On Oct. 19, 1937, he was born in Warsaw to Virgil and Pauline (Barth) Oswalt. He was united in marriage to Pauline Lovely in Pierceton, Ind., on February 7, 1981. She preceded him in death on May 26, 2012.
A lifetime resident of Warsaw, Larry had worked for various companies throughout his life, including Dalton Foundry, J.M. Gravel Pit, Barth R.V. and Ameri – Kan, where he worked until 2005. He loved racing cars at the Warsaw Speedway in the 1960’s and the early 1970’s.
Larry is survived by his children: Steve (Kathy) Oswalt, Talma, Lori (Tracey) Quier, Claypool, Rick (Tamara) Schuh, Tippecanoe, Mike (Charlotte) Schuh, Warsaw, and Wanda (Rex) Parrett, Larwill; his daughter-in-law: Debbie Oswalt, Warsaw; his uncle: John Wolf, Mich.; 26 grandchildren and 55 great grandchildren. Larry was loved by his family and will be greatly missed.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his son: Mark Oswalt; his brother: Bobby Oswalt; three sisters: Marilyn Oswalt, Virginia Schuh and Rose Tillman.
A memorial service will be at noon, Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014 in McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Warsaw, with Pastor Rex Parrett officiating. Burial will be at a later date.
Visitation hours will be from 10 a.m. to noon, Thursday, Dec. 4 in the funeral chapel.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions may be made to the Larry D. Oswalt Funeral Fund, C/o McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, 2290 Provident Court, Warsaw, Indiana 46580.
To sign the electronic guestbook or send online condolences, visit McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel’s website.