Larry G. Metzger, 84, of Pierceton, passed away at 3:19 p.m. on Wednesday, April 14, 2021, at his home. He was born on March 23, 1937, in Laotto to Gale Everett and Kathryn J. (Cole) Metzger.
He graduated from Sidney High School and was a lifetime Sidney/Pierceton area resident. He was married on Dec. 20, 1970, In Illinois to Judy K. Phillips who preceded him on Aug. 7, 2019. He was a truck driver for most of his life and formerly worked at Warsaw Chemical in Warsaw, Metzger Trucking in Silver Lake, and Dickerhoff Trucking in Mentone.
He is survived by three daughters, Billie (Doug) Hook, Fort Wayne, Becky (Jeff) Sutton, Larwill, and Bambi (Sean) Thomas. Columbia City; one son, Brian (Libby) Metzger, Claypool; eight grandchildren and four great-grandchildren; one sister, Sue Henderson, Rockledge, Fla., and one brother, Val (Judy) Metzger, Warsaw.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, two grandchildren, Torie and Brody Metzger, and a brother, Howard Metzger.
Cremation will take place at Cremation Services of Kosciusko County, 4356 N. St. Rd. 15, Warsaw, IN. Private family burial will be in the Lakeview Cemetery in Larwill.
Preferred memorials may be given to the St. Jude’s Children Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105. To send condolences to the family of Larry Metzger, please visit www.cremationserviceskc.com.