May 13, 1939 - November 24, 2016
Avon Lake, Ohio | Age 77
Lawrence "Larry" Kendera, 77, of Avon Lake, passed away on Thursday, November 24, 2016 following a short illness. He was born on May 13, 1939 and was a 1958 graduate of Avon Lake High School. Larry served in the Army, and was a hard-working and excellent welder for 38 years, retiring from Columbia Gas. He was known for his sense of humor and his generosity, and he enjoyed going out to eat and working in his yard.
Larry is survived by siblings Jim (Pat) and Dick (Donna), and Betty Frankiewicz (Paul); former wife, Leslie; nieces and nephews Dave, Cheryl, Dawn, Tom, Kim, Paul, and Michelle; and many great-nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents Joseph and Helen (nee Durk), and his sister, Judy.
Memorial contributions may be forwarded to the American Diabetes Association, 4500 Rockside Rd., Independence, OH 44131. Friends may call at the BUSCH FUNERAL HOME, 32000 Detroit Rd., Avon on Saturday, December 3 from 10:30-11:30am, with a service following visitation at the funeral home at 11:30am. (440)937-6175 www.buschcares.com