Midwest Cremation and Funeral Services, LLC
(March 19, 1967 - October 18, 2014)
Laura was born to Jimmy and Carol Root on March 19, 1967, in Iola, KS. She had a wild and adventurous childhood in Valentine, NE. She graduated high school in McCook, NE, class of 1985. She then attended college with her husband, Dave, to be a paramedic. She loved going camping and floating down the river. She was very creative and loved to plan and decorate events.
The happiest times of her life were spent with her husband and two daughters, Melissa and Kayla. She had a special bond with her nieces and nephews. She will be missed by many.
Laura is survived by her parents, Jimmy and Carol Root; her siblings, Jimmy Jr, Kelvin, and Deb; husband, David; and daughters, Melissa Loveless, and Kayla Small and husband Kyle; soon-to-be born granddaughter, Hattie Small; as well as numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews; and her beloved Chihuahua, Sadie.
A celebration of Laura's life will be held at 10:30 AM, Thursday, October 23, 2014, in the James River Church, Ozark, MO, with Pastor Mark Wright officiating.