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Larry David Robeson

November 8, 1941 ~ April 22, 2022 (age 80)


Larry David Robeson, 80, of Van Wert passed away on April 22, 2022 at his residence while surrounded by his loving family. He was born on November 8, 1941, in Van Wert, the son of the late Franklin and Mary Ellen (Shingledecker) Robeson. On November 05, 1966, he married the love of his life, Linda Sue (Leiter) Robeson. Together, they shared years of memories.

Larry was a 1960 graduate of Van-Del High School and served in the Army National Guard from 1962 -1969.  He worked  for International Harvester and Teleflex before retiring from Ford Motor in Lima. Larry was also a member of Calvary Evangelical Church and of Van Wert Lodge #218 Free and Accepted Masons.

Larry enjoyed playing golf and cheering on the OSU Buckeyes. For many years he coached the Red Devils Softball Team in the summer league. Larry was also an Elvis fan and could watch westerns all day long.

Surviving are his wife, Linda Sue Robeson; daughter, Nicole (Keith) Money; son, Shad L. (Sarah) Robeson; brother, Ronnie Robeson; grandchildren: Tyler (Becca) Money; McKayla (Jordan) McGough; Payton Money; Tessa and Baker Robeson; great grandchild, Kaylynn Money, all from Van Wert; as well as a great grandchild due in October and numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be from 1 to 3 PM on Sunday, May 1, 2022 at Calvary Evangelical Church,
10686 Van Wert-Decatur Rd, Van Wert, OH 45891 where a private celebration of life will follow.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Larry`s memory may be sent to Donations to Calvary Evangelical Church.

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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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May 1, 2022

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Calvary Evangelical Church
10686 Van Wert-Decatur Rd
Van Wert, OH 45891

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