December 23, 1943 - January 1, 2021
Larry R. Tipsord, 77, of Lima, formerly of Wapakoneta, died 4:05 a.m., Fri. Jan. 1, 2021, at Wapakoneta Manor. He was born Dec. 23, 1943, in Marion, IN, the son of Earl & Martha (Wilson) Tipsord, who preceded him in death. On March 26, 1991, he married Teri L. Adair, and she survives. Other survivors include, 3 children, Greg (Jeanmarie) Tipsord, Paradise Valley, AZ, Teresa (Cameron) Haller, Tipp City, OH, Jennifer (Greg) Sklenar-Croll, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL, 2 step-children, Jerry (Traca) Neely, Bothell, WA, Christi O’Connor, McCordsville, IN, 9 grandchildren, Julia, Ryan, Jacob, Collin, Abbigail, Katelyn, Beth, Brooke, Paige, siblings, Janice Shrawder, Cape Coral, FL, Steve (Kathy) Tipsord, PA, Terry (Sharon) Tipsord, Churubusco, IN, Diana Tipsord. He was preceded in death by a brother, Richard Tipsord, and his dog, Lucky. Larry retired from General Dynamics, as a tool maker. He served a 4-year apprenticeship at International Harvester, Ft. Wayne, IN. Larry enjoyed spending time with his Westgate Lanes family, Lima. He loved his boat, fishing, and his red shed. He also enjoyed tinkering, talking to anyone, playing cards and in his younger years, bowling. Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m., Wed. Jan. 6, 2021, at the Eley Funeral Home & Crematory, St. Rt. 501, Wapakoneta, with Pastor Mark Bauer officiating. Burial is to follow in the Spencerville Cemetery. The family will receive family & friends from 12 noon until time of the service, Wed., at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be directed to the American Cancer Society. Condolences may be expressed at www.eleyfuneralhomeandcrematory.com. In keeping with current health guidelines, masks and social distancing are required. The service will be live streamed on the funeral home Facebook page.
Larry R. Tipsord, 77, of Lima, formerly of Wapakoneta, died 4:05 a.m., Fri. Jan. 1, 2021, at Wapakoneta Manor. He was born Dec. 23, 1943, in Marion, IN, the son of Earl & Martha (Wilson) Tipsord, who preceded him in death. On March 26, 1991,... View Obituary & Service Information
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