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Harriet Leslie Vipond

December 10, 1958 - June 4, 2022


Harriet Leslie Vipond died June 4, 2022. She was born Lester Harry Vipond December 10, 1958 in Allegany, Maryland to Ernest Harry Vipond and Bertha Grace (Spearing) Vipond.


Lester attended Bishop Walsh High School in Cumberland, Maryland. He served in the United States Air Force from 1978 to 1999 and retired with the rank of Master Sergeant. After his military service, he attended school and became an LPN, and worked with Alzheimer patients at care centers in the Kansas City area.


In 2019, he changed her birth name to Harriet Leslie Vipond.


She was preceded in death by her parents and an infant daughter, Samantha. She is survived by her partner, Deborah Vipond; sons Spencer and Thomas; daughter Sabrina; two grandchildren, Jessie and Glenna; brother Dennis Vipond (Bonnie); sister Mary (Bernard) George and sister Phyllis (Ralf) Ruedinger and many nieces and nephews.


A Celebration of Life will be held on July 10, from 2 to 5 PM at Quivira Park, 11901 Quivira, Overland Park, KS.


In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association  or the National Center for Transgender Equality,

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Celebration of Life
Quivira Park
11901 Quivira Rd.
Overland Park
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Date of Service:
Jul 10 ,2022
Time of Service:
2:00 pm
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Rebecca Owens Jun 26 ,2022

Friend ,Overland park ,Kansas

Harriet will be greatly missed. She was funny. Smart and a friend of mine enjoyed our talks fly high. Harriet