Larry Wayne Emenhiser, 78, of Monroeville, Indiana passed away at his son’s residence in Monroeville on Friday, April 26, 2019. He was born on January 8, 1941 to the late Wayne E. and Beulah K. (Ehrhart) Emenhiser. On October 6, 1962 he married Diane L. McNeal. She preceded him in death on February 18, 2014, after 51 years of marriage
He was a former member of St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, Monroeville and East Liberty Methodist Church also in Monroeville. Larry was a self-employed Painter, Real Estate Broker, Investor and Auctioneer. He also graduated from Ball State University and taught Algebra and Physics.
Larry and Diane were inseparable. They enjoyed spending time with family and supporting their grandchildren’s activities and spending summers at Barton Lake. He was also an avid college Basketball fan, especially Purdue.
He is survived by his mother-in-law, Loretta McNeal; 2 sons, Greg Emenhiser and Chris (Tonya) Emenhiser both of Monroeville, IN; 1 daughter, Dawn (Scott) Shepherd of Hoagland, IN; 1 brother Rodney, (Jenny) Owen and 1 sister, Becky Owen, both of California; 13 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.
Larry was preceded in death by his 2 brothers, Ricky Owen and Dennis Emenhiser.
A Visitation will be held on Wednesday, May 1, 2019 from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. at Haggard-Sefton-Hirschy & Zelt Funeral Home. Also from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, May 2, 2019 followed by an 11:00 a.m. Funeral Service at the Haggard-Sefton-Hirschy & Zelt Funeral Home. Rev. Kris McPherson will be officiating. Burial will follow at the Monroeville Memorial Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Heartland Hospice.