Lawrence Norman Mehrhoff of Bland died Monday morning April 4, 2011 at the age of 92. Lawrence was born on June 9, 1918 in Osage County. On March 8, 1941, Larry was married to Della Brown and to this union a son and daughter were born.
Surviving Larry is a daughter Beverly Loughridge with her husband Bob of Belle and a son Norman with his wife Debra of Bland. There are four grandchildren Sean Loughridge with his wife Connie, Heather Green with her husband Mike, Jason Mehrhoff with his wife Wendy and Ryan with his wife Nickie. The great grandchildren are Madison, Nic, Braeden, Lenie, D.J., Brandon, Kale, Trevis, Carlee, Molly, Blake and Daxton, and great great grand daughter Anissa.
Larry is preceded in death by his wife Della and a brother Alfred Mehrhoff.
Larry worked for the railroad and was a night watchman for the shoe factory. Larry was a farmer, carpenter, and a painter. He also worked for Kingsford, Amex, and Playmaster