Larry K. Gordon, age 53, of Rockford, died Saturday, Aug. 22, 2009, at his residence.
He was born March 21, 1956, in St. Cloud, the son of Don and Gladys Converse Gordon.
Larry graduated from Annandale High School in 1974.
He was joined in holy marriage with Sandy Weis June 28, 1975, at Zion Lutheran Church in Annandale. God blessed their marriage with three children, and they were married for 20 years.
Larry was employed for many years as a maintenance technician.
He was an avid outdoorsman, and also enjoyed camping, tinkering, and hunting.
Larry is survived by his children: Sara (Sam) Smuder, Michael (Marissa) Gordon, all of Monticello, and David Gordon of St. Michael; grandchildren Bryn and Jace; brothers Randy (Patsy) Gordon of Sandstone, and Greg (Carol) Gordon of Blaine; a sister, Ronda (Larry) Meckle of Annandale; the mother of his children, Sandy Gordon; and other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Don and Gladys Gordon; and by a brother, Gary Gordon.
A memorial service took place Thursday, Aug. 27 at 7 p.m. at the Peterson Chapel St. Michael-Albertville Funeral Home. A time of gathering preceded the service, beginning at 5 p.m.
Arrangements were by the Peterson Chapel St. Michael-Albertville Funeral Home.