The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa

April 10, 2013

Larry E. Grimes

The Clinton Herald

---- — Larry E. Grimes

April 25, 1941-April 9, 2013

CAMANCHE — Larry E. Grimes, 71, of Camanche, Iowa, died Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at the University of Iowa Hospitals, Iowa City.

His family will receive friends at the Clinton Chapel Snell-Zornig Funeral Home and Crematory on Thursday, April 11, 2013, from 4 to 7 p.m. There will be no services; cremation rites have been accorded.

Larry was born April 25, 1941, in Oelwein, Iowa, the son of Elvin and Marjorie (Stahr) Grimes. He was a Clinton High School graduate. Larry married Margaret Metzger in Clinton, Iowa.

Larry retired from International Paper after 42 years of employment. He was a member of the Low Moor Lions Club.

Survivors include his children, Randy (Laura Lee) Grimes of St. Petersburg, FL; Steven (Joanne) Grimes of Morrison, IL and Debra Grimes Corcoran of Rockford, IL; grandchildren, Justin, Charlie, Brandie and Austin Grimes and Peyton Corcoran; great-grandchildren, Trenton, Dalten, Chance and Logan Grimes; stepgreat-grandchildren, Eric and Zack; mother, Marjorie Grimes of Clinton; brother, Dennis Grimes of LeClaire, IA; and half sister, Gina Grimes.

He was preceded in death by his father.

Memorials may be made to the Low Moor Lions Club.

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Death date: April 9, 2013