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Lawrence J. Harding

April 3, 1939 ~ December 21, 2017 (age 78)

Harding, Lawrence J.

Bay City, Michigan


Lawrence J. Harding, age 78, was called home by his Heavenly Father on Thursday December 21, 2017 at McLaren Bay Region after a long hard fought battle with leukemia and cancer.  He was born April 3, 1939 in Bay City to the late Vern and Beulah (Olson) Harding.  Larry graduated from Bay City Central High School and went on to earn his associate degree.  Larry married the love of his life the former Phylis F. Sniecinski on June 3, 1972 at Trinity Ev. Lutheran Church and she survives him.  He served our country in the U.S. Army.  Larry was owner and operator of Harding Radio and T.V. store for over 55 years before retiring.  He was very passionate and enjoyed hunting, fishing and working in his flower garden.  Larry was involved in many civic and business organizations especially the Kiwanis Club.  Larry and Phylis had many beautiful memories of traveling all over the world together.  He was a member of Trinity Ev. Lutheran Church.  Surviving besides his wife Phylis is a niece, Cathy Springer.  He was predeceased by a sister and a brother in-law, Gloria and Lawrence Springer, and two nieces; Nanette and Cheryl Springer.  Funeral Service will take place on Thursday, January 11, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at Trinity Ev. Lutheran Church.  Pastor Joel Pankow will officiate followed by military honors by the Bay Co. Veteran’s Council.  Friends may call at the church only on Thursday from 10:00 a.m. until time of service.  Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider the American Cancer Society, the Leukemia Foundation or Trinity Ev. Lutheran Church.

 Service Information

January 11, 2018

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Trinity Ev. Lutheran Church
1010 33rd St.
Bay City, MI 48708

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