Larry William McConnell, 71, of Milan passed away Friday, November 23, 2018 at Margaret Mary Health in Batesville. Larry was born Saturday, September 20, 1947 in Lee County, VA, the son of Hugh and Emma (Thomas) McConnell. He married Beverly Riggs December 18, 1965 and she survives. He was lead maintenance man at Hill-Rom. Larry enjoyed fishing, hunting, loved Fox News and loved his grandchildren.
Larry is survived by his wife Beverly, son Jeff (Charity) McConnell, daughter Krista (Brad) Herd all of Milan, 7 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren, brothers Jack (Donna) McConnell of Aurora, Doug (Annette) McConnell of Osgood, Steve (Gina) McConnell of Pierceville, Mark (Kerry) McConnell of Delaware, sisters Trish Sproessig of Versailles, Peggy (Jeff) Schueler of OH, Rita (George) Anderson of Osgood, and brother-in-law Kenny Lee of Versailles. He was preceded in death by his parents and sister Carolyn Lee.
A service to celebrate his life will be 7 PM Thursday, November 29, 2018 at Laws-Carr-Moore Funeral Home with Charles Miller officiating. Family and friends may gather to share and remember him 5 - 7 PM Thursday also at the funeral home. Memorials may be given in his honor to the Ripley County Humane Society or the American Heart Fund. Laws-Carr-Moore Funeral Home entrusted with arrangements, 707 S Main St., Box 243, Milan, IN 47031, (812) 654-2141. You may go to www.lawscarrmoore.com to leave an online condolence message for the family.