He was born July 25, 1951, in Council Grove to Virgil and Viola (Piper) Metcalfe, Sr. Larry married Linda Kimbrel on February 26, 1969. They had 4 children: Hercules, Jay, Roland and Linda.
Some of Larry’s many accomplishments were working for Smokey Hill Construction, he refaced the Council Grove Reservoir Dam. Larry also worked for Penny’s Concrete for 9 years, as well as working as a mechanic and also liked to build boat docks. Larry enjoyed hunting and fishing. His favorite pastime was coon hunting with Bill Burnett. He loved spending time with his family.
He was preceded in death by his parents; Virgil Sr and Viola. brothers, Virgil, Phil, August, Ben, Steve, Randy and a stillborn; and sisters Carol and Violet.
Larry is survived by his wife Linda; sons: Hercules Clint and Patricia Metcalfe of Dunlap, Jay and Kim Metcalfe, of Wilsey, Roland and Sharon Metcalfe, of New Mexico; daughter Linda Kay and Steve Williams of Salina; grandchildren: Dustin Myers (Amanda) Brooke, Anthony (Elizabeth), Cheyenne & Haley Metcalfe, Dalton, Makayla & Conner Metcalfe, and Dylan & Chanda Williams; 8 great-grandchildren; and brothers: Bill Metcalfe (Mary) of Dunlap, Clifford Metcalfe (Barbara) of Atchison; and Bill Burnett (Judy) of Alma.
At Larry’s request he was cremated.A private family viewing will be held at 2:00, Wednesday, April 17th at Zeiner Funeral Home. A private Celebration of Larry’s Life will be held later.