Larry Wayne Brokering

Born: Thu., Jan. 14, 1943
Died: Mon., Dec. 31, 2018

Celebration of Life

1:00 PM Sun., Jan. 06, 2019
Location: River's Edge

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 Larry Wayne Brokering, 75, of Shelbyville, passed away, Monday, December 31, 2018 at his home.

  He was born January 14, 1943 in Indianapolis to Bill and Mary E. (Sosbe) Brokering.

  Larry married the love of his life, Meridith K. Dismore on November 25, 1961, and she survives.

  He is also survived by his sister, Sue (Bill) Southworth; children, Marlou (Marc) Kirk;  Todd (Kim) Brokering; Rod (Tonya) Brokering; and Ryan (Angel) Brokering; grandchildren, Drew, Austin, Tyler, Audrey, Kay, Nick, Jackie, Baylee, Riley, Kenzi, Quinn, Rodney, Leah, and Lacey,; great-grandchildren, Avery, Hadley and Everly, and many nieces and nephews.

  He was preceded in death by his parents, his brother and sister-in-law, Billy and Mollie Brokering, and his grandson, Jake.

  He graduated from Morristown High School in 1961. 

 Mr. Brokering was a member of the Elks Club, Bear Chase Golf Course and Knights of Columbus.  He was an inspector for the Shelby County Weights and Measures for 20 years after retiring as a foreman from Allison Transmission, Plant #5, where he worked for 30 years.

  He was an avid golfer and bowler.  He had a love for coaching youth sports programs, but his greatest joy was spending time with his family and friends.

  A Celebration of Life will be held at River’s Edge Golf Course (formerly Bear Chase) 2660 N. Riley Highway, Shelbyville, IN. from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday, January 6, 2019.

  Memorial contributions may be made to the Blue River Foundation - Jacob T. Brokering Scholarship Fund, 54 West Broadway Street, Suite #1, Shelbyville, IN 46176.

  Funeral Directors, Greg, Sheila, and Stuart Parks are honored to serve the Brokering family.

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Dawn and Norm Field
   Posted Tue January 01, 2019
We are so very sorry to hear of Uncle Larry's passing. We really enjoyed the time we got to spend with him this past summer. He will be missed by our whole family. We love you all.

Janet Franklin
   Posted Thu January 03, 2019
Dear Meridith and family, I'm so sorry to hear about Larry's passing. Praying for Jesus to send you peace and comfort. God bless you, cousin Janet McColley Franklin

DeP and Debbie Ewing
   Posted Mon January 14, 2019
Meridith and family,
We are so sorry to hear of Larry’s passing. Sorry we couldn’t be at the Celebration of Life. He will be missed. Praying for peace and comfort for you and your family.
DeP and Debbie

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