Larry Wayne Kirk, 61, Bethany, MO passed away Thursday, February 1, 2024, at a St. Joseph, MO hospital.

He was born on May 13, 1962, the son of Lester and Maxine (Hunt) Kirk.

Wayne is survived by his brother, Vernon Kirk of Lamoni, IA; cousin, Joe Simms, and several cousins on his father’s side.

Graveside Services and Burial will be held at 1:30 p.m. Monday, February 5 at Sharon Chapel Cemetery, Mt. Moriah, MO under the direction of Roberson Funeral Home, Bethany, MO. The family will receive friends from 12:00-1:00 p.m. Monday at Roberson Funeral Home, Bethany, MO. Memorials may be made to the Bethany Animal Shelter in care of Roberson Funeral Home, P.O. Box 46, Bethany, MO 64424. Online condolences may be left at