Ben Paul Lasswell
Ben Paul Lasswell, age 67, of Republic, Missouri, went to be with our Lord on Monday, July 31, 2017, at the MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas. He was born April 17, 1950, in Lebanon, Missouri, the son of Benjamin Purl and Mary Alverta (Shiner) Lasswell.
Ben was a 1968 graduate of Poplar Bluff High School in Poplar Bluff, Missouri. He graduated from UMKC School of Pharmacy in Kansas City, Missouri and was a local Pharmacist at the Price Cutter Pharmacy in Aurora. He was a member of the Republic United Pentecostal Church, an avid golfer, and enjoyed spending time with his dog Karson.
On December 12, 1982, he married Anne Holman in Monett, Missouri.
He is survived by his wife, of 34 years, Anne; two sisters, Hilda Medley of Goddard, Kansas and Susan Lasswell of Crane, Missouri and two nieces.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Ben and Alverta, and one niece.
A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, September 18, 2017, at the Crafton-Cantrell Funeral Home in Aurora. Burial will follow at the Maple Park Cemetery in Aurora.
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