Lawrence Porter “Larry” Root

Lawrence Porter  "Larry" Root

It is with deep sorrow that the family of Lawrence Porter Root announces his passing on Saturday, February 25, 2012 in Invermere, British Columbia at 87 years of age.

Larry was born on June 27, 1924 in Killdeer, Saskatchewan and leaves to mourn his passing his loving wife Mary (nee Dalton), son Kevin (Dorothy), daughters Tanis (Pat) and Ardis (Michael) and sister Bernice Smallpiece. He was predeceased by his siblings Ethel, Stanley, Ivan, Alice, Bill and Marian.

A memorial service for Larry was held on Tuesday, February 28, 2012 at Christ Church Trinity in Invermere, British Columbia. Those wishing to make a memorial donation in honour of Larry may do so to the: Heart & Stroke Foundation of BC & Yukon, Cranbrook Unit, #101, 105 – 9th Avenue South, Cranbrook, British Columbia, V1C 2M1.

Arrangements entrusted to McPherson Funeral Service.

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