It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of Lawrence (Larry) Joseph Tucker, aged 75. Our beloved husband, father, grandfather and friend lost his short battle with cancer on July 21st, 2023. Larry was predeceased by his parents: Patrick and Josephine Tucker, grandmother: Annie Power, father and mother-in-law: Peter and Margaret Wall, brothers: Leo and Tom, sisters: Marie and Gertrude, brother-in-law: Tom and sister-in-law: Angela.
Leaving to mourn, with fond and loving memories, are his wife of 57 years, Margie, son: Larry (Sherry), daughter: Tammy (Carl), beloved grandchildren: Breanna (William), Carter and Jorja, brothers: John, Francis and Willie (Mary), sisters: Shirley (Clarence) and Theresa, sister-in-law: Don (Corey), sister-in-law: by marriage Kay Wall, life-long neighbors: Johnny and Annie Searle, his buddy Stephen who he provided care to for the last 11 years, former coworkers with Pyramid Construction, his fur-kitties Bonnie and Clyde and many other family members and friends.
We would also like to say a special thank you to the doctors, nurses and staff of the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Centre, for your dedication to Larry during his battle with cancer, and to the doctors and nurses of the L.A Miller Centre Palliative Care unit for the care and compassion you showed to Larry and his family during his brief stay there.
Cremation has taken place. Mass of Christian Burial scheduled for Tuesday July 25th, 2023 at 10:30AM at St. Peter and Paul Church in Harbour Main. All are welcome to attend.
As expressions of sympathy, in lieu of flowers, donations can be made in his memory to the Cancer Care Foundation of Newfoundland and Labrador or SPCA Newfoundland and Labrador. To send a message of condolence, please visit www.hickeysfuneralhome.com
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