Mr. Lawrence "Larry" Niemi

  • Born: August 30, 1938
  • Died: March 23, 2014
  • Location: Overland Park, Kansas

Johnson County Funeral Chapel and Cemetery

11200 Metcalf Avenue
Overland Park, KS 66210

Tel. (913) 451-1860

Tribute & Message From The Family

Lawrence Valentine Niemi (Larry), age 75, of Overland Park, KS passed away on March 23, 2014 at Menorah Medical Center. A memorial service will be at 1:30 pm on Thursday, March 27, 2014 at D.W. Newcomer's Sons Johnson County Chapel, 11200 Metcalf Ave., Overland Park, KS. Visitation will be from 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm at the chapel.
Larry was born on August 30, 1938 in Warrenton, Oregon. He was raised in Northern Minnesota and moved to Overland Park in 1972. Larry married Phyllis Kay Spurlin on March 28, 1964. They were married 50 years. He was a devoted husband, father, friend and NASCAR fan.
Survivors include his wife, Phyllis, three children; Grace (Rick) Starr of Mission, Daniel (Katheryn) Niemi of New York, and Melinda (Todd) Senseney of Overland Park, a granddaughter, Samantha Starr, three sisters, Marie (John) Hunt, Joan Sell and Janice (Jerry) Siedlecki, brother, Thomas Niemi and many nieces and nephews.

Condolence & Memory Journal

Death leaves a heartache no one can heal,
Love leaves a memory no on can steal.

I will always be thankful for the shared times, shared memories and shared joy with Larry.

Watch over us, as I know you will.


Posted by Ginny Dalessi - Livermore, CA - Cousin   March 26, 2014

Grace, I am truly sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you through all of this. If there is anything I can do, please don't hesitate to ask.

Your friend,
Tammy Snitkoff

Posted by Tammy Snitkoff - Lenexa, KS - Co-worker of Grace and Rick   March 26, 2014

I've worked with Melinda for several years and wish to extend my prayers and sympathies with the family. Blessings be upon all of you.

Posted by Methuria Ra*Shad - Overland Park, KS   March 26, 2014