Delores Mae Larimore

Delores Mae Larimore, 75 years and 15 days old, passed away on Aug. 14, 2016, at her home with her family by her side.

Delores was born July 30, 1941 in East St. Louis, Ill., to Fred Willis and Mary Ellen (Henneberry) Clark.

Delores was a lifetime member of the Girl Scouts USA, a lifetime member of Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxilary, a lifetime member of the American Legion Ladies Auxilary and a member of the Missouri Nurses Association.

Delores was a Christian and  a member of St. Leo’s Catholic Church in Ava, Mo.

Delores enjoyed crotcheting and playing bingo.

Delores was preceded in death by her parents; one brother, William Edward Clark; and one sister-in-law, Patricia Clark.

Delores is survived by her sons, Steve and Esmeralda Larimore, Conroe, Texas,  Vince Larimore, Springfield, Mo., and Thomas Larimore, Ava, Mo.; eight grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; one brother, Fred Clark; one sister, Mary Engle; and other relatives and friends.

Funeral services for Delores will be Friday, August 19, 2016 at 10 a.m. in the St. Leo’s Catholic Church, Ava, Mo. Officiating will be Father Paul Wightman. Visitation will be Thursday from 6-8 p.m. at Clinkingbeard Funeral Home, Ava, Mo. Burial will be in the Ava Cemetery, Ava, Mo. Memorials can be made to the Disabled American Veterans (DAV).

Online condolences may be made to www.clinkingbeardfuneral home.com.