Lawrence ‘Larry’ R. Heffron, 77
Lawrence “Larry” R. Heffron, a resident of Grey Eagle, passed away July 14, 2012, at Diamond Willow Assisted Living in Little Falls.
Funeral services were held Tuesday, July 17, at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Grey Eagle, with Pastor Ronald Tibetts officiating. Burial was at Moses Dane Cemetery in Burtrum.
Larry was born May 11, 1935, in Burtrum, to the late Harold and Ellen (Larson) Heffron. He grew up in Burtrum and attended school at the Burtrum School House. Larry was united in marriage to LaVonne Kutter, Aug. 13, 1955, on Big Birch Lake south of Grey Eagle. He was employed at the Lutheran Care Center in Little Falls, as the maintenance director from 1964 until he retired in 2000. Larry enjoyed hunting, fishing, and going for rides on his motorcycle. He had a true love for the outdoors and he taught his children and grandchildren how to enjoy it. Larry was greatly loved and will be dearly missed.
Larry is survived by his children, Laura (Dan) Holmgren of Crystal, Loren (Joyce) Heffron of Little Falls and Lonnie (Sara) Heffron of Carlos; eleven grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren. Larry is preceded in death by his wife, LaVonne Heffron; parents, Harold and Ellen Heffron; and grandmother, Florence Heffron.
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