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Laura Belle Kathryn Darwent

Laura Belle Kathryn Darwent, 85, of Moberly, Missouri, passed away at Ravenwood Terrace on December 27, 2020. Laura Belle was born November 11, 1935, to Frank and Loretta (Weggs) David in Moberly, Missouri. She married Walter Bentley Darwent. Laura Belle loved life and her family. She enjoyed bird watching and reading up on the different types of birds. She loved roses and being outside. She was preceded in death by her husband, Walter Bentley Darwent; daughter, Sandra Darwent; grandson, Michael Bonham; and son, Larry Darwent. Laura Belle is survived by her son, Kenneth (Lori) Darwent of Columbia, Missouri; daughters: Susan (David) Sharp of Sturgeon, Missouri, Sherry (David) Bonham of Moberly, Missouri, and Sheila Points of Moberly, Missouri; sisters: Mary Lou Minor of St. Peters, Missouri and Carol Kehoe of Springfield, Missouri; daughter-in-law, Ina Darwent of El Cajon, California; 22 grandchildren; and 15 great grandchildren. A private family service will be held at the Million Taylor Funeral Homes with burial to follow at Oakland Cemetery. In lieu of customary remembrances, the family asks that memorial contributions be made to Compassus Hospice, 1701 A Prospect Drive, Macon, Missouri 63552. To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of Laura Belle Kathryn Darwent please visit our Sympathy Store.

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So sorry to hear of Aunt Laura's passing!! My favorite memories of her and Uncle Charlie and the family was at Christmas time at Gramdma David's house. Those times hold a special place in my heart :heart:

Wanda Finnigab Dec 30 2020 12:00 AM

She was a wonderful person. Always made sure to call us to call and let us know she was thinking of us. Thoughts and prayers for you and your family.

Doug & Dena Embree Dec 29 2020 12:00 AM

I am so sorry to see of Aunt Laura’s passing, always had a smile and such a good heart will be greatly missed. Joyce Ann

joyce gordy Dec 29 2020 12:00 AM

Grandma Laura babysat my daughter April for several years. She loved April and April loved her like her own grandma.

Cindy Smith Dec 29 2020 12:00 AM