Larry McLaury

Larry John McLaury, 82, passed away July 27, 2021, at Monument Health Hospital.

Visitation was from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 29, at Osheim & Schmidt Funeral Home.

Burial was at 2:00 p.m. at Black Hills National Cemetery with full military honors rendered by the Rushmore VFW Post 1273 and the Ellsworth Air Force Base Honor Guard.

Larry was born January 14, 1939, in Parkston, SD, to Lorin and Dorothy (Johnson) McLaury.

He graduated from Mitchell High School in 1957 and served in the Air Force from 1957 to 1961. He was married to Darlene Reoh on March 26, 1960, in Rapid City. He retired from civil service at Ellsworth AFB in 2010.

Survivors include his wife, Darlene, Rapid City; children: Pam (Randy) VanderSluis, Archer, IA, Lisa (Mike) VanderBerg, Sheldon, IA, and Mark McLaury, Spencer, IA; nine grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren; brother, Rodney (JoJo) McLaury, Destin, FL.

He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Richard McLaury; and stepfather Gerald Wudel.