Larry R. Thompson

11/13/1950 - 02/27/2024


Obituary For Larry R. Thompson

Larry R. Thompson, age 73, passed away on February 27, 2024, at 4:46 am, at his residence. Larry was born November 13, 1950, in Cleveland, OH, to Robert and Thelma K. (Sturgell) Thompson who preceded him in death. On June 21, 1974, he married Joyce A. (Reinsel) Thompson who survives in Lima.
In addition to his wife, Larry is survived by his daughter, Lindsey (Joshua) Crisenbery of Lima, OH, 2 grandchildren: Owen and Ava Crisenbery, a brother in-law, Martin Guyton of Ada, OH and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his sisters: Patricia (Everett) Stidham and Wannetta Guyton.
Larry was a 1970 graduate of Shawnee High School. He had worked for Setex in St. Marys, OH and then at the end of his career he worked for Securitas until he retired. Larry was attending the Meadowbrook Baptist Church. He liked gaming, fishing, playing music on his guitar and spending time with his grandchildren.
There will be a funeral service held on Monday, March 4, 2024 at 12 noon at the CHILES-LAMAN FUNERAL AND CREMATION SERVICES, SHAWNEE CHAPEL. Officiating the service will be Pastor Shawn Hurley. Burial of cremated remains will be held privately at a later date.
Friends may visit on Monday from 10 am until noon at the SHAWNEE CHAPEL. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the funeral home to assist the family with funeral expenses. Condolences may be expressed to the family at

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  • 03/01/2024

    Joyce and Lindsey our condolences and prayers are with you and your family Don & Iris McGuire

  • 02/27/2024

    Joyce and Lindsey, We are so sorrow to hear of your loss. Sending our prayers for God's comfort to surround you.

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