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Loren Glee Tarr
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Birth: Dec. 1, 1926
Kansas, USA
Death: Aug. 13, 1992
Kansas, USA


Loren Glee Tarr, 65, Lawrence, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Warren-McElwain Mortuary. The Rev. John McCauley will officiate. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery. Alford-Clarke Post No. 852, Veterans of Foreign Wars, will conduct graveside services.

Mr. Tarr died today, Aug. 13, 1992, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.

He had been a resident of Lawrence for the past 43 years. He previously lived in Leavenworth.

Tarr was a machinist and mechanic. He retired from Kansas University in 1988. He was an instrument maker in KU's Learned Hall. He formerly was employed at DuPont and Kansas Color Press.

He was born Dec. 1, 1926, in McLouth to George and Grace Quesenbury Tarr.

He was a life member of Alford-Clarke Post No. 852, VFW, serving as a post commander. He also was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles No. 309.

He was a merchant seaman before World War II and served in the U.S. Army during World War II and the Korean Conflict.

He married Rose Farrell on Oct. 7, 1949, in Leavenworth. She survives of the home.

Other survivors include

two sons,
Allen, Lawrence, and Matthew, Galveston, Tex.;

a brother,
Leonard, Lawrence;

seven sisters,
Ruey Champion, Grace Wiley and Iva Torneden, all of Lawrence, Vivian Zule, Sylvia Tarr and Norma Tarr, all of Leavenworth, and Zelma Sanders, McLouth;

and four grandchildren.

Thursday, August 13, 1992


Family links: 
  George Rufus Tarr (1877 - 1939)
  Grace Lee Quesenbury Tarr (1884 - 1975)
  George Leonard Tarr (1903 - 1994)*
  Ruey Isabel Tarr Champion (1905 - 1998)*
  Virinda Grace Tarr Wiley (1907 - 1998)*
  Eunice Venie Tarr (1909 - 1965)*
  Iva Lee Tarr Stevens - Torneden (1912 - 2005)*
  Amy Rose Tarr (1915 - 1917)*
  Vivian Marie Tarr Zule (1918 - 1992)*
  Sylvia Arlin Tarr (1921 - 2014)*
  Loren Glee Tarr (1926 - 1992)
  Zelma Gay Tarr Sanders (1928 - 2014)*
*Calculated relationship
Memorial Park Cemetery
Douglas County
Kansas, USA
Maintained by: Dorothy Hazel Tarr
Originally Created by: A & R
Record added: Dec 24, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 23541512
Loren Glee Tarr
Added by: Dorothy Hazel Tarr
Loren Glee Tarr
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Dear 1st cousin 1x removed Loren Glee Tarr, In Remembrance, [Family connection through your father George Rufus Tarr (1877-1939), my grand uncle]
- Dorothy Hazel Tarr
 Added: Oct. 22, 2012

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