Archive for Wednesday, January 4, 2006

Obituary: Edward S. LaForce


January 4, 2006

Graveside services for Edward S. LaForce, 82, Basehor, will be 11 a.m. Monday, January 9, 2006, at Glenwood Cemetery, Basehor.

Mr. LaForce died Sunday, Dec. 25, 2005, at his home. He was born Dec. 28, 1922, in Wyandotte County, the son of Walter and Margaret (Debus) LaForce.

He worked as a welder and machinist for the Kansas City, Kan., Board of Public Utilities and the Kansas City Railroad Terminal, Kansas City, Mo. Mr. LaForce served in the Merchant Marines in World War II. In 1965, he married Doris R. Jones. She survives, of the home.

Other survivors include a brother, John P. LaForce, Philadelphia.

Quisenberry Funeral Home, Tonganoxie, is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be sent to

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