Larry D. Day, 74, resident of Middletown, passed away March 15, 2017, at IU Health/ Ball Memorial Hospital in Muncie.
He was born Dec. 17, 1942, in New Castle, the son of Leslie Boyd Day and Jeanette Tuterow Day.
He was a self-employed farmer for 40 years and retired from General Motors in 1993 as a utility set up worker.
He was a U.S. Army veteran serving as a SGT E-5 and a 1962 graduate of Middletown High School.
He was a member of the Middletown United Methodist Church, United Auto Workers Local 662, Middletown Lodge F&AM 271 and the American Legion of Middletown.
He had been preceded in death by his mother and father; and a nephew, Tony.
Survivors are his wife, Jeannie of Middletown; a son, Justin Day (Shannon) of Middletown; two brothers, Norman of Middletown and Darrell (Judy) of North Carolina; a sister, Deanne Jessop (Danny) of Arcadia; and two grandchildren, Shelbey and Josey Day of Middletown.
A Celebration of his life will be held on Tuesday at 11 a.m. at Ballard and Sons Funeral Home with burial to follow in Miller Cemetery.
Friends may call on Monday from 4 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home with masonic services at 8 p.m.
Memorials may be made to the Middletown Fire Department or the Middletown EMS.
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Published on March 17, 2017