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Obituaries

November 21, 2013

Karen Larimore

NORMAN — Karen Larimore was the youngest of 10 children, born May 14, 1946.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Archie F. White and Iva White; sisters Jean Wood and Barbara McMurtry; one brother, James White; and one grandson, Daniel Ray Merrell.

Karen was born and raised in the Norman and Oklahoma City area. She met her husband, Dale Larimore, on an arranged date by friends, and they were married two months later.

Karen traveled with him to duty stations in the U.S. but were separated for a year during his military service. They just celebrated their 49th anniversary and were looking forward to the 50th next year.

She is survived by her four children, Christine, Wayne, Jeff and Greg; her brothers Bruce White, Al White, Harold White and Richard White; and sisters Pat Hughes and Judy Frank.

Karen enjoyed visits with her 11 grandchildren and one great-grandson, which brought great happiness for her. She has been a very good wife and partner with her husband and will be truly missed by all.

Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Saturday in John M. Ireland Funeral Home chapel, 120 S. Broadway St. in Moore. Interment will follow at Norman IOOF Cemetery.

Services are under the direction of John M. Ireland Funeral Home.

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