Larry Reed Jefferies, 78, Winona Lake, died Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2016 at Grace Village Retirement Center.
He was born Oct. 16, 1937, in Warsaw to Arnold R. and Lucille J. Jefferies. He graduated from Claypool High School in 1956 and married Sue Edington, Oct. 26, 1958 in Warsaw. He was a lifetime Kosciusko County resident and worked as a gas serviceman for NIPSCO. He retired in 1999 after 50 years of service to the company. He was a member of Pleasant View Bible Church where he was an interpreter for the deaf. He was also a church youth leader for AWANA and a long-time member of the Claypool Lions Club.
He is survived by his wife, Sue; his two daughters: Laura (Ken) Schue, Warsaw; Aimee (Bob) Hartwiger, Warsaw; four granddaughters: Mandy (Bret) Walters, Warsaw; Carol (Mark) Simmons, Leesburg; Brittany (Jake) Hereneen, Barbee Lake; Abbey Hartwiger, Warsaw; great grandchildren: Delaney and Cooper Walters, Warsaw; and a brother, Terry Jefferies, Center Point.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his brother: Robert Jefferies; and three sisters: Doris Wiltrout, Barbara Snider, Pat Haddon.
A visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 1, at Titus Funeral Home in Warsaw. Funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m., Friday, Sept. 2 at the funeral home. Pastor Ryan Petgen and chaplain Richard Anderson will officiate. Burial will take place at Oakwood Cemetery, Warsaw,
Memorials may be made to Kosciusko Home Care and Hospice, P.O. Box 1196 Warsaw IN 46581
Titus Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.