Larry L. Sandy, 78, of West Burlington, went to be with his Lord and loved ones at 3:22 PM Tuesday, February 14, 2017, at the Great River Medical Center in West Burlington.
Born December 18, 1938, in Media, IL, he was the son of Harold and D. Pauline Miller Sandy.
He was a 1957 graduate of Gladstone-Oquawka High School.
On April 3, 1960, he married Sandra K. Gibbs at Bethany Lutheran Church in Burlington.
He retired from J.I. Case Company in 2001 after 30 years.
Larry was a member of Masonic Lodge Oquawka 123, Eagles Aerie 150, UAW #807, Big Hollow Recreation Area, Ducks Unlimited, NRA and Bethany Lutheran Church. His interests included hunting and fishing with friends, cooking and enjoying all sport events.
Survivors include his wife; two sons, Jeff and Jim Sandy both of Burlington; one grandson, Grant Sandy of Burlington; two sisters, Nancy Stevenson of Gladstone, IL, Becky Brill of Burlington; special sister-in-law, Donna Miller of West Burlington; three nieces and two nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, grandson, Garrett, daughter-in-law, Renee, in-laws and four brothers-in-law.
Visitation will be from noon until 7:00 PM with the family to receive friends following a 5:00 PM Masonic Memorial Service until 7:00 PM Sunday, February 19, 2017, at Prugh~Thielen Funeral Home.
The funeral service for Mr. Sandy will be 11:00 AM Monday, February 20, 2017, at Bethany Lutheran Church with Pastor Paul Hermansen officiating. A time of food and fellowship will be held at Bethany Lutheran Church following the service.
A memorial has been established for Bethany Lutheran Church.
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