Larry De Paepe
Born: August 8, 1944
Died: June 11, 2021
HENNEPIN – Larry De Paepe, 76, of Hennepin, formerly of East Moline, passed away on Friday, June 11th, surrounded by family after an extended illness with congestive heart failure.
Service will be at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, June 16, 2021 at Dysart–Cofoid Funeral Chapel. Fr. Patrick De Meulemeester will officiate. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery, Hennepin. Visitation will be from 9 to 11 a.m. on Wednesday, June 16, 2021 at the Dysart – Cofoid Funeral Chapel, Granville.
Larry was born in Moline, IL on August 8, 1944 to Charles De Paepe and Margaret (State) De Paepe Larson. He married Cheryl (Correll) De Paepe on August 16, 1969 in Peru. Larry worked for Eagle Food Centers in East Moline, Peru, Morris and Princeton in several capacities before being employed at Dynegy Midwest Generation, formerly Illinois Power, in Hennepin, IL as a lab technician. He served on the Hennepin Water Board and the Hennepin Park District Board. He was also a member of the Hennepin Lions Club.
Survivors include his wife, Cheryl Correll De Paepe of Hennepin; son, Craig De Paepe of Corona, CA; granddaughter, Cadija De Paepe of Corona, CA; brothers, Donald (Debbie) Larson of Davenport, IA and Ronald (Sherri) Larson of Alsip, IL; sisters, Lori Larson (Tim) Tigges of East Moline, Susan Larson La Caille of Rock Island and Kym Larson Kershaw of Florence, AL and a number of nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his sister, Diane De Paepe Clodfelte; and a grandchild, Julian Phoenix De Paepe.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association
or the donor's choice.
Pallbearers will be Donald Larson, Shayne Larson, Ronald Larson, Ronnie Larson Jr. Tim Tigges, Steve Hernandez and Carl Cisek.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.dcfunerals.com
Published by News Tribune on Jun. 16, 2021.