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Information for Lawrence R. Hochstetler

13 September, 1938 - 14 November, 1996

From the Idaho Press-Tribune

November, 1996
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Lawrence R.
"Larry" Hochstetler

   Lawrence R. "Larry" Hochstetler, 58, of Nampa, died Thursday, Nov. 14, 1996, at his home.  Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday, Nov. 18, 1996, at the Alsip Funeral Chapel, Nampa.  Burial will follow in the Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Caldwell.
    Larry was born on September 13, 1938, in Luck, Wisconsin, the son of Homer and Ida Olson Hochstetler.  He was raised and educated in Wisconsin and Minnesota.  He joined the U.S. Air Force in 1959 and served until 1963.  He married Pat Inman and to this marriage his three children were born.  He married Joyce Henrichs on April 3, 1982, in Nampa where they have made their home.
    He drove bus for Greyhound for a few years and then began driving long haul truck for many years. For the last five years he drove truck for Doug Andrus Trucking in Idaho Falls.
    He enjoyed camping, traveling, and being in the mountains very much.  He was a backdoor mechanic and was known in the family as Mr. Fix It.
    He is survived by: His wife, Joyce of Nampa; a daughter, Shelley Hargrove of Broken Arrow, OK; two sons, Dusty Huen of Broken Arrow, OK and Todd Huen of Des Moines, IA; two stepsons Kirk Henrichs of Nampa and Ty Henrichs of Cody, WY; two brothers, Orby Hochstetler and Leo Hochstetler both of Moorhead, MN; four sisters, Lois Reed of Ames, IA, Velma Smedsrud of Harmony, MN, Marlene Stevenson of West Fargo, SD and Twylah Squire of Brooklyn Park, MN; five grandchildren; and three step grandchildren.
    He was preceded in death by his parents.
    Friends may call at the Alsip Funeral Chapel on Sunday from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. and on Monday from 8 a.m. to noon.
    Memorials may be made to the Mercy Hospice Program, 1512 12th Ave. Rd., Nampa, Idaho, 83686, or flowers may be sent.

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