Larry Gene Smith passed away March 18, 2014 surrounded by his family.
He was married to his wife, Mary Jo, for 42 years. Surviving him are his two children, Daughter Melissa, and Son Shadric (Heather). He loved spending time with his three granddaughters Ashley, Kacy, and Ainsley, and cherished his short time with grandson Porter. Larry had a decorated career with the Colorado Department of Corrections which spanned over 26 years. He spent many of his days off taking care of his farm and riding his horses just outside of Wetmore. He will forever be missed by his family, friends, and co-workers. A Memorial Service will be held on March 24, 2014, at 11:00 am at the Evangelical Free Church at 3000 Main Street, Canon City, CO. A celebration of life will follow the Memorial Service. In lieu of flowers please donate to the Colorado Correctional Employees Scholarship Fund, www.ccesf.com.
~The greatness of a man is not in how much wealth he acquires, but in his integrity and his ability to affect those around him positively~
THANKS FOR EVERYTHING DAD!