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Tuesday, March 23, 2021

Obituary - Lori Ann Light

Lori Ann Light, age 58, of Overland Park, Kansas, passed away on Thursday, March 18, 2021.

A memorial service will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, March 25, 2021 at Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 310 Johnston Pkwy, Raymore, Missouri 64083.

Lori was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on March 5, 1963 to Jac C. Behm and Carol (Lohoefener) Behm. She graduated from Belton High School in 1981. She later returned to education and obtained her Bachelor’s degree in 1993 from the University of Missouri – Kansas City. Lori was a woman of Lutheran faith, attending services at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Raymore as well as Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church in Olathe. She loved soccer and was a fervent supporter of local Kansas City teams, past and present. Lori’s boisterous and infectious laugh will be remembered by all that knew her.

Lori is preceded in death by her father, Jac C. Behm; mother in law, Judy Light; and nephew Kyle Behm.

She is survived by her mother, Carol Behm; significant other, Bobby Poole; son, Joshua Light (Lori); two brothers, Richard Behm (Kim) and Roland Behm (Ellen); and sister, Mellodie Ellis (Joseph).

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to, the Mayo Clinic online at or by mail at Department of Development, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St. SW, Rochester, MN 55905. Contributions may also be given to the KU Medical Center, The University of Kansas, 3901 Rainbow Blvd., Kansas City, Kansas 66160.