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Larry Raymond Englert
  • SSG Michael A. Dickinson II, American Legion Post #297
    7475 B Drive North
    Battle Creek, MI 49014

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“So sorry to hear of this Joyce. Larry was one of my best friends and brothers when we were younger. We lived together for a few years and shared many...Read More »
1 of 23 | Posted by: Greg Abrell - Friend

“Also loved dearly by his niece Dawne Rochelle and his nephew Wade Allen. He loved them both and spent many holidays with them as a family. ”
2 of 23 | Posted by: Dawne - Sister

“Sorry for the whole family's loss. I haven't seen Larry since my school days, but he was as great guy. RIP Laryy ”
3 of 23 | Posted by: Ronald Jozwiak - Battle Creek, MI

“Very sorry to hear of Larry's passing. He was the First Sergeant of the Civil Engineer Squadron when I arrived in 2000. His office was right across...Read More »
4 of 23 | Posted by: Eric Oswald - Battle Creek, MI

“Larry, was great guy to work with and for. He was always very professional almost too professional at times. Must have been his military training.It...Read More »
5 of 23 | Posted by: Mike Couturier - Cedar Springs, MI

“I am so saddened to hear this news!! Larry was such a kind man! I cherish all the conversations we have had over the years and his kindness giving...Read More »
6 of 23 | Posted by: Missy Gwynne - Battle Creek

“I have no words! Tragic! Wise beyond his years, as kids we grew up together and laughed together! Sorry for the family , Suzy,Dan, and Bruce. Your...Read More »
7 of 23 | Posted by: Sandy Nelson Schimmel - Friend

“I am so sorry for your loss. Served with Larry in the 110th CES. ”
8 of 23 | Posted by: Eric Weeber

“So sorry to hear the Larry is gone from this life. I have lots of good memories from our time in high school. He was captain of our football team and...Read More »
9 of 23 | Posted by: Sue Friedlund-Flees - MI

“So sorry for your loss. Larry was like a brother to me. ”
10 of 23 | Posted by: Anthony Cusmano - Battle Creek, MI

“What i will remember about Larry is the calming sense he carried always with him and his kindness and desire to help if you needed anything.He was...Read More »
11 of 23 | Posted by: debbie shubert - Friend

“Sorry and shocked to hear of Larry"s passing, I knew Larry from the time he enlisted in the Michigan Air National Guard as a mentor and friend. He...Read More »
12 of 23 | Posted by: Larry Gilbert - Schoolcraft, MI

“My dear Uncle Larry, I want everyone to know how amazing you are. You were one that embraced and encouraged my adventurous side. I remember...Read More »
13 of 23 | Posted by: Dawne Scheidler - Raleigh, NC

“I am so heartbroken . This makes me so sorry for my Aunt's loss and all of his family,which is mine. My Uncle Larry always encouraged me to be a...Read More »
14 of 23 | Posted by: Dawne Scheidler - Family

“I am so heartbroken . This makes me so sorry for my Aunt's loss and all of his family,which is mine. My Uncle Larry always encouraged me to be a...Read More »
15 of 23 | Posted by: Dawne Scheidler - Family

“So sorry to hear of Larry's. I worked with him for the last 16yrs and always enjoyed our conversations. He will be greatly missed ”
16 of 23 | Posted by: Noelle Paschalidis - BRIDGMAN, MI

“My heart is saddened for this loss. Larry was a great guy, hard & committed worker, always willing to lend a helping hand & kind hearted! He will...Read More »
17 of 23 | Posted by: Vic Kidney-Walker - Scotts, MI

“Larry will be missed, I was fortunate to spend some time on the phone with Larry just recently, RIP brother iron worker ”
18 of 23 | Posted by: Jesse Schwark - East Leroy, MI

“We served together in CE. Larry was my 1st Sgt. He was always talking about walking the high steel. (Great Picture of him welding). We went on a...Read More »
19 of 23 | Posted by: David Cape - Battle Creek, MI

“I'm just sayin' .......Bro I Love You! Days & decades have gone by...... memories of you will always be happy. Thank you for...Read More »
20 of 23 | Posted by: Kevin Wezensky - Indianapolis, IN

“I am so sorry for your loss. Larry was a good man, loyal, and hard working. Gave me wise advice and support. He will be missed. ”
21 of 23 | Posted by: Brian Clark - Battle Creek, MI

“I will truly miss Larry. I was honored every time he called me brother. I will miss you my Brother. ”
22 of 23 | Posted by: Bob Kara - Benton Harbor, LA

“He was so precious, tragic loss ”
23 of 23 | Posted by: Jan Shaw

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Larry Raymond Englert ,64, of Battle Creek, MI passed away May 11, 2020.

Larry was born April 13, 1956 in Hollis, New York, the son of Kenneth Earl, and Teresa (Borkowski) Englert. A 1974 graduate of BC Lakeview. Larry proudly served in the Air National Guard Reserves for 25 years. He also worked as an Ironworker for Local #340 Battle Creek and #292 South Bend, IN.

His many hobbies included, Ski Patrol, Search and Rescue, glider flying, scuba diving, sailing and guitar/music. Most recent was his membership in the American Legion Post #257.

Larry will be deeply missed by his wife of 37 years, Joyce (Davis) Englert who survives him. Also survived by his brothers, Bruce Englert and Dan Englert and his sister, Susan Saxon (Kevin). Larry was preceded in death by his parents.

An Honor Guard Memorial service will be held at 11:30 Thursday September 17, 2020 at the Fort Custer National Cemetery. Covid-19 restrictions may apply.

In lieu of flowers or wreaths, memorials may be made to the American Legion Post #257 Battle Creek.

Arrangements by Farley Estes Dowdle Funeral Home & Cremation Care, Battle Creek. Personal messages for the family may be placed here at