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Vanderveer Kirk, 86, Overland Park, KS passed away May 20, 2013, at the Forum in Overland Park. Memorial services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday, May 24, at the Porter Funeral Home, 8535 Monrovia Lenexa, KS 66215. Vanderveer was born in 1926 in Trinidad, CO, as the fifth and final child of George and Georgia Kirk. After playing football for Yale University from 1944-1948 where he led all-purpose yards, Van joined the CIA where he met his wife, Rose Ann Jacobs. They returned to the US, raised three children, Tucker, Jeff, and Roxanne, and were married for nearly 50 years. He spent the majority of his career traveling around the world teaching sales techniques for Sales Analysis Incorporated, a company which he shared with his brothers, Doug and Cameron. His family, friends, children, and eight grandchildren will all dearly miss him. He was known for his charismatic personality and bright unending sense of humor. (Condolences may be expressed at: Arr: Porter Funeral Homes & Crematory, Lenexa, KS (913) 438-6444) Porter Funeral Homes and Crematory
Published in Kansas City Star on May 23, 2013.
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