Larry E. Beach, 78, passed away Tuesday October 5, 2021 at IU Ball Memorial Hospital after an extended illness. He was born on July 26, 1943, in Muncie, Indiana the son of Gene and Thelma (Lindsey) Beach.
Larry attended Muncie schools and was a proud graduate of Muncie Central High School and married the love of his life Judith (Scott) Beach in 1967. He worked for Warner Gear for 38 years before retiring as a supervisor and was a member of the Warner Gear Club, meeting once a month with former employees. Larry enjoyed fishing, craft shows and was an accomplished woodworker. Friends who knew Larry commented that he always had a warm smile on his face.
Survivors include his wife Judith, sons Kevin (Sandra) and Kurt (Leeann) Beach, grandchildren Jasper, Callan, Skylar, Mikayala, Colton Beach, Brian Detweiler and one great grandchild. He is also survived by a very special cousin Bobby Logan, who has become a third son to Larry and Judith.
Larry was preceded in death by his parents, one daughter Tammy Detweiler and Aunt and Uncle, Judy and Bobby Logan.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday October 9, 2021 at 12:00 PM at Parson Mortuary with Pastor Rodney Eiler officiating. Burial will follow at the Garden of Memory Cemetery, north of Muncie.
Friends may call at Parson Mortuary on Saturday October 9, 2021 from 10:00 AM until the time of service.
Memorial contributions may be made to Muncie Central Athletics or Mt. Olive Community Church.
The family would like to express their deepest gratitude to Dr. John Peterson, the doctors and nurse of the ICU and to the dialysis unit.
Per the request of the family due to Covid 19, masks are required and social distancing is to be maintained.
Online condolences may be made to the family in care of www.parsonmortuary.com.