John S. Larkin, 74, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, March 28, 2018.

A memorial service will be held at a later time.

John was born Feb. 26, 1944, in Kansas City, Kan., to Thomas Larkin and Constance Shirley (Monberg) Larkin.

He is survived by his son, Thomas Larkin (wife Laurinda); daughter, Angel Casper; six grandchildren; one great-grandson; and his long-time partner, Maggy Kirby.

Memorial donations may be made to the Central Missouri Humane Society, 616 Big Bear Boulevard, Columbia, Mo. 65202.

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