Lawrence Thomas "Larry" Goetz

It is with heavy hearts, that on Sunday July 25th, 2021 in Elmira, we announce the passing of Lawrence "Larry" Goetz, formerly of Delaware, in his 65th year.

Cherished son of Gerald and Geraldine Goetz of Maryhill and the late Agnes Goetz (1990).  Beloved husband of the Late Karen Goetz (Dec. 3rd, 2018).  Loving father of Cory Goetz (Jennifer Larocque) of Mount Brydges and Cassidy Goetz, of Mississauga. Dear brother of Greg and Susan Goetz, of Elmira.  Fondly remembered by his aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, extended family and friends.  Survived by his sister-in-law Judy Hamel of B.C, Step Sisters Marlene (Al) Radke,  Marylu Chabot, Step brother Len (Denise) Chabot. Sadly missed by his dear friend Luanne Hanes.  

Larry was a dedicated employee with Co-operators Insurance for 40+ years and was very involved in minor league sports in Delaware and surrounding area.  He was a member of the Knights of Columbus Council 10630, in Delaware.

As per Larry's wishes, cremation has taken place.

Funeral service and internment to take place Saturday August 7th at 1pm – St. Boniface Catholic Church, 1355 Maryhill Rd., Maryhill. Current Covid-19 guidelines will be enforced. Face masks must be worn, social distancing must be exercised. Limit of 100 people permitted in church. See sign-up sheet to register.


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A celebration of Larry’s life  will be held in Komoka, ON at a soon to be announced date.

In lieu of flowers, donations to any of the following charitable organizations would be gratefully acknowledged: London Health Sciences Donor Drive – Specifically “Cardiac Program” or DKMB (Delaware, Komoka, Mount Brydges) Minor Baseball Association, P.O. Box 86 Delaware, ON, N0L 1E0.

Elliott-Madill Funeral Home entrusted with the arrangements.

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