Lawrence (Larry) Lacey ( March 13, 1947 – February 22, 2021)

Lawrence (Larry) Lacey ( March 13, 1947 – February 22, 2021)

Lawrence (Larry) Lacey passed away Monday, February 22, 2021, at the McKay Dee Hospital in Ogden, Utah, with his wife Karen by his side.

Larry was born March 13, 1947, in Shelton, Neb.

Larry served in the United States Navy Seabees during the Vietnam War and he was in charge of rebuilding roads.

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He married Karen Brayton on November 30, 1968, in Gibbon, Neb. Together, they raised two sons, Dan and Garey.

He was a resident of Rock Springs and former resident of Diamondville, Wy, and Shelton, Neb. He was a heavy equipment mechanic. Before retiring in 2007, he worked for Hemphill Trucking.

He enjoyed hunting and watching old westerns. He also enjoyed spending time with his granddaughters. He especially enjoyed going to the PTSD group and talking to the other veterans.

He is survived by the love of his life Karen, sons, Dan of Adams, Neb., and Garey (Lisa) of Kemmerer, Wy, granddaughters Brittnay (Chandler) Marsh, Jentrie and Jaylyn Lacey, great-grandchildren Kaysen and Maci.

He is preceded in death by his mother Georgia Lacey, infant son David, brothers Pat Jr. and Earl (Squeaky).

Cremation has taken place and graveside services will be held later in Shelton, Neb.