Paul D. Stark


Paul D. Stark, 80, of Gardner, KS, passed away July 12, 2019 at Olathe Hospice House. Cremation. No services. Arrangements: Bruce Funeral Home, Gardner, KS (913) 856-7111. Condolences may be left at

Paul was born June 9, 1939 in Tuscumbia, MO to William and Mattie Gertrude (Dixon) Stark. He served in the US Marine Corps for nine years. Paul married Joyce Elaine Luttrell on April 28, 1967 in Brumley, MO. He worked as a mechanic for Trans Am for over ten years. Paul loved to fish and hunt and was crazy about watching Western movies. He will be missed by family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents; five brothers and four sisters. Paul is survived by his wife, Joyce, of the home; daughter, Sherry Kay and husband James Morris, Oskaloosa, KS; son, Joseph Lynn Stark, Leavenworth, KS; brother, Elijah Stark; two sisters: Arzina and Birdie; eight grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.