Passed away peacefully at Hospice surrounded by his family on December 11, 2012 at 76 years of age. Beloved husband of Elizabeth (Betty Lou) with whom he celebrated 53 years of marriage. Loving father of Larry Jr. & Shareen, Linda & Don Malchow and Janice & Brian Wirch. Cherished granddad of Christopher and Nickholas, Jesse and Josey, Justin and Brayden. Survived by his brother Bill (Shirley) and sister Margaret (Martyn). Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Larry was an employee of Ford Motor Company for 35 years. A special thank you to Suki, Daisy and Anna from Paramed for their kindness and support during these difficult years. Also thank you to Hospice Residential (House of Love) for everything, words will never be enough. At Larry’s request, donations to Hospice Residential Home would be greatly appreciated by the family. Visiting Thursday  3-5 & 7-9 pm. Funeral service to celebrate Larry’s life will be Friday 1 pm at Families First 1065 Lauzon Rd. East Windsor 519-969-5841. Interment Victoria Memorial Gardens. Share memories, photos or make a donation online at


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