Larry L. Rohrer

Born: Wed., Sep. 19, 1945
Died: Fri., Mar. 10, 2017


Graveside Service

Location: Graceland Cemetery


Visitation

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Thu., Mar. 16, 2017
Location: Earl-Love Funeral Home


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Larry L. Rohrer

Larry Lee Rohrer, age 71, Claypool, passed away Friday evening March 10, 2017 at his residence, doing what he loved best, bringing his wife of 52 years, Carolyn, safely home from yet another of their many life’s journeys.

Following Larry’s wishes, there will be no formal funeral service, but there will be a public visitation and viewing at Earl-Love Funeral Home, 811 East Rochester Street, Akron, Indiana on Thursday, March 16, 2017 from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. Burial will be in the Graceland Cemetery, Claypool with a private graveside ceremony.

Larry was born September 19, 1945 in Claypool to Noble and Myra (Scott) Rohrer.  He graduated in 1963 from Mentone High School and a year later married the girl next door and love of his life, Carolyn Konkle.

Growing up on the farm put Larry’s keen ability to fix things to the test.  Larry would eventually use those skills to form his own business; Larry’s Appliance Service, serving the North Manchester and surrounding communities for nearly 30 years.  Larry didn’t meet a problem he couldn’t solve and was known for doing it the right way, endeavoring to educate along the way.

Larry loved and cared for his children and grandchildren with the same remarkable ability, helping them laugh when they wanted to cry, showing the way when life presented it’s many roadblocks, and always seeking the truth and bringing you along for the journey.  He is loved and will be dearly missed.  He made it home.

Larry is survived by his wife, Carolyn; his son Nathan and daughter Darla (Scott) Miller; his grandchildren: Chas Wilson, Brooklyn (Jack) Wilson, Ashley Miller, Madeleine and Hannah Rohrer; his great-grandchildren: Chaston and Alannah Wilson; his brother Leon (Darlene) Rohrer; his sister: Linda (Dave) Lock; and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, friends and neighbors.  Larry was preceded in death by his father Noble and mother Myra; his sister Janice Method and his daughter-in-law Lori Colvin Rohrer.

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Shiver Family
   Posted Mon March 13, 2017
It is with great sadness that we offer our condolences to Carolyn, Nathan, Darla and the entire family. We have known each other for to many years to count and were blessed to be able to spend time with Larry and Carolyn on their trip to Florida this year. God bless each of you and know that we are praying for peace during this time. Larry and mama Sue are sitting with God now and watching over us all.....

Diana (Smith) Rhoades
   Posted Mon March 13, 2017
Carolyn & family,
Thought and prayers to all of you.
Diana
Class of 1964

Beth Glenn
   Posted Mon March 13, 2017
My deepest sympathies. Larry was a wonderful man and I know he will be missed beyond words.

Greer and Otis Wallace
   Posted Tue March 14, 2017
Carolyn,
You and your family are in our prayers. May your faith and precious memories help you to find peace in the passing of your wonderful husband Larry.
God bless!
Greer and Otis Wallace


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