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Larry Street

Larry Street, 77, of Fountain City, passed away at home on Saturday, January 20.
   He was born in Richmond, Indiana on October 16, 1940 to Kenneth and Josephine Smith Street. He served in the US Air Force during the Vietnam War.
   Larry retired from Dana Corporation after 30 years of service. He taught many kids the game of basketball and always strived to serve as a positive role model for area youth. He was an avid bicycle rider and basketball fan. He enjoyed spoiling his grandchildren and was also active in the Richmond Senior Center. For the past few years, Larry served on the Fountain City Town Board and oversaw the water dept. He attended the Fountain City Wesleyan Church.
   Larry will be missed by his wife, the former Joyce A. Thomas, who he married on March 21, 1959; daughters, Karen Sutton and her husband, Don; Teresa Schnick and her husband, Bryan; Julie Wisecup and her husband, David; and Susan Parks; six grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
   Larry was preceded in death by his parents, four sisters and two brothers.
   Larry’s life will be celebrated at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, January 24 at the Smith-McQuiston & Webster Funeral Home, 321 US 27 South, Fountain City. Pastor David Anderson will officiate. Interment with military rites will follow in Willow Grove Cemetery.
   Family and friends may gather from 4-7 p.m. on Tuesday, January 23, at the funeral home.
   Memorial contributions are encouraged for the Bob White Memorial Scholarship, c/o Northeastern High School, 7295 US 27 North, Fountain City, IN 47341.

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Joyce, I am saddened to hear of Larry's passing.  As you know he was our cousin.  Being that I live in Cincinnati, it is hard to keep up with the family.  Please accept our condolences.  When Larry, my brother Dick and I were kids, we would play cowboys and Indians.  Larry was always Roy Rogers, I was Dale Evans and I guess Dick was the Indian.  We had great times as kids.  Larry will be missed, even though we didn't see each other often.  Our prayers for you and your family.

Charlotte Smith Ferguson Feb 2 2018 12:00 AM

The family would like to thank each one of you for the outpouring of love, friendship and prayers everyone has given us.  This is a very difficult time for our family and we appreciate all the love.  Thank you

Julie Street-Wisecup Jan 27 2018 12:00 AM

So very sorry to hear of your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Bob & Donna Barth Jan 23 2018 12:00 AM

My sincerest condolences to the family.  May you find comfort in your treasured memories and in knowing that God is "close to the brokenhearted and to those who are crushed in spirit he saves." (Psalm 34;18)He has promised to soon "swallow up death forever ... and wipe away the tears from all faces." (Isaiah 25:8).  I hope your family will find comfort from Gods promises during this most difficult time.

PD-GA Jan 23 2018 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers

Kay kreiner turner Jan 21 2018 12:00 AM

Very sorry to hear of your loss. Thoughts and prayers are with you and your family, Julie.

Shari (Stemple) Lewan Jan 20 2018 12:00 AM

Thoughts and prayers with you during this time of sorrow.  So sorry for your loss.

Susan (Toschlog) Hutzell Jan 20 2018 12:00 AM

I'm sorry for your loss guys and im sorry I can't make it to the calling. Larry was a great man and did a lot for me over the years. I'll never forget all of the hall of fame classics we attended together over the years. That was something I looked forward to every year. Thank you Larry for making me the basketball fan I am today

dustin smith Jan 20 2018 12:00 AM

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