Larry Dean Galbreath, 77, of Winamac, IN passed away at 6:37 AM Wednesday, January 29, 2020 at Center for Hospice Care in South Bend, IN. He was born on August 23, 1942 in Winamac to the late Virgil L. and Zelma P. Russell Galbreath. Larry graduated from Winamac High School and studied electronic engineering at DeVry. Larry worked many years as a milkman for Dean’s in Rochester, IN and as a delivery man for Kent Elevator in Winamac. He was retired from Tippecanoe Beverage in Winamac where he was a delivery man for over 40 years.
Larry was a longtime member of the Winamac Conservation Club. He was a firearms instructor for Pulaski County 4H Shooting Sports Club and for Boy Scouts of America at Camp Buffalo. Larry also was an active volunteer with the Eric Corey Foundation Turkey Tracks Hunt . He was a former member of the Winamac Eagles. Larry was an avid bowler and enjoyed playing softball. He also enjoyed playing cards with the crew at McDonalds. Larry dedicated much of his retirement time to genealogy at the Pulaski County Public Library.
Larry was a friend to many and did not know a stranger. Most of all, he was a loving dad, grandpa and great grandpa. He will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved him.
He is survived by:
James (Jacalyn) Galbreath, Winamac, IN Son
William Galbreath, Winamac, IN Son
Laura (Jeff) Wolfe, Winamac, IN Daughter
Damen Galbreath, Grandson
Devon Galbreath, Grandson
Dakota Galbreath, Grandson
Lucas Hibshman, Grandson
Rylan Hibshman Galbreath, Grandson
Lillian Wolfe, Granddaughter
Leah Galbreath, Great Granddaughter
Olivia Galbreath, Great Granddaughter
Preceded in death by:
Virgil L. and Zelma P. Russell Galbreath, Parents
Visitation will be from 12 Noon – 6 PM EST Sunday, February 2, 2020 and 10 AM – 2 PM EST Monday, February 3, 2020 at Frain Mortuary in Winamac, IN.
Funeral Services will be held at 2 PM EST Monday, February 3, 2020 at Frain Mortuary in Winamac, IN with Rev. Edward Clark officiating.
Burial will take place at Winamac Cemetery in Winamac, IN.
Memorial Contributions may be made the Eric Corey Foundation Turkey Tracks Hunt (turkey hunting for special needs hunters).
Arrangements have been entrusted to Frain Mortuary in Winamac, IN.
Online Tributes may be offered at www.frainmortuary.com.