MESA, Ariz. – Larry Westerbeck, of Mesa, Ariz., passed away Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013, at home.
Born Oct. 11, 1940, in Burlington, Ill., the son of Milton and Marie Westerbeck, he married Elaine Larson on July 2, 1960, in DeKalb.
Larry worked at Anaconda Wire and Cable Co. for 20 years and lived in Sycamore until moving to Mesa.
He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Elaine; children, Dale (Ann) Westerbeck and Bonnie (Rob) Boddy; and many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and brother, Darrel Westerbeck.
He donated his body to science.
Published in Daily Chronicle on Oct. 19, 2013