Larry Dean Peery
Larry Dean Peery, age 61 ,of Richards, Texas, formerly of Laddonia, Missouri, passed away at his home on April 22, 2017, following a brief illness.
Funeral Services were held on April 26, 2017, at the Richards United Methodist Church with Rev. Eric Dehmer officiating.
He was born on October 30, 1955, in Hannibal, Missouri, to Dean Edward and Catherine Lancaster Peery.
Larry was an industrial mechanic and worked in the logging industry for more than 20 years and was an avid hunter and fisherman. He was known in his community as a loving and caring person who watched out for his friends and neighbors. He was also known for his fish frying ability and will be greatly missed at the local gatherings.
Survivors include his fiancé, Kathleen Swaney; a son, Lucas and wife Colleen Peery; and a daughter, Krystal Vannoy; grandchildren, Grace, Eli and Priscilla Peery and James and Libby Vannoy; his mother Catherine Peery; a brother, Tom and wife Elaine Peery; two sisters, Linda Tucker and husband, Gary, and Kathy Peery. Numerous nieces, nephews, relatives a nd friends also survive.
He was preceded in death by his father, Dean Peery, and his maternal and paternal grandparents.
Larry was a 1973 graduate of Van-Far High School.