Orthetta "Teddy" Larkin

LARKIN, ORTHETTA "TEDDY," 94, of Louisville, passed away on Friday, November 22, 2013 at Seneca Place.

Born in Louisville, the former Orthetta LaVerne Thompson was a bookkeeper at Buechel Auto Supply, and a member of the Model A Car Club, Kyana Car Club and Southeast Christian Church.

She was preceded in death by her loving husband James E. Larkin; mother, Catherine Diehl Bisig and her husband, Edward Bisig; her father, Bernard Thompson; and brothers, Bernard and Harold Thompson.

Teddy is survived by her daughter, Phyllis Knapke (Michael); two grandchildren, Kimberly Barber (Phil) and Kristopher Knapke; and four great-grandchildren, Katelyn, Philip and Kevin Barber and Kaden Knapke.

Her funeral service will be at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, November 26, 2013 at Southeast Christian Church, with burial to follow in Resthaven Cemetery. Visitation will be on Monday from 4-8 p.m. at Highlands Funeral Home, 3331 Taylorsville Road.

Expressions of sympathy may be made to the .

The family would like to express their thanks and appreciation for the loving care given during her stay at Seneca Place.


Funeral Home

Highlands Family-Owned Funeral Home
3331 Taylorsville Rd. Louisville, KY 40205

Published in The Courier-Journal on Nov. 24, 2013