Larry Richard Fath

October 17, 1940 ‒ January 08, 2020

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Larry Richard Fath, 79, of Howard passed away on Wednesday morning, January 8, 2020 at Knox Community Hospital surrounded by his family.  He was born on October 17, 1940 in Millersburg to the late Stanley W. and Eva (Lemon) Fath.

Larry is survived by his loving wife, Norma Jean (Keaton) Fath; children, Jody Hammons, Lincoln Fath and Larry D. (Kitty) Fath; grandchildren, Dallas (Rachel) Hammons, Ashlee (Bill) Kent, Carson Fath, Brad Fath and Morgan (Justin) Wells; 9 great grandchildren; sisters, Betty, Kay, Becky and Robin; brothers, Michael and Bill; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, Larry was preceded in death by sisters, Nancy and Pat.

A private service will be held at a later date.

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  • So sorry to hear about Larry. Our thoughts and prayers for family and friends. Love Bob and Janet Lemon

  • Dear Jean, Jody, Linc and Larry Dean,
    Saddened to read about Larry. May the good Lord sustain you and give you peace and may you each find personal comfort as you reflect upon your many good memories.
    Thinking of you, Joan Fisk

  • So very sorry to hear of Larry’s passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you.
    Lee Ann, Shawn and Kirk

  • Our sympathies to Larry & Kitty and the family you are in our thoughts and prayers. Sorry for the loss of your father. Steve, Kathi, Angi and Duncan Frantz

  • I’m so sorry for your loss of Larry. Prayers and hugs to all the family. Heaven recieved a new Angel. Fly high my cousin ❤

    Love, Daria Levengood

  • Jean. Sorry about Bones, he will always be Bones to me. Liked that guy a lot. Want to talk , 386 747 1390. Call me if you want. Tell all we say hello . Linda & Verl Jr

  • Larry, Kitty and Family, you have our condolences. You may not know us, but we want you to know our thoughts and prayers are with you during this sad time in your life journeys.
    (Larry is a Lifetime Member of the Killbuck ‘um Buck Longrifles.)

  • Bill and I are so sorry to hear of the loss of your father. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

  • Larry.
    I tried to call but the number did not work. I want to tell you that I have been thinking about you and your family and I am so sorry for the passing of your father.
    God bless him and God bless you all.
    Take care Brother
    Two Falls