January 24, 1937 – September 11, 2012
Larry Gene Tosone, Sr., age 75, of Centerville, Iowa, died Tuesday, September 11, 2012 at University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics in Iowa City, Iowa. He was born the son of Dovilia Tosone on January 24, 1937 in Centerville, Iowa. He graduated from the Centerville Community High School in 1955.
He was a retired Machinist for Union Carbide in Centerville. He earlier worked for Button Factory, the Box Factory, Wagner’s Shop and Wagner’s Produce delivering eggs to the south. In 1982, Larry met Michael D. Cornett Robinson and they were later married on September 19, 1995 in Centerville, Iowa. He was a member of the Appanoose County Shooting Club, NRA and love riding his Harley, working on cars and playing his guitar.
He is preceded in death by: his mother, Dovilia Tosone; his aunt, Dora Tosone; grandparents, Rocco and Angelina Tosone.
Larry is survived by: his wife, Michael Tosone of Centerville, Iowa; Larry Tosone, Jr of Centerville, Iowa and a step-son, Kelley Wayne Robinson and his wife, Jolene of Centerville, Iowa; two step-grandchildren, Ashlyn and Clayton Robinson both of Centerville, Iowa.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, September 15, 2012 at 10 at the Schmidt Family Funeral Home in Centerville with Rev. Gerald Campbell officiating. Burial to follow in the Oakland Cemetery in Centerville. Visitation will be held an hour before services on Saturday with the family present.
Information provided by: Schmidt Family Funeral Home 501 North 18th Street Centerville, Iowa 52544 641.856.8661 www.schmidtfamilyfuneralhome.com