Larry A. Thomas, 83, Warsaw, passed away at 8:42 p.m. Saturday, July 10, 2021, at Lutheran Hospital of Indiana in Fort Wayne. He was born June 22, 1938, in Warsaw, to Max and Frances (Reese) Thomas.
He graduated in 1956 from Atwood High School and was a lifetime Atwood and Warsaw area resident. He was married Dec. 22, 1956, in Atwood, to June E. Haney who survives. He retired as the owner and operator of Sugar Hill Trucking in Warsaw after several years and formerly drove truck for General Electric for 15 years.
He was a member of the Otterbein United Methodist Church in Atwood.
He is survived by his wife; two daughters: Anitra (Gerry) Hicks of Leesburg; and Rachele (Jim) McKenzie of Atlanta; son, Phillip (Shelly) Thomas of North Manchester; eight grandchildren: Carrie, Marc, Stacey, Nick, Todd, Sam, Abby, and Katie; 13 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Cremation will take place at Cremation Services of Kosciusko County, 4356 N. SR 15, Warsaw. Visitation will be from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Thursday, July 15, at Otterbein United Methodist Church, 306 E. Main St., Atwood. Memorial services will be at 11 a.m. on Friday, July 16, in the church with Pastor’s James McKibbin & David Banning officiating. Private burial will take place in the Oakwood Cemetery.
Preferred memorials may be given to the Otterbein United Methodist Church, 306 E. Main St., Warsaw, IN 46580 or American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 15829, Arlington, VA 22215. To send condolences to the family of Larry Thomas, please visit www.cremationserviceskc.com