his life and provider for his family. He enjoyed music, fishing, hunting, cars, and shooting his guns.
Larry was born February 26, 1943 in Wichita, Kansas and was preceded in death by his parents William Theodore and Ella Mae Wright Vanderford, sisters Bertha Faye, Cecil Rae, Patti Brand, and brother Stanley Eugene.
Left to cherish his memory are his daughter and son-in-law, Debbie and Dr. Mike “Butch” Gioia of Riverside, Missouri, daughter Shari Guajardo of Oklahoma, son and daughter-in-law Robert “Bobby” and Aimee Vanderford of Oklahoma, son Tommy Vanderford of Oklahoma, daughter Brooklyn Smith of Coffeyville, KS, sister Bernice Raymo of Smithville, Oklahoma, sister Darline L. Mitchell of Columbus, KS, sister and brother-in-law Billie and husband Charles Jones of Pittsburg, KS, sister and brother-in-law Linda and Andrew Gingery of Coffeyville, KS, sister Glenda Gascon of Iowa, grandchildren Destiny and husband Dr. Wade Roberts of Kansas City, Missouri, Hunter Vanderford of Oklahoma, Jamie and Chelsea Vanderford of Kansas, April and John Guajardo of Oklahoma, great grandchild Ivy Roberts, many nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends. Cremation has taken place under the direction of Ford Wulf Bruns Chapel.
2 Timothy 4:7- “I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith”
Larry is with our Loving Father, there are no scheduled funeral services at this time.