Larry Sherrill, 71, of New Palestine, passed away May 9, 2014, after a three year battle with leukemia. Larry was born Feb. 19, 1943, in Chattanooga, Tenn., to the late William and Annabelle Sherrill.
Larry began his career with Gene Beltz Shadeland Dodge, where he was Service Manager for over 30 years, most recently he had been the Service Manager for Ray Skillman Mazda. Larry enjoyed boating, working in the yard, rooting for the Indianapolis Colts, drinking Miller Lite, and spoiling Teddy.
Larry is survived by his loving wife, Janet Wahlstrom Sherrill; son, Timothy Allen Sherrill; sisters, Linda Sherrill and Debbie Neff; brother, Mike Sherrill; stepsons, Jeff (Jamie) Davis and Jeremy (Megan) Davis; grandsons, Ryan and Evan Sherrill and dog, Teddy Sherrill.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Shirley Zarring.
Friends and family will gather from 4 - 7 p.m., Wednesday, May 14, 2014, in Leppert Mortuary in Carmel, Ind., where the Funeral Service will be held at 1 p.m., Thursday, May 15, 2014. Burial will follow in Carmel Cemetery.
Larry’s family request memorial gifts be made to The American Foundation for the Blind, the American Diabetes Association, or the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.