Orville Larry CREECH Sr.

Orville Larry Creech Sr, 72 years old, passed away peacefully at his home in Smithfield, Utah November 24, 2012. Born October 2, 1940, in Atkinson, Kansas. Longtime resident of Petaluma California, preceded in death by his wife Joann, is survived by his current wife Dianne, his children Kristi, Donna, Larry Jr, Randy and Kathy, 15 grandchildren, four great grandchildren. An avid local sports fan and umpire, seen in his cowboy hat and boots at Casa Grande and Petaluma High School events since the 1980s. The self-proclaimed "Humble Country Boy", was known to creatively voice his opinion from the stands. He is remembered for his generosity to those in need of a second chance to live One Day At A Time. His love, support and conviction will be sorely missed by his family and friends. Services to be held on Saturday, December 1 in Cornish, Utah, where upon he will be laid to rest

Published Online in the Press Democrat from Nov. 28 to Dec. 3, 2012