Lawrence "Larry" Magnuson, 86 of Payne, Ohio passed away Thursday, July 5, 2018 at Van Wert Inpatient Hospice Center.
Larry was born in Albion, Indiana on Nov. 17, 1931 a son of the late Glen & Margaret (Knox) Magnuson.
Larry proudly served his country in the U.S. Air Force and retried from General Electric in 1992 after 22 years of service. He enjoyed fishing and gardening & was an avid fan of Indiana University basketball, but his true love was his family.
He will be sadly missed by his wife, Margarita (Petrozziello); children, James (Erin) Magnuson of Kendallville, Steve (Tammy) Magnuson of Seattle, WA, William (Lora Farlow) Wobler of Decatur, Anthony (Marilyn Pastor) Wobler of Leipsic, Dennis Wobler of San Diego & Steven (Kathie) Wobler of Payne; 15 grandchildren & 22 great grandchildren.
He was also preceded in death by his grandsons, Zachary & Joshua Wobler & Ian Magnuson and sister, Frances
His funeral service is Monday, July 9, 2018, 11 am with viewing one hour prior at Dooley Funeral Home, 5761 SR 500, Payne, Ohio.
Viewing is also Sunday, 2-5 pm at Dooley Funeral Home, Payne.
He will be laid to rest in Wiltsie Cemetery with military honors.
Memorials are to Payne Fire & EMS.
Fond memories may be shared at www.dooleyfuneralhome.com
FLOWERS AND OTHER TRIBUTES MAY BE DELIVERED SATURDAY, BETWEEN 9 AM AND 12 NOON & SUNDAY BETWEEN 9 AM AND 12 NOON TO THE FLOWER ENTRANCE AT DOOLEY FUNERAL HOME, 5761 SR 500, PAYNE.