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Obituary for Lillian LaVelle Wolfe (Cutshall)

Lillian “LaVelle” Wolfe, 83, of Atchison, KS, passed away Sunday, October 3, 2021, at St. Luke’s, Lee’s Summit, MO.

Memorial graveside service will be held at 2:15 PM on Monday, October 18, 2021, at Sumner Cemetery with The Rev. Dr. Rachel Dannar officiating. The family will receive friends from 1:00 to 2:00 PM prior to graveside service at the Becker-Dyer-Stanton Funeral Home. Memorials are suggested to Sumner Cemetery or American Heart Association and may be sent in care of funeral home. Words of comfort for the family may be left at

LaVelle was born February 3, 1938, in Dubois, NE, the daughter of Howard and Lillian (Wanrow) Cutshall. She worked for Saunders Manufacturing for twenty-five years. LaVelle loved spending time with her grandchildren & great grandchildren. In early days she enjoyed horse shows, trail rides & competition. After retirement, Huck and LaVelle traveled, camped, fished & danced their hearts away. They followed her favorite band, Diesel Smoke, wherever they played & was considered one of their favorite fans. LaVelle loved her country music! She also crafted over 30 Swedish Embroidery (aka Huck Embroidery) quilts, collected birdhouses & blue antique dishware in her spare time.

LaVelle married Charles J. Wolfe on April 6, 1952, in Holton, KS, he preceded her in death on November 1, 1996, and a significant other Huck Hagan on July 27, 2015. Survivors include a son, Terry (Stacey) Wolfe, Atchison, KS, two grandchildren, Tara (Chris) Munsterman, Kansas City, MO, Zachary (Melissa) Wolfe, Atchison, KS, great grandchildren, Avery, Hudson, Hallie and Josie with a baby girl on the way and a half-sister, Melinda Caudillo, TX.

She was also preceded in death by her parents, a brother LaVon Cutshall, half-sister, Claudia Busenbarrick, and stepsister’s, Dolly Cutshall and LaVerne Rash.