Age 69 of Wheelersburg, passed away peacefully at home on Sunday, August 19, 2018. He was born July 29, 1949 in Crum, WV to Ollie and Pauline (Castle) Conn. Larry graduated from Wheelersburg High School, class of 1967 and was of the Baptist faith. He worked for years in pipeline construction. In his spare time he enjoyed watching Nascar as well as working on cars and trucks. Larry had the reputation of being able to fix anything.
He is survived by his wife, Judy; three siblings, Joe (Susan) Conn of Canton, Ollie Conn, Jr. of Wheelersburg, and Kathy Conn Wardlow of Wheelersburg; one step-daughter, Shannon Bender of Minford; two grandchildren, Ty and Jessica Bender of whom he was very proud; many nieces and nephews whom he also loved and who made him proud. He was preceded in death by his parents.
A Celebration of Larry’s life will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, August 22, 2018 at D.W. SWICK-NELSON FUNERAL HOME in Wheelersburg with Pastor Blaine Etterling officiating. Interment will take place at the convenience of the family. Friends may call from 5 – 7 p.m. prior to the service. Memorials in Larry’s name can be made to SOMC Hospice in Portsmouth. Online condolences may be shared at www.DWSwickNelsonFuneralHome.com.