Sept. 25, 1951 - Sept. 19, 2007
WILLARD - Larry D. Bartell, 55, resident of rural Willard, died unexpectedly Wednesday at his home.
He was born Sept. 25, 1951 in Shiloh, son of the late Irwin and Dorothy Bartell and had been a life long Willard area resident. He was employed as a head mechanic for the John F. Stambaugh Company in Plymouth for 28 years. He enjoyed farming and fishing.
He is survived by his son, Joshua Bartell of Norwalk; a stepson, Marty Tuttle of Norwalk; and a sister.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Secor Funeral Home in Willard, where funeral services will take place at 2:30 p.m. Saturday with the Rev. Ron Parson officiating. Burial will follow in Mt. Hope Cemetery in Shiloh.
Memorial gifts may be sent to the Cleveland Clinic Foundation.