Larry Joe Klar 77

Larry Joe Klar 77, of Vista, CA died Nov 9, 2017, at his home.

Born in Marshalltown in 1940 to Max and Nellie (Moody) Klar, he attended school in LaMoille. He joined the Marines in 1963 and served in Vietnam. The farm boy loved the CA beaches and upon his honorable discharge he married Barbara Keagy. “Bobbie” was the love of his life and they shared 50 years of marriage. She survives along with 3 children and 7 grandchildren.

Local area surviving siblings include Dick (Nancy) Klar, Vickie (Shim) Krantman, Phyllis (Roger) Mason, Dottie (Nick) Giannetto. Niece; Kara Close. Nephews Zach Mason, Kyle Klar, Chad Klar.

Joe never knew a stranger and his home was always welcoming. He loved life, laughing and barbecuing in the warm sun.

In death Joe joins his Father and Mother, Max and Nell Klar.