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Larry Jewell

May 1, 1945 — December 13, 2021

Van Wert

Larry R. Jewell, 76, of Van Wert, passed away at 4:53 PM on December 13, 2021 at Van Wert Health Emergency Room.

He was born on May 01, 1945, in Haviland, the son of the late Cecil and Ruth (Goeltzenleuchter) Jewell. On November 12, 1979, he married Pam Schaffner.

Larry enjoyed black powder rifle shooting and was an avid fisherman. He was also a Metal Detector and Harley Davidson enthusiast.

Larry worked in maintenance at Scott Equity Exchange from where he retired.

He is survived by his wife, Pam Jewell of Van Wert; children: Melissa (Josiah) Floro of Decatur, IN; Stacy (Chad) Small of Arizona; Jason Jewell of Van Wert; brothers: Rick and Dennis Jewell; as well as five grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, Larry was preceded in death by a brother and two sisters.

A graveside service will be held at 10:30 AM on Saturday, December 18th, 2021 at Woodland Cemetery, 10968 Woodland Ave. Van Wert, OH 45891.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Larry`s memory may be sent to the American Cancer Society.,

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Arrangements have been entrusted to Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home & Crematory, 722 S Washington Street, Van Wert, OH 45891.
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