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Larry T. Whitt

January 3, 1958 ~ March 8, 2022 (age 64)


Larry T. Whitt, age 64 of Marion passed away on Tuesday, March 8, 2022 in his home surrounded by his family.

Larry was born on January 3, 1958 in Leetown, Virginia the son of the late Henry Herbert and Gracie Marie (Laney) Whitt.  He married Karen S. Carpenter on May 21, 1977, and she survives.  Larry was a heavy equipment operator for Bragg Excavating for 18 years.

Larry loved being outdoors where he enjoyed fishing, camping and hanging out with friends and family.  He also enjoyed gardening and fried green tomatoes.  He was a member of the “Local Liars Club” and enjoyed working on cars and loved his dog, Radar.

He is survived by his wife, Karen Whitt of Marion; a son, Michael (Brandy) Whitt of Wabash; a daughter, Angela  (Jason) Collins of Marion; a sister, Henrietta (Dennis) Smith of Marion; 12 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren.

He was also preceded in death by a son, Kevin Whitt on September 6, 2020; a brother, Billy Whitt and a brother-in-law, Dennis Smith.

Visitation will take place from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (Noon) on Monday, March 14, 2022 at Raven-Choate Funeral Home, 1202 W. Kem Road, Marion, Indiana.  Funeral Services will begin at Noon with Pastor Allen Hudson officiating.

Burial will follow services in Grant Memorial Park Cemetery, Marion, Indiana.

Memorial contributions can be made to Cancer Services of Grant County, 305 S. Norton Avenue Tower Suites, Marion, Indiana 46952.

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March 14, 2022

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Raven-Choate Funeral Home
1202 Kem Road
Marion, IN 46952

Funeral Service
March 14, 2022

12:00 PM
Raven-Choate Funeral Home
1202 Kem Road
Marion, IN 46952


Grant Memorial Park Cemetery
1606 W. 26th. Street
Marion, IN 46953


Cancer Services of Grant County
305 S. Norton Avenue, Tower Suites, Marion IN 46952

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