Lawrence A. Spoon, 68
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Lawrence A. “Larry” Spoon, 68 of Ashland passed away Tuesday, February 25, 2020.
He was born on March 26, 1951 in Toledo, Ohio the son of the late Dwayne and Ernestine (nee Wintringham) Spoon.
Larry was a 1969 graduate of Sycamore High School, Cincinnati, Ohio. He went on to earn a bachelor’s degree in Music Education from Ashland University. Larry taught in public education and gave private instruction for many years.
He was a devoted member of Trinity Lutheran Church where he was employed for more than 14 years and played in the Praise & Worship Band at Trinity. Larry was a music enthusiast all of his life.
Larry is survived by his three sisters, Sandy (Brian) Freer of Columbus, Cindy (Bob Walker) Spoon of Silver Spring, Maryland, and Susan Spoon of Cincinnati; and one niece, Tallin Walker from the capital city Ljubljana, Solvenia.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Dwayne Spoon.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, April 25, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. in the Trinity Lutheran Church with Reverend Michael Koch officiating. Family and friends may visit following the service in Jack's Place for a reception celebrating Larry's life.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Ashland High School, Band Booster, 1440 King Road, Ashland, Ohio 44805 or to WKSU radio, 1613 East Summit Street, Kent, Ohio 44242 or by visiting wksu.org.
Online condolences may be shared on the funeral home’s website at denbowfh.com.
Denbow-Gasche Funeral Home & Crematory is handling the arrangements.