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IN MEMORIAM - Larry Joe Black
Galveston

Larry Joe Black, Jr., 44, of Galveston, passed away on Saturday, July 8, 2017, at his residence.

Larry was born December 14, 1972. He attended Galveston schools and graduated from Ball High in 1992. He was employed by the Galveston County Sheriff Department and Farmer’s Marine Copper Works. He was a jack of all trades and helpful to many.

He is preceded in death by his father, Larry Black, Sr.; grandparents Eddie and Leacy Ruttiger and Matilda Black.

Larry is survived by his mother, Nancy Wenning Black; brother, Skip Wenning; sister, Amy Black Gonzales and husband, Roy Gonzales, Sr.; nephews: Anthony Black, Roy Gonzales, Jr., Rey Gonzales and Jaydyn Gonzales; nieces: Jordan Wenning, Ava Wenning and Elayah Gonzales; and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.

Pallbearers will be Ronnie Ruttiger, Jr., Mark Kelso, Hans Hagaland, Richard O’Valle, Jeff Roberts and Adam Popovich.

Larry’s family will receive visitors starting at 12 noon on Friday, July 14, 2017, at Malloy & Son Funeral Home with a ceremony starting at 1:45 pm. Interment will follow at Mt. Olivet Cemetery in Dickinson, TX.

A celebration of Larry’s life will be held at Jamaica Beach Park a 5:00 on Friday, July 14, 2017.

In lieu of flowers, please make memorials to the charity of your choice.

To share a memory or leave a condolence, please visit Larry’s page at www.malloyfuneralsandcremations.com.