|Birth: ||Sep. 9, 1939|
|Death: ||Jan. 31, 2013|
Larry D. Bottorff of Bloomington passed away at IU Health-Bloomington Hospice House on Thursday, January 31, 2013 at the age of 73.
Larry was born in Washington County, Indiana on September 9, 1939. He was the son of Burl and Anna (Hampton) Bottorff. On November 28, 1958 he married Eva (Smith) Bottorff. Larry was a heavy equipment operator for several companies and helped to build many roads in Indiana and surrounding states. He was an active member of the Operating Engineers Union #841 and of the New Hope Christian Church in Salem. Larry was passionate about classic cars and shared this passion as a member of the Cruising Classics Car Club. He restored his own 1959 Pontiac convertible and his 1952 Ford pickup truck and enjoyed sharing these with his family. He was a fan of NASCAR, golf, and of Hoosiers basketball. He was a member of the Bloomington Masonic Lodge #22. Larry was a dedicated husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather.
He was preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Norma Wingler Geraldine Bottorff, and Imagene Bottorff;and grandson, Whitney Bottorff.
Larry is survived by his wife, Eva Bottorff of Bloomington; sons, Kevin Bottorff (Katrina) of Palatka, FL and Chris Bottorff (Stacy) of Bloomington; grandchildren, Shane Bottorff (Kimberly), Ashley Bottorff, Grant Bottorff (Brittany), Caitlyn Warner (Chris), and Grace Bottorff; great-grandchildren, Jonathon, Jeremiah, Jacob, Jocelyn, and Hayden Bottorff and Emma Warner; sisters, Delmont Strange of Brownsburg and Eileen Elliott of Salem and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at Chandler Funeral Home on Monday, February 4, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Rick Smale officiating. Burial is to follow at Methodist Cemetery.
Burl Delmont Bottorff (1903 - 1973)
Anna L Hampton Bottorff (1914 - 1995)
Created by: Ron
Record added: Feb 16, 2013
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