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Dixie Lou (Young) Getty, 67, of Kansas City North, passed peacefully into Heaven on April 13, 2014 at KU Medical Center, surrounded by family. Visitation will begin at 10:00 a.m., followed by a service celebrating Dixie's life at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, April 17, at Northland Abundant Life Worship Center, 7700 N. Church Road. Graveside services will be at 2:00 p.m. Thursday at Freeman Cemetery, Freeman, MO. Memorial contributions are suggested to the KU Medical Center Palliative Care Unit or to Northland Abundant Life Worship Center. Dixie was born February 10, 1947, in Kansas City, MO, the daughter of Harry Oliver and Pauline (Bradshaw) Young. Along with her parents, Dixie was preceded in death by her husband, Lawrence George Getty, in 1997. Dixie and her husband, Larry, owned and operated Burry Truck Line and Toppers Laundry in Kansas City before retirement. Survivors include her children, LaDonna Shelton and husband Shane, Lawrence Geoffrey Getty and wife Debbie, Kathryn Harrison and husband Shawn; grandchildren, Jacob, Shane, Gage, Hunter, McCandlys and Aislinn; brother, Paul Young and wife Betty; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was a proud and adoring mother and grandmother, and will be greatly missed by all. You may share a message with the family or sign an on-line guest book via www.parklawnfunerals.com. Arrangements: Park Lawn Northland Chapel (816) 781-8228.
Published in Kansas City Star on Apr. 15, 2014
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