ALEXANDRIA — Lawrence L. “Larry” Oary, 66, of Sarasota, Fla., died Saturday, June 7, 2014, in Hospice Hospital, Sarasota, after an extended illness.
Larry was born in Battle Creek, Mich., on Feb. 20, 1948, and was the son of Harry W. Oary Sr. and Eva (McCallum) Parker.
Larry had been a chef at several Sarasota area restaurants.
Survivors are his daughter, Amie (Greg) Hood of Alexandria; brothers, James M. “Jimmie” Oary of Jacksonville, Fla., and Harry W. Oary Jr. of Texas; sisters, Lydia Oary Haveman and Leslie Oary Hines, both of St. Augustine, Fla. Also surviving are his five grandchildren, Austin Broshar, Jared Oary, Wil Hood, Melody Hood and Harmony Hood.
Private services will be held later at the convenience of the family.
Whetsel Funeral Service of Alexandria is handling the local arrangements.
Whetsel Funeral Service is honored to serve the family of Larry Oary.
Online condolences and other expressions of sympathy at www.whetselfuneralservice.com and www.theheraldbulletin.com.