Lawrence Wayne Hedden
Lawrence Wayne Hedden, 62, of Kansas City, Missouri, passed away July 4, 2012 at St. Luke’s Hospital. A Visitation will be held at 1:00 pm, Sunday, July 8, 2012 at Amos Family Chapel, 10901 Johnson Drive, Shawnee followed by a Memorial Service at 2:00 pm. His cremated remains will be interred at Leavenworth National Cemetery at a later date. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to the Paralyzed Veterans of America, 4801 E. Linwood Blvd, KCMO 64128.
Larry was born February 15, 1950 in Wichita, Kansas. He joined the US Marines at the age of 17, serving two tours in Vietnam. He served with distinction and was honorably discharged after three years of service.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his younger brother. He is survived by three sons, Travis, Toby and Joe; his sister, Peggy, brother James and other extended family.