Lawrence E. Aldrich, 72, Howe, died Friday, July 13, 2012 at his residence.
He was born September 16, 1939, in Angola, Ind., to Frankie and Margaret (Yesh) Aldrich.
He was a truck driver and worked for Entech in White Pigeon, Mich.
He was married September 2, 1977, in Mongo, to Pamela Rose. She survives.
Also surviving are three daughters, Theresa Aldrich, Porter, Ind., Lori Aldrich, Valparaiso, Ind., and Anissa McNall, White Pigeon, Mich.; two sons, Thomas Aldrich, Goshen, and Lawrence Aldrich Jr., Seattle, Wash.; six grandchildren; and one brother and sister-in-law, Larry and Ruth Anne Aldrich, Howe.
He was preceded in death by two brothers, LaVern and Leo Aldrich.
A private family gathering will be held at a later date.
Memorials may be directed to Black Pine Animal Sanctuary or LaGrange County Animal Shelter.
Online condolences may be sent at www.fruripmayfuneral home.com.
Frurip-May Funeral Home in LaGrange is in charge of arrangements.