Larry W. Newsom

Larry W. Newsom, age 66, of Warsaw, Missouri, passed away Monday, January 22, 2018 at the Bothwell Regional Health Center in Sedalia, Missouri. He was born on November 19, 1951 in Pryor, Oklahoma the son of George Layton and Belva (Petersen) Newsom.
He grew up in Kansas City, Kansas and graduated from Wyandotte County High School in 1969. On June 2, 1973 he was united in marriage to Susan Terrell in Woodland Park, Colorado. They made their home in Woodland Park until moving to Warsaw in 1975. Larry was employed as a Consumer Supervisor for Yamaha Motorcycle until he retired in 2017.
Larry is survived by his wife, Susan, of the home, four children; Tamara Gapasin, and her husband Ernesto, of Ozark, Missouri, Ryan Newsom, of Warsaw, Matt Newsom, and his wife Amanda, of Warsaw, and Tyler Newsom, and his wife ReAnne, of Orlando, Florida, five grandchildren; Zack, Emma, Joshua, Elijah and Ella, one sister Joan Scott, and her husband Jim, of Mound City, Kansas, a brother, Mike Newsom, and his wife Sandy, of Woodland Park, Colorado, several nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Arrangements for his cremation are under the direction of the Reser Funeral Home. A private family memorial will be held at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to the Benton County Cancer Fund or the Bothwell Foundation to go towards the Susan O’Brien Fisher Cancer Center. Those memorials may be made in care of the Reser Funeral Home 101 W. Main Street Warsaw, Missouri 65355.