|Birth: ||May 27, 1920|
St. Louis County
|Death: ||Jun. 11, 2004|
Lawrence "Larry" Eidsmore, 84, passed on peacefully at Life Care Center, Sedro-Woolley
Larry grew up in New York City. During World War II he served as a nose gunner on a B-24 bomber. While on a mission over Czechoslovakia, he was shot down, taken prisoner of war camp in Germany where he remained until the war's end. He also served in the Army during the Korean war.
Later at Oklahoma State University, Larry graduated with a degree in architecture. During his career he lived in Oklahoma, Nebraska, Illinois, Maryland, and Washington state.. While he was living in Oak Harbor he participated in the Island Chapter of the American Ex-Prisoners of War, the Kiwanis Club, Sea Scouts, Senior Center, and the Old Time Fiddlers. His favorite activity besides billards, was to entertain with his harmonica, especially at nursing homes. He was a member of the Christian Science Society in Oak Harbor.
Lawrence is survived by his wife of 58 years, Teresa; two sons, Valdon and wife Faith of Palm Coast, Florida and Alan and wife Alison of Havre de Grace, Maryland; four grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and brother, Robert.
Arlington National Cemetery
Created by: Flintstone
Record added: Apr 24, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14054871
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