Larry Alan Kuethe, 62, of St. Louis, passed away at 2:24 a.m. Wednesday, March 18, 2015, at Christian Northeast Hospital in St. Louis.
He was born in Staunton on Oct. 22, 1952, the son of the late Kenneth and Shirley (Grange) Kuethe.
Larry married Montica Slanker on Feb. 28, 1981 in Reno, Nev. She survives.
Larry was a self-employed plumber and was a member of Staunton Lutheran Church. He loved fishing. He enjoyed spending time with his family, especially taking his grandson fishing. Larry was deeply loved and will be greatly missed.
He is survived by his wife, Montica; three children, Megan (Ben) Julian of Bethalto, Laryn Kuethe of Brighton, and Tonya (Vinny) Massalone of South Roxana; a stepmother, Ruth Kuethe of Alton; four brothers, Terry, Kevin (Peggy), Mike (Lisa), and Brian Kuethe; and two grandchildren, Hailey and Andrew Julian.
Visitation will be from 4 until 8 p.m. on Friday, March 20, 2015, at Elias, Kallal, and Schaaf Funeral Home in Godfrey.
Funeral service will be at 10 a.m. on Saturday, March 21, 2015, at the funeral home with the Rev. Kelly Mitteis officiating.
Burial will follow at Upper Alton Cemetery in Alton.
Elias, Kallal and Schaaf Funeral Home in Godfrey is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences and guest book may be found at www.eliaskallalandschaaf.com.