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Lori Schlarbaum Kimm

VINTON: Lori Schlarbaum Kimm, 46, died Monday, August 13, 2012 at St. Luke's Hospital in Cedar Rapids following a sudden illness.

A Mass Of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, August 16, 2012 at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Vinton with Father Ardel Barta as Celebrant. Interment will be held at Evergreen Cemetery in Vinton. Friends may call at Phillips Funeral Home Chapel, 212 E. 6th St., in Vinton from 5 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday. A Scripture Service will begin at 8 p.m.. A Memorial Fund has been established.

Lori was born November 22, 1965 at Cedar Rapids to Roger and Joyce (Abernathy) Schlarbaum and graduated from Vinton's Washington High School in 1985. She then graduated from the American College of Hairstyling and has owned and operated "Loris' Barber Shop" in Vinton since 2000.

She was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church in Vinton and loved camping, gardening, and playing golf. Her greatest pleasure came from spending time with family and friends and attending her son, Jared's sporting events.

Her memory will be cherished by her special friend, Todd Rosonke of Vinton; her daughter, Kelsey Kimm and son , Jared Kimm, both of Vinton; her parents, Roger and Joyce Schlarbaum of Vinton; her brothers, Kevin (Jackie) Schlarbaum of Mt. Auburn, and Scott Schlarbaum of Vinton; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her nephew, Brent Schlarbaum.

Lori will be remembered for her cheerful personality, her infectious laugh and her kind nature.

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My heart goes out to all Lori's family. May God be with you! Lori- it has been years since we have seen each other- but glad I got a few conversations in with you on FB!!
With my Greatest Sympathies
Tammy (Yocum) Paddock
By: Tammy (Yocum) Paddock on August 14th 8:04pm
My thoughts and prayers go out to all the family. Lori was an amazing woman with a positive spirit. God Bless.
By: Lisa Coots-Schooley on August 15th 9:47am
So very sorry for your loss. Words can not really help your pain right now. But just know thier are so many friends and relatives that are will be thier for all of you in an instant.
By: Penny Ohrt on August 15th 11:35am
We are so sorry to hear of Lori's passing . She was such a lovable young lady. And her smile and laugh were priceless. May time and memories heal your hearts.
By: Vicky & Kent Buckingham on August 15th 8:02pm
So sad to hear of Lori's passing - she was an amazing, wonderful, kind and patient person. She had a fantastic sense of humor that everyone enjoyed. The heavens are rejoicing in her arrival and her memories will keep her spirit and love close.
By: Cody WalkerHolmes on August 15th 8:53pm
We are sadddend to hear of your sudden loss. We remember Lori when she used to cut our hair at Darrel's.
She always had a smile and pleasnt way about her. She will be a great loss to the Vinton community.
By: Louise And Glen Pry on August 15th 9:30pm
Lori was a very special lady, she did my Mom's hair and always took such special care of her, i remember her kindness and happy spirit she will be greatly missed.thoughts and prayers go out to her family.
By: Jill Blank Gualtier on August 16th 11:16am
Lori was a great friend with a awesome smile and patient with alot things and she had a great sense of humor I will miss her too God bless on the loss of a very sweet person
By: Brenda Albers on August 16th 12:52pm
Lori will be missed in alot of ways. We will have to renember the good n happy times with her.
By: Diane Poorman on August 16th 1:40pm
we are going to miss Lori she was an nice woman she is my prayers we had some fun times together we love u lori i just wish u could of cut my 2 girls hair and my hair one more time you was the best we love u girl
By: Glynna Kearns on September 14th 10:00pm

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