Muriel Forsberg Obituary

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Muriel Elaine Forsberg

November 5, 1925 - June 3, 2014
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Muriel Elaine Larson Forsberg, 88, of Overland Park, Kansas, passed away on June 3, 2014. The funeral service will be held at 11AM Saturday, June 7, at Community Covenant Church, 15700 W. 87th St. Pkwy. Visitation will be held at 10:00 AM at the church prior to the service. Private Burial will follow the funeral at Mount Moriah Cemetery. Muriel was born in HangChow, China on November 5, 1925 to missionaries who returned to America shortly after her birth. She graduated from Westport High school, and continued on to business school and to work as a secretary in a paper company in downtown Kansas City. Muriel was married to Floyd N....
Muriel Elaine Larson Forsberg, 88, of Overland Park, Kansas, passed away on June 3, 2014. The funeral service will be held at 11AM Saturday, June 7, at Community Covenant Church, 15700 W. 87th St. Pkwy. Visitation will be held at 10:00 AM at the church prior to the service. Private Burial will follow the funeral at Mount Moriah Cemetery.
Muriel was born in HangChow, China on November 5, 1925 to missionaries who returned to America shortly after her birth. She graduated from Westport High school, and continued on to business school and to work as a secretary in a paper company in downtown Kansas City.
Muriel was married to Floyd N. Forsberg on March 12th, 1949 and they were married 64 years.
Muriel was also actively involved in the Evangelical Covenant Church throughout her life, singing in choirs, teaching Sunday School, and volunteering her time. She was proud of her large close knit family, made up of seven brothers and sisters, and her swedish heritage. She lovingly raised her two daughters, and served as Girl Scout Cookie Chairman, dress and costume maker, and baker extraordinaire.
Muriel is lovingly survived by her daughters, Sharon Kay and her husband Jurgen Welge, Lynda Joy and her husband Doug Christensen and their two children, brother Eugene Larson, sisters Phyllis Johnson and Alyce Hawkinson, and other family and friends.
Muriel was preceded in death by her parents Reverend Leonard and Alice Bloomgren Larson, and her brothers Leonard, Warren and Quentin Larson. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be given to North Park University, 3225 W. Foster Ave., Chicago, IL 60625 or KC Hospice House, 9221 Ward Pkwy., Ste. 100, Kansas City, MO 64114.
Arrangements under the direction of Mount Moriah & Freeman Funeral Home, Kansas City, MO.

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