Michael Francis Larrabee

1946 - 2019

printable version


Michael Francis Larrabee, 73, of Kenton passed away on Monday, October 21, 2019 at Lima Memorial Hospital. He was born in Bucyrus on April 1, 1946. Mike married Rebecca Sherman on July 18, 1981 and she survives along with eight children: Michelle (Jimmy) Wall of Canajoharie, NY, Sandi (Brad) Haskell of Peabody, MA, Michael (Amanda) Carter of Amesbury, NH, Andrew Carter of Salem, MA, Mary Mathews of Sneads Ferry, NC, Jason (Amy) Carter of Lincoln, AZ, Luke (Shannon) Larrabee of Kenton, and Jeremiah (Deanna) Larrabee of Kenton. He is also survived by 16 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; sister, Diana (Mick) Ransom of Lychens, OH; and his faithful companion, Eddie. Mike was preceded in death by his sister, Ann Coates; grandparents, Richard (Nina) Stewart; and father- and mother-in-law, Justin (Norma) Sherman. Mike worked at Morton Buildings for 40 years. He enjoyed working on small engines, woodworking, and riding motorcycles. Visitation will be held on Thursday, October 24, 2019 from 2:00-4:00pm and 6:00-8:00pm at the SCHINDEWOLF-STOUT-CRATES FUNERAL HOME. A funeral service will begin at 11:00am on Friday, October 25, 2019 at the SCHINDEWOLF-STOUT-CRATES FUNERAL HOME, with Pastor Mark Bishop officiating. Burial will follow in Grove Cemetery. Memorial contributions can be made in memory of Mike to Not By Choice. Online condolences can be expressed to the family by visiting stoutcrates.com.


Service Information
  • Visitation Details:

    SCHINDEWOLF-STOUT-CRATES FUNERAL HOME [Map]
    200 E. Columbus St.
    Kenton, Ohio 43326
    Thursday, October 24th 2019 2:00 - 4:00 PM & 6:00 - 8:00 PM

  • Funeral Service:

    Friday, October 25th 2019 - 11:00 AM

  • Service Location:

    SCHINDEWOLF-STOUT-CRATES FUNERAL HOME [Map]
    200 E. Columbus St.
    Kenton, Ohio 43326

  • Final Resting Place:

    Grove Cemetery [Map]
    15419 State Route 309
    Kenton, Ohio 43326

  • Contributions:

  • Instructions:



Condolences For Michael Francis Larrabee

Click here to send a condolence




To : Becky
Date :Tuesday, October 22nd 2019
From : Brenda Newman
My sincere deepest sympathy for your loss. Thinking of you in this time of sorrow. Thoughts and prayers to you and your family.



To : Becky and family
Date :Tuesday, October 22nd 2019
From : Paula and Chuck
Praying for you, dear friend.



To : Becky
Date :Tuesday, October 22nd 2019
From : Tom and Diana Seiler
Thoughts and prayers are with you and family.



To : Becky and family
Date :Wednesday, October 23rd 2019
From : Lee Ann Mendoza
I am so sorry for your loss of your husband. You have my deepest sympathy. Prayers of peace for and your family.
Much love, Lee



To : Becky
Date :Wednesday, October 23rd 2019
From : TJ Carter
Becky I am so sorry for your loss. You are a strong woman and I know God has His arms wrapped around you at all times. He just tightens his grip in times like these.



To : Becky and Family
Date :Wednesday, October 23rd 2019
From : Patty King
So very sorry for your loss. He will be greatly missed!
Blase and Patty King



To : Becky and family
Date :Wednesday, October 23rd 2019
From : Jeff Tim
Becky and family, so sorry to hear of the loss of Mike. You are in our thoughts and prayers. We always had so much fun with the two of you.



To : Becky and Family
Date :Wednesday, October 23rd 2019
From : Cliff and Joyce Biddinger
Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this time.



To : Becky and family
Date :Thursday, October 24th 2019
From : Cheryll Turner Sprang
Keeping you all in my thoughts and prayers



To : Becky
Date :Thursday, October 24th 2019
From : Libby
My prayers are with you and the family. Even though I did not know Mike personally, I felt like I knew him thru you and the conversations that we have had over the years regarding how much our husbands were alike. I know that God and your Guarding Angels will always be with you.



To : Becky and Family
Date :Thursday, October 24th 2019
From : Tom and Jackie
Sending our deepest condolences to you all. So very sorry to hear such sad news. Breaks our hearts! Will always treasure our times working together at the fair beef tent/bldg. He sure had a generous heart and always could put a smile on our faces. Ride safe, Mike, as you watch over all of those you loved. Special hugs and love to Becky. Keeping you in our thoughts and prayers.



To : Grandma Mom and family
Date :Thursday, October 24th 2019
From : Ashley Mathews
I'm sorry we can't be there to send Grandpa off. We love you more than words can describe. Grandpa was an amazing man and I wish we had more time with him, but I'm grateful and thankful for the time we did have together.
We love you all very much.



To : Becky and family
Date :Thursday, October 24th 2019
From : Jeff and Donna Deisler
Becky so sorry to hear the loss of Mike sending prayers to you and your family God Bless



To : Becky
Date :Saturday, October 26th 2019
From : Wayne Kearns
My sincerest condolences to you and your family! Thoughts and prayers!



To : Becky Larrabee
Date :Saturday, November 2nd 2019
From : Ron Libby Rushley
Becky- was so sad to hear about Mike. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. May God comfort you and surround you with his love. We’ll come up and see you when you are ready.
Love,
Ron & Libby



?>