Larry Edward Denkler, age 69, of Garden Court, Springfield, passed away at 1:55 a.m., Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at the University of Kentucky Medical Center in Lexington.
A native of Louisville, KY, he was born on July 20, 1949, to the late Edward George and Viola Adkins Denkler.
He was a member of the Temple Baptist Church, a retired police officer with the Louisville Police Department where he worked for twenty-one years, a member of the Fraternal Oder of Police # 614 and a member of the Louisville Retired Police Officers Association.
Preceding him in death was a sister, Beverly Ann Denkler and four brothers, Edward, Jr., Carlos W., Gerald and Phillip B. Denkler.
Survivors include his wife, Sara Ann Thomas Denkler; two daughters, Tonia Renee Shireman (Steve) of New Albany, IN and Tiffany Michelle Sweeney (Ryan) of Phoenix, AZ; two grandchildren, Suzanne Lafoe and Valerie Lange; three great grandchildren, Aylera Lafoe, Michael Schul and Gabby Schul and one sister, Carolyn Sellars (Richard) of Lutz, FL.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, March 30th at the Carey & Son Funeral Home with Rev. John McDaniel, officiating.
Burial will be in the Evergreen Cemetery at Willisburg.
Visitation will be from 4 until 8 Friday at the Carey & Son Funeral Home.