February 13, 1959 – October 13, 2012
Larry Barrett Jr., age 53, of Boone, died October 13, 2012, in the Burn Unit at the University Hospitals in Iowa City from injuries incurred in a house fire in Boone several weeks ago.
His body has been cremated and a Memorial Service will be Friday, October 19, 2012, at 1 p.m. at the Schroeder Memorial Chapel at Sixth and Marshall with Pastor Bruce Thomas officiating.
Larry Edmund Barrett Jr. was born in Boone on February 13, 1959, the son of Larry Sr. and Barbara (Atherton) Barrett.
He attended school in Boone and enlisted in the United States Navy and served for six years.
On January 14, 2007, Larry Jr. married Cindy Goetzman in Boone.
Larry worked as a roofer and worked for several companies including Bass Roofing and Rick and Bob Dennis Roofing.
He was an active member of the Boone Biblical Memorial Church.
Larry loved to fish and in earlier years, he enjoyed going to the Boone Speedway.
He also enjoyed cooking, yard work, and making people laugh.
Larry was preceded in death by his parents.
He is survived by his wife Cindy, presently of Dexter; son Brett Barrett of Boone; two daughters, Anitra Clark of St. Joseph, Missouri, and Tera Barrett of Huxley; two step sons: Cory Dawkins of Saylorville and Marc Riker of Boone; two step daughters, Stephanie Riker and Malarie Riker, both of Boone; two brothers, Bob Barrett and wife Melissa of Boone, Beau Barrett and wife Stephanie of West Des Moines; three sisters, Kris Barrett of Mesa, Arizona, Lisa Munson and husband Kevin of Madrid, and Tammy Hustedt and husband Bryce of Odebolt; his mother-in-law Bernadine Goetzman of Boone; and several nieces and nephews and other relatives.
Friends may call at the Schroeder Memorial Chapel on Friday from 8 a.m. until service time where the family will be present starting at noon.
In memory of Larry, memorials may be directed to the family.Information provided by: Schroeder Memorial Chapel, Inc. 1006 6th Street Boone, IA 50036 www.schroedermemorialchapel.com