Virgil Luce JR

Virgil Luce JR, 84, Kansas City, Missouri passed away April 21, 2016 at home.  A visitation will be held 6:00 – 7:00 PM, Thursday, April 28, 2016 at Heartland Cremation & Burial Society, 6113 Blue Ridge Blvd, Raytown, Missouri.  Funeral services will follow at 7:00 PM.  Graveside services will be held at Highland Memory Gardens, Des Moines, Iowa, 1:00 PM, Friday, April 29, 2016.

Virgil was born October 2nd, 1931 in Des Moines, Iowa.  He was a furniture salesman in Kansas City for many years.  Virgil served his country Honorably in the United States Army during the Korean War where he earned two Bronze Battle Stars, a Korean War Service Medal, United Nations Service Medal and two overseas bars.  He will be remembered for his love of sports, fishing and upholstering.

Virgil is preceded in death by; father, Virgil O. Luce, mother, Lucille Luce; sisters, Bonnie Henderson and Barbara Williams.  He is survived by: children, Kristi Luce, Phoenix, Arizona, Mona Cato, Medford, Oregon, Ricky Luce, Des Moines, Iowa, Jeffrey Luce, Des Moines, Iowa, David Earlston, Belton, Missouri, Tonie Clark, Jacksonville, Florida, Cindy (Ron) Pennington Matthews, Ft Worth, Texas, Jaye (Jay) Ingram, Kansas City, Missouri; grandchildren, David A Earlston, Raymore, Missouri, Clint Earlston, LeMoore, California, Taylor Presutti, Jacksonville, Florida and Dorothy Ingram, Kansas City, Missouri.


  1. Ev Cochran on April 25, 2016 at 10:14 am

    Cindy, So very sorry for the passing of your Dad. Peace and love be with you at this time of sorrow in your heart.

  2. Lovie Reynolds on April 25, 2016 at 10:44 am

    Cindy, my condolences to you and your family. So sorry for you loss. God bless you all.

  3. kathryn barmore /Davis on May 18, 2016 at 9:29 am

    An old classmate so sorry to hear. Not many of us left anymore.Blessings to your family.

  4. evelyn (highland) davis on May 19, 2016 at 8:39 am

    So sorry to get this message about Virgil. Classmate from junior high (w.irving) and north high (june 1949).Sympathy to the children.

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