Laura L. Larr

Laura Lee Larr, 77, of Huntington, died Dec. 9, 2008, at 11:01 p.m. at Lutheran Hospital, Fort Wayne.

Mrs. Larr was a homemaker and a member of the Markle Church of Christ. She graduated from Huntington High School in 1950.

She was born June 9, 1931, in Monroe, MI, to Carl and Irene Emley Garrett. She married Joseph B. Larr on Nov. 20, 1954. Her husband preceded her in death on Sept. 7, 1999.

Survivors include two sons, Walter Larr and Kenneth Larr, both of Markle; three daughters, Brenda Sagstetter, of Markle, and Linda Larr and Cindy Larr, both of Huntington; two brothers, Dennis Garrett, of Huntington, and Dean Garrett, of Kimmel; a sister, Cristine Shockley, of Maryville, TN; six grandchildren; two stepgrandchildren; and eight stepgreat-grandchildren.

A funeral service was held Dec. 13, 2008, at the Markle Church of Christ, with Brian Lakin and Gerald Moreland officiating. Burial was at Star of Hope Cemetery.

Preferred memorials are gifts to the Markle Church of Christ in care of McElhaney-Hart Funeral Home, 715 N. Jefferson St., Huntington, IN 46750.

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