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Willie Lee Quinn

March 13, 1943 ~ August 24, 2021 (age 78)

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Life's Reflection 

Mr. Willie Lee Quinn was born March 13, 1943 in Niles Michigan to Mr. James and Addie Lee Quinn. His parents, six brothers, and one sister preceded him in death. Mr. Quinn received his wings on August 24, 2021.

Willie Quinn served in the Vietnam War from 1967-1969 and loved sharing his war stories with whoever would listen.

Mr. Quinn worked at Great Lakes Container Company for 17 yrs. Givens Lumbar Company for 8 yrs. and Rebuilt Unlimited Transmission for 5 yrs. Mr. Quinn was well known and loved by the community in Olathe for his dedication to ringing the bell for the Salvation Army.

Mr. Quinn was a faithful member of David Murray Shepherd’s Chapel Church.

Willie will be missed by his siblings, Betty Quinn; Ann Hunter Calvin Quinn; and Terry Quinn of Kansas City, KS; Andrew Quinn Iowa, MN; and John Quinn Wichita, KS; Linda Sue Determine Quinn of Minneapolis, MN; a host of cousins, nieces, nephews, great-great nieces, and nephews, and a host of friends.

He will be missed and loved dearly.



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Private Family Farewell Service

Thatcher's Funeral Chapel
1520 North 5th Street
Kansas City, Kansas 66101

Private Graveside Services

Leavenworth National Cemetery
150 Muncie Rd
Leavenworth, KS 66048

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