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,
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
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.