Larry J. Kilfoil
Larry J. Kilfoil, 66 of Tipton died at 1:12 a.m. Wednesday, February 21, 2007 at Riverview Hospital in Noblesville. He was born February 5, 1941 in Ottumwa, Iowa to John Joseph & Clara Mae (Seibert) Kilfoil. On April 28, 1962 he married Karen Sue Hinds and she survives.
He worked at Delco Electronics, retiring in 1997 after 32 years of service. Larry was a 1959 graduate of Ottumwa High School. He was a member of Hobbs Christian Church where he was an elder and held a variety of church offices. He coached Pee Wee, Minor, and Little League baseball and was very active in Tipton County 4-H, serving as superintendent of the Swine Barn during the county fair. He was an avid sprint car race fan.
Larry served in the U.S. Air Force and was stationed at Bunker Hill.
Survivors include his wife Karen Sue Kilfoil; two daughters, Amy Leigh Leitch and her husband Ryan, Carmel and Kelley Lynn Kilfoil, Tipton; grandchildren Jessica, Matt, Jake and Hannah Leitch, A.J., Megan and Tyler Kilfoil, and Blake and Shay Kilfoil; two brothers, Kenny Young, Arizona and Jesse E. Young, Jr., Montrose, Iowa; two sisters, Linda Fitzsimmons, Wataga, Illinois and Karen Moore, Arizona.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a son, James Joseph Kilfoil.
Larry's funeral will be at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, February 24 at Young-Nichols Funeral Home with Rev. Roger Burns-Watson presiding. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery, Tipton. Visitation will be from 4:00-8:00 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Tipton County 4-H, 1200 S. Main Street, Tipton, Indiana 46072.