Larry D. Partridge, 77, of Wood River died Tuesday, December 29, 2015 at Good Samaritan Society Wood River.
Services will be at 10:30 am on Saturday, January 2, 2016 at the First United Methodist Church in Wood River with Rev. Phil Sloat officiating. Interment will be at the Wood River Cemetery. Visitation will be on Friday evening from 4 to 6 pm at the church in Wood River. Memorials are suggested to the First United Methodist Church in Wood River. Apfel Funeral Home of Wood River is serving the family.
Larry D. Partridge was born on April 2, 1938 in Kearney, NE, the son of Theodore and Gladys (Wood) Partridge. He grew up in Wood River, graduating from Wood River High School in 1956. Larry then attended trade school and also was a member of the United States Army Reserves.
Larry was united in marriage to Dorothy Hill on September 24, 1960 in Nashau, Iowa at the Little Brown Church in the Vale. The couple made their home in Wood River where Larry owned and operated L & D Urethane Systems Inc. He also spent a lot of his time at he and his wifes diner in Wood River, Dorothys Caf.
Larry was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Wood River, the Elks Club, the Eagles and the Saddle Club. He enjoyed carving wood figurines and time spent with his family.
Survivors include his wife Dorothy of Wood River, son Don D. and wife Susan of Wahoo, granddaughters, Shelby and Madison Partridge of Wahoo and grandsons Brock and Luke Partridge of Wahoo.
Larry was preceded in death by his parents.
Online condolences may be directed to the family at www.apfelfuneralhome.com.