Larry Charles McKimmey
Born: 2/14/1943, White City, Missouri
Larry Charles McKimmey, 68, passed away July 11, 2011 at his home surrounded by his family and friends from an extended illness.
Larry was born February 14, 1943 in White City, Kansas to Raymond Harry and Mattie Alma Picolet McKimmey. He grew up in Buffalo, Missouri and later attended College in Kansas City, Missouri. He got his Doctorate degree of Pharmacy while in Kansas City. In 1978 he moved to Utah working as a Pharmacist in Roosevelt, Duchesne, and Salt Lake City. While in Roosevelt he met and married Sandra Richens on July 1, 1981. In 1998 they moved to Moab and Larry worked for Walker Drug until his retirement in 2002.
Larry had a great love for fishing hunting, and gardening, but his greatest love was his family and enjoyed spending time with them after his retirement.
He is survived by his wife Sandra of Moab, 2 sons Jeffrey Paul (Melissa) of Moab, James Givens of Buffalo, Missouri; 1 brother Bruce McKimmey; 3 sisters Juneva (Larry) Lusk, Mava (Frank) Zilka, and Raylene Smith; a mother-in-law Ina Richens Curtis, 2 sister-in-laws Shirley Bussard, and Nellie Bryant; 2 grandchildren Crystal Horstman, Hannah McKimmey, and 1 great grandchild Caleb Goodin.
Larry was preceded in death by his grand parents, parents a brother Raymond McKimmey, a sister Virginia Kelso, a son Charles Lee McKimmey, a father-in-law Frank Richens, and 2 brother-in-laws Frank Richens and Douglas Richens.
Funeral Services will be held Friday July 15, 2011 at 11:00 am at the Spanish Valley Mortuary 386 North 100 West Moab with a viewing starting at 9:30 am that morning.
Tributes11/20/2014 - Larry was a great co worker at Rx-America . He was easy to get along with and had a hello for everyone. He was part of our lunch time investors get together. He always invited me to visit him in Moab but I always found an excuse not to go. Pleae accept My condolences on your great loss. - Waldemar Carlstrom
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