Lawrence Arthur “Larry” Coker, 61, North Manchester, passed away at 6:15 a.m. on Sunday, May 8, 2016, at his residence. He was born on Dec. 6, 1954 in Avilla, to Lawrence T. and Agnes M. (Lash) Coker.
He attended Avilla High School and formerly worked as a truck driver for Pierceton Trucking in Pierceton, IN. He grew up in the Avilla / Kendallville area and moved to North Manchester in 1976.
He is survived by his daughter: Candice Coker of Fort Wayne; son: David (Amy) Luckenbill of Pekin, Ill.; four grandchildren; mother: Agnes Coker of Wolcottville; sister: Kim Lantz of Topeka; two brothers: John Coker of Deland, Fla.; and Rick (Lisa) Coker of Wolcottville.
He was preceded in death by his father, daughter: Sunshine Coker; son: Rick Coker; and brother: Lee Allen Coker.
Cremation will take place at Cremation Services of Kosciusko County, 4356 N. St. Rd. 15, Warsaw, IN. No public services will be held.
Preferred memorials may be given to the Donor’s Choice.