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Lawrence "Larry" Morgan

Lawrence “Larry” Morgan, 87, of Shawnee, KS, passed away May 1, 2019 at the Olathe Hospice House after a courageous battle with Parkinson’s. He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Carolyn; daughter, Patty Morgan Osbern; grandchildren, Zach and Carolyn Osbern.


Larry was born and raised in Atchison, KS served in the Korean War and spent 42 years in Manhattan, KS, where, after 35 years of employment as a Customer Engineer, he retired from IBM. He and Carolyn moved to Shawnee, KS in 2001 to be closer to their grandchildren. Larry could build and fix anything and would lend a helping hand to anyone. He did so very much for and with his two grandchildren. They were his pride and joy. He and Carolyn built and enjoyed a vacation cabin north of Durango, CO for over 30 years. He was loved and will be deeply missed.


Due to unforseen circumstances, all services have been postponed. Please continue to check this page for details will be posted once they are avaliable. 


The family requests that in lieu of flowers, donations to the following: (online donation) or mail to Honor Flight Lone Eagle, Inc.; Attn: Meredith Rosenbeck; 175 S. Tuttle Rd.; Springfield, OH 45505 or to the Olathe Hospice House; Olathe Health Charitable Foundation (OHCF); 20375 W. 151st St., Ste. 363; Olathe, KS 66061.


Additional Service:
Services at Later Date


Fred and Shirley Jepson May 06 ,2019

IBM friends ,Topeka ,Kansas

Carolyn - we are so sorry to read of Larry's death. We enjoyed times we spent together during days at IBM. We send our thoughts and prayers! Fred and Shirley Jepson

Debradee Sewell May 06 ,2019

friend ,lenexa ,Kansas

My Morgan family, I am so sad that my friend Larry is no longer with us on earth.He was smart and funny.I enjoyed talking to him and serving him in our dining room.I am blessed to have known him.Carolyn and Patty please know that if you need anything or simply want to talk,I am here for you.I hope to be able to attend your celebration of life for Larry.I will keep checking for further details. Love,Debradee