Larry passed away peacefully at home with his loving wife, Nancy (nee Riley) of 35 years, his loving daughter, Cindy and Doug Jackson, and his caring granddaughter, Megan and Chris by his side.
He also leaves his daughter Heidi (Dan) Weber-Kohn. Proud stepfather to his loving sons and their families: Craig (Jane) Noakes and Kevin (Nicola Scott) Noakes.
Missed immensely by his treasured grandchildren: Angellica, Christopher, Peter, Robert, Megan, Mallory and special Grandpa Larry to James, Jillienn and Ella.
He will be missed by his loving sister-in-law, Barb/Gail (Bob) Hanson, Andrea and Peter.
Larry leaves his last surviving sibling, Renate (Manfred) and many family in Germany, especially Yvonne. River will miss their nightly rituals and his coffee!
Larry loved travelling,fishing, hunting, golfing with his Dupont, Ajax buddies and cutting firewood, but his passion was having a great vegetable garden to feed his family.
A self taught handyman, Larry would take on any job, big or small, with determination to do the best job possible.
Cremation has taken place. At his request, there will be no service.
Online condolences may be made at Barnes Funeral Home.
If desired, a donation in his memory to Sick Kids Foundation or a CHARITY of your choice would be appreciated.