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“Larry was just a good guy! Don't really know what else to to say. Just a good guy. ”
1 of 30 | Posted by: Jeff Hudson

“My deepest condolences to the family. I appreciate my conversations and memories of Larry. Kris & family - I'm praying for and thinking of you. ”
2 of 30 | Posted by: Tom Wixted - Tallahassee, FL

“So sorry...sending hugs. ”
3 of 30 | Posted by: Wade & Tina Marquis - DesMoines, IA

“My path in life crossed Larry and Kris's for a just period in time. However, from the first day we met I realized how very special Larry and his...Read More »
4 of 30 | Posted by: Sue Renner - Ankeny, IA

“Larry , baby, that ol dog won't hunt. Safe travels my heart to yours b ”
5 of 30 | Posted by: Shelly Devine - Hernando, FL

“Larry was one of the kindest man we had the privilege of knowing. His smile and laugh put everyone around him in a good mood. Our prayers of strength...Read More »
6 of 30 | Posted by: Pat & Claudia Gathercole - IA

“We're sorry for your family's loss. ”
7 of 30 | Posted by: Earnie & Lyn Foshe - Ames, IA

“We love you uncle larry!!! Ride with the angels see you again! ”
8 of 30 | Posted by: Stacy Wolfe - Johnston, IA

“Kris, my prayers and thoughts are with you and your family in this time of loss & sorrow. I am so sorry for your loss. Let the Lord watch over you in...Read More »
9 of 30 | Posted by: Mary Foster-Kruger - Euless, TX

“I am so very sorry to hear this. Baseball games were great fun when all of your family were there. Peace and love to all of you.Erin Valerio-Garsow ”
10 of 30 | Posted by: A friend

“I had the pleasure of knowing Larry's sister Anice because she was in my class at school. We lost her much too soon and now Larry. Such a great...Read More »
11 of 30 | Posted by: Ben Taylor - Des Moines, IA

“Deepest sympathy. ”
12 of 30 | Posted by: Beth Andersen

“Kris, may you and your family find comfort in the Lord during this difficult time and always. ”
13 of 30 | Posted by: Julie Antenucci - Des Moines, IA

“Rest in Peace Larry. I wish to share my condolences with all the family in this difficult and totally unexpected time. ”
14 of 30 | Posted by: David Wegner - West Des Moines, IA

“Larry will be missed by so many. He touched oue hearts in so many ways. Ann Johnson. ”
15 of 30 | Posted by: Ann Johnson - Granger, IA

“Sorry to hear about your loss Kris, Travis and Trisha. Larry was such a great guy. I remember when Kristi and Sabrina use to go up to the insurance...Read More »
16 of 30 | Posted by: Paula Lee - Cincinnati, OH

“Sorry to hear of your loss Kris. Larry was always a great guy in high school and I'm sure he was a great man too. Prayers to you and your family. ”
17 of 30 | Posted by: Betty Brouse Amolsch - Cornville, AZ


18 of 30 | Posted by: Mickey Fry

“Larry was a nice guy. Always had a smile when he talked to you. Shorty and i send our prayers to the family. He will be missed. ”
19 of 30 | Posted by: Shorty Wilson - Corydon, IA

“Rip Larry! ”
20 of 30 | Posted by: Peggy Mastin - Trenton, MO

“I am so sorry for your loss Kris. I know from personal experience how painful the loss of a husband and best friend will be. Keeping you and your...Read More »
21 of 30 | Posted by: Jody Chandler - Des Moines, IA

“Larry was one in a million, no one that met him couldn't help but love him. He never had a bad word to say about anybody and always saw the good in...Read More »
22 of 30 | Posted by: Mickey Fry

“Our family has some wonderful memories of times together when you lived in Fredonia. Sending you our deepest sympathy and thoughts and prayers. No...Read More »
23 of 30 | Posted by: Donna Stucky - Fredonia, KS

“While we all mourn the passing of a man whose heart was as big as the universe, sharing the purest of love for everyone he met, the impression of...Read More »
24 of 30 | Posted by: LeiLani Hauge - Fergus Falls, MN

“Larry was family, a double cousin I am older but still had fun with him . He was well liked by all the family. He will be missed. ”
25 of 30 | Posted by: Richard Couchman - CORYDON, IA

“Larry was a good guy and a great friend I haven't seen him for years but I have always loved my friend he will be missed by everybody he touched in...Read More »
26 of 30 | Posted by: Delbert Roberts - SPRINGFIELD, OR

“Will miss you my friend! ”
27 of 30 | Posted by: A friend


28 of 30 | Posted by: Bob Farnham - Des Moines, IA

“sorry for your loss of a good Husband,Father,Grandfather and a very friendly person who loved everyone! He was a very funny classmate at school. I...Read More »
29 of 30 | Posted by: Cathy Keller - Woodburn, IA

“So sorry for your loss. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers ”
30 of 30 | Posted by: Pennie Warneke - Altoona, IA


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Larry Trumper has no friends because everyone he knew became family.
Larry Edwin Trumper was born to Roma and Fred Trumper on October 5, 1954. He grew up on a Clio, Iowa farm with his siblings David (Elora), Anice (Bill Downs) and Michael (Sharon). He married the love of his life, Kris Sloan on September 9, 1972.
This marriage blessed them with two children, Son, Travis (Traci), grandchildren Jackson, Laine, Ethan, Caleb and Shrae; Daughter, Trisha (Anthony Riccio), grandchildren Anthony III, Angel Baby and Henry.
He was an accomplished businessman and electrician. This took him from Iowa to Kansas and back to Iowa, retiring from Iowa State University February, 2017. While his career was important to him, his love for family, friends and motorcycles were his greatest passion.
On Nov. 30th he started the best ride of his life with his Lord and Savior!
Greeting him in Heaven is his Mother, Father, Sister and many more family and friends.
Visitation and Funeral will be at Prairie Ridge Church, Ankeny, Iowa. Visitation will be Monday, December 4th 6pm -8pm, and funeral service-Tuesday, December 5th at 10:00 am.