Larry Purcell passed away on Nov. 19 at Taylor Hospice House. He died of Covid-19. Memorial Services of Iowa, Ankeny, is handling the arrangements.

Larry is survived by his wife Ruby, sons, their wives and grandchildren: Brett, Dr. Gay, Sophia and Jacob, Brian, Carolyn, Declan, Jon, Cory, Christian, Connor, and Cassidy.

His sister, Linda and Tom Rogers; brothers Jerry and Mary Lea, Lynn and Deb.

He cherished his nieces, nephews and cousins, and loved the many friends whom he prayed, worked, biked across Iowa, sang and neighbored with.

A celebration of life will be held in Woodbine at a later date.