NEW LONDON Lawrence F. "Larry" Rumsey, age 85, of New London, died Wednesday at The Rehabilitation & Nursing Center at Firelands in New London. He was born Oct. 10, 1921 in New London, son of the late Frank and Margaret (Burk) Rumsey. He was a lifelong resident of the New London area. Rumsey was a lifelong farmer.
He is survived by his brother- and sister-in-law, Kenneth and Annabelle Rumsey of New London; several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by a sister, Marion Snyder and two brothers, Jack and Thomas Rumsey.
Friends may call from 6 until the time of services at 7:30 p.m. Sunday at the Eastman Funeral Home, 200 W. Main St., New London, with Pastor Doug Lang of the New London Alliance Church officiating. Private graveside services will take place at Grove Street Cemetery, New London. Memorials if desired may be given to the donor's favorite charity.