Larry Allen Deter, 65, Milford, passed away Sunday, July 3, 2016, at home. He was born on Feb. 21, 1951, to Don and Goldie (Waggoner) Deter at Goshen Hospital and was raised in Milford. Larry married Marla Wagner on July 3, 1970. Larry retired from Builder’s Mart in Goshen, where he had worked for many years. He loved to watch westerns and could often be found playing one of his many guitars.
Larry is survived by his wife of 46 years: Marla Deter, Milford; two sons: Don Deter; and Shane Deter, both of Milford; and two sisters: Mary Ann Schrock, Lakeland, Fla.; and Janet Keim, Nappanee. He was preceded in death by a son: Matthew Deter; two brothers: Richard Crowel; and Robert Kelley; and two sisters: Lois Cummings; and Helen Gannon.
A graveside service in honor of Larry will be held at 3 p.m. Friday, July 8, at Milford Cemetery.
Mishler Funeral Home and Cremation Center is assisting the family with arrangements.