ABBYVILLE – Larry W. Schmucker, 69, loving husband, dedicated father, and influential coach, went to meet his Lord on Feb. 19, 2013, at Hutchinson Regional Medical Center. He was born May 8, 1943, to Jess P. and Blanche L. (Walker) Schmucker.
Larry was a life-long member of Sterling Evangelical Bible Church. He graduated from Sterling College in 1966 with a Bachelor of Education degree. He was a teacher and basketball coach, having worked at Little River and Central Christian Schools, and most recently at Trinity Catholic High School.
On July 31, 1971, he married Charlotte A. Stucky in Moundridge, Kan. She survives. Other survivors include: his son, Jonathan Schmucker and his wife Ericah of Alexandria, Va.; brother, Don Schmucker and his wife Grace of O’Fallon, Mo. Larry was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Harvey Schmucker and his wife Carrie; and sister, Beulah Kueck and her husband Lloyd.