Larry Michael, age 70, passed away on Friday, May 25, at South Lincoln Medical Center in Kemmerer, from injuries sustained while working on his vehicle.
Larry was born on December 18, 1947, in Indianola, Iowa, the son of Norval J. and Mildred (Lathrop) Michael. Larry worked as a mechanic for most of his life, and lived in LaBarge for several years.
He enjoyed spending time in the outdoors, fishing, hunting and traveling. He enjoyed camping, and reading, and drinking beer. Larry served his country in the U.S. Air Force, and was released honorably. He is survived by his sisters, Diane Sweden of W. Burlington, Iowa, and Mari Jane Michael of Dallas, Texas; brothers, Gene (Kayla) Michael of Martensdale, Iowa, and Craig Michael of Des Moines, Iowa.
Larry is also survived by nephews Shawn, Jamie, Travis and Toby; and his brother Gene’s grandchildren, Troy, Tyler and Josie. Larry was preceded in death by his parents.
Graveside services and military honors will be conducted on Thursday, May 31, at 9:00 a.m. at the South Lincoln Cemetery in Kemmerer in the newer Veterans Memorial section of the cemetery.